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Channel Four (Great Britain)

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Works: 7,469 works in 13,264 publications in 5 languages and 203,601 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Drama  Nonfiction films  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  History  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, Production personnel, pre, Originator, Distributor, Other, brd, Editor, pmn, Restager , Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Channel Four (Great Britain)
The elegant universe( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,602 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 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary recording featuring the recently re-discovered talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians. It reveals astonishing life stories, vibrant personalities and unforgettable music of the brillantly talented but long-overlooked performers
Citizenfour by Laura Poitras( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With unprecedented access, this gripping behind-the-scenes chronicle follows award winning director Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald's remarkable encounters with whistle-blower Edward Snowden in a hotel room in Hong Kong, as he hands over classified documents that provide evidence of mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy by the NSA
Young @ Heart by Young@Heart Chorus( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,376 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
Elizabeth I by Tom Hooper( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,354 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 )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,265 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 Farady, Antoine Lavoisier and Lise Maitner, whose innovative thinking across four centures helped lead to E=mc², and ultimately unleashed the power of the atom
The Thin Blue Line by Errol Morris( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,142 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
King Lear by Trevor Nunn( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,102 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, they uncover a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty
Galileo's battle for the heavens( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,066 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 )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc characteristics: DVD Region 1
China : a century of revolution by Sue Williams( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation with rare archival footage, insightful historical commentary and stunning eyewitness accounts from citizens who struggled through China's most decisive century"--Container
The snowman by Raymond Briggs( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an animated story about a small boy who brings his snowman into the house. Later they fly all the way to Scandinavia to find Santa Claus at the center of the snowman convention
Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who would have predicted that a hot spot left over from the Big Bang would eventually lead to our galaxy, the solar system, the Earth, - and to us? Origins explores how the universe and our planet began amid chaos and eventually gave birth to the first stirrings of life. Join cutting-dege scientists on a voyage deep into the Earth to find analogs to the earliest life on our planet, and travel a million miles from Earth with a space probe designed to capture the earliest observable "snapshot" of the Big Bang. Then watch as astronomers test an ingenious new way to detect distant planets that may harbor life, and discover that every atom in our bodies, and practically every bit of matter in the Earth, was made in the heart of stars. Hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson (shown), Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History, Origins presents startling new findings that attempt to explain just how Earth, life, and the universe all began. - Container
Sound and fury by Josh Aronson( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 996 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
Under the skin by Jonathan Glazer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An existential, experimental science fiction film with erotic overtones that journeys to the heart of what it means to be human in which an alien in the form of a voluptuous young woman prowls the streets of Scotland in search of isolated lonely and unsuspecting men whom she lures into her otherworldly lair, where they are seduced, stripped of their humanity, and never heard from again
The Mahabharata by Peter Brook( Visual )

42 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 946 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
Steve Jobs : one last thing by Steve Jobs( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary looks not only at how his talent, style and imagination have shaped all of our lives, but also at the influences that shaped and molded the man himself. Through interviews with the people who worked closely with him or chronicled his life, we gain unique insight into what made him tick. In a never before broadcast, exclusive interview, Steve Jobs expounds his own philosophy of life, and offers advice to us all on changing our own lives
The Magdalene Sisters by Peter Mullan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 934 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
Hunger by Steve McQueen( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Northern Ireland's Maze prison in 1981, twenty-seven-year-old Irish Republican Army member, Bobby Sands, went on a hunger strike to protest the British government's refusal to recognize him and his fellow IRA inmates as political prisoners. The film focuses on Sands's final days. An unflinching, transcendent depiction of what a human being is willing to endure to be heard
Last train home = Gui tu lie che by Lixin Fan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every spring, China's cities are plunged into chaos as an astonishing 130 million migrant workers journey to their home villages for the New Year's holiday. This mass exodus is the largest human migration on the planet, an epic spectacle that reveals a country tragically caught between its rural past and industrial future. Working over several years in classic verite, Chinese-Canadian filmmaker Lixin Fan travels with one couple who have embarked on this annual trek for almost two decades
 
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Alternative Names
Channel 4

Channel 4 brit televíziócsatorna

Channel 4 British public-service television broadcaster; TV channel

Channel 4 britisk privat tv-kanal

Channel 4 Cadena de televisión publica britanica

Channel 4 (Grande-Bretagne)

Channel 4 (Great Britain)

Channel 4 London

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Channel 4 Television

Channel 4 television company

Channel 4 television corporation

Channel 4 Television London

Channel 4 Tv

Channel 4 TV (Great Britain)

Channel 4 TV (Wielka Brytania).

Channel 4 (Wielka Brytania).

Channel Four

Channel Four (Didžioji Britanija)

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Channel Four Television Co.

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Channel Four television corporation

Channel Four Television (Great Britain)

Channel Four Television (London, England)

Channel Four Tv

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Chinese (6)

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