Most widely held works about Carousel Films
Most widely held works by Carousel Films
The truth about cancer ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
This documentary seeks to answer the question, why does anyone still die of cancer? Filmmaker Linda Garmon shares the personal story of her own husband's battle with cancer and seeks to tell us where we stand in fighting this decades-old war. Following the film is the panel discussion, Take one step : a conversation about cancer with Linda Ellerbee, featuring cancer survivors Dr. Ernie Bodai, Dr. Bernadine Healy, Dr. Paul Brenner, and Dr. Richard Payne. Features bonus footage of panel discussion, printable resources, and Web site link.
Sister Aimee ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A portrait of the controversial, charismatic, wildly popular evangelist that includes original film and sound recordings, re-creations, commentary by historians and other experts, and personal accounts.
Anyplace but here ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers follows three patients who try to be released from Creedmoor Psychiatric Center in Queens, New York.
Mother love ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Using a large colony of new-born rhesus monkeys as subjects, Dr. Harry F. Harlow of the University of Wisconsin studies the infant-mother relationship. He tests their reactions to a variety of mother substitutes in order to find the key to the bond between mother and child and to understand the effects of denial of maternal love.
The Vanishing family crisis in Black America ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the problems of Black single-parent families in Newark, N.J. In conversations with unmarried parents, Moyers talks about patterns of teen-age pregnancy, the role of welfare, and the changes in values among Black families.
The I.Q. myth ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Describes standard I.Q. tests, shows how they have been used in the past, and examines their use today. Discusses the controversy surrounding the tests and some of the abuses that have accompanied their use.
Tuskegee Airmen ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Shows old black & white footage of the training and work of the black pilots of the 332nd Fighter Group in World War II, and present day interviews with former pilots.
Harlem renaissance the Black poets ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Poems by representatives of the early 20th century Harlem Renaissance, Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, Georgia Douglas-Johnson, Joseph S. Cotter, Jr., Fenton Johnson, Waring Cuney, and an essay by W.E.B DuBois, are read and visually interpreted.
The Search for Ulysses ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Ernle Bradford, Lawrence Durrell, and Charles Kuralt take the viewer on a journey associating the journey of Ulysses as told in the Odyssey with geographic locations which can be identified today, showing views of the Land of the Lotus Eaters, the Sirens' Rock, the Cave of Cyclops, Scylla, Charybdis, and the islands of Circe and Calypso.
Hunger in America ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
This documentary presents evidence of widespread hunger and malnutrition in one of the world's most affluent nations. The program focuses on poor people in four areas : Mexican Americans in San Antonio, Texas, starving tenant farmers in Virginia, Navajo Indians in Arizona, and black sharecroppers in Alabama. It explores factors underlying their poverty, suggests remedies and critically studies the Department of Agriculture's surplus foods, food stamps and farm subsidy programs.
The selling of the Pentagon ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
This program takes a critical look at some of the promotional public relations activities of the U.S. Defense Department. It shows businessmen observing war games, officers on lecture tours, films available for rental, and sidewalk displays. The program examines the cost and scope of these activities and questions whether their expense is warranted in peacetime. When broadcast on prime time television, the film caused tremendous controversy.
One river, one country the U.S.-Mexico border ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Along the Rio Grande, a third country is emerging, neither Mexico nor the United States, but an uncomfortable combination of the two. Its inhabitants share family and economic ties, but feel isolated from the mainstream cultures of their two native lands. Program suggests how an aggressive "good-neighbor policy" of American trade with Mexico might alleviate some of the region's economic troubles.
Safety & Study abroad ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Providing students and their parents with the necessary information regarding safety and study abroad. As the number of North American students studying abroad has increased, so has the variety of countries and experiences which they will encounter. Conditions change rapidly in some common sense approaches and preparations that individuals should consider prior to going abroad.
Raymond Loewy, father of industrial design ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Morley Safer interviews Raymond Loewy and shows some of the products designed by Loewy, such as the original Coca-Cola dispenser and the Greyhound bus. Loewy describes his views on the elements of good design and the philosophy behind his work.
Tell it like it is ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A discussion about censorship of children's books, including scenes with Judy Blume, whose book Superfudge has been criticized as being immoral. Children and authors comment on the negative impact of censorship.
20 years on the road with Charles Kuralt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Charles Kuralt began his now famous television show On the road in 1967 for CBS. This program, made in 1987, is a compilation of the highlights of twenty years of his television journalism - a touching, funny and sometimes rather amazing look at people and places across the United States.
Africa calls its drums & musical instruments ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
"An African lives, works, worships, and communicates by music. Among the musical instruments in this program are drums, zazas, wooden flutes, bells, and gourds."--Container.
Money and power the history of business ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Presents the history of business and capitalism over the past 1,000 years -- the transfer of money and power from church and crown to today's international network of businesses. Includes such landmark events as the birth of modern banking, joint stock companies and the Federal Reserve System; the Industrial Revolution; the assemblyline; the Transcontinental Railroad; the movie theater and computer. Some of the personalities featured include: Godric Finchale, King Philip II of Spain, Marco Polo, James Watt, Collis Huntington, Henry Ford, J.P Morgan, John D. Rockefeller, Henry Luce and Bill Gates.
Ku Klux Klan the invisible empire ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A study of the Ku Klux Klan, describing their aims and characteristics of the membership, and depicting some of their white-robed ceremonies. Shows historic footage of a reorganization of the Klan in 1915.
Vietnam, an historical document ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Uses television videotape news reports to trace the history of American involvement in Vietnam from the early 1950's to the fall of South Vietnam in 1973.
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