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1945: The Year That Changed the World, 1, The Beginning of the End
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directed by Paul Oremland, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 47 mins
As the Allied armies swarm into the collapsing Third Reich, the disagreements of Roosevelt and Churchill allow Stalin to gain effective control of Eastern Europe. The British military favors a sweep through the north of Germany to take Berlin. But Eisenhower opts instead to leave that region to the Red Army. The A...
directed by Paul Oremland, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 47 mins
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1945: The Year That Changed the World, 2, The End of the Dictators
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directed by Paul Oremland, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 46 mins
The horrors of the death camps are exposed to the world with prisoners' liberation by the Allies; the loss of human lives in the forced marches, and in the flight in the east from the Russian steamroller is enormous. Political maneuvering among the Big Three began in earnest as they sought to segregate Europe's na...
directed by Paul Oremland, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 46 mins
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The Age of Performance
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directed by Mary L. Jones Wade, fl. 1980 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 54 mins
To do more and more, at a younger and younger age, to always go further and faster, even if it is toward the grave... This is the age of performance. We live at a time when performance criteria - efficiency, output and productivity - govern the slightest action. Just where is this insane race taking us? Has life...
directed by Mary L. Jones Wade, fl. 1980 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 54 mins
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Cold War and Beyond, 3, Vietnam, Nixon, Carter 1968-1979
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directed by Jim Thebaut; produced by Jim Thebaut, in Cold War and Beyond, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2003), 30 mins
Follows the US struggle to reach a consensus concerning American involvement in Vietnam, the efforts of Kissinger and Nixon, and the presidency of Carter, and the heightened conflict in Third World countries.
directed by Jim Thebaut; produced by Jim Thebaut, in Cold War and Beyond, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2003), 30 mins
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The Fundamental Question
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directed by Ahmed A. Jamal; produced by Ahmed A. Jamal (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995, originally published 1994), 1 hour 6 mins
This video investigates the phenomenon of rising Islamic fundamentalism in many forms and in many countries. In three parts, it considers the history and nature of the movement as seen by both supporters and dissidents. Is the Koran obsolete? Is Islamic fundamentalism merely a subversive political force masqueradi...
directed by Ahmed A. Jamal; produced by Ahmed A. Jamal (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995, originally published 1994), 1 hour 6 mins
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The Making of the Euro
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(Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001), 39 mins
January 1, 2002 will see the introduction of the euro in 12 of the 15 member states of the European Union. It will be worldwide a currency with a circulation second only to that of the United States, used by over 300 million Europeans. The 1960s saw the emergence of cautious dialogue about the feasibility of a com...
(Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001), 39 mins
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Peace And Conflict Resolution, 1, A World Without Weapons
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directed by Bengt Jonson; produced by Bengt Jonson, Sebra-Film, in Peace And Conflict Resolution, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002, originally published 2002), 30 mins
Examines the argument that nations as well as protest movements should look to Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King, two great advocates of non-violence. Costa Rica was the first country in the world to abolish its armed forces. The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and ex-president of Costa Rica, Oscar Arias, make...
directed by Bengt Jonson; produced by Bengt Jonson, Sebra-Film, in Peace And Conflict Resolution, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002, originally published 2002), 30 mins
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Peace And Conflict Resolution, 6, Human Aggression
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directed by Bengt Jonson; produced by Bengt Jonson, Sebra-Film, in Peace And Conflict Resolution, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002, originally published 2002), 29 mins
Confronts the most fundamental question of all: What is the true nature of man. At one time or another, every society has glorified conflict. Does this mean that the human species is violent by nature in some deep sense that will never change? Or is it possible to claim that we are gradually moving towards that di...
directed by Bengt Jonson; produced by Bengt Jonson, Sebra-Film, in Peace And Conflict Resolution, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002, originally published 2002), 29 mins
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Search for Destiny, Part 2
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directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 53 mins
World War II saw the Arabs driven by British colonialism to support the Axis. Lebanon and Syria gained their independence from France during the war, but Britain sought to maintain its dominion over the Holy Land and other areas of the Middle East. The Haganah, Irgun, and Stern organizations sought successfully to...
directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 53 mins
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Search for Destiny, Part 4
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directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 58 mins
The late 1950s and 1960s saw the Israeli succeeding in annexing large portions of Biblical Israel, and bringing to justice the Nazi murderer Adolf Eichmann. It was a young and vibrant nation-state, which lived in the constant shadow of war. France fought in Algeria to retain its colony there; a bitter and bloody c...
directed by Matthew Hall; produced by Mark Brightman, in Search for Destiny (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2001, originally published 2000), 58 mins
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