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Women in the Military, Alene Duerk:  First Woman to Make Admiral
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directed by Eliciana Nascimento, fl. 2020; produced by Jesse Collier Sutterley, fl. 2020, Trevor Getz, fl. 2020 and Daniel Leonard Bernardi, fl. 2015, El Dorado Films, in Women in the Military (California: El Dorado Films, 2020), 9 mins
This short films tells the story of Alene B. Duerk, the first woman to earn the rank of Admiral in the U.S. Navy. Admiral Duerk served in World War II and during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. After retiring, she went on to deliver meals to the elderly before passing away in her late 90s.
directed by Eliciana Nascimento, fl. 2020; produced by Jesse Collier Sutterley, fl. 2020, Trevor Getz, fl. 2020 and Daniel Leonard Bernardi, fl. 2015, El Dorado Films, in Women in the Military (California: El Dorado Films, 2020), 9 mins
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Country Music, Episode 7, Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? (1973-1983)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 2 hours 20 mins
Defining country music is debated as never before, and the argument sparks a vibrant era. Dolly Parton crosses over to mainstream success. Willie Nelson finds creative freedom in Texas. Emmylou Harris influences a new generation of artists.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 2 hours 20 mins
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Country Music, Episode 8, Don’t Get Above Your Raisin’ (1984 –1996)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 55 mins
As country music’s popularity skyrockets, the genre confronts the question of whether it can also stay true to its roots. The success of the “New Traditionalists”—Reba McEntire, Randy Travis, the Judds, and Dwight Yoakam—suggests it can.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Dayton Duncan, fl. 1998-2012, Julie Dunfey, fl. 1999-2012 and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films, in Country Music, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 55 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 1, Grandparents and Other Strangers
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by CeCe Moore, fl. 2010 and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Andy Samberg and author George R. R. Martin answer family mysteries when DNA detective work uncovers branches of their family trees. The DNA analysis upends family history and reveals new relatives.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by CeCe Moore, fl. 2010 and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 8, Hard Times
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the family stories of filmmaker Michael Moore and actors Laura Linney and Chloë Sevigny—three people whose distant ancestors overcame great hardships in ways that resonate with their lives today.
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
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Frontline, Season 36, Episode 8, McCain
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directed by Michael Kirk, 1947-; produced by Michael Kirk, 1947-, Mike Wiser, fl. 2008-2016 and Jim Gilmore, fl. 1986-2016, Frontline (Television program) and Kirk Documentary Group, in Frontline, Season 36, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
McCain is an exploration of Senator John McCain's (R-Ariz.) complicated relationship with President Trump and the Republican Party, as well as his life and politics. Drawing on both new interviews and FRONTLINE’s deep archive of reporting, McCain traces the conservative standard-bearer’s motivations and his po...
directed by Michael Kirk, 1947-; produced by Michael Kirk, 1947-, Mike Wiser, fl. 2008-2016 and Jim Gilmore, fl. 1986-2016, Frontline (Television program) and Kirk Documentary Group, in Frontline, Season 36, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 31
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produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2018), 1 hour 28 mins
GS3101-Emma Gonzalez - March for Our Lives GS3102-Kristen Mink - Confronts Scott Pruitt GS3103-John McCain - Return to the Senate GS3104-Meghan McCain - Eulogy of John McCain GS3105-Fred Rogers - Address to Congress GS3106-Rev Curry - Royal Wedding GS3107-Ted Kennedy - Chappaquiddick
produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2018), 1 hour 28 mins
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Isaac Pope: The Spirit of An American Century
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directed by Rock Grant, fl. 2018; produced by Rock Grant, fl. 2018, Paula J. Caplan Productions (Paula J. Caplan Productions, 2018), 58 mins
This is the story of Isaac Pope - an African-American centenarian, grandson of slaves, son of sharecroppers, and unassuming WWII veteran and unsung hero of the civil rights and workers' rights movements. This film gives viewers an intimate view of 100 years of American history captured through Isaac Pope’s spell...
directed by Rock Grant, fl. 2018; produced by Rock Grant, fl. 2018, Paula J. Caplan Productions (Paula J. Caplan Productions, 2018), 58 mins
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Rise of the Wahine: Champions of Title IX
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directed by Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992; produced by Tiffany Taylor, fl. 2013, Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992 and Ryan Kalei Tsuji, fl. 2014, EarthSuit Media and Angel and Company (Hawaii: Rise of the Wahine, 2018), 1 hour 16 mins
In the years following the Civil Rights movement and the passage of Title IX in 1972, Dr. Donnis Thompson (a headstrong African-American female coach), Patsy Mink (the first Asian-American U.S. congresswoman), and Beth McLachlin (the team captain of a rag-tag female volleyball team), battle discrimination from the...
directed by Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992; produced by Tiffany Taylor, fl. 2013, Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992 and Ryan Kalei Tsuji, fl. 2014, EarthSuit Media and Angel and Company (Hawaii: Rise of the Wahine, 2018), 1 hour 16 mins
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They Called Me King Tiger: A Biography of the Chicano Malcolm X
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directed by Ángel Estrada Soto, fl. 2004; produced by Inti Cordera, 1969-, Liminal Films, La Maroma Productions, Foprocine and Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE) (New York, NY: Pragda, 2018), 1 hour 31 mins
Dubbed “King Tiger” and “the Malcolm X of the Chicano Movement,” Reies López Tijerina inspired Mexican-American college students of the late 1960s and early 1970s to start the Chicano Civil Rights Movement that stressed ethnic pride, ethnic studies, and opposition to police brutality. The Chicano movement...
directed by Ángel Estrada Soto, fl. 2004; produced by Inti Cordera, 1969-, Liminal Films, La Maroma Productions, Foprocine and Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE) (New York, NY: Pragda, 2018), 1 hour 31 mins
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