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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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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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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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From Swastika to Jim Crow
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directed by Lori Cheatle, fl. 1999-2016 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012, Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Lori Cheatle, fl. 1999-2016 (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 2000), 56 mins
This documentary, directed by Joel Sucher and Steven Fischler, is about refugee German scholars who taught in the historically black colleges in the South after they immigrated.
directed by Lori Cheatle, fl. 1999-2016 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012, Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Lori Cheatle, fl. 1999-2016 (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 2000), 56 mins
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Anarchism in America
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directed by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 (Alexandria, VA: Pacific Street Films), 1 hour 16 mins
This feature-length documentary by Steven Fischler and Joel Sucher discusses the misunderstood anarchism movement in America.
directed by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012 and Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 (Alexandria, VA: Pacific Street Films), 1 hour 16 mins
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Anne Braden: Southern Patriot
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directed by Mimi Pickering, fl. 1975-2012 and Anne Lewis, fl. 1986-2012 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2012), 1 hour 17 mins
Anne Braden: Southern Patriot provides a moving, in-depth biography of an organizer and journalist who for a remarkable 60 years participated in the most significant movements for racial and economic justice in this country’s most conservative region - the South. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. praised her stea...
directed by Mimi Pickering, fl. 1975-2012 and Anne Lewis, fl. 1986-2012 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2012), 1 hour 17 mins
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