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Spirit of Democracy, A European Invention
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directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
Democracy is not an invention. It is a process that provides mankind with a sound foundation for peaceful coexistence in every aspect of life. Universal democracy is also a must if we are to survive. But its' history has been brief.
directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
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Spirit of Democracy, The Meaning Of Democracy
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directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 30 mins
The world is changing at unprecedented speed. The European Union (EU) is but one example. The nation on which it is modeled, the United States of America, was formed as early as the eighteenth century and evolved into a democratic and great power. Many people still regard the USA as the flagship of democracy, whil...
directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 30 mins
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Spirit of Democracy, Beyond The Nation State
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directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
We know that democracy has to change, as does Nature herself, by evolution that in years to come is to exercise control over the air, forests and water. The international agreement, known as Agenda 21, was the first democratic resolution designed to ensure the survival of our planet. As for democracy at large, all...
directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 29 mins
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Up for Debate
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directed by Liz Mermin; composed by Nick Fyffe, 1972-; produced by Liz Mermin (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2010), 1 hour
In September 2008, five teenagers, a Qatari, an Iraqi, a Syrian-Armenian, a Pakistani, and an Iranian, journeyed from the Middle East to Washington, DC to join teens from around the world in an intensely competitive annual ritual: the World School Debating Championships. Well aware that their region is associated,...
directed by Liz Mermin; composed by Nick Fyffe, 1972-; produced by Liz Mermin (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2010), 1 hour
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Fight for Oil, 1, Fight for Oil, Part 1
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directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 54 mins
Part 1 chronicles the discovery of oil in Persia in 1908; the tumultuous claims placed on Middle East territories and conclude with the British being sent home from Iran in the 1950s. This episode explores the sphere of interest, power politics, oil's role in both World Wars, American influence, the Saudi empire,...
directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 54 mins
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Palestine
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directed by Matthew Hall; composed by Paul Farrer, 1973-; produced by Matthew Hall and Mark Brightman (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 53 mins
This documentary examines the ways in which the history of Palestine has been shaped by the governments of other countries. After failing to provide either the homeland promised to the Jews or the independent and unified nation promised to the Arabs during World War 1, Britain in 1948 abandoned its Palestinian man...
directed by Matthew Hall; composed by Paul Farrer, 1973-; produced by Matthew Hall and Mark Brightman (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 53 mins
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Spirit of Democracy, Enemies Of Democracy
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directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 28 mins
The unspoiled natural surroundings of the border region between Sweden and Norway, and their peace were threatened by a projected firing range. Publicly minded citizens on both sides of the frontier joined forces and convinced the Norwegian government to rescind its decision. But there are regimes that clamp down...
directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 28 mins
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Spirit of Democracy, Revolution And After
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directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 30 mins
As mass media reach continues to grow, revolution is rife. The twentieth century saw two major revolutions in Eastern Europe alone. The power of one-party states in Europe collapsed along with the "Wall," and the eyes of the world have turned to the Far East. Interest is now focused on China's ambitious Agenda 21....
directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 30 mins
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Spirit of Democracy, The South African Experience
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directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Bengt Jonson, Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 30 mins
Today, the African continent supports a wide range of both democratic and undemocratic societies. In many places democracy has fallen victim to poverty. But the advent of Nelson Mandela and South Africa's about-face has combined to prove that democracy can triumph.
directed by Bengt Jonson; composed by Ragnar Bjerkreim, 1958-; produced by Bengt Jonson, Sebra-Film, in Spirit of Democracy (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2000), 30 mins
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Warwick History, The English Civil War
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in Warwick History (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 37 mins
Why and how the war broke out. Sequences of reenactments of the Civil War filmed among the remains of great houses and fortified dwellings bring this conflict vividly to life. Why did it last so long?
in Warwick History (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 37 mins
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