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1.

The Swamp

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The history of the Everglades is a dramatic yet little known story of humanity's attempt to conquer nature. This program, told through the lives of a handful of colorful and resolute characters, explores the repeated efforts to reclaim, control and transform what was seen as a vast wasteland into an agricultural and urban paradise, and, ultimately, the drive to preserve America's greatest wetland.
DVD
2019
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fresh Off the Boat: The Complete Second Season

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Set in the mid-1990s, and inspired by a true story, this show stars Hudson Yang as eleven-year-old, hip-hop-loving Eddie Huang, who, with his family, is adjusting to a new life in suburban Orlando. Faced with new schools, new friends, new neighbors, and new traditions, the Huangs stay true to their family values as they pursue the American Dream.
DVD
2018; 2015
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fresh Off the Boat: The Complete Third Season

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Set in the mid-1990s, and inspired by a true story, this show stars Hudson Yang as eleven-year-old, hip-hop-loving Eddie Huang, who, with his family, is adjusting to a new life in suburban Orlando. Faced with new schools, new friends, new neighbors and new traditions, the Huangs stay true to their family values as they pursue the American Dream.
DVD
2018; 2016
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fresh Off the Boat: The Complete Fourth Season

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Set in the mid-1990s, and inspired by a true story, this show stars Hudson Yang as eleven-year-old, hip-hop-loving Eddie Huang, who, with his family, is adjusting to a new life in suburban Orlando. Faced with new schools, new friends, new neighbors and new traditions the Huangs stay true to their family values as they pursue the American Dream.
DVD
2018; 2017
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Florida Project

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Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six year old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.; Language throughout, disturbing behavior, sexual references and some drug material.
DVD
2018; 2017
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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The Florida Project

Set on a stretch of highway in a budget motel managed by Bobby (Willem Dafoe), just outside the imagined utopia of Disney World, THE FLORIDA PROJECT follows six-year-old Moonee and her rebellious mother over the course of a single summer. Willem Dafoe was nominated for an **Oscar**, a **Golden Globe** and a **BAFTA** for his performance. Nominated for Best Director and Best Feature at the **Film Independent Spirit Awards**. Official Selection at the **Cannes Film Festival**. "*"The Florida Project" is - in nerve, guts, heart, and mind - one of the finest films of 2017.*" - Ty Burr, ***The Boston Globe*** "*Director Sean Baker crafts one of the best and toughest films about childhood ever.*" - Peter Travers, ***Rolling Stone***
Online
2018; 2017
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90 Miles

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"90 Miles recounts the strange twist of fate that took Juan Carlos Zaldivar, once a young loyalist of the Cuban Revolution, across one of the world's most treacherous stretches of water. it is a journey of a family in search for healing and understanding. Probing and thoughtful, Zaldivar uncovers the emotional distance opened in thousands of families by the 90 miles between the U.S. and Cuba" -- Container.
DVD
2017; 2001
Clemons (Stacks)
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Moonlight

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A young black man struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
DVD
2017; 2016
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Ride Along 2

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Friction continues between rookie cop Ben Barber and his seasoned partner (and future brother-in-law) James Payton. After discovering a mysterious flash drive during an arrest, the pair travels to Miami to hunt down a local drug lord with the help of a savvy detective.
DVD
2016
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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A Death in St. Augustine

What can happen when the police face the possibility of domestic violence in their own ranks? On the night she broke up with her Florida deputy sheriff boyfriend, Michelle O'Connell was found dead from a gunshot in the mouth. Next to her was her boyfriend's semi-automatic service pistol. The sheriff's office called it suicide, but was it? FRONTLINE and The New York Times investigate this death of a young, single mother, and what can happen when the police face the possibility of domestic violence within their own ranks.
Online
2016; 2014
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The Education of Mohammad Hussein

There is an entire generation of American Muslim children who do not know a world before September 11, 2001. These children have never experienced a country which is largely unaware of, or neutral about, Islam. Instead, their faith is scrutinized and patriotism questioned, even before they can grasp these very adult concepts. This film, directed by Academy Award® nominees Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (Jesus Camp), takes the viewer inside a tightly knit Muslim community in the economically depressed Detroit-Hamtramck neighborhood, focusing on the children who attend a traditional Islamic school, Al-Ikhlas. The film captures a year where the kids and their neighborhood have an unwelcome visitor, notorious Koran-burning Florida preacher Terry Jones, who arrives to provoke them with hate [...]
Online
2016; 2014
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Fresh Off the Boat: The Complete First Season

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"Join TV's funniest new family and flashback to the '90s! Twelve-year-old hip-hop enthusiast Eddie Huang and his family make their way from D.C.'s Chinatown to Orlando where his dad, Louis, tries to make his new steakhouse a success. His mom, Jessica aims to understand the culture clash and dominate suburbia. While his brothers fit right in, Eddie's still tries to get a seat at the table--any table--in the school cafeteria"--Container.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
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Ballers: The Complete First Season

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The sun-soaked world of a group of past and present football players in and around Miami, Florida. Leading the pack is Spencer, a retired football superstar who is trying to find a foothold as a financial manager to current players. In an industry where the career span is unbelievably short, Spencer and his crew must figure out where the game ends and life begins, all while keeping their cool and having each other's backs.
DVD
2015; 2016
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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When the Earth Swallows You [electronic resource]

Sinkhole survivors tell about their terrifying experience while others mourn the loss of family and homes. Geologist Matthew Kirby investigates the causes of Florida's Sinkhole Alley and maps aquifer tunnels with the help of divers and a cave cartographer.Kirby teams up with a top Hollywood special effects company to simulate the lethal power of nature's most terrifying death trap: Sinkholes!
Online
2015; 2013
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Who Owns Water

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"It's a conflict once unthinkable in the deep green South. Three states are locked in battle over the diminishing fresh water that saw Atlanta go from a small town to the largest growing city in the US. Who's in control? It depends on who you talk to. In this stunningly-shot, award-winning documentry film, brothers Michael and David Hanson return to the source of their childhood river and paddle it to the Gulf of Mexico to take you deep into the Water Wars. Everything comes down to one question. whoownswater.org" -- from website
DVD
2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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Florida Authorities [electronic resource]: Insurance Fraud, a Booming Crime Ring

Officials say criminals stage accidents and fake medical treatments to collect insurance money.
Online
2014; 2013
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Swallowed by a Sinkhole [electronic resource]

On February 28 2013, in a quiet residential suburb east of Tampa, Florida, Jeff Bush was asleep in bed when he and his entire bedroom disappeared into an abyss. Terrifyingly, there was no warning and Jeff's body has never been recovered. He had been swallowed by a sinkhole. But what causes these sinkholes? And is there anything we can do about them? In this fascinating geological detective story, Professor Iain Stewart unearths millions of years of the Earth's history as he searches for the answers and asks if there are more sinkholes coming our way.
Online
2014
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Back to the Movement 1979-Mid 1980s [electronic resource]

Power and powerlessness. Miami's black community-pummeled by urban renewal, a lack of jobs, and police harassment- explodes in rioting. But in Chicago, an unprecedented grassroots movement triumphs. Frustrated by decades of unfulfilled promises made by the city's Democratic political machine, reformers install Harold Washington as Chicago's first black mayor.
Online
2014; 1994
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A Death in St. Augustine

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Investigates the death of Michelle O'Connell, found dead in 2010 by her boyfriend, Jeremy Banks, a St. Augustine, Florida deputy sheriff on the night that she broke up with him. Follows an investigation into the cause of death, originally ruled a suicide.
DVD
2014; 2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Following: The Complete First Season

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DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)