• 2013
  • 2:29
  • USA

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Bitter and In

By Bridget Doherty

Based on excerpts from a diary of an anorexic 16-year-old. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sweetest Love

By Morgan Davis

One new mother explains how her eating habits have changed as she develops her unborn baby's appetite. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 5:56
  • USA

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Hard to Say

By Bente Birkland

State park ranger Ed Werler lives alone in a quiet, isolated area of Maine. At the age of 90, Ed reflects on his second marriage, revealing a relationship characterized by love, loyalty, and uncertainty. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 4:01
  • USA

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COMPETITIVE EATING = UMI… OR UMAMI

By Jeng-Tyng (Jen) Hong

Legend has it that on July 4, 1916, four immigrants had a hot dog eating contest at Coney Island to determine the most patriotic; Crazy Legs Conti is the ultimate American. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Invasion

By Robert McGinley Myers

One mother's attempt to fight off an invasion of mice just after her two-year-old son has been diagnosed with leukemia. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Pursuing Sweet Success: Running the Krispy Kreme Challenge

By Julie Thomson

Julie and Stacy run the Krispy Kreme Challenge: 5 miles, 12 donuts, 2,400 calories, one hour. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 14:00
  • Canada

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A Fragile Son

By Carma Jolly & Surjit Sachdev

Surjit Sachdev grew up in a conservative family in India. Surjit’s father was an engineer, and he’s an engineer, but the family tradition ended when Surjit's son was born with a severe mental disability. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 11:33
  • USA

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The Ground We Lived On

By Sarah Kramer

The Ground We Lived On documents the loving relationship between journalist Adrian Nicole LeBlanc and her father, Adrian Leon LeBlanc, in the last months of his life. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 7:39
  • Australia

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If

By Sherre DeLys & John Jacobs

A young patient reinvents his experience of being in the hospital through metaphor and allusion. Responding to "what if" questions, Andrew exemplifies the transformative qualities of fantasy, empathy, and humor. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 1:15
  • France

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ARTE Radio

By Silvain Gire

It's French. It's all online. It's pretty much Radio 2.0... (more)

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  • 2003
  • 85:45
  • USA

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Megaphone

By Damali Ayo, Ahri Birnbaum, Jonathan Mitchell, Dmae Roberts & Sandy Tolan

How do documentary producers and artists address the most common issues in the news and shed new light on them? (more)

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  • 2008
  • 7:06
  • USA

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A Square Meal, Regardless

By Jen Nathan

When Cedric Chambers and John Gallagher met by chance 45 years ago, neither imagined that they’d be caring for each other into old age. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 57:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #6: The Confessions Show

By Various producers

This hour: a retired child beauty queen recalls her youth and a young man revels in eating trash. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Umami (or Oooh-Mommy); The Mother of All Appetites

By Sukey Lewis

We all start out with one appetite, the appetite for our mother's breastmilk. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:58
  • FRANCE

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Stardust, Lightly Salted

By Laura Morris

A reflection on the relationship between one teenager's struggle with anorexia... and the existence of black holes. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 27:25
  • UK

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She's Alright, My Mum Is

By Kim Normanton & Nigel Acheson

When mothers suffer from mental or physical illnesses, their eldest children often take on responsibilities far beyond their years. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #70: The Brain Show

By Various producers

This hour: the mysteries and complexities of the brain. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 6:35
  • USA

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The Five Percent Rule

By Sally Herships

Soldiers smoke more than civilians. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #110: The Quiet Show

By Various

This hour: meditations on whispering, selective mutism, and a man who records some of the quietest sounds in the world. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #53: The MBK Show

By Various producers

This hour: two stories by Mary Beth Kirchner. (more)

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