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National Geographic Films

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Works: 74 works in 92 publications in 1 language and 4,851 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Drama  Documentary films 
Roles: prn
Classifications: DT157.673, 962.4043
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Publications about National Geographic Films
Publications by National Geographic Films
Most widely held works by National Geographic Films
God grew tired of us ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,421 libraries worldwide
Presents the plight of young, male Sudanese refugees, known as "lost boys," being displaced to foreign countries due to civil war in their homeland. The film tells the story of three of the lost boys who struggled to come to the United States for a better life, while still attempting to assist the family and friends they have left behind
Arctic tale by Narrator: Queen Latifah( visu )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Filmed over the span of fifteen years, Arctic tale follows a polar bear cub and a walrus pup as they learn to survive in the wild and face increasing challenges posed by global warming
Mysteries of Egypt by Scott Swofford( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Presents a story of a grandfather who enchants his granddaughter with tales of tombs and treasures. Travel back more than 4,000 years to a time when the Great Pyramids of Giza were built. A special 30-minute bonus program, The making of the mysteries of Egypt, gives you an insider's look at what it took to create this film
National Geographic kids ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Two lovable pigs share their endless curiosity and wild adventures, both in the backyard and across the globe. Kids will follow siblings on exciting adventures around the world, and are introduced to lovable characters and stunning wildlife movies from National Geographic. Programs include popular episodes from the TV series: Are We There Yet?; Toot and Puddle; and Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies
Into the cosmos collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
National Geographic journeys to the depths of outer space to reveal stunning, up-close images of the mysterious solar system
Cesar Millan the real story ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Presents information about the success of Cesar Millan, the dog whisperer, as a celebrity dog trainer and international superstar
Mysteries of the paranormal ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Explore supernatural mysteries to reveal the truth behind ghosts, hauntings, vampires, witchcraft, and evil spirits. Programs include: Is It Real? Ghosts; Is It Real? Hauntings; Is It Real? Vampires; Taboo: Witchcraft; and Taboo: Evil Spirits
Ultimate animal countdown ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
From the Great White shark, which can consume twenty pounds of flesh in just one bite, to the tiny fire ant with its poisonous venom, here is a countdown of nature's deadliest, most sophisticated killing machines
Phantoms of the night ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
From the producers of the classic Night Stalkers, comes the incredible Phantoms of the night, a revealing look at bat behavior through high-tech tools and the eyes of the scientists using them. Through a thermal camera, we'll see hungry vampires stalking warm-blooded prey. Ultra slow-motion photography will capture a bat snatching a helpless insect from the air; micro transmitters attached to bats will enable us to watch them screaming through the forest and specialized bat-detectors will identify each bat by its unique sonic signature
Living with leopards ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Explorer steps behind the camera with acclaimed African wildlife filmmaker Kim Wolhuter as he and his family spend two years in the bush following a young leopard's journey into adulthood
Living with Anthrax ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
“Living with Anthrax” contrasts the lives of two women dealing with the virus, one in America, the other in Namibia
Solar system ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
How was our solar system born? Join scientists as they journey into the mesmerizing mysteries of space. Hear their expert theories, then decide for yourself!
Ultimate disaster earthquake ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Using archive footage, computer animation, and expert interviews, we expose the killer characteristics of natural disasters, leading to an ultimate disaster - a hypothetical event of unparalleled force and impact. Here we investigate the anatomy of an earthquake: from the science behind recent events, ramping to a mega earthquake that is yet to happen
Hawaii volcanoes - Mauna Loa ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Scientist discusses efforts to monitor the seismic and magma activity of the Big Island of Hawaii's two volcanoes, Mauna Loa and Kilauea, using various means including satellite and a GPS monitoring network. Volcano monitoring will enable scientists to detect changes and predict possible eruptions sooner so that nearby communities can be updated and better prepared for an eruption
Fearsome frogs ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Covers the Frog Festival in Rayne, Louisiana; Dozier Lester who sells frogs by mail order from Louisiana, and leopard frogs as an invasive species in Arizona
Portrait of a great white shark ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
This documentary gets up close and very personal with the world's most feared predator
Otter chaos ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Quick and agile, river otters have very few predators. Few animals dare to attack or prey upon them. River otters are endearing and captivating creatures. Fun and games seem to define their world. However, a few years ago in the State of Missouri, otters were not having a good time at all. Faced with over hunting and a shrinking habitat the otter almost vanished from the state's wetlands. The harsh reality that river otters were about to disappear from Missouri spurred Glenn Chambers and other state conservationists into action through their efforts; total 845 river otters were released back into the wild. Today, otters are thriving in Missouri. Chambers', an ardent conservationist and dedicated wildlife filmmaker, wants to make sure they remain visible in Missouri's wetlands for years to come
Engage your brain collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Featuring programs from hit series Brain Games, Duck quacks don't echo, and The numbers game, it combines science and entertaining, interactive experiments and games to reveal the amazing inner-workings of the crown jewel of the human body. The Brain Games sizes up the human brain through mind-boggling experiments, optical illusions, and brainteasers
Big Sur wild California ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive view of the spectacular California coastal area known as Big Sur, through the eyes of three intrinsically connected native creatures. Fly with the California condors and capture the panoramic view of Big Sur's many topside layers, and dive with California's sea otters to investigate life below the waves. Then, follow the stealthy mountain lions and see how the scavengers, the key-stone species and this top predator are all critical contributors to Big Sur's unique habitat
American weed ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
This series of 4 episodes follows Colorado voter-approved medical marijuana growers and dispensaries as they struggle to conduct business in the face of hostility and misinformation
 
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