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Glover, Guy

Overview
Works: 146 works in 238 publications in 3 languages and 528 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Short films  Drama  Animated films  Experimental films  Fantasy films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp, Director
Classifications: PN1998.3.M4, 791.430230924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Guy Glover
McLaren by Guy Glover( Book )

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

The Street by Caroline Leaf( 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 what is sometimes an embarrassingly frank statement about how many families respond to their old and infirm members. In soft simple washes of watercolor and ink, the filmmaker interprets reactions to a dying grandmother, capturing family feelings and distilling them into harsh reality
The Invention of the Adolescent( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 15 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. Traces the development of the adolescent, and shows something of the real problems of this age
McLaren by Norman McLaren( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
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 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
Louis-Joseph Papineau: The Demi-God( Visual )

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

Deals with the refusal of Louis-Joseph Papineau to take his seat as Speaker of the Assembly, emphasizing his rebellion against official British policy toward Lower Canada. Shows how he became the leader of the Lower Canada rebellion, and points out his interpretation of the progressive ideas of the United States and Europe in representing the voice of the plain people in the struggle for responsible government
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
Lord Durham( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in French and English 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 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 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
The Grievance( Visual )

2 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts, step-by-step, the processing of a worker's grievance until it is settled by an arbitrator
The Summer we moved to Elm Street( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 3 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.)
Autoportrait by National Film Board of Canada( Visual )

4 editions published in 1961 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthologie relatant l'histoire de 21 ans de production cinématographique à l'Office national du film du Canada de 1939-1961
River with a Problem( Visual )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Describes a case of water pollution, using the Ottawa River as an example. When a river is used as a dumping place for municipal and industrial waste, it quickly becomes polluted. Engineers and health authorities voice their concern over this increasingly urgent problem
 
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Guy Glover kanadischer Filmproduzent

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