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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2014 Selection(s)

A Place at the Table

(2013) 84 minutes. Magnolia Pictures. Available from various distributors.

An exploration of America’s food insecurity and its negative impact on the nation’s most vulnerable


Project Nim

(2012) 93 minutes. Red Box Films. Available from various distributors

A chimpanzee is raised as a human, taught sign language, and later abandoned by those he trusted.


Soul Food Junkies

(2013) 63 minutes. PBS. Available from various distributors.

A film that celebrates the soul food tradition while advocating for modifications to minimize its negative health effects on the community.


Where Heaven Meets Hell

(2013) ITVS.

Beautifully crafted film that reveals the difficult lives of sulfur miners in east Java.


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