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Global Village S2014 Ep121

Global Village S2014 Ep121

Cranberry Season At Cape Cod: For a long time, the Cape Cod Peninsula, in the North-East of the United States, has been an important whaling centre. From now on, the cranberries are the small fruit which determine activity in the region. When Summer comes, during the harvest season, the fields are transformed into glowing red ponds. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in French & English) (North American Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep120

Global Village S2014 Ep120

Cranberry Season At Cape Cod: For a long time, the Cape Cod Peninsula, in the North-East of the United States, has been an important whaling centre. From now on, the cranberries are the small fruit which determine activity in the region. When Summer comes, during the harvest season, the fields are transformed into glowing red ponds. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in French & English) (North American Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep118

Global Village S2014 Ep118

Idjwi - Africa's Forgotten Island: The island of Idjwi, in the middle of Lake Kivu, one of the Great Lakes of Africa, is the second largest inland island in Africa. Although part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, it’s always been neglected by the mainland government and its only connection to the rest of the world is a ferry, the Nyamizi. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in French & Havu) (Congolese Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep117

Global Village S2014 Ep117

Idjwi - Africa's Forgotten Island: The island of Idjwi, in the middle of Lake Kivu, one of the Great Lakes of Africa, is the second largest inland island in Africa. Although part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, it’s always been neglected by the mainland government and its only connection to the rest of the world is a ferry, the Nyamizi. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in French & Havu) (Congolese Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep116

Global Village S2014 Ep116

Seawomen of Japan: In the village of Wagu on Shima peninsula, a group of women, from young to grandmother, practise the dying trade of the ama, literally “sea woman”, diving to the sea-bed un-aided to collect valuable abalone, for which they’re under-paid by the middle-man brokers they’re forced by law and custom to use. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in Japanese) (Japanese Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep115

Global Village S2014 Ep115

Seawomen of Japan: In the village of Wagu on Shima peninsula, a group of women, from young to grandmother, practise the dying trade of the ama, literally “sea woman”, diving to the sea-bed un-aided to collect valuable abalone, for which they’re under-paid by the middle-man brokers they’re forced by law and custom to use. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in Japanese) (Japanese Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep114

Global Village S2014 Ep114

The Liquid Gold of Morocco: Argan oil, cultivated from the fruit of the argan tree, has been produced for cooking in south-west Morocco since ancient times. But recently the rest of the world has caught on to the remarkable cosmetic benefits of this “liquid gold”. The rising price of the oil is bringing real benefits to the local economy, especially to the rural women who work in cooperatives that produce the oil. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in English, Arabic, French & German) (Moroccan Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep113

Global Village S2014 Ep113

Argan oil, cultivated from the fruit of the argan tree, has been produced for cooking in south-west Morocco since ancient times. But recently the rest of the world has caught on to the remarkable cosmetic benefits of this “liquid gold”. The rising price of the oil is bringing real benefits to the local economy, especially to the rural women who work in cooperatives that produce the oil. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in English, Arabic, French & German) (Moroccan Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep112

Global Village S2014 Ep112

Cambodia's Last Bamboo Train: Twenty years ago, the small bamboo train, or norry, was conceived out of necessity for the rural population of North-West Cambodia who can no longer do without it. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in French and Khmer) (Cambodian Culture) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep111

Global Village S2014 Ep111

Cambodia's Last Bamboo Train: Twenty years ago, the small bamboo train, or norry, was conceived out of necessity for the rural population of North-West Cambodia who can no longer do without it. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in French and Khmer) (Cambodian Culture) G CC

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