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Climate refugees : "the human face of climate change"

Author: Michael P NashJustin HoganAndrew SimmsLester R BrownPeter Schwartz; et al; All authors
Publisher: [San Francisco] : Video Project, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : [Widescreen]View all editions and formats
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"[E]xplore[s] the global human impact of climate change and its serious destabilizing effect on international politics. The film turns the distant concept of global warming into a concrete human problem with enormous worldwide consequences ... The film features a variety of leading scientists, relief workers, security consultants, and major political figures, including John Kerry and Newt Gingrich. Whether  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Environmental films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael P Nash; Justin Hogan; Andrew Simms; Lester R Brown; Peter Schwartz; Nancy Pelosi; Newt Gingrich; Stephen Henry Schneider; John Kerry; A Atiq Rahman; Ainun Nishat; Wangari Maathai; Hans-Joachim Schellnhuber; Debbie Peek; Nicole Boxer; Michael R Mollura; L.A. Think Tank (Firm); Trulight Pictures.; Yarmony Foundation.; Video Project.; et al
OCLC Number: 707754127
Language Note: Closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Originally produced in 2010.
Includes trailer.
Official selection: Sundance Film Festival, Los Angeles Film Festival, Woods Hole Film Festival.
Credits: Co-producers, Debbie Peek, Nicole Boxer ; editors, Michael P. Nash, Brett Langefels, and Nancy Frazen ; director of photography, Michael P. Nash ; music composer, Michael R. Mollura.
Performer(s): Interviewees, Andrew Simms, Lester Brown, Peter Schwartz, Nancy Pelosi, Newt Gingrich, Stephen Schneider, John Kerry, A. Atiq Rahman, Ainun Nishat, Wangari Maathai, Hans Schellnhuber, Achim Steiner, Madeleen Helmer, David Atkinson.
Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R (might not be compatible with all players); NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 2.0.
Contents: The issue --
Bangladesh --
The islands --
United States --
China --
Africa --
Climate wars --
The solution.
Other Titles: "Human face of climate change"
Responsibility: L.A. Think Tank, Trulight Pictures, in association with Yarmony Foundation... [et al.] present a Michael P. Nash film ; writer-director, Michael P. Nash ; producer, Michael P. Nash ; producer, Justin Hogan.

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"[E]xplore[s] the global human impact of climate change and its serious destabilizing effect on international politics. The film turns the distant concept of global warming into a concrete human problem with enormous worldwide consequences ... The film features a variety of leading scientists, relief workers, security consultants, and major political figures, including John Kerry and Newt Gingrich. Whether human-caused or a product of nature, the changing climate is already creating humanitarian disasters and will inevitably lead to worldwide political instability"--Container.

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Climate Refugees: The Human Face of Climate Change

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We all are affected by global climate change, and this film tells us how. People who live in areas that don’t often experience disruptive climatic events like hurricanes, flooding, or drought should empathize with people who do. But even if we don’t feel a connection, we still should be concerned....
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