Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race
Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race
2015, DVD, color, 57 min.
Distributed by mayortombradley.com
Reviewed by Jenifer Becker, Washington State University, Vancouver

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, African American History, Race Relations, Political Science, History
Date Entered: 3/28/2017

Norte, The End of History
Norte, The End of History
2013, DVD, color, 250 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Reviewed by Oksana Dykyj, Head, Visual Media Resources, Concordia University, Montreal

Recommended

Subjects: Films, Literature
Date Entered: 3/28/2017

A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone
A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone
2015, DVD, color, 56 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, 145 - 9th St., Suite 102, San Francisco, CA 94103; 800-475-2638
Reviewed by Jenifer Becker, Washington State University, Vancouver

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, Public Art
Date Entered: 3/28/2017

La Americana
La Americana
2010, DVD, color, 54 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Reviewed by Rob Bohall, George Fox University

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Immigration, Politics, Parenting, Labor
Date Entered: 3/23/2017

Murals (Murales)
Murals (Murales)
2016, DVD , color, 60 min.
Distributed by Pragda, 302 Bedford Ave., #136, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Reviewed by Joseph Baumstarck, Jr., University of Louisville, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Ivy Tech Community College

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Art, Artists, Culture, Diversity, Festivals, Museums, Public Art, Murals
Date Entered: 3/22/2017

El Eternauta’s Wife (La Mujer del Eternauta)
El Eternauta’s Wife (La Mujer del Eternauta)
2011, DVD, color and b&w, 82 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Pragda, 302 Bedford Ave., #136, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Reviewed by Linda Kelly Alkana, Department of History, California State University Long Beach

Recommended

Subjects: Argentina, History, Art and Graphic Novel, Human Rights, Literature, Political Science, Popular Culture
Date Entered: 3/22/2017

Okinawa: The Afterburn
Okinawa: The Afterburn
2016, DVD, color, 121 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Reviewed by Joseph Baumstarck, Jr., University of Louisville, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Ivy Tech Community College

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: History, International Relations, Political Rights, War, Activism, Area Studies, Asians, Civil Rights, Crimes Against Humanity, Current Events, International Relations, Government, Human Rights, Native Peoples, World War II, Okinawa
Date Entered: 3/15/2017

Burden of Peace
Burden of Peace
2015, DVD, color, 77 mimn.
Distributed by Alexander Street Press, 350 7th Ave/Ste 1100, New York, NY 10001
Reviewed by Caron Knauer, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, New York

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Activism, Central America, Corruption, Crime and Prosecution, Courts, Crimes Against Humanity, Criminality, Dictatorship, Genocide, Government, Human Rights, Indigenous People, Latin America, Law, Mayans, Women’s Rights
Date Entered: 3/15/2017

Silent River
Silent River
2014, DVD, color, 25 min.
Distributed by epf media, 324 S. Beverly Drive, PMB 437, Beverly Hills, CA 90212; 310-839-1500
Reviewed by James Gordon, University at Buffalo Libraries

Recommended

Subjects: Environmental movement, Environmentalism
Date Entered: 3/13/2017

A Fat Wreck
A Fat Wreck
2016, DVD, color, 88 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Reviewed by Lara Herzellah, Research and Information Literacy Librarian, Daniel A. Reed Library, State University of New York at Fredonia

Recommended

Subjects: Punk Rock Music, Musicians, Music Industry
Date Entered: 3/13/2017