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Eye for Justice, 2, Raising Hell: The Life of A.J. Bannister
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directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 27 mins
This is a contemporary story of crime and punishment in the Midwest. It tells the story of death-row inmate Alan (A.J.) Bannister, who killed a man in a trailer park in a struggle over a gun. The film reconstructs his troubled life from his childhood in a rural, working class community in central Illinois, where h...
directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 27 mins
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Eye for Justice, 4, Project X - The Castration Experiment
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directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 4 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 54 mins
Since 1996, six American states have voted in legislation to castrate sex offenders, either physically or chemically. Is it treatment, or punishment? Or is it both? Castration has been tried many times in Europe and the United States over the past century. In the present experiment, states are trying to save money...
directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 4 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 54 mins
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Facing Death
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produced by Lars Westman, Sveriges Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 1 hour 1 mins
For more than twenty years, Lars Westman has been filming his mother. The result is a unique record of life's inevitable passage, as well as a tender portrait of an aging mother who lived to a ripe old age in her own home, until complications from a hip injury necessitated her move to a nursing home. When she succ...
produced by Lars Westman, Sveriges Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 1 hour 1 mins
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Facing Forward: A Charter School for At-risk Youth
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directed by Laura Paglin, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
In Cleveland, where only one in twenty African American males graduates from high school, a new charter middle school, E Prep, is one of a wave of organizations championing the 'old school' values of hard work, discipline, and respect for authority. This award-winning film asks the question, can a school with high...
directed by Laura Paglin, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
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Fading Traces
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directed by Walo Deuber; produced by Rose Marie Schneider, Doc Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001, originally published 1998), 1 hour 7 mins
The western Ukraine was once home to the largest Jewish community that ever existed. Five million Jews living there had a rich culture, with Jewish music abounding and a thriving Yiddish theater. All this disappeared with the German invasion of Russia in 1941 and the tragic events of the Holocaust. Fading Traces a...
directed by Walo Deuber; produced by Rose Marie Schneider, Doc Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001, originally published 1998), 1 hour 7 mins
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Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality, First Love
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directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 51 mins
Our sexuality is one of the most powerful characteristics that define us as individuals and as human beings. Yet, in many religions, elements of human sexuality are either taboo or are proscribed by custom or scripture. Faith Love Desire is a 3-part documentary that explores what effects the conventions of five ma...
directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 51 mins
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Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality, Fulfilled Love
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directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 53 mins
Our sexuality is one of the most powerful characteristics that define us as individuals and as human beings. Yet, in many religions, elements of human sexuality are either taboo or are proscribed by custom or scripture. Faith Love Desire is a 3-part documentary that explores what effects the conventions of five ma...
directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 53 mins
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Fire Eyes: Female Circumcision
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written by Soraya Mire; directed by Soraya Mire (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1995), 57 mins
This powerful and important film is the first to present an African viewpoint on a culturally explosive issue. Somali filmmaker Soraya Mire knows firsthand about the traditional African practice of female genital mutilation. At thirteen she was subjected to it and spent the next twenty years recovering physically...
written by Soraya Mire; directed by Soraya Mire (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1995), 57 mins
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First Person Shooter
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directed by Robin Benger, fl. 1998-2015; produced by Christopher Sumpton and Robin Benger, fl. 1998-2015, Cogent/Benger Productions, Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 1 hour 13 mins
Violent interactive video games make up a 20 billion dollar industry. These games may have an addictive quality, especially to teenage boys, whose lives often become dominated by them. What effect does brutality in virtual reality have on the minds and psyches of the young? First Person Shooter is a game from Coun...
directed by Robin Benger, fl. 1998-2015; produced by Christopher Sumpton and Robin Benger, fl. 1998-2015, Cogent/Benger Productions, Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 1 hour 13 mins
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Flying on One Engine
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directed by Joshua Z. Weinstein (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 51 mins
This is the story of the inspiring work of 76-year-old Dr. Sharadkumar Dicksheet who continues his commitment to the Indian children on whom he operates every year. He performs free reconstructive facial surgery in marathon-like sessions, correcting up to 700 children who have cleft lips and other facial deformiti...
directed by Joshua Z. Weinstein (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 51 mins
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