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September list by Nanette Alderman
The Age of Consequences
The Age of Consequencesgravitas ventures, 2016, not rated

Investigates the impacts of climate change, resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability.

Born in China
Born in Chinabuena vista, 2016, rated g

A Disneynature film venturing into the wilds of China, capturing intimate moments with a panda bear and her growing cub, a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his baby sister and a mother snow leopard struggling to raise her two cubs.

Burn the Ship
Burn the Shipsgravitas ventures, 2017, not rated

Women's professional softball has spent decades fighting for survival, forcing the best players in the world to choose between their livelihood and their dreams. This is the story of one woman and her team who sacrifice it all and refuse to let those dreams slip away.

The Churchills
The Churchillsathena, 2012, not rated

Popular historian David Starkey tells the story of the two greatest war leaders in British history, both of whom were called Churchill. Everyone knows Winston Churchill led Britain and her Allies in their struggle against Hitler; less well known is John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, who led Britain and her Allies against an earlier would-be dictator of Europe, the Sun King, Louis XIV of France. John Churchill was Winston's ancestor, but he was more than that.

The Diplomat
The Diplomatpassion river films, 2015, rated tv-pg

David Holbrooke attempts the seemingly insurmountable: capturing the legacy of his larger-than-life father, Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, while traveling across the globe to reveal an inside view of U.S. foreign policy. Holbrooke's career spanned fifty years of American foreign policy. The documentary takes viewers behind the scenes of high stakes diplomacy where peace is waged and wars are ended, including in Vietnam, Bosnia, Kosovo, and Afghanistan.

Glen Campbell
Glen Campbell: Live Anthology 1972-2001cleopatra entertainment, 2017, not rated

Fans of the one and only Rhinestone Cowboy will delight in this DVD/CD anthology of live recordings capturing Glen Campbell at the height of his popularity. This 70-minute concert video anthology features performances of every major Campbell classic.

Heroes of the Somme
Heroes of the Sommedreamscape media, 2015, not rated

Original archives from the Western Front are used to uncover the stories of seven men who were awarded the Victoria Cross, Britain's most prized military medal.

Ireland's Wild Coast
Ireland's Wild Coastpbs home video, 2017, rated tv-pg

A journey along one of the most spectacular coastlines in the world, featuring the wildlife and wild places that make it so special. As never captured before, this series features Ireland's west coast and wildlife wonders - from the Skellig Rocks to breaching humpback whales, to golden eagles, to majestic salmon, to the clash of Ireland's last surviving red deer stags.

The Music of Strangers
The Music of Strangersthe orchard, 2015, rated pg-13

Over the past sixteen years, an extraordinary group of musicians has come together to celebrate the universal power of music. Named for the ancient trade route linking Asia, Africa, and Europe, the Silk Road Ensemble, an international collective created by legendary cellist Yo-Yo Ma, exemplifies music's ability to blur international boundaries, blend disparate cultures, and inspire hope for artists and audiences.

Poisoned Water
Poisoned Waterpbs home video, 2017, rated tv-pg

In this special report, NOVA investigates the water disaster in Flint and unravels a disturbing truth about the vulnerabilities of water systems across the country. Discover the delicate intricacies of water chemistry, the biology of lead poisoning, and the engineering challenge of replacing this ravaged infrastructure.

Poldark Revealed
Poldark Revealedpbs home video, 2017, rated tv-pg

Join the cast and crew, as well as the award-winning creative team behind the series, on this exclusive journey to discover the true stories behind the history, the books, and the characters of Winston Graham's saga.

Rare: Creatures of the Photo Ark
pbs home video, 2017, not rated

Renowned photographer Joel Sartore takes us on a journey of the world's rarest and most at-risk mammals, fish, amphibians, birds, reptiles and insects.

Seed: The Untold Storycollective eye, 2017, not rated

Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds, worshiped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. It follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. As biotech chemical companies control the majority of our seeds, farmers, scientists, lawyers, and indigenous seed keepers fight a David and Goliath battle to defend the future of our food.

Uncivil War
Uncivil Warrmedia, 2017, not rated

Explore the battle for the White House. Donald Trump faces off against Hillary Clinton in an epic political war that splits the most powerful nation on Earth and rattles the global sphere. As a new kind of United States President emerges, what will be America's fate?

Urban Farmers
Urban Farmersdreamscape media, 2013, not rated

Discover the farms that are growing in the shadow of New York City's hustle and bustle, proof that urban agriculture is viable and worthwhile. 

The Vietnam War
The Vietnam Warpbs home video, 2017, rated tv-ma

In an immersive narrative, Ken Burns and Lynn Novick tell the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film. Features testimony from nearly 100 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides.