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The Human Scale
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(KimStim, 2012), 1 hour 17 mins

50% of the world's population lives in urban areas, by 2050 it will be 80%. Cities have become the primary human habitat. According to revolutionary Danish architect and urban planner Jan Gehl, if we are to make cities sustainable and livable for people we must re-imagine the very foundations of modern urban plann...

(KimStim, 2012), 1 hour 17 mins
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Wolves Unleashed
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(Scorpion TV, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins

Wolves Unleashed takes the audience on an unbelievable journey. World-renowned animal trainer, Andrew Simpson travelled to one of the coldest places on earth with his Canadian crew and his pack of wolves, to help make the biggest wolf film ever attempted. The crew lived in a remote camp in Siberia for five months...

(Scorpion TV, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins
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Affluenza
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(Bullfrog Films, 1997), 56 mins

AFFLUENZA is a groundbreaking film that diagnoses a serious social disease - caused by consumerism, commercialism and rampant materialism - that is having a devastating impact on our families, communities, and the environment. We have more stuff, but less time, and our quality of life seems to be deteriorating. By...

(Bullfrog Films, 1997), 56 mins
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A Darkness Visible: Afghanistan
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(MediaStorm, 2011), 27 mins
Based on 14 trips to Afghanistan between 1994 and 2010, photojournalist Seamus Murphy chronicles a people caught time and again in political turmoil, struggling to find their way while their desire for self-determination is often overlooked.
(MediaStorm, 2011), 27 mins
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The Great Flood
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(Icarus Films, 2013), 1 hour 18 mins

The Mississippi River Flood of 1927 was the most destructive river flood in American history. In the spring of 1927, the river broke out of its earthen embankments in 145 places and inundated 27,000 square miles. Part of its legacy was the forced exodus of displaced sharecroppers, who left plantation life and migr...

(Icarus Films, 2013), 1 hour 18 mins
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Gringo Trails
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(Icarus Films, 2014), 1 hour 19 mins
Are tourists destroying the planet-or saving it? How do travelers change the remote places they visit, and how are they changed? From the Bolivian jungle to the party beaches of Thailand, and from the deserts of Timbuktu, Mali to the breathtaking beauty of Bhutan, GRINGO TRAILS traces stories over the course of th...
(Icarus Films, 2014), 1 hour 19 mins
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In the Light of Reverence
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in In the Light of Reverence (Bullfrog Films, 2001), 1 hour 15 mins

Across the USA, Native Americans are struggling to protect their sacred places. Religious freedom, so valued in America, is not guaranteed to those who practice land-based religion. Every year, more sacred sites - the land-based equivalent of the world's great cathedrals - are being destroyed. Strip mining and dev...

in In the Light of Reverence (Bullfrog Films, 2001), 1 hour 15 mins
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Girls on the Wall
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(Sincerely Films, 2009), 1 hour 1 mins

The teenage girls of Warrenville Prison get a shot at redemption in a most unlikely form: a musical based on their lives. As three fascinating girls write and stage their play, they're compelled to re-live their crimes, reclaim their humanity and take a first step toward breaking free of the prison system.

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(Sincerely Films, 2009), 1 hour 1 mins
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Hot Coffee
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(Bullfrog Films, 2013), 1 hour 26 mins

Seinfeld mocked it. Letterman put it on one of his Top Ten lists. More than 15 years later, the McDonald's coffee case continues to be cited as a prime example of how citizens use 'frivolous' lawsuits to take unfair advantage of America's legal system. But is that an accurate portrayal of the facts? First-time fil...

(Bullfrog Films, 2013), 1 hour 26 mins
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Making Babies
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(National Film Board of Canada, 2004), 51 mins

From a high tech marketplace in Paris, to the work being done at a fertility clinic in London, Ontario and a surrogacy centre in Los Angeles, Making Babies takes a critical look at reproductive technology and provides a chilling account of its development and use. Through interviews with doctors, drug salesmen, in...

(National Film Board of Canada, 2004), 51 mins
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