Videos, Films & Documentaries

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Videos, Films & Documentaries

Bridget
Joined: 26 Nov 2005, 01:46

23 Nov 2007, 14:51 #1

Spread the Word has a great collection of films & documentaries:

http://www.sprword.com/media.html
�To those who are afraid of the truth, I wish to offer a few scary truths; and to those who are not afraid of the truth, I wish to offer proof that the terrorism of truth is the only one that can be of benefit to the proletariat.� -- On Terrorism and the State, Gianfranco Sanguinetti
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Bridget
Joined: 26 Nov 2005, 01:46

23 Nov 2007, 19:31 #2

Huge number of documentaries on this site:

http://www.freedocumentaries.org/gorosi ... .php?ct=13
�To those who are afraid of the truth, I wish to offer a few scary truths; and to those who are not afraid of the truth, I wish to offer proof that the terrorism of truth is the only one that can be of benefit to the proletariat.� -- On Terrorism and the State, Gianfranco Sanguinetti
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Bridget
Joined: 26 Nov 2005, 01:46

23 Nov 2007, 19:34 #3

A mixture of films on this site:

http://radicalfilms.wordpress.com/
�To those who are afraid of the truth, I wish to offer a few scary truths; and to those who are not afraid of the truth, I wish to offer proof that the terrorism of truth is the only one that can be of benefit to the proletariat.� -- On Terrorism and the State, Gianfranco Sanguinetti
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justthefacts
Joined: 05 Jul 2007, 02:18

26 Jan 2008, 16:46 #4

But Duncan, what men believe isn't important - it's our actions which make us right or wrong. - Alasdair Gray - Lanark
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justthefacts
Joined: 05 Jul 2007, 02:18

09 Feb 2008, 20:48 #5

But Duncan, what men believe isn't important - it's our actions which make us right or wrong. - Alasdair Gray - Lanark
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amirrortotheenemy
Joined: 06 Nov 2006, 17:39

24 Feb 2008, 15:44 #6

JFK: Breaking the News
http://www.teachers.tv/video/20864

Synopsis

A fascinating look at how journalists broke the news of JFK's assassination, featuring the people that shaped America's vision of itself at a critical moment in US history.
Reinventing the Taliban
http://www.teachers.tv/video/20099
Synopsis

Sharmeen Obaid, a young secular Pakistani woman, explores how political events are playing out in Pakistan's borderlands with Afghanistan, the North-West Frontier Provinces.
KS4 History for Pupils - Cuban Missile Crisis
http://www.teachers.tv/video/2531
Synopsis

This programme features 11 extracts from various film archive sources on the Cuban Missile Crisis, selected by author, teacher and curriculum advisor Ben Walsh.
The Perfect War - Episode 1
http://www.teachers.tv/video/20887

The Perfect War - Episode 2
http://www.teachers.tv/video/20995
Synopsis
THIS PROGRAMME CONTAINS STRONG LANGUAGE AND SCENES OF WAR FROM THE OUTSET.

In this programme we ask, could the "perfect war" eventually be a conflict that's over before it begins?
"No one understood better than Stalin that the true object of propaganda is neither to convince nor even to persuade, but to produce a uniform pattern of public utterance in which the first trace of unorthodox thought immediately reveals itself as a jarring dissonance." Leonard Schapiro
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The Antagonist
Joined: 25 Nov 2005, 11:41

23 Mar 2008, 17:32 #7

"The problem with always being a conformist is that when you try to change the system from within, it's not you who changes the system; it's the system that will eventually change you." -- Immortal Technique

"The media is the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses." -- Malcolm X

"The eternal fight is not many battles fought on one level, but one great battle fought on many different levels." -- The Antagonist

"Truth does not fear investigation." -- Unknown
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