• Film, Video
    The life of a city--early films of New York from the Paper Print Collection, 1898-1906 /
    Early films of New York from the Paper Print Collection, 1898-1906 | New York videodisc Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Compilation of 45 films from the Library of Congress Paper Print Collection.
    • Date: 1991
  • Collection
    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 golden cage
    Nefes Ts'erḳesi homiyah Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Four thousand Circassians, exiled from Eastern Europe, live in Israel today. Concentrated in two villages around the Golan Heights, jealously safeguarding their unique traditions, this small ethnic community is facing serious challenges to its identity. Their story is seen through the eyes of a single young man, and a single young woman as they try to fulfill their family's expectations: to marry and raise ...
    • Date: 2005
  • 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
    The life of a city early films of New York, 1898-1906 /
    Early films of New York, 1898-1906 | New York City films Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Derived from the Paper Print Collection of the Library of Congress, presents forty-five films of New York that were made during the period from 1898 to 1906 by the Edison Company and the American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. Features selected bibliographies on New York and early motion pictures. Includes historical information about turn-of-the-century New York City and the United States.
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
    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
  • Film, Video
    In the season of blue storm / Catalog Record Only Documentary on Muslim women and their socio-economic standing in India.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Ruddha kaiśora /
    Barren dreams Catalog Record Only
    The boys and girls of sand-bank islands of Bangladesh are deprived of all basic rights and modern facilities due to difficulties of communication system. They are isolated from the mainland and are helpless against the nature. This film is about the struggle of the adolescents of the char or floodplains, situated near the Jamuna bank.
    • Contributor: Caudhurī, Ānoẏāra - Ānāma, Khuraśīda - Hāsīna, Mānajāre - Steps Towards Development (Bangladesh). A.V. Centre
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Turning their lives to ashes : a VHAI film on workers in the bidi industry / Catalog Record Only A documentary film by VHAI which captures the deplorable conditions of bidi rollers of Murshidabad district in West Bengal who live a life of misery, suffering from TB, asthma, lung, skin and other diseases. This moving human story presents heart wrenching case studies of women and children who roll bidis from morning to night and remain in object poverty.
    • Contributor: Kumar, Raman - Mukhopadhyay, Alok - Kuldeep Singh - Voluntary Health Association of India
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Under the skin of the city /
    Under the city's skin Catalog Record Only
    A mother of four who is faced with unexpected challenges that threaten her family and her way of life.
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    San ge hao ren
    三个好人 | One more chance Catalog Record Only
    Upon their release from prison the trio, who have bonded while serving time, encounter severe family pressure as well as societal discrimination despite their will to turn over a new leaf.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Threads of life / Catalog Record Only Documentary film on the plight of the voiceless artisans of modern India, exploitation of the middlemen and attempts by social and civil rights activists to restore the traditional crafts in terracotta, metals and silks by adapting them to the changes in lifestyles.
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    Chapel of chic Catalog Record Only This feature length documentary is a lively romp through a century of Chapel Street's fashion history with insightful interviews and vintage photographs. It looks at the changing face of fashion and fashion entrepreneurship and the rise of labels such as Prue Acton, Jag, Just Jeans and Peter Alexander. Documents the 60s, 70s and 80s and a continuing fashion heritage.
    • Contributor: Rosenthal, Lesley Sharon
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Dokkoi! ningenbushi : Kotobuki, jiyū rōdōsha no machi
    どっこい!人間節 : 寿・自由労働者の街 / | Song of the bottom | Song of the humans | Dokyumentarī eiga no daiuchū : Catalog Record Only
    "The city of Yokohama lies near the sea, but is all but a luxurious bathing resort or a flourishing seaport that ensures a liveable accommodation for its inhabitants. The city centre, called Kotobuki, is crammed with slum dwellings. Within a radius of 150 metres 5,000 people live above and below each other. Most of them lead hopeless lives. Some work night and day in ...
    • Contributor: Ogawa, Shinsuke - Fuseya, Hiroo - Ogawa Purodakushon
    • Date: 2016
  • Film, Video
    Under pressure / Catalog Record Only As the father has dreams of making his son and daughter a doctor or engineer, his daughter is keen in sketching out few drawings in the paper and his son attempts to make work the light in the bicycle and an old fan that are dysfunctional. This infuriates the father to tear the paper in which the drawings were drawn and beat the son ...
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    The open frame. Autumn in the Himalayas /
    Autumn in the Himalayas Catalog Record Only
    "Film brings to light the story of group of elderly Buddhist nuns from Ladakh, who represent the last generation of unordained and uneducated women in robes. They have led quiet lives in isolated high mountains working as domestice helps and road construction laborers. Neglected by religious and social systems for centures, the new Nyerma nunnery is their last call for dignity, enhancement and purification ...
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    What is China? / Catalog Record Only This is a documentary on the history, geography, population, and economy of China prior to the communist seizure of power. The pictorial content and commentary reflect evaluations of the Chinese social order which prevailed among leading American political scientists before the government of the Republic of China evacuated to Taiwan. The film begins and ends with a chorus singing the Chinese national anthem. The ...
    • Date: 1948
  • Film, Video
    Open frame. For love or izzat /
    For love or izzat Catalog Record Only
    An investigation into the practice of forced marriages in the South Asian community in London and into related crimes.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    The Soviet Union--half a century. Catalog Record Only Describes goals set by Soviet leaders and their successes and failures in meeting these goals. Also looks at many aspects of daily life in the Soviet Union.
    • Date: 1976
  • Film, Video
    Township life : a vibrant and gritty portrayal of struggles and triumphs in South Africa. Catalog Record Only Sixteen short documentaries that show aspects of life in the South African townships today.
    • Contributor: Big Fish School of Digital Filmmaking (Firm) - Little Pond Production Trust
    • Date: 2015
  • Film, Video
    Oye taxi! Catalog Record Only Documentary film captures Mumbai's urban life through the eyes of its taxi drivers who often migrants from different parts of India in search of better life.
    • Contributor: Singh, Karan
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Spain: a nation goes forward. Catalog Record Only Considers economic and social conditions in Spain today.
    • Date: 1975
  • Film, Video
    Change!! hope & celebrations.
    Change!! hope and celebrations Catalog Record Only
    The 'Youth and Civil Society Initiative' of the trust recognizes the potential role of young people as change agents. Youth comprise about 40% of the total population in India. The non profit sector response to constructively engage young people with issues of the underprivileged and marginalized has been sporadic and scattered. There is need for well-designed, inter-linked focused spaces to sensitize youth to the ...
    • Contributor: Sir Ratan Tata Trust
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Siṅgāravva / Catalog Record Only Based on a novel by master wordsmith Chandrashekhara Kambar, the story revolves around Singari, born to one of the three wives of the corrupt and greedy Pandari Gowda, head of Nandagavi Village. In a bid to acquire wealth, Gowda gets Singari to marry his sister Shantavva's son's corpse. Singaravva is shocked. Later, Gowda gets Singaravva to marry Saragam Desai of Shivapura, whom he meets ...
    • Date: 2003