Browse Titles - 26 results

The Collective: Fifteen Years Later
See details
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
×
Down the Project...From the Project: The Crisis of Public Housing
See details
written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000, CINE Research (Boston, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1982), 1 hour
Down The Project: The Crisis of Public Housing presents the story of two projects that housed working families, both white and black, in the 1940s. In later years, crippled by lower budgets and the needs of poorer populations, they came to be regarded as eyesores, as danger zones. How did these changes occur? How...
written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000, CINE Research (Boston, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1982), 1 hour
×
Festa (English)
See details
written by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; directed by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; produced by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 29 mins
The Feast of the Blessed Sacrament is a four-day extravaganza that attracts crowds of up to 200,000 to the city of New Bedford, Massachusetts. This documentary film takes viewers on a journey from the excitement of the modern feast to the very roots of the Catholic celebration on the beautiful Portuguese island of...
written by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; directed by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; produced by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 29 mins
×
Festa (Portuguese)
See details
written by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; directed by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; produced by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 29 mins
The Feast of the Blessed Sacrament is a four-day extravaganza that attracts crowds of up to 200,000 to the city of New Bedford, Massachusetts. This documentary film takes viewers on a journey from the excitement of the modern feast to the very roots of the Catholic celebration on the beautiful Portuguese island of...
written by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; directed by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005; produced by Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 29 mins
×
Hyman Bloom, The Beauty of All Things
See details
written by Angélica Allende Brisk, fl. 1990; directed by Angélica Allende Brisk, fl. 1990; produced by Angélica Allende Brisk, fl. 1990, Documentary Educational Resources (DER) (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 57 mins
Painter Hyman Bloom is one of the forefathers of abstract art in America. His career flourished in the 1940's and 50's garnering the highest praise in both art and popular press. His intense beliefs about composition and masterful command of color were breathtaking and are admired by artists to this day. But Hyman...
written by Angélica Allende Brisk, fl. 1990; directed by Angélica Allende Brisk, fl. 1990; produced by Angélica Allende Brisk, fl. 1990, Documentary Educational Resources (DER) (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 57 mins
×
If It Fits
See details
written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by Mark Erder, fl. 1978 and John Marshall, 1932-2005; produced by Hugh Carter Donahue, fl. 1989 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1978), 58 mins
The once thriving industrial town of Haverhill, Massachusetts on the Merrimack River now resembles, in the words of one of the film's subjects, "a ghost town where you expect to see tumbleweeds come rolling down Main Street." This film examines a dying industrial town and its politicians' search for votes over suc...
written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by Mark Erder, fl. 1978 and John Marshall, 1932-2005; produced by Hugh Carter Donahue, fl. 1989 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1978), 58 mins
×
Irma Cáceres: The Goddess of Truth
See details
written by Lu Chih-Lan, fl. 1999 and Julie Crinière, fl. 2005; directed by Irma Cáceres, Julie Crinière, fl. 2005 and Lu Chih-Lan, fl. 1999; produced by Lu Chih-Lan, fl. 1999 and Julie Crinière, fl. 2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1999), 22 mins
Teenage years are fraught with problems, tension and uncontrollable emotions. For an adolescent to also be an immigrant- in other words an outsider- the problem is even more complex. Yet, there are very few resources at hand to help teachers and school administrators deal with this issue in the classroom. This vid...
written by Lu Chih-Lan, fl. 1999 and Julie Crinière, fl. 2005; directed by Irma Cáceres, Julie Crinière, fl. 2005 and Lu Chih-Lan, fl. 1999; produced by Lu Chih-Lan, fl. 1999 and Julie Crinière, fl. 2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1999), 22 mins
×
Last Season: Portrait of a Trawler
See details
written by Oren Bendavid-Val; directed by Oren Bendavid-Val; produced by Oren Bendavid-Val (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 29 mins
Last Season is a portrait of the ground fish trawler Isabel S. from New Bedford, MA. Jeff, the captain, learned fishing from his father, local legend 'Fearless Freddy' Hatfield. Brian, the cook, is a biker and a recovering alcoholic. Lo, the deckhand, is a refugee from Vietnam who has rediscovered Buddhism.
written by Oren Bendavid-Val; directed by Oren Bendavid-Val; produced by Oren Bendavid-Val (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 29 mins
×
The Last Window
See details
written by John M. Bishop, 1946-; directed by John M. Bishop, 1946- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1987), 30 mins
When Charles J. Connick Associates closed their doors in 1986, they left a legacy of 15,000 stained glass windows in more than 5000 churches, libraries and other public buildings. Founded on the principles of a medieval craft guild, this Boston studio was closely allied with Ralph Adams Cram, Dean of the Gothic re...
written by John M. Bishop, 1946-; directed by John M. Bishop, 1946- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1987), 30 mins
×
Mission Hill and the Miracle of Boston
See details
written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1978), 1 hour
Mission Hill and the Miracle of Boston is the story of urban renewal, racial conflict, and the struggle of a neighborhood to survive these changing times. Spokespeople include real estate developers, community activists, workers, and residents.
written by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; directed by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000; produced by Richard Broadman, 1946-2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1978), 1 hour
×

Pages