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The Kartemquin Films Collection

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Chicago-based Kartemquin Films has been a center for independent documentary filmmaking since the 1960s. This collection includes classic films from Kartemquin made in the 1960s, 1970s and early 1980s.

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Anonymous Artists of AmericaAnonymous Artists of America

The psychedelic rock collective Anonymous Artists of America holds a performance at the University of Chicago.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1970 ♦ 9 minutes
The Chicago Maternity Center StoryThe Chicago Maternity Center Story

The struggle to keep the Chicago Maternity Center open after 75 years.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1976 ♦ 60 minutes
Home For LifeHome For Life

The experiences of two elderly people in their first month at a home for the aged.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1966 ♦ 80 minutes
HSA Hospital Strike '75HSA Hospital Strike '75

A document of the eighteen-day strike by interns and residents at Chicago's only public hospital.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1975 ♦ 20 minutes
Hum 255Hum 255

Two women, expelled a year earlier during a student strike at the University of Chicago, confront students about their convictions and how far they are willing to go to defend their values.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1970 ♦ 28 minutes
Inquiring Nuns - Part IInquiring Nuns - Part I

Two young nuns explore Chicago, from a supermarket to the Art Institute and in front of churches on Sunday, confronting people with the crucial question, "Are you happy?"

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1968 ♦ 33 minutes
Inquiring Nuns - Part IIInquiring Nuns - Part II

Two young nuns explore Chicago, from a supermarket to the Art Institute and in front of churches on Sunday, confronting people with the crucial question, "Are you happy?"

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1968 ♦ 33 minutes
The Last Pullman CarThe Last Pullman Car

In 1981, Pullman workers found themselves in the midst of a fight not only for their jobs but the future of the American rail car industry.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1983 ♦ 56 minutes
MarcoMarco

Disbelief, shock, hostility and superstition confronted the wife of one of the filmmakers when she decided to give birth without pain medication using the Lamaze method of childbirth.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1970 ♦ 80 minutes
Milking the RhinoMilking the Rhino

The promise of community-based conservation in Africa.

Bullfrog Films ♦ 2009 ♦ 83 minutes ♦ 7 - 12, College, Adult

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