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Bill Moyers reports : Earth on edge

Author: Bill D MoyersPamela HoganFelice FirestoneGail AblowAlison AmronAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Filmed in collaboration with the World Resources Institute, this Bill Moyers program assesses the state of environment. Combining interviews with leading scientists and reports from Mongolia, British Columbia, Brazil, South Africa, and the state of Kansas, Moyers and his team of award-winning producers explore the impact that human activities have on the planet while asking an urgent question: What is happening to  Read more...
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Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bill D Moyers; Pamela Hogan; Felice Firestone; Gail Ablow; Alison Amron; Judy Doctoroff Oneill; Judith Davidson Moyers; Films for the Humanities (Firm); Public Affairs Television (Firm); World Resources Institute.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 123903874
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Documentary.
Videodisc release of the 2001 documentary film.
Credits: Editor, Alison Amron ; writers, Gail Ablow [and others] ; co-producer, Gail Ablow ; executive producers, Judy Doctoroff Oneill and Judith Davidson Moyers ; executive editor, Bill Moyers ; music, Jamie Lawrence ; directors of photography, Mark Falstad [and others] ; animation, Edgeworx.
Performer(s): Host, Bill Moyers.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Earth on edge
Responsibility: a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. in collaboration with the World Resources Institue ; a presentation of Thirteen/WNET New York ; producers, Pamela Hogan [and others] ; director of production, Felice Firestone.

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"Filmed in collaboration with the World Resources Institute, this Bill Moyers program assesses the state of environment. Combining interviews with leading scientists and reports from Mongolia, British Columbia, Brazil, South Africa, and the state of Kansas, Moyers and his team of award-winning producers explore the impact that human activities have on the planet while asking an urgent question: What is happening to the Earth's capacity to support nature and civilization?"

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