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

Overview
Works: 318 works in 371 publications in 1 language and 1,063 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Documentary films  Filmed dance  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Biographical films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Detective and mystery films  Humor 
Roles: Producer
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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 228 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 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits photographer Edward Steichen at the age of 86 at his home in Connecticut. Examines Steichen's work in various genres: fashion, industrial, nature, combat, portrait. Includes interviews and features numerous photographs
Plan to get out alive by Frank Field( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows proven steps to prevent and survive fires
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 55 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
The Wall Street connection( Visual )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Wall Street, its brokers, and the role it plays in the American economy through interviews
Harlem : a self portrait( Visual )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in English and held by 22 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. Questions focus on the mood of Harlem, the "buy black" campaign and relations with the police department
The Deep North( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduced by host Mike Schneider, a therapy group discusses their feelings of prejudice and the experiences that led to those emotions. Shows how anxiety and ignorance lead to hostility and hatred and how these forces can be lessened by a frank exchange of ideas, opinions and feelings
Honi Coles & Cholly Atkins : over the top to bebop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master tap dancers Honi Coles and Cholly Atkins demonstrate favorite tap steps and routines from the time of World War One ("Over the Top and Through the Trenches") to the mid-sixties ("Bebop"). Music is provided by a small combo. Includes incisive perspectives on tap as the dancers talk with dance authority Marshall Stearns (author of "Jazz Dance.")
Art of the sixties( Visual )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the new form of art, in the third dimension, which has emerged in the 1960's. Presents the works of fifteen reresentative major artists, including Segal's life size plaster figures and Oldenburg's monumental works
The metaphysics of Buster Keaton( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 9 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
New York Shakespeare Festival : related television coverage( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Segment two: Ten o'clock news, aired Channel 5, WNEW-TV. Segment begins at 99:23 and ends at 101:30. Stuart Klein reviews the New York Shakespeare Festival production The human comedy which began at the Public Theater and has now opened on Broadway. The show features music by Galt MacDermot and a cast which includes Rex Smith, Leata Galloway and Bonnie Koloc. Includes brief performance footage
America is--( Visual )

1 edition 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
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
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
Cambodian Royal Ballet, performance and demonstration, 1971( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Palace Dancers of Cambodia, once one of the finest Asian troupes in the world, perform two dances from the classical repertoire: Indra's Garden and the Queen of the Apsaras, and Mekhala and the Diamond. There is an demonstration of styles and commentary on training methods and Faubion Bowers, Asian arts expert, talks with an 18 year old star-dancer. She demonstrates bending the wrist backwards, hyperflexing the elbow, and balancing on one foot. This film was made before the political upheavals in Cambodia virtually destroyed that country. The Palace Dancers were all either driven into exile or killed. 1971
Film reality and film fantasy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close-up look at special effects techniques used in feature films and commercials
New York Shakespeare Festival : related television coverage from New York( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of television coverage related to the New York Shakespeare Festival. Thirteen segments from New York, N.Y. aired January 10 to December 28, 1982
WCBS-TV News/New York Times New York City Poll, May 1993( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This special topic poll dealt with issues of concern to residents of New York City and focused primarily on the mayoral campaign. Respondents were questioned regarding David Dinkins' handling of his job as mayor, their opinions of mayoral candidates David Dinkins, Rudolph Giuliani, Roy Innis, Andrew Stein, and Herman Badillo, their level of satisfaction with the mayoral candidates, whom they intended to vote for in the mayoral election, and whether Ed Koch's endorsement of a mayoral candidate would make a difference in how they voted. With the departure of Herman Badillo from the mayoral race, respondents were asked if Badillo's possible bid for comptroller and support of Giuliani's candidacy would influence their support for Giuliani. Those surveyed were also asked whether the candidates had strong leadership qualities, whether race relations would improve with the election of Dinkins, Giuliani, or Stein, whether Dinkins was tough enough to deal with the crime problem in New York City, and which of the problems facing New York City the next mayor should concentrate most on. Respondents' opinions regarding life in New York City was gauged by items inquiring whether life had improved in the last four years, whether race relations were generally good, whether the police treated both whites and Blacks fairly, whether the city and the respondents' neighborhoods were more safe than four years ago, and whether the city and the respondents' neighborhoods would be better places to live 10-15 years from now. Additional questions dealt with the New York City police department, the New York City city council, the distribution of condoms in New York City public high schools, the quality of public schools in New York City, homosexuals and homosexuality, the firing of the New York City Schools Chancellor Joseph Fernandez, immigrants, Cardinal John O'Conno ... Cf.: http://webapp.icpsr.umich.edu/cocoon/ICPSR-STUDY/06203.xml
 
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