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The Angry Heart
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directed by Jay Fedigan; produced by Jay Fedigan (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2001), 57 mins
African-Americans die from heart disease at disproportionately higher rates than white Americans, yet many in this community are painfully unaware of the scope of the problem. The Angry Heart spotlights this modern epidemic through the story of 45-year-old Keith Hartgrove, who has already experienced two heart att...
directed by Jay Fedigan; produced by Jay Fedigan (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2001), 57 mins
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Boy In The World
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(Fanlight Productions, 2007), 44 mins

For many three and four-year-olds, learning how to live in the world begins in a preschool classroom. Children with developmental disabilities are no exception. This intimate documentary follows four-year-old Ronen, a young boy with Down syndrome, who attends a fully inclusive early childhood education center. Thr...

(Fanlight Productions, 2007), 44 mins
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A Chance to Grow
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directed by Claire Marie Panke; produced by Claire Marie Panke (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2000), 53 mins
In this remarkable documentary, an experienced nurse gives viewers a special perspective on what infants, parents and staff go through in the newborn intensive care unit, or NICU. Within this unique world, critically ill and premature infants receive a level of high-tech care never before possible. But often lost...
directed by Claire Marie Panke; produced by Claire Marie Panke (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2000), 53 mins
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Crystal Fear, Crystal Clear
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produced by Eva Wunderman and Patti Poskitt (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2005), 44 mins
Methamphetamine, or "crystal meth" as it is sometimes known, is the third most abused street drug in the world, and has become the drug of choice for teenagers in small towns across North America. Highly addictive, cheap, and easy to get, meth is also an incredibly dangerous drug that can cause psychosis, permanen...
produced by Eva Wunderman and Patti Poskitt (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2005), 44 mins
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Encounters with Grief
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produced by Charles C. Fauvre (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1992), 14 mins
A mother who lost her teenaged son, a woman widowed in her sixties, and a man whose wife died at fifty-two discuss the emotional upheaval that followed. In this moving and provocative documentary, they explore both the individuality and the commonality of grief, and offer moving perspectives on the process of reco...
produced by Charles C. Fauvre (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1992), 14 mins
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Epilepsy: The Untold Stories
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produced by Mark Brown, 1962- and Paul James Joseph (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 28 mins
People often think of epileptic seizures as characterized by loss of consciousness and convulsions. These grand mal seizures actually occur in only 39-50% of people with epilepsy. Equally common, but much less well understood, are complex partial seizures, which can occur in a variety of ways, from altering consci...
produced by Mark Brown, 1962- and Paul James Joseph (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1993), 28 mins
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Famous 4A
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directed by Mike Attie; produced by Mike Attie (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2009), 19 mins
Meet veterans Edward, John, Henry, Angel and George, residents of "Famous 4A," the hospice unit at Palo Alto Hospice Care Center in California. With an astute sensitivity for his surroundings, director Mike Attie captures the rhythms of hospice life where caring and patient hospital staff attend to one goal, "...
directed by Mike Attie; produced by Mike Attie (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2009), 19 mins
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Focus
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directed by Anthony Levenson, fl. 2003 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2003), 7 mins
Made while the filmmaker was in high school himself, Focus dramatizes the feelings of a withdrawn, depressed student with untreated, possibly undiagnosed learning disabilities. In an acting tour de force, Levenson embodies each of the multiple voices battling to control his behavior and demanding his return to par...
directed by Anthony Levenson, fl. 2003 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2003), 7 mins
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Grief in America
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directed by Bert Atkinson, fl. 1972 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1997), 57 mins
Narrated by Anthony Edwards. This video takes an honest and comprehensive look at how our culture deals with loss in all its forms. Interviews with a number of nationally recognized authorities on the grieving process examine, among other things, some common myths about grieving, the importance of social supports,...
directed by Bert Atkinson, fl. 1972 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1997), 57 mins
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How I Coped When Mommy Died
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directed by Brett Hardy Blake, 1987- and Lori Hope, fl. 1988; produced by Lori Hope, fl. 1988 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1999), 26 mins
This inspiring video was created by 13-year-old Brett after losing his mother to breast cancer when he was ten. Brett tells his story with mature insight and engaging humor, taking the viewer on a personal journey through several years of his life. He talks openly about his feelings, from his fears during his moth...
directed by Brett Hardy Blake, 1987- and Lori Hope, fl. 1988; produced by Lori Hope, fl. 1988 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 1999), 26 mins
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