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Rise of the Superbugs

Rise of the Superbugs

Films Media Group 394439

Before the advent of antibiotics in the 1930s it was not uncommon for people to die of pneumonia or...

Rising Tide - Climate Change and the World’s Oceans: Great Decisions 2020 Series

Rising Tide - Climate Change and the World’s Oceans: Great...

Scorpion TV SCTV15

Climate change has become one of the defining issues of our time. As much of the world bands...

Rites of Passage

Rites of Passage

Left Field Entertainment LFE000

This 13-part Canadian produced series explores the four common human experiences of birth, death...

River Blue

River Blue

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE063

This award-winning documentary spans the globe to uncover the dirty secret behind the manufacturing...

Roger Cox: Using the Law to Save Us - The Green Interview Series

Roger Cox: Using the Law to Save Us - The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0005

Features Roger Cox, a Dutch lawyer and author, who led the Dutch Climate Case, the groundbreaking...

Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge (3 Disc Set)

Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge (3 Disc Set)

WGBH WG0141

At the dawn of the 21st century, the health of the world is at a critical crossroads. Malaria...

Sad Song of Yellow Skin

Sad Song of Yellow Skin

National Film Board Of Canada NFB525482

A film about the people of Saigon as seen through the experiences of three young American...

Sand Wars

Sand Wars

PBS Video 041796

Sand Wars is a surprising investigation into one of the most consumed natural resources on the...

Sea Blind: The Price of Shipping Our Stuff

Sea Blind: The Price of Shipping Our Stuff

Arctic Bear Productions ABP001

90% of everything we buy comes to us by ship. Ships bring us food, clothing cars, and our...

Sea of Life

Sea of Life

Oceanic Productions OP0000

The ocean produces most of the oxygen in the air that we breathe. It's home to 80% of all life on...

Sea Shepherd: Paul Watson - The Green Interview Series

Sea Shepherd: Paul Watson - The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0022

Interview with Paul Watson, an animal rights activist and stalwart advocate of the marine...

Seeking Justice on Behalf of the Environment: Antonio Oposa Jr.  - The Green Interview Series

Seeking Justice on Behalf of the Environment: Antonio Oposa Jr...

Paper Tiger PT0079

This episode of the Green Interview features Antonio Oposa Jr., one of Asia's pioneering activist...

Shattered Ground: Digging Into the Issues of Fracking

Shattered Ground: Digging Into the Issues of Fracking

Zoot Pictures ZP0000

Hydraulic Fracturing or "Fracking" is a new technology that has opened up immense resources of...

Shift Series

Shift Series

Nootka Street Film Company Inc. NSF007

SHIFT is a documentary series featuring storytellers Sean Horlor and Steve Adams as they take a...

Shock Waves

Shock Waves

National Film Board Of Canada NFB544165

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, murder, rape, armed conflict and the looting of civilians by...

Silent War

Silent War

Passion River Films PR0010

This film shows how the rape of women was systematically organised and premeditated by not only by...

Speaking the Hard Truths and Getting Heard: Franke James - The Green Interview Series

Speaking the Hard Truths and Getting Heard: Franke James - The...

Paper Tiger PT0061

This episode of The Green Interview features Franke James, a rabble-rousing artist, author, and...

Species and Ecosystem Conservation/Environmental Sustainability/Organic Farming: Down2Earth (Ep 108)

Species and Ecosystem Conservation/Environmental...

Aarrow Productions AP0010

The Nk'mip Desert Cultural Centre in Osoyoos, British Columbia is the site of Canada's only desert...

Spillover- Zika, Ebola & Beyond

Spillover- Zika, Ebola & Beyond

PBS Video 041851

In 2015, Brazilian health officials were caught by surprise when they discovered that Zika, a...

Stanley Love: The Green Interview Series

Stanley Love: The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0023

Stanley Love is a planetary scientist with a PhD in astronomy from the University of Washington. In...

State of the State Department: Great Decisions 2019 Series

State of the State Department: Great Decisions 2019 Series

Scorpion TV SCTV08

Diplomats have been described as the “first line of defense” for the United States to ensure...

Targeting Terror: Global Issues Series

Targeting Terror: Global Issues Series

Films Media Group 393818

The war on terror requires greater cooperation among countries and a deeper understanding of...

That's the Price

That's the Price

National Film Board Of Canada NFB524110

Two points of view concerning what the infusion of industrial capital meant to two dying coal towns...

The Babushkas of Chernobyl (52 Minute Version)

The Babushkas of Chernobyl (52 Minute Version)

Video Project, Inc. TVP053

A STORY OF 3 UNLIKELY HEROINES IN THE MOST TOXIC PLACE ON EARTH... In the radioactive Dead Zone...

The Battle for the Amazon: The Xingu vs. the Belo Monte Dam

The Battle for the Amazon: The Xingu vs. the Belo Monte Dam

Films Media Group 394462

What will potentially become the world's third-largest hydroelectric dam - and a symbol of the...

The Chocolate Farmer

The Chocolate Farmer

National Film Board Of Canada NFB554885

“Without the land, we will cease to exist.” In an unspoiled corner of southern Belize, cacao...

The Climate Change Denial Industry: James Hoggan - The Green Interview Series

The Climate Change Denial Industry: James Hoggan - The Green...

Paper Tiger PT0032

Interview with James Hoggan, the author of Climate Cover - Up: The Crusade to Deny Global Warming...

The Cost of Sushi: Emptying the Seas

The Cost of Sushi: Emptying the Seas

Films Media Group 394438

The bluefin tuna, called by BBC News "one of the most highly-prized - and fought over - species and...

The Dark Side of Chocolate: Child Trafficking and Illegal Child Labor in the Cocoa Industry

The Dark Side of Chocolate: Child Trafficking and Illegal Child...

Films Media Group 393974

Have chocolate manufacturers turned a blind eye to child trafficking and de facto slavery on...

The Emperor's New Clothes

The Emperor's New Clothes

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522932

Filmed in Canada, the United States and Mexico over a three-year period, this provocative...

The Gaia Principle: James Lovelock - The Green Interview Series

The Gaia Principle: James Lovelock - The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0024

Interview with James Lovelock, the creator of the Gaia hypothesis. Lovelock's eclecticism and...

The Gene Doctors

The Gene Doctors

PBS Video 041888

Every year, over a million babies are born worldwide with a hereditary disease. Most of these...

The Green Interview Series

The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0098

The Green Interview is a series of in-depth conversations with the thinkers, artists and activists...

The Health Connection, Clean Money Revolution and Socially Responsible Investing - Joel Solomon: The Green Interview Series

The Health Connection, Clean Money Revolution and Socially...

Paper Tiger PT0021

Joel Solomon is a businessman, visionary, investor, philanthropist and now author of The Clean...

The Indiecan Entertainment Playlist

The Indiecan Entertainment Playlist

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. MCI739

Avi Federgreen is one of Canada's top independent filmmakers and distributors. In partnership with...

The Iran Deal: Great Decisions 2019 Series

The Iran Deal: Great Decisions 2019 Series

Scorpion TV SCTV12

The Iran nuclear deal promised to usher in a new era of relations between the United States and...

The Meat Lobby: Big  Business Against Health?

The Meat Lobby: Big Business Against Health?

Passion River Films PR3745

Why is ham pink? Why do we believe that it is good for our children? Why are product labels beyond...

The Mind of Mary Wood: The Green Interview Series

The Mind of Mary Wood: The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0020

Mary Christina Wood is a lawyer, academic, and author who is best known for her work in advocating...

The Most Dangerous Town on the Internet: Where Cybercrime Goes to Hide

The Most Dangerous Town on the Internet: Where Cybercrime Goes...

Films Media Group 394908

What if there were "countries" the size of the average suburban household? What if they had their...

The Nile River: Shared or Monopolized?

The Nile River: Shared or Monopolized?

Films Media Group 393751

Were it not for the elemental forces of the Nile River, the great architecture of ancient Egypt and...

The Ocean in Peril: Alanna Mitchell - The Green Interview Series

The Ocean in Peril: Alanna Mitchell - The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0036

Interview with Alanna Mitchell, an award-winning Canadian author and journalist and engaging...

The Politics of Hope: Chris Turner - The Green Interview Series

The Politics of Hope: Chris Turner - The Green Interview Series

Paper Tiger PT0019

Interview with Chris Turner, an award-winning Canadian journalist who set out on a tour of the...

The Power of an Idea: Green Heroes Series (Season 1)

The Power of an Idea: Green Heroes Series (Season 1)

CineFocus CIN003

Industry contributes to pollution, but there are also companies making a positive impact on the...

The Sage of Barefoot College: Bunker Roy - The Green Interview Series

The Sage of Barefoot College: Bunker Roy - The Green Interview...

Paper Tiger PT0039

This episode of The Green Interview features Bunker Roy, founder of the only college in the world...

The Superfood Chain

The Superfood Chain

Fathom Film Group Ltd. FFGL03

SUPERFOOD OR SUPER HYPE? Are so called superfoods really that great for you? And how does the...

The Tree of Life: Green Heroes Series (Season 1)

The Tree of Life: Green Heroes Series (Season 1)

CineFocus CIN004

GreenHeroes at the root of the earth's problems helping find new ways to tackle deforestation...

The Universal Clock - The Resistance of Peter Watkins

The Universal Clock - The Resistance of Peter Watkins

National Film Board Of Canada NFB522223

In this age of infotainment, documentaries are very much in vogue with television audiences seeking...

The Water Bearer

The Water Bearer

National Film Board Of Canada NFB542158

The quest for fresh water leads Indonesians of Catholic and Muslim descent to work together, along...

The Will of the People - Duterte’s Philippines: Great Decisions 2020 Series

The Will of the People - Duterte’s Philippines: Great...

Scorpion TV SCTV21

The Philippines has had a special relationship with the United States since the islands were ceded...

The Woman Who Joined the Taliban

The Woman Who Joined the Taliban

Matter of Fact Media MFM002

Beverley Giesbrecht was a publishing executive and devout Christian living near Vancouver when the...

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