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After Silence
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(Bullfrog Films), 30 mins

This film poses the question 'What does it mean to be an American in a time of uncertainty and fear?' The subject area is the fragile nature of civil rights, and it explores the Japanese-American internment through the lens of 9/11.
As a child, Dr. Frank Kitamoto and his family lived on Bainbridge Island, WA, whe...

(Bullfrog Films), 30 mins
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After Silence
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directed by Lois Shelton, fl. 2003; produced by Lois Shelton, fl. 2003 (Oley, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2003), 30 mins
This film poses the question 'What does it mean to be an American in a time of uncertainty and fear?' The subject area is the fragile nature of civil rights, and it explores the Japanese-American internment through the lens of 9/11. As a child, Dr. Frank Kitamoto and his family lived on Bainbridge Island, WA, wher...
directed by Lois Shelton, fl. 2003; produced by Lois Shelton, fl. 2003 (Oley, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2003), 30 mins
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America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie
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(Bullfrog Films, 2006), 57 mins

AMERICA'S LOST LANDSCAPE: THE TALLGRASS PRAIRIE tells the rich and complex story of one of the most astonishing alterations of nature in human history.

Prior to Euro-American settlement in the 1820s, one of the major landscape features of North America was 240 million acres of tallgrass prairie. But between 1830 a...

(Bullfrog Films, 2006), 57 mins
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A Dangerous Idea
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(Bullfrog Films, 2017), 1 hour 48 mins

There is a dangerous idea that has threatened the American Dream from the very beginning. It is a strong current of biological determinism which views some groups, races and individuals as inherently superior to others and more deserving of fundamental rights. Despite the founders' assertion that 'all are created...

(Bullfrog Films, 2017), 1 hour 48 mins
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Deadly Mistakes, Part 1, Part 1
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directed by Walter Miale; produced by Walter Miale, in Deadly Mistakes, Part 1 (Oley, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2005), 2 hours 45 mins
Provides a series of short films looking at events and related U.S. policy mistakes from the past and the 21st century. Disc 2 contains six extended interviews. Events and issues covered include Cuban missile crisis, Vietnam war, Cold War, U.S. interventions in the Third World, nuclear weapons, invasion of Iraq an...
directed by Walter Miale; produced by Walter Miale, in Deadly Mistakes, Part 1 (Oley, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2005), 2 hours 45 mins
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Detropia
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(Bullfrog Films, 2012), 1 hour 27 mins
Detroit's story has encapsulated the iconic narrative of America over the last century...the Great Migration of African Americans escaping Jim Crow; the rise of manufacturing and the middle class; the love affair with automobiles; the flowering of the American dream; and now the collapse of the economy and the fad...
(Bullfrog Films, 2012), 1 hour 27 mins
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A Dream In Hanoi
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(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 31 mins

Twenty five years after the end of the Vietnam War, Vietnamese and Americans join forces in a unique collaboration. Two theater companies, one American and one Vietnamese, come together to stage the first performance in Vietnam of Shakespeare's play 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'. This spirited tale follows the actor...

(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 31 mins
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Edens Lost and Found, Philadelphia
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in Edens Lost and Found (Bullfrog Films, 2006), 55 mins

Philadelphia is a historic city responding to many challenges, including suburban development, that threaten to decimate the core city. Faced with severe budget limitations (a universal reality), it created a vast network of community-based volunteer organizations who have brought about rebirth through volunteeris...

in Edens Lost and Found (Bullfrog Films, 2006), 55 mins
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The Flaw
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(Bullfrog Films, 2011), 1 hour 22 mins

In October 2008, a humbled Alan Greenspan admitted to the US Congress that he had been mistaken to put so much faith in the self-correcting power of free markets and that he had failed to anticipate the self-destructive nature of wanton mortgage lending and the housing and credit bubble it generated. Taking for it...

(Bullfrog Films, 2011), 1 hour 22 mins
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The Good War and Those Who Refused to Fight It
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(Bullfrog Films, 2002), 57 mins

Millions of Americans fought for the liberation of Europe from Hitler's grip during World War II.

Yet 40,000 Americans refused to shoulder weapons in 'the good war' because their conscience would not allow them to kill another human being.

In the face of criticism and scorn, the men challenged the limits of demo...

(Bullfrog Films, 2002), 57 mins
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