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Innovative Cities, Episode 2
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presented by Matt Rivers, fl. 2015; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Innovative Cities, Episode 2 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
By 2050, the world's major cities will be crowded by six and a half billion people. Pollution, inequality and climate change threaten the living standards that cities can offer. Yet people designed these problems and people can design their solutions. CNN profiles the cutting-edge projects that combat the pressure...
presented by Matt Rivers, fl. 2015; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Innovative Cities, Episode 2 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
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Innovative Cities, Episode 1, Innovative Cities
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presented by Matt Rivers, fl. 2015; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Innovative Cities, Episode 1 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
CNN profiles the cutting-edge projects that combat some of the pressures that modern cities face.
presented by Matt Rivers, fl. 2015; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Innovative Cities, Episode 1 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
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Saving the Great Swamp: Battle to Defeat the Jetport
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directed by Scott Morris, 1952-; produced by Scott Morris, 1952- and Larry Fast, 1951-, Scott Morris Productions (Chatham, NJ: Scott Morris Productions, 2017), 1 hour 2 mins

Saving The Great Swamp: Battle to Defeat the Jetport is a new one-hour documentary about the events, people and politics behind the struggle to preserve a rural area of New Jersey between 1959 and 1968. The fight began when the powerful Port of New York Authority announced plans to construct a huge 10,000 acre "j...

directed by Scott Morris, 1952-; produced by Scott Morris, 1952- and Larry Fast, 1951-, Scott Morris Productions (Chatham, NJ: Scott Morris Productions, 2017), 1 hour 2 mins
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Innovative Cities, Innovative Cities: Asia
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presented by Matt Rivers, fl. 2015; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Innovative Cities (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 23 mins
The pace of change across Asia’s cities is staggering, and with that growth comes new challenges, especially when it comes to laying the groundwork for a more livable future. From the rebirth of an aging overpass in Seoul, to an experimental effort to design a virtual digital twin of the entire city-state of Sin...
presented by Matt Rivers, fl. 2015; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Innovative Cities (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 23 mins
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Vanishing Homeland in the Bayou
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directed by Jean-Pascal Bublex, fl. 2009; produced by Point du Jour International (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 53 mins
An island in the state of Louisiana (U.S.A.) - the "Isle de Jean Charles" - is about to vanish due to rising water levels, land erosion and environmental disasters caused by the oil industry. Just like the island Jean-Charles, Louisiana itself is sinking ... a surface of the equivalent of a football pitch is being...
directed by Jean-Pascal Bublex, fl. 2009; produced by Point du Jour International (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2016), 53 mins
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Another Way of Living: The Story of Reston, VA
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directed by Rebekah Wingert-Jabi, fl. 2000; produced by Rebekah Wingert-Jabi, fl. 2000, Reston Community Center and Storycatcher Productions (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2015), 1 hour 9 mins
Chronicles urban planner Robert Simon’s quest to create a new kind of suburban American town that values community, nature, diversity and social equity. In the early 1960’s Robert Simon had a vision for American life that was radically different from 1950's post-war suburban sprawl, which he felt isolated peop...
directed by Rebekah Wingert-Jabi, fl. 2000; produced by Rebekah Wingert-Jabi, fl. 2000, Reston Community Center and Storycatcher Productions (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2015), 1 hour 9 mins
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Future Cities, Singapore
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presented by Andrew Stevens, fl. 1993; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Future Cities (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2015), 23 mins
By the year 2050, 75% of us will live in cities. How will we live, work, and breathe? The city-state of Singapore has been grappling with that very question for decades. Now celebrating 50 years as an independent nation, and home to more than 5 million people, with literally nowhere to grow, its leaders are lookin...
presented by Andrew Stevens, fl. 1993; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Future Cities (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2015), 23 mins
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Indian Point
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directed by Ivy Meeropol, 1968-; produced by Julie Goldman, fl. 1997, Ivy Meeropol, 1968-, Christopher Clements, fl. 2013 and Carolyn Hepburn, fl. 2004, Blue Ice Fact Fund, Minerva Productions, Soaring Flight Productions, Red 50 and Motto Pictures (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 34 mins
Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant looms just 35 miles from Times Square. With over 50 million people living in close proximity to the aging facility, its continued operation has the support of the plant's operators and the NRC - Nuclear Regulatory Commission - yet has stoked a great deal of controversy in the surro...
directed by Ivy Meeropol, 1968-; produced by Julie Goldman, fl. 1997, Ivy Meeropol, 1968-, Christopher Clements, fl. 2013 and Carolyn Hepburn, fl. 2004, Blue Ice Fact Fund, Minerva Productions, Soaring Flight Productions, Red 50 and Motto Pictures (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 34 mins
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Monarch Butterfly
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
Monarch Butterflies. Every year, up to 300 billion monarch butterflies migrate more than 2000 miles from Canada to Mexico. Sudden changes in their environment though, can be disastrous. From changes in weather to deforestation, these butterflies continue to face challenges. Certain organizations are trying to find...
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
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Alps: Challenges and Conflicts
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produced by Pumpkin TV (Bristol, England: Pumpkin TV, 2014), 41 mins
Filmed in the honeypot site of Chamonix in the Alps, this video looks at the social, economic and environmental opportunities and challenges facing the region. The resource explores the variety of activities in the area, including tourism, HEP and farming. It examines their impact, the conflicts that arise betwee...
produced by Pumpkin TV (Bristol, England: Pumpkin TV, 2014), 41 mins
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