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Dimension Films (1962-1985)

Overview
Works: 64 works in 101 publications in 1 language and 872 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Drama  Educational films  History  Documentary-style films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Martial arts films  Police films 
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dimension Films (1962-1985)
The exiles by Kent Mackenzie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[C]hronicles one night in the lives of young Native American men and women living in the Bunker Hill district of Los Angeles. Based entirely on interviews with the participants and their friends, the film follows a group of exiles -- transplants from Southwest reservations -- as they flirt, drink, party, fight, and dance"--Container
Supercop( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undercover cop is on a high-stakes mission to take down a powerful drug lord
Office killer by Cindy Sherman( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorine is a quiet and hardworking social outcast who's endured years of abuse as the office doormat. Then one day, this mild-mannered paper pusher accidently electrocutes one particularly obnoxious coworker and in the process completely short-circuits her already unstable sanity. From that moment on, Dorine comes to believe that any office mate can be her best friend once they're dead
Rainshower( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents to primary and elementary school children the sights, sounds, beauty, and rhythm of rain as it comes to living things on a farm and to people in the city. Explains that rain is a source of the water which we use, and that it affects plants and other living things as well as people working in the community
Pigs!( Visual )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the images and sensations evoked by a group of piglets sleeping, eating, and exploring a barnyard
Chick chick chick( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the life of a young chick and its mother hen in a barnyard. Follows the chick as it explores its world of the barnyard, including the world of cows, pigs, and horses
Rosey Grier, the courage to be me( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how Rosey Grier's positive attitude helped him achieve success in sports, politics, entertainment, and in serving young people
Job interview, whom would you hire?( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows three job interviews filmed with a hidden camera and asks the viewer to decide which of the applicants they would hire, and why. There is a break between interviews to allow viewers to stop the projector for discussion if desired. Designed to help young people see themselves through the eyes of employers
The Perils of Priscilla( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1980 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points out the needs of a pet cat by presenting the adventures of a cat who endures the indignation of a busy family and the dangers of being lost in a big city
Dogs( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observes a group of dogs in the countryside and at home, revealing the ways of relating and communicating that are special to dogs. Designed to assist in the development of language skills, sensory awareness, careful observation, land creative expression
In too deep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A gritty crime drama about a dedicated young cop who goes deep undercover to take down a ruthless gangster! Offices Jeff Cole is given a dangerous mission: infiltrate the syndicate of "God" the charismatic and deadly crime lord who rules the city's streets."--Container
Crystallization( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses photomicroscopy and polarized light in order to reveal the growth of crystals and their disintegration into common liquids. Without narration
The Cow( Visual )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture study of cows on a peaceful day in the pasture. Illustrates how they sound and presents close views of textures, colors, and shapes of cows and the activities of a new-born calf
The True story of an election( Visual )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how an American election actually works. Explains the role of the non-professional citizen politicians. Follows the 1962 California 34th Congressional District campaign from primary to final decision, describing the problems of finding volunteer workers and financial support, the battles of the candidates, registration of voters, publicity, and get-out-the-vote projects
Computers, tools for people( Visual )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes the links between the power of computers and the creativity of humans. Briefly examines four types of applications programs: file searching, machine control, models, and creative tools from an identifiable, humanistic perspective
Courage to be me : people who overcome barriers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents intimate portraits of four individuals who have created successful, rewarding lives despite severe physical hardship or childhood deprivation. Uses first person narratives complimented by current photographs and re-creations of past events
Interview: ready or not?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a spontaneous discussion among a group of young people which emphasizes the practical ways to prepare for and participate in a job interview
How close can you get?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An open ended film. A group of young people discuss marriage, involvement, and sacrifice, and question what to expect from others in a relationship
What "liberty and justice" means( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concepts of liberty and justice, and shows how these principles affect our daily lives
Buttercup( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ecology film without words. Follows a buttercup as it glides along the surface of a mountain stream past a skunk and a squirrel until it whirls over a waterfall and is swallowed in the stench, sludge, and garbage of industrial man
 
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