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A Deterrent Weapon—The History of the Atomic Bomb cover photo

A Deterrent Weapon—The History of the Atomic Bomb

2008, DVD, color, 38 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Jakob Gottschau

Not Recommended

Subjects: Political Science, Military Studies, Nuclear Weapons
Date Entered:11/21/08


A Strange Course of Events cover photo

A Strange Course of Events

2013, DVD, color, 98 min.
Distributed by Kino Lorber Edu, 333 West 39 St, Suite 503, New York, NY 10018; 212-629-6880
Produced by Caroline Bonmarchand, Marek Rozenbaum, Itai Tamir, Isaac Sharry

Recommended

Subjects: Judaism, Israel, Family Relations
Date Entered:02/14/14


After Fire cover photo

After Fire

2016, DVD , color, 90 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Brittany Huckabee

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Veterans, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Date Entered:03/08/18


All Eyes and Ears cover photo

All Eyes and Ears

2015, 2016 educational version, DVD , color, 90 min.
Distributed by Outcast Films, 511 6th Avenue Suite 398, New York, NY 10011; 646-512-2596
Produced by Outcast Films; Double Hope Films

Recommended

Subjects: Human Rights, China, International Relations, Sociology
Date Entered:02/06/17


Almost Sunrise: Hope is on the Horizon    cover photo

Almost Sunrise: Hope is on the Horizon

2017, DVD, color, 99 min.
Distributed by New Day Films, 350 North Water Street Unit 1-12, Newburgh, NY 12550; 888-367-9154
Produced by Michael Collins; Marty Syjuco

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Veterans, War, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Warfare, Military, Psychology, Religion, Social Work, Sociology
Date Entered:10/26/18


America Remembers: The September 11th Disaster cover photo

America Remembers: The September 11th Disaster

2004, VHS, color, 74 min.
Distributed by Human Relations Media, 41 Kensico Drive, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549; 800-431-2050
Produced by NBC News Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies, Terrorism
Date Entered:07/07/05


America’s Team: Being a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird cover photo

America’s Team: Being a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird

2008, DVD, color and b&w, 81 min.
Distributed by Janson Media, 88 Semmons Road, Harrington Park, NJ 07640; 201-784-8488
John Campbell and Paul J. Frederick

Recommended

Subjects: Military Studies, United States Air Force, Thunderbirds
Date Entered:11/05/08


Among the Believers cover photo

Among the Believers

2015, DVD , color, 84 min., English; English and Urdu dialogue with English subtitles; optional English SDH subtitles
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Produced by Changeworx; Manjusha Films (Jonathan Goodman Levitt and Hemal Trivedi)

Recommended

Subjects: Islamic Law, Jihad, Middle East, Religion, Sociology
Date Entered:02/06/17


Behold the Earth

2017, DVD, color, 63 min.

Produced by Manette Pottie and Sian Evans(A Day Follows Night Presentation)

Recommended

Subjects: Ecology, Religion, Sociology
Date Entered:01/02/19


Between Berlin and Jerusalem: Jewish Problems—German Problems

2011, DVD, color, 126 min.
Distributed by Alden Films, Box 449, Clarksburg, NJ 08510; 732.462.3522
Producer n/a

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Jewish Studies, Anti-Semitism, Jewish-German Relations
Date Entered:09/08/11


Beyond Standing Rock

2017, DVD, color, 71 min.
Distributed by Tugg, Inc., 855-321-8844
Produced by Leigh Paterson

Recommended

Subjects: Energy Development, Public Lands, Tribal Government, Indians of North America, Bears Ears National Monument, Standing Rock Indian Reservation, Southern Ute Indian Reservation, Sociology, Ecology
Date Entered:03/08/18


Bringing Down a Dictator

2001, VHS, color, 57 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, PO Box 2053, Princeton, New Jersey 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Steve York

Recommended

Subjects: European Studies, Political Science
Date Entered:11/09/18


Buried in the Backyard: A Documentary cover photo

Buried in the Backyard: A Documentary

2004, DVD, color, 30 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by The Documentary Institute, College of Journalism and Communications, University of Florida

Recommended

Subjects: Survivalists, Emergency Preparation
Date Entered:05/25/07


Castaways (Wyrzutki)  cover photo

Castaways (Wyrzutki)

2013, DVD , 17 min.
Distributed by LogTV Ltd., 4 La Rue Road, Spencer, NY 14883; 917-864-0715
Produced by Stanislaw Zywolewski, LogTV Ltd.

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Holocaust, Poland, World War II
Date Entered:09/05/13


Children of Soldiers (Enfants de Soldats)

2010, DVD, color, 52 min.
Distributed by National Film Board of Canada, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, New York, NY 10010; 800-542-2164
Produced by National Film Board of Canada /Anne-Marie Rocher

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Afghan War, Canadian Studies, Military Studies, Adolescence
Date Entered:11/06/12


China Quake cover photo

China Quake

2011, DVD, color, 47 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, PO Box 411376, San Francisco, CA 94141-1376; 800-475-2638
Produced by Natural History New Zealand (NHNZ)

Recommended

Subjects: Asian Studies, Science, China, Earthquakes, Seismology
Date Entered:09/08/11


Christianity & Judaism: Jews as Jesus Was (Messianic Jews) cover photo

Christianity & Judaism: Jews as Jesus Was (Messianic Jews)

2004, VHS, color, 50 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by Electric Sky

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Studies, Religious Studies
Date Entered:07/13/04


Code Yellow: Hospital at Ground Zero cover photo

Code Yellow: Hospital at Ground Zero

2003, VHS, color, 42 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Daedalus Productions, Inc.

Recommended

Subjects: Health Sciences
Date Entered:12/21/05


D-Day: Leap into History cover photo

D-Day: Leap into History

2004, VHS, color and b&, 42 min.
Distributed by Human Relations Media, 41 Kensico Drive, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549; 800-431-2050
Produced by NBC News Productions, Inc.

Recommended

Subjects: World War II, History
Date Entered:06/07/05


David cover photo

David

2011, DVD, 80 min.
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Joel Fendelman, Patrick Daly, Julian Schwartz, Stephanie Levy, Maz Jobrani

Recommended

Subjects: Islam, Judaism, Family Relations
Date Entered:09/05/13


Deadly Enemies cover photo

Deadly Enemies

2003, VHS, color and b&, 51 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Susan Lambert

Highly Recommended

Subjects: History, Political Science
Date Entered:11/03/04


Delay, Deny, Hope You Die: How America Poisoned its Soldiers

2017, DVD, color, 52 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Greg Lovett

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Veterans, Persian Gulf Syndrome, Persian Gulf War, 1991, Iraq War, 2003-2011, Health Sciences, Military, Psychology, Rehabilitation, Social Work, Sociology
Date Entered:10/26/18


Domenico Trezzini cover photo

Domenico Trezzini

2003, VHS, color, 45 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by TSI, Inc.

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Architecture, History, European Studies
Date Entered:05/05/04


Drones in My Backyard    cover photo

Drones in My Backyard

2013, DVD, color and b&w, 13 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Alan Snitow and Deborah Kaufman. Snitow-Kaufman Productions

Not Recommended

Subjects: Drone Aircraft, Privacy
Date Entered:12/17/14


Exile: A Myth Unearthed cover photo

Exile: A Myth Unearthed

2012, DVD, 104 min. (2 parts)
Distributed by National Film Board of Canada, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, New York, NY 10010; 800-542-2164
Produced by Amit Breuer, Serge Gordey, Christine Camdessus, Colette Loumède, Ilan Ziv

Recommended

Subjects: Judaism, Middle East, Multiculturalism, Religion
Date Entered:09/05/13


Fantastisch cover photo

Fantastisch

2013, DVD, color and b&w, 65 min.
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Yahaly Gat - Muse Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Clowns, Israel, Judaism, Aging
Date Entered:07/01/15


Farmer/Veteran

2017, DVD, color, 65 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Alix Blair, Jeremy Lange

Recommended

Subjects: Veterans, Farmers, Biography, North Carolina, Iraq War, 2003-2011, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Sociology, Psychology
Date Entered:03/08/18


Fighter

2000, VHS, color, 84 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Producer n/a

Highly Recommended

Subjects: History, Political Science
Date Entered:11/09/18


Finding Dzhulynka: a film by Richard Rosing cover photo

Finding Dzhulynka: a film by Richard Rosing

2004, DVD, color and b&, 42 min.
Distributed by Telestory, 3914 Wallace Lane, Nashville, TN 37215; 615-383-8141
Produced by Richard Rosing

Highly Recommended

Subjects: History, Music, Russia
Date Entered:01/14/05


Fragment 53 cover photo

Fragment 53

2016, DVD, color and b&w, 71 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Centre d'art contemporain

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Africa, Sociology
Date Entered:10/31/17


Friendly Fire: Exposing Gulf War Syndrome cover photo

Friendly Fire: Exposing Gulf War Syndrome

2006, DVD, color, 83 min.
Distributed by Gary Null & Associates, 2307 Broadway, New York, NY 10024; 646-505-4660
Produced by Gary Null

Not Recommended

Subjects: Health Sciences, Military Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Political Science
Date Entered:10/12/06


Fringes: New Adventures in Jewish Living  cover photo

Fringes: New Adventures in Jewish Living

2013, DVD , 73 min.
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Jonathan Lopatin – not so simple productions

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescents, Judaism, United States, Canada, Israel
Date Entered:09/05/13


From Far Away

2002, VHS, color, 6 min.
Distributed by National Film Board of Canada, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, New York, NY 10010; 800-542-2164
Produced by National Film Board of Canada

Recommended

Subjects: Canadian Studies, Children's Literature, Middle Eastern Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


Going the Distance: Journeys of Recovery    cover photo

Going the Distance: Journeys of Recovery

2017, DVD, color, 60 min.
Distributed by epf media, 324 S. Beverly Drive, PMB 437, Beverly Hills, CA 90212; 310-839-1500
Produced by David L. Brown; Robert Howard

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Disabilities, Health Sciences, Physiology, Psychology, Rehabilitation
Date Entered:10/26/18


Grassroots in Dry Lands cover photo

Grassroots in Dry Lands

2015, DVD, color and b&w, 52 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Helene Klodawsky

Recommended

Subjects: Domestic Violence, Economics, Family Relations, Human Rights, Israel, Jordan, Law, Middle East, Palestine, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology, Sociology
Date Entered:11/13/17


Holy Land: Christians in Peril<br  /></br> A Film by Pierre Rehov cover photo

Holy Land: Christians in Peril

A Film by Pierre Rehov

2002, DVD, color, 50 min.
Distributed by Katina Productions, 34 Macdougal St., New York, NY 10012-2920
Produced by Pierre Rehov

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies
Date Entered:03/24/05


Honor Flight: One Last Mission cover photo

Honor Flight: One Last Mission

2012, DVD , color and b&w, 83 min.
Distributed by Tugg, Inc., 855-321-8844
Produced by Clay Broga

Highly Recommended

Subjects: World War II, 1939-1945
Date Entered:09/24/13


Human Weapon. A Film on the History of Suicide Bombing

2002, VHS, color, 55 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Ilan Ziv and Serge Gordey

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Military Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Asian Studies, Psychology, Sociology
Date Entered:11/09/18


In Pursuit of a Dream cover photo

In Pursuit of a Dream

2011, DVD, color, 41 min. and 48 min.
Distributed by Landmark Media Inc., 3450 Slade Run Dr., Falls Church, VA 22042; 800-342-4336
Produced by Travis Boley

Recommended

Subjects: Oregon National Historic Trail, History, Western U.S.
Date Entered:09/08/11


In Search of Happiness (V Poiskach Schastia) cover photo

In Search of Happiness (V Poiskach Schastia)

2005, DVD, color, 56 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by St. Petersburg Documentary Film Studio and “Atelier-Film-Alexander”

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Studies, Russia, Communism
Date Entered:05/25/07


In Search of Peace (pt. 1)

2000, VHS, color and b&, 120 min.
Distributed by Seventh Art Releasing, 7551 Sunset Blvd. Suite 104, Los Angeles, CA; 323-845-1455
Produced by Simon Wiesenthal Center/Moriah Films

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies, Jewish Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


Inside the Closed Kingdom: Saudi Arabia cover photo

Inside the Closed Kingdom: Saudi Arabia

2003, VHS, color, 22 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies
Date Entered:07/14/06


Into The Fire : American Women in the Spanish Civil War

2002, VHS, color, 58 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Julia Newman/Exemplary Films, Inc.

Recommended

Subjects: European Studies, World War II
Date Entered:11/09/18


Island Soldier

2017, DVD, color, 85 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by SeachangePictures; Pacific Islanders in Communications; Meerkat Media

Recommended

Subjects: Sociology, Military Service, War, Immigrants, Soldiers, Micronesia, Family
Date Entered:01/02/19


Israel: The Ark of the Covenant cover photo

Israel: The Ark of the Covenant

2003, VHS, color, 30 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by G.N. Communication, Ltd.

Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Religious Studies
Date Entered:02/06/04


Jewish Identity in France: Between Past and Future cover photo

Jewish Identity in France: Between Past and Future

2014, DVD , color and b&w, 34 min.
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Amitai Achiman, Hatfusot Beit, The Museum of the Jewish People

Recommended

Subjects: Europe, Jewish Diaspora, Zionism
Date Entered:12/17/14


Jews of Iran cover photo

Jews of Iran

2005, VHS, color and b&, 13 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Australian Broadcasting Co.

Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Studies, Middle Eastern Studies
Date Entered:03/02/06


Korea: The Unfinished War (Part 1)

2003, DVD, color and b&w, 52 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Galafilm productions /MFP/Pathe Archives

Not Recommended

Subjects: Asian Studies, Korean War, History
Date Entered:06/03/08


Last Men in Aleppo cover photo

Last Men in Aleppo

2017, DVD , color, 104 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Søren Steen Jesperson, Kareem Abeed, Stefan Kloos

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Sociology, Syria, Civil War, Politics and Government, Emergency Management
Date Entered:03/01/18


Lea & Darija  cover photo

Lea & Darija

2011, DVD, 97 min.
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Lidija Ivanda

Recommended

Subjects: Judaism, Adolescents, Croatia, Dance, Jewish Holocaust, World War II
Date Entered:09/05/13


Lenin and Me (Parts 1 &2)

1996, VHS, color and b&, 50 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry New Hampshire 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP
Produced by Arthur Chidlovski

Highly Recommended

Subjects: History, European Studies, Russia, Multicultural Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


Losing the West    cover photo

Losing the West

2013, 2016, DVD, color, 1 hr. 30 min.
Distributed by Green Planet Films, PO Box 247, Corte Madera, CA 94976-0247; 415-377-5471
Produced by Alex Warren

Recommended

Subjects: Agriculture, Economics, Ecology, Sociology, Cowboys
Date Entered:09/16/16


Mircea Eliade: His Name, His Destiny

2002, VHS, color, 3 hrs.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038; 800-876-CHIP
Produced by Angela and Dan Jelesco

Recommended

Subjects: Philosophy, Religious Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


Missing, Presumed Dead: The Search for America’s POWs cover photo

Missing, Presumed Dead: The Search for America’s POWs

2004, DVD, color and b&, 65 min.
Distributed by Choices, Inc., 3740 Overland Ave., Ste. F, Los Angeles CA 90034; (310) 839-1500
Produced by Bill Dumas

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Military Studies, Political Science, Korean War, History
Date Entered:12/22/05


Napoleon 3D

2001, VHS, color, 52 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by France Television

Highly Recommended

Subjects: History
Date Entered:11/09/18


Next Year Jerusalem     cover photo

Next Year Jerusalem

2013, DVD, color, 72 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Produced by Jessica Wolfson

Recommended

Subjects: Older People, Jerusalem, Aging, Judaism
Date Entered:07/01/15


Nuclear Nation: Surviving Fukushima    cover photo

Nuclear Nation: Surviving Fukushima

2013, DVD, color, 96 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Produced by Yoshiko Hashimoto

Recommended

Subjects: Nuclear Accidents, Japan, Nuclear Power Plants, Disaster Relief, Disaster Victims Futaba-gun, Nuclear Energy
Date Entered:07/01/15


On Putin’s Blacklist: Human Rights at Risk in Putin's Russia

2018, DVD, color, 73 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by The Orchard; Indiecan Entertainment

Not Recommended

Subjects: Human Rights, Europe, Russia, Foreign Relations
Date Entered:01/14/19


One Day in Aleppo    cover photo

One Day in Aleppo

2017, DVD , color, 26 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Feras Fayyad

Highly Recommended

Subjects: War Victims, Syria, Middle East, Sociology
Date Entered:04/30/18


Pakistan Frontline: Staring into the Nuclear Abyss. Comparative review with Islam and America: Through the Eyes of Imran Khan)

2001, VHS, color, 26 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by Journeyman pictures

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Asian Studies, International Relations, Political Science
Date Entered:11/09/18


Plug and Pray cover photo

Plug and Pray

2010, DVD, color, 92 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Judith Malek-Mahdavi, coproduction with Bayerischer Rundfunk

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Computer Science, Ethics, Popular Culture, Artificial Intelligence
Date Entered:09/08/11


Prairie Child: 1848; Writing on the Lakes: 1848; Pioneer Women's Diaries; Prairie Cabin: a Norwegian Pioneer Woman's Story; America Fever: a Norwegian Emigration Story

1986-1998, VHS, color, 15 min. each
Distributed by Her Own Words, P.O. Box 5264, Madison, WI 53705; 608-271-7083
Produced by Jocelyn Riley

Recommended

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


Project Z: The Final Global Event    cover photo

Project Z: The Final Global Event

2015, DVD , color, 52 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Global Media Project Film in association with Littoral Media and Oxyopia Films

Not Recommended

Subjects: War Games, Computer Simulation, Computer Games, Media Literacy, International Relations
Date Entered:04/19/16


Radical Islam: War Against the West

2011, DVD, color, 51 min.
Distributed by Alden Films, Box 449, Clarksburg, NJ 08510; 732.462.3522
Producer n/a

Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Religious Studies, Islam
Date Entered:09/08/11


Recycle cover photo

Recycle

2007, DVD, color, 77 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Mahmoud al Massad

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies, International Relations, Political Science, Islam
Date Entered:12/17/09


Refuseniks cover photo

Refuseniks

2005, DVD, color and b&w, 56 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Reel Revolution Films

Not Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Date Entered:06/03/08


Revolution of Conscience: The Life, Convictions, and Legacy of Martin Luther

2003, VHS, color, 57 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, PO Box 2053, Princeton, New Jersey 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Lathika International Film & Entertainment Inc.

Highly Recommended

Subjects: European Studies, History, Religious Studies
Date Entered:11/14/03


Robert E. Lee: Beyond the Battles

2002, VHS, color, 90 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by Drew W. Perkins & Bill Reifenberger

Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, History
Date Entered:11/09/18


Russian Avant-Garde: a Romance with the Revolution

1999, VHS, color, 55 min.
Distributed by Films for the Humanities and Sciences, P.O. Box 2053, Princeton, NJ 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Quadrat Films

Recommended

Subjects: Multicultural Studies, Art, History
Date Entered:11/09/18


Siberian Dream cover photo

Siberian Dream

2004, VHS, color, 30 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Janet Gardner and Irina Pantaeva

Recommended

Subjects: Asian Studies, Religious Studies, Sociology
Date Entered:10/13/05


Single Parenting

2001, VHS, color, 25 min.
Distributed by Chip Taylor Communications, 2 East View Drive, Derry, NH 03038-4812; 800-876-CHIP (2447)
Produced by Baltimore County Schools and Dr. Frances Bond

Recommended

Subjects: Parenting, Child Development, Children
Date Entered:11/09/18


Soldier On the Roof cover photo

Soldier On the Roof

2012, DVD, color, 80 min.
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Sarphati Media production, in co-production with VPRO Television

Recommended

Subjects: Arab-Israeli Conflict, Judaism, Middle East, West Bank, Hebron
Date Entered:02/14/14


Soldiers of Conscience cover photo

Soldiers of Conscience

2007, DVD, color and b&w, 54 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Gary Weimberg and Catherine Ryan

Not Recommended

Subjects: Psychology, War, Military Studies, Conscientious Objectors, Ethics
Date Entered:12/17/09


Suicide Bombers cover photo

Suicide Bombers

2004, DVD, color, 50 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, PO Box 2053, Princeton, New Jersey 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Discovery Channel

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies, Terrorism
Date Entered:06/07/05


Sweetgrass cover photo

Sweetgrass

2009, DVD, color, 103 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Ilisa Barbash

Highly Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, Agriculture, Anthropology, United States West
Date Entered:06/10/10


Syria: Chess Match at the Borders cover photo

Syria: Chess Match at the Borders

2008, DVD, color, 52 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by AMIP

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies, International Relations, Political Science, Syria
Date Entered:12/02/09


Terra Firma: A Film About Women, War, and Healing; Suck it Up and Drive On cover photo

Terra Firma: A Film About Women, War, and Healing; Suck it Up and Drive On

2014, DVD, color and b&w, 61 min.
Distributed by Anthony-Masterson Productions
Produced by Owen Masterson, and Christine Anthony

Recommended

Subjects: Iraq War, 2003-2011, Afghan War, 2001- , Post-traumatic stress disorder, Farming, Women, Psychology, United States
Date Entered:12/17/14


That's Why I'm Working

1999, VHS, color, 53 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by IKON/Frame Mediaprodukties

Recommended

Subjects: Sociology, Economics, Asian Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Art of War: Alexander the Great cover photo

The Art of War: Alexander the Great

2004, DVD, color, 55 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, PO Box 2053, Princeton, New Jersey 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Discovery Channel

Recommended

Subjects: Military Studies, History
Date Entered:06/07/05


The Brave Man cover photo

The Brave Man

2001, VHS, color, 33 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Baltic Street Media

Highly Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, History
Date Entered:07/13/04


The Children of Allah

2000, VHS, color, 58 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by DR. TV

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies, Religious Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Conscience of a Warrior Nation [Israel’s Reservists who Refuse] cover photo

The Conscience of a Warrior Nation [Israel’s Reservists who Refuse]

2002, VHS, color, 30 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by YLE

Recommended

Subjects: Middle Eastern Studies
Date Entered:11/14/03


The Diaries of Yossef Nachmani cover photo

The Diaries of Yossef Nachmani

2005, DVD, color and b&w, 60 min.
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Marek Rosenbaum, Itai Tamir, Dalia Karpel

Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Studies, Middle Eastern Studies
Date Entered:12/20/07


The Dream of Shahrazad    cover photo

The Dream of Shahrazad

2014, DVD , color, 107 min., In Arabic and Turkish with English subtitles
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Shameela Seedat; Neil Brandt; Wael Omar; François Verster

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Arab Spring, Revolutions, Egypt, History, Turkey, Lebanon, Middle East, Sociology, Politics, Government
Date Entered:03/08/18


The Fading Valley cover photo

The Fading Valley

2012, DVD, color, 54 min.
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Irit Gal with Ivonne Mansbach

Recommended

Subjects: Water-supply, Jordan River Valley, Palestinian Arabs, Israel, Social Problems, Econonic Conditions, Arab-Israeli Conflict
Date Entered:02/14/14


The Fear That Has 1000 Eyes: Cities in the Age of Terrorism cover photo

The Fear That Has 1000 Eyes: Cities in the Age of Terrorism

2013, DVD, color, 52 mn.
Distributed by Janson Media, 88 Semmons Road, Harrington Park, NJ 07640; 201-784-8488
Produced by Suissimage, SRF, A Film by Dagmar Brendecke and Walter Brun

Recommended

Subjects: National Security, Privacy, Urban Areas, Sociology
Date Entered:02/14/14


The Gate: Dawn of the Baha’i Faith    cover photo

The Gate: Dawn of the Baha’i Faith

2018, DVD, color and b&w, 61 min.
Distributed by Outcast Films, 511 6th Avenue Suite 398, New York, NY 10011; 646-512-2596
Produced by Patricia Forde, Adam Mondschein, Bob Hercules, Steve Sarowitz, Edward A. Price

Recommended

Subjects: Middle East, Religion, Sociology
Date Entered:01/03/19


The Gospel According to the Papuans

1999, VHS, color, 52 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street New York, N.Y. 10016; 212-808-4980
Produced by Canal +, Les Films d'ici, TBC Productions, Millennium Film

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Sociology, Religious Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Great American West cover photo

The Great American West

1995 (film) 2010 (DVD), DVD, color, 41 min.
Distributed by Janson Media, 88 Semmons Road, Harrington Park, NJ 07640; 201-784-8488
Produced by Scott Swofford

Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, American West
Date Entered:06/04/10


The Great Commanders: The Collection cover photo

The Great Commanders: The Collection

1993, 2013, DVD, 270 min.
Distributed by Microcinema International/Microcinema DVD, 71 Stevenson St. Suite 400, San Francisco, CA 94105; 415-447-9750
Produced by Seventh Art Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Military, World History
Date Entered:09/05/13


The Great Escape: The Most Daring Allied Prison Escape of World War II cover photo

The Great Escape: The Most Daring Allied Prison Escape of World War II

2005, DVD, color and b&, 60 min.
Distributed by WGBH Boston, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02134; 617-300-2000
Produced by PBS

Recommended

Subjects: World War II, History
Date Entered:03/24/05


The Great Flood  cover photo

The Great Flood

2013, DVD, color and b&w, 80 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Phyllis Oyama; Hypnotic Pictures and Songline/Tone Field Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Floods, African Americans, Migration, Blues Music, Population, United States HIstory
Date Entered:12/23/14


The Islamic Wave

2000, VHS, color, 50 min.
Distributed by Films for the Humanities and Sciences, PO Box 2053, Princeton, NJ 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Journeyman Pictures in association with Films for the Humanities & Sciences and ABC Australia

Not Recommended

Subjects: Religious Studies
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Last Ridge: The Uphill Battles of the 10th Mountain Division cover photo

The Last Ridge: The Uphill Battles of the 10th Mountain Division

2007, DVD, color and b&w, 56 min.
Distributed by Janson Media, 88 Semmons Road, Harrington Park, NJ 07640; 201-784-8488
Produced by Abbie Kealey; WXXI-TV; WPBS-TV

Highly Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, History, Military Studies, World War II
Date Entered:07/31/08


The Man with the Nagra: The Life Story of Leo Levi, 1912-1982

2013, DVD , color, 69 min., In Hebrew, Italian and English with subtitles in English
Distributed by Ruth Diskin Films Ltd., P.O.Box 7153, Jerusalem, 91071, ISRAEL
Produced by Deep Time Media, LLC

Recommended

Subjects: Musicians, Jews, Italy, Sociology
Date Entered:02/06/17


The Mayflower Pilgrims cover photo

The Mayflower Pilgrims

1995, DVD, color, 43 min.
Distributed by Janson Media, 88 Semmons Road, Harrington Park, NJ 07640; 201-784-8488
Produced by PA Communications

Recommended

Subjects: American Studies, History, Religious Studies
Date Entered:11/14/03


The National D-Day Museum: Triumph of the Spirit cover photo

The National D-Day Museum: Triumph of the Spirit

2003, DVD, color and b&, 30 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, PO Box 2053, Princeton, New Jersey 08543-2053; 800-257-5126
Produced by Marc Doyle and Chesney Blakenship Doyle and Great Museums

Recommended

Subjects: World War II, Museums
Date Entered:03/02/06


The New Radical

2017, DVD, color, 110 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Alldayeveryday et al.

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Anarchists, Radicalism, History, Technology, Political Science. Sociology
Date Entered:10/26/18


The Nuclear Requiem    cover photo

The Nuclear Requiem

2016, , color and b&w, 90 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, 145 - 9th St., Suite 102, San Francisco, CA 94103; 800-475-2638
Produced by

Recommended

Subjects: Nuclear Weapons, New Mexico, Nuclear Arms Control, Sociology
Date Entered:02/06/17


The Red Badge of Courage cover photo

The Red Badge of Courage

2003, DVD, color, 60 min.
Distributed by Discovery Channel School
Produced by Discovery Communications, Inc. (The Discovery Channel)

Recommended

Subjects: Literature, American Studies, History
Date Entered:07/13/04


The Red Button (Czerwony Guzik)  cover photo

The Red Button (Czerwony Guzik)

2011, DVD, 52 min.
Distributed by LogTV Ltd., 4 La Rue Road, Spencer, NY 14883; 917-864-0715
Produced by MG Production; LogTV Ltd.; Polish Film Institute

Recommended

Subjects: Military, Cold War, US-Soviet Relations
Date Entered:09/05/13


The Ride cover photo

The Ride

2016, DVD, color and b&w, 91 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Julie Gayet; Nadia Turincev

Recommended

Subjects: Lakota Indians, Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890, History, Sociology
Date Entered:10/31/17


The Russian Soul cover photo

The Russian Soul

2013, DVD , color and b&w, 72 min.
Distributed by Cinema Slate, a division of Indie Strategy LLC, 109-15 Queens Blvd #3b, Forest Hills, NY 11375; 917-434-6168
Produced by Hamilton Media

Recommended

Subjects: Democracy, Russia, Human Rights, Social Conditions, Political Science, Sociology
Date Entered:05/22/14


The Second Day cover photo

The Second Day

2011, DVD, color, 37 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, PO Box 411376, San Francisco, CA 94141-1376; 800-475-2638
Produced by Brook Peters

Recommended

Subjects: September 11 Terrorist Attacks, Terrorism, Children
Date Entered:11/06/12


The Siege of Leningrad    cover photo

The Siege of Leningrad

2013, DVD, color and b&w, 50 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Produced by Michael Kloft and Anna Reid

Recommended

Subjects: World War II, Russia, Military
Date Entered:12/17/14


The Weimar Republic, 1918-1933: Germany after World War I



World War II, Conflict in the Pacific, Part 1: 1937-1942

World War II, Conflict in the Pacific, Part 2: 1942-1952

2003, VHS, color and b&, 25 min. each
Distributed by Lucerne Media, 37 Ground Pine Rd., Morris Plains, NJ 07950; 800-341-2293
Produced by Classroom Video

Weimar Republic - Not Recommended; WWII series - Recommended

Subjects: World War II, European Studies, History
Date Entered:11/09/18


The Women’s Balcony

2017, DVD, color, 96 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Osnat Handelsman-Keren; Moshe Edery; Leon Edery

Highly Recommended

Subjects: Jewish Women, Orthodox Judaism, Jerusalem, Drama, Sex Role, Middle East, Sociology
Date Entered:03/08/18


They Would All be Queens (Todas iban a ser reinas) cover photo

They Would All be Queens (Todas iban a ser reinas)

2012, 2006, DVD, color and b&w, 55 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Televisión Camagüey producciones / Oneyda González González

Recommended

Subjects: Russians, Intercountry Marriage, Foreign Spouses, Emigration and Immigration, International Relations, Social History, Cuba, Soviet Union, Women’s History
Date Entered:05/22/14


Time Machine

1997, VHS, color, 26 min.
Distributed by The Cinema Guild, 1697 Broadway, Suite 506, NY, NY, 10019-5904; 800-723-5522
Produced by Neverthere Productions

Recommended

Subjects: Psychology, Child Development
Date Entered:11/09/18


Under Fire : Soviet Women Combat Veterans of WW II cover photo

Under Fire : Soviet Women Combat Veterans of WW II

2004, VHS, color, 27 min.
Distributed by Cinema Guild, 115 West 30th Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10001; 212-685-6242
Produced by Noel Jules-Dehner

Highly Recommended

Subjects: World War II, Women's Studies, Asian Studies
Date Entered:10/13/05


Unmanned: America's Drone Wars    cover photo

Unmanned: America's Drone Wars

2013, DVD, color and b&w, 63 min.
Distributed by TDC Entertainment, 220 East 23rd St., Suite 405, New York, NY 10010
Produced by Greenwald, Robert / Brave New Foundation

Recommended

Subjects: Drone Aircraft, War, Military policy, Middle East, United States
Date Entered:05/22/14


Uyghurs: Prisoners of the Absurd

2015, Streaming, color, 52 min.
Distributed by National Film Board of Canada, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, New York, NY 10010; 800-542-2164
Produced by Patricio Henríquez; Loumède, Colette; Macumba International

Recommended

Subjects: Civil Rights, China, Human Rights, Cuba, Guantánamo Bay Naval Base, Sociology
Date Entered:02/06/17


Vision: From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen cover photo

Vision: From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen

2009, DVD, color, 110 min.
Distributed by Zeitgeist Films, 247 Centre Street, New York, NY 10013; 212-274-1989
Produced by Markus Zimmer

Recommended

Subjects: European Studies, Religious Studies, Women's Studies, Catholic Religion, Middle Ages, Germany
Date Entered:05/02/11


Warriors from the North     cover photo

Warriors from the North

2014, DVD, color, 59 min.
Distributed by Collective Eye Films, 2305 SE Yamhill Street, Suite 101, Portland OR 97214; 503-232-5345
Produced by Made in Copenhagen

Recommended

Subjects: Suicide Bombers, Terrorism, Radicalism, Sociology, Immigration
Date Entered:04/19/16


What is Arab Antisemitism? (Images of the Arab-Israeli Conflict) cover photo

What is Arab Antisemitism? (Images of the Arab-Israeli Conflict)

2013, DVD, color, 2 hr. 34 min.
Distributed by Alden Films, Box 449, Clarksburg, NJ 08510; 732.462.3522
Produced by The Vidal Sasoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Recommended

Subjects: Judaism, Arab-Israeli Conflict, Antisemitism, Jewish-Arab Relations
Date Entered:02/14/14


When Memory Comes: A Film About Saul Friedländer   cover photo

When Memory Comes: A Film About Saul Friedländer

2013, DVD, color and b&w, 65 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Frank Diamand

Recommended

Subjects: Jews, Jewish Holocaust 1939-1945, History, World War II
Date Entered:07/01/15


Wings of a Warrior: The Jimmy Doolittle Story cover photo

Wings of a Warrior: The Jimmy Doolittle Story

2013, DVD, color and b&w, 84 min.
Distributed by TDC Entertainment, 220 East 23rd St., Suite 405, New York, NY 10010
Produced by Gardner Doolittle

Recommended

Subjects: Generals, Air Pilots, Military .
Date Entered:02/14/14


With God On Our Side: George W. Bush and the Rise of the Religious Right -- Part One: The Early Crusades -- Part Two: The Real Deal cover photo

With God On Our Side: George W. Bush and the Rise of the Religious Right -- Part One: The Early Crusades -- Part Two: The Real Deal

2004, DVD, color and b&w
Distributed by First Run/Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Ali Pomeroy/Lumiere Productions, Inc. (for Channel 4)

Recommended

Subjects: Political Science, Religious Studies, American Studies
Date Entered:12/20/07


Written on Water: A Modern Tale of a Dry West     cover photo

Written on Water: A Modern Tale of a Dry West

2015, DVD, color, 57 min.
Distributed by Green Planet Films, PO Box 247, Corte Madera, CA 94976-0247; 415-377-5471
Produced by Deep Time Media, LLC

Recommended

Subjects: Water, Texas, Agriculture, Ecology, Sociology
Date Entered:09/16/16


Zygielbojm's Death

2000, VHS, color, 45 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street NY, NY 10016; 212-808-4980
Produced by Dzamila Ankiewicz and Marek Nowowiejski

Recommended

Subjects: History
Date Entered:11/09/18