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Lasseur, Dominique

Overview
Works: 65 works in 139 publications in 2 languages and 3,892 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Internet videos  Educational films  Interviews  Television programs  Biography  Biographical television programs  Drama  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: GV1785.G7, 212.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dominique Lasseur
The question of God : Sigmund Freud & C.S. Lewis( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the lives and insights of Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis through dramatic storytelling and visual recreations, as well as interviews with biographers and historians. Interspersed throughout the film are discussions among a group of seven participants, moderated by Dr. Armand Nicholi, where Freud and Lewis are brought together in a great debate
Martha Graham : dance on film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the great artistic forces of the twentieth century, performer, choreographer, and teacher Martha Graham influenced dance worldwide. Criterion presents a sampling of her stunning craft, all collaborations with television arts-programming pioneer Nathan Kroll. A Dancer's World (1957), narrated by Graham herself, is a glimpse into her class work and methodology. Appalachian Spring (1958) and Night Journey (1961) are two complete Graham ballets, the first a celebration of the American pioneer spirit, scored by Aaron Copland, the second a powerfully physical rendering of the Oedipus myth. These are signature Graham works and tributes to the art of the human body."--Container
Martha Graham : the dancer revealed by Martha Graham( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary of the life of the American dancer and choreographer, Martha Graham
Bill Moyers : beyond hate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As ancient as Cain and Able and as recent as yesterday's headlines, hate has many faces: racism, anti-Semitism, homophobia, sectarianism, domestic violence. But do we really understand its roots? Are there practical ways to cope with it? What is hate doing to us? More importantly, what does hate do for us? Bill Moyers seeks to answer these questions. His search takes him around the world where he talks to philosophers and historians, authors and activists to those whose lives have been shaped by hate and those who have dedicated their lives to going beyond it ..."--Back of container
Justice and Jihad( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews journalists and scholars about the conflicts between Israelis and Palestinians. Their dialogue explores the religious and political roots of these chronic troubles and presents an outline of a viable future accord
Hate on trial, with Bill Moyers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1990, Tom and John Metzger, leaders of the White Aryan Resistance (WAR) were charged with inciting the murder of Mulugeta Seraw of Ethiopia in Portland, Oregon. This is a documentary of their trial using actual courtroom footage, interspersed with commentary on hate crime, First Amendment rights, and the role of the media, by a panel of lawyers, activists and journalists
Learning to hate by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on how children learn to hate, and how attitudes toward hatred differ from culture to culture. Features friendship between an Israeli Arab and an Orthodox Jew; high school students analyzing the origins of homophobia; a Holocaust survivor who teaches children how stereotyping breeds hatred and how that hatred can lead to persecution. Major world figures share their own experiences with hatred and discuss the resolve that helped them overcome it
The heart of hatred( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features conversations with a variety of people who have explored the heart of hatred, including a Los Angeles gang member, a white supremacist leader, a former Israeli soldier, Bensonhurst, N.J. high school students, and Myrlie Evers, widow of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers
Islam vs. Islam : special edition of NOW with Bill Moyers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews journalists and scholars about the history and motives of the states grouped under the heading "Islamic nations". Panelists examine the fulcrum of the conflict in the Middle East: the tension between the growth of religious expression in the region and the pressures of modernity from the West
Holo mai Pele : the epic hula myth( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hawaiian and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explanation and performance of the epic dance drama of Pele and her youngest sister Hiʻiaka, recounting the travels of their family from Kahiki to their settling at Halemaʻumaʻu on the island of Hawaiʻi
Ethics in America II( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New, and yet familiar, hypothetical cases are debated and agonized over by eminent leaders from government, business, science and academia. [The program] follows its predecessor by exploring gripping ethical dilemmas using the time-honored Socratic Dialogue format. The programs can be used with a study guide to help teachers engage their students in the process of ethical reasoning and acquaint them with its traditions through historical essays and other writings. A website with background on the programs and issues is coordinated with the series"--Container label
Archbishop Desmond Tutu with Bill Moyers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers discusses with Archbishop Desmond Tutu the latter's life and work, in particular the Archbishop's struggle against apartheid
Fooling with words : with Bill Moyers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this captivating program, Bill Moyers explores the vitality and diversity of contemporary poetry through intimate interviews and performance readings at the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival -- North America's largest. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky, Amiri Baraka, Stanley Kunitz, Coleman Barks, Lucille Clifton, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Paul Muldoon, Marge Piercy, Shirley Geok-lin Lim, Deborah Garrison, and other leading poets share the rhythm, spirit, and passion of their art through dazzling performances before an audience of thousands."--Container
Meredith Monk : Ellis Island ; Book of days; Interview( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with filmmaker Meredith Monk: Meredith Monk discusses with interviewer John Killacky the general principles and inspiration for her film works, Ellis Island, and Book of days
Lorna Dee Cervantes and Shirley Geok-lin Lim( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American poet Lorna Dee Cervantes founded her own press to publish the works of Mexican-Americans. Dr. Shirley Geok-lin Lim, an English professor uses her Chinese/Malaysian roots to bring a unique Asian-American perspective to her writing. In this program Bill Moyers and the two poets discuss topics that revolve around the theme of otherness
Lucille Clifton and Mark Doty( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucille Clifton and Mark Doty read selections of their verse and discuss the language of poetry
Sounds of poetry : with Bill Moyers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven of the poets featured at the 1998 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival in Waterloo Village, N.J. read selections of their verse and talk with Bill Moyers about the language of poetry
Minds on the edge : facing mental illness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"America's frenzied debate over government health insurance has eclipsed another, no less challenging, national health care crisis--the plight of people with serious mental illnesses like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. This Fred Friendly Seminar sheds light on barriers to treatment, ethical and legal dilemmas, and fragmented social policies that are creating a nightmare for families, filling America's jails, and wasting scarce resources. Led by veteran broadcast journalist Frank Sesno, the program features hypothetical scenarios that challenge prominent mental health professionals, policymakers, and legal luminaries to confront the situations and stigma facing Americans with mental illness. Panelists include U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, Nobel-winning neuroscientist Eric R. Kandel, Pennsylvania Secretary of Public Welfare Estelle B. Richman, and many others"--Container
Robert Pinsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Pinksy, Poet Laureate of the U.S. for a third term, finds his inspiration in common things, transforming the culturally unpoetic into masterpieces of verbal expression. In this program, Pinsky does readings of several of his poems. In addition, Bill Moyers and Pinsky discuss topics including Pinsky's love of the English language, the pervasive influence of history, and the flourishing of poetry on the Internet
Hate on trial( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1990 "a young Ethiopian was beaten to death by a group of white supremacist 'skinheads' in Portland, Oregon. This three-part program covers the subsequent civil trial of white supremacist leader Tom Metzger and his son, charged by the victim's parents with inciting the violence through inflammatory racist statements. Bill Moyers explains the basis of the $12.5-million civil suit, and discusses its implications within the context of First Amendment rights"--Container
 
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The question of God : Sigmund Freud & C.S. Lewis
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