Digital Services, Film, Reading

Documentary Review: The Booksellers

The Booksellers Directed By: D.W. Young Released: 2019 Available On: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/booksellers) Review: This documentary is great for so many reasons. It is unapologetically New York, from a focus on Fran Lebowitz, to the narration by Parker Posey, and the… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film, History

Documentary Review: RBG

RBG Directed By: Julie Cohen and Betsy West Released: 2018 Available On: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/rbg-1) Review: This documentary is inspiring and full of constant passion, power and joy. The film chooses to focus on multiple facets of Justice Ginsburg’s life including… Continue Reading…

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Documentary Review: Somm

Somm Directed By: Jason Wise Released: 2012 Available on: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/somm-0) Review: For anyone who is interested in wine, the art of drinking or the sheer insanity behind the way that smell, taste and history combine … this documentary is… Continue Reading…

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Documentary Review: Jack of All Trades

Jack of All Trades: A Baseball Card Scandal Directed By: Harvey Glazer and Stuart Stone Released: 2019 Available On: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/jack-all-trades) Review: This documentary can get a little crazy with the narrative and sometimes it struggles to focus on its… Continue Reading…

Digital Services, Film, History, Programs, Research

Documentary Review and Discussion: Tesla, Master of Lightning

Join Reference Librarian Noel on July 27th at 6:30 via the Conversation Club on Facebook for a discussion on the documentary film Tesla, Master of Lightning. Click here for more information! Tesla: Master of Lightning Directed By: Robert Uth Released:… Continue Reading…

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Documentary Review: Always At The Carlyle

Always At The Carlyle Directed By: Matthew Miele Released: 2018 Available On: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/always-carlyle) Review: This documentary is wonderful for getting swept into the glamour, beauty and history of New York City. The Carlyle Hotel is an institution unlike any… Continue Reading…

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Documentary Review: Stink!

Join me on the LML Conversation Club Facebook Group on April 29th from 7-8pm for a discussion on the film, as well as more resources!- Noel Stink! Directed By: Jon Whelan Released: 2015 Available On: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/stink) This film documents… Continue Reading…

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Documentary Review: Obit

Obit.   Directed By: Vanessa Gould  Released: 2016  Available On: Kanopy (https://lindenhurstlibrary.kanopy.com/video/obit)                                                                                             This documentary follows the Obituary Desk of the New York Times, a concept that may seem morbid at first, but is shown to be an incredible celebration of life,… Continue Reading…

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