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Goldcrest Films and Television

Overview
Works: 253 works in 905 publications in 2 languages and 8,485 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Internet videos  Educational films  War films  Historical films  Comedy films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Publisher, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Goldcrest Films and Television
 
Most widely held works by Goldcrest Films and Television
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and French and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dith Pran is an aid, translator and friend of two journalists who are covering the war in Cambodia. He is eventually exiled to the labor camps in Cambodia's countryside, where he endures four years of starvation, torture and war before escaping to Thailand
The Far pavilions by Peter Duffell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting tale of the love of an English officer for an Indian princess set against the splendor of Imperial India in the last century
The Wipers Times( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1916 and British Captain Fred Roberts and his detachment of Sherwood Foresters discover an abandoned printing press in the ruins of Ypres, Belgium. Roberts has an idea: he will produce a newspaper to raise the spirits of his soldiers, taking their minds off 'the attentions of Messrs Hun and Co.' They call it The Wipers Times, after the army slang for Ypres, and fill it with spoofs, jokes, and subversive comedy. A hit with the troops on the Western Front, it also incurs the wrath of top brass who want it banned
Africa before the Europeans, 100-1500( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the civilizations and empires of Africa before the arrival of the Europeans. Tells how the Bantu people left their homeland in the Cameroons and displaced the people in the south
Robin of Sherwood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In episode 1, while imprisoned in Nottingham Castle, Robins meets the men who will follow him into Sherwood. Epsisode 2, continues the adventure with Robin's escape and his rescue of the Lady Marion. In episode 3, Jennet of Elsdon, accused of witchcraft and sentenced to die, is offered a reprieve by the Sheriff if she will use her powers against Robin. Episode 4: Robin faces the wrath of the Knights Templars who believe he has stolen their sacred emblem. Epsisode 5: Alan A Dale, a young minstral, is heartbroken because his beloved is being forced to marry the Sheriff. Episode 6: Robin earns the gratitude of King Richard because of his rescue during an ambush. In episode 7, Herne prophesises the death of King Richard and Prince John arrives with a mysterious prisoner. In Episode 8, the Sheriff plots the murder of a Jewish merchant to whom he owes a great deal of money. In episode 9, a band of Flemeish mercenaries are hired to finish Robin Hood. Episode 10 finds Robin bewitched by the evil enchantress Lilith. Episode 11, Robin Hood and his band must overcome black magic and wickedness as they defend a village of innocent people from a group of terrorizing horsemen ruled by Morgwyn of Ravenscar. Episode 12, Morgwyn has bewitched Robin's followers leaving him alone to face the most powerful forces of darkness. Episode 13, The Sheriff, threatened with the loss of office, sets out to finally dispose of Robin Hood
Stolen seas : tales of Somali piracy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a chilling exploration of the Somali pirate phenomenon and forces you to rethink everything you thought you knew about pirates
Moving parts by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how human muscle activity is coordinated by the cerebellum and how position sensors in the muscles and joints along with the balancing mechanism of the inner ear enable the body to be controlled. Presents cinemicrophotography of the interior of the knee
Local hero by Bill Forsyth( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about the interaction between Americans representing a Texas oil company and the inhabitants of a small village in Scotland
Robin of Sherwood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series that adds a bit of sorcery and mysticism to the swordplay and social justice that have made the heroic outlaw so endearing and enduring. In these tales, the young nobleman Robert of Huntingdon assumes the mantle of the fallen Robin of Loxley. Guided by the forest spirit Herne, he reassembles Robin's band and resumes the campaign against the greedy Sheriff of Nottingham
Two hearts that beat as one( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the structure and functioning of the heart. It analyzes the three basic components of the heart --muscle, valves, and pacemaker-- and shows how each one contributes to the demands of daily life
Internal defenses by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the human body responds when the whole body is attacked by bacteria or viruses. Explores the roles of the spleen, the lymphatic system, white blood cells, and antibodies. Uses the common cold as an example of the response of the body to a viral attack
Into the world by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines human birth, using fetoscopy and models to show what happens from the baby's viewpoint. Discusses the physiological events immediately following birth, such as changes to the infant's heart, the sucking reflex, and the establishment of the mother-child relationship
The far pavilions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting tale of the love of an English officer for an Indian princess, set against the splendor of Imperial India in the 19th century
Muscle power by written and produced by., Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through cinemicrophotography, shows how human muscles produce enormous strength as two types of molecules telescope against each other in large numbers. Includes muscular activity that takes place involuntarily, such as contraction of the heart muscule and the motion of the digestive tract
Breakdown( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows what happens to food through the entire human alimentary canal. Shows how food is dissolved in acid, how the liver and gall bladder work, and how digestion and absorption are carried out
Digestion by Didier Sicard( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores appetite and hunger in the human body. By means of photography of the interior of the body, shows the actions of a salivary gland, the swallowing reflex, and the churning of the stomach as food is broken down and processed
Aging by Jamie Guth( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program covers the physical process of aging, examining the various body systems to see how and why they change as they age. It also shows that not all the changes in older people are inevitable and that some changes in the aging body can be slowed down or reversed."--Cover
Accident by Hannah Höch( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the human body is able to deal with various local problems, such as wounds, bacterial invasions, fractures, and obstructions to various passages. Depicts the sequence of events when skin or bone is damaged, and shows the defensive reactions of blood clotting and fever
Breath of life by National Library of Medicine (U.S.)( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the human body gets the regular supplies of air it needs and rids itself of carbon dioxide. Shows how the exchange of information between the brain and chest muscles enables the body to meet varying demands for oxygen
Messengers by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how chemical messengers control and coordinate many different processes of the human body. Focuses on the role hormones play in response to a sudden emergency, the so-called fight or flight reaction
 
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Alternative Names
Goldcrest Films International.

Goldcrest Television

Languages
English (175)

French (1)