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Title The island President [videorecording] / ITVS ; Afterimage Public Media presents ; an Actual Films production ; in association with Ford Foundation and Impact Partners ; directed by Jon Shenk ; produced by Richard Berge, Bonni Cohen ; co-producer, Spencer Adler.
Published [New York] : First Run Features, [2012?]
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 Media - Instructional DVDs  13596    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Documentary.
Credits Music, Radiohead, Stars of the Lid. ; cinematographer, Jon Shenk ; edited by Pedro Kos.
Note "Samuel Goldwyn Films."
Program content: c2011.
Contents Extra features: Video Q&A with director Jon Shenk -- Hilton Worldwide/Sundance Institute LightStay Sustainability Award video -- Biographies -- Photos.
Performer Featuring Mohamed Nasheed.
System Reqs DVD; NTSC, region 1.
Audience Not rated.
Summary President Mohammed Nasheed of the Maldives is confronting a problem greater than any other world leader has ever faced - the survival of his country and everyone in it. Nasheed, who brought democracy to the Maldives after decades of despotic rule, now faces an even greater challenge: as one of the most low-lying countries in the world, a rise of three feet in sea level would submerge the 1200 islands of the Maldives and make them uninhabitable.
Awards Sundance Film Festival, Hilton LightStay Sustainability Award; Toronto International Film Festival, People's Choice Award.
Language In English and Divehi with English subtitles.
Subject Climatic changes -- Maldives.
Global warming -- Maldives.
Sea level -- Maldives.
Nasheed, Mohamed, 1967-
Presidents -- Maldives.
Maldives -- Politics and government.
Maldives -- Environmental conditions.
Genre Documentary films.
Environmental films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Related Names Shenk, Jon, Director, Cinematographer.
Berge, Richard, Producer.
Cohen, Bonni, Producer.
Adler, Spencer, Producer.
Radiohead (Musical group)
Stars of the Lid (Musical group)
Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm)
Afterimage Public Media.
Independent Television Service.
Actual Films.
Ford Foundation.
Impact Partners (Firm)
First-Run Features (Firm)
Standard # 720229915298
Publisher # FRF 915298D First Run Features
OCLC number 813444612