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6000 A Day: An Account of a Catastrophe Foretold
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directed by Philip Brooks, 1953-2003 (Boston, MA: Icarus Films, 2001), 56 mins
6000 A DAY - ACCOUNT OF A CATASTROPHE FORETOLD reveals how the world's top decision makers knowingly failed to prevent the spread of the AIDS. It examines the failure of key individuals, prominent NGO's, and governments to act as they allowed a catastrophe to fester - a catastrophe that undoubtedly could have been...
directed by Philip Brooks, 1953-2003 (Boston, MA: Icarus Films, 2001), 56 mins
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Able to Laugh
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directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
Enter the world of disability as interpreted by six professional comics -- who happen to be disabled. This video is about the awkward ways disabled and able-bodied people sometimes relate to each other, and about how humor can remove the barriers of fear, guilt, vulnerability and misunderstanding. An unusually eff...
directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
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Able to Laugh
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directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
ABLE TO LAUGH By Michael J. Dougan. Enter the world of disability as interpreted by six professional comics —— who happen to be disabled. This video is about the awkward ways disabled and able-bodied people sometimes relate to each other, and about how humor can remove the barriers of fear, guilt, vulnerabili...
directed by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993; produced by Michael J. Dougan, fl. 1993 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 27 mins
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Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia, Kites and Monsters
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directed by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016; produced by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, Elemental Productions, in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2011), 22 mins
Kites and Monsters is part of the Afflictions: Culture & Mental Illness in Indonesia series of ethnographic films on severe mental illness in Indonesia, based on material drawn from 12 years of person-centered research by director and anthropologist Robert Lemelson. The film focuses on a growing boy, Wayan Yoga...
directed by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016; produced by Robert Lemelson, fl. 1999-2016, Elemental Productions, in Afflictions: Culture and Mental Illness in Indonesia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2011), 22 mins
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Against the Grain
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produced by Britt Bailey, fl. 1999 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1999), 14 mins
Against the Grain slashes through biotechnology's propaganda, revealing the science and politics behind "transgenic" foods to show how biotech companies increasingly engineer what you eat to be compatible with their chemicals, but not necessarily good for human health. Marc Lappe and Britt Bailey reveal how compan...
produced by Britt Bailey, fl. 1999 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1999), 14 mins
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The Age of Aluminium
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directed by Bert Ehgartner, 1962-; produced by Kurt Langbein, 1953-, Langbein & Partner, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, ZDF Television and ORF Fernsehprogramm-Service (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 52 mins

Aluminum is an integral part of our daily lives, from cooking pans and computers, to soda cans, cosmetics and vaccines. But how much do we know about its impact on human health and the environment?

Based on Bert Ehgartner's groundbreaking book Dirty Little Secret - The Aluminum Files, The Age of Aluminum is the...

directed by Bert Ehgartner, 1962-; produced by Kurt Langbein, 1953-, Langbein & Partner, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, ZDF Television and ORF Fernsehprogramm-Service (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 52 mins
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A.I.D.S. at 21: Is Anybody Listening
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directed by Gene A. Davis, 1939-2007; produced by Dean Radcliffe-Lynes and Gene A. Davis, 1939-2007 (Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2004), 24 mins
21 years after the CDC report that AIDS among African American men was on the rise, comments bring forth the challenges facing the African American community; particularly its young men. Young people and experts express their feelings on the future: what is needed, their hopefulness or lack of it, and their spirit...
directed by Gene A. Davis, 1939-2007; produced by Dean Radcliffe-Lynes and Gene A. Davis, 1939-2007 (Sherborn, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2004), 24 mins
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The Allergy Fix
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(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 44 mins

Why is there such an alarming increase in the number of children with food allergies?

THE ALLERGY FIX explores the science behind the surge in childhood food allergies over the last twenty years. More than three times as many children have food allergies now than twenty years ago. And one out of every three childr...

(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 44 mins
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The American Nurse
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directed by Carolyn Jones, 1957-; produced by Lisa Frank, fl. 2009, Carolyn Jones Productions (New York, NY: DigiNext Films, 2013), 1 hour 19 mins

The American Nurse explores some of the biggest issues facing America - aging, war, poverty, prisons - through the work and lives of five nurses. It is a documentary that will change how we think about nurses and how we wrestle with the challenges of healing America.

Jason Short drives up a creek to reach a home-b...

directed by Carolyn Jones, 1957-; produced by Lisa Frank, fl. 2009, Carolyn Jones Productions (New York, NY: DigiNext Films, 2013), 1 hour 19 mins
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The Atomic States of America
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directed by Don Argott, 1972- and Sheena M. Joyce, 1976-; produced by Sheena M. Joyce, 1976-, 9.14 Pictures (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 1 hour 11 mins
In 2010, the United States approved the first new nuclear power plant in 32 years, heralding a “Nuclear Renaissance”. But that was before the Fukushima accident in Japan renewed a fierce public debate over the safety and viability of nuclear power. The Atomic States of America journeys to nuclear reactor commu...
directed by Don Argott, 1972- and Sheena M. Joyce, 1976-; produced by Sheena M. Joyce, 1976-, 9.14 Pictures (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 1 hour 11 mins
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