Tag Archives: Documentary

Bob Simmons : A Medical Mission to Palestine (Documentary Video)

A Medical Mission to Palestine – Part 1 from Telebob on Vimeo. Good works done by good people:A Medical Mission to PalestineBy Bob Simmons / The Rag Blog / December 3, 2009 See Parts 2-4 of A Medical Mission to … finish reading Bob Simmons : A Medical Mission to Palestine (Documentary Video)

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Lily Keber : Putting Families in Jail in America

Putting children in jail:T. Don Hutto and family detention in America As hope for change in Obama immigration policy dwindles, activists speculate on the fate of family detention. By Lily Keber / The Rag Blog / November 20, 2009 See … finish reading Lily Keber : Putting Families in Jail in America

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FILM / William Kunstler : Disturbing the Universe

William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe… Remarkable film tells story ofFamed civil rights attorney By Alice Embree / The Rag Blog / October 28, 2009 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe, a film by Emily Kunstler and Sarah Kunstler, premiered as part … finish reading FILM / William Kunstler : Disturbing the Universe

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FILM / Michael Moore : Anti-Capitalism Goes Mainstream

Capitalism: A love Story… Michael Moore’s new film names the systemAnd presents a radical democratic critique By Alex Knight / The Rag Blog / October 27, 2009 Capitalism: A Love Story, which opened in 962 theaters earlier this month, is … finish reading FILM / Michael Moore : Anti-Capitalism Goes Mainstream

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FILM / Abe Osheroff : One Foot in the Grave, the Other Still Dancing

One Foot in the Grave, the Other Still Dancing An inspirational political life captured on film by Barbara J. Berg / The Rag Blog / September 8, 2009 [A review of Abe Osheroff: One Foot in the Grave, the Other … finish reading FILM / Abe Osheroff : One Foot in the Grave, the Other Still Dancing

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‘For All Mankind’ : Remembering the Apollo Astronauts’ Epic Derring-Do

Al Reinert’s stunning ‘For All Mankind’ screens tonight as we observe the 40th Anniversary of man’s greatest adventure By Thorne Dreyer / The Rag Blog / July 20, 2009 See ‘Tumbling Models: Some of “The Right Stuff,”‘ by Thomas Cleaver, … finish reading ‘For All Mankind’ : Remembering the Apollo Astronauts’ Epic Derring-Do

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FILM / Turk Pipkin’s Remarkable ‘One Peace at a Time’

Another day at the office. Turk Pipkin (who refers to himself in the movie as a “human q-tip” ) shoots at the Muharam Shia Festival in Calcutta, India.One Peace at a Time: A film about a messed up world and … finish reading FILM / Turk Pipkin’s Remarkable ‘One Peace at a Time’

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FILM / Turk Pipkin, and a Brief History of the Documentary Form

Eadweard Muybridge: The Horse in Motion. The documentary form is only now realizing the possibilities foreshadowed by its beginnings. By William Michael Hanks / The Rag Blog / June 2, 2009 Also see Turk Pipkin’s Remarkable ‘One Peace at a … finish reading FILM / Turk Pipkin, and a Brief History of the Documentary Form

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Austin : The Radical Humanism of Abe Osheroff

Abe Osheroff in October 1998 at the University of Washington. Photo by Larry Davis / NYT.‘Abe Osheroff: One Foot in the Grave, the other Still Dancing.’ By Robert Jensen / The Rag Blog / December 3, 2008 In 2000 and … finish reading Austin : The Radical Humanism of Abe Osheroff

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FILM : Patti Smith: Dream of Life

Patti Smith. Photo by Steven Sebring.‘This androgynous Jersey girl obsessed with Rimbaud and Shelley and Whitman came to the big city 40 years ago’By Andrew O’Hehir / August 6, 2008 Almost at the beginning of Steven Sebring’s documentary “Patti Smith: … finish reading FILM : Patti Smith: Dream of Life

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FILM : Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young and the Protest Song

‘CSNY: Déjà Vu’: A Political Concert DocumentaryBy Jennifer Maerz / July 30, 2008 Bob Dylan’s “John Brown” is one of the most moving antiwar songs ever recorded. The track avoids sloganeering, resonating an anti–Vietnam War sentiment with a straightforward, human, … finish reading FILM : Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young and the Protest Song

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