Showing 1 - 8 of 8 titles with a criteria of Subject is Travel
Some people travel to Bolivia to go down the dangerous silver mines, to see the medieval work conditions. Are they crawling through the contaminated tunnels to learn about a foreign culture, or to escape boredom?
Icarus Films | 2005 | 46 minutes
A global survey of the impacts on cultures, economies, and the environment of the most powerful globalizing force of our time: tourism.
Icarus Films | 2013 | 79 minutes
Filmmaker/photographer Pete McBride and writer Kevin Fedarko set out on a 750-mile journey on foot through the entire length of the Grand Canyon.
Bullfrog Films | 2020 | 84 minutes
A paralyzed young man slowly regains his life with help from his nurse and father.
KimStim | 2010 | 78 minutes
A 3 mile long Nazi resort built taking cues from American industrial titan Henry Ford, is redeveloped as a contemporary vacation destination; how do we reconcile its history with modern commercial forces?
First Run Features | 2022 | 72 minutes
At 91 years of age, Aime decides to finally fulfil his dream of travelling to Morocco. His photographer grandson goes with him.
Icarus Films | 2006 | 54 minutes
When two American sisters travel north from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi, conversations with Vietnamese strangers and friends reveal to them the flip side of a shared history.
Icarus Films | 1994 | 33 minutes
Zona Franca is a large outdated shopping district at the heart of the Chilean province located near the Strait of Magellan. Everywhere this area shows the scars of the upheaval which transformed the last wild place of the original America into a window display of today’s commercial society. Among the wreckage of history and the tourists on a quest to discover the end of the world, a gold prospector and a truck driver resist the change.
Andana Films | 2016 | 100 minutes