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Showing 1 - 10 of 36 titles with a criteria of Subject is Recreation and Sports


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

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

Icarus Films | 2014 | 83 minutes

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

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

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

Bullfrog Films | 2002 | 48 minutes

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

Bullfrog Films | 1974 | 28 minutes

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

Icarus Films | 2000 | 71 minutes

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

National Film Board of Canada | 2012 | 45 minutes

The story of master kite flyer Rory Heap, blind from birth.

The Fanlight Collection | 2004 | 24 minutes

Looks at the growing problem of gambling addiction among teenagers.

The Fanlight Collection | 2010 | 46 minutes