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Telepictures Productions

Overview
Works: 67 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 3,994 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Drama  Rock concert films  Filmed performances  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Production personnel, Copyright holder, Producer
Classifications: ML3534, 781.6609
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Telepictures Productions
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ten episode documentary covers rock 'n' roll history from its humble beginnings in the '50s to Lollapalooza in the '90s. A kaleidoscope of musical memories, it features interviews with stars from Little Richard to Bono, as they recall the sound and songs that changed their lives. There are vintage clips examining: early stars during rock's first golden age, the turmoil of the British Invasion, the incandescent birth of soul, the death of the folk troubadour as Dylan went electric, the rise and fall of the counterculture, guitar heroes forever, the split personality of the 70s, the rise of punk, and the reinvention of rock to encompass MTV and festival mania in the 90s. Includes classic footage, concert performances, complete songs, and stars galore
Love is never silent by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janice and Abel live in their own world. A world of signs. Signs they are ashamed to show. They are quite young when they leave deaf school to marry, and they must fight for their lives in the hearing world. The depression is hard, but being unable to hear often means tragedy for their family. Their daughter Margaret can hear, and becomes the link for Janice and Abel to the world of hearers, a world they don't understand and don't trust. Margaret struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels toward her parents. The treatment of deaf people in 1930's society, and the toll that the resultant misunderstandings take on a family, is well depicted in this film
The Wild West( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dreamers & Wayfarers" tells the story of how the transcontinental railroad came to pass. "Chroniclers" explains how writers, photographers, and painters were among the first who chronicled life in the West
Rock 'n' roll explodes( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues, gospel, jazz ... fused into a new sound. Includes Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, Elvis Presley, and more. The key players recall the sounds that changed their lives
Britain invades, America fights back( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of rock's renaissance between 1964 and 1966, with The Who, The Beach Boys, The Temptations, the California sound, Motown, and more. Part 3 of a 10-part documentary
My generation( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock sets the tone for a counterculture. The Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin, The Doors, Neil Young, the Grateful Dead. When this era ended, it was with a grisly bang. Drugs killed some of rock 'n' rolls biggest names
Summer of love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD contains a documentary of 60s rock music hosted by Paul Kantner and featuring performance footage and interviews
Plugging in( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical experimentation explodes. Dylan, the Byrds, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Janis Joplin, and others. Witness the furious passion of Bob Dylan's performance at Newport in 1965
Guitar heroes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hendrix, Eddie Van Halen, Duane Allman, Townshend, U2, and others. Without electric guitar there would have been no nock 'n' roll
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sounds of soul: Traces the rise of a new form of musical artistry. Rooted in gospel, developed under the influence of mainstream pop music with a dose of rhythm-and-blues feeling, soul first blossomed in the late 1950s
The sounds of soul( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motown becomes Hitsville, U.S.A. With James Brown, Smokey Robinson, Otis Redding and more. Rooted in gospel, influenced by pop, with a strong dose of rhythm and blues, soul blossomed. Part 5 of a 10-part documentary series
The '70s have a nice decade( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elton John, Steely Dan, Pink Floyd, Frampton, David Bowie. This era recaptures the artistic highs and debauched lows of rock's glamour years
Up from the underground( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revolution! MTV, rap, alternative, R.E.M., U2, Public Enemy, Madonna. Rock reinvented itself in the 1980's
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up from the underground: This program shows how rock reinvented itself in the 1980s, from music videos to rap
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The '70s: have a nice decade: The 1970s were the best of times and also the worst. Rock 'n' roll had never been a bigger business: recording sessions had never been more elaborate, stage acts had never been showier. This program recaptures the artistic highs and debauched lows of rock's glamour years
Punk( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paving the way for Nirvana and Green Day, the Sex Pistols, Iggy Pop, Ramones, The Clash, Talking Heads and others
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plugging in: When Bob Dylan plugged in his guitar and began to play rock 'n' roll at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965, he nearly caused a riot. This program recounts how rock reinvented itself in the mid-'60s
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock 'n' roll explodes: Interviews with rock's brightest stars from Little Richard to Bono as they recall songs and sounds that changed their lives. Includes filmed song performance excerpts: Wild thing / Jimi Hendrix -- Born to run / Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band -- Billie Jean / Michael Jackson -- I just wanna make love to you / Rolling Stones -- Got my mojo working / Muddy Waters -- That'll be the day / Buddy Holly and the Crickets -- Caledonia / Louis Jordan and the Tympany Five -- Shake, rattle and roll / Big Joe Turner -- I got a woman / Ray Charles -- Bo Diddley / Bo Diddley -- Maybellene / Chuck Berry -- Ready Teddy / Little Richard -- Tutti frutti / Pat Boone, Little Richard -- Rock around the clock / Bill Haley and His Comets
Good rockin' tonight( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the glory days of rock's first golden age: '50s teen idols and American Bandstand dance crazes, with Buddy Holly, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, and more. Part 2 of a 10-part documentary
Cowboys ; Settlers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and times of the cowboys of the Old West, and tells the story of the settlers who came to farm and settle the land
 
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My generationPlugging inGuitar heroesThe '70s have a nice decadeGood rockin' tonight