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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Dec 3, 2004 Middlebury College
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1 mini-dv (96 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Fishman discusses the interdisciplinary connections between language and ethnicity.
Topics: Social psychology, Language, Identity, Society, Linguistics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Nov 12, 2004 Middlebury College
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1 mini-dv (86 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. The Executive Director of the 9/11 Commission discusses the official investigation.
Topics: September 11 Terrorist Attacks, Terrorism, United States, International affairs, Politics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Nov 8, 2004 Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 videocassette (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. The youngest speaker ever in the history of the Israeli Knesset and a staunch supporter of peace in the Middle East, Avraham Burg has been referred to as "one of the best speechmakers in politics." Ha'Aretz Magazine writes, "he has a unique, multilayered manner of speaking that evokes lofty musings on the 'eternal Israel' while simultaneously evincing a hard-nosed,...
Topics: Middle East, Politics, International affairs, War, Terrorism, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Christopher Reeve and Dana Morosini Reeve address the Middlebury College Class of 2004. This video is part of the Middlebury College Commencement Archive.
Topic: Baccalaureate addresses
Middlebury Special Collections
May 7, 2004 Middlebury College
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Fravel examines China's efforts to settle territorial disputes. M. Taylor Fravel is Postdoctoral Fellow at the Olin Institute for Strategic Studies at Harvard University. Middlebury College. Rohatyn Center for International Affairs
Topics: China, Foriegn relations, Diplomacy, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Ohlone Profiles Project
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Details on provenance to follow, including information about event, location, performers, equipment,, and historical significance.
Topic: Native American
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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fans; Audience; Ghost Players; Marv Maiers; child; first timers; funny; lock down; good audio; good crowd reaction; third base line; audio only; Marv makes some jokes; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Field of Dreams house; Ghost Sunday; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, fans, Audience, Ghost Players, Marv Maiers, child, first timers, funny,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Billy Goerdt; singing; music; Dyersville; Iowa; Jenk Field; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Dyersville, Billy Goerdt, singing, music, Dyersville, Iowa, Jenk Field, 2004, DV
In this clip, James goes to work on the cable car. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his wife Nina, a construction forewoman....
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
In this clip, James goes to the beach to surf. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his wife Nina, a construction forewoman. James...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
In this clip, James meets some friends to play music together. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his wife Nina, a construction...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
In this clip, James goes to the restroom, speaks with a cop then keeps on working and finally meets his friend. They try to go iceskating. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Dennis Rima; Ghost Players; Steve Olberding; Tony Kruse; Jude Milbert; walking across field; bat; walking; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Dennis Rima, Ghost Players, Steve Olberding, Tony Kruse, Jude Milbert,...
In this clip, James takes the cable car back and comes back home listening to some music. He gets home. Finally, he changes his clothes and sits down for dinner with his wife. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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fans; Audience; Ghost Players; comedy routine; lock down; good audio; good crowd reaction; third base line; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Field of Dreams house; Ghost Sunday; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, fans, Audience, Ghost Players, comedy routine, lock down, good audio, good...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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fans; Audience; Ghost Players; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Field of Dreams house; Ghost Sunday; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, fans, Audience, Ghost Players, Field of Dreams, Iowa, Field of Dreams...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Ghost Players; Ghost Players corn entrance; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Ghost Players, Ghost Players corn entrance, Field of Dreams, Iowa, 2004, DV
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Ghost Players; Steve Olberding; Jude Milbert; interview; interview; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Ghost Players, Steve Olberding, Jude Milbert, interview, interview, Field...
In this clip, James gets back home, calls some friends, gets ready and leaves in his truck. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
In this clip, James continues surfing, then finishes. He takes off his wet suit and leaves the beach. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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b-roll; Ghost Players trailer; great clip; edited; promo; theme music; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Dyersville; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, b-roll, Ghost Players trailer, great clip, edited, promo, theme music,...
Anarchivism
2004 Def Con
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Old realvideo from Def Con 12. Descriptions coming.
Topics: defcon, def con, hacker, security, conference
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Ghost Players; edited; highlight; great clip; good clip; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Ghost Sunday; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Ghost Players, edited, highlight, great clip, good clip, Field of Dreams,...
In this clip, James wakes up, takes a shower, eats breakfast, plays tennis, and meets up with his friend. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
In this clip, James has lunch on the cable car, then keeps working. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his wife Nina, a...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Anarchivism
2004 2600 The Hacker Quarterly
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The Fifth Hope (2004) Hackers on Planet Earth The Fifth HOPE (2004): Hacking National Intelligence: Power to the People Friday, July 9, 2004: 10:00 am (Area "A"): Do you want to live in a nation where decision makers lie, cheat, and steal? Where national intelligence is so secret that you are not allowed to know a) the truth, b) that national intelligence (spies) are ignorant about the real world, and c) that what policy makers tell the people (e.g. about reasons to go to war in Iraq)...
Topics: New York City, 2600, hacking, hackers, conference
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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long shot; corn; TV truck; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Field of Dreams house; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, long shot, corn, TV truck, Field of Dreams, Iowa, Field of Dreams house,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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b-roll; basillica; softball diamond; good b-roll; helicopter; Commercial Club Park; aerial view; Dyersville; Iowa; Jenk Field; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Dyersville, b-roll, basillica, softball diamond, good b-roll, helicopter, Commercial Club...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Ghost Players; Ghost Players corn entrance; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Ghost Players, Ghost Players corn entrance, Field of Dreams, Iowa, 2004, DV
In this clip, James chats with a friend, then gets off from the cable car and goes to see people ice-skating. At the end he gives money to a street artist and gets on the cable car again. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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b-roll; flowers; Field of Dreams; Iowa; corn maze; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, b-roll, flowers, Field of Dreams, Iowa, corn maze, 2004, DV
In this clip, James keep on driving his cable car then gets off and goes to a motorbike shop with his girlfriend, buys something to drink and jumps on the cable car again. He speaks with two students on the cable car. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
In this clip, James keeps on driving the cable car and then jumps off and rests on a bench. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
In this clip, James drives the cable car, chats with customers, says goodbye to his friend then gets off and sits on a bench waiting for another cable car and jumps on it. At the end he eats a sandwich. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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b-roll; aerial view; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Dyersville; corn maze; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, b-roll, aerial view, Field of Dreams, Iowa, Dyersville, corn maze, 2004, DV
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Keith Rahe; Marv Maiers; long shot; cars; YMCA; corn; TV truck; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Ghost Sunday; Field of Dreams house; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Keith Rahe, Marv Maiers, long shot, cars, YMCA, corn, TV truck, Field of...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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fans; Audience; Ghost Players; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Field of Dreams house; Ghost Sunday; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, fans, Audience, Ghost Players, Field of Dreams, Iowa, Field of Dreams...
TED Talks
2004 TED.com
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Engineer and artist Golan Levin pushes the boundaries of what’s possible with audiovisuals and technology. In an amazing TED display, he shows two programs he wrote to perform his original compositions.
Topics: TEDTalks, TED2004, TED, Talks, art, arts, entertainment, invention, music, performance, software,...
In this clip, James washes the dishes after dinner, cleans up the kitchen, opens his mail and then gets out his guitar. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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b-roll; basillica; edited; church; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Dyersville; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, b-roll, basillica, edited, church, Field of Dreams, Iowa, Dyersville,...
In this clip, James plays music for an hour then goes to a bar where he plays pool. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his wife...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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Dennis Rima; Ghost Players; Steve Olberding; Tony Kruse; Jude Milbert; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Dennis Rima, Ghost Players, Steve Olberding, Tony Kruse, Jude Milbert,...
The Ghost Players Collection
2004 Joe Scherrman
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fans; Audience; Ghost Players; Marv Maiers; child; lock down; good audio; good crowd reaction; third base line; speech; audio only; Marv tells the people how they have been in 23 countries; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Field of Dreams house; Ghost Sunday; 2004; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, fans, Audience, Ghost Players, Marv Maiers, child, lock down, good audio,...