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Once My Mother
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directed by Sophia Turkiewicz, 1946-; produced by Rod Freedman, fl. 1974-2014 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Ronin Films, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
When Australian filmmaker Sophia Turkiewicz was seven years old, her Polish mother, Helen, abandoned her in an Adelaide orphanage. Sophia never forgot this maternal act of betrayal. Now in middle age, as Sophia examines her troubled relationship with Helen, she discovers the story behind Helen's miraculous wartime...
directed by Sophia Turkiewicz, 1946-; produced by Rod Freedman, fl. 1974-2014 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Ronin Films, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
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Die Rebellen von Oberhausen
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directed by Hans Jürgen Pohland, 1934-2014; produced by Hans Jürgen Pohland, 1934-2014, Pohland (Switzerland: Accent Films, 2012), 52 mins
This documentary film by Hansjürgen "Jason" Pohland is about the recent history of German cinema.
directed by Hans Jürgen Pohland, 1934-2014; produced by Hans Jürgen Pohland, 1934-2014, Pohland (Switzerland: Accent Films, 2012), 52 mins
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Lessons From The Night
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directed by Adrian Francis, fl. 2007-2011; produced by Melanie Brunt, fl. 2004-2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 9 mins
This innovative documentary follows Maia, who reflects on life, work and toilet bowls on her nightly cleaning rounds through silent, empty spaces. As she works, she reveals some of the secrets of the city - the traces of human presence that we leave behind each day – and of her former life in Bulgaria.
directed by Adrian Francis, fl. 2007-2011; produced by Melanie Brunt, fl. 2004-2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 9 mins
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Waltz With Bashir
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directed by Ari Folman, 1962-; produced by Ari Folman, 1962-, Serge Lalou, 1962-, Gerhard Meixner, fl. 1997-2017, Yael Nahlieli, fl. 2008-2008 and Roman Paul, fl. 2005-2017, Bridgit Folman Film Gang, Les Films d'Ici and Razor Film Produktion; performed by Ari Folman, 1962-, Ron Ben-Yishai, 1943- and Ori Sivan, 1963- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2008), 1 hour 30 mins,
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Inspired by actual events, Waltz with Bashir chronicles one man's descent into his own half-forgotten past. Filmmaker Ari Folman, an Israeli veteran of the First Lebanon War, encounters an old friend suffering from nightmares of the conflict. Ari begins to wonder why his own memories are full of gaps. In an effort...
directed by Ari Folman, 1962-; produced by Ari Folman, 1962-, Serge Lalou, 1962-, Gerhard Meixner, fl. 1997-2017, Yael Nahlieli, fl. 2008-2008 and Roman Paul, fl. 2005-2017, Bridgit Folman Film Gang, Les Films d'Ici and Razor Film Produktion; performed by Ari Folman, 1962-, Ron Ben-Yishai, 1943- and Ori Sivan, 1963- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2008), 1 hour 30 mins,
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Vietnam Symphony
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directed by Tom Zubrycki, fl. 1974-2017; produced by Film Australia Ltd. (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2005), 52 mins
In 1965, as the Vietnam War intensified and Hanoi faced the threat of massive US bombing, students and teachers from the National Conservatory of Music were forced to flee the city for the relative safety of a small village in the countryside. With the help of villagers, they built an entire campus underground, cr...
directed by Tom Zubrycki, fl. 1974-2017; produced by Film Australia Ltd. (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2005), 52 mins
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Fearless: Stories from Asian Women, Fearless - Stories from Asian Women: Heart on the Sleeve
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written by Mathew Kelley, fl. 2003; directed by Mathew Kelley, fl. 2003; produced by Peter Du Cane, fl. 2003 and Samantha Kelley, fl. 2003, in Fearless: Stories from Asian Women (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2003), 26 mins
Although Australia has a first-world economy, hidden within it a third-world industry thrives. Outworkers sewing at home are paid per piece by clothing companies. They work to unforgiving deadlines, often seven days a week, for a pitiful few dollars per hour. Hundreds of thousands of workers from non-English speak...
written by Mathew Kelley, fl. 2003; directed by Mathew Kelley, fl. 2003; produced by Peter Du Cane, fl. 2003 and Samantha Kelley, fl. 2003, in Fearless: Stories from Asian Women (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2003), 26 mins
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Magicians of the Earth, The Giant Woman and the Lightning Man
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directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Fernando Trueba, 1955-, Fernando Trueba Producciones Cinematograficas; performed by Neville Japangardi Poulson, fl. 1992, Francis Jupurrula Kelly, fl. 1998-2013 and Paddy Japarljarri Stewart, fl. 1992, in Magicians of the Earth (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1992), 54 mins

Philip Haas's eye-popping film on Australian Aboriginal art, takes us through the steps of preparing three ground paintings made by a group of desert tribesman. The film shows the collective effort and cooperation required to make the art. The beauty of the finished pieces — so ancient and so modern — is stunn...

directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Fernando Trueba, 1955-, Fernando Trueba Producciones Cinematograficas; performed by Neville Japangardi Poulson, fl. 1992, Francis Jupurrula Kelly, fl. 1998-2013 and Paddy Japarljarri Stewart, fl. 1992, in Magicians of the Earth (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1992), 54 mins
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Highlands Trilogy, 3, Black Harvest
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written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 30 mins
The third film of the renowned trilogy on Papua New Guinea joins First Contact and Joe Leahy's Neighbours in our collection. This film charts the progress of Joe in convincing the Ganiga tribespeople to join him in a coffee growing venture. He is to provide the money and the expertise; they are to supply the land...
written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 30 mins
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Highlands Trilogy, 3, Black Harvest: Film Discussion
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written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 28 mins
The third film of the renowned trilogy on Papua New Guinea joins First Contact and Joe Leahy's Neighbours in our collection. This film charts the progress of Joe in convincing the Ganiga tribespeople to join him in a coffee growing venture. He is to provide the money and the expertise; they are to supply the land...
written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 28 mins
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Highlands Trilogy, 2, Joe Leahy's Neighbors
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directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 1 hour 30 mins
This film is the follow up of First Contact. It traces the fortunes of Joe Leahy, the mixed-race son of Australian explorer Michael Leahy, in his uneasy relationship with his tribal neighbors. Joe built his coffee plantation on land bought from the Ganiga in the mid 1970's. European educated, raised in the highlan...
directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 1 hour 30 mins
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