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The Biosphere

The Biosphere

| 56 min

The Mackenzie and Amazon valleys are 10 000 km apart and are ecologically distinct. Yet, in a subtle sense they are collaborating elements within the biosphere, the Earth's thin layer of living matter. In this film are seen two of the world's myriad river ecosystems and how they are linked within the biosphere.


Credits
  • director
    William Pettigrew
  • producer
    Barrie Howells
    Colin Low
  • executive producer
    Peter Katadotis
  • script
    Robert Campbell
  • photography
    David De Volpi
  • sound
    Richard Nichol
  • editing
    Ted Remerowski
  • sound editing
    John Knight
  • re-recording
    Hans Peter Strobl
  • commentary
    Strowan Robertson
  • narration
    Richard Thomas
  • music
    Larry Crosley
  • music recording
    Roger Lamoureux

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