• 2009
  • 12:23
  • Canada

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The Mender of Lost Hearts

By Steve McNally & Samite Mulondo

Child soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo lead grim lives -- they’re forcibly recruited to serve with government forces or rebel troops in a long and bloody civil conflict that’s ravaged the region for years. (more)

Mlh_al
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • Scotland

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Personal Message: No Commercial Value

By Mark Vernon

Sinister entertainment with a tape recorder: a found message left for a girlfriend degenerates into drunken squabbling over a reading of a Burn's poem. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2001
  • 14:49
  • Australia

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Jarman's Garden

By Sherre DeLys

Throughout the long illness at the end of his life, fllmmaker Derek Jarman put an extraordinary amount of passion and physical labor into his uniqe and rugged garden. (more)

Jarrmans
  • 2009
  • 35:37
  • Australia

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Listening to Ghosts

By Tom Morton

In the past, radio was the most ephemeral of all art forms - it slipped by the ear and then vanished into the air forever. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:04
  • Russia

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The Assassin's Bell

By Charles Maynes

A young Soviet 'Pioneer' (i.e. boy scout) squares off with the CIA -- will he live to tell the tale? (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2001
  • 31:43
  • Australia

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Von Trapped

By Natalie Kestecher

Von Trapped is a story about a woman obsessed with The Sound of Music, as well as other things Austrian. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 92:32
  • USA / UK

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Like Blackpool Went Through Rock: The Story of the Radio Ballads

By Sara Parker

Fifty years ago, folksingers Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger collaborated with BBC Radio producer Charles Parker to create an amazing body of work - the Radio Ballads. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:09
  • Finland

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A Cold Freezin Night - 7

By Katri Puro

Eventhough the cold causes fear and loathing in Finland, simplicity is found from the soul of the Finns: Sauna. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 9:27
  • Russia

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Happy Birthday, Darling!

By Dmitry Nikolaev

A romantic dinner for two begins with champagne and ends... with all out war. (more)

Candlescrop
  • 2010
  • 3:01
  • Ireland

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All You Need is a (Separation Barrier)

By Niall Farrell

From Baghdad to Western Sahara, an alphabetic listing of the world’s prominent separation barriers builds a wall of its own. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #55: The Twenty Years Out! Show

By Various producers

This hour: a story about the bitter fight for gay rights in New Zealand, featuring a blend of rare archival tape of the speeches, rallies, and debates that marked the struggle and the personal stories of people affected by the fight. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 59:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #98: The Disappearing Show

By Various

This hour: one boy leaves home and never returns, another leaves and returns forever changed. (more)

Footsteps
  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • Australia

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Lapsed Trappist

By Stuart Ewings & Philip Briant

The gripping tale of a troubled Buddhist as he struggles with morals and mice in this short radio fiction based rather loosely on a true story. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2006
  • 58:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #36: The X Meets Y Show

By Various producers

This hour: a seemingly mismatched but (mostly) happy couple, a wife who exacts revenge on her husband via beef broth, and more. (more)

Flightseries_2
  • 2004
  • 47:23
  • Australia

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Legs, Hope, and Water

By Peggy Giakoumelos & Lea Redfern

Traditionally a country of emigration, Greece is now a destination for immigrants and refugees seeking to enter Europe. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:33
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (about windows)

By Megan Williams

Megan Williams' friend Lorella talks about the social experiment she conducts on a bus in Milan, Italy each August. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #105: The Into the Music Show

By Various

This hour: a peek into auditions at one of the most competitive conservatories in Australia, and more. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:31
  • Netherlands

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Levitating Stone

By Jeanette Werkhoven

In a small village in India, a 90 KG stone levitates when the name of sufi saint Qamar Ali Dervish is chanted. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2002
  • 48:07
  • Australia

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Affairs of the Mind

By Kyla Brettle

Affairs of the Mind is a personal and confrontational story exploring the nature of jealousy and the parameters of infidelity. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 73:00
  • USA

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Radio 2.0

By Silvain Gire

(Or: We couldn't change the world, so we changed radio.) (more)

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