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The beloved community

Author: Pamela Calvert; Plain Speech (Firm); Detroit Public Television.; California Newsreel (Firm)
Publisher: [San Francisco, Calif.] : California Newsreel, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Standard formatView all editions and formats
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(Producer) The Beloved Community looks at a Great Lakes oil town facing a toxic legacy head-on. The nerve center of Canada's petrochemical inductry, Sarna once enjoyed the highest standard of living in the country--but no the bill has come due, in compromised environmental and community health.

Explores the effects of chemical pollution on the inhabitants and environment of Sarnia, Ontario.

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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Calvert; Plain Speech (Firm); Detroit Public Television.; California Newsreel (Firm)
OCLC Number: 166442031
Language Note: In English. Closed-captioned.
Credits: Director of photography, Gary Mercer ; editors, Michelle Harrison, John Nutt.
Description: 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. master. 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. viewing copy.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: directed and produced by Pamela Calvert ; produced by Pamela Calvert/Plain Speech and Detroit Public Television.

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(Producer) The Beloved Community looks at a Great Lakes oil town facing a toxic legacy head-on. The nerve center of Canada's petrochemical inductry, Sarna once enjoyed the highest standard of living in the country--but no the bill has come due, in compromised environmental and community health.

Explores the effects of chemical pollution on the inhabitants and environment of Sarnia, Ontario.

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The Beloved Community

(EMRO user published 2008-03-26 ) Very Good Permalink
The Beloved Community is the story of ecological disruption in Sarnia, Ontario and the adjacent First Nations community, and the impact on public health. For years big companies thrived in this region of Canada bordering beautiful Lake Huron. The residents made good livings working in the plants...
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