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Aki Ra's Boys
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directed by James Leong, fl. 2006-2012 and Lynn Lee, fl. 2006-2012 (Singapore: Lianain Films, 2007), 57 mins
Boreak was six when he lost his right arm in a landmine accident. Family members rushed the young Cambodian to a nearby hospital where so-called 'doctors' performed a crude amputation. Burdened with eight other children to feed and unable to cope with the stress of handling a crippled son, Boreak’s parents decid...
directed by James Leong, fl. 2006-2012 and Lynn Lee, fl. 2006-2012 (Singapore: Lianain Films, 2007), 57 mins
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Albert Quay in Cork
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produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (London, England: British Film Institute, 2016), 2 mins
View along Albert Quay in Cork.
produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (London, England: British Film Institute, 2016), 2 mins
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Algerian Cinema: A New Breath
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directed by Mounia Meddour Gens, fl. 2011 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2011), 50 mins
Young filmmakers are involved in the rebirth of Algerian cinema decimated by 1988 civil war. This 'Spontaneous Generation' denounces the deteriorations in Algeria on the verge of implosion. In France, their elders such as Lyes Salem, Malek Bensmail or Nadir Mokhnèche question their dual French Algerian identity &...
directed by Mounia Meddour Gens, fl. 2011 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2011), 50 mins
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Algorithms
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directed by Ian McDonald, fl. 2013-2014 and Geetha J, fl. 2013-2014 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 40 mins
In India, a group of boys dream of becoming Chess Grandmasters. But this is no ordinary chess and these are no ordinary players. Algorithms is a documentary that transports us into the little known world of Blind Chess. Chess is an ancient and universal game with origins in India. Filmed over three years in differ...
directed by Ian McDonald, fl. 2013-2014 and Geetha J, fl. 2013-2014 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 40 mins
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All in This Tea
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directed by Les Blank, 1935-2013 and Gina Leibrecht, fl. 1989-2017; produced by Les Blank, 1935-2013 and Gina Leibrecht, fl. 1989-2017, Flower Films; performed by Werner Herzog, 1942-, Song Diefeng, fl. 2007 and David Lee Hoffman, fl. 2007 (El Cerrito, CA: Les Blank Films, 2008), 1 hour 9 mins
All In This Tea takes us into the world of tea by following world-renowned tea expert David Lee Hoffman to some of the most remote regions of China in search of the best handmade teas in the world. Hoffman is obsessed; during his youth, he spent four years with Tibetan monks in Nepal, which included a friendship w...
directed by Les Blank, 1935-2013 and Gina Leibrecht, fl. 1989-2017; produced by Les Blank, 1935-2013 and Gina Leibrecht, fl. 1989-2017, Flower Films; performed by Werner Herzog, 1942-, Song Diefeng, fl. 2007 and David Lee Hoffman, fl. 2007 (El Cerrito, CA: Les Blank Films, 2008), 1 hour 9 mins
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All My Babies
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directed by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012; produced by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012, Georgia. Department of Public Health and Association of American Medical Colleges. Medical Audio-Visual Institute; performed by Mary Hill Coley, 1900-1966 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 54 mins

All My Babies (1952) was selected in 2002 by the Library of Congress as a "culturally, historically, and artistically significant work" for permanent preservation in the National Film Registry. This beautiful film is the story of "Miss Mary" Coley, an African-American midwife more than half a century ago in rural...

directed by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012; produced by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012, Georgia. Department of Public Health and Association of American Medical Colleges. Medical Audio-Visual Institute; performed by Mary Hill Coley, 1900-1966 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 54 mins
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Along Father Thames to Shepperton
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directed by Frank Miller, 1891-1950 and H.B. Parkinson, 1884-1970 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1924), 11 mins
This documentary, directed by Frank Miller and H.B. Parkinson in the Wonderful London series, is a boat tour on the Thames of sights between London and Shepperton, including Hampton Court and houseboats.
directed by Frank Miller, 1891-1950 and H.B. Parkinson, 1884-1970 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1924), 11 mins
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American Chaos
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directed by James D. Stern, fl. 1995; produced by James D. Stern, fl. 1995, Fernando Villena, fl. 1997, Christopher C. Chen, fl. 2004, Karen Bove, 1983-, Kevin Ford, fl. 1997 and Rose Corr, fl. 2008, Endgame Entertainment; performed by James D. Stern, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2018), 1 hour 30 mins,
Source: www.imdb.com

Starting six months before the 2016 presidential election, director Jim Stern put his life on hold and — driven to understand what seemed incomprehensible at the time — traveled through red states to interview and spend time with Donald Trump supporters from different backgrounds. It was a search for insights...

directed by James D. Stern, fl. 1995; produced by James D. Stern, fl. 1995, Fernando Villena, fl. 1997, Christopher C. Chen, fl. 2004, Karen Bove, 1983-, Kevin Ford, fl. 1997 and Rose Corr, fl. 2008, Endgame Entertainment; performed by James D. Stern, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2018), 1 hour 30 mins,
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American Cinema, 1, The Hollywood Style
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directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, KCET, Los Angeles, CA and New York Center for Visual History, in American Cinema, 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins

In the classical Hollywood film, the story is primary. Filmmakers rely on style - structure, narrative, and visual elements - to effectively tell their story. Martin Scorsese and Sydney Pollack are among the premier directors who discuss how classical Hollywood style, evolving and yet enduring over time, informs t...

directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, KCET, Los Angeles, CA and New York Center for Visual History, in American Cinema, 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins
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American Cinema, 2, The Studio System
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directed by Chris Rodley, fl. 1984; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Chris Rodley, fl. 1984, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and Illuminations, in American Cinema, 2 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins,
Source: www.learner.org

This program surveys Hollywood's industrial past during the era of contract players and directors, studio police forces, and colorful movie moguls. It also looks at the filmmaking environment of today with studio heads Michael Eisner, Howard Koch, and others. Paramount Pictures, one of the oldest and most successf...

directed by Chris Rodley, fl. 1984; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Chris Rodley, fl. 1984, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and Illuminations, in American Cinema, 2 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins,
Source: www.learner.org
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