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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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People You May Know
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directed by Katharina Gellein Viken, fl. 2009 and Charles Kriel, fl. 2020; produced by Lindsay Roberts, fl. 2020 and Dorsey Carson, 1971-, Metrotone Media (London, England: Abacus Media Rights, 2020), 1 hour 32 mins
People You May Know follows Charles Kriel, specialist advisor to UK Parliament on disinformation, when he discovers Cambridge Analytica collaborating with a software company creating a microtargeting platform for US churches, targeting vulnerable people - the poor, the grieving, the addicted - to radicalise them f...
directed by Katharina Gellein Viken, fl. 2009 and Charles Kriel, fl. 2020; produced by Lindsay Roberts, fl. 2020 and Dorsey Carson, 1971-, Metrotone Media (London, England: Abacus Media Rights, 2020), 1 hour 32 mins
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Frontline, Season 2019, Episode 19, On the President's Orders
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directed by Olivier Sarbil, fl. 2015 and James Jones, fl. 2014; produced by Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018 and James Jones, fl. 2014, Mongoose Pictures and Frontline Films, in Frontline, Season 2019, Episode 19 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
This is the story of President Duterte's campaign against drug dealers and addicts in the Philippines, told with unprecedented and intimate access to both sides of the bloody war--the Manila police and an ordinary family from the slums.
directed by Olivier Sarbil, fl. 2015 and James Jones, fl. 2014; produced by Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018 and James Jones, fl. 2014, Mongoose Pictures and Frontline Films, in Frontline, Season 2019, Episode 19 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
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Rats in the Ranks
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directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002, Film Australia Ltd. (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1996), 1 hour 34 mins
Politics is a bruising business. The best policies in the world mean nothing unless you've got the numbers. This film takes a behind-locked-doors look at how politicians get the numbers. Every September Sydney's Leichhardt Council elects its mayor. Incumbent Larry Hand is popular with the citizenry but they don't...
directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002, Film Australia Ltd. (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1996), 1 hour 34 mins
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Whose Children Are These?
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directed by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004; produced by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 33 mins
This film examines the harrowing experiences of three Muslim-American teenagers affected by Special Registration, a post-9/11 security measure. Initiated by the U.S. Department of Justice, the measure required male non-citizens from twenty-five predominately Muslim nations to register with the government. Although...
directed by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004; produced by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 33 mins
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The Dangerous Adventures of Baroness Cox
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directed by Nick Gray, fl. 2001; produced by Nick Gray, fl. 2001 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 49 mins
In Sudan, human trafficking is big business. Thousands are taken by Arab militiamen and forced into slavery. For a price, Arab traders buy them back and return them to their families. This is where Baroness Caroline Cox, a deputy speaker at the House of Lords, has decided to step in. She has set up a deal with the...
directed by Nick Gray, fl. 2001; produced by Nick Gray, fl. 2001 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 49 mins
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Economist Video, Can Brazil Survive Bolsonaro?
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produced by The Economist, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2021), 14 mins
Since coming to power President Jair Bolsonaro has shaken democracy, accelerated deforestation in the Amazon and played down the danger of the coronavirus pandemic, with calamitous results. Could Brazil survive another four years of his leadership?
produced by The Economist, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2021), 14 mins
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Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia
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directed by Nicholas D. Wrathall, fl. 2003; produced by Nicholas D. Wrathall, fl. 2003 (Marina del Rey, CA: Amnesia, 2013), 1 hour 30 mins
No twentieth-century figure has had a more profound effect on the worlds of literature, film, politics, historical debate, and the culture wars than Gore Vidal. A public intellectual of the first degree, Vidal voiced his political conscience throughout a 50 year career in American politics and letters. Now that he...
directed by Nicholas D. Wrathall, fl. 2003; produced by Nicholas D. Wrathall, fl. 2003 (Marina del Rey, CA: Amnesia, 2013), 1 hour 30 mins
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Inside Story, Rector Versus Clinton
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produced by Christopher Olgiati, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1993), 54 mins
During the campaign for the democratic nomination Bill Clinton was faced with an anguishing decision, whether or not to execute a man on death row whose self-inflicted brain injury had left him with the mind of a six year old. Clinton authorised the execution even stepping off the campaign trail to attend. The pol...
produced by Christopher Olgiati, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1993), 54 mins
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Interesting Times, 1, The Secret of My Success
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produced by TV 2/Denmark, British Broadcasting Corporation and ARTE, in Interesting Times, 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 1 hour 5 mins
We meet Lu Guo Hua, a wheeler dealer who uses his position as birth control officer to be the local political power broker. When the village head chastizes him for overlooking a villager's third pregnancy, Lu Guo Hua retaliates by opposing the village head's re-election. The film gives an insider's view of the beg...
produced by TV 2/Denmark, British Broadcasting Corporation and ARTE, in Interesting Times, 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 1 hour 5 mins
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