WorldCat Identities

Gast, Leon

Overview
Works: 47 works in 150 publications in 4 languages and 2,569 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Pictorial works  Music  History  Biographical films  Songs, Spanish  Salsa (Music)  Popular music  Concert films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Editor, Production personnel, Film editor, fmd, fmp, Performer
Classifications: GV1132.A44, 796.83092
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Most widely held works by Leon Gast
When we were kings by Leon Gast ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Forman in Zaire
When we were kings the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and French and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Forman in Zaire. Includes a music festival featuring America's top African American performers, James Brown and B.B. King
Smash his camera ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ron Galella, notorious paparazzo, captured some of the most memorable celebrity photographs. In order to do so, he suffered everything from a restraining order to a broken jaw. Includes archival footage of Grace Kelly, Clark Gable, Brad Pitt, Marlon Brando, and more
Soul power by James Brown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1974 the most celebrated American R&B acts of the time came together with the most renowned musical groups in Southern Africa for a 12-hour, three-night concert held in Kinshasa, Zaire. The music festival became a reality when Hugh Masekela and Stewart Levine convinced boxing promoter Don King to combine the event with the 'Rumble in the Jungle, ' the epic fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman
The Grateful Dead movie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed at San Francisco's Winterland during their 1976 "Steal your face tour", the group performs 19 of their hits
1 love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive documentary about the mingling of cultural and social influences that have made basketball what it is today. Appropriate credit goes to the game's official inventor, Dr. James Naismith. Also explores the YMCA's early role as a "pipeline for spreading basketball over the world". Pays tribute to the old Knickerbockers and Philadelphia Warriors legends, among others, who comprise today's basketball fraternity. It also digs deep into the impact of Harlem's early precision players on the game's vitality and international popularity
The Grateful Dead by Grateful Dead ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grateful Dead in concert at San Francisco's Winterland. Film includes animation, footage of the audience, of the performers backstage, and of scenes ouside of the concert hall
Our Latin thing (Nuestra cosa) ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical documentary revealing the lifestyles of New York's Latinos during the 1970s
B.B. King in Africa by B. B King ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A live concert performance by B.B. King in 1974. An audience of 80,000 came to Kinshasa for an electrifying three-day music festival
The Pointer Sisters in Africa by Pointer Sisters ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Africa by Celia Cruz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concert opgenomen in het "Stadu du Hai" in Kinshasa, Zaire, 1974
When we were kings the true story of the rumble in the jungle ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about Mohammad Ali's fight to regain the world heavyweight title from George Foreman in Zaire in 1974
Salsa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this film the Fania All Stars perform for 44,000 fans at Yankee stadium in New York. Aside from concert footage, Masucci also included a history of Salsa, and vintage film clips of Hollywood's portrayal of Latinos in movies during the 1930's and 1940's
One love. the collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the history of basketball in the United States in the 20th century; features footage set to hip-hop music of basketball stars during their high school and college careers before they became professional players
Sweet 16 by B. B King ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1974 B.B. King played for 80,000 during a three day music festival in Kinshasa, Africa
Celia Cruz and the Fania Allstars in Africa by Celia Cruz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The 80,000 people who arrived in Kinshasa, Zaire for the Mohammed Ali-George Foreman fight and a three-day music festival never imaged anything like it. The state was filled with Latin music's most revered artists dancing, singing and playing the music of American salsa that was completely new to a native African audience. All these superstars on stage together produced one of the hottest performances in salsa history ... this concert features Celia Cruz, Johnny Pacheco and the Fania All Stars ..."--Container
When we were kings Kralji boksa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All night long by Pointer Sisters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When we were kings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When we were kings the original motion picture soundtrack ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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