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216 Beach Walk, Waikiki
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directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
The film's title, 216 Beach Walk, Waikiki (2018, 30mins), refers to the former address of author Jack London during his period in Hawaii in 1915-16 when he was stimulating interest in the islands through his writings. By chance, the same location is now the back door of Trump Int’l Hotel Waikiki. In the film, hi...
directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
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Anote's Ark
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directed by Matthieu Rytz, fl. 2018; produced by Matthieu Rytz, fl. 2018, EyeSteelFilm and Documentary Channel (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2018), 1 hour 17 mins
What if your country was swallowed by the sea? The Pacific Island nation of Kiribati (population: 100,000) is one of the most remote places on the planet, seemingly far-removed from the pressures of modern life. Yet it is one of the first countries that must confront the main existential dilemma of our time: immin...
directed by Matthieu Rytz, fl. 2018; produced by Matthieu Rytz, fl. 2018, EyeSteelFilm and Documentary Channel (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2018), 1 hour 17 mins
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Guatemala: On the Edge of Discovery
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directed by Brent Winebrenner, fl. 2018; produced by Cockroaches in Rags Productions (United States: Privately Published, 2018), 1 hour 18 mins

The Land

Guatemala: On the Edge of Discovery is a thoroughly researched, beautifully filmed and artfully crafted journey into the beating heart of the Land of the Maya.

This smart, ambitious work begins by building a foundation, revealing the diversity of a dramatic landscape that is lifted by shifting tectonic pl...

directed by Brent Winebrenner, fl. 2018; produced by Cockroaches in Rags Productions (United States: Privately Published, 2018), 1 hour 18 mins
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New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 1, China: The Arab Connection
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produced by Pearl Forss, fl. 2016, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 1 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 45 mins
China’s revitalization of its ancient trade routes to the Middle East is energizing Chinese-Arab trade connections that hark back over 2,000 years. In this episode, we explore the enduring historical relationship and explore the motivations behind Beijing’s astonishing new trade initiatives.
produced by Pearl Forss, fl. 2016, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 1 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 45 mins
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New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 2, China's Pakistani Revolution
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directed by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018; produced by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 2 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 47 mins
China's 65 billion dollar investment in Pakistan's stagnating economy is the flagship project of President Xi's One Belt, One Road policy. We journey across Pakistan to discover the splurge of roads, railways, dams and pipelines China is building.
directed by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018; produced by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 2 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 47 mins
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New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 3, The Iran Deal
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directed by Pearl Forss, fl. 2016; produced by Pearl Forss, fl. 2016, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 3 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 48 mins
Former U.S. President George W. Bush damned Iran as being part of an Axis of Evil. To China, Iran is a strategic partner and they've signed US$600 billion worth of deals. In this episode, enter unseen worlds in Iran, to see how China's Silk Road is transforming the country.
directed by Pearl Forss, fl. 2016; produced by Pearl Forss, fl. 2016, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 3 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 48 mins
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New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 4, Egypt: China's Gateway to Africa
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directed by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018; produced by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 4 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 48 mins
Egypt is poised and eager to play a pivotal role in China's One Belt, One Road initiative and China is returning its enthusiasm with financial interest. Crucial to Beijing's masterplan is its transformation of Egypt's Suez Canal.
directed by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018; produced by Shehzad Hameed Ahmad, fl. 2018, in New Silk Road, Series 3, Episode 4 (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 48 mins
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On Her Shoulders
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directed by Alexandria Bombach, fl. 2009; produced by Hayley Pappas, fl. 2011, Brock Williams, 1981- and Elizabeth Schaeffer Brown, 1977-, RYOT Films and Red Reel (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2018), 1 hour 35 mins
23 year old, Nadia Murad, a once ordinary girl, is a survivor of the 2014 genocide of the Yazidis in Northern Iraq who was able to escape sexual slavery at the hands of ISIS, has become a relentless beacon of hope for her people. On Her Shoulders follows this strong-willed young woman as she fights to bring ISIS t...
directed by Alexandria Bombach, fl. 2009; produced by Hayley Pappas, fl. 2011, Brock Williams, 1981- and Elizabeth Schaeffer Brown, 1977-, RYOT Films and Red Reel (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2018), 1 hour 35 mins
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PBS NewsHour, How Off-The-Grid Navajo Residents Are Getting Running Water
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
Lack of access to running water is an issue in many developing countries, but it is also a problem in the United States. Nearly 40 percent of the homes in the Navajo Nation lack running water or sanitation, and many are in such remote areas that they will never be able to connect to a water line. Special correspon...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Migrants Risk the Dangerous Trip to the U.S. Because It’s Safer than Staying Home
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
For migrants, many from Central America, the United States represents the opportunity for a better life, and sometimes the escape from mortal danger. Nick Schifrin revisits some NewsHour stories of those who made the difficult decision to risk the treacherous journey, then learns more from Jason Marczak of the Atl...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
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