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100% Asphalt
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directed by Carol Mansour, 1961-; produced by Forward Film Productions (Beirut, Bayrut: Forward Film Productions, 2009), 26 mins
"100% Asphalt" is about a street that tells its own story. A street that shelters more than 200 million children with only asphalt, noise and rage for a home. “100% Asphalt” is a film from the heart, shot on the streets in the heart of the city, and revealing unspeakable truths. 26 minutes of testimonies from...
directed by Carol Mansour, 1961-; produced by Forward Film Productions (Beirut, Bayrut: Forward Film Productions, 2009), 26 mins
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Cafe Chavalos: Overcoming the Streets
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directed by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006; produced by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 16 mins

Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America and is the poorest country in the region where 80% of the country's population survives on less than $1 per day. Managua is the capital, but Granada is its oldest city. Despite its coastal beauty and colonial architecture, the picturesque streets of Granada are l...

directed by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006; produced by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 16 mins
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Desert Bayou
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directed by Alex LeMay, fl. 2004; produced by Mike Russell, fl. 2004, James D. Morris, fl. 2007, MaryBeth Mazzone, fl. 2002, Master P, 1967-, Alex LeMay, fl. 2004 and Jimmy Finkl, fl. 2007, Third Coast Media Group and Taproot Productions (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2007), 54 mins
In the wake of the worst natural and humanitarian disasters ever to visit American shores, nearly 600 African-Americans were airlifted to the almost entirely white state of Utah...without their knowledge. DESERT BAYOU seeks to examine whether two cultures can come together in a time of utter chaos, or whether thei...
directed by Alex LeMay, fl. 2004; produced by Mike Russell, fl. 2004, James D. Morris, fl. 2007, MaryBeth Mazzone, fl. 2002, Master P, 1967-, Alex LeMay, fl. 2004 and Jimmy Finkl, fl. 2007, Third Coast Media Group and Taproot Productions (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2007), 54 mins
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The End of Poverty
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directed by Philippe Diaz, fl. 1980; produced by Philippe Diaz, fl. 1980, Beth Portello, fl. 2003-2018, Matthew Stillman, 1967- and Richard Castro, fl. 2007, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation and Cinema Libre Studio (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 1 hour 45 mins

The End of Poverty? is a daring, thought-provoking, and very timely documentary by award-winning filmmaker, Philippe Diaz, revealing that poverty is not an accident. It began with military conquest, slavery, and colonization that resulted in the seizure of land, minerals, and forced labor. Today, global poverty ha...

directed by Philippe Diaz, fl. 1980; produced by Philippe Diaz, fl. 1980, Beth Portello, fl. 2003-2018, Matthew Stillman, 1967- and Richard Castro, fl. 2007, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation and Cinema Libre Studio (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2010), 1 hour 45 mins
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Everyone's Child
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directed by Tsitsi Dangarembga, 1959-; produced by Ben Zulu, fl. 1994, John Riber, fl. 1993 and Jonny Persey, fl. 1996, Media for Development Trust (California Newsreel, 1996), 1 hour 23 mins
Everyone's Child is an eloquent call for action on behalf of Africa's millions of parentless children. Through the tragic story of one Zimbabwean family devastated by AIDS, the film challenges Africans to reaffirm their tradition that an orphan becomes "Everyone's Child." Everyone's Child is the most recent produ...
directed by Tsitsi Dangarembga, 1959-; produced by Ben Zulu, fl. 1994, John Riber, fl. 1993 and Jonny Persey, fl. 1996, Media for Development Trust (California Newsreel, 1996), 1 hour 23 mins
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Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6, Chasing Heroin
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directed by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018, Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 1 hour 53 mins
Facing a heroin epidemic, America is experimenting with radical new approaches to the drug problem.
directed by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018, Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 1 hour 53 mins
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Julian Bond
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directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-; produced by Soledad Liendo, fl. 2000-2017 and Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-, Heritage Film Project (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 34 mins
This enlightening portrait joins African American social activist Julian Bond as he traces his roots back to slavery. A leader in the Civil Rights Movement, Julian Bond was among the founders of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, a leader of the 1963 March on Washington, and a Georgia legislator for tw...
directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-; produced by Soledad Liendo, fl. 2000-2017 and Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-, Heritage Film Project (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 34 mins
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Know How
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directed by Juan Carlos Piñeiro Escoriaza, fl. 2004-2015; composed by Seth Rothschild, fl. 2005, Kasper Gaddy, fl. 2015-2015 and Danny Rockett, fl. 2013-2015; produced by Paul G. Griffin, fl. 1994-2017 and Marcus A. Clarke, fl. 2010-2017, Possibility Project (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 46 mins

A film written and acted by foster care youth, ripped from the stories of their lives. Five youths' worlds interweave as they deal with loss, heartbreak, and coming of age in this tale about transience and perseverance.

Addie struggles to graduate from high school, while her best friend Marie loses her grandmother...

directed by Juan Carlos Piñeiro Escoriaza, fl. 2004-2015; composed by Seth Rothschild, fl. 2005, Kasper Gaddy, fl. 2015-2015 and Danny Rockett, fl. 2013-2015; produced by Paul G. Griffin, fl. 1994-2017 and Marcus A. Clarke, fl. 2010-2017, Possibility Project (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 46 mins
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Memory After Belsen
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directed by Shiva Kumar, fl. 2014; produced by Joshua M. Greene, fl. 2014-2014, Stories to Remember (Sunol, CA: Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour 16 mins
Memory After Belsen is a feature-length documentary that explores the lives and memories of the children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of Holocaust survivors. The film investigates the changes occurring with and the many dimensions of Holocaust memory through the generations - weaving together a visual ta...
directed by Shiva Kumar, fl. 2014; produced by Joshua M. Greene, fl. 2014-2014, Stories to Remember (Sunol, CA: Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour 16 mins
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Where Do I Begin
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directed by Carol Mansour, 1961-; presented by Chawki Azouri, fl. 2010, Ola Ataya, fl. 2010 and Rabih El-Chammay, fl. 2010; produced by Forward Film Productions (Beirut, Bayrut: Forward Film Productions, 2011), 36 mins
“Where Do I Begin?” is a documentary that sheds light on the state of mental health and those suffering from mental disorders in Lebanon. A universal topic that touches all societies and individuals. “Where Do I Begin?” covers a wide range of issues through interviews with specialists and through touching...
directed by Carol Mansour, 1961-; presented by Chawki Azouri, fl. 2010, Ola Ataya, fl. 2010 and Rabih El-Chammay, fl. 2010; produced by Forward Film Productions (Beirut, Bayrut: Forward Film Productions, 2011), 36 mins
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