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Glover, Guy

Overview
Works: 140 works in 237 publications in 3 languages and 588 library holdings
Genres: History  Short films  Animated films  Computer animation films  Compilation television programs  Biography  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Miscellanea  Documentary films 
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 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Maltin hosts a program comprised of his favorite animation from the National Film Board of Canada's vast library
McLaren by Guy Glover( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

River with a problem( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film on water pollution, using the Ottawa River as an example of what happens when a river is used as a dumping place for municipal and industrial waste. Color animation illustrates exactly what happens to river water as it becomes polluted. Engineers, health authorities and civic officials voice concern over this increasingly urgent problem
The last voyage of Henry Hudson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 54 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 Street( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award winning animation film spares no feelings and minces no words. A poignant interpretation of a short story by Montréal author Mordecai Richler, it makes frank statements about how families respond to the needs of their old and infirm members. In soft washes of watercolor and ink, Caroline Leaf interprets family reactions to a dying grandmother. Animator Caroline Leaf is known for her innovative approaches to her work. One contribution to animation filmmaking is her technique of manipulating sand on a light box, a process which she began experimenting with during the creation of Sand, Or Peter And The Wolf, while she was a student at Harvard. The technique involves creating animated movement with images of fine beach sand spread onto a piece of underlit glass, while the sand is manipulated directly under the camera
The Invention of the Adolescent( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 15 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
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 2: The City: Cars or People?( Visual )

3 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second 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 2 studies the problem of transportation versus people in the city, explaining the importance of making the city accessible without allowing transportation to make it congested and uninhabitable. Discusses the treat posed by the increasing number of privae automobiles in the city
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 through Lewis Mumford's singular vision 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 relates the statement to modern-day cities and discusses how this balance can be maintained or restored in today's sprawling metropolitan regions
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
Fluxes( Visual )

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

A jumbled series of animated and live-action sequences invite the viewer to make his own interpretations of their meaning
Autoportrait by National Film Board of Canada( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce film est une véritable anthologie du film canadien, une sorte de documentaire des documentaires, témoins toujours vivants de l'histoire canadienne des dernières années. C'est l'histoire de vingt et un ans de production cinématographique à l'Office national du film du Canada, soit de 1939 à 1961
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

In our mobile society some families move a lot, and children have to make new friends just when they are becoming comfortable with the ones they have. This film tries to show what goes on in the mind of a nine-year-old girl who finds her happiness disturbed both by a move to another street and by her father's increasing drunkenness. (Award: Washington.)
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
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
Lewis Mumford on the City, Part 5 : The City as Man's Home( Visual )

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

Fifth 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 5 looks at slums, giant public-housing complexes, mass suburbs and anonymous luxury apartments to be found in large cities, explaining how they contribute to the lowering of communal standards of living. Discusses why communal standards are falling while personal standards of living are rising, and explains what cities can do to improve communal living standards
Louis-Joseph Papineau: The Demi-God( Visual )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A proud, defiant man, skillful in parliamentary debate, and Speaker of the Lower House, Louis-Joseph Papineau's sympathies were with the plain people pillaged by a mercantile ruling clique. When legislation became the instrument of private advantage he brought government to a standstill."--NFB film guide
Lewis Mumford on the City, Part 1 : The City: Heaven and Hell( Visual )

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

First of a six-part series examining all aspects of the city and the human condition as influenced by the problems of city life. Part 1 outlines the creative and destructive forces as they have affected the city in history, describing elements that influenced the creation of the first cities about 5,000 years ago, and the forces that now threaten to destroy the city
Louis-Joseph Papineau, le demi-dieu Robert Baldwin, une question de principe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le film "Louis-Joseph Papineau, le demi-dieu" raconte qu'en 1835, Papineau refuse de siéger au Parlement, mais les manoeuvres du gouverneur, Lord Aylmer, l'obligent à battre en retraite (28 min 8 sec. noir et blanc). "Robert Baldwin, une question de principe" retrace les circonstances lorsque Robert Baldwin prend la tête du Mouvement de réforme, suite à la rébellion de 1837 dans le Haut-Canada. Reconstitution historique (31 min. 55 sec. noir et blanc)
 
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