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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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Lara Aragon
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Lara, her husband and their youngest son Fernando are about to leave in the car that is taking their assistant Jeni's caravan. Angel changes his mind and decides that his family should travel in the dressing room truck so that they can travel together. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video...
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, truck, car, travel, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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After the show, Lara, her brother Gaby and Pimpoyo (the artistic name of Lara's husband Angel) sign autographs and take photos with children. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, photos, autographs,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara calls her mother, Virgen, to find out about her grandmother Lidia's surgery. She has breakfast and then turns on the computer. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, morning, breakfast, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara and her assistant Jeni start loading the truck. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, truck, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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Laura and Angel sleep. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, bed, night, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara has a walk with her brother's granddaughter, Janet, but shortly returns to her caravan due to the heat. Angel calls to tell her that they are having problems accessing caravans at Puerto de Alcudia. Everyone in the plaza discusses this. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of...
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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Laura and Angel sleep. At some point Lara gets up to drink a glass of water and goes back to bed. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara P̩rez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, bed, night, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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They go back to the plaza. Lara shows the children how to set up the circus tent. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Alcudia, Spain, circus, tent, workers, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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The Aragon family begins the first part of their trip. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, truck, travel, trip, transit, road, globallivesproject, Global...
Lara Aragon
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While Lara waits for Angel to arrive with her caravan, he calls to say he is having problems leaving the first plaza and that he will be very late. They decide to wait for him inside Gaby's caravan. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please...
Topics: Alcudia, Spain, circus, tent, workers, caravan, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan is sleeping. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, tire, repairshop, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global...
Lara Aragon
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This is the life story interview of Lara Aragon, a traveling clown and on-screen paticipant featured in Lives in Transit from Managulf, Spain. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ivan Montano
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Ivan and Martha fall asleep. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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Everyone is gone. Lara goes back to the dressing room and gets out of her clown costume. She goes to her caravan, cooks dinner for her family and takes a shower. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, truck, caravan, dinner, family, shower, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Academic Film Archive of North America
- Milan Herzog
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Lesson 11 in Encyclopaedia Britannica's 'Emilio en España' Spanish language instruction series of 1965. This film focuses on age-old farming practices in the Meseta Central, including mule and wooden plow. For more on EB's foreign language series of films from the early 1960s, visit http://www.afana.org/ebforeign.htm
Topics: Meseta Central, Spain, Spanish language instruction
Ivan Montano
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Ivan is sleeping. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, tire, repairshop, carriage, horse, horse-cart driver, horse cart driver, lives in...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan is sleeping. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan trains his horse at the park and then returns to his house. He mets with his brother, Dario, and talks with his mother, Raquel, who is annoyed by the presence of the cameras. He tries to calm her down. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan and Martha fall asleep. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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Laura and Angel sleep. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara P̩rez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, bed, night, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara and her assistant Jeni prepare the caravan for the trip. They lock doors, pack boxes and move appliances. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, packing, clean up, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara spends time with her eldest son Jose listening to music and watching videos on Youtube. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, family, music, music videos, phone, night, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Lara Aragon
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The Aragon family are in the final stretch of their trip. They arrive in Puerto de Alcudia to set up their circus. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Alcudia, Spain, circus, caravan, truck, travel, trip, transit, road, globallivesproject, Global...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan feeds his horse, waters his plants, and goes to the soccer field to watch his nephew's training. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara, her family, her friend Sonia and her godson go to a bar to get cold drinks. When they return to the area where they set up their circus, they are told that all caravans and trucks are traveling that day. Lara finds a spot in the shade and waits with Fernando for her husband. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the...
Topics: Alcudia, Spain, circus, plaza, street, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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Laura and Angel sleep. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara P̩rez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, bed, night, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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The show resumes after the break. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, photos, globallivesproject,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan and Martha fall asleep. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Ivan Montano
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This is the life story interview of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. At the time of the shoot, Ivan was 56 years old. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org
Topics: Cali, Colombia, life story, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Lara Aragon
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Lara leaves her caravan and walks towards the dressing room with her husband, Angel. Inside the truck, Lara, her husband and her brother Gaby start getting ready for the show. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, make up, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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After finishing her make up and hair, Lara waits for the show to start. She spends most of her time chating to other circus artists and making work phone calls. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, make up, phone calls, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...