A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet

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A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet

Inspired by the book of the same name by Philip Shabecoff and informed by advisors like the biologist E.O. Wilson, "A Fierce Green Fire" chronicles the largest movement of the 20th century and one of the keys to the 21st. It brings together all the major parts of environmentalism and connects them. It focuses on activism, people fighting to save their homes, their lives, the future – and succeeding against all odds.

The film unfolds in five acts, each with a central story and ...


A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet

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A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet

Inspired by the book of the same name by Philip Shabecoff and informed by advisors like the biologist E.O. Wilson, "A Fierce Green Fire" chronicles the largest movement of the 20th century and one of the keys to the 21st. It brings together all the major parts of environmentalism and connects them. It focuses on activism, people fighting to save their homes, their lives, the future – and succeeding against all odds.

The film unfolds in five acts, each with a central story and ch ...


Bhutto

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Bhutto

The acclaimed new film by Duane Baughman about the life and intrepid political career of Benazir Bhutto. BHUTTO casts an unblinking lens on the ascent of the first woman ever elected to lead a Muslim state and uncovers the slippery mechanisms and murderous politics that define modern day Pakistan.

From the heart-pounding opening sequence, BHUTTO unravels for the viewer a Pakistan flailing in the throes of Jihad. With a population of 180 million, of which 97% is Muslim, 50% of the c ...


Making the Boys

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On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the Gay Rights Movement, the film explores the drama, struggle and enduring legacy of the first-ever gay play and subsequent Hollywood movie to successfully reach a mainstream audience. Beloved by some for breaking new ground, and condemned by others for reinforcing gay stereotypes, The Boys in the Band sparked heated controversy that still exists four decades later.

Director: Crayton Robey
Writer(s): Not Ava ...


To the Limit

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Thomas and Alexander Huber, risk takers in the extreme, rank as two of the best mountain climbers of our time. When the two Huber brothers first set out to break the record in speed climbing at the 'wall of all walls,' the 1,000 foot vertical nose of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park in California, Academy Award winner Pepe Danquart followed them to places never before reached by a film crew.

With breathtaking footage of the mountains of Patagonia and Yosemite National Park, "To th ...