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1.

William Kentridge: Drawing the Passing

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Kentridge discusses the creative process of making his animated films, drawings, and theatre work. Shows him in the final stages of animating "Stereoscope" and includes excepts from various works. In his artistic works he has investigated the diseased, amnesiac consciousness of late and post-apartheid South Africa.
VHS
1999
Ivy (By Request)
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73 Poems for 73 Years: Celebrating the Life of Lucille Clifton

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A memorial to celebrate the life of Lucille Clifton, an American poet, writer and educator.
DVD
2011; 2010
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Masters of Illusion

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Examines artistic and scientific discoveries of the Renaissance, focusing on the discovery of perspective and the development of visual tools that create the magic of illusion.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Assassination & Aftermath: The Death of JFK and the Warren Report

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Looks at the events surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, and the ensuing investigation and conspiracy theories through the decades.
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
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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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All About Darfur

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"Up until now the perilous situation in Sudan has been seen only from outside the country. All About Darfur offers an opportunity to hear it explained by eloquent, diverse, even contradictory voices from within Sudan. The director talks to ordinary Sudanese in outdoor tea shops, markets, refugee camps and living rooms about how deeply rooted prejudices could suddenly burst into a wild fire of ethnic violence."--www.newsreel.org.
VHS
2005
Ivy (By Request)
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The Shadow of Hate: A History of Intolerance in America

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Examines 4 centuries of United States history in order to understand the nation's record of intolerance. Includes documentary footage and eyewitness reports.
Visual MaterialsBookVHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
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Long Night's Journey Into Day

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Follows four cases over a two-year period that were brought before South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission which investigates the crimes of apartheid, by bringing together victims and perpetrators to relive South Africa's brutal history. In so doing South Africa is showing the rest of the world that even the most bitter conflicts can be addressed through honesty and communication, providing the most definitive record of one of the most ambitious and innovative attempts at social reconciliation without precedent in human history.
BookDVD
2000
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The Reincarnation of Khensur Rinpoche

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Discusses the search for the reincarnated Khensur Rinpoche, a Tibetan high lama.
VHS
1993; 1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Best of Commercials

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Includes commercials for Brylcreme, Bosco Chocolate Drink, Chunky and the White Knight, the Double Mint Twins, and the Old Gold Dancing Cigarettes.
VHS
1993
Ivy (By Request)
11.

Islam

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Bill Moyers and Huston Smith discuss misconceptions of Islam. Discovering Islam as an adult, Smith became enamored with Islamic conceptions of order, justice, mercy, and compassion. Through their trance-inducing dances, the mystics, the Sufis, bring God into the immediate moment.
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
12.

Miss India Georgia

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This documentary video follows four contestants in the Miss India Georgia pageant. It tells the story of their experiences as first generation americans. These young women disclose the complexity of their feelings about growing up in the US as children of immigrant parents.
VHS
1998; 1997
Ivy (By Request)
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In Het Huis van Mijn Vader: In My Father's House

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Moroccan filmmaker Fatima Jebli Ouazzani investigates the status accorded women in Islamic marriage customs and the continuing importance of virginity. Having left her father's house in Morocco in order to escape the constraints her culture has placed on women, Fatima now returns to confront those traditions, her family and herself.
VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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Mon Coeur Est Témoin

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Dramatization of correspondence and interviews with women from Africa and the Middle East about the condition of women in their countries.
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
15.

A State of Danger

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Explores the violent conditions under which the Palestinian population exists.
VHS
1989
Ivy (By Request)
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Hay Mish Eishi: This Is Not Living

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The documentary examines life for Palestinians under Israeli rule through interviews with women--a shopkeeper, a housewife, a television news anchorperson in Nablus, and a theatre professional.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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Judaism: The Religion of a People

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Filmed on location in Israel, Egypt, and the U.S., the video traces the history, development, and practice of Judaism from its earliest beginnings to the present day.
VHS
1994
Ivy (By Request)
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Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: Improving Rural Health Care & Rural Economies

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"This short video, through a series of community stories and interviews combined with secondary data resources, is an effective tool in community education. The video captures both the commitment to rural values and institutions along with the recognition of the importance of the health component in the economy"--Brochure.
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
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Fighting for a Breath

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Discusses how coal mining causes black lung disease and the struggle of victims of the disease to obtain black lung benefits.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
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The Breaks of the Mountain: The Russell Fork Gorge

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"Documentary about issues an Appalachian coalmining community faces while developing a tourist economy around a river gorge. The video focuses on the Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River as it flows from Haysi, Virginia to Elkhorn City, Kentucky. The tape looks at the threats extractive industry present to this rare gorge, explores the promise of a sustainable ecotourism economy, and discusses the effects too much tourism brings to the quality of life in a small town"--Publisher's catalog.
VHS
1999
Ivy (By Request)