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David Paradine Television

Overview
Works: 125 works in 158 publications in 1 language and 3,565 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Television interviews  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Biographical television programs  Television programs  Documentary films  Personal narratives 
Classifications: E860, 973.924
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Most widely held works by David Paradine Television
Frost Nixon : the original Watergate interviews( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes in-depth interviews of U.S. President Richard Nixon by Sir David Frost in May, 1977 regarding the infamous Watergate scandal, followed by a segment, "Behind the scenes." That final segment features footage from 2007 of Frost discussing "clinching the interviews, Nixon's advisors, ground rules, on location, Nixon's reaction, and the final meeting" he had with Nixon at San Clemente
Mengele( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Josef Mengele, the notorious figure of the Holocaust and Nazi doctor of death at the Auschwitz concentration camp, who sent many Jews to their death and conducted many appalling and unethical medical experiments. Traces Mengele's post-war escape through German to Italy, then to Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil, where he finally met his end. Examines Mengele's life through the eyes of those who knew him, revealing how he lived out his last years
Frost Nixon : the complete interviews( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program, culled from the over 28 hours of interview footage between Sir David Frost and U.S. President Richard M. Nixon, was originally broadcast in May of 1977. Never before, nor since, has a U.S. President been so candid on camera. Even more intriguing is the fact that Nixon agreed to appear on camera with no pre-interview preparation or screening of questions. This program includes chapters on: Watergate, Nixon and the world (Soviet Union, China), War at home and abroad (Vietnam, Nixon's war at home), The final days (resignation of Agnew, personal taxes, Nixon's pardon), The last roundup (18 1/2 minute gap, Supreme Court, Kissinger, John Mitchell)
Decisive battles. 13 defining moments from the rise and fall of the Roman Empire to the struggle over the Persian Empire( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines moments that altered the course of history and shaped the modern world. Gives a comprehensive account of the famed leaders and brilliant military tactics that changed history. Visit locations around the world to examine what is known of these legendary encounters. Witness recreations of the crucial battles of Rome and beyond - from Cannae to Marathon to Thermopylae - and follow some of the greatest warriors of all time, including Hannibal, Spartacus, and Attila the Hun
Inside the Cold War( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For thirty years, a Cold War between the world's two mightiest superpowers, Russia and the U.S., raged on nearly every continent. In this 2-part series, David Frost presents a probing, even-handed look at the personalities and events of the war through interviews, extensive archival footage, and declassified government documents."--Www.films.com
President Richard Nixon-- talking with David Frost( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to presenting highlights from the original broadcasts of "The Nixon interviews with David Frost," this special includes never before seen footage culled from some 28 hours of recorded interviews taped after President Nixon retired to San Clemente (1977); footage from David Frost's original interview in 1968 at then-Presidential candidate Nixon's New York headquarters; and a behind-the-scenes look by Frost at the taping sessions and his personal reflections on the late President
Inside the Cold War with Sir David Frost. end of an empire( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the trauma of the Vietnam War, a U.S. diplomatic strategy evolves that begins the unraveling of the Soviet Empire. Focuses on such key events and tactics as détente, the manipulations that sparked Middle East tensions between Soviet-supported Egypt and American-backed Israel, the historic trip to China by Richard Nixon, the SALT talks, the "dirty little wars" in Central America, the Reagan Revolution and his Strategic Defense Initiative, the fall of the Berlin Wall, "perestroika" and "glasnost," and the ultimate collapse of the Soviet Union. Features historian Michael Beschloss and interviews with Margaret Thatcher, Norman Schwarzkopf, Mikhail Gorbachev, Presidents Carter, Reagan and Bush and others, along with the use of previously classified U.S. and Russian documents
Superpowers Collide( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First in a two-part series that looks at the Cold War. This segment focuses on events from World War II into the 1970s. The end of World War II brought a desolate European landscape with two countries and two ideologies in an epic face-off. Sir David Frost and noted historian Michael Beschloss examine topics and events of the period, including the roots of the Cold War, the early challenge to Truman, the Berlin Airlift, the Korean War and the spread of "red scare" paranoia, the arms race and the threat of nuclear Armageddon, Khrushchev, the Berlin Wall, the Cuban missile crisis, and the growing quagmire of the Vietnam War during the Johnson, Nixon, and Ford administrations. Excerpts from interviews with Alexander Haig, Helmut Schmidt, Bobby Kennedy, Henry Kissinger, Margaret Thatcher, George Bush, and others provide insight into the tensions and drama of this struggle in world history
Jimmy Carter, the moralist president( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Frost interviews President Carter, discussing highlights of his presidency and his management style, with comparisons to the styles of Ford and Reagan
Inside the Cold War with Sir David Frost( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the roots of the Cold War and United States' foreign relations from the end of World War II to the quagmire of the Vietnam War during the Johnson, Nixon, and Ford administrations
Maya Angelou : talking with David Frost( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Frost interviews Maya Angelou, the poet, novelist, civil rights activist, and educator
Gerald R. Ford, the healing of the presidency( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Frost interviews President Ford, revealing feelings about the defeat in Vietnam, defusing domestic unrest, and pardoning Richard Nixon
Richard Nixon, crisis in the presidency( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from David Frost interviews with President Nixon, discussing the highlights of his presidency, including rapprochement with Communist China and his resignation in 1974. Includes a brief segment of an interview with Gerald Ford
Frost Nixon : Watergate( Visual )

in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Frost interviews former president Richard Nixon about Watergate
[George Bush]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

David Frost interviews George Bush, Republican Party candidate for President of the United States. Includes brief interview with his wife, Barbara Bush
 
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Alternative Names
David Paradine Productions Ltd.

Paradine Television

Languages
English (24)