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Primedia Productions

Overview
Works: 183 works in 343 publications in 2 languages and 4,563 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  Filmed ballets  Short films  History  Internet videos  Drama  Television programs  Cultural television programs 
Roles: Production personnel, Director, Producer, prn
Classifications: HV7922, 567.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Primedia Productions
Dinosaur! : tale of an egg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enter the fascinating world of the baby dinosaur. Dinosaur eggs allow a privileged insight into the family life of dinosaurs, but tantalizing questions still remain
Spend a day with firefighters( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the day-to-day responsibilities and contributions of fire fighters
Spend a day with police officers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spend a day with real police officers as they go on real live action adventures. Experience how they train, where they live, how they work, the equipment and tools that they use, and how they save lives every day
Blood and belonging( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program focuses on the Loyalists of Northern Ireland: Protestant, anti-Catholic, anti-European, anti-Irish, monarchist, they clearly belong to a nation-state-the United Kingdom-but feel abandoned by the British people, who no longer share their devotion to traditional values. They are, of course, at home in the northern part of Ireland; but they seem most at home when invoking the past to justify their present opinions and singing the kind of nationalist song which any Serb or Croat, Kurd, German or Ukrainian, French Canadian or Cree would sing to prove his or her blood and belonging
Amazing heroes : spend a day with firefighters, police officers, rescue workers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's fantasies become reality when they get to spend a day with fire fighters, police officers, and rescue workers. Kids will experience how they train, where they live, and how they work. Contains spectacular video images, revealing interviews, special effects, and cool animation that is entertaining, educational, and exciting!
Amazing heroes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spend a day with real police officers as they go on real live action adventures. Experience how they train, where they live, how they work, the equipment and tools that they use, and how they save lives every day
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At his 21st birthday celebration, Prince Siegfried is dismayed to learn that now he is of age, his marriage is to be arranged. He goes hunting, and sees beautiful swan wearing a crown. As dusk falls, she is transformed into a beautiful woman. She is Odette, the Swan Queen, and the other swans are other enchanted girls. The spell will be broken if a man, pure in heart, pledges his love to her. Prince Siegfried's mentor, Von Rothbart, is responsible, for he is an evil sorcerer. At a ball, Von Rothbart disguises his daughter Odile as Odette, and the Prince is captivated, and confesses his love. Odette, spying through a window, rushes away in despair, certain that she is doomed to be a swan forever. Will Prince Siegfried betray her, or find some way to free his beloved?
The Road to nowhere( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using an untraveled highway built by Tito to connect Croatia and Serbia as a metaphor, this documentary examines the breakup of Yugoslavia into heavily armed and contentious ethnic camps, run by demagogic war lords, and the bleak prospect for peace to return there
Aquatic Biomes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms part of a series designed to provide an understanding of interdependent biological communities or biomes. Introduces a variety of the world's aquatic biomes, including rivers, lakes, wetlands, intertidal zones, coral reefs, and kelp forests. Describes the characteristics of saltwater and freshwater environments and the diverse plants and animals that inhabit them. Looks at the importance of evolution and adaptation for aquatic species
Anything you can do, I can do better : why the sexes excel differently( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistically speaking, why have men and women not proved equally adept at the same things? In this program, researchers debate whether differences in brain architecture lead to a division of talents and aptitudes between the sexes--and draw some startling conclusions. To illustrate these differences, children are observed in classrooms, on the playground, and at home
Brain sex by Inc Discovery Communications( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientific studies indicate that men and women do not have identical brain structures which may account for some of the differences in behavior between sexes. Vol. 1 explores effect of hormones received during gestation on behavior. Vol. 2 looks at how different brain architecture can lead to differences in ability and learning patterns. Vol. 3 looks at social relations between men and women
Tundra biomes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms part of a series designed to provide an understanding of interdependent biological communities or biomes. Introduces a variety of the world's cold, dry, and treeless tundra biomes. Describes the characteristics of arctic and alpine tundra biomes and their inhabitants, including lichens, lemmings, sedges, snowy owls, dwarf willow bushes, and musk oxen. Examines the adaptations that enable life to exist in places where the temperature can drop to 70 degrees below zero
Walk, run & play!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is designed to provide parents with a very child-friendly introduction to the world of fun-filled sports and active play. They are designed specifically to get babies moving, active, and interested in health, fitness, and sports in age appropriate ways with parental supervision. This video uses lively music and creative, real-life images and graphics to entertain babies and very young children while introducing them to the concept of energetic play
Cell wars( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer animation demonstrates how the body's immune system works
Desert biome( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms part of a series designed to provide an understanding of interdependent biological communities or biomes. Introduces a variety of the world's desert biomes, which range from stretches of sand dunes in equatorial Africa to cactus-covered plains in California. Describes the characteristics of desert environments or regions that receive less than ten inches of rain per year. Examines how the few plants and animals that inhabit these ecosystems survive the extreme temperatures and severe lack of water that characterize the desert environment
Grassland biomes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms part of a series designed to provide an understanding of interdependent biological communities or biomes. Introduces a variety of the world's grassland biomes, including the prairies of the American west, the pampas of Argentina, the steppes of Russia, and the veldt of South Africa. Describes the characteristics of temperate and tropical grasslands and discusses the life-forms and behavioral adaptations that exist in grassland biomes. Examines factors that threaten the survival of these habitats and their distinctive animal communities
Cutting and splicing DNA( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of genetic science, from Darwin's theory of evolution through the discovery of DNA and the invention of gene splicing
Sugar and spice : the facts behind sex differences( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even during the first moments of life, baby girls and boys already behave differently. Combining case histories and scientific analysis this program argues that the mixture of hormones in the womb "hardwires" the brain with a sex-aligned signature before birth, causing it to become distinctly female or male--or a mixture of both
Love, love me, do : how sex differences affect relationships( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How might acknowledging the brain's role in sex differentiation make interpersonal relationships run more smoothly? Using images from popular art, television drama, and hidden-camera footage to illustrate both predictable and unexpected conflicts, this program presents the way sex-related differences in brain architecture may influence love, marriage, reproduction and parenthood
Anything you can do, I can do better : Why the sexes excel differently( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how different brain architecture can lead to differences in ability and learning patterns, between the two sexes
 
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