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Pacific Arts Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 312 works in 430 publications in 2 languages and 12,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Television plays, American  Hymns  Calendars  Television adaptations  Interviews  Film adaptations  Claims 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of Ansel Adams, one of the greatest photographers of the 20th century, that captures the spirit and artistry of the man as he talks about his life and demonstrates the techniques which have made his work legendary
The Spirit of Crazy Horse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 499 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 )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in Spanish and English and held by 451 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 2012 in English and held by 394 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 384 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 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 351 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 )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 349 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 263 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
The times of Harvey Milk by Robert P Epstein ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 240 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
Zora is my name! ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the life of Zora Neale Hurston, who wrote of the folklore of the rural south
A very British coup ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 206 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 200 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 198 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 193 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 by Wayne Wang ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 179 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 169 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 Sound of dolphins ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 163 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
A great wall ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 160 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
Painting with light ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 148 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
The creation of the universe by Timothy Ferris ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the ultimate detective story: the creation of the universe. Go on a cosmic ride, from the Big Bang 15 billion years ago, to the frontiers of science today. The program also takes viewers around the world, visiting with today's great thinkers, including physicist Stephen Hawking, and Nobel Prize winners Murray Gell-Mann and Steven Weinberg. From quarks to quasars, the scientists explore a host of provocative ideas
 
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Alternative Names
Pacific Arts Video Publishing
Languages
English (55)
Spanish (14)
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