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Adam Surat: The Inner Strength
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directed by Tareque Masud, 1956-2011; produced by Audiovision (Dhaka Division: Tareque Masud Memorial Trust, 1989), 47 mins
This documentary explores the life and art of the iconic Bangladeshi painter S.M. Sultan. Known for his larger-than-life paintings of the Bangladesh peasantry, Sultan was also famous for his eccentric persona. But ultimately, it is Sultan's profound philosophy about the peasantry, their culture, and their deep att...
directed by Tareque Masud, 1956-2011; produced by Audiovision (Dhaka Division: Tareque Masud Memorial Trust, 1989), 47 mins
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Ahupua‘a, Fishponds and Lo‘i
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directed by Puhipau, 1937-2016 and Joan Lander, fl. 1957; produced by Nālani Minton, fl. 1992-2010, Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production) (Hawaii: Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production), 1992), 1 hour 30 mins

The Hawaiian system of land use allowed access to all resources in the ahupua‘a, a land division that stretched from mountain to sea. Within the ahupua‘a, highly specialized technologies such as fishponds and lo‘i kalo (taro gardens) ensured an abundance of food.

Our Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiian) ancestors...

directed by Puhipau, 1937-2016 and Joan Lander, fl. 1957; produced by Nālani Minton, fl. 1992-2010, Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production) (Hawaii: Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production), 1992), 1 hour 30 mins
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Antarctica: A Year on Ice
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directed by Anthony Powell, fl. 2008-2016; produced by Anthony Powell, fl. 2008-2016, Antzworks (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2013), 1 hour 32 mins
ANTARCTICA: A YEAR ON ICE is a visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. The research stations scattered throughout the continent host a close-knit international population of scientists, technicians and craftsmen. Isolated from the rest of the w...
directed by Anthony Powell, fl. 2008-2016; produced by Anthony Powell, fl. 2008-2016, Antzworks (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2013), 1 hour 32 mins
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The Barbershop
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directed by Catherine Masud, 1963- and Tareque Masud, 1956-2011; produced by Catherine Masud, 1963- and Tareque Masud, 1956-2011, Audiovision and Refugee and Migratory Movements Research Unit (Dhaka Division: Tareque Masud Memorial Trust, 2009), 16 mins
Set against the backdrop of the Pakistan Army crackdown during Bangladesh’s 1971 war, this political thriller follows a student activist who takes refuge from the Pakistan army in a local barbershop. The barbershop is run by Biharis, an Urdu-speaking minority presumed to be sympathizers of the Pakistan Army duri...
directed by Catherine Masud, 1963- and Tareque Masud, 1956-2011; produced by Catherine Masud, 1963- and Tareque Masud, 1956-2011, Audiovision and Refugee and Migratory Movements Research Unit (Dhaka Division: Tareque Masud Memorial Trust, 2009), 16 mins
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directed by Otty Widasari, 1973- and Hafiz Rancajale, fl. 2011-2013; produced by Reinaart Vanhoe, fl. 2006 (Jakarta, Jakarta Raya: Forum Lenteng, 2006), 26 mins
An essay documentary about the city of Rotterdam, this film is a collaboration between Hafiz Rancajale and Otty Widasari as part of an art project for New Beginners exhibition at TENT, Center Rotterdam, Netherlands. This video captures the daily life of the people in the new city, rebuilt by the Dutch government a...
directed by Otty Widasari, 1973- and Hafiz Rancajale, fl. 2011-2013; produced by Reinaart Vanhoe, fl. 2006 (Jakarta, Jakarta Raya: Forum Lenteng, 2006), 26 mins
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Beautiful Losers: Make Something!! with Ed Templeton
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directed by Arlo N. Rosner, fl. 2005-2014; produced by Jon Barlow, fl. 2003-2015 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 4 mins
BEAUTIFUL LOSERS celebrates the spirit behind one of the most influential cultural moments of a generation. In the early 1990's a loose-knit group of like-minded outsiders found common ground at a little NYC storefront gallery. Rooted in the DIY (do-it-yourself) subcultures of skateboarding, surf, punk, hip-hop, a...
directed by Arlo N. Rosner, fl. 2005-2014; produced by Jon Barlow, fl. 2003-2015 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 4 mins
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Beautiful Losers: Make Something!! with Jesse Spears
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directed by Arlo N. Rosner, fl. 2005-2014; produced by Jon Barlow, fl. 2003-2015 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 3 mins
BEAUTIFUL LOSERS celebrates the spirit behind one of the most influential cultural moments of a generation. In the early 1990's a loose-knit group of like-minded outsiders found common ground at a little NYC storefront gallery. Rooted in the DIY (do-it-yourself) subcultures of skateboarding, surf, punk, hip-hop, a...
directed by Arlo N. Rosner, fl. 2005-2014; produced by Jon Barlow, fl. 2003-2015 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 3 mins
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Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary
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directed by Pepita Ferrari, fl. 1994-2017; produced by Michelle van Beusekom, fl. 1995, National Film Board of Canada (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 2 hours 57 mins
From cinema-vérité pioneers Albert Maysles and Joan Churchill to maverick moviemakers like Errol Morris, Werner Herzog, and Nick Broomfield, the world’s best documentarians reflect upon the unique power of their genre in this comprehensive and eye-opening film. Featuring interviews with 38 directors and 163 fi...
directed by Pepita Ferrari, fl. 1994-2017; produced by Michelle van Beusekom, fl. 1995, National Film Board of Canada (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 2 hours 57 mins
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Chinese Beauty Secrets, Magic of Cosmetic Acupuncture
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directed by Tely Fung Wing Chuen, fl. 2004; produced by Discover China Production, in Chinese Beauty Secrets (Hong Kong (State): Discover China Production, 2004), 30 mins
This episode takes you to a magic world of Cosmetic Acupuncture. Making use of small needles to manipulate energy points on our body to balance and to remove blockages in the meridians, this traditional Chinese approach recognizes the effect of our internal organs on our external appearance – toxicity in blood a...
directed by Tely Fung Wing Chuen, fl. 2004; produced by Discover China Production, in Chinese Beauty Secrets (Hong Kong (State): Discover China Production, 2004), 30 mins
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Dark Days: Fragile Dwelling
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directed by Marc Singer, 1973-; produced by Marc Singer, 1973-, Picture Farm, Wide Angle Pictures and Palm Pictures (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2000), 28 mins
For years, a homeless community took root in a train tunnel beneath New York City, braving dangerous conditions and perpetual night. DARK DAYS explores this surprisingly domestic subterranean world, unearthing a way of life unimaginable to those above. Through stories simultaneously heartbreaking, hilarious, intim...
directed by Marc Singer, 1973-; produced by Marc Singer, 1973-, Picture Farm, Wide Angle Pictures and Palm Pictures (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2000), 28 mins
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