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    Camera three. In the streets of Harlem. Catalog Record Only

    Part one of a two part series displaying the documentary film work of Robert Macbeth exploring the black community in Harlem. Macbeth explains how the film was made (1973) with a crew from the New Lafayette Theatre Group. Many different views of Harlem are presented through man-on-the-street statements, some of them quite personal.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1974
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    Behind the camera : the making of John Steinbeck's The Chrysanthemums / Catalog Record Only

    Takes viewers on a short journey into the nuts and bolts of telling a story on film.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
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    Camera three. An examination of "A clockwork orange" / Catalog Record Only

    Excerpts from director Stanley Kubrick's award-winning film "A clockwork orange" and discussion of its creation and meaning with the author of the book (Anthony Burgess), its star (Malcolm McDowell), and America's leading film historian (William Everson). Photographs illustrate explanation of the film's unusual computerized music score.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1972
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    All roads lead to cinema-- Catalog Record Only

    Documentary offers glimpses into the lives of assistant directors in the Indian film industry.

    • Contributor: Khanna, Sumit
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002
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    Audience of one / Catalog Record Only

    Jesus Camp meets Lost in La Mancha in this mesmerizing film that follows a charismatic pastor who receives a vision from God to create a multimillion-dollar science fiction epic movie based on the biblical story of Joseph, sending him and his followers on a journey of extreme faith.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Unknown Chaplin. My happiest years / Catalog Record Only

    Part one of a three-part documentary television series which observes film director Charlie Chaplin's creative processes, using outtakes of filmed rehearsals, and close scrutiny by film historians Kevin Brownlow and David Gill.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1983
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    Camera three. The illustrated Alfred Hitchcock. Catalog Record Only

    This is the second part of two-part series on Hitchcock. Everson interviews Hitchcock and excerpts from some of his early films are shown and discussed. They include "Number seventeen", "The lodger", "The man who knew too much" and "Notorious". Discussions are held on his film, "The birds".

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1972
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    His name was Jason: 30 years of Friday the 13th / Catalog Record Only

    FX legend Tom Savini hosts the ultimate documentary on everybody's favorite hockey-masked momma's boy and his three decades of cinematic carnage.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Ed Wood / Catalog Record Only

    Ed Wood is a writer and director with great ambitions. He makes a pitch for the job directing a film about the sex change of Christine Jorgensen. He feels he is qualified because he likes to wear women's clothes. He spots Bela Lugosi test lying a coffin and convinces him to appear in his movie. The film, Glen or Glenda, is a flop. His ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1994
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    Camera three. A primer for "2001: a space odyssey" / Catalog Record Only

    A "primer" or explanation of the basic plot, themes, sources and meanings in Stanley Kubrick's widely praised and often misunderstood epic motion picture, released in 1968. Film clips illustrate the scenes as interpreted in a script narrated by Keir Dullea, one of the stars of the film. Includes some behind-the-scenes information and references to material not included in the final cut.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1971
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    Lynch / Catalog Record Only

    "Lynch is a rare glimpse into the fascinating mind of one of cinema's greatest directors. Footage was gathered over a two year period and documents David Lynch's many creative interests as well as his passion for filmmaking"--Container.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Camera three. Arthur C. Clarke in conversation / Catalog Record Only

    Conversation between scientist future-thinker, Arthur C. Clarke, and film critic, Joseph Gelmis, about the genesis and development of the film "2001: A space odyssey", its ideas, themes and conjectures about its meanings.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1971
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    Camera three. Direct cinema--The Maysles brothers. Catalog Record Only

    Part one of a two part series in which Jack Kroll interviews Albert and David Maysles about what they call a new technique of natural movie making, Direct Cinema, with excerpts from their first feature length film "The salesman" (about door to door sale of The Bible to poor people in Boston). The brothers formed a two man crew and followed the salesman around, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1969
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    Reincarnation / Catalog Record Only

    Thirty-five years after the slaughter, a film director returns to the scene of a mass murder to recreate the gruesome killings on film. As he and his crew step into the now abandoned hotel, the cast members begin to see creepy visions and nightmares. When shooting commences, the cast members begin to suffer very familiar fates-- the exact fate they are to act out ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Camera three. In the streets of Harlem. Catalog Record Only

    Part two of a two part series displaying the documentary film work of Robert Macbeth about the black community in Harlem. Macbeth explains how the film was made in 1973.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1979
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    Camera three. The fine art of film animation--John and Faith Hubley / Catalog Record Only

    The Hubleys are interviewed by Rooney on the state of cartoonists and animators and three of their animated films are shown, "Bouncing ball", "Of men and demons", and "The hat".

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1972
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    Never sleep again: the Elm Street legacy / Catalog Record Only

    Two-disc documentary covering the beginnings and the legacy of the A Nightmare on Elm Street horror film franchise. Features clips, never-before-seen photos, behind-the-scenes footage, conceptual art, publicity materials and new interviews with over 100 key cast, crew members, producers and directors from every 'Nightmare', including Wes Craven, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp, Jack Sholder and more.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Nickelodeon / Catalog Record Only

    A heartfelt valentine to the early days of moviemaking, featuring a film director who literally stumbles into his job and an actor who becomes an overnight screen hero.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Directors at work--the director and the actor / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on film: Directors Educational and Benevolent Foundation ; 1982. Title appears on leader as: Directors at work--the actor. Executive producers, Robert Wise, Lamont Johnson for the Special Projects Committee, Directors Guild of America ; edited by Robert S. Birchard ; narrated by Lamont Johnson ; original music composed and performed by Gaylord Carter. Appearing: Alan Alda, George Cukor, Paul ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1982
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    Unknown Chaplin. Hidden treasures / Catalog Record Only

    Third part of a three-part documentary television series which observes film director Charlie Chaplin's creative processes, using footage from his films and home movies.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1983
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    The Seattle Sunday times animated supplement. Catalog Record Only

    Segment 1. In a cartoon, a male fly in spats flies into a spider's web. A female spider in a dress, shoes, gloves and hat hypnotizes the fly, wraps him up in her thread, and then hangs him up on the web. Segment 2. An actress is tied up to a wall and knives are thrown at her. The knives are removed from the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    Camera three. In the streets of Harlem. Catalog Record Only

    Part one of a two part series displaying the documentary film work of Robert Macbeth exploring the black community in Harlem. Macbeth explains how the film was made in 1973.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1979
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    Screen snapshots. Catalog Record Only

    A movie fan magazine provides glimpses of stars behind the scenes and at play. Rudolph Valentino acts as make-up assistant for Agnes Ayres before they shoot a scene of The sheik. Francis X. Bushman, his wife Beverly Bayne and son Richard relax on the boardwalk and beach at Atlantic City. Stars strut their dogs' stuff at a dog show in Los Angeles. As Fannie ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1921
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    The pursuit of answers / Catalog Record Only

    A young filmmaker, struggling to establish himself in the film industry, finds his mother suffering from an unknown disease and expreriences unforgettable emotional turmoil along with the process of witnessing and countering the complications of the medical system. In the industry, his hard work pays off in terms of awards - his earnings go up, but so do the demands of the disease. The ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
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    Sneak previews. Independent films / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: Chicago Educational Television Association ; 1981. Episode title taken from label on cassette. Associate producer, Nanci de Los Santos. Hosts: Roger Ebert and Gene Siskel. Episode no. 317. Reference sources used: McNeil, A. Total television, p. 700; TV guide (Washington, DC), 1/17-23/82, p. A-126. Received: 9/25/84; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection. Viewed for credits only.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1981