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PBS NewsHour, Feb 27, 2018, What Mass Deportation Would Mean for Salvadoran Families in the U.S.
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produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Fred de Sam Lazaro, in PBS NewsHour, Feb 27, 2018 (District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 7 mins
For the Velasco family, life in California feels like an American dream. But having stayed in the U.S. under a program called Temporary Protected Status, it's a dream that may soon end. President Trump plans to halt TPS for hundreds of thousands of immigrants from Latin America and Haiti. Special correspondent Fre...
produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Fred de Sam Lazaro, in PBS NewsHour, Feb 27, 2018 (District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 7 mins
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Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web
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directed by Annie Goldson, fl. 1986; produced by Alexander Behse, fl. 2000 and Annie Goldson, fl. 1986, Monsoon Pictures International, Decoding Pictures and NZ Film Commission (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2017), 1 hour 48 mins
The larger-than-life story of Kim Dotcom, the "most wanted man online", is extraordinary enough, but the battle between Dotcom and the US Government and entertainment industry, is one that goes to the heart of ownership, privacy and piracy in the digital age.
directed by Annie Goldson, fl. 1986; produced by Alexander Behse, fl. 2000 and Annie Goldson, fl. 1986, Monsoon Pictures International, Decoding Pictures and NZ Film Commission (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2017), 1 hour 48 mins
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Rabin, The Last Day
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directed by Amos Gitai, 1950-; produced by Cyril Colbeau-Justin, fl. 2001, Michael Tapuah, fl. 1970, Laurent Truchot, fl. 1988, Sylvie Pialat, 1960-, David Kessler, 1969-, Amos Gitai, 1950- and Francesco Di Silvio, 1970-, United King Films, Rabinovich Foundation, France Télévisions, Orange Studios and Indie Sales (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2015), 2 hours 36 mins
For many Israelis, the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in 1995 marked a grim turning point for their country. In the words of the commission set up to investigate the murder, "Israeli society [would] never be the same again. As a democracy, political assassination was not part of our culture." In the...
directed by Amos Gitai, 1950-; produced by Cyril Colbeau-Justin, fl. 2001, Michael Tapuah, fl. 1970, Laurent Truchot, fl. 1988, Sylvie Pialat, 1960-, David Kessler, 1969-, Amos Gitai, 1950- and Francesco Di Silvio, 1970-, United King Films, Rabinovich Foundation, France Télévisions, Orange Studios and Indie Sales (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2015), 2 hours 36 mins
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Doctors of the Dark Side
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directed by Dr. Martha Davis, 1942-; produced by Dr. Martha Davis, 1942- (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2013), 55 mins
Graphic descriptions of torture; photos of dead body This item also contains graphic content.
Waterboarding, sleep deprivation, walling, sensory deprivation and sexual humiliation are all torture tools that have been used in US-controlled military prisons. But in the shadows the men who implemented and covered up the torture have remained hidden; the physicians and psychologists. This incredible film revea...
directed by Dr. Martha Davis, 1942-; produced by Dr. Martha Davis, 1942- (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2013), 55 mins
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Who is Dayani Cristal?
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directed by Marc Silver, 1977-; produced by Lucas Ochoa, fl. 2005-2017, Gael García Bernal, 1978- and Thomas Benski, 1980-, Mundial, Film4 Productions, Candescent Films, Canana Films, Pulse Films, Silverlining Films, Diamond Docs and Rise Films (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2013), 1 hour 29 mins
The body of an unidentified immigrant is found in the Arizona Desert. In an attempt to retrace his path and discover his story, director Marc Silver and Gael Garcia Bernal embed themselves among migrant travelers on their own mission to cross the border, providing rare insight into the human stories which are so o...
directed by Marc Silver, 1977-; produced by Lucas Ochoa, fl. 2005-2017, Gael García Bernal, 1978- and Thomas Benski, 1980-, Mundial, Film4 Productions, Candescent Films, Canana Films, Pulse Films, Silverlining Films, Diamond Docs and Rise Films (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2013), 1 hour 29 mins
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Tough Being Loved By Jerks
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directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Daniel Leconte, 1949- (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2008), 1 hour 47 mins
Because he had published the twelve Danish cartoons that had triggered the wrath of Muslims worldwide, Philippe Val, the editor of Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical newspaper, was cited to court by the Great Mosque of Paris, the World Muslim League and the Union of Islamic Organizations of France. Daniel Leconte h...
directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Daniel Leconte, 1949- (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2008), 1 hour 47 mins
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Making of a Leader, Episode 5, Formation of a leader: Fidel Castro
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directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Doc en Stock, in Making of a Leader, Episode 5 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 55 mins
This documentary retraces the history of “Leader Maximo”. But the focus here is on the unknown part of Castro’s life, his childhood. Surprisingly enough, this part of his life is often occulted, sometimes even disguised by his biographers. And there are good reasons for this...
directed by Daniel Leconte, 1949-; produced by Doc en Stock, in Making of a Leader, Episode 5 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Prime Entertainment Group, 2007), 55 mins
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This World, Inside a Sharia Court
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directed by Ruhi Hamid, fl. 2002; presented by Ruhi Hamid, fl. 2002; produced by Ruhi Hamid, fl. 2002, Films of Record, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007), 54 mins
Some western countries, proud of their multiculturalism, have considered allowing Muslim communities to have their own courts - like Jews and Christians. But for many, the very mention of the word 'Sharia' immediately brings to mind images of amputations and stoning to death. This World goes to Nigeria, where the...
directed by Ruhi Hamid, fl. 2002; presented by Ruhi Hamid, fl. 2002; produced by Ruhi Hamid, fl. 2002, Films of Record, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007), 54 mins
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This World, Cocaine Jungle
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directed by Guillermo Galdos; produced by Paul Kenyon, British Broadcasting Corporation, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 29 mins
Deep in the Colombian jungle, the US continues to fight the war against drugs, but it is an almost impossible task. The enemy is hard to find... even if you know who they are.
directed by Guillermo Galdos; produced by Paul Kenyon, British Broadcasting Corporation, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 29 mins
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USA - Outsourcing Torture
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produced by Bronwyn Adcock, SBS Television (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 39 mins
Are prisoners at Guantanamo Bay being severely tortured? As more and more former inmates speak out, evidence of this is stacking up. Whilst America may have signed the Convention against Torture, many of its allies in the War on Terror haven’t. And by sending detainees to these countries for interrogation, the U...
produced by Bronwyn Adcock, SBS Television (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 39 mins
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