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Film Finders: Exploring Special Topics

Oceans: Endangered, Enchanting, Economic (Spring / Summer 2018 Display)

Poster for Film & Video Oceans display

View our on-site display at the Film & Video Collection on the Lower Level of Morris Library, and explore the Blu-ray, DVD, and eVideo resources available to UD students, staff, and faculty.  Browse select titles below.

You're also invited to attend the Delaware Environmental Institute's Lights, Camera, EARTH! film series, co-sponsored by the College of Earth, Ocean, and the Environment and the Library, Museums and Press on Wednesdays at 7pm, February 21 through April 4, 2018.  This year's series focuses on the challenges facing our oceans and costs.  Screenings are free and open to the public, and will feature faculty-led discussions.

Our Oceans. They are enchanting. They are endangered. They impact the economy everywhere.

“…rising hazards to human health and the ecosystem…”; “…reveals the latest developments in deep sea science…”; “Can experts crack the code of a rapidly changing ocean before it is too late?”; “Documents how the pH balance has changed dramatically…”; “Imagine an ocean without fish… - …this film is a wake-up call.”

“Features an exhilarating look under the sea through the eyes of those that live there…”; “…experience face-to-face encounters with some of the most mysterious and stunning creatures of the sea.”; “Explore the mysterious depths of the 'world ocean'…”; “Startling wildlife photography reveals the sea and its communities…”

“In a sleepy lagoon off the coast of Japan is a highly guarded secret…”;  “…the phenomenal growth in demand for sushi has come at a cost…”; “This is a war for fish, for nature, and for the planet…”; “Explores the immense changes threatening marine fisheries worldwide…”; “…do we fish the last ocean or do we protect it?" 

picture of DVD cover to "The Last Ocean" picture of DVD cover to "The Blue Planet" picture of DVD cover to "Sushi the Global Catch"

picture of DVD cover to "The Living Sea"

picture of DVD cover to "The End of the Line" picture of DVD cover to "Oceans"






Photo of sea turtle swimming

Underwater photo of marine life swimming

  Photo of trash floating underwaterPhoto of trash floating on top of water   Photo of fish swimming past a coral reefPhoto of a wave cresting