Most widely held works by Dale Kruzic
Kiss my wheels ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Follows the Zia Hot Shots, a nationally ranked junior wheelchair basketball team, through a season of training and tournament competition.
Looking toward home an urban Indian experience ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Explores issues facing Native Americans living in urban environments illustrating the importance of access to adequate health care, education, and the strong sense of community and cultural identity needed to thrive in big cities.
El Camino Real ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The royal road, the trail followed by Juan de Oñate in 1598 when he led this troop of Spaniards up from Mexico in search of gold and glory ... This program recounts the story of the trail, only recently discovered, its archaeology still only hinted at, and in the process provides the flip-side of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral kind of history: the campsite debris and misshapen mule shoes that give evidence of the hard and dangerous life of the people who traveled here, the Nahuatl-speakers and Pueblo and Spaniards and Mexicans and Anglos who built this country.
Frida Kahlo portrait of a woman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A discussion and theatrical dance presentation of the life of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, who lived from 1907 to 1954.
Dancing with photons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
This program tells the story of Fred Begay, a modern man who carries on the wisdom of his Navajo and Ute ancestors. A Ph. D. in nuclear physics, Dr. Begay credits his success in the world of theoretical physics to the skills in abstract reasoning he learned from his parents, who taught him the Navajo world order.
Apache visions in stone the art of Allan Houser ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Explores the art of Allan (Haozous) Houser (Chiricahua Apache). He speaks about his spiritual and Native American cultural values.
Tʻai chi chih! joy thru movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Describes the 19 movements and one pose of tʻai chi chih, a modern, slow motion meditation developed by the American, Justin F. Stone.
Worlds in harmony Tewa/Hopi artist Dan Namingha ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Explores the art and images of Native American painter, Dan Namingha.
Opening doors ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
This program tells the story of Buen Viaje Dancers, a performing ensemble composed of dancers with disabilities. Includes interview with artistic director Billbob Brown, rehearsal and performance sequences.
Luis Jimenez ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Sculptor Luis Jimenez shows his designs and discusses why he chooses to create public art.
En divina luz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Photographer Craig Varjabedian discusses his work photographing the Penitente morades of New Mexico.
Danza azteca de Anáhuac ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"Centuries before Cortéz, their ancestors migrated south from what is today Colorado and New Mexico; today, united in heritage and spirit with their brothers and sisters across the political boundary that separates Mexico from the United States, they celebrate the past and its continuity. Celebrants of this ancient native tradition demonstrate their dances and costumes, explaining their meaning--and not only the literal and symbolic meaning of feathers or face paint, but the larger meaning of the dance; you don't have to be a Native American to accept its message"--Container.
The Battle of Glorieta Pass Gettysburg of the West ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Using commentary from diaries and journals of Civil War participants film reviews the military strategy and events surrounding the Battle of Glorieta Pass during the New Mexico Civil War campaign of 1862.
Joy Harjo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"As a Native American writer, Joy Harjo's heritage has given her a speical insight into the origin of the human spirit. She enjoys writing about the totally unfamiliar, jumping off the edge into the unknown, and sometimes setting her poetry to the music of her saxophone. Profile: Rick Burkard, ceramic sculpture"--KNME-TV web site.
Hopi prophecy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"Ancient Hopi prophecy is based on the belief that humankind determines its own destiny. The Hopis advocate internalized and harmony with the natural world. Tribal elders proclaim the hope that all cultures will meet in the Hopi Nation to begin a new, long, and peaceful life"--KNME-TV web site.
Flamenco a lost art revived in New Mexico ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Discusses the history of Flamenco dance and how the traditions related to it are carried on in New Mexico today. The Artist profile section of the program features circus clown Lori Silverman.
The Printmakers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Discusses the artists who are reviving the printmaking process of stone art lithography at the Tamarind Institute of the University of New Mexico. It also describes the techniques used in lithography.
Behind the mask in Mexico ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A look at the customs of various masks and festivals of Mexico.
Surviving Columbus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Using stories from Pueblo elders, interviews with Pueblo scholars and leaders, archival photographs, and historical accounts, this program explores the Pueblo Indians' 450-year struggle to preserve their culture, land, and religion despite European contact.
Tony Hillerman the art of the mystery by N.M.) KNME-TV (Television station : Albuquerque ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
An intimate look into the master mystery writers mind. Hillerman explains his inspirations, triumphs and disasters of writing his famous Jim Chee mystery series set in the the Southwest. Scenes from Hillerman's storis are illustrated with striking videography, as this COLORES! travels the four corners area to find the exact location where these events took plce.
Apache sculpture Artists Athletes with disabilities Biography Chiricahua Indians Dance for people with disabilities Dance therapy Documentary films Documentary television programs Feature films Films for the hearing impaired Hispanic American Catholics--Religious life History Houser, Allan,--1914-1994 Indian artists Indian dance Indian painting Indians of North America Indians of North America--Urban residence Jimenez, Luis,--1940-2006 Kahlo, Frida Mexico Mexico--Meseta Central Moradas Namingha, Dan Navajo Indians Navajo philosophy New Mexico Nonfiction television programs North America--Chihuahua Trail Nuclear physicists Painters Physicists Physics--Philosophy Poets, American Pueblo art Qi gong Rivera, Diego,--1886-1957 Roads Sculptors Southwest, New Tai chi Television programs Texas United States United States--El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail Ute Indians Wheelchair basketball Women artists Women painters