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17th Of August
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directed by Alexander Ilyich Gutman; produced by Krzysztof Kopczynski and Alexander Ilyich Gutman, Telewizja Polska, Atelier Film Alexandr and Eureka Media (Montréal, QC: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 53 mins
On a remote island in Northern Russia Boris is serving a life sentence for triple murder. He is one of the first to do so in post-Soviet Russia after the death penalty was abolished in 1993. This unsettling documentary brings us inside, not only Boris' dark, cold, claustrophobic cell but also the hidden recesses o...
directed by Alexander Ilyich Gutman; produced by Krzysztof Kopczynski and Alexander Ilyich Gutman, Telewizja Polska, Atelier Film Alexandr and Eureka Media (Montréal, QC: Journeyman Pictures, 2012), 53 mins
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Abortion, Corruption and Cops - The Bertram Wainer Story
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directed by John Moore, fl. 2008 (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2005), 52 mins
In 1967 a young woman came to Dr Bertram Wainer's Melbourne surgery seeking emergency medical treatment after a backyard abortion. She was desperately ill yet too afraid to go to hospital. For Wainer this was the start of a long, hard struggle to overturn laws that made abortion an offence punishable by up to 15 y...
directed by John Moore, fl. 2008 (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2005), 52 mins
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Africa in the 21st Century, Somalia: The Neglected Civil War
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produced by NHK International Inc., in Africa in the 21st Century (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 50 mins
Independent since 1960, Somalia has seen virtually constant political upheaval. Chaos still reigns in the capital, Mogadishu, and throughout Somalia. Some eighty percent of the nation is under the power of guerrillas and local warlords. Taking advantage of the chaos, Islamic fundamentalist groups such as al Qaeda...
produced by NHK International Inc., in Africa in the 21st Century (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 50 mins
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African Studies Series, The Congo and Sudan: Mission Impossible
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produced by Journeyman Pictures, in African Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 39 mins
What motivates missionaries to travel to some of the most inhospitable parts of the globe, to treat terrible diseases like leprosy, to help those most in need? In this poignant documentary we meet three missionaries: Father Alfredo, who lives in Dondo, a village in the north of the Democratic Republic of Congo; Fa...
produced by Journeyman Pictures, in African Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 39 mins
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After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2, Cashing In
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directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
After fifty years of independence, India is poised to become one of the world's economic and political giants and it could be one of the region's most ferocious tigers. This personal journey discovers a surprising new India struggling to emerge from the old and the conflict it's provoking. The programme explores t...
directed by David Wickham; presented by David Dimbleby; produced by Keith Bowers, British Broadcasting Corporation, in After the Raj, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
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America Betrayed
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directed by Leslie Cardé (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 34 mins
One of America's proudest achievements, our national infrastructure, is now its most dangerous embarrassment. Our bridges, dams, levees and highways are crumbling, toppling, being washed away, and putting American citizens and cities at risk. How could the most powerful nation on the planet let this happen? Narra...
directed by Leslie Cardé (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 34 mins
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The American Friend: America Vs. DeGaulle
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directed by Patrick Jeudy, fl. 1987; produced by Luc Martin-Gousset and Patrice Meyer (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2007), 56 mins
Since 1995, the United States of America have given access to classified information that has been kept secret for the past 25 years. These documents shed a new light on the bitter struggle that opposed the US administration and General De Gaulle. Our film offers a vivid and accurate account of a dozen or more ..
directed by Patrick Jeudy, fl. 1987; produced by Luc Martin-Gousset and Patrice Meyer (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2007), 56 mins
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Apu Condor (The Condor God)
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written by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; directed by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; produced by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 30 mins
A unique and highly visual documentary that provides a detailed observation of the sacred Peruvian 'Yawar Fiesta of the Apu Condor'.
written by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; directed by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; produced by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 30 mins
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Arab-Israeli Struggle For Peace
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produced by Chris Sheridan (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1994), 59 mins
This film traces Arab-Israeli relations from the creation of Israel in 1948 to the signing of the peace treaty in September of 1993. Included are scenes of Jewish refugee camps, the Suez Crisis, and the careers of Nasser, Begin & Shamir. All of the conflicts are covered using extraordinary historic footage - The S...
produced by Chris Sheridan (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1994), 59 mins
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Azerbaijan: All the President's Oil
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produced by Journeyman Pictures; interview by Marcel Theroux (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 26 mins
Azerbaijan, which occupies the southern part of the isthmus between the Black and Caspian seas, is a country rich in history, and in oil. So rich in oil, it should to be a textbook example of the benefits of globalization; however, as reporter Marcel Theroux explains, the vast amount of money coming in is not tric...
produced by Journeyman Pictures; interview by Marcel Theroux (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 26 mins
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