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60 Minutes, Andy Rooney: My Father's Pictures
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presented by Steve Kroft, 1945-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2010), 2 mins
In this segment of 60 Minutes, commentator Andy Rooney remembers photographs his father took after the devastating 1923 earthquake that struck Japan.
presented by Steve Kroft, 1945-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2010), 2 mins
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Timewatch, Summer of the Bomb
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directed by Robert Marshall, in Timewatch (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1989, originally published 1989), 59 mins
A drama-documentary examining why America felt it necessary to use atomic weapons on Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of World War II, and what other options were open to them, using diaries, manuscripts and archive footage.
directed by Robert Marshall, in Timewatch (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1989, originally published 1989), 59 mins
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The Tuna that Laid the Golden Eggs
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(London, England: SW Pictures, 2006), 29 mins
The red meat of the Mediterranean's bluefin tuna is a favorite in Japanese cuisine. Over 50 million tons of tuna are sold each year in the Tokyo fish market, the biggest in the world, where the price of tuna has soared to over €1,000 a kilo. But the sushi boom is threatening the species. 'Everyone in the busines...
(London, England: SW Pictures, 2006), 29 mins
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Vietnam: A Television History, Interview with Archimedes L. A. Patti, 1981
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produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 1 hour 17 mins
Archimedes Patti was an officer in the United States Army and, after World War Two, the Office of Strategic Services. Mr. Patti describes the U.S. position on Southeast Asia during World War Two, and the emerging Vietnamese Independence Movement. He describes his first meetings with Ho Chi Minh and details the ass...
produced by Richard Ellison, fl. 1985, in Vietnam: A Television History (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston, 1983), 1 hour 17 mins
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Otaiya Ceremony
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produced by Christal Whelan, fl. 2012; in Otaiya: Japan's Hidden Christians (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 6 mins
The Kakure Kirishitan of Narushima island in Japan practice their own form of Christianity, introduced by the Portuguese in 1549. Otaiya is their core ceremony, held on Christmas Eve.
produced by Christal Whelan, fl. 2012; in Otaiya: Japan's Hidden Christians (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 6 mins
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Sunday Morning, Taking the Plunge
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presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2014), 4 mins
This Sunday Morning episode, reported by Lucy Craft, is about female deep-sea pearl divers in Japan (also known as ama).
presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2014), 4 mins
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60 Minutes, The Yakuza
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produced by Howard L. Rosenberg, 1951-, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2009), 13 mins
November 1, 2009, 8:00 PM - How does a foreigner jump the line in America for a life-saving transplant? It might be because he is a high-ranking member of Japan's Mafia, whose influence is worldwide. Lara Logan reports.
produced by Howard L. Rosenberg, 1951-, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2009), 13 mins
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America in the 20th Century, 1, America Becomes a World Power
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produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 1 (Chicago, IL: Media Rich Communications, 2004), 29 mins
The United States was irrevocably transformed between the end of the Civil War and the turn of the twentieth century. From controversial expansionism, through war in the Caribbean and Pacific, unrest in Asia and troubles at home, the country experienced radical change on a course to world leadership.
produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 1 (Chicago, IL: Media Rich Communications, 2004), 29 mins
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Barbarians: Fierce and Friendly
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written by Dr. Ronald P. Toby; directed by Ikeda Hajime and Chet Kincaid, fl. 2010; produced by Chet Kincaid, fl. 2010 and Ikeda Hajime, National Institute of Multimedia Education, Japan (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1999), 11 mins
Like people elsewhere, Japanese throughout their history have encountered aliens in reality and in fantasy, and then have tried to incorporate them into their view of the world. Ronald P. Toby, noted Japanese historian, examines ways in which the Japanese have expressed their understanding of the foreign such as K...
written by Dr. Ronald P. Toby; directed by Ikeda Hajime and Chet Kincaid, fl. 2010; produced by Chet Kincaid, fl. 2010 and Ikeda Hajime, National Institute of Multimedia Education, Japan (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1999), 11 mins
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Panorama, Ivory Wars
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produced by Martin Wilson, fl. 1998, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2000), 49 mins
In 1999, elephants face a new threat to their survival. The ivory trade is reopening. Japanese traders and consumers want ivory, and poachers all over Africa and Asia are determined to provide it. The story of the men and women at war with the poachers, this film looks at that war's three fronts: the bush, where t...
produced by Martin Wilson, fl. 1998, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2000), 49 mins
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