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A Plastic Ocean (2016)

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A PLASTIC OCEAN begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig ... See full summary »

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Craig Leeson

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Craig Leeson, Mindy Elliott (additional writing)
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Cast

Credited cast:
David Attenborough ... Himself - Special Contributor (as Sir David Attenborough)
Sylvia Earle Sylvia Earle ... Herself - Special Contributor (as Dr. Sylvia Earle)
Ben Fogle ... Himself - Royal Geographical Society
Craig Leeson Craig Leeson ... Himself
Barack Obama ... Himself
Jo Ruxton Jo Ruxton ... Herself - Marine Conservationist
Tanya Streeter Tanya Streeter ... Herself
Ivan Varela ... Doblaje al Español
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A PLASTIC OCEAN begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig teams up with free diver Tanya Streeter and an international team of scientists and researchers, and they travel to twenty locations around the world over the next four years to explore the fragile state of our oceans, uncover alarming truths about plastic pollution, and reveal working solutions that can be put into immediate effect.

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We need a wave of change.

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Country:

UK | Hong Kong

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 April 2017 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Océano de plástico See more »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Quotes

Dr. George Bittner: Over ninety percent of all plastics that don't have BPA nonetheless release chemicals having estrogenic activity.
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Impeccable ! Must watch for everyone who wishes a clean place to live.
3 November 2018 | by xycatherineSee all my reviews

We through we knew the solution to the single-use plastic items?Wrong.

We thought we have a lot more time and spaces to deal with plastic products?Wrong.

We though maybe it is only a few turtles, seabirds that are affected so far by the plastic?Wrong.

This is a film that change your perspectives of where, when and how we human being have left to deal with the worst invention of 20th century-plastic.

Heart-breaking facts, life-devoting scientists, passionate environmental fighters, There is still HOPE.

Watch this ENTIRE film, don't just skip the title, and say, I already knew....

Craig Leeson has done an amazing job and I wish this film can be added to all classroom in U.S , China, Philippine, U.K, .....


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