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Till, Eric

Overview
Works: 25 works in 125 publications in 4 languages and 4,698 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Fiction  War films  Christmas films  Puppet films  Television adaptations  Fantasy films  History 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Eric Till
Luther by Kari Tikka( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Fiennes (Shakespeare in Love) stars as Martin Luther, the brilliant man of God whose defiant actions changed the world, in this "epic, ravishingly beautiful" (The New York Times) film that traces Luther's extraordinary and exhilarating quest for the people's liberation. Regional princes and the powerful Church wield a fast, firm and merciless grip on 16th-century Germany. But when Martin Luther issues a shocking challenge to their authority, the people declare him their new leader and hero. Even when threatened with violent death, Luther refuses to back down, sparking a bloody revolution that shakes the entire continent to its core. - Container
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a ten-year old boy expands when he becomes friends with a newcomer who subsequently meets an untimely death. From his sorrow he learns the meaning of friendship
Bonhoeffer, agent of grace( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. His convictions cost him his life. Bonhoeffer's last years, his participation in the German resistance and his moral struggle are dramatized in this film
An American Christmas carol( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slade, the president of a finance company, has chosen the day before Christmas to mercilessly hound the townsfolk for their loan payments and repossess their goods. That evening, alone in his apartment, Slade receives three ghostly visitors who take him on an enlightening journey through time-- to Christmas past, present and future
The secret of the nutcracker( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and French and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows 12-year old Clara's mystical journey on Christmas Eve to find her father. He is a captive in a World War II prisoner of war camp. Worried and longing to see her father, she receives unexpected help for the mysterious Drosselmeyer. He befriends Clara and brings her the gift of magic and hope when Clara needs it most
Pit pony( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the turn of the century. Electricity, the telephone, automobiles and radio promise a new world -- even in the remote mining town of Glace Bay. But for young orphan Willie MacLean, his family and friends, the hardships of the present threaten to crush any hope for the future
Hot millions( Visual )

4 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dapper rogue uses a corporation's mainframe computer to issue checks to bogus companies, then proceeds to cash the checks
Pit pony by Eric Till( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the turn of the century. Electricity, the telephone, automobiles and radio promise a new world -- even in the remote mining town of Glace Bay. But for young orphan Willie MacLean, his family and friends, the hardships of the present threaten to crush any hope for the future
The Christmas toy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rugby, the toy tiger who was last year's Christmas toy, believes he's going to be the favorite toy again this Christmas
The National Dream, Episode 4 : The Great Debate( Visual )

21 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fourth installment of The National Dream series, Sir John A. Macdonald, now back in power, reluctantly agrees to name Donald Smith, Jim Hall and George Stephen as heads of the syndicate that will build the railway. Though capable, resourceful capitalists, they are tainted by U.S. railway connections. After an exhausting marathon debate, the House passes the government’s railway bill
Chekhov & Maria( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian playwright Anton Chekhov is ill with tuberculosis and is cared for by his sister Maria with whom he lives in Yalta. He is desperately struggling to complete his play 'The Cherry Orchard'. With Maria's help, he is able to continue writing, but when Maria discovers that he has secretly married the Moscow Art Theatre actress, Olga Knipper, she feels betrayed and schemes to prevent him from returning to Moscow. When Chekhov discovers how manipulative Maria has been, the stage is set for a major confrontation
The walking stick( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quiet and shy, ashamed of her leg withered by polio, Deborah Dainton takes refuge in her work as a trusted employee of a posh London auction house. Within weeks, she is a criminal, the linchpin in a jewel heist. How she got there forms the twisted heart of this psychological crime thriller. The answer, of course, is a man: Leigh Hartley, a painter whose real talent may be his ability to manipulate a lonely young woman. He courts Deborah, making her feel whole and desirable. Now he has one favor to ask ... and Deborah, despite claustrophobia from her time in an iron lung, hides in a closet so that she can slip out after the auction house's closing to let her lover enter and steal a fortune in gems
The National Dream, Episode 6 : The Sea of Mountains( Visual )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sixth installment of The National Dream series, construction in B.C. is painstakingly slower than on the Prairies. Suave contractor Andrew Onderdonk lures thousands of workers from China to help hack and tunnel through the Rockies. As the CPR creeps over the continental spine, trouble looms on the horizon
The National Dream, Episode 7 : The Desperate Days( Visual )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In episode 7 of The National Dream, slow, arduous construction in the mountains and north of Superior sends costs soaring as the CPR faces financial calamity. Sir John A. Macdonald is distracted by mounting troubles in the West as farmers, Indians and Métis cry for redress. In a desperate gamble, Van Horne offers to transport 9,000 troops from the East to quell the rebellion
The National Dream, Episode 3 : The Horrid B.C. Business( Visual )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In episode 3 of The National Dream, Canada reels in the throes of a depression as Prime Minister Mackenzie vainly tries to cope with inherited Pacific Railway frustrations. Mackenzie's health wanes as surveyors squabble, contractors milk the public purse and B.C. clamours for the promised railway. If the railway is to be salvaged, Sir John A. Macdonald must rise from the political ashes
The National Dream, Episode 5 : The Railway General( Visual )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In episode 5 of The National Dream, new cities spring up as the railway snakes across the prairies. William Cornelius Van Horne is appointed CPR general manager, and he profoundly influences the future of Western Canada by his placement of railway stations
The National Dream, Episode 2 : The Pacific Scandal( Visual )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In episode 2 of the celebrated series The National Dream, the prime minister delivers an impassioned defence in the House, but independent MP Donald Smith breaks a Commons deadlock and Sir John resigns
Glory enough for all( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the story of country doctor Fred Banting and his project to isolate insulin, the substance that would eventually save the life of Elizabeth Hughes, the young daughter of the U.S. Secretary of State, and that of thousands of other diabetics. Examines Banting's frustrations and his often-strained relationships with J.J.R. MacLeod, his patron at the University of Toronto, Charles Best, his partner and research assistant, and James Collip, the biochemist who worked with them
Girl next door : [from housewife to porn star, a documentary] by Christine Fugate( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Bradley is a responsible, married, small-town doctor who stuggles to keep an attraction to 18-year-old Fiona Winters, the daughter of his next door neighbor, under control. One night when Fiona's parents are out of town, the two make love. Later, she is found murdered in her own home--and the search begins for her murderer
Pit Pony( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of Willie MacLean, his family and his pit pony Gem as they live and work in a mining community in Nova Scotia
 
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