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Title Dirt! [videorecording] : the movie / Common Ground Media, Inc. presents ; a film by Bill Benenson and Gene Rosow ; produced by Bill Benenson, Gene Rosow, Eleonore Dailly ; directed by Bill Benenson and Gene Rosow ; co-director, Eleonore Dailly.

Imprint [New York] : New Video Group, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    631.49 DIR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the book, Dirt : the ecstatic skin of the earth, by William Bryant Logan.
Bonus material: extended animations; bonus scenes; extended interviews; theatrical trailer; filmmaker biography.
Credits Narration written by Gene Rosow, Linda Post and Laurie Benenson ; editors, Jonathan P. Shaw, Brian Singbiel ; music, Jorge Corante ; directors of photography, Antonio Rossi, Steve Elkins, Michael Anderson, Ben Bloodwell, Tom Pakulski, Marisa Murgatroyd, Alberto Engeli, Randy Feldman, Cesar Boretti, Walter Larusso.
Performer Narrator, Jamie Lee Curtis ; featuring: William Bryant Logan, Vandana Shiva, Fritjof Capra, John Todd, Gary Vaynerchuk, Wangari Maathai, Janine Benyus, Miguel Altieri, Bob Cannard, Jeremy Narby, Paul Stamets, Andy Lipkis, Pierre Rabhi, Barbara Damrosch, David Orr, Richard Register, Sebastião Salgado, Lelia Salgado, Wes Jackson, Benjamin Shute, Majora Carter, Alice Waters, Will Brinton, Wes Kinney, Carlo Petrini.
Summary Featuring live action and animation, this movie examines the history and current state of the living organic matter that we come from and will later return to.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD ; NTSC ; 16:9 widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 2.1 stereo, 5.1 surround audio.
Awards Winner, Green Documentary, Maui Film Festival; Best documentary, Visions Voices Environmental Film Festival, Best film for our future, Mendocino Film Festival
Subject Soils.
Soils -- Social aspects.
Soils -- Environmental aspects.
Soil ecology.
Soil fertility.
Soil conservation.
Soils -- Economic aspects.
Soils -- Health aspects.
Genre/Form Environmental films
Documentary films
Live-action/animation films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Added Author Logan, William Bryant. Dirt : the ecstatic skin of the earth.
Benenson, Bill.
Rosow, Eugene.
Dailly, Eleonore.
Curtis, Jamie Lee, 1958-
Shiva, Vandana.
Capra, Fritjof.
Vaynerchuk, Gary.
Maathai, Wangari.
Benyus, Janine M.
Altieri, Miguel A.
Cannard Robert H. (Robert Hiatt), 1926-
Narby, Jeremy.
Stamets, Paul.
Lipkis, Andy.
Rabhi, Pierre, 1936-
Damrosch, Barbara.
Orr, David.
Register, Richard, 1943-
Salgado, Sebastião, 1944-
Salgado, Lélia Wanick.
Jackson, Wes.
Shute, Benjamin.
Carter, Majora.
Waters, Alice.
Brinton, William F.
Kinney, Wesley L.
Petrini, Carlo.
Common Ground Media.
New Video Group.
Docurama (Firm)
ISBN 9781422978658
Standard No. 767685215760
Music No. NNVG215760 New Video Group

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