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Afraid of Dark: Exploring Black Masculinity
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directed by Mya B., fl. 2004; produced by Mya B., fl. 2004, Shoot Films, Not People (Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
Afraid of Dark, is a wonderfully insightful and entertaining, yet remarkably serious, documentary about Black men. This documentary, aims to destroy the misconceptions and stereotypes about black men that have often cost black men their lives by offering a genuine look at them from my eyes to the outside world, re...
directed by Mya B., fl. 2004; produced by Mya B., fl. 2004, Shoot Films, Not People (Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
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African American Children and Families in Child Welfare
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written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
This text proposes corrective action to improve the institutional care of African American children and their families, calling attention to the specific needs of this population and the historical, social, and political factors that have shaped its experience within the child welfare system. The authors critique...
written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
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African Americans and Depression: Signs, Awareness, Treatment, and Interventions
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presented by Pamela P. Martin, fl. 2011, Lani V. Jones, fl. 2009 and Julia F. Hastings, fl. 2008 (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 132 page(s)
Depression does not discriminate, and yet the ways in which people and communities view and react to depression differ. The unique experiences of African Americans are often taken into account when examining other topics of interest, but mental health in general is often overlooked. African Americans and Depressio...
presented by Pamela P. Martin, fl. 2011, Lani V. Jones, fl. 2009 and Julia F. Hastings, fl. 2008 (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 132 page(s)
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Alienated: Undocumented Immigrant Youth
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produced by Adam Gutierrez, fl. 2005, YO-TV and Educational Video Center (New York, NY: Educational Video Center, 2005), 28 mins
Alienated gives voice to undocumented youth immigrants facing the challenges of life after high school with no options for legalized work or college. Through interviews with legal counselors, youth service providers, and activitsts on both sides of the immigration debate, Alienated examines what it means to be you...
produced by Adam Gutierrez, fl. 2005, YO-TV and Educational Video Center (New York, NY: Educational Video Center, 2005), 28 mins
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I Am Kuba
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directed by Åse Svenheim Drivenes, fl. 2015; produced by Tone Grøttjord-Glenne, Edward Porembny, fl. 1989 and Anita Rehoff Larsen, fl. 2012, Sant & Usant (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2015), 58 mins
When the family business goes bankrupt, Kuba and MikoÅ‚aj's parents are forced to leave Poland to find work abroad. "I am Kuba" is a coming - of - age film about the twelve - year - old Kuba who must take care of his eight - year - old brother while his parents are away. As times goes by, Kuba becomes a teena...
directed by Åse Svenheim Drivenes, fl. 2015; produced by Tone Grøttjord-Glenne, Edward Porembny, fl. 1989 and Anita Rehoff Larsen, fl. 2012, Sant & Usant (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2015), 58 mins
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American Drug War 2: Cannabis Destiny
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directed by Kevin Booth, 1961-; produced by Kevin Booth, 1961-, Lauren Traitz, fl. 2013, Nick Murphy, fl. 1999-2016, Dave Zamanski, fl. 2013, Julia Johnson, 1982- and Vaedynn Erlandson, fl. 2013, Sacred Cow Productions, Patterson Productions and S. C. P. Enterprises (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2012), 1 hour 30 mins
From the frontlines of the battle to legalize marijuana comes “American Drug War 2: Cannabis Destiny”. The November 2012 elections saw pot being fully legalized in two states. Meanwhile, thousands of Americans in places like Texas and Florida continue to be arrested. The film asks the question on every pot smo...
directed by Kevin Booth, 1961-; produced by Kevin Booth, 1961-, Lauren Traitz, fl. 2013, Nick Murphy, fl. 1999-2016, Dave Zamanski, fl. 2013, Julia Johnson, 1982- and Vaedynn Erlandson, fl. 2013, Sacred Cow Productions, Patterson Productions and S. C. P. Enterprises (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2012), 1 hour 30 mins
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The American Nurse
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directed by Carolyn Jones, 1957-; produced by Carolyn Jones, 1957-, Carolyn Jones Productions (New York, NY: DigiNext Films, 2013), 1 hour 19 mins

The American Nurse explores some of the biggest issues facing America - aging, war, poverty, prisons - through the work and lives of five nurses. It is a documentary that will change how we think about nurses and how we wrestle with the challenges of healing America.

Jason Short drives up a creek to reach a home-b...

directed by Carolyn Jones, 1957-; produced by Carolyn Jones, 1957-, Carolyn Jones Productions (New York, NY: DigiNext Films, 2013), 1 hour 19 mins
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Angelo Unwritten
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directed by Alice Stone, fl. 1995; produced by Alice Stone, fl. 1995, Filkela Films (Privately Published, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
Pulsing to the beats of Angelo's original raps, Angelo Unwritten is an intimate portrait of a troubled yet gifted young man's journey through foster care. He stumbles toward adulthood, drops out of school and into trouble with the law. But his foster parents never give up on him, even as he pushes them away
directed by Alice Stone, fl. 1995; produced by Alice Stone, fl. 1995, Filkela Films (Privately Published, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
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Angels in the Dust
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(Ro*Co Films), 1 hour 35 mins
Angels In the Dust is the inspiring story of Marion Cloete, a university-trained therapist who— with her husband and two daughters—fearlessly walked away from a privileged life in a wealthy Johannesburg suburb to establish Boikarabelo (formerly Botshabelo), an extraordinary village and school that provide shel...
(Ro*Co Films), 1 hour 35 mins
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Are the Keys in the Freezer?: An Advocate's Guide for Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
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written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
Are the Keys in the Freezer? is an artful blend of practical advice and the compelling story of a family's search for the right care for their mother with dementia. This well-researched book is a must-read for families in the US looking for resources and ideas about care facilities, hospices, finances and costs of...
written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
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