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17th Of August
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directed by Alexander Ilyich Gutman; produced by Krzysztof Kopczynski and Alexander Ilyich Gutman, Telewizja Polska, Atelier Film Alexandr and Eureka Media (Montréal, QC: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 53 mins
On a remote island in Northern Russia Boris is serving a life sentence for triple murder. He is one of the first to do so in post-Soviet Russia after the death penalty was abolished in 1993. This unsettling documentary brings us inside, not only Boris' dark, cold, claustrophobic cell but also the hidden recesses o...
directed by Alexander Ilyich Gutman; produced by Krzysztof Kopczynski and Alexander Ilyich Gutman, Telewizja Polska, Atelier Film Alexandr and Eureka Media (Montréal, QC: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 53 mins
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Abortion, Corruption and Cops - The Bertram Wainer Story
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directed by John Moore, fl. 2008 (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2005), 52 mins
In 1967 a young woman came to Dr Bertram Wainer's Melbourne surgery seeking emergency medical treatment after a backyard abortion. She was desperately ill yet too afraid to go to hospital. For Wainer this was the start of a long, hard struggle to overturn laws that made abortion an offence punishable by up to 15 y...
directed by John Moore, fl. 2008 (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2005), 52 mins
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Africa in the 21st Century, Somalia: The Neglected Civil War
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produced by NHK International Inc., in Africa in the 21st Century (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 50 mins
Independent since 1960, Somalia has seen virtually constant political upheaval. Chaos still reigns in the capital, Mogadishu, and throughout Somalia. Some eighty percent of the nation is under the power of guerrillas and local warlords. Taking advantage of the chaos, Islamic fundamentalist groups such as al Qaeda...
produced by NHK International Inc., in Africa in the 21st Century (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 50 mins
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African Studies Series, The Congo and Sudan: Mission Impossible
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produced by Journeyman Pictures, in African Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 39 mins
What motivates missionaries to travel to some of the most inhospitable parts of the globe, to treat terrible diseases like leprosy, to help those most in need? In this poignant documentary we meet three missionaries: Father Alfredo, who lives in Dondo, a village in the north of the Democratic Republic of Congo; Fa...
produced by Journeyman Pictures, in African Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 39 mins
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After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2, Cashing In
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directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
After fifty years of independence, India is poised to become one of the world's economic and political giants and it could be one of the region's most ferocious tigers. This personal journey discovers a surprising new India struggling to emerge from the old and the conflict it's provoking. The programme explores t...
directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
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Environmental Agriculture Workbooks
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in Amazon Projects: Agenda 31, Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
In this segment we learn about the value of keeping notebooks to record work incidents.
in Amazon Projects: Agenda 31, Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
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Demaraction of Waiapi Land
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in Amazon Projects: Signs Don't Speak, Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
While the Waiapi of Brazil used to roam freely, the discovery of gold in their territory caused outsiders to come in and disturb the environment. The Waiapi were willing to share their land, but they desired specific areas to be set aside for themselves only. Thus demarcation efforts - which took 11 years - began.
in Amazon Projects: Signs Don't Speak, Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
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America Betrayed
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directed by Leslie Cardé (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 34 mins
One of America's proudest achievements, our national infrastructure, is now its most dangerous embarrassment. Our bridges, dams, levees and highways are crumbling, toppling, being washed away, and putting American citizens and cities at risk. How could the most powerful nation on the planet let this happen? Narra...
directed by Leslie Cardé (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 34 mins
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The American Friend: America Vs. DeGaulle
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directed by Patrick Jeudy, fl. 1987; produced by Luc Martin-Gousset and Patrice Meyer (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2007), 56 mins
Since 1995, the United States of America have given access to classified information that has been kept secret for the past 25 years. These documents shed a new light on the bitter struggle that opposed the US administration and General De Gaulle. Our film offers a vivid and accurate account of a dozen or more ..
directed by Patrick Jeudy, fl. 1987; produced by Luc Martin-Gousset and Patrice Meyer (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2007), 56 mins
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Apu Condor (The Condor God)
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written by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; directed by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; produced by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 30 mins
A unique and highly visual documentary that provides a detailed observation of the sacred Peruvian 'Yawar Fiesta of the Apu Condor'.
written by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; directed by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; produced by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 30 mins
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