Nai: The Story of a !Kung Woman
by Marshall, John, 1932-2005; Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Footage accumulated by John Marshall over a thirty-year period documents the life of a !Kung woman from childhood to middle age and shows how her life changed after the !Kung were removed from their nomadic life on the Kalahari Desert in southern Africa and relocated on a government settlement. Includes Nai’s commentary on the events of her life and her own evaluation of the changes wrought by government intervention. From the Odyssey series. Blue Ribbon winner, American Film Festival
Louie Schwartzberg: Nature. Beauty. Gratitude.
Nature’s beauty can be easily missed — but not through Louie Schwartzberg’s lens. His stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk Brother David Steindl-Rast, serves as a meditation on being grateful for every day.