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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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Arabs, a Living History, 8, Building a Nation
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directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
Since its independence in 1962, Algeria is in the process of industrializing. Follow its effect upon a traditional farm and peasant-based economy, and upon the quality of day to day life as services and facilities have tried to keep pace with the rush to the cities.
directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 8, Europe
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 53 mins
Returning to his home continent, Pete finds a number of unexpected rituals and sects, including underground New Age temples in Italy and shamans in Norway. Pete ends his religious odyssey in Europe, his home continent, where he discovers a series of unexpected and surprising rituals and sects: huge underground New...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 53 mins
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Beauty of Books, Episode 2, Medieval Masterpieces
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directed by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Books, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 29 mins
From philosophy, religion, art, science, politics and the rise of ideologies all the way through to fantastical fictions, books have enabled new ideas to reach eager audiences across the globe. However, they are not simply conveyors of story, knowledge and belief. Some of the most important books in the world are...
directed by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Books, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 29 mins
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Bread Over the Fence
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directed by Stephan Komandarev, 1966-; produced by Stefan Kitanov, RFF International (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 59 mins
The sleepy Bulgarian villages of Pokrovan and Bardarski Geran seem the perfect models of tranquility. Bread is baked daily, farmers tend their land and age-old traditions are adhered to. But a few decades ago the situation was completely different. Catholics were harassed by their Orthodox neighbours and persecute...
directed by Stephan Komandarev, 1966-; produced by Stefan Kitanov, RFF International (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 59 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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Catholicism At the Crossroads
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written by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006; directed by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2014), 1 hour 16 mins
After the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI – an unprecedented event in modern times - a non-European has been elected for the first time: Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio from Argentina. The newly elected Pope is fully aware of the challenges awaiting him and conceded: 'They came to find me at the end of the world...
written by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006; directed by Alberto Marquardt and Laurence Jourdan, fl. 2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2014), 1 hour 16 mins
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Correspondent Europe, Episode 3, Our Faith, Episode 3
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presented by David Akerman; produced by David Akerman, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent Europe, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 17 mins
Edward Stourton investigates Satanism behind Polish deaths.
presented by David Akerman; produced by David Akerman, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent Europe, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 17 mins
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The Council of Trent: Answering the Reformation and Reforming the Church
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produced by Daniel J. Helfer, fl. 2012 (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2012), 5 hours 7 mins
What really happened at the Council of Trent? As renowned historian Fr. John O' Malley demonstrates, the reality of Trent differs radically from how you probably conceive it. In this course, you will discover the Council's colorful history and wide-reaching cultural influence. By examining its contributions to doc...
produced by Daniel J. Helfer, fl. 2012 (Rockville, MD: Now You Know Media, 2012), 5 hours 7 mins
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Pilgrimages of Europe, Croagh Patrick, Ireland
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directed by Joep Krynen; produced by Ruud van Bruegel, in Pilgrimages of Europe (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 1995), 28 mins
In the 4th century A.D. the monk Patrick traveled to pagan Ireland with a personal mission to convert the Irish to Christianity. Patrick won the population over by integrating venerated pagan symbols, like the sun, into the Christian faith. Croagh Patrick, a mountain on Ireland's wild western coast, is such a symb...
directed by Joep Krynen; produced by Ruud van Bruegel, in Pilgrimages of Europe (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 1995), 28 mins
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