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Democracía Indígena (Teacher's Edition)
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directed by Pacho Lane, 1938-; produced by Gerardo Avila Garcia (Watertown, MA: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2000), 38 mins

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This film examines the indigenous rights revolution sweeping Mexico through the municipal elections in Huehuetla, Puebla. In 1989, the Huehuetla Totonacs formed the Organización Independiente Totonaca (OIT), and joined in an electoral alliance with the Partido de la Revoluci..

directed by Pacho Lane, 1938-; produced by Gerardo Avila Garcia (Watertown, MA: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2000), 38 mins
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General Report I
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directed by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 1976), 2 hours 29 mins
Shot in the months following Franco's death, whose regime had ruled Spain for nearly 40 years, Pere Portabella's landmark documentary combines clandestinely filmed footage of public protests with extensive conversations between politicians as they try to determine how to transition from a dictatorship to a democra...
directed by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 1976), 2 hours 29 mins
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General Report II
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directed by Pere Portabella; produced by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2016), 2 hours 6 mins
A fascinating investigation of the economic, political, social, and environmental crises currently affecting Europe, Catalan filmmaker Pere Portabella's new documentary updates and expands the scope of its 1976 predecessor, positing that European reality today is every bit as unhinged as it was 40 years ago.
directed by Pere Portabella; produced by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2016), 2 hours 6 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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Washington/Peru: We Ain't Winning!
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written by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010 and David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; directed by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010; produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 57 mins
In Washington/Peru: We Ain't Winning!, producer David Feingold and director Shari Robertson investigate the situation in Peru in the early 1990s - a case that, according to one U.S. congressman, "defies all description and solution." Internal conflict rages between the government and Shining Path communist guerill...
written by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010 and David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; directed by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010; produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 57 mins
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Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up
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directed by Saul Landau, 1936-2013; produced by Saul Landau, 1936-2013 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 1 hour 22 mins
WILL THE REAL TERRORIST PLEASE STAND UP chronicles half a century of hostile US-Cuba relations by telling the story of the "the Cuban five", intelligence agents sent to penetrate Cuban exile terrorist groups in Miami and now serving long prison sentences. The film highlights decades of assassinations and sabotage...
directed by Saul Landau, 1936-2013; produced by Saul Landau, 1936-2013 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 1 hour 22 mins
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Chile: Hasta Cuando?
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directed by David Bradbury, 1951- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 1 hour 19 mins
This is the story of a country racked with political repression and torture. The film flashes back to the violence of 1973 in which the country's military, backed by the U. S., overthrew the government of Salvadore Allende, replacing it with the dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet. It is the Pinochet governme...
directed by David Bradbury, 1951- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 1 hour 19 mins
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A Long Journey to Guadalupe
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written by Ana Pino Sandoval; directed by Juan Francisco Urrusti, 1954-; produced by César Ramírez Morales, fl. 1997, Eduardo Ahued Ortega, fl. 1997 and Juan Francisco Urrusti, 1954- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1996), 1 hour 37 mins
The veneration for Tonantzin-Guadalupe has been an essential Mexican theme underlying Mexican cultural and political values since the 16th century. Guided by the testimonies of Indigenous people, Mexicans of mixed heritage and Chicanos about this complex subject matter, the film helps us to understand why.
written by Ana Pino Sandoval; directed by Juan Francisco Urrusti, 1954-; produced by César Ramírez Morales, fl. 1997, Eduardo Ahued Ortega, fl. 1997 and Juan Francisco Urrusti, 1954- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1996), 1 hour 37 mins
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Democracia Indigena
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written by Pacho Lane, 1938- and Dr. Albert L. Wahrhaftig, 1935-; directed by Pacho Lane, 1938-; produced by Gerardo Avila Garcia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2000), 38 mins
This film examines the indigenous rights revolution sweeping Mexico through the municipal elections in Huehuetla, Puebla. In 1989, the Huehuetla Totonacs formed the Organizacion Independiente Totonaca (OIT), and joined in an electoral alliance with the Partido de la Revolucion Democratica (PRD). For ten years the...
written by Pacho Lane, 1938- and Dr. Albert L. Wahrhaftig, 1935-; directed by Pacho Lane, 1938-; produced by Gerardo Avila Garcia (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2000), 38 mins
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Sol de Noche: La Historia de Olga i Luis
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written by Pablo Milstein and Noberto Ludin; directed by Pablo Milstein and Noberto Ludin; produced by Pablo Milstein and Noberto Ludin (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 1 hour 17 mins
In 1976, during the Argentine military dictatorship, an event called the Night of the Blackout occured in Ledesma. This black out was a well coordinated connivance between the military government and powerful economic interests
written by Pablo Milstein and Noberto Ludin; directed by Pablo Milstein and Noberto Ludin; produced by Pablo Milstein and Noberto Ludin (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 1 hour 17 mins
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