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Godwin, Nick

Overview
Works: 26 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 1,812 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Filmed plays  Television adaptations  History  Internet videos  Educational films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television plays 
Roles: Director, Producer
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 791.4372
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Publications about Nick Godwin
Publications by Nick Godwin
Most widely held works by Nick Godwin
Wonders of the African world ( visu )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
This documentary presents Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a journey from Zanzibar to Timbuktu, the Nile River Valley to Great Zimbabwe, the slave coast of Guinea to the medieval monasteries of Ethiopia in search of the lost wonders of the African world
Wonders of the African world ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Documentary film presents Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on the journey from Zanzibar to Timbuktu, the Nile River Valley to Great Zimbabwe, the slave coast of Guinea to the medieval monasteries of Ethiopia in search of the lost wonders of the African world
The Promised land by Amos Gitai( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Documents the migration of rural Southern blacks from the segregated South to Chicago. Cultural and political gains become offset by overcrowding and increasing ghettoization, as Northern politicians ignore resentment that explodes in the Sixties. Finally, Chicago gets its first African-American mayor; many families move out of the ghetto to middle-class success; many others remain mired in a growing "underclass". Includes historical footage and personal interviews
Excluded ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A funny and emotionally powerful drama which exposes the realities and struggles that some inner-city schools face today. Ian, a newly qualified teacher, comes up against Mark, a troubled and disruptive pupil who teachers want to see excluded from school. Against the odds, Ian makes a connection with the boy, but will he put his career on the line to save him?
Cult killer the Ricky Rodriguez story by Nick Godwin( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The Black kingdoms of the Nile The Swahili coast ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels through Egypt and Sudan in search of the ancient civilization of Nubia. In the second segment, Gates travels along the coast of Kenya and Tanzania to the island of Zanzibar in search of the origins of Swahili heritage
The slave kingdoms The holy land ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels through the old kingdoms of Asante and Dahomey in Ghana and Benin to learn the real story of the transatlantic slave trade. In the second segment Gates travels to Ethiopia to investigate the history of Christianity in the ancient civilization
Road to Timbuktu ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels through Mali, following ancient trade routes from the goldmines of the south to the legendary city on the shores of the Sahara desert, in search of the forgotten libraries of Timbuktu. In the second segment Gates travels from South Africa to Zimbabwe, exploring a thousand-year-old city kept from public view for seventy years and heads for the medieval stone citadel of Great Zimbabwe
Dream Deferred by Shelby Steele( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Documents the migration of rural Southern blacks from the segregated South to Chicago. A rural people becomes an urban one. Cultural and political gains are offset by overcrowding and the ghettoization of Blacks as politicians ignore the problems developing. Includes historical footage and personal interviews
Strong men keep a-comin' on ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Documents the migration of rural Southern Blacks from the segregated South to Chicago. The great migration comes of age. Chicago elects its first Black mayor. Many families move into the middle class while others remained mirerd in an underclass. Examins what has been gained and what still needs to be done
Wonders of the African world ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. visits Africa and encounters, on journeys to great civilizations, cities, and centers of learning established before the arrival of the Europeans, and Africa most people never knew existed
Wonders of the African world ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
This documentary presents Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a journey from Zanzibar to Timbuktu, the Nile River Valley to Great Zimbabwe, the slave coast of Guinea to the medieval monasteries of Ethiopia in search of the lost wonders of the African world
Wonders of the African world ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. visits Africa and encounters, on journeys to great civilizations, cities, and centers of learning established before the arrival of the Europeans, and Africa most people never knew existed
Lost cities in the south ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Gates travels from South Africa to Zimbabwe, exploring a thousand-year-old city kept from public view for seventy years and heads for the medieval stone citadel of Great Zimbabwe
The Swahili Coast Wonders of the African World, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Gates travels along the coast of Kenya and Tanzania to the island of Zanzibar in search of the origins of Swahili heritage
Holy Land by Richard Cleave( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates travels to Ethiopia to investigate the history of Christianity in the ancient civilization
Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the complex, ambitious, highly educated and cultured Queen of Egypt Cleopatra, of Greek descent, who was consort to two of the major figures of the Roman Republic, Julius Caesar and Mark Antony. Uses interviews, dramatic reconstruction and location shooting to portray Cleopatra's life
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
More Angry Than Afraid ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The fourth episode of the Promised land is a look through the eyes of migrant families at Chicago's turbulent events in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Black migrants had come North in millions since the start of World War II. Chicago promised deliverance from the South and the beginning of a new life. But by the mid 60s, Chicago was the most segregated city in the United States, and it seemed to be on the brink of a racial conflict as deadly as the one that consumed the Deep South
 
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