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BWE Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 114 works in 159 publications in 1 language and 4,004 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  History  Fiction  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Film adaptations  Historical films  Short films 
Classifications: PZ7.P273, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by BWE Video (Firm)
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by Orson Welles( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 389 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
Let the women vote!( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the social and political contexts surrounding woman'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 )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 183 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 179 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 169 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
Sweet 15 by Sharon Weil( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing is more important to Mexican-American Marta Delacruz than her quinceanera--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
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 111 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 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 103 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.)
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
Beatrix Potter : a private world( Visual )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1998 in English and held by 102 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
Thomas & Sarah( Visual )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pauline Collins and John Alderton reprise their roles as Thomas and Sarah in this sequel to Upstairs downstairs, which picks up after the two have left the Bellamy household to begin a new life together
Edward the Seventh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was the the eldest son of Queen Victoria who ruled Great Britain for more than half a century. When he ascended the throne after her death in 1901, he reigned for only nine years. Yet he was still as strong a symbol of the times as his mother had been
Kokoro, the heart within( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 5 explores Chado (tea ceremony), Ikebana (flower arranging), garden design, food preparation, and martial arts. Highlights many social and cultural aspects that are unique to Japan, and discusses stereotypes of the Japanese. Tours some of the national treasures of Japan, such as Mount Fuji and the Tancho cranes
Churchill : the finest hours( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl living in 1908 rural Indiana attends high school despite her mother's fierce opposition. The friendship of a free-spirted older woman helps her stick to her goals
Olympic experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 86 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
Gathered in time : Utah quilts and their makers : settlement to 1950( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quilts of Utah chronicle the lives of women of the past
The Brontës of Haworth( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 70 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
Vietnam, the ten thousand day war( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 60 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
 
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Bonneville Worldwide Entertainment (Firm). BWE Video

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