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2007 Course Schedule

Documentary Film Fall 2007 Schedule

There are no classes on October 8 and November 12

September 24
"Who Killed the Electric Car?" (2006)
The short life of General Motor’s electric car, which was all the rage in the mid-1990’s and fell by the wayside.

October 1
"Good Night & Good Luck" (2005)
Docudrama about Edward R. Murrow’s face-off with Senator Joseph McCarthy.

October 15
Todd McFarlane: "The Devil You Know" (2001)
This film is about an edgy comic book artist, corporate rebel and baseball enthusiast.

October 22
"Berga: Soldiers of Another War" (2003)
This film explores a seldom told sidelight to the larger story of the Holocaust. It is about infantry men captured during the Battle of the Bulge and sent to a slave labor camp.

October 29
"Hillary & Tenzing: Climbing to the Roof of the World (2003)"
This film is about the 1953 ascent of Mt. Everest.

November 5
"Freedom Writers" (2007)
This is a drama based on true events. While studying the Diary of Anne Frank, a teacher has her class keep journals about their troubled lives, applying history’s lessons to break the cycle of violence and despair.

November 19
"Zamir: Jewish Voices Return to Poland" (1999). This film will be shown if we can obtain it.