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Alabama Public Television

Overview
Works: 114 works in 137 publications in 1 language and 1,144 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Made-for-TV movies  Interviews  Environmental films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Distributor
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Most widely held works about Alabama Public Television
 
Most widely held works by Alabama Public Television
Sisters of Selma : bearing witness for change by Hart( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look back at 1965 and the unsung soldiers of the voting rights marches. Catholic nuns from across the country answered Martin Luther King's call to join the protests in Selma, Alabama. Examine their story and how the experience changed them forever
The quiltmakers of Gee's Bend( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-black community founded by freed slaves after the Civil War, Gee's Bend is nestled into a curve in the Alabama River southwest of Selma. The women of Gee's Bend quilt, using any piece of material available--from feed sacks to old work clothes. Being one of the only creative outlets these women had, the women developed unique techniques and styles, comparable to the great artistic enclaves of the Italian Renaissance. In 1994, these quiltmakers were "discovered" an art historian. Now their humble quilts, made to keep families in drafty log cabins warm, hang in museums and sell for thousands of dollars. This is their story
The Rural Studio( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Rural Studio founded by Samuel Mockbee and D.K. Ruth of the Department of Architecture at Auburn University. Through the Rural Studio, architecture students design and build affordable housing, often from unusual materials, in an economically depressed rural area in Alabama
Eating Alabama( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles an Alabama couple's attempt to exclusively eat locally grown food, only to find local agriculture to be virtually nonexistent
Mr. Dial has something to say( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the career of Thornton Dial, an African-American outsider artist who was discovered by art collector Bill Arnett
Thornton Dial( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thornton Dial talks about his art work and his life. Includes commentary by several art historians and friends of Dial
Alabama literacy programs directory( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Durrs of Montgomery by Andrew Beck Grace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on The Durrs of Montgomery, from the Depression to the new Deal to the Anti-Communist Hunt to the Civil Rights movement, Clifford and Virginia were active participants in some of the most important historic events of the 20th century
Alabama craft : tradition & innovation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[F]ocuses on the work of potters Jerry Brown and Charles Smith, quilters Mozell Benson and Bettye Kimbrell, glassblower Cal Breed, mussical instrument maker Gene Ivey, and blacksmith John Phillips. The camera follows the artists, exploring the creative process from conception through creation. How does the indigenous social, cultural, historical and physical environment of Alabama infuse the art of these masters?"--Container
WW II : Alabama remembers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the lives of Alabamians who served during World War II
Sloss : industry to art( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the transition of the Sloss Furnaces site (Birmingham, Alabama) from its former industrial function to its current role as a National Historic Landmark and a center point for the contemporary Cast Iron Art movement
The Guide( )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice without violence : the Montgomery bus boycott( Visual )

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

The Montgomery Bus Boycott of 1955 to 1956 wa a nonviolent protest to end bus segregation that sparked the civil rights movement
APT viewer guide( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alabama ballet : the making of Romeo and Juliet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore the lives of world-famous, professional dancers as they translate Shakespeare's classic story of star-crossed lovers to the music of Prokofiev. Follow these artistic athletes through weeks of extreme fatigue, frustration, stress and comic relief--all culminating in a thrilling performance."--Container
Jimmy Carter speaking out( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Carter speaks out on the energy crisis and the Iran Hostage crisis
Facets( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My source( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosenbaum House : Frank Lloyd Wright in Alabama( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mimi Rosenbaum, original owner of the only Wright home in Alabama, tells what it was like to work with Wright on the design of the house. Her son, Alvin Rosenbaum, discusses growing up in the unique "Usonian" design
The Tuskegee airmen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the contributions of the 450 African-American pilots who flew over 1,500 missions for the U.S. military during World War II
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAlabama Educational Television Network

Alabama Public Television Network

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Languages
English (44)