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A Convenient Truth : Urban Solutions From Curitiba, Brazil

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  • The original 'green' city. A Convenient Truth: Urban Solutions from Curitiba, Brazil is an informative, inspirational documentary aimed at sharing ideas to provoke environment-friendly and cost-effective changes in cities worldwide. The documentary focuses on innovations in transportation, recycling, social benefits including affordable housing, seasonal parks, and the processes that transformed Curitiba into one of the most livable cities in the world.


  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 06, 2014.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Mode of access: Internet.
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform.
  • In Portugese with English subtitles.


  • A Convenient Truth: Urban Solutions From Curitiba, Brazil (52:00)