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Mirus Films

Overview
Works: 12 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 46 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Classifications: PN1995.9.D6, 070.18
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Most widely held works by Mirus Films
Finding out incest and family sexual abuse ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program is a role play based on an actual case of father-daughter incest. Includes interviews with the mother and daughter and discusses how families can deal with the inevitable disruption of their household
Shaping reality ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentaries, like all media products, are constructions rather than transparent windows onto "reality". The focus here is on film language--images, words, sound effects, music, and silence; the tools that film and videomakers use to create an experience for an audience--with an emphasis on the critical choices made in the process of constructing "real life" films
Margaret Laurence, in conversation with Clara Thomas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines major themes in the Manawaka cycle, the early years in Margaret Laurence's writing career and the development of her style. Includes discussion of The stone angel, A jest of God, The fire dwellers, A bird in the house, and The diviners and readings from her works
The edit ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
News editing and the ethics of television journalism are dealt with in this comedy-drama in which a television reporter gets a "hot" story and uses editing techniques to distort and change the content
Dan Yashinsky, a storyteller's story ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the traditional art of storytelling through the performances and comments of Dan Yashinsky who captivates audiences of both children and adults with his retelling of folktales
Margaret Laurence in conversation with Clara Thomas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The edit ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A drama which explores the accusation of media manipulation in TV news
Colours of a poet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A film about poet-printer Tim Inkster
Getting Married... Staying Married ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A film which explores the expectations young people have for marriage versus the realities of married life. Emphasizing the early years of marriage, married couples discuss the problems and conflicts in their married lives and how they have resolved them or are working to resolve them. Also profiled in the film is a couple who have been married sixteen years and have three children. On the surface, their marriage would appear to be a happy one, yet they have had many conflicts over the years and stress that the key to a lasting marriage is the commitment of the couple to work at it
A Path of his own the story of David B. Milne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shot on location in Ontario and New York State, this documentary-drama re-enacts the life of Canadian artist David B. Milne (1882-1953). Actor Les Carlson portrays Milne and the script is based on Milne's journals, letters, and unpublished autobiography
Margaret Laurence in conversation with Clara Thomas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An in-depth interview with Margaret Laurence, one of Canada's major authors. Clara Thomas, friend and Laurence scholar, probes Laurence's career from her travels in Africa to the Manawaka cycle. Includes readings from her work
Print shop ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the day-to-day workings of a small print shop owned and operated by poet-printer Tim Inkster
 
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Languages
English (20)