NARRATED BY SUSAN SARANDON
Wilderness: The Last Stand is a powerful, investigative look at the
status of America's last remaining virgin forests. It examines the impact of U.S. Forest
Service (USFS) policies, vividly documenting the continuing harm caused by clearcutting.
Compelling and beautifully shot, the video presents a wide range of opinions through interviews with conservationists,
loggers, former Vice-President Al Gore, USFS, and former agency employees who are organizing to change USFS logging policies.
Study guide includes
ideas for science, social studies and English teachers.
"Four stars. Highly recommended for junior high
through adult. This fine video serves to educate us all about this complex
— Video Rating Guide for Libraries
look at the timber cutting mindset that dominates the U.S. Forest Service."
— Telluride Times-JournalWINNER Best of the Best in Broadcast JournalismBest Documentary, Colorado Society of Professional JournalistsHeartland Regional Emmy nomineeChris Award, Columbus International Film FestivalGold Medal, New York Festivals