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Building a Dream
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produced by SW Pictures (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 37 mins
Dubai's Sheikhs have claimed it's the eighth wonder of the world and, seen from space, the tree-shaped sand and rock formation of the Palm Jumeirah looks exactly that. It's just one of the amazing man-made structures that has turned Dubai into the fastest growing place on earth. It has the most luxurious hotel in...
produced by SW Pictures (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 37 mins
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Chronoscope, Jacob K. Javits
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interview by Louis Banks and Larry LeSueur, 1909-2003, in Chronoscope (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 1954), 14 mins
NOVEMBER 8, 1954 Participants: Jacob K. Javits, Attorney General of the State of New York and former Representative in Congress, interviewed by Larry Lesueur and Louis Banks. Topics: Effect of New York congressional elections on the 1956 Presidential campaign, possible planks in the 1956 Republican platform, and f...
interview by Louis Banks and Larry LeSueur, 1909-2003, in Chronoscope (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 1954), 14 mins
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Faces in a Famine
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directed by Robert Lieberman; produced by Robert Lieberman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1985), 54 mins
The three-year drought in Ethiopia in the 1980’s caused a famine of biblical proportions that lasted for years. This is a study of the relief workers from the Western world and their quiet heroism in coping with overwhelming human misery. Despite the huge number of victims, they still formed attachments on a per...
directed by Robert Lieberman; produced by Robert Lieberman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1985), 54 mins
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Faces of Change, Kenya: Kenya Boran Part II
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written by James Blue, 1930- and David MacDougall, 1939-; directed by David MacDougall, 1939- and James Blue, 1930-; produced by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971, in Faces of Change (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1974), 33 mins
The film focuses on the life of Peter Boru, a sixteen-year-old former herdsboy who has become a boarding school student. Peter's life is juxtaposed to a traditional herdsboy, Dokata. The question, 'Education for what?' is posed when both tradition and modern forces common to developing areas make the economic outl...
written by James Blue, 1930- and David MacDougall, 1939-; directed by David MacDougall, 1939- and James Blue, 1930-; produced by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971, in Faces of Change (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1974), 33 mins
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President Obama Nominates Jim Yong Kim for World Bank President
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2012), 7 mins
President Obama discusses his nomination of Jim Yong Kim, a physician, anthropologist, co-founder of Partners in Health, and leader of the WHO HIV/AIDS campaign, to be President of the World Bank.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2012), 7 mins
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Presidential Press Conference on the 2012 Budget
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 1 hour 1 mins
President Obama speaks about how the 2012 Budget reflects his plan to win the future and takes questions from the media.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 1 hour 1 mins
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Weekly Address: America's Fiscal Future
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 4 mins
The President discusses his plan for our fiscal future, a comprehensive and balanced approach to achieve $4 trillion in deficit reduction over twelve years.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 4 mins
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Weekly Address: Congress Must Protect the Middle Class from Income Tax Hike
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2012), 3 mins
President Obama urges Congress to meet its deadlines and responsibilities, protect the middle class from an income tax hike, and lay the groundwork for future progress on more economic growth and deficit reduction.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2012), 3 mins
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Weekly Address: Ending Taxpayer Subsidies for Oil Companies
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 2 mins
At a time of high gas prices and massive oil industry profits, the President renews his call to end the $4 billion-per-year subsidies for oil and gas companies and invest in clean energy.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 2 mins
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Weekly Address: Growing Manufacturing with the Auto Industry Turnaround
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 4 mins
Speaking from a Chrysler plant in Toledo, Ohio, the President commends the work of America’s dedicated autoworkers, who have helped reinvigorate the domestic auto industry.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 4 mins
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