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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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Basak Taner
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eye 168
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Basak has tea with her friend.
Topics: Istanbul, Yogurtcu park, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
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eye 108
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak get ready to go to work.
Topics: Istanbul, gettingready, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 109
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 226
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 106
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comment 0
Abhay and his tour group start their journey to his home at Barna village.
Topics: camels, desert, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 91
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 103
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak finishes writing her book SPICA.
Topics: Istanbul, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 86
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 106
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak arrives at a pharmacy and continues driving around delivering pharmaceuticals.
Topics: Istanbul, next pharmacy/Sultanbeyli, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 82
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak talks to her friend.
Topics: Istanbul, talking, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 108
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives to the pharmacy where she works.
Topics: Istanbul, driving, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 98
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives back to the city and continues working.
Topics: Istanbul, getting back to the city., globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 32
favorite 0
comment 0
One of Abhay's tourists wakes up and they strike up a conversation.
Topics: morning, desert, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 108
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives around delivering pharmaceuticals before grabbing some food.
Topics: Istanbul,working, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 94
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 106
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak comes home.
Topics: Istanbul, home, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 42
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak goes to a park with her friend and her friend's baby.
Topics: Istanbul, Sencan Sagatelyan, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 28
favorite 0
comment 0
Abhay's tour group chats over breakfast.
Topics: morning, breakfast, chai, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 88
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak works.
Topics: Istanbul, working, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 106
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak hangs out with her friend.
Topics: Istanbul, chilling, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 115
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 132
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak is busy with her daughter.
Topics: Istanbul, home/Suadiye, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 96
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak talks to customers and continues working.
Topics: Istanbul, customes Kazim Eren, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 48
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 35
favorite 0
comment 0
Abhay wakes up, smokes a beedi (a thin Indian cigarette rolled in a special leaf) and speaks to one of the tourists in his group. He then prays while he waits for them to wake up.
Topics: morning, desert, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 44
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak works.
Topics: Istanbul, working2, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
More morning fog rolls in while Abhay sleeps in the sand dunes at the Desert National Park in Rajasthan.
Topics: sleeping, desert, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 41
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak takes care of her daughter and home.
Topics: Istanbul,daughter, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 36
favorite 0
comment 0
Abhay calls out and looks for his camels.
Topics: camels, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 75
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak watches television.
Topics: Istanbul, dad/Cuneyt, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 28
favorite 0
comment 0
Abhay prepares the camels for their trip to Barna village. The tourists help load the saddles and luggage onto the camels at the first camp before they return to the second camp to pack up their mattresses. Abhay washes up the breakfast dishes.
Topics: saddles, camels, breakfast, washing dishes, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Basak Taner
movies
eye 44
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives around for work.
Topics: Istanbul, wood carving, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 34
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak starts writing her book SPICA.
Topics: Istanbul, book, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 41
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives around delivering pharmaceuticals.
Topics: Istanbul, keep driving, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 47
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives around delivering pharmaceuticals.
Topics: Istanbul, working, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 56
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives around delivering pharmaceuticals.
Topics: Istanbul, delivering2, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 34
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak works.
Topics: Istanbul, working, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 35
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak puts her daughter to sleep.
Topics: Istanbul, daughter sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 18, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 30
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Abhay prepares bread and tea for breakfast for himself, the other camel safari guides and the tourists. He collects wild brush and small sticks for the fire and then chats with the tourists and safari guides.
Topics: morning, breakfast, chai, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 32
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives.
Topics: Istanbul, driving2, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
Aug 18, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 31
favorite 0
comment 0
Abhay shares information with the tourists about the local culture and politics. They pass cattle and sheep and Abhay calls out to the herders.
Topics: camels, sheep, goats, cattle, desert, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 79
favorite 1
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Aug 18, 2014 Global Lives Project
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eye 25
favorite 0
comment 0
A short film on the daily life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Delhi, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singhal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kumar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj & Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: life in transit, Najafgarh, Dwarka, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
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eye 42
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak delivers.
Topics: Istanbul new day, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 107
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak works and walks through a cemetary.
Topics: Istanbul, cemetary, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 36
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak goes to her friend's house.
Topics: Istanbul, customer/Sencan Sagatelyan, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 41
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak goes to bed.
Topics: Istanbul, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 63
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 38
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak feeds her baby.
Topics: Istanbul, Zeynep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 46
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 76
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak writes her book SPICA and has a drink.
Topics: Istanbul, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 48
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 32
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak drives around delivering pharmaceuticals.
Topics: Istanbul, keep working, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 51
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak writes her book SPICA and has a drink.
Topics: Istanbul, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Basak Taner
movies
eye 104
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak wakes up.
Topics: Istanbul, waking up, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 27
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Bus, Dwarka, School, family, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 27
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Dwarka, school, bus, transit, kids, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 25
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Home, Najafgarh, Sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 31
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Najafgarh, home, morning prayer, morning tea, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 23
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Najafgarh, home, sleeping, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 28
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Dwarka, school, kids, transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 22
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Home, Najafargh, family, television, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 26
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Dwarka school, colleagues, bus maintainance, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 74
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Najafgarh, home, sleeping, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 29
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Scooter, transit, Najafgarh, home, family, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 27
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Bus, dwarka, school, transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 22
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Home, Family, Najafgarh, Chores, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 23
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Najafgarh, home, sleeping, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 29
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Home, Najafgarh, family, Dinner, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 20
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Home, Najafgarh, family, Dinner, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 34
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Home, Najafgarh, Sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 22
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: Bus, transit, school, staff, scooter, Dwarka, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Prakash Singh
Jun 19, 2014 Global Lives Project
movies
eye 28
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Prakash Singh, a school bus driver in New Dehli, India. This video was produced by Rintu Thomas, Shijo George, Amitesh Singal, Sagar Kaul, Karan Thapliyal, Deepak Kmar, Farrukh Raza, Mithun Singh, Rajkumar Singh, Puneet Prakash Bharadwaj and Vikas Malhotra.
Topics: school, dwarka, kids, bus, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives