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Agrarian Utopia
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directed by Uruphong Raksasad, fl. 2001-2009; performed by Sompong Jumma, fl. 2009, Sai Jumma, fl. 2009 and Prayad Jumma, fl. 2009 (Thailand: Extra Virgin Co), 2 hours 1 mins
Two families are employed by a landowner to work on his rice fields. One of them, used to own their own land, but was evicted for being unable to keep up with his hefty loan payments. In the absence of machinery, they plant rice using traditional farming methods and an untrained buffalo. However, the low market...
directed by Uruphong Raksasad, fl. 2001-2009; performed by Sompong Jumma, fl. 2009, Sai Jumma, fl. 2009 and Prayad Jumma, fl. 2009 (Thailand: Extra Virgin Co), 2 hours 1 mins
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kids + money
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(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 33 mins

An original short film by award-winning filmmaker and photographer Lauren Greenfield, kids + money is a conversation with young people from diverse Los Angeles communities about the role of money in their lives. From rich to poor, Pacific Palisades to East L.A., kids address how they are shaped by a culture...

(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 33 mins
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The Forest For The Trees
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(Bullfrog Films, 2006), 57 mins

'[I was] enormously moved. It is a powerful and eloquent document, beautifully done. It brings Judi Bari and the movement to life, and does a superb job on the trial itself...[Dennis Cunningham's] final statement to the jury was a model for such a thing -- warm, human, simple, persuasive. The film itself is so i...

(Bullfrog Films, 2006), 57 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
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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: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1983), 28 mins
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City of Life and Death
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directed by Lu Chuan, 1971-; produced by Li Zhou, fl. 2009-2011, Andy Zhang, fl. 2009-2011, Qin Hong, fl. 2006-2017, Han Sanping, 1953- and John Chong, fl. 2009-2011, China Film Group, Chuan Films and Jiangsu Broadcasting System; performed by Hideo Nakaizumi, 1976-, Wei Fan, 1862- and Liu Ye, 1978- (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2009), 2 hours 16 mins
CITY OF LIFE AND DEATH, a stunning depiction of the Rape of Nanking, is "a film strong enough to change your life" (Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times). Director Lu Chuan (Mountain Patrol) based the film on the recorded witness testimony from the real-life survivors of the massacre, meticulously recreating the i...
directed by Lu Chuan, 1971-; produced by Li Zhou, fl. 2009-2011, Andy Zhang, fl. 2009-2011, Qin Hong, fl. 2006-2017, Han Sanping, 1953- and John Chong, fl. 2009-2011, China Film Group, Chuan Films and Jiangsu Broadcasting System; performed by Hideo Nakaizumi, 1976-, Wei Fan, 1862- and Liu Ye, 1978- (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2009), 2 hours 16 mins
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Divide In Concord
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(Reading, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 22 mins

'Divide in Concord is a remarkable, beautifully filmed and presented story of the second great battle of Concord, Massachusetts: the battle to ban small single-serve plastic bottles of water. Watch true community democracy in action as a small group of determined citizens fire another shot heard 'round the world...

(Reading, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 22 mins
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Geologic Journey, The Collision Zone: Asia
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in Geologic Journey (Bullfrog Films, 2012), 50 mins

'Watching [The Collision Zone: Asia] is like going on a field trip with a group of experts to the Himalaya and other areas, but doing so in less than an hour, rather than the weeks it would take to do so in person. The film nicely connects the evolution of the geology over many millions of years to the here an...

in Geologic Journey (Bullfrog Films, 2012), 50 mins
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A Dream In Hanoi
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(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 31 mins

'A tremendously moving record of the first collaboration between theater companies from both countries...lovingly crafted.' Ken Eisner, VARIETY'A treat to behold.' Jonathan Curiel, SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE'A hilarious study in miscommunication.' Vicky Elliott, SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE'Hilarious and illuminating...'...

(Bullfrog Films), 1 hour 31 mins
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Lunch Love Community
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(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 18 mins
food is about justice. This film is a vivid and visually rich presentation of how we ensure the health of our society by nurturing children with good food in schools.' Ivy Ken, Associate Professor of Sociology, The George Washington University'A compelling portrait of the work of community change for a more just...
(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 18 mins
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Long Story Short
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directed by Christine Choy, 1953- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 54 mins
Combining a poignant family story with the stigma of racism, this film gives insight into the Asian-American experience, including the trauma of internment.The latest film from Academy Award-nominated director Christine Choy (Who Killed Vincent Chin?) tells the fascinating story of Larry and Trudie Long, a pop...
directed by Christine Choy, 1953- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 54 mins
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