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Afterlife
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(Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 51 mins
Death is one of life’s certainties and the one thing we all have in common. But what happens after we die? 'Afterlife' takes us on a fascinating trip into the remote villages and urban jungles of Asia, exploring old and new ways of ritualising death and celebrating the afterlife with traditions that have existed...
(Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 51 mins
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Ancient Greece
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produced by Daniel J. Helfer, fl. 2012 (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2012), 5 hours 10 mins
Embark on this gripping journey through thousands of years of Greek history. Ancient Greece is one of the most vital topics in history, and its influence is undeniable on Western philosophy, theology, and civilization. Now, you can discover the fascinating legacy of ancient Greece through entertaining and enlighte...
produced by Daniel J. Helfer, fl. 2012 (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2012), 5 hours 10 mins
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Angkor Wat
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
A story about the temples at Angkor.
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
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Another Pakistan
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directed by Nigel Jay; produced by Nigel Jay (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour
This is a Pakistan the rest of the world never sees: colourful, musical and vibrant. Another Pakistan takes a different look at a country widely perceived as backward, dangerous and a hotbed for terrorism, driven by Islamic fundamentalism at odds with the modern age. British Pakistani businesswoman Nighat Awan f...
directed by Nigel Jay; produced by Nigel Jay (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour
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Arabs, a Living History, 5, New Knowledge for Old
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directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 51 mins
The oil-generated wealth of the past twenty years has transformed Kuwait, once a small community of traders, fishermen and pearl divers into a thriving modern city-state. It's a place to which scholars and scientists now come to share in the new technological opportunities.
directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 51 mins
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Arabs, a Living History, 7, Shadow of the West
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directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 7 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
Its main focus is on the plight of the Palestinians which can be seen as the most enduring residue of the modern encounter between the Arabs and the West. Edward Said traces the course of European involvement with the Near East via the Crusades to Napoleon's campaign in Egypt and the French and English entrepreneu...
directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 7 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
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Arabs, a Living History, 9, Family Ties
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directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 9 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 53 mins
This film is centered around the mother of a large extended family of Jordanians living in Amman. We meet women who have different views of the traditional role of wives and mothers, a Tunisian girl who longs to find her own apartment, and a Jordanian woman who is a commercial pilot flying jets.
directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 9 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 53 mins
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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 2, The Far East
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 48 mins
Pete observes a purification ritual during the Shinto Oto Matsuri fire festival and finds out how war helped to create the biggest church in the world. Pete encounters the exotic and inscrutable religions of the Far East, from anarchic Buddhist Naked Man and Shinto Fire festivals in Japan to enlightening Taoist mo...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 48 mins
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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 4, The Middle East
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
In this moving and at times disturbing film, Pete travels throughout the Middle East encountering Whirling Dervishes, folk religion of the Alevis and more. Peter Owen Jones explores the roots of religious conflict in the Middle East. His month-long journey starts in Jerusalem with sites sacred to three of the worl...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 6, The Indian Subcontinent
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
Pete explores Karma in a Tibetan Buddhist monastery high in the mountains and attends the 300th anniversary of a Sikh guru. Pete travels from the Nepalese Himalayas to the south of India to make sense of the mystery of Indian religions. He finds out about the transmigration of the soul, karma, the pantheon of gods...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
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