1. The Invisible Peak 1920x1080 full HD


    from Gary Yost Added 6,447 73 18

    The is the 1920x1080 version for large monitors and high-speed internet connections. For the 1280x720 version that requires less bandwidth, you can watch it at: http://vimeo.com/84477950 Mt. Tamalpais, sentinel peak of the San Francisco Bay Area, is considered sacred by many... native and non-native alike. In 1950, the military bulldozed the highest peak of the mountain to build an Air Force Station tasked with directing jet interceptors and short range Nike nuclear missiles against the potential threat of Russian nuclear bombers. By 1980 the base was obsolete and summarily closed. The military literally walked away from dozens of structures, leaving behind a huge toxic mess on the mountain. Through the use of historical footage, 3D reconstruction, interviews and breathtaking timelapse cinematography, this 20-minute film, narrated and co-written by Peter Coyote, explores the history of Tam's West Peak and how local citizens have been fighting to restore their mountain to a natural state. www.invisiblepeak.com © 2014 Gary Yost

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    • Quartzite's Fall: A Wilderness Tale


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      The destruction of a legendary class V+ white water rapid is investigated in this documentary short. Federal Agents arrest eight men for blowing up Quartzite Falls, the deadliest rapid in Arizona's Salt River Canyon. As the story behind the crime unravels, their defense - to make a dangerous place safer, sparks new debate about the survival of Wilderness in the United States. "This intriguing tale of rivers and adventure, of ethics and crime, helps us to discover what Wilderness means to the soul of America." Tim Palmer, Author of "Lifelines: A Case for River Conservation". Directed and Produced by Emmy Award winning filmmaker, Kristin Atwell. Narrated by Emmy Award winner Peter Coyote.

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      • "I Am Fishead" teaser featuring Peter Coyote


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        It is the well known fact that our society is structured like a pyramid. Only very few people on the top create conditions for the majority below. Who are these people? May we blame them for the problems our society faces today? They say: “a fish rots from the head”, so we set out to follow the fishy odor. What we found out is that people on the top are more likely to be psychopaths than the rest of us.

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        • Seriously Now October 28, 2012


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          This week on Seriously Now, In Depth, Peter Coyote, Maria Muldaur, Carolyn Raffensperger, and an introduction by Amy Goodman. The story of Casa de Paz, in the Fruitvale area in Oakland. Casa de Paz is working to address the problems of gang violence and a feeling of systemic oppression by hosting regular mediations and organizing neighbors to encourage community service. Michelle Moore brings us this story. Carolyn Raffensperger, Executive Director of the Science and Environmental Network, talks with correspondent Molly Arthur about a new legal concept called Generation Guardianship. For the past 40 years, David Lee Hoffman has been building a home that is a model for sustainability, but, the county of Marin has been trying to force him to tear it down. He is facing a court date in November. S.Kramer Herzog brings Hoffman’s story to life. Peter Coyote and Maria Muldaur are passionate about passing Proposition 37, the label Genetically Modified Organism initiative on this November ballot. Maria Muldaur finishes our show with a masterful rendition of “Yes We Can” … build a better world. Seriously Now is an all-volunteer production.

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          • Odyssey to Cape Horn Island: Trailer


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            Trailer for 53 Minute Documentary Available at www.thesailingchannel.tv/capehorn Video Download $12.99 Narrated by actor and Emmy Award-winning narrator, Peter Coyote. This inspiring sea story by photographer and writer, Gene Anthony, takes us on an odyssey to Cape Horn at the very tip of the Americas by way of Gene's childhood fascination with all things nautical, his highly successful career as a maritime photo journalist, and his triumphant journey to the summit of Cape Horn Island. Along the way we learn quite a bit of history, cross the Pacific aboard a tall ship, sail with a San Francisco Poet, and meet a famous circumnavigator. And with each of these adventures, experience the resolution, tenacity, and faith that made Gene Anthony's odyssey to Cape Horn Island a reality.

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            • "Journey of Hanuman" A film by Lola Creel-Long Trailer


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              Journey of Hanuman is not so much a film by conventional definition as an art piece – a meditative poem in audiovisual form. With layered cinematography, evocative music and voice-over poetry by the Noble Prize writer Octavio Paz, Mexican filmmaker Lola Creel hopes to “preserve the moments of India that have not been disturbed by globalization and are related to the spiritual ancient knowledge of that country”. Rather than relying on a traditional narrative, Creel uses her countryman Paz’s lyric experience of India (where he served as an ambassador from 1962-1968) to loosely link visual scenes ranging from a silhouetted snake charmer in front of the Palace of Winds in Jaipur to the ritualistic washing in the Ganges. There are also underwater shots inspired by the Sanskrit epic The Ramayana and a combination of classical Indian music and an original soundscore from the Kronos Quartet.

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              • OdyseeTV Introduction


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                OdyseeTV Introduction by Peter Coyote. http://odyseetv.com

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                • OdyseeTV


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                  The first web-based television station solely dedicated to organizations working to save wildlife and nature. Comprised of short videos of their heroic work and links where viewers can learn more and support each organization. Hosted by actor Peter Coyote.

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                  • Odyssey to Cape Horn Island


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                    A film by Gene Anthony. Narrated by Peter Coyote, narrator for The Roosevelts: An Intimate History and other Ken Burns documentaries. In 1978, photographer and writer Gene Anthony achieved a personal quest. His sea story takes us on an inspirational odyssey to Cape Horn Island at the very tip of the Americas. We voyage by way of Gene's lifelong fascination with all things nautical, his highly successful career as a maritime photojournalist, and his triumphant journey to the very summit of Cape Horn Island. Along the way we learn quite a bit of history about Cape Horn, cross the Pacific aboard the Chilean Navy's four-masted barquentine, Esmeralda, sail aboard an Alden schooner with San Francisco Poet, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and meet legendary cruising pioneer and sailing author, Hal Roth fighting to rescue his yacht, Whisper. And with each of these adventures, we experience the resolution, tenacity, and faith that made Gene Anthony's odyssey to Cape Horn Island a reality.

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                    • Green Bus vs The White House / excerpt 3


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                      Senator Paul Wellstone of Minnesota, was the lone voice of dissent when he stood up against George Bush's plan to start a war in Iraq in 2001. Eleven days before the 2002 election, he died in a plane crash along with his wife and daughter. "Green Bus" takes a look at the politics, heartbreak, and renewal surrounding these events.

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