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American Hardcore: The History of American Punk 1980–1986
Bad Brains, Black Flag, Circle Jerks, D.O.A., Minor Threat & others. Paul Rachman, director.
Studio: Sony Pictures Classics.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396170940.  Daedalus Item Code: 35610
 
An Official Selection of the 2006 Sundance Toronto Film Festival, Paul Rachman's blistering documentary takes viewers into the heart of the American punk rock scene of the early 1980s, featuring 27 ... (Read More)
 
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Archives of War: A Comprehensive Visual Record of Major Conflicts in the 20th Century
Marty Callaghan, producer.
Studio: MPI Home Video.   Format: 3 cutout DVDs.
UPC: 030306730325.  Daedalus Item Code: 35188
 
This unconventional documentary series examines warfare in the 20th century, principally through vintage black and white newsreels shot by Britain's Pathé News (much of it unfamiliar to American ... (Read More)
 
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The Ballad of Bering Strait
Bering Strait. Nina Gilden Seavey, director.
Studio: Koch Lorber Films.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 741952300090.  Daedalus Item Code: 35097
 
This road film from 2003 documents the odyssey of a group of classically trained Russian musicians on their pursuit of country music stardom. Emmy Award-winning director Nina Gilden Seavey follows ... (Read More)
 
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Bombay Beach
Alma Har'el, director.
Studio: E1 Entertainment.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 741952711797.  Daedalus Item Code: 35127
 
Decades ago, the Salton Sea was a California hotspot and symbol of 1950s-era American optimism. Now, a victim of environmental decline, it stands mostly abandoned. Alma Har'el's 2011 film, winner of ... (Read More)
 
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Buena Vista Social Club
Ry Cooder, Ibrahim Ferrer, Eliades Ochoa, Omara Portuondo & others. Wim Wenders, director.
Studio: Alliance.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 012236101765.  Daedalus Item Code: 48074
 
In 1996, composer, producer, and guitar legend Ry Cooder went to Havana to record Cuba's last remaining folk music greats. The album sold millions and earned a Grammy award. Two years later he ... (Read More)
 
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Full Battle Rattle
Tony Gerber & Jesse Moss, directors.
Studio: First Run Features.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 720229913898.  Daedalus Item Code: 35840
 
An insightful, eye-opening account of the preparations soldiers had to make for their service in Iraq, this 2008 film portrays life inside the U.S. Army's elaborate Iraq simulation village in ... (Read More)
 
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Johnny Mercer—The Dream's on Me: Special Edition
Johnny Mercer, Jamie Cullum, Julie Andrews, Tony Bennett & others. Bill Charlap, narrator. Bruce Ricker, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: 2 cutout DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 883929100682.  Daedalus Item Code: 48389
 
Clint Eastwood produced this 2009 Emmy-nominated documentary about one of the foremost contributors to that pantheon of music now hailed as the Great American Songbook. Mercer's catalog includes ... (Read More)
 
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Kent Nagano Conducts Classical Masterpieces: Schumann—Symphony No. 3
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin. Kent Nagano, conductor.
Studio: Arthaus Musik.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 807280143195.  Daedalus Item Code: 25789
 
Schumann's Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 97 ("Rhenish"), is notable in that it has five movements instead of the traditional four: two lively outer movements, intermezzo-like second and third ... (Read More)
 
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The Last Victory
Egidio Mecacci, Paolo Rossi, Alma Savini, Roberto Papei & others. John Appel, director.
Studio: Homevision.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 014381297324.  Daedalus Item Code: 35229
 
This award-winning Italian documentary from 2004 chronicles the 1,000th and something running of Il Palio, a horse race that dates back to medieval times. Held twice yearly in the Tuscan city ... (Read More)
 
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Life in the Freezer
David Attenborough, host.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 794051247629.  Daedalus Item Code: 35361
 
Antarctica is the wildest, coldest, most isolated continent on Earth. And yet this inhospitable landscape is home to a surprisingly rich variety of wildlife: penguins by the millions, whales by the ... (Read More)
 
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OT: Our Town—A Famous American Play in an Infamous American Town
Scott Hamilton Kennedy, director.
Studio: Film Movement.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 616892572022.  Daedalus Item Code: 48257
 
Winner of the Best Documentary award at the Los Angeles Film Festival and nominated for an Independent Spirit award, this film by Academy Award–nominated director Scott Hamilton Kennedy follows the ... (Read More)
 
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The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama
Simon Schama. Ella Bahaire & Hugo MacGregor, directors.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 841887021012.  Daedalus Item Code: 49206
 
Debuting in 2014 on PBS, this five-part series examines the history and cultural contributions of the Jewish people. Episodes focus on the biblical era ("The Beginning"); medieval times ("Among ... (Read More)
 
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