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The Girls in the Band | LJ DVD Review


This joyous musical reveals the women who traveled and performed in vaudeville and during the Big Band era

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Two documentaries vying for Academy Award honors; which one of them be the winner?

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Viewing the Environment: Green Documentaries | Collection Development


Scientific evidence is essential to discovering, monitoring, and mitigating the pervasive human impact on the environment, so scientists in relevant fields appear on-screen frequently, making sense of diverse situations and complex topics. A good environmental video collection can support critical thinking about mainstream ad campaigns, global warming denial, or greenwashing (positive PR spin that is not necessarily justified; think “whitewashing”).

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