WorldCat Identities

Mac and Ava Motion Picture Productions

Overview
Works: 23 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 255 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Drama 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: LB1777.3.C2, 373.1109794
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mac and Ava Motion Picture Productions
John Steinbeck's The chrysanthemums ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film adaptation of a short story by John Steinbeck. An account of a woman's inner struggle to be valued in a male-dominated society. Set in California's Salinas Valley in the 1930s, it uses a farm wife's brief encounter with an itinerant tinker to examine the forces that prevent her from becoming what she is capable of being
Beyond barbed wire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the personal sacrifices and untold stories of heroism displayed by the Japanese American soldiers of the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team and Military Intelligence Service who fought for America while their families were held in internment camps
Three by Steinbeck ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Molly Morgan. Nineteen-year-old Molly Morgan, recently graduated from teacher's college, finds a job and goes to live with a family totally unlike the absentee-father family in which she grew up
The roots of California photography the Monterey legacy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the important photographic heritage of the Monterey region and pays tribute to some of the most important men and women in American photography, masters whose creative and technical visions changed the way the world views photographic art. Photographers included are Ansel Adams, Edward, Brett and Cole Weston, Wynn and Edna Bullock, Morley Baer, Henry Gilpin, John Sexton, Richard Garrod, Al Weber, Sonya Noskowiak, Margrethe Mather, among others
The chrysanthemums a film production of John Steinbeck's short story ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sensitive account of a woman's inner struggle to be valued in a male-dominated society
Time captured in paintings the Monterey legacy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since the French painter Gaspard Duche de Vancy arrived in 1786, Monterey California has attracted artists from around the world. They captured in their paintings not only the landscape, but the daily struggle of life in Monterey. Through these paintings, we can see what has been preserved and what had been lost
John Steinbeck's Molly Morgan ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film adaptation of a short story by John Steinbeck. An account of a 19 year old girl whose first job gives her the experience of living in a family totally unlike the absentee-father family in which she grew up. There is conflict in her mind between who her father really was and the romantic figure she imagines him to be
The raid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man and an older, experienced labor organizer prepare to hold an organizing rally in an empty store in a small central California town. Although their purpose is not achieved and they are severely beaten, they hold to their ideas despite the establishment's powerful opposition. For the young man it is a rite of passage; for the older man it is an accomplishment of instruction. Based on the short story by John Steinbeck
Accidental hero room 408 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Accidental Hero plunges the viewer into a San Francisco East Bay multi-racial high school classroom where the focus of these teenagers is winning, bringing home a state championship in a little known academic sport called forensics. The art of public speaking and oral interpretation is changing their lives, and Tommie Lindsey, their powerful African-American coach, is proving it. By allowing students to draw on their cultural backgrounds, sometimes pent up pain or anger. Tommie channels emotions positively into spellbinding performances. This robust teacher creates champions and inspires dreams to happen. The audience experiences the process from classroom to state championship."--PBS website
Understanding group psychotherapy featuring Irvin D. Yalom, M.D ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Dr. Yalom working with patients in simulations of group therapy sessions. Includes comments from Yalom on the situations depicted and the techniques used
Beyond barbed wire untold stories of American courage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the personal sacrifices and untold stories of heroism displayed by the Japanese American soldiers of the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd Regimental Combat Team and Military Intelligence Service who fought for America while their families were held in internment camps
John Steinbeck's The chrysanthemums a short story from the long valley ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1930's, this is the story of Elisa who raises chrysanthemums and yearns for a more meaningful outlet for her strength and latent abilities. Her encounter with an itinerant tinker, at first, brings confidence in herself, but soon that confidence is replaced by overwhelming defeat
John Steinbeck's The raid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man and an older, experienced labor organizer prepare to hold an organizing rally in an empty store in a small central California town. The place is raided, and although they are severely beaten, the two men still hold to their ideals despite the establishment's opposition
Fiction to film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a fascinating and informative look at the mechanics of producing a film
Misch Kohn beyond the tradition ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Footage and interviews with and about artist Misch Kohn that were collected over a sixty-year period
Made by hand ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Editing the scene the making of John Steinbeck's Molly Morgan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Editing the scene covers storyboarding, screen direction, matching action and continuity, editing dialog, and adding sound effects and music. It shows viewers how editing techniques affect the finished production
Understanding group psychotherapy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dr. Yalom brings the group from content to process, establishes group norms, establishes a supportive group environment, and builds trust among group members
Yalom an interview ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Outpatients ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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Mac and Ava Motion Pictures Productions
Languages
English (28)