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An Act of Faith
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(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins

Lillian Cingo has one great luxury in her life -- a mini whirlpool to soak her sore feet. It's a small self-indulgence for a woman who spends all day on her feet, from dawn to dusk. Lillian's job is, literally, to keep her hospital on track. She's the manager of the Phelophepa health train that spends nine months...

(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins
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Addiction Incorporated
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(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 1 hour 15 mins

ADDICTION INCORPORATED tells the true story of how former Philip Morris scientist Victor DeNoble's unexpected discovery of an addiction ingredient in tobacco led to more addictive cigarettes, and how his Congressional testimony forever changed how tobacco is sold and marketed. The public revelation of long-held to...

(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 1 hour 15 mins
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After Silence
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(Bullfrog Films), 30 mins

This film poses the question 'What does it mean to be an American in a time of uncertainty and fear?' The subject area is the fragile nature of civil rights, and it explores the Japanese-American internment through the lens of 9/11.
As a child, Dr. Frank Kitamoto and his family lived on Bainbridge Island, WA, whe...

(Bullfrog Films), 30 mins
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All Different, All Equal
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(Bullfrog Films), 25 mins
This video looks at progress in achieving greater equality for women--five years after the Beijing Conference on Women. Government delegations in Beijing pledged themselves to tackle increasing violence against women. But in South Africa, the police and judiciary still don't regard rape and domestic violence as se...
(Bullfrog Films), 25 mins
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The Allergy Fix
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(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 44 mins

Why is there such an alarming increase in the number of children with food allergies?

THE ALLERGY FIX explores the science behind the surge in childhood food allergies over the last twenty years. More than three times as many children have food allergies now than twenty years ago. And one out of every three childr...

(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 44 mins
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The Amahs of Hong Kong
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(Bullfrog Films, 1996), 11 mins

This film explores the lives of Filipino maids in Hong Kong. Forced by mass poverty and continuing economic crisis to leave their families and homeland behind, the amahs send 70-85% of their earnings back to the Philippines. The women often suffer horrific abuse from their employers, and the sacrifices they make a...

(Bullfrog Films, 1996), 11 mins
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America's Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie
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(Bullfrog Films, 2006), 57 mins

AMERICA'S LOST LANDSCAPE: THE TALLGRASS PRAIRIE tells the rich and complex story of one of the most astonishing alterations of nature in human history.

Prior to Euro-American settlement in the 1820s, one of the major landscape features of North America was 240 million acres of tallgrass prairie. But between 1830 a...

(Bullfrog Films, 2006), 57 mins
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The Antibiotic Hunters
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(Bullfrog Films), 44 mins
"Increasing resistance to antibiotics has been called the most pressing global health problem of our time. Medical experts are predicting a post-antibiotic era"" in which people will die of infections easily treated just a few years ago -- unless we find more of these miracle drugs. THE ANTIBIOTIC HUNTERS follow...
(Bullfrog Films), 44 mins
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Argentina: Hope in Hard Times
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(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 15 mins
Que se vayan todos!' Chants echo off the skyscrapers, burst through the plazas, and clamor down the streets of Buenos Aires. 'Throw them all out!' shout legions of frustrated Argentine housewives, students and lawyers, weaving their way through the city one summer evening, banging on pots and pans.What would you d...
(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 15 mins
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At the End of a Gun
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(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins
Druki Martenstyne's son Jason died in September 1995. Her husband, Cedric, went missing in January 1996. 'I know the pain,' she says. 'I've suffered my son dying, and that we can accept -- we can move on and go back to our memories. But not knowing is something very, very difficult. Some people say they have seen...
(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins
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