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Hovde, Ellen

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Most widely held works about Ellen Hovde
 
Most widely held works by Ellen Hovde
Grey Gardens by David Maysles( Visual )

47 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the relationship between Edith Bouvier Beale and her grown daughter, Little Edie, once an aspiring actress in New York who left her career to care for her aging mother in their East Hampton home, and never left again. The aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis feed their cats and raccoons and rehash their pasts behind the walls of their decaying mansion, Grey Gardens
Liberty! : the American Revolution by Thomas Fleming( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Liberty! is an exuberant documentary about the American Revolution and our fight for freedom. This critically acclaimed six-hour series chronicles the events leading up to the declaration of war, and the lasting effects these events had on shaping our country today"--Container
Benjamin Franklin by Jean Antoine Houdon( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Franklin's life from humble beginnings to fame as a scientist, founding father, and America's first diplomat to France
The Crash of 1929( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On October 29, 1929 - Black Monday - large and small investors alike lost corporate and personal fortunes when the stock market crashed. This program examines the reasons behind the crash and whether the crash was predictable
American photography : a century of images by Ronald H Blumer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the pictures we have taken and where they have taken us. The series traces the profound effect photographs have had on American life-- influencing what we buy, how we dress, how we get the news, and in the matters of life and death, medicine, science, and war
Liberty! : the American Revolution( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary from the American Revolution. Chronicles events leading to the war, the revolution, and the writing of the Constitution. Features dramatic readings from letters and diaries of the period, comments by historians, and live-action recreations
Saving the national treasures( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights are literally fading away. The Archives' curators have detected signs of decay. A five-year project is underway to design new encasements and a new rotunda for the charters
Five films about Christo & Jeanne-Claude by Gary Hustwit( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30 year collaboration between acclaimed filmmakers Albert and David Maysles, and the renowned environmental artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probes the traditions of dance in communities around the world--from the often misunderstood waltz to the eloquent gestures of an Asante court dancer in Ghana, and from the latest hip-hop in Morocco to a ballet class in Russia and a modern dance rehearsal in New York
Julie Taymor : setting a scene( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit with theater director Julie Taymor who gives children a glimpse of her at work staging scenes from The Tempest. The children are also given a taste of the kind of visual theater created by using puppets, masks and music
Dogs. the early years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explores the world of dogs that go the extra step beyond man's best friend-- service dogs, search and rescue dogs, therapy dogs, celebrity dogs, sheepdogs and war dogs. The second program looks at puppies. Trainers, breeders, owners, vets, biologists and dog lovers of every kind talk about puppies - their talents and temperaments, needs and loves
Behind the scenes : [the complete series]( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the creative process behind the visual and performing arts. Goes behind the scenes with renowned artists and performers, covering fields of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, music, dance and theater
Sex and social dance( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the male and female roles in dancing in three different societies: USA, Morocco, and Cook Islands of Polynesia. Includes archival film footage
The Empire of Reason( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Docudrama recreating the ratification debates on the U.S. Constitution as if they were being covered by today's television news, highlighting the New York convention in July, 1788. "The premise of the show is simple. What if television had existed in 1788? How would it have covered New York State's debate about whether or not to ratify the U.S. Constitution? With historical figures wearing modern dress and using familiar language, the film allows today's audience to understand firsthand the forces that shaped this country two hundred years ago. The argument, characters, passions and debating points are historically accurate, but the language and the medium of the debate is modern in form. Present day newscasters and commentators play themselves, reporting on the events of the 1780s as though they were occurring now. Each segment of the program is in a format familiar to today's audience -- Walter Cronkite anchoring the nightly news, Al Roker giving the weather report, Forrest Sawyer reporting from the field, William F. Buckley querying his guests, plus a smattering of commercials, etc."--Website
Liberty!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1763, the capitol city of America is London, George Washington is lobbying for a post in the British army, and no one thinks of Boston harbor when they hear talk of tea parties. In a dozen years, the colonies are on the brink of rebellion. What happens to bring this country so quickly near war with England?
Behind the scenes with Julie Taymor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit with theater director Julie Taymor who gives children a glimpse of her at work staging scenes from The Tempest. Shows children the kind of visual theater created by using puppets, masks and music
American photography : a century of images( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America changed profoundly in the 1960s and cameras were there to capture it all. From the civil rights movement, anti-war movement, Vietnam, and the space program-- photographers had unprecedented access to it all, and the media was willing to bring all the chaos of the era to the masses. With the advances in technology, photography became an increasingly powerful tool in criminology. Breakthrough digital technology promises both benefits and drawbacks for photography at the end of the 20th century. Though we live in a high-tech world, the enduring power of the still photograph remains
Behind the scenes( Visual )

in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the creative process behind the visual and performing arts. Penn and Teller go behind the scenes with renowned artists and performers in the fields of music and dance. Choreographer and dancer David Parsons shows how dances can begin with simple everyday movements. Young conductor JoAnn Falletta shows how an orchestras can use layers of sound to create music. Jazz pianist Allen Toussaint composes a melody on the piano and then records it in a studio. Bobby McFerrin lends a hand. Jazz percussionist, Max Roach brings accent to music using layered and funky rhythmns to create a beat
Liberty( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British hope to exploit the issue of slavery and to enlist the support of loyalists in the south. They fail. After a series of brutal engagements, the British army heads for Virginia, only to be trapped by the miraculous convergence of Washington's army and the French fleet at Yorktown. The end of the war is at hand
Liberty( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Days after the Declaration of Independence is signed, a British force arrives in New York harbor. Washington and his troops are driven to New Jersey. With only a few days of enlistment left for many of his volunteers, a desperate Washington leads his army quietly across the Delaware River on the day after Christmas, 1776, to mount a surprise attack on a sleeping garrison in Trenton
 
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