The Human Scale : in 5 Chapters

Explores the idea of planning large cities across the planet based on the humanistic values of interaction, inclusion, and intimacy, a concept originating from the work of architect Jan Gehl, author of Cities for people.…

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10 Rules for Dealing with Police

From simple misunderstandings to illegal searches and excessive force, a bad police encounter can happen to anyone. The film demonstrates how to handle various types of encounters with police and explains the rights of citizens in these situations.…

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Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden?

After finding out his wife is pregnant, filmmaker Morgan Spurlock sets off for the Middle East in search of Osama, to make the world safer for his unborn child. He finds that people there aren't so different from the people back home.…

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Life on the Reef

Over the course of a year, it follows those who live in one of the most extraordinary places on the planet, Australia's Great Barrier Reef, where man meets wild and nature calls the shots. It's high stakes and high drama across our greatest marine wilderness.…

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Denise Austin Hot Body Yoga

Get the lean, sexy body you've always wanted with two yoga workouts designed to sculpt tight abs, arms, and buns fast. Both workouts include effective moves and poses that burn fat fast.…

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Sculpted by Floods :

Describes and explains the effects of ice age floods on the geology of the Pacific Northwest.…

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It Was a Wonderful Life

Meet Josephine, Reena, Marie, Jeanette, Lou, and Terry. These intelligent and articulate women once had secure, active and fulfilling lives. That is until one day when everything unraveled. Now living out of their cars or in cheap hotels, they exist entirely under the radar, too proud to go to a shelter or to even rece…

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Waging a Living

A tender, eye-opening, and unwavering look at America's working poor - people who play by the rules but never seem to get ahead.…

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Best Boy

Best boy: "follows Philly Wohl, a cheerful and lovable 52 year old who's been mentally handicapped since birth and still lives with his parents. When his cousin, filmmaker Ira Wohl, questions what will happen to Philly once his elderly parents can no longer care for him, the family embarks on a mission to help Philly b…

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Last Men in Aleppo

Syrian filmmaker Feras Fayyad's breathtaking work, a searing example of boots-on-the-ground reportage, follows the efforts of the internationally recognized White Helmets, an organization consisting of ordinary citizens who are the first to rush towards military strikes and attacks in the hope of saving lives.…

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Jets of the Us Air Force

"Climb in the cockpit of an F-15 Eagle or an F-16 Viper and fly off into the wild blue yonder. Experience the world of the US Air Force combat pilot as you fly high over the arctic tundra monitoring Russian bombers and ride along in the cockpit over the sweltering desert of Iraq. Filled with wing to wing flying, strike…

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American Experience. Grand Coulee Dam

Featuring the men and women who lived and worked at Grand Coulee in the wake of the Great Depression and the native people whose lives were changed alongside historians and engineers, the film explores how the tension between technological achievement and environmental impact hangs over the project's legacy.…

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Racing Extinction

Academy Award-winning filmmakers expose the forces that are leading our planet to its next mass extinction, potentially resulting in the loss of half of all species. A never-before-seen view of an international wildlife trade, operating in the shadows, reveals how creatures that have survived for millions of years may …

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Good Hair

Comedian Chris Rock tackles the very personal issue of hair, and how attaining good hair can impact African American's activities, relationships, wallets, and a self-esteem. Engages in frank, funny conversations with haircare professionals, beautyshop and barbershop patrons, as well as featuring interviews with Dr. May…

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Farmland

An in-depth documentary covering multiple personal stories of young US farmers and ranchers. Most Americans have never stepped foot on a working farm or ranch or ever had the opportunity to talk to the people who grow and raise the food we eat.…

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Life in the Undergrowth

David Attenborough guides the viewer through a miniature universe teeming with life, never normally seen, yet all around us. New technology reveals surreal vistas and their extraordinary inhabitants.…

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Chonda Pierce : Girl Talk

The 'Queen of Clean' is back for another sold-out performance in Nashville, Tennessee, and her Southern sass and razor sharp wit will have you laughing until it hurts. Chonda's ready to tell it like it is, and there's no subject she's afraid to tackle! This preacher's daughter is here to share some of her funniest stor…

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Being Canadian

When Calgarian Robert Cohen moved to L.A. to pursue his dreams of becoming a comedy writer, he quickly realized that his new friends and colleagues knew nothing but the usual stereotypes about his beloved homeland. After years of frustration, Robert decided to embark on a personal quest, traveling from one end of Canad…

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Speak

"Speak is a documentary film about the fear of public Speaking, and the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking. Filmmakers Paul Galichia and Brian Weidling embarked on an almost two year journey conducting hundreds of interviews about public Speaking anxiety, and capturing every stage of the tense, highly c…

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Rick Steves' Europe. Italy

Join host Rick Steves on a grand tour through Italy in eight half-hour 'Rick Steves Europe' 2000-2005 TV shows. Featuring: Venice, Florence, Siena, Cinque Terre, Rome, Sicily and more.…

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Flamenco, Flamenco

An evolutionary musical journey through the light, song and dance of a dynamic and alive art form.…

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Bataan Rescue : the Most Daring Rescue of World War Ii

Thousands of Allied soldiers faced death on the Bataan peninsula in 1941 and only 500 prisoners in the Cabanatuan prison camp lived to be rescued. With testimony from both captive and liberator their valiant struggle is remembered.…

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Bettie Page Reveals All

An intimate look at one of the world's most recognized sex symbols, told in her own words for the first time, impoverished southern family, to high school salutatorian, to scandalous '50s pin-up model, to shocking retirement in 1957 at the peak of her modeling career. With a stunning array of gorgeous photographs, unus…

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Animal Homes

Animals build homes to provide a safe and stable place to raise a family. The three-part series investigates how animals build their amazing homes and the intriguing behaviors and social interactions that take place in and around them. Ecologist Chris Morgan serves as our guide and real estate agent, evaluating and dec…

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A Beginner's Guide to Mindfullness Meditation : 10 Days T

Ira Israel guides viewers through the beginning steps to practice meditation, cultivate peace of mind, and reduce stress.…

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Windfall

A group of residents of Meredith, NY discover the impacts that a 400-foot high windmill could bring to their community, but become divided over how they see wind power affecting the future of the community.…

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Walking with Monsters : : Life Before the Dinosaurs

There was a time when two-ton predatory fish came on land, along with 26-foot sea scorpions. State-of-the-art digital technology breathes life into these creatures that dominated earth for 250 million years. Final program in the Walking with...Series.…

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Chicago : City of the Century

City of the century tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world. "Chicago by 'L'" is part travelogue, part history, and part tour of Chicago's neighborhoods by 'L', Chicago's elevated train.…

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Mythos. I : the Shaping of Our Mythic Tradition

A series of lectures on various aspect of myth presented by Joseph Campbell.…

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Jerusalem

Visit the sacred city exploring its famous walls and gates, and the mysterious temple under which so many secrets may be buried.…

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Inside the Koran

This eye-opening film goes deep into the heart of the Muslim world to explore the history and current state of Islam. It also delves into the personal lives of its subjects, who range from ayatollahs and grand imams to simple farmers and women living in veiled seclusion. Their relationship with this holy book reveals a…

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Echo : an Elephant to Remember

Echo, the elephant matriarch, was the subject of many films and the leader of a carefully studied herd of elephants in Africa. In 2009 she died of natural causes. A look back at this remarkable animal through extraordinary footage and interviews with scientist Cynthia Moss, cameraman Martyn Colbeck, and the researchers…

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The Panic is on : the Great American Depression As Seen B

This multifaceted set communicates both the painful hard times of the Great Depression and the grace and strong will of the common man in confronting it. Period newsreel and documentary film footage convey the feel of the times. Classic musical recordings reflect the popular mood of the day. The booklet includes photog…

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Meet the Patels

A laugh-out-loud real-life romantic comedy about Ravi Patel, an almost-30-year-old Indian American who enters a love triangle between the woman of his dreams and...his parents.…

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