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There once was an island

Author: Briar March; Lyn Collie; Journeyman Pictures (Great Britain),
Publisher: Surrey, England : Journeyman Pictures, 2012.
Series: Ethnographic video online, volume 2
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three people on a unique Pacific Island face the devastating effects of climate change. As an enormous flood threatens to engulf their paradise, who will decide to flee and leave their culture behind forever? And who will stay, hoping only that God will save them from the ever-rising sea? This documentary is an epic, universal portrait of the very real threat rising sea levels present for our planet and the future  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Briar March; Lyn Collie; Journeyman Pictures (Great Britain),
OCLC Number: 877880497
Language Note: This edition in English and Takuu with English subtitles.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed Feb. 6, 2014).
Event notes: Recorded on Takuu Island.
Description: 1 online resource (57 min.)
Series Title: Ethnographic video online, volume 2
Responsibility: directed by Briar March ; produced by Lyn Collie.

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Three people on a unique Pacific Island face the devastating effects of climate change. As an enormous flood threatens to engulf their paradise, who will decide to flee and leave their culture behind forever? And who will stay, hoping only that God will save them from the ever-rising sea? This documentary is an epic, universal portrait of the very real threat rising sea levels present for our planet and the future of humanity.

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