Look At Us Now, Mother!
Look At Us Now, Mother!
2016, DVD, color, 84 min.
Distributed by Tugg, Inc., 855-321-8844
Reviewed by Linda Frederiksen, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA

Recommended

Subjects: Adolescence, Aging, Children, Counseling, Family, Family Relations, Psychology
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

Three Sisters
Three Sisters
2012, DVD, color, 153 min., Mandarin & Yunnan dialect with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Reviewed by Rodney Birch, Reference Librarian, George Fox University

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Sociology, Social Work
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

Mrs. B
Mrs. B
2016, DVD, color, 71 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Reviewed by Dawn K. Wing, Media Services Librarian, Suffolk County Community College

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Immigration, Human Rights, Labor, Ethics, Economics, Humanities, Social Problems, Sociology, Political Science
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

In the Steps of Trisha Brown
In the Steps of Trisha Brown
2016, DVD, color, 79 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Reviewed by Barb Kundanis, Longmont Public Library, Longmont, CO

Recommended

Subjects: Dance
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

Misconception
Misconception
2016, DVD, color, 93 min.
Distributed by Matson Films, 453 S. Spring St. Ste. 412, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Reviewed by Alyson Gamble, Science Librarian, Jane Bancroft Cook Library, New College of Florida and USF Sarasota-Manatee

Recommended

Subjects: Marital Status, Public Health, Reproductive Rights, Social Problems
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

The Storm Makers
The Storm Makers
2014, DVD, color, 66 min., English subtitles
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Reviewed by Sandy Costanza D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY

Recommended

Subjects: Cambodia, Child Rearing, Human Trafficking, Malaysia, Rape, Sexual Abuse, Slavery
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

Invisible Scars
Invisible Scars
2014, DVD, color, 84 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Reviewed by Sandy Costanza D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Child Abuse, Grief, Healing, Incest, Sexual Assault, Women’s Health
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

Love and Marriage in Kabul
Love and Marriage in Kabul
2015, DVD, color, 52min., English subtitles
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Reviewed by Sandy Costanza D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Marriage, Middle Eastern Culture, Women’s Rights
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

Juke
Juke
2015, DVD, color and b&w, 30 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Reviewed by Christopher Lewis, American University Library, American University

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: African American, Film, Spencer Williams
Date Entered: 5/16/2017

Nana Dijo:  Irresolute Radiography of Black Consciousness
Nana Dijo: Irresolute Radiography of Black Consciousness
2015, DVD, color and b&w, 40 min., In English and Spanish with subtitles in English and Spanish
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, Suite 550, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Reviewed by Monique Threatt, Indiana University, Herman B Wells Library, Bloomington, IN

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Blacks, Latin Americans, Racism
Date Entered: 5/16/2017