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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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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: National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, 1983), 28 mins
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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: National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, 1983), 28 mins
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Biophilic Design
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(Bullfrog Films, 2012), 1 hour 2 mins

'Biophilic Design extends the theory and practice of green building into a new dimension--the realm of human connection with nature and sense of place. If designers and planners want to create truly sustainable places that people will love and care for now and many generations to come, they need to give this fi...

(Bullfrog Films, 2012), 1 hour 2 mins
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Monsieur Ibrahim
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written by Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt, 1960-; directed by François Dupeyron, 1950-2016; produced by Laurent Pétin, fl. 1986-2017 and Michèle Pétin, 1955-, ARP Sélection and France 3 Cinéma; performed by Omar Sharif, 1932-2015, Pierre Boulanger, 1987-, Gilbert Melki, 1958- and Isabelle Renauld, 1966- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 35 mins,
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During the early 1960's, Paris, like the much of Europe, was an explosion of life. As the old gave way to the new, everything was in flux and the city was filled with a energy that promised cultural shifts and social change. Against this background, in a working class neighborhood, two unlikely characters—a youn...
written by Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt, 1960-; directed by François Dupeyron, 1950-2016; produced by Laurent Pétin, fl. 1986-2017 and Michèle Pétin, 1955-, ARP Sélection and France 3 Cinéma; performed by Omar Sharif, 1932-2015, Pierre Boulanger, 1987-, Gilbert Melki, 1958- and Isabelle Renauld, 1966- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 35 mins,
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Lacombe, Lucien
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directed by Louis Malle, 1932-1995; designed by Corinne Jorry, fl. 1974; produced by Claude Nedjar, 1940-2003 and Louis Malle, 1932-1995; performed by Holger Lowenadler, 1904-1977, Aurore Clement, 1945- and Pierre Blaise, 1952-1975 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 2 hours 18 mins
One of the first French films to address the issue of collaboration during the German occupation, Louis Malle’s brave and controversial Lacombe, Lucien traces a young peasant’s journey from potential Resistance member to Gestapo recruit. At once the story of a nation and one troubled boy, the film is a disquie...
directed by Louis Malle, 1932-1995; designed by Corinne Jorry, fl. 1974; produced by Claude Nedjar, 1940-2003 and Louis Malle, 1932-1995; performed by Holger Lowenadler, 1904-1977, Aurore Clement, 1945- and Pierre Blaise, 1952-1975 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 2 hours 18 mins
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The People's Voice = Pouvanaa te Metua
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directed by Marie-Hélène Villierme, fl. 1992 (Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 30 mins
In the late 1940s, the French Establishments of Oceania (now French Polynesia), see the dawn of a local political life. Pouvanaa a Oopa, the first Tahitian to be elected Representative in 1949, is also the charismatic leader of the first political party, the RDPT (Rassemblement des Populations Tahitiennes). For th...
directed by Marie-Hélène Villierme, fl. 1992 (Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 30 mins
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Calcutta
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directed by Louis Malle, 1932-1995; produced by Louis Kastner, fl. 1969, Nouvelles Éditions de Films (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1969), 1 hour 40 mins
When he was cutting Phantom India, Louis Malle found that the footage shot in Calcutta was so diverse, intense, and unforgettable that it deserved its own film. The result, released theatrically, is at times shocking—a chaotic portrait of a city engulfed in social and political turmoil, edging ever closer to o...
directed by Louis Malle, 1932-1995; produced by Louis Kastner, fl. 1969, Nouvelles Éditions de Films (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1969), 1 hour 40 mins
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Les Demoiselles de Rochefort
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directed by Jacques Demy, 1931-1990; designed by Jacqueline Moreau, fl. 1967 and Marie-Claude Fouquet, fl. 1967; produced by Gilbert de Goldschmidt, 1925-2010; performed by Jacques Perrin, 1941-, Françoise Dorléac, 1942-1967, George Chakiris, 1934- and Catherine Deneuve, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1967), 2 hours 7 mins,
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Jacques Demy followed up The Umbrellas of Cherbourg with another musical about missed connections and second chances, this one a more effervescent confection. Twins Delphine and Solange, a dance instructor and a music teacher (played by real-life sisters Catherine Deneuve and Francoise Dorleac), long for big-city...
directed by Jacques Demy, 1931-1990; designed by Jacqueline Moreau, fl. 1967 and Marie-Claude Fouquet, fl. 1967; produced by Gilbert de Goldschmidt, 1925-2010; performed by Jacques Perrin, 1941-, Françoise Dorléac, 1942-1967, George Chakiris, 1934- and Catherine Deneuve, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1967), 2 hours 7 mins,
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Valyiya Chirakulla Pakshikal
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directed by Bijukumar Damodaran, 1971-; produced by A. K Pillai, fl. 2015, Maya Movies (Privately Published, 2015), 1 hour 53 mins
The film is a partly fictionalized presentation of the great tragedy occurred in Ksaragod District of Kerala in India, consequent on the aerial spraying of endosulfan, a highly toxic pesticide on cashew plantations owned by the Plantation Corporation or Kerala govt. The spraying affected the people as well as th...
directed by Bijukumar Damodaran, 1971-; produced by A. K Pillai, fl. 2015, Maya Movies (Privately Published, 2015), 1 hour 53 mins
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The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch
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directed by Jérôme Salle, 1971-; produced by Nathalie Gastaldo, fl. 1998, Casa Productions, TF1 Films Production, Wild Bunch and Pan Européenne (Netherlands: Music Box Films, 2008), 1 hour 49 mins
When billionaire financier Nerio Winch (Miki Manojlovic) and head of the W Group is murdered, his second in command (Kristin Scott Thomas) must locate his only heir -- a heretofore unknown adopted son, Largo (Tomer Sisley). But first the heir -- a twentysomething adventurer -- must overcome an onslaught of drug tr...
directed by Jérôme Salle, 1971-; produced by Nathalie Gastaldo, fl. 1998, Casa Productions, TF1 Films Production, Wild Bunch and Pan Européenne (Netherlands: Music Box Films, 2008), 1 hour 49 mins
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