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Bringing It Home
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(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 52 mins

Industrial Hemp is making headlines in American media with the recent Farm Bill amendment allowing hemp research crops in ten states. But why does Federal policy still classify and confuse this non-psychoactive plant with marijuana as a drug? BRINGING IT HOME tells the story of hemp's past, present and future thro...

(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 52 mins
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The Doctor's Story
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(Bullfrog Films), 24 mins
In 2001 Dr. Gunraj Lohani trudged eight hours up a long misty trail from Diktel airport in eastern Nepal to take up residence in the local district hospital in Khotang - filled with a determination to bring change to the ailing local health services. For years, the lack of roads has kept most development and distr...
(Bullfrog Films), 24 mins
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For a Few Pennies More
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(Bullfrog Films), 24 mins
Kamidi lives on the slopes of Mount Merapi, one of Java's most active and dangerous volcanoes. He's three foot tall and has the tell-tale signs associated with cretinism: low hair line, bulging eyes, stunted growth -- all associated with iodine deficiency. Still more common are the goiters -- where the thyroid gla...
(Bullfrog Films), 24 mins
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Frankensteer
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(Bullfrog Films), 46 mins

'When you bring a package of hamburger home from a supermarket, you have to treat it as toxic material.' Mike McBane, Canadian Health Coalition
FRANKENSTEER is a disturbing yet compelling documentary that reveals how the ordinary cow is being transformed into an antibiotic dependent, hormone-laced potential carrie...

(Bullfrog Films), 46 mins
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The Motherhood Manifesto
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(Bullfrog Films, 2007), 57 mins
Did you know that...Only four countries in the world -- Lesotho, Swaziland, Papua New Guinea and the United States -- fail to provide paid maternity leave to all workers; Canada now guarantees a full year of paid parental leave and California recently became the first state in the U.S. to provide such paid leave;...
(Bullfrog Films, 2007), 57 mins
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Collision Course
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(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins
Road traffic accidents are now the second leading cause of death among young people - with young men most at risk. Nearly three times more young men than young women are killed or injured on roads every year. Globally, 1.2 million people are killed on roads every year and up to 50 million more are injured and rema...
(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins
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Dr. Feelgood
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(Bullfrog Films, 2016), 1 hour 24 mins

The story of Dr. William Hurwitz - a preeminent pain specialist sentenced to 25 years in prison for drug trafficking - provides a window into the ethical dilemma of opioid prescriptions. Painkillers give doctors tremendous power to relieve pain, a primary goal of any physician. But this power begets trouble when t...

(Bullfrog Films, 2016), 1 hour 24 mins
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Fat City
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(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins

More than two-thirds of Americans are considered overweight. This year over a quarter of the population will go on a diet, but less than 5% will be able to keep the weight off for good. This never-ending struggle for weight loss is the subject of FAT CITY.
Roger Bingham takes viewers to the Pima Indian Reservation...

(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins
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Kill Or Cure?
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(Bullfrog Films), 26 mins
The recent history of drug patents in India has had a significant impact on world health. For over fifteen years, India has been largely self-sufficient as a manufacturer of generic pharmaceuticals. Poor families benefited from India's historic 1970 Drug Patent Law, which granted patents on the process rather tha...
(Bullfrog Films), 26 mins
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Lost Generations
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(Bullfrog Films), 24 mins
The Holdsworth Memorial Hospital in Mysore, India, has maintained records of the sizes of all the babies born in its maternity department since 1934, allowing health researchers unique access to a large cross section of the population now in middle age.
Worryingly, the data shows that adults born with low birth w...
(Bullfrog Films), 24 mins
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