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El Antillano
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directed by Tito Román Rivera, fl. 2014; produced by Tito Román Rivera, fl. 2014, Caserio Films (Puerto Rico: Caserio Films, 2015), 1 hour 22 mins

Un documental sobre el icónico revolucionario puertorriqueño, Ramón Emeterio Betances, que nos lleva a una viaje a Francia, Cuba, República Dominicana, Haití y Puerto Rico. Betances vivió y influyó revolucionarios importantes en todos estos países. A pesar de su importancia, es más conocido en el estranje...

directed by Tito Román Rivera, fl. 2014; produced by Tito Román Rivera, fl. 2014, Caserio Films (Puerto Rico: Caserio Films, 2015), 1 hour 22 mins
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Choosing Exile
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directed by Marc Radomsky; produced by Marc Radomsky (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 56 mins
Filmmaker Marc Radomsky is third generation South African. His grandfather emigrated from Lithuania to escape pogroms. The family established their roots in Johannesburg and prospered. However Marc and his wife see that growing lawlessness and crime in post-Apartheid South Africa has driven the white community int...
directed by Marc Radomsky; produced by Marc Radomsky (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 56 mins
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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 1, Kim Il Sung
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...
directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 3, Benito Mussolini
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins

Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...

directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 5, Francisco Franco
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins

Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...

directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 6, Idi Amin
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directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
Dictator's Playbook They were ruthless men with unchecked power, controlling their people with an iron fist. Suppressing all dissent, they demanded absolute loyalty, jailing, or killing those who opposed them. They ruled by force of personality, but were plagued by secret fears and private demons. They were dictat...
directed by Mark Stevenson, fl. 2015; produced by Patrick Cameron, fl. 2019, Cream Productions, in Dictator's Playbook, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018, originally published 2017), 54 mins
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Hatshepsut: A Personality In Her Time
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produced by Phil Sheppard (Mona Vale, New South Wales: Phil Sheppard Productions, 2013), 37 mins
The reign of Hatshepsut during Egypt's New Kingdom has sparked debate throughout time. Female kingship was not unprecedented in Egypt's history. But her ascension to the throne while Regent to the young heir, Thutmose III, has been described as controversial. To legitimize her claim to the throne, she emphasized h...
produced by Phil Sheppard (Mona Vale, New South Wales: Phil Sheppard Productions, 2013), 37 mins
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Ho Chi Minh
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directed by Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016; produced by Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016, Reuters Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997, originally published 1996), 27 mins
In Vietnam, one of the last communist nations, Ho Chi Minh remains the father figure for the nation. For many in the West there remains a fascination with Uncle Ho, the frail, idealistic leader who against seemingly insurmountable odds humiliated two of the world's strongest armies, the American and the French. Th...
directed by Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016; produced by Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016, Reuters Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997, originally published 1996), 27 mins
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Illuminations: Private Lives of Medieval Kings, Episode 2, What a King Should Know
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directed by Graham Johnston, fl. 1980-2014; produced by Graham Johnston, fl. 1980-2014, Oxford Film and Television, in Illuminations: Private Lives of Medieval Kings, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 59 mins
Dr Janina Ramirez unlocks the secrets of medieval illuminated manuscripts and shows how they gave power to the king and united the kingdom in an age of plague, warfare and rebellion. She discovers that Edward III used the manuscripts he read as a boy to prepare him for his great victory at the battle of Crecy and...
directed by Graham Johnston, fl. 1980-2014; produced by Graham Johnston, fl. 1980-2014, Oxford Film and Television, in Illuminations: Private Lives of Medieval Kings, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 59 mins
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Infamous Assassinations, 18, The Assassination of Charles de Gaulle
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directed by Nicolas Wright, fl. 2003; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Infamous Assassinations, 18 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007, originally published 2007), 26 mins
There were three attempts to kill General de Gaulle, all of which were unsuccessful. The first was by German snipers in Paris 1945. The second was on 8 September 1961, when a plastic charge was fired at his car by a gang controlled by Raoul Salan. The third attempt was on 22 August 1962, when his car was raked by...
directed by Nicolas Wright, fl. 2003; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Infamous Assassinations, 18 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007, originally published 2007), 26 mins
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