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A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at the New York Times     cover image

A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at the New York Times

2014, DVD , color, 75 min. and 57 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Samantha Grant; Brittney Shepherd

Recommended

Subjects: Journalism, Ethics, Mass Media, Race Relations, Bipolar Disorder
Date Entered:05/19/15


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Arctic Hip Hop

2008, DVD, color, 44 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Jacques Menard; Micheline Shoebridge

Recommended

Subjects: Native Peoples, Dance, Social Work, Education, Hip Hop Music, Hip Hop Culture, Rap Music, Rural Areas
Date Entered:10/09/14


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Bronx Gothic

2017, DVD , color, 91 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Produced by Andrew Rossi, Okwui Okpokwasili

Recommended

Subjects: Performing Arts, Dance, Theater, Performance Art, African Americans, Adolescence
Date Entered:03/12/18


California High: The Great Marijuana Debate    cover image

California High: The Great Marijuana Debate

2015, DVD, color, 52 min.
Distributed by The Video Project, PO Box 411376, San Francisco, CA 94141-1376; 800-475-2638
Produced by Matthew O’Connor

Recommended

Subjects: Marijuana, Drugs, Legislation, Social Problems
Date Entered:03/30/16


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Erasing Hate

2012, Streaming, color, 59 min.
Distributed by Docuseek2
Produced by Bill Brummel

Recommended

Subjects: Race Relations, Tattoos, Hate Crimes
Date Entered:01/28/16


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Fate of a Salesman

2013, DVD, color, 27 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Produced by Ben Crosbie and Tessa Moran

Recommended

Subjects: African American Culture, Business, Fashion Design, Urban Areas
Date Entered:08/19/15


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Fight Hate with Love

2017, DVD, color, 82 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Samie Khan

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Activism, African Americans, Artists, Prisons, Prisoners, Crime
Date Entered:05/29/18


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Introducing the Transcendentalists

2012, DVD , color, 50 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, 132 West 31st St., 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001; 800-257-5126
Produced by James H. Bride

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Literature, Philosophy
Date Entered:07/09/13


John Lewis: Get in the Way     cover image

John Lewis: Get in the Way

2015, DVD, color and b&w, 54 min.
Distributed by Tugg, Inc., 855-321-8844
Produced by Kathleen Dowdey

Highly Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, Biography, Civil Rights, Government, Nonviolence, Race Relations
Date Entered:01/19/18


Julian Bond: Reflections from the Frontlines of the Civil Rights Movement cover image

Julian Bond: Reflections from the Frontlines of the Civil Rights Movement

2012, DVD, color and b&w, 32 min.
Distributed by Filmakers Library, 124 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016; 202-808-4980
Produced by Soledad Liendo

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: African American Studies, History
Date Entered:05/02/13


Little Brother: Manchild in the Promised Land (Chapter 5)    cover image

Little Brother: Manchild in the Promised Land (Chapter 5)

2015, DVD , color, 17 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, Suite 550, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Produced by Epiphany, Inc.

Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, Youth, Adolescents, Education, Gender Identity
Date Entered:02/22/17


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My Prairie Home

2013, DVD, color, 77 min.
Distributed by National Film Board of Canada, 1123 Broadway, Suite 307, New York, NY 10010; 800-542-2164
Produced by Lea Marin

Recommended

Subjects: Gender Identity, Transgenderism, Folk Music
Date Entered:02/02/15


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Paul Bowles: The Cage Door Is Always Open

2012, DVD , color, 93 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Produced by Valentin Greutert

Recommended

Subjects: Literature, Music, Homosexuality
Date Entered:04/11/14


T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold    cover image

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold

2015, DVD , color, 91 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Sue Jaye Johnson, Bianca Darville

Recommended

Subjects: Boxing, Sports, Women Boxers, Women Athletes, African Americans
Date Entered:04/06/17


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That's Wild

2020, Streaming, 63 mins
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Produced by Shivelight LLC

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescents; African Americans; Social Problems; Social Work
Date Entered:11/19/20


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The Devil We Know: An Objective Look at the Prince of Darkness

2011, DVD, color, 48 min.
Distributed by Films Media Group, 132 West 31st St., 17th Floor, New York, NY 10001; 800-257-5126
Produced by Jessica Brown, John Wesley Chisholm

Recommended

Subjects: Folklore, Mythology
Date Entered:01/10/14


The Other Side of Eden: Stories of a Virginia Lynching    cover image

The Other Side of Eden: Stories of a Virginia Lynching

2017, DVD , color, 59 min.
Distributed by Folkstreams, 540-592-3701
Produced by Folkstreams

Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, History, Hate Crimes, Homicide, Race Relations
Date Entered:11/09/18


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The Trials of Muhammad Ali

2013, DVD, color, 94 min.
Distributed by Kino Lorber Edu, 333 West 39 St, Suite 503, New York, NY 10018; 212-629-6880
Produced by Kartemquin Educational Films

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Sports, African Americans, History, Boxing
Date Entered:05/08/14


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We Are the Radical Monarchs

2018, Streaming, 84 mins
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Produced by Katie Flint and Linda Goldstein Knowlton

Recommended

Subjects: Activism; Children; Education; Women's Rights
Date Entered:11/17/20


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Women in Blue

2020, Streaming, 88 mins
Distributed by Good Docs
Produced by Deirdre Fishel, Aideen Kane, and Beth Levison

Recommended

Subjects: African Americans; Criminal Justice; Law Enforcement; Race Relations
Date Entered:03/11/21