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Macqueen, Angus

Overview
Works: 86 works in 167 publications in 3 languages and 1,518 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Internet videos  Educational films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical television programs  Biography  Personal narratives‡vRussian 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Angus Macqueen
 
Most widely held works by Angus Macqueen
Wide Angle. Cocaine and Corruption in Colombia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Colombia's $5-billion-a-year cocaine trade has funded brutal civil war involving leftist guerillas, right-wing paramilitaries, and a national government severely undermined by corruption. This Wide Angle report spotlights the efforts of Maria Cristine Chirolla, head of the Colombian attorney general's anti-money laundering office, to crack down on the drug lords"--Container
Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the efforts of two journalists to secure an interview with drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, head of the infamous Sinaloa Cartel and the most wanted man in Mexco
Gulag by Angus Macqueen( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surviving prisoners and officials of the Soviet slave labor camps relate their experiences of the time and describe the conditions they endured. The camera takes the viewer through the regions where the sentences were served, from the Volga Canal outside Moscow to Siberia
The empty ATM( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the effects of national and international financial policies on the Argentinian economy. Segments include background on the banking crisis, protests, and barter clubs
Brave new world, 1945( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just over fifty years ago, Soviet and American troops met at the River Elbe and rejoiced at the defeat of Nazi Germany but their optimism was short lived. This film tracks the building tensions between these two superpowers, from the post-war world of the late 1940s through the early 1960s, as the hope for peace swiftly disintegrated into a "cold" war. Here eyewitnesses recall the meeting on the Elbe, the impact of Stalin, Churchill and Khrushchev, propaganda wars between the two nations, the Berlin blockade, the Hungarian uprising and the installation of the Berlin Wall
Yugoslavia, death of a nation( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using interviews with principle figures and archival footage, this five-part program traces the war in the former Yugoslavia from the country's initial breakup following the loss of communist control after Tito's death until the Dayton peace plan of the fall of 1995
People Power by Television Trust for the Environment( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, the Communist Party lost control of the Soviet Union, the culmination of a process that started in 1980 in the Polish shipyards when millions joined Lech Walesa's Solidarity movement which signaled the beginning of the end for Soviet-style communism. Here eyewitnesses tell the story of how the Communist system collapsed as they remember the extraordinary weeks that preceded and followed the fall of the Berlin Wall; Poland's fight for solidarity; Czechoslovakia's "Velvet Revolution;" the struggle for power in the Soviet Union and more
1989, People power( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, the Communist Party lost control of the Soviet Union, the culmination of a process that started in 1980 in the Polish shipyards. Eyewitnesses tell the story of how the communist system that dominated post-war Eastern Europe collapsed as they remember the extraordinary weeks that preceded and followed the fall of the Berlin Wall, Poland's fight for solidarity, the struggle for power in the Soviet Union, and more
1945, brave new world( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just over fifty years ago, Soviet and American troops met at the River Elbe and rejoiced at the defeat of Nazi Germany. Their optimism was short lived. This film tracks the growing tensions between these two superpowers, from the post-war world of the late 1940s through the early 1960s, as the hope for peace swiftly disintegrated into a "cold" war. Here eyewitnesses recall the meeting on the Elbe, the impact of Stalin, Churchill and Khruschchev, propaganda wars between the two nations, the Berlin blockade, the Hungarian uprising and the installation of the Berlin Wall
The rock star and the Mullahs( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salman Ahmad is the charismatic lead guitarist for the popular Pakistani rock group, Junoon. Inspired by the ancient Sufi tradition, the band's music and lyrics reflect the moderate, liberal side of Islam. This program follows Salman Ahmed as he journeys to the tolerant, ancient city of Lahore and the fundamentalist stronghold of Peshawar to reveal the internal religious and political conflicts of nuclear-armed Pakistan
Dancing for dollars( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Russian and English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once ballet was the pride of the Soviet State. Now it is in crisis - both artistically and financially. Employing a potent mix of contemporary performance and archive, this video is a hard-edged two part documentary comparing the murky present to a past of imperial splendor and Stalinist terror
People's century( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just over fifty years ago, Soviet and American troops met at the River Elbe and rejoiced at the defeat of Nazi Germany but their optimism was short lived. This film tracks the building tensions between these two superpowers, from the post-war world of the late 1940s through the early 1960s, as the hope for peace swiftly disintegrated into a "cold" war. Here eyewitnesses recall the meeting on the Elbe, the impact of Stalin, Churchill and Khrushchev, propaganda wars between the two nations, the Berlin blockade, the Hungarian uprising and the installation of the Berlin Wall
An honest citizen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Colombia's $5-billion-a-year cocaine trade has funded brutal civil war involving leftist guerillas, right-wing paramilitaries, and a national government severely undermined by corruption. This Wide Angle report spotlights the efforts of Maria Cristine Chirolla, head of the Colombian attorney general's anti-money laundering office, to crack down on the drug lords"--Container
People's century( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"By the 1970s the Soviet Union was at the height of its power, and the Communist world stretched from Asia to the heart of Europe. The Soviet regime seemed ompregnable and all-powerful. But it was a world of mass illusion"--Container
People's century, 1900-1999. People power( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collapse of the Communist system in Eastern Europe
The death of Yugoslavia( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in Serbian and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using interviews with principal figures and archival footage, this six program series traces the war in the former Yugoslavia from the country's initial breakup following the loss of communist control after Tito's death through the Dayton peace plan in November 1995
The death of Yugoslavia by Norma Percy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

5-delige documentaire serie over de ontwikkelingen in voormalig Joegoslavie. Hoe, waar, door wie en waarom de oorlog begon en verder ging
Coup by Ben Chase( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary examines the reasons for the "coup", who was involved, and why the coup failed. Includes interviews taken from the State Prosecutor's interrogations of the coup plotters, and Gorbachev's own home made video while being held prisoner in his dacha. Yeltsin becomes even more the people's favorite
People's century, 1900-1999. Brave new world( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the building tension between the United States and the Soviet Union from the 1940s through the early 60s as the hope for peace becomes a "cold" war of competing ideologies
People's century( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes 11-13 of a 26 part series which looks at the turbulent changes and major events of the twentieth century using eyewitness interviews and archival material. "Brave new world" recalls how post-war euphoria gave way to the mutual distrust of the new world superpowers. "Boomtime" looks at how affluent post-war America brought aid, skills and technology to the still war-torn western Europe and Japan. "Freedom now" looks at how the masses in Africa and Asia joined the fight for control of their own destinies
 
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