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Summary: Documentary film about the over 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction. Against a background of social stigma, addiction recovery advocates are organizing to end discrimination and move toward recovery-based solutions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ANO

Summary: Nicholas Vreeland walked away from a worldly life of privilege to become a Tibetan Buddhist monk. Grandson of legendary Vogue editor, Diana Vreeland, and trained by Irving Penn to become a photographer, Nicholas' life changed drastically upon meeting a Tibetan master, one of the teachers of the Dalai Lama.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MON

Summary: For thousands of years, songbirds were regarded by mankind as messengers from the gods. Today, these creatures, woven inextricably into the fabric of our environment, are vanishing at an alarming rate. Under threat from climate change, pesticides and more, populations of hundreds of species have dipped dramatically. As scientists, activists and bird enthusiasts investigate this phenomenon,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MES

Summary: A perfect storm is brewing over agricultural fields as crop failures and climate change are affecting farmers globally.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC SEE

Summary: An unconventional biography about the Hindu swami who brought yoga and meditation to the West in the 1920's.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Alive Mind Cinema 2015

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2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC AWA

Summary: Chronicles the life of writer, poet, and meditation master Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, one of Tibet's most revered 20th-century Buddhist teachers, whose students include His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the Royal Family of Bhutan.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Alive Mind 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC BRI