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American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1, The Swamp
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directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
The Swamp tells the dramatic story of humanity's attempts to conquer the Florida Everglades, one of nature's most mysterious and unique ecosystems. Home to a profusion of plants and animals found nowhere else on the continent, the Everglades was an immense watershed covering the southern half of the Florida penins...
directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
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Climate Activist Greta Thunberg On The Power Of A Movement
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produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by William Brangham, 1968- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2019), 11 mins
Although more Americans than ever are worried about climate change, less than 40 percent expect to make “major sacrifices” to tackle the problem. But according to Greta Thunberg, a Swedish teenager and climate activist, drastic action is exactly what's needed to address the problem. William Brangham sits down...
produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by William Brangham, 1968- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2019), 11 mins
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Finite Water
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directed by Dianne Wennick, fl. 2019 and Zach Thomson, fl. 1994; produced by Dianne Wennick, fl. 2019 and Zach Thomson, fl. 1994, Modern Creative Media (Honolulu, HI: Modern Creative Media, 2019), 40 mins
The “Finite Water” documentary discusses global water concerns as seen through the eyes of an average person. After attending the Global Water Summit in Paris as an academic participant, it inspired me to make a documentary without having any experience in filmmaking. The film opens the discussion about water...
directed by Dianne Wennick, fl. 2019 and Zach Thomson, fl. 1994; produced by Dianne Wennick, fl. 2019 and Zach Thomson, fl. 1994, Modern Creative Media (Honolulu, HI: Modern Creative Media, 2019), 40 mins
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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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Fixing Our Broken Water Cycle
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presented by Sarah Donovan Huckins, fl. 2018; produced by Island Press (District of Columbia: Island Press, 2018), 1 hour
Sandra Postel and Abbie Gascho Landis discuss the health of our water cycle and how we can recognize and address human impact on water’s natural rhythms.
presented by Sarah Donovan Huckins, fl. 2018; produced by Island Press (District of Columbia: Island Press, 2018), 1 hour
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Helping Social Entrepreneurs, Episode 2, Water Management
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directed by Cassie Farrell, fl. 2008; presented by Alvin Hall, 1952-; produced by Cassie Farrell, fl. 2008, in Helping Social Entrepreneurs, Episode 2 (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 22 mins
In India, water management is a very big issue and one Social Entrepreneur is doing an amazing job of helping farmers to do this. In India, farmers struggle to grow their crops during the long dry months. The company, IDEI, tries to help by making affordable irrigation products that feed plants a drop of water at...
directed by Cassie Farrell, fl. 2008; presented by Alvin Hall, 1952-; produced by Cassie Farrell, fl. 2008, in Helping Social Entrepreneurs, Episode 2 (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 22 mins
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Helping Social Entrepreneurs, Episode 3, Sustainable Fishing
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directed by Amanda Burrell; presented by Alvin Hall, 1952-; produced by Jill Marshall, fl. 1979-2010, in Helping Social Entrepreneurs, Episode 3 (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 22 mins
Sustainable fishing is important for the millions of fishermen who depend on the oceans for their livelihood and to the billions of people who eat fish. But at the moment there is little sustainable fishing. The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) was set up with the dual task of convincing both fishermen and consume...
directed by Amanda Burrell; presented by Alvin Hall, 1952-; produced by Jill Marshall, fl. 1979-2010, in Helping Social Entrepreneurs, Episode 3 (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 22 mins
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Is DNA the key to protecting Earth's tallest species?
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 2 mins
Coast redwood trees have been on Earth for more than 200 million years, but it only took humans two centuries to cut down 95% of them. Here's how Save the Redwoods League and scientists are working to protect Earth's tallest species.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 2 mins
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The Plastic Cup: The Official Story Of The Plastic Pirates
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directed by Dávid Attila Molnár, fl. 2007; produced by Zsolt Marcell Tóth, fl. 2000, Dávid Attila Molnár, fl. 2007 and Gergely Hanko, fl. 2010, Filmjungle Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2018), 52 mins
A huge amount of plastic bags & bottles is swept away by the flood of the river Tisza, flowing through Ukraine, Romania, Hungary and Serbia. Hungarian idealists launched the "Plastic Cup", a long-distance race of a special kind on the river with boats made of the collected plastic garbage to pick up the trash and...
directed by Dávid Attila Molnár, fl. 2007; produced by Zsolt Marcell Tóth, fl. 2000, Dávid Attila Molnár, fl. 2007 and Gergely Hanko, fl. 2010, Filmjungle Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2018), 52 mins
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Urban Agriculture and Creating a Sustainable Foodscape
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presented by Sarah Donovan Huckins, fl. 2018; produced by Island Press (District of Columbia: Island Press, 2018), 57 mins
Food Tank co-founder and President Danielle Nierenberg moderates this webinar featuring Michael Carolan, author of No One Eats Alone. Michael was joined by Alice’s Garden Urban Farm Executive Director Venice Williams and DC Greens Executive Director Lauren Shweder Biel. The panelists discussed how urban agricult...
presented by Sarah Donovan Huckins, fl. 2018; produced by Island Press (District of Columbia: Island Press, 2018), 57 mins
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