The Tank Man CLIP

On June 5, 1989, one day after Chinese troops expelled thousands of demonstrators from Tiananmen Square, a solitary, unarmed protester stood his ground before a column of tanks advancing down the Avenue of Eternal Peace. Captured by Western photographers, this extraordinary confrontation became an icon of the fight for freedom around the world. Filmmaker Antony Thomas investigates the identity, fate, and significance of the tank man.

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Media Truth or Fiction What Can You Believe? CLIP

Teaches critical thinking skills needed to determine the truth or fiction behind results obtained from opinion polls, research studies, or other sets of data.

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House of Cards CLIP

Presents first-person accounts of the economic crisis from Wall Street insiders, lenders, homeowners, and former Federal Reserve Chairman, Alan Greenspan. Documents the chronology of the buildup and collapse of the U.S. housing market that triggered a worldwide economic meltdown.

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The New Black CLIP

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Documentary that examines how the African-American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the recent gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights. The film documents activists, families and clergy on both sides of the campaign to legalize gay marriage and examines homophobia in the black community’s institutional pillar-the black church and reveals the Christian right wing’s strategy of exploiting this phenomenon in order to pursue an anti-gay political agenda.

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Ivory Perry: Pioneer in the Struggle against Lead Poisoning CLIP

Documents the life and work of civil rights activist Ivory Perry and highlights his struggle to raise awareness of the high amounts of lead poisoning in residences in St. Louis, Missouri that affected children’s health.

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Die Zauberflöte CLIP

The internationally renowned Mozart interpreter Sir Colin Davis conducts the chorus and orchestra of the Royal Opera House in David McVicar’s production of Mozart’s last opera recorded live at Covent Garden with Simon Keenleyside and Dorthea Rochmman.

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The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter CLIP

Five women reminisce about their jobs and working conditions during World War II.

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The Delano Manongs CLIP

Tells the story of farm labor organizer Larry Itliong and a group of Filipino farm workers who instigated…The Delano Grape Strike of 1965 that brought about the creation of the United Farm Worker’s Union (UFW).

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The Rise of Greek Tragedy: Oedipus the King CLIP

A presentation of Sophocles’ Oedipus the king, photographed in the ancient Greek theatre of Amphiaraion, using tragic masks made after ancient models.

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The Slumber Party Massacre Collection

The collection contains: Slumber Party Massacre (A high school girl’s basketball team is stalked by an escaped mental patient with a portable drill) ; Slumber Party Massacre II (The killer returns this time as a physical manifestation of a young girl’s nightmares, slaying more teens in the guise of an evil rocker with a deadly guitar) ; Slumber Party Massacre III (A new group of teenagers decide to have a slumber party when an unknown killer attacks).

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