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Adapting to Climate Change in the Smaller Pacific Island States
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produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
Climate Change is among the most serious challenges facing Pacific Island countries and territories. The small island nations of Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati and Federated States of Micronesia are no exception particularly with the impacts posed to their communities. This documentary is part of a series of infor...
produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
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After Solidarity: Three Polish Families in America
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directed by Gaylen Ross, 1950-; produced by Gaylen Ross, 1950- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 59 mins
This documentary, directed by Gaylen Ross, tells the story of three Polish families who were forced to immigrate to the United States after being kicked out of the Solidarity party in Poland.
directed by Gaylen Ross, 1950-; produced by Gaylen Ross, 1950- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 59 mins
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After the Expedition
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presented by David Martin, fl. 1999; produced by RYOT (Los Angeles, CA: RYOT, 2016), 2 mins
A Nepalese woman was widowed after her husband was killed during a commercial trekking expedition in the Himalayan mountains. This is the story of a Sherpa widow.
presented by David Martin, fl. 1999; produced by RYOT (Los Angeles, CA: RYOT, 2016), 2 mins
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Almost Friends
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directed by Nitzan Ofir, fl. 2011; produced by Barak Heymann, fl. 2003, Heymann Brothers Films (Los Angeles, CA: Rising Sun Media, 2014), 1 hour
Two pre-teen girls meet through a digital educational project in Israel. Samar's father comes from the Palestinian Occupied Territories. Linor's family was evacuated from a Jewish settlement. Only 67 kilometers apart, yet an idealogical gulf stands between them. What starts as innocent correspondence continues wit...
directed by Nitzan Ofir, fl. 2011; produced by Barak Heymann, fl. 2003, Heymann Brothers Films (Los Angeles, CA: Rising Sun Media, 2014), 1 hour
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La Americana
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directed by Nicholas Bruckman, fl. 2008 and John Mattiuzzi, fl. 2006; produced by Nicholas Bruckman, fl. 2008 and Jesse Thomas, fl. 2008, People's Television (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 1 hour 6 mins
When nine-year-old Carla suffers a life-threatening accident, her mother, Carmen, must leave her behind and make the dangerous and illegal journey from Bolivia to the U.S., where she hopes to earn enough to save her daughter's life. Working in New York to support Carla's medical needs, Carmen struggles in vain to...
directed by Nicholas Bruckman, fl. 2008 and John Mattiuzzi, fl. 2006; produced by Nicholas Bruckman, fl. 2008 and Jesse Thomas, fl. 2008, People's Television (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 1 hour 6 mins
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Amisk
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directed by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-; produced by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2015), 40 mins
A performing arts film by Alanis Obomsawin, it documents efforts to raise funds for the James Bay Cree and was made at a time when Cree territory was threatened by hydro-electric projects. Amisk represents early work by Obomsawin, a trailblazer in Canadian Aboriginal film.
directed by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-; produced by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2015), 40 mins
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América Armada = Latin Wars
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directed by Alice Lanari, fl. 2003 and Pedro Asbeg, fl. 2000; produced by Palmares Produções Cinematográficas and Gaivota Studio (Estonia: Utopic Documentaries, 2018), 1 hour 19 mins
Death-threatened, three people in Brazil, Colombia and Mexico resist violence using weapons such as information and affection. Many lives, three countries, united by oppression.
directed by Alice Lanari, fl. 2003 and Pedro Asbeg, fl. 2000; produced by Palmares Produções Cinematográficas and Gaivota Studio (Estonia: Utopic Documentaries, 2018), 1 hour 19 mins
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Angels are Made of Light
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directed by James Longley, 1972-; produced by James Longley, 1972- (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 1 hour 57 mins
A stirring and beautiful documentary from Academy Award nominated director James Longley (Iraq in Fragments), Angels Are Made of Light traces the lives of young students and their teachers at a school in the old city of Kabul. Interweaving the modern history of Afghanistan with present-day portraits, the film offe...
directed by James Longley, 1972-; produced by James Longley, 1972- (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 1 hour 57 mins
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Año Nuevo
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directed by Todd Darling, fl. 1981; produced by Todd Darling, fl. 1981 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1981), 1 hour
This expose of the plight of undocumented Mexican workers in the U.S. also provides a comprehensive overview of the complex issue of Mexican immigration, including interviews with prominent scholars, attorneys and organizers.
directed by Todd Darling, fl. 1981; produced by Todd Darling, fl. 1981 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1981), 1 hour
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Back to the Roots: Kastom Gaden
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directed by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2008), 24 mins
A short film on the re-introduction of traditional farming practices in the Solomon Islands.
directed by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2008), 24 mins
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