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Anthony Potter Productions

Overview
Works: 159 works in 344 publications in 1 language and 6,095 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Documentary films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs  Educational films  Internet videos 
Classifications: JK515, 973.926
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Most widely held works by Anthony Potter Productions
We the people : the president and the constitution( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series of interviews record the observations of Presidents Nixon, Ford, Carter, and Reagan about the office of the Presidency and its place in the constitutional framework of American government
Richard M. Nixon( Visual )

10 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Nixon discusses the presidency from the perspective of his long career in public service. Includes his views of the practical handicaps of divided government, secret diplomacy and covert operations, presidential campaigning, and relations with the media
Ronald Reagan : a legacy remembered( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Reagan discusses Congress and the budget process, the role of the executive branch in the management of the economy, presidential relations with the media, the appointment of justices to the U.S. Supreme Court, and presidential initiatives in foreign affairs including the intervention in Grenada, the bombing of Libya, and the United States support of the Nicaraguan contras
American experience by Rennie Ellis( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first President elected from the Deep South since the Civil War, Jimmy Carter discusses the Office of the Presidency from the perspective of a Washington outsider who sought to make human rights a centerpiece of his administration. Carter reflects upon the nature of Presidential leadership, illustrated by the Camp David Accords, the Iran hostage crisis, the Panama Canal Treaty, the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, and the energy crisis
Gerald R. Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Ford discusses the War Powers Resolution and other Congressional limitations on presidential power, the personal qualitities required of the President, limitations on presidential terms of office, the threat of assassination, and the difficulties that confront the legislative branch. Includes his views on decision-making in the context of the pardon of Richard Nixon, the seizure of the Mayaguez, the summit meeting at Vladivostok, and other events in the Ford presidency
Rosie the riveter by Norman Rockwell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newsreels and documentary footage of the World War II era show what life was like on the American home front. Episode 1 highlights American women who answered the call to duty in the armed forces and in factories and shipyards at home. Episode 2 examines how the seeds of the sexual revolution were sown in wartime. In episode 3, the war ends suddenly and millions in the armed forces are demobilized, setting vast social changes in motion
Pearl Harbor : surprise attack!( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the events leading to Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. Reviews the history of America's relations with Japan
Between the wars : economic seeds of World War II by Harvard University( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the events between World War I and World War II
FDR and Churchill : the human partnership( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the close personal friendship between President Roosevelt and Winston Churchill and its effect on the relations between the United States and Great Britain during 1940-1941
Return to isolationism( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the conflict between President Wilson and the Senate Foreign Relations Committee over the League of Nations. Also focuses on the labor strikes, race riots, and economic problems of the United States after World War I
America in the Pacific : the clash of two cultures( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the American public opinion toward Japan, the Oriental mind and the rise of Japan as a major power following World War I."--Container
Latin America : intervention in our own backyard( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores early U.S. policy in the Caribbean and Central and South America as Pan-American relations deteriorated until, in 1933, President Roosevelt abolished the Monroe doctrine of intervention
The first SALT talks( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the world's first major disarmament conference, the Washington Conference on the Limitation of Armament, 1921-1922. Focuses on how the conference limited the post-war arms race, especially the building of battleships
The Italian Ethiopian war : Africa in world affairs( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Mussolini and his campaign to acquire Ethiopia as a colony for Italy. Also presents the attitude of Americans toward Mussolini and the racial strife which erupted between American blacks and Italian Americans as a result of Italy's brutal aggression against Ethiopia. Shows how the war paved the way for World War II
The Great Depression and foreign affairs( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents America during the Depression and how the economic collapse changed America's outlook on the world
The phony war by Jean-Christophe Rosé( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the beginning of World War II in Europe and the efforts of the United States to remain neutral
Versailles : the lost peace( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instead of creating conditions that would lead to peace, the Treaty of Versailles was one of the factors that two decades later would result in World War II
Cliff Robertson presents Hunters in the sky, fighter aces of WWII( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the war in the air through a combination of World War II archival film footage and contemporary interviews with American, British, Soviet, German and Japanese fighter pilots
The recognition of Russia : a climate of mutual mistrust( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using archival film and interviews this film reviews American relations with the Soviet Union from the Bolshevik Revolution in 1917 to the Roosevelt Administration
America goes to war : the home front, WWII( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series depicts how the American people became involved in World War II and the major movements in their lives during the 1940's, including many changes in American ideals, life styles, morals, and ethics. While the storm clouds gather shows America recovering from the depression and realizing their involvement in the war is looming. Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition shows America's response to Pearl Harbor and mobilization of the war effort. Sacrifices and shortages examines how Americans coped with shortages of food, gas and luxury items during World War II. A string of pearls highlights American women who answered the call to duty in the armed forces and in factories and shipyards at home. On the shady side of the street examines how the seeds of the sexual revolution were sown in wartime. Right in der Fuerher's face looks at propaganda created to stir morale on the home front. Thanks for the memories looks at how American show business went to war. Accentuating the positive shows what Americans thought was entertaining and funny in the 40s. Mood indigo : blacks and whites looks at racial prejudice and discrimination in the armed forces and at home. It's been a long, long time examines the long, bitter road to victory and the unpreparedness of America for peace
 
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