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Mexico: God, Gold and Glory
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(New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 47 mins
Explore the mysteries of the Toltec and Mayan civilizations through visits to the ruins of Teotihuacan and Palenque, trace the waves of conquest that made the Aztecs the most powerful people in the New World, and examine the battles with the Spanish that brought their empire to its knees in little over a year af...
(New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 47 mins
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America in the 20th Century, 1, America Becomes a World Power
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produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 1 (Chicago, IL: Media Rich Communications, 2004), 29 mins
The United States was irrevocably transformed between the end of the Civil War and the turn of the twentieth century. From controversial expansionism, through war in the Caribbean and Pacific, unrest in Asia and troubles at home, the country experienced radical change on a course to world leadership.
produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 1 (Chicago, IL: Media Rich Communications, 2004), 29 mins
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Destination America: The People and Cultures That Created a Nation
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produced by David Grubin, 1944- (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2005), 3 hours 37 mins
This documentary is organized around some of the driving forces that have compelled individuals to immigrate to America for centuries and have remained constant throughout history — economic opportunity, religious freedom and artistic expression. As well, the series looks at the particular forces that drive wome...
produced by David Grubin, 1944- (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2005), 3 hours 37 mins
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Other America, Testing Tourism
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directed by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002; produced by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002, in Other America (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 26 mins
In the third episode of the documentary series THE OTHER AMERICA we look at the extent to which tourism can have a major impact on the economic lives of the poor. It may look like one long holiday but the business of tourism is big and can have a major impact on the economic lives of the poor. It's labour intensiv...
directed by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002; produced by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002, in Other America (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 26 mins
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Purgatorio: A Journey Into the Heart of the Border
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produced by Rodrigo Reyes, 1983-, La Maroma Productions, Foprocine and RR Cinema (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2015), 1 hour 21 mins
Images of a bloodied, dead body, a morgue with tagged body bags, and dogs being euthanized. This item also contains graphic content.
A mosaic of vignettes about the everyday struggles of those who work and live in the borderlands separating Mexico and America. Purgatorio is a surreal journey through this no-man’s-land. Women dressed as angels walk the streets, urging people to seek God, while many look for salvation elsewhere: drugs, crime or...
produced by Rodrigo Reyes, 1983-, La Maroma Productions, Foprocine and RR Cinema (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2015), 1 hour 21 mins
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Chefs A'Field: Kids on the Farm, Season 3, Episode 101, In Search of Avocadoes
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directed by Chris Warner; produced by Heidi Hanson, fl. 1996, KCTS/TV and Warner Hanson Television, in Chefs A'Field: Kids on the Farm, Season 3, Episode 101 (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2013), 27 mins
In this episode filmed amidst the scenic volcanoes and villages of Central Mexico, famed American chef Richard Sandoval and his 9-year-old son Gian Carlo venture to the chef’s birthplace to find the indigenous ingredients that inspired a budding four-star chef several decades ago. Their travels take them through...
directed by Chris Warner; produced by Heidi Hanson, fl. 1996, KCTS/TV and Warner Hanson Television, in Chefs A'Field: Kids on the Farm, Season 3, Episode 101 (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2013), 27 mins
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Other America, Local Heroes
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directed by Joe Loncraine; produced by Joe Loncraine, Mark Turner, 1965-, Richard Wilson and Anya Sitaram, in Other America (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
We follow workers into the USA in search of their American Dream. We also stay at home with Columbian farmers who are part of a rural middle class thanks to one of the world's most successful co-operatives. This programme looks at workers who feel they need to flee their country in order to achieve success and oth...
directed by Joe Loncraine; produced by Joe Loncraine, Mark Turner, 1965-, Richard Wilson and Anya Sitaram, in Other America (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Homeland Insecurity
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produced by Bill Brown (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2008), 1 hour 1 mins
Dreamwhip's Bill Brown returns with 3 new films! The Other Side explores US/Mexico immigration issues and activist groups that supply water and rides to people crossing the border - who are stranded or lost in the desert. At a time when border politics and immigration are all over the news, it's great to get an in...
produced by Bill Brown (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2008), 1 hour 1 mins
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Flor De Muertos
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directed by Danny Vinik, fl. 2005-2016; produced by Theodore Abrams, fl. 2011-2012, Douglas Biggers, fl. 2012 and Danny Vinik, fl. 2005-2016 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 1 hour 27 mins
A celebratory journey into the rich borderlands culture between Tucson, Arizona and the towns of Nogales, Arizona and Mexico. Director Danny Vinik evokes the power and beauty of the Sonoran Desert and its people in this poetic exploration of life and death along the US/Mexico border. Features a stunning performanc...
directed by Danny Vinik, fl. 2005-2016; produced by Theodore Abrams, fl. 2011-2012, Douglas Biggers, fl. 2012 and Danny Vinik, fl. 2005-2016 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 1 hour 27 mins
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Travel with Kids, Cabo San Lucas & Baja
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directed by Jeremy Simmons, fl. 2004; presented by Carrie Simmons, fl. 2004 and Jeremy Simmons, fl. 2004; produced by Carrie Simmons, fl. 2004 and Jeremy Simmons, fl. 2004, Equator Creative Media, in Travel with Kids (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2012), 57 mins
In two half-hour episodes, the Roberts explore the resort town of Cabo San Lucas and its many adventure activities and the deserts and bays of Baja with a close encounter with gray whales. Along the way, they get hand to fin with dolphins, zip line, ride horse-back, spot humpback whales and more. Whether planning...
directed by Jeremy Simmons, fl. 2004; presented by Carrie Simmons, fl. 2004 and Jeremy Simmons, fl. 2004; produced by Carrie Simmons, fl. 2004 and Jeremy Simmons, fl. 2004, Equator Creative Media, in Travel with Kids (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2012), 57 mins
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