The Island President

Spanning 115 square miles, the Maldives ranks as the tenth-smallest country in the world. As such, this conglomerate nation of some 2000 islands may seem inconsequential or even dismissible to some more calloused observers. Jon Shenk's documentary The Island President, however, makes an emotionally overwhelming case for the country’s vitality, filtered...read more

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The Island President - Official Trailer
02:18 — Jon Shenk's The Island President tells the story of President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives, a man confronting a problem greater than any other worl (more…)
Featurette - Inside Look
03:25 — An inside look into The Island President and the film receiving the Hilton Worldwide LightStay Sustainability Award.
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02:19 — Jon Shenk's The Island President tells the story of President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives, a man confronting a problem greater than any other worl (more…)

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  • Released: 2011
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Spanning 115 square miles, the Maldives ranks as the tenth-smallest country in the world. As such, this conglomerate nation of some 2000 islands may seem inconsequential or even dismissible to some more calloused observers. Jon Shenk's documentary The Isla… (more)

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