The Joy of Sound (La felicidad del sonido)
The Joy of Sound (La felicidad del sonido)
2016, DVD , b&w, 60 min.
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Reviewed by Linda Frederiksen, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA

Recommended

Subjects: Communication, Music, Photography, Technology
Date Entered: 4/19/2018

Dogs of Democracy
Dogs of Democracy
2016, DVD, color, 57 min., English and Greek, with English subtitles
Distributed by epf media, 324 S. Beverly Drive, PMB 437, Beverly Hills, CA 90212; 310-839-1500
Reviewed by Linda Frederiksen, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA

Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Animal Welfare, Democracy, Global Issues, Homelessness, Immigration, Politics, Poverty, Protest Movements
Date Entered: 4/19/2018

Disturbing the Peace
Disturbing the Peace
2016, DVD , color, 86 min., English, Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Reviewed by Linda Kelly Alkana, Department of History, California State University Long Beach

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Activism, Anthropology, Diversity, History, Jews, Middle East, Peace, Political Science, Social Movements, Sociology, War
Date Entered: 4/19/2018

The Dumb Girl of Portici
The Dumb Girl of Portici
2016, DVD, color and b/w, 112 min. plus bonus disc
Distributed by Milestone Films & Video, PO Box 128, Harrington Park, NJ 07640-0128; 800-603-1104
Reviewed by Barb Kundanis, Longmont Public Library, Longmont, CO

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Film, Dance
Date Entered: 4/19/2018

One Big Home
One Big Home
2016, DVD , color, 88 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Reviewed by Sharadha Natraj, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, School of Architecture and Urban Planning

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Environment, Architecture, Housing, Development, Consumerism
Date Entered: 4/12/2018

She Started It
She Started It
2017, DVD, color, 52 & 60 min. versions
Distributed by Grasshopper Films, 12 East 32nd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Review by Erin Rowley, University at Buffalo Libraries

Recommended

Subjects: Entrepreneurship, Business, Technology, Diversity, Discrimination, Feminism, Women in STEM
Date Entered: 4/12/2018

One October
One October
2017, DVD , color, 56 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Reviewed by Dmitrii Sidorov, California State University, Long Beach

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Urban Areas, Presidential Elections, Financial Crisis, Gentrification
Date Entered: 4/12/2018

The Student (Uchenik)
The Student (Uchenik)
2016, US 2017, DVD , color, 1h 58 min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Reviewed by Dmitrii Sidorov, California State University, Long Beach

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Religious Fundamentalism, Christianity, Bible, Evolution, Satire, School Curriculums, Homohobia
Date Entered: 4/12/2018

A Quest for Meaning (En quête de sens)
A Quest for Meaning (En quête de sens)
2015, US 2018, DVD, color, 87 min.
Distributed by Bullfrog Films, PO Box 149, Oley, PA 19547; 800-543-FROG (3764)
Reviewed by Dmitrii Sidorov, California State University, Long Beach

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Globalization, Travel and Tourism, Spirituality, Third World
Date Entered: 4/12/2018

All These Sleepless Nights (Wszystkie nieprzespane noce)
All These Sleepless Nights (Wszystkie nieprzespane noce)
2016, US 2017, DVD , color, 1h 40min.
Distributed by Passion River Films, 154 Mt. Bethel Rd., Warren, NJ 07059; 732-321-0711
Reviewed by Dmitrii Sidorov, California State University, Long Beach

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Experimental Film, Urban Areas, Interpersonal Relations, Sexual Behavior, Warsaw, Eastern Europe, Youth, Social Behavior
Date Entered: 4/6/2018