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Pyramid Films, inc

Overview
Works: 588 works in 958 publications in 2 languages and 5,001 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Military history  Drama  Miscellanea  Juvenile works  Terminology  Popular works  Software  Video games 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: QC16.O62, 530.092
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Most widely held works by Pyramid Films, inc
The day after Trinity by Jon Else ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People who worked with J. Robert Oppenheimer discuss the man, his role in the development of the atomic bomb, his fall from grace during the McCarthy era and his desire to see nuclear proliferation controlled
Dinosaurs! ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A class report on dinosaurs which is receiving snide comments suddenly gains respect when the listeners can visualize the power and diversity of the dinosaurs who ruled the earth for millions of years. Animated in claymation, with live action and cartoon animation stills
Powers of ten by Charles Eames ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dealing with scale, proportion and dimension, the film moves in real time over a course of 40 powers of ten, from the cosmic distances of the universe to the heart of the atom. Some techniques used are classical and radio astronomy; large-format aerial, mapping, and satellite photography; X-ray diffraction analysis; and models
Young Goodman Brown by inc Pyramid Films ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story of man's involvement with evil
Basic film terms : a visual dictionary. [Motion picture] ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents precise visual examples of important film terms. Shows different ways of preparing a film script, provides "visual definitions" of sound recordings and editing methods, and demonstrates the various kinds of camera movements, shots and lenses
Everybody rides the carousel a view of the stages of life adapted from the works of Erik H. Erikson by John Hubley ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated vignettes present psychologist Erik Erikson's "eight stages of life," each reflecting the inner feelings and conflicting emotions experienced during the process of personality development
New Pulse of life ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates procedures for restoring heartbeat and breathing in the crucial first minutes after a heart attack by reenacting typical cases and showing correct methods of action. For medical and community first aid, paramedic training, and physiology classes
Bill Cosby on prejudice ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a satiric diatribe in which a super bigot expresses a hatred against all minority groups, actor Bill Cosby exposes the prejudices which are experienced by all
The city by Aaron Copland ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1939 and 1996 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The city was made to be exhibited at the 1939 New York World's Fair. A classic both in the history of short film and in the concern for quality of life in our cities, it deals with four phases of town building: the New England town, the unplanned industrial community, the crowded metropolis and the designed suburban community
The legend of Paul Bunyan ; and, the legend of John Henry ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legend of Paul Bunyan -- "A classic American folklore tale of a logger whose physical size and shape reflect on the nation itself and its fascination with bigness." The legend of John Henry -- "This is a ballad about the legendary strength of the greatest steel driving man of early railroad building days."--Video Source Book
Bass on titles by Saul Bass ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows several motion picture title sequences designed by Academy Award winner Saul Bass. Bass talks about the evolution of his thematic title sequences and the design of these visual statements
Why man creates ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Humor, satire, and irony are combined with serious questions about the creative process and how it comes into play for different individuals."--Container
Frank film a film by Frank Mouris ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combines animated sequences with two narrative sound tracks to create a series of complex, moving patterns which satirize contemporary middle-class life
CPR for citizens ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the basic CPR techniques that citizens can use to help prevent needless deaths. Demonstrates how to keep the heart pumping and the brain alive until medical help arrives. Also shows how to administer Red Cross approved procedures for treating choking victims
Everybody rides the carousel a view of the stages of life by Erik H Erikson ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents in animation the eight stages of life in the phases of personality development described by psychologist Erik Erikson. Includes a variety of open-ended situations
Dinosaur ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using animated line drawings and clay animation, this film explains the lives of dinosaurs. Facts on particular dinosaur species are offered. For example, the brachiosaurus had fewer ounces of brain in proportion to body weight than any other known backboned animal. The film also describes the evolution of birds from dinosaurs
Solo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mike Hoover's painstaking climb up a sheer rock face
The Bolero ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines a performance of the symphony Bolero by Maurice Ravel. Deals with ways individual performers regard their work, and describes the converging excitement of the talented musicians who perform the score
Bravermans condensed cream of Beatles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the rise and popularity of the Beatles
Crac ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk music of French Canada accompanies scenes of a rocking chair as it endures the life cycle of a family and ends up in a museum. Evokes the seasons of the year and the seasons of life
 
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English (100)
Spanish (1)