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A Future of Abundance: Is the World Better Than We Think?

A Future of Abundance: Is the World Better Than We Think?

Films Media Group 394513

While the media tells us that the world is in an unparalleled state of downward spiral, Peter...

A Global Roll Call: The Need for Education Worldwide

A Global Roll Call: The Need for Education Worldwide

Films Media Group 393947

Without schooling, a child has no future. Without an educated population, a nation has no future...

A Helping Hand (W5)

A Helping Hand (W5)

CTV CTV390

A group of extraordinary Canadian physicians and surgeons traveled to Afghanistan. Extraordinary...

A Queer Country

A Queer Country

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE034

A Queer Country uncovers how liberal attitudes in Israel are often at odds with the country’s...

A Ripple on Life

A Ripple on Life

Nettel Media Inc. NMI000

Explores clean water’s impact on life and death in Uganda. When Ugandan women who are in labour...

A Time of Healing: W5

A Time of Healing: W5

CTV CTV705

W5's Victor Malarek follows the recovery of Mykola Nyzhnykovskyi, who was left a triple amputee by...

Above All Else

Above All Else

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE023

One man will risk it all to stop the tar sands of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from crossing his...

After Ebola: W5

After Ebola: W5

CTV CTV696

Before the U.S. Civil War brutally settled the issue of slavery, more than 1,500 freed and...

Agro-forestry/A Return to a Traditional Way of Life/Global Warming Crisis: Down2Earth (Ep 113)

Agro-forestry/A Return to a Traditional Way of Life/Global...

Aarrow Productions AP0015

The Ya'axche Conservation Trust is a community organization that promotes economically viable and...

American Experience: Rachel Carson

American Experience: Rachel Carson

PBS Video 041856

Often called the mother of the modern environmental movement, Rachel Carson rocked the world in...

An Astronaut, Plus A Legend - James Hansen: The Green Interview Series

An Astronaut, Plus A Legend - James Hansen: The Green Interview...

Paper Tiger PT0025

James Hansen is a NASA scientist who issued the first widely publicized warnings about climate...

Anders Hayden: A Good Life Redefined - The Green Interview Series

Anders Hayden: A Good Life Redefined - The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0009

This episode of The Green Interview features Anders Hayden, author of Sharing the Work Sparing the...

Bacon, the Film

Bacon, the Film

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520753

Several years ago, large-scale hog producers and their political allies in Quebec decided to branch...

Beef Inc.

Beef Inc.

National Film Board Of Canada NFB523025

A struggle for control of the world food market is waging, and the battle promises to escalate in...

Bill Nye: Science Guy (Institutional Edition)

Bill Nye: Science Guy (Institutional Edition)

PBS Video 041896

  Bill Nye is a man on a mission: to stop the spread of anti-scientific thinking across the...

Birth (Program 6): Rites of Passage Series

Birth (Program 6): Rites of Passage Series

Left Field Entertainment LFE001

Examining Christian baptismal Rites through the eyes of a Greek Orthodox couple and an outdoor...

Blood and Water

Blood and Water

National Film Board Of Canada NFB541504

When the 2004 tsunami hit the coast of Sri Lanka, 65-year-old Anton Ambrose's wife and daughter...

Bolivia: Partners, Not Masters

Bolivia: Partners, Not Masters

Films Media Group 393756

Swept to power in 2006 on a wave of social unrest, Bolivian President Evo Morales has vowed to...

Breaking the Taboo: Have We Lost the War on Drugs?

Breaking the Taboo: Have We Lost the War on Drugs?

Films Media Group 394510

The war on drugs has been raging for more than 40 years. Over a trillion dollars has been spent,...

Breaking the Wall of Ecological Risk: How a Cultural Shift in Economics and Politics Can Ensure the Earth's Security

Breaking the Wall of Ecological Risk: How a Cultural Shift in...

Films Media Group 394355

How do we communicate to leaders both the threats beyond ecological thresholds and the short-term...

Breaking the Wall of Energy Supply: How Heterogeneous Catalysis Can Replace Fossil Fuels

Breaking the Wall of Energy Supply: How Heterogeneous Catalysis...

Films Media Group 394356

This 2011 Falling Walls lecture video explores Enerchem, an innovative research association...

Building a Post-Capitalist Global Movement: Pablo Solón - The Green Interview Series

Building a Post-Capitalist Global Movement: Pablo Solón - The...

Paper Tiger PT0080

This episode of The Green Interview features Pablo Solón, a social activist who was formerly the...

China on the Rise: Paul Solman Reports

China on the Rise: Paul Solman Reports

Films Media Group 393361

Will the 21st century be the Chinese century? Economics correspondent Paul Solman examines the rise...

Citizens Plus Scientists - Episode 2: The Crowd & the Cloud Series

Citizens Plus Scientists - Episode 2: The Crowd & the Cloud...

Films Media Group 395026

Citizen scientists track air and water pollution at fracking sites in windswept Wyoming and 5 other...

Citizens4Earth - Episode 4: The Crowd & the Cloud Series

Citizens4Earth - Episode 4: The Crowd & the Cloud Series

Films Media Group 395028

Counting birds for more than 100 years generates data on a changing climate and there’s an app...

Climate Wars: Gwynne Dyer - The Green Interview Series

Climate Wars: Gwynne Dyer - The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0015

Interview with Gwynne Dyer, an internationally renowned independent journalist and expert on war...

Colombia: Flowers for the Gringo

Colombia: Flowers for the Gringo

Films Media Group 393953

As in the case of coffee, sugar, and other cultivated products, the floral industry would collapse...

Divided States of America: W5

Divided States of America: W5

CTV CTV695

W5's Kevin Newman speaks to American voters who must decide who will lead a nation where compromise...

Ecuador, the Yasuni-ITT Initiative, and the Rights of Mother Nature: Alberto Acosta - The Green Interview Series

Ecuador, the Yasuni-ITT Initiative, and the Rights of Mother...

Paper Tiger PT0086

This episode of The Green Interview features Alberto Acosta, an Ecuadorian economist and the...

Education for a Green Future: Kartikeya Sarabhai - The Green Interview Series

Education for a Green Future: Kartikeya Sarabhai - The Green...

Paper Tiger PT0041

This episode of The Green Interview features Kartikeya Sarabhai, one of the world's leading...

Environmental History - John Cumbler: The Green Interview Series

Environmental History - John Cumbler: The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0029

John Cumbler is a social and environmental historian and retired professor from the University of...

Équiterre - Linking Environmental and Social Justice: Steven Guilbeault - The Green Interview Series

Équiterre - Linking Environmental and Social Justice: Steven...

Paper Tiger PT0065

This episode of The Green Interview features Steven Guilbeault, an author, science and...

Eskimo Artist: Kenojuak

Eskimo Artist: Kenojuak

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525266

Beautiful Inuit prints by an artist who is also a wife and mother. This film shows how the Inuit...

Eskimo Artist: Kenojuak

Eskimo Artist: Kenojuak

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525266

Beautiful Inuit prints by an artist who is also a wife and mother. This film shows how the Inuit...

Eye of the Storm

Eye of the Storm

National Film Board Of Canada NFB520580

Nain is a remote Inuit community on the coast of Labrador that has existed peacefully for two...

Fashion Victims: Textile Toxins in a Global Industry

Fashion Victims: Textile Toxins in a Global Industry

Films Media Group 394333

Social awareness may be the latest fashion trend as an increasing number of Western consumers...

Femke Wijdekop: Defender of Those Who Defend the Earth - The Green Interview Series

Femke Wijdekop: Defender of Those Who Defend the Earth - The...

Paper Tiger PT0004

This episode of The Green Interview features Femke Wijdekop, a Dutch lawyer, broadcaster and...

Fighting the Tide 3: Developing Nations and Globalization

Fighting the Tide 3: Developing Nations and Globalization

Films Media Group 393952

Disease, poverty, the loss of cultural identity why are problems like these only getting worse in...

Finding Edge Road

Finding Edge Road

Brandy Y Productions BYP007

This documentary by Canadian filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk explores how the small city of Lieksa in...

For Man Must Work or The End of Work

For Man Must Work or The End of Work

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524423

The 20th century has seen the creation of colossal wealth and exploding economies. But the days of...

FRONTLINE: Alaska Gold: A War of Resources: The Fish or the Mine?

FRONTLINE: Alaska Gold: A War of Resources: The Fish or the Mine?

PBS Video 041595

The Bristol Bay region of southwest Alaska is home to the last great wild Sockeye salmon fishery in...

FRONTLINE: American Terrorist

FRONTLINE: American Terrorist

PBS Video 041898

FRONTLINE and ProPublica investigate American-born terrorist David Coleman Headley, who played...

FRONTLINE: Benghazi in Crisis

FRONTLINE: Benghazi in Crisis

PBS Video 041843

This two-part hour from FRONTLINE features Benghazi in Crisis and Yemen Under Siege - two short...

Frontline: Climate of Doubt

Frontline: Climate of Doubt

PBS Video 041616

Four years ago, climate change was hot. Politicians from both parties, pressed by an anxious...

FRONTLINE: Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria

FRONTLINE: Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria

PBS Video 041887

"Nightmare bacteria." That's how the CDC describes a frightening threat spreading quickly in...

FRONTLINE: ISIS in Afghanistan

FRONTLINE: ISIS in Afghanistan

PBS Video 041835

Inside the rise of ISIS in Afghanistan and how they're training the next generation of jihadists...

FRONTLINE: Post Mortem

FRONTLINE: Post Mortem

PBS Video 041414

Every day, nearly 7,000 people die in America, and the rate of autopsies, the gold standard of...

FRONTLINE: The Secret History of ISIS

FRONTLINE: The Secret History of ISIS

PBS Video 041844

"They came out of nowhere." That was the common refrain when ISIS captured the world's attention by...

Global Car: Who Really Builds the American Automobile?

Global Car: Who Really Builds the American Automobile?

Films Media Group 393975

Once a shining example of national ingenuity and prowess, the American car is now assembled through...

Globalization at a Crossroads

Globalization at a Crossroads

Films Media Group 393816

To some, the term "globalization" means ruthless exploitation by corporations; to others, it means...

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