91 results for your search

Apu Condor (The Condor God)
See details
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
×
Barracks Man (L'homme des Casernes)
See details
written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; produced by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1994), 1 hour 30 mins
This film deals with the issue of mandatory military service in Switzerland. For four months, from February to May 1990, filmmaker Jacqueline Veuve and her team filmed a platoon engaged in basic training at Colombier, Switzerland.
written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; produced by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1994), 1 hour 30 mins
×
Diary from Rivesaltes 1941-1942 (Journal de Rivesaltes 1941-1942)
See details
written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 1 hour 15 mins
From August to October 1942, over 2250 Jews were deported from the internment camp of Rivesaltes to Auschwitz by way of Drancy. Among them were 110 children. Friedel Bohny-Reiter, a nurse with the Swiss Aid to Children, worked in this camp in the South of France.
written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 1 hour 15 mins
×
From Babylonia To Beverly Hills: The Exodus of Iran's Jews
See details
written by Tanaz Eshaghian, 1974-; directed by Tanaz Eshaghian, 1974-; produced by Sara Nodjoumi, fl. 1997-2015 and Tanaz Eshaghian, 1974- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2003), 27 mins
In 1979, the Islamic Revolution in Iran brought a twenty-five- hundred-year-old history to a close for the Jews who left their homeland for America. Uncertain about their safety and fearing religious persecution in Khomeini's Islamic Theocracy, an estimated 80,000 of Iran's 100,000 Jews fled the country. This docu...
written by Tanaz Eshaghian, 1974-; directed by Tanaz Eshaghian, 1974-; produced by Sara Nodjoumi, fl. 1997-2015 and Tanaz Eshaghian, 1974- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2003), 27 mins
×
From Honey to Ashes
See details
written by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004; directed by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004; produced by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 47 mins
In March 2004, one of the world's last voluntarily isolated groups of hunter-gatherers walked out of the forest in northern Paraguay, fleeing ranchers' bulldozers. They formed a new village with their more settled relatives, where they confronted the complexities of learning how to become "Ayoreo Indians" and more...
written by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004; directed by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004; produced by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 47 mins
×
Her Name Came on Arrows: A Kinship Interview with the Baruya of New Guinea
See details
written by Allison Jablonko, 1936-, Marek Jablonko, 1927-2002 and Stephen Olsson; produced by Allison Jablonko, 1936-, Marek Jablonko, 1927-2002 and Stephen Olsson; interview by Maurice Godelier, 1934- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1982), 26 mins
In the eastern highlands of Papua New Guinea, French anthropologist Maurice Godelier invites five of his Baruya friends and informants to his house to discuss Baruya kinship and rules of marriage. As Godelier poses questions, the kinship rules that provide the cohesive fabric of Baruya culture are brought to life.
written by Allison Jablonko, 1936-, Marek Jablonko, 1927-2002 and Stephen Olsson; produced by Allison Jablonko, 1936-, Marek Jablonko, 1927-2002 and Stephen Olsson; interview by Maurice Godelier, 1934- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1982), 26 mins
×
In the Shadow of The Sun
See details
written by Nadine Wanono; directed by Nadine Wanono and Phillipe Lordou, 1932-; produced by Nadine Wanono and Phillipe Lordou, 1932- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1998), 1 hour 23 mins
A film about a Dogon funeral and enthronement ritual.

In Mali, 800 kilometers northeast of the capital of Bamako, the cliffs of Bandiagara stretch about 300 kilometers and reach a height of 300 meters. It is here among the Arou, one of the four tribes of the Dogon population, that Amma, Lord and creator of the wor...
written by Nadine Wanono; directed by Nadine Wanono and Phillipe Lordou, 1932-; produced by Nadine Wanono and Phillipe Lordou, 1932- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1998), 1 hour 23 mins
×
Indian Self-Rule: A Problem of History
See details
written by Selma Thomas, fl. 1985; directed by Selma Thomas, fl. 1985; produced by Selma Thomas, fl. 1985 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
After centuries of struggle, the Indians of North America own less than 2% of the land settled by their ancestors. Indian Self-Rule traces the history of white-Indian relations from nineteenth century treaties through the present, as tribal leaders, historians, teachers, and other Indians gather at a 1983 conferen...
written by Selma Thomas, fl. 1985; directed by Selma Thomas, fl. 1985; produced by Selma Thomas, fl. 1985 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
×
Kalahari Family, A Kalahari Family Part 3: Real Water
See details
written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by John Marshall, 1932-2005 and Claire Ritchie, fl. 1991; produced by Lorna Jean Marshall, 1898-2002 and John Marshall, 1932-2005, in Kalahari Family (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 57 mins
Ju/'hoan farming communities multiply during the 1980s only to face a new threat. The Department of Nature Conservation wants to create a game reserve on Ju/'hoan territory. People will be forbidden to raise livestock or crops. Instead, Ju/'hoansi will be encouraged to act like "Bushmen" and hunt for the amusement...
written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by John Marshall, 1932-2005 and Claire Ritchie, fl. 1991; produced by Lorna Jean Marshall, 1898-2002 and John Marshall, 1932-2005, in Kalahari Family (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 57 mins
×
Pepino Mango Nance
See details
written by Bann Roy, fl. 1993 and Gillian Goslinga-Roy, fl. 1996; directed by Gillian Goslinga-Roy, fl. 1996 and Bann Roy, fl. 1993 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 11 mins
Pepino Mango Nance was a class project made under the strict "rules" of CNTV 508 (at USC). The rules of the class were: the film had to be non-sync 16 mm, the number of shoot days could not exceed 10, the shooting ratio could not be more than 1:3, only two sessions of 4 hours each were allowed for the sound mix, a...
written by Bann Roy, fl. 1993 and Gillian Goslinga-Roy, fl. 1996; directed by Gillian Goslinga-Roy, fl. 1996 and Bann Roy, fl. 1993 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 11 mins
×

Pages