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Korty, John

Overview
Works: 158 works in 290 publications in 3 languages and 5,260 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  History  Television plays  Christmas films  Children's films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Photographer, Performer, fmd, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Korty
Publications by John Korty
Most widely held works by John Korty
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by Ernest J Gaines( visu )
31 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,055 libraries worldwide
Miss Jane Pittman is celebrating her 110th birthday. As the civil rights movement heats up, Miss Jane, a former slave, recounts her memories of the black experience from picking potatoes on a southern plantation to fetching water for soldiers in the Civil War to her views on the current and turbulent equal rights movement
Who are the DeBolts? : and where did they get 19 kids? ( visu )
11 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Not only do parents Bob and Dorothy have six kids of their own, they have also opened up their hearts and their home to thirteen disadvantage and handicapped children. What results is an amazing mix of diversity. The multi ethnic kids are heroes who belie the typical stereotype of being handicapped. They go to school, do chores, and "hang out" while simultaneously navigating the difficulties of their disabilities
A Christmas without snow by John Korty( visu )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 276 libraries worldwide
A recently divorced woman moves to San Francisco to start a new life. She joins a church choir and meets new friends and learns life lessons
Go ask Alice ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Chronicles a teenage girl's downhill spiral into drug addiction and her painful struggle to escape the pull of the drug world
Gift of love : the Daniel Huffman story ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Daniel is 15 years old and has a passion for football, with hopes for a college football scholarship. Raised by his grandmother since he was four, he is very close to her. Then he must make a life-altering decision, sacrificing one of his loves
Star wars : Ewok adventures ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Caravan of courage: the Towani family are separated when their shuttlecraft crashes on Endor. While the parents are soon captured by the giant known as Gorax, Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing
Resting place ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 libraries worldwide
In a patriotic and racially divided Georgia community, a neighbor helps a young soldier's parents seek an honorable burial place for their son, an army officer whose mysterious death is under investigation by Major Kendall Laird
Ambrose Bierce's Parker Adderson, philosopher ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Parker Adderson is a confessed spy whose philosophizing about his fate forces his executioner to confront his own mortality. In The music school, John Updike explores the turmoil of a writer in search of form and harmony in life
Oliver's story ( visu )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 146 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Love Story, widower Oliver tries to rebuild his life and finds himself falling in love again
Gift of love : the Daniel Huffman story ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Daniel is 15 years old and has a passion for football, with hopes for a college football scholarship. Raised by his grandmother since he was four, he is very close to her. Then he must make a life-altering decision, sacrificing one of his loves
Farewell to Manzanar by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston( visu )
3 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
The true story of the Wakatsuki family of Santa Monica, California, is told by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, who was seven years old when she and her family were taken by bus 250 miles to Camp Manzanar, near the High Sierras. The drama follows the family from their well-ordered, pleasant life in Santa Monica to the emotion-shattering experience of being uprooted and evacuated to camps
Gift of love : the Daniel Huffman story ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Daniel is 15 years old and has a passion for football, with hopes for a college football scholarship. Raised by his grandmother since he was four, he is very close to her. Then he must make a life-altering decision, sacrificing one of his loves
Twice upon a time ( visu )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
In its once-upon-a-time world, our heroes are Ralph, the all-purpose animal, and his constant companion, Mumford, who only talks in sound effects. Their mission is nothing short of saving the cosmos from the dastardly plot of Synonamess Botch, who wants to unleash a barrage of nightmare bombs to ensure nonstop bad dreams
Twice upon a time by Avery Hall( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Two heroes with good intentions are tricked into releasing the Magic Mainspring from the Cosmic Clock, which stops time and freezes everyone in the land
Holiday family classics : 39 features and shorts ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The 20th Century-Fox hour: The Miracle on 34th Street. A Macy's Department Store Santa, who insists he is the real Kris Kringle, teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith, and the value of imagination
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Miss Jane Pittman is celebrating her 110th birthday. As the civil rights movement heats up, Miss Jane, a former slave, recounts her memories of the black experience from picking potatoes on a southern plantation to fetching water for soldiers in the Civil War to her views on the current and turbulent equal rights movement
A Christmas without snow ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
A recently divorced woman moves to San Francisco to start a new life. She joins a church choir and meets new friends and learns special life lessons. Bonus Features: A Christmas Carol and Hector's Hectic Life
Holiday 4-film collector's set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Four heartwarming tales that will fill you with nostalgia. Relive your favorite Christmas memories from trips to Grandma's house, to performing in holiday concerts
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
The story of the life an African American woman from Louisiana, from the time of her childhood as a slave in the pre-Civil War South to 1962, when she witnesses the birth of the civil rights movement at the age of one hundred and ten
A Christmas without snow ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Loneliness leads a newly divorced woman to join a church choir which is under the direction of a stern but gifted choir master, who strives to get the ragtag assembly into shape to perform Handel's "Messiah" for the Christmas service
 
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Alternative Names
John Korty Amerikaans filmregisseur
John Korty regista, montatore e sceneggiatore statunitense
John Korty US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Kameramann und Drehbuchautor
Джон Корти
جان کورتی
코티, 존 1936-
Languages
English (116)
French (1)
German (1)
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