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Front Line
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directed by David Bradbury, 1951-; produced by David Bradbury, 1951-, Australian Film Commission (Frontline Films, 1980), 54 mins

An account of the Vietnam war as seen through the camera of Australian journalist Neil Davis.His footage of the conflict was seen nightly by millions. Vietnam was a television war, a war said to have been lost in the lounge rooms of middle America. and not on the battlefield.

A multi-award winner (including an Aca...

directed by David Bradbury, 1951-; produced by David Bradbury, 1951-, Australian Film Commission (Frontline Films, 1980), 54 mins
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The Hornet’s Nest
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directed by David Salzberg, fl. 1996 and Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004; produced by Carlos Boettcher, 1987-, Mike Boettcher, 1954-, Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004 and David Salzberg, fl. 1996, BASE Productions and Highroad Media (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2014), 1 hour 37 mins
Explicit language

The Hornet's Nest is a groundbreaking and immersive feature film, using unprecedented real footage to tell the story of an elite group of U. S. troops sent on a dangerous mission deep inside one of Afghanistan's most hostile valleys. What was planned as a single day strike turned into nine intense days of harrowin...

directed by David Salzberg, fl. 1996 and Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004; produced by Carlos Boettcher, 1987-, Mike Boettcher, 1954-, Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004 and David Salzberg, fl. 1996, BASE Productions and Highroad Media (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2014), 1 hour 37 mins
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Human Terrain
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directed by David Udris, fl. 2010, James Der Derian, 1955- and Michael Udris, fl. 2010; produced by David Udris, fl. 2010, James Der Derian, 1955- and Michael Udris, fl. 2010, Udris Film, Oxyopia Productions and Global Media Project (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2010), 1 hour 20 mins
The "Human Terrain System" was created in 2003. In order to make this system work, the different players must be prepared. The film takes us to the Mojave Desert where US soldiers, academics, and Arab-speaking men put on costumes to play war and peace in a sham of an Afghan village. But what happens when sociologi...
directed by David Udris, fl. 2010, James Der Derian, 1955- and Michael Udris, fl. 2010; produced by David Udris, fl. 2010, James Der Derian, 1955- and Michael Udris, fl. 2010, Udris Film, Oxyopia Productions and Global Media Project (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2010), 1 hour 20 mins
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The Legacy of a War: Vietnam
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produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955- (Virginia: NewsHour Productions, 2006), 1 hour 29 mins
The Vietnam War lasted longer than any other in U.S. history. On the 25th anniversary of U.S. withdrawal from Vietnam, "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer" examines the war's lasting impact through a series of panel discussions. Questions of the war's effect on politics and policy, the military and the media, and the...
produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955- (Virginia: NewsHour Productions, 2006), 1 hour 29 mins
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Living with Boko Haram
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directed by Mouazamou Ahmadou, fl. 2010 and Trond Waage, fl. 2002; produced by University of Tromsø. Visual Cultural Studies (London, England - Bloomsbury: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2016), 35 mins
January 2015. Boko Haram's violent insurgency is approaching Mogdé, on the Nigerian/Cameroonian border, where Antoniette lives. Just outside Oslo, Norway, lives her son Vakote, worried and afraid for his family and friends back home. This film follows Antoniette and Vakote over a period of 6 months, whilst extrem...
directed by Mouazamou Ahmadou, fl. 2010 and Trond Waage, fl. 2002; produced by University of Tromsø. Visual Cultural Studies (London, England - Bloomsbury: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2016), 35 mins
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Lt. Watada: A Matter of Conscience
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directed by Freida Lee Mock, fl. 1967-2013; presented by Martin Sheen, 1940-; produced by Freida Lee Mock, fl. 1967-2013, Chanlim Films (Santa Monica, CA: American Film Foundation, 2010), 1 hour 2 mins
Lt. Watada tells a David and Goliath story about a young army officer willing to face court-martial and eight years in prison rather than be a party to war crimes. Lt. Watada is the first military officer to refuse to deploy to Iraq and to speak out that the war is illegal and a violation of his oath to the Consti...
directed by Freida Lee Mock, fl. 1967-2013; presented by Martin Sheen, 1940-; produced by Freida Lee Mock, fl. 1967-2013, Chanlim Films (Santa Monica, CA: American Film Foundation, 2010), 1 hour 2 mins
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Out of Darkness: Cities after War
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directed by Francesc Relea, fl. 2013; produced by Isabel Jubert, fl. 1984, Juan David Ortiz Martinez, fl. 2012 and Pablo Iraburu, fl. 2006, What's Up Doc, Otrocuento, Arena Comunicación, tve, TV3 and Señal Colombia (Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia: 3Boxmedia, 2017), 53 mins
Kigali, Sarajevo, Beirut, Medellín. Out of Darkness maps out the soul of four cities whose names conjure the idea of destruction and pain. The challenge is to overcome the past and to look ahead with renewed hope. Political leaders have no role to play in this film. The characters are citizens with a common denom...
directed by Francesc Relea, fl. 2013; produced by Isabel Jubert, fl. 1984, Juan David Ortiz Martinez, fl. 2012 and Pablo Iraburu, fl. 2006, What's Up Doc, Otrocuento, Arena Comunicación, tve, TV3 and Señal Colombia (Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia: 3Boxmedia, 2017), 53 mins
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Rebuilding Hope
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directed by Jen Marlowe, 1971-; produced by Jen Marlowe, 1971-, Amy Brown, fl. 2004-2016 and Lehni Lamide Davies, fl. 2009, Donkeysaddle Projects (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins

As small children, Gabriel Bol Deng, Koor Garang, and Garang Mayuol fled their villages in South Sudan due to civil war. They became a part of a group of thousands of other boys with a similar story, nicknamed "The Lost Boys" upon resettlement in the USA in 2001. In May 2007, Gabriel Bol, Koor, and Garang, now in...

directed by Jen Marlowe, 1971-; produced by Jen Marlowe, 1971-, Amy Brown, fl. 2004-2016 and Lehni Lamide Davies, fl. 2009, Donkeysaddle Projects (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins
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Road to Peace
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produced by Philip Gibbs, 1947-, Melanesian Institute (Privately Published, 2009), 13 mins

ROAD TO PEACE, 2009, 13 minutes

Tribal wars, killing other villagers, burning homes after an election. This is followed by a Victory Parade by the killers. Wailing by the losers and pictures of damage. Retaliation. Church intervenes and then there is reconciliation. RECONCILIATION. The same warriors are recorded m...

produced by Philip Gibbs, 1947-, Melanesian Institute (Privately Published, 2009), 13 mins
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A Second Knock at the Door
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directed by Christopher E. Grimes, fl. 2010-2015; produced by Jim Brookfield, fl. 2012, Joe Reno, 1948-, Jimmy Ryland, fl. 2012 and Beth Leonard, 5414 Productions and King is a Fink Productions (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2012), 1 hour 32 mins

A Second Knock at the Door is an award-winning documentary that offers a rare glimpse into the lives of military families dealing with the loss of loved ones to friendly fire. Through interviews and investigative reports, this film explores key incidents that forced families of the fallen to embark on individual b...

directed by Christopher E. Grimes, fl. 2010-2015; produced by Jim Brookfield, fl. 2012, Joe Reno, 1948-, Jimmy Ryland, fl. 2012 and Beth Leonard, 5414 Productions and King is a Fink Productions (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2012), 1 hour 32 mins
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