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Chip Taylor Communications

Works: 2,956 works in 4,052 publications in 2 languages and 25,643 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Travelogues (Television programs)  Biographical films  Nonfiction television programs  Case studies  Filmed dance  Short films  Internet videos 
Roles: prn, Publisher, Distributor, Producer
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Most widely held works by Chip Taylor Communications
The copyright compliance series( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educators utilize copyrighted materials to enhance instruction through the use of various media, so it is imperative they have good knowledge of the laws of copyright. In the first segment of this program, 'Copyright Works in the Classroom, ' attorney Arnie Lutzker addresses how copyright affects classroom teachers. He provides an overview of Section 110 (1), Section 107, the Fair Use Statute, and Fair Use Guidelines; also he addresses Uses of Works in Classroom Curricula, which include Printed Works; Musical Works; Photographs; Thumbnail Images; Multimedia Works; Motion Pictures; Exceptions for Visually Impaired and Persons with Disabilities. In the second segment, 'Copyright FAQs, ' host Jeannine Edwards introduces Arnie's colleagues, attorneys Susan Lutzker, Carl Settlemyer and Allison Rapp, who provide answers to a number of frequently asked questions about copyright directed to them by students, educators, librarians, and administrators from across the country
The dancing prophet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This classic documentary profiles the great and controversial American dancer, Ruth St. Denis, a pioneer of modern dance."
Exploring the world. Nevada( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This introduction to the Reno and the Lake Tahoe area begins by exploring the famous ghost town "Virginia City." Located southeast of Reno, this historic mining town was the most important stop between Denver and San Francisco during the silver mining boom in the 1800's. Here we see Piper's Opera House; built in the 1880's, this vintage theater attracted famous actors, singers, and musicians such as Buffalo Bill Cody and the Wild West Review. Also we board the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, once an important short train for moving silver, but today used only as an excursion train that takes tourists into 6 Mile Canyon. Next we head to Gold Hill, population 100; home to the oldest hotel in the state of Nevada, the Gold Hill Hotel. At the Virginia City Mines we learn that in two decades $18 million of gold and silver was mined here, which helped finance the city of San Francisco and the Union during the Civil War. We visit the 4th Ward Schoolhouse, which was built in the 1800's during the mining boom; this architecturally advanced building once accommodated over 1,000 students. Then we visit Sparks, Nevada; named after Governor John Sparks, this city is known for many attractions on Victorian Square and some of the best food is served at The Nugget, a family operation established in 1955. Lastly, we visit Lake Tahoe, which borders California and Nevada; it is the largest alpine lake in North America
The shipyard dance( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1996 The Liz Lerman Dance Exchange created the largest public art event ever staged in northern New England, finding common ground between the arts and the military
Dancing on the edge of success : an interview with choreographer Margaret Jenkins( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancer/choreographer Margaret Jenkins discusses her sources and influences, the early days of her company, and the joys and difficulties of keeping San Francisco's premier modern dance troupe alive and well. Also looks at her dance company as they rehearse and develop and collaborative piece with Yoko Ono
Symbolic dance : the conference of birds( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The performers dance and speak as they represent birds who set out to find truth and a new meaning for their lives
Nobody told me the road would be easy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the success story of an inner city high school in Chicago
Children of war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thousands of children in Uganda have been abducted, tortured, and forced to fight as soldiers in the Lord's Resistance Army, led by religious fanatic, Joseph Kuny. John Rheinstein, a therapist from Save the Children Denmark, runs a rehabilitation program to help those children who escape from the rebel army to deal with their traumatic experiences, and hopefully, to return to their families
Speaking of courage : [Stuttering in children]( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alyssa, Carolina and Lucas struggle to speak, each of these children live with a stutter. In this documentary we learn their stories through their own voices and personalities. We hear from those who care for and support them: their parents and family members, speech-language pathologists, friends and community organizations dedicated to helping people with speech disorders. Also the importance of early detection and treatment of stuttering in children is stressed, providing valuable information about the disorder, which will be useful for parents, educators, medical professionals and the general public
Bhutan : the cloud kingdom( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High on the eastern shoulders of the Himalayas, the tallest mountains in the world, sits the independent kingdom known as Bhutan. With its highest point over 24,000 feet, it truly is a kingdom in the clouds. But as filmmaker, Interpretive Field Naturalist, and adventure-lecturer Tom Sterling discovered, Bhutan is a county that is very much down to Earth in its politics, philosophy, and way of life. The adage 'good things come in small packages' certainly applies to this tiny, predominantly Buddhist nation. It is filled with joyful and warm-hearted people who are more concerned with 'Gross National Happiness' than 'Gross National Product'; its extraordinary architecture, such as the Taktsang Monastery, Punaka Dzong, and Gangtey Monastery, reflects a deeply steeped devotion to its Buddhist traditions and heritage; and the country's respect for the environment results in near pristine natural landscapes and a prevalence of remarkable wildlife. More than 70 percent of Bhutan is forested, while sanctuaries and national parks fully protect one quarter of the country. Here, through the eye of an experienced journalist, you view the culture of the 'Land of the Thunder Dragon, ' the legends, the dances, the people; also you will be absorbed in the environment, the mountains and valleys, the trees and plants, the birds and animals. In a world filled with fears of extinction, pollution, crime, and global warming, the lessons we can learn from Bhutan are many
India, the U.S. and the World Bank( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With mounting public pressure to change the way international development is shaped by agencies like The World Bank, the Global Environment Facility (GEF) was created to fund projects "at the cutting edge of conservation." This documentary examines one such project in southern India, to the USA, where the GEF works from inside The World Bank. We learn the Bengal Tiger is heading for extinction, and villagers claim the GEF project forced them off their land with inadequate compensation. Tempers flare as The World Bank is accused of "treating forests as their fiefdoms." With 2.5 billion dollars to spend The World Bank's green aid unit looks promising on paper. But does it live up to its own rhetoric?"--Container
Digital Divide: The Hole in the Wall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revolution in information technology is redefining poverty, as how much you know is becoming just as important as how much you own. Examines solutions to the growing technological gap between rich and poor, that threatens to consign millions to an "information underclass."
Landmines : seeds of the devil (Angola)( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Landmines disable nearly 200 people a week in Angola. Equally disturbing is the fact that similar numbers of people are killed, but the deaths go unreported. Children are highly vulnerable victims, and two, Daniel and Antonia, reveal their feelings here through sensitive questioning. We learn a peace time army of mine-clearers try to clear the fields so people can get on with cultivating desperately-needed food. But it's slow work, and for every landmine cleared somebody somewhere is laying yet another deadly mine."--Original container
Physically-challenged children in physical education( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores all types of integrated Physical Education settings and shows how physically challenged children of all ages can participate in adaptive Physical Education programs, emphasizing fitness for all students, while concentrating on what they are capable of rather than what their limitations are. Here we learn that even if you don't have all the latest sports' equipment that's not a problem when getting children active; there are all forms of alternative ways to get kids moving. You supply the guidance and motivation; they'll supply the energy and excitement
The Congo & Sudan : mission impossible( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the lives and work of three missionaries in the Democratic Republic of Congo and in southern Sudan, and their focus to provide medical care and education to the people
Copyright 101 : an introduction to copyright( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Copyright attorney, Arnold P. Lutzker, introduces terminology and describes the key concepts of copyright law
Genetic testing and breast cancer. moral, legal, and social issues.( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Presents issues involved in gene-testing for breast cancer susceptibility
Sierra Leone 1 : children of war( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deeply moving documentary on Sierra Leone's children of war: child soldiers, who were drugged with cocaine to make them fight; also the child victims of mutilations. Through sensitive questioning we come to understand the kids who were forced to become soldiers
Brazil : the true people : ethnology & encroachment( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and South American Indian and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Xavante Indians in Eteniritipa in Brazil face pressure from the government to open up the river, which sustains them, to commercial traffic. This documentary is the Xavante people's challenge to the world. The message comes to us not through conventional narration, but the voices of the village elders themselves. Can such distinct and self-sufficient cultures survive in this age of global capitalism?
A study of genocide and ethnic cleansing( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unfortunately, since the unthinkable Holocaust against Jewish people during World War II, genocide continues to occur; examples include Bosnia, Rwanda and Darfur. For this single reason alone, we must continue to study and learn about genocide and ethnic cleansing, as difficult as that can be; hoping, through learning, that somehow horrible acts against humanity can be ended. Norman Naimark, is a Professor of History at Stanford University, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and an author; two of his books include The Russians in Germany: The History of the Soviet Zone of Occupation, 1945-1949 and Fires of Hatred: Ethnic Cleansing in 20th Century Europe. He specializes in modern East European history, genocide and ethnic cleansing, and in this program examines the psychological and strategic motivations of groups of people whose goal is to exterminate, rather than simply conquer, enemies
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