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California High
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directed by Barnaby O'Connor, fl. 2007 and Matthew O'Connor, fl. 2015; produced by Steve Malone, fl. 2007, Matthew O'Connor, fl. 2015 and Barnaby O'Connor, fl. 2007, Gecko Interactive, Bwana Makubwa, Butternut Street, Two Man Crew Productions and Ivy Film (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2016), 1 hour 16 mins
When California introduced medical marijuana laws in 1996 it sparked a chain reaction that led to many other states passing similar laws. A small number even legalized marijuana for recreational use. With a full legalization vote due in 2016, California is now considered by many as the key battleground state in th...
directed by Barnaby O'Connor, fl. 2007 and Matthew O'Connor, fl. 2015; produced by Steve Malone, fl. 2007, Matthew O'Connor, fl. 2015 and Barnaby O'Connor, fl. 2007, Gecko Interactive, Bwana Makubwa, Butternut Street, Two Man Crew Productions and Ivy Film (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2016), 1 hour 16 mins
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Childhood's End
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directed by Robert Lang, fl. 1985-2012; produced by Robert Lang, fl. 1985-2012, Kensington Communications (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1981), 1 hour 5 mins
This documentary portrait of three suicidal youngsters will help counselors, parents and young people begin a constructive dialogue. Anna was sixteen when she broke away from her family. Now at twenty, she remembers the events leading up to her overdose. Therapy and a network of friends have helped. Sherri came fr...
directed by Robert Lang, fl. 1985-2012; produced by Robert Lang, fl. 1985-2012, Kensington Communications (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1981), 1 hour 5 mins
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Children Teaching Children About Military Families
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produced by Professor Child (Bend, OR: Professor Child, 2014), 46 mins
In Children of Military Families, children share their personal stories of what it is like to have a parent in the military serving overseas. We hear what deployment means to them, the struggles they have faced, and how they have worked through challenging times. The authentic advice they offer will leave viewers...
produced by Professor Child (Bend, OR: Professor Child, 2014), 46 mins
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The Children's War: Life in Northern Uganda
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directed by Andrew Krakower, fl. 2003; produced by Andrew Krakower, fl. 2003 and Adrian Glover, fl. 2006-2010, Rare World Features (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 1 hour 5 mins

Filmmaker, Andrew Krakower, was set to do a film about the successful reversal of AIDS infection rates in Uganda when locals began to tell him of a hidden battle raging in the North. Stories of unspeakable atrocities compelled Krakower to journey north despite warnings by the locals that it was far too dangerous....

directed by Andrew Krakower, fl. 2003; produced by Andrew Krakower, fl. 2003 and Adrian Glover, fl. 2006-2010, Rare World Features (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 1 hour 5 mins
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Congo: The Doctor Who Saves Women
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(Icarus Films, 2015), 52 mins

Dr. Denis Mukwege is a gynecologist and the founder of Panzi, a hospital whose primary mission is treating women who have been raped - casualties in the Democratic Republic of Congo's decades-long war. At the hospital, in the Kivu district of the country, Mukwege and his mostly female team provide reconstructive s...

(Icarus Films, 2015), 52 mins
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Electric Mind
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produced by Noprocess Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 1 hour
Electric Mind is a cutting-edge documentary that takes us to hospitals, research centers and clinics where groundbreaking research is being done on the electricity of brain function as a treatment for depression, bipolar disorder, epilepsy and dystonia.Through the experiences of several patients being treated with...
produced by Noprocess Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 1 hour
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Essence of Healing: Journey of American Indian Nurses
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presented by Hattie Kauffman, fl. 1987-2016; produced by Greg Kasowski, fl. 2013-2017, Jane Greer, fl. 2011-2015 and Mike Watson, fl. 2015, North Dakota State University. School of Nursing, Cankdeska Cikana Community College, North Dakota State University. RAIN Program, KAT Communications and United Tribes Technical College (North Dakota: NDSU Research Foundation, 2016), 59 mins
This film showcases the lives of 14 nurses who live and work in the Upper Great Plains. While their lives and stories are different, they all share a common theme--their past life experiences and American Indian heritage have made them extraordinary healers.
presented by Hattie Kauffman, fl. 1987-2016; produced by Greg Kasowski, fl. 2013-2017, Jane Greer, fl. 2011-2015 and Mike Watson, fl. 2015, North Dakota State University. School of Nursing, Cankdeska Cikana Community College, North Dakota State University. RAIN Program, KAT Communications and United Tribes Technical College (North Dakota: NDSU Research Foundation, 2016), 59 mins
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Food Beware: The French Organic Revolution
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directed by Jean-Paul Jaud, 1946-; produced by Jean-Paul Jaud, 1946- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 48 mins
In the mountains of France, the mayor of a small town has changed the school's lunch menu to locally grown organic foods in order to bring safe food products and healthy diet to the children. We learn about the abuses of the food industry, the challenges and rewards of safe food production, and the practical solut...
directed by Jean-Paul Jaud, 1946-; produced by Jean-Paul Jaud, 1946- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2009), 1 hour 48 mins
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Genetic Me
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written by Pernille Rose Grønkjær, fl. 2014; directed by Pernille Rose Grønkjær, fl. 2014; produced by Jesper Eugen-Olsen, fl. 2014, Bjørn Vidø, fl. 2014 and Lone Frank, fl. 2014, Four Letter Revolution ApS for Lundbeck Fonden (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): DR Sales, 2014), 52 mins
Genetic Me profiles science journalist Lone Frank, who is on a mission to know how the advent of personal genetics will change our individual view of ourselves and affect our understanding of human nature. In particular, she wants to understand how her own personality is genetically determined. Lone comes with a r...
written by Pernille Rose Grønkjær, fl. 2014; directed by Pernille Rose Grønkjær, fl. 2014; produced by Jesper Eugen-Olsen, fl. 2014, Bjørn Vidø, fl. 2014 and Lone Frank, fl. 2014, Four Letter Revolution ApS for Lundbeck Fonden (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): DR Sales, 2014), 52 mins
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In Search of Sleep
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directed by Josh Freed and Eric Siblin (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 52 mins
According to surveys, over a third of North Americans and Europeans suffer from sleep problems. Modern society is plagued by the sleep-deprived, who cause thousands of auto accidents and other disasters, not to mention marital discord. Josh Freed, the insomniac-filmmaker, hasn't slept like a baby since he was one....
directed by Josh Freed and Eric Siblin (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 52 mins
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