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The Cross and the Bodhi Tree: Two Christian Encounters With Buddhism
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written by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; directed by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; produced by David Channer, Clare Gartrell Davis and Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 43 mins
This fascinating film is about two unique individuals, a French Catholic priest and an English Protestant nun and the powerful influence of Buddhism on both of them. Father Francois Ponchaud, a published author, writes on Cambodian politics and history and speaks fluent Khmer with Cambodian villagers. Mother Rosem...
written by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; directed by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; produced by David Channer, Clare Gartrell Davis and Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 43 mins
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History of Water, 1, The Daily Struggle for Water
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directed by Terje Dale; produced by Terje Dale, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in History of Water, 1 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 1997), 50 mins
Tells the dramatic story of how the struggle for fresh water has shaped human society to a remarkable extent, bringing the viewer to about 20 countries all over the world and showing in fascinating variety how people have coped with what is societies' lifeblood -- water.
directed by Terje Dale; produced by Terje Dale, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in History of Water, 1 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 1997), 50 mins
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Inside the Khmer Rouge
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written by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010 and David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; directed by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1990), 44 mins
Inside the Khmer Rouge takes an in-depth look at the history, domination, and current status of the Khmer Rouge (a Communist regime) in Cambodia. The film features revealing interviews with soldiers of both the modern Khmer Rouge and those who fight in opposition.
written by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010 and David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; directed by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1990), 44 mins
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Living Cultures, Young Girl and the Monkey
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Living Cultures (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 51 mins
Koun is a survivor of the Khmer Rouge tragedy. She was once a famous dancer, and today contributes to the restoration of the Royal Ballet by teaching dance to children. Sre Cha, the prettiest and most talented of Koun's students, dreams of performing as the White Apsara, the divinely beautiful dancer. Kmao, the mi...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Living Cultures (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 51 mins
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They Turned Our Desert into Fire
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directed by Mark Brecke, fl. 2002; produced by Jason Mitchell, Stacey Ransom and Mark Brecke, fl. 2002, Global Contact Films and Purebred Productions Inc. (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 1 hour 28 mins
Reporting the devastation, forced displacement, and genocide in Darfur should be a story with daily coverage. Mere mention of the word "Darfur" should set off a passionate exchange, or at least the question, "What can be done?" Unfortunately, the people of Darfur struggle with a problem common to so many victimize...
directed by Mark Brecke, fl. 2002; produced by Jason Mitchell, Stacey Ransom and Mark Brecke, fl. 2002, Global Contact Films and Purebred Productions Inc. (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 1 hour 28 mins
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Tribal Animals II, Elephants
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directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001, in Tribal Animals II (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2003), 53 mins
Some animals have always fascinated mankind for their mystery and power. Elephants, crocodiles, snakes, apes, big cats and sharks are feared as enemies in some cultures and admired as super beings in others. Whether part of our nightmares or greatest hopes, this fascination has pushed man to want to confront these...
directed by Jean Queyrat, fl. 2001, in Tribal Animals II (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2003), 53 mins
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Khmer Court Dance: Cambodian Royal Court Dances
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directed by John M. Bishop, 1946-; produced by Naomi Bishop, 1938- and Sam-Ang Sam, Khmer Studies Institute, Media-Generation, California State University, Northridge. Department of Anthropology and California State University, Northridge. Instructional Media Center (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 1992), 1 hour 14 mins
A delightful collection of five authentic dances in the Khmer court repertoire, performed in traditional costume by masters of these dances. The dances include: Buong Suong; Apsara; Chhouy Chhay; Muni Mekhala; and Tep Monorum. Paul Gravath narrates and provides excellent historical background as introduction to ea...
directed by John M. Bishop, 1946-; produced by Naomi Bishop, 1938- and Sam-Ang Sam, Khmer Studies Institute, Media-Generation, California State University, Northridge. Department of Anthropology and California State University, Northridge. Instructional Media Center (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 1992), 1 hour 14 mins
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Expressive Culture: Khmer Menswear
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produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; in K'Sai Chivit: Threads of Life (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
In this segment we hear from Liusa Em, a Cambodian master weaver, describe the preferred patterning style for men's fabric.
produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; in K'Sai Chivit: Threads of Life (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
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Little Man, 26, Kmao
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directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man, 26 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 6 mins
Life is not always taught on school benches. In many countries, children must first learn ancestral traditions and know-hows. This series invites kids to travel the world and discover other lifestyles and ways of growing up. Each episode features a different child who is initiated by an elder to a special task in...
directed by Jérôme Segur, fl. 2001; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Little Man, 26 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2006), 6 mins
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Refugee
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directed by Spencer Nakasako, fl. 1984; produced by Spencer Nakasako, fl. 1984, Independent Television Service, National Asian American Telecommunications Association, Center for Independent Documentary and Vietnamese Youth Development Center (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2003), 1 hour 3 mins
Mike Siv has a plan: go to Cambodia with his buddies Paul and David, see the sights, have fun and reunite with his father and younger brother, whom he hasn’t seen in 22 years. Harsh reality sets in before the journey even begins, however, as Mike, Paul and David have never been out of the U.S., and are the first...
directed by Spencer Nakasako, fl. 1984; produced by Spencer Nakasako, fl. 1984, Independent Television Service, National Asian American Telecommunications Association, Center for Independent Documentary and Vietnamese Youth Development Center (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2003), 1 hour 3 mins
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