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FILM LIBRARY

2012, short documentary films by title (14)

AGENTS, THE
Dir: Dena Greenbaum, United States, 15 min, 2011, Short Documentary
The Agents is a short documentary about the stress High School Students face today and how they are dealing with the stress. The movie shows how lif... more »
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ART OF REMEMBRANCE, THE
Dir: Raul Paz Pastrana, United States, 11 min, 2010, Short Documentary
An immigrant artist ponders the meaning of life and death in two cultures as he prepares a community altar for the Day of the Dead to remember those... more »
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BY HOOK OR BY CROOK
Dir: Peter Blitzer, United States, 16 min, 2010, Short Documentary
Josh & Jeff Crook were trouble makers as kids growing up in Brooklyn. As young adults, they decided to start making movies. Not able to hold jobs em... more »
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DAY AT THE POOL
Dir: Ian Douglass & Eric Fulford, United States, 24 min, 2011, Short Documentary
A Day at the Pool is a documentary-style film that attempts to uncover the true origins of modern skateboarding. Interviews with Tony Alva, Stacy Pe... more »
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EXPERIENCING AGING
Dir: Leslye Abbey, United States, 26 min, 2011, Short Documentary
In her thought provoking paper, Experiencing Aging, Catherine Papell, social worker extraordinaire, reflects on the process of aging, observing her... more »
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GREEN (The AmeriCan Dream)
Dir: Robert Sarnoff, United States, 10 min, 2011, Short Documentary
Living on the fringe, collecting bottles and cans, these men and women of all races and creeds seek redemption, a nickle at a time, all while saving... more »
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IF THESE KNISHES COULD TALK (The Story Of The New York Accent)
Dir: Heather Quinlan, United States, 27 min, 2011, Short Documentary
It's tough to assess the value of a vowel or a diphthong, yet it's these intangible elements, along with a few dropped Rs and intrusive Gs, which... more »
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IT'S MY PARK: LONG ISLAND CITY BOATHOUSE (Moonlight Voyage)
Dir: Adrian Sas, United States, 4 min, 2011, Short Documentary
Intrepid members of The Long Island City Boathouse Boathouse navigate the East River under cover of darkness. The LIC Boathouse is a community organ... more »
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IT'S MY PARK: NEW YORK STATE PAVILION
Dir: Adrian Sas, United States, 6 min, 2007, Short Documentary
The New York State Pavilion in Flushing Meadows Corona Park was built nearly 50 years ago as a beacon for the Empire State's bright future. Despite... more »
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MAKING OF LIBERTY JAYNE, THE
Dir: Charles Davidson, United States, 13 min, 2011, Short Documentary
Liberty Jayne is an up and coming Filipina Hip Hop Artist living in Los Angeles, CA. Since writing poetry as a teen, she has been compelled to expre... more »
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OPERATION: SAVE THE BANKER HORSES
Dir: Don Andes & Elizabeth Pasiezny, United States, 7 min, 2011, Short Documentary
This short film centers around the native horses that live in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Giving a history of where they came from, and why t... more »
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RITES OF PASSAGE
Dir: Jeff Roy, United States, 20 min, 2012, Short Documentary
"Rites of Passage" follows one week in the life of Maya Jafer (formerly Mohammed Ghulam Jafer Hussein), a South Asian Muslim from Chennai, India, as... more »
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VULTURE CULTURE
Dir: Eric Rockey, United States, 21 min, 2011, Short Documentary
Can garbage be used to foster community? That's the question anarchist collective 'In Our Hearts' asks as they create a Free Store and host free com... more »
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WORD NEVER MENTIONED, THE
Dir: Elliot Bassman, United States, 20 min, 2010, Short Documentary
In a journey of emotional lows and highs, the film begins with my mother, Sylvia's life as a nineteen year old refugee from Poland. Sponsored by an... more »
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