Searching: pacific street films

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Matar a un hombre
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directed by Alejandro Fernández Almendras, 1971-; produced by Eduardo Villalobos, fl. 2009-2014, Remanso Cine (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2014), 1 hour 22 mins
Hardworking family man Jorge is just barely making ends meet. When he gets mugged by Kalule, a neighborhood delinquent, Jorge's son decides to confront Kalule, only to get himself shot in the process. Sentenced to a scant 2 years in prison for the offense, Kalule, released and now intent on revenge, goes on the wa...
directed by Alejandro Fernández Almendras, 1971-; produced by Eduardo Villalobos, fl. 2009-2014, Remanso Cine (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2014), 1 hour 22 mins
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La Playa D.C.
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directed by Juan Andres Arango, 1976-; produced by Diana Bustamante, fl. 2009 and Jorge Andres Botero, fl. 2012-2016, Ciné-Sud Promotion, Bananeira Filmes, Septima Films, Burning Blue and Hangar Films (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins
Tomas,an Afro-Colombian teenager who fled the country's Pacific coast pushed out by the war, faces the difficulties of growing up in a city of exclusion and racism. When Jairo, his younger brother and closest friend disappears, Tomas plunges in the streets of the city. His search becomes an initiatory journey...
directed by Juan Andres Arango, 1976-; produced by Diana Bustamante, fl. 2009 and Jorge Andres Botero, fl. 2012-2016, Ciné-Sud Promotion, Bananeira Filmes, Septima Films, Burning Blue and Hangar Films (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins
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Mi Puerto Rico
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directed by Sharon Simon, fl. 1995; produced by Sharon Simon, fl. 1995 and Raquel Ortiz, fl. 1981-2007 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2005), 1 hour 27 mins
This wide-ranging and much-honored documentary explores Puerto Rico's rich cultural traditions and untold history, revealing the remarkable stories of its revolutionaries and abolitionists, poets and patriots -- all of whose struggles for national identity unfold within the complex web of relations between Puerto...
directed by Sharon Simon, fl. 1995; produced by Sharon Simon, fl. 1995 and Raquel Ortiz, fl. 1981-2007 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2005), 1 hour 27 mins
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Controlling Interest
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directed by Larry Adelman, fl. 1978; produced by Larry Adelman, fl. 1978, California Newsreel (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1978), 46 mins
This is the film that helped kick-off the anti-globalization movement. Upon its release, Controlling Interest quickly became a standard "audio-visual text" for those concerned about the growing impact of multinational corporations on global affairs. The film examines how the ever-increasing concentration and v...
directed by Larry Adelman, fl. 1978; produced by Larry Adelman, fl. 1978, California Newsreel (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1978), 46 mins
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Out of Darkness: Cities after War
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directed by Francesc Relea, fl. 2013; produced by Isabel Jubert, fl. 1984, Juan David Ortiz Martinez, fl. 2012 and Pablo Iraburu, fl. 2006, What's Up Doc, Otrocuento, Arena Comunicación, tve, TV3 and Señal Colombia (Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia: 3Boxmedia, 2017), 53 mins
Kigali, Sarajevo, Beirut, Medellín. Out of Darkness maps out the soul of four cities whose names conjure the idea of destruction and pain. The challenge is to overcome the past and to look ahead with renewed hope. Political leaders have no role to play in this film. The characters are citizens with a common deno...
directed by Francesc Relea, fl. 2013; produced by Isabel Jubert, fl. 1984, Juan David Ortiz Martinez, fl. 2012 and Pablo Iraburu, fl. 2006, What's Up Doc, Otrocuento, Arena Comunicación, tve, TV3 and Señal Colombia (Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia: 3Boxmedia, 2017), 53 mins
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Connecting Traditions, Rendezvous with the Dead (Mexico)
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directed by Alexandre Mostras, 1970-; produced by Marie Drogue, Ma Drogue A Moi, in Connecting Traditions (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2013), 52 mins
All around the world, mankind perpetuates traditions, passing down skills and a way of life to future generations. Whether this involves rituals or mastery of techniques, handing down customs is a way of reinforcing the identity and singularity of a group of individuals in keeping with their lifestyle and their en...
directed by Alexandre Mostras, 1970-; produced by Marie Drogue, Ma Drogue A Moi, in Connecting Traditions (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2013), 52 mins
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The Woman's Outlook (April 1926) 4:6
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written by National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines; edited by Trinidad Fernandez, fl. 1923, in Woman's Outlook, Volume 4, Issue 6, April, 1926 (Manila, Manila (National Capital Region): National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines, 1926), 38 page(s)
The Woman’s Outlook: A Magazine for the Home was the official publication of the National Federation of Woman’s Clubs of the Philippines. Published in Manila, the organization distributed its monthly periodical to members in the Philippines and the United States, and for an extra fee, to members in other parts...
written by National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines; edited by Trinidad Fernandez, fl. 1923, in Woman's Outlook, Volume 4, Issue 6, April, 1926 (Manila, Manila (National Capital Region): National Federation of Woman's Clubs of the Philippines, 1926), 38 page(s)
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Stephen Fry in Central America, Episode 1, Mexico
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directed by John-Paul Davidson, 1963-; presented by Stephen Fry, 1957-; produced by John-Paul Davidson, 1963-, Sprout Pictures, in Stephen Fry in Central America, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 47 mins
Stephen Fry as he embarks on a remarkable road trip through Central America. It's an adventure that takes him through Mexico and the entire central American Isthmus to Panama, taking in some of the oldest civilizations on the planet - Maya, Aztec and Olmec. Seven years after he explored all 50 states of the USA in...
directed by John-Paul Davidson, 1963-; presented by Stephen Fry, 1957-; produced by John-Paul Davidson, 1963-, Sprout Pictures, in Stephen Fry in Central America, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 47 mins
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The Earth's Riches, La terre dans tous ses éclats - le cuivre au chili
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directed by Kristian Kähler, 1965-; produced by Holger Preusse, ARTE, in The Earth's Riches (London, England: TVF International, 2004), 43 mins
From spaceships to mobile phones, metals are an integral part of the objects that make up the world around us and that we use in everyday life. The metal industry is a major component of the world economy, and the mining takes place all over the world. Yet their extraction and refinement is still an arduous and da...
directed by Kristian Kähler, 1965-; produced by Holger Preusse, ARTE, in The Earth's Riches (London, England: TVF International, 2004), 43 mins
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Out of Print
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directed by Vivienne Roumani, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 2013), 55 mins
Every aspect of the written word is changing—from publishing to writing and selling to reading. If books are the foundation of civilization, how does that change the world of ideas? And how does it change us? With the unique perspective gained as a director at the Library of Congress and the UC Berkeley Library...
directed by Vivienne Roumani, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 2013), 55 mins
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