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TEDTalks [eVideo - Films on Demand] : Phil Borges, Documenting Our Endangered Cultures

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Infobase.; TED Conferences LLC.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Infobase, [2012], ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traveling the world, photographer Phil Borges documents endangered cultures with the hope that he can help preserve them by photographing and interviewing members of them. In this TEDTalk, Borges shows rarely seen images of people from the mountains of Dharamsala, India, and the jungles of the Ecuadorean Amazon, as he tells their stories. In addition, Borges talks about his initiative to link children in indigenous  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
TED Conferences LLC, 2007
Named Person: Phil Borges; Phil Borges
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Infobase.; TED Conferences LLC.
OCLC Number: 1027734630
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Films on Demand eVideo.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on January 28, 2012.
Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 6 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (19 min.) : sound, color, digital file
Contents: Languages Dying (1:07) --
Tibetan Spirituality (2:26) --
Dalai Lama (2:41) --
Ecuadorian Amazon Tribe (2:47) --
Pakistani religious minorities. (2:02) --
Kids' Intercultural Connections (3:43) --
Indigenous Student's Movie (3:27) --
Credits: TEDTalks: Phil Borges- Documenting Our Endangered Cultures (0:05).
Other Titles: Documenting Our Endangered Cultures
Phil Borges
TED Talks
Responsibility: TED Conferences LLC.

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Traveling the world, photographer Phil Borges documents endangered cultures with the hope that he can help preserve them by photographing and interviewing members of them. In this TEDTalk, Borges shows rarely seen images of people from the mountains of Dharamsala, India, and the jungles of the Ecuadorean Amazon, as he tells their stories. In addition, Borges talks about his initiative to link children in indigenous communities from across the globe with students in the U.S. to promote understanding and peace.

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