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60 Minutes, The LBJ Tapes
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produced by Rome Hartman, fl. 2001-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2001), 13 mins
Private tape recordings of Lyndon B. Johnson's phone conversations reveal his struggles as president and with the Vietnam war. Lesley Stahl reports.
produced by Rome Hartman, fl. 2001-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2001), 13 mins
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5250
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directed by Uri Bar-On, fl. 2002; produced by Uri Bar-On, fl. 2002 and Arik Bernstein, Journeyman Pictures (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2011), 52 mins
This guerrilla-style documentary follows the notorious Israeli 5250 squad in action as they target foreign workers for deportation.
directed by Uri Bar-On, fl. 2002; produced by Uri Bar-On, fl. 2002 and Arik Bernstein, Journeyman Pictures (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2011), 52 mins
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Africa in the 21st Century, Somalia: The Neglected Civil War
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produced by NHK International Inc., in Africa in the 21st Century (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 50 mins
Independent since 1960, Somalia has seen virtually constant political upheaval. Chaos still reigns in the capital, Mogadishu, and throughout Somalia. Some eighty percent of the nation is under the power of guerrillas and local warlords. Taking advantage of the chaos, Islamic fundamentalist groups such as al Qaeda...
produced by NHK International Inc., in Africa in the 21st Century (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 50 mins
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Angel Wagenstein: Art is a Weapon
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directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins

"Every revolution is an adventure." - Angel Wagenstein.

As a teenager in wartime Bulgaria, Angel Wagenstein commanded a daredevil Jewish partisan brigade, surviving capture and torture by fascist police. When post-war dreams of a socialist utopia turned to dust, his films became a kind of covert resistance against...

directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
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Awakening from Sorrow: Buenos Aires 1997
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directed by Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 and John Knoop, 1940-2017; produced by John Knoop, 1940-2017 and Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2009), 40 mins
AWAKENING FROM SORROW is about a crucial moment in history when the grief of young Argentines -- whose parents disappeared and were tortured and killed during the 'Dirty War' (Argentina's dictatorship organized mass killings of civilian dissidents during the 1970s until 1983) erupts into public action, and becomes...
directed by Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 and John Knoop, 1940-2017; produced by John Knoop, 1940-2017 and Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2009), 40 mins
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Awakening from Sorrow: Buenos Aires 1997
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directed by Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 and John Knoop, 1940-2017; produced by John Knoop, 1940-2017 and Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2009), 40 mins
"CHILLING IN SCOPE AND EFFECT." -SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE AWAKENING FROM SORROW: BUENOS AIRES 1997 A FILM BY JOHN KNOOP & KARINA EPPERLEIN AWAKENING FROM SORROW is about a crucial moment in history when the grief of young Argentines — whose parents disappeared and were tortured and killed during the 'Dirty War...
directed by Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 and John Knoop, 1940-2017; produced by John Knoop, 1940-2017 and Karina Epperlein, fl. 1984 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2009), 40 mins
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The Battle for Peace - Shimon Peres
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produced by Julie Gal (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 57 mins
The Battle for Peace -- Shimon Peres follows up on the earlier film Peres -- The Road to Peace. Ever since the assassination of the late Prime Minister Rabin, Peres has been the leading spokesman for a negotiated peace. Despite his recent defeat, he continues to be an important presence on the Israeli political sc...
produced by Julie Gal (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 57 mins
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Cambodia: The Betrayal
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produced by David Munro, 1942- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 1 hour 8 mins
The world was horrified to learn of the holocaust which had taken place in Cambodia at the hands of Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge. This film exposes the hypocrisy of the Western nations which continue to support Pol Pot, despite the atrocities of his regime. Not only has Pol Pot been allowed to occupy Cambodia's sea...
produced by David Munro, 1942- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 1 hour 8 mins
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Chile: Hasta Cuando?
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directed by David Bradbury, 1951- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 1 hour 19 mins
This is the story of a country racked with political repression and torture. The film flashes back to the violence of 1973 in which the country's military, backed by the U. S., overthrew the government of Salvadore Allende, replacing it with the dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet. It is the Pinochet governme...
directed by David Bradbury, 1951- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 1 hour 19 mins
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Correspondent, The Real Doctor Evil
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directed by Rob Lemkin; produced by Rob Lemkin, Old Street Films, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 45 mins
With Saddam Hussein gone, North Korea's Kim Jong-il is regarded as the world's most dangerous man. Millions have died of famine and dissidents are sent to labour camps or executed. Now Kim says that he has nuclear weapons - and that he's prepared to sell them to whoever will pay his price. George Bush put North Ko...
directed by Rob Lemkin; produced by Rob Lemkin, Old Street Films, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 45 mins
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