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The Brain with David Eagleman, Episode 6, Who Will We Be?
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directed by Nic Stacey, fl. 2007-2015, in The Brain with David Eagleman, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 59 mins

Neuroscientist David Eagleman explores the wonders of the human brain in an epic series that reveals the ultimate story of us, why we feel and think the things we do. The Brain blends science with innovative visual effects and compelling personal stories, and addresses some big questions. By understanding the huma...

directed by Nic Stacey, fl. 2007-2015, in The Brain with David Eagleman, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 59 mins
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Mom's Home
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written by Maureen Judge, 1955-; directed by Maureen Judge, 1955-; produced by Maureen Judge, 1955-, Makin' Movies Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 57 mins
MOM'S HOME A film by Maureen Judge Here is a compassionate and intimate documentary about aging mothers who live with their adult daughters. The stories realistically portray the pain of loneliness, the ailments, and the difficult financial circumstances experienced by many single, widowed and divorced women who...
written by Maureen Judge, 1955-; directed by Maureen Judge, 1955-; produced by Maureen Judge, 1955-, Makin' Movies Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 57 mins
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Brainwave, Why Does Movement Move Us?
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produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art, in Brainwave (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2010), 1 hour 19 mins
A filmed conversation between one of America's greatest living choreographers, Mark Morris and Wellesley College neurologist Bevil Conway as they explores how the brain responds to dance and motion.
produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art, in Brainwave (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2010), 1 hour 19 mins
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The Mystery of Sleep
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written by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
This film explores the strange and relatively unknown world of sleep—a world in which we spend approximately one third of our lives. The Mystery of Sleep shows how the discovery of REM (Rapid Eye Movement) during our dream period) in the early 1950’s by Dr. Nathaniel Kleitman at the University of Chicago, brou...
written by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
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The Brain That Changes Itself
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directed by Mike Sheerin; produced by Mike Sheerin, 90th Parallel Productions Ltd. and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 44 mins
For centuries the human brain has been thought of as incapable of fundamental change. People suffering from neurological defects, brain damage or strokes were usually written-off as hopeless cases. But recent and continuing research into the human brain is radically changing how we look at the potential for neurol...
directed by Mike Sheerin; produced by Mike Sheerin, 90th Parallel Productions Ltd. and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 44 mins
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Brainwave, Disgust
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produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art, in Brainwave (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2009), 54 mins
This interview features a discussion between Mario Batali and Paul Rozin about what food humans find tasty or disgusting, and what triggers these feelings.
produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art, in Brainwave (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2009), 54 mins
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Brainwave, Do You Get Goosebumps Too?
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produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art, in Brainwave (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2009), 47 mins
This interview, , features a discussion between R. L. Stine and neuroscientist about fear.
produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art, in Brainwave (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2009), 47 mins
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Horizon, Series 46, Episode 5, Why Do We Talk?
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directed by Damon Thomas, fl. 1998; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 46, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 51 mins
Across the world, 6,000 different languages are spoken and the average human speaks 370 million words in their lifetime. But where did language come from? And how and why did we learn to speak? From Chinese whispers at Edinburgh University to singing in Vienna and a man in Boston who has filmed the first three yea...
directed by Damon Thomas, fl. 1998; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 46, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 51 mins
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Lick Salt
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written by Ryan Feldman; directed by Ryan Feldman; produced by Ryan Feldman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 58 mins
This portrait of the relationship between the filmmaker and his grandmother will be a resource for those who work with the elderly. Ryan has been out of touch with his family, and especially his grandmother whom he hasn’t seen in fifteen years… until his grandfather’s funeral reconnects them. She is lonely...
written by Ryan Feldman; directed by Ryan Feldman; produced by Ryan Feldman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 58 mins
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The Geography of Bliss
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produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2008), 1 hour 7 mins
A filmed conversation between journalist Eric Weiner and neuropsychologist Emma Seppala as they discuss the findings in Weiner's book, The Geography of Bliss, on the quest for happiness across cultures.
produced by Tim McHenry, fl. 2008, Rubin Museum of Art (New York, NY: Rubin Museum of Art, 2008), 1 hour 7 mins
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