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Abortion Helpline

At the Philadelphia abortion helpline, counselors field nonstop calls from women and teens who are seeking to end a pregnancy but can’t afford to, illustrating how economic stigma and cruel laws determine who has access to abortion in America.

Women Make Movies | 2020 | 13 minutes

Aiming High

Focuses on Uganda's successful economic recovery in the wake of Idi Amin's regime.

Bullfrog Films | 2005 | 26 minutes

Because They're Worth It

Micro-credit, education, health information, and hope provided to impoverished Chinese.

Bullfrog Films | 2000 | 24 minutes

Bolivian Blues

Explores the success of new initiative to reduce widespread poverty.

Bullfrog Films | 2000 | 24 minutes

Brazil's Land Revolution

In the state of Bahia, a new initiative encourages the landless to band together to buy up land -- with low-interest government loans.

Bullfrog Films | 2005 | 23 minutes

Cabbage, Potatoes and other Demons

1 village, 1.000 tractors, 100.000 tons of cabbages & potatoes each year - which are hardly sold and eventually destroyed. Is there any way out?

Deckert Distribution | 2016 | 60 minutes

Can Condoms Kill?

Investigates the Catholic Church's allegationthat condoms are unreliable and ineffective in preventing the transmission of HIV.

Bullfrog Films | 2005 | 45 minutes

Castro Or Quit?

Two young doctors in Venezuela have to decide whether to leave the country or stay with their patients.

Bullfrog Films | 2008 | 26 minutes

Children of Mandala

A message from the economically displaced children of a slum colony in Mumbai.

Anand Patwardhan | 2009 | 5 minutes

City Life - Doing the Right Thing

Porto Alegre, Brazil has benefited from urban revitalization.

Bullfrog Films | 2002 | 27 minutes