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Gardner Films, Inc

Overview
Works: 35 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 8,370 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Historical television programs  Documentary films  Television mini-series  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  Historical reenactments (Television programs) 
Roles: prn
Classifications: BP50, 297.09
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Most widely held works by Gardner Films, Inc
Islam, empire of faith by Robert Gardner( Visual )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 3,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture
The plague by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the worst biological disaster in the history of mankind, the so-called black death released an indiscriminate fury which shook the very foundations of human order. When all was said and done, nearly one-third of Europe's population had been completely wiped out, and devastated survivors were left to contend with a world forever changed, both socially and economically
Barbarians by Vladimir Bortko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the origins of the Huns, Goths, Vikings, and Mongols. Shot on location featuring interviews, reenactments and narrated by Clancy Brown, this brings to life the powerful leaders, and drive that kept empires in terror for centuries
Da Vinci and the code he lived by : the unique vision and determination of the renaissance master( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and recounts the life of Leonardo da Vinci, using a combination of reenactment, commentary by scholars, and narration
Rome : rise and fall of an empire( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
Cities of light : the rise and fall of Islamic Spain by Robert A Gardner( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Islamic Spain. Tells how in Southern Spain the Muslims, Christians and Jews lived together and thrived, and the seeds of the Renaissance were sown, but within a few centuries the fragile union of these people dissipated and the time of tolerance was lost forever
Arab & Jew : return to the promised land by David K Shipler( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Illustrates both unchanging views and an evolution of attitudes by Israelis and Palestinians from before and after the Oslo peace process. This program is a journey through the psychological landscape where Arabs and Jews meet. By allowing both Palestinians and Israelis to explore their own attitudes, the film searches throught their minds and emotions for the points of conflict and the regions of accord."
Elie Wiesel : first person singular by Elie Wiesel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobel peace prize laureate Elie Wiesel reflects upon his life, his work and his concerns for the future of mankind
Enemy of the reich : the Noor Inayat Khan story by Robert Gardner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, Noor Inayat Khan was recruited as a covert operative into Winston Churchill's Special Operations Executive. With an American mother and Indian Muslim father, she was an extremely unusual British agent. After her network collapsed, Khan became the only surviving radio operator linking the British to the French Resistance in Paris, coordinating the airdrop of weapons and agents, and the rescue of downed Allied fliers
Arabs and Jews : wounded spirits in a promised land by PBS( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the critical tension between Arabs and Jews living within the lands under jurisdiction of the Israeli state including the West Bank and the Gaza Strip and explores their prejudices, stereotypes and interactions
Islam : empire of faith( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture
Islam, empire of faith( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ottomans explores the rise of the Ottoman Empire, ending at the reign of Suleyman the Magnificent. In spite of the devastating Mongol invasions, Islam endured and grew. The Ottoman Empire becomes the military powerhouse of its time, an empire of extreme wealth and sophistication, whose strength threatens the great power centers of Europe. This episode also provides a portrait of Suleyman, whose extraordinary legacy of architecture, art and treasure personifies the wealth and achievement of the Ottoman Empire at its height
Elie Wiesel first person singular : readings from the work of Elie Wiesel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this video Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel reflects upon his life, work, and concerns for mankind's future. The celebrated author of Night reconstructed his life after surviving Auschwitz to write, teach, and campaign for human rights. As a journalist, prolific author, and human rights activist, Wiesel focuses on how human beings dehumanize others in order to kill with impunity, and reflects on the re-emergence of terrorism after 9/11
Rulers of the ancient world. tyrants, conquerors, heroes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constantine the Great: As emperor of Spain, Gaul and Britain, Constantine proves his strength against his Barbarian enemies ; Julius Caesar: It is 60 B.C. and Julius Caesar embarks on a brutal decade long campaign to annex Gaul and build his own reputation. In 49 B.C., he crossed the Rubicon intending to claim his place as the chief man of Rome, sparking a new civil war the puts him against Pompey the Great ; The last emperor: In the middle 5th century, a Roman named Orestes serves in the court of Attila the Hun. Schooled in the strategy of his enemy, Orestes is determined to resurrect Rome, naming his young son emperor and attempting to purify Rome of her barbarian influences ; The soldier's emperor: Civil war has torn the empire apart, Romans are fending for themselves and one extraordinary man rises from the rank of soldier to become emperor of Rome. His name is Aurelian
Great religions : people and passions that changed the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of five stories of some of history's greatest religions and religious figures
Islam, empire of faith( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islam, empire of faith tells the story of the great sweep of Islamic power and faith during its first 1,000 years, from the birth of the prophet Muhammad to the peak of the Ottoman Empire under the reign of Suleyman the Magnificent. Interviews with scholars from around the world will be intercut with evocative reenactments, ethnographic footage and an exposition of Islamic art, artifacts and architecture. Islam, empire of faith recounts the glory of Baghdad, Damascus and Constantinople. It is the epic story of a cultural empire that dominated a millennium, encompassed half the world and shaped history
Islam, empire of faith( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening examines the profound influence Islam had on the intellectual development of the West during the Middle Ages. It covers the spread of Islam into Spain and the flowering of science, architecture, art and medicine as well as the achievements of the "House of Wisdom" in what is now Baghdad. It also tells the story of the Crusades, from the point of view of Islam, including the storming of Crusader castles, battles over faith and trade, and the recapturing of Jerusalem by Saladin the Great
Rome : rise and fall of an empire( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
Clarence and Angel by Robert Gardner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Clarence is banished from the classroom, he meets Angel, who begins to teach him to read
Rome. rise and fall of an empire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with dramatic re-enactments and action-packed battle scenes, watch the dramatic story of one of history's greatest empires, from its first major battle to its remarkable military feats and through its eventual fall
 
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