WorldCat Identities

Mystic Fire Video, Inc

Overview
Works: 356 works in 727 publications in 2 languages and 18,655 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  Film adaptations  Ethnographic films  Drama  Historical films  Instructional films  Experimental films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: ND212.5.A25, 709.04052
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Most widely held works about Mystic Fire Video, Inc
 
Most widely held works by Mystic Fire Video, Inc
Divine horsemen : the living gods of Haiti by Maya Deren( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary of the Voudoun religions of Haiti. Presents rituals performed by the Rada, Petro, and Congo cults, whose devotees commune with cosmic powers through invocations, sacrifices, and possession
The Four Noble Truths by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People possess an innate desire to seek happiness and to overcome suffering. The reason why Buddha emphasized the development of a profound insight into the nature of suffering is because there is an alternative, there is a way out, there is a possiblity of freedom from that suffering
A Gathering of men by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews Robert Bly about the confusion men feel today about their roles in society and in their inner lives. Alternates between this interview and a workshop in which Robert Bly leads a group of 100 men into a deeper understanding of their own grief
Ulysses by James Joyce( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day in the life of Leopold Bloom, whose odyssey through the streets of turn-of-the-century Dublin leads him through trials that parallel those of Ulysses on his epic journey home
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Campbell talks about romantic love and addresses questions about the image of woman--as goddess, virgin, Mother Earth
Beyond hate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the experiences of world figures, gang leaders, and young people trying to cope with violence in their lives, Beyond hate chronicles the impact of hate on its victims, and probes its many dimensions. Moyers listens to those gripped by hatred and those victimized by it. He also focuses on individuals and groups who are working to move beyond hatred to achieve tolerance and acceptance
Painters painting : a candid history of the New York art scene, 1940-1970 by Emile De Antonio( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emile de Antonio cultivó cercana amistad con muchos de los pintores de la ciudad de Nueva York que luego se convirtieron en celebridades. Él los filmó y entrevistó de manera informal en sus estudios privados. Entre los artistas grabados y entrevistados están Willem de Kooning, Andy Warhol, Robert Motherwell, Barnett Newman, Jules Olitski, Frank Stella, Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Helen Frankenthaler, Kenneth Noland, Larry Poons, Phillip Pavia, yd Hans Hoffman
Men & women : talking together by Deborah Tannen( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two of the most popular and exciting people at the forefront of men's and women's issues, talking to each other about gender and styles. Each brings an informed perspective on how men and women approach each other and conversation itself. Bly and Tannen agree that it is crucial to describe both the differences and similarities, so that men and women can respect each other, and in the process, present a model of how that is done
Facing hate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elie Wiesel helps probe the logic of hatred as expressed in books, religion, history and personal experience. When he was 15, his family perished in the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz. As he has struggled to understand hatred and its role in contemporary world affairs, he has become a prolific writer, a leader in the worldwide cause of human rights, and the winner of the 1986 Nobel Peace Prize
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and French and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of medieval life and faith in 13th-century France, which centers on the confrontation between a forest woman and healer and the righteous Dominican friar sent by the Pope to her village as an inquisitor to seek out heretics
 
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Languages
English (52)

French (3)