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Frontline, 9, Solitary Nation Kingdom
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in Frontline, 9 (Public Broadcasting Service), 53 mins
With extraordinary access, award-winning producer and director Dan Edge takes you to the epicenter of the raging debate about prison reform. "Solitary Nation" offers an up-close, graphic look at a solitary confinement unit in Maine’s maximum-security prison with firsthand accounts from prisoners and staff whose...
in Frontline, 9 (Public Broadcasting Service), 53 mins
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Frontline, 14, Pelosi's Power
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directed by Michael Kirk, fl. 1984; produced by Michael Kirk, fl. 1984, in Frontline, 14 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 1 hour 23 mins
An examination of the powerful and polarizing Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, from veteran FRONTLINE filmmaker and chronicler of U.S. politics Michael Kirk and his team. Pelosi’s Power traces Pelosi’s life and legacy, how she has gained and wielded power across three decades, and how...
directed by Michael Kirk, fl. 1984; produced by Michael Kirk, fl. 1984, in Frontline, 14 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 1 hour 23 mins
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Frontline, Memory of the Camps
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directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980 and Sidney Bernstein, 1899-1993; produced by Stephanie Tepper, 1950-1997 and Sergei Nolbandov, 1895-1971, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2005), 59 mins
Fifty years ago, film crews for the Allied Expeditionary Force entered Nazi concentration camps to find atrocities beyond their imagination. Kept in a vault at London's Imperial War Museum since 1945, the film shows tragic images of the genocide including scenes of gas chambers, experimentation labs and the haunte...
directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980 and Sidney Bernstein, 1899-1993; produced by Stephanie Tepper, 1950-1997 and Sergei Nolbandov, 1895-1971, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2005), 59 mins
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Frontline, A Class Divided
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directed by William Peters, fl. 1985; produced by William Peters, fl. 1985, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 56 mins
On the day after Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered in April 1968, Jane Elliott's third graders from the small, all-white town of Riceville, Iowa, came to class confused and upset. They recently had made King their "Hero of the Month," and they couldn't understand why someone would kill him. So Elliott decided to...
directed by William Peters, fl. 1985; produced by William Peters, fl. 1985, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 56 mins
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Frontline, Ghosts of Rwanda
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directed by Darren Kemp, fl. 2004-2015 and Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016; produced by Darren Kemp, fl. 2004-2015 and Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2004), 1 hour 57 mins

Rwanda was supposed to be easy.

Ten years ago, when the United Nations sent peacekeepers to this small, Central African nation -- with the full support of the U.S. government -- most of the policy-makers involved believed it would be a straightforward mission that would help restore the U.N.'s battered reputation...

directed by Darren Kemp, fl. 2004-2015 and Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016; produced by Darren Kemp, fl. 2004-2015 and Greg Barker, fl. 1996-2016, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2004), 1 hour 57 mins
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Frontline, A Crime of Insanity
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produced by David Murdock, fl. 1997-2012, Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015 and Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 55 mins
In 1994, Ralph Tortorici, a 26-year-old New York psychology student, took a college class hostage. A paranoid schizophrenic convinced the government had planted tracking devices in his body, he was charged with assault, kidnapping, and attempted murder. His mental illness was apparent, but not how the courts shoul...
produced by David Murdock, fl. 1997-2012, Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015 and Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 55 mins
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Frontline, Sick Around the World
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directed by John Palfreman, fl. 2012; produced by John Palfreman, fl. 2012, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 mins
Four in five Americans say the healthcare system needs fundamental change. Can the U.S. learn anything from the rest of the world about how to run a healthcare system, or are these nations so culturally different that their solutions would not be acceptable? FRONTLINE correspondent T.R. Reid examines the healthcar...
directed by John Palfreman, fl. 2012; produced by John Palfreman, fl. 2012, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 mins
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Frontline, The Medicated Child
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produced by WGBH Educational Foundation, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 mins
With over four million children now on behavior modifying medications, some starting as young as two years old, FRONTLINE continues its investigation into the controversial practice of medicating kids. Are the drugs safe? How young can you detect mental illness in a child? Is medication really the answer? As the d...
produced by WGBH Educational Foundation, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 mins
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Frontline, Facing Death
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directed by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015; produced by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015, WGBH Boston, Mead Street Films and Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 55 mins
How far would you go to sustain the life of someone you love, or your own? When the moment comes, and you're confronted with the prospect of pulling the plug, do you know how you'll respond? FRONTLINE examines the complicated reality of today's modern, medicalized death, and offers an unusually intimate portrait o...
directed by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015; produced by Karen O'Connor, fl. 1990-2015 and Miri Navasky, fl. 1992-2015, WGBH Boston, Mead Street Films and Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 55 mins
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Frontline, Lost in Detention: The Hidden World of Immigration Enforcement
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directed by Rick Young, fl. 2000-2013, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 55 mins
More than one million immigrants have been deported since President Obama took office, deportations and detentions have reached record levels. The get-tough policy has brought complaints of abuse and harsh treatment. FRONTLINE investigates Obama's enforcement strategies and journeys into the secretive world of imm...
directed by Rick Young, fl. 2000-2013, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 55 mins
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