WorldCat Identities

Savidge, S. Leigh

Works: 14 works in 40 publications in 3 languages and 2,871 library holdings
Genres: Biographical films  Drama  Documentary films  Biography  History  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Internet videos  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by S. Leigh Savidge
Straight Outta Compton by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking viewers back to where it all began, the film tells the true story of how these cultural rebels-armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent-stood up to the authorities that meant to keep them down and formed the world's most dangerous group, N.W.A
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. : a historical perspective by Thomas Friedman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the extraordinary life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. using rare and largely unseen film footage and photographs to explore the evolving ideas, beliefs and methods of Dr. King
Welcome to Death Row by S. Leigh Savidge( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and French and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Suge Knight's move to destroy NWA and Ruthless, Death Row Records exploded on the music scene in 1993 with a “gangster rap” sound that had taken the world by storm. Despite its unprecedented success with stars such as Dr. Dre, Snoop and Tupac, it quickly unraveled in a firestorm of rivalries, greed, and violence as Knight’s business methods increasingly mirrored the violent, hard-edged themes of its music.. This is the complete and untold story of this unique enterprise, told entirely in the words of the people who were there.. “It’s the film Suge Knight doesn’t want you to see” – National Enquirer. “Riveting.” - San Francisco Chronicle
Mahalia Jackson : the power and the glory by Jeff Scheftel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and career of gospel singer Mahalia Jackson
Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the career of civil rights leader Martin Luther King through the events caused by "sit-ins", "freedom riders", his numerous arrests, the presidency of John F. Kennedy, the 1963 march to Washington D.C., the passage of the Civil Rights Act in 1964, the Voting Rights Act in 1965, until his assassination in 1968, at age 39. Suggested audience: secondary, general
Straight outta Puerto Rico : reggaeton's rough road to glory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the burgeoning reggaeton music scene, from its roots in Jamaican Reggae and Latin American Soca rhythms to its meteoric rise in popularity and the multitude of artists that are the driving force behind this scorching musical phenomenon
The legend of Dolemite!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rudy Ray Moore tells all as only he can in this all-new retrospective of his fine, fine, super-fine career. From his humble post-war beginnings as turbaned adagio dancer, comedian and singer Prince Dumar to his crowning as 'King of the Party Records,' Rudy Ray guides us through his struggles with the music industry establishment and his efforts to press and promote his own records when nobody else would"--Container
Welcome to Death Row : the uncensored history of the rise and fall of Death Row Records in the words of those who were there by S. Leigh Savidge( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Save your child's life( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical demonstrations on how to deal with choking or respiratory emergencies in children between 0-10 years
The Dolemite RRM collection by Rudy Ray Moore( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Legend of the Dolemite, Bigger and Badder" is the expanded and completely revised version of Xenon's 1994 video release. Made with the full cooperation of Rudy Ray Moore and some of his most prominent colleagues, this is his story the way it was meant to be told. As a testament to his staying power and versatilty as an entertainer, Xenon presents "Rudy Ray Moore Live at Wetlands," a Sepember, 2000, music and comedy performance that takes Rudy Ray back to his roots as a blues shouter and R & B crooner. This is the Ultimate Rudy Ray Moore crooner
Straight outta Compton by Jonathan Herman( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood"
How to : save your child's life( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents infant and child respiratory emergencies and shows ways to deal with them. Also provides practical household safety tips
Map of Boise, Ada County, Idaho by Inter-Mountain Map Company( )

2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows owners of larger tracts of land
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by Thomas Friedman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reviews the life, accomplishments and tragic assassination of the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. and the efforts of his followers to honor his memory with a national holiday
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Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement
Alternative Names
S. Leigh Savidge Amerikaans filmregisseur

S. Leigh Savidge US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Autor


Savidge, Leigh