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Taverna, Kathryn

Overview
Works: 22 works in 40 publications in 3 languages and 2,024 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Personal narratives  Historical films  Biographical television programs  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Film editor, Director, Cinematographer
Classifications: DT636.5, 966.62032
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Kathryn Taverna
Publications by Kathryn Taverna
Most widely held works by Kathryn Taverna
She's beautiful when she's angry ( visu )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the birth of the modern women's liberation movement in the 1960s and early 1970s, covering the emergence of the National Organization (NOW), as well as more radical factions such as WITCH (Women's International Terrorist Conspiracy from Hell!). Includes new and archival interviews with feminists of that era
Pray the devil back to Hell by Gini Reticker( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Documentary about a group of brave and visionary women who demanded peace for Liberia, a nation torn to shreds by a bloody civil war, violent warlords and a corrupt Charles Taylor regime. Includes interviews, archival images, and scenes of present-day Liberia together to recount the experiences and memories of the women who were instrumental in bringing lasting peace to their country
¡Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! = I'm Boricua, just so you know! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Rosie Perez explores the complex history between Puerto Rico and the United States. It begins with the vibrant celebration of the Puerto Rican Day Parade and lingers with Perez's deeply personal perspective. The themes of family, language, and racism are put into historical perspective as the film uncovers the side of Puerto Rico absent from U.S. history books
Łódź Ghetto ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Regarded as the most authentic film about the Jewish life within the Holocaust, this documentary uses the diaries of a single community to reveal the heroic struggle of 250,000 people trapped in the longest surviving Jewish community in Nazi Europe
Łódź ghetto ( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
A chronological account of life in the Łódź Ghetto through over 1,000 carefully sequenced filmed images, made at great risk and left deliberately by the doomed community members. Includes a supplement follwing the program describing the making of the film, as well as interviews with people connected with the ghetto (written, produced, directed, and narrated by Alan Adelson)
The Art:21 collection. art in the twenty-first century ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Documents the difference in various styles of twenty-first-century art through interviews, commentary, and behind-the-scenes footage
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Discover the stories, ideas, and methods behind today's most compelling artists; features sixteen artists from North America (Chicago, Mexico City, Los Angeles, and Vancouver)
TR and his times ( visu )
2 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A look at Theodore Roosevelt, who helped shape America at the turn of the century. With his energy and optimism Roosevelt successfully ushered the country onto the world stage and championed reform legislation, setting a precedent for a strong chief executive
Łódź Ghetto : classroom version ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A chronological account of life in the Łódź Ghetto through the use of diaries and other written records, as well as over 1,000 carefully sequenced filmed images, made at great risk and left deliberately by the doomed community members
In bed with Ulysses ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Documents preparations for a staged reading of passages from James Joyce's Ulysses. Tells the story of the writing of the celebrated novel and the toll it took on James Joyce and his family. Considers its impact on modern literature and culture
The trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
J. Robert Oppenheimer's life and legacy are inextricably linked to America's most famous top-secret initiative - the Manhattan Project. This biography presents a complex and revealing portrait of one of America's most influential scientists
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Host Bill Moyers examines the major events and personalities that shaped the 20th century. By tracing many of the world's current geopolitical divisions and economic concerns to specific events within the past one hundred years. A walk Through the 20th Century provides a greater understanding of national and international politics, business, mass media and social studies
Puerto Rico : a colony the American way ( visu )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
This documentary is a portrait of Puerto Rico and its long relationship with the United States, with special emphasis on Puerto Rico's emerging economic crisis
America on the road ( visu )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers looks at the history of the automobile and its effects on American society beginning with Henry Ford and ending with the oil crisis in the 1970s
Le ghetto de Lodz by Kathryn Taverna( visu )
4 editions published in 1997 in Undetermined and French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"A partir d'images d'archives, réalisées dans la clandestinité, et de séquences contemporaines, reconstitution de la terrible tragédie du ghetto de Lodz, d'après le journal de David Sierakowiak et d'autres journaux intimes de l'époque
Łódź ghetto ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the Nazi persecution of the Jews of Łódź from German occupation beginning on September 8, 1939 to liberation by the Russians on January 17, 1945. Focuses on the forcible move of Jews into the ghetto, the harsh conditions within, deportation to Auschwitz, and the survival of the few Jews who remained behind and hid in the ghetto. Depicts the ghetto's Nazi-appointed Jewish leader, Mordecai Ḥayim Rumkowski. Utilizes historical film footage and still photographs, some contemporary footage, and narration from historical diaries and monographs. Much of the historical material was made at great risk and left deliberately by the doomed community members
das Ghetto von Lodz ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers presents the history of the World's Fair in the United States
Class of 2006 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
WIDE ANGLE cameras are on location in Morocco as history is made. In May 2006, an imam academy in the city of Rabat holds a graduation ceremony. But the class of 2006 is no ordinary group of students. Side by side with the male graduates are 50 women pioneers, among the first contemporary group of women to be officially trained as religious leaders in the Arab world. Empowered to do everything that male imams do -- except lead Friday prayer in a mosque -- the women will fan out across Morocco to work as spiritual guides in mosques, schools, hospitals, and prisons, even hosting their own television and radio talk shows
Art21. art in the twenty-first century ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Get inspired by today's most compelling artists and discover the stories, ideas, and methods behind their work in the ART21 documentary series Art in the Twenty-First Century. This Peabody Award-winning series takes viewers behind the scenes into artists' studios, homes, and communities to provide intimate access to their lives, creative processes, and sources of inspiration. Join host Claire Danes for Season Eight, featuring sixteen artists from North America whose work helps us see the world in new and exciting ways"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Taverna, Kate
Languages
English (33)
French (2)
German (1)
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