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Sunday Morning, What's Next: NOTES
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produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2007), 2 mins
This segment of Sunday Morning is about the new procedures that require virtually no incision at all. It's called NOTES, Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery, a new way to perform routine operations. Cynthia Bowers reports.
produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2007), 2 mins
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From Bar Napkin Idea to Surgery Room Tool
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produced by Bloomberg L. P.; interview by Deirdre Bolton, fl. 1999-2013 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2013), 4 mins
Ohio Techangels Chairman and Founder John Huston discusses investing in Mid-West tech startups with Deirdre Bolton on Bloomberg Television's 'Money Moves.'
produced by Bloomberg L. P.; interview by Deirdre Bolton, fl. 1999-2013 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2013), 4 mins
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Being Maasai Today, Part 1, Womanhood and Circumcision: Three Maasai Women Have Their Say (Extended Version, 2014)
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directed by Barbara Hoffman, 1955-; produced by Barbara Hoffman, 1955-, Cleveland State University. Department of Anthropology. Visual Anthropology Center, in Being Maasai Today, Part 1 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2014), 47 mins
This thought-provoking and much-acclaimed documentary sensitively explores the cultural context of female genital-cutting practices among the Maasai. The film was re-edited with extensive new material and an additional half-hour of extra commentary in 2014. It will stimulate discussion and reflection in a wide var...
directed by Barbara Hoffman, 1955-; produced by Barbara Hoffman, 1955-, Cleveland State University. Department of Anthropology. Visual Anthropology Center, in Being Maasai Today, Part 1 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2014), 47 mins
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Obessions, Episode 1, Who’s Normal Anyway?
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directed by Dinah Lord, fl. 1993, Nicola Gibson, fl. 2007 and Sophie Robinson, fl. 1996-2013; produced by Dinah Lord, fl. 1993, Discovery Health Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Obessions, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 50 mins
This absorbing series interweaves real-life experience with dramatic reconstruction as doctors, scientists and sufferers attempt to understand the roots of obsession. Obsessions can be inherited; they can even be caught. And millions of people worldwide are overpowered by them. At times of stress, Caroline obsessi...
directed by Dinah Lord, fl. 1993, Nicola Gibson, fl. 2007 and Sophie Robinson, fl. 1996-2013; produced by Dinah Lord, fl. 1993, Discovery Health Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Obessions, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 50 mins
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Being Maasai Today, 2, Making Maasai Men: Growing Courage Toward Circumcision
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produced by Barbara Hoffman, 1955-, in Being Maasai Today, 2 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2006), 32 mins
One aspect of traditional Maasai culture that remains central to the passage from boyhood to manhood is circumcision. It is a physical and psychological ordeal that Maasai boys look forward to and also dread. This remarkable ethnographic documentary explores the complex meanings of masculinity and Maasai ethnicity...
produced by Barbara Hoffman, 1955-, in Being Maasai Today, 2 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2006), 32 mins
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The Human Body: Appearance, Shape and Self-Image
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directed by Jon Silver, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Dane Archer, 1946- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1998), 37 mins
This often poignant and always compelling video examines with sensitivity and cross-cultural insight the variety, meaning, and importance of the bodies we inhabit. It explores 12 different facets of the human body, each of which impacts our preferences, our ideals, our attitudes, and -- perhaps most important -- o...
directed by Jon Silver, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Dane Archer, 1946- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1998), 37 mins
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Technology Today, Technology Today, Episode 536
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, Switch International, in Technology Today (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2005), 25 mins
This documentary, produced by Evan Clark, is about topics such as Greenland's melting glaciers, heart bypass surgery, and black hole research.
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, Switch International, in Technology Today (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2005), 25 mins
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Never Perfect
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directed by Regina Park, fl. 1996-2007; produced by Regina Park, fl. 1996-2007 and Edward A. Robinson, Jr., fl. 1999 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2007), 1 hour 4 mins
How are ideals of beauty influenced by race, history, and geopolitics? With a rich selection of film clips and archival footage, Never Perfect examines the dramatic rise in popularity of cosmetic surgery among Asian-American women.
directed by Regina Park, fl. 1996-2007; produced by Regina Park, fl. 1996-2007 and Edward A. Robinson, Jr., fl. 1999 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2007), 1 hour 4 mins
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Can't Stop, Episode 4, 200 Nips and Tucks and I Want More
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directed by Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013 and Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018 and Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Crackit Productions and GroupM, in Can't Stop, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
A series that lifts the lid on the most obsessive, eye popping and amazing people out there. Meet the individuals whose day-to-day lives are nothing short of extraordinary because they simply Can’t Stop! Each episode focuses on a different obsession; shopping, collecting, hoarding and cosmetic surgery, and featu...
directed by Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013 and Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018; produced by Mark Beech, fl. 2006-2013, Nick Aarons, fl. 1998-2018 and Claire Edwards, fl. 2013-2016, Crackit Productions and GroupM, in Can't Stop, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
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Soul & Science: The Power of the Mind
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written by Thomas Breinholt; directed by Thomas Breinholt; produced by Thomas Breinholt (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 57 mins
It is well known that our minds affect our bodies, but this film gives dramatic examples, including scientific data, of people who recovered from debilitating physical and mental illnesses, including depression and post traumatic stress syndrome, without the aid of drugs. Researchers at established institutions in...
written by Thomas Breinholt; directed by Thomas Breinholt; produced by Thomas Breinholt (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 57 mins
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