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Ocean Cities

$39.00$250.00

In this era of climate change and sea level rise – How can coastal cities around the world innovate and connect to the oceans they border? Join Professor Timothy Beatley as he explores urban projects around the world representing the new green movement that hopes to move beyond our urban environments to a regenerative way of living. Filmed in New York, Miami, San Francisco, Monterey, Vancouver Baltimore Amsterdam and Rotterdam

Colleges/Universities $150
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K-12 Schools $89
Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39
Digital Streaming License and DVD $250
Community Screening License $150

The Oyster Farmers

$39.00$195.00

The Oyster Farmers centers on coastal life in NJ, specifically the Barnegat Bay. The once prolific Eastern Oyster, an economic and cultural keystone, historically decimated, is poised to recapture its legacy. Oyster farmers in the Barnegat Bay lead a Baymen’s renaissance, cultivating a resurgence of the oyster, to restore its heritage.

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DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Community Screening License  $195
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

 

The Earth’s Furies: Avalanches

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Anywhere on the planet where there is snow, no mountain is spared. Depending on the type of snow, the weather and the slope, an avalanche can reach incredible speeds: more than 300km per hour. A small avalanche can exert the same amount of pressure as a cyclone. Researchers and security experts have set up techniques to detect dangerous areas and limit their impact.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Lightning

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With new scientific knowledge, we know how electrical charges inside clouds are created, and new technology can monitor lightning moving through the sky. However, it can hit anything, anywhere, at any time…and it cannot be stopped. Nowhere is unaffected by this devastating and frightening natural

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Tornadoes

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The USA is affected by 1,200 tornadoes every year and this phenomenon is growing all over the world. With wind speeds inside their vortex reaching up to 500 km per hour and travelling at the speed of a high-speed train, tornadoes are capable of destroying everything in their path. But how do they start? How can we predict them and minimise their destruction? Is global warming responsible for their increasing frequency?

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Earthquakes

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With teams of experts tracking them all over the world, earthquakes are one of the most heavily-monitored natural phenomenons. Despite this, in places such as Haiti, Nepal and Italy, they continue to be devastating and deadly. But what causes this destructive force of nature? Could it be prevented, and how can we minimize the destruction? This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89

DVD: Public Libraries $39
(Circulation Only) 

The Earth’s Furies: Volcanic Eruptions

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Iceland, Indonesia, South America, the Reunion Island… The threat of volcanic eruptions never ceases to hound those who have chosen to live at the feet of volcanos on continents the world over. This threat requires humans to continually come up with new ways to both foresee the danger to come and to tame the violence of volcanoes; a violence that is indispensable to life on Earth. What do these volcanoes reveal about the way the Earth works? This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Mega Fires

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Devastating forest fires rage across California, and enormous fires reach the doors of major European cities… But these gargantuan fires are often impossible to stop without rainfall. With every new dry season, these fires devour the world’s forests and increasingly threaten human lives and homes. We need to solve the mysteries of mega fires in order to better prepare for their onslaught and to rebuild smarter after their devastation. This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.DVD: Colleges/Universities $150

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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Grammar of Happiness

$49.00$400.00

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Daniel Everett is an American linguist and author best known for his study of the Amazon Basin’s Pirahã people and their language. The Grammar of Happiness is a documentary that explores whether one man’s journey into the heart of the Amazon can redefine our understanding of human language.

Everett’s new book How Language Began: the Story of Humanity’s Greatest Invention will be published November 7, 2017.

If you would like to preview the film before purchase, we can send an online screening link. Please contact us.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $225
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $99
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $49
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Safe Harbor

$39.00$99.00

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Wellfleet Harbor off of Cape Cod Bay features a particularly striking and unusual tidal environment. Central to its ecosystem are naturally occurring wild Oyster beds and increasingly important shellfish aquaculture grants. During the spring and early summer high tides it is also the meeting place of local populations of two threatened species: Horseshoe Crabs and Diamondback Terrapin Turtles. This film presents the recent research efforts of scientist, naturalists and local citizens to understand and protect these inhabitants of this fragile harbor in the coastal environment of Cape Cod.

DVD: Colleges/Universities, Gov’t, Businesses
(includes Public Performance Rights) $99

DVD: K-12 Schools (PPRs)  $59
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only)  $39

DVD: Community Screenings (includes PPRs) $99
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1.5 Stay Alive

$39.00$150.00

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The aim of international climate change policy is to limit global warming to two degrees Celsius. But scientists believe that a temperature rise of just 1.5 degrees could lead to irreversible damage to ecosystems and terrestrial and marine areas.
MUSIC MEETS SCIENCE: The style of 1.5 Stay Alive is part music video and part factual. In it, popular Caribbean musicians express their experiences with rising seas by composing and performing songs about climate change, and their visions of how to confront it.
DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools $79
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39
DVD: Non-Profit/Community Screening License $150
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Dear Governor Brown

$39.00$99.00

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When you think of California, what images pop first into mind? Ocean … beaches … mountains … healthy living … Hollywood … beautiful people.

All of which are true.  But so is the fact that California is the third largest oil producing state in the nation.

Today while four-term Governor Jerry Brown is an outspoken champion of reducing emissions that contribute to global warming he is simultaneously a big promoter of California’s oil and gas industry. This new film asks, Can you really be for both?

DVD: Colleges/Universities, Gov’t, Businesses
(includes Public Performance Rights) $99

DVD: K-12 Schools (PPRs)  $59
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only)  $39

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FREIGHTENED

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Denis Delestrac’s (‘Sand Wars’) audacious investigation reveals the mechanics and perils of freight shipping. An incredible 90% of the products consumed in the Western world come from overseas. This expansive journey uncovers the obscure world of container ships that are central to our economy and environment.
DVD: Colleges/Universities, Gov’t, Businesses $169
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DVD: K-12 Schools $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $49
DVD: Community Screenings $195
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Maratus

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When an Australian garbage collector, Stuart Harris, takes a photo of a tiny colourful spider, he has no idea how it will change his life. An epic three-year quest follows in which Stuart discovers much more than just a spider unknown to science. A remarkable story of determination, self-discovery and the power of citizen science to reveal nature’s most extraordinary and well hidden wonders.

DVD: Colleges/Universities, Gov’t, Businesses
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DVD: K-12 Schools and Public Libraries (PPRs)  $79
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only)  $39

DVD: Community Screenings (includes PPRs) $150
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Red Wolf Revival

$29.00$150.00

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Red Wolf Revival is a short film about the last remaining wild population of red wolves. Centered on the historic recovery effort in Eastern North Carolina, we document the multifaceted struggle to reintroduce one of the rarest animals on earth in the face of cultural, economic, and biological challenges in North Carolina.

DVD: Colleges/Universities (includes Public Performance Rights)    $150
DVD: K-12 Schools and Public Libraries (includes PPRs)  $79
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only)  $29

DVD: Community Screenings (includes Public Performance Rights) $150

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Losing the West

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Losing the West is a documentary on small ranching and farming, exemplified by the story of a lifelong Colorado cowboy. Howard Linscott IS the original Marlboro Man, a gruff, chain-smoking 70-year-old who’s been ranching all his life. With sweeping shots of the Colorado Rockies, the film explores whether cherished Western traditions and this fiercely independent lifestyle can survive as they collide with inevitable population growth in the West and its dwindling natural resources.

DVD: Colleges/Universities   $150
DVD: K-12 Schools  $69
DVD: Public Libraries  (Circulation Only) $26.95
DVD: Public Screenings, no admission charged (includes Public Performance Rights) $150

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