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Wiser, Mike

Overview
Works: 74 works in 197 publications in 1 language and 14,786 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Documentary films  Television news programs  Biographies  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Reporter, fmp, tlp, Director
Classifications: PN1997, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mike Wiser
League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the realities of brain injuries sustained on the field by football players and the National Football League's attempts to cover the issue up
Inside the meltdown by Artist Not Provided( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frontline investigates the causes of the worst economic crisis in 70 years and how the government responded. [The film] chronicles the inside stories of the Bear Stearns deal, the Lehman Brothers' collapse, the propping up of insurance giant AIG and the $700 billion bailout. The film examines what Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke didn't see, couldn't stop and haven't been able to fix"--Container
Frontline( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline investigates the secret history of the unprecedented surveillance program that began in the wake of September 11th and continues today. As big technology companies encouraged users to share more and more information about their lives, they created a trove of data that could be useful not simply to advertisers, but also to the government. The revelations of NSA contractor Edward Snowden would push Silicon Valley into the center of a debate over privacy and government surveillance
President Trump( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How did Donald Trump transform himself from real estate developer to entertainer to president? In this one-hour investigative biography, filmmaker Michael Kirk and his team go behind the headlines to examine the key moments that shaped America's 45th president--from his childhood to his tumultuous career in the public eye"--Container
Gunned down : the power of the NRA( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline investigates how the NRA uses its unrivaled political power to stop gun regulation in America
The Mueller investigation( Visual )

5 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For two years, special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election dominated news headlines and rocked Washington D.C. Drawing on in-depth interviews with senior law enforcement officials, Trump insiders, attorneys, authors and journalists, FRONTLINE offers an inside look into the investigation that President Donald Trump has continually deemed a 'witch hunt.'
Frontline( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the derivative securities market during the 1990s and explores early warnings of the financial crisis of 2008. Uncovers an intense battle between high-ranking members of the Clinton administration versus Elizabeth Brooksley Born who tried to sound the alarm about the need to regulate the emerging, highly complex, and lucrative derivatives markets. Examines Alan Greenspan's economic policies
Losing Iraq( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Islamic extremists gaining ground in Iraq, and the Obama administration being pulled back into the conflict, this is a timely and late-breaking report on the crisis in Iraq
Divided states of America( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one of an investigation into the deep political divisions and bitter polarization that grew during the Obama presidency. The film examines how President Obama's promise of change and unity collided with racial and political realities. Part two of an investigation into the deep divisions and bitter polarization that grew during the Obama presidency. The film examines racial tensions in America, the war for control of the GOP, and the growing dysfunction in Washington
Money, power and Wall Street( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a special 4-hour investigation, Frontline tells the inside story of the struggles to rescue and repair a shattered economy, exploring key decisions, missed opportunities, and the unprecedented and uneasy partnership between government leaders and titans of finance that affects the fortunes of millions of people around the world
The secret history of ISIS( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the emergence of the terrorist organization ISIS, in part a result of the U.S. invasion of Iraq and subsequent miscalculations by two U.S. presidents. Feautures commentary by key policymakers and counterterrorism experts
McCain( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senator John McCain's life is presented, including his complicated relationship with President Donald Trump, his experience as a POW in Vietnam, his run for the presidency in 2000 and 2008, and his decision to vote against the Republican health care bill that was to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Breaking the bank( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline goes behind the scenes to tell the inside story of how things went so wrong so fast, and to document efforts to stabilize the banking industry after its collapse in 2007
Frontline( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the tenth anniversary of September 11th, FRONTLINE Producer Michael Kirk teams up with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Dana Priest, to investigate the dramatic changes that have reshaped America in the last decade. The program examines the history of the secret side of America's 'war on terror, ' and asks how a decade of fighting terrorism has reshaped the country and whether it has made us any safer
Dreams of Obama( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Barack Obama assumes the presidency on January 20th, 2009, FRONTLINE tells the story of how a little known state senator rose from obscurity to the White House in just over four years. Dreams of Obama draws on interviews with those closest to Obama to provide insight into how he might lead the country. A personal and political biography, the film examines the key moments that shaped Obama, and asks what his election says about America
Secrets, politics, and torture( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of the fight over the CIA's controversial interrogation methods, widely criticized as torture. Based on recently declassified documents and interviews with key political leaders and CIA insiders, the film investigates what the CIA did and whether it worked
Putin's revenge( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation of how the U.S. struggled to confront Vladimir Putin over Russian involvement in the 2016 election, how revenge may have motivated Putin to target American democracy, and the U.S. responses under Presidents Obama and Trump
Inside Obama's presidency( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Barack Obama is sworn in for his second term, Frontline takes a probing look at the first four years of his presidency. With inside accounts from his battles with his Republican opponents over health care and the economy to his dramatic expansion of targeted killings of enemies, Frontline examines the president's key decisions and the experiences that will inform his second term
Frontline( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on interviews with key players in Congress and the White House, Frontline shows how a clash of politics and personalities has taken the nation's economy to the edge of the 'fiscal cliff,' and now to a second round of standoffs over the debt ceiling and sequestration
Obama's deal( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program takes viewers behind the headlines to reveal the political maneuvering behind Barack Obama's effort to remake the American health system and transform the way Washington works
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Breaking the bank
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Alternative Names
Wiser, Michael Louis, 1977-

Languages
English (109)