• Congress of nations /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 16Nov1900; D21659. Albert E. Smith. Camera, J. Stuart Blackton. Duration: 1:59 at 16 fps. From Edison films catalog: A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date manner with the international situation. A magician steps upon the stage carrying a hoop covered with white paper. Then in quick succession the flags of Germany, Russia, Ireland, England and China ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1900
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    Helvetica / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital; presented in the widescreen aspect ratio of the film's original theatrical exhibition, 1.78:1. In English with optional subtitles in English or German. Featuring Manfred Schulz, Massimo Vignelli, Rick Poynor, Wim Crouwel, Alfred Hoffmann, Mike Parker, Otmar Hoefer, Bruno Steinert, Hermann Zapf, Michael Bierut, Leslie Savan, Tobias Frere-Jones, Jonathan Hoefler, Erik Spiekermann, Neville Brody, Lars Müller, Paula Scher, Stefan ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • [At the beach and other seaside scenes] /

    French language translation title, À la plage et d'autres scènes au bord de la mer, is supplied for the France in America project. DLC [1] Biarritz--la plage et l'éstablissement, Lumière no. 1221, [1900] -- [2] Bains en mer, Lumière no. 656, [1897] -- [3] Biarritz--la plage et la mer, Lumière no. 1220, [1900] -- [4] Barque en mer, Lumière no. 10, [1896] -- [5] ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1896
  • Duke of York at Montreal and Quebec /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 14Oct1901; H9310. Duration: 3:44 at 16 fps. From K. Niver: This film shows the citation, presentation, and dedication of a bridge by the Duke of York, later King of England and grandfather of Queen Elizabeth. Many high-ranking military officials of both England and Canada are with him. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files. 1 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1901
  • [Scenes of the British royal family] /

    Copyright: no reg. Duration: 0:34 at 18 fps. RMA gives title as King George and Queen Mary of England. Appearing: Queen Mary, King George, Queen Alexandra, the Duke of Connaught, Princess Mary, Princess Victoria. Queen Mary, King George in the uniform of an Admiral of the Fleet, members of the Royal family, a clergyman, and other unidentified people are walking in procession into St. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1918
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    Sail to glory / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Gerald J. Schuitzer [i.e., Schnitzer]. NM: "editing, narration, and additional footage." DCR 1986; PUB 1Jan87; REG 14Apr87; PA336-191. Director of photography, Harold Lipstein ; music by George Romanis ; film editors, David Saxon, Bill Austin. Lloyd Bochner, H.M. Wynant, Kevin Coughlin, James Sikking. A dramatization of historical events which also includes some documentary footage: in 1851, a New York schooner-yacht named "America" defeated ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1987
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    The last place on earth. Poles apart / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: Central Independent Television PLC ; 1985. Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Susan Wooldridge, Max Von Sydow. Part one of a six-part series. Originally telecast on ITV in Great Britain, possibly in March 1985 (per Variety review, 03-06-85). The race to the South Pole by British Navy Captain Robert Scott and Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen is ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1985
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    Biography. a soldier's general. Bernard Law Montgomery : Catalog Record Only

    Not viewed. Sources used: copyright description; {OCLC database, viewed Apr. 8, 2010. viewing copy. 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    Greatest raids. Chindits behind enemy lines / Catalog Record Only

    Narrator: Stan Bernard. Led by the unconventional Brigadier Orde Wingate, British soldiers waged a guerilla war against Japanese forces in Burma. They took their name from the fierce, lion-like stone statues that guard the entrance of every Burmese temple, and they took their orders from one of the most unconventional commanders in all of World War II, Brigadier Orde Wingate. They were the Chindits, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
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    An African dream / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: [Claimant, DCR, and REG unknown] PUB 28Jun89; PA567-944. Copyright notice on film: "An African Dream" Partnership ; 1987. Music composed by Adriaan Strydom, Dr. Jeanne Zaidel-Rudolph ; director of photography, Paul Beeson ; edited by Nodi Murphy. Kitty Aldridge, John Kani, Dominic Jephcott. Unable to determine distribution information for Great Britain; film shown at the Boston Film Festival in 1988, but unable to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1988
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    The adventures of Blake & Mortimer. Professor Sato's three formulas. Catalog Record Only

    Mortimer goes to Japan where a dragon has just been seen attacking army jets. He discovers that it is a robotic creature built by his friend Professor Sato. The experiment has gone wrong, but it won't stop the professor. He gives Mortimer the keys to three formulas that sum up the result of his researches. Olrik and Sata's assistant use the machines of Sato ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    The adventures of Blake & Mortimer. The mystery of the great pyramid. Catalog Record Only

    A new chamber in the Pyramid of Kheops is about to be discovered. Blake and Mortimer find that an uncommon thief, the Colonel Olrik, wants to steal the treasure that it may containl. Dark magic, crocodiles, and an anvient guardian are the obsticles in the race to the sacred treasure. Summary from copyright data sheet. Sources used: copyright description; Cinebook WWW site, viewed Feb. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    Omnibus. Capital punishment / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on film: Robert Saudek Associates ; 1958. Season number and volume number from production papers. Production design, Henry May ; information consultant, Jack Perlis. Host: Alistair Cooke. Narrator: Joseph N. Welch. Telecast date from production papers. An episode of the television cultural anthology series which concentrates on a single topic, in 3 parts of varying lengths. Includes commercials for Aluminium Limited. DLC ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1958
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    Foot soldier. The allies / Catalog Record Only

    Narrator: Richard Karn. Examines the daily lives of the ordinary soldiers who fought for Britain, Russia and the United States during World War II, addressing such topics as training, uniforms, weapons, equipment, and respect for officers. Sources used: MBRS accessioning material; Baseline data base, January 6, 1998; Amazon data base; OCLC database, viewed February 7, 2012. 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 50 mins.) ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
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    Lord Admiral Horatio Nelson / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen 4:3; Dolby Digital 2.0. Title from container. Narrator: Graham McTavish. "Horation Nelson was born on September 29, 1758 into a fairly poor but genteel family in the quiet backwaters of Norfolk. From his unassuming background he rose through the ranks of the British Navy, eventually becoming Admiral and a visount, and one of Britain's greatest heroes. His name ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Ending up / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: Thames Television PLC ; 1989. John Mills, Wendy Hiller, Michael Hordern, Lionel Jeffries, Googie Withers. Taped from repeat television broadcast on WETA-TV. DLC The daily lives of a group of elderly housemates are shown as they struggle in a humorous way with holidays, illness, and encroaching senility and death. Based on the book by Kingsley Amis. Source ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Umut adası : umutlar ve günahlar bazen aynı gemide yol alırlar / Catalog Record Only

    Görüntü yönetmeni, Ulaş Zeybek ; müzik, Gün Doğar. Halef Tiken, Ali Sürmeli, Arzu Yanardağ. In Turkish with English and French subtitles. Originally released theatrically in 2007 by Özen Film. A number of different people from Turkey emigrate to Britain for a better life, leaving behind poverty, lack of opportunity and troubled lives. But Britain, "the island of hope", turns out to be more an ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Cameraman: the life & work of Jack Cardiff / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; widescreen presentation. Closed-captioned. Jack Cardiff, with interviews with over twenty famous actors, directors and producers, including Martin Scorsese, Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall, Charlton Heston, Kim Hunter, John Mills. Composer, Mark Sayer-Wade ; associate editor, Chris Dickens ; art director, Miles Glyn ; line producer, Martin Dorey ; associate producers, Sean Broughton, Helen Ireson, Steve Parish, Penny Verbe, Mark Wildig ; cinematographers, Steven Chivers, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Brother against brother. The English Civil War / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen 4:3; Dolby 2.0. Narrator: Robert Powell. Featuring large-scale reconstruction of key events, dramatized eyewitness accounts plus rare archive film and period imagery, this program tells the powerful stories behind a great civil war that tore a nation apart: Cromwell's war on the English throne. 1 videodisc (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. viewing copy.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Dead men's secrets. M19: escape and evasion in Europe / Catalog Record Only

    Season 2, episode 18. Narrator: Aaron May. M19, a little known top secret agency of the Allied war machine and one of World War II's greatest secrets, helped over 7000 British and American prisoners of war escape from Nazi-held territory and POW camps by teaching the soldiers how to withstand interrogation and how to escape and prevent recapture. Sources used: copyright description; OCLC database, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Pathé's animated gazette. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Variant titles per Fielding's The American newsreel 1911-1967, 1973, p. 69: The Animated gazette and The Pathé gazette. Probable country of production based on the following statement on film: The leading British animated journal. End title lacking; nitrate deterioration printed through. DLC "Leeds strike" (23 ft.) -- "Toby the dog fireman" (62 ft.) -- "Winter wear in Paris" (87 ft.) -- ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1913
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    Legends of the Isles. Merlin the Wizard / Catalog Record Only

    Music, David Foden. Narrator, Bosco Hogan. Legend has it that long ago, an illusive and mysterious wizard named Merlin walked the land in Britain. Supposedly, he was the advisor and godfather to the legendary King Arthur, and some even say he was the last Druid priest. Uncover the three stories of Merlin and the many mysteries surrounding his death in this look at one ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    Amazing journey. six quick ones / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1 presentation); Dolby Digital 5.1. English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing. Disc 2 of a two disc set titled: Amazing journey: the story of the Who. Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend, John Entwistle, Keith Moon. Co-produced by Murray Lerner ; supervising producers, Agi Orsi and Tia Lessin ; executive producers, Bill Curbishley and Guy East. Not ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Upstairs, downstairs. Catalog Record Only

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital; 4:3 full screen (some 16:9); 5.1 surround. Title from container. Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing. Jean Marsh, Pauline Collins, David Langton, Gordon Jackson, Simon Williams, Lesley-Anne Down. Rating: Not rated. The saga of the aristocratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants. Real-life events from 1903-1930 are incorporated into the stories of the Bellamy ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Talking with David Frost. Prime Minister John Major / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: DPTV and GWETA ; 1991. Title on LC work order and in WETA magazine is Talking with David Frost. John Major. DLC Reporter and researcher, David Wilson. Host: David Frost. Guest: John Major. David Frost interviews the Prime Minister of Great Britain, John Major. Source used: WETA magazine, 04-91. Received: 05-31-91 from LC video lab; viewing copy; ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991