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Excerpts from an Interview with Lawrence J. Korb
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written by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla, Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980- and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009; directed by Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980-; produced by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 13 mins
In 1997, no one in the small town (pop. 100) of Redford, Texas knew that U.S. Marine teams, fully camouflaged and armed with M16 rifles, had been secretly deployed to their section of the border. Farmers like the Hernández family, who lived by the river, went on working their fields and tending to their livestock...
written by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla, Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980- and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009; directed by Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980-; produced by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 13 mins
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Spirit Doctors
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written by Monica Delgado and Michael Van Wagenen; produced by Monica Delgado and Michael Van Wagenen (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 27 mins
Folk healing has been part of the Mexican culture since pre-Columbian days. This tradition still flourishes in the Mexican American communities of the lower Rio Grande Valley. This film follows three healers in their daily work. Josefa, a traditional curandera, uses a variety of herbal and spiritual techniques. Sh...
written by Monica Delgado and Michael Van Wagenen; produced by Monica Delgado and Michael Van Wagenen (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 27 mins
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The Ballad of Esequiel Hernández
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written by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla, Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980- and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009; directed by Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980-; produced by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 22 mins
In 1997, no one in the small town (pop. 100) of Redford, Texas knew that U.S. Marine teams, fully camouflaged and armed with M16 rifles, had been secretly deployed to their section of the border. Farmers like the Hernández family, who lived by the river, went on working their fields and tending to their livestock...
written by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla, Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980- and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009; directed by Kieran Fitzgerald, 1980-; produced by Shane Slattery-Quintanilla and Brendan Fitzgerald, fl. 2009 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 22 mins
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Death Row
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written by Diane Christian and Bruce Jackson, 1936-; directed by Bruce Jackson, 1936-; produced by Diane Christian and Bruce Jackson, 1936- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1979), 59 mins
Death Row is a film about daily life on Death Row in Texas. When the film was made in March 1979, 114 men were housed in the special death cells of Ellis prison's rows J-21 and J-23. The men spend their time waiting for the State to kill them or fighting as hard as they can to prevent that death from happening.
written by Diane Christian and Bruce Jackson, 1936-; directed by Bruce Jackson, 1936-; produced by Diane Christian and Bruce Jackson, 1936- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1979), 59 mins
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The Eagle's Children
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written by Pacho Lane, 1938-; directed by Pacho Lane, 1938-; produced by Pacho Lane, 1938- (Rochester, NY: Ethnoscope, 1992), 39 mins
Mexican-American 'danzantes' travel to Chalma, Central Texas, and San Diego as they rediscover their indigenous heritage.
written by Pacho Lane, 1938-; directed by Pacho Lane, 1938-; produced by Pacho Lane, 1938- (Rochester, NY: Ethnoscope, 1992), 39 mins
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