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The Atomic Cafe (1982)
Pieces of Madrid
Canada's Tar Sands with host Bruce Parry (Part 1)
War Zone (1998)
Returning Fire: Interventions In Video Game Culture (2011)
A Burning Question: Propaganda & The Denial Of Climate Change (2012)
Shop 'Til You Drop: The Crisis Of Consumerism (2010)
Years of Living Dangerously (2014)
Hijacking Catastrophe: 9/11, Fear & The Selling Of American Empire (2004)
The Codes Of Gender (2009).
Let the Devil Sleep: Rwanda 20 Years After Genocide (2014)
Permanently Temporary: The Truth About Temp Labor (2014)
Examined Life (2008)
Naqoyqatsi: Life As War (2002)
Powaqqatsi: Life In Transformation (1988)
Circumcision: Whose Body, Whose Rights? (1996)
Recipe For Change | Building an Earthship in Ushuaia (2014)
BUTALEBU Chilean Big River (subtitled)
Establishing a Food Forest the Permaculture Way (2008)
FIRST CUT- A RED HERRING?
Mind Over Money (2010)
How The Banks Won (2010)
The Gulf Stream And The Next Ice Age (2013)
Earth Under Water (2011)
Climate Change: Britain Under Threat (2007)
The Truth About Climate Change (2008)

 

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