Giraffe: A Silent Extinction
The giraffe is an icon of Africa, thousands of tourists travel around the globe every year to see them in the wild, yet in the last century, giraffes have gone extinct in 7 countries and population numbers have dwindled by 40%, leaving less than 70,000 adults in the wild. That is just one giraffe for every five African elephants, yet very few people are aware of their situation. Over the course of a year the film crew travel across the continent to join the fight to save these gentle giants, bringing awareness to their plight and ultimately, helping to prevent its silent extinction.
On August 5 2018, in the largest move of lions across an international boundary in history, 24 lions were reintroduced to a 2.5 million-acre habitat in the Zambeze Delta of Mozambique. The environment, once decimated by civil war and poaching, has benefited from a 24-year effort led by Zambeze Delta Safaris and dedicated to sound conservation practices. However, in spite of these efforts, the lion population has struggled to recover and the team endeavoured to bring the apex predator back to the ecosystem once more.
I am the Engine
I am The Engine seeks to find individuals who are breaking the mould and offering solutions that can tackle the world's most enduring social issues. 10 Part series for Redbull.
A glimpse into the lives of three Greenlanders: a hunter, a ship’s captain and a fisherman, individuals whose very existence and heritage is intertwined with the Arctic Ocean. Like many who live in the polar north, their fortunes straddle the extremes of summer and winter. Faced with a drastically changing environment, these seafarers reflect on their past, their present and uncertain future with a complex mix of emotions
Love Runs Out
Indie Feature Film. Julie, fresh from school, lives with her best friend, Jan. When Troy needs a place to stay they offer him their couch, both secretly crushing on him. Against a backdrop of live music, cheap drugs and STD's the three of them fall into a seemingly ideal three-way relationship.
The coastal city of Durban in South Africa is known for sandy beaches, warm weather -- and snakes! Residents are under attack from a plague of deadly reptiles, including the notorious black mamba, but they should have no fear because of Simon Keys and Siouxsie Gillett.
The story of Jessa Balote. A former ragpicker from Dreamland, the worst slum in South East Asia, who is on the verge of becoming a professional ballet dancer at 17 but still can't afford to leave the slum and a young girl who is similarly impoverished and shares a one-room hovel with six family members. For her ballet is an escape but also a future means to support their families financially. The driving force behind their success is a taskmaster called Lisa Teresita Pacheco Macuja-Elizalde - herself a former Prima Ballerina who became the first foreign soloist to join the Kirov Ballet who has formed an NGO to rescue the girls from Happyland - a slum that defies explanation.
A VIGIlLANT AGE
In collaboration with award-winning journalists at Miran Media, UMC has produced a documentary focusing on challenges and success stories of pharmacovigilance in five countries across the globe.
Ten is a documentary detailing the plight of children in prisons across several African countries.
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