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In the meantime, we have a lot of great digital content and hundreds of streaming educational videos. Please email us at [email protected] if you need recommendations for specific material.

Hotel Rwanda

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122 minutes
Source: Movies Unlimited

Based on true events, this feature film tells the story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who used his wits and words to save more than 1,200 lives during the 1994 Rwandan conflict.

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