Thirst for Change

Preview Language:   English
01-Jan-1970 00:26:59
In Ghana, UN cameras found a challenging and colourful story - about water. In poor countries, the search for water - having enough of it - having it clean, having it nearby - is one of the vital processes in development.

Available Language: English
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Description
Impure water is the most widespread cause of ill-health. Carrying water is an enormous drudgery on the shoulders of the human race. This program shows what it means for a village to have its first supply of clean water: there are happy faces and some very quirky reactions when the people get their first bills for piped water.

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Category
Geographic Subjects
Creator
Sidney ReIchman, Director; , United Nations, Producer.
Contributors
Joseph Cabblbo, Camera; Gustavo Nieto Roa and Roy Werner, Sound; Elspeth MacDougall, Editor; Ben Park, Supervising Producer; George Movshon, Executive Producer.
Physical Format
U-Matic
Colour
Color
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Parent ID
838419
Asset ID
2646297