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Amazonia Inc.
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directed by Matias Palma and Sabrina Bogado; produced by Sagui Films and Levante Filmes (New York, NY: Shami Media Group, 2017), 1 hour 20 mins
This documentary explores an unknown civilizations of the Brazilian Amazon who risk their lives to protect their forest. In order to save the exploitation of the environment by big corporations, they have to create legal institutions.
directed by Matias Palma and Sabrina Bogado; produced by Sagui Films and Levante Filmes (New York, NY: Shami Media Group, 2017), 1 hour 20 mins
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Amazonia: Voices from the Rainforest
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directed by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991; produced by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991, Amazonia Film Project (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1991), 1 hour 9 mins
For 500 years the indigenous people of the Amazon have defended their homeland against the invasion that has brought the mass extinction of over 700 tribes and destruction of the rainforests in which they live. Amazonia gives voice to these native people, as well as the riverine dwellers, rubber tappers, and small...
directed by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991; produced by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991, Amazonia Film Project (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1991), 1 hour 9 mins
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Ambassadors of the Sky
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directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions (Canada: Brandy Y Productions, 2016), 45 mins
Ambassadors of the Sky is a documentary by Canadian filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk about how Canada is leading the way when it comes to dark sky preservation and the fight against light pollution.The film takes us to dark sky preserves in Wood Buffalo, Jasper and Elk Island National Parks where the public is learning ab...
directed by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008; produced by Brandy Yanchyk, fl. 2008, Brandy Y Productions (Canada: Brandy Y Productions, 2016), 45 mins
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American Experience, Rachel Carson
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directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Rafael de la Uz, fl. 2001 and Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998, 42nd Parallel Films, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 54 mins
Rachel Carson provides an illuminating and inspiring portrait of a seminal figure whose writings changed the course of our nation and are still highly relevant today.
directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Rafael de la Uz, fl. 2001 and Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998, 42nd Parallel Films, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 54 mins
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American Experience, Season 29, Episode 3, Rachel Carson's Silent Spring
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presented by David McCullough, 1933-; produced by Neil Goodwin, fl. 1974, WGBH Boston and Peace River Films, in American Experience, Season 29, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2007), 55 mins
When Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was published in 1962, the book became a phenomenon. A passionate and eloquent warning about the long-term dangers of pesticides, the book unleashed an extraordinary national debate and was greeted by vigorous attacks from the chemical industry. But it would also inspire Presid...
presented by David McCullough, 1933-; produced by Neil Goodwin, fl. 1974, WGBH Boston and Peace River Films, in American Experience, Season 29, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2007), 55 mins
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American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1, The Swamp
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directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
The Swamp tells the dramatic story of humanity's attempts to conquer the Florida Everglades, one of nature's most mysterious and unique ecosystems. Home to a profusion of plants and animals found nowhere else on the continent, the Everglades was an immense watershed covering the southern half of the Florida penins...
directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
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Ancient Futures
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directed by John Page, fl. 1993; produced by International Society for Ecology & Culture (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1993), 1 hour
Ancient Futures is a remarkable look at the root causes of our environmental and social crises, and a powerful challenge to re-examine what we mean by "progress." Ladakh, or "Little Tibet," is a harsh, beautiful land high in the Western Himalayas of India. A model of sustainable living, the traditional Ladakh cult...
directed by John Page, fl. 1993; produced by International Society for Ecology & Culture (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1993), 1 hour
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Ancient Futures: Learning From Ladakh
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produced by John Page, fl. 1993 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 1993), 1 hour
How we can learn about ecological solutions from an ancient culture? Ladakh, or Little Tibet, is a wildly beautiful desert land high in the western Himalayas. It is a place of few resources and an extreme climate. Yet, for more than a thousand years, it has been home to a thriving culture. Then came development. C...
produced by John Page, fl. 1993 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films, 1993), 1 hour
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Animal Predation: Salamander vs. Bugs
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
Animal Predation: Salamander vs. Bugs. The barred tiger salamander may look cute, but to any insects passing by, it's a deadly predator.
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
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Animal Tracks, Animal Tracks, Episode 12
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produced by Elisa Thomson, fl. 2011 and Andrew Thomson, fl. 2009-2011, Astro Media Pty Ltd, in Animal Tracks (New York, NY: Big Media, 2011), 25 mins
From cute and cuddly, to spiky and slimy, Animal Tracks looks at how animals and humans co-exist on our fragile planet. Trek to the depths of the jungle to see what's being done to save our most endangered species. Discover the many ways animals are contributing to advances in medical technology.
produced by Elisa Thomson, fl. 2011 and Andrew Thomson, fl. 2009-2011, Astro Media Pty Ltd, in Animal Tracks (New York, NY: Big Media, 2011), 25 mins
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