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Law, Lindsay

Works: 161 works in 269 publications in 2 languages and 8,663 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Independent films  Biography  Television plays  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Ethnographic films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lindsay Law
Stand and Deliver by Edward James Olmos( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Jaime Escalante, a math teacher at East Los Angeles' Garfield High School who refuses to write off his inner-city students as losers. Escalante cajoles, pushes, threatens, and inspires 18 high school students who were struggling with fractions to become math whizzes
Daughters of the dust by Julie Dash( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama portrays the conflict and struggle between African tradition and changing values in the early 1900s as a family of Sea Island Gullahs prepares to migrate to the promise of mainland USA and Canada. It focuses on the Peazant family women, carriers of ancient African traditions and beliefs
Ah, wilderness! by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production of Eugene O'Neill's nostalgic paean to the rites of adolescence has been hailed for its beauty, intimacy and good humor. Set in New England in the days of America's innocence, the affectionate comedy presents a young man's coming of age during a summer in which he experiemnts with poetry, politics, wicked women and alcohol and succumbs to his first romantic crush
The eccentricities of a nightingale by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tony Award-winning actress Blythe Danner portrays the sensitive spinster Alma Winemiller in this 1948 drama by Tennessee Williams, a radically revised version of his earlier play Summer and Smoke, set in Mississippi at the turn of the century. Frustrated with longing for the socially prominent young doctor next door, the eccentric, highly emotional minister's daughter decides to settle for one night with him in a rented hotel room."--Container
Safe by Todd Haynes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol White is an L.A. housewife in the late 1980s who comes down with a debilitating illness. After the doctors she sees can give her no clear diagnosis, she comes to believe that she has frighteningly extreme environmental allergies. A prescient commentary on self-help culture, as a metaphor for the AIDS crisis, as a drama about class and social estrangement, and as a horror film about what cannot be seen
--And the earth did not swallow him( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a Mexican American family in the 1950s as seen through the eyes of a son
Working : a musical by Studs Terkel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical adaptation of Studs Terkel's book, with songs by Stephen Schwartz and others
Forget-me-not Lane by Peter Nichols( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A somewhat successful professor at a technology school, listens to old songs on his tape machine and wanders back to scenes of his youth in WWII England
The Prince of Homburg by Heinrich von Kleist( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chelsea Theater Center production. Tells the story of a 17th-century Prussian nobleman who disobeys his military orders, defeats the invading Swedish forces, and is sentenced to death for disobedience
First breeze of summer by Leslie Lee( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the conflicts between a stern, hard-working father and his two discontented sons. Also tells the story of the man's elderly mother who recalls, through flashbacks the romances of her youth with three different men who all abandoned her
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city( Visual )

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

In this chronicle of San Francisco in the 1970s, the carefree chaos revolves around the funky old apartment house at 28 Barbary Lane where landlady Anna Madrigal welcomes tenants by taping homegrown joints to their doors and presides over their lives with an almost maternal affection
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