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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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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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Red Squad
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1972), 41 mins
This independent documentary, directed by Joel Sucher, investigates the surveillance activities of the New York City Police Department and the FBI.
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 (New York, NY: Pacific Street Films, 1972), 41 mins
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Policing the Pacific, Dili's New Street Cops
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directed by Andrew Merrifield, fl. 1988; produced by Nial Fulton, fl. 2006, Film Australia Ltd., in Policing the Pacific (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2006), 25 mins
Australian Federal Agent Dave Elson, who we met on the Weather Coast of the Solomon Islands in Episode One, is now deployed to East Timor. He and his colleague Danielle Woodward spend six hours a day, seven days per week patrolling the streets of Dili, the capital of the fledgling independent nation of East Timor.
directed by Andrew Merrifield, fl. 1988; produced by Nial Fulton, fl. 2006, Film Australia Ltd., in Policing the Pacific (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2006), 25 mins
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Policing the Pacific, The Disillusionment of Patrick Veitch
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directed by Alan Erson, fl. 2002 and Andrew Merrifield, fl. 1988; produced by Nial Fulton, fl. 2006, Film Australia Ltd., in Policing the Pacific (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2006), 25 mins
Melbourne Federal Agent Patrick Veitch teaches the Solomon Islands police what he has learned on Melbourne's streets, but with the national elections there are surprises in store for Patrick. As riots emerge on the streets of Honiara and the Australian Federal Police arrest the politician, recently made Prime...
directed by Alan Erson, fl. 2002 and Andrew Merrifield, fl. 1988; produced by Nial Fulton, fl. 2006, Film Australia Ltd., in Policing the Pacific (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2006), 25 mins
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Pacific Rim Vs. Grown Ups 2 Vs. Despicable Me 2
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produced by Bloomberg L. P.; interview by Adam Johnson, fl. 2008 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2013), 6 mins
Paul Dergarabedian discusses this weekends box office battle with Adam Johnson on Bloomberg Television's 'Street Smart.'
produced by Bloomberg L. P.; interview by Adam Johnson, fl. 2008 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2013), 6 mins
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Spies in the Pacific
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directed by Mark Davies; produced by SBS Television (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 50 mins
Australia's powerful presence in the Pacific often provokes resentment from smaller Pacific Island states in the region. Renowned film producer, Mark Davis, gained access to an extraordinary unfolding tale as Vanuatu suddenly found itself the subject of Australian spying operations.
directed by Mark Davies; produced by SBS Television (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 50 mins
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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 1, Australasia and the Pacific Ring of Fire
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 52 mins
To find out how tribal faiths have survived into the 21st Century, Pete witnesses a stabbing ritual in Sulawesi, baby smoking in Alice Springs and fertility festivals in the Philippines. Pete Owen Jones travels to Australasia to find out how tribal faiths have survived into the 21st Century. He goes into the Austr...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 52 mins
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Human Face of the Pacific, New Caledonia: A Land in Search of Itself
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directed by Oliver Howes, fl. 1970-1980; produced by Oliver Howes, fl. 1970-1980, Film Australia, in Human Face of the Pacific (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1983), 28 mins
Please Note: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers should be aware that this content may contain images or names of people who have since passed away. This item also contains graphic content.
New Caledonia is a country divided. The largest community is Melanesians, self-styled "Kanaks" who make up 43 per cent of the population. They want independence from France. On the other side are the French and locally born Caledonians, supported by immigrant Polynesians, who want to retain links with France. This...
directed by Oliver Howes, fl. 1970-1980; produced by Oliver Howes, fl. 1970-1980, Film Australia, in Human Face of the Pacific (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1983), 28 mins
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