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Breaking Big, Episode 12, Carmen Yulin Cruz
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
No one looks for a disaster to cement their own legacy. But when Puerto Rico was slammed by a catastrophic hurricane and the U.S. Government was slow to respond, Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan stood up and fought back. Watch as she goes from humble civic leader to become the heroic voice of her struggling is...
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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PBS NewsHour, How ‘The Incarceration Capital of America’ Embraced Criminal Justice Reform 
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presented by William Brangham, 1968-; produced by Frank Carlson, fl. 2012, Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 11 mins
For decades, the state of Louisiana has been known as the incarceration capital of America. But over the past year, the state has been trying to shed that reputation with new reforms that decrease the prison population and save money. William Brangham went to find how it's playing out for former prisoners, in a st...
presented by William Brangham, 1968-; produced by Frank Carlson, fl. 2012, Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 11 mins
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Democracy Through the Looking Glass
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directed by Kevin Bowe, fl. 2017; produced by Kevin Bowe, fl. 2017, Story Crafters (West Newbury, MA: Cook Bowe Communications, 2017), 1 hour 16 mins
This film addresses the universal problems about media and politics that frustrate people from all ideological viewpoints. “Democracy Through the Looking Glass” covers the national conversation around the 2016 presidential election, rather than focusing on the daily sound bites or sniping between campaigns. T...
directed by Kevin Bowe, fl. 2017; produced by Kevin Bowe, fl. 2017, Story Crafters (West Newbury, MA: Cook Bowe Communications, 2017), 1 hour 16 mins
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From Flint: Voices of a Poisoned City
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directed by Elise Cunklin, fl. 2015; produced by Liv Larsen, fl. 2015 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2017), 25 mins
From Flint goes beyond the news headlines to spotlight the impact of the devastating water contamination crisis on the people of Flint, Michigan. The film highlights the stories of residents who were personally injured, along with the work of local organizations and individuals that rallied to support them. Flint...
directed by Elise Cunklin, fl. 2015; produced by Liv Larsen, fl. 2015 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2017), 25 mins
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Frontline, Season 35, Episode 5, Divided States of America: Part One
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directed by Michael Kirk, 1947-; produced by Gabrielle Schonder, fl. 2008-2015, Jim Gilmore, fl. 1986-2016, Philip Bennett, fl. 1982, Mike Wiser, fl. 2008-2016 and Michael Kirk, 1947-, Frontline (Television program) and Kirk Documentary Group, in Frontline, Season 35, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 53 mins
FRONTLINE investigates the partisanship that gridlocked Washington in the Obama era, and the polarized America that Donald Trump inherits as president.
directed by Michael Kirk, 1947-; produced by Gabrielle Schonder, fl. 2008-2015, Jim Gilmore, fl. 1986-2016, Philip Bennett, fl. 1982, Mike Wiser, fl. 2008-2016 and Michael Kirk, 1947-, Frontline (Television program) and Kirk Documentary Group, in Frontline, Season 35, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 53 mins
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Frontline, Season 35, Episode 6, Divided States of America: Part Two
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directed by Michael Kirk, 1947-; produced by Gabrielle Schonder, fl. 2008-2015, Jim Gilmore, fl. 1986-2016, Philip Bennett, fl. 1982, Mike Wiser, fl. 2008-2016 and Michael Kirk, 1947-, Frontline (Television program) and Kirk Documentary Group, in Frontline, Season 35, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 53 mins
FRONTLINE investigates the partisanship that gridlocked Washington in the Obama era, and the polarized America that Donald Trump inherits as president.
directed by Michael Kirk, 1947-; produced by Gabrielle Schonder, fl. 2008-2015, Jim Gilmore, fl. 1986-2016, Philip Bennett, fl. 1982, Mike Wiser, fl. 2008-2016 and Michael Kirk, 1947-, Frontline (Television program) and Kirk Documentary Group, in Frontline, Season 35, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 53 mins
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Frontline, Season 35, Episode 9, Out of Gitmo / Forever Prison
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directed by James Jacoby, fl. 2004-2015; produced by James Jacoby, fl. 2004-2015, Bonnie Bertram, fl. 2013 and Kevin Vargas, fl. 2002-2017, Frontline (Television program), NPR, Left/Right, Retro Report and WGBH-FM Radio, in Frontline, Season 35, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
FRONTLINE and NPR examine the struggle over freeing prisoners once deemed international terrorists. Also in this two-part hour: “Forever Prison,” a collaboration with Retro Report exploring the untold history of the Guantanamo Bay prison.
directed by James Jacoby, fl. 2004-2015; produced by James Jacoby, fl. 2004-2015, Bonnie Bertram, fl. 2013 and Kevin Vargas, fl. 2002-2017, Frontline (Television program), NPR, Left/Right, Retro Report and WGBH-FM Radio, in Frontline, Season 35, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
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The Talk: Race in America
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directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; produced by Julie Anderson, Thirteen Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 55 mins
The Talk – Race in America is a two-hour film about “the talk” that parents have with their children of color (primarily boys) to teach them how to act around the police in order to remain safe.
directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; produced by Julie Anderson, Thirteen Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 55 mins
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VA: The Human Cost of War
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directed by Ric Burns, 1955-; produced by Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013 and Bonnie Lafave, fl. 2008-2017, Steeplechase Films and LP LIFE Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 57 mins
VA: The Human Cost of War takes a broad look at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs— examining the organization’s history, leadership, structure, funding and relationship to veterans. The film chronicles, in depth and often in wrenching detail, the workings of this crucial but at times beleaguered American...
directed by Ric Burns, 1955-; produced by Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013 and Bonnie Lafave, fl. 2008-2017, Steeplechase Films and LP LIFE Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 57 mins
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9/11: Truth, Lies and Conspiracies
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directed by Nick London, fl. 1999; produced by Nick London, fl. 1999, Blakeway (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 46 mins
Ever since the attacks on America in September 2001, conspiracy theories – some credible, others less so – have persisted about what actually took place. Fifteen years after 9/11, this documentary takes a look at some of the theories surrounding the attacks and investigates whether information is still being h...
directed by Nick London, fl. 1999; produced by Nick London, fl. 1999, Blakeway (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 46 mins
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