Item Details

The Killing of Chico Mendes [videorecording]

directed by Adrian Cowell ; written by Adrian Cowell, Michael Kirk ; produced by Roger James ; a coproduction of Central Independent Television, Universidade Católica de Goiás, and WGBH/Boston for Frontline
Format
Video; VHS
Summary
Chronicles the destruction of the Amazon rain forest from 1980-1990. This episode focuses on Chico Mendes, leader of the rubber-tappers, who sacrificed his life in his fight to preserve the forest.
Director
Adrian Cowell
Release Date
1990
Run Time
55 min.
Language
English
Notes
Videocassette release of a broadcast on the PBS television program Frontline.
Variant Title
Series subtitle on container: Saga of the Amazon rainforest
Related Title
Frontline (Television program)
Local Notes
Bullfrog Films is primarily a non-theatrical distributor, as opposed to a consumer DVD or home video distributor. Our programs come with public performance rights, which is the right to show the film in public provided no admission fee is charged. This does NOT include the right to show the film on television or online, only the right to show the film in public to any audience where the projector and audience are in the same room. (3/19/12)
Series
Decade of Destruction
Series Statement
Decade of destruction ; 4
ISBN
156029034X
Credits
Camera, Vicente Rios ; editor, Jim Astrausky ; narrator, Will Lyman.
Published
Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, c1990.
Terms of Use
Public performance rights secured.
Description
1 videocassette (55 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
VHS format [NTSC]
Technical Details

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    a| Deforestation z| Amazon River Region.
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