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First Civilizations, Episode 1, War
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directed by Tom Cebula, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Cebula, fl. 2009, Wall to Wall Media, Arte France and SBS Television, in First Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
Examine the process of “destructive creation” — the idea that fear, rivalry and conflict strengthen community bonds while stimulating an arms race of technological progress. The result is civilization. Ancient Mesoamerica exemplifies this development.
directed by Tom Cebula, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Cebula, fl. 2009, Wall to Wall Media, Arte France and SBS Television, in First Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Angel Wagenstein: Art is a Weapon
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directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins

"Every revolution is an adventure." - Angel Wagenstein.

As a teenager in wartime Bulgaria, Angel Wagenstein commanded a daredevil Jewish partisan brigade, surviving capture and torture by fascist police. When post-war dreams of a socialist utopia turned to dust, his films became a kind of covert resistance against...

directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
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L.A. Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later
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directed by Erik Parker, fl. 2014 and One9, fl. 2013; produced by Nora Donaghy, fl. 2005 and Wesley Jones, fl. 2000, Creature Films and Entertainment One (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
An original two-hour documentary marking the 25th anniversary of the infamous L.A. riots that reexamines the intense and life-changing events through the eyes of those who lived it.
directed by Erik Parker, fl. 2014 and One9, fl. 2013; produced by Nora Donaghy, fl. 2005 and Wesley Jones, fl. 2000, Creature Films and Entertainment One (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
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Frontline, Season 34, Episode 16, Iraq Uncovered
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directed by Patrick Wells Valenti, fl. 2008; presented by Ramita Navai, 1973-; produced by Mais Al-Bayaa, fl. 2016, Ramita Navai, 1973- and Patrick Wells Valenti, fl. 2008, Quicksilver Media and Channel Four Television, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 16 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
FRONTLINE investigates allegations of abuse of Sunni Muslim civilians by powerful Shia militias.
directed by Patrick Wells Valenti, fl. 2008; presented by Ramita Navai, 1973-; produced by Mais Al-Bayaa, fl. 2016, Ramita Navai, 1973- and Patrick Wells Valenti, fl. 2008, Quicksilver Media and Channel Four Television, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 16 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
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Ireland's Refugee Hotel
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directed by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005; produced by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005, Films of Record (London, England: TVF International, 2017), 45 mins
Two worlds meet when a small town in the Ireland becomes the new home for hundreds of Syrian asylum seekers, brought over from refugee camps in Greece. We follow the story of Ghassan, 20, newly arrived in Ireland after a two-year long journey from Syria. He, along with hundreds of other refugees will live in a for...
directed by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005; produced by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005, Films of Record (London, England: TVF International, 2017), 45 mins
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The LA Riots: 25 Years Later
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directed by Jenna Rosher, fl. 2003; produced by Matt Manders, fl. 2010, Nora Donaghy, fl. 2005, Wesley Jones, fl. 2000 and Jenna Rosher, fl. 2003, Creature Films and Entertainment One (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
Looks back at decades of racial injustice in Los Angeles leading up to April 29, 1992. The story is told through a variety of voices from citizens, council members, law enforcement, rescuers and even from those who committed crimes. The documentary provides a historical perspective through a contemporary lens draw...
directed by Jenna Rosher, fl. 2003; produced by Matt Manders, fl. 2010, Nora Donaghy, fl. 2005, Wesley Jones, fl. 2000 and Jenna Rosher, fl. 2003, Creature Films and Entertainment One (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
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A Nation Soars, Episode Three, Flight Path of Heroes
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directed by Bob Barrett, fl. 1986; produced by Neil Bregman, 1954- and Tim Joyce, fl. 1982, Royal Canadian Geographical Society, CPAC and Sound Venture, in A Nation Soars, Episode Three (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2017), 47 mins
The past and the present dramatically come together during the 100th Anniversary celebrations of the Battle of Vimy Ridge in Vimy, France. This program presents the epic journey of a squadron of former and active RCAF pilots and their replica FWW biplanes as they travel from British Columbia to France to participa...
directed by Bob Barrett, fl. 1986; produced by Neil Bregman, 1954- and Tim Joyce, fl. 1982, Royal Canadian Geographical Society, CPAC and Sound Venture, in A Nation Soars, Episode Three (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2017), 47 mins
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Near Normal Man
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directed by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015; produced by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015 (Eixample, 2017), 28 mins
How does a young person maintain resilience and humanity in the face of vicious racism, unspeakable violence and unfolding genocide? This is the story of Holocaust Survivor Ben Stern, as he explores the question that haunts: how did he emerge from overwhelming physical pain and psychological terror, determined to...
directed by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015; produced by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015 (Eixample, 2017), 28 mins
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The New Colossus
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directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991; interview by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2017), 32 mins
The New Colossus focuses on how the events of 9/11 intersect with the border/wall controversy between the United States and Mexico. Themes of national trauma, patriotism, anti-immigration and idealism infuse the film and serve as the basis for a game of chess with Robert Bonner. The first Commissioner of U.S. Cust...
directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991; interview by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2017), 32 mins
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Simantorekha = The Borderline
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directed by Tanvir Mokammel, 1955-; produced by Kino-Eye Films (Privately Published, 2017), 2 hours 24 mins
"The 1947 Partition haunts me. I’ve heard so many stories from my parents about the Partition days. The year 2017, is the 70th anniversary of the Partition of 1947. So I thought this may be an appropriate time to look back at that tragic part of our common history."
directed by Tanvir Mokammel, 1955-; produced by Kino-Eye Films (Privately Published, 2017), 2 hours 24 mins
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