Reinventing the world. Bullfrog Film presents ; directed and produced by David Springbett, Heather MacAndrew ; produced by Asterisk Productions Ltd ; produced in association with Vision TV. Cities

Discusses the effects of the world's increasing urban population on the environment and on our quality of life. Addresses issues such as transportation, urban sprawl, socioeconomic divisions, and pollution. Looks at what sustainability means in locations as diverse as East L.A., Vancouver, Port...

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Main Authors: Springbett, David. (Producer), MacAndrew, Heather. (Producer), Kennedy, Des, 1945- (Narrator)
Corporate Authors: Asterisk Productions., Vision TV., Bullfrog Films.
Format: Video
Language:English
Published: [Oley, Pa.] : [Distributed by] Bullfrog Films, 2000.
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Summary:Discusses the effects of the world's increasing urban population on the environment and on our quality of life. Addresses issues such as transportation, urban sprawl, socioeconomic divisions, and pollution. Looks at what sustainability means in locations as diverse as East L.A., Vancouver, Portland, and São Paulo and Curitiba, Brazil. Includes commentary by Jane Jacobs, Bill McKibben, Bill Rees, California senator Martha Escutia, and John Ryan.
Item Description:Title from title frames.
Originally produced by: Asterisk Productions, c2000.
Physical Description:1 streaming video file (50 min.) : digital, sd., col.
Format:System requirements: Firefox 4 and up; Safari 5.0 and up; Chrome version 21 and up; Internet Explorer 8 and up; Flash or HTML5 player.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Audience:7 and up.
Production Credits:Writers, Heather MacAndrew, Des Kennedy ; photography, Gord More, Quadra Productions ; editors, Jack Morbin, Gord More ; original music, Tobin Stokes.
Access:Access restricted to subscribing institutions.