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The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song, Episode 1
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directed by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999 and Christopher Bryson, fl. 1991; produced by Kevin Burke and Christopher Bryson, fl. 1991, WETA-TV, Inkwell Films and McGee Media, in The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 50 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of African American religion beginning with the trans-Atlantic slave trade and the extraordinary ways enslaved Africans preserved and adapted their faith practices from slavery to emancipation.
directed by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999 and Christopher Bryson, fl. 1991; produced by Kevin Burke and Christopher Bryson, fl. 1991, WETA-TV, Inkwell Films and McGee Media, in The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 50 mins
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The Blinding Sea
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directed by George Tombs, 1956-; produced by George Tombs, 1956- (Quebec (Province): Evidentia Films, 2020), 1 hour 48 mins
The Blinding Sea, a 108-minute high-definition film, explores the life and loves of Roald Amundsen (1872-1928), the most successful polar explorer of all time. The film portrays him not as a lone white hero of legend, but as a person who shared with the Inuit and Inupiat of Arctic Canada and Alaska as well as the...
directed by George Tombs, 1956-; produced by George Tombs, 1956- (Quebec (Province): Evidentia Films, 2020), 1 hour 48 mins
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The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 1, Art of Persia: Series 1, Episode 1
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directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Matthew Springford, fl. 2008 and Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 51 mins
Samira Ahmed gains unprecedented access to Iran to reveal how the Persian Empire was born.
directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Matthew Springford, fl. 2008 and Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 51 mins
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The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 2, Art of Persia: Series 1, Episode 2
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directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014 and Matthew Springford, fl. 2008, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 52 mins
Samira Ahmed tells the remarkable story of the clash between two powerful civilisations.
directed by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014; produced by Richard Downes, fl. 1993-2014 and Matthew Springford, fl. 2008, BBC Studios, in The Persians: A History of Iran, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 52 mins
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Royal History's Myths and Secrets, George IV and the Regency
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in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour 1 mins
Lucy Worsley investigates the lies told about six of Europe's Royal dynasties. Welcome to a past that's blood-soaked and fiendish, where treachery plays out in beautiful palaces and on nightmarish battlefields. This isn't the polished version of royal history we're used to. Travelling across Europe in search of th...
in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour 1 mins
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Royal History's Myths and Secrets, The Reformation
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in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour
Lucy Worsley investigates the lies told about six of Europe's Royal dynasties.Welcome to a past that's blood-soaked and fiendish, where treachery plays out in beautiful palaces and on nightmarish battlefields. This isn't the polished version of royal history we're used to. Travelling across Europe in search of the...
in Royal History's Myths and Secrets (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour
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Royal History's Myths and Secrets, Season 1 Episode 1, Elizabeth I: The Warrior Queen
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in Royal History's Myths and Secrets, Season 1 Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour 1 mins
Lucy Worsley investigates the lies told about six of Europe's Royal dynasties. Welcome to a past that's blood-soaked and fiendish, where treachery plays out in beautiful palaces and on nightmarish battlefields. This isn't the polished version of royal history we're used to. Travelling across Europe in search of th...
in Royal History's Myths and Secrets, Season 1 Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 1 hour 1 mins
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Partitions: A Transnational History of Twentieth-Century Territorial Separatism
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edited by Laura Robson and Arie M. Dubnov (Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 2019), 397 page(s)
Partition—the physical division of territory along ethno-religious lines into separate nation-states—is often presented as a successful political "solution" to ethnic conflict. In the twentieth century, at least three new political entities—the Irish Free State, the Dominions (later Republics) of India and P...
edited by Laura Robson and Arie M. Dubnov (Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 2019), 397 page(s)
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Of Kings And Paintings
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directed by Sara Nodjoumi, fl. 1997-2015; produced by Mehran Haghighi (Aliso Viejo, CA: Homa Films, 2019), 58 mins
OF KINGS AND PAINTINGS is a lavish history of the extraordinary art that was commissioned during the Qajar Dynasty (1785 - 1925) and an exploration of the world that created it. In interviews with history and art experts, the film explores this remarkable era in Iranian history that straddled the transition betwee...
directed by Sara Nodjoumi, fl. 1997-2015; produced by Mehran Haghighi (Aliso Viejo, CA: Homa Films, 2019), 58 mins
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Civilizations, Episode 1, The Second Moment of Creation
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directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
Examine the formative role of art and the creative imagination in the forging of humanity itself. Images and artifacts found in Africa, Asia, Europe, Australia and South America testify to the urge to develop civilizations.
directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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