See also the list of DVDs on pro-life issues
BX2353 .P433 2008 DVD
A celebration of the life and legacy of Sr. Karen Klimczak, SSJ, who ministered to former convicts at a half-way house in Buffalo.
DS119.76 .B56 2007 DVD
74 minutes; released 2007.
Digging at the truth beneath the hype and headlines of the Arab-Israeli conflict, this film features interviews with top officials from former Israeli Prime Ministers, Mideast scholars, Hamas leaders, soldiers, terrorists, and the families caught in the middle of the fighting. Directed by Isidore Rosmarin.
HB501 .C23 2010 DVD
127 minutes; released 2009.
In this documentary on American capitalist culture, Michael Moore investigates the effect of corporate greed on American lives and concludes that while few benefit many more suffer, experiencing job loss, home foreclosures, and poverty. Written, produced, and directed by Michael Moore.
BV2843 .P3 H43 1995z DVD
A documentary about the lay people who work with the Scarboro Missions.
RA644 .A25 C65 2004z DVD
The story of church workers, medical professionals, social workers, and educators who work with people living with HIV/AIDS in Kenya and Tanzania.
HN37 .C3 C226 2005z DVD
An overview of the work of the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace both in Canada and overseas in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.
BV2853 .P47 C66 1992 DVD
A documentary about the work of the Scarboro Missions in Chiclayo, Peru.
BV2853 .P47 C7 2000z DVD
A documentary about Armella Sonntag, a laywoman working with the Scarboro Missions in Chiclayo, Peru.
DT450.435 .D53 2006 DVD
The true story of Immaculée Ilibagiza, a Rwandan woman who survived the massacre of her family in 1994.
BX4705 .D283 D62 1992 DVD
A documentary about the foundress of the Catholic Worker Movement. Part of the Catholic Life in America series.
BV2853 .B6 F33 1989z DVD
Father Ron MacDonnell talks about the problems faced by Brazilians, the role of the Church, and his life as a priest working amonth the people of the Amazon.
BV2300 .C35 F54 2000z DVD
15 (22 minute) episodes
A television series which takes viewers on a journey through three continents to show what it is like to be a missioner overseas.
BX4705 .D283 F66 2007 DVD
Sarah Melici's one woman play about the life of Dorothy Day, co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement.
BV2848 .D6 I5 1990z DVD
The story of Gerry Hefferman, a lay missioner who lived in Peru helping people build their own homes.
BV2843 .P3 H43 1995z DVD
The story of the Ngobe indigenous community in Panama, their health program, and their ongoing struggle to retain their lands.
BV2853 .B6 H6 1991z DVD
A documentary about Bishop George Marskell, a Scarboro missioner who lived for almost forty years with the Caboclos people of the Amazon in Brazil.
BV2848 .D6 I5 1990z DVD
Father Lou Quinn and the Canadian Hospitallers of St. Joseph work together with the people of San Jose de Ocoa in the Dominican Republic to transform their community.
BX1753 .I5 2003 VHS
A compelling overview of contemporary Catholic social teaching.
JV6920 .I585 2007 DVD
The story of a Catholic chapel for mostly undocumented immigrants in a San Diego neighbourhood.
JV6920 .I5853 2006 DVD
John Carlos Frey exposes the harsh realities of life for the two thousand Mexican immigrants who live in the secluded canyons of San Diego, California, and work as day labourers in the landscape, construction, agricultural, and tourism industries.
HV8699 .U6 T42 2008 DVD
The story of a 17-year old man who was arrested for the rape and murder of an elderly nun, and then executed in spite of clear evidence of his innocence.
HQ281 .L58 2006 DVD
A documentary examining why immigrants are willing to risk everything - even virtual slavery - for the American dream.
BX2347.72 .M336 2002 DVD
An introduction to the Madonna House Apostolate - a community of lay people and priests founded by Catherine DeHueck Doherty in Combermere, Ontario.
BX1795 .P43 M57 2007 DVD
This documentary follows four college students as they explore the Holy See Mission to the United Nations which fosters the civilization of love, founded on the universal values of peace, solidarity, justice, and liberty.
E184 .S75 M9 2004z DVD
13 (24 minute) episodes
A journey to eight Latin American countries, enabling the viewer to discover the deeply held bultural, historical, and spiritual traditions of these nations.
JZ6377 .C3 M984 2009 DVD
A documentary critiquing the claims made by the Canadian military that Canada is a peacekeeping nation, that Canadas military purpose is defence, and that Canada's aid is helping people around the world.
BV2848 .D7 Q5 2007z DVD
A documentary about Father Lou Quinn, a member of the Scarboro Missions, working in the Dominican Republic.
HV6477 .O5 2009 DVD
An inside look at the people behind one of the largest nonviolent movements in America today: the movement to close the School of the Americas/WHINSEC, a U.S. Army school that trains Latin American soldiers.
E169.12 .O684 2005 DVD
Monique LeBlanc goes on a road-trip across the United States from a miserable neighbourhood in Detroit ravaged by crack and violence to the militarized border with Mexico, exposing the unbearable other side of the American Dream. She encounters exceptional human beings who have taken it upon themselves to help society's down-and-outs.
BX2215.3 .O53 2008 DVD
Each year a group of Catholics comes together for a con-celebration of the Eucharist simultaneously on both sides of the United States - Mexico border.
BV2832.2 .S7 P3 2005 DVD
A documentary about Father John Harvey Steele, a Scarboro missioner who founded the Inter-American Co-opeative Institute in Panama, where leaders of grassroots organizations from Latin America and the Caribbean strengthen their skills.
HQ767.5 .A475 2006 DVD
A Human Life International production which examines how traditional family values have been attacked in Africa.
R722.3 .P76 2009 DVD
Twenty young Americans - doctors, nurses, medical students - travel to the banks of the Amazon River, where they minister to the medical needs of the Caboclos people.
BX4705 .R669 R64 2000 DVD
105 minutes; released 1989.
A feature-length movie about Oscar Romero, the archbishop of San Salvador who was assassinated in 1980. Starring Raul Julia.
BV2610 .R67 2007 DVD
55 minutes; released 1982.
The story of Jean Donovan, an American lay missioner working in El Salvador who was brutally murdered with three religious sisters by members of the government's security force.
U428 .U18 R5 1994 DVD
18 minutes; released 1994.
An exposé of the United States Army School of the Americas which provides training to Latin American military personnel who have frequently gone on to commit human rights abuses in their own countries.
HM781 .S34 1990z DVD
A documentary about the Inter-American Co-opeative Institute in Panama, where leaders of grassroots organizations from Latin America and the Caribbean strengthen their skills.
BV2300 .S3 S43 1993z DVD
A documentary celebrating the 75 years spent by the Scarboro Missions evangelizing in Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
BV2848 .D6 I5 1990z DVD
Peasant farmers in Ocoa cooperate by sharing their land with one another to finance irrigation for all.
HV4999.4 .N5 S57 2004 DVD
88 minutes; released 2001.
In 1986, Helen Travis became a Benedictine Sister after she lost her husband and both her sons to substance abuse. Two years later she opened a halfway house for recovering male addicts. This documentary explores the love/hate relationship between this strict nun and the men who rely on her to help them overcome addiction.
E185.61 .S57 2007 DVD
Approx. 60 minutes
This PBS documentary reunites, almost 40 years later, the many nuns from around the world who participated in the 1965 votings rights protests in Selma, Alabama.
BX819.3 .O68 S6 2002 VHS
A documentary about some of the educational, social, and cultural centres established around the world by members of the Prelature of Opus Dei.
BX2347.8 .I46 S87 2006 DVD
A reflection on immigration to the United States. Directed by Father Bill Groody.