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Arctic Quest
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directed by Jeff Barrie, fl. 1993-2017 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2000), 57 mins

At the Youth Environmental Summit, 300 environmentally-concerned high school students vote to restrict oil drilling in the Alaskan national wilderness. Five of them then raise the money to travel to Alaska "in search for the truth." Accompanied by videographer Jeff Barrie, they interview residents of large towns a...

directed by Jeff Barrie, fl. 1993-2017 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2000), 57 mins
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Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 3, Alaska
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directed by Rob Sullivan, 1971-; presented by Bruce Parry, 1969-; produced by James Smith, fl. 1973, in Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
Bruce travels to Alaska, America's last great wilderness, where modern-day pioneers are harvesting the vast natural wealth of the seas. Bruce learns the ropes onboard a salmon-fishing boat, and dives to the bottom of the Bering Sea to look for gold. In the far north Bruce witnesses the annual whale hunt of the I...
directed by Rob Sullivan, 1971-; presented by Bruce Parry, 1969-; produced by James Smith, fl. 1973, in Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
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Birthplace Of The Winds: Sea Kayaking Alaska
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directed by Jon Bowermaster, 1954-; produced by Jon Bowermaster, 1954- (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2006), 27 mins
A three-week long journey — from California, through British Columbia and Alaska — delivered us to one of the loneliest and least known spots on Earth (halfway between Russia and Alaska), where the Pacific Ocean and the Bering Sea collide at what the Aleuts called ‘the birthplace of the winds.’
directed by Jon Bowermaster, 1954-; produced by Jon Bowermaster, 1954- (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 2006), 27 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6, Native American Communities Affected by Climate Change Plan for the Future
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
Native Americans from Maine to Washington State convened for a conference at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian. Their goal: to discuss the effects of climate change on tribal communities.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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Global Warning, Part 1
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produced by KM Records, in Global Warning (New York, NY: Big Media, 2009), 25 mins
This is a topical series which takes a peek into some of the ecological and environmental problems that are knocking on our planet’s door. Man’s handling of the environment has raised issues like pollution, rainforest devastation, desertification, erosion besides effacing a few animal species. Global Warning a...
produced by KM Records, in Global Warning (New York, NY: Big Media, 2009), 25 mins
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Great Big Story, The Sled Dogs of Denali
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 2 mins
In Alaska's Denali National Park, you'll find six million acres of sprawling forests, majestic mountains, active glaciers and flowing rivers. In the midst of this vast natural beauty, around two million acres of federally protected wilderness exists. Here motorized transport is prohibited. So how does one get arou...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 2 mins
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Great Big Story, Uncharted: Alaska's Secret Ice Caves
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 1 min
Mendenhall Glacier is a spectacular 12-mile-long glacier near Juneau, Alaska. Ice caves make up its surreal interior. Only the truly adventurous can access its icy walls, as the trip to see them requires a kayak trip, an ice climb and once you're inside, the faith that the glacier’s melting walls won't give way....
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 1 min
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In the Americas with David Yetman, Season 3, Episode 10, Alaska: The wilderness of the volcanoes
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directed by Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012; presented by David Yetman, 1941-; produced by David Yetman, 1941- and Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012, Arizona Board of Regents, in In the Americas with David Yetman, Season 3, Episode 10 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2013), 26 mins
Two of Alaska’s vast national parks, Lake Clark and Katmai, have endured a heritage of volcanic explosions. Lake Clark is a wilderness of endless forests, lakes, marshes, glaciers, and recently active volcanoes, while nearby Katmai, born of one of history’s most violent explosions, shows the aftermath of a cat...
directed by Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012; presented by David Yetman, 1941-; produced by David Yetman, 1941- and Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012, Arizona Board of Regents, in In the Americas with David Yetman, Season 3, Episode 10 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2013), 26 mins
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Land of the Eagle, Episode 7, The First and Last Frontier
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produced by Paul Reddish, fl. 1986, British Broadcasting Corporation and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Land of the Eagle, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 49 mins
The story of how North America was discovered and tamed is told through two sets of eyes: the native Indians and the European newcomers. The series, which received a Finalist Certificate at the New York Festival, is a magnificent hotchpotch of paintings, photographs, old songs played on period instruments, contemp...
produced by Paul Reddish, fl. 1986, British Broadcasting Corporation and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Land of the Eagle, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 49 mins
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The Last Days of Shishmaref
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directed by Jan Louter, fl. 1991; produced by Juul Kappelhof, fl. 2007, LLiNK and Miroir Film (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 1 hour 32 mins
An astounding documentary on the first victims of global warming, The Last Days of Shishmaref travels to a small village in northwest Alaska, home to an Inupiaq Eskimo community, where homes are literally falling into the sea. The entire village is expected to disappear within 10 years.
directed by Jan Louter, fl. 1991; produced by Juul Kappelhof, fl. 2007, LLiNK and Miroir Film (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 1 hour 32 mins
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