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Bones of the Forest
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directed by Velcrow Ripper, 1963- and Heather Frise, fl. 1995; produced by Transparent Film (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1995), 1 hour 14 mins
Bones of the Forest is told through the eyes of both native and non-native elders, placing deforestation into the context of colonization. Maintaining an even-handed tone, the filmmakers incorporate the views of loggers, alternative forestry practitioners, a former VP of logging giant MacMillan-Blodell, native eld...
directed by Velcrow Ripper, 1963- and Heather Frise, fl. 1995; produced by Transparent Film (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1995), 1 hour 14 mins
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Climate Change, Clip 27 of 38
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produced by ITN Source (London, England: ITN Source, 1992), 3 mins
Part of a collection of stories on climate change, this clip focuses on Siberia.
produced by ITN Source (London, England: ITN Source, 1992), 3 mins
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Elements, Elements, Episode 16
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 24 mins
Water- 20 year old turtle receives man-made shell. Earth- Forestry championships: Lumberjacks demonstrate skill and precision. Cause And Effect- Liverpool: Famous discovery by the school of tropical medicine -- the transmission of malaria by mosquitoes. Water- Holland: rising sea levels give the Netherlands plans...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 24 mins
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Extreme Environments, 9, Forest
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 9 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 24 mins
Forests currently account for around 10 per cent of the Earth’s surface; however forests around the world are dwindling due to the demands of an increasing population and industry. Forests are important to the planet’s biosphere as they retain water, preserve soil quality and provide habitat for many species o...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 9 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 24 mins
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Forest Guards
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directed by Stephen Kijak, 1969- and John Keitel, 1964- (London, England: TVF International, 2009), 52 mins
This documentary presents a whirlwind year in the life of six home-schooled children from a local community in the foothills of Northern California who have developed an ingenious invention for the early detection of forest fires. What starts as a local environmental solution evolves into an idea that could have a...
directed by Stephen Kijak, 1969- and John Keitel, 1964- (London, England: TVF International, 2009), 52 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 10
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
Condors Released: High in the Andes Mountains, in a place where local condors were hunted to extinction, six were recently given a new chance. Huge conservation efforts have improved their numbers, but condors remain vulnerable. Waste To Home Furnishings: Tucked away in a quiet London street is ‘Fabrications’,...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
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Natural State, Natural State: Episode 2
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produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 25 mins
Talking Plants- A young British inventor has come up with the idea of a pot that tells people when their indoor plants need watering. Great Barrier Reef- A new push to have more fishing banned to protect Australia’s heritage listed reef. Rhino Charge- Here we look at a bush bashing rally to raise funds for a K...
produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 25 mins
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Outlook, Bullocky
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directed by Richard Mitchell, fl. 1969; produced by Gil Brealey, 1932-, Australian Commonwealth Film Unit, in Outlook (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1969), 13 mins
A look at one of the last bullock teams hauling timber from the forests of coastal New South Wales.
directed by Richard Mitchell, fl. 1969; produced by Gil Brealey, 1932-, Australian Commonwealth Film Unit, in Outlook (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1969), 13 mins
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Pressmennan Woods in Scotland
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produced by ITN Source (London, England: ITN Source, 1997), 2 mins
ANCIENT WOODLAND: The latest environmental battle is over the conservation of Pressmennan Woods in Scotland, one of Britain's oldest deciduous woodlands.
produced by ITN Source (London, England: ITN Source, 1997), 2 mins
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Sastun: My Apprenticeship With A Maya Healer
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written by Guido Verweyen, 1972-; directed by Guido Verweyen, 1972-; produced by Eva Langsdorff, 1977- and Guido Verweyen, 1972- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 20 mins
Sastun tells the story of American herbalist Rosita Arvigo, whose quest to explore the healing powers of plants led her to the rain forest of Belize where she befriended one of the last remaining Maya shamans, Don Elijio Panti.
written by Guido Verweyen, 1972-; directed by Guido Verweyen, 1972-; produced by Eva Langsdorff, 1977- and Guido Verweyen, 1972- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 20 mins
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