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Filmakers Library

Filmakers Library is a multidisciplinary collection of over 1,400 documentaries made from 1974 to the present by independent filmmakers from around the world that can now be streamed over computer. The coverage is topical, contemporary, and cross-disciplinary, specializing in studies of race and gender, human rights, globalization, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, and the environment.

Award-winning titles include Original Intent: The Battle for America; Who Killed Vincent Chin?; Prison Lullabies; The Danish Solution: The Rescue of the Jews in Denmark; Muslims in Love; Fire Eyes: Female Circumcision; The Undocumented; Blood in the Mobile: Mining in the Congo; and more.  Content continues to be added.  Additions of recent vintage include Finding Vivian Maier and Through a Lens Darkly.

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