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Pyramid Film & Video

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Works: 624 works in 1,048 publications in 3 languages and 9,246 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Popular works  Pictorial works  Miscellanea  Personal narratives  Biography  Art  Illustrations  Film adaptations 
Classifications: BF408, 791.436
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Most widely held works by Pyramid Film & Video
The films of Charles and Ray Eames ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Powers of ten ... illustrates a picnic in Chicago and then begins moving ten times farther out every ten seconds, until our own galaxy is visible only as a speck of light. Then, we move inward into the hand of a sleeping picnicker with ten times more magnification every ten seconds. A rough sketch ... is an earlier version of the same concept illustrated in Powers of ten. 901, after 45 years of working examines the Office of Charles and Ray Eames as it is being dismantled and cleaned out
Why man creates ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates in its form and content, the nature of the creative process and discusses the variety, richness, and importance of creative vision
Powers of ten by Charles Eames ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using visual image along with narration, illustrates the relative size of things in the physical universe. First, takes the viewer from earth to the outer galaxies, showing the increase of time and distance in increments of ten. Then, returning to earth, proceeds from the human scale into the microworld of cells, DNA molecules, and the nucleus of a carbon atom
Everybody rides the carousel a view of the stages of life ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and held by 297 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
A rose for Emily by William Faulkner ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the story of a reclusive spinster slowly slipping past the boundaries of sanity. Recreates the ambiance of Faulkner's South and the inbred eccentricities of his characters
The films of Charles & Ray Eames by Charles Eames ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from films of Charles and Ray Eames. Each volume of films is preceded by a biographical introduction narrated by Gregory Peck and an overview of the films
The Truth about teachers ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows outstanding teachers across the U.S. who are making a profound and positive difference in the lives of their students
Wool 100% ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two old ladies who spend their days scavenging the local trashpiles, find a mysterious little girl in their home, knitting a sweater which will promptly be unraveled the moment it's done and knitted again-and again
CPR for rescuers ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Designed to supplement CPR training classes for professional rescuers, including medical and health care professionals and emergency medical technicians
CPR for bystanders ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the procedure for one person to revive a heart attack victim. Describes the early warning signs and signals of attack, methods of clearing airway obstructions, risk factors, and child and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Bill Cosby on prejudice ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire showing prejudice in religion, race, social attitudes, national differences
Why do these kids love school? ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents a variety of alternative approaches in education, providing an intimate look at nine different schools
A Private universe misconceptions that block learning ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates that when teachers are unaware of their student's misconceptions, learning may be blocked. Interviews with university graduates and ninth-grade students about their understanding of elementary astronomy concepts reveal disturbing misconceptions. After formal instruction, ninth-grade students are interviewed again to determine if these perceptions are modified by instruction
3 by Martha Graham ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1990 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martha Graham and her dance company present three modern dances
The films of Charles and Ray Eames by Charles Eames ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complilation of 7 films with introduction to the work of designers Charles and Ray Eames. 'Toccata for toy trains' is a trip through a world of antique toys, and toy trains. 'House : after five years of living' illustrates the home and studio designed and built by Charles Eames on a hill in California overlooking the ocean. 'Lucia chase vignette' follows a sister chasing her brother through the Eames house and vicinity. 'Kaleidoscope jazz chair' is a kaleidoscopic tour of the Eames office, featuring their multicolored chairs. 'The Black ships' illustrates Commodore Perry's 1853 naval expedition to Japan through Japanese prints. In 'Atlas, ' a map of the Roman Empire expands and contracts, encapsulating the ebb and flow of the Empire's history. 'Blacktop : a story of the washing of a school play yard' focuses on the patterns and abstractions created by the soapy water
Death in the West the Marlboro story by Peter Taylor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful exposé of the highly successful cigarette advertising campaign, The Marlboro Man. Juxtaposes interviews of physicians, researchers and a tobacco industry executive with personal narratives of present-day cowboys dying from smoking related lung diseases
The films of Charles & Ray Eames ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1st film is a record of Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico. The 2nd film traces the design and development of S-73, the Sofa Compact. The 3rd film presents the feel of Babbage's Difference Engine, the mechanical antecedent of the electronic computer. The 4th film is on an important concept in algebra. The 5th film conveys the mathematcial concept of exponents. The 6th film presents footage of the Eames' Solar Do-Nothing Machine. The 7th film is a model, in film form, of the National Aquarium design. The 7th film presents a parade of robots, floating bulls' heads, toy soldiers, and more
The films of Charles and Ray Eames by Charles Eames ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fiberglass Chairs features an exciting contemporary look at the initial design and production of these famous chairs. Produced for Herman Miller, Inc
Portraits in black ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three award-winning films that increase awareness of how black writers, artists, and freedom fighters contributed to our American cultural tradition. First work: Readings and dramatizations from the poetry and other writings of Paul Laurence Dunbar. Second work: Presents many of the works shown in the exhibition Two centuries of Black American art, with brief biographical sketches of the male and female artists included. Third work: A non-narrated portrayal of the lives and accomplishments of Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, and Denmark Vesey in their fight against slavery
Rainbow war ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three imaginary kingdoms Red, Blue, and Yellow fight a war using paint and brushes
 
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controlled identity Pyramid Films, inc.

controlled identity Pyramid Media (Firm)

Pyramid Film and Video
Languages
English (107)
Spanish (2)
Japanese (1)