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24 Hours on Earth, Episode 2, Day
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produced by Chloë Pearne, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 24 Hours on Earth, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 49 mins
The sun creates the daily rhythm for life on earth, hour by hour its exact position is critical. For every animal, each day is packed with both danger and opportunity. Some hunt in the blazing midday heat, others in the darkness of night. Animals have evolved astonishing strategies to exploit these key moments in...
produced by Chloë Pearne, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 24 Hours on Earth, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 49 mins
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24 Hours on Earth, Episode 2, Night
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produced by Chloë Pearne, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 24 Hours on Earth, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 49 mins
The sun creates the daily rhythm for life on earth, hour by hour its exact position is critical. For every animal, each day is packed with both danger and opportunity. Some hunt in the blazing midday heat, others in the darkness of night. Animals have evolved astonishing strategies to exploit these key moments in...
produced by Chloë Pearne, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation, in 24 Hours on Earth, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 49 mins
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80 Meters Below the Summit
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directed by Pavol Barabas, 1959-; produced by K2 Studio (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2008), 54 mins
In the Taplejung District of Nepal, Kanchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world behind Mt. Everest and K2. Translated it means, "the five treasures of snows" because it contains five peaks - four of which stand above 27,000 feet - the highest standing at 28,169 feet. Climbers face below freezing temper...
directed by Pavol Barabas, 1959-; produced by K2 Studio (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2008), 54 mins
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216 Beach Walk, Waikiki
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directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
The film's title, 216 Beach Walk, Waikiki (2018, 30mins), refers to the former address of author Jack London during his period in Hawaii in 1915-16 when he was stimulating interest in the islands through his writings. By chance, the same location is now the back door of Trump Int’l Hotel Waikiki. In the film, hi...
directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
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Aamakaar - The Turtle People
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directed by Surabhi Sharma, fl. 2001 (Corte Madera, CA: Green Planet Films, 2002), 1 hour 17 mins
A people of a village in North Kerala fight to preserve their village, and their livelihoods, threatened by sand mining on their estuary. For the last ten years they have been conserving Olive Ridley Turtles that come to their beach to nest. They see the preservation of a species on the verge of extinction as an e...
directed by Surabhi Sharma, fl. 2001 (Corte Madera, CA: Green Planet Films, 2002), 1 hour 17 mins
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Acacia Tree Ants
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
Acacia ants have a symbiotic relationship with the bullhorn acacia tree and offer the tree protection in return for food.
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
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Acquaculture
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 3 mins
Located off the coast of Panama, the world's largest open-ocean fish farm raises hundreds of thousands of cobia fish in colossal underwater pods. Brian O'Hanlon, whose company runs the farms, hopes to bring this sustainable aquaculture approach to more coasts, and cobia to more plates.
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 3 mins
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Acts of Defiance (TV Version)
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directed by Alec G. MacLeod; produced by Mark Zannis, fl. 1992, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1992), 1 hour 29 mins
A film account of events preceding and during the summer of 1990 with particular reference to the so-called "Mohawk Crisis." The film focuses on the Mohawk territory of Kahnawake but also reflects on Canada at a particular time in its history.
directed by Alec G. MacLeod; produced by Mark Zannis, fl. 1992, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1992), 1 hour 29 mins
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Adapting to Climate Change in the Smaller Pacific Island States
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produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
Climate Change is among the most serious challenges facing Pacific Island countries and territories. The small island nations of Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati and Federated States of Micronesia are no exception particularly with the impacts posed to their communities. This documentary is part of a series of infor...
produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
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Addicted to Plastic
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(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 1 hour 25 mins

From styrofoam cups to artificial organs, plastics are perhaps the most ubiquitous and versatile material ever invented. No invention in the past 100 years has had more influence and presence than synthetics. But such progress has had a cost.

For better and for worse, no ecosystem or segment of human activity has...

(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 1 hour 25 mins
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