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Beyond Wiseguys: Italian Americans & The Movies
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directed by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012, Paul Borghese and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films and Beachcomber Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2007), 54 mins
BEYOND WISEGUYS shows how Italian Americans transformed themselves from “outsiders” – stereotyped by the Hollywood establishment as mobsters – into industry insiders and a creative force to be reckoned with. Using a mosaic of interviews with well-known contemporary Italian American filmmakers like Chazz P...
directed by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012, Paul Borghese and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films and Beachcomber Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2007), 54 mins
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Blue Helmets: The Story of U. N. Peacekeeping
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1990), 1 hour 29 mins
Presents a history of U.N. peacekeeping forces.
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1990), 1 hour 29 mins
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Free Voice of Labor: The Jewish Anarchists
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1980), 55 mins
Focuses on the Jewish anarchists as disillusioned immigrants in American sweatshops. Historian Paul Avrich articulates the group's history and philosophy and shows how the spirit of the anarchists remains alive as they reminisce about the group's experiences.
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1980), 55 mins
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Frame-up! The Imprisonment of Martin Sostre
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1974), 30 mins
Documentary produced in 1974 about Martin Sostre, a black Puerto Rican bookstore owner in Buffalo, N.Y., who was imprisoned in Attica State Prison for drug and assault charges. He claims he was framed and he appeals for a new trial based on new evidence presented by Arto Williams, a former witness, an appeal which...
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1974), 30 mins
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In Search of Peace
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directed by Keith Greenberg, 1959-; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (Alexandria, VA: Pacific Street Films, 1995), 47 mins
This documentary by Keith Greenberg documents the history and often perilous work of the United Nations and its peacekeepers.
directed by Keith Greenberg, 1959-; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (Alexandria, VA: Pacific Street Films, 1995), 47 mins
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The Cancer War
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012, Jane Praeger, fl. 1983 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY and Pacific Street Films (Hastings, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1983), 56 mins
An investigation into the politics of cancer research.
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012, Jane Praeger, fl. 1983 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY and Pacific Street Films (Hastings, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1983), 56 mins
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Alfred
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
Alfred Levitt was perhaps the ultimate raconteur. He was a gifted storyteller, renowned artist, humanist, anarchist, sportsmen and spelunker. The documentary is a 'Rashomon' style look at his life and career from several points of view. Time and reflection, however, cast their own baleful eye on these efforts, in...
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
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Speed Traps
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directed by Clark Bortree; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 2001), 50 mins
The race to build a better 'fuzzbuster,' radar and laser detectors, has spawned a multi-million dollar industry that uses space age technology to build devices to detect the spurious emissions of police speed detecting devices. Some technology mavens have even attempted to build devices that actually neutralize th...
directed by Clark Bortree; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 2001), 50 mins
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The Other Half ... Revisited
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directed by Martin D. Toub, fl. 1999; produced by Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 59 mins
A look at urban poverty inspired by Jacob Riis' influential 1890 book 'How the Other Half Lives' about the slums of New York City.
directed by Martin D. Toub, fl. 1999; produced by Pacific Street Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 59 mins
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54, Martial Arts: The Real Story
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directed by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012; composed by Lawrence Wolf, fl. 1970; produced by Clark Bortree, Lloyd Miller, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, 54 (Alexandria, VA: Pacific Street Films, 2000), 1 hour 29 mins
A two-hour special that explores a little-known world of secret martial techniques. From the mist shrouded hills of China to small backwater villages in Southern India, fighting techniques have been developed that require silent devotion, zealous commitment and above all, secrecy.
directed by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012; composed by Lawrence Wolf, fl. 1970; produced by Clark Bortree, Lloyd Miller, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, 54 (Alexandria, VA: Pacific Street Films, 2000), 1 hour 29 mins
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