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Picture This, No Ordinary People
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directed by David Hinton, 1950-, in Picture This (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 mins
This documentary, directed by David Hinton, features ordinary people who acted courageously during the French Resistance in World War II.
directed by David Hinton, 1950-, in Picture This (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 mins
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Little Lady of the Capitole (La petite dame du Capitole)
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written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2005), 55 mins
Lucienne Schnegg is a little woman brimming with energy. At 80, she remains at the helm of the cinema Capitole. Hired as a secretary in 1949, she has become the heir of the movie house and its very soul.
written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2005), 55 mins
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Three Colors: Blue
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directed by Krzysztof Kieslowski, 1941-1996; designed by Naima Lagrange, fl. 1985 and Virginie Viard, fl. 1993; produced by Marin Karmitz, 1938-; performed by Juliette Binoche, 1964-, Benoît Régent, 1953-1994 and Florence Pernel, 1966- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1993), 1 hour 38 mins
In the devastating first film of the Three Colors trilogy, Juliette Binoche gives a tour de force performance as Julie, a woman reeling from the tragic death of her husband and young daughter. But Blue is more than just a blistering study of grief; its also a tale of liberation, as Julie attempts to free hersel...
directed by Krzysztof Kieslowski, 1941-1996; designed by Naima Lagrange, fl. 1985 and Virginie Viard, fl. 1993; produced by Marin Karmitz, 1938-; performed by Juliette Binoche, 1964-, Benoît Régent, 1953-1994 and Florence Pernel, 1966- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1993), 1 hour 38 mins
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School of Babel
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(Icarus Films, 2015), 1 hour 33 mins

'Migrants were born as human beings, not as propaganda fodder for opportunist political xenophobes...you learn, or re-learn it in Julie Bertuccelli's superb SCHOOL OF BABEL.' - Nigel Andrews, Financial Times 'Julie Bertuccelli's enchanting emotional documentary tracks a year in the life of 24 immigrant children....

(Icarus Films, 2015), 1 hour 33 mins
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Jaguar
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(Icarus Films, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins

One of Jean Rouch's classic ethnofictions, JAGUAR follows three young Songhay men from Niger -- Lam Ibrahim, Illo Goudel'ize, and the legendary performer Damoure Zika--on a journey to the Gold Coast (modern day Ghana).

Drawing from his own fieldwork on intra-African migration, the results of which he published in...

(Icarus Films, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins
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Weather The Storm
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(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 37 mins
Through a very biographical and anthropological lens, the film raises critical questions about the potential loss of artisanal fishing to a globalized and corporate model of fish harvesting. This loss would not only spell the end of unique regional cultures of fishermen and the identities they have built around th...
(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 37 mins
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Tell Our Children That We Tried Very Hard...
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written by Jean-Louis Saporito; directed by Jean-Louis Saporito (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2004), 1 hour 9 mins
15 minutes north of Paris, in the Val d’Oise region, we meet six families who live in great financial and social difficulties. They are assisted by Janine Bechet of NGO 'ATD Quart Monde' whose job consists of maintaining the links among the families. During a period from Christmas to the following autumn, the d...
written by Jean-Louis Saporito; directed by Jean-Louis Saporito (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2004), 1 hour 9 mins
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Srebrenica: Autopsy of a Massacre
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directed by Morad Alt-Habbouche, fl. 2008 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 52 mins
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In July 1995, at the height of the Bosnian war, French policeman Jean-René Ruez, arrived in Sarajevo tasked with hunting down snipers. But after hearing rumours thousands of Muslim men were being tortured and executed, he quickly abandoned his original mission. Appointed Chief Investigator by the Hague, Ruez has...
directed by Morad Alt-Habbouche, fl. 2008 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 52 mins
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After Winter, Spring
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(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 14 mins
recommended for all audiences.' Christine Rigda, Univ. of Toledo, Library Journal'Highly Recommended...An honest and realistic contribution to public awareness of the major issues related to small-scale farming...Can be used to bolster discussions in subjects related to sustainable agriculture, business, globali...
(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 14 mins
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Via Via, Move Along!
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directed by Dorine Brun (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2009), 1 hour
Writer and director Dorine Brun has been living for a few months in Palermo, exploring Sicilian life and society while dreaming of all the wonderful films she might make one day... While crossing the city, it struck her that at every street corner, on every little square where cars could be parked – or rather...
directed by Dorine Brun (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2009), 1 hour
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