Directed by: Tod Lending
Produced by: Tod Lending
Running Time: 56 min
Subjects: Children, Youth & Family, Sociology, Women's Studies
Produced, directed, written and edited by Tod Lending, BREAKING TIES is a one-hour national PBS documentary focusing on three kids who are breaking their families' ties to poverty in the U...
Directed by: Matthew Pillischer
Produced by: Matthew Pillischer
Running Time: 68 min
Subjects: African American Studies, Criminal Justice, Featured Films, Human Rights, Sociology
Today, there are more African Americans in prison or jail, on probation or parole, than were enslaved in 1850, a decade before the Civil War began...
Directed by: James Colquhoun & Laurentine Ten Bosch
Produced by: Enzo Tedeschi
Running Time: 80 min
Subjects: Agriculture Studies, Environmental Studies
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French, German, Dutch, Japanese, With nutritionally-depleted foods, chemical additives and our tendency to rely upon pharmaceutical dru...
Directed by: Heather Ross
Produced by: Heather Ross
Running Time: 62 min
Subjects: Art, Music & Design, Criminal Justice, Sociology
The teenage girls of Warrenville Prison get a shot at redemption in a most unlikely form: a musical based on their lives. As three fascinating girls write and stage their play, they're compelled...
A film about urban farming in America
Directed By: Dan Susman
Produced By: Dan Susman, Andrew Monbouquette, Dana Altman
Discussion GuideEducational Release: 2014
Running Time: 92mins/ Educational Running Time: 58minsNTSC / English Subtitles: Spanish, Croatian, Subjects: Agricultural Studies, Environmental Studies
Special Features: Closed Cap...
Directed and Produced by: Peter D. Richardson
Running Time: 107 min
Subjects: Health, Human Rights, Religious Studies
In 1994, Oregon became the first state to legalize physician-assisted suicide. As a result, any individual whom two physicians diagnose as having less than six months to live can lawfully ...
Directed By: Camilla Rockwell
Produced By: Camilla Rockwell, Wendy Conquest
Study GuideReleased: 2010Running Time: 57 minSubjects: Environmental Studies, Children, Youth & FamilyMOTHER NATURE'S CHILD marks a moment in time when a living generation can still recall childhoods of free outdoor play. This will not be true for most children gr...
SPRAWLING FROM GRACE: The Consequences of Suburbanism...
Directed by: David M. Edwards
Produced by: David M. Edwards
Released: 2009Running Time: 82 minSubjects: Environmental StudiesThis feature length documentary explores the ravages of American suburban sprawl, what America has lost as a result, and the perils we face if we don't change...
Directed By: Nicole Newnham and Maren Grainger-Monsen
Produced By: Nicole Newnham and Maren Grainger-Monsen
Educational Release: 2014
Running Time: 83 minutesNTSC / English Subjects: Children, Youth & Family, Human Rights
THE REVOLUTIONARY OPTIMISTS follows 4 children from Kolkata's poorest slums on an intimate journey through their adol...
Directed and Produced by: Lydia B. Smith
Running Time: 84 min
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Dutch, Italian, Polish, Japanese, Korean
Subjects: Multicultural Studies, Biographical, Environmental Studies, Religious Studies
Educational DVD Special Features: Interview with Director/ Producer Lydia B. S...
Directed by: Kate McIntyre Clere and Saraswati Clere
Produced by: Michael McIntyre
Released: 2013 *Educational Purchase includes 2 DVDS: 1 Educational Cut, 1 Feature-Length Cut
Running Time: includes 55min (educational version) and (84 min feature version)
Subtitles: Spanish, German, French, Italian, and Japanese