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‘Taking Root’ Filmmaker Remembers Wangari Maathai

January 5, 2012

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By Lisa MertonWeNews commentatorThursday, January 5, 2012 “Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai” is broadcast tonight on PBS. Here, Lisa Merton looks back on making the film in Kenya and struggling to capture the sense of divinity and hope projected by the recently deceased Nobel laureate. (WOMENSENEWS)–My engagement with the late Kenyan environmentalist Wangari […]

‘Taking Root’ Filmmaker Remembers Wangari Maathai

January 5, 2012

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By Lisa MertonWeNews commentatorThursday, January 5, 2012 “Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai” is broadcast tonight on PBS. Here, Lisa Merton looks back on making the film in Kenya and struggling to capture the sense of divinity and hope projected by the recently deceased Nobel laureate. (WOMENSENEWS)–My engagement with the late Kenyan environmentalist Wangari […]