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The Islands and the Whales (PBS)




The Islands and the Whales
 2017 | Intrepid Cinema, Radiator Film, American Documentary | POV

An exquisitely photographed documentary that explores the inextricable links between oceans poisoned by coal burning power plants and the direct impact they have on people of the remote Faroe Island in the North Atlantic Ocean, who struggle between maintaining their traditional way of life and the long-term health repercussions of mercury poisoning.



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