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Kunhardt Productions

Overview
Works: 165 works in 347 publications in 1 language and 14,160 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Biography  Genealogy  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Historical films  Biographical television programs  Television programs 
Roles: prn
Classifications: JK511, 342.73
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Most widely held works by Kunhardt Productions
Mandate: the president and the people by Philip B Kunhardt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, narrated by veteran CBS News correspondent Lesley Stahl, examines the long and complex relationship between the presidency and public opinion. Leading historians, political scientists, and public figures offer insight into presidents and the presidency from George Washington through FDR
The American president by Philip B Kunhardt( Visual )

85 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States
African American lives( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
African American lives 2( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Gates guiding eleven other African Americans on a search for their ancestry while exploring the history of African Americans from the Middle Passage and slavery to the early 20th century. Shows how genealogical investigations and DNA analysis help Maya Angelou, Bliss Broyard, Don Cheadle, Morgan Freeman, Peter Gomes, Kathleen Henderson, Linda Johnson Rice, Tom Joyner, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Chris Rock, Tina Turner, and Gates himself discover where they come from and who they are
Road to 9/11( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... this dramatic documentary chronicles the deep historical roots of Al-Qáida, examining the years of political oppression, economic stagnation, religious fanaticism, and violence that gave rise to the attacks of September 11. 2002. It features rare footage, and insightful commentary by leading scholars and journalists including Bernard Lewis, Fareed Zakaria, Thomas Friedman, Irshad Manji, Azar Nafisis, Kanan Makiya, Fawaz Gerges, and David Fromkin."
In memoriam : New York City 9/11/01( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tuesday, September 11, 2001 started as just another beautiful day. At 8:47am, the city would be jolted into its worst nightmare as a chain of tragic events unfolded, changing the lives of New Yorkers and Americans forever. People from 115 different countries died at the World Trade Center. Film features still photographs and video from 118 individuals and 16 news agencies, much of it never-before seen, from in and around New York City. The attack on the WTC was the most documented event in history
Lincoln( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the drama of Lincoln in his own words. Drawn from letters, speeches and diaries, Lincoln's words are brought to life by the voice of actor, Jason Robards. Uses historic black and white photographs to portray Lincoln and the period of the Civil War in American history
Echoes from the White House : a celebration of the bicentennial of America's mansion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the 200th anniversary of America's mansion - the White House, with a look at the stories, both public and private, that have unfolded within its walls. Reincarnates two centuries of power-plays, tragedies, crises, celebrations and victories through the words of those involved
Fighting for freedom : Revolution & Civil War( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British subjects convinced that Great Britain is trying to take away their freedoms fight the Revolutionary War. America founded on the belief that all persons might be free, with a glaring contradiction. The conflict with slavery lead to the Civil War
Freedom : a history of US by Kunhardt Productions( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom
The people's palace : a portrait of the New York Public Library( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1895, NYPL has influenced the lives of countless Americans. Generations of children have learned to read here; millions of immigrants have assimilated into their new country. Unparalleled resources are housed here. Writers and artists have found inspiration from the volumes on its shelves. Guarded by two famed, stone lions, this library has played a vital role in Manhattan's social, cultural, and economic lives. This documentary traces the history and influence of "The People's Palace."
The people's palace : a portrait of the New York Public Library( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary focusing on the history, collections and users of the New York Public Library
Life in Camelot : the Kennedy years( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an intimate portrait of the life and times of John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Freedom : a history of us( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nation seethes with racial conflict as immigrants increasingly become targets of prejudice, and as settlers and soldiers massacre Western Indians and force them onto reservations. As European freedom-seekers continue to pour into America through Ellis Island, the Supreme Court finally rules that non-citizens are due equal protection under the law
Violence : an American tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the punishment of defenseless Native Americans by Christopher Columbus 500 years ago, to the domestic and racially motivated assaults that run rampant today. American history is permeated by acts of violence. Using archival photos and footage, as well as the words of both historical figures and current experts in sociology, medicine and history, this program explores the recurring patterns of violence that have emerged in our society as as result of insurrection, anger, prejudice, and ignorance. Hosted by civil rights activist Julian Bond, the program examines many of the most notorious acts of violence that have scarred the American psyche over the past 200 years, and concludes that if Americans do not learn from their violent heritage, they may be doomed to repeat it
Til the river runs clear( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of efforts led by folk singer Pete Seeger to clean up the Hudson River, which by the mid-1960s had become one of America's most polluted rivers
Lincoln( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the drama of Abraham Lincoln in his own words. Drawn from letters, speeches and diaries, Lincoln's words are brought to life by the voice of actor, Jason Robards. Uses historic black and white photographs to portray Lincoln and the period of the Civil War in American history
Lincoln. I want to finish this job, 1864( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the turmoil of the Civil War formed the back-drop for Lincoln's re-election campaign in 1864
A matter of destiny : family ties & happenstance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two of ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States. In episode 1, the focus is on John Q. Adams, Benjamin Harrison, Franklin Roosevelt and John Kennedy; Episode 2 looks at John Tyler, Millard Fillmore, Andrew Johnson, Chester Arthur and Harry Truman--all "accidental" presidents
Executive vision : the American way & the world stage( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two of ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States. In episode 5, the focus is Jefferson, Coolidge, Hoover, Reagan; Episode 6 looks at Monroe, McKinley, Wilson and Bush
 
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African American lives 2
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African American lives 2Road to 9/11Echoes from the White House : a celebration of the bicentennial of America's mansionA matter of destiny : family ties & happenstanceExecutive vision : the American way & the world stage