Behind the Scenes
|How did the filmmakers gain the trust of their documentary subjects? How can America’s environmental movement learn from Kenya’s?
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Meet filmmakers Lisa Merton and Alan Dater, read their bios, get advice for good storytelling and learn about their favorite films.
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|Get the filmmakers’ personal perspectives on TAKING ROOT: The Vision of Wangari Maathai.
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|Learn about the people who were involved in making the film.
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