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Hyks, Veronika

Overview
Works: 168 works in 310 publications in 1 language and 3,495 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Trials, litigation, etc  Documentary television programs  Wildlife films  Interviews  Case studies  Nonfiction films  Pictorial works  Biography  Nature television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: KD373.M42, 345.420256
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Veronika Hyks
Publications by Veronika Hyks
Most widely held works by Veronika Hyks
Our way of loving ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
The third program in a trilogy focusing on the Hamar, an isolated people of Southwestern Ethiopia. This film shows Duka, now a mother with two young children. Her life is dominated by caring for them and her husband, Sago. Although Sago and Duka seem to have an affectionate marriage, he beats her when provoked. She accepts this behavior for she believes it is a man's way of loving. Film also shows the ceremony of Sago's cousin's initiation into manhood
Species hunter ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Marc van Roosmalen is a biologist with a passion for primates, with a special love for monkeys. His mission is to protect the forest he so loves and, ensure forever a home and paradise for his primate companions
Sikhism : the Golden Temple ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Traces the roots of Sikhism and its central place of worship, the Golden Temple in Punjab, from its founder Guru Nanak in 1469 through today. Discusses its central precepts--belief in one God, the equality of all people, sharing, and the performance of good deeds--within the context of daily life by a young Sikh woman (Harsimran Kaur). Explains the stringent religious dress code and the significance of the traditional Sikh head wrap. Includes a tour of the Golden Temple and a marriage ceremony
A peaceful exit ( visu )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
This documentary, directed by Ian Stuttard, discusses euthanasia of a severely brain-damaged child
Car Squad ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Thousands of motorists are the unknowing victims of 'car ringers' who steal cars, falsify their identities, and sell them on the second-hand market. Inside Story joins a police operation to recover some of these stolen cars
Hinduism : elephant god ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Discusses the major tenets, rituals and gods of Hinduism
Buddhism : making of a monk ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A Documentary examining the lives of novice Buddhist monks in Thailand through interviews and profiles of their daily religious practices and customs, including dressing, begging, worshipping and meditating
McLibel : two people who wouldn't say McSorry by Franny Armstrong( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
It was the biggest corporate disaster ever. Two penniless activists hauled McDonald's through the longest trial in English history, determined to defend their right to criticise the company. But that wasn't enough for the 'McLibel 2'. Next they took the British Government to court, arguing that the original trial was unfair because they were forced to defend themselves against the country's most expensive lawyers. Against all odds, they won! The UK's notorious libel laws will now have to be rewritten. Filmed over 11 years, by award-winning director Franny Armstrong, 'McLibel' is the definitive story of the case
The wonderful world of Albert Kahn a vision of the world ( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Ten part documentary series looking at the incredible collection of early color photographs of Albert Kahn. Kahn was French millionaire who attempted to create the "Archives of the Planet", a color photographic record of human life on Earth to promote cross-cultural understanding and peace
Mules by Paul Muldoon( visu )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
One in every five women in prison in Britain today is a Nigerian woman convicted of smuggling drugs into the UK. The 'Mules' are the small-fry in a big international game. For every woman they arrest, many others will be recruited to take her place. Inside Story travels to Nigeria to discover what compels women to undertake such a dangerous mission and to explore what happens to their families while they are away for so many years
Inside story ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Investigates a court system in Miami set up to deal with domestic violence
Painted babies ( visu )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
This documentary, produced and directed by Jane Treays, features child beauty pageant competitors
Flood rescue : a modern Noah's ark ( visu )
in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
This documentary, directed by Max Soussana, examines a project to rescue animals that will be affected by a new dam on the Sinnamary River in French Guyana
Under the sun ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Min-Ah and Hee-Jung are two young South Korean women who have fallen madly in love with American soldiers based in Seoul. But cultural differences inevitably lead to friction. The couples have to learn to adjust. Part of this process is for the women to enroll at the USO Bride School in Seoul to learn how to become perfect all-American wives
Modern times. a violent mind ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
The Phobia Unit at Maudsley Psychiatric Hospital treats people suffering from obsessive/compulsive disorders. Billy, a former soldier in Northern Ireland and one-time Liverpudlian gangster, is haunted by a fear of harming others and employs bodyguards to hold him back. This documentary follows Billy during his 12-week therapy at the Phobia Unit
Young guns ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
This documentary, directed by Nick London, is about how gun ownership in the USA has affected young people
Safe under the bed ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Sotheby's, the world's most famous auction house, granted the BBC full and exclusive access to its New Bond Street headquarters. Enter the backstage world of art and money, of antiques and ephemera, as collectors, dealers and fanatics vie for anything from teddy bears to old masters
Wheels of fortune ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Sotheby's, the world's most famous auction house, granted the BBC full and exclusive access to its New Bond Street headquarters. Enter the backstage world of art and money, of antiques and ephemera, as collectors, dealers and fanatics vie for anything from teddy bears to old masters. In this episode, one of Queen Victoria's railroad carriages is auctioned
Dede's back in town ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
This documentary by Roger Mills takes a look at Sotheby's, now under American ownership, and the changes and challenges that the venerable auction house faces
Inside Sellafield ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Controversy surrounds the British nuclear site at Sellafield. Punctuated by crisis after crisis, including a series of disastrous leaks, operational inadequacies and management cover-ups, the true story is told for the first time by a former company director
 
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Alternative Names
Hyks, Veronica
Languages
English (60)
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