Notable Videos for Adults

About the Notable Videos for Adults
Notable Videos for Adults is a list of 15 outstanding programs released on video within the past two years and suitable for all libraries serving adults.

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The Square

(2013) 109 minutes. City Drive Films. DVD. Available from various distributors. English subtitles, does not include captioning. Activists in Cairo Egypt's Tahrir Square experience victories and defeats as they advocate for democracy and freedom over the course of two years.

Watchers of the Sky

(2014) 121 minutes. Music Box Pictures. DVD. Available from various distributors. Includes SDH. United Nations workers continue the life mission of Raphael Lemkin, a pioneer in the field of human rights and international law.

Web: Connecting Is Just the Beginning

(2013) 84 minutes. Sundial Pictures. DVD. Available from http://sundial-pictures.com. English subtitles, does not include captioning. After receiving laptops, villagers in rural Peru and a filmmaker teach each other about interconnectivity.

Whole Gritty City

(2014) 89 minutes. Band Room Productions. DVD. Available from http://alexanderstreet.com/. Does not include captioning. New Orleans marching bands give student musicians purpose as they face challenges of adolescence.

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