Searching: how democracy works now series

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Document Collection, The Cola Conquest
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directed by Irene Angelico, fl. 1975; produced by Abby Jack Neidik, fl. 1973, DLI Productions, in Document Collection (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1998), 2 hours 32 mins
Using the story of the most successful commercial brand in world history, The Cola Conquest is a revealing examination of popular culture in America and the exportation of American commercialism around the globe. Beginning its inquiry in 1895, The Cola Conquest traces the evolution of commercial supply and demand,...
directed by Irene Angelico, fl. 1975; produced by Abby Jack Neidik, fl. 1973, DLI Productions, in Document Collection (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1998), 2 hours 32 mins
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Why We Fight
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directed by Eugene Jarecki, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Eugene Jarecki, fl. 1993-2016 and Susannah Shipman, fl. 1994-2007, BBC Storyville and Charlotte Street Films; performed by Joseph Cirincione, 1949-, Richard Perle, 1941- and Chalmers Johnson, 1931-2010 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2006), 1 hour 39 mins,
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WHY WE FIGHT, the new film by Eugene Jarecki which won the Grand Jury Prize at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival, is an unflinching look at the anatomy of the American war machine, weaving unforgettable personal stories with commentary by a 'who’s who' of military and beltway insiders. Featuring John McCain, Will...
directed by Eugene Jarecki, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Eugene Jarecki, fl. 1993-2016 and Susannah Shipman, fl. 1994-2007, BBC Storyville and Charlotte Street Films; performed by Joseph Cirincione, 1949-, Richard Perle, 1941- and Chalmers Johnson, 1931-2010 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2006), 1 hour 39 mins,
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World in Action, Geopolitik: Hitler's plan
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directed by Stuart Legg, 1910-1988; produced by Stuart Legg, 1910-1988, National Film Board of Canada, in World in Action (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1942), 22 mins
Hitler planned to dominate the world. A major factor in his thinking was the geopolitical theory of Karl Haushofer. (Released under the title Hitler's Plan in the World in Action series.)
directed by Stuart Legg, 1910-1988; produced by Stuart Legg, 1910-1988, National Film Board of Canada, in World in Action (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1942), 22 mins
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Ideas Roadshow, Battling Protestants
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directed by Howard Burton, 1965-; produced by Open Agenda Publishing and Ideas Roadshow; interview by Howard Burton, 1965-, in Ideas Roadshow (Toronto, ON: Ideas Roadshow, 2015), 1 hour 1 mins
UC Berkeley historian David Hollinger discusses the considerable historical influence of Liberal Protestants in the United States, their rivalry with evangelical counterparts, and the general implications for contemporary American culture.
directed by Howard Burton, 1965-; produced by Open Agenda Publishing and Ideas Roadshow; interview by Howard Burton, 1965-, in Ideas Roadshow (Toronto, ON: Ideas Roadshow, 2015), 1 hour 1 mins
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Part 2
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Bruce Ramsay, 1966-; designed by Jenni Gullett, fl. 1989; produced by Bruce Ramsay, 1966-, Jacquie Gould, fl. 1989 and John Cassini, fl. 1988, Hamlet Productions Inc.; performed by Bruce Ramsay, 1966-, Lara Gilchrist, 0082-, Peter Wingfield, 1962-, Gillian Barber, 1958-, Duncan Fraser, fl. 1983, Stephen Lobo, 1973-, Russell Roberts, 1956-, Martin Sims, fl. 1993, Brent Stait, 1959- and Haig Sutherland, fl. 1998; in Hamlet (Melbourne, Victoria: Contemporary Arts Media, 2014, originally published 2014, first release 2011), 1 hour 20 mins

1940's retelling of the classic, set in an upper-class family in postwar London.

Treachery, Sex, Betrayal, Revenge and Murder are the hallmarks of this Shakespeare classic. A thrilling digital feature for a 21st century audience, that preserves the emotion and energy of the original, but presents it in a brand ne...

written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Bruce Ramsay, 1966-; designed by Jenni Gullett, fl. 1989; produced by Bruce Ramsay, 1966-, Jacquie Gould, fl. 1989 and John Cassini, fl. 1988, Hamlet Productions Inc.; performed by Bruce Ramsay, 1966-, Lara Gilchrist, 0082-, Peter Wingfield, 1962-, Gillian Barber, 1958-, Duncan Fraser, fl. 1983, Stephen Lobo, 1973-, Russell Roberts, 1956-, Martin Sims, fl. 1993, Brent Stait, 1959- and Haig Sutherland, fl. 1998; in Hamlet (Melbourne, Victoria: Contemporary Arts Media, 2014, originally published 2014, first release 2011), 1 hour 20 mins
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The Seven Faces of Robert Lepage
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directed by Michel Duchesne, 1968-; produced by Michel Préfontaine, fl. 1971-2000, Cinéma 3180 B. E. (Melbourne, Victoria: Contemporary Arts Media, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins

Robert Lepage is one of the international theatre world's leading figures. This documentary shows this brilliant artist at work.

In a revealing interview, Lepage discusses how he works with actors and other members of his troupe. In addition, actors rehearsing one of Lepage's creations, The Seven Streams of...

directed by Michel Duchesne, 1968-; produced by Michel Préfontaine, fl. 1971-2000, Cinéma 3180 B. E. (Melbourne, Victoria: Contemporary Arts Media, 1997, originally published 1997), 52 mins
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Ideas Roadshow, China: Up Close and Personal
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directed by Howard Burton, 1965-; produced by Open Agenda Publishing and Ideas Roadshow; interview by Howard Burton, 1965-, in Ideas Roadshow (Toronto, ON: Ideas Roadshow, 2014), 1 hour 3 mins
UCSD Chinese scholar Karl Gerth relays his personal and professional perspectives of China in a deliberate attempt to bring us a more nuanced and balanced picture of how the country has arrived at its present state and what the future might hold.
directed by Howard Burton, 1965-; produced by Open Agenda Publishing and Ideas Roadshow; interview by Howard Burton, 1965-, in Ideas Roadshow (Toronto, ON: Ideas Roadshow, 2014), 1 hour 3 mins
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No More Tears Sister: Anatomy Of Hope And Betrayal
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directed by Helene Klodawsky; produced by Pierre Lapointe, fl. 1989-2008, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins
A story of love, revolution, and betrayal, No More Tears Sister explores the price of truth in times of war. Set during the violent ethnic conflict that has enveloped Sri Lanka over decades, the documentary recreates the courageous and vibrant life of renowned human rights activist, Dr. Rajani Thiranagama. Mother,...
directed by Helene Klodawsky; produced by Pierre Lapointe, fl. 1989-2008, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins
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