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Eagle Rock Entertainment

Works: 769 works in 1,279 publications in 1 language and 26,399 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational films  Internet videos  Juvenile works  Children's films  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Publisher
Classifications: DL65, 937
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Most widely held works by Eagle Rock Entertainment
Ancient India( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the religious tension between Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam, and the historical events that shaped the great Indian civilizations from the Morian Empire through the Mogul Empire ... provides insight into a culture that remains vibrant and diverse today."--Container
Aztecs : exposition of a culture( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores Aztec history and culture. Provides an overview of the events that shaped and destroyed the Aztec empire
Ancient Rome by Ann Carroll( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scholars discuss the unification of Europe under the Romans, the military structure and tactics that allowed them to conquer much of Western Europe, and the cultural and social aspects of Rome before the empire collapsed in 476 A.D
The Ottoman empire( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the expansion of the Ottoman Empire from Eastern Europe throughout the Near East, its social and religious life and its military power
Ladies & gentlemen : the Rolling Stones by Rolling Stones( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Texas in 1972 over four nights of the Exile on Main Street U.S. tour, it was billed at the time as the most powerful rock film ever made and is considered by many fans to be the finest Rolling Stones performance ever captured on film
Ancient Greece by Victoria( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with Homer's account of the Trojan War, this program re-creates the Greek world to provide insight into the daily lives of Greek citizens
Ancient Egypt by Egypt( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For almost 3,000 years, the pharaohs ruled a civilization that is arguably the grandest of the ancient world. This program sheds new light on this enigmatic empire, offering information on the god-kings, the construction of the pyramids, religions and cults, mummification and burial rites, the Rosetta Stone, and the vast treasures of Tutankhamen. Interviews with noted Egyptologists, a professor from Cairo University, the chief inspector at the archaeological digs at Gaza, and the son of the guide who led Howard Carter to the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922 add valuable insights. Computer graphics re-create pyramids, temples, and the sphinx in their original states
Monty python by Bill Jones( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary British comedy troupe Monty Python are all gathered in front of the camera one last time in this original documentary series that retells the entire Python phenomenon start to finish
The Vikings by Kenneth W Harl( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program studies the Vikings within the context of medieval history, during which time Europe was still politically fragmented by the breakup of the Roman Empire. Experts from academia, including Sandhurst Military College, investigate topics such as the effect of Viking aggression on commerce in Christendom, the efforts of the Church to convert the Vikings in order to control them, the military value of the shallow-draft Viking long ship, and the beauty of Viking art. In addition, Viking society is examined in depth, with a special focus on politics, culture, and religion. The role Vikings played in the development of European trade is also discussed
Crossfire hurricane by Rolling Stones( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[T]ells the story of the Rolling Stones' unparalleled journey from blues-obsessed teenagers in the early sixties to their undisputed status as rock royalty. All of the Rolling Stones have been newly interviewed and their words form the narrative arc that links together the archive footage of performances, news coverage and interviews, much of it previously unseen ... [and] gives the viewer an intimate insight into exactly what it's like to be part of the Rolling Stones as they overcome denunciation, drugs, dissensions and death to become the definitive survivors"--Container
Ancient Britons( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, experts explore the history of the British Isles from the ice age of 30,000 years ago to pre-Celtic times in search of evidence of the ancient Britons-the Neolithic "Dawn People. From Orkney to Wessex, their ancient societies left enough archaeological evidence to answer some questions-and to raise others. This has prompted much speculation about Stonehenge, the nature of the Britons' religious beliefs and rituals, and the extent of their geometrical and astronomical knowledge. Monuments and mysteries appear to be the chief legacies of those who dwelt during the dawn of civilization in ancient Britain
The Mayans( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most advanced of the pre-Hispanic peoples of Central America, the Mayans rose to great prominence, only to suddenly decline around the year AD 900. In this program, cultural historian Iain Grain delves into Mayan history, investigating topics such as the Mayans' mastery of mathematics, their extremely hierarchical society, their use of human sacrifice to induce rain, and Mayan art. Many examples of Mayan architecture are provided as well, plus a computer re-creation of the temple at Chichén Itzá. Although there are still more than two million native Mayans living in Central America, the exact origins of their ancestors and the fate of the ancient Mayan cities remain mysteries
The Celts by Peter Reynolds( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the Hallstatt and La Tène Celts. Discussses the history, values, and lifestyle of this warrior society, exploring topics that include the roles of the druids, bards, and seers; the political hierarachy in Celtic society; human sacrifice; methods of warfare; and influence on the ethnic languages of Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and Brittany
Pink Floyd : the making of The dark side of the moon by Pink Floyd (Musical group)( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A track-by-track look at the making of the band's 1973 album
Sinatra : all or nothing at all( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sinatra: all or nothing at all is an up-close and personal examination of the life, music and career of the legendary entertainer. Told in his own words from hours of archived interviews, along with commentary from those closest to him, the documentary weaves the music and images from Sinatra's life together with rarely seen footage of Sinatra's famous 1971 'Retirement' Concert in Los Angeles. The film's narrative is shaped by Sinatra's song choices for that concert, which Alex Gibney interprets as the singer's personal guide through his own life"--Container
The love we make by Paul McCartney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film follows Paul McCartney as he journeys through the streets of New York City in the aftermath of the destruction of the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001, and his subsequent organization of the Concert for New York City; features performance clips from the benefit concert and backstage moments with many of the performers and other famous attendees
China : the mandate of heaven by Michael Wood( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and explores the roots of Chinese culture today
Miles electric : a different kind of blue by Miles Davis( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary tracing the long musical career of the legendary trumpeter Miles Davis, from the 1960s to 1991. During that period, he acquired a distinctive music style. The crazy, troubled times of the late 1960s, in the U.S.A., influenced Davis' musical development into something beyond jazz - a kind of blue with electronic effects. It became his signature theme. He learnt from the classical jazz musicians, like Jimi Hendrix, Chick Corea and Carlos Santana; but ended up playing their kind of music in his unique way, according to his own interpretation. Demonstrates his music style, with a close-up of his performance on the electric piano. Includes interviews with Miles, Herbie Hancock, Carlos Santana, Stanley Couch and other great musicians who performed with him during his long career. Their reminicences provide an insight into Davis' personality and his talent which made him a worldwide celebrity. Includes selected archival footage of his performances on stage, highlighting his time at the Isle of Wight Festival, August 1970, and inTokyo in 1973. Showcases many of Davis' most influential and timeless musical compositions, in albums such as, Miles runs the Voodoo down, Bitches brew and So what
The Modern monarchs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How has the importance of English royalty evolved over the past two centuries? This program examines the passage of the monarchy into figurehead status, tracing the line of descent from Queen Victoria to the current ruling family. Recounting Victoria's bereaved isolation and her son's rejection of her standards of propriety, the program reflects on English rule through two world wars, the Princess Diana tragedy, and the media circus that is now a feature of royal life. The episode concludes with an analysis of the crown's vague national purpose-ultimately recognizing an age-old interdependence between the monarchy and its subjects. (47 minutes)
The Battle of Quebec( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the North American colonies of France and Great Britain continued to spread, friction and outright violence between New France and New England became inevitable. Placing the French and Indian War in its larger political context, this program traces the war's progress to the Battle of Quebec. In a bold stroke, the British deployed on the Plains of Abraham under cover of darkness-and a mere fifteen minutes of combat spelled the beginning of the end of 150 years of French colonial rule
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