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DVD's: Geography

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Plastic Paradise

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Investigates the problem of the Midway Atoll, otherwise known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a small land mass in the Pacific Ocean that collects the plastic refuse from three continents. Presents arguments against single-use plastic containers, which do not biodegrade.


Directed by Ron Fricke

Produced by Ron Magidson

Written by Constantine Nicholas & Genevieve Nicholas

Diamonds of war : Africa's Blood Diamonds

National Geographic 2007

The Jane Goodall collection

National Geographic 2010

Strange days on planet Earth

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National Geographic 2005

Tsunami : killer wave

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National Geographic 2011


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A Charon film 2006


A BBC/2 Entertain Video 2007

Produced by Tom Hugh-Jones and Dan Rees

South Africa

Written & Directed by New Dimension Media

Guns, germs, and steel

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National Geographic 2010

Based on the book by Jared Diamond

Life in the freezer

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David Attenborough 1993

Directed by Alastair Fothergill


Vietnam's unseen war : pictures from the other side

National Geographic 1985


BBC 2006



Directed by Sanet Olivier-Burger 2010

Lagos : wide & close

Produced by Bruno Felix and Femke Wolting 2005

Directed by Bregtje van der Haak

Obsessed with Walking

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"On a 120-mile trek from Los Angeles Airport to the heart of Hollywood, the notorious writer, cultural provocateur and obsessive walker, Will Self interrogates the meaning of walking in a globalized industrialized world. 


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National Geographic

Based on the book by Jared Diamond

Human footprint

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National Geographic 2008

Directed by Clive Maltby

Six Degrees could change the World

Produced/Directed by Ron Bowman [2008]

Written by Ed Fields and Ron Bowman

Produced by National Geographic Television

Amazing planet

National Geographic 2007

Himalaya : Michael Palin

BBC Worldwide 2004

The Antarctica challenge : a global warning

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Written, directed and produced by Mark Terry 2009

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