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Antelope (Firm)

Overview
Works: 13 works in 20 publications in 2 languages and 694 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographical films  Documentary films  Drama  Nonfiction films  Reggae music  Educational films  Internet videos  War films 
Classifications: ML420.M3313, 782.421646
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Most widely held works by Antelope (Firm)
Nureyev by Rudolf Nureyev( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical film of dancer Rudolph Nureyev with contributions from Nureyev's sister, friends and colleagues from the ballet, and ballet experts. Includes interviews with Nureyev conducted one year before his death
444 days the Iran Hostage crisis( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the words of the U.S. Embassy Communications Officer, being held hostage "was like being raped". Drawing on archival footage -- including previously unreleased film from Iran -- and candid interviews with the American hostages and their Iranian captors, this riveting program presents a balanced look at the harrowing details of the 14-month standoff that brought radical Islam to world prominence and forever altered America's attitude towards the Middle East. Additional interviews with religious leaders, top-level politicians, military personnel, and others flesh out a story of uncertainty, frustration, and hardship for all involved, which was only resolved with the belated release of the hostages in 1981
Hiroshima the decision to drop the bomb by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the final months of World War II. While war rages in the Pacific, newly installed President Truman and his chiefs of staff wrestle with the unprecedented moral question of whether to drop the atomic bomb, and Emperor Hirohito and his proud Samurai generals face the moral dilemma of whether to surrender or fight on to the end
Africa live the Roll Back Malaria concert : a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features top African musicians performing before a local audience of more than 50,000 March 12-13, 2005 at the Iba Mar Diop Stadium in Dakar, Senegal in the fight against malaria. Includes live performances from the two-day music festival produced by Youssou N'Dour, backstage comments from the artists, and insights into the organization of the event in Dakar
444 days by Leslie Woodhead( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing on archival footage--including previously unreleased film from Iran--and candid interviews with the American hostages and their Iranian captors, this riveting program presents a balanced look at the harrowing details of the 14-month standoff that brought radical Islam to world prominence and forever altered America's attitude towards the Middle East. Additional interviews with religious leaders, top-level politicians, military personnel, and others flesh out a story of uncertainty, frustration, and hardship for all involved, which was only resolved with the belated release of the hostages in 1981"--Container
Testament( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gospel truth: Exploring excavations at Capernaum, Romer searches for the historical Jesus of Nazareth and his followers. And at Antioch, crossroads of the ancient world, he delves into the rich, diverse traditions that shaped early Christianity. Thine is the kingdom: When the emperor Constantine elevated Christianity to the official religion of the Roman Empire, the once-persecuted sect took on the trappings of imperial power--nowhere more evidently than at the magnificent Hagia Sophia in Constantinople (present-day Istanbul)
Testament( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time: At excavations in Mesopotamia and Egypt, romer explores the cultural and religious milieu that shaped some of the Pentateuch's most powerful stories: creation, God's call to Abraham, and the exodus of the Israelites. Chronicles and kings: Archaeological digs at Jericho and elsewhere unearth clues about the rise of Israel as a kingdom, its rivalry with the much-maligned Philistines, and its eventual disintegration and conquest by invaders from the north and west. Mightier than the sword: Two events profoundly influenced the writing of the Hebrew Scriptures: the Babylonion exile, which made the Jews an international people, and Alexander the Great's conquest of the ancient world, which infused all Middle Eastern cultures with Greek ideas
Testament( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Power and glory: After barbarian invaders sacked Rome, monks in far-flung outposts such as Scotland and Ireland kept Christianity alive, eventually reconverting the continent and setting the stage for Charlemagne and the Holy Roman Empire. Paradise lost: A variety of forces--from Renaissance ideas, to the spirit of nationalism, to Hollywood reinterpretation--have eroded the Bible's influence, despite the valiant efforts of a few passionate advocates to protect its relevance
Nureyev a portrait( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film biography of the world's most famous ballet dancer, Rudolf Nureyev, made a year before his death in 1993. The film traces Nureyev's life starting from his hometown of Ufa, the town in the foothills of Russia's Ural Mountains where he grew up, and includes the recollections of his sister, his former headmistress, the dance teacher who first discovered his talents, and the prima ballerina at the Kirov Theatre who was Nureyev's first dancing partner
Hiroshima la terreur atomique( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On 6 August 1945, the U.S. bomber "Enola Gay" crews dropped on Hiroshima the first atomic bomb. This video paints a detailed statement of this dark period of the 20th century that began the nuclear age
Placido Domingo a musical life( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program captures Domingo at work and in his personal life, with his wife Marta and their family. He discusses his art and his upbringing by parents who were established performers in their own time. Placido's performances are highlighted with sequences drawn from filmed and videotaped recordings of his greatest roles and work, including his popular music collaboration with John Denver
A Cry from the grave by Leslie Woodhead( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documentary on the massacre of Srebrenica, where "the world's first United Nation's safe area became the site of the worst massacre in Europe since World War II." Documents the events leading to the murder of thousands of Muslim civilians by the Serbian army July 11-14, 1995, and its aftermath
Rebel music the Bob Marley story by Bob Marley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The story of legendary reggae superstar Bob Marley, the musician, the poet and the prophet. Includes previously unheard recordings, news footage of the time and live performances of many of his classic hits
 
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