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Act of God
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directed by Jennifer Baichwal, fl. 1998-2013; produced by Nick de Pencier, fl. 1998-2018, Daniel Iron, fl. 1993-2016 and Jennifer Baichwal, fl. 1998-2013, Mercury Films, Foundry Films, Channel Four Television and Arte France (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins

Is being hit by lightning a random natural occurrence or a predestined event? Accidents, chance, fate and the elusive quest to make sense out of tragedy underpin director Jennifer Baichwal’s captivating new work, an elegant cinematic meditation on the metaphysical effects of being struck by lightning. To explore...

directed by Jennifer Baichwal, fl. 1998-2013; produced by Nick de Pencier, fl. 1998-2018, Daniel Iron, fl. 1993-2016 and Jennifer Baichwal, fl. 1998-2013, Mercury Films, Foundry Films, Channel Four Television and Arte France (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins
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Guanape Sur
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(Icarus Films, 2011), 24 mins

Guanape Sur. A barren rock island off the coast of Peru. No soil, no water. Nothing is growing here.

Around its shores a restricted area has been established. The island serves hundreds of thousands of sea birds as a breeding ground.

One of its peculiarities is that for a period of ten years only two men may live...

(Icarus Films, 2011), 24 mins
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In The Wake Of HMS Sheffield
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(London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1986), 50 mins
Horizon examines the theory that real warfare is the only way the military can find out just how well their technology and tactics work. Will the new strategies and weapons introduced because of the Falklands war be a match for the next generation of weapons?
(London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1986), 50 mins
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Mexican People, Episode 6, Science and Technology
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produced by 10 Francs, in Mexican People, Episode 6 (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 2011), 29 mins
This documentary, produced by 10 Francs, is about science and technology in Mexico.
produced by 10 Francs, in Mexican People, Episode 6 (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 2011), 29 mins
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Mona, Tesoro del Caribe
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directed by Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013; produced by Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013 and Annabelle Mullen, fl. 2010, Marina Films and Belle Films (San Juan, San Juan District (Puerto Rico): Marina Films, 2017), 1 hour 18 mins

Mona is a beautiful, distant, mythic and mysterious island, full of amazing caves and interesting legends. Above all it is our Caribbean treasure. A completely flat island that emerged from the bottom of the sea thousands of years ago, it was a ceremonial center for the Taínos, the original inhabitants, who pract...

directed by Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013; produced by Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013 and Annabelle Mullen, fl. 2010, Marina Films and Belle Films (San Juan, San Juan District (Puerto Rico): Marina Films, 2017), 1 hour 18 mins
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Nostalgia for the Light
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(Icarus Films, 2011), 1 hour 30 mins
For his new film master director Patricio Guzman, famed for his political documentaries ( THE BATTLE OF CHILE , THE PINOCHET CASE ), travels 10,000 feet above sea level to the driest place on earth, the Atacama Desert, where atop the mountains astronomers from all over the world gather to observe the stars. The sk...
(Icarus Films, 2011), 1 hour 30 mins
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Rinconada: Glacier Gold
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directed by Bernard Robert-Charrue; produced by Dev TV (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2003), 30 mins
Located under a glacier in the Andean region, 5,500 meters above sea level, 'la Rinconada' is the highest gold mine in the world. Despite the lack of oxygen and challenging temperatures, 20,000 people live in the nearby shantytown. Their job is to dig through the ice and rock to extract the precious gold. The inha...
directed by Bernard Robert-Charrue; produced by Dev TV (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2003), 30 mins
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Technology in Society, Technology in Society: Teaching
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produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Technology in Society (Australia: Avenue Education, 2011), 23 mins
This video from Avenue Education discusses ways in which educators around the world are using technology.
produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Technology in Society (Australia: Avenue Education, 2011), 23 mins
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Technology in Society, Technology in Society: Textiles and Design
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produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Technology in Society (Melbourne, Victoria: Avenue Education, 2011), 23 mins
Design plays an important role in our lives, with Designers using technology to assist in developing products that we use and wear. The fusion of technology and design is imperative if we are to create practical and sustainable clothing and products. Exploring the first powered looms through to graphic design and...
produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Technology in Society (Melbourne, Victoria: Avenue Education, 2011), 23 mins
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The Venus Twilight Experiment
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directed by Maarten Roos, fl. 2009; produced by Lightcurve Films (Lightcurve Films, 2016), 31 mins
In 2004 and 2012 a so-called Transit of Venus occurred, when planet Venus passed across the disk of the Sun as seen from the Earth. Transits of Venus occur approximately every 100 years, in pairs separated by 8 year. In the 18th and 19th century Transits of Venus inspired global expeditions to observe the event. T...
directed by Maarten Roos, fl. 2009; produced by Lightcurve Films (Lightcurve Films, 2016), 31 mins
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