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Baymen
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directed by Glenn Gebhard, fl. 1986; produced by Glenn Gebhard, fl. 1986 and Mario Congreve, fl. 1998, Desert Steel Productions and Pacific View Productions (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1999), 30 mins
This video portrays the work of men who continue to earn a living by harvesting shellfish from Long Island Bay, near New York City, and selling them to local markets. It not only shows the peculiarities and hardships of this type of work but also reveals the threats to this traditional occupation from pollution of...
directed by Glenn Gebhard, fl. 1986; produced by Glenn Gebhard, fl. 1986 and Mario Congreve, fl. 1998, Desert Steel Productions and Pacific View Productions (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1999), 30 mins
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Building Connections, Case Studies in Environmentally Responsible Design
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produced by Insight Media, in Building Connections (District of Columbia: American Institute of Architects, 1994), 1 hour 17 mins
This documentary, produced by the American Institute of Architects, is about case studies featuring buildings which display environmentally responsible design.
produced by Insight Media, in Building Connections (District of Columbia: American Institute of Architects, 1994), 1 hour 17 mins
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City of Tomorrow
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presented by Rachel Crane, 1985-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 20 mins

The city of tomorrow might already be here. Right now, 21st century challenges like greenhouse gases, crime and high energy costs — are being met worldwide with real innovation. In the coming years communities will grow at an amazing pace. The United Nations predicts by 2030, 60% of the world will live in cities...

presented by Rachel Crane, 1985-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 20 mins
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Elements, Elements, Episode 19
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 25 mins
Cause And Effect- USA: Obesity problem -- new ideas of cycle karaoke and rollercise now very popular. Water- Absence of safe water supply leads to disease and death in the developing world. Air- Britain: Scientists use DNA marketing technique to learn more about bumblebees. Earth- Kenya: Women become environmental...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 25 mins
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Green Economy, Season 2, Episode 14, Waterway Superfunds, Part #2
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presented by Andrew Mallory, fl. 2000 and Don McCoy, fl. 2014; produced by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014, Film Ideas, in Green Economy, Season 2, Episode 14 (United States: Film Ideas, 2014), 21 mins
In this program we will compare other rivers where industry has left its mark. Rivers like the mighty Hudson where PCB clean up has been revolutionized. New Jersey’s Passaic River, which is considered one of the most polluted bodies of water anywhere. The Gowanus Canal that runs through Brooklyn New York where y...
presented by Andrew Mallory, fl. 2000 and Don McCoy, fl. 2014; produced by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014, Film Ideas, in Green Economy, Season 2, Episode 14 (United States: Film Ideas, 2014), 21 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 2
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
Greenhouse Barge- Showing New Yorkers how is this travelling greenhouse barge which grows enough vegetables to supply 25 people for one year. Its designer hopes that it will encourage residents to use the city’s 5,000 hectares of rooftops to create their own vegetable gardens. Newspaper Handbags- When part of t...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
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Idle Threat: Man on Emission
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directed by George Pakenham, fl. 2012; produced by George Pakenham, fl. 2012 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 37 mins
Idling engines consume more than 6 billion gallons of gasoline worldwide annually, a significant but little-known contributor to local air pollution, respiratory disease and global climate change. Idle Threat is a lively look at one man’s spirited struggle to improve public health by raising awareness about idl...
directed by George Pakenham, fl. 2012; produced by George Pakenham, fl. 2012 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 37 mins
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Lavender Lake: Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal
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directed by Alison Prete; produced by Rough on Rats Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 54 mins
South Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal, opened in 1866, was once hailed as one of the shortest and most important waterways in the world. It was also known as one of the world's dirtiest. Its putrid, perfumed airs were highly recommended for head colds. After one hundred thirty years of raw sewage, toxic sludge, dumped co...
directed by Alison Prete; produced by Rough on Rats Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 54 mins
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Nature Inc., Episode 3, Trees on Tap
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produced by Krisztina Katona, fl. 2004, One Planet Pictures and Dev TV, in Nature Inc., Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 21 mins
Every year we spend billions of dollars pumping and purifying water for the world’s ever-expanding cities. But why bother building a desalination plant when a forest will do the same job for a fraction of the price? NATURE INC. goes to New York, Ecuador and Jordan to see how the authorities are waking up to the...
produced by Krisztina Katona, fl. 2004, One Planet Pictures and Dev TV, in Nature Inc., Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 21 mins
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