Season 10, Episode 19 Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai
First Aired: April 14, 2009
A profile of Wangari Maathai, the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize recipient from Kenya who founded the Green Belt Movement, an organization devoted to planting trees. It grew into a political force, and promotes the environment, human rights and democracy.
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- Premiered: August 9, 1999
- Rating: TV-PG
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- Premise: Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films. (more)