WorldCat Identities

Clish, Stanley

Overview
Works: 104 works in 163 publications in 2 languages and 225 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Military history  War films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Interviews 
Classifications: D768.15, 943.086
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Stanley Clish
Canada at war( Visual )

2 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Canada at war( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historic and ambitious thirteen part series which details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy. From the battlefronts abroad to the civilian fronts at home, each twenty-four minute program represents part of a journey through Canada's World War II experience
Le Canada en guerre( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cette série de 13 films historiques ... relatent de façon marquante l'effort de guerre du Canada dans le cadre de la stratégie globale des Alliés
The Norman summer( Visual )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

June - September 1944. D-Day, June 6th, 1944. In the early morning hours, infantry carriers, including 110 ships of the Royal Canadian Navy, cross a seething, pitching sea to the coast of France while Allied air forces pound enemy positions from the air. Cherbourgh, Caen, Carpiquet, Falaise, Paris are liberated. Canadians return, this time victorious, to the beaches of Dieppe
V was for victory( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"April - August 1945. Hitler had said: 'Whoever lights the torch of war in Europe can wish for nothing but chaos.' By 1945 Germany is beaten. V-Day celebrations verge on the hysterical, but occupying armies uncover the staggering atrocities of Belsen, Auschwitz, and Buchenwald. Franklin D. Roosevelt dies. The world's first atomic bomb is dropped on Japan."--NFB video and film catalogue
Ebbtide( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"July - September 1942. A time of defeat and disaster. Hitler is at the apex of his power. A Canadian division probes at Dieppe and is repulsed with heavy casualties. Canadian factories take over production of the fabled Lancaster night bomber ; Canadian bush pilots ferry the big planes across the Atlantic. German U-boats penetrate the Gulf of St. Lawrence."--NFB video and film catalogue
The Road to Ortona, July 1943-January 1944( Visual )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canadian 1st Division, flanked by British and American troops, pushes into Italy where the Italians surrender but the Germans continue resistance. Ortona, a 15th-century town, is finally taken by the Canadians after fierce and costly street fighting
New directions : December 1943 - June 1944( Visual )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

December 1943 - June 1944. A war-seasoned Canada girds for the final assault. In London, Commonwealth prime ministers meet and Mackenzie King holds out for Canadian independence in foreign policy. In the Arctic, Canadian ships sail the Murmansk run with supplies for beleaguered Russia. The Italian campaign intensifies; Canadians cross the Gustav and Adolph Hitler lines. In the south of England the Allies poise for attack
Canada at war( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Blitzkrieg( Visual )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"April - November 1940. With devastating speed Germany takes Holland, Belgium, and Luxembourg. Italy declares war. The British withdraw from Dunkirk. Mackenzie King feels the Canadian pulse on conscription. England is strated by the Luftwaffe, and Britons accept Churchill's challenge of 'blood, sweat and tears'."--NFB video and film catalogue
Le Canada en guerre( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cette série de 13 films historiques ... relatent de façon marquante l'effort de guerre du Canada dans le cadre de la stratégie globale des Alliés."
Canada at war( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historic and ambitious fourteen part series which details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy. From the battlefronts abroad to the civilian fronts at home, each program represents part of a journey through Canada's World War II experience
Days of infamy( Visual )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"December 1941 - June 1942. The war is now global and pressures on Canada mount. Without warning Japan strikes at Pearl Harbour. Canadians adjust to food rationing, salvage drives. The British Commonwealth Air Training Plan is inaugurated in Canada. In Ottawa, Winston Churchill makes his 'some chicken, some neck' speech."--NFB video and film guide
Turn of the tide( Visual )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"October 1942 - July 1943. The inherent strength of the Allies begins to be felt. Canadian munitions factories operate at peak capacity. U.S. Marines land on Guadalcanal and the Solomons. Montgomery's 8th Army strikes Rommel at Alamein ; the R.C.A.F. joins in air strikes against Germany."--NFB video and film catalogue
Canada at war volume 3( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Canada at war( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historic 13 part series represents one of NFB's most ambitious documentary projects ever undertaken. Culled from over 16 million feet of film shot by Canadian, British, American, German and Russian cameramen, the series details Canada's war effort in relation to the overall allied strategy
Canada at war( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canada's involvement in World War II is portrayed from 1936 when Germany re-armed to the final days of conflict in 1945 and the after-math
The Clouded dawn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"August 1945 - 1946. Japan surrenders. World War II is over, but the scars are deep. Canadian prisoners are released from Japanese war camps. In Canada, as elsewhere, the monumental task of rehabilitation begins. In Ottawa the Gouzenko case shocks the nation. The trials at Nürenburg begin. The United Nations is formed. Canada, now a much stronger, independent nation, enters the Cold War."--NFB video and film catalogue
Cinderella on the left( Visual )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the period from June to December, 1944, when V-1 and V-2 rockets rained destruction on Britain, the launching sites of the rockets were destroyed by Canadians advancing on Pas de Calais, the Canadians returned to Flanders and Vimy Ridge, the 3d Division spearheaded the attack on the Scheldt estuary, Battle of the Bulge is fought, dikes of Walcheren were smashed, and Canadian sailors manned swift torpedo boats against German E-boats in the English Channel
Canada at war( Visual )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 3 of a 13 part series. The Battle of the Atlantic begins. German U-boats take their toll of Canadian convoys. The purge of Jews begins. German armies march into Russia confidently but are thrown back in disorder. Mackenzie King is booed at Aldershot. Men of the Winnipeg Grenadiers and Royal Rifles leave for a fateful mission in Hong Kong
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.53 (from 0.40 for Canada at ... to 0.80 for Canada at ...)

Languages
English (49)

French (16)