WorldCat Identities

Lionheart Television International

Overview
Works: 191 works in 300 publications in 1 language and 3,711 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Drama  Documentary television programs  Juvenile works  Nature television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Children's television programs  History  Educational films  Animated films 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lionheart Television International
Mansfield Park by Iain B MacDonald( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanny is an impoverished young woman, snubbed by society, who earns the respect and love of her cousin in this BBC mini-series adaptation of the Jane Austen classic set in 19th century England
Life in the freezer by Alastair Fothergill( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antarctica is the wildest, coldest, most isolated continent on Earth. Covered and surrounded by 90 % of the world's ice, its 14 million square kilometers are doubled each winter by the freezing of the sea. Yet this inhospitable landscape is home to a surprisingly rich variety of wildlife, much of it unique to the region
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escorting his activist daughter home from college, Detective Inspector Ronald Craven watches helplessly as she is gunned down in cold blood. Hell-bent on revenge, his search for her killer leads him into a terrifying encounter with government cover-ups and nuclear espionage
A child's guide to languages by Peter France( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether it's English, Spanish, Chinese, or Urdu, babies and young children are able to pick up their native language with remarkable ease; no one language seems any more difficult than any other. Yet few children who are taught a language in school have anything to show for it when they grow up. Why is learning a second or third language so difficult? Are the teaching methods at fault? Enough is now known about the process of language acquisition to suggest that language teaching can be more effective. This BBC Horizon program looks at some of the different language acquisition methods in use in schools around the world
1915 by Peter Yeldham( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic Australian World War I saga, this miniseries captures the hopes and heartaches of innocent country boys as they embark on the greatest and worst adventure of their lives, when they face the filthy deprivations and shocking savagery of trench warfare
Abolition : broken promises( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents a grim picture of the black experience after slavery through the eyes of those who experienced it and their progeny. Topics include the Fugitive Slave Law and the Dred Scott decision; Northern political abandonment of blacks; the Ku Klux Klan; failure of the post-war land-distribution act; the role of industry; the deliberately cultivated image of black males as criminals and rapists; and the perpetuation of Jim Crow well into the 1950s
Savagery and the American Indian by James Wilson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dscribes the impact of white settlement on the American Indian. Part 1 covers the period from 1620-1890 when the Indian population had fallen from 5 million to 250,000. Traces the expansion of white settlement; the resultant depletion of the native peoples and the way in which contemporaries recorded the events. Part 2 traces developments since 1890 when the Indian reservations were established and the residual tribes were compulsorily moved into them. The program talks of the native peoples efforts to retain more of their own culture in the face government endeavors to assimilate them, and the resultant cultural and social problems
Never come back( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In World War II London, a cocky and obnoxious journalist is desperate to learn about the woman with whom he is wildly enamored. He discovers her mysterious diary, but then finds himself a fugitive in a murder hunt at the hands of opponents he can neither outwit nor understand
Digging for slaves( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores excavations of 18th-century slave quarters on Middleburg Plantation near Charleston; at Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson, whose slave holdings seem so irreconcilable with his expressed views on human freedom; and at Colonial Williamsburg, which until recently suppressed information about the lives of the slaves, who made up over half the town's population
The Shakers : I Don't Want to Be Remembered as a Chair( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed at the Shakers" last compound, the religious sect's last nine surviving members lead lives of equality, fraternity, decency, and simplicity
Dinosaur by D. B Sweeney( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a combination of model and computer animation, this program reproduces the experience of a palaentologist tracking down the dinosaurs
Creative training & presentation techniques by Robert W Pike( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These programs discuss ways to make training programs and presentations more effective
Cat by Carl Maria von Weber( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey into the three-dimensional "virtual museum" where live-action photography creates the sensation of being inside the picture. Cat - Eyewitness cat observes how cats are designed for the hunt and reveals the myths, legends, literature and films where cats play the starring role. Dog - Eyewintess dog illustrates the stamina, speed, and highly tuned sense that makes dogs hunters at heart
Horse by Raymond Duchamp-Villon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the horse family, from fossil horses to modern varieties, from zebras to ponies, from thoroughbreds to donkeys
The Look( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents "the serious face of the glamorous international fashion industry, from the complex licensing deals to the interdependent relationships of media and designers."--Advertising flyer
The Silk road( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin Thubron visits China and a people who are not native Chinese but Muslim Turcomen, farmers and traders whose culture is almost Middle-Eastern. It was these people who made the Silk Road work, which he travels from Xian to the Pamir Mountains and the Chinese-Russian border
Savagery and the American Indian( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the systematic cultural persecution of Native Americans after the closing of the western frontier with the massacre of Wounded Knee in 1890. Follows the struggle of the scattered indigenous nations to reclaim and retain their language, history, and identity in the face of historical revisionism, coercive evangelism, forcible assimilation, and schools which sought to eradicate Native culture
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey into the three-dimensional "virtual museum" where live-action photography creates the sensation of being inside the picture. Arctic & Antarctic : Explores the life & legends of these harshly beautiful polar kingdoms. Desert : Trek across the earth's most parched places to find some of the great stories of adapation and survival
Elephant by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a combination of live action and computer animation, this program explores the origins and characteristics of elephants. Also includes a final section on the making of this Eyewitness program
Ape / Shark( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey into the three-dimensional "virtual museum" where live-action photography creates the sensation of being inside the picture. Ape : Takes you on a tour of the whole primate family - from the tiny tarsier to the mighty mountain gorilla. Shark : Explore the myths and facts about the shark, and its reputation as one of the planet's most menacing creatures
 
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Life in the freezer
Alternative Names

controlled identityBBC Lionheart Television (Firm)

Lionheart Television International.

Languages
English (96)

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