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Across the Pacific

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Rick trades romantic barbs with Alberta, matches wits with sly Lorenz and swaps bullets with saboteurs of the Panama Canal.
DVD
2018; 1942
Clemons (Stacks)
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Ilona Llega Con la Lluvia: Ilona Arrives With the Rain

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Maqroll, Ilona and Abdul are three friends tied by a shared history of smuggling, whose collective adventures have taken them all over the world. After being separated for many years, Maqroll finds himself stranded in Panama City, where he is unexpectedly reunited with Ilona. Meanwhile, Abdul has just been released from prison in Ceuta, where he's trying to buy a steamship so that the three of them can resume their former life of travel and criminal capers together. Ilona and Maqroll open a brothel in Panama to help Abdul buy the ship. The profits begin to roll in and it seems as if everything is going according to plan until a mad young woman named Larissa comes to work at the brothel.
DVD
2003; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
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A Man, a Plan, a Canal, Panama

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Explore the mind boggling construction of the Panama Canal through historic film footage, rare archival photographs, and insightful narration from David McCullough.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Panama Deception

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Offers a view of the 1989 invasion of Panama that was not given by the American media. Presents evidence of mass burials of civilian casualties and internment of homeless civilians which was concealed by the U.S. military or went unreported. Also claims to reveal President Bush's "secret agenda" behind the invasion: to keep U.S. military bases in Panama after the year 2000 in defiance of canal treaties.
DVD
2007; 1992
Clemons (Stacks)
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Paraiso for Sale

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Documentary film depicting the struggles of local Bocas del Toro residents against land displacement by the escalating development of real estate housing for the growing population of American settlers.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Expedition Panama

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Explores the tropical island of Barro Colorado, the Panama Canal, wildlife, agriculture, and foods of Panama.
VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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Expedition Panama [electronic resource]

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Explores the tropical island of Barro Colorado, the Panama Canal, wildlife, agriculture, and foods of Panama.
Online
2005; 1997
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Understanding Terrorism: 3 the Brotherhood of Arms, the Global Fight Against Terrorism

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Part three of a five part series presenting the evolution of world terrorism in the past 30 years and the Special Forces of the world's elite counter-terrorism organizations. This third segment presents an inside look at elite counter terrorist units: Germany's GSG-9 and their heroic 1977 assault on the hijacked Lufthansa aircraft; Spain's national counter-terrorist unit, the GEO; Great Britain's Special Air Service and their role during the Iranian embassy siege of 1980; and the story of Kurt Muse, an American businessman imprisoned by Gen Noriega and rescued by the U.S. Army's elite rescue unit. Includes extensive interviews with hostages.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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A Man, a Plan, a Canal: Panama

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A documentary of the civil engineering, planning and construction of the Panama canal.
VHS
1987
Ivy (By Request)
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TR's Arrival in Panama, November 1906 [2]

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TR became the first President in office to visit a foreign country while on an inspection tour of the Panama Canal. On November 15, 1906, in Panama City there are views of the processional, including a marching band and escorts on horseback, as spectators gather; long shot of TR, accompanied by Manuel Amador Guerrero, first President of Panama, and two unidentified men standing on a platform on the steps of the Cathedral; President Amador Guerrero delivers welcoming address as dignitaries look on; TR then speaks.
FilmOnline
1906
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Panama Canal

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An historical documentary of the formidable wonder, including ingenuity and enterprise behind its construction.
Online
1994
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Columbia and Panama [electronic resource]: Globe Trekker

This Globe Trekker video follows Megan McCormick through Colombia and Panama, starting in Panama City's Plaza de la Independencia where Panama twice declared its independence, first from the Spanish and later from Greater Colombia. She samples roasted plantain, visits the famous Panama Canal, and stops in a region of the San Blas archipelago belonging to the semi-autonomous indigenous group, the Kuna, before traveling to South America and into Colombia. In Bogotá she checks into the famous Platypus hostel. Colombia struggles with rebel groups and drug-trafficking, and Megan goes to see Miguel Caballero's bullet proof clothing collection and pops into the local Police Museum to see an exhibition about famous drug dealer Pablo Escobar. She tours a coca plantation, learns about colonial [...]
Online
2007
13.

Chance

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This hilarious comedy tells the story of Toña and Paquita, the housekeepers for the aristocratic González-Dubois family. These domestic employees have been mistreated for quite some time and they are tired of their situation. So when the family plans a shopping trip to Miami, the maids have a plan of their own; to take control of the mansion. Unexpectedly, they will also discover a family secret. - IMDB.com.
DVD
2009; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Big Picture [electronic resource]: Soldier in Panama

Here is the story about the men on duty in Panama - one of the Western Hemisphere's most critical defense areas. Viewers will see some of the more unusual aspects of life in Panama, from the new university near Panama City to the ruins of the Church of San Domingo, where the exploits of the buccaneer Sir Henry Morgan are recalled. This episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series from the National Archives and Records Administration spotlights the vital mission of the United States forces shown in this program: protecting one of our country's most important outposts, indispensable to our defenses and to the collective security of the Americas. This is the mission of the "Soldier in Panama."
Online
2008
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Panama [electronic resource]

Featuring American journalist and NPR and PBS foreign correspondent, Charlayne Hunter-Gault, this classic program examines human rights in the nation of Panama.
Online
1993
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The Spirit of Kuna Yala

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This award-winning film is a lively portrait of a native people determined to survive the encroachment of the Western world. It features the Kuna Indians of Panama's San Blas Islands as they unite to protect their rain forest homeland, Kuna Yala, and the tradition it inspires. Told entirely in the words of the Kunas, the film is a plea to care for the earth from a people who have a deep and intimate relationship with the land. Today, the rapid destruction of tropical rain forests is recognized as a critical global problem. A tragic result of this process has been the extinction of countless indigenous peoples. The Kuna Indians are a striking exception to this scenario. We learn first hand how they reject the lure of westernization and reaffirm their own traditional values. The issues [...]
Online
1991
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Soldier in Panama

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Online
1954
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The Panama Deception

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Presents a view of the invasion of Panama that was not given by the American media.
VHS
1992
Ivy (By Request)
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Panama Canal

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The French began construction on the Panama Canal in 1880, but abandoned the project after nine years and a loss of 20,000 lives. The United States took over the project and completed it on January 7, 1914. This historical account of its construction examines the ingenuity and enterprise that went into making it one of the 20th-century's engineering wonders.
VHS
1994
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Giving Up the Canal

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Documentary concerning the Panama Canal. Discusses the capability of Panama to govern and protect itself and the Panama Canal as well as the United States respecting the sovereignty of Panama and giving up the canal.
VHS
1991; 1990
Ivy (By Request)