Profile - Peter Gould - Links

Series: 
Profile
Episode #: 
1015
Zone: 
Links
Header: 
Resources & Links

Profile - Ehud and Vatsala Sperling - Web Extra

Series: 
Profile
Episode #: 
1014
Zone: 
Web Extra Video
Header: 
Web Extra
Body: 
Order: 
1

Profile - Wanda Hines - Links

Series: 
Profile
Episode #: 
1017
Zone: 
Links
Header: 
Resources & Links
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2

Profile - Wanda Hines - Extra

Series: 
Profile
Episode #: 
1017
Zone: 
Web Extra Video
Header: 
Web Extra
Body: 
Order: 
1

Community Cinema: Two Spirits

Date: 
Thursday, June 16, 2011 7:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Address: 
10 Vernon Street
City, State: 
Brattleboro, VT
Phone: 
802-257-0124
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Two Spirits."

Fred Martinez was one of the youngest hate-crime victims in modern history when he was brutally murdered at 16. Two Spirits explores the life and death of a boy who was also a girl, and the essentially spiritual nature of gender.

Community Cinema is a presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Welcome to Shelbyville

Date: 
Thursday, May 19, 2011 7:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Address: 
10 Vernon Street
City, State: 
Brattleboro, VT
Phone: 
802-257-0124
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Welcome to Shelbyville."

Set in the heart of America’s Bible Belt, Welcome to Shelbyville focuses on a small Southern town as they grapple with rapid demographic change and issues of immigrant integration. The film captures the complexity of the African American, Latino, white, and Somali subjects as their lives intertwine against the backdrop of a crumbling economy and the election of a new president. 

Community Cinema is a presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Pushing the Elephant

Date: 
Thursday, April 14, 2011 7:30 pm
Location: 
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Address: 
10 Vernon Street
City, State: 
Brattleboro, VT
Phone: 
802-257-0124
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Pushing the Elephant."

When civil war came to Rose’s Congolese village, she was separated from her five-year-old daughter, Nangabire. Rose managed to escape with nine of her 10 children and was eventually resettled in Phoenix, Arizona. More than a decade later, mother and daughter are reunited in the U.S. where they must come to terms with the past and build a new future.

Community Cinema is a presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story

Date: 
Thursday, April 21, 2011 7:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Address: 
10 Vernon Street
City, State: 
Brattleboro, VT
Phone: 
802-257-0124
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the Documentary "Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story."

Cyntoia Brown was an average teenager in an American town. But a series of bad decisions led the 16-year-old into a situation that ended with her killing a man who had picked her up for sex. She was sentenced to Life in a Tennessee Prison meaning, in her case, she will serve a minimum of 51 years. This film challenges our assumptions about violence and explores how factors such as biology and family history can doom some young people from the start.

Community Cinema is a presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM

Featured Event: 
Yes

Vermont's Native Mussels

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
801
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Vermont's Native Mussels
Body: 

Enter an unseen world at the bottom of the meandering Poultney River in search of freshwater mussels. Ecologists, anglers and hunters treasure this nearly 40-mile-long waterway along the Vermont-New York border for its diverse wildlife habitat.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/1455190118?starttime=1051000&end=1530
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Order: 
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OJ 801 Seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
801
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Vermont Bald Eagles
Body: 

Visit an active eagle nesting site, one of the first in Vermont since 2008 when the birds were reintroduced. Although the bald eagle population has soared to nearly 10,000 nesting pairs nationwide, Vermont had no resident population until these efforts.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/1455190118?starttime=755000&end=1048
Image: 
Order: 
2

Web Series: Makin’ Friends With Ryan Miller

Vermont transplant and Guster frontman Ryan Miller seeks out far-fetched friends across the state! Available exclusively online.

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