• 2015
  • 3:04
  • USA

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When We March Into The Arctic of the Unknown

By Vivianne Cardenas

One in a million... Maria's chronicle of shameless acceptance. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 10:41
  • Canada

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First Steps

By Jonathan Goldstein, Mira Burt-Wintonick, Cristal Duhaime & Ryan Knighton

Raising kids is one of life's biggest and most complicated adventures. Sometimes a basic task can present a monumental challenge - especially for new parents. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Birth, Birth, Rebirth

By Chris Sewell

As Tom recovers from a traumatic brain injury, he and his wife welcome newborn twins into the world. (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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  • 2011
  • 19:58
  • USA

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Finding Emilie

By Jad Abumrad , Robert Krulwich & Soren Wheeler

While in college, Alan fell hard for a fellow art student, Emilie. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • ENGLAND

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How Sweet it is to be a Piece of Meat

By Kerry Gilfillan

A look at how our appetites can take perverse shapes and make us see our bodies in a completely different way. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 9:57
  • USA

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Bat Man

By Lulu Miller, Alix Spiegel & Anne Gudenkauf

The central claim of this story is astounding: that if we all just raised our expectations, blind people could come to - literally - see. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:55
  • USA

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The Soul is Bittersweet

By Erin Connolly

The Hare Krishna Temple offers a free meal, in the hopes that those who visit will leave with a satisfied appetite; physically, mentally, and spiritually. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • ENGLAND

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Sweet Nothings

By Kirsty McQuire

A lady lacking a sweet tooth does her bit for those with malnutrition, by losing - and finding - her appetite. (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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  • 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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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Bitter Yellow Pills

By Lorraine Boissoneault

Lorraine explores what happens when the body gets an appetite for itself. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 0:09
  • AUS, CAN, UK, USA

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Who took home the Gold?

By 2014 Winners

Huge congratulations to the winners of the 2014 Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition!
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  • 2004
  • 60:09
  • USA

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Re:sound #3: The Karaoke Tupperware Show

By Assorted producers

This hour: karaoke as marital therapy, a man tries to cure his stutter, the weird world of Tupperware parties, and more. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #80: The Art Show

By Various producers

This hour: a young patient escapes his hospital bed through flights of imagination, a musician documents a city under siege, and more. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 28:40
  • USA

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Thinness and Salvation

By Sarah Yahm

The American “obesity epidemic” has been all over the news -– from stories about the viability of the Atkins diet to tabloid profiles of 100-pound toddlers. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:23
  • IRELAND

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Sweet Smell O' Mine

By Pauline Dunne

The story of how anosmia (lack of a sense of smell) affects my appetite. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • DENMARK

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Sweet Muscles

By Julie Thing

70% of Tamara's life is about her diet, with one aim: to become the best female bodybuilder in the country. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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The Interloper

By Kay Collins

The story of a woman's fifth breast biopsy. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 22:18
  • Canada

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In So Many Words

By Teresa Goff

Stephen Goff's life changed dramatically after a stroke left him with aphasia. Previously an outspoken father and salesman, the condition reduced his vocabulary to just a few words.  (more)

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