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Force of nature [videorecording] / Entertainment One presents ; in association with Telefilm Canada and the Rogers Group of Funds through the Theatrical Documentary Program ; produced by Entertainment One in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada in association with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ; a film by Sturla Gunnarsson ; produced by Janice Tufford and Sturla Gunnarsson ; directed by Sturla Gunnarsson.

Gunnarsson, Sturla. (Director, Producer). Tufford, Janice. (Producer). Barna, Laszlo. (Producer). Silver, Steven. (Producer). Suzuki, David T., 1936- (Narrator). Westman, Tony. (Cinematographer). Hector, Nick. (Film editor). Entertainment One (Firm : India) (Added Author). Telefilm Canada. (Added Author). Rogers Group of Funds. (Added Author). Theatrical Documentary Program. (Added Author). National Film Board of Canada. (Added Author). Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1417235586
  • ISBN: 9781417235582
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Port Washington, NY : Entertainment One, ©2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a documentary film in 2010.
Special features: It takes a family: the David Suzuki Foundation by Claudia Molina; Legacy lecture excerpts.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Tony Westman ; edited by Nick Hector ; production designer, Dany Lyne ; narrator, David Suzuki.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, David Suzuki.
Summary, etc.:
David Suzuki, iconic Canadian scientist, educator, broadcaster, and activist, delivers a lecture on the eve of his 75th birthday, which he describes as a distillation of his life and thoughts, his legacy, what he wants to say before he dies. Filmed before a live audience, in front of a memory box of moving, distilled images, he articulates a core, urgent message: the limits of the biosphere have been exhausted and it is imperative that humans rethink their relationship with the natural world.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
In English with optional English SDH subtitles.
Subject: Suzuki, David T., 1936-
Suzuki, David T., 1936-
Nature conservation.
Extinction (Biology)
Nature > Effect of human beings on.
Environmentalists > Canada > Biography.
Extinction (Biology)
Nature conservation.
Nature > Effect of human beings on.
Genre: Feature films > Canada.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Filmed lectures.
Nonfiction films.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Filmed lectures.