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The Lorax   "The Lorax" [1971] by Dr. Seuss
A heartfelt ecological warning, a morality play for adults as well as children.
animated cartoon on DVD [10/2003] for $13.03
animated cartoon on VHS [10/2003] for $9.98
Random House [8/71] hardcover [8/71] for $8.22
Random House pb & audio combo [3/92] out of prodn/used
Lectorum Publons Spanish-language library hardcover [1/93] for $10.94

Planet Earth 1986 TV series from Canada  "Planet Earth" 7-episode documentary TV series [Canada & PBS 1986]
seven episodes: 1. The Living Machine; 2. The Blue Planet; 3. Climate Puzzle; 4. Tales From Other Worlds; 5. The Solar Sea; 6. Gifts From The Earth; and 7. The Fate of The Earth
Narrated by Richard Kiley; won Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Series
series credits at IMDb • movie entry at Wikipedia
Allumination Filmworks Episode 1 on VHS [3/96] 1 hour - out of prodn/used
Allumination Filmworks Episode 2 on VHS [3/96] out of prodn/used
Annenberg CPB Collection Episode 3 on VHS [3/96] 2 hours for $18.49
Allumination Filmworks Episode 4 on VHS [3/96] 2 hours for $17.95
Allumination Filmworks Episode 4 on VHS [3/96] for $17.95
Allumination Filmworks Episode 5 on VHS [3/96] 1 hour for $14.79
Allumination Filmworks Episode 6 on VHS [3/96] 1 hour for $19.89
Allumination Filmworks Episode 7 on VHS [3/96] 1 hour for $19.89

Thirst / Corporate Theft of Our Water  "Thirst" episode of P.O.V. [aired on P.B.S. in 2004]
video/DVD not available at Amazon • program credits at IMDb
P.B.S. program page • producer's movie site
"Thirst: Fighting The Corporate Theft of Our Water" [2007]
by Alan Snitow & Deborah Kaufman, with Michael Fox

Kindle Edition from Jossey-Bass [3/2007 edition] for $19.56
Jossey-Bass 9x6 hardcover [3/2007] for $27.95

Planet Earth TV series box sets  "Planet Earth" TV series [B.B.C./Discovery April-Dec 2006]
each set contains all 11 episodes: From Pole To Pole, Mountains, Fresh Water, Caves, Deserts, Ice Worlds, Great Plains, Jungles, Shallow Seas, Seasonal Forests, and Ocean Deep • Directed by Alastair Fothergill; co-written & narrated by David Attenborough (Sigourney Weaver on Discovery Channel)
series credits at IMDb • BBC official series site • series entry at Wikipedia
BBC Worldwide widescreen color Blu-ray [4/2007] 4 disks for $39.99
BBC Worldwide widescreen color Blu-ray [10/2011] 6 disks for $51.99
BBC Worldwide widescreen color Blu-ray/DVD combo [4/2007] 5 disks for $35.99
BBC Worldwide widescreen color Special Edition DVD [10/2011] 6 disks for $41.99
BBC Worldwide widescreen color Limited Edition DVD [10/2011] 6 disks for $56.49

Inconvenient Truth movie/poster  "An Inconvenient Truth" documentary feature film [Paramount Classics May 2006]
Directed by Davis Guggenheim

"I did a funny thing when I came home after seeing 'An Inconvenient Truth'. I went around the house turning off the lights." — movie reviewer Roger Ebert
Paramount color DVD with update [11/2006] for $16.87
full credits at IMDb • official movie site • M.T.V. 1/2-hr special [air-date 26 May 2006]
based on "An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming & What We Can Do About It" [2006] by Al Gore, Jr.
Rodale 9x8 pb [5/2006] for $13.17

Earth 2007 documentary film from Disneynature  "Earth" documentary from DisneyNature [Europe 2007, USA April 2009]
90-minute documentary film co-produced, co-written & co-directed by Alastair Fothergill; co-written & co-directed by Mark Linfield; co-written by Leslie Megahey; narration by James Earl Jones or Patrick Stewart
Disney Studios Home Ent. widescreen color Blu-ray [9/2009] for $20.99
Disney Studios Home Ent. widescreen color DVD [9/2009] for $13.99
full credits at IMDb • movie entry at Wikipedia • official movie site
11th Hour documentary  "The 11th Hour" documentary [Warner Independent Aug 2007]
Co-written & co-directed by Nadia Conners & Leila Conners Petersen; co-produced, co-written & hosted by Leonardo DiCaprio; footage includes Mikhail Gorbachev, Thom Hartmann, Stephen Hawking & Bill McKibben
Warner Home Video color DVD [4/2008] for $4.99
full credits from IMDb • official movie site • 11th Hour Action community forum site
The Great Global Warming Swindle 2007 TV documentary from tabloid producer WAGtv  "The Great Global Warming Swindle" [Channel 4 U.K. March 2007]
The 2-hour film was designed to mislead (and filmmakers misled & misrepresented several interviewees, including Sir David King), to such an extent that Britain's media regulator OfCcom ruled that such errors were significant, but that no sanctions be levied because "the link between human activity and global warming ... became settled [before the broadcast]" and thus no harm was done! • Unethically written & directed by Martin Durkin
WAGtv color DVD [7/2007] out of prodn/used
full credits at IMDb • movie entry at Wikipedia
Planet In Peril C.N.N. special  "Planet In Peril" TV documentary [C.N.N. special 2007]
Hosted by Anderson Cooper, with Jeff Corwin & Sanjay Gupta
CNN widescreen color DVD [11/2007] 2 disks for $19.98
full credits at IMDb
Red Gold salmon documentary film  "Red Gold: An Environmental Documentary" [indep 2008]
Proposed open-pit mines at the headwaters of two rivers that run to Bristol Bay in southwest Alaska threaten the sockeye salmon that is a major basis of the livelihood of Anglo & Native communities.
A film by Ben Knight & Travis Rummel
Felt Soul Media color DVD [2008] out of prodn/scarce via Amazon
color DVD also available from producer's website for $25 {home viewing only}
credits at IMDb • official movie site
B.B.C. Natural History Collection 10-disk box set on Blu-ray  "B.B.C. Natural History Collection" Blu-ray Box Set [2008]
contains 23 {roughly) hour-long B.B.C. programs totalling 1350 minutes (22½ hours): 11-episode "Planet Earth" [2006]; "Elephant Nomads of The Namib Desert"; 3-episode "The Future"; "Galapagos"; "Ganges"; "Into The Wilderness"; "Living Together"; "Saving Species"; "Secrets of The Maya Under-world"; "Snow Leopards: Beyond The Myth"; and "Wild China"
B.B.C. Warner widescreen color Blu-ray box set [3/2012] 10 disks for $62.99
B.B.C. Worldwide HD widescreen color Blu-ray box set [9/2008] 8 disks for $109.99

Flow, For Love of Water documentary film by Irena Salina  "Flow: How Did A Handful of Corporations Steal Our Water?"
[Oscilloscope Pictures Sept 2008]

Filmmaker Salina realized that although there is a wide range of water problems spread all across the globe, they are all connected, and it's important to look at the big picture. 93-minute color documentary film directed by Irena Salina; featuring author Maude Barlow, Bolivian activist Oscar Olivera, Penn & Teller, T. Boone Pickens, and many others
Oscilloscope widescreen color DVD [12/2008] for $23.49
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

Oceans BBC-TV documentary  "Oceans: Exploring The Secrets of Our Underwater World" TV documentary
[BBC2-TV/Discovery Nov-Dec 2008]

8-episode documentary TV series; narrated by Mark Halliley; featuring Lucy Blue, Philippe Cousteau Jr., Tooni Mahto & Paul Rose
B.B.C. Warner color DVD [6/2010] 3 disks for $35.99
series credits at IMDb • series entry at Wikipedia • B.B.C. official series site
Last Stand At Ballona Wetlands  "The Last Stand: Heroes At Ballona Wetlands" [indep 2004; rev 2008]
24-minute color documentary film about the folks who saved much wetlands acreage in Los Angeles and Orange counties • bare credits at IMDb
Produced, written & co-directed by Sheila A. Laffey; co-directed by Todd Brunelle
Echo Mountain Prodns color DVD [12/2008] for $19.95
For an alternate view, see the Working Minds ezine Issue #41 essay "Playa Vista" from March 2004
Plastic Planet documentary film by Werner Boote  "Plastic Planet" documentary film [Austria Sept 2009, USA Jan 2011]
Filmmaker Boote takes us on a journey around the globe, showing that plastics have
become a threat for both environmental and human health.

Written & directed by Werner Boote; featuring Werner Boote & many others
First Run Features widescreen color DVD [4/2011] for $18.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site {German-language}
Blue Gold World Water Wars documentary film  "Blue Gold: World Water Wars" [Purple Turtle Films 2009 video release]
Corporate giants, private investors, and corrupt governments are already competing for control of our dwindling fresh water supply, prompting protests, lawsuits, and even revolutionary movements from citizens forced to fight for the right to survive. Co-produced, co-written & directed by Sam Bozzo; based on the 2002 book by Maude Barlow & Tony Clarke; narrated by Malcolm McDowell; won CINE Golden Eagle, won awards at Fort Collins, Newport Beach & Vancouver Intl. film festivals
P.B.S. Home Video color DVD [4/2009] for $19.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

Tapped water bottle docufilm by Stephanie Soechtig  "Tapped" feature documentary [Atlas Films July 2009]
An unflinching examination of the big business of bottled water, a commodity that is bought and sold like any other article of commerce. Or is access to clean drinking water a basic human right? Co-produced, co-written & co-directed by Stephanie Soechtig; co-written & co-directed by Jason Lindsey; co-written by Josh David
Disinformation Films color DVD [8/2010] for $13.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site
Oceans 2010 documentary film from Disneynature  "Oceans" TV documentary [France/Disneynature April 2010]
Co-written & co-directed by Jacques Perrin & Jacques Cluzaud; narrated by Jacques Perrin (French) or Pierce Brosnan (English)
Walt Disney Video widescreen color Blu-ray/DVD combo [10/2010] 2 disks for $24.99
Walt Disney Video widescreen color DVD [10/2010] for $18.49
full credits at IMDb • movie entry at Wikipedia • official movie site

"GasLand" documentary film [H.B.O. broadcast June 2010]
Gasland documentary by Josh Fox on oil fracking pollution  Halliburton developed a way to get rock-bound natural gas out of the ground, a hydraulic drilling process called 'fracking', and suddenly America finds itself becoming an energy superpower. The downside? The drilling companies are polluting underground water aquifers, some of which deliver so much pollution into homes that you can light a flame to the water coming out of the kitchen tap. • Co-produced, written & directed by Josh Fox; featuring energy exec Aubrey K. McClendon and archive footage of George W. Bush, Dick Cheney, Richard Nixon, T. Boone Pickens & Pete Seeger; nominated for Best Documentary Feature Oscar and for W.G.A. Best Documentary Screenplay, won Emmy Award for Nonfiction Programming, won Special Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival, won Special Jury Prize at Sarasota Film Festival, won Environmental Media Award
Docurama color DVD [12/2010] for $13.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

Water Wars documentary film  "Water Wars: When Drought, Flood, and Greed Collide" [Cinema Libre 2010]
Hour-long documentary film examines the world water crisis as it is currently affecting Bangladesh: rising seas, drought, floods, downriver pollution from India, and groundwater poisoned with arsenic.
Co-produced, written & directed by Jim Burroughs; narrated by Martin Sheen
Cinema Libre color DVD [8/2010] for $19.95
credits at IMDb • official movie site
B.B.C. Natural History Collection 2 box sets  "B.B.C. Natural History Collection 2" DVD & Blu-ray Box Sets [2010]
contains 1250 minutes (almost 21 hours) of BBC nature programs: 10-part "Life" on 4 disks; 2-disk "Nature’s Most Amazing Events"; 2-disk "South Pacific"; and 3-part "Yellowstone"
BBC Worldwide HD widescreen color Blu-ray box set [10/2010] 9 disks for $107.99
the DVD box set has different content: still 1250 minutes (almost 21 hours) of BBC nature pro-grams: 10-part "Life" on 4 disks; "Gallapagos"; "Ganges"; "Life In Cold Blood"; and "Wild China"
BBC Worldwide widescreen color DVD box set [10/2010] 10 disks for $93.99

Carbon Nation documentary film of 2011  "Carbon Nation" documentary film [indep Feb 2011]
An optimistic (and witty) look at what people are already doing, what we as a nation could be doing, and what the world needs to do to prevent - or at least to slow down - the looming climate crisis.
Co-produced, co-written & directed by Peter Byck; co-produced & co-written by Karen Weigert; co-written by Eric Driscoll & Matt Weinhold; narrated by Bill Kurtis; featuring Richard Branson, Lester R. Brown, Tom Friedman, Van Jones, Gary Hirshberg, Amory Lovins, Col. Dan Nolan, John Rowe, Jim Rogers, R. James Woolsey, and many more clean energy pioneers
Team Marketing color DVD [8/2011] for $17.99
ClayWay Media color DVD [8/2011] for $19.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

Queen of the Sun / Bees documentary by Taggart Siegel  "Queen of The Sun: What Are The Bees Telling Us?" [indep March 2011]
Philosopher Rudolf Steiner predicted in 1923 that bees would disappear in 80 to 100 years; the recent worldwide 'colony collapse disorder' events seem to have fulfilled that prediction. The danger? Bees pollinate four out of ten foods eaten by humans. Co-produced & directed by Taggart Siegel; featuring Michael Pollan, Gunther Hauk, Vandana Shiva, Raj Patel & Rudolf Steiner [1861-1925]
DVD/Blu-ray not yet available
full credits at IMDb • official movie site • official trailer on YouTube

The Last Mountain documentary film by Bill Haney  "The Last Mountain: A Fight For Our Future" [Dada Films June 2011]
A record of the clash between a small West Virginia community and a giant coal
company engaging in mountaintop coal removal.

Co-produced, co-written & directed by Bill Haney; featuring Robert Kennedy, Jr.
Docurama widescreen color DVD [11/2011] for $16.99
credits at IMDb • official movie site
If A Tree Falls documentary by Marshall Curry  "If A Tree Falls: A Story of The Earth Liberation Front" [BBC/ITVS/PBS June 2011]
The F.B.I. calls the Earth Liberation Front "America's number one domestic terrorist threat"; film follows the story of eco-activist Daniel McGowan to examine larger questions about environment-alism, activism, and terrorism.
Co-produced, co-written & co-directed by Marshall Curry; co-produced & co-directed by Sam Cullman; co-written by Matthew Hamachek; Oscar & WGA noms for Best Feature Documentary; won awards at Dallas, Miami, Nashville, Santa Cruz & Sundance film festivals
Oscilloscope Laboratories color DVD [8/2011] for $20.52
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

Bag It documentary film  "Bag It: Is Your Life Too Plastic?" documentary film
[Reel Thing/A.P.T. Worldwide Sept 2011]

An 'average guy' makes a resolution at the grocery store to stop using plastic bags. Wanting to learn more, he embarks on a global tour to unravel the complexities of our plastic-infused world – an average American's plastic waste per year is 800 pounds. • Directed by Suzan Beraza; written by Michelle Curry Wright; featuring Jeb Berrier, Peter Coyote & Anne Reeser • full credits at IMDb
Docurama color DVD [3/2012] for $17.89
Surviving Progress documentary film by Mathieu Roy & Harold Crooks  "Surviving Progress" [Canada Nov 2011, First Run Features USA April 2012]
Exec produced by Martin Scorsese; co-written & co-directed by Mathieu Roy & Harold Crooks; 'inspired by' Ronald Wright's bestselling non-fiction book "A Short History of Progress"; featuring Margaret Atwood, Jane Goodall, Stephen Hawking, David Suzuki, Robert Wright & Ronald Wright
First Run Features widescreen color DVD [9/2012] for $24.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

The Island President documentary about the Maldives Islands  "The Island President" [Samuel Goldwyn Films March 2012]
After dissident Mohamed Nasheed helped restore democracy in the Maldives Islands (a country south and west of India's southern tip) and was elected President, his biggest problem became the survival of his country, as rising Indian Ocean sea levels were flooding low-lying islands into non-existence. (Nasheed was sworn into office in November 2008 and removed from office in February 2012.)
Directed by Jon Shenk; featuring Mohamed Nasheed; film won the People's Choice Documentary Award at Toronto Intl Film Festival & the I.D.A. Pare Lorentz Award
First Run Features widescreen color DVD [11/2012] for $20.03
credits at IMDb • official movie site • movie entry at Wikipedia
watch 2/2012 official trailer [2:18] at Vimeo

The Lorax 2012 poster  "The  Lorax" [Universal/Illumination Studios March 2012]
Twelve-year-old Ted lives in Sneedville, where everything is artificial; he begins a search for a live tree to impress a cute girl down the street. • Animated feature film co-written & co-directed by Ken Daurio & Cinco Paul, co-directed by Chris Renaud; Animated feature film co-produced by Ken Daurio, Cinco Paul, Audrey Geisel & others; co-directed by Chris Renaud & Kyle Balda; co-written by Ken Daurio & Cinco Paul, based on the 1971 book by Dr. Seuss; voices of Zac Efron, Ed Helms, Danny DeVito, Taylor Swift, Rob Riggle, Betty White & Jenny Slate
Universal widescreen color DVD/Blu-ray/3-D combo pack [8/2012] 3 disks for $27.99
Universal Studios widescreen color DVD/Blu-ray combo pack [8/2012] 2 disks for $24.96
Universal Studios widescreen color DVD [8/2012] for $19.99
latest info at IMDb • official movie site

Mohamed Hijri "A simple solution to the coming phosphorus crisis" March 2012 TED Talk [in French w/English subtitles; 13:41]

Last Call At The Oasis docufilm by Jessica Yu  "Last Call At The Oasis" documentary [Participant Media / A.T.O. May 2012]
Illuminates the vital role that water plays in our lives, exposing the defects in the current system and depicting communities already struggling with its ill-effects. Co-produced, written & directed by Jessica Yu; featuring Jay Famiglietti, Peter H. Gleick, Tyrone Hayes, Alex Prud’homme, Robert Glennon & eco-activist Erin Brockovich-Ellis; DVD extras include interview with Brockovich, four other docushorts
Docurama color DVD [11/2012] for $25.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site • official trailer {Quicktime}
Chasing Ice documentary feature  "Chasing Ice" documentary [National Geographic/Oscilloscope Nov 2012]
A National Geographic photojournalist set out to disprove 'global warming' by using time-lapse cameras in the Arctic, but the resulting footage is startling proof that glaciers and sea ice are disappearing at a breathtaking rate. Co-produced & directed by Jeff Orlowski; featuring James Balog, Svavar Jonatansson, Adam LeWinter, Louie Psihoyos, Kitty Boone & Jeff Orlowski; won Documentary Cinematography Award at Sundance Film Festival
New Video Group color DVD [9/2013] for $19.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

"Exploring Ethics: The Silent Spring Series" [UC-TV 2012-13]
lectures at University of California San Diego
watch all six hour-long lecture/slide show programs [8/2013 upload] online at YouTube
"Alternatives To Insecticides - The Silent Spring Series #1"
"Rachel Carson's Legacy - The Silent Spring Series #2" [UC-TV Dec 2012] with Dr. Mitchell Thomashow
"Silent Spring + 50: Lessons From San Diego's Bees and Bays - The Silent Spring Series #3"
"Global Climate Change and Emerging Infectious Disease - The Silent Spring Series #4" with Stanley Maloy
"Elephants or People? Ethical Dilemmas In Recovering Endangered Species - The Silent Spring Series #5"
"Women In Science: 50 Years After Silent Spring - The Silent Spring Series #6"

"Turn Here Sweet Corn" [PBS July 1991, DVD 2012]
Turn Here Sweet Corn documentary film by Helen DeMichiel  Award-winning 57-minute documentary by filmmaker Helen De Michiel about the loss of Martin & Atina Diffley's 136-year-old family farm in Minnesota to speculative suburban real estate developers. (The later book tells that story and also of the successful fight to protect their second farm property from a Koch Brothers pipeline). Film was broadcast as an episode of the "P.O.V." TV series. • featuring Martin & Atina Diffley and daughter Liza
purchase DVD [2012] at Media Work Group website for $29.95 + s/h
no credits at IMDb • PBS-TV movie page
'Turn Here Sweet Corn' memoir by Atina Diffley  
"Turn Here Sweet Corn: Organic Farming Works" [2012]
by Atina Diffley

Kindle Edition from Amazon Digital Services [4/2012] for $13.99
Univ Minnesota Press 9x6 pb [8/2013] for $15.22
Univ Minnesota Press 9x6 hardcover [4/2012] for $19.05

"Trashed: No Place For Waste" [Blenheim Films Dec 2012]
Trashed documentary hosted by Jeremy Irons  The problem of waste disposal has not been solved; even recycling in developed countries hardly makes a dent, and the Zero Waste movement goes unreported.
Co-produced, written & directed by Candida Brady; co-produced & hosted by Jeremy Irons
Blenheim Films color DVD [4/2013] for $18.00
credits at IMDb • official movie site

"Promised Land" [Participant Media/Focus Features Dec 2012]
Promised Land  Fictional drama about a powerful natural gas company that infiltrates a small rural town to tap into subterranean resources and the effect on the residents’ lives. Co-written by & starring Matt Damon & John Krasinski; directed by Gus Van Sant; also starring Frances McDormand, Rosemarie DeWitt, Hal Holbrook, Titus Welliver; won Special Mention Award at Berlin Intl. Film Festival, won 2 awards from National Board of Review
Universal Studios widescreen color Blu-ray/DVD/digital combo [4/2013] 2 disks for $24.96
Universal Studios widescreen color DVD [4/2013] for $19.96
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

"More Than Honey" [Germany 2012, Kino Lorber USA June 2013]
More Than Honey docufilm about bees  90-minute examination of the plight of endangered honeybees around the planet
and the potential effects of their pending extinction.
Co-produced, co-written &
directed by Markus Imhoof; co-written by Kerstin Hoppenhaus; official entry to
Oscars Best Foreign-Language Film category from Switzerland
Kino Lorber widescreen color Blu-ray [12/2013] for $31.46
Kino Lorber widescreen color DVD [12/2013] for $26.96
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

"A Fierce Green Fire" [First Run Features 2013?]
A Fierce Green Fire / Battle For A Living Planet poster  "The Battle For A Living Planet" - stories of grassroots and global environmental activism: people trying to save the planet, their homes, and the future Co-produced & directed by Mark Kitchell; narrated by Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Isabel Allende, Van Jones & Ashley Judd
DVD/Blu-ray not yet available
full credits at IMDb • official movie site

"Leviathan" documentary [indep March 2013]
Leviathan documentary about the commercial fishing industry  Groundbreaking and critically-acclaimed documentary portrait of the contemporary
commercial fishing industry, an experimental visual and auditory work of art

Produced, written & directed by Lucien Castaing-Taylor & Vιrιna Paravel
non-theatrical license available thru distributor The Cinema Guild
full credits at IMDb • official movie site • movie entry at Wikipedia
watch 2/2013 official trailer [2:35] on Vimeo HD

"GasLand Part II" documentary sequel
[H.B.O. broadcast July 2013]
GasLand Part II documentary about fracking  "The issues have reached new depths" Shown at Tribeca Film Festival in April 2013, oil industry-hired 'protesters' got upset at being turned away; broadcast on HBO July 9th; the gas industry's portrayal of natural gas as a clean & safe alternative to crude oil is a myth: 'fracked' wells inevitably leak over time, which will inevitably contaminate water and air - hurting families and the economy, and endangering the earth's climate with the potent greenhouse gas methane • Co-produced & directed by Josh Fox
New Video Group widescreen color DVD [1/2014] for $25.46
credits at IMDb • HBO-TV 6/2013 official trailer [0:49] at YouTube

"People of A Feather"
[festival circuit 2011, First Run Features USA Nov 2013]
People of A Feather about Inuit survival in Canada's Hudson Bay  Filmed over seven winters in Canada's Arctic regions; both the eider duck and the Inuit people are protected by the down of the bird, but development of hydroelectric dams to power New York is messing with the salt water of Hudson Bay. • Produced, co-written & directed by Joel Heath, with the participation of the people of Sanikiluaq; won awards at film festivals in San Francisco, Vancouver BC, Korea, New Zealand & Germany
First Run Features widescreen color DVD [2/2014] for $19.49
full credits at IMDb • official movie site • watch official trailer [2:28] at YouTube

"Chloe & Theo" [Spotlight/ARC Ent. June 2015]
'Chloe & Theo' eco-warning movie  Theatrical & VOD release in U.K June 2015, in U.S. 9/2015; an Inuit fisherman from The North arrives in New York City to ask 'the elders' of The South to save his people from the impact of global warming. Looks real nice, but lousy reviews included 'simplistic preaching to the choir'. • Co-produced by Richard Branson, Cassian Elwes, Monica Ord & others; written & directed by Ezna Sands; music by The Newton Brothers; starring Theo Ikummaq, Dakota Johnson, Mira Sorvino, Andre DeShields, Ashley Springer, Eric Oram, Lawrence Ballard, Elizabeth Masucci, Haas Manning, Peter Henry Arnatsiaq, Brandon Boyd, Christopher Backus, Michelle Campbell & Larry King
ARC Ent. widescreen color DVD [10/2015] for $13.99
full credits at IMDb • movie entry at Wikipedia • watch 8/2015 official trailer [2:01] at YouTube

"The Colorado" [Vision Into Art April 2016]
'The Colorado' documentary film by Murat Eyuboglu  91-minute documentary film set to music, divided into nine chapters • Co-produced, co-written & directed by Murat Eyuboglu; co-written by William deBuys; narrated by Mark Rylance
DVD/Blu-ray not available • credits at IMDb • official moviesite
VisionIntoArt Records soundtrack CD [5/2016] for $18.99
watch 2/2016 official trailer [2:08] online at Vimeo
'inspired by' "Salt Dreams: Land and Water In Low-Down California" [1999]
by William deBuys, Photographs by Joan Myers

Kindle Edition from VisionIntoArt [4/2017] for $9.99
Univ New Mexico Press 10x8½ pb [3/2001] for $29.95
Univ New Mexico Press 10½x9 hardcover [10/99] for $34.50


"The Anthropologist" [Ironbound/Gravitas Ventures Nov 2016]
The Anthropologist climate docufilm  Docufilm considers the fate of the planet from the perspective of an American teenager whose mother is studying the impact of climate change on indigenous communities • Co-produced by Graham Wright; co-produced, written & directed by Daniel A. Miller; co-produced & directed by Seth Kramer & Jeremy Newberger; featuring Susan Crate, Kathryn 'Katie' Yegorov-Crate, Mary Catherine Bateson {grandaughter of Mead}, with archive footage of Margaret Mead [1901-78]
DVD/Blu-ray not yet available • Amazon Instant Video [11/2016] rental $4.99, purchase $12.99
full credits at IMDb • official producer website • movie entry at Wikipedia
watch 11/2015 official trailer [1:42] online at YouTube

"An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power" documentary  7/2017
[Participant/Paramount July 2017]
An Inconvenient Sequel 2017 documentary starring Al Gore, Jr.  Working title 'An Inconvenient Truth II'; announced 12/2016: Paramount will debut "An Inconvenient Truth 2" at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival's opening night before a regular theatrical release later in the year; received two standing ovations at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival
Directed by Bonni Cohen & Jon Shenk, featuring Al Gore Jr., Barack Obama, Donald J. Trump
Paramount widescreen color Blu-ray [10/2017] for $17.99
Paramount widescreen color DVD [10/2017] for $13.99
full credits at IMDb • official movie site • movie entry at Wikipedia
watch 3/2017 official trailer [2:31] at YouTube
companion book by Al Gore, Jr. [2017]  7/2017
Kindle Edition from Rodale Books [7/2017] for $2.99
Rodale Books 9x7½ pb [7/2017] for $17.64
Simon & Schuster Audio CD w/multiple readers [7/2017] for $11.38

"Company Town" [First Run Features Sept 2017]  
Company Town documentary about pollution by Koch's Georgia-Pacific Chemical plant in Arkansas  Families in Crossett, Arkansas have what they call 'door to door' cancer; they say that the air and the water and the soil are contaminated and that the source is the Georgia-Pacific Chemical plant north of town, which is owned by Koch Industries • Co-produced, co-written & co-directed by Natalie Kottke & Erica Sardarian; featuring David Bouie, Cheryl Slavant & Wilma Subra
DVD/Blu-ray not yet available • full credits at IMDb • official movie website
watch 5/2016 official trailer [2:09] online at YouTube

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Selected Movies On These Subjects
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Energy • Global Warming • Education • Healthcare
International Politics • Corporations vs. America

Selected Books On These Subjects
Earth's Biosphere • Class War & Economics
Energy • Global Warming • Education • Healthcare
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