population explosion crisis (documentaries)

some good documentary films about human overpopulation
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1.
People by the Billions (1961 Documentary)
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(28 mins.)
 
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Challenge to Mankind (1961 Documentary)
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(28 mins.)
 
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Population Explosion: The Human Bomb (1968 Documentary)
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Survival of Spaceship Earth (1972 Documentary)
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Earth's environmental crisis--brought about by uncontrolled technological progress--is endangering life on a global scale... (60 mins.)
Director: Dirk Summers
 
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Bij de beesten af (1972 Documentary)
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(104 mins.)
Director: Bert Haanstra
 
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EcoNews (1987 TV Series)
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(29 mins.)
 
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The Legacy of Malthus (1994 Documentary)
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(51 mins.)
Director: Deepa Dhanraj
 
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World War III (1995 Documentary)
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A study of the human population explosion and its impact on biodiversity and global ecosystems. (58 mins.)
Director: Michael Tobias
 
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Superior People (1995 Documentary)
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Jam Packed: The Challenge of Human Overpopulation (1997 Documentary)
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Young people and the environment. (60 mins.)
Director: Michael Tobias
 
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On the Edge (1998 Documentary)
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(52 mins.)
 
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Population: 6 Billion (1999 Documentary)
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World Population (2000 Documentary)
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(7 mins.)
Director: R. Scott Vance
 
14.
Arithmetic, Population and Energy (2002 Documentary)
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(74 mins.)
 
15.
Thank You for Not Breeding (2002 Documentary)
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(36 mins.)
Director: Nina Paley
 
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No Vacancy (2005 Documentary)
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Global responses to the Human Population Explosion; impact on the environment and biodiversity. (90 mins.)
Director: Michael Tobias
 
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Energy Crossroads: The Burning Need to Change Course (2006 Documentary)
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As global population and our appetite for energy rise drastically, fossils fuels depletion and global climate change have now become the most pressing issues facing humanity today. (68 mins.)
 
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Planet Earth: The Future (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Into the Wilderness (2006)
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(60 mins.)
 
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Energy Crossroads: A Burning Need to Change Course (2007 Documentary)
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Most experts agree that global peak oil production, when demand exceeds supply, will occur within the... (55 mins.)
 
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I Prophesy: The Future Revealed (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Mass Extinction (2009)
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(23 mins.)
 
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Earth Days (2009 Documentary)
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The story of our growing awareness and understanding of the environmental crisis and emergence, during the 1960's and '70's, of popular movement to confront it. (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Stone
 
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Earth 2100 (2009 Documentary)
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Follows the account of Lucy, who is born into a society where people are desperate for natural resources, while the global temperature and population are highly increasing.
Director: Rudy Bednar
 
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Horizon (1964 TV Series)
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In a Horizon special, naturalist Sir David Attenborough investigates whether the world is heading for a population crisis... (50 mins.)
 
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How to Boil a Frog (2009 Documentary)
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How to Boil a Frog is an eco-comedy that gives an overview of the Big Mess We're In - environment, energy... (88 mins.)
Director: Jon Cooksey
 
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Here to Stay (2009 Documentary)
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Urban sprawl, extinct species, depletion of natural resources and global warming are all causes of deep anxiety... (87 mins.)
 
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Gaia (2009 Short Film)
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(18 mins.)
Director: Joe Jenkins
 
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Le syndrome du Titanic (2009 Documentary)
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(93 mins.)
 
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The Great Squeeze (2009 Documentary)
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Although our actions for the past 150 years have lifted our civilization to new heights, it has come at a tremendous price... (68 mins.)
 
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The Edge of Joy (2010 Documentary)
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The Edge of Joy follows an ensemble cast of Nigerian doctors, midwives and religious leaders as they... (61 mins.)
 
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Global Population 100 Million (2010 Documentary)
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Director: Jack Alpert
 
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Superpoblación (2010 Documentary)
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(5 mins.)
 
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Climate Refugees (2010 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Michael Nash investigates mass migration caused by our changing climate. (95 mins.)
Director: Michael P. Nash
 
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Aftermath (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Population Overload (2010)
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Director: Rob Minkoff
 
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Plan B (2010 Documentary)
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Narrated by Matt Damon, Plan B is a 90 minute documentary based on the book by environmental visionary Lester Brown... (84 mins.)
Director: Hal Weiner
 
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Call of Life (2010 Documentary)
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The first feature-length documentary film to fully investigate the growing threat to Earth's life-support systems from the loss of biodiversity... (60 mins.)
Director: Monte Thompson
 
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Dick Smith's Population Puzzle (2010 Documentary)
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The film follows Dick Smith's public campaign against rapid population growth. It tests the propositions put forward in favour of a Big Australia. Can this popular entrepreneur persuade the nation to change its mind? (67 mins.)
Director: Simon Nasht
 
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Overpopulation: The More the Merrier? (2010 Documentary)
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(2 mins.)
Director: Rixt Singelsma
 
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Surviving Progress (2011 Documentary)
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Humanity's ascent is often measured by the speed of progress. But what if progress is actually spiraling us downwards... (86 mins.)
 
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Mother: Caring for 7 Billion (2011 Documentary)
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Mother, the film, breaks a 40-year taboo by bringing to light an issue that silently fuels our largest environmental... (60 mins.)
 
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Rapid Population Decline or Bust (2011 Documentary)
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(32 mins.)
Director: Jack Alpert
 
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GrowthBusters (2011 Documentary)
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This film asks the most critical question of our time: How do we become a sustainable civilization?... (90 mins.)
Director: Dave Gardner
 
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There's No Tomorrow (2012 Documentary)
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Peak oil has been reached; alternative fuels only a short-term patch; current growth is unsustainable - we have to scale back. (35 mins.)
Director: Dermot O'Connor
 
44.
One of Seven (2012 Documentary)
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(58 mins.)
Director: Venu Nair
Stars: Venu Nair
 
45.
Der Tag, an dem es zu viele Menschen gibt (2012 Documentary)
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(49 mins.)
 
46.
How Much Degrowth Is Enough? (2012 Documentary)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Jack Alpert
 
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Critical Mass (2012 Documentary)
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Things aren't looking good for the world's population; as we multiply at an alarming rate there is not enough food, space... (100 mins.)
Director: Mike Freedman
 
48.
Sind wir bald zu viele? (2012 Documentary)
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(30 mins.)
 
49.
The Nonlinearity of the Elephant Problem (2012 Documentary)
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(55 mins.)
Director: Jack Alpert
 
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Conversation Earth (2013 Mini-Series)
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Director: Dave Gardner
 
51.
Speciesism: The Movie (2013 Documentary)
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A young man begins investigating the underworld of "factory farming" and soon discovers a growing political and intellectual movement that considers animals as important as humans. (94 mins.)
Director: Mark Devries
 
52.
Change the Course (2013 Documentary)
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(12 mins.)
Director: Jack Alpert
 
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Surviving Earth (2014 Documentary)
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Mass suicide prevention from resource depletion, overpopulation and climate change. (91 mins.)
 
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The Ecological Footprint (2005 Short Film)
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(30 mins.)
Director: Patsy Northcutt
 
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Last Call (2014 Documentary)
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'Last Call' tells the story of the rise and fall, and today's rebirth of one of the most controversial... (90 mins.)