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Facing Forward: A Charter School for At-risk Youth
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directed by Laura Paglin, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
In Cleveland, where only one in twenty African American males graduates from high school, a new charter middle school, E Prep, is one of a wave of organizations championing the 'old school' values of hard work, discipline, and respect for authority. This award-winning film asks the question, can a school with high...
directed by Laura Paglin, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
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Great Big Story, Be The Generation to Take Action for Education
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
Each year, over one-fifth of Bangladesh suffers from flooding. And when water overtakes already struggling roads, much of life is put on hold—including kids’ education. But if children can’t travel to the classroom, architect and entrepreneur Mohammed Rezwan thought, why not have it travel to them? Welcome a...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 3 mins
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Max Becoming Max
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directed by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017, Rolling Film Productions (Toronto, ON: Rolling Film Productions, 2017), 47 mins

This is a story about a special needs 12-year-old and some of the remarkable people who helped him get to a very good place in his life. Max Blackwin seems like any grade-sixer, but unlike the other kids, he has already faced more challenges, and won more personal victories, than most of them will see in a lifetim...

directed by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Larry Hicock, fl. 1996-2017, Rolling Film Productions (Toronto, ON: Rolling Film Productions, 2017), 47 mins
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Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World, Bhobal, India, with Muskaan Ahirwar
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directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
Original mobile libraries are run by unusual operators by roller bee, garbage truck, in bags, by bike or ship in order to find their readers, whether they are children in the slums of Bhopal in India, homeless people in Portland, USA or simply those for whom the next book is simply too far away. We get to know the...
directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
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Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World, Bogotá, Columbia with José Alberto Gutiérrez
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directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
Original mobile libraries are run by unusual operators by roller bee, garbage truck, in bags, by bike or ship in order to find their readers, whether they are children in the slums of Bhopal in India, homeless people in Portland, USA or simply those for whom the next book is simply too far away. We get to know the...
directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
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Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World, Carribean with Micha Roggensinger
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directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
Original mobile libraries are run by unusual operators by roller bee, garbage truck, in bags, by bike or ship in order to find their readers, whether they are children in the slums of Bhopal in India, homeless people in Portland, USA or simply those for whom the next book is simply too far away. We get to know the...
directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
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Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World, Ferrandina, Italy with Antonio La Cava
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directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
Original mobile libraries are run by unusual operators by roller bee, garbage truck, in bags, by bike or ship in order to find their readers, whether they are children in the slums of Bhopal in India, homeless people in Portland, USA or simply those for whom the next book is simply too far away. We get to know the...
directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
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Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World, Portland, USA with Laura Moultan and Ben Hodgson
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directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
Original mobile libraries are run by unusual operators by roller bee, garbage truck, in bags, by bike or ship in order to find their readers, whether they are children in the slums of Bhopal in India, homeless people in Portland, USA or simply those for whom the next book is simply too far away. We get to know the...
directed by Anja Schürenberg, fl. 2000 and Michael Bernstein, fl. 2010; produced by bernsteinfilm, in Moving Libraries - Where Books Mean The World (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 26 mins
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Niños de Esperanza = Children of Hope
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directed by Paul Carlson, fl. 1994 and Brennan Hubbell, fl. 1994; produced by Runch Films (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1994), 29 mins
Documents the efforts of a group of American volunteers--including architects, artists, teachers and psychologists--in building and operating a primary school in a poor Tijuana neighborhood. Their efforts are joined by other American and Mexican volunteers, including parents of the school's young students, resulti...
directed by Paul Carlson, fl. 1994 and Brennan Hubbell, fl. 1994; produced by Runch Films (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1994), 29 mins
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Ready Set Adult
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directed by Michelle A. Daniel, fl. 2015 and Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 (United States: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 46 mins
An inside look at the home school journey of four fourteen/fifteen year old high school graduates.
directed by Michelle A. Daniel, fl. 2015 and Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 (United States: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 46 mins
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