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121.

A Handful of Sun

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Documentary about sexually transmitted disease in India, and how this affects the life of Asha, a middle class housewife who has been infected by her husband with HIV, the AIDS virus. The film looks at the predicament of 'innocent bystanders' who contract HIV without participating in any potentially risky situation.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
122.

A Body That Will Speak

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A documentary about body image as an issue of women in India who view it as not being perfect. A filmmaker, a university student, an entrepreneur and a radio jockey work together to interview women in India who feel hungry, eat, grow fat and feel anxious about it. A film about some females in India and their never ending attempts to make the body "speak for the self in a meaningful and powerful way and who take a journey to move beyond disorders and discover the real women battling the fantasies around and within them.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
123.

Nemesis of Motherhood

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Documentary on the problem of high maternal mortality in Orissa, India, which shatters families and threatens the well-being of surviving children due to the combined effects of poverty, ill health, and inadequate access to existing medical services.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
124.

Eco-Dharma

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The story of dedication and sacrifice of Bishnois community, the oldest practicing environmentalists of India from Western Rajasthan to whom the preservation of wildlife and forest is a religion. From XV century they effectively continue their sacred duty of protecting the environment.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
125.

What Women Want

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In India, 8 percent of the parliament are women, and only 6 percent of the state level positions are heald by women. This film examines why that despite ten years of women demanding reservation in the legislatures, they have not been successful.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
126.

A Presence in My Dream

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A documentary about how a single mother tries to navigate her daughter through the choppy waters of adolescence in a society where children are force-fed on an overdose of sexual imagery from newspapers, TV programming, advertising, movies, peers and the Internet. A personalised account of child abuse in modern urban India.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
127.

Being Male Being Koti

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Shot in Kolkata, this documentary explores the experience of growing up gender variant and not being able to understand, let alone explain the difference. The experience of a world where there is "no one quite like me" is an intensely lonely, fractured and troubled one.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
128.

Dinosaur Wars

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From producer Mark Davis, is the story of two talented scientists, O.C. Marsh and Edward Cope, whose once professional rivalry soured into a bitter personal feud. Together, Marsh and Cope were responsible for identifying more than 142 different species and for introducing dinosaurs into the American imagination, but their legacy would be forever marred by two decades of ruthless infighting, espionage, and sabotage.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
129.

El Salvador: Portraits in a Revolution

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This film documents the grassroots nature of revolutionary democracy and the courage of the ordinary people of El Salvador. In the 1980s, thousands of Salvadorans were forced to flee their homeland to refugee camps in Honduras. After nine years in the camps, they made a decision unprecedented in refugee history. Against their government's wishes, they returned home as communities while the war was still raging. Against the backdrop of the 12-year civil war, we meet individual refugees and hear their stories of the Repatriation Movement they created. We learn about Father Segundo Montes, one of the Jesuits murdered by the military, who inspired the refugees to rebuild their country. Today, many questions remain about demilitarization, land reform and reconstruction of a more democrati [...]
Online
1994
130.

The Speck of the Future

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"The Gold Rush brings the whole world to the West, as 49ers from Asia, South America and the eastern states scramble for 'a share of the rocks, ' littering the hills with mining towns and creating the West's first metropolis. But in the push to strike it rich, many are violently pushed aside."--Http://www.pbs.org.
Online
1996
131.

Death Runs Riot

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"Civil war comes early to the West. In 'Bleeding Kansas, ' abolitionists battle for free soil. In Utah, federal troops march against Mormon polygamy. And along the Rio Grande, oppressed Mexican Americans rebel. The war between North and South unleashes brute savagery in the West, and leaves behind an army prepared for total war against the native peoples of the plains."--Www.pbs.org.
Online
1996
132.

The Grandest Enterprise Under God

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"Explores the building of the Pacific railroad. Stretching from Omaha to Sacramento, this incredible feat of engineering and hubris utterly transformed the lands it connected -- previously remote prairies, suddenly there for the taking, attracted peasant farmers who began to plant wheat; cattle ranchers transported their vast herds to markets in the east; swaggering buffalo hunters pillaged native lands; Abilene, Wichita, and Dodge became boom towns. Furthermore, thanks to the increased pace of commerce and the easy accessibility between coasts, the United States became a real contender for world power. Specific topics in this volume include: the politics of funding and commissioning the railroad project, the recruitment of Chinese labor and the appalling death toll, Charles Goodnigh [...]
Online
1996
133.

Fight No More Forever

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"The federal government tightens its grip on the West, but three bold spirits remain defiant -- Sitting Bull, who prophesies his people's greatest victory but cannot prevent their ultimate defeat; Brigham Young, who must sacrifice a spiritual son to save his church; and Chief Joseph, who triumphs in defeat as an indomitable voice of conscience for the West."--Www.pbs.org.
Online
1996
134.

The Geography of Hope

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"Newcomers arrive by the millions, bringing a new spirit of conformity to the West. Indian children are taught to forsake their heritage, Mormons are told to abandon a tenet of their faith, and new laws deny Chinese and Mexican Americans a place in society. Yet the legend of the "Wild West" lives on, thanks to the greatest showman of the age."--Www.kpb.org.
Online
1996
135.

Ghost Dance

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By the late 1880s, Americans were astounded by the changes they had brought to the West. Defeated militarily, Native Americans throughout the region flocked to the call of a Paiute mystic, who offered the hope that the lost world of the buffalo could be brought back by a Ghost Dance. But its promises would be trampled at Wounded Knee. In place of the great Native American cultures that once dominated the Plains was a new culture, epitomized by the Oklahoma Land Rush, in which 100,000 eager settlers lined up for a mad dash to stake out a farm and a future.
Online
1996
136.

One Sky Above Us

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"As settlers race to claim tribal lands, Native Americans take up the Ghost Dance, trusting in its power to restore a lost way of life until their hopes are crushed at Wounded Knee. The new century marks a new era in the West, an age of aqueducts and smelters. But the West remains what it has always been, a world waiting for a dream."--Www.pbs.org.
Online
1996
137.

Soldier in Berlin

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975. "The impression that a young Corporal in the Army gets while on active duty in Berlin is vividly related in the first program of Series VI of THE BIG PICTURE. Being stationed in a small area within the "Iron Curtain" places a great deal of responsibility on the Army personnel, but allows them to see the city during free time. This picture gives the viewer a chance to see all of Berlin through the eyes of a GI serving his country there.""--National Archives and Records Administration.
Online
1953
138.

Pictorial Report Number 4.

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975. "Shows the round-the-world activities of the Army. The report includes the story of Army bands and civil assistance in Korea."--National Archives and Records Administration.
Online
1953
139.

The Republic of Korea (ROK) Soldier

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975. "Through the Korean Military Advisory Group, the South Korean Army has been able to build itself up to the fourth strongest Army in the world. "The Big Picture" shows the activities of the South Korean Army and its preparations for the future."--National Archives and Records Administration.
Online
1953
140.

Atrocities in Korea

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975." A documented report of Communist atrocities in Korea, with scenes just released depicting the horror and brutality of Communism. Includes interviews with returned prisoners of war who were eye witnesses to some of these atrocities and Major General William Dean and General Mark W. Clark."--National Archives and Records Administration.
Online
1953