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Yellow Fever Film

Yellow Fever Film

  Yellow Fever is a documentary that examines the cost of America’s cheap energy and the important issues facing this multibillion dollar, over-polluting yet all important industry. The film follows young Navajo veteran, Tina Garnanez on her journey to investigate the history of the Navajo Uranium Boom, its lasting impacts in her area and the potential new mining in her region. She begins as a curious family member and becomes an advocate, lobbyist, activist and vocal proponent for transparency and environmental justice.   Yellow Fever will appear on World Channel’s America Reframed Series on March 31st, 2015 at 8pm. To find what channel Yellow Fever is broadcasting in your area, click here. If you would like to bring Yellow Fever to your school or organization, click here for more information.   To visit the Yellow Fever website, click here. To stay up-to-date with this project, check out Yellow Fever on Facebook.   “Engaging and pertinent, Yellow Fever is an important documentary that showcases the history of the Navajo Nation’s...

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Radio Taboo

Radio Taboo

Radio Taboo: A radio station, a documentary   Radio Taboo is a development project and documentary film about Issa Nyaphaga, a political journalist in exile returning to his small village in West Africa to build a community radio station to educate his community about subjects that are often too taboo to talk about. Issa was a journalist in Cameroon in the 1990s where he was jailed and tortured for his political cartoons. He is now heading back to his village in Cameroon to build a community radio station to educate villagers about Public health, environmental issues, women’s issues and rights of gay and HIV infected people. Nditam, his village, has no running water, no electricity, no schools or hospitals and no public news service. The film follows his struggle to raise funds, get the materials, gather manpower, build the station, train citizen journalists and make the station work for the betterment of his community. It will be an adventure to travel with Issa as he fights against all odds...

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“Engaging and pertinent, Yellow Fever is an important documentary that showcases the history of the Navajo Nation’s experiences with uranium mining in their sacred lands.”
— Brady DeSanti, University of Nebraska-Omaha

“Yellow Fever is a great outreach tool for educating and engaging communities, public schools, public officials, etc. so they are aware of the cultural impact and current issues that face the Navajo nation on uranium mines.”
-Secody Hubbard, PhD, US EPA

  • Brady DeSanti
  • EPA