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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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The Ghost Players Collection
May 4, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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Some photos of the MLB network visiting the Field of Dreams to do a commercial shoot. 
Topics: jon van allen, field of dreams, mlb, lighting, network, alexa, productiong, cameras, long lens,...
The Ghost Players Collection
May 1, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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A Ghost Sunday perforamnce starring the GhostPlayers at the Fields of Dreams movie site in Dyersville, Iowa. They were joined by a youth baseball team called Beckman. Partly cloudy
Topics: beckman, baseball, ghostplayers, field of dreams, youth, dyersville, kids, family, crowds, smiles,...
The Ghost Players Collection
May 1, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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A selection of photos from Ghost Sunday with the GhostPlayers performanced and attended at The Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa. Partly cloudy. 
Topics: party cloudy, moms, dads, smile, close up, wheel chair, family, portrait, team, baseball,...
The Ghost Players Collection
May 1, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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A small set of photos from a GhostPlayer Sunday held at the Field of Dreams on a cloudy day. 2 group photos were taken.
Topics: group, team, photo, fan, family, kid, batter, baseball, ghostplayers, field of dreams, cloudy,...
The Ghost Players Collection
May 1, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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The GhostPlayers visit a town in Iowa called Norwalk to paly a game with the local baseball team there. Kids and family attended along with their baseball cookies. 
Topics: cookies, baseball, local game, ghostplayers, norwalk, iowa, black, jerseys, kids, parents, family,...
The Ghost Players Collection
May 1, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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Another well attended GhostPlayer Sunday at the Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa. Some photos were taken by Danial Bartel with a telephoto lens. Cloudy
Topics: cloudy, ghostplayers, field of dreams, kids, smiles, professional, photographer, telephoto
The Ghost Players Collection
May 1, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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Another Sunday GhostPlayer event attended by locals in the area on the Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa. Sunny and partly cloudy. 
Topics: ghostplayers, sunday, sunny, groups, crowd, snack, purchase, line, portraits
The Ghost Players Collection
May 1, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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A typical game performed by the GhostPlayers on the Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa. Cloudy. 
Topics: baseball, ghostplayers, field of dreams, iowa, dyersville, performance, cloudy, overcast, children,...
The Ghost Players Collection
Apr 30, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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A broadcast television show known as "Travel Iowa" visits the Field of Dreams movie site and interviews a select few of the GhostPlayers. 
Topics: interview, crew, camera, broadcast, television, tv, show, visit, famous, channel, tour, news
The Ghost Players Collection
Apr 30, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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A collection of photos taken during a youth baseball game. There's some fog that rolled in towards the outfield as a storm passed through either before or during the game and created an interesting, ghostly look to the field. 
Topics: kids, youth, baseball, field of dreams, double header, coach, bleachers, visitors, game
The Ghost Players Collection
Apr 30, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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Photos of people preparing to either begin or in the middle of the RAGBRAI biking competition held annually in and around Iowa. 
Topics: bicycles, biking, ragbrai, field of dreams, community, iowa
The Ghost Players Collection
Apr 30, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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Photos of the Field of Dreams book accompanied by the grave of Joe Jackson. The grave stone is surrounded by baseballs. It is engraved with the names of Joseph W. and Katie Wynn.
Topics: joe jackson, katie wynn, grave, stone, field of dreams, baseballs, pennies, coins, memorial
The Ghost Players Collection
Apr 30, 2020 Joe Scherrman
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Bob Costas after visiting the field of dreams was captured displaying the new Field of Dreams book. 
Topics: bob costas, field of dreams, book, signing, visit, celebrity, famous, news caster, sports
The Ghost Players Collection
Apr 29, 2020 DreamCatcher Productions
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Various angles on ghostplayer merchandise that was/is for sale and/or going up for auction. There is a baseball bat with the ghostplayers name on it with a display that has an etched image of the ghostplayers walking out of the corn. There is also a mini statue of some of the ghostplayers, along with a coffee mug. 
Topics: product, merchandise, etching, burning, documentation, demo, baseball bat, display, items
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, GMOs, Genetically modified food, Food
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Brazil, Economy, International relations
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
2013-03-16
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Geography, Environmental Studies, Politics
Source: WaterSymposiumPart5.mp4
This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Environmental Studies, Ecology, Geography
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Politics, Ecology, Environmental Studies
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Environmentalism, Activism, web platform
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Environmentalism, Journalism, Media
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Economics, Manufactured housing, income
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Paintings, Art, Renaissance
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Power, Engineering, Energy Resources
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Activism, Sustainability, Urbanism
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Conservation, Activism, Environmentalism
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Art conservation, Artifacts, Shelburne Museum
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Food, Sustainability, Agriculture
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Social Entrepreneurs, Activism, Environmentalism
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This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Ecosystems, Alaska, Sociology
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Geography, GMOs, Child Labor
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Literature, Translation, Chinese
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Art, Art Critique, Chinese Contemporary Art
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Political Science, Education
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This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Art, Chinese Art, Museum
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Agriculture, Environmental Science, regulations
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Media culture, Harry Potter, Millennial generation
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Education, Teaching, Language
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Jewish, Judaism, Philosophy
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This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, China, Foreign Policy, Economics
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This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Feminism, Black Studies, Gender studies
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Women, Gender, HIV
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Food, Food systems, internships
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Economics, Local Farming, Food systems
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Food, Food systems, internships
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Food, Food systems, internships
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Food, Food systems, internships
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Food, Food systems, internships
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Sustainability, Environmental Science, Geography
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Power, Resources, Sustainability
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Water, Environmental Science, Sustainability
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Biology, Environmental Science, Sustainability
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Water, Environmental Science, Sustainability
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Storytelling, Film, Writing
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Local Food, Food systems, Cooking
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Vermont, Sustainability, Envrionment
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Bioculturalism, Environmental Science, Conservation
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Forensics, Criminology, Cybercrime
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Oceans, Environmental Science, Ecology
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Bats, Habitats, Animal studies
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Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Climate, Climate change, Global warming
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Aug 5, 2019 Middlebury College
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Art, Museums, Censorship
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TED Talks
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The Montreal Protocol proved that the world could come together and take action on climate change. Thirty years after the world's most successful environmental treaty was signed, atmospheric scientist Sean Davis examines the world we avoided when we banned chlorofluorocarbons — and shares lessons we can carry forward to address the climate crisis in our time.
Topics: Tedtalks, TED, Talks, environment, science, nature, climate change, biosphere, social change,...
TED Talks
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Choosing to marry and share your life with someone is one of the most important decisions you can make in life. But with divorce rates approaching fifty percent in some parts of the world, it's clear we could use some help picking a partner. In an actionable, eye-opening talk, psychiatrist George Blair-West shares three keys to preventing divorce — and spotting potential problems while you're still dating.
Topics: Tedtalks, TED, Talks, TEDx, love, humanity, relationships, community, decision-making, personal...
TED Talks
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Women own 39 percent of all businesses in the US, but female entrepreneurs get only two percent of venture funding. What's causing this gap? Dana Kanze shares research suggesting that it might be the types of questions start-up founders get asked when they're invited to pitch. Whether you're starting a new business or just having a conversation, learn how to spot the kinds of questions you're being asked — and how to respond more effectively.
Topics: Tedtalks, TED, Talks, business, entrepreneur, investment, start-up, women, women in business,...
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about his law school memories
Topic: Memories of Law School
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks abouts his years before law school
Topic: Before law School
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about his pride for the law school
Topic: UMKC Proud
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about his pride for family and career
Topic: UMKC Proud
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about his involvement and interest in politics
Topic: After Law School
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about his family
Topic: After Law School
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about his career path
Topic: After Law School
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about the changes in the practice of law
Topic: Changes in the Practice of Law
UMKC Law Legacy Project
Jan 24, 2019 UMKC School of Law Library
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Judge Gant talks about his first day of law school
Topic: Memories of Law School