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The Disappearing of Tuvalu: Trouble In Paradise
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written by Gilliane Le Gallic, fl. 2004 and Christopher Horner, fl. 1983; directed by Christopher Horner, fl. 1983; produced by Gilliane Le Gallic, fl. 2004 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2004), 1 hour 13 mins
A detailed overview of contemporary life in the tiny South Pacific country of Tuvalu, this film documents the earth's first sovereign nation faced with total destruction due to the effects of global warming. With a population of about 11,000 living on a total landmass of only 20 square miles – less than Manhatta...
written by Gilliane Le Gallic, fl. 2004 and Christopher Horner, fl. 1983; directed by Christopher Horner, fl. 1983; produced by Gilliane Le Gallic, fl. 2004 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2004), 1 hour 13 mins
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Don't Mess With Us, Cleaning the Waterways
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presented by Henry Golding, 1987-; produced by Zixin Yan, in Don't Mess With Us (Singapore: Mediacorp TV Singapore, 2014), 23 mins
Every day, 6000 tonnes of garbage end up in Malaysia’s waterways. Clogged drains and rubbish- infested rivers are the big reasons why Malaysia suffers from flash floods. Find out how engineering ingenuity and a group of cleaners are solving this problem.
presented by Henry Golding, 1987-; produced by Zixin Yan, in Don't Mess With Us (Singapore: Mediacorp TV Singapore, 2014), 23 mins
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Everest Green
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directed by Jean-Michel Jorda, fl. 2010; produced by Jean-Michel Jorda, fl. 2010, Block 8 Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Bubble Media, 2018), 53 mins
Everest Green is a documentary about the first ever expedition of decontamination of the Mount Everest by 10 experienced sherpas in april and may 2017, under extremely difficult conditions but with an unwavering will to clean the planet.
directed by Jean-Michel Jorda, fl. 2010; produced by Jean-Michel Jorda, fl. 2010, Block 8 Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Bubble Media, 2018), 53 mins
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Garbage! The Revolution Starts at Home
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directed by Andrew Nisker, fl. 1992; produced by Len Pearl, fl. 2001 and Alison Duke, fl. 2001, Garbage Man Productions Inc. (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2007), 1 hour 17 mins
Concerned for the future of his new baby boy Sebastain, writer and director Andrew Nisker takes an average urban family, the McDonalds, and asks them to keep every scrap of garbage that they create for three months. He then takes them on a journey to where it all goes and what it’s doing to the world.From organi...
directed by Andrew Nisker, fl. 1992; produced by Len Pearl, fl. 2001 and Alison Duke, fl. 2001, Garbage Man Productions Inc. (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2007), 1 hour 17 mins
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Green Economy, Season 2, Episode 13, Waterway Superfunds, Part #1
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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 13 (Film Ideas, 2014), 22 mins
Cities around the United States grew up around the great arterial waterways. In the West, the Columbia and Willamette have seen 150 years of commerce and change and unfortunately have paid the price of the industrial revolution. It's not the water so much as the sediment on the bottom where PCB’s and other toxin...
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 13 (Film Ideas, 2014), 22 mins
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Sludge Diet
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directed by Mario Desmarais; produced by André Mailly, fl. 2010 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2006), 55 mins
Sewage sludge - tons of industrial and municipal sludge is spread each year on arable land. The food that we eat is thus produced on land fertilized by digester sludge containing dangerous substances. The consequences have been disastrous: death, diseases and heavy metal poisoning. In meetings with victims from Ca...
directed by Mario Desmarais; produced by André Mailly, fl. 2010 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2006), 55 mins
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Trash Trail, Episode 1, Household Appliances
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presented by Jason Godfrey; produced by Say Xiangyu, in Trash Trail, Episode 1 (Singapore: Mediacorp TV Singapore, 2017), 23 mins
For the first time in Singapore, we embed GPS trackers on 30 discarded refrigerators to find out what really happens to the appliances we throw. Our refrigerators contain harmful gases and should be recycled properly. Are they?
presented by Jason Godfrey; produced by Say Xiangyu, in Trash Trail, Episode 1 (Singapore: Mediacorp TV Singapore, 2017), 23 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 2, Nothing Is Lost
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
In this era when the number of consumer products available has exceeded the total number of species in nature, we have to ask ourselves just how far we should go in this reckless race of ceaselessly producing and buying goods. The trash we generate, our outmoded or broken gadgets, the water we waste - it is all th...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 4, Painting the Town Green
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 4 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Many modern towns are groaning under the weight of cars and concrete, creating an urban landscape where trees and green spaces are rare. However, it is possible to overturn this trend in order to create more space for nature at the heart of our towns and improve the quality of life. This is what Michel Labrecque...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 4 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Cities on Speed, 3, Cairo: Garbage
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directed by Mikala Krogh; produced by Sigrid Oyenjaer, in Cities on Speed, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 52 mins
Soon more than 550 cities world wide will have a population of more than one million. In 2030 eighty percent of the world's population will live in cities. Megacities have traditionally been economic and political power centers but today the fastest growing cities are in developing nations. The new challenge is t...
directed by Mikala Krogh; produced by Sigrid Oyenjaer, in Cities on Speed, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 52 mins
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