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Barbara Trent and David Kasper, known for their Academy Award-winning documentary \"The Panama Deception,\" moved their Empowerment Project to Orange County from Santa Monica. The project aims to aid filmmakers who wish to advance important human purposes
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 12 Issue 24, June 1994, p15, il Periodical Website
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The South's General Textile Strike of 1934, the largest single- industry strike in American history, is today hardly known. A documentary film entitled THE UPRISING OF '34 recounts the event, but is experiencing some opposition to its showings.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 13 Issue 10, Mar 1995, p17, il Periodical Website
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The winter/spring issue of the North Carolina Folklore Journal contains folklore and historical materials dealing with aspects of the documentary film \"The Ballad of Frankie Silver.\" Frankie Silver was executed on July 12, 1833, and is the only woman ever hanged in Burke County.
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7232
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Fellerath discusses the eighth annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, held in Durham. The festival had strong ticket sales, and attendees had an opportunity to mingle with producers and directors and view premiere showings of a number of documentary films. Duke University pledged $100,000 for the next three years, making the school the festival's largest cash sponsor.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 22 Issue 15, Apr 2005, p65-66, il Periodical Website
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Nancy Buirski is the founder and director of the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival. She started the festival in Durham in 1998; there were 45 documentaries screened and 5,000 tickets were sold. In 2007, over 100 films were screened and a record-setting 26,800 people attended.
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Metro Magazine (NoCar F 264 R1 M48), Vol. 8 Issue 5, May 2007, p27-28, il, por Periodical Website
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10547
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Fellerath discusses the eleventh annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, which was held in Durham.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 25 Issue 15, Apr 2008, p71, il Periodical Website
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The production of a film series dedicated to North Carolina history is a collaborative project between UNC Center for Public Television and Office of Archives and History. Six hours will be dedicated to exploring the state's history at a local, statewide, and national level to generate interest in tourism.
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The tight-knit community of the Core Sound region of Carteret County has nurtured generations of boat builders and fisherman. Recently, the Core Sound region has become the focus of a new documentary, CORE.SOUNDERS, that looks at their traditions, values, and dealings with the rise of globalization and development.
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The Ku Klux Klan of the 1960s, which was alive and well in North Carolina and has been documented in a new film 'Klansville U.S.A.' by UNC- Chapel Hill graduate Callie T. Wiser, bears a striking similarity to the Tea Party faction of today's Republican Party.
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Tolo Martinez of Cliff's Meat Market is the subject of a documentary \"Un Buen Carnicero,' which details the hardships of undocumented immigrants living in the U.S.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 32 Issue 9, March 2015, p14-15, il Periodical Website
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23234
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Angie Scioli, a teacher in Raleigh, is the subject of a documentary that covers the triumphs and travails of the teaching profession.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 32 Issue 5, February 2015, p29, por Periodical Website
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Old time Appalachian musician Roger Howell recorded a collection of fiddle tunes in 2007 and donated them to the Southern Appalachian Archives. Normally, Appalachian folk sounds are passed down by oral tradition and played by ear. Howell decided to record this part of Appalachian history before it was lost forever.
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24430
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This article discusses a public television documentary about the Sons of Confederate Veterans, the organization that was born in 1896 of the United Confederate Veterans. The organization hopes the documentary will help tell the truth about the Civil War.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 60 Issue 8, January 1993, p17-18, il
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In 2016, a new public television series called Reel South will air on UNC-TV and other public channels across the South. The series is a collaboration between UNC-TV, the Southern Documentary Fund, and South Carolina Educational Television and includes documentaries about the American South, not just North Carolina.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 33 Issue 2, January 2016, p23, por Periodical Website
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UNC undergraduate students and community members premiered Stewards of the Land, a multimedia documentary project presenting portraits of six local farmers through photographs, text, and short audio documentaries.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 20 Issue 2, Winter 2004, p20-21, il, por Periodical Website
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