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Channel Four (Great Britain)

Overview
Works: 7,151 works in 11,634 publications in 4 languages and 200,860 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Television adaptations  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  History  Made-for-TV movies  Biography  Television mini-series 
Roles: prn, Producer, Production personnel, pre, Originator, Distributor, Other, brd, Editor, pmn, Publisher
Classifications: PR2819.A23, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by Channel Four (Great Britain)
The elegant universe by B Greene( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physicist Brian Greene discusses the historical quest for a grand unified theory in physics which will reconcile quantum physics and general relativity, and considers the possibility that superstring theory may bring an end to that search
Buena Vista Social Club by Wim Wenders( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of jazz" replace des artistes incontournables tels John Coltrane, Miles Davis, etc. dans leur propre contexte historique
Young @ Heart by Young@heart (Musical group)( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young at Heart Chorus is based in Northampton, Massachusetts. See the final weeks of rehearsal for the group, whose average age is 81 and many of whom must overcome health adversities to participate. Their music is unexpected, going against the stereotype of their age group, performing songs that range from James Brown to Coldplay. The group has toured Europe and sung for royalty. Now they are focusing on preparing new songs, not an easy endeavor, for a concert in their home town
Citizenfour by Laura Poitras( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A real life thriller unfolds by the minute, giving audiences unprecedented access to filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald’s encounters with Edward Snowden in Hong Kong, as he hands over classified documents providing evidence of mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy by the National Security Agency (NSA). CITIZENFOUR not only shows you the dangers of governmental surveillance - it makes you feel them. The film has won over 60 awards and nominations, including the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature."--Container
Elizabeth I by Tom Hooper( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[E]xplores the intersection of the private and public life of Elizabeth I in the latter half of her reign, offering a personal look at her allies, her enemies, and her suitors as she struggles to survive in a male-dominated world."--Container
Einstein's big idea( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes how Einstein arrived at his 1905 discovery that the realms of matter and energy are linked. Reveals the roots of this breakthrough in the human stories of scientists Michael Faraday, Antoine Lavoisier and Lise Maitner, whose innovative thinking across four centures helped lead to E=mc2, and ultimately unleashed the power of the atom
Shackleton by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventures. Bound for Antartica in 1914, Shackleton's ship, the Endurance, was trapped in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea. Ten months later, the ship sank, stranding Shackleton and his crew of 27. Based on the diaries and first person accounts of expedition members, the film tells of their ordeal and their 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world's worst seas that made their rescue possible
The snowman by Raymond Briggs( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaves a spell of magical winter enchantment as a young boy's snowman comes to life and escorts him on a visit to the North Pole
Frontier house( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three modern families were chosen to learn to survive as if the year is 1883. Using the tools and technology of that time they must make difficult choices and cope with the consequences in the Montana wilderness
The Mahabharata by Peter Brook( Visual )

42 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of The Mahabharata is of profound storytelling power and spiritual import; within it a civilization rises, falls and is reborn
The Thin Blue Line by Errol Morris( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Gulliver's travels by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
Galileo's battle for the heavens( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of Galileo Galilei's life, including his scientific achievements and his defense of his controversial theory that the earth revolves around the sun. Also includes how letters from his illegitimate daughter, Maria Celeste, a cloistered nun, have shed new light on Galileo's discoveries and his trial for heresy
The celluloid closet by Robert P Epstein( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assembles footage from over 120 films showing the changing face of cinema homosexuality from cruel stereotypes to covert love to the activist cinema of the 1990s. Many actors, writers and commentators provide anecdotes regarding the history of the role of gay men and lesbians on the silver screen
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan, and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge as they unleash a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty
Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution by Neil deGrasse Tyson( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Has the universe always existed? How did it become a place that could harbor life? Are we alone, or are there alien worlds waiting to be discovered? NOVA presents some startling new answers as viewers go on a cosmic journey
Secrets of lost empires( Visual )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlock mysteries and uncover lost history with the experts as they use yesteryear's thrilling technology to recreate five ancient engineering marvels and to discover what daily life was really like in these communities. Travel around the globe from China to Egypt and take a fresh, "hands-on" look at mankind's greatest cultures and civilizations. It's history from a whole new point of view
Sound and fury by Josh Aronson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the issues that arise in an extended family consisting of several deaf members when the opportunity arises for two of the children to receive a surgical implant that would enable them to hear. Explores the little-known world of deaf culture
Beckett on film by Samuel Beckett( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The comprehensive cinematic interpretation of Beckett's plays."--Container
The Magdalene Sisters by Peter Mullan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of four young Irish women are forced to enter into a "Magdalen laundry", a Catholic reformatory where they are physically, psychologically, and sexually abused
 
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Einstein's big idea
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Channel 4

Channel 4 British public-service television broadcaster; TV channel

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