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    • The Weight of the Nation DVD
    • award nominee
    • The Weight of the Nation DVD
    • Continuing its tradition of drawing attention to the nation’s most pressing health issues in such presentations as Addiction and The Alzheimer’s Project, HBO Documentary Films® addresses the obesity epidemic in America, in the 4-part documentary series The Weight of the Nation. Three years… [ read more ]
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    • Weight of the Nation for Kids DVD
    • Weight of the Nation for Kids DVD
    • This May, HBO addresses the issue of childhood obesity in the three-part series The Weight of the Nation for Kids, HBO’s companion to its 2012 four-part, multi-platform documentary series, The Weight of the Nation. Developed in partnership with some of the world’s foremost health-research… [ read more ]
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    • Witness DVD
    • award winner
    • Witness DVD
    • Some of the world’s most dangerous places are not declared warzones, but cities or regions where drug trafficking, ethnic tensions, poverty, gang violence and political corruption have combined to create the most violent hotspots on Earth. In these areas, the situation is often so volatile… [ read more ]
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    • When I Knew DVD
    • When I Knew DVD
    • Alternately candid, funny, poignant, and heartbreaking, When I Knew documents a cross-section of men and women of all ages and lifestyles who invoke the exact moment in their lives - whether as toddlers, grade-schoolers, teens or young adults - when they knew, once and for all, that they… [ read more ]
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    • When the Levees Broke DVD
    • When the Levees Broke DVD
    • Hurricane Katrina. The mere mention of those words conjures up horrific images of a natural disaster made all the more horrendous because of the manmade failure that followed. Acclaimed director Spike Lee became documentarian for this powerful HBO special. Not only does he go back to the… [ read more ]
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    • Where Have You Gone Joe Dimaggio? DVD
    • Where Have You Gone Joe Dimaggio? DVD
    • A great - and greatly loved - baseball player, Joe DiMaggio is one of the few men to truly define the spirit of baseball and, in doing so, capture the hearts of a nation. Born into an Italian-American family in San Francisco, "Joltin' Joe" first wore the Yankee pin stripes in 1936 at the age… [ read more ]
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    • Wide Awake DVD
    • Wide Awake DVD
    • Wide Awake is acclaimed documentary filmmaker Alan Berliner's uniquely personal tour through a lifelong obsession with insomnia. A brilliantly edited blend of the hilarious and deeply personal, Wide Awake weaves hundreds of archival film clips, consultations with sleep specialists, an… [ read more ]
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    • Wishful Drinking DVD
    • Wishful Drinking DVD
    • Wishful Drinking brings the unique sensibilities of actress/author Carrie Fisher to HBO via a 76-minute adaptation of her acclaimed one-woman stage production. As she demonstrates in this uproarious and often poignant performance, Carrie Fisher is not just an accomplished actress,… [ read more ]
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