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The Water Cries: Episode 11
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directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
EPISODE 11: Episode 11 explores the feasibility of transporting water from water-rich areas to areas where water is scarce. In northern China they are faced with draught conditions while in southern China they are dealing with the opposite, as floods ravish the land. China is planning to transfer water in south Ch...
directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
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The Water Cries: Episode 12
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directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
EPISODE 12: Two of the major rivers of China Huanghe River and Changjiang River, originate from Qinghai province. There is a huge project in China to transfer water from one river to another in order to help northern cities, such as Tianjin and Xi'an, that have severe water shortages. Some experts say that these...
directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
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The Water Cries: Episode 13
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directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
EPISODE 13: Is there something China can learn from Israel about saving water? Israel is a country famous for water saving technologies and regulations while still experiencing rapid development. When flushing a toilet in any Chinese city, a person flushes away the amount of water desperately needed by a family fo...
directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
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The Water Cries: Episode 14
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directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 9 secs
EPISODE 14: Saving water is one of the most effective ways to solve China's water crisis. This requires the cooperation of all people living in China. Experts in China advise that the best way to save water is to increase the price of water. For example, In Tianjin city in northern China, college students must use...
directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 9 secs
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The Water Cries: Episode 15
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directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
EPISODE 15: The fifteenth episode of the documentary series deals with this question: 'Where do we find the answers to the water crisis problems?' Examples abound as to the severity of the water crisis problem: Maduo, a county located at the source water of the Yellow River, used to be known for having thousands o...
directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
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The Water Cries: Episode 16
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directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
EPISODE 16: The sixteenth episode examines the broader picture of the current water crisis. Grasslands becoming dessert is not just a problem for China, but also a problem for many places on this earth. Global warming is a serious problem for all the people living today, because it can cause flood, drought. How ca...
directed by Wang Meng (China: China International TV), 30 mins
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Water for Tonoumassé
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directed by Garry Beitel; produced by Garry Beitel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 33 mins
During the long, dry season in the south of Togo, in West Africa, a woman's day began at 1:00 a.m. with an eight-hour trek for water. Unbeknownst to her, the water so arduously collected was contaminated. Water for Tonoumassé shows the efforts of a group of villagers to get clean water by drilling a well nearby....
directed by Garry Beitel; produced by Garry Beitel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 33 mins
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Water Puppetry in Vietnam: An Ancient Tradition in a Modern World
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directed by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012; produced by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2012), 32 mins
The ancient tradition of water puppetry has gained worldwide attention in recent years for its lively and unique reflection of agrarian life in the wet-rice villages of northern Vietnam. As water puppetry has grown in popularity among tourists, modern practitioners have altered key components of their performances...
directed by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012; produced by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2012), 32 mins
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Water Wars
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directed by Jim Burroughs, fl. 1981-2010; produced by Suzanne Bauman, fl. 1982-2013, Jim Burroughs, fl. 1981-2010 and Marieke Oudejans, fl. 2007-2016, Rains and Rivers (Production company) (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 56 mins
The nation of Bangladesh is prey to every threat from water known to man. WATER WARS: When Drought, Flood and Greed Collide tells the story of this land at war with not only rising seas, but devastating floods and droughts -- from India's dams dumping their excess in the wet season and siphoning off river water in...
directed by Jim Burroughs, fl. 1981-2010; produced by Suzanne Bauman, fl. 1982-2013, Jim Burroughs, fl. 1981-2010 and Marieke Oudejans, fl. 2007-2016, Rains and Rivers (Production company) (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 56 mins
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Waterfalls of Hawaii
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produced by Ford Motor Company (Detroit, MI: Ford Motor Company, 1917), 19 secs
This early documentary from the Ford Motor Company shows views of the waterfalls of Hawaii in the early 20th Century.
produced by Ford Motor Company (Detroit, MI: Ford Motor Company, 1917), 19 secs
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