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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 2, The Far East
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 48 mins
Pete observes a purification ritual during the Shinto Oto Matsuri fire festival and finds out how war helped to create the biggest church in the world. Pete encounters the exotic and inscrutable religions of the Far East, from anarchic Buddhist Naked Man and Shinto Fire festivals in Japan to enlightening Taoist mo...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 48 mins
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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 4, The Middle East
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
In this moving and at times disturbing film, Pete travels throughout the Middle East encountering Whirling Dervishes, folk religion of the Alevis and more. Peter Owen Jones explores the roots of religious conflict in the Middle East. His month-long journey starts in Jerusalem with sites sacred to three of the worl...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
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Around the World in 80 Faiths, 6, The Indian Subcontinent
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directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
Pete explores Karma in a Tibetan Buddhist monastery high in the mountains and attends the 300th anniversary of a Sikh guru. Pete travels from the Nepalese Himalayas to the south of India to make sense of the mystery of Indian religions. He finds out about the transmigration of the soul, karma, the pantheon of gods...
directed by Sian Salt, fl. 2009; produced by Sian Salt, fl. 2009, in Around the World in 80 Faiths, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 59 mins
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Crossroads Japan
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 22 mins
The nation of Japan is at a crossroads. It’s no secret that the country is getting older while its workforce is getting smaller, and that means fewer young workers to pay for things like pensions and healthcare. But this intersection of unprecedented challenges could potentially lead to new opportunities. We've...
produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 22 mins
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The Devil You Know
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directed by John Blake, fl. 1991; produced by John Blake, fl. 1991 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
The history, traditions, beliefs and practices of the Iraqi Islamic Movement in exile and the experience of refugees fleeing the fighting in Basra, Karvala and Najaf. The film profiles Mohammed Bakr Al-Hakim, the Iraqi Shi'a Leader exiled in Iran, whose followers have been responsible for the spontaneous Anti-Sadd...
directed by John Blake, fl. 1991; produced by John Blake, fl. 1991 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
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Exploring Society, Lesson 10, Social stratification: Part 2
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directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 10 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 7 mins
Social Stratification explains social stratification and discusses the resources that determine life chances. Lesson 10, Part 2.
directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 10 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 7 mins
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Exploring Society, Lesson 10, Social stratification: Part 4
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directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 10 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 2 mins
Social Stratification explains social stratification and discusses the resources that determine life chances. Lesson 10, Part 4.
directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 10 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 2 mins
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From Grace To Mercy
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produced by Jane Treays, fl. 1992 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 32 mins
Two women with profoundly differing views of the nature of charity: 86-year-old Anna Grace, who runs a clinic for Moslem children in Jerusalem, and her assistant Janice Phipps, from an American Christian charity. With over 300 children pouring in daily, requiring everything from routine vaccinations to rubber bull...
produced by Jane Treays, fl. 1992 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 32 mins
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Frontline, Syria: Behind the Lines
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directed by Olly Lambert, fl. 2002-2012; produced by Olly Lambert, fl. 2002-2012, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
In Syria's rural heartland, the bloody uprising against President Bashar al-Assad has taken a terrifying turn. The once-peaceful Orontes River valley is now a perilous sectarian front line where neighbor is fighting neighbor. Olly Lambert spent five weeks living on both sides, and his unprecedented film documents...
directed by Olly Lambert, fl. 2002-2012; produced by Olly Lambert, fl. 2002-2012, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
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Frontline, Outlawed in Pakistan
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directed by Habiba Nosheen, fl. 2009-2013 and Hilke Schellmann, fl. 2009-2013; produced by Habiba Nosheen, fl. 2009-2013 and Hilke Schellmann, fl. 2009-2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
In Pakistan, women and girls who allege rape are often more strongly condemned than their alleged rapists. Some are even killed by their own families. For this unforgettable documentary, filmmakers Habiba Nosheen and Hilke Schellmann spent years tracing one alleged rape victim's odyssey through Pakistan's flawed j...
directed by Habiba Nosheen, fl. 2009-2013 and Hilke Schellmann, fl. 2009-2013; produced by Habiba Nosheen, fl. 2009-2013 and Hilke Schellmann, fl. 2009-2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
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