Descripción: En 1989 se produce un incendio en la fábrica Sandoz de Ginebra (Suiza). El agua utilizada para apagar el fuego arrastra al Rhin 30 toneladas de pesticidas y mata a todos los peces del río en 400 kilómetros. Este accidente provocó un gran cambio en la política europea de cooperación transfronteriza basada en el concepto de “gestión integral por cuencas fluviales”.
Título: Los Ríos
Duración: 3:3 minutos
Descripción: Animación sobre la formación de las cuencas peruanas (Fuente: Diario El Comercio)
Título: History Of China: The Roots Of Madness – Cia Cold War Documentary Film (1967)
Duración: 17:54 minutos
Descripción: DVD: www.amazon.com thefilmarchive.org China: The Roots of Madness is a 1967 Cold War era, made-for-TV documentary film produced by David L. Wolper, written by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Theodore H. White with production cost funded by a donation from John and Paige Curran. It won an Emmy Award in the documentary category. The film attempts to analyze the Anti-Western sentiment in China from the official American’s perspective, covering 170 years of China’s political history, from Boxer Rebellion of the Qing Dynasty to Red Guards of Cultural Revolution. The film focuses on the power struggle between the Kuomintang and the Communist Party of China, amid heavy political intervention from Moscow, with Sun Yat-sen, Chiang Kai-shek and Mao Zedong playing the pivotal role at the center stage. The documentary film was made for television in 1967 — during the Cold War era. It was written by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Theodore H. White, directed by Mel Stuart, edited by William T. Cartwright and produced by David L. Wolper. Production costs were funded by a donation from John and Paige Curran. The film has been released under Creative Commons license. White’s access to important political figures of the time allowed him to create some rare footage, which included the wedding of Chang Kai-shek and the funeral of Sun Yat-sen. The film won an Emmy Award in the documentary category. As evidenced by his commentary throughout the films, White, Time magazine’s China …