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Asian Food & Culture Series, Food in the Muslim World
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directed by Kim Won Hyung, fl. 2008 and Chung Yon Seung, fl. 2011; produced by Christina Lee, fl. 2011, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 47 mins
Asia is home to the world's four major religions; one of them, Islam. United in their worship of Allah, in this program we learn of another way they are united; Food which embodies Islam. From the desserts of Iran to Bhiriyani of India, and Indonesia, we see a variety of Muslim cuisines throughout Asia.
directed by Kim Won Hyung, fl. 2008 and Chung Yon Seung, fl. 2011; produced by Christina Lee, fl. 2011, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 47 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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Journey Into India, Cochin
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directed by Lloyd Capps, fl. 1969, in Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 28 mins
The history of the spice trade in the Cochin area of south western India provides a complex variety of people and religions who live together in harmony.
directed by Lloyd Capps, fl. 1969, in Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 28 mins
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Saintly Devotion
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produced by Douglas Rae; in The Young Akbar, Great Moghuls, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media), 1 min
The mogul Akbar celebrated his victory over the Hindus by making a pilgrimage to the shrine of a Muslim saint. Because the saint correctly foretold the birth of three sons, Akbar built a palace next to the saint's mosque at Fatehpur Sikri.
produced by Douglas Rae; in The Young Akbar, Great Moghuls, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media), 1 min
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Great Moghuls, 6, Aurangzeb
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directed by Douglas Rae; produced by Douglas Rae, in Great Moghuls, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1990), 35 mins
Aurangzeb murdered two brothers to inherit the throne, and imprisoned his father. He greatly extended the Moghul Empire, but his attempts to impose the strict tenets of Islamic law and custom on a community which was largely Hindu had disastrous consequences.
directed by Douglas Rae; produced by Douglas Rae, in Great Moghuls, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1990), 35 mins
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Skinner's Horse
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in The Indian Army, Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media), 5 mins
In this segment we learn that the Indian army toasts with the words 'Skinner's Horse' in order to honor the bravery of Colonel James Skinner.
in The Indian Army, Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media), 5 mins
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Israelis-Palestinians: Peace Shadows
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directed by François Verlet, fl. 2001; produced by Andre Breuvart, fl. 2001 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 53 mins
Since the creation of the state of Israel in 1948, confrontation between Israelis and Palestinians has brought deaths, violence and suffering. This film takes us from the roots of the conflict up to the current situation. In the middle of the troubles, men and women from both sides, often anonymously, are hard at...
directed by François Verlet, fl. 2001; produced by Andre Breuvart, fl. 2001 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 53 mins
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Asian Food & Culture Series, Spicy Hot Chilies
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directed by Chung Yon Seung, fl. 2011; produced by Christina Lee, fl. 2011, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 45 mins
There are taste buds for sweet, sour, salty, and bitter flavors, but none for spicy-hot. Those are developed over time. What is it behind that spicy hotness that Asians love so much in their food? This program profiles everything spicy; from the burning flavors of northern Thailand to Japan's sinus-shocking wasabi...
directed by Chung Yon Seung, fl. 2011; produced by Christina Lee, fl. 2011, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 45 mins
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