WorldCat Identities

Holmes, J. B.

Overview
Works: 10 works in 25 publications in 1 language and 135 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Biographies  Documentary television programs  Technical reports  Historical films 
Roles: Restager
Classifications: PN1995.9.D5, 791.43658
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. B Holmes
Land of promise : the British documentary movement 1930-1950( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring 40 films ... this extensive collection is a major retrospective of the British documentary-film movement during its period of greatest influence. These films--many of which are available here for the first time since their original release--capture the spirit and strength, concerns and resolve of Britain and its people before, during and after the Second World War"--Container
Land of promise : the British documentary movement 1930-1950 by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring over 40 films over four DVDs, this extensive collection is a major retrospective of the British documentary film movement during its period of greatest influence. These films - many of which are made available here for the first time since their original release - capture the spirit and strength, concerns and resolve of Britain and its people before, during and after the Second World War
Police and thieves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Britain's Central Office of Information (COI) was responsible for producing thousands of films which celebrated Britain, its people and their achievements. This collection of short films and television programs surveys the subjects of crime, juvenile delinquency, policing and the justice system. HIghlights include: Youth club, which proposed a solution to keeping young people out of trouble; Help yourself, a no-nonsense crime prevention film; Man on the beat and British policeman, meant to bolster recruitment for the police force
Tales from the shipyard : Britain's shipbuilding heritage on film by Paul Rotha( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection charts Britain's shipbuilding heritage through famous documentaries, little-known cinematic gems, and emotive actuality films
Phenol manufacture in Germany by the chlorination, sulfonation, and Raschig processes by Robert Henry Krieble( Book )

3 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land of promise : the British documentary movement 1930-1950( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring over 40 films over four DVDs, this extensive collection is a major retrospective of the British documentary film movement during its period of greatest influence. These films - many of which are made available here for the first time since their original release - capture the spirit and strength, concerns and resolve of Britain and its people before, during and after the Second World War
Coastal Command( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the work of a Sunderland flying boat involved in convoy escort duty in the North Atlantic
Land of promise. the British documentary movement 1930-1950( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Disc 3 in a series featuring films in a major retrospective of the British documentary-film movement during its period of greatest influence
British transport films collection( Visual )

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

"The third volume contains classics as The finishing line, Inter-City 125 and Just like the rest of us, as well as rare gems like Centenary Express and Give your car a holiday" -- container
Land of promise. the British documentary movement 1930-1950( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The second disc in a series featuring 40 films in a major retrospective of the British documentary-film movement during its period of greatest influence
 
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English (25)