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Dirt! [videorecording] : the movie / Common Ground Media, Inc. presents ; a film by Bill Benenson and Gene Rosow ; produced by Bill Benenson, Gene Rosow, Eleonore Dailly ; directed by Bill Benenson and Gene Rosow ; co-director, Eleonore Dailly
Olney, PA : Bullfrog Films, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  S591 .D57 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Soils
Soils -- Social aspects
Soils -- Environmental aspects
Soil ecology
Soil fertility
Soil conservation
Soils -- Economic aspects
Soils -- Health aspects
Environmental films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (ca. 80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD
Language English soundtrack with optional English subtitles
Performer/Participant Narrator, Jamie Lee Curtis ; featuring: William Bryant Logan, Vandana Shiva, Fritjof Capra, John Todd, Gary Vaynerchuk, Wangari Maathai, Janine Benyus, Miguel Altieri, Bob Cannard, Jeremy Narby, Peter Girguis, Paul Stamets, Andy Lipkis, Pierre Rabhi, Barbara Damrosch, Kevin Rowell, Marisha Farnsworth, David Orr, Jeanette Armstrong, Fr. James Suntum, Fr. Julio Gonzalez, Fr. Casimiro Roca, Richard Register, Juan Vincente Sanchez, SebastiĆ£o Salgado, Lelia Salgado, Wes Jackson, Jerry Glover, Benjamin Shute, Miriam Latzer, Danny Percich, Willie Bilips, Majora Carter, Alice Waters, Will Brinton, Wes Kinney, Eliot Coleman, James Jiler, Katrina Hawkins, Lottie Manuel, Hilda Krus, Pablo Rolon, Edward Pagan, Carlo Petrini
Credits Narration written by Gene Rosow, Linda Post and Laurie Benenson ; editors, Jonathan P. Shaw, Brian Singbiel ; music, Jorge Corante ; directors of photography, Antonio Rossi, Steve Elkins, Michael Anderson, Ben Bloodwell, Tom Pakulski, Marisa Murgatroyd, Alberto Engeli, Randy Feldman, Cesar Boretti, Walter Larusso
Note Based on the book, Dirt : the ecstatic skin of the earth, by William Bryant Logan
Includes 40 min. version of film
Summary Featuring live action and animation, this movie examines the history and current state of the living organic matter that we come from and will later return to
Note Bonus material: animation; bonus scenes; extended interviews
Alternate Author Benenson, Bill
Rosow, Eugene
Dailly, Eleonore
Curtis, Jamie Lee, 1958-
Logan, William Bryant. Dirt
Common Ground Media
Bullfrog Films

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