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1.

Turn Your F^*king Head: Deborah Hay's Solo Performance Commissioning Project

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In August 2012, twenty dance artists from eleven countries spent ten days at the Findhorn Community Foundation, Scotland, to learn and be coached in the performance of a solo they had each commissioned from renowned choreographer Deborah Hay. Hay's innovative Solo Performance Commissioning Project (SPCP) instils a transformative and rigorous daily practice that serves to stimulate and enrich each individual's approach to performance and choreography. This process then engenders twenty unique solo adaptations of the work through a period of practice that extends into the months following the project. To mark the moment of the final SPCP in 2012, Independent Dance commissioned videographer Becky Edmunds to document the journey of the group as they learned the solo 'Dynamic'. The result [...]
BookDVD
2016
Clemons (Stacks)
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Ich Möchte, Dass Es Mich Etwas Angeht: Die Suche Nach Erinnerung = I Want It to Be My Concern : In Search of Memory

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"On the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, events and texts of the Institute of Language Arts at the University of Applied Arts Vienna introduced a literary discourse on memory among the fourth generation"--Page 4 of cover.
BookDVD
2015
Clemons (Item routed to IVY)
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Bi̇r Kurtuluş Öyküsü: Türk Pasaportu

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"The Turkish Passport tells the story of diplomats posted to Turkish Embassies and Consulates in several European countries, who saved numerous Jews during the Second World War. Based on the testimonies of witnesses, who traveled to Istanbul to find safety, the Turkish Passport also uses written historical documents and archive footage to tell this story of rescue and bring to light the events of the time. The diplomats did not only save the lives of Turkish Jews, they also rescued foreign Jews condemned to a certain death by giving them Turkish passports. In this dark period of history, their actions lit the candle of hope and allowed these people to travel to Turkey, where they found light."--IMDb.
BookDVD
2013
Ivy (By Request)
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BookDVD
2011
Clemons (CHECKED OUT)
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Jhārū Kathā =: Broom Stories

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"Drawing on extensive fieldwork in remote corners of rural Rajasthan and the by-lanes of Jodhpur city. This film on the broom engages in conversation with a wide spectrum of broom-makers. Their struggle for livelihood is intersected with differerent stories of the broom provided by women and ritual attendants of shrines, traders, municipal sweepers and garbage collectors. Though the counterpoint of their voices, the film covers wide ground in opening the contradictory values and belief-systems of the broom. Steeped in the realities of caste, the broom is both a source of livelihood for millions of people and the repository of tradition knowledge. Even so, it stigmatizes entire communities through its associations with pollution and untouchability. Highlighting the humiliation and rob [...]
BookDVD
2011
Clemons (CHECKED OUT)
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Studio Gang Architects: Aqua Tower

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Aqua Tower is an 82-story mixed-use high-rise that includes a hotel, apartments, condominiums, parking and offices totaling over 1.75 million sf. Unlike a tower in an open field, new towers in urban environments must negotiate small view corridors between existing buildings. In response to this, the Aqua Tower is designed to capture particular views that would otherwise be unattainable. -- designboom.com
BookDVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Kick Like a Girl

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Tells the story of The Mighty Cheetahs girls soccer team. The team of eight-year-olds remain undefeated for two seasons playing only other girls teams. Wanting more competition, they join a boys league and show the boys what "kick like a girl" means to them.
BookDVD
2008
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Up the Yangtze

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A "farewell cruise" takes a luxury ship up the vast Yangtze River shortly before completion of the massive Three Gorges Dam. The passengers glimpse a rapidly changing countryside, while the local people struggle to adapt as their lives are irrevocably altered.
BookDVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Autism, the Musical

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Profiles five children with autism, their parents, and acting coach Elaine Hill as they take on the enterprise of a full-length stage production.
BookDVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Antonio Gaudí

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Antonio Gaudí designed some of the world's most astonishing buildings, interiors, and parks. Takes viewers on a tour of Gaudí's truly spectacular architecture, including his massive, still-unfinished masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia cathedral.
BookDVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Werner Herzog in Conversation With Karen Beckman at Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, October 25, 2007

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"Herzog has become one of the most influential filmmakers in the world producing, writing, and directing more than fifty films, publishing more than a dozen books of prose, and directing as many operas. Werner Herzog has created some of the most fantastic narratives in the history of cinema, pushing himself and his crew to unprecedented lengths to achieve the effects he demanded."--Container.
BookDVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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The American Folk-Blues Festival: The British Tours 1963-1966

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Collection of performances in England by blues legends.
BookDVD
2007; 1963
Clemons (Stacks)
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Piece by Piece: The History of San Fancisco Graffiti, Documented

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An intimate journey into the most intriguing and misunderstood artistic movement of modern youth culture: the highly controversial graffiti arts movement in San Francisco.
BookDVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Bluegrass Country Soul

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Captures the sights, sounds and magic of the legendary 1971 Bluegrass Festival. Bluegrass veterans and future stars alike share the stage for the first time ever. Includes live performances, interviews, jam sessions, and crowd footage.
BookDVD
2006; 1971
Clemons (Stacks)
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Wallace: Settin' the Woods on Fire

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Four times governor of Alabama, four times a candidate for president, George Wallace was a fierce defender of Southern pride. This documentary examines Wallace's life and career, featuring archival footage and interviews with contemporaries, historians and family members.
BookDVD
2006; 2000
Clemons (Stacks)
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Qualities of Effective Teachers

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Explains teacher characteristics and behaviors that make the difference in student success, spotlights qualities for new teachers, highlights preservice training, teacher hiring, and instilling teacher professional development programs.
BookDVD
2004
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The Line King: The Al Hirschfeld Story

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The amazing story of Al Hirschfeld, creator of thousands of famous drawings of celebrities for more that sixty years and celebrates his many years of work for The New York Times, where his drawings were a centerpiece of the Sunday Arts section.
BookDVD
2004; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
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Chinese Spring Festival Gala, 2005

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Festival held Feb. 20, 2005, featuring singing, dancing, instrumental music, and a fashion show.
BookDVD
2004; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Culturefest 2004: An Annual Celebration for Diversity Since 1986 : An International Bazaar of Entertainment & Food

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Shows performances by approximately 40 student organizations representing various cultures associated with various countries held during Family Weekend, University of Virginia, October 23, 2004.
BookDVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Imagining Unity: Muslim Cultural Diversity in North America

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Ms. Milani spoke about the problems of Muslims in the United States following September 11, 2001, including the wearing of turbans by men being equated with terrorism, and the misunderstandings about the status of Muslim women. Mr. Sachedina spoke about the diversity and the need for tolerance among Muslims themselves, who have different ethnic identities.
BookVHS
2003
Ivy (By Request)