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Hosler, Sue

Overview
Works: 23 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 1,147 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographical films  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  History  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Historical films 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR4037, 823.7
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Most widely held works by Sue Hosler
Jane Austen's life( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film presents a brief biography of Jane Austen (16 December 1775-18 July 1817), and explores the landscapes where she spent her life. Austen lived her entire life as part of a small and close-knit family located on the lower fringes of English gentry, and her works analyze the novels of sensibility of the second half of the eighteenth century. Austen's biting social commentary was aimed at moral issues, principally the dependence of women on marriage to secure social standing and economic security. Her whose works of romantic fiction set among the gentry have earned her a place as one of the most widely read and most beloved writers in English literature, while her historical importance hinges on her contribution to the transition to nineteenth-century realism
Narnia & beyond : the chronicles of C.S. Lewis by C. S Lewis( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.S. Lewis' rich treasure of children's literature is explored while revealing the childhood and adult life of one of the 20th century's greatest imaginations. It's a story of joy, love, success, and tragedy, but above all ... faith!
J.K. Rowling and the birth of Harry Potter( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter, far from bursting onto the literary scene, grew slowly into the entertainment phenomenon now known worldwide. Similarly, he grew slowly in the mind and life of his creator, author J.K. Rowling. This film examines the sites, sounds, and life-altering events that influenced J.K. Rowling during her life before Harry, but which perhaps had an impact on Harry as well
Troy : the true story of love, power, honor & the pursuit of glory( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the search for the real story of Troy, and take an unforgettable journey that will not only reveal the magic of Troy, but also bring life to an era long past, but never forgotten
Jane Austen's society( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the life of Jane Austen, her novels and English life in the her time
Great writers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the popular and celebrated authors Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte. This absorbing film examines the women behind the famous name, the great works, the family and the locations key to lives of the Bronte sister. The Brontes remain among the most popular and best-known writers ever, a staple for hundreds of thousands of students whose works are still studied and read around the world
Jane Austen's works( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of Jane Austen's novels
Classic literature( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austen is the author of such classics as Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility. Step back in time and enter the elegant period of history known as the Regency and find the 'Lady' who breathed life into such sparkling characters as Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy, who have in turn gone on to inspire more recent romantic novelists to follow
J.R.R. Tolkien & the birth of The lord of the rings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program will give you a real insight into the man behind the legends of "THE LORD OF THE RINGS" and "The Hobbit"--The people and places that shaped the unique literary genius that is J.R.R. Tolkien
Classic literature( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens remains a firm favorite, with renowned novels such as Oliver Twist, Great expectations, David Copperfield, and more. Major film and TV adaptations of his work have brought many new fans. The life of Charles Dickens is as fascinating, and often shocking, as any of his novels. From generating social reform to transforming Christmas into the festival we know today, his influence was widespread and is still felt today
George Eliot by Malcolm Hossick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth look at Marian Evans, and her pious childhood up into adulthood, before emerging as novelist George Eliot, author of 'Adam Bede'; ' Silas Marner'; 'Daniel Deronda' and more
Ghosts & witches of olde England( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tour around the country to explore some of the best examples of fright inducing ghost, hauntings and witch folklore ever related."--IMDb.com description
C.S. Lewis & the chronicles of Narnia : the true story of the author of the classic tale of "The Lion, the witch and the wardrobe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When C.S. Lewis, a mild mannered Professor at Oxford University in the heart of England, sat down to write a story for children, not even his closest friend thought it would be a success. The fact that C.S. Lewis was a confirmed bachelor and that the friend in question was none other than J.R.R. Tolkien, the much-respected author of The Lord of the Rings, did not bode well! However, when The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe appeared in print, the reading public of Great Briatin, quickly followed by the rest of the world, had other ideas. The magical realm of Narnia was truly captivating and proved to be extremely popular, and to this day The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is still an all-time favorite with each new generation of young readers. So enduring is this delightful tale of magic and mystery that even the Hollywood Film Industry has turned its attention to this remarkable children's classic. Step beyond the open door before you and enter the world of Narnia. Discover for yourself the origin of this land of ice and snow, where only a Lion's roar can herald the coming of spring. Let your imagination restore the wonder of childhood as the power of Narnia works its eternal magic and the amazing true-life story of C.S. Lewis is revealed
Irish myths and legends( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irish music and stories, with video of the places where they were supposed to take place
Peter Pan and J.M. Barrie: The Boys Who Wouldn't Grow Up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan first appeared in the novel 'The little white bird', in 1902, but it was not until the stage play 'Peter Pan or the boy who wouldn't grow up' that he became a conquering hero, a symbol of the refusal to take on the mantle of the the social norms, to grow up. Explored is the coming into being and reception of the play itself as well as later critical analysis. Examined is the close relationship with the Llewelyn Davies family, whose five sons were the model for the leader of the Lost Boys
Marie Antoinette : queen of Versailles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an Austrian princess, barely into her teens, who was sent to marry the future king of France as part of a peace treaty, and who became the symbol of the decadence of the French monarchy
The Hitler collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why Hitler lost World War II: Examines the enormous sacrifice the free world paid to defeat the Führer and his thirst for power
Alfred Hitchcock: More Than Just a Profile( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow in Hitchcock's footsteps, discover his early influences, and explore the darker side of this legendary genius who knew every trick in the filmmaker's book, turning tales of everyday folk into spine-chilling, psychological thrillers
On the Irish whiskey trail( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of Irish whiskey. Examines Ireland's present-day whiskey industry, visiting a number of distilleries throughout the country
Charlie Chaplin: his life & work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the story of Charlie Chaplin and his rise to fame in the film industry. Experience London at the turn of the century and how it shaped Chaplin's later work
 
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