WorldCat Identities

Curtis, Dan 1944-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 63 publications in 2 languages and 218 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Made-for-TV movies  Television series  Horror television programs  Vampire television programs  Case studies  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Educational television programs 
Roles: Director, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dan Curtis
Labour of love five stories of caregiving by UB40 (Musical group)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes five intimate profiles of caregivers and their families. Over the course of a year, the caregivers tell first-hand accounts of the day-to-day demands of looking after an elderly relative
Bearing Witness: Luke Melchior( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Melchior jokes that at least he doesn't have to watch his cholesterol intake. Already, at 26, he has lived longer than most people with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a progressive wasting of the muscles. This video is a candid portrait of a year in Luke's life. Though his illness may set him apart, he is essentially a young man like so many others: concerned with making his way in the world, being as independent as possible and finding a girlfriend
Caregivers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five case studies of the challenges of providing home care to elderly family members
Bearing witness Jocelyn Morton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jocelyn Morton's life wasn't supposed to go this way. At age 44, she had been battling cancer for a decade. This film follows Jocelyn over the last four months of her life. In an intimate powerful and unvarnished way, it introduces us to a woman struggling to balance her life as a cancer patient with her need to live as ordinary a life as possible
Pour l'amour des siens cinq histoires de dévouement( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trois millions de Canadiens s'occupent de parents âgés ayant des problèmes de santé. À travers l'histoire de cinq familles qui se dévouent pour un proche, ce film montre l'aspect humain de ce phénomène : les liens d'amour, les frustrations, le chagrin, les tâches quotidiennes et la fatigue
Bearing Witness: Robert Coley-Donohue( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired machinist Robert Coley-Donohue has been diagnosed with ALS, a fatal degenerative neuromuscular disease that strikes two in 100,000 people. This documentary follows Robert over the last three years of his life
Our fathers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized account of the sexual abuse scandal that shook the foundation of the Catholic Church - the victims, the events surrounding the public revelation of the abuse, and the characters committed to bringing the crimes to justice
Doris and Tom( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An open and honest look at the joys and sorrows of providing care, including insights into the health care system's strengths and weaknesses. This episode focuses on 78-year-old Doris Homewood as she cares for her husband, Tom, at home eventhough a massive stroke has left him unable to walk or speak
Madeleine and Rose( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An open and honest look at the joys and sorrows of providing care, including insights into the health care system's strengths and weaknesses. This episode focuses on Madeleine Fergus, who took early retirement in order to care for her partially paralyzed mother, Rose, on a full-time basis
Témoignage Luke Melchior( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Déjà à 26 ans, Luke Melchior a vécu plus longtemps que la moyenne des personnes atteintes de la dystrophie musculaire progressive de Duchenne. Conscient du peu de temps qui lui reste, Luke sent le besoin d'apporter une contribution durable dans son entourage. Avec l'aide de travailleurs de soins à domicile, il assume son autonomie. Il dirige une entreprise de vente d'équipement de plein air par Internet et préside le conseil du Centre de ressources pour personnes handicapées de Victoria en Colombie-Britannique
Paul and Jean( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An open and honest look at the joys and sorrows of providing care, including insights into the health care system's strengths and weaknesses. This episode focuses on Paul Oliver, who has placed his mother, Jean, in a nursing home that cares for Alzheimer's patients. Paul works full-time and lives an hour away, but still visits her twice a week
Tour de Babel by Mark Waid( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caregivers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caregivers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The part played by the patient in keeping together a household looked after by home care
Caregivers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caregivers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caregivers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced with the help of individual caregivers and community agencies, this is a "how-to" series with soul. Meet Medeleine Fergus, who's life, for the last five years, has been consumed by caring for her partially paralyzed mother, Rose
 
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Alternative Names
Curtis Johnson Dan

Languages
English (41)

French (10)