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The world's most wanted animal
DVD
2018
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Found in Africa and Asia, pangolins are the most poached and trafficked animal in the world. Based in Namibia, conservationist Maria Diekmann is working to save them. On an emotional journey, Maria travels to Asia to bet...

Salmon running the gauntlet
DVD
2011
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Go beyond the ongoing debate over how to save an endangered species. Documented are the stories of collapsing Pacific salmon populations and how biologists and engineers have become instruments in audacious experiments t...

Beyond hate
DVD
2013
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In Beyond Hate, award-winning journalist Bill Moyers seeks to answer these and other questions. His search takes him across the country and around the world, from Jerusalem to South Central Los Angeles, from Elie Wiesel'...

Lost ships of Rome
DVD
2010
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In 2009, a team of marine archaeologists carrying out a sonar survey of the seabed around the remote Italian island of Ventotene made an astonishing discovery. The wrecks of five ancient Roman ships were found in pristin...

Joni Mitchell Woman of heart and mind ; Painting with words and music. —Mitchell, Joni, 1943-
DVD
2005
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Looks back at Joni Mitchell, from her own reminiscences and those of her friends and contemporaries. Includes bits of performances from all eras of her career.

Art of the Western world. Disc 1
DVD
2011
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Historian Michael Wood leads a nine-part tour through 2,500 years of Western painting, sculpture, and architecture, filmed at over 150 locations in eight countries and featuring commentary by historians and scholars.

Monarchy. The complete series, disc 2
DVD
2010
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Tells the epic and bloody stories of Britain's kings and queens from the Saxon era (Alfred the Great) to the early 20th century (Victoria). Filmed on location in castles, churches, and battlegrounds.

Maya Angelou and still I rise
DVD
2017
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Examines the life and legacy of African American poet, memoirist, and civil rights worker Maya Angelou, from her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to the recitation of her inaugur...

You cannot start without me Valery Gergiev, maestro
DVD
2009
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This documentary presents a portrait of Valeriĭ Gergiev the man and artist; it reveals how Gergiev combines an impossible international conducting schedule with his job as artistic director of the Mariinsky Opera and Ba...

Monarchy. The complete series, disc 1
DVD
2010
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Tells the epic and bloody stories of Britain's kings and queens from the Saxon era (Alfred the Great) to the early 20th century (Victoria). Filmed on location in castles, churches, and battlegrounds.

Picturing Mary
DVD
2007
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Visit museums, chapels and cathedrals in eight countries to view rare and sacred masterpieces portraying Mary by artists such as Michelangelo, Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Duccio, and van Eyck in their original locations. Look...

Jerome Robbins something to dance about
DVD
2008
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Examines the life of the controversial master of the Broadway musical and ballet choreographer Jerome Robbins. Features excerpts from Robbins' work, including never-before-seen rehearsal footage, and interviews with Mikh...

Animal homes
DVD
2015
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Animals build homes to provide a safe and stable place to raise a family. The three-part series investigates how animals build their amazing homes and the intriguing behaviors and social interactions that take place in a...

The story of cats
DVD
2016
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Traces the evolution of cats from their beginnings on the Asian continent to their introduction into the Americas, taking an in-depth look at what makes the family of felines unique and the evolutionary tricks and adapti...

The wisdom of faith with Huston Smith
DVD
2011
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A series of five conversations between Huston Smith and Bill Moyers on the world's major religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. Smith relates common elements of the different tradi...

Monarchy. The complete series, disc 3
DVD
2010
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Tells the epic and bloody stories of Britain's kings and queens from the Saxon era (Alfred the Great) to the early 20th century (Victoria). Filmed on location in castles, churches, and battlegrounds.

Shakespeare uncovered. Series 2
DVD
2015
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Behind every Shakespeare play is a story. Shakespeare Uncovered portrays the Bard as an impresario who, four centuries ago, defined show business in his day-drawing on historical sources, stealing and adapting ideas, bri...

Nature. Dogs that changed the world
DVD
2007
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Part 1, The rise of the dog, examines the relationship between dogs and humans, from their initial domestication to the present day. Part 2, Dogs by design, examines the many different breeds of dogs, and how modern tech...

Philip Roth unmasked
DVD
2013
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Explore the life of Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winning novelist Philip Roth. He steadily earned his reputation as a man of letters, commanding ownership of the Jewish-American novel and making Newark New Jers...

Sex, lies and butterflies
DVD
2018
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Butterflies have been flying around the planet for over 50 million years, and today around 20,000 different species inhabit the globe. From egg to caterpillar to chrysalis to the winged insect, this follow their life sta...

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