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Glover, Guy

Overview
Works: 120 works in 203 publications in 3 languages and 479 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Drama  Short films  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies  Miscellanea  Film adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Producer, 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 100 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 )
3 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Street ( Visual )
5 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 Montréal as it waits for the ailing grandmother to die
River with a problem ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 18 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 last voyage of Henry Hudson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 15 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 )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses paintings and sketches of the past to portray the changes which have occurred over the last three or four centuries in attitudes toward the transitional period from childhood to adulthood in Western society
The city: Heaven and hell ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 9 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
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
The city and the future ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 8 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
The heart of the city ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 8 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
The City and its region ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 8 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
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
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
Angel ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features a girl, a young man and a dog trying to fly. An experimental film which explores the possibilities of high contrast through over-exposure
Bethune by John Kemeny ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inspiring story of a remarkable Canadian, Norman Bethune, revered in China for his humanitarianism during the revolution
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
Fluxes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A jumbled series of animated and live-action sequences invite the viewer to make his own interpretations of their meaning
Never a backward step a film by National Film Board of Canada ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profile of the Canadian newspaper baron, Roy Herbert Thomson, who became Lord Thomson of Fleet, includes frank interviews with Lord Thomson
Autoportrait by National Film Board of Canada ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in French and held by 4 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. (Série de cinq parties)
John A. Macdonald, the impossible idea ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" 'The fox is out of tricks,' taunted his opponents. 'Bankrupt of ideas, he offers us clouds.' Such was the reception of the Macdonald vision of a Dominion reaching from sea to sea - an audacious proposal regarded as uncertain of success even by his supporters. Here is a memorable flashback."--NFB film guide
 
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English (51)
French (8)
Portuguese (1)