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New Video Group

Overview
Works: 10,188 works in 14,680 publications in 2 languages and 627,395 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Film adaptations  History  Nonfiction films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Television adaptations  Historical television programs 
Roles: fds, Distributor, prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by New Video Group
The complete Monty Python's flying circus by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Visual )

73 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These three episodes from the second season feature the hallmarks of Monty Python, surprise, silliness, men in drag and bizarre animation
Gasland : Can you light your water on fire? by Josh Fox( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2009, filmmaker Josh Fox learned his land was on top of the Marcellus Shale, a giant reservoir of natural gas, and that he would be paid to lease his land for natural gas extraction. Fox documented his cross-country trek to find out if the controversial process of hydraulic fracking is actually safe. What he unearthed was a shocking discovery about a practice that is understudied and inadequately regulated, and raced to find answers about fracking before it was too late
Barack Obama( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow Obama through his teenage struggles for self-identity, his student days at Columbia University and Harvard Law School, and his political career in Chicago. Go behind the scenes of Obama's extraordinarily successful presidential campaign and his journey towards the 2008 Democratic Convention
Where the wild things are by Steve Vai( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 'Where the wild things are' Max is sent to bed without any dinner. He sails off to a world inhabited by weird creatures. 'The nutshell kids' are the songs Alligators all around, Pierre, One was Johnny & Chicken soup with rice, taken from the film Really Rosie-- dance through the alphabet, good manners, numbers and the months of the year. 'In the night kitchen': Mickey is awakened by noises in the night. Who's in the kitchen?
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Simon Langton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Bennet is a strong-willed yet sensible young woman, the second of five sisters. She has a long-suffering but loving clerical father, and a scatterbrained mother anxious to marry them off as soon as possible--to wealthy young gentlemen. At a local ball, she encounters one such, Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, whom she finds arrogant, cold, and rude. Her older sister Jane falls in love with Darcy's best friend Mr. Bingley, while youngest sister Lydia flirts with anyone in a military uniform. Lizzie finds herself fighting off the attentions of the unctuous Mr. Collins and quite taken by the charming Mr. Wickham - who also happens to be an enemy of Mr. Darcy. However, as the characters succumb in many ways to pride and prejudice, Lizzie learns that not all is quite as it seems ... and that Mr. Darcy might not be so disagreeable after all
America : the story of us( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A riveting adventure of how America was invented. 'America the story of us' focuses on the people, ideas and events that built our nation, covering 400 years of America history in the most extensive and in-depth television series ever produced by History. Sharing their thoughts on the building of America, and what it means to be an American, are a world-class group of individuals including Tom Brokaw, Michael Douglas, Meryl Streep, Buzz Aldrin, Colin Powell, Donald Trump, John Legend, Melissa Etheridge, Brian Williams and more"--Container
Desperate crossing : the untold story of the Mayflower( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From their self-imposed exile in Holland to their perilous crossing of the Atlantic, to their first year in the new world, Desperate Crossing is the definitive story of how the Pilgrims came to live and prosper in an unfamiliar land
King corn by Aaron Woolf( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fueled by curiosity and a dash of naiveté, college buddies Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis return to their ancestral home of Greene, Iowa, to find out how the modest corn kernel conquered America. With the help of real farmers, powerful fertilizer, government aid, and genetically modified seeds, the friends manage to grow one acre of corn. Along the way, they unlock the hidden truths about America's modern food system.--From publisher description
Rivers and tides : Andy Goldsworthy working with time by Thomas Riedelsheimer( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the Scottish artist Andy Goldsworthy
Horatio Hornblower : the new adventures by C. S Forester( Visual )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following his rapid rise through the ranks of the King's Navy, in 1802, Hornblower is assigned to the HMS Renown which is sailing to the West Indies to subdue a pirate fleet. Her brutal captain is rapidly going insane forcing Hornblower to take action that threatens not only his naval career but his life as well
The French Revolution by George Ivașcu( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The French Revolution' is a ... documentary that encapsulates this heady (and often headless) period in Western civilization. With dramatic reenactments, paintings from the era, and revealing accounts from journals and expert historians, 'The French Revolution' vividly unfurls in a maelstrom of violence. King Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette, Maximilien Robespierre, and Napoleon Bonaparte lead a cast of thousands ..."--Container
Click, clack, moo, cows that type : and more fun on the farm( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doreen Cronin's hilarious tale about cows that type out their demands to Farmer Brown. Includes 6 more funny stories about animals
Ellis Island by Greystone Communications( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immigrants of every ethnic background recall their extraordinary adventures; historians explore the sometimes insensitive policies; the Ellis Island Oral History Project reveals what the immigration experience was really like; and rare photographs and films tell the stories of the people who passed through its doors -- many of whom would change America forever
The secret of Kells by Tomm Moore( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Brendan lives in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids. But a new life of adventure beckons when a celebrated master illuminator arrives from foreign lands carrying an ancient but unfinished book, brimming with secret wisdom and powers. To help complete the magical book, Brendan has to overcome his deepest fears on a dangerous quest that takes him into the enchanted forest where mythical creatures hide. It is here that he meets the fairy Aisling, a mysterious young wolf-girl, who helps him along the way. But with the barbarians closing in, will Brendan's determination and artistic vision illuminate the darkness and show that enlightenment is the best fortification against evil?
Chrysanthemum : --and more Kevin Henkes stories( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chrysanthemum: Chrysanthemum thinks her name is absolutely perfect - until the kids at school make fun of her. It takes a special friend to change her classmates' minds. Owen: Owen isn't happy when his parents won't let him bring Fuzzy, his beloved yellow blanket, to school. Luckily, Owen's mother has the perfect solution. A Weekend with Wendell: Sleepovers are usually fun, but spending a weekend with Wendell is anything but fun and games. Sophie shows Wendell that, sometimes, she has to be boss, too
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and French and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, Lady Macbeth pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall
The Invisible War by Kirby Dick( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A groundbreaking investigative documentary about the epidemic of rape within the U.S. military. Follows the stories of several idealistic young servicewomen who were raped and then betrayed by their own officers when they courageously came forward to report
The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill by WIL( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the ups and downs of a flock of wild urban parrots within the green niches of San Francisco. Along the way meet unforgettable characters like Picasso and Sophie, the inseparable parrot lovers, and Connor, the lovable outcast of the flock
Make way for ducklings : --and more Robert McCloskey stories( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mallards look for the perfect spot to raise their young, and find it in the most unlikely place. Their friend Michael, a policeman, helps them to "Make Way for Ducklings" as they march their eight little ones home. A little girl and her mother go out to get "Blueberries for Sal." But Sal and a little bear get mixed up with each other's mothers. Two sisters spending a summer in Maine experience a wonderful variety of natural sights and sounds, in a "Time Of Wonder." Retired fisherman "Burt Dow Deep Water Man" sets out in his leaky boat, the Tidely-Idley, with his pet the Giggling Gull. A storm blows up and they shelter from the storm in the belly of a whale he has recently befriended. "Lentil" saves the day with his harmonica playing when calamity threatens the homecoming celebration for the leading citizen of Alto, Ohio
Half the sky by Nicholas D Kristof( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actress/advocates and New York Times journalist Nicholas Kristof meet individuals who are doing work to empower women and girls everywhere. These are stories of challenge, transformation and hope
 
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Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice
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New Video (Firm)

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Jane Austen's Pride and PrejudiceAmerica : the story of usHoratio Hornblower : the new adventuresThe secret of Kells