Filters
Nature  

The Nature of Things Biomimicry: Learning From Nature

The two-part series Biomimicry: Learning From Nature is based on the acclaimed book Biomimicry, Innovation Inspired by Nature by Janine Benyus. The biomimics’ goal is to find benign and sustainable ways to meet our needs for food, materials, medicine and energy. By beginning to learn from nature, biomimics are finding out that, in all her activities, nature creates conditions conducive to life. In answer ...
  • 2002
  • 01:46:50
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/13/2015

Animation Radio-Canada Illusion?

Dans une nature accueillante, des enfants s’amusent et travaillent, en compagnie d’animaux familiers. Une fanfare se fait entendre. Survient un homme orchestre bizarre, magicien, capable de tout. Il mystifie et amuse les enfants en transformant un lièvre en lapin mécanique et un oiseau en sifflet à ressort. Les enfants sont ravis, applaudissent. Le magicien continue de plus belle, transforme fleurs, ...
  • 1975
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/10/2014

Animation Radio-Canada Tout rien

Assister à la création du monde, à la naissance de la vie, des formes et des couleurs, telle est l'invitation lancé par Frédéric Back. Dans ce film d’animation, plus de dix mille dessins éclatent dans une explosion créatrice d’une forte intensité. Le sens de ce film donne à réfléchir : l’homme a tenté de dominer la nature, mais il ne ...
  • 1978
  • 00:10:59
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/07/2013

CBC Animation All Nothing

For too long, we have held the mistaken belief that the world was created entirely for our benefit. As countless plant and animal species become extinct, our generous planet has little left to offer: clean water and lush forests are becoming increasingly rare. The film ends, however, on a positive note: Frédéric Back cherishes the hope that future generations will ...
  • 1978
  • 00:10:59
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/07/2013

CBC Animation Illusion?

"Every flower, every insect, every animal is a miracle waiting to be discovered, a marvel to be respected and loved. But we like to replace them with our own inventions, served up by the magicians of advertising, the promoters of progress and over-consumption. Unfortunately, these inventions are outmoded all too quickly. They break down, often taking with them that which ...
  • 1975
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2013

ONIVA! La nature

Il est important d’essayer de protéger la nature autant que l’on peut. Est-ce qu’on en fait assez?
  • 2008
  • 00:29:52
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013