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The Accidental Terrorist
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directed by Miki Mastrati; produced by Mette Heide and Helle Faber, Bastard Film (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2009), 40 mins
Cem is a young Turk living in western Europe. He is sick of being associated with terrorism just because other young Muslims around the world are blowing themselves and innocent people up in the name of God. Cem decides to find out what makes young Muslims so fanatical about religion, even when the western countr...
directed by Miki Mastrati; produced by Mette Heide and Helle Faber, Bastard Film (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2009), 40 mins
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Against My Will
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(Icarus Films, 2003), 50 mins
I wouldn't dream of trusting my family.' - AnitaIn Pakistan, many women who decide to leave abusive marriages are signing their own death warrants. They risk being disfigured or murdered by men who believe it is the only way to restore honor to the family. Authorities in Pakistan rarely respond to reports of honor...
(Icarus Films, 2003), 50 mins
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Baptist 1
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(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive), 2 mins
Baptist ceremony and singing in South Oropouche, Trinidad and Tobago.
(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive), 2 mins
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Billy Connolly's Big Send Off, Episode 1
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directed by Nicky Waltham, fl. 2011; presented by Billy Connolly, 1942-; produced by Mike Reilly, fl. 2007, Burning Bright Productions, in Billy Connolly's Big Send Off, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 46 mins
Comedian and Hollywood star Billy Connolly is a big fan of life. He’s effervescent, energized and inspired by it, but he’s also genuinely fascinated by the way we as humans treat death. The series follows the straight-talking Scot as he explores changing attitudes, beliefs and approaches towards death, while a...
directed by Nicky Waltham, fl. 2011; presented by Billy Connolly, 1942-; produced by Mike Reilly, fl. 2007, Burning Bright Productions, in Billy Connolly's Big Send Off, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 46 mins
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Billy Connolly's Big Send Off, Episode 2
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directed by Nicky Waltham, fl. 2011; presented by Billy Connolly, 1942-; produced by Mike Reilly, fl. 2007, Burning Bright Productions, in Billy Connolly's Big Send Off, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 46 mins
Comedian and Hollywood star Billy Connolly is a big fan of life. He’s effervescent, energized and inspired by it, but he’s also genuinely fascinated by the way we as humans treat death. The series follows the straight-talking Scot as he explores changing attitudes, beliefs and approaches towards death, while a...
directed by Nicky Waltham, fl. 2011; presented by Billy Connolly, 1942-; produced by Mike Reilly, fl. 2007, Burning Bright Productions, in Billy Connolly's Big Send Off, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 46 mins
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Burning of Holika
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produced by Banyan Productions (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1985), 16 mins
This video from Banyan includes: Sumatie Sabha Ramayan & Chowtal Group of Barrakpore play and sing Rahas Mandal Chowtal & Dance Group, Gopee Trace, Pena perform, singing and dancing Niala Maharaj interviews Satnarine Maharaj, Secretary General of Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha about the Burning of Holika Niala Mah...
produced by Banyan Productions (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1985), 16 mins
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Carnival King of Europe, The Gilles of La Louvière and the Chinels of Fosses-la-Ville
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directed by Michele Trentini, fl. 2015; produced by Museo degli usi e costumi della gente trentina, in Carnival King of Europe (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 9 mins
In the Catholic, French-speaking part of Belgium, monumental, all-encompassing masquerades take place in the middle of Lent.
directed by Michele Trentini, fl. 2015; produced by Museo degli usi e costumi della gente trentina, in Carnival King of Europe (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 9 mins
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Copa y Espada
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directed by Lourdes de los Santos, 1955-; produced by Francisco Álvarez, fl. 2015, Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industrias Cinematográficos (Cuba: Productora Internacional ICAIC, 2012), 53 mins

Una mirada sobre Santa Bárbara (Shangó) y su arraigo dentro de la población y la cultura cubana. El documental refleja todas las ceremonias celebradas en su honor durante los días 2, 3 y 4 de diciembre de cada año. Panorámica de una de las manifestaciones de la cultura popular tradicional, que nos enseña lo...

directed by Lourdes de los Santos, 1955-; produced by Francisco Álvarez, fl. 2015, Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industrias Cinematográficos (Cuba: Productora Internacional ICAIC, 2012), 53 mins
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The Cross and the Bodhi Tree: Two Christian Encounters With Buddhism
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written by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; directed by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; produced by David Channer, Clare Gartrell Davis and Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 43 mins
This fascinating film is about two unique individuals, a French Catholic priest and an English Protestant nun and the powerful influence of Buddhism on both of them. Father Francois Ponchaud, a published author, writes on Cambodian politics and history and speaks fluent Khmer with Cambodian villagers. Mother Rosem...
written by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; directed by Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001; produced by David Channer, Clare Gartrell Davis and Alan Channer, fl. 1986-2001 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 43 mins
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Dance of the Severed Head
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directed by Ajay Dubey, fl. 2009; presented by Karma Wangchuk; produced by Shubhra Ghosh, fl. 2013 (London, England: TVF International, 2015), 51 mins
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The spectacular 250 year old Gajon Folk Festival in Kurmun, India, culminates in a controversial dance with a decayed human head. For the first time ever, Karma Wangchuk, a filmmaker from Bhutan, has been granted access behind the scenes to find out more about this mysterious ritual. In honour of Lord Shiva, Gajon...
directed by Ajay Dubey, fl. 2009; presented by Karma Wangchuk; produced by Shubhra Ghosh, fl. 2013 (London, England: TVF International, 2015), 51 mins
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