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Glover, Guy

Overview
Works: 160 works in 241 publications in 3 languages and 576 library holdings
Genres: Short films  Animated films  History  Compilation television programs  Computer animation films  Educational films  Biography  Drama  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
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 )

2 editions published in 1980 in Portuguese and English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

River with a problem( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 35 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 27 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 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic documentary describes how a small Canadian city, bearing the name of Stratford and nestled beside the Avon River - named after the Avon in Englad - realized the vision of one of its sons: the creation of a theater for the staging of the finest Shakespearean drama. The Stratford Adventure also explains how the idea grew; how a famous British director, internationally known stars, and Canadian talent were recruited; and how the Stratford Festival finally became a triumphant reality
The last voyage of Henry Hudson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 26 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
McLaren by Norman McLaren( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animation show of shows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 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
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
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
Louis-Joseph Papineau - Le demi-dieu( 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)
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 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 through Lewis Mumford's singular vision 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 2: The City: Cars or People?( Visual )

2 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 4 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: Cars or people?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second of a six-part series examining all aspects of the city 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 threat posed by the increasing number of private automobiles in the city
 
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Guy Glover Canadees filmproducent (1910-1988)

Guy Glover kanadischer Filmproduzent

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