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Cinema Libre Studio

Works: 257 works in 569 publications in 3 languages and 26,380 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Educational films  Biography  History  Internet videos  Drama  Interviews  Case studies 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, prn
Classifications: HD9566, 305.563
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Cinema Libre Studio
The end of poverty? by Philippe Diaz( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Present documentary explains how global poverty began with military conquest, slavery, and colonization that resulted in the seizure of land, minerals, and forced labor. It features expert insights from Nobel Prize winners, acclaimed authors, university professors, government ministers, and the leaders of social movements
Fuel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful portrait of America's overwhelming addiction to, and reliance on, oil. Having been born and raised in one of the USA's most oil-producing regions, Josh Tickell saw firsthand how the industry controls, deceives, and damages the country, its people, and the environment, and after one too many people he know became sick, he knew he just couldn't idly stand by any longer
South of the border by Oliver Stone( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Oliver Stone visits seven presidents in five countries in South America to gain some understanding about the political and social ideas and the revolutions, and to clear up how people view them. Includes interviews with Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, Argentinean president Cristina Kirchner, Cuban president Raul Castro; also features presidents Evo Morales, Lula da Silva, Fernando Lugo, Rafael Correa and former president Nestor Kirchner
The harvest = La cosecha( Visual )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the problem of child migrant farm labor in the United States. Follows three children who travel from Texas to Michigan to Florida, working in the fields and apple orchards
Darfur diaries : message from home( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Arabic and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brutally honest inside look into the current tragedy befalling the Darfur region. This film seeks to provide space for the victims of atrocities to speak and to engage with the world. Amnesty International will use the film to educate its members
Too sane for this world by William Davenport( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explored are the challenges, gifts, and unique perspectives of twelve adults on the autism spectrum. Discussed are the many problems facing the autism community, from bullying to marginalization. The difficulties and experiences that have shaped these twelve individuals should serve as an inspiration to anyone who marches to the beat of a different drummer
Lost angels( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the plight of eight homeless persons living in the Skid Row section of downtown Los Angeles. Examines the effects of gentrification, mental illness and drug abuse, and the criminalization of homelessness on the individuals profiled
Gas hole by Jeremy Wegener( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documented is the history of oil prices and the future of alternative fuels. Included are interviews with a wide range of viewpoints from U.S. Department of Energy officials, congressional leaders, alternative fuel producers, alternative fuel consumers, and more. What are the causes that led America from being a leading exporter of oil to becoming the world's largest importer? Examined are many different potential solutions to the dependence on oil
Vaxxed : from cover-up to catastrophe by Del Bigtree( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2013, biologist Dr. Brian Hooker received a call from a Senior Scientist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) who led the agency's 2004 study on the Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) vaccine and its link to autism. The scientist, Dr. William Thompson, confessed that the CDC had omitted crucial data in their final report that revealed a causal relationship between the MMR vaccine and autism. Over several months, Dr. Hooker records the phone calls made to him by Dr. Thompson who provides the confidential data destroyed by his colleagues at the CDC
A river of waste : the hazardous truth about factory farms( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary "exposes a huge health and environmental scandal in our modern industrial system of meat and poultry production ... In the U.S. and elsewhere, the industry is dominated by dangerous uses of arsenic, antibiotics and growth hormones and also by the dumping of massive amounts of sewage in fragile waterways affecting the nearby towns and its citizens. This film documents the vast catastrophic impact on the environment and public health, as well as focuses on the individual lives damaged and destroyed."--Container
Rebuilding hope by Jen Marlowe( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As small children, Gabriel Bol Deng, Koor Garang and Garang Mayuol fled their villages in South Sudan due to civil war. They became a part of a group of thousands of other boys and girls with a similar story, nicknamed 'The Lost Boys and Girls' upon resettlement in the USA in 2001. In May 2007, Gabriel Bol, Koor, and Garang, now in their twenties, embarked on a journey back to Sudan to discover whether their homes and families had survived, and what the current situation is in South Sudan
Angels in the dust( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of Marion Cloete, who left a life of privilege in Johannesburg, South Africa, to open an orphanage that has provided for more than 550 children orphaned by the HIV/AIDS epidemic
WMD : weapons of mass deception by Danny Schechter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There were two wars going on in Iraq, one was fought with armies of soldiers, bombs and a fearsome military force. The other was fought alongside it with cameras, satellites, armies of journalists and propaganda techniques. One war was rationalized as an effort to find and remove WMDs, Weapons of Mass Destruction; the other was carried out by even more powerful WMDs, Weapons of Mass Deception."--Container
London river by Rachid Bouchareb( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Elizabeth as she travels to London in the immediate aftermath of the bombings on July 7, 2005, after failing to hear from her daughter. Elizabeth is disturbed by the confusion of the metropolis and above all, by the predominantly Muslim neighborhood where her daughter lived. Her fear and prejudice escalate when she discovers her daughter was converting to Islam as she keeps crossing paths with Ousmane, a West African who has come from France to find his missing son
Shadow of Afghanistan by Jim Burroughs( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of Afghanistan as seen through the eyes of an Afghan warrior and independent filmmakers, some who lived and one who died covering the story. For over twenty years they filmed the Soviet occupation, the exile of two million refugees maimed by Soviet mines, a violent civil war, the fatal alliance of the Taliban with al-Qaeda, invasion by the United States forces, and a people still determined to survive. An important film for the Muslim community, who are misunderstood by so many
Worlds apart( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in Greek, Modern and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young college student falls in love with a Syrian refugee. An unhappy sales manager has an affair with a Swedish executive. A German retiree romances a wistful housewife. Their worlds collide in present day Greece against the backdrop of a ruinous financial collapse
The best government money can buy? by Francis Megahy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Francis Megahy offers an unflinching look at the lobbying system in Washington, D.C., and the influence of money on modern politics. By speaking with Washington, D.C. insiders, Megahy gets the inside scoop on where the money comes from and how it is used
Beatles stories by Seth Swirsky( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2004, songwriter Seth Swirsky set out to talk to people who had crossed paths with the band he grew up idolizing, the Beatles. Features personal reflections from Sir Ben Kingsley, Beach Boy Brian Wilson, Henry Winkler, Smokey Robinson, Graham Nash, Davy Jones, Art Garfunkel, and many more. Stories range from the unforgettable chance encounter to intimate knowledge of the group members
Superpower( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A behind-the-scenes look at America's national security apparatus and military actions, exploring the dangers of government secrets and the U.S. quest for global dominance through economic and military strategy. Includes interviews with Harry S. Truman, Jeff W. Jones, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, and more
Disfigured( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lydia is a fat, graceful woman struggling to maintain her identity in fashionable Venice Beach, California. Though she is a member of Fat Acceptance Group she still struggles with complex feelings about her body and its place in the world. Darcy, a recovering-anorexic real estate agent, is struggling with the same issues from a very different perspective. Her attempt to join the Fat Acceptance Group is quickly rejected but it introduces her to Lydia
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