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  • MLK/FBI [DVD]

    MLK/FBI2022

    Summary: Based on newly declassified files, Sam Pollard's resonant film explores the US government's surveillance and harassment of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 323.1196 MLK

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  • Summer of soul [DVD]  : (...or when the revolution could not be televised)

    Summer of soul : (...or when the revolution could not be televised)2022

    Summary: A powerful and transporting documentary, part music film, part historical record, created around an epic event that celebrated Black history, culture, and fashion. Over the course of six weeks in the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 782 SUM

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Earth emergency [DVD]

    Earth emergency2022

    Summary: "Listen to the scientists." That's the refrain of climate activist Greta Thunberg. Climate scientists explain how warming caused by human activity is setting in motion Earth's own natural warming...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 636.7387 EAR

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Royal Rumble 2022 [DVD].

    Royal Rumble 2022 .2022

    Summary: For 35 years, Royal Rumble has been a stepping-stone for superstars to rise to legendary status with the chance to headline WrestleMania. Which superstar will take their career to the next level by...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.812 WWE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The meaning of Hitler [DVD]

    The meaning of Hitler2021

    Summary: A provocative interrogation of our culture's fascination with Hitler and Nazism is set against the backdrop of the current rise of white supremacy, the normalization of anti-Semitism and the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 943 MEA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Baseball [DVD]. Inning 10, 1992-2009

    Baseball . Inning 10, 1992-20092021

    Summary: In an age of globalization and deregulation, a cataclysmic strike over money and power brings baseball to the brink. Cal Ripken becomes baseball's new Iron Man, sluggers Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.357 BAS E10

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Baseball [DVD]. Innings 1-6, 1840s-1950

    Baseball . Innings 1-6, 1840s-19502021

    Summary: Baseball spans the quest for racial justice, the clash of labor and management, the immigrant experience, the transformation of popular culture and the enduring appeal of the national pastime.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.357 BAS E1-6

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  • Baseball [DVD]. Innings 7-9, 1950-1992

    Baseball . Innings 7-9, 1950-19922021

    Summary: Baseball spans the quest for racial justice, the clash of labor and management, the immigrant experience, the transformation of popular culture and the enduring appeal of the national pastime.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.357 BAS E7-9

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • WWE [DVD]. Royal rumble 2021.

    WWE . Royal rumble 2021.2021

    Summary: For over 30 years, Royal Rumble has been a stepping-stone for WWE Superstars to rise to legendary status by getting the chance to headline WrestleMania. Who will be the lucky man and woman to take...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.812 WWE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Wrestlemania [DVD]. 2021

    Wrestlemania . 20212021

    Summary: On the biggest night in sports and entertainment, the entire WWE Universe comes together to sit on the edge of their seats to witness their favorite Superstars risk it all on The Grandest Stage of Them All. WrestleMania!

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.812 WWE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The truffle hunters [DVD]

    The truffle hunters2021

    Summary: Guided by a secret culture passed down for generations, as well as by their cherished and expertly trained dogs, a group of men in Italy hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba truffle.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 641.3 TRU

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Ship that changed the world [DVD]

    Ship that changed the world2021

    Summary: Some five centuries ago, a major revolution overturned traditional ship designs: in just a few years, ships were transformed from small coastal-bound transports into massive ocean-going vessels.Once...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 623.82 SHI

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • WWE legends [DVD]. Volume 1

    WWE legends . Volume 12021

    Summary: What does it take to become a WWE Legend? This documentary gives fans the ultimate ringside seat to the men behind the most iconic characters in WWE history. The documentaries are helmed by some of...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.812 WWE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • WWE legends [DVD]. Volume 2

    WWE legends . Volume 22021

    Summary: This collection of documentaries pulls back the curtain on the twists, turns, and triumphs on the paths to fame and icon status for these WWE legends. Helmed by some of the industry's top directors...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.812 WWE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • WWE 24 [DVD] : the best of 2020.

    WWE 24 : the best of 2020.2020

    Summary: Experience the rollercoaster ride of a WWE Superstar's career. Follow Edge's tumultuous journey back to WWE, learn about the life of the always entertaining R-Truth, witness the incredible comeback...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.812 WWE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • That's wild [DVD]

    That's wild2020

    Summary: Growing up in Atlanta can be hard as highlighted by three real-life protagonists. Clifford (16) tries to fill the void of his incarcerated father, Ahmani (13) struggles with the aftermath of a...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.522 THA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Policing the police 2020 [DVD]

    Policing the police 20202020

    Summary: Against the backdrop of a pandemic that is disproportionately killing Black people, the Deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor at the hands of the police in 2020 sparked a push for racial justice...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 363.2 POL

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • And she could be next [DVD]

    And she could be next2020

    Summary: The documentary follows a defiant movement of women of color as they transform politics from the ground up. Filmed during the historic 2018 midterm elections, the series follows organizers and...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 305.42 AND

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Summoned [DVD] : Frances Perkins and the general welfare

    Summoned : Frances Perkins and the general welfare2020

    Summary: In the depths of the Great Depression, Franklin D. Roosevelt appointed Frances Perkins as US Secretary of Labor, the first woman to sit on a presidential cabinet. Against overwhelming odds, she...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 331 SUM

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Within the golden hour [DVD]

    Within the golden hour2020

    Summary: The contemporary face of The Royal Ballet is shown in works from three of today's leading choreographers.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 792.8 WIT

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Seven worlds, one planet [DVD]

    Seven worlds, one planet2020

    Summary: Millions of years ago, incredible forces ripped apart the Earth's crust, creating our seven continents, each with its own distinct climate, its own distinct terrain, and its own unique animal life....  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 508 SEV

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • McCarthy [DVD] : power feeds on fear

    McCarthy : power feeds on fear2020

    Summary: Chronicles the rise and fall of Joseph McCarthy, the Wisconsin senator who would test the limits of American decency and democracy.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 973.921 MCC

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The American West [DVD]. Season 1

    The American West . Season 12020

    Summary: Tells the story of the aftermath of the Civil War and how the United States transformed into the "land of opportunity" spanning the years 1865 to 1890. Viewers will be transported into the violent...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 978 AME S1

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Honeyland [DVD]

    Honeyland2019

    Summary: Hatidze lives with her ailing mother in the mountains of Macedonia, making a living cultivating honey using ancient beekeeping traditions. When an unruly family moves in next door, what at first...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 638.1 HON

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The planets [DVD]

    The planets2019

    Summary: Among the stars in the night sky wander the eight-plus worlds of the solar system, each home to truly awe-inspiring sights. Volcanoes three times higher than Everest, geysers erupting with icy...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 523.2 PLA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Equus [DVD] : story of the horse

    Equus : story of the horse2019

    Summary: From the moment humans mounted horses 6,000 years ago, these magnificent animals helped shape the world by allowing mankind to explore, conquer, and flourish on horseback. Join anthropologist Niobe...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 636.1 EQU

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Pluto and beyond [DVD]

    Pluto and beyond2019

    Summary: When the New Horizons spacecraft whizzed by Pluto in 2015, Earthlings were dazzled by the breathtaking images it beamed home. They revealed a never-before-seen alien landscape -- a world of mountains...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 523.482 PLU

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Attenborough and the sea dragon [DVD]

    Attenborough and the sea dragon2019

    Summary: On the Jurassic Coast of England, a remarkable 200-million-year-old fossil is discovered -- the bones of an Ichthyosaur, a giant sea dragon. David Attenborough joins the hunt to bring this ancient...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 567.937 ATT

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Amazing grace [DVD]

    Amazing grace2019

    Summary: A documentary presenting the live recording of Aretha Franklin's album "Amazing Grace" at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles, in January 1972.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 782 AMA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Chasing the moon [DVD]

    Chasing the moon2019

    Summary: Chasing the moon reimagines the race to the moon for a new generation, upending much of the mythology surrounding the effort. The series recasts the Space Age as scientific innovation, political...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 629.454 CHA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • For Sama [DVD]

    For Sama2019

    Summary: This Frontline film is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab's life...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 956.91 FOR

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The feud [DVD]

    The feud2019

    Summary: Discover the real story behind the most famous family conflict in American history -- the bloody backwoods battle between Appalachian clans, the Hatfields and McCoys. This new film goes beyond the myth to show how the feud was ignited.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 975.4 FEU

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • This one's for the ladies [DVD]

    This one's for the ladies2019

    Summary: This documentary explores the sexual and social identity of contemporary black America through intimate, eye opening and often hilarious accounts from women and men who find love and community in the underground world of exotic dancing.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 793.3 THI

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Breakthrough [DVD] : the ideas that changed the world

    Breakthrough : the ideas that changed the world2019

    Summary: Take a mind-blowing journey through human history, told through six iconic objects: the car, the airplane, the smartphone, the rocket, the robot, and the telescope.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 600 BRE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The egg [DVD] : life's perfect invention

    The egg : life's perfect invention2019

    Summary: The egg, life's perfect invention, nurtures and protects new life from the outside world. These remarkable structures are strong enough to withstand the full weight of an incubating parent and weak...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 571.8 EGG

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • First horse warriors [DVD]

    First horse warriors2019

    Summary: In a spectacular adventure, NOVA unlocks the mystery on the vast, grassy plains of Kazakhstan, where horses still roam free, and nomadic herders follow their traditional way of life. Investigating...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 636.1 FIR

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Lost Viking army [DVD]

    Lost Viking army2019

    Summary: Forty years ago, hundreds of skeletons were unearthed in a mass grave in an English village. Bioarchaeologist Cat Jarman believes these bones are the last remains of the "Great Heathen Army," a...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 948.022 LOS

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The next Pompeii [DVD]

    The next Pompeii2019

    Summary: In the shadow of Vesuvius, a lesser-known volcano rumbles: Campi Flegrei. An eruption could endanger the millions of residents of the city of Naples. Scientists gain new insights into what happened...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 551.21 NEX

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Clash of champions 2019 [DVD].

    Clash of champions 2019 .2019

    Summary: With history on the line, the Superstars of Raw and SmackDown risk everything for a chance at glory and the ability to hold the richest prize in sports entertainment, a WWE Championship.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.812 WWE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Say her name [DVD] : the life and death of Sandra Bland

    Say her name : the life and death of Sandra Bland2019

    Summary: An investigation into the disputed cause of death of black activist Sandra Bland, who died in police custody in Waller County, Texas, after a routine traffic stop by state trooper Brian Encinia.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 363.2 SAY

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Art In the Barn
    Friday, October 21st, 2022
    5:30pm-8:30pm

    An exhibition of works by local artists, live music, and appetizers, wine, and craft beer are included with the $20 admission to this annual fundraiser for the Johnston Public Library.

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