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Cultural Change: Punkin Center, Kentucky
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produced by Richard Kane, 1944-; in Add & Mabel's Punkin Center (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
In this segment we meet curio owners Mabel and Add Gray. We see some of the items Mabel has collected over the years and we hear Add describe how Punkin Center got its name.
produced by Richard Kane, 1944-; in Add & Mabel's Punkin Center (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
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American Fair
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written by Rick Widmer, fl. 2004; directed by Rick Widmer, fl. 2004; produced by Lakefilm (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 24 mins
American Fair is an intimate study of the hard-working farmers of York County, Maine, facing a vanishing way of life, their knowledge of land and beast, commitment to tradition and community - interdependent and pulling together. At the 140th fair in Acton, farmers congregate in the spirit of both co-operation and...
written by Rick Widmer, fl. 2004; directed by Rick Widmer, fl. 2004; produced by Lakefilm (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 24 mins
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The Artist's Salary (Le Salaire de l'Artiste)
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written by Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 and Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 and Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2000), 55 mins
From 1989 to 2000, Jacqueline Veuve, together with cameraman Milivoj Ivkovic, followed the life of a young artist, her son, Laurent Veuve who lived in New York with his family. To these 11 years of filming are added some extracts from a short film of 1968 about Laurent, then aged 7, and a sequence in 1986 done by...
written by Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 and Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 and Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2000), 55 mins
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Brownsville: Black and White
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written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000 (New York: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 1 hour 23 mins
This poignant and powerful documentary explores the complex history of interracial cooperation, urban change, and social conflict in Brownsville, a neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, from the 1930s to the 2000s. A case study of the tragedy of urban American race relations, the film recounts the transformation of...
written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000 (New York: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 1 hour 23 mins
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Cannibal Tours
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directed by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013; produced by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013 (Cairns, Queensland: Camerawork Pty, 1988), 1 hour 7 mins
One of the most influential and enduring ethnographic documentaries ever produced, Cannibal Tours explores the phenomenon of the growing tourism industry in Papua New Guinea, and in the process turns the ethnographic lens on Western mass-market culture with disturbingly perceptive insight and candor. Legendary do...
directed by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013; produced by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013 (Cairns, Queensland: Camerawork Pty, 1988), 1 hour 7 mins
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Change Makers, Episode 1, USA
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directed by Jean-Luc Guidoin, fl. 2005-2012; produced by One Planet Pictures, in Change Makers, Episode 1 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2010), 51 mins
Celine Hue travels the world searching for people who do good, who act to change their world and the daily life of people around them. Brave, involved and sometimes crazy, they have chosen not to comply with the standards and want to make the world a better place when the system fails. They are true pioneers, and...
directed by Jean-Luc Guidoin, fl. 2005-2012; produced by One Planet Pictures, in Change Makers, Episode 1 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2010), 51 mins
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Cockfighters: Special Edition
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directed by Stephanie J. Castillo, fl. 1992 (Stephanie J Castillo), 1 hour 54 mins
In this Special Edition of Cockfighters: The Interviews, documentary filmmaker Stephanie J. Castillo has created a documentary which presents a non-judgmental, anthropological inquiry into the American subculture of cockfighting and game fowl breeding. We see five interviews with American cockfighters/game fowl br...
directed by Stephanie J. Castillo, fl. 1992 (Stephanie J Castillo), 1 hour 54 mins
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The Collective: Fifteen Years Later
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written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by John Grady and Richard Broadman, 1946-2000, Newton Cable Television Foundation and CINE Research (Newton, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 1 hour
In 1970, thousands of young people thought of themselves as agents of change. They wanted to restore America's democratic vision; they wanted to end the war in Vietnam. This is the story of one collective — their successes and failures, and what they do and think fifteen years later.
written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by John Grady and Richard Broadman, 1946-2000, Newton Cable Television Foundation and CINE Research (Newton, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 1 hour
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Disfarmer: A Portrait of America
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directed by Martin Lavut, 1934-2016; produced by Dennis Mohr, fl. 2010 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2010), 52 mins
In the small mountain town of Heber Springs, Arkansas, a portrait photographer known as Mike Disfarmer captured the lives and emotions of the people of rural America during the two World Wars and the Great Depression.Critics have hailed Disfarmer's remarkable black and white portraits as "a work of artistic genius...
directed by Martin Lavut, 1934-2016; produced by Dennis Mohr, fl. 2010 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2010), 52 mins
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From Vérité to Virtual: Conversations on the Frontier of Film and Anthropology
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written by Roderick Coover, 1967-; directed by Roderick Coover, 1967-; produced by Roderick Coover, 1967- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 59 mins
This documentary presents panel and roundtable conversations with leading documentary filmmakers, artists and ethnographers about the future of visual anthropology. Recorded at Temple University, the targeted conversations raise questions, among others, of collaboration, aesthetics, uses of new media, and how to b...
written by Roderick Coover, 1967-; directed by Roderick Coover, 1967-; produced by Roderick Coover, 1967- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 59 mins
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