Nobelity (2006)

Format:   DVD 
 
Nine Nobel Prize laureates from around the world offer their insights on the world's most difficult problems and the courses of action the planet's citizens might take in order to leave the world a better place for their children and grandchildren. The challenging documentary includes appearances by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Wangari Maathai, Richard Smalley, Jody Williams, Dr. Harold Varmus, and others. 84 min. Soundtrack: English; biographies; photo gallery; trailer.
 
SKU: D91972
$23.74
Regularly $24.99
Category:
Documentary
Director:
Turk Pipkin
Rated:
NR
Color:
Color
Closed Captioned:
 Yes
Cast:  Desmond Tutu, Steve Weinberg, Rick Smalley, Harold Varmus, Sir Joseph Rotblat, Amartya Sen, Wangari Maathai
(2007) DVD - $23.74
(1984) DVD - $28.49
 

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