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BWE Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 100 works in 148 publications in 1 language and 4,100 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Motion pictures  History  Fiction  Television mini-series  Children's films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by BWE Video (Firm)
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on location throught out Europe and North Africa, this restored film tells the story of Othello and his short-lived marriage to Desdemona, thanks to the jealousy sown by Iago
Sweet 15 by Sharon Weil( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing is more important to Mexican-American Marta Delacruz than her quinceañera - the traditional 15th-birthday celebration that symbolically ushers a young Mexican girl into adulthood. She is understandably angry and resentful when her father cancels the gala event. Her outlook is completely changed, however, when she accidentally uncovers her father's secret - he has never become a U.S. citizen
Let the women vote!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the social and political contexts surrounding women's suffrage. From the homesteading tradition, in which western women engaged in hard labor with men, to the drafting of new constitutions for Western territories and the effect of the Civil War, the program reveals the many changes in America which brought about the women's movement in the West
And the children shall lead by Emma Pullen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television movie. In 1964 segregation is a reality in Catesville, Mississippi. But 12-year-old Rachel doesn't notice it because she has many white friends. When a group of civil rights activists comes to town, the tension between black and white citizens grows. It is now up to Rachel and her friends to persuade the adults to overcome the racial barriers that divide them
The frontier photographers the eyes of a curious nation : a documentary by Ken Verdoia( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel back in time more than a century and break trail into uncharted landscapes to meet three of the men who captured images of a land considered a mystery. Join William Henry Jackson, Jack Hillers, and Timothy O'Sullivan as they explore Yellowstone and climb the towering peaks of the Teton and Rocky Mountains
Lyddie by Katherine Paterson( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Canada in 1860, Lyddie is the triumphant tale of a young woman struggling to save her family and the farm she loves after they are forced to separate due to excessive debt and strife. Determined and frightened, Lyddie, now alone, sets off on a heroic journey to find work. After much struggle, she finds a job in a cotton mill where she encounters a whole new set of challenges, not just as a young person on her own but, as a woman. Her experience takes her on another journey, one of self discovery
Kokoro, the heart within( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 is an overview of the traditions and cultural aspects of Japan, exploring Japanese values and motivations. It also presents the facts of the 1945 atomic bombing of Hiroshima factually and graphically, with intercuts of contemporary reminders of the effects of the bombing
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jess Aarons, a shy fifth-grader, and Leslie Burke, a new girl in town, create a fantasy world called Teribithia. They share their innermost secrets and dreams, and their friendship changes Jesse forever, enabling him to deal with Leslie's unexpected death
The haunting of Barney Palmer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this suspenseful tale of the supernatural, 9-year-old Barney Palmer is plagued by bizarre, ghostly visitations and fears that he has inherited a mysterious family curse
A great day in Harlem( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(A great day in Harlem) A documentary about a photograph taken in 1958 by Art Kane of the jazz greats of the period. Includes home movie footage of that day of the musicians arriving and greeting each other the morning of the shoot. Also includes conversations with musicians and archival performance footage (62 min.). (The spitball story) A short film about Dizzy Gillespie's antics as a performer in Cab Calloway's band. Includes interviews with Milt Hinton, Dizzy Gillespie, and Jonah Jones, as well as archival performance footage (21 min.)
Beatrix Potter a private world( Visual )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1998 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the personal life of author and painter Beatrix Potter, as revealed in her recently decoded journal. Examines her fascination with animals and plants and the illustrations and characters she created of them. Includes reminiscences of people who knew the writer
Vietnam, the ten thousand day war( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the real story behind the longest, most controversial war in modern history. Using film clips shot by both sides and seen through the eyes of policymakers and combat veterans, the programs reexamine without blame or judgment the rise and fall of America's twenty-year commitment to the war in Vietnam
Edward the King( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he waited nearly 60 years to become king, and reigned for only nine, Edward VII changed the British monarchy forever. Derided by his mother, Queen Victoria, as frivolous and untrustworthy, Edward was in fact a skillful, determined diplomat who longed to be useful to his country. This miniseries dramatizes his life from frustrated prince and inveterate philanderer to loving father and respected statesman
Puppies!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives facts about each breed, from Chihuahuas to Great Danes, that you need to now before you buy a puppy
Churchill the finest hours( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Winston Churchill's own story as told in his memoirs of the Second World War
Olympic experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights 20 years of Olympic history, including performances by Bob Hayes, Carl Lewis, Bruce Jenner, Peggy Fleming, Ann Packer, and more
A Girl of the Limberlost by Annette O'Toole( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elnora Comstock must choose between her dreams of attending high school or helping her widowed mother's struggle to keep their farm. Through the help of Mrs. Porter, a naturalist and photographer, Elnora is encouraged to reach her goals
Gathered in time Utah quilts and their makers : settlement to 1950( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quilts of Utah chronicle the lives of women of the past
Big ideas by Mike Smith( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No problem is too big for mastermind inventor Jimmy Vella. Join in his daily adventures as he plays matchmaker for his mom, leads a group of students on a midnight stakeout, defeats school bullies and exposes a lawbreaker
The Brontës of Haworth by Christopher Fry( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives and literary achievements of the Brontë family are tied to the life, landscape, and social conditions of the small wool town of Haworth in Yorkshire during the mid 19th-century
 
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Bonneville Worldwide Entertainment (Firm). BWE Video

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