Weather does its thing

United States, 1970

Film
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The film looks at the human relationship to climate and shows how in the past we have changed our weather for the worse. The World Weather Watch is followed and the interchange of facts taking place between the World Weather Watch Centres at Washington, Moscow and Melbourne is seen. The significance of WWW is explained by David A. Davies, Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organisation.

Credits

production company

United Nations

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

producer/director

Selig Alkon

Duration

00:26:46:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1970

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013446

Language

English

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Climatology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Weather

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Weather forecasting

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United Nations

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Climatology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Earth sciences

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Meteorology

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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