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Ewing, Heidi E.

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Most widely held works by Heidi E Ewing
Jesus camp by Heidi E Ewing( Visual )

49 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows Levi, Rachael, and Tory to Pastor Becky Fischer's 'Kids on Fire' summer camp in Devil's Lake, North Dakota, where kids as young as 6 years-old are taught to become dedicated soldiers in 'God's army'. The film follows these children as they hone their 'prophetic gifts' and are schooled in how to 'take back America for Christ'"--Container
Freakonomics by Alex Gibney( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of the bestselling book about incentives-based thinking by economist Steven Levitt and journalist Stephen Dubner. Like the book, the film examines human behavior with provocative and sometimes hilarious case studies including the effects of a name, cheating in sumo wrestling, cause and effect of crime rates, and incentives for grades
Detropia( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detroit's story has encapsulated the iconic narrative of America over the last century: the Great Migration of African Americans escaping Jim Crow; the rise of manufacturing and the middle class; the love affair with automobiles; the flowering of the American dream; and now, the collapse of the economy and the fading American mythos. With its vivid, painterly palette and haunting score, Detropia sculpts a dreamlike collage of a grand city teetering on the brink of dissolution
The Boys of Baraka( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of 12-year-old boys from the most violent ghettos of Baltimore to the Baraka School, an experimental boarding school in rural Kenya, where children live by strict guidelines, yet are given the freedom to grow
Norman Lear : just another version of you( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Largely responsible for bold American television in the 1970s, Norman Lear's name is synonymous with the sitcom. From his childhood and early career with his groundbreaking TV success (All in the Family, The Jeffersons, Good Times, Maude) and social activism, Lear proved social change was possible through an unlikely prism "laughter" and created some of the greatest moments in television history
The Education of Mohammad Hussein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is an entire generation of American Muslim children who do not know a world before September 11, 2001. These children have never experienced a country which is largely unaware of, or neutral about, Islam. Instead, their faith is scrutinized and patriotism questioned, even before they can grasp these very adult concepts. The film gives a quietly searing view of a post-9/11 America that is struggling to live up to its promise of tolerance and civil justice for all
The Bronx : Crime and Justice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series, by the BBC, looks at the criminal justice system in the Bronx, NY
12th & Delaware( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The seemingly sleepy intersection of Delaware Ave. and 12th St. in Fort Pierce, Fla. is ground zero for the ferocious abortion rights battle raging in America. On one corner stands the abortion clinic A Woman's World; across the street is the Pregnancy Care Center, an ambiguously named pro-life outpost dedicated to heading off abortion seekers at the pass."--Producers
Makers : women who make America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look at American women's increasing participation in war-from Vietnam to the present-as nurses, soldiers, journalists, diplomats and spies. Among those featured are Linda Bray, the first woman to lead troops into battle, and Valerie Plame Wilson, whose career was sabotaged after she was 'outed' as a high-level spy. Viewers also hear from war correspondents like Molly Moore about life on the battlefield. The film shares the stories of military leaders who have broken through gender barriers, like General Angela Salinas, at her retirement the highest ranking woman serving in the USMC, and Vice Admiral Michelle Howard, the highest-ranking woman in the history of the U.S. Navy
Makers : women who make America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Track the rise of women in the world of comedy, from 1970s sitcoms like 'Maude' to the groundbreaking women of the 1980s American comedy club boom. Today, movies like 'Bridesmaids' break box office records and the women of Saturday Night Live are often more famous than their male counterparts. Contemporary comics including Chelsea Handler, Mo'Nique, Sarah Silverman, Joan Rivers, Ellen DeGeneres, Jane Lynch and Kathy Griffin talk about where women started in this competitive, male-dominated profession and where they are determined to go
Not guilty by reason of insanity by Jonas R Rappeport( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a visit to New York's Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center, a maximum-security hospital for the criminally insane. Interviews some of the inmates that successfully used the controversial insanity plea to escape prison
Freakonomics : the movie( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The highly anticipated film version of the phenomenally bestselling book about incentives-based thinking by renowned economists Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. Like the book, the film examines human behavior with provocative and sometimes hilarious case studies, bringing together a dream team of filmmakers responsible for some of the most acclaimed and entertaining documentaries in recent years
Nine for IX( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the award-winning producers of 30 for 30, this exceptional set celebrating the 40th anniversary of Title IX features nine documentary films about women in sports, directed by an extraordinarily diverse group of female filmmakers. Executive produced by Jane Rosenthal (co-founder, Tribeca Film Festival) and Robin Roberts (co-anchor, Good Morning America), these critically-acclaimed films highlight Pat Summitt's remarkable story, Venus Williams fight for equal pay and the 1999 US Women's World Cup team, among others. An inspirational collection of remarkable and moving films, Nine for IX is certain to appeal to all independent film fans. 4 Disc Set. Venus VS.: Why was Venus Williams the key catalyst in getting Wimbledon to finally award equal prize money to women players? She was the right player at the right time to lead the charge. Directed by Ava DuVernay. Pat XO: This raw, authentic portrait of legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt takes the camera from the filmmaker's hands and places it into those who know her best. Directed by Lisa Lax/Nancy Stern Winters and Produced by Robin Roberts. Let Them Wear Towels: When a female journalist was sexually harassed by New England Patriots players in 1990, it set off a national debate about women in men's locker rooms. In Let Them Wear Towels, you'll hear stories of raw behavior and remarkable resolve. Directed by Annie Sundberg and Ricki Stern. No Limits: Through her battle with scoliosis, Audrey Mestre discovered a passion for the ocean that led her to competitive free diving. No Limits looks at the human quest to push beyond our limits, a quest that can sometimes be fatal. Directed by Alison Ellwood. Swoopes: Sheryl Swoopes has struggled with love, family and money, but she has never lost her spirit. In Swoopes, you will meet someone who is not your everyday superstar, but a woman who has defied many labels. Directed by Hannah Storm. The Diplomat: Katarina Witt may have been one of East Germany's most famous athletes at the height of the Cold War, but The Diplomat shows how the figure skater ended up being a beneficiary and victim of the socialist regime. Directed by Jennifer Arnold and Senain Kheshgi. Runner: Mary Decker was supposed to finally have her Olympic moment at the 1984 Games. But that moment turned to heartbreak after a collision with Zola Budd produced one of the most infamous moments in sports history. Directed by Shola Lynch. The '99ers: With candid, behind-the-scenes footage, The '99ers offers a unique look at the U.S. soccer team that changed the face of women's sports, reuniting key players from the squad to examine how the stage has changed since then. Directed by Erin Leyden; Produced by Julie Foudy. Branded: There is a double standard placed on women in sports -- they have to be the best players on the field and the sexiest off of it. Can female athletes ever gain equal footing with their male counterparts? Directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady
Nine for IX( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the award-winning producers of 30 for 30, this exceptional set celebrating the 40th anniversary of Title IX features nine documentary films about women in sports, directed by an extraordinarily diverse group of female filmmakers. Executive produced by Jane Rosenthal (co-founder, Tribeca Film Festival) and Robin Roberts (co-anchor, Good Morning America), these critically-acclaimed films highlight Pat Summitt's remarkable story, Venus Williams fight for equal pay and the 1999 US Women's World Cup team, among others. An inspirational collection of remarkable and moving films, Nine for IX is certain to appeal to all independent film fans. 4 Disc Set. Venus VS.: Why was Venus Williams the key catalyst in getting Wimbledon to finally award equal prize money to women players? She was the right player at the right time to lead the charge. Directed by Ava DuVernay. Pat XO: This raw, authentic portrait of legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt takes the camera from the filmmaker's hands and places it into those who know her best. Directed by Lisa Lax/Nancy Stern Winters and Produced by Robin Roberts. Let Them Wear Towels: When a female journalist was sexually harassed by New England Patriots players in 1990, it set off a national debate about women in men's locker rooms. In Let Them Wear Towels, you'll hear stories of raw behavior and remarkable resolve. Directed by Annie Sundberg and Ricki Stern. No Limits: Through her battle with scoliosis, Audrey Mestre discovered a passion for the ocean that led her to competitive free diving. No Limits looks at the human quest to push beyond our limits, a quest that can sometimes be fatal. Directed by Alison Ellwood. Swoopes: Sheryl Swoopes has struggled with love, family and money, but she has never lost her spirit. In Swoopes, you will meet someone who is not your everyday superstar, but a woman who has defied many labels. Directed by Hannah Storm. The Diplomat: Katarina Witt may have been one of East Germany's most famous athletes at the height of the Cold War, but The Diplomat shows how the figure skater ended up being a beneficiary and victim of the socialist regime. Directed by Jennifer Arnold and Senain Kheshgi. Runner: Mary Decker was supposed to finally have her Olympic moment at the 1984 Games. But that moment turned to heartbreak after a collision with Zola Budd produced one of the most infamous moments in sports history. Directed by Shola Lynch. The '99ers: With candid, behind-the-scenes footage, The '99ers offers a unique look at the U.S. soccer team that changed the face of women's sports, reuniting key players from the squad to examine how the stage has changed since then. Directed by Erin Leyden; Produced by Julie Foudy. Branded: There is a double standard placed on women in sports -- they have to be the best players on the field and the sexiest off of it. Can female athletes ever gain equal footing with their male counterparts? Directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady
Return of the tribal : body piercing( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For some people, body modification is a form of pop expression, while for others it is a rite of passage and a symbol of belonging. This program travels through the United States, Ethiopia, and Sri Lanka to examine different types of body modification practiced today, including body painting, tattooing, scarification, body piercing, and structural alteration."--Container
Nine for IX( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venus vs: Venus Williams' fight for equal pay for women at one of the world's most prestigious tennis tournaments
Jesus camp : America is being born again, are you ready?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus Camp follows a group of children to Pastor Becky Fischer's "Kids on Fire Summer Camp", where kids are taught to become dedicated Christian soldiers in God's army and are schooled in how to take back America for Christ. The film is a first-ever look into an intense training ground that recruits born-again Christian children to become an active part of America's political future
Branded( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sports are supposed to be the ultimate level playing field, but in the media and on Madison Avenue, sometimes looks matter more than accomplishments. Academy Award-nominated filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady explores the double standard placed of female athletes to be the best players on the filed and the sexiest off of it. Featuring interviews with Mary Lou Retton, Chris Evert, Lolo Jones and Gabby Reece."--Container
Freakonomics le film by Heidi E Ewing( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le prénom choisi par vos parents forge-t-il votre destin? Les lutteurs de sumo sont-ils véritablement au dessus de tous soupçons? Tout ce que vous avez toujours voulu savoir sur l'économie, sans oser le demander, Freakonomics vous le révèle. Avec humour et originalité, les réalisateurs, dont Morgan Spurlock et Seth Gordon, mettent en scène de manière ludique les lois de l'économie pour expliquer les comportements des individus en société
Jesus camp : America is being born again( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical examination of the recruitment of fundamentalist "born again" Christian children to train them for an active part of America's political future. Following the terrorist attacks there is a concern to prevent non-Christian ideology wielding influence. Shows three children at summer camp in Devil's Lake, North Dakota and the training they receive
 
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Ewing, Heidi.

Languages
English (125)

German (3)

French (3)

Spanish (2)