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Architects of Change, Series 1, Episode 8, Spreading Hope
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais; produced by Lato Sensu Productions and Les Productions Vic Pelletier, in Architects of Change, Series 1, Episode 8 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Terranoa, 2010), 52 mins
Architects of Change is a documentary series, that is visiting a new kind of pioneers. They are farmers, chemists, architects, doctors, tradesmen and bankers… These Architects of Change, are looking for and practicing innovative solutions which counteract the threats weighing against our future. Far from being p...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais; produced by Lato Sensu Productions and Les Productions Vic Pelletier, in Architects of Change, Series 1, Episode 8 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Terranoa, 2010), 52 mins
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Call of the Peace Pagoda
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directed by Robbie Leppzer, fl. 1997; produced by Robbie Leppzer, fl. 1997, Turning Tide Productions (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1989), 29 mins
In 1945, Nichidatsu Fujii, a Japanese Buddhist monk, witnessed the devastation of Hiroshima and had a spiritual vision for world peace. Fujii's vision was to create peace shrines around the world to awaken a spirit of nonviolence. Since the 1950s, the monks and nuns of Nipponzan Myohoji, the Buddhist religious ord...
directed by Robbie Leppzer, fl. 1997; produced by Robbie Leppzer, fl. 1997, Turning Tide Productions (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1989), 29 mins
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Capoeira, Episode 3
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directed by Luiz Fernando Goulart, 1941-; produced by Helio Pitanga, fl. 2014, TV Brasil and Bossa Produções; performed by Mestre Boneco, fl. 1989, in Capoeira (Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro State: Bossa Produções, 2010), 26 mins

En Capoeira, Beto Simas, Maestro Muñeco, visita las más diversas escuelas de capoeira en Brasil y en el mundo, hablando con otros profesores y estudiantes, y revelando toda la magia y el encanto de esta arte brasileña.

Em Capoeira, Beto Simas, Mestre Boneco, visita as mais distintas escolas de capoeira no Brasil e...

directed by Luiz Fernando Goulart, 1941-; produced by Helio Pitanga, fl. 2014, TV Brasil and Bossa Produções; performed by Mestre Boneco, fl. 1989, in Capoeira (Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro State: Bossa Produções, 2010), 26 mins
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Capoeira, Episode 4
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directed by Luiz Fernando Goulart, 1941-; produced by Helio Pitanga, fl. 2014, TV Brasil and Bossa Produções; performed by Mestre Boneco, fl. 1989, in Capoeira (Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro State: Bossa Produções, 2010), 26 mins

En Capoeira, Beto Simas, Maestro Muñeco, visita las más diversas escuelas de capoeira en Brasil y en el mundo, hablando con otros profesores y estudiantes, y revelando toda la magia y el encanto de esta arte brasileña.

Em Capoeira, Beto Simas, Mestre Boneco, visita as mais distintas escolas de capoeira no Brasil e...

directed by Luiz Fernando Goulart, 1941-; produced by Helio Pitanga, fl. 2014, TV Brasil and Bossa Produções; performed by Mestre Boneco, fl. 1989, in Capoeira (Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro State: Bossa Produções, 2010), 26 mins
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Civilisations (Arts), Episode 2 of 9, How Do We Look
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directed by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016; presented by Dame Mary Beard, 1955-; produced by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016 and Caroline Buckley, fl. 2009, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 2 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins
Mary Beard looks at images of the human body in ancient art, seeking answers to fundamental questions at the heart of ideas about civilisations. Why have human beings always made art about themselves? What were these images for? And in what ways do some ancient conventions of representing the body still affect us...
directed by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016; presented by Dame Mary Beard, 1955-; produced by Matthew Hill, fl. 2001-2016 and Caroline Buckley, fl. 2009, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 2 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins
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Civilisations (Arts), Episode 6 of 9, Encounters
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directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 6 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins
In the 15th and 16th centuries distant and disparate cultures met, often for the first time, David Olusoga shows, art was always on the frontline. David travels to Japan to explore how the Tokugawa Shogunate, after an initial embrace, became so wary of outside interference that they sought to cut ties with the out...
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 6 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 57 mins
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Daughter from Danang
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directed by Vicente Franco, fl. 1990 and Gail Dolgin, 1945-2010; produced by Gail Dolgin, 1945-2010, Interfaze Educational Productions (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 1 hour 21 mins
A heartbreaking documentary that upsets your expectations of happily-ever-afters, Daughter from Danang is a riveting emotional drama of longing, identity, and the personal legacy of war. To all outward appearances, Heidi is the proverbial "all-American girl", hailing from small town Pulaski, Tenn. But her birth na...
directed by Vicente Franco, fl. 1990 and Gail Dolgin, 1945-2010; produced by Gail Dolgin, 1945-2010, Interfaze Educational Productions (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 1 hour 21 mins
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Draft of 'Interpretation of Data,' circa 1940
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Tikopia and Solomon Islands Other, Interpretations of Tikopia Society) (London, England) (1940) , 21 page(s)
Typewritten draft of 'Interpretation of Data' discusses the work of Geoffrey Gorer on the Himalayan Lepcha; Ruth Benedict and Li An Che on the Zuni of the southwestern United States; Margaret Mead and Reo Fortune on the Arapesh and Mundugumor of New Guinea; and Emile Durkheim's study 'The Elementary Forms of the R...
in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Tikopia and Solomon Islands Other, Interpretations of Tikopia Society) (London, England) (1940) , 21 page(s)
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e2, Season 3, Episode 2, The Village Architect
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directed by Tad Fettig, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Midori Willoughby, fl. 2006, kontentreal, in e2, Season 3, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 25 mins
Architect Brian MacKay-Lyons grew up on the shipyards of Nova Scotia and borrows from that lean, economical building tradition in his architecture. From the Barn Yard in his village to the Canadian Embassy in Bangladesh, this episode presents a lesson in local vernacular — why it works and how it might be the mo...
directed by Tad Fettig, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Midori Willoughby, fl. 2006, kontentreal, in e2, Season 3, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 25 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 4, Episode 5, Immigrant Nation
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directed by Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, Hannah Olson, fl. 2013 and Josh Gleason, fl. 2011-2014, Inkwell Films, Kunhardt Films and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 4, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 52 mins
Actors Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd and John Turturro, all with immigrant parents, gain greater understanding of the unique challenges their ancestors faced by way of prejudice and poverty at home and abroad.
directed by Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, Hannah Olson, fl. 2013 and Josh Gleason, fl. 2011-2014, Inkwell Films, Kunhardt Films and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 4, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 52 mins
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