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2 Men of Fiji
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directed by Brett Porter, fl. 1959; produced by Bern Gandy, fl. 1959, Shell Oil Company (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 1996), 57 mins
The story of two men from the village of Lakeba, in the Lau group, who left their village for the city.
directed by Brett Porter, fl. 1959; produced by Bern Gandy, fl. 1959, Shell Oil Company (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 1996), 57 mins
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100 Years of Silence: The Germans in Namibia
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directed by Halfdan Muurholm and Casper Erichsen; produced by Halfdan Muurholm (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 1 hour 8 mins
One hundred years ago, the Herero people of Namibia were nearly exterminated by German colonial soldiers in what has become known as the first genocide of the 20th century. Herero men, women and children were rounded up like cattle and put into Germany's first ever concentration camps. Four years later, three-quar...
directed by Halfdan Muurholm and Casper Erichsen; produced by Halfdan Muurholm (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 1 hour 8 mins
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Adam's Apples
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directed by Anders Thomas Jensen, 1972-; designed by Jane Whittaker, fl. 1994-2013; produced by Tivi Magnusson, fl. 2005 and Mie Andreasen, fl. 2005, M&M Productions, August Film & TV GmbH and Danmarks Radio TV International; performed by Nicolas Bro, 1972-, Mads Mikkelsen, 1965- and Ulrich Thomsen, 1963- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2005), 1 hour 31 mins
Ivan is an insanely optimistic preacher who takes in convicts to help around the remote, rural church he ministers to. His current charges are a psychotic Saudi immigrant addicted to robbing gas stations and an alcoholic tennis pro convicted of sexual assault. His newest "helper" is Adam, a vicious neo-Nazi anxiou...
directed by Anders Thomas Jensen, 1972-; designed by Jane Whittaker, fl. 1994-2013; produced by Tivi Magnusson, fl. 2005 and Mie Andreasen, fl. 2005, M&M Productions, August Film & TV GmbH and Danmarks Radio TV International; performed by Nicolas Bro, 1972-, Mads Mikkelsen, 1965- and Ulrich Thomsen, 1963- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2005), 1 hour 31 mins
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All's Right With The World = 歌舞昇平
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directed by Cheung King-wai, fl. 2007; produced by Ben Tsiang, fl. 2007 and Cheung King-wai, fl. 2007, CNEX Foundation Limited (Taipei Shi: CNEX Studio Corporation, 2007), 1 hour 13 mins
The film explores the hidden face of poverty in one of the world's most affluent and capitalistic cities. Directed by CHEUNG King Wai (KJ: Music and Life), the film follows five Hong Kong families of different backgrounds that receive government subsidies. How do the poor get by in a glossy city that flaunts consp...
directed by Cheung King-wai, fl. 2007; produced by Ben Tsiang, fl. 2007 and Cheung King-wai, fl. 2007, CNEX Foundation Limited (Taipei Shi: CNEX Studio Corporation, 2007), 1 hour 13 mins
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American Experience, 1, The Way West: Westward, the Course of Empire Takes Its Way
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directed by Ric Burns, 1955-, in American Experience, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1995), 2 hours 47 mins
The story begins with the opening decades of expansion, key technological advances, and the uprooting of the native people through the Civil War period. It then examines the four-year period immediately following the Civil War to the completion of the transcontinental railroad. The conclusion traces the sequence o...
directed by Ric Burns, 1955-, in American Experience, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1995), 2 hours 47 mins
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American Experience, 2, The Way West: The Approach of Civilization
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directed by Ric Burns, 1955-, in American Experience, 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1995), 1 hour 24 mins
The story begins with the opening decades of expansion, key technological advances, and the uprooting of the native people through the Civil War period. It then examines the four-year period immediately following the Civil War to the completion of the transcontinental railroad. The conclusion traces the sequence o...
directed by Ric Burns, 1955-, in American Experience, 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1995), 1 hour 24 mins
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American Experience, 3, The Way West: The War for the Black Hills
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directed by Ric Burns, 1955-, in American Experience, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1995), 1 hour 26 mins
The story begins with the opening decades of expansion, key technological advances, and the uprooting of the native people through the Civil War period. It then examines the four-year period immediately following the Civil War to the completion of the transcontinental railroad. The conclusion traces the sequence o...
directed by Ric Burns, 1955-, in American Experience, 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1995), 1 hour 26 mins
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American Experience, Civilian Conservation Corps
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produced by WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 53 mins
Interweaving rich archival imagery with the personal accounts of Civilian Conservation Corps veterans, this film tells the story of one of the boldest and most popular New Deal experiments, positioning it as a pivotal moment in the emergence of modern environmentalism and federal unemployment relief.
produced by WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 53 mins
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American Experience, JFK: Part One
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directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 54 mins
Part One follows JFK's rise to power. Jack Kennedy first bursts onto the national stage as a war hero, and with his congressional win, Kennedy rises in power and influence.
directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 54 mins
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American Experience, JFK, Part Two
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directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 51 mins
JFK's campaign for president is the first to be waged on television, a distinct advantage for the telegenic candidate.
directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 51 mins
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