The Seventh Enemy

United Kingdom, 1979

Film
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Episode of Series “Everyman”.
Based on the book of the same title the six elements in the global crisis are explained: The population explosion, starvation, disappearing natural resources, degradation of the environment, nuclear weapons and the power of science and technology. The real danger is the seventh enemy - the human factor of apathy and inertia which could result in a universal war between poor and rich nations

Credits

production company

BBC

producer

Peter Armstrong

Language

English

Duration

00:30:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31333

Subject categories

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → War

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Conservation of natural resources

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Overpopulation

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Population density

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → International relations

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Overpopulation

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Population density

History → Technology and civilization

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Technology and civilization

Short films

Sound/audio

Sound

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U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

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