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Wexler, Haskell

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Medium cool by Haskell Wexler( Visual )

23 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1968 in Chicago at the time of the Democratic National Convention, this is the story of a TV cameraman and his involvement with the realities of hate and hypocrisy he finds in his filming
The loved one by Tony Richardson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bemused would-be poet gets himself entangled with an unctuous cemetery entrepreneur, a mom-obsessed mortician. Also includes a featurette: Trying to Offend Everyone
The brothers Warner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harry, Albert, Sam, and Jack--the Warner brothers--turned a storefront that used a sheet for a screen into a dream factory rooted in the credo of educate, entertain and enlighten. In this fascinating documentary, filmmaker (and Harry's granddaughter) Cass Warner Sperling tells a story of sibling rivalry, social conscience, and the silver screen."--Container
A sense of wonder two interviews with Rachel Carson( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary style film, which depicts Rachel Carson in the final year of her life. Struggling with cancer and in the wake of the uproar after the publication of her book Silent spring, she recounts with both humor and anger the attacks by the chemical industry, the government, and the press as she focuses her limited energy to get her message to Congress and the American people
The best man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
Something's gonna live( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of life, death, friendship and the movies, as recalled by some of Hollywood's greatest cinema artists: renowned art directors (and pals) Robert Boyle (North by Northwest, The Birds), Henry Bumstead (To Kill a Mockingbird, The Sting) and Albert Nozaki (The War of the Worlds, The Ten Commandments), storyboard artist Harold Michelson (The Graduate, Star Trek: The Motion Picture), and master cinematographers Haskell Wexler (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Medium Cool) and Conrad Hall (In Cold Blood, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid)
Underground( Visual )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film introduces each member of the "Weathermen" in a group discussion/interview made on May 1st, 1975 in a secret location. The era of the 60's and 70's is vividly bought to life by interweaving the stories of the "Weathermen's " personal political development with the significant events and personalities of the two decades
Underground sound track of the film by Emile De Antonio( )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The complete sound track of the film by Emile de Antonio, Mary Lampson and Haskell Wexler with The Weather Underground Organization."
Emile de Antonio films of a radical saint( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Underground: The film introduces each member of the "Weathermen" in a group discussion/interview made on May 1st, 1975 in a secret location. The era of the 60's and 70's is vividly bought to life by interweaving the stories of the "Weathermen's " personal political development with the significant events and personalities of the two decades
Bringing King to China( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing King to China is the bittersweet story of Caítrín McKiernan, a young American woman struggling to bring Martin Luther King, Jr.'s dream of nonviolence to China and then back to the United States. Her life is thrown into turmoil when she thinks her father, Kevin McKiernan, a journalist covering the war in Iraq, has been killed by a suicide bomber
Bus Riders Union( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bus riders union is a rare mix of fine filmmaking, good politics, and a complex portrayal of a multiracial grassroots movement that is taking on some of the most powerful forces in Los Angeles--and winning
Elizabeth Taylor [&] Richard Burton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?: Martha and George are a bitter aging couple who, with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other
Latino America's secret war in Nicaragua( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie Guerrero is a Chicano Green Beret and a Vietnam veteran who has always been a model soldier. But now he's in the jungles of Latin America fighting a war that's not his and against an enemy that includes innocent civilians amongst its victims. Officially, he and his American comrades aren't even there. They're ordered into combat without their dog tags. And slowly Eddie begins to question what he's doing and why. His deep soul searching leads him to some very difficult decisions
Richard Pryor live on the Sunset Strip by Richard Pryor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed before a live audience at the Hollywood Palladium, this program captures Richard Pryor at his funniest, including his segment about "Pryor on Fire."
Who needs sleep?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how sleep deprivation and the long work hours of film crews are deadly and hurting their quality of life
Qualcuno volò sul nido del cuculo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregiudicato, trasferito in clinica psichiatrica, smaschera il carattere repressivo e carcerario dell'istituzione. La rivolta dura poco, ma lascia qualche segno. (Morandini)
Einer flog über das Kuckucksnest One flew over the cuckoo's nest( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From wharf rats to lords of the docks( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about Harry Bridges who had a profound effect on the American labor movement. It is focused around a filmed performance of Ian Ruskin's one-man play which explores Bridges' early life, the creation of the ILWU, his campaigns for social justice, and the four trials he endured during his quest for citizenship and was performed in San Pedro, California for a packed house of 1000 longshore workers
The hoodlum priest( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Rev. Charles Dismas Clark, a Jesuit priest who devoted himself to trying to help would-be criminals, focusing on his efforts to rehabilitate delinquent Dullea
The sixth sun Mayan uprising in Chiapas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the confrontation between Mayan Indians and large landowners and government forces in a 1994 uprising in Chiapas, Mexico. Raises questions about the destruction of entire peoples and cultures in the rush toward economic progress. Features interviews with Subcomandante Marcos and other leaders of the Zapatista movement
 
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