WorldCat Identities

Pacific Arts Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 323 works in 436 publications in 2 languages and 11,275 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Hymns  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television plays, American  Calendars  Television adaptations  Interviews  Film adaptations 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pacific Arts Video (Firm)
Ansel Adams, photographer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1961 and 1991 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with the distinguished American photographer as he discusses his life and his techniques
The Spirit of Crazy Horse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milo Yellow Hair recounts the story of the Lakota Sioux Indian's struggle to reclaim their ancestral homeland and their continuing struggle to maintain their cultural identity. The program investigates the simmering conflict of recent decades and offers a perspective on the choices that lie ahead
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in Spanish and English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wife of a businessman finds herself face to face with terror as she begins to discover that her own daughter, adopted at birth, may have been stolen
Winds of change ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
N. Scott Momaday hosts this program which looks at three Native American nations: Onondaga, Navajo and Lummi, and the challenges they face as they try to preserve their cultures
Seasons of a Navajo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sensitive portrait of a traditional Navajo family and their season cycles of life that is in partnership with their surroundings
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers by Bill D Moyers( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the hymn "Amazing grace" featuring the Boys Choir of Harlem, Johnny Cash, Judy Collins, Jeremy Irons, Jessye Norman, Jean Ritchie and Marion Williams
King a filmed record, Montgomery to Memphis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through newsreel and television excerpts, this documentary captures the eloquence and courage in striking words and images of the civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
Eat smart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The link of the American diet to heart disease and cancer is explored. The diet of the typical American is contrasted with the diets of other nationalities that experience lower incidence of these diseases
Zora is my name! ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the life of Zora Neale Hurston, who wrote of the folklore of the rural south
The times of Harvey Milk by Robert P Epstein( Visual )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentray on the life of Harvey Milk, the gay San Francisco Town Supervisor who was killed with Mayor Moscone on Nov. 27, 1978
A very British coup ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A steel-worker is elected prime minister of Great Britain on a very radical socialist platform. When he calls for the dismantling of all nuclear weapons on British soil, a group composed of spies, diplomats and businessmen attempts to bring him down
Alsino y el condor Alsino and the condor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Nicaragua, this film depicts the clash between Central American governments and Sandinista rebels. It is the story of a boy's dream of flying above the madness of the world around him
The volcano watchers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For over 20 years, French scientists Maurice and Katia Krafft have risked their lives studying and filming the awesome power of volcanoes. Join them as they travel to Italy, Hawaii, Iceland, Mexico, Japan and Africa in search of the world's most dangerous volcanoes
The Art of computer animation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of representative works in computer animation by over thirty artists, ranging from exotic flights of fancy, to the ultra realism of simulators, to never seen before commercials. Vary in length from a few seconds to full dramas, displaying music, comedy, romance, and elegant and breath-takingly beautiful techniques
Dim sum a little bit of heart ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charming, delightful comedy about a Chinese-American family in contemporary San Francisco trying to maintain a link to their cultural heritage while confronted with the changing world around them
El Amor brujo Love, the magician ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in Spanish and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Spain, a sizzling tale of young lovers separated by fate, but whose hearts still burn with a passion only for each other
A great wall ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This moving and humorous story chronicles the return of Leo Fang and his American-born wife and son to his native China and provides a comical insight into the cultural clashes between traditional Chinese families and Chinese-American families
A Sound of dolphins ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacques Cousteau and the crew of the Calypso try to unravel the mysteries surrounding one of the worlds's most intelligent creatures, the dolphin
Painting with light ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Quantel Paint Box is a new computer device that enables an artist to create and paint original works directly onto a television screen. Shows four artists using the process
Can tropical rainforests be saved? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines ways in which rainforests are being depleted and discusses the needs for their survival. Filmed in over a dozen forest countries and in Japan, the world's largest importer of tropical wood
 
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Alternative Names
Pacific Arts Video Publishing
Languages
English (46)
Spanish (12)