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Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 1, Awakening
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produced by Patrick Morris, fl. 1997 and Brian Leith, fl. 1983-2014, Brian Leith Productions, in Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
Our awareness of Nature is growing. As we discover its role in our modern world and realize its true value, action is being taken to protect and restore it. This story is told by contributors who reveal the awakening of a new era.
produced by Patrick Morris, fl. 1997 and Brian Leith, fl. 1983-2014, Brian Leith Productions, in Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
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Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 2, Understanding
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produced by Patrick Morris, fl. 1997 and Brian Leith, fl. 1983-2014, Brian Leith Productions, in Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
A new understanding of the way Nature works is helping us find some ways of fixing it. As our understanding deepens, we realize that everything is connected, and by helping to restore Nature we all benefit, humans and animals alike.
produced by Patrick Morris, fl. 1997 and Brian Leith, fl. 1983-2014, Brian Leith Productions, in Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
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Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 3, Changing
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produced by Patrick Morris, fl. 1997 and Brian Leith, fl. 1983-2014, Brian Leith Productions, in Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
Our world is governed by the rules of Nature, and we are seeing it unleash its power. As global warming accelerates, it’s clear that restoring Nature is our only defense against an uncertain future. Are we ready to change our destiny?
produced by Patrick Morris, fl. 1997 and Brian Leith, fl. 1983-2014, Brian Leith Productions, in Age of Nature, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 55 mins
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Aquaponic Farming Saves Water, But Can It Feed The Country?
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presented by Cat Wise, fl. 1997 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2015), 6 mins
Aquaponics, a system of farming that uses no soil, also uses far less water than traditional agriculture. But while the technique is gaining attention, it remains a very niche way to grow produce due to economic limitations. Special correspondent Cat Wise reports from Half Moon Bay, California.
presented by Cat Wise, fl. 1997 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2015), 6 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 4, Philanthropy and Capitalism
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directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 4 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
The economic, social and environmental issues of our time gradually transform our worldview. Soon, it will become essential to redefine the standards of our capitalist societies and to put capitalism to the test in the face of the new realities of man’s place in the world’s economy. Are the concepts of entrepr...
directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 4 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 5, Made to Last
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directed by Laurent Lutaid, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 5 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
The exponential increase in the number of humans on the planet has resulted in the urgent need to find new strategies to deal with the housing issue. At a time when the future of the planet is a constant source of concern, it is worthwhile to re-examine how we design and build our homes and cities in order to meet...
directed by Laurent Lutaid, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 5 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 8, Towards the Sustainable Management of Forests
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
The situation of the world's forests is more worrying than ever. It is estimated that over three quarters of virgin forests have already disappeared and those that remain are disappearing at the rate of several million hectares per year. As well as compromising humankind's quality of life and biodiversity, this si...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 10, Rebuilding with our Hands
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 10 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
The history of mankind has been tainted by armed conflicts provoked by religious, territorial or even ideological disputes. Loss of life, bombing, pillage, explosions, rape and torture are but a few of the direct consequences of these wars. Long after the event conflicts leave scars that are difficult to heal. All...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 10 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 1, Visionaries
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 1 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Revolutionizing the world is an ambitious project to say the least, and our dream will only become reality if we are willing to take things one step at a time. More and more people agree that we must act locally to create a global impact. However, in order to change people’s mentalities and habits, we need to he...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 1 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 2, Textiles and Materials
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
The textile industry, at the forefront of the industrial revolution for several centuries, is one of the planet’s most polluting modern-day industries. Of principle concern is the cultivation of cotton which is a heavy consumer of pesticides. It is high time for a new industrial revolution. This is exactly what...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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