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Steiner, Nancy

Overview
Works: 81 works in 148 publications in 4 languages and 8,626 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Road films  History  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary television programs  Television adaptations  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Costume designer, Director, Other, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Steiner
Lost in translation by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Shopgirl by Qiling Mao( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Porter is a buttoned-down 50-something executive who reaches out to a much younger woman as his Los Angeles playmate. Mirabelle, a 20-something with a pile of promises, debt, and depression, fades away in a slow corner of Saks, while trying to sell unneeded formal gloves. She's a wisp of a person, with a cat who doesn't love her, and when she finds a suitor, it's Jeremy, a scruffy artist who babbles on about speakers. When the gentlemanly Porter calls, his appearance in her life begins to make her whole. It also immediately sets her up for sadness, because Ray thinks of Mirabella as a precious outlet for sex, while Mirabelle, very mistakenly, sees Ray as a potential lifelong mate
The good girl by Jennifer Aniston( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-year old Justine longs for a life more fulfilling than the one she leads with her boring husband and the dead-end job she has. But when a passionate young co-worker catches her eye and steals her heart, Justine's good girl existence takes a turn for the worse
The Million Dollar Hotel by Wim Wenders( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a downtown fleabag hotel, a media mogul's son has died and FBI agent Skinner (Gibson) has been brought in to find the murderer among the hotel's guests
Fighting for freedom : Revolution & Civil War( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 320 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
Safe by Todd Haynes( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol White is an L.A. housewife in the late 1980s who comes down with a debilitating illness. After the doctors she sees can give her no clear diagnosis, she comes to believe that she has frighteningly extreme environmental allergies. A prescient commentary on self-help culture, as a metaphor for the AIDS crisis, as a drama about class and social estrangement, and as a horror film about what cannot be seen
Freedom : a history of US by Kunhardt Productions( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom
Human nature by Michel Gondry( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go for a walk on the wild side in this deliciously twisted tale about three strangers caught in a hair-raising love triangle
What Is Freedom?( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 191 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
Little Miss Sunshine by Michael D Arndt( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dysfunctional family undertakes a road trip to California in order to allow their 7-year old daughter to participate in the Little Miss Sunshine beauty pageant
Working for Freedom( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As industrial progress continues and the gap between the rich and poor widens, a new labor movement emerges to advocate for workers' rights. The strike at Lawrence, Massachusetts is a victory for workers; and Susan B. Anthony paves the way for women's right to vote
A Fatal Contradiction( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom. Episode 5: The Declaration of Independence declares, "All men are created equal," but there is a glaring exception -- America's slaves. Episode 6: The most terrible war in America's history is fought over the future of slavery in our nation. Looks at the issue of slavery, the abolition movement and the Civil War
Democracy and Struggles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the postwar free world, America becomes the acknowledged leader, striving to rebuild democracies abroad. As the Iron Curtain falls and the Cold War begins, fear of communism spreads through the country, sparking Joseph McCarthy's communist witch-hunts. At the same time, the U.S. finally faces up to racial separatism when the groundbreaking Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education outlaws segregation
Marching to Freedom Land( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom. Episode 15, Marching to freedom land: While the 1960s bring progress in the quest for freedom, this is an explosive decade that threatens to tear apart the fabric of society. President Kennedy is assassinated, and Lyndon B. Johnson pursues the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr. is assassinated, leaving behind a legacy of successful non-violent civil rights resistance. Episode 16, Becoming free: America continues to make tremendous strides through the prosperity of the 1980s, 1990s, and into the new millennium. But few pay attention as poverty increases at home and anti-Americanism spreads abroad. The nation's mettle is severely tested by the tragedy of September 11, 2001, but Americans rally together. American freedom becomes more important than ever before
Independence( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom. Episode 1: The colonists in America decide to stake everything on an armed struggle for freedom and a chance to build a new kind of nation. Episode 2: After defeating the world's most awesome military power, Americans turn to the task of creating a government that will live up to their high ideals. Concludes with a look at the unknown West through the Lewis and Clark expedition
Safe for Democracy?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a documentary series chronicling the epic journey of America's commitment to liberty and the idea of freedom. Episode 11: With help from the Wright brothers, the country begins to soar culminating in the trans-Atlantic flight by Lindbergh. Americans join a fight for freedom in World War I and at home women get the vote. Episode 12: America enters into an economic depression, Franklin D. Roosevelt initiates the New Deal and the United States enters World War II
Freedom : a history of us( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The newly unveiled Statue of Liberty is a symbol of all that is best in America, inspiring a time of reform and compassion. Mother Jones brings the child labor issue to the forefront of the nation's consciousness, and Jane Addams, America's first social worker, creates Hull House. Ida Tarbell exposes the abuses of John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company
Freedom : a history of us( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroic soldiers in blue and gray endure the bloodiest battles ever fought on American soil, as the country fights a civil war over the future of slavery. Grim battles unfold: Bull Run, Antietam, and Gettysburg. Famous generals Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee lead the war between the North and the South. Lincoln speaks eloquently at Gettysburg, and just a year and a half later is brutally assassinated at Ford's Theater
Freedom : a history of us( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nation is in love with progress, and innovations include steamboats, the Erie Canal, and the first railroads. The Industrial Revolution brings Americans new leisure and personal freedom -- but there is a dark side to the story for factory workers and women. Reformers begin to rail against horrendous conditions, while people like Sojourner Truth and Elizabeth Cady Stanton rally for equal rights
Freedom : a history of us( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America continues to make tremendous strides through the prosperity of the 1980s, 1990s and into the new millennium. The nation's mettle is severely tested by the tragedy of September 11, 2001, but the people of the United States rally together. New York City comes to stand as a symbol of American diversity
 
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