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Darwin's nightmare

Author: Edouard MauriatHubert SauperMille et Une Productions.Coop99 Filmproduktion.Saga film (Firm : Brussels, Belgium)All authors
Publisher: Toronto : Capri Releasing : Maple Pictures, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Darwin's nightmare is an essential documentary on the perverse aspects of globalization. Enter the Nile Perch, a voracious predator implanted into Lake Victoria in Africa in the '60's which extinguished native fish species and multiplied so fast that its fillets are today exported worldwide - predominantly in exchange for the countless weapons used to wage war in the dark centre of the continent".--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edouard Mauriat; Hubert Sauper; Mille et Une Productions.; Coop99 Filmproduktion.; Saga film (Firm : Brussels, Belgium); Capri Releasing.; Maple Pictures.
OCLC Number: 81315271
Language Note: In English, Russian and Swahili with English subtitles and optional French subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004.
Credits: Editor, Denise Vindevogel ; artistic collaboration, Sandor Rieder, Nick Flynn.
Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; letterboxed; Dolby digital.
Responsibility: Mille et Une Productions, Coop99, Saga Film present a film directed and written by Hubert Sauper ; producers, Edouard Mauriat [and others] ; director, scriptwriter and cinematographer, Hubert Sauper.

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"Darwin's nightmare is an essential documentary on the perverse aspects of globalization. Enter the Nile Perch, a voracious predator implanted into Lake Victoria in Africa in the '60's which extinguished native fish species and multiplied so fast that its fillets are today exported worldwide - predominantly in exchange for the countless weapons used to wage war in the dark centre of the continent".--Container.

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