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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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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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Zona Intangible
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directed by Rustin Thompson, fl. 1996-2016 and Ann Hedreen, fl. 1996-2016; produced by Ann Hedreen, fl. 1996-2016, White Noise Productions (Seattle, WA: White Noise Productions, 2016), 1 hour 17 mins

Zona Intangible shows how a single act of generosity can ripple forward and backward through time, improving health and well-being in a community founded on nothing but resilience and hope.

Refugees fleeing the Shining Path terrorists build a new city called Manchay on the edge of Lima, Peru. A gift from an Ameri...

directed by Rustin Thompson, fl. 1996-2016 and Ann Hedreen, fl. 1996-2016; produced by Ann Hedreen, fl. 1996-2016, White Noise Productions (Seattle, WA: White Noise Productions, 2016), 1 hour 17 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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The Fight for Water: A Farm Worker Struggle
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directed by Juan Carlos Oseguera, fl. 2011; produced by Juan Carlos Oseguera, fl. 2011, Filmunition Productions and OsegueraWorks (Warren, NJ: Passion River Films, 2015), 1 hour 27 mins
The Fight for Water: A Farm Worker Struggle documents the impact an environmental decision had upon a farming community when their water supply was shut off. An environmental decision, intended to protect an endangered fish species, had unintended consequences upon the community who needed it to farm, have jobs a...
directed by Juan Carlos Oseguera, fl. 2011; produced by Juan Carlos Oseguera, fl. 2011, Filmunition Productions and OsegueraWorks (Warren, NJ: Passion River Films, 2015), 1 hour 27 mins
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Birdsong & Coffee: A Wake-Up Call
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directed by Anne Macksoud, fl. 1999-2013 and John Ankele, fl. 1999-2013; produced by Anne Macksoud, fl. 1999-2013 and John Ankele, fl. 1999-2013, Old Dog Documentaries (Woodstock, VT: Berkeley Media, 2007), 57 mins
This incisive and multifaceted documentary explores the inextricable economic and environmental connections between farmers in Latin America, coffee drinkers in the U.S., and the fate of migratory songbirds throughout the Americas. The film powerfully demonstrates how coffee drinkers in this and other developed...
directed by Anne Macksoud, fl. 1999-2013 and John Ankele, fl. 1999-2013; produced by Anne Macksoud, fl. 1999-2013 and John Ankele, fl. 1999-2013, Old Dog Documentaries (Woodstock, VT: Berkeley Media, 2007), 57 mins
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