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Moore, Stefan

Works: 55 works in 132 publications in 3 languages and 1,084 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Fiction  Television series  Television comedies  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Stefan Moore
Most widely held works by Stefan Moore
No sex, no violence, no news( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique film examines the battle raging to control China's airwaves. Working with a government that allows nothing of social or political import to be broadcast, entrepreneurs from Hong Kong, Singapore, and Australia bring their full complement of consumerism and mindless entertainment to the millions or Chinese greedy for a glimpse of the outside world. Prof. Leonard Chu of Hong Kong Baptist University sees the arrival of television to the villages of China as a positive development, even with its limited programming. He applauds the new openness, providing a "window on the world." On the other hand, we hear from the director of Shanghai Communications whose only interest is in selling. He sees television solely as a tool for promoting Chinese products in their developing market. Gary Darcy, CEO of Murdoch's Star Network describes how BBC News was cancelled from the schedule because the Chinese government would never allow a newscast from abroad. Dr. Geremie Barme, a widely respected observer of Chinese society says, "Chinese television is a negation of the social contract which provided free educations, pensions, and social services to the people and peasants. Instead, the self sacrificing citizen of the past is being turned into a consumer."
Bush mechanics : the series( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This off-beat series follows the exploits of the Bush mechanics, a group of engaging Aboriginal characters who travel through central Australia. In each episode, the Bush Mechanics who come from the remote Warlpiri community of Yuendumu are presented with a new set of challenges - catching a car thief, getting a nephew out of jail, racing to an outback rock concert and travelling thousands of miles to gather pearl shells for a rainmaking ceremony. As they travel through the desert in their clapped-out vehicles, they solve multiple car problems with wacky and inventive bush repair techniques. Featured characters include Jack Jakamarra, an Aboriginal elder who introduces the episodes with recollections of his first strange encounters with white people and their ways, and Jupurrula, the magic mechanic who appears out of nowhere to help the Bush mechanics when they get into real car trouble. A blend of documentary and drama, each of the four episodes illuminates a particular aspect of Warlpiri life from gathering bush tucker and living in a humpy to football and rock and roll. Combining adventure, magic realism and a distinctive brand of indigenous humour, the series provides a unique insight into both contemporary and traditional Aboriginal culture. A Film Australia National Interest Program in association with Warlpiri Media Association Inc. Produced with the assistance of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia. Executive Producer: Stefan Moore. Producer: Jeni McMahon. Director: David Batty (Director), Francis Jupurrula Kelly (Co-Director). Writer: David Batty. DOP/Cinematographer: David Batty. Principal Cast: Steven Jupurrula Morton, Errol Jupurrula Nelson, Simeon Jupurrula Ross, Junior Jupurrula Wilson, Randall Jupurrula Wilson
Human contraptions by Bruce Petty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award winning animator Bruce Petty takes a satirical look at the contraptions that shape our lives. Education, sex, finance, globalism, art, media, medicine, law, government and even the brain are all transformed into evolving machines. Each five-minute episode begins with the basic concept at the nucleus of the machine. Then, combining high-energy, free-form illustrations with photographs, paintings and other snippets from the real world, Petty takes us on an anarchic journey through history as each apparatus builds to its complex contemporary form. We see how these contraptions are not immutable, but shaped by society, our changing ideas and our actions. We are encouraged to question and laugh at the haphazard and often faulty mechanisms that drive these machines that, in turn, run our lives. Narrated by Andrew Denton, this witty, provocative and entertaining series reveals these contraptions to be constructions of a very human kind - imperfect, sometimes unpredictable and always subject to change. A Film Australia National Interest Program. Produced with the assistance of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia. Executive Producer: Stefan Moore, Anna Grieve. Producer: Deborah Szapiro. Director: Bruce Petty. Writer: Bruce Petty. Narrator/Presenter: Andrew Denton. Principal Cast: Lee Perry (Character Voices), Sally Patience (Character Voices), Lucie Blinco (Character Voices)
The cars that ate China( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China is in the midst of an automotive revolution that has not been witnessed since the halcyon days of Henry Ford. Cars are now the ultimate symbol of status and prosperity in a country that is well on its way to becoming the biggest economy in the world. But car culture is also bringing about volatile class divisions, the world's worst air pollution, and fierce global competition for limited resources. And it's only just begun. China is already the second largest auto market in the world and will soon be the biggest - automakers from around the world are in a feeding frenzy for a piece of the action. Today, car culture is everywhere, in television ads, glossy magazines, glitzy showrooms and international auto shows with scantily clad models. For China's rising middle class, the new prosperity symbolised by the car is intoxicating. For the future of Chinese society, the environment and the world, some of the prospects are chilling
Medicine at the crossroads( Visual )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video series examines the scientific and social forces that have shaped the practice of medicine around the world, and how its practice varies in different countries. It explores the challenges, choices and ethical dilemmas created by technological advances in medicine
Sexual harassment from 9 to 5( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the legal and human side of sexual harassment in the workplace, portraying women whose lives were deeply affected by it. Shows the rights of women, the responsibilities of male workers and the companies which employ them, and some corporate efforts to help employees distinguish between romance, harassment, and sexual extortion. Discusses the changing laws regarding sexual harassment in the workplace and how companies are responding and complying with them
Race against the killer flu by Stefan Moore( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Slovenian and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video shows how a pandemic of the H5N1 virus or avian flu can easily occur in todays' world of global travel
Pandemic by Armand Mastroianni( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary looks at the role of medical providers working with people on the edge of society who have a high risk of catching and spreading AIDS, such as homeless drug users in Miami, Florida; sex workers in Bangkok and street kids in Kings Cross, Sydney. Also examines their special health problems and the general lack of medical care
Temple of science by Stefan Moore( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching hospitals have been the central focus for the evolution of modern medicine. They house the most revered scientists, the leading doctors, and the most sophisticated technology. Although this model of medicine has had remarkable success in treating serious diseases, teaching hospitals and the doctors they train are less equipped to provide the kind of primary care that most people need. "Temple of Science" looks at the turmoil surrounding these issues at Johns Hopkins, one of the world's leading teaching hospitals
Presumed innocent by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the dynamics of life in jail, telling the story of pre-trial detention from the viewpoints of the inmates and their guards, the lawyers, judges, and officials of the criminal justice system
Parenting our parents( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the problems children of the elderly face as they struggle to provide care for their parents. Two families who are coping with this problem offer advice and insight
Small Island, Big Fight( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer/director Aven S. Noah (general manager of the Torres Strait Islanders Media Association) charts the growing tensions between his people on Murray Island (called Mer by its inhabitants) and outside fishing interests over ocean resources that Murray Islanders believe belong to them. He explores the Islanders' economic and spiritual relationship to the sea, tracing the unbroken link from ancient stone-walled fish traps to modern island-based fishing businesses that offer a real alternative to welfare dependency
Steel City( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The employees of the BHP Steelworks in Newcastle are bracing themselves for closure. With one month to go, the termination letters have been posted and Australia's largest industrial shutdown is about to begin
Passion and fury: the emotional brain( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2 : Love. "This show examines the complexity of the emotion we call love, from the burning desire that can hit us at any moment of the day, to the giddy euphoria we feel when we first fall head-over-heels, to the incredible bond a mother feels for her infant, to the warmth and compassion we feel for the person who has sat across from us at breakfast for the past 30. years. Producer/director is Italo Costa ; writer/associate producer is Tina Verma.""--The CBC Nature of things Website
Honeybee blues( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of the world's disappearing honeybees and the efforts of Australian scientist Dr Denis Anderson to save them from annihilation. From the native bush and orchards of Australia to the industrial farmlands of the United States and the highlands of Papua New Guinea, this is a scientific detective story that tells a 21st century cautionary tale"--SBS website
Gamblers = Les mauvais joueurs by Frederic Balekdjian( Visual )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six-episode program explores the gambling industry in Australia and, also, investigates gamblers and gambling addicts
The Irish tapes( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This segment of Video television review first presents a showing of the video The Irish tapes made by Global Village co-producers John Reilly and Stefan Moore in 1972. Following the 46 min. video is an interview with its makers. The Irish tapes, an impressionistic view of the conflict in Northern Ireland, consists mainly of interviews in which the widows, prisoners, soldiers, and children speak for themselves
Code of silence by Stephen White( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the daughter of an underworld don is kidnapped and used as a pawn in the drug war, Detective Sergeant Eddie Cusack must rectify the situation. Cusack takes on the underground gang himself with the help of a remote controlled robot defense vehicle that is armed with three TV cameras, machine guns, a cannon, and a grenade launcher
The Trouble with medicine( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in Undetermined and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the social and ethical issues facing medicine in the 1990s, from genetic screening to the use of technology to prolong life in old age
Under the hammer( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four-part series which follows the fortunes of buyers, sellers and real estate agents in the residential property market
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