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The Adventurers of Species, In Praise of Slow, Monique and the sloths
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directed by Franck Sanson, fl. 2005; produced by Pronto Prod, in The Adventurers of Species (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2018), 53 mins
The emblematic sloth, inspiring a certain form of wisdom, is threatened by human activity such as deforestation. Monique Pool, Surinam scientist with Dutch origins, is dedicated to the protection of this iconic species.
directed by Franck Sanson, fl. 2005; produced by Pronto Prod, in The Adventurers of Species (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2018), 53 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 3, Energy for Change
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directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Since the invention of fire, humankind has not ceased to invest time and money in the research and exploitation of new sources of energy. A never-ending challenge faces us, as our current lifestyles are largely dependent on energy resources extracted from our planet. Mastering the use these various elements, renew...
directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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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 Territories, 2, Race for the North Pole
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directed by Ole Gjerstad, fl. 1991-2015 and Vic Pelletier, in Arctic Territories, 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 28 mins
It is no longer a secret that the Arctic holds great mineral resources, from oil to natural gas to gold and diamonds. Each nation whose borders touch the Far North wants their share of the pie. This is why Russia, Norway, Denmark, the United States and Canada have undertaken in the course of recent years to establ...
directed by Ole Gjerstad, fl. 1991-2015 and Vic Pelletier, in Arctic Territories, 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 28 mins
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Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 4, Canada
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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 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
Bruce travels to the far north of Canada to live with the Caribou people and witness their annual spring hunt. The Gwitchin tribe has hunted migrating caribou in the Arctic wilderness for thousands of years, but this tradition is now under threat from oil exploration. Bruce then heads south to the tar sands of Alb...
directed by Rob Sullivan, 1971-; presented by Bruce Parry, 1969-; produced by James Smith, fl. 1973, in Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
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Australian Story, Part 1, Of Droughts and Flooding Rains: Part 1
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directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional scientific wisdom, that for 30 years he has been dismissed and ridiculed as a madman. He has faced...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
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The Beekeepers
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directed by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007; produced by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 28 mins
What can the behavior of bees tell us about our environment? The Beekeepers is an innovative documentary that investigates the causes behind Colony Collapse Disorder, the mass disappearance of bees all over the world.
directed by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007; produced by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 28 mins
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Bendum: In The Heart of Mindanao
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written by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; directed by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; produced by E. Anthony Collins, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 29 mins
This documentary is about the homeland and daily life of an indigenous tribal community in the tropical uplands of central Mindanao, Philippines. In this small village called Bendum, the local community has successfully struggled, after decades of commercialized logging and deforestation, to gain control over thei...
written by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; directed by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; produced by E. Anthony Collins, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 29 mins
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Berber: A Quest for Water
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directed by Bruno Cedat, fl. 2010; produced by Montagne TV, Universcience, Institut de recherche pour le développement (IRD) and Y.N Productions - La Cuisine Aux Images (Saint-Ouen, Île-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2014), 52 mins
In remote Valleys of the Atlas range in Morroco, water is a rare resource. Berbers are the only people to be found in this harsh environment. They convert the red and dried valleys into a lush green using ancestral irrigation methods. However, climate change threatens their very existence. In the village of Tizi A...
directed by Bruno Cedat, fl. 2010; produced by Montagne TV, Universcience, Institut de recherche pour le développement (IRD) and Y.N Productions - La Cuisine Aux Images (Saint-Ouen, Île-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2014), 52 mins
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Boulder Dam: The Pictoral Record of Man's Conquest of the Colorado River
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produced by United States. Department of the Interior (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 35 mins
Reel 1 shows the Colorado River and the arid deserts of the Southwest. Bulldozers build a road to the proposed dam site. A train brings in supplies and materials made throughout the U.S. The dam site is surveyed. Shows Boulder City, Nev., including workmen's dormitories, kitchen, and mess hall. Workers ride to the...
produced by United States. Department of the Interior (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 35 mins
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