WorldCat Identities

Boston Broadcasters, Inc

Overview
Works: 44 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 82 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  War films  Action and adventure films  Case studies  Biography  Animated films  Short films  Fiction 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Boston Broadcasters, Inc
The Psychic parrot( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Psychic Parrot appears on television to announce the end of the world, two stereotyped apartment dwellers experience the events through television's perceptual filter. This film takes a satirical look at the effects of television on unsuspecting, non-discriminating viewers
The Body works--circulation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Timothy Johnson and his three young helpers perform a wide range of experiments to show how the human heart works and to demonstrate its incredible strength
Denise, the tragedy of child abuse( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary that looks into a shocking case of infanticide. Denise Gallison tells her version of her child's death, and recounts the nightmare of her own tragically disoriented life. Interviews with her relatives, foster parents, and social workers augment her account, forming an in-depth picture of the complex social and psychological forces that culminate in child abuse
The Body works--respiration( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Timothy Johnson and his three young assistants use a variety of experiments to show how the human respiration system works. Dr. Johnson shows how physicians examine the lungs, and he warns viewers about the dangers of smoking
The Body works( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tim and his young helpers investigate the nervous system and the electrical impulses that flicker through the body's nearly half million miles of nerve fibers
The Body works--digestion( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how the human digestive system functions. Uses anatomical models, fiber optics, ultrasound, and ingenious analogies to show how the body obtains nutrients needed for life. Narrated by Dr. Timothy Johnson
The Body works( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tim and his young helpers consider the critical functions of the skin. Highlights hair growth and differences in fingerprints
The Body works( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tim and his young helpers explain how the human eye gathers light and sends images to the brain
The Body works( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tim and his young helpers study the different parts of the brain and how they work together
Why do I feel this way?( Visual )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents profiles of three individuals who are suffering from depression. Includes a commentary by Dr. Timothy Johnson of Harvard Medical School, who describes various treatments to alleviate the disorder
The Body works( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Timothy Johnson and his three young assistants investigate how the human brain, nerves, and muscles work together to make movement possible. Uses demonstrations, unusual, footage, and comparisons with familiar objects to show that translating brain signals into even the simplest movement is a remarkably complex task
Good luck, Mr. Robinson : managing stress( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the story of a middle-aged teacher to examine the causes of stress and to explain how to deal with it more effectively
The Body works( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tim explains several important aspects of physical and emotional changes experienced by all normal adolescents as they mature
Time bomb by Man or Astro-man? (Musical group)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the long term effects of the hormone D.E.S
Mercury vapor lamps ; Amniocentesis ; Holiday hazards ; DES advisory ; Clinoril( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports on current health information which is designed to help the viewer distinguish between fact and myth
The Teaching hospital : learning to care( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on Massachusetts General, a teaching hospital
The Body works( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tim and his young helpers explain the importance of good conditioning and a healthy diet for children who participate in sports. Stresses that it is never too early to emphasize good practice habits for prevention of sports related injuries
On Borrowed Time by David Lindenmayer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardiac specialists and other medical experts explain the causes of coronary disease, its warning signs, and methods for treating it, with special emphasis on prevention
Every ten seconds( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Timothy Johnson tells that a human baby is born every ten seconds and hosts a program about the birth process. Shows a natural childbirth and a Ceasarean section birth, and discusses in-vitro fertilization and teenage pregnancy
Fonda's last year : going home ; Summer Solstice( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Fonda's last year (26 min.) chronicles Henry Fonda's return to his hometown, Omaha, Nebraska, as well as to the Omaha Community Playhouse, which got him started in his movie career. Film clips of some of his famous acting are featured here, with special emphasis on "On Golden Pond" which is believed to be Fonda's ideal of life in Omaha, marriage, career, and family. Summer Solstice (55 min.) is a drama about an elderly couple, portrayed by Henry Fonda and Myrna loy, who are revisiting the Cape Cod beach where they first met and fell in love fifty years earlier
 
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English (44)