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    The New Deal Legacy and Contemporary Scholarship, Part 1

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-14
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    African American History Month Celebration: National Visionar...

    The Library of Congress celebrated African American History Month with its signature event--a showcase of the American Folklife Center's National Visionary Leadership Project (NVLP) Collection. The NVLP is a collection of oral life histories of extraordinary African American elders who have made significant contributions to American society, and the American Folklife Center is the official repository for these stories. The Library's signature event featured ...

    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2008-02-22
  • Film, Video

    Chauncey Depew, Senator Perkins, and Governor Whitman of New ...

    Scenes from the 16th Republican National Convention held in Chicago, June 7-10, 1916. Long shot of delegates outside the Congress Hotel. Medium shots, from left to right, of Mrs. Olive H. Whitman; Governor Charles S. Whitman of New York (1915-1918); Francis Hendricks, former New York State Senator (1886-1891); George W. Perkins, a leader in the Progressive movement (1912-1916); Chauncey M. Depew, former New York ...

    • Contributor: Depew, Chauncey M. (chauncey Mitchell) - Perkins, George W. (george Walbridge) - Whitman, Charles S. - Whitman, Olive H. - Hendricks, Francis - Republican National Convention - Pathe News - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1916
  • Collection

    New Deal Resources: Preserving the Legacy, Part 2

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-13
  • Collection

    New Deal Resources: Preserving the Legacy, Part 1

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-13
  • Film, Video

    D'Army Bailey oral history interview conducted by David P. Cl...

    D'Army Bailey describes growing up in Memphis, Tennessee, the influence of the Crump political machine in city politics, and his involvement with the Memphis NAACP at an early age. He talks about his participation in the civil rights activism as a student at Southern University, for which he was ultimately expelled. Bailey describes his move to Clark University in Massachusetts, where he became involved ...

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Cline, David P. - Bailey, D'army
    • Date: 2013-08-13

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    The last days of a president films of McKinley and the Pan-Am...

    Presents twenty-eight films from the Paper Print Collection of the Library of Congress. Produced by the Edison Manufacturing Company from March to November 1901, these actuality motion pictures feature footage of President William McKinley at his second inauguration; the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York; McKinley at the Pan-American Exposition; and McKinley's funeral. Links to a section of The Learning Page covering the subjects ...

    • Date: 199?
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    Arrival of the Governor General, Lord Minto, at Quebec /

    From Edison films catalog: This picture shows the Governor General, the Earl of Minto, accompanied by the Countess of Minto and their household, crossing the river in ice canoes. On the Quebec side the canoes find a solid ledge of ice projecting about 200 yards from the wharf, and over this the blanket clad snow shoers haul the Governor, his wife and guests. A ...

    • Contributor: Paley, William Daly - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1901
  • Film, Video

    Theodore Roosevelt his life and times on film /

    Derived from the Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection and the Paper Print Collection of the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division at the Library of Congress, presents 104 films that document the events in Theodore Roosevelt's life from the Spanish-American War in 1898 to his death in 1919. Features selected bibliography, timeline, film chronology, and four sound recordings of Roosevelt stating his progressive political ...

    • Date: 1999
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    The New Deal Legacy and Contemporary Scholarship, Part 2

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-14
  • Film, Video

    The last days of President McKinley--films of William McKinle...

    Compilation of 28 films from the Library of Congress Paper Print Collection.

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    President Harding and Calvin Coolidge [1] /

    Various scenes of the official notification ceremonies held on July 22, 1920 for Warren G. Harding, selected as the Presidential candidate by 17th Republican National Convention and Calvin Coolidge, selected as the Vice Presidential nominee. Opening views of Harding, followed by scenes of him and his wife, Florence Kling Harding, in Marion, Ohio; Harding, Coolidge, and Will H. Hays, Republican National Committee chairman, getting ...

    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (warren Gamaliel) - Coolidge, Calvin - Harding, Florence Kling - Hays, Will H. (will Harrison) - Harding, George T. - Lodge, Henry Cabot - Morrow, Edwin P. - Republican National Convention - Community Motion Picture Service, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1920
  • Film, Video

    The dodger

    motion picture | videorecording ; 8 min. | Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Shirley, Wayne D. - Copland, Aaron
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    Il était une fois l'Indépendance : 1er août 1960 /

    1960! The wind of independence blowing in West Africa. Many African countries choose to access international sovereignty, at their own pace, defying all the vicissitudes of this choice. For Benin it was a succession of coups, the transition from Marxism-Leninism and the national conference which led to democratic renewal.

    • Contributor: Office De Radiodiffusion Et Télévision Du Bénin
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video

    The rise and fall of Adolph Hitler. The commander /

    Looks at how Hitler's political brilliance was not matched by strategic genius. His 'all or nothing' strategic outlook ultimately led to his destruction. Former generals recall how Hitler would often disregard the advice of his military advisors. Extensive films and documents tell the story of Hitler's war, and the ultimate cowardly death of the self-proclaimed greatest commander of all times

    • Date: 1997
  • Film, Video

    Matadāna /

    Drama exposing the vote getting activities and politics in a caste based society through the exploitation of gullible villagers in a democratic independent rural India.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Lula o presidente

    DVD. "A trajetória de um vencedor"--Container label. In Portuguese with subtitles in Portuguese, Spanish and English. Received: 2010-12-16 from Rio de Janeiro OvOp Office; viewing copy; purchase; LC Purchase Collection. Sources used: videodisc label and container.

    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video

    Tempos de paz

    The entire story takes place on the 18th of April in the year of 1945. Battles had ceased in Europe, but Brazil still found itself technically at war. The encounter between the interrogator, a customs official and former torturer for the Political Police of President Vargas and a former Polish actor who had lived through the horrors of war but who was also suspected ...

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    The rise and fall of Ceaușescu /

    The lives of Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu and his wife Elena are profiled, culminating with their trial and deaths. Their use of psychological terror to keep power is examined, and myths about their lives are exposed.

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    Memoirs of Jalal Sarfaraz /

    One of a collection of interviews with Iranian political dissidents and emigrés. Interviewees are from the fields of politics and the arts and have backgrounds in a number of different movements and organizations: the Islamic and national movements, labor and peasant movements, as well as leftist, student and women's movements. The experience about which the interviewees speak covers roughly the period from 1930s to ...

    • Date: 1995
  • Film, Video

    Let's get Frank /

    A biography of politician Barney Frank, a Democratic representative from Massachusetts and one of the few openly gay politicians in America.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Visāl /

    A drama which deals with the issues of the freedom movement of the Kashimiri people in Indian-occupied Kashmir.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Cheng Zhen, Wang Chaohua jiang hua /

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Nasīma = Naseem = Nasīm

    Naseem means the morning breeze. It's the name of a young girl who lives with her family in Bombay. The year is 1992. This was a year when India, as a nation, went through traumatic times. A mosque was demolished and the riots, slaughter and savagery that followed have left wounds that will take years to heal. Naseem is the private story of a ...

    • Contributor: Mirza, Saeed Akhtar - Bhatia, Vanraj - National Film Development Corporation of India
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video

    In defence of our dreams.

    Series: Includes lectures by various scholars and activists, and two documentaries. Examines multiple issues from Indian history, civics, gender issues and politics that are being dictated by caste and religion-based agendas. Demonstrates how such issues led to Gujarat riots in 2002 and discusses what needs to be done to prevent it from happening again. On this disc, Mridula Mukherjee and Mihir Desai present lectures ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Revolution in Cairo /

    In response to the turmoil in Cairo, Frontline presents a special edition of its new newsmagazine-format program, Revolution in Cairo, about the demonstrations and political unrest on the streets of Cairo. This program contains graphic imagery and descriptions of police abuse. Viewer discretion is advised.

    • Contributor: Kirk, Michael - Smith, Martin (martin E.) - Sennott, Charles M. - Wgbh Educational Foundation - Frontline Television News - Kirk Documentary Group - Al Jazeera (television Network) - Rain Media, Inc - Globalpost (firm) - Pbs Distribution (firm) - Copyright Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video

    Pāk Bhārat taʻalluqāt : imkānāt tauqqaʻāt aur k̲h̲adshāt.

    Proceeding of a seminar on relations between Pakistan and India, with reference to world politics, held in Lahore.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Tiananmen min zhu yun dong ji shi.

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Keeping a live voice 15 years of democracy in Zimbabwe.

    "Collects the views, opinions and reminiscences of a wide cross section of Zimbabweans on the first 15 years of their nation's independence."--Container.

    • Date: 1995
  • Film, Video

    Entreatos Lula a 30 dias do poder /

    The movie was filmed during the presidential elections in 2002, both first and second turn. The movie was filmed in miniDV. The president appears in a way that he had never shows up before. He smokes his cigarillos and always has a beer in hand when he is not working.

    • Contributor: Lula - Salles, João Moreira - Carvalho, Walter - Videofilmes (firm)
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Memoirs of Reza Taheri /

    One of a collection of interviews with Iranian political dissidents and emigrés. Interviewees are from the fields of politics and the arts and have backgrounds in a number of different movements and organizations: the Islamic and national movements, labor and peasant movements, as well as leftist, student and women's movements. The experience about which the interviewees speak covers roughly the period from 1930s to ...

    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video

    93 nian "mei yue zuo tan hui: mei you Xiaoping hou de Zhonggu...

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Viplava shikharam : long live Kishangi /

    Documentary on Kiṣan̲ji, 1954-2011, central committee member of CPI (Maoist); includes speaches of maoist leaders on Telengana statehood movement.

    • Contributor: Kiṣan̲ji - Cētana Nāṭya Mañc (daṇḍakāraṇya, India)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video

    Somalia : a state of need /

    After years of conflict and isolation, Somalia finds itself once more on the brink. Much of the country is now under the control of the Union of Islamic Courts, but will Somalia's new actor bring security and development or set it on the path to regional conflict?

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Prayer of peace : relief & resistance in Burma's war zones /

    On the front line of conflict deep inside Burma, this documentary follows ethnic relief workers as they aid internally displaced people suffering under the Burma Army. Focusing on a female medic and a pastor/human rights cameraman, the film reveals a people that have maintained their dignity and hope for peace despite the odds.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Support democracy in China : toycott campaign /

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Guo nei ming zhu yun dong IV zhi tu cheng (TVB/ATV) (5-89) /

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
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    [Maḥmūd K̲h̲ān Acakzaʼī--speeches and interviews 2005-2008] /

    Speeches and interviews of a noted Baluchi nationalist politician.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Uganda diary /

    Presents an overview of Uganda's political history, with an emphasis on the NRM (National Resistance Movement) period. Gives a brief review of the colonial time, the first period under Milton Obote after independence in 1962, the military rule under Idi Amin, the transitional period after his overthrow in 1979 and the second Obote period. The accomplishments of the regime of Yoweri Museveni, beginning in ...

    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video

    Wang Dan pan xing (30-10-96) /

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Frontline. War and peace in Panama /

    An examination of the planning and execution of Operation Just Cause, the 1989 invasion of Panama by the U.S., and the problems Panama is facing in the aftermath of that war.

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    Bi-lā ḥudūd. al-Ḥukūmah al-Sūdānīyah wa-al-taḥaddiyāt al-dākh...

    [Taqdīm]: Aḥmad Manṣūr. In Arabic. viewing copy; Received: 8/31/2002 from Cario OvOp Office; exchange; LC Exchange Collection.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Dead men's secrets. Why did Hitler murder Ernst Roehm? /

    Experts analyze Hitler's decision to kill one of his earliest and staunchest supporters, Ernst Roehm.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    28 Akṭobara, '06, Āoẏāmī barbaratāra bhaẏāla citra : = Grueso...

    Political violence in Bangladesh with special reference to the incidents of October 28, 2006, and the Awami League, political party from Bangladesh; documentary.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Tea Party: the documentary film /

    "Follows the struggles of five grassroots individuals and their transformation from home town rally goers and rally organizers to national activists in the 9/12 March on Washington"--Container.

    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video

    Abandoned and forgotten : the sad story of Kenya's internally...

    This documentary is about the internal displacement of ethnic minorities brought about by politically instigated post-election violence towards ethnic minorities in all eight provinces, namely, Coast, Rift Valley, Western, Eastern, North Eastern, Central Kenya, Nairobi, and Nyanza. During the years of 1991 to 1996, over 15,000 people died and almost 300,000 were displaced in the Rift Valley, Central, Nyanza and Western provinces. Before the ...

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Rāṅāmāṭira patha /

    Film about rural development and the panchayat system of local governance in West Bengal, as initiated by the ruling Communist Party of India. Set in the backdrop of a drama, in which four friends visit several villages and gather information from the local people.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    al-Milaffāt al-sirrīyah lil-thawrah al-Miṣrīyah /

    A documentary on Egyptian Revolution of July 23, 1952 which began with a military coup d'état by the Free Officers Movement; includes live action war footage, news clips and interviews.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    India invented. The age of empire /

    Also in the series: No. 1. Exploring Indian history; No. 2. Dawn of civilisation; No. 3. Age of enlightenment; No. 4. Age of iron; No. 5. The Buddha overtaken; No. 6. The spice of life; No. 7. The long twilight; No. 8. Pilgrims' progress; No. 9. Islam comes to Hindustan; No. 10. West meets East; No. 12. Colonial encounters; No. 13. The nation comes ...

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Great American speeches--80 years of political oratory /

    Traces the history of visually recorded American oratory and discusses the evolution of how, through technology, politicians appear to the public. Each segment has narrative perspective and visual clips which portray that historical era.

    • Date: 1995
  • Film, Video

    Biography. Lech Walesa.

    See how the one-time mechanic became a symbol of anti-Soviet resistance and, eventually, president of Poland.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    The Russia house /

    PA509-317 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: MGM-Pathe Communications Company. DCR 1990; PUB 19Dec90; REG 31Jan91; PA509-317. Music by Jerry Goldsmith ; edited by Peter Honess ; director of photography, Ian Baker. Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roy Scheider, James Fox. New York times, 12/19/90, p. C15, C21. Based upon the novel by John Le Carré. Reference sources used: Variety, 12/17/90; Monthly film bulletin, v. 58, no. ...

    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video

    Xue xi jing cheng.

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Zincirbozan : bir tarih₋₋ 12 Eylül ve bir tarihin iç yüzü /

    A political dramatic work that focuses on the September 12, 1980 Military Coup in Turkey. Recounts the period that led up to the incident, which was the assassination of the journalist Abdi İpekçi.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Séfen wāltān /

    The story depicts how the EPLF freedom fighters won the hearts and minds of the local population and defeated the seemingly impossible Ethiopian forces.

    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video

    Kita Chōsen naibu eizō, bunsho shiryōshū : Kim Jon'un no shin...

    DVD, region 2, standard (4:3) presentation. In Korean.

    • Contributor: Ishimaru, Jir
    • Date: 2014
  • Film, Video

    Min yun xin wen dai.

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Fang wen Jiang zemin : Gong shen Wang Dan /

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. Intikhābāt al-Majlis al-Baladī fī Qaṭar wa-m...

    A weekly program in which three guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. In this episode: interviews on the local council elections in Qatar in 1999 and the role of women. Also the implementation of democracy was discussed.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Melayu tergugat /

    Political platform of the United Malays National Organisation, UMNO Malaysia, and its impact on sociocultural and political conditions in Malaysia.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Pākistān men̲ T̤ālibān ke k̲h̲at̤rāt aur un kā sad-i bāb.

    Speech on the emergence and influence of Taliban in Pakistan.

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Vote for your life : 2004 general election in Aceh /

    News documentary regarding with Indonesian legislative election in Aceh, 2004.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Three comrades /

    LP8065 PA586-499 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Loew's, Inc.; 26May38; LP8065. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner Entertainment Co., 1991. Copyright for minor change version: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 10Nov91; PA586-499. Copyright for minor change version on video: Turner Entertainment Co. ; 1991. Music by Franz Waxman ; photographed by Joseph Ruttenberg ; film editor, Frank Sullivan ; montage ...

    • Date: 1938
  • Film, Video

    In the name of democracy /

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on film: 1983. Names illegible on copyright notice. Camera, Diego de la Texera, Cathy Zheutlin, Greg Gardiner, Peter Schnall, Larry Dyer ; narrated by Sara Robbins ; edited by Gary Weinberg, Melody London. Fiscal sponsors, Capp Street Foundation, Film Fund ; partial funding provided by New York State Council on the Arts. Unable to determine if ever released in ...

    • Date: 1984
  • Film, Video

    Omnibus.

    An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 3 segments of varying lengths.

    • Date: 1955
  • Film, Video

    Justin Tomethy Ahomadegbe

    Justin Tomètin Ahomadégbé was born on January 16, 1917 in Abomey. Remarkable political personality, he was Prime Minister for the Republic of Dahomey of January 25, 1964 to November 29, 1965. Elected official President of the Presidential Council, "the monster with three heads" on May 8, 1972, it was reversed on October 26, 1972 by the coup d'etat of the Revolutionary Military Government (GMR).

    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video

    Islām men̲ jumhūriyat kī ḥaqīqat aur Islāmī nizām kā dasturī k̲...

    Speech on the democratic system in Islam with special reference to Islamic laws.

    • Contributor: Aḥmad, Asrār - Markazī Anjuman-I Ḳ̲ḥ̲uddamulqurʼān. Shuʻbah-Yi Samʻ O Baṣar. - Lc Purchase Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Democracy for China fund : 1989 Tiananmen Anniversary 10th, J...

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Biography. Robert Mugabe.

    Robert Mugabe, president of Zimbabwe, is profiled.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Amateur night at city hall the story of Frank L. Rizzo /

    Documents and comments on the life of politician Frank Rizzo. Chronicles his rise from police chief to Mayor of Philadelphia, analyzing his colorful and controversial political career.

    • Date: 1978
  • Film, Video

    Today with Mrs. Roosevelt.

    A weekly series wherein Eleanor Roosevelt and her guests discuss the major problems facing the world and the United States. Participating guests include experts in the fields of government, science and world affairs who are directly concerned with the topic of discussion. Mrs. Roosevelt moderates the points of view expressed by her guests and usually remains politically neutral, but on today's show, she enters ...

    • Date: 1950
  • Film, Video

    Look here. John F. Kennedy /

    Agronsky states that he will skirt the issue of whether the U.S. Senator from Massachusetts has presidential ambitions, but that issue is implicit in several of the questions posed Kennedy. When asked if his religion--Catholicism--might affect decisions he makes as a public official, Kennedy replies that he believes in separation of church and state, and that his religion is personal and does not enter ...

    • Date: 1957
  • Film, Video

    The open frame. Dark circles /

    Documentary on the political turmoil in Assam, India.

    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video

    [Truth and Reconciliation Commission testimony.

    Testimony of Singqokwan Malgas, a.k.a. Ernest Malgas, appearing before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Human Rights Violations Committee, at the East London Victim Hearing on 4-17-1996.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    al-Būsnah wa-al-Hirsik : al-ma'sāh-al-qaḍīyah /

    In Arabic. Not viewed. Source used: cataloging record from OvOp field office. viewing copy; Received: 8/3/1994 from Cairo OvOp Office; exchange; LC Exchange Collection.

    • Contributor: Lc Exchange Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video

    Islam hadhari propaganda UMNO /

    On the Malaysian government's policy to promote Islam Hadhari, a moderate and secular form of Islam, which according to the PAS, Islamic Party of Malaysia, is in accord with UMNO politics.

    • Contributor: Hassan Ali - Ibrahim Tuan Man - Parti Islam Semalaysia - United Malays National Organisation - Lc Purchase Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Gandhi, my father /

    The world knows about Mahatma Gandhi's role in the Indian freedom movement and as a social reformer. But there are large gaps in our knowledge of Gandhi as a person and a family man, particularly the tumultuous relationship with Harilal, his eldest son. Set against one of politically most turbulent times in India, the film tells an intensely personal story of a father struggling ...

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    American masters. Mort Sahl--the loyal opposition /

    Profiles the career of one of America's leading political stand-up humorists. Contemporary and archival performance clips, newsreel footage, photos and interviews help trace his career from his first performance in 1953 at San Francisco's hungry i to recent appearances. Sahl's meteoric rise begins during the 1950's as he lampoons Eisenhower, Nixon and McCarthy. He writes jokes for Kennedy in the 1960 campaign and then ...

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Mrs. Roosevelt meets the public.

    A weekly series wherein Eleanor Roosevelt and her guests discuss the major problems facing the world and the United States. Participating guests include experts in the fields of government, science and world affairs who are directly concerned with the topic of discussion. Mrs. Roosevelt enters actively into the discussion with her guests, expressing her opinion. She also brings representatives of the general public on ...

    • Date: 1950
  • Film, Video

    Keng qiang ji : shou qian shou /

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Conakry Kas

    Director Manthia Diawara visited Guinea, his adopted country, in 2003 to see how the country and its artists and intellectuals have fared since the cultural revolution that began shortly after independence in 1958.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Seoul train

    Seoul Train is an emotionally wrenching look at an heroic Underground Railroad, an international band of activists who risk their own lives to lead North Korean refugees out of China and into countries that will give them asylum.

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Special report on Truth and Reconciliation.

    One of the South African Broadcasting Corporation's (SABC) series of hour-long special reports on South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission Hearings, aired on Sundays on SABC between April 1996-June 1998. Contains graphic images of Apartheid era atrocities, interviews with and profiles of victims, survivors, investigators, and perpetrators.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Talking with David Frost. President Richard Nixon /

    In addition to presenting highlights from the original broadcasts of 'The Nixon interviews with David Frost', this program includes never before seen footage culled from some 28 hours of recorded interviews taped after President Nixon retired to San Clemente (1977); footage from Sir David Frost's original interview in 1968 at then-Presidential candidate Nixon's New York headquarters; and a behind-the-scenes look by Sir David at ...

    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video

    Kashmīr jal rahā hai.

    Drama on alleged atrocities by Indian Army in Jammu and Kashmir.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Raktākta 28 Akṭobara, pāśabika ullāsera prāmāṇya citra /

    Documentary on political violence in Bangladesh with special reference to the incidents of October 28, 2006.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Heroes under fire. Caught in the middle /

    Recalling the stories of two Diplomatic Security officers who risked their lives during political upheaval in Haiti in 2004. Included: Christopher R. Belmonti, who rescued a woman from a rebel attack, and Alston A. Richardson, who provided tactical updates during a gunfight.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Indonesia berzikir /

    Zikr prayer to commemorate the 58th Indonesian independence day held at Istiqlal Mosque, Jakarta, 18 Aug. 2003.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    India invented. West meets East /

    Also in the series: No. 1. Exploring Indian history; No. 2. Dawn of civilisation; No. 3. Age of enlightenment; No. 4. Age of iron; No. 5. The Buddha overtaken; No. 6. The spice of life; No. 7. The long twilight; No. 8. Pilgrims' progress; No. 9. Islam comes to Hindustan; No. 11. The age of empire; No. 12. Colonial encounters; No. 13. The nation ...

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Julia Carson oral history, National Visionary Leadership Proj...

    The interview includes Julia Carson's memories of her childhood, her mentor Andy Jacobs and her election to the Indiana House of Representatives. She recalls her efforts to pass minimum wage laws, end the legal classification of children as "illegitmate," and serving as a trustee for the Center Township, a welfare agency, and assisting victims of domestic violence. She also discusses her work as a ...

    • Contributor: Carson, Julia
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    First Congress of Chinese students in the US (opening ceremon...

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    Summit on the State of Black America, National Visionary Lead...

    The Summit on the State of Black America at the Library of Congress honored five visionaries from the areas of politics, education, and social activism. The five honorees were Edward Brooke, Cardiss Collins, David Dinkins, John Hope Franklin and Dorothy Height. Moderated by veteran journalist Bernard Shaw, the audience consisted mainly of students from various colleges and high schools. The two hour program was ...

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Memoirs of Dr. Shahnaz Alami /

    One of a collection of interviews with Iranian political dissidents and emigrés. Interviewees are from the fields of politics and the arts and have backgrounds in a number of different movements and organizations: the Islamic and national movements, labor and peasant movements, as well as leftist, student and women's movements. The experience about which the interviewees speak covers roughly the period from 1930s to ...

    • Date: 1995
  • Film, Video

    Agosto

    A political drama set in Brazil,1954, against the backdrop of Getúlio Vargas's presidency and the attempted assassination of Carlos Lacerda, Vargas's political rival.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Los archivos del cardenal /

    "The show takes place in the late 1970s and early 1980s in Chile under the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. It follows a team of lawyers and investigators working with the Catholic Church to discover proof of summary executions under the military dictatorship."--Globalpost website.

    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video

    Ceramah cabaran pembangunan ummah : ucapan Tun Dr. Mahathir M...

    Political and economic issues in Malaysia, by Mahathir bin Mohamad fourth prime minister of Malaysia 1981-2003 for 22 years.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Memorias del subdesarrollo /

    Copyright: no reg. Cinematography, Ramón F. Suárez ; editor, Nelson Rodríguez ; music, Leo Brouwer. Sergio Corrieri, Daisy Granados, Eslinda Núñez. Released in the U.S. under the title Memories of underdevelopment per New York times, 5/18/73. Reissue distributor from 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez of Publications Exchange, who stated with some uncertainty that World Service Publications is the sole Cuban reissue distributor. Video ...

    • Date: 1968
  • Film, Video

    My country /

    This short film tells the story of tension between tribal communities and their non-tribal neighbours in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh, which culminated in acts of violence against 9 villages in August 2003 and the International community's response through the UNDP/ECHO Mahalacheri Humanitarian Assistance Project.

    • Contributor: Sylvain-Holmgren, Marie Ange - Lozinski, Vladimir - European Commission. Humanitarian Aid Office - United Nations Development Programme (bangladesh) - Lc Purchase Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    The speech /

    Documentary based on the freedom speech of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, 1920-1975, on March 7, 1971, in which he called upon all Bengalis of then East Pakistan (i.e. today's Bangladesh) to launch a decisive war against the Pakistani forces; includes personal narratives of some revolutionaries on their role the liberation movement.

    • Contributor: Arefin, Fakhrul - Islam, Md. Iftekharul - Laser Vision (firm : Bangladesh)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. Munāqashat al-muṣālaḥah bayna al-ḥukūmah al-...

    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. Discussed in this episode: Sudan; political parties; opposition; politics and government.

    • Date: 1999