Video — 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; Dolby. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video.
Werner Boote traverses the globe with a World Bank umbrella to examine the myths and facts about overpopulation. He speaks with everyone from demographic researchers to environmental activists, and comes to a surprising conclusion. It isn't overpopulation that threatens humanity's existence. Rather, it is the developed world's patterns of over-consumption and constant pursuit of immediate profit that looms over the future.