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Awareness
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produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-, Fieldwork Films (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2011), 1 hour 7 mins
This extraordinarily intimate and illuminating documentary, by renowned ethnographic filmmakers David and Judith MacDougall, continues David’s compelling exploration of education and adolescent life in India’s Rishi Valley School (see also 'Some Alien Creatures' and 'SchoolScapes'). A famous progressive co-edu...
produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-, Fieldwork Films (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2011), 1 hour 7 mins
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Between Light and Shadow: Maya Women in Transition
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directed by John McKay, 1965- and Kathryn Lipke Vigesaa, fl. 1993-1997; produced by Kathryn Lipke Vigesaa, fl. 1993-1997, Dakota Productions (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1997), 27 mins
This vibrant, wide-ranging documentary examines the impact on contemporary Maya culture of changes in the lives and expectations of Maya women in Guatemala. Traditionally, weaving and textiles have played a central role in the lives of Maya women. Today, however, Maya women are expanding their vision of their iden...
directed by John McKay, 1965- and Kathryn Lipke Vigesaa, fl. 1993-1997; produced by Kathryn Lipke Vigesaa, fl. 1993-1997, Dakota Productions (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1997), 27 mins
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Celebrating Semana Santa: Change, Conflict, and Continuity in Rural Honduras
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directed by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012; produced by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2012), 43 mins
This "superb, thought-provoking" ethnographic documentary explores the vitality and controversies surrounding a remarkable syncretic religious ceremony held in neighboring remote villages in rural Honduras during the Easter Holy Week. The ritual drama enacted in this ceremony resonates with persistent indigenous b...
directed by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012; produced by Sam Pack, fl. 1999-2012 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2012), 43 mins
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Cities in China, Beijing
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directed by Peter C. Wang, fl. 1981; produced by Li Sue Yung, fl. 1984-1986, in Cities in China (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1981), 46 mins,
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This acclaimed documentary -- from the classic three-part 'Cities in China Series' -- conveys the texture and flavor of the venerable Chinese capital through a close-up look at a number of its inhabitants, both young and old, with varied and fascinating backgrounds. Their stories unfold against the backdrop of a t...
directed by Peter C. Wang, fl. 1981; produced by Li Sue Yung, fl. 1984-1986, in Cities in China (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1981), 46 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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Closing the Circle: The People Today
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produced by Lawrence Johnson, fl. 1996, Washington State University (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1996), 14 mins
Filmed on the Coeur d'Alene and Flathead reservations in Idaho and Montana, this unusual documentary explores the impact of Christian missionaries on the Native peoples of the northwestern Plateau and examines the ongoing tensions and dialogue between Christianity and traditional Native religious practices. Native...
produced by Lawrence Johnson, fl. 1996, Washington State University (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1996), 14 mins
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Dance With the Wodaabes
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directed by Sandrine Loncke, 1968-; produced by Sandrine Loncke, 1968- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2012), 1 hour 32 mins
This widely acclaimed and visually stunning ethnographic documentary explores, from the point of view of its participants, the complex cultural significance of one of Africa's most spectacular but frequently misunderstood and sensationalized ritual celebrations.In the heart of the Nigerien Sahel (Azawak region), f...
directed by Sandrine Loncke, 1968-; produced by Sandrine Loncke, 1968- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2012), 1 hour 32 mins
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Diya
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directed by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011; produced by Fieldwork Films and CCR MediaWorks (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2001), 55 mins
This innovative ethnographic documentary by renowned filmmaker Judith MacDougall provides a new way of exploring the complex social life surrounding material objects. The film follows the life history of an important cultural object through the everyday experiences of the people who make, sell, and use it.A diya i...
directed by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011; produced by Fieldwork Films and CCR MediaWorks (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2001), 55 mins
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Doon School Project, 1, Doon School Chronicles, Part 1
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directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by CCR MediaWorks, in Doon School Project, 1 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 1 hour 8 mins
This intimate and groundbreaking study of India's most prestigious boys' boarding school is one of the most acclaimed works of renowned ethnographic filmmaker David MacDougall. In this original and beautifully photographed film MacDougall examines not only the life of the boys in the school and the culture associa...
directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by CCR MediaWorks, in Doon School Project, 1 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 1 hour 8 mins
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Doon School Project, 2, Doon School Chronicles, Part 2
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directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by David MacDougall, 1939-, CCR MediaWorks, in Doon School Project, 2 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 1 hour 13 mins
This intimate and groundbreaking study of India's most prestigious boys' boarding school is one of the most acclaimed works of renowned ethnographic filmmaker David MacDougall. In this original and beautifully photographed film, MacDougall examines not only the life of the boys in the school and the culture associ...
directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by David MacDougall, 1939-, CCR MediaWorks, in Doon School Project, 2 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 1 hour 13 mins
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Doon School Project, 3, Karam in Jaipur
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directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by CCR MediaWorks, in Doon School Project, 3 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2003), 53 mins
This absorbing documentary is the third film in renowned ethnographic filmmaker David MacDougall's long-term, five-part study of childhood and adolescence at the Doon School in northern India. The school is India's foremost boarding school for boys, and the series provides unique insights into the values and train...
directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by CCR MediaWorks, in Doon School Project, 3 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2003), 53 mins
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