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WCBS-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

Overview
Works: 321 works in 350 publications in 1 language and 1,045 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Humor  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: TH9120, 770.92
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Most widely held works about WCBS-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
 
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Most widely held works by WCBS-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Life upon the wicked stage Ruby Dee, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Elaine Stritch and Inga Swenson, 1965( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four actresses elaborate on the motivation and preparation needed for an acting career, as well as the tribulations an actress may face
This is Edward Steichen by Edward Steichen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical sketch of the octogenarian photographer, humanist, and scientist, who discusses his personal philosophy and reminiscences about celebrated friends and photographic subjects
Plan to get out alive by Frank Field( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparing adults and children to escape their homes in event of a fire
The Wall Street connection( Visual )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Wall Street, its brokers, and the role it plays in the American economy through interviews
Mary Martin, Ethel Merman their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A segment from the Ford 50th anniversary show, in which Ethel Merman and Mary Martin perform songs, including medleys and duets
Cambodian Royal Ballet( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The royal Dancers of Cambodia, once one of the finest Asian troupes in the world, perform two works from the classical Khmer repertoire: "Indra's Garden and the Queen of the Apsaras", a brief excerpt from the Ramayana: Sita abducted by Ravana; and "Moni Mekhla" or "Mekhala and the Diamond" (legend of the goddess of the waters). Following the performance, Asian arts authority Faubion Bowers provides commentary and interviews the leading young dancer Voan Savay as she demonstrates styles and training methods. These dancers, all women, had just made a successful tour of the United States when this program was made. Soon thereafter the political upheavals in Cambodia virtually destroyed that country. These "apsaras" or "goddess dancers" were all either driven into exile or killed
The Deep North( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on race relations throughout the Northeast corridor of the United States. Examines the attitudes of whites towards minorities in the heart of the deep north. Includes excerpts from workshops on race relations, in which the participants representing diverse ethnic groups freely voice their feelings and thoughts about different races
Harlem a self portrait( Visual )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes footage of a speech by Malcolm X and of hundreds of Nation of Islam members outside the "Temple #7 Luncheonette" awaiting the arrival of Elijah Muhammad. Also includes interviews with George Webber, former police detective; Harold Jackman, resident of a new apartment building; poet Langston Hughes; and Frederick Weaver, Gertrude Brown, and Lloyd Von Blaine, partners in Lloyd's Barbecue, a new restaurant venture. All interviewees are African-American. Questions focus on the mood of Harlem, the "buy black" campaign and relations with the police department
Honi Coles & Cholly Atkins over the top to bebop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of tap dancing by James Macandrew and Marshall Stearns, demonstrated by Honi Coles and Cholly Atkins. Coles and Atkins dance routines of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and John Bubbles as well as several of their own. They also demonstrate rhythm tap, soft shoe dancing, "wing," "over the top" and "trenches" tap. Time did not permit discussion of bebop mentioned in the program title
Art of the sixties( Visual )

in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents modern American art during the first seven years of the 1960's. Studies the work of fifteen artists
The metaphysics of Buster Keaton( Visual )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film critic Andrew Sarris explores the artistry of Buster Keaton, both as an actor and as a film-maker, and discusses the preservation of Keaton's work with film historian Raymond Rohauer
The Golden mountain on Mott Street( Visual )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Chinese immigrant and the complex problems that confront him and his children as an ethnic minority in the United States
Masters of cinema( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock talks with Pia Lindstrom about actors and actresses he has directed and with film historian William Everson about the development of his film-making style
Film reality and film fantasy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close-up look at special effects techniques used in feature films and commercials
America is( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Joe Raposo and the young students of the Third Street Music Settlement as they rehearse and perform the song America is. Tells how the Settlement has taught music to the children of immigrants since 1894
Black reconstruction: myths and realities( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Strickland discusses the American tradition which created a myth regarding the inferiority and non-accomplishment of black people as a means of supporting the racist nature of society. He supports his opinions with clips from the film Birth of a nation and quotations from W.E.B. DuBois
Buddhism in China( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essential film for the study of Chinese history, philosophy and art, and for the study of comparative religion. It surveys the development of Buddhism in China from its introduction to its subsequent growth and transformation
First aid : treatment of fractures( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. David L. Andrews discusses signs and symptoms of fractures as well as the reasons for splinting a limb when a fracture is suspected. Demonstrates the application of a sling to the arm, a plastic air splint to the lower arm and to the leg, and board splints to a suspected fracture
Automation the next revolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film discusses the effect of automation and machines on the employment of workers
Moving together mind and body( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration through dance of one of the underlying disciplines of ancient Chinese philosophy "tai-chi," the meditation through movement
 
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English (45)