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Roots: A History Revealed
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directed by Anthony Giacchino, 1969-; produced by Sean Sakamoto, fl. 2005-2017, Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017 and Anthony Giacchino, 1969-, Time Travel Unlimited (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
A one hour, unblinking, and fact-filled look at the real history of slavery, as revealed in Roots. This documentary features leading historians unpacking the history behind Africa at the time of Kunte Kinte and the Middle Passage, slavery on plantations.
directed by Anthony Giacchino, 1969-; produced by Sean Sakamoto, fl. 2005-2017, Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017 and Anthony Giacchino, 1969-, Time Travel Unlimited (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
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Roots: A New Vision
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produced by Kim Ferraro, fl. 1991-2017 and Brian Huffman, fl. 2008-2017, A&E Television Networks (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
HISTORY's award-winning original specials explore the people, places, and events that have shaped who we are today. Whether offering in-depth perspective on ancient cultures, exploring geological wonders, or analyzing history's greatest military strategies, HISTORY specials provide an informative and entertaining...
produced by Kim Ferraro, fl. 1991-2017 and Brian Huffman, fl. 2008-2017, A&E Television Networks (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
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Circle Unbroken: A Gullah Journey From Africa To America
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directed by Clark Santee, fl. 1983-2014; produced by Ron Small, fl. 1989 (New York, NY: Soundview Media Partners, 2014), 55 mins
75% of all enslaved Africans coming to America came in through the ports of Charleston, Beaufort & the sea islands of South Carolina. This beautiful, picturesque tourist destination is the epicenter of the Gullah culture; the foundation of African American history. From the horrors of middle passage slave voyages...
directed by Clark Santee, fl. 1983-2014; produced by Ron Small, fl. 1989 (New York, NY: Soundview Media Partners, 2014), 55 mins
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The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1, The Black Atlantic: 1500-1800
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directed by Phil Bertelsen, fl. 1997-2013, Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017 and Jamila Wignot, fl. 2009-2014; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
'The Black Atlantic' explores the global experiences that created the African-American people. Beginning a century before the first documented '20-and-odd' slaves who arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, the episode portrays the earliest Africans, slave and free, who arrived on these shores. The transatlantic slave tra...
directed by Phil Bertelsen, fl. 1997-2013, Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017 and Jamila Wignot, fl. 2009-2014; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
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Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy that Shaped a Nation, Episode 1, Foreigners in Their Own Land
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directed by David Belton and Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013; produced by Nina Alvarez, fl. 2002-2013, Ray Telles, fl. 1989-2016, John J. Valadez, fl. 2003-2010 and Daniel McCabe, fl. 2014, WETA Productions, Bosch and Co. and Latino Public Broadcasting, in Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy that Shaped a Nation, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 52 mins
Survey the history and people from 1565-1880, as the first Spanish explorers enter North America, the U.S. expands into territories in the Southwest that had been home to Native Americans and English and Spanish colonies, and as the Mexican-American War strips Mexico of half its territories by 1848.
directed by David Belton and Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013; produced by Nina Alvarez, fl. 2002-2013, Ray Telles, fl. 1989-2016, John J. Valadez, fl. 2003-2010 and Daniel McCabe, fl. 2014, WETA Productions, Bosch and Co. and Latino Public Broadcasting, in Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy that Shaped a Nation, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 52 mins
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Wall Street, A Balanced Perspective, The Wall of Wall Street
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directed by Li Chencal, fl. 2012; produced by Yan Weiyi, fl. 2010 and Xu Wenguang, fl. 2010, in Wall Street, A Balanced Perspective (Privately Published, 2012), 34 mins
The name Wall Street evolved from the earliest history of North America. Back then, a wall stood as a protective boundary between the wealth of the Dutch Settlement of New Amsterdam and the Native Americans. It's a difficult challenge to find traces of that original wall from a time 400 years ago, especially in s...
directed by Li Chencal, fl. 2012; produced by Yan Weiyi, fl. 2010 and Xu Wenguang, fl. 2010, in Wall Street, A Balanced Perspective (Privately Published, 2012), 34 mins
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States, The States: Virginia, Ohio, Idaho, Alabama and North Dakota
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produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
Journey through the Old Dominion, Buckeye, Gem, Yellowhammer, and Peace Garden States! This program describes the unique characteristics of Virginia (birthplace of several U.S. presidents, Patrick Henry's "Liberty or Death" speech, Jamestown, Bacon's Rebellion, and the Pentagon); of Ohio (first professional baseba...
produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
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In Search of History, Frontier Doctors
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in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 41 mins
At each step in the march westward on the American frontier pioneers fought a cunning and ubiquitous enemy--disease and epidemics. There were wounds from knives and guns and no hospitals. To survive in the 18th and 19th centuries you had to find a doctor--or someone calling himself one. Meet the last defense again...
in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 41 mins
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Modern Marvels, 18, Ben Franklin Tech
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produced by Anthony Lacoues, in Modern Marvels, 18 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 43 mins
This documentary, produced by Anthony Lacoues, features Benjamin Franklin and his inventions.
produced by Anthony Lacoues, in Modern Marvels, 18 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 43 mins
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Part 1, USA, It's Our History, Part 1
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directed by Jean-Michel Meurice, 1938-; produced by Point du Jour International, Part 1 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2006), 50 mins
America has relied on its movie industry in order to spread its sense of values…in order to educate and integrate successive waves of immigrants from different cultural backgrounds. Hollywood brought to the screen major events, great men and mythical heroes of the American history. In a vast cinematic canvas of...
directed by Jean-Michel Meurice, 1938-; produced by Point du Jour International, Part 1 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2006), 50 mins
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