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Bendum: In The Heart of Mindanao
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written by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; directed by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; produced by E. Anthony Collins, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 29 mins
This documentary is about the homeland and daily life of an indigenous tribal community in the tropical uplands of central Mindanao, Philippines. In this small village called Bendum, the local community has successfully struggled, after decades of commercialized logging and deforestation, to gain control over thei...
written by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; directed by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; produced by E. Anthony Collins, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 29 mins
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Ethanol: The Fuel that you Plant
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produced by SW Pictures (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 39 mins
Ethanol is the hot new fuel. It is a grain alcohol that can be blended with gasoline or even replace it completely. All vehicles can use a mixture of up to 10% ethanol and so-called flexible fuel vehicles can run on either E-85 with 85% ethanol or regular gasoline. Ethanol is a clean, renewable fuel that produces...
produced by SW Pictures (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 39 mins
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Fond Memories of Cuba
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directed by David Bradbury, 1951-; produced by Mike Fond and David Bradbury, 1951- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 53 mins
Memories of Cuba is an affectionate and thoughtful portrait of Cuba, some forty years after Castro took power. Academy Award-nominated David Bradbury (Frontline, Chile Hasta Cuando?) documents the erosion of the revolution in Cuba and sadly acknowledges that the socialist dreams of earlier decades have evaporated...
directed by David Bradbury, 1951-; produced by Mike Fond and David Bradbury, 1951- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 53 mins
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Lines of Blood: The Drug War In Colombia
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directed by Brian Moser, fl. 1960; produced by Brian Moser, fl. 1960 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 53 mins
This is a powerful investigation of the drug war which is raging in Colombia, the cocaine capital of the world. For almost a decade, the United States, backed by Britain and other Western countries, has tried to smash the powerful and wealthy drug cartels with little success. Coca growing has increased and has now...
directed by Brian Moser, fl. 1960; produced by Brian Moser, fl. 1960 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 53 mins
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¡Luchando!  Cuba's Struggle to Survive
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written by Russell Porter, fl. 1986; directed by Russell Porter, fl. 1986; produced by Denise Patience, fl. 1990 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1994), 55 mins
Russel Porter, an Australian documentary filmmaker examines how people in Cuba are surviving the hardships caused initially by the "blockade" imposed by the USA over 30 years ago and increased by the more recent loss of trade with the countries of Eastern Europe. The goal was to faithfully and objectively portray...
written by Russell Porter, fl. 1986; directed by Russell Porter, fl. 1986; produced by Denise Patience, fl. 1990 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1994), 55 mins
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Michael Harrington and Today’s Other America
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directed by Bill Donovan; produced by Bill Donovan (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 42 mins
Michael Harrington’s book The Other America, a groundbreaking study of poverty in America, was published in 1962. Read by President John F. Kennedy, it was probably the driving force behind the "war on poverty." The Boston Globe editorialized that Medicaid, Medicare, food stamps and expanded social security bene...
directed by Bill Donovan; produced by Bill Donovan (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 42 mins
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North Korea - Shadows and Whispers
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directed by Kim Jung-Eun (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 4 mins
Since 1995 two million North Koreans have starved to death from famine. Hundreds of thousands of others have illegally crossed the border to China in search of food. This documentary, filmed in the remote northeast mountains of China, captures the dire circumstances of these refugees, who must subsist furtively in...
directed by Kim Jung-Eun (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 4 mins
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The President Announces Key Spending Cuts in His Budget
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2009), 11 mins
The President discusses his budget reductions a change in the way Washington does business.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2009), 11 mins
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The President at the Summit of the Americas
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2009), 16 mins
At the Summit of the Americas opening ceremony, the President addresses the issues that have divided the hemisphere, from Cuba to disengagement to anti-Americanism.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2009), 16 mins
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Presidential Press Conference, February 9, 2009
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2009), 59 mins
On Monday evening, February 9, 2009, President Obama gave his first White House press conference. It was held in the East Room of the White House.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2009), 59 mins
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