WorldCat Identities

Gambuti, Patrick Jr

Works: 10 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 1,033 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Biographical films  Documentary television programs  Historical films  Educational films  Case studies  Biography  Nature films 
Roles: Author of screenplay
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Patrick Gambuti
Greedy lying bastards( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Investigates the reason behind stalled efforts to tackle climate change despite consensus in the scientific community that it is not only a reality but also a growing problem placing us on the brink of disaster. The film details the people and organizations casting doubt on climate science and claims that greenhouse gases are not affected by human behavior. From the Koch Brothers to ExxonMobil, to oil industry front groups, to prominent politicians and justices ..."--1 Earth Productions Web site, 11 September 2013
At the edge of the world by Dan Stone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewers follow the controversial Sea Shepherd Antarctic Campaign against a Japanese whaling fleet with an international volunteer crew, who are under-trained and under-equipped but develop bizarre and brilliant tactics with which to stop the whalers. But first they must find the Japanese ships, a far more difficult challenge than ever imagined. Activist Paul Watson and first-time captain Alex Cornelissen use an array of strategies in the hopes of finding an elusive adversary in the Ross Sea
Antarctica by Ill.) Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 1: The End of the Earth: Shows the fierce, remote, and astonishingly beautiful part of the earth. Look into the face of the Katabatic, the downward sloping wind that decimates life and dictates the weather. Then look at icebergs at the edge of the sea, these vast platforms of ice are the source of life for seals, whales, krill, penguins and petrels, but they also have a life of their own. Program 2: Under Antarctic Ice: Beneath the surface of stunningly cold water are an abundance of life forms and ice scapes. Hillary Swank narrates encounters with 30-foot tentacles, killer whales, and more in this fascinating look under the deep blue sea
Wrenched( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals how Edward Abbey's anarchistic spirit and riotous novels influenced and helped guide the nascent environmental movement of the 1970s and 1980s. Through interviews, archival footage and re-enactments, the film captures the outrage of Abbey's friends who were the original eco-warriors. In defense of wilderness, these early activists pioneered "monkeywrenching"--a radical blueprint for "wrenching the system." As exemplified by EarthFirst! in the early 1980s, direct action and civil disobedience grew in popularity
Dead blue : surviving depression( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Wallace, the reporter, Martha Manning, a psychologist, and William Styron, the writer talk about their experiences with clinical depression. They explain the hopelessness, the pain and the stigma of a mental illness. Their family members tell what it was they saw as the person tells their point of view
Bill W.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprised of dramatic re-enactments and interviews, Bill W. examines the life and legacy of the founder of Alcoholics Anonymous
South African safari by James C Freund( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Shamwari Game Reserve, voted number 1 in the world by 140,000 travel agents, to the wine country of South Africa. Cape of Good Hope is the jump off point for this adventure of a lifetime. Ride the cable car up to the 200 million year table mountain for a 360 degree view you can't believe, then have a beer and fish and chips at Capetown's famous waterfront. Spend the night just minutes from Capetown at Steenberg, the world's only small luxury hotel to sport not just a championship golf course but also a working vineyard that produces some of the best South African wines. Then get within a whisper of the wildlife known as Africa's Big Five as you join hippos and rhinos, lions and elephants at play at the spectacular Shamwari Game Reserve. Track a rhino in need of eye surgery - from the take down by the doctor to the operation in the wild, you'll see this fantastic animal so close up that you can almost feel his breath
Springs eternal : Florida's fountain of youth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instead the Fountain of Youth, Spanish explorers searching Florida discovered a treasure for our times --- springs rising clear and pure from the ground ... warm springs that support a complex community of human and animal life above and below the surface of the waters. Advances in dive technology are only now allowing intrepid divers to explore the lightless, airless networks of underground caves formed by the springs. The risks are great but still the magic of the place is powerful; life forms entirely new to science await. Here clouds of bacteria takes the place of light to support the chain of life and blind crayfish live for more than a hundred years - twenty times longer than their surface cousins. Perhaps the fountain of youth is to be found here after all
The blue train from Victoria Falls( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the Victoria Falls, the Victoria Falls Hotel, and the Blue Train from Zimbabwe to Hwange National Park to South Africa
Spirits of the wind and water( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awesome fundamental power of nature, the great forces that shaped our planet, continue to be at the heart of how our planet functions. This segment focuses on the wind and rain as they take the shape of the gulf stream, the trade winds, the Labrador current or the jet stream, carrying life and death wherever they go
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