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  • The island President [DVD]

    The island President2012

    Summary: President Mohammed Nasheed of the Maldives is confronting a problem greater than any other world leader has ever faced - the survival of his country and everyone in it. Nasheed, who brought democracy...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 363.7387 ISL

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  • Restrepo [DVD] : one platoon, one valley, one year

    Restrepo : one platoon, one valley, one year2010

    Summary: This documentary chronicles the deployment of a platoon of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley. The movie focuses on a remote 15-man outpost, Restrepo, named after a platoon medic who was...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 958.104 RES

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Expelled [DVD] : no intelligence allowed

    Expelled : no intelligence allowed2008

    Summary: Ben Stein travels the world on a quest to learn an awe-inspiring truth - that educators and scientists are being ridiculed, denied tenure, and even fired for merely believing that there might be...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 231.765 EXP

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  • Racing extinction [DVD]

    Racing extinction2016

    Summary: Wildlife activists go undercover to expose ways in which the illegal wildlife trade and the oil and gas industries are contributing to the extinction of increasing numbers of species.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 576.8 RAC

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Up the Yangtze [DVD]

    Up the Yangtze2008

    Summary: A "farewell cruise" takes a luxury ship up the vast Yangtze River shortly before completion of the massive Three Gorges Dam. The passengers glimpse a rapidly changing countryside, while the local...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 951 UP

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Hoop dreams [DVD]

    Hoop dreams2015

    Summary: Two ordinary inner-city Chicago kids dare to reach for the impossible -- professional basketball glory -- in this epic chronicle of hope and faith. Filmed over a five-year period, the film follows...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.323 HOO

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  • In the shadow of the Moon [DVD]

    In the shadow of the Moon2007

    Summary: Presents the story of NASA's Apollo program and the lunar landings by American astronauts made between 1968 and 1972. Features rare archival footage and interviews with surviving astronauts.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 629.454 IN

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Adele [DVD] : live at the Royal Albert Hall

    Adele : live at the Royal Albert Hall2011

    Summary: In 2011 Adele scored a number one single, with Rolling in the Deep, and the year's biggest selling album, with 21. This DVD/CD set captures her concert from London's famous Royal Albert Hall. Along...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 782 ADE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Food, Inc. [DVD]

    Food, Inc.2009

    Summary: Lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing how our nation's food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profits ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 338.19 FOO

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Kedi [DVD]

    Kedi2017

    Summary: Hundreds of thousands of cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. For thousands of years they've wandered in and out of people's lives, becoming an essential part of the communities that make the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 636.8 KED

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Objectified [DVD]

    Objectified2009

    Summary: "A feature-length documentary about our complex relationship with manufactured objects and, by extension, the people who design them. In his second film, director Gary Hustwit (Helvetica) documents...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 745.2 OBJ

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Helvetica [DVD]

    Helvetica2007

    Summary: A documentary about a typeface? When said typeface is a ubiquitous piece of graphic design, yes. Helvetica, a sans-serif typeface developed in 1957 at the Haas Foundry in Munchenstein, Switzerland,...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 741.6 HEL

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • A bigger splash [DVD]

    A bigger splash2006

    Summary: David Hockney is one of the great leaders in pop art and the best known artist of his generation. This completely original film by director Jack Hazan portrays the moods colours and tones of...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 759.2 HOC

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • A bigger splash [DVD]

    A bigger splash2007

    Summary: David Hockney is one of the great leaders in pop art and the best known artist of his generation. This completely original film by director Jack Hazan portrays the moods colours and tones of...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 759.2 HOC

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  • Tabloid [DVD]

    Tabloid2011

    Summary: In the late 1970s, Miss Wyoming Joyce McKinney became a tabloid staple when she kidnapped her former beau, a Mormon missionary, and tied him to a bed to 'deprogram' his religious beliefs--by having...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 364.153 TAB

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Deli man [DVD]

    Deli man2015

    Summary: Looks at the world of the delicatessen, the creation of Jewish immigrants as a way of preserving ethnic culinary traditions in the New World. Profiles Ziggy Gruber, co-owner of Kenny & Ziggy's New...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 647.95 DEL

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Homo sapiens [DVD]

    Homo sapiens2016

    Summary: Presented entirely without commentary or narration, "Homo sapiens" consists of images of abandoned buildings and structures in the process of being reclaimed by nature, as well as desolate natural locales.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 576.8 HOM

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  • Tower [DVD]

    Tower2017

    Summary: On August first, 1966, a sniper rode the elevator to the top floor of the iconic University of Texas Tower and opened fire, holding the campus hostage for 96 minutes in what was a previously...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 364.1523 TOW

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Love thy nature [DVD]

    Love thy nature2017

    Summary: Examines the interconnectivity between human beings and the natural world. Discusses ways in which the increasing estrangement from nature, brought on by modern lifestyles, is proving harmful both to...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 304.2 LOV

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • A fierce green fire [DVD] : the battle for a living planet

    A fierce green fire : the battle for a living planet2012

    Summary: Spanning 50 years of grassroots and global activism, this Sundance documentary brings to light the vital stories of the environmental movement where people fought, and succeeded, against enormous odds.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 333.72 FIE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Ballerina [DVD]

    Ballerina2009

    Summary: Profiles five ballet dancers who are uniquely individual--tough, insightful, and exceptionally talented. Their onstage performance reveals no hint of the sweat, pain, and hard work endured in the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 792.8 BAL

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • A brave heart [DVD] : the Lizzie Velasquez story

    A brave heart : the Lizzie Velasquez story2016

    Summary: Chronicles the life and experiences of Elizabeth "Lizzie" Velasquez, from getting bullied in school and later online, to her multi-million-viewed TED talk, her work as a motivational speaker and as a lobbyist for the first federal anti-bullying bill.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 302.3 BRA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Minimalism [DVD] : a documentary about the important things

    Minimalism : a documentary about the important things2016

    Summary: How might your life be better with less? Minimalism examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life -- families, entrepreneurs,...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 339.47 MIN

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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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  • The winter's tale [DVD]

    The winter's tale2015

    Summary: A ballet based on Shakespeare's tragicomedy that focuses on King Leontes, who accuses his boyhood friend of betrayal, condemns his wife for adultery, and banishes his newborn daughter. The story is...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 792.8 WIN

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Michael Jackson's This is it [DVD]

    Michael Jackson's This is it2010

    Summary: Presents a rare, behind-the-scenes look at Jackson as he developed, created, and rehearsed for his sold-out concerts at London's 02 Arena. Drawn from more than one hundred hours of behind-the-scenes...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 782 MIC

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • More than a game [DVD]

    More than a game2009

    Summary: Follows Akron's St. Vincent-St. Mary Fighting Irish high school basketball team (featuring five future NBA players, including superstar LeBron James) as they win their way to national acclaim.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 796.323 MOR

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  • It might get loud [DVD]

    It might get loud2009

    Summary: Documents the day three generations of electric guitar players met to share their own stories on how they developed their own unique sound and playing style. Viewers will hear fresh music from each...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 787.87 IT

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  • The Yes Men [DVD]

    The Yes Men2005

    Summary: With poker-faced impersonation as their weapon, and World Trade Organization officials as their target, the Yes Men pull off one bold prank after another in an effort to raise political...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 324.4 YES

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Dirt! [DVD] : the movie

    Dirt! : the movie2010

    Summary: Featuring live action and animation, this movie examines the history and current state of the living organic matter that we come from and will later return to.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 631.4 DIR

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The 11th hour [DVD]

    The 11th hour2008

    Summary: Explores the indelible footprint that humans have left on this planet, and the catastrophic effects of environmental neglect and abuse, and calls for restorative action through a reshaping of human activity.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 304.28 ELE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Inside job [DVD]

    Inside job2011

    Summary: Provided is an analysis of the global financial crisis of 2008, which at a cost over $20 trillion, caused millions of people to lose their jobs and homes in the worst recession since the Great...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 338.542 INS

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Foodmatters [DVD] : you are what you eat

    Foodmatters : you are what you eat2008

    Summary: A documentary that takes a look at the trillion dollar worldwide 'Sickness Industry', and exposes a growing body of scientific evidence indicating that nutritional therapy can be more effective, more...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 613.2 FOO

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  • Casino Jack and the United States of money [DVD]

    Casino Jack and the United States of money2010

    Summary: "This portrait of Washington super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff, from his early years as a gung-ho member of the GOP political machine to his final reckoning as a disgraced, imprisoned pariah, confirms the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 364.1323 CAS

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Exit through the gift shop [DVD]

    Exit through the gift shop2010

    Summary: An eccentric French shopkeeper turned documentary maker attempted to locate and befriend Banksy, only to have the artist turn the camera back on its owner with spectacular results. Banksy is a...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 751.73 EXI

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  • I am [DVD]

    I am2011

    Summary: The story of a successful Hollywood director, Tom Shadyac, who experienced a life-threatening head injury, and his ensuing journey to try and answer two very basic questions: 'What's wrong with the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 170.44 I

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Being Elmo [DVD] : a puppeteer's journey

    Being Elmo : a puppeteer's journey2012

    Summary: Follows the man behind the beloved children's icon, Elmo, examining the life of puppeteer Kevin Clash. Provides behind-the-scenes views of Sesame Street and the Jim Henson Workshop and featuring...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 791.53 BEI

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Catfish [DVD]

    Catfish2011

    Summary: In late 2007, filmmakers Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost sensed a story unfolding as they began to film the life of Ariel's brother, Yaniv (Nev). They had no idea that their project would lead to the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 302.3 CAT

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • The queen of Versailles [DVD]

    The queen of Versailles2012

    Summary: The Queen of Versailles is a character-driven documentary about a billionaire family and their financial challenges in the wake of the economic crisis. The film follows two unique characters, whose...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 338 QUE

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Earth [DVD]

    Earth2009

    Summary: A story of three animal families on a journey across our planet - polar bears, elephants, and humpback whales. It captures rare footage of nature's wildest and most elusive animals.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 590 EAR

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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