WorldCat Identities

Headwaters Action Video Collective

Overview
Works: 7 works in 10 publications in 1 language and 64 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films 
Classifications: SD387.O43, 333.75
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Headwaters Action Video Collective
Luna : the Stafford giant tree-sit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the tree-sit by Julia to save the giant redwood called Luna from being cut down by the Maxxam Corporation
Tree-sit : the art of resistance( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the saga of the destruction of North America's oldest temperate rainforests, told through the eyes of forest defenders who share their insights from their perches high in the trees. On the ground, local residents, Native Americans, biologists, loggers, and government officials express their opinions
Fire in the eyes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped at various locations where anti-logging protesters were attempting to demonstrate in the Headwaters Forest Wilderness, this program shows police officers swabbing & spraying pepper spray on the eyelids of non-violent protestors as a "pain compliance tool" as they demonstrated at Pacific Lumber, at Bear Creek logging camp and in the Eureka office of Republican Representative Frank Riggs. It also includes the story of David "Gypsy" Chain's death in Grizzly Creek
Timber GAP( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Timber GAP is the story of a community struggling to save the last of Mendocinos coastal redwood forest. A new company has recently moved in, financed by the GAP founder Donald Fisher and family. The Fishers made their fortune off the backs of exploited sweatshop workers, now they are exploiting the redwoods. Grassroots movements of labor, the environment and human rights converge in Seattle to protest the WTO and the huge corporations (like the GAP) that benefit most from Free Trade."--Website
Struggle in the woods : views of extraction( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows confrontations between tree sitters and employees paid to extract them from ancient redwood trees
Timber gap ; Fire in the eyes ; Luna( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Stafford Giant redwood tree, also called Luna, was discovered by Earth First! during the Fall '97 Headwaters campaign. The tree was blue-marked for cutting. In order to save it from the chainsaw, a nonstop tree occupation began. One extraordinary woman named Julia Butterfly remained in the tree for over two years. Timber GAP is the story of a community struggling to save the last of Mendocinos coastal redwood forest. A new company has recently moved in, financed by the GAP founder Donald Fisher and family. The Fishers made their fortune off the backs of exploited sweatshop workers, now they are exploiting the redwoods. Grassroots movements of labor, the environment and human rights converge in Seattle to protest the WTO and the huge corporations (like the GAP) that benefit most from Free Trade. Fire In The Eyes, a powerful, unnerving look at Humboldt County's policy of using pepper spray directly on the eyes of non-violent protesters
Headwaters '97 call to action! by Headwaters Action Video Collective( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.06 for Headwaters ... to 0.52 for Timber GAP ...)

Languages
English (10)