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Showing 1 - 10 of 50 titles with a criteria of Subject is Recreation and Sports


The Age of Discovery

This film offers a compelling prospect for living our later years as a unique, exuberant time of life on its own authentic terms. A group of wonderfully diverse individuals, 66 to 106, share their insights on life after sixty

Terra Nova Films | 2004 | 56 minutes

Althea

Pioneering athlete Althea Gibson broke records on and off the tennis court.

Icarus Films | 2014 | 83 minutes

The Big Game

The role of competitive sports, in this case basketball, in the community, for the coaches, and, most of all, for the players themselves.

Icarus Films | 1982 | 60 minutes

Can't Do It In Europe

Some people travel to Bolivia to go down the dangerous silver mines, to see the medieval work conditions. Are they crawling through the contaminated tunnels to learn about a foreign culture, or to escape boredom?

Icarus Films | 2005 | 46 minutes

Cooking at the World's End

Documenting a land and a people rich in passion and culture, the film follows the rise of Grupo Nove, an association of leading chefs who joined forces in 2003 to revolutionize Galician cuisine.

Film Movement | 2020 | 94 minutes

Dear Christine

8-year old Christine Girard is about to enter a world of adversity, failure… and cheaters. Luckily present-day Christine has some tips and the benefit of knowing she’ll become an Olympic Champion.

Natl Film Board of Canada | 2018 | 3 minutes

Deconstructing Supper

A leading chef investigates food safety in the age of GMOs and industrial agriculture.

Bullfrog Films | 2002 | 48 minutes

Diet for a Small Planet

Frances Moore Lappe shows how to practice vegetarianism and address world hunger.

Bullfrog Films | 1974 | 28 minutes

Dreamland

Takes a sharp but disarming approach in examining the romance of gambling, and reveals the decidedly unromantic reality.

Icarus Films | 2000 | 71 minutes

Fight

If you had to summarize Randy Baleski's philosophy, you could probably do it in three words: Boxing saves kids.

Natl Film Board of Canada | 2012 | 45 minutes