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Chilcott, Lesley

Overview
Works: 19 works in 90 publications in 5 languages and 8,220 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Educational films  Environmental films  Interviews  Lectures  Film adaptations  Musical films  Biographical films  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer, Director, Actor, Scenarist
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lesley Chilcott
An Inconvenient Truth by Davis Guggenheim( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Vice President Al Gore explains the facts of global warming, presents arguments that the dangers of global warning have reached the level of crisis, and addresses the efforts of certain interests to discredit the anti-global warming cause. Between lecture segments, Gore discusses his personal commitment to the environment, sharing anecdotes from his experiences
Waiting for "Superman"( Visual )

29 editions published between 2010 and 2021 in English and French and held by 2,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provided is an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. This documentary has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life
It might get loud by Edge( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the day three generations of electric guitar players met to share their own stories on how they developed their own unique sound and playing style. Viewers will hear fresh music from each artist and witness intimate moments as they discuss what influences how they write and play. Includes Toronto Film Festival press conference
Codegirl( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2020 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join high school-aged girls from around the world as they try to better their communities through technology and collaboration. The Technovation Challenge aims to empower girls worldwide to develop apps for an international competition
An inconvenient sequel : truth to power by Bonni Cohen( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A decade after An Inconvenient Truth brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes - in moments both private and public, funny and poignant - as he pursues the inspirational idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change can be overcome with human ingenuity and passion
Watson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2019 and 2021 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Watson and his crews have confronted whaling vessels from Europe to the Southern Ocean, seal hunters in Canada, and shark finners in Central America. WATSON blends revealing contemporary interviews with Captain Watson, archival clips of Sea Shepherd's dramatic encounters, and spectacular underwater nature footage, as award-winning documentarian Lesley Chilcott (An Inconvenient Truth, Waiting for Superman) paints a fascinating portrait of a man willing to put his own life at risk in a relentless quest to protect the oceans and the marine life within
Helter skelter : an American myth( Visual )

2 editions published between 2020 and 2021 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 50 years have passed since Charles Manson and his cultishly devoted followers committed their horrific crimes, and yet, the public remains truly in the dark about The Manson Family and their journey into the abyss. How can one story be so well known, so legendary, and yet so little understood? In the most comprehensive telling of the Manson Family yet told in a visual medium, Helter Skelter features never-before-accessed interviews from former family members and journalists first on the scene and in the courtroom, weaving these original narratives with archival footage and newly-unearthed images. It will upend what people think they know about this layered and complex story and cast an entirely new light on this Crime of the Century
Waiting for Superman (v.f.)( Visual )

9 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. [This documentary] has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life
An inconvenient truth : a global warning by Al Gore( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former American Vice President Al Gore explains the facts of global warming, presents arguments that the dangers of global warning have reached the level of crisis, and addresses the efforts of certain interests to discredit the anti-global warming cause. Between lecture segments, Gore discusses his personal commitment to the environment, sharing anecdotes from his experiences
Gahan Wilson: born dead, still weird( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For over 50 years, cartoonist Gahan Wilson has been known for his ghoulish, twisted visions that combine horrific elements with comedy and politics. Gahan Wilson : Born Dead, Still Weird takes an intimate look at Wilson's bizarre and personal inspirations, and his influence on the medium." -- Container
2011 SBIFF Women's Panel: Creative Forces: Women in the Business by Santa Barbara International Film Festival( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moderated by Madelyn Hammond from Madelyn Hammond & Associates, the Creative Forces: Women in the Business panel features five talented women filmmakers whose talents range from visual effects and animation to documentary films. The women speak eloquently about how they each got their start, their mentors and inspirations, and the positive effect that they feel women have on the creative arts. We hear stories from the making of Toy Story 3, doing costume design with director Tim Burton on Alice in Wonderland, and working with George Lucas at Skywalker Sound
A small section of the world( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Small Section of the World is a documentary film that tells the inspirational story about a group of women from a remote farming region of Costa Rica whose ideas sparked a revolution in the coffee growing world. After a crisis, the men of the village left in search of work and the women came together to imagine a different future for themselves, their families and their community by building their own coffee mill. They are the first women's run micro-mill in their country. The film follows the impact of this remarkable story of perseverance as it touches lives around the globe and shows how these resourceful women overcame adversity to change the culture within their small section of the world. A story of passion and tenacity, A Small Section of the World is about women's empowerment, the risky business of coffee and how a cup of coffee can transform lives."--Film website
Esperando a Superman = Waiting for Superman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documental que ofrece una mirada innovadora sobre el sistema de educación pública de Estados Unidos a través de las convincentes cinco inolvidables estudiantes como Emily, una joven de octavo grado de Silicon Valley que teme ser etiquetada como no apta para la universidad y Francisco, un chico de primer grado del Bronx cuya madre haría cualquier cosa por darle una vida mejor
Waiting for 'Superman' (2010) by Davis Guggenheim( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. This documentary has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life. Included are featurettes and commentary
Una scomoda verità : una minaccia globale by Davis Guggenheim( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La condizione del pianeta e i rischi che corre a causa dei gas serra è la scomoda verità che Al Gore si impegnato a diffondere di persona attraverso un tour che si è esteso ai quattro angoli della terra avviato dopo aver perso (momentaneamente) la corsa alla Casa Bianca. Conscio di andare incontro allo scetticismo delle persone ma forte delle sue ricerche nel campo e di vent'anni di esperienza (già nel 1992 aveva pubblicato il libro Earth in the Balance: Ecology and the Human Spirit sul quale si basa la sua attuale "predicazione") Gore espone una serie di dati scientifici inattaccabili, tabulati, previsioni sul nostro prossimo futuro e risposte alla domanda su come affrontare il riscaldamento globale del pianeta Il ritratto è sconfortante e per questo "scomodo"; scomodo per i governi, che al momento fanno finta di non sentire/vedere/sapere e scomodo per le persone che pensano non ci siano limiti allo sviluppo. (Mymovies)
Where Was God?( Visual )

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

Provided is an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. This documentary has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life
Uma verdade inconveniente : um aviso global = An inconvenient truth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Former Vice President Al Gore explains the facts of global warming, presents arguments that the dangers of global warning have reached the level of crisis, and addresses the efforts of certain interests to discredit the anti-global warming cause. Between lecture segments, Gore discusses his personal commitment to the environment, sharing anecdotes from his experiences
Waiting for "Superman"( Visual )

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

Résumé : Documentaire. "Provides an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. Waiting for "Superman" has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life" -- Conteneur
An inconvenient truth a global warning by Al Gore( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Former Vice President Al Gore explains the facts of global warming, presents arguments that the dangers of global warning have reached the level of crisis, and addresses the efforts of certain interests to discredit the anti-global warming cause. Between lecture segments, Gore discusses his personal commitment to the environment, sharing anecdotes from his experiences
 
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