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Rising waters : global warming and the fate of the Pacific Islands

Author: Andrea Torrice; Torrice Productions.; Independent Television Service.; Pacific Islanders in Communications.; Bullfrog Films.
Publisher: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Through personal stories of Pacific Islanders in Kiribati, the Samoas, the atolls of Micronesia including the Marshall Islands, and Hawaii, as well as researchers in the continental United States ... puts a human face on the international climate change debate ... While the policy makers and scientists argue about when and how much to reduce greenhouse gas emissions over the next twenty years, many Pacific  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Environmental films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Torrice; Torrice Productions.; Independent Television Service.; Pacific Islanders in Communications.; Bullfrog Films.
ISBN: 1594582785 9781594582783
OCLC Number: 62333862
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally released in 2000; later broadcast in Canada by the National Film Board of Canada, and in the United States on PBS.
Credits: Directors of photography, Gary Mercer, Bill Turnley ; editor, Matt Dibble ; narrator, Lane Nishikawa.
Performer(s): Narrator, Lane Nishikawa.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, NTSC.
Other Titles: Global warming and the fate of the Pacific Islands
Responsibility: produced, directed & written by Andrea Torrice ; produced in association with the Independent Television Service and Pacific Islanders in Communications ; produced by Torrice Productions.

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"Through personal stories of Pacific Islanders in Kiribati, the Samoas, the atolls of Micronesia including the Marshall Islands, and Hawaii, as well as researchers in the continental United States ... puts a human face on the international climate change debate ... While the policy makers and scientists argue about when and how much to reduce greenhouse gas emissions over the next twenty years, many Pacific Islanders are wondering if they will have a future"--Container.

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