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Cambodia: The Betrayal
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produced by David Munro, 1942- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 1 hour 8 mins
The world was horrified to learn of the holocaust which had taken place in Cambodia at the hands of Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge. This film exposes the hypocrisy of the Western nations which continue to support Pol Pot, despite the atrocities of his regime. Not only has Pol Pot been allowed to occupy Cambodia's sea...
produced by David Munro, 1942- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 1 hour 8 mins
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Celestial Empire, 3, History Of Trade In China
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composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 27 mins
This series follows Chinese history with its unrelenting perseverance through the ages. Both past and present are explored, with each episode focusing on a unique facet of Chinese life. This ancient dynastic nation became a major contemporary political and economic player, while all other great empires have disapp...
composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 27 mins
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Celestial Empire, 8, History Of Manufacturing
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composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 26 mins
This episode reveals how China's traditional domestic industry met the international demand, and how Chinese industry was able to organize itself on a scale not seen in the West until the 18th century.
composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 26 mins
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Celestial Empire, 13, Traditional Concepts of Morality in China
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composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 13 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 26 mins
This episode examines the various aspects of traditional morality in China.
composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 13 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 26 mins
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In Search of a Road
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directed by Dharmasena Pathiraja, 1943- (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 22 mins
The story unfolds even as its people embark on a long journey on 1st August, 1905 through place, land, territory, war and peace, home and state into the land of the unknown, to a no-man's land. Blurring the lines between fiction and reality, the film takes us on a 100-year journey, through history and memory, into...
directed by Dharmasena Pathiraja, 1943- (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 22 mins
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A Letter From Hiroshima
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directed by Suwa Nobuhiro, 1960-; performed by Suwa Mashu, fl. 2002, Suwa Nobuhiro, 1960- and Kim Ho Jung, fl. 2002 (Japan: Mirovision, Inc.), 36 mins
Originally from Hiroshima, Suwa is an acclaimed Japanese director who has been honored at the Cannes Festival, among many other prestigious festivals. Suwa began his career directing television documentaries before entering the feature film world. His second film, Mother, received international attention and earne...
directed by Suwa Nobuhiro, 1960-; performed by Suwa Mashu, fl. 2002, Suwa Nobuhiro, 1960- and Kim Ho Jung, fl. 2002 (Japan: Mirovision, Inc.), 36 mins
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Precious Cargo: Vietnamese Adoptees Discover Their Past
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directed by Janet P. Gardner, fl. 2013; produced by Janet P. Gardner, fl. 2013 and Pham Thai Quoc, fl. 2000 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 59 mins
When the U.S. withdrew from Vietnam in 1975, one of its last acts was the dramatic transport of 2,800 South Vietnamese children into American homes almost overnight. This film reveals the complex story of Operation Babylift. For the military it seemed like a final act of redemption; to the Hanoi government, a prop...
directed by Janet P. Gardner, fl. 2013; produced by Janet P. Gardner, fl. 2013 and Pham Thai Quoc, fl. 2000 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 59 mins
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Spirit of Democracy, Beyond The Nation State
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directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
We know that democracy has to change, as does Nature herself, by evolution that in years to come is to exercise control over the air, forests and water. The international agreement, known as Agenda 21, was the first democratic resolution designed to ensure the survival of our planet. As for democracy at large, all...
directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
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Celestial Empire, 1, The Path Of The Dragon
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composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
This episode looks at the factors that have contributed to China's strength and staying power including Confucianism, a secular philosophy of social conduct, not a religion; cultural pride which unifies rather than divides the population, despite its diversity; the importance of education: the country's efficient...
composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
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Celestial Empire, 6, Secrets of the Chinese Economy
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composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 27 mins
This program looks at how the merchant class rose to become one of the most important in the empire.
composed by Paul Skorich, fl. 1980; produced by William J. Mcabian, in Celestial Empire, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 27 mins
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