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Glover, Guy

Overview
Works: 155 works in 252 publications in 3 languages and 636 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Short films  Animated films  Internet videos  History  Compilation television programs  Computer animation films  Biography  Experimental films  Drama 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp, Director
Classifications: PN1997.5, 791.433
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Guy Glover
Leonard Maltin's animation favorites from the National Film Board of Canada( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Maltin introduces each film in this collection of animated films from the National Film Board of Canada's library
McLaren by Guy Glover( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

River with a problem( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the problems of water pollution in the Ottawa River, explaining that industrial and other wastes which are dumped into the river make it unfit for swimming and drinking. Includes animation
The Street by Caroline Leaf( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated film about the resentment, worry, frustration, and selfishness felt by a Jewish family in Montreal as it waits for the ailing grandmother to die. The way children view death is often with ambivalence and lack of understanding of the finality of this state. ©The Street, ♯ an award winning animated film, makes a frank statement about the ways children and families respond to death
The Stratford Adventure( Visual )

6 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts how a small Canadian city, bearing the name of Stratford and by a river Avon, created its own renowned Shakespearean theatre. The film tells how the idea grew, how a famous British director, international stars and Canadian talent were recruited, and how the Stratford Shakespearean Festival finally became a triumphant reality
The last voyage of Henry Hudson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the last voyage of Henry Hudson. "Hudson was looking for an open water route to the Orient, but he discovered instead an inland sea, a discovery that was to end in tragedy. This video realistically portrays the conflict between a man driven by his dream and the men who would not follow him."--Container verso
The Invention of the Adolescent( Visual )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the past, when distinctions between childhood and adulthood were not as finely drawn as they are today, this film traces the development of the adolescent and shows some of the real problems of this age. It notes that it was the defense of the young, the protection afforded by reformers and educators, that created the generation gap so evident today in Western society. What adolescents gained and lost from changing attitudes towards them is clearly illustrated in the film
Here and the great elsewhere ; The street ; The mysterious geographic explorations of Jasper Morello( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since 1998, The Animation Show of Shows has selected the best in animated short films from the world's most renowned animation festivals and presented them at the major animation studios to inspire their animators and directors. Now for the first time, the films featured in The Animation Show of Shows are available in this special DVD collection along with some of the most memorable animated short films of all time"--Container
Lord Selkirk( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Red River settlement, now the city of Winnipeg. The pioneer venture of Thomas Douglas, Earl of Selkirk, to establish a colony brought opposition from the North West Company, powerful rival of the Hudson's Bay Company
McLaren by Norman McLaren( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animation show of shows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

v.43: The lost thing: "While collecting bottle tops at the beach, a boy bonds with a bizarre-looking creature and sets out to find it a home"--Container. Lavatory lovestory: "Romantic fable [that] reminds us, love can arrive at any time--even in the unlikeliest of places"--Container. Maestro: "Five minutes before the Big Performance, the Maestro get ready. But which is really more important ... the preparation or the show?"--Container
Explorers of Canada( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using mostly reenactment/dramatization, this film compilation documents the exploits of three explorers who put Canada on the map: Champlain, founder of Quebec City and Governor of New France; Thompson, who mapped over a million square miles of uncharted territory; and Stefansson, who made the study of the Arctic his live's work
Angel( Visual )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this short film, a young man, a girl and a dog attempt to fly with wings more symbolic than practical. Music by poet Leonard Cohen, performed by The Stormy Clovers
The Romance of Transportation in Canada( Visual )

4 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Light-hearted animated whimsy about a down-to-earth subject: how this country's vast distances and great obstacles were overcome. The whole story of transportation is told with tongue-in-cheek seriousness, from the intrepid trail blazers of long ago to the aircraft of today and tomorrow."--Container
Lewis Mumford on the City, Part 6 : the City and the Future( Visual )

2 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final segment of a six-part series examining all aspects of the city and the human condition as influenced by the problems of city life. Part 6 explains that in many regions of the world a choice must be made between low-grade urban sprawl or a new kind of regional city. Examines prospects for the city and discusses ways to restore its role as the focus of man's highest achievement
Lewis Mumford on the City, Part 3 : the City and Its Region( Visual )

2 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third of a six-part series examining all aspects of the city and the human condition as influenced by the problems of city life. Part 3 points out that cities thrive best when they live in harmony with the countryside around them. This segment discusses how this balance can be maintained or restored in today's sprawling metropolitan regions
Lord Durham( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of the life of Lord Durham. "When he opened the way for self-government in Canada he closed the door on his own political success ; but in the end, the policies he declared for Canada became the pattern for self-rule in the rest of the Commonwealth."--Container verso
Alcoholism and the family : the summer we moved to Elm Street( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of a nine-year-old girl at a time when she feels left out of life because her family has moved to a new neighborhood where everything is different and uncertain
Fluxes( Visual )

2 editions published between 1967 and 2000 in French and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fluxes est l'une des multiples reconstitutions possibles d'un monde fragmenté par la technologie. Comme à la télévision, les images sont froides, toutes égales en importance, choix ironique des circonstances. Une sorte de magma sonore contemporain s'y superpose, créant avec elles des rapports baroques, dérisoires et signifiants. << Notre seule moralité est de survivre >> émet une voix d'une autre planète. Il semble que ce soit aussi le cas sur cette terre de robots, de machines surproductrices et d'ordinateurs, où l'homme est devenu le cobaye de ses propres expériences
Lewis Mumford on the City, Part 4: The Heart of the City( Visual )

2 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth of a six-part series examining all aspects of the city through Lewis Mumford's singular vision and the human condition as influenced by the problems of city life. Part 4 presents a study of the growing sterility, dullness and congestion that is destroying the vitality and breadth that once made cities physically attractive and humanly creative
 
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Guy Glover Canadees filmproducent (1910-1988)

Guy Glover Canadian film producer

Guy Glover kanadischer Filmproduzent

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