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Unfinished Spaces
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(Bullfrog Films, 2012), 1 hour 26 mins

'A measured and provocative story...The film masterfully reflects the vicissitudes of Castro's support of cultural projects. The young filmmakers clearly demonstrate how the architectural history of an important project allows viewers to better comprehend the complicated history of a vibrant and controversial coun...

(Bullfrog Films, 2012), 1 hour 26 mins
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Which Way Home
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(Bullfrog Films, 2010), 1 hour 23 mins

'This extraordinary film brings viewers into the perilous, poetic, and inspiring world of several boys who dream of a better life, and risk life and limb to attain it...The combination of gorgeous cinematography, urgent social commentary, and sympathetic human stories make this a winning film. If a library can on...

(Bullfrog Films, 2010), 1 hour 23 mins
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El Chogui
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directed by Felix Zurita de Higes (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 3 mins
Luis Miguel, a young peasant living in Oaxaca, had a dream. He wanted to lift his family out of poverty by becoming a champion Mexican boxer. He even invented a name for himself -- “El Chogui” (Little Bird). But when he determined that fame and fortune in the boxing ring was not a real possibility, he decided to...
directed by Felix Zurita de Higes (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 1 hour 3 mins
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Are the Kids Alright?
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(Fanlight Productions, 2005), 57 mins

'In the 1960s, Texas kids were institutionalized. In the '70s they were released into community care that was well-intentioned, with better medicines. Now, they are out there with no care except in the criminal justice system, and that's the only way parents know how to get help to turn their kids in to the police...

(Fanlight Productions, 2005), 57 mins
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Argentina: Hope in Hard Times
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(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 15 mins

'ARGENTINA: HOPE IN HARD TIMES is an eloquent and powerful film about a country and a situation few Americans know much about. It is not only educational but inspirational in its depiction of a people fighting for justice under what seem impossible circumstances. I hope it will be widely seen in the United State...

(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 15 mins
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In the Land of Plenty
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directed by Carlos Aparicio, fl. 1999 and Susana Aiken, fl. 1999; produced by Susana Aiken, fl. 1999 and Carlos Aparicio, fl. 1999 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 1999), 1 hour 1 mins
Since Grapes of Wrath there has probably not been a more poignant picture of the migrant farm worker than this documentary. In the Land of Plenty has the added dimension that the workers are Mexican immigrants. Most do not speak English, and are undocumented with no means of protecting themselves from exploitati...
directed by Carlos Aparicio, fl. 1999 and Susana Aiken, fl. 1999; produced by Susana Aiken, fl. 1999 and Carlos Aparicio, fl. 1999 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 1999), 1 hour 1 mins
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The Son of the Bride
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directed by Juan José Campanella, 1959-; produced by Mariela Besuievsky, fl. 2001-2009, Fernando Blanco, Pablo Bossi, fl. 1997-2017, Gerardo Herrero, 1953- and Jorge Estrada Mora, Pol-ka Producciones, Pantagonik Film Group, JEMPSA, Tornasol Films, INCAA y del ICCA and Vía Digital; performed by Ricardo Darín, 1957-, Héctor Alterio, 1929- and Norma Aleandro, 1936- (Culver City, CA: Sony Pictures Classics, 2002), 2 hours 6 mins,
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SON OF THE BRIDE is a heartwarming story of love and the appreciation of life. This award-winning Argentine feature was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and stars Ricardo Darin (Nine Queens, The Stranger), Hector Alterio (Burnt Money, The Official Story) and Norma Aleandro (Cousins, Vi...
directed by Juan José Campanella, 1959-; produced by Mariela Besuievsky, fl. 2001-2009, Fernando Blanco, Pablo Bossi, fl. 1997-2017, Gerardo Herrero, 1953- and Jorge Estrada Mora, Pol-ka Producciones, Pantagonik Film Group, JEMPSA, Tornasol Films, INCAA y del ICCA and Vía Digital; performed by Ricardo Darín, 1957-, Héctor Alterio, 1929- and Norma Aleandro, 1936- (Culver City, CA: Sony Pictures Classics, 2002), 2 hours 6 mins,
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The Woman's Outlook (Sep 1925) 3:12
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written by National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines; edited by Trinidad Fernandez, fl. 1923, in Woman's Outlook, Volume 3, Issue 12 September, 1925 (Manila, Manila (National Capital Region): National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines, 1925, originally published 1925), 28 page(s)
The Woman’s Outlook: A Magazine for the Home was the official publication of the National Federation of Woman’s Clubs of the Philippines. Published in Manila, the organization distributed its monthly periodical to members in the Philippines and the United States, and for an extra fee, to members in other parts...
written by National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines; edited by Trinidad Fernandez, fl. 1923, in Woman's Outlook, Volume 3, Issue 12 September, 1925 (Manila, Manila (National Capital Region): National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines, 1925, originally published 1925), 28 page(s)
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The Woman's Outlook (March 1925) 3:6
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written by National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines; edited by Trinidad Fernandez, fl. 1923, in Woman's Outlook, Volume 2, Issue 6, March, 1925 (Manila, Manila (National Capital Region): National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines, 1925, originally published 1925), 32 page(s)
The Woman’s Outlook: A Magazine for the Home was the official publication of the National Federation of Woman’s Clubs of the Philippines. Published in Manila, the organization distributed its monthly periodical to members in the Philippines and the United States, and for an extra fee, to members in other parts...
written by National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines; edited by Trinidad Fernandez, fl. 1923, in Woman's Outlook, Volume 2, Issue 6, March, 1925 (Manila, Manila (National Capital Region): National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines, 1925, originally published 1925), 32 page(s)
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...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him
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directed by Severo Perez, fl. 1982-2006; designed by Yvonne Cervantes, fl. 1987-1995; produced by Paul Espinosa, fl. 1985-2006, Kino Lorber and American Playhouse; performed by Jose Alcala, fl. 1991-2010, Rose Portillo, 1953- and Art Bonilla, fl. 1983-2016 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1995), 3 hours 19 mins
Brilliantly adapted from Tomás Rivera's acclaimed novel y no se lo tragó la tierra, this is a haunting and powerful film about a young Mexican-American boy's coming of age amid the poverty and adversity he and his family face as migrant farm workers in the 1950s. Twelve-year-old Marcos hides under a house, recal...
directed by Severo Perez, fl. 1982-2006; designed by Yvonne Cervantes, fl. 1987-1995; produced by Paul Espinosa, fl. 1985-2006, Kino Lorber and American Playhouse; performed by Jose Alcala, fl. 1991-2010, Rose Portillo, 1953- and Art Bonilla, fl. 1983-2016 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1995), 3 hours 19 mins
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