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65_RedRoses

2009, DVD, color, 70 min.
Distributed by Ro*co Films International, llc, 80 Liberty Ship Way, Suite 5, Sausolito, CA 94965; 415-332-6471
Produced by Force Four Entertainment

Recommended

Subjects: Death and Dying, Health Sciences, Organ Transplants, Internet, Blogs, Online Communities
Date Entered:11/28/11


8 Weeks in March with AIRE cover photo

8 Weeks in March with AIRE

2011, DVD, color, 64 min.
Distributed by Folkfilms, 16 Chestnut Rd., Brunswick, ME 04011
Produced by Jim Sharkey

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Theater, Storytelling, Irish Americans
Date Entered:04/14/11


A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story    cover photo

A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story

2015, DVD , color, 78 min.
Distributed by Tugg, Inc., 855-321-8844

Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Adolescence, Biography, Bullying, Family, Genetics, Legislation, Social Media
Date Entered:11/30/16


A Crushing Love: Chicanas, Motherhood and Activism cover photo

A Crushing Love: Chicanas, Motherhood and Activism

2009, DVD, color, 58 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 462 Broadway, New York, NY 10013; 212-925-0606
Produced by Sylvia Morales

Recommended

Subjects: Multicultural Studies, Parenting, Women's Studies
Date Entered:07/08/10


A Powerful Noise cover photo

A Powerful Noise

2008, DVD, color, 182 min., in Bambara, French, Vietnamese, Bosnian with English subtitles
Distributed by A Powerful Noise
Produced by Crazy Legs Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Education, Human Rights, Sociology, Women’s Studies
Date Entered:01/07/11


America the Beautiful (Collector’s Edition) cover photo

America the Beautiful (Collector’s Edition)

2009, DVD, color, 105 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, PO Box 411376, San Francisco, CA 94141-1376; 800-475-2638
Produced by Darryl Roberts

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, American Studies, Gender Studies, Journalism, Media Studies, Popular Culture, Psychology, Sociology, Women's Studies
Date Entered:07/08/10


Andy Mann: Street Tapes & Cable Access cover photo

Andy Mann: Street Tapes & Cable Access

2010, DVD, color, 70 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Art, Film Studies, Media Studies, Photography, Technology, Popular Culture
Date Entered:01/19/11


Another Tomorrow: Young Video Art from the Neue Galerie Graz cover photo

Another Tomorrow: Young Video Art from the Neue Galerie Graz

2008, DVD, color, 159 min., in English and Austrian
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Art, Film Studies, Media Studies, Photography
Date Entered:04/08/10


Art House cover photo

Art House

2015, Online Link , color, 90 min.
Distributed by Don Freeman
Produced by Don Freeman

Recommended

Subjects: Architecture, Art, Art History, Museums
Date Entered:04/24/15


Arusi Persian Wedding

2008, DVD, color, 63 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 462 Broadway, New York, NY 10013; 212-925-0606
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, International Studies, Multicultural Studies, Sociology, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:05/15/09


Ask the Sexpert    cover photo

Ask the Sexpert

2017, DVD , color, 88 min., Hindi and English
Distributed by Good Docs

Recommended

Subjects: Birth Control, Contraception, Counseling, Education, Popular Culture, Sexuality
Date Entered:07/12/18


Avoid Eye Contact: Best of NYC Animation Vol. 2 cover photo

Avoid Eye Contact: Best of NYC Animation Vol. 2

2005, DVD, color, 70 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 2169 Folsom Street, Suite M101, San Francisco, CA 94110; 415-447-9750
Produced by Square Footage Films

Recommended

Subjects: Animation, Art, Humor, Media Studies, Popular Culture, Film Studies
Date Entered:06/06/06


Barefoot in the Kitchen (Con la Pata Quebrada)    cover photo

Barefoot in the Kitchen (Con la Pata Quebrada)

2014, DVD , color and b&w, 86 min.
Distributed by Pragda, 302 Bedford Ave., #136, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Producer n/a

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Acting, European History, Feminism, Films, Interpersonal Relations, Popular Culture, Women’s History
Date Entered:11/05/15


Barge cover photo

Barge

2015, DVD , color, 71 min.
Distributed by Collective Eye Films, 2305 SE Yamhill Street, Suite 101, Portland OR 97214; 503-232-5345

Recommended

Subjects: Commerce, Industries, Occupations, Transportation
Date Entered:08/17/17


Beijing Taxi cover photo

Beijing Taxi

2010, DVD, color, 78 min.
Distributed by Three Waters Productions, 59 Newell St., #3R, Brooklyn, NY 11222; 917-450-4124
Produced by Miao Wang

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Asian Studies, China, Geography, Photography, Travel and Tourism, Urban Studies
Date Entered:04/22/11


Bill Plympton’s Dog Days: A Collection of Short Films 2004-2008 cover photo

Bill Plympton’s Dog Days: A Collection of Short Films 2004-2008

2009, DVD, color, 130 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Produced by Bill Plympton

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Animation, Biography, Film Studies, Humor, Popular Culture
Date Entered:09/18/09


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Boone

2016, DVD, color, 75 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016

Recommended

Subjects: Agriculture, Animals, Farming
Date Entered:11/15/17


Bottle Masala in Moile    cover photo

Bottle Masala in Moile

2012, DVD , color, 38 min., English, Marathi, Hindi with English subtitles
Distributed by Random Frontiers, Vaidehi CHitre, 3402 Edison St., San Mateo, CA 94403, 415-238-2649
Producer n/a

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Activism, Anthropology, Building, Catholicism, Cooking, Discrimination, Economics, Food, Future, Geography, Government, History, Postcolonialism, Urban and Regional Planning
Date Entered:09/01/15


Café cover photo

Café

2014, DVD , color, 80 min., Nahuati and Spanish, with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710

Recommended

Subjects:
Date Entered:10/23/17


Can’t Go Native?

2010, DVD, color, 56 min.
Distributed by Can't Go Native?
Produced by David W. Plath

Recommended

Subjects: Aging, Anthropology, Area Studies, Asian Studies, Biography, Careers, Education, Geography
Date Entered:05/20/11


Cartune Xprez 2008 cover photo

Cartune Xprez 2008

2009, DVD, color, 60 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Animation, Art, Film Studies
Date Entered:12/02/09


Celtic Soul

2016, DVD, color, 83 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Markham Street Films

Recommended

Subjects: Humor, Popular Culture, Sports, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:06/26/18


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Cinevardaphoto

2010, DVD, color, 188 min., French with English subtitles
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Agnès Varda

Recommended

Subjects: Art, Biography, Drama, Film Studies, Gender Studies, History, Latin American Studies, Photography, Storytelling, Writing
Date Entered:01/07/11


Club Native

2008, DVD, color, 78 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 462 Broadway, New York, NY 10013; 212-925-0606
Produced by Rezolution Pictures Inc., National Film Board of Canada

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Canadian Studies, Multicultural Studies, Native American Studies, Women's Studies
Date Entered:02/04/09


Common Roads cover photo

Common Roads

2015, DVD , color, 95 min., Swiss, German, Spanish, French with English subtitles
Distributed by Documentary Educational Resources, 101 Morse Street, Watertown, MA 02472; 617-926-0491
Produced by Tigertoda Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:07/06/16


Conceiving Ada cover photo

Conceiving Ada

2010, DVD, color, 85 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Produced by Lynn Hershman Leeson

Recommended

Subjects: Computer Science, Gender Studies, Media Studies, Science Fiction, Technology, Women's Studies
Date Entered:12/02/10


Consumed: Identity and Anxiety in the Age of Plenty   cover photo

Consumed: Identity and Anxiety in the Age of Plenty

2013, DVD, color, 52 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, 132 West 31st St., 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001; 800-257-5126
Produced by Journeyman Pictures

Recommended

Subjects: Environmentalism, Evolution, Future, Global Issues, Marketing, Psychology, Sustainable Living
Date Entered:10/29/14


Damiana Kryygi    cover photo

Damiana Kryygi

2015, DVD, color, 95 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by damiana.kryygi@gmail.com
Produced by Alejandro Fernandez Moujan

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Crimes Against Humanity, Death, Grief, Indigenous Peoples, Museums, Racism, Science
Date Entered:11/23/16


Daughters of Anatolia    cover photo

Daughters of Anatolia

2015, DVD, color, 56 min., Turkish with English subtitles
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Halé Sofia Schatz

Recommended

Subjects: Agriculture, Anthropology, Family, Feminism, Food, Geography, Migration, Sustainable Living, Technology
Date Entered:07/26/17


David Malouf: An Imaginary Life cover photo

David Malouf: An Imaginary Life

2003, VHS, color, 55 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by ABC Australia

Recommended

Subjects: Biography, Literature, Storytelling, Writing
Date Entered:12/17/03


Dead Birds Re-Encountered    cover photo

Dead Birds Re-Encountered

2013, DVD, color, 46 min., Dani with subtitles and English
Distributed by Documentary Educational Resources, 101 Morse Street, Watertown, MA 02472; 617-926-0491

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Aging, Anthropology, Area Studies, Indigenous Peoples, Travel and Tourism, War
Date Entered:08/17/17


Detropia cover photo

Detropia

2012, DVD, color, 86 & 58 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady

Highly Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, Capitalism, Economics, Geography, Globalization, Industries, Labor Relations, Urban Areas, Urban and Regional Planning
Date Entered:06/17/13


Diamonds in the Rough: A Ugandan Hip Hop Revolution cover photo

Diamonds in the Rough: A Ugandan Hip Hop Revolution

2009, DVD, color, 53 min., English and Luganda with English subtitles
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Brett Mazurek

Recommended

Subjects: African Studies, Music, Popular Culture, Postcolonialism
Date Entered:07/11/11


Dismissed

2017, DVD, color, 87 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711

Recommended

Subjects: Bullying, Drama, Teachers, Teenagers, Violent Behavior
Date Entered:06/26/18


Divided We Fall cover photo

Divided We Fall

2016, DVD , color, 90 min.
Distributed by Twelfth House Films

Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Constitutional Rights, Democracy, Government, Legislation, Political Science, Politics, Protest Movements, Sociology, Teachers
Date Entered:11/15/17


Doc Challenge cover photo

Doc Challenge

2009, DVD, color, 151 min.
Distributed by Typecast Releasing, 3131 Western Ave., Suite 514, Seattle, WA 09121; 206-322-0882
Produced by Various

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Drama, Film Studies, Social Science
Date Entered:06/08/09


Dogs of Democracy    cover photo

Dogs of Democracy

2016, DVD, color, 57 min., English and Greek, with English subtitles
Distributed by epf media, 324 S. Beverly Drive, PMB 437, Beverly Hills, CA 90212; 310-839-1500

Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Animal Welfare, Democracy, Global Issues, Homelessness, Immigration, Politics, Poverty, Protest Movements
Date Entered:04/19/18


Dressing America: Tales from the Garment Center    cover photo

Dressing America: Tales from the Garment Center

2011, DVD, color, 57 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Producer n/a

Not Recommended

Subjects: Cloth, Commerce, Fabrics, Family, Immigration, Sewing, Textile Industry, Travel & Tourism
Date Entered:11/13/15


East Punk Memories cover photo

East Punk Memories

2014, DVD, color, 51 min., Hungarian with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescents, Communism, Politics, Popular Culture, Punk Rock Music, Social Behavior, Soviet History
Date Entered:07/06/16


Education, Inc. cover photo

Education, Inc.

2016, DVD, color, 59 min.
Distributed by Media Education Foundation, 60 Masonic St., Northampton, MA 01060; 800-897-0089

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Education, Journalism, Market Economy, Politics, Teachers
Date Entered:02/07/18


Elena cover photo

Elena

2012, DVD , color, 43 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Architecture, Buildings, Constitutional Rights, Poverty, Property, Public Health, Social Problems, Urban Areas
Date Entered:12/10/15


Family Affair cover photo

Family Affair

2010, DVD, color, 82 min.
Distributed by Ro*co Films International, llc, 80 Liberty Ship Way, Suite 5, Sausolito, CA 94965; 415-332-6471
Produced by Impact Partners, Firelight Media and WGBH

Recommended

Subjects: African American Studies, Domestic Violence, Parenting, Psychology, Sociology, Child Abuse, Families, Incest
Date Entered:11/28/11


Favela Rising cover photo

Favela Rising

2005, DVD, color, 82 min., Portuguese with English subtitles
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Jeff Zimbalist

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Latin American Studies, Crime, Music, Urban Studies
Date Entered:09/08/11


First Light: Tuscany and the Dawn of the Renaissance cover photo

First Light: Tuscany and the Dawn of the Renaissance

2004, DVD, color, 196 min. (49 min. each program)
Distributed by Films Media Group, PO Box 2053, Princeton, New Jersey 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Red Canoe Productions

Not Recommended

Subjects: Architecture, Art History, European Studies, History, Religious Studies, Urban Studies
Date Entered:08/09/05


Freddy Ilanga: Che’s Swahili Translator  cover photo

Freddy Ilanga: Che’s Swahili Translator

2009, DVD, color, 24 min., Spanish with English & French subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Area Studies, Biography, History, Immigration, Latin America, Politics, Postcolonialism
Date Entered:04/02/15


Freeheld cover photo

Freeheld

2007, DVD, color, 140 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Vanessa Roth and Matthew Syrett

Highly Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, Death and Dying, Gay and Lesbian Studies, Law, Sociology, Women's Studies
Date Entered:06/30/09


Gauchos del mar    cover photo

Gauchos del mar

2012, DVD, color, 61 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Green Planet Films, PO Box 247, Corte Madera, CA 94976-0247; 415-377-5471
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Latin Americans, Photography, Surfing, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:09/15/15


Gringo Trails    cover photo

Gringo Trails

2013, DVD , color, 79 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Travel and Tourism, Biodiversity, Conservation, Sustainable Living, Tourism Industry
Date Entered:02/19/15


Guns on the Clackamas cover photo

Guns on the Clackamas

2009, DVD, color, 80 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Produced by Bill Plympton

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Film Studies, Humor, Popular Culture
Date Entered:12/17/09


Gut Renovation cover photo

Gut Renovation

2012, DVD, color, 81 min.
Distributed by Outcast Films, 652 W. 163rd Street #45, New York, NY 10032 ; 800-343-5540
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Architecture, Art, Documentaries, Legislation, Sociology, Urban Areas
Date Entered:11/14/14


Hafu cover photo

Hafu

2013, DVD , color, 85 min., Japanese with English subtitles
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, Suite 550, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Children, Discrimination, Diversity, Education, Family, Language, Multiculturalism, Sociology
Date Entered:07/30/15


Hand Made With Love in France    cover photo

Hand Made With Love in France

2014, DVD, color, 70 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Grégory Bernard

Recommended

Subjects: Fabrics, Fashion Design, Global Commerce, Needlework, Occupations, Sewing, Textiles
Date Entered:02/18/16


Happy cover photo

Happy

2011, DVD , color, 75 min.
Distributed by WadiRum Productions
Produced by Roko Belic, Eiji Han Shimizu, and Frances Reid

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology
Date Entered:10/29/12


Harvest of Empire cover photo

Harvest of Empire

2012, DVD , color, 90 min.
Distributed by EVS Communications, 2800 Quebec Street, N.W., Suite 1215, Washington, D.C. 20008; 202-966-6872
Produced by Onyx Films., EVS Communications, Loquito Productions, Getzels Gordon Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Discrimination, Geography, Government, Hispanic Americans, Human Rights, Immigration, Latin Americans, Latinos (United States), Military, Postcolonialism, Poverty, U.S. History, United States Foreign Relations, War
Date Entered:07/11/13


Here Come the Videofreex    cover photo

Here Come the Videofreex

2015, DVD , color and b&w, 78 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Activism, History, Journalism, Mass Media, Photography, Protest Movements, Social Movements, Technology, U.S. History
Date Entered:10/18/16


HHH: A Portrait of Hou Hsiao-Hsien cover photo

HHH: A Portrait of Hou Hsiao-Hsien

1996, VHS, color, 91 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by AMIP, la SEPT/Arte, l'INA, in collaboration with Public Television, Hu Hsiao-Ming Corporation, Arc light Film

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Popular Culture, Film Studies, Biography, Media Studies, Asian Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


Hiphopistan: Representing Locality in a Global City cover photo

Hiphopistan: Representing Locality in a Global City

2007, DVD, color, 25 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Çiğdem Akbay

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Anthropology, Dance, Middle Eastern Studies, Music, Popular Culture, Urban Studies
Date Entered:08/08/11


Hitchhiking to the Edge of Sanity

2016, DVD, color, 82 min.
Distributed by Scott Petersen, 6909 Knowlton Pl. #301, Los Angeles, CA 90045; 818-642-6301
Produced by Scott Petersen

Not Recommended

Subjects: Biography, Careers, Geography, History, Interpersonal Relations, Politics, Psychology, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:01/12/18


How Happy Can You Be? cover photo

How Happy Can You Be?

2005, DVD, color, 52 min., English and Norwegian with English subtitles
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Multicultural Studies, Psychology, Social Studies, Sociology
Date Entered:03/08/07


I Cannot Tell You How I Feel    cover photo

I Cannot Tell You How I Feel

2016, DVD, color, 42 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710

Recommended

Subjects: Aging, Children, Family, Interpersonal Relations, Parenting
Date Entered:10/05/18


Imber’s Left Hand    cover photo

Imber’s Left Hand

2016, DVD, color, 74 min., English
Distributed by Film Movement

Recommended

Subjects: Art, Biography, Disabilities, Death and Dying, Health Sciences
Date Entered:10/26/18


Into the Field

2006, DVD, color, 28 min., Romanian with English subtitles
Distributed by Documentary Educational Resources, 101 Morse Street, Watertown, MA 02472; 617-926-0491
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, European Studies, Religious Studies, Sociology, Women's Studies
Date Entered:06/27/07


Intuition With David Suzuki

2002, VHS, color, 48 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Recommended

Subjects: Psychology, Physics
Date Entered:11/09/18


Invitation to World Literature cover photo

Invitation to World Literature

2010, DVD, color, 390 min.
Distributed by Annenberg Learner, PO Box 55742, Indianapolis, IN 46205-0742; 800-532-7637
Produced by Annenberg Learner, WGBH Educational Foundation, Seftel Productions

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Literature, Mythology, Storytelling, Writing
Date Entered:10/12/11


Irwin & Fran cover photo

Irwin & Fran

2015, DVD , color, 83 min.
Distributed by TDC Entertainment, 220 East 23rd St., Suite 405, New York, NY 10010
Produced by Jordan Stone

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Activism, Aging, Biography, Careers, Censorship, Discrimination, Humor, Popular Culture
Date Entered:12/10/15


It’s Not Me, I Swear! (C’est Pas Moi, Je Le Jure!)    cover photo

It’s Not Me, I Swear! (C’est Pas Moi, Je Le Jure!)

2008, DVD, color, 110 min., French with English subtitles
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Children, Divorce, Drama, Family, Parenting
Date Entered:06/24/14


Just About Famous cover photo

Just About Famous

2015, DVD, color, 90 min.
Distributed by Bond/360, 42 Bond Street, Third Floor, New York, NY 10012 212.354.2650

Recommended

Subjects: Careers, Humor, Popular Culture, Psychology
Date Entered:07/06/16


Kismet: How Turkish Soap Operas Changed the World cover photo

Kismet: How Turkish Soap Operas Changed the World

2013, DVD , color, 57 min., Turkish, Arabic, Bulgarian and Greek, with English subtitles
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 115 W. 29th Street, Suite 1200,New York, NY, 10001; 212-925-0606
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Acting, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Drama, Fiction, Interpersonal Relations, Popular Culture, Rape, Sexual Harassment, Storytelling, Women’s Rights
Date Entered:02/19/15


Lands cover photo

Lands

2009, DVD, color, 75 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Maya da-Rin

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Geography, Latin America Studies, Postcolonialism, South American Studies, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:01/07/11


Last Laugh

2016, DVD, color, 88 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711

Recommended

Subjects: Genocide, Grief, Humor, Jewish Holocaust, World War II
Date Entered:12/22/17


Latinos Beyond Reel cover photo

Latinos Beyond Reel

2012, DVD, color, 61 and 84 min.
Distributed by Media Education Foundation, 60 Masonic St., Northampton, MA 01060; 800-897-0089
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Bias, Discrimination, Hispanic Americans, Films, Immigration, Latin Americans, Latinos (United States), Mass Media, Multiculturalism, Popular Culture, Race Relations, Racism, U.S. History
Date Entered:07/11/13


Life After Life    cover photo

Life After Life

2017, DVD, color, 72 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Tamara Perkins

Recommended

Subjects: Correctional Institutions, Criminal Justice, Family Relations, Jails, Prison Reform, Prisoners, Prisons, Racism
Date Entered:06/26/18


Like a Ship in the Night cover photo

Like a Ship in the Night

2007, DVD, color, 30 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: European Studies, Gender Studies, Human Rights, Sociology, Women's Studies
Date Entered:07/31/08


Listen To This cover photo

Listen To This

2010, DVD, color, 60 min.
Distributed by Proximity Films, 229 Booth Ave., Toronto, ON, Canada, M4M 2M7; 416-469-4567
Produced by Juan Baquero

Recommended

Subjects: Canadian Studies, Education, Music, Urban Studies
Date Entered:04/22/11


Living Memory cover photo

Living Memory

2003, VHS, color, 53 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Susan Vogel, Samuel Sidibe, Eric Engles and the Musee National du Mali

Recommended

Subjects: African Studies, Anthropology, Art, Architecture, Dance, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:03/17/04


Lomax the Songhunter cover photo

Lomax the Songhunter

2005, DVD , color, 95 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Joost Verhey

Recommended

Subjects: Aging, Anthropology, Folk Music, History, Indigenous People, Multiculturalism, Music, Storytelling
Date Entered:02/19/15


Long Story Short    cover photo

Long Story Short

2016, DVD , color, 45 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Homelessness, Identity, Poverty, Sociology, Urban Areas, Western United States
Date Entered:01/13/17


Look At Us Now, Mother!

2016, DVD, color, 84 min.
Distributed by Tugg, Inc., 855-321-8844

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, Aging, Children, Counseling, Family, Family Relations, Psychology
Date Entered:05/16/17


Los Angeles Plays Itself    cover photo

Los Angeles Plays Itself

2014, DVD , color, 170 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Producer n/a

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Acting, Architecture, Documentaries, Film Novelizations, Films, Geography, Popular Culture, Urban Areas, Western United States
Date Entered:01/22/15


Loving a Stranger cover photo

Loving a Stranger

2013, DVD , color, 53 min.
Distributed by Interfilm Productions Inc.,, 304-1515 West Hastings St., Vancouver, BC V6G 3G6, Canada; 604-638-8920
Produced by Boris Ivanov

Recommended

Subjects: Canadian Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Multicultural Studies, Women’s Studies, Social Sciences
Date Entered:06/11/13


Maineland

2017, DVD , color, 90 min., Chinese and English
Distributed by Three Waters Productions, 59 Newell St., #3R, Brooklyn, NY 11222; 917-450-4124

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescents, Education, Globalization, Interpersonal Communication, Teen Culture
Date Entered:01/04/18


Manakamana cover photo

Manakamana

2013, DVD , color, 118 min., Nepalese, with English subtitles
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Documentaries, Experimental Film, Religion, Transportation, Tourism
Date Entered:11/14/14


Marwencol cover photo

Marwencol

2010, DVD, color, 84 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Jeff Malmberg

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Art, Biography, Disability Studies, Photography, Psychology, Rehabilitation, World War II
Date Entered:01/07/11


Masks (Máscaras)    cover photo

Masks (Máscaras)

2014, DVD, color, 35 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Acting, AIDS/HIV, Area Studies, Discrimination, Gender Identity, Transsexuals
Date Entered:03/10/16


Me Without You    cover photo

Me Without You

2001, DVD , color, 100 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, Drama, Family Relations, Feature Films, Popular Culture, Social Behavior
Date Entered:12/10/15


Men: A Love Story    cover photo

Men: A Love Story

2016, DVD , color, 80 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 115 W. 29th Street, Suite 1200,New York, NY, 10001; 212-925-0606

Recommended

Subjects: Divorce, Human Relations, Marriage, Sexuality, Storytelling, Traveling
Date Entered:07/13/18


Minimalism cover photo

Minimalism

2016, DVD , color, 79 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, 145 - 9th St., Suite 102, San Francisco, CA 94103; 800-475-2638

Recommended

Subjects: Advertising, Capitalism, Commerce, Sustainable Living
Date Entered:07/26/17


Muslims in Love

2008, DVD, color, 25 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Sarah Zerina Usmen

Recommended

Subjects: Multicultural Studies, Sociology, Women’s Studies
Date Entered:06/27/11


My Love, Don’t Cross That River    cover photo

My Love, Don’t Cross That River

2016, DVD , color, 86 min., Korean with English subtitles
Distributed by Film Movement

Recommended

Subjects: Aging, Death, Dying, Family, Grief, Interpersonal Relations, Marriage
Date Entered:11/15/17


No Más Bebés    cover photo

No Más Bebés

2015, DVD, color, 79 min., Spanish and English with subtitles
Distributed by Good Docs
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Birth Control, Civil Rights, Ethics, Hispanic Americans, Latinos (United States), Reproductive Rights
Date Entered:03/02/16


No Room in Paradise

2016, DVD, color, 90 min.
Distributed by Collective Eye Films, 2305 SE Yamhill Street, Suite 101, Portland OR 97214; 503-232-5345
Produced by Anthony Aalto and Mike Hinchey

Recommended

Subjects: Homelessness, Poverty, Public Health, Social Problems, Urban Areas
Date Entered:07/26/17


Of Dogs & Men cover photo

Of Dogs & Men

2016, DVD, color, 89 min.
Distributed by Collective Eye Films, 2305 SE Yamhill Street, Suite 101, Portland OR 97214; 503-232-5345

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Animal Rights, Death, Law Enforcement, Legislation, Violent Behavior
Date Entered:08/17/17


Of Kites and Borders: De Cometas y Fronteras    cover photo

Of Kites and Borders: De Cometas y Fronteras

2013, DVD, color, 60 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, Suite 550, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, Children, Discrimination, Family, Geography, Emigration, Latin Americans, Law Enforcement, Poverty
Date Entered:07/30/15


Ohero:Kon / Under the Husk cover photo

Ohero:Kon / Under the Husk

2016, DVD, color, 27 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 115 W. 29th Street, Suite 1200,New York, NY, 10001; 212-925-0606

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, Diversity, Education, Growth and Development, Language, Native Americans, Native Peoples
Date Entered:06/26/18


On the Way to School  cover photo

On the Way to School

2012, DVD, color, 77 min., Spanish, Berber, Tamil, and Maasai with English subtitles
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Children, Documentaries, Education, Elementary Education, Family, Geography
Date Entered:04/14/15


Ovarian Psycos    cover photo

Ovarian Psycos

2016, DVD, color, 72 min., English and Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 115 W. 29th Street, Suite 1200,New York, NY, 10001; 212-925-0606

Subjects: Activism, Family, Feminism, Gender Identity, Protest Movements, Women’s Rights
Date Entered:10/26/18


Over the Limit cover photo

Over the Limit

2017, DVD, color, 81 min., Russian with English subtitles
Distributed by Film Movement

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Athletes, Bullying, Competitions, Psychology, Sports, Russia
Date Entered:01/08/19


Oyler: One School, One Year    cover photo

Oyler: One School, One Year

2015, DVD , color, 26 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, 145 - 9th St., Suite 102, San Francisco, CA 94103; 800-475-2638

Recommended

Subjects: Education, Poverty, Teachers, Teenagers, Urban Areas
Date Entered:10/18/16


Peter Weibel, Rewriter cover photo

Peter Weibel, Rewriter

2009, DVD, black &white, 85 min., German with English subtitles
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Art, Film Studies, Language, Media Studies, Photography, Technology
Date Entered:12/17/09


Profit Motive and The Whispering Wind

2007, DVD, color, 58 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, History, Labor Relations, Photography, Political Science, Sociology
Date Entered:06/03/08


Prostitution Behind the Veil

2004, VHS, color, 52 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Women's Studies, Human Rights, Area Studies, Sociology
Date Entered:10/25/05


Purdah cover photo

Purdah

2017, DVD, color, 81 min., Hindi with English subtitles
Distributed by Jeremy Guy Films
Produced by Jeremy Guy Films, LLC

Recommended

Subjects: India, Culture, Gender, Sports, Women
Date Entered:01/02/19


Razor Wire Rodeo cover photo

Razor Wire Rodeo

2009, DVD, color, 52 min.
Distributed by CineFete, 1586 Fleury St. East, Suite 210, Montreal, Canada H2C 156; 800-858-2183
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Criminal Justice, Human Rights, Sociology
Date Entered:05/20/11


Reconstruction: A Film by Irene Lusztig cover photo

Reconstruction: A Film by Irene Lusztig

2001, VHS, color, 90 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 462 Broadway, New York, NY 10013; 212-925-0606
Produced by Irene Lusztig

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Biography, European Studies, History, Women's Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


Resilience

2009, DVD, color, 75 min.
Distributed by Seventh Art Releasing, 1614 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046; 323-845-1455
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Adoption, Asian Studies, Multicultural Studies, Parenting, Women's Studies
Date Entered:11/01/11


Ritual Burdens cover photo

Ritual Burdens

2011, DVD , color, 25 min.
Distributed by Documentary Educational Resources, 101 Morse Street, Watertown, MA 02472; 617-926-0491
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Bipolar Disorder, Community Mental Health Services, Depression, Family, Festivals, Drugs, Mental Health, Psychiatry, Psychology, Religion
Date Entered:10/30/13


Rousseau, or On Education  cover photo

Rousseau, or On Education

2012, DVD , color, 60 min., English and French with English subtitles
Distributed by EducationalFilms.NET
Produced by Anya Zinoveva

Not Recommended

Subjects: Children, Democracy, Early Childhood Education, Educational Films, Environmentalism, European History, Human Development, Humanities, Philosophy, Politics, Teaching
Date Entered:06/06/14


Sacrifice: The Story of Child Prostitutes from Burma cover photo

Sacrifice: The Story of Child Prostitutes from Burma

1998, VHS, color, 48 min.
Distributed by The Film Library, 190 Route 17M, P.O. Box 1084, Harriman, NY 10926; 800-343-5540
Produced by Ellen Bruno

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, Asian Studies, Human Rights, Sociology, Women's Studies
Date Entered:10/25/05


Search for Freedom cover photo

Search for Freedom

2003, VHS, color, 54 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 462 Broadway, New York, NY 10013; 212-925-0606
Produced by Munizae Jahangir

Recommended

Subjects: Area Studies, Education, Human Rights, Women's Studies
Date Entered:09/01/04


Seen, But Not Heard: AIDS, Sexual Politics and the Untold War Against Black Women (Preview) cover photo

Seen, But Not Heard: AIDS, Sexual Politics and the Untold War Against Black Women (Preview)

2008, DVD, color, 12 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Cyrille Phipps

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: African American Studies, AIDS/HIV, American Studies, Death and Dying, Health Sciences, Sociology
Date Entered:09/09/09


Send in the Clowns    cover photo

Send in the Clowns

2014, DVD, color, 82 min. English, French and Creole with English subtitles
Distributed by Documentary Educational Resources, 101 Morse Street, Watertown, MA 02472; 617-926-0491

Recommended

Subjects: Acting, Activism, Disaster Relief, Global Issues, Humor, Poverty
Date Entered:11/30/16


Shoes cover photo

Shoes

2017, DVD, black & white, 60 min.
Distributed by Milestone Films & Video, PO Box 128, Harrington Park, NJ 07640-0128; 800-603-1104
Produced by Milestone Film & Video

Recommended

Subjects: Drama, Family, Film Novelizations, Poverty, Sociology, Women’s History
Date Entered:03/14/18


Show Me the Way cover photo

Show Me the Way

2009, DVD, color, time varies, English and Spanish with subtitles
Distributed by Show Me the Way Movie.com
Produced by William Gazecki and Sheila A. Laffey

Recommended

Subjects: Education, Sociology, Urban Studies
Date Entered:01/12/10


Sisters in Arms cover photo

Sisters in Arms

2010, DVD , color, 48 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 115 W. 29th Street, Suite 1200,New York, NY, 10001; 212-925-0606
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Military, Occupations, War, Women’s Rights
Date Entered:10/30/13


South Bureau Homicide

2016, DVD, color, 78 min.
Distributed by Tugg, Inc., 855-321-8844

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Crime, Criminal Justice, Homicide, Law Enforcement, Occupations, Racism, Urban Areas, Violence
Date Entered:05/16/17


Spain's Multicultural Past <br  /></br>Episode 1: Roman and Islamic Spain<br  /></br> Episode 2: The Spanish Reconquista cover photo

Spain's Multicultural Past

Episode 1: Roman and Islamic Spain

Episode 2: The Spanish Reconquista

2005, DVD, color, 53 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, PO Box 2053, Princeton, New Jersey 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Architecture, Art History, European Studies, History, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:02/28/06


Spilled Water

2014, DVD, color, 54 min., Mandarin and English with English subtitles
Distributed by Alexander Street Press, 350 7th Ave/Ste 1100, New York, NY 10001

Recommended

Subjects: Education, Family, Feminism, Marriage, Poverty, Women’s Rights
Date Entered:04/06/18


Stationery cover photo

Stationery

2005, VHS, color, 5 min.
Distributed by National Film Board of Canada, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, New York, NY 10010; 800-542-2164
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Animation, Communication, Humor, Management, Urban Studies
Date Entered:03/20/07


Still LIfe cover photo

Still LIfe

2007, DVD, color, 25 min., Arabic with English subtitles
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Aging, Anthropology, Area Studies, Biography, Photography
Date Entered:11/23/16


Still, The Children are Here cover photo

Still, The Children are Here

2003, VHS, color, 85 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Mira Nair

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Agriculture, Anthropology, Area Studies, Food
Date Entered:04/29/05


Stitching Our Future

2003, VHS, color, 24 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Barbara Sostaric

Recommended

Subjects: Business, Latin American Studies, Needlework, Social Work, South American Studies, Women's Studies
Date Entered:05/28/04


Stray Dog cover photo

Stray Dog

2014, DVD, color, 104 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)

Recommended

Subjects: Aging, Biography, Counseling, Disabilities, Family Relations, Mental Health, Military, Vietnam War
Date Entered:07/26/17


Stumped cover photo

Stumped

2017, DVD , color, 72 min.
Distributed by Good Docs

Recommended

Subjects: Disabilities, Handicap, Humor, Interpersonal Relations, Medical Sciences, Physical Therapy
Date Entered:11/02/18


Sweet Georgia Brown    cover photo

Sweet Georgia Brown

2015, DVD, color and b&w, 91 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by PureHistory

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: African Americans, Discrimination, Military, U.S. History, Women’s History, World War II
Date Entered:03/10/16


Terrace of the Sea

2009, DVD, DVD, color, 52 min., Arabic with English subtitles
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Arab-Israeli Conflict, Family, Occupations, Photography
Date Entered:11/13/17


Tharlo cover photo

Tharlo

2015, DVD, color, 123 min., Tibetan and Mandarin with English subtitles
Distributed by Todos los Pueblos Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Communism, Fiction, Human Relations, Storytelling
Date Entered:08/17/17


The (dead mothers) Club

2014, DVD , color, 75 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711

Recommended

Subjects: Cancer, Children, Death, Family, Grief, Growth and Development
Date Entered:07/26/17


The Art Guys Present Home on the Range cover photo

The Art Guys Present Home on the Range

2009, DVD, color, 149 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 1636 Bush St., Suite #2, SF, CA 94109; 415-447-9750
Produced by Michael Galbreth and Jack Massing

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Art, Art Education, Humor, Media Studies, Popular Culture, Theater
Date Entered:01/12/10


The Art of Ethel Kvalheim cover photo

The Art of Ethel Kvalheim

2002, DVD, color, 28 min.
Distributed by Her Own Words, PO Box 5264, Madison WI 53705-0264; 608-271-7083
Produced by Jocelyn Riley

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Art, Folk Art
Date Entered:11/20/07


The Art of Love and Struggle cover photo

The Art of Love and Struggle

2006, DVD, color, 78 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Jessica Habie

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Multicultural Studies, Music, Poetry, Popular Culture, Urban Studies, Women's Studies
Date Entered:09/09/09


The Barefoot Artist

2015, DVD, color, 83 min.
Distributed by Film Movement

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Art, Biography, Design, Family Relations, Grief, History, War
Date Entered:10/23/17


The Beaches of Agnès cover photo

The Beaches of Agnès

2009, DVD, color, 107 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Producer n/a

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Biography, Film Studies, Women’s Studies
Date Entered:01/13/10


The Buffalo War

2001, VHS, color, 57 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Buffalo Jump Pictures, Inc., in association with Sweetspot Pictures, Inc.

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Agriculture, American Studies, Environmental Studies, Native American Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Champion: A Story of America’s First Film Town    cover photo

The Champion: A Story of America’s First Film Town

2015, DVD, color and b&w, 35 min.
Distributed by Milestone Films & Video, PO Box 128, Harrington Park, NJ 07640-0128; 800-603-1104

Recommended

Subjects: Acting, Buildings, Films, Geography, U.S. History
Date Entered:01/29/18


The Crossing cover photo

The Crossing

2015, DVD, color, 55 min., Arabic with English subtitles
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Human Rights, Immigration
Date Entered:07/26/17


The Empathy Gap: Masculinity and the Courage to Change    cover photo

The Empathy Gap: Masculinity and the Courage to Change

2015, , color, 70 min.
Distributed by Todos los Pueblos Productions
Produced by Thomas Keith

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Feminism, Interpersonal Relations, Philosophy, Popular Culture, Social Problems
Date Entered:11/02/18


The English Sheik and the Yemeni Gentleman cover photo

The English Sheik and the Yemeni Gentleman

2000, DVD, color, 76 min., English and Arabic with English subtitles
Distributed by Arab Film Distribution, 10035 35th Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98125; 206-322-0882
Produced by Bader Ben Hirsi

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Biography, History, Middle Eastern Studies, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:06/27/11


The First Movie cover photo

The First Movie

2009, DVD, color, 77 min.
Distributed by Seventh Art Releasing, 1614 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046; 323-845-1455
Produced by Scottish Screen & More 4 in association with Knowledge and ZDF in collaboration with Arte and Connect Film-Screen Siren Pictures

Recommended

Subjects: Film Studies, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Photography
Date Entered:10/27/11


The Golden Greats of Workology

2003, Audio CD, audio, 60 min.
Distributed by CBC Audio, P.O. Box 500, Station A, Toronto, Canada, M5W 1E6
Produced by Nick Purdon

Recommended

Subjects: Business, Canadian Studies, Careers, Humor, Management, Sociology
Date Entered:12/17/03


The Grace Lee Project cover photo

The Grace Lee Project

2005, DVD, color, 68 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 462 Broadway, New York, NY 10013; 212-925-0606
Produced by Grace Lee

Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, Biography, Gender Studies, Media Studies, Multicultural Studies, Popular Culture, Women's Studies
Date Entered:09/29/06


The Great Vacation Squeeze    cover photo

The Great Vacation Squeeze

2013, DVD, color, 27 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by John de Graaf

Recommended

Subjects: Family, Mental Health, Recreation, Travel and Tourism, Work
Date Entered:10/29/14


The Illinois Parables    cover photo

The Illinois Parables

2016, DVD , color, 60 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016

Recommended

Subjects: Experimental Film, Geography, Genocide, Native Peoples, Racism, U.S. History
Date Entered:07/26/17


The Intolerable Burden cover photo

The Intolerable Burden

2002, VHS, color and b&, 56 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Constance Curry

Highly Recommended

Subjects: African American Studies, Education, History, Political Science
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Island President cover photo

The Island President

2011, DVD, color, 101 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Producer n/a

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Democracy, Ecology, Environmental Ethics, Environmentalism, Geography, Global Issues, Global Warming, Green Movement, Postcolonialism, United Nations
Date Entered:07/11/13


The Joy of Sound (La felicidad del sonido)    cover photo

The Joy of Sound (La felicidad del sonido)

2016, DVD , b&w, 60 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016

Recommended

Subjects: Communication, Music, Photography, Technology
Date Entered:04/19/18


The Korean Wedding Chest    cover photo

The Korean Wedding Chest

2009, DVD, color, 82 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 115 W. 29th Street, Suite 1200,New York, NY, 10001; 212-925-0606
Produced by Ulrike Ottinger

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Korea, Documentaries, Folklore, Marriage
Date Entered:04/23/14


The Legacy of Rosina Lhevinne cover photo

The Legacy of Rosina Lhevinne

2003, DVD, color and b&, 56 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: American History, Aging, Biography, Education, Music, Women's Studies
Date Entered:11/20/07


The Long Way Home cover photo

The Long Way Home

1997, VHS, color, 119 min.
Distributed by Seventh Art Releasing, 7551 Sunset Blvd., Suite 104, Los Angeles, CA 90046; 323-845-1455
Produced by Marvin Hier and Richard Trank

Recommended

Subjects: European Studies, History, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, International Relations, Jewish Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, World War II
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear  cover photo

The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear

2012, DVD, color, 101 min. Georgian with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Communism, European History, Family Relations, Farming, Future, Geography, Poverty, Sociology, Storytelling, Adolescents, War
Date Entered:07/18/14


The Main Stream cover photo

The Main Stream

2003, VHS, color, 56 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Producer n/a

Highly Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, Environmental Studies, Humor, Sociology, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:11/12/04


The Necktie cover photo

The Necktie

2008, DVD, color, 12 min., French and English
Distributed by National Film Board of Canada, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, New York, NY 10010; 800-542-2164
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Animation, Careers, Film Studies, Music
Date Entered:01/12/10


The Other Day     cover photo

The Other Day

2012, DVD, color, 120 min., Spanish, with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Biography, Family Relations, Films, History, Latin Americans, Occupations, Photography, Poverty, Urban Studies
Date Entered:09/01/15


The Peacemaker    cover photo

The Peacemaker

2016, DVD , color, 88 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016

Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Aging, Alcoholism, Arab-Israeli Conflict, Communication, Global Issues, Iraq War, Politics, War
Date Entered:07/12/18


The Revival: Women and the Word    cover photo

The Revival: Women and the Word

2016, DVD, color, 59 min.
Distributed by Women Make Movies, 115 W. 29th Street, Suite 1200,New York, NY, 10001; 212-925-0606

Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, Feminism, Gay and Lesbian, Harlem Renaissance, Poetry, Racism, Sexuality, Women’s History
Date Entered:02/07/18


The Search for General Tso    cover photo

The Search for General Tso

2014, DVD , color, 73 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Cooking, Food, History, Immigration, Racism
Date Entered:01/12/18


The Wisdom to Survive:  Climate Change, Capitalism & Community    cover photo

The Wisdom to Survive: Climate Change, Capitalism & Community

2014, DVD , color, 56 min., English, captioned
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Commerce, Conservation, Environmentalism, Extinction, Global Issues, Global Warming, Industry, Sustainable Living, Water
Date Entered:04/14/15


The World Before Her cover photo

The World Before Her

2012, DVD, color, 91 min.
Distributed by Ro*co Films International, llc, 80 Liberty Ship Way, Suite 5, Sausolito, CA 94965; 415-332-6471
Produced by Storyline Entertainment, Nisha Pahuja and Cornelia Principe

Recommended

Subjects: Gender Studies, Postcolonialism, Sociology, Women’s Studies
Date Entered:03/15/13


They Are We    cover photo

They Are We

2013, DVD, color, 77 min., English, Spanish and Banta, with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: : Anthropology, Dance, Educational, Folklore, Human Trafficking, Language, Music, World History
Date Entered:09/01/15


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They Made America

2004, DVD, color, 240 min.
Distributed by WGBH Boston, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02134; 617-300-2000
Produced by Linda Garmon

Not Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, Biography, Business, History, Technology
Date Entered:02/10/05


This is Nowhere

2002, VHS, color, 87 min.
Distributed by High Plains Films, PO Box 8796, Missoula, Montana 59807; 406-543-6726
Produced by Ecology Center

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: American Studies, Popular Culture, Sociology, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:11/09/18


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Threads

2015, DVD, color, 32 min.
Distributed by Collective Eye Films, 2305 SE Yamhill Street, Suite 101, Portland OR 97214; 503-232-5345

Recommended

Subjects: Art, Biography, Cloth, Fabrics, Needlework, Sewing, Teachers, Textiles
Date Entered:03/27/18


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Through These Eyes

2003, DVD, color, 55 min.
Distributed by Documentary Educational Resources, 101 Morse Street, Watertown, MA 02472; 617-926-0491
Produced by Bonnie Thompson

Highly Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, Anthropology, Canadian Studies, Education, Multicultural Studies, Social Studies
Date Entered:05/12/05


Tiny: A Story about Living Small    cover photo

Tiny: A Story about Living Small

2013, DVD , color, 62 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Produced by Merete Mueller and Christopher

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Architecture, Buildings, Design, Documentaries, Ecological Living, Environmentalism
Date Entered:10/09/14


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Translation Possible

2006, DVD, color, 11 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Communication, Language, Media Studies, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:02/07/08


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Travel with Kids: Mexico

2012, DVD, color, 57 min.
Distributed by Janson Media, 88 Semmons Road, Harrington Park, NJ 07640; 201-784-8488
Produced by Equator Creative Media

Recommended

Subjects: Geography, Parenting, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:03/15/13


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Truck Farm

2010, DVD, color, 48 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis

Recommended

Subjects: Agriculture, Environmental Studies, Food, Gardening, Nutrition, Urban Studies
Date Entered:10/27/11


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Twelve Canoes

2009, DVD , color, 90 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Rolf de Heer and Molly Reynolds

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Art, Anthropology, Area Studies, Australia, Environmental Studies, Geography, History Storytelling
Date Entered:07/02/10


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Two Spirits

2009, DVD, color, 65 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Russell Martin

Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, Native American Studies, Anthropology, Gay and Lesbian Studies, Gender Studies, Multicultural Studies, Sociology
Date Entered:07/16/10


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Untitled

2010, DVD, color, 14 min. in Nepali
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Anthropology, Area Studies, Communication, Humor, Interpersonal Relations, Marriage, Photography
Date Entered:10/23/17


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Vandal

2013, DVD , color, 84 min., French with English subtitles
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescents, Crime, Drama, Family Relations, Feature Films, Graffiti, Interpersonal Relations, Parenting, Teenagers
Date Entered:04/02/15


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Variety Survival Talkshow

2009, DVD, color, 72 min., in Korean with English subtitles
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Se Young Jo

Recommended

Subjects: Asian Studies, Crime, Criminal Justice, Social Work, Women’s Studies
Date Entered:05/20/11


Wanderers of the Desert (Les baliseurs du désert) cover photo

Wanderers of the Desert (Les baliseurs du désert)

1984, DVD, color, 95 min.
Distributed by Typecast Releasing, 3131 Western Ave., Suite 514, Seattle, WA 09121; 206-322-0882
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Drama, Film Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Storytelling
Date Entered:05/15/09


We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists cover photo

We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists

2012, DVD, color, 93 min.
Distributed by Ro*co Films International, llc, 80 Liberty Ship Way, Suite 5, Sausolito, CA 94965; 415-332-6471
Produced by Luminant Media

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Computer Science, Crime, Ethics, Political Science, Popular Culture, Technology
Date Entered:03/22/13


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We the Parents

2013, DVD , color, 62 min.
Distributed by Alexander Street Press, 350 7th Ave/Ste 1100, New York, NY 10001

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Activism, Civil Rights, Education, Elementary Education
Date Entered:06/13/16


When Comedy Went to School  cover photo

When Comedy Went to School

2013, DVD, color, 77 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Producer n/a

Not Recommended

Subjects: Humor, Jews, Popular Culture, Travel and Tourism
Date Entered:02/19/15


Who is Dayani Cristal?  cover photo

Who is Dayani Cristal?

2013, DVD , color, 85 min.
Distributed by Kino Lorber Edu, 333 West 39 St, Suite 503, New York, NY 10018; 212-629-6880
Produced by Pulse Films in association with BRITDOC & Film4 and Lucas Ochoa, Thomas Benski, Gael García Bernal

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Bias, Dying, Geography, Immigration, Latinos (United States), Law Enforcement, Legislation, Western United States
Date Entered:06/06/14


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Wilaya

2012, DVD, color, 97 min., Spanish and Arabic with English subtitles
Distributed by Pragda, 302 Bedford Ave., #136, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Drama, Family, Feminism, Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples, Muslims, Postcolonialism, Poverty
Date Entered:03/10/16


Winning

2017, DVD, color, 77 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711

Recommended

Subjects: Athletes, Disability, Competitions, Psychology, Sports
Date Entered:01/04/19


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With Love…From the Age of Reason

2010, DVD , color, 89 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, Children, Interpersonal Relations, Marriage, Romance
Date Entered:05/27/14


World Population

2000, VHS, color, 7 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, 375 Alabama, Suite 490, San Francisco, CA 94110; 800-4-PLANET
Produced by Zero Population Growth, Inc.

Recommended

Subjects: Environmental Studies, Biology
Date Entered:11/09/18


Woven Lives: Contemporary Textiles from Ancient Oaxacan Traditions cover photo

Woven Lives: Contemporary Textiles from Ancient Oaxacan Traditions

2011, DVD, color, 76 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, 132 West 31st St., 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001; 800-257-5126
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Business, Design, Free Trade, Plants, Sustainable Living, Textiles, Weaving
Date Entered:10/30/13


Written Off    cover photo

Written Off

2017, DVD, color, 61 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, 145 - 9th St., Suite 102, San Francisco, CA 94103; 800-475-2638

Recommended

Subjects: Drug Addiction, Family, Parenting, Drugs
Date Entered:10/05/18


Zone of Silence/Zona de Silencio  cover photo

Zone of Silence/Zona de Silencio

2007, DVD, color, 40 min., Spanish with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced n/a

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Art, Censorship, Humanities, Journalism, Latin Americans, Social Sciences
Date Entered:11/14/14