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Say I Do: Mail Order Brides
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directed by Nova Ami, fl. 1999; produced by Nova Ami, fl. 1999 and Erik Paulsson, fl. 2000 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 57 mins
Say I Do chronicles the stories of three 'mail-order brides' from the Philippines now living in North America. In order to escape lives of poverty and to support their families, these women uprooted themselves to marry men they did not know. Upon arriving in their new land, they found themselves isolated in remote...
directed by Nova Ami, fl. 1999; produced by Nova Ami, fl. 1999 and Erik Paulsson, fl. 2000 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 57 mins
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At Your Service
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directed by Josh Freed; produced by Arnie Gelbart (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 51 mins
This entertaining video takes a look at attitudes towards service in four western countries: England, France, Canada and the U.S. It gives a historical perspective, taking into account how service is affected by class and culture. In Britain today, almost as a rebellion against the former class system, the service...
directed by Josh Freed; produced by Arnie Gelbart (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 51 mins
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Her Brilliant Career
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directed by Ian McLaren, fl. 1972; produced by Ian McLaren, fl. 1972 and Patricia Gabel, fl. 2009, Grand Nord (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 50 mins
This film examines discrimination in the workplace and politics, and introduces the viewer to a controversial program for women executives. What exactly is the glass ceiling that for so long challenged women and allowed so few to rise to power? Even though there are more opportunities for women now than a generati...
directed by Ian McLaren, fl. 1972; produced by Ian McLaren, fl. 1972 and Patricia Gabel, fl. 2009, Grand Nord (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 50 mins
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Nature of Things, Part 1, Dealing with Drugs, Part 1
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directed by Vishnu Mathur, fl. 1969-1994; produced by Vishnu Mathur, fl. 1969-1994, in Nature of Things, Part 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 55 mins
Is drug abuse a health problem or a criminal justice problem? This program shows how the drug problem is being addressed in four major cities: New York, Toronto, Amsterdam and Liverpool. In Amsterdam and Liverpool drug users are treated as people who are sick, not evil. They are given needles, syringes, medical ca...
directed by Vishnu Mathur, fl. 1969-1994; produced by Vishnu Mathur, fl. 1969-1994, in Nature of Things, Part 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 55 mins
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