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in Languages Lost and Found: Speaking & Whistling the Mamma Tongue (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2019)
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Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 1 of 3, Surviving the Extreme
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directed by Alexis Girardet, fl. 1989; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 1 of 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 56 mins
Cameras explore some of the most breathtaking places on Earth, following the lives of some of the people who call these extraordinary places home. In the first episode, cameras follow Yak-herder Thokmay Lowa as he leads his herd through one of the most treacherous mountain passes in the high Himalaya. Elsewhere, t...
directed by Alexis Girardet, fl. 1989; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 1 of 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 56 mins
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Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 2 of 3, Surviving with Animals
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directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2000, George Pagliero, fl. 1998 and Andrew Thompson, fl. 2003; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 2 of 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 52 mins
Focusing on the relationships between animals and people living in some of the world's most extraordinary natural wonders, this episode follows nomadic people from the Yamal Peninsula in northern Siberia, as they hunt one of the very few animals that can survive in this frozen environment, reindeer. Elsewhere, cam...
directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2000, George Pagliero, fl. 1998 and Andrew Thompson, fl. 2003; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 2 of 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 52 mins
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Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 3 of 3, Surviving Against the Odds
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directed by Alexis Girardet, fl. 1989, Anne Sommerfield, fl. 2006 and Jobim Sampson, fl. 2004; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 3 of 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 51 mins
Earth's Natural Wonders: vast mountain ranges, impenetrable rainforests and dazzling tropical islands. Within these wonders, survival for human beings can be a challenge. Earth's Natural Wonders are among the most extreme places to live on the planet. From soaring mountains to deep jungles, people need bravery and...
directed by Alexis Girardet, fl. 1989, Anne Sommerfield, fl. 2006 and Jobim Sampson, fl. 2004; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Earth's Natural Wonders, Series 2, Episode 3 of 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 51 mins
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The Impacts of Colonialism in Canada
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produced by Matt LeMay, fl. 2010, LeMay Media (Pembroke, ON: LeMay Media, 2017), 18 mins
Prior to the arrival of Europeans, First Nations people were a richly diversified, self-sufficient culture living in various areas of Canada. Much of that changed with the arrival of the first Europeans. Colonization is the action or process of settling and establishing control over the indigenous people of an are...
produced by Matt LeMay, fl. 2010, LeMay Media (Pembroke, ON: LeMay Media, 2017), 18 mins
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NOVA, Season 42, Episode 15, Secrets of Noah's Ark
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directed by Nic Young, fl. 1999; produced by Elizabeth Trojian, fl. 2003, Laura Warner, fl. 2009, Crispin Green, fl. 2014 and Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Yap Films, Blink Films and WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
Using instructions from an intriguing, 3,700 year-old inscription, a team of historians and expert boat builders investigates a fascinating flood legend and sets out to rebuild a tantalizing, ancient forerunner of the Ark.
directed by Nic Young, fl. 1999; produced by Elizabeth Trojian, fl. 2003, Laura Warner, fl. 2009, Crispin Green, fl. 2014 and Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Yap Films, Blink Films and WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
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RAI Film Festival 2017, Kanraxël: the Confluence of Agnack
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directed by Remigiusz Sowa, fl. 2010-2017; produced by Anna Sowa, fl. 2012-2014, Chouette Films, in RAI Film Festival 2017 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2015), 52 mins

Agnack is a place where both rivers and people converge in the most stunning of ways – a place where it is considered perfectly normal to speak a minimum of six languages. For the first time in history the people of Agnack allowed cameras to film as they prepare for an unforgettable event that gives a visually e...

directed by Remigiusz Sowa, fl. 2010-2017; produced by Anna Sowa, fl. 2012-2014, Chouette Films, in RAI Film Festival 2017 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2015), 52 mins
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Haraka Baraka
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directed by Lana Askari, 2014-; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Manchester, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 2014), 27 mins
After having lived in the Netherlands for over 20 years, my parents, Gulzar and Shwan, decided to move back to Kurdistan. Escaping the Iraqi regime as refugees in the early 90s, Iraqi Kurdistan has recently developed into a regional safe-haven. However, with current tensions around the threat of the Islamic State...
directed by Lana Askari, 2014-; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Manchester, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 2014), 27 mins
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In the Americas with David Yetman, Season 2, Episode 10, Whistles in the Mist: Whistled Speech in Oaxaca
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directed by Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012; produced by Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012 and David Yetman, 1941-, Espresso TV, in In the Americas with David Yetman, Season 2, Episode 10 (United States: Espresso TV, 2014), 26 mins
The Chinantecan people of mountainous northern Oaxaca, Mexico, speak by whistling as well as by talking. We visit their isolated community and see for ourselves how they use whistled speech to supplement—and sometimes replace—spoken speech.
directed by Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012; produced by Daniel Duncan, fl. 2010-2012 and David Yetman, 1941-, Espresso TV, in In the Americas with David Yetman, Season 2, Episode 10 (United States: Espresso TV, 2014), 26 mins
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MVA Collection, Peanut Butter et Confiture
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produced by Adrienne Gerard, fl. 2014, in MVA Collection (Los Angeles, CA: University of Southern California, MVA Collection, 2014), 31 mins
Moving to a new country and learning the ways of a new culture is often a long and difficult process. Add learning how to parent to this task, and you have a whole new experience for these expatriates. Yolande and Marie are two French moms learning how to raise their children to live in Southern California. Their...
produced by Adrienne Gerard, fl. 2014, in MVA Collection (Los Angeles, CA: University of Southern California, MVA Collection, 2014), 31 mins
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