Grades 7-12, College, Adult
Directed by Luc Côté
Produced by Robbie Hart and Luc Côté, Adobe Productions
DVD Purchase $59, Rent $35
VHS Purchase $59, Rent $35
US Release Date: 2000
Copyright Date: 1999
DVD ISBN: 1-59458-959-3
VHS ISBN: 1-56029-825-1
Citizenship and Civics
Awards and Festivals
Certificate of Merit, Chicago International Television Competition
Finalist, Gemeaux Awards
Rainmakers, Series 2 Series|
Murrandoo Yanner in Australia
Moungibi, Australia - Land Rights
An aborigine leads the battle against multinationals for historic land rights and tradition.
Murrandoo Yanner crusades for the rights of aboriginal peoples. He's leading a courageous battle against a multinational mining company that is threatening their historic land rights and traditional way of life.
The other titles in the series are:
Jesus Tecu Osorio in Guatemala - The son of civil war victims leads a campaign for justice.
Tsuyoshi Inaba in Japan - Working to empower the homeless in Tokyo.
Tina Machida in Zimbabwe - A young woman fights for the rights of gays and lesbians against the odds.
Yildiz Temürtürkan in Turkey - A human rights activist risks everything to protest police repression.
Celso Magumbe in Mozambique - A deaf man fights for the rights of the hearing impaired.
Julie De Varennes in Canada - A former sufferer helps kids coping with cancer; giving them hope and inspiration.