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The Redwoods

USA, 1967 (MIFF 1969, Programme 14)

Director: Trevor Greenwood

Sequoia Sempervirens, the giant everlasting redwood, is a link with the age of the dinosaurs. But the future of these trees is threatened. This film, a tribute to nature's awesome power to create, is also a testament of man's reckless power to destroy, and it pleads for the establishment of a Redwood National Park in the United States.

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