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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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Architects of Change, 8, Traditional and the New
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Approximately 370 million people belong to indigenous communities in some 70 countries around the world. They are the descendents of the first people to inhabit their native lands, long before colonization, and generally adopt lifestyles that incorporate their ancestral traditions. Their survival is closely tied t...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 3, To Innovate Is to Imitate
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 53 mins
In just one century, technological and scientific progress has made unprecedented improvements in living conditions possible. Nonetheless, we are now realizing that these technical advances carried within them the seeds of many of today’s environmental and social problems. A new scientific approach is opening th...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 53 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 1, Wages of Hope
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directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 1 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
An informal sector groups together a variety of business activities which do not conform to the standard model for developed countries, or which operate beyond official regulation. This type of work is a major influence on a global scale. Many people who lack formal education or adequate training manage to get by,...
directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 1 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Arctic Territories, 5, Rangers of Puvirnituq
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directed by Vic Pelletier and Ole Gjerstad, fl. 1991-2015, in Arctic Territories, 5 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 28 mins
Life has quickly changed in Puvirnituq, Nunavik where Inuits from all over the east coast of Hudson Bay have settled. Although its houses are new and the Internet holds no secrets for its youth, Puvirnituq maintains its customs despite constant change. Rangers, Canadian Forces reservists, are one of the most solid...
directed by Vic Pelletier and Ole Gjerstad, fl. 1991-2015, in Arctic Territories, 5 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 28 mins
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Arlit: Deuxieme Paris
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directed by Idrissou Mora-Kpai, 1967-; produced by Idrissou Mora-Kpai, 1967- and Jeanette Jouili, fl. 2005, MKJ Films (California Newsreel, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins
Arlit is a case study in environmental racism set in a uranium mining town in the Sahara desert of Niger. Here European corporations extract nuclear power and profits leaving behind disease, contamination and unemployment. Ironically the primary activities of Arlit today is waiting, waiting to die of radiation re...
directed by Idrissou Mora-Kpai, 1967-; produced by Idrissou Mora-Kpai, 1967- and Jeanette Jouili, fl. 2005, MKJ Films (California Newsreel, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins
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Countries in a Hot Spot
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directed by Jens Pedersen; produced by Jens Pedersen (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2009), 32 mins
Countries in a Hot Spot Documentary Director and producer Jens Pedersen Produced by Pedersen & Co. for DR Duration 28 min. Year of Production 2009 Original Title I Klemme i Klimaet 1 Across the world weather is changing. But depending on where one happens to live, the changes have very different consequences. T...
directed by Jens Pedersen; produced by Jens Pedersen (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2009), 32 mins
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Death on the Silk Road
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directed by Richard Hering and Stuart Tanner (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 5 mins
This extraordinary undercover report from China exposes the suffering of thousands of Chinese whose lives have been destroyed by nuclear testing. It presents exclusive evidence from inside China of spiraling levels of cancer and birth deformities among the population of Xinjiang province - part of the Great Silk R...
directed by Richard Hering and Stuart Tanner (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 5 mins
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Deep Time
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directed by Noah Hutton, 1987-; produced by Jesse Miller, fl. 2015, Sara'o Bery, fl. 2009 and Noah Hutton, 1987-, Couple 3 Films and Crude Independence (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2016), 1 hour 30 mins
A kaleidoscopic study of the recent oil boom in North Dakota, Deep Time is an award winning documentary that focuses on the impact the fossil fuel business has on the environment and on how it affects local landowners, state officials and the Indigenous Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation. A complex take on a timel...
directed by Noah Hutton, 1987-; produced by Jesse Miller, fl. 2015, Sara'o Bery, fl. 2009 and Noah Hutton, 1987-, Couple 3 Films and Crude Independence (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2016), 1 hour 30 mins
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e2, Season 4, Episode 2, Paris: Velo Liberte
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directed by Tad Fettig, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Midori Willoughby, fl. 2006, kontentreal, in e2, Season 4, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 25 mins
Paris’ ambitious public-private Vélib’ bike initiative encourages residents to forgo cars for bikes and public transportation. In the process, the program has fostered a unique popular culture, complete with its own language, jokes and pick-up lines. If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Paris Mayor...
directed by Tad Fettig, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Midori Willoughby, fl. 2006, kontentreal, in e2, Season 4, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 25 mins
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