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Title:
Anote's ark
Publication Information:
New York, NY : First Run Features, [2019]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (77 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD-R, NTSC; widescreen.
Language:
English
Language Note:
In English and Gilbertese with with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
General Note:
This disc is a burned DVD-R and may not play in some DVD players or drives.

Wide screen.

Originally produced in 2018.
Abstract:
"The Pacific island nation of Kiribati is one of the most remote places on the planet, far-removed from the pressures of modern life. Yet it is one of the first countries that must confront imminent annihilation from sea-level rise. President Anote Tong races to find options, from mass migration to building underwater cities. But as the water grows higher, many citizens are already seeking safe harbor overseas, leaving behind 4000 years of Kiribati culture"--Container.
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What if the country was swallowed by the sea? The Pacific island nation of Kiribati is one of the most remote places on the planet, far-removed from the pressures of modern life. Yet it is one of the first countries that must confront an existential dilemma of our time, imminent annihilation from sea-level rise. President Anote Tong races to find options, from mass migration to building underwater cities, but many Kiribati are already seeking safe harbor overseas.