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Banking On Hitler
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produced by Paul Elston (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 49 mins
Swiss banks stand accused of collaborating with the Nazis during World War II. This was suspected at the time by by U.S. Secretary of Treasury Henry Morgenthau, who began investigating this collaboration. He found the Swiss were not alone. His archives reveal that both British and American bankers continued to do...
produced by Paul Elston (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 49 mins
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Betelnut Enjoyment
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produced by Andrew Pike; in Betelnut Bisnis (New York, NY: Filmakers Library), 3 mins
In this segment we view villagers in Papua New Guinea enjoying their betelnuts. We also hear about the differences in strength among betelnuts, as well as some of the beneficial side effects of consumption.
produced by Andrew Pike; in Betelnut Bisnis (New York, NY: Filmakers Library), 3 mins
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The Big Lie
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produced by Carlyon-Miller Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 36 mins
This is a global court room drama where the stakes are billions of dollars -- and the health of countless people who are being seduced into smoking by aggressive marketing strategies. The case started in Australia where Rolah McCabe, a smoker since she was nine years old, was terminally ill with lung cancer. She s...
produced by Carlyon-Miller Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 36 mins
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Body Corporate: Who Owns Your Genes?
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produced by Wayne Harley (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 44 mins

A new war is raging across the globe today, a major legal and scientific battle over one simple question: should individuals and corporations be allowed to patent genes? The human genome is a genetic whirlpool of twenty thousand genes. But many don’t realize that fully four thousand of these are the property of...

produced by Wayne Harley (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 44 mins
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Coat of Many Countries
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directed by Josh Freed and Tom Puchniak (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 52 mins
In Coat of Many Countries we see how the clothes we wear today are the remarkable coming together of goods and services from all over the world. By following the evolution of a suit, we glimpse the practical application of the new global economy. The motivating force behind this well-traveled suit jacket is to get...
directed by Josh Freed and Tom Puchniak (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 52 mins
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Coffee: A Sackful of Power
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directed by Alexandre, Valenti; produced by In Fine Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 55 mins
Coffee ranks second only to oil as the most important raw material on the world market. It has shaped the economies, history and social structure of a large part of Latin America. Composed of archival photographs, old newsreels and penetrating interviews, this documentary takes a broad view of the influence of cof...
directed by Alexandre, Valenti; produced by In Fine Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 55 mins
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Coffee Break!
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directed by Jergen Laurvig and Bent Erik Kroyer (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 30 mins
Next to oil, coffee is the most important commodity in the world. Millions of cups are consumed daily around the world. Yet few people know anything about the cost of the product in human and environmental terms. This documentary was filmed during the coffee harvest on a farm near the border between Nicaragua and...
directed by Jergen Laurvig and Bent Erik Kroyer (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 30 mins
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Dollar By Dollar
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directed by Errol T. Louis; produced by Ideas in Motion (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 45 mins
Dollar by Dollar tells the story of the neighborhood activists who struggled to establish community development credit unions, sometimes known as "people's banks." From the South Bronx to rural Alabama, they were founded in living rooms, corner stores, and church basements, providing low-income individuals and fam...
directed by Errol T. Louis; produced by Ideas in Motion (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 45 mins
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The Invisible Wall
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directed by Ole Alskov; produced by Ole Alskov, Pace News Ltd (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 56 mins
The Invisible Wall is a gripping exposé of the part played by multi-national corporations, Third World debt, and trade barriers in fueling poverty and environmental destruction in the world's poorest countries. It argues that, in the post-Cold War era, global rich-poor inequalities will occur on a grander scale t...
directed by Ole Alskov; produced by Ole Alskov, Pace News Ltd (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 56 mins
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King of India
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directed by Arvind Sinha, fl. 2004-2009; produced by Arvind Sinha, fl. 2004-2009 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 2009), 1 hour 47 mins
Follow these child performers down Kolkata's colorful, chaotic streets. Nats - the traditional street entertainers of India - are 'jacks of all performing trades'. Follow their children down the chaotic streets of Kolkata as they act, sing and dance to pay off their parents’ debts. Filmed over a six-year period,...
directed by Arvind Sinha, fl. 2004-2009; produced by Arvind Sinha, fl. 2004-2009 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 2009), 1 hour 47 mins
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