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Capitalism: a 6-part Series

“Capitalism has been the engine of unprecendented economic growth and social transformation. But how much do we understand about how it originated, and what makes it work? Capitalism is an … Read the rest

The Human Language Series pt 1

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Discovering the Human Language: Colorless Green Ideas. Explores human language, its origins, acquisition and evolution.

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The Human Language Series pt 2

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Acquiring the Human Language: Playing the Language Game. Explores human language, its origins, acquisition and evolution.

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The Human Language Series pt 3

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The Human Language Evolves: with and without WordsExplores human language, its origins, acquisition and evolution.

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Hollywood Chinese

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Documents the representation and involvement of the Chinese in American cinema from the silent era to the 21st century. While celebrating their contributions to American filmmaking a haunting and … Read the rest

Nanjing! Nanjing!

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On December 9, 1937, the Imperial Japanese Army laid siege to the Chinese capital of Nanking, beginning a reign of terror that killed as many as 300,000 civilians, an … Read the rest

Mosquita y Mari

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An exquisitely crafted coming of age tale following a pair of Latina teens who fall gradually in love against the backdrop of East L.A.

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In the Land of the Head Hunters

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In the land of the head hunters: In 1911, as part of his massive undertaking, famed Northwest photographer Edward S. Curtis travelled to Vancouver Island, British Columbia, to visit … Read the rest

Maleficent

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A beautiful, pure-hearted young fairy, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of the … Read the rest

Fed Up

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Narrated by Katie Couric, the film blows the lid off everything that was known about food and exercise, revealing a 30-year campaign by the food industry, aided by the … Read the rest