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Filmroos Inc

Overview
Works: 303 works in 666 publications in 1 language and 23,268 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Biography  History  Drama  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Historical films  Musical films  Documentary films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Filmroos Inc
Pompeii by William Millard Seaman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Real Story from History, looks at one of the world's most devastating natural disasters and projects what would happen if Mt. Vesuvius erupted again today. Many scientists believe we are playing with fire and that Vesuvius will erupt soon, and question how the now three million residents could escape. In 79 AD Vesuvius exploded, burying the city of Pompeii and other Roman towns along the Bay of Naples beneath layers of ash and pumice, killing thousands
Christianity : the first two thousand years( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the evolution of the Christian faith from the Crucifixion to the Crusades and from the Reformation to the sweeping changes of Vatican II. Draws on ancient texts, the Scriptures, commentary from renowned scholars, and visits to historic sites to chronicle the events and personalities that shaped the history of Christianity
Russia land of the tsars( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the first settlement of Russe Vikings to the brutal murder of Tsar Nicholas II and his family. This epic program encompasses nearly a thousand years of despair and rebellion, innovation and conflict. Explores the tumultuous lives of figures like Ivan the Terrible, Peter the Great, and Catherine the Great. Events include the December Revolution and Napoleon's ill-fated invasion and how they changed history
Confucius : words of wisdom by Shreeram Shankar Abhyankar( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an age of intrigue and vice, Confucius was a voice of morality and virtue. 2,500 years after his death, he is revered as one of the greatest teachers in history and his name is synonymous with ageless wisdom. This program traces the life of Confucius from his impoverished childhood to his position as a renowned teacher. It also examines China's feudal era during which he lived
The Aztec empire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trace the astonishing story of the Aztecs who rose from a beleaguered band of barely over 1,000 to dominate nearly all of Mexico in just over 400 years
Jesus : his life by A. & E. Television Network( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video examines Jesus from an archaeological standpoint as well as from his mysteries and myths
The Black death by Jonathan Riley-Smith( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killing one third of Europe's population in just three years and ravaging the flourishing cities of Italy, France, Germany, England, and Spain, the Black Death swept across the continent at an inconceivable rate. Through chilling reenactments, interviews with experts and historians, and excerpts from original accounts, discover the origins, progress, and cultural repercussions of the Plague's reign of terror. Many thought it was punishment by God, others believed it was spread by contaminated air. How did some survive? Are we vulnerable to an outbreak of this proportion today?
Vincent van Gogh : a stroke of genius by Vincent van Gogh( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly examines the life of the renowned Dutch painter and traces the development of his art
China's first emperor by Zhao Ling( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China's wall of doom: Investigates the enigmatic saga of the Great Wall of China by delving into the mind of the man who conceived it--China's tyrannical first emperor, whose tomb--protected by a recently discovered army of more than 7,000 terra cotta statues--has yet to be opened
Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From its inception, Camelot was shrouded in mystery and magic. Did such a place once exist? Join prominent archaeologists and historians as they venture througn England and Wales in search of the legendary site of the Round Table
The hidden city of Petra by A & E Home Video( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petra, a stone city of temples and tombs carved deep into stark cliffs in Jordan, was the center of life two thousand years ago for a people called the Nabateans. Archaeologists excavate evidence of a highly sophisticated society and discover answers to questions about Nabatean beliefs, customs, and destinies
A history of God( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses balanced text analysis, archaeological insights, and more to chronicle humanity's elusive quest to know the God at the heart of the world's three great monotheistic religions--Christianity, Islam, and Judaism
Lost city of the Incas( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel to the top of the world to explore the remarkable Incan city of Machu Picchu, high in the Andes, and see incredible footage of its discovery
Who wrote the Bible : probing the eternal mysteries behind the origins of the Holy Scriptures by Inc Multimedia Entertainment( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New scientific research reveals insight into the origin of the Holy Scriptures. Leading biblical experts journey back to the land and the times of the Bible's very creation to probe its most profound mysteries
Troy : unearthing the legend( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This multifaceted journey into the history and mythology of ancient Troy arrives just in time for the feature film release of Troy. Program 1, Rise and fall of the Spartans: Explores the factors that drove the Peloponnesian city-state to martial excellence. Presents a comprehensive guide to the Spartan legacy. Program 2, The Odyssey of Troy: Explores the legendary city's remarkable ruins and examines Homer's The Iliad to unearth the secrets of Troy. Program 3, The Ancient gold of Troy: Examines golden artifacts from Troy. When archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann uncovered the ruins of Troy in the 1870s, among the many artifacts unearthed were stunningly crafted works of gold. Program 4, The Trojan city: Examines the connection between The Iliad and Troy. For centuries The Iliad was considered to be more fiction than fact. In 1873, controversial archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann, using clues from Homer's epic poem, discovered the remains of the city he believed to be Troy. Examines evidence found during the 1990s which confirmed Schnliemann's findings and gave new credence to Homer's account
The execution of Jesus( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No death in all of history has had a greater impact on mankind than the Biblical account of the death of Jesus Christ. And while his life is cloaked in mystery the details of his death remain even more veiled"--Container
Genghis Khan : terror and conquest by Henry Levin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and conquests of Genghis Khan
Marco Polo by John Patterson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive word on the legendary explorer, Marco Polo, and his early treks to the Orient
Moses and the Ten Commandments( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was a complex man and a reluctant prophet. But when called upon to save his people, he overcame his doubts and fears and defeated the most powerful empire on earth. Abundant location footage, rare paintings and artifacts are used
In search of Easter( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Search of Easter: Explores the diverse accounts of Jesus' resurrection and current research and thinking about this event
 
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Russia land of the tsars
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Film Roos Inc.

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Confucius : words of wisdomThe Black deathVincent van Gogh : a stroke of geniusLost city of the IncasMoses and the Ten CommandmentsIn search of Easter