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62 Years and 6500 Miles Between
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directed by Anita Chang, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Anita Chang, fl. 1995-2016, Center for Asian American Media (United States: A. W. Chang Productions, 2004), 53 mins
Amidst the political upheavals of a nation and the world, the filmmaker navigates cultural, geographical and linguistic distances in search of wisdom and hope from her 100 year-old Taiwanese activist grandmother (Ama). Artist Statement. 62 YEARS AND 6,500 MILES BETWEEN explores the discovery of my grandmother’s...
directed by Anita Chang, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Anita Chang, fl. 1995-2016, Center for Asian American Media (United States: A. W. Chang Productions, 2004), 53 mins
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Asian Insight, Japan: The Bamboo Bends and Does Not Break
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directed by Arch Nicholson, 1941-1990; produced by John Temple, fl. 1976 and Don Murray, fl. 1962, in Asian Insight (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1976), 50 mins
Modern Japan pulsates with people, colour and prosperity. But behind the everyday courtesies are time-honoured traditions and a society that seemingly is a paradox. Unwravelling the history of this complex country leads to a renewed understanding of the Japanese people.
directed by Arch Nicholson, 1941-1990; produced by John Temple, fl. 1976 and Don Murray, fl. 1962, in Asian Insight (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1976), 50 mins
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Beautiful Losers: Make Something!! with KAWS
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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 Lenny Mesina
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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 Mike Mills
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directed by Arlo N. Rosner, fl. 2005-2014; produced by Jon Barlow, fl. 2003-2015, Blacklake Productions, Sidetrack Films and Perception Media (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 3 mins
This short feature, by Arlo N. Rosner, is about making posters to display in public areas.
directed by Arlo N. Rosner, fl. 2005-2014; produced by Jon Barlow, fl. 2003-2015, Blacklake Productions, Sidetrack Films and Perception Media (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009), 3 mins
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Birders: The Central Park Effect
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directed by Jeffrey Kimball, fl. 1989-1997; produced by Jeffrey Kimball, fl. 1989-1997, Music Box Films (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2013), 1 hour
Birders: The Central Park Effect reveals the extraordinary array of wild birds who grace Manhattan’s celebrated patch of green, and the equally colorful New Yorkers who schedule their lives around the rhythms of migration. Author Jonathan Franzen, an idiosyncratic trombone technician, and a septuagenarian bird-t...
directed by Jeffrey Kimball, fl. 1989-1997; produced by Jeffrey Kimball, fl. 1989-1997, Music Box Films (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2013), 1 hour
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Birth of the Living Dead
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directed by Rob Kuhns, fl. 1994-2017; produced by Rob Kuhns, fl. 1994-2017 and Esther Cassidy, fl. 1990-2017, Predestinate Productions and Glass Eye Pix (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 16 mins

In 1968 a young college drop-out named George A. Romero directed Night of the Living Dead, a low budget horror film that shocked the world, became an icon of the counterculture, and spawned a zombie industry worth billions of dollars that continues to this day.

Birth of the Living Dead shows how Romero gathered...

directed by Rob Kuhns, fl. 1994-2017; produced by Rob Kuhns, fl. 1994-2017 and Esther Cassidy, fl. 1990-2017, Predestinate Productions and Glass Eye Pix (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 16 mins
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Cockfighters: Special Edition
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directed by Stephanie J. Castillo, fl. 1992 (Stephanie J Castillo), 1 hour 54 mins
In this Special Edition of Cockfighters: The Interviews, documentary filmmaker Stephanie J. Castillo has created a documentary which presents a non-judgmental, anthropological inquiry into the American subculture of cockfighting and game fowl breeding. We see five interviews with American cockfighters/game fowl br...
directed by Stephanie J. Castillo, fl. 1992 (Stephanie J Castillo), 1 hour 54 mins
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DAF
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directed by Bahman Ghobadi, 1969- (Jeonju International Film Festival, 2003), 39 mins
This simple but affecting documentary portrays a rural craftsman who makes a traditional Iranian percussion instrument called a daf. All able-bodied family members participate in the production, including a blind son, whom we see hitching a ride to market with his sister to purchase the sheep skins and wood planks...
directed by Bahman Ghobadi, 1969- (Jeonju International Film Festival, 2003), 39 mins
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Dark Days: Q&A at Maysles Cinema
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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), 31 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), 31 mins
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