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Bit Works, Inc

Overview
Works: 443 works in 444 publications in 4 languages and 448 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biographical films  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Instructional films  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Trials, litigation, etc 
Classifications: PS3545.I5365, B
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Most widely held works by Bit Works, Inc
The "Rodney King" case what the jury saw in CA v. Powell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents key portions of both the prosecution and defense cases, as well as the entire 81 second amateur videotape that recorded the events that occurred during the evening of March 3, 1991. Includes expert analysis to make the legal process understandable to the viewer
CBC Newsmagazine close-up( Visual )

2 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiddle-dee-dee: Presents the Shelburne Old-Time Fiddle contest, featuring the first, second and third place winners
Where is my friend's house?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Persian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy faces challenges and obstacles while searching for his friend
Tennessee Williams' South( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tennessee Williams is interviewed in Key West and New Orleans, and talks about his childhood, family, religion, race relations in the south, his eccentricies and demons and his love for Chekhov. He also reads some of his poetry and prose (the poem from "Night of the Iguana" and "Life Story" and a section from "The Glass Menagerie"). Contains dramatic pieces at intervals with Williams commenting on the characters and their motivations. The dramatic clips are about 5 minutes each and include Burl Ives in a scene from "The Last of my Solid Gold Watches," Jessica Tandy in "A Streetcar Named Desire," William Hutt in "Small Craft Warnings," Colleen Dewhurst and John Colicos in "Night of the Iguana," and Maureen Stapleton, Michael York, James Naughton and Carol Williard in "The Glass Menagerie."
Big business and the ghost of Confucius( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the economic success stories of Taiwan, South Korea and Singapore. Examines how these newly industrialized countries moved to the forefront of the world economy so rapidly. Examines the role played by America and Confucian beliefs in shaping the successful formula for East Asian capitalism and grapples with the question of the role of government in economic growth. Presents profiles and interviews of politicians and business leaders like former Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew, and the chairman of South Korea's Hyundai Corp
Will the dragon rise again?( Visual )

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

Looks at China's attempts since the Communist revolution to regain its position as the foremost technological civilization by stressing industrial growth
The Politics of love in black & white( Visual )

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

Examines interracial romance on American university campuses. Mixed couples discuss the positive and negative aspects of their relationship, including the pressure from family and friends to "stay with their own". Students opposed to interracial dating argue about its political implications for race relations
America's war on poverty : city of promise( Visual )

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

Focussing on the city of Newark, New Jersey, film recounts the events of 1964-1968, with the impact of the war on poverty legisation on inner-city poor, the reaction of local governments, increasing urban violence and riots. In Newark, the plans of the newly-empowered poor to improve housing, education and job opportunities clashed with the city's plans to clear 150 acres of inner-city housing for a medical school. Although the city's plans were delayed and scaled back, continuing frustration led to riots in 1967. Former activists, politicians, community leaders and citizens recall the events and assess the gains and losses of those years
Album of champions( Visual )

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

A history of American boxing from the late 19th century to the 1920's that pays special attention to the career of Jack Dempsey
Observing ourselves( Visual )

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

Introduces the application of ethological principles of observation to the human species, using the example of children in a university playgroup
The Monument( Visual )

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

In 1995, Rachel Whiteread won an open jury competition to design and build a Holocaust memorial in Vienna, a project endorsed by the President of Austria, and Simon Wiesenthal. From the first, there are problems, with suppliers and fabricators, then the excavations on the site reveal remains of a medieval synagogue, and excavations are delayed. Elections change the government of the city, the press controversy rages, and Rachel herself turns to her exhibition for the Venice Biennale of 1997. By the filmiing of the video, there was still no date for installation of the memorial
In the reign of twilight( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the changes to Inuit society following the economic and military development of Canada's north since the 1950's. Interviews with Inuit, government officials, clips from newwsreels and television, document the gains and losses to the Inuit way of life, and discuss the creation of Nunavut and Inuit self-government
Travels through life with Leacock( Visual )

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

A portrait of the Canadian humourist Stephen Leacock
Inside your threads( Visual )

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

Follows three Canadian recording artists, Sam Roberts, Hawksley Workman and Jully Black, as they encounter Mexican and Bangladeshi youth struggling to earn a living wage at a variety of apparel factories
A germ is life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pasteur and Koch separately establish the link between germs and disease
In search of dance--the different theater of Pina Bausch Auf der Suche nach Tanz--das andere Theater der Pina Bausch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documentary on choreographer Pina Bausch and her work with the Wuppertaler Tanztheater. A brief biography of Bausch covers her early studies with Kurt Jooss at the Folkwangschule in Essen, and her studies in the U.S. with choreographers such as José Limón. A choreographic analysis of Bausch's works, illustrated with performance excerpts, include Arien; Kontakthof; The rite of spring; Blaubart; Auf dem Gebirge hat man ein Geschrei gehört; Nelken; Bandoneon; Walzer; Palermo, Palermo; and the dance film Die Klage der Kaiserin. Additional commentaries are provided through interviews with dance critic Jochen Schmidt and Bausch herself
Evolution and human equality by Stephen Jay Gould( Visual )

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

Using paleontology, evolutionary biology, genetics, history of science and social history as his tools, Gould tells the fascinating story of how racial differences have been misunderstood by scientists from pre-Darwinian days to the present and used to justify oppression, exploitation and persecution. He describes how new genetic research methods confirm the African origins of homo sapiens and the biological equality of the races. He concludes with a plea for students to understand the tremendous social and political power of scientific work, and scientists' responsibility to humankind
The Politics of food( Visual )

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

Describes the extent of hunger and poverty in the world. Looks closely at the situation in Sudan, once considered the bread-basket of the Arab world, but now a country on the brink of famine
Le Vieux pays où Rimbaud est mort( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Continues the story of Abel (begun in Il ne faut pas mourir pour ça) as he visits France to see if his ancestors still resemble him. Of course, they don't. Once again, there are three significant encounters in three different regions of France - in Charleville (where Rimbaud was born), in Paris (where he lived), and in Marseille (were he died)
One night stand( Visual )

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

Daisy picks up a stranger at a bar and brings him home. He tells her a lot of stories about his life, which she begins to suspect are untrue. When a friend visits at the wrong time, things take a turn for the worst
 
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