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Tell Them We Are Rising
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directed by Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999, Cyndee Readdean, fl. 2004, Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2017), 1 hour 22 mins
A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries - and path of promise toward the American dream - Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for more than 150 years. For the first time e...
directed by Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999, Cyndee Readdean, fl. 2004, Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2017), 1 hour 22 mins
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Jerry Lewis: The Man Behind the Clown
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directed by Gregory Monro, 1975-; produced by Ian Ayres, 1950- and Eric Ellena, 1950-, Lowlands Media, L'Institut National de l'Audiovisuel, Paris, France, Inkwell Films, French Connection Films and Arte France (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2016), 1 hour 1 mins
Since the early days, Jerry Lewis – in the line of Chaplin, Keaton and Laurel – had the masses laughing with his visual gags, pantomime sketches and signature slapstick humor. Yet Lewis was far more than just a clown. He was also a groundbreaking filmmaker whose unquenchable curiosity led him to write, produce...
directed by Gregory Monro, 1975-; produced by Ian Ayres, 1950- and Eric Ellena, 1950-, Lowlands Media, L'Institut National de l'Audiovisuel, Paris, France, Inkwell Films, French Connection Films and Arte France (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2016), 1 hour 1 mins
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The Bomb
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directed by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984; produced by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984, Lone Wolf Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2015), 1 hour 55 mins
The Bomb tells the story of the most powerful and destructive device ever invented. Learn how humans harnessed this incredible power and what challenges we have faced living with it since 1945. With newly restored footage of nuclear weaponry, some of which has only recently been declassified, go behind the scenes...
directed by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984; produced by Rushmore DeNooyer and Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984, Lone Wolf Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2015), 1 hour 55 mins
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Dirt and Deeds in Mississippi
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directed by David Shulman; produced by David Shulman, Charlyne Haynes, fl. 2015 and Doris Derby, Thunk It Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
Dirt And Deeds In Mississippi uncovers the largely unknown and pivotal role played by Black landowning families in the deep South who controlled over a million acres in the 1960s. They were prepared to put their land and their lives on the line in the fight for racial equality and the right to vote in America’s...
directed by David Shulman; produced by David Shulman, Charlyne Haynes, fl. 2015 and Doris Derby, Thunk It Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
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In Their Own Words, Queen Elizabeth II
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produced by Julee Margulies Metz, fl. 1999-2016 and John Foy, 1967-, in In Their Own Words (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2015), 55 mins
Journey into the six decade reign of one of the world's most influential women. Follow Queen Elizabeth II's remarkable life, from her youth--when few expected she'd ever wear the crown--to her uncle Edward VIII's stunning abdication, and her father's subsequent coronation as King George VI. Witness her experiences...
produced by Julee Margulies Metz, fl. 1999-2016 and John Foy, 1967-, in In Their Own Words (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2015), 55 mins
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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 3, Civil Rights
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directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017 and Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment; interview by Henry Rollins, 1961-, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins

In "10 Things You Don't Know About," punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...

directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017 and Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment; interview by Henry Rollins, 1961-, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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The Fidel Castro Tapes
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directed by Tom Jennings, 1961-; produced by Liza Maddrey, fl. 2005-2014, 1895 Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2014), 55 mins
In 1959, Fidel Castro rose to power in Cuba. He has been one of the most controversial figures in the world ever since. This is the story of the Cuban dictator's turbulent career, told in part through media reports, rare images and recordings.
directed by Tom Jennings, 1961-; produced by Liza Maddrey, fl. 2005-2014, 1895 Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2014), 55 mins
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Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 8
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produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2014), 1 hour 56 mins
For over 25 years, The Great Speeches Video Series has proved an invaluable instructional tool for Speech Communicators. This video compiles five speeches: Bishop Fulton J. Sheen's "Communism and America" speech; John F. Kennedy's "I Am a Berliner" speech; Harry S. Truman's "Whistlestop" speech; Ann Richards' 1988...
produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2014), 1 hour 56 mins
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The Italian Americans, Episode 4, The American Dream: 1945-Today
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produced by Muriel Soenens, fl. 1995-2015 and Julia Marchesi, fl. 2005-2015, WETA Productions and Ark Media, in The Italian Americans, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2014), 54 mins
Consider if the specter of organized crime may always plague Italian Americans, despite assimilation.
produced by Muriel Soenens, fl. 1995-2015 and Julia Marchesi, fl. 2005-2015, WETA Productions and Ark Media, in The Italian Americans, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2014), 54 mins
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Mr. Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP
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produced by Mick Caouette, fl. 1998-2010, South Hill Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2014), 57 mins
Civil rights attorney Thurgood Marshall’s triumph in the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision to desegregate America’s public schools completed the final leg of an heroic journey to end legal segregation. For 20 years, during wartime and the Depression, Marshall had traveled hundreds of thou...
produced by Mick Caouette, fl. 1998-2010, South Hill Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2014), 57 mins
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