Re: [Videolib] Help with environment and nutrition films

From: Elizabeth Stanley <Elizabeth@bullfrogfilms.com>
Date: Mon Jun 15 2009 - 13:56:05 PDT

Hello, Wendy,
 
Bullfrog Films offers the following DVDs for your biology instructor, on
food and nutrition, and environment, global warming, wetlands. I have
included films that are 30-52 minutes, as well as several longer ones
that may be viewed by chapters.
 
1. Deconstructing Supper - 48 minutes, DVD
A leading chef investigates food safety in the age of GMOs and
industrial agriculture.
http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/decon.html
 
2, Food (Reinventing the World) - 49 minutes, DVD
Devising a sustainable food system -- one that is healthy, accessible,
and affordable.
http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/fd.html
 
3. Good Food - 73 minutes, DVD
An intimate look at the farmers, ranchers, and businesses that are
creating a more sustainable food system in the Pacific Northwest.
http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/gf.html
 
4. We Feed the World - 96 minutes, DVD
Vividly reveals the dysfunctionality of the industrialized world food
system and shows what world hunger has to do with us.
http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/wftw.html
 
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5. The Ecological Footprint - 30 minutes, DVD
Dr. Mathis Wackernagel introduces the Ecological Footprint, a resource
accounting tool that measures human demand on the Earth.
http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/efoot.html
 
6. Everything's Cool - 89 minutes, DVD
Examines the media strategies, on both sides, that have resulted in the
US government's failure to take decisive action on global warming.
http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/ecool.html
 
7. Weather Report - 52 minutes, DVD
A report from the front lines of climate change in Kenya, India, Canada,
the Arctic, China, and Montana where peoples' lives have already been
dramatically altered.
http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/wrpt.html
 
Contact me for more information.
 
Elizabeth Stanley
Bullfrog Films
www.bullfrogfilms.com
800-543-3764
 

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From: videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu
[mailto:videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Wendy Davis
Sent: Monday, June 15, 2009 3:58 PM
To: videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
Subject: [Videolib] Help with environment and nutrition films

I have a biology instructor who loves using Diet for a New America
(1994) in his classes but he was hoping to find something newer. Does
anyone know of another film along those same lines (more nutrition, less
vegetarianism) with a more recent copyright? Also, he is looking for an
"empowering, call to action" film dealing with the environment, global
warming, wetlands, etc. My trouble is I am finding tons to weed
through, does anyone have one or two to recommend?

 

Both film cannot be too long - 45-50 minutes max.

 

Thanks!!

 

Wendy

 

Wendy Davis

Assitant Library Director

PTC Libraries

Pulaski Technical College

3000 West Scenic Drive

North Little Rock, Arkansas 72118

501-812-2273

 

 

 

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