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Vision Video (Firm)

Works: 1,196 works in 1,917 publications in 3 languages and 40,297 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Documentary films  Biography  Hagiographical films  History  Nonfiction films  Religious television programs  Film adaptations  War films 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Vision Video (Firm)
  • Let's go to church by National Baptist Convention of the United States of America( Visual )
Most widely held works by Vision Video (Firm)
Bonhoeffer, agent of grace( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. ... The Nazis hanged him on April 9, 1945 ... Bonhoeffer's last years, his participation in the German resistance and his moral struggle are dramatized in this film."--Container
Romero by Richard Jordan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romero is the true story of the Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero who lived in El Salvador during the political unrest in the 1970s. The government launched a 'terror campaign' against the guerillas in an attempt to crush them. Archbishop Romero's protests against the government's actions was perceived as disloyalty. As an example to others, the government began to destroy churches and murder priests. Despite persecution, Romero continued to speak out against the atrocities the government was committing against the people of El Salvador, until his assassination
The Amish : a people of preservation( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated look at various aspects of the Amish community, including its history, the world view beliefs of the Amish, and the simplicity of their lifestyle. Shows various activities of the family
Shadowlands( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of C.S. Lewis, this film is about the agonizing spiritual crisis of C.S. Lewis when his wife died from cancer. The love, grief, pain, and sorrow were so shattering to Lewis that his basic Christian beliefs, magnificently communicated in his many books, were now called into serious doubt. But he picked up the pieces and moved out of the depressing "shadowlands," realizing that "real life has not even begun yet."
A time for burning( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Originally rejected by the three major networks for being too controversial, this classic cinéma vérité film ... captures an all-white Lutheran Church in Omaha, Nebraska as their eager, but earnest pastor tries to get the congregation to reach out to their fellow black Lutherans ... As tensions threaten to tear apart the church, the film illustrates the anguish and awakenings of the civil rights era through the words and actions of everyday people."--Container
The cross and the switchblade by David Wilkerson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary story of David Wilkerson's mission from the countryside of rural Pennsylvania into the middle of the violence of gang warfare in New York's urban ghettos. Wilkerson sought to lead the embittered youth away from a life of drugs and violence. He was met with opposition, suspicion and hostility. He risked his life, persevered and won
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic network television mini-series brings to life the precarious existence of the early Christian church which was beset by violent oppositon from without and within. Peter and Paul emerge as two key leaders and struggle to keep the faith alive. The story of Peter and Paul is a story of the meaning of faith and love, liberty and law, victory and defeat, and life and death
Entertaining angels : the Dorothy Day story( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of social activist Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker movement
The fourth wise man by Tom Fontana( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient Persia, a wealthy physician embarks on a search for the newly born Messiah and, at the end of his lifelong search for the true meaning of existence, comes face to face with the crucified Jesus
Burn the floor by Universal Home Video( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed at its World Premiere (1999?), the program stars 44 of the world's champion ballroom and Latin dancers
The Joy of Bach( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizations of scenes from Bach's life are interspersed with performances of his music
Hanged on a twisted cross : the life, convictions, and martyrdom of Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival footage, documents and visits to original locations to capture the life, times and thought of the German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, who was executed by the National Socialists days before the end of WWII
Martin Luther( Visual )

10 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and Korean and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of Martin Luther, showing how his theological clash with the Roman Catholic Church resulted in the Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century Germany
Mine eyes have seen the glory( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Randall Balmer travelled throughout the United States to uncover the richness, diversity, and energy of the Evangelical movement. The result is an intimate look at who the Evangelicals are, what they believe, what difference their faith makes in their lives, how they seek to protect their children from the corrupting influences of society, how they are trying to change the world, and emerging forms of Evangelicalism that suggest what their future may be like. Three 55-minute segments
Shadow voices : finding hope in mental illness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

45 million Americans suffer from mental illness. Ten people with mental illness tell their stories, plus experts and advocates in the field add perspectives and insights, offering an inside look at what it is like to live with a mental illness and how individuals and their families find their way through medical, governmental, societal and spiritual issues
This changed everything : 500 years of the reformation( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore difficult questions regarding the cost of division and the fruits of the Reformation
In the footsteps of St. Peter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this major two-part documentary series produced for the BBC, Suchet travels from Peter's humble Galilean birthplace to Jerusalem, where a terrified Peter denies his beloved friend and teacher on the eve of the crucifixion. Encounter Peter's miraculous post-resurrection transformation, discover the role Peter played in keeping the early church from splintering, and explore the question, what happened to Peter after he mysteriously vanished from the biblical account?
Great preachers by Gardner C Taylor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an actual sermon, prepared and delivered for this series, with an interview by host Bill Turpie to explore the message and spiritual journey of preaching
God's outlaw : the story of William Tyndale( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life of the man who printed Bibles in English and was imprisoned for it. Explores international politics and church intrigue in the 16th century
Plain talk about Alzheimer's disease : Alzheimer's related dementia and wandering by Kimberly R Kelly( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ask anyone who has been through it, seeing a friend or loved one deteriorate with Alzheimer's is one of the most painful experiences to behold. Here is help in understanding what is happening. This two-part program provides an introduction to this disease
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The cross and the switchbladePeter and PaulThe fourth wise manMartin LutherThis changed everything : 500 years of the reformationGod's outlaw : the story of William Tyndale
English (114)

Spanish (2)

Korean (1)