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11 Jan. 2005
A Touch of Greatness
The remarkable teacher Albert Cullum broke the mold for the boring, uninspiring public school teachers in the 1950s and 60s. This film depicts how he inspired his students of all ages through movement and imagination, and how he challenged them to want to learn more through acting in theatrical productions of the classics. The productions were unconventional by every school standard, but gained recognition throughout the state for being groundbreaking and inspiring.
17 May 2005
Vietnam: The Next Generation
Today, three quarters of Vietnam's population is under the age of 30 -- too young to remember the war, yet old enough to have witnessed its devastating aftermath. Meet Vietnam's new generation, reaping newfound opportunities while reshaping their country's future.
22 Nov. 2005
Race Is the Place
A documentary featuring contemporary performance artists treating the subject of Race In America, along with archival footage and commentary from poet laureate Amiri Baraka.
13 Oct. 2005
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
Corporate audio and videotapes tell the inside story of the scandal involving one company's manipulation of California's energy supply and its, and how its executives wrung a billion dollars out of the resulting crisis.

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