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Borsten, Joan

Overview
Works: 46 works in 76 publications in 3 languages and 1,215 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Short films  Caricatures and cartoons  Propaganda films  Nonfiction films  History  Documentary films  Historical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Children's films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Author, pmn, Performer
Classifications: PN1993.5.S65, 303.375
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Joan Borsten
Publications by Joan Borsten
Most widely held works about Joan Borsten
 
Most widely held works by Joan Borsten
Animated Soviet propaganda : from the October Revolution to Perestroika by Joan Borsten( visu )
9 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 267 libraries worldwide
From the 1920s to the 1980s, the Soviet regime ordered the production of dozens of animated propaganda films. Their target audience was the Soviet Union itself, and their goal was to win the hearts and minds of the Soviet people
Masters of Russian animation ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 86 libraries worldwide
A collection of animated short films by Soviet-era directors and artists
Mikhail Baryshnikov's stories from my childhood : beloved fairy tales from the snow queen to Ivan and his magic pony to Cinderella by Oleg Vidov( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
A collection of eleven fairy tales by a variety of authors including "The Golden Rooster" by Alexander Pushkin and "The Wild Swans" by Hans Christian Andersen, as well as traditional tales such as "Cinderella" and "The Twelve Months."
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The USSR's animation studios frequently took aim at the United States and aspects of American culture perceived as evil. These initially included racism, unemployment, aggression, and excess. During the 1960s, these were expanding to decry the Vietnam War, the influence of the Catholic Church, and economic and class divisions. The cartoons selected represent five decades of animated Soviet propaganda
The adventures of Cheburashka & friends ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Cheburashka, a loveable big-eared creature, and his friends, Crocodile Genady and Old Lady Shapokliak. These characters were based on books written by Eduard Uspensky, and are among the most popular ever created by Moscow's Soyuzmultfilm Studio
Animated Soviet propaganda. the shining future ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Soviet film studios worked hard to portray their government's system as idyllic and forward-looking. This program displays animated films designed to promote that utopian vision. Along with one of the earliest known examples of Soviet animation, there are films that praise the casting-off of antiquated traditions, the Soviet educational system, the achievements of Stalin's first five-year plan, and several rejoicing over the passing of Czarist imperialism and the establishment of a new, benevolent society
Stories from my childhood ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Presents short animated films based on a variety of fairy tales and stories
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Hitler's invasion of Russia and Germany's post-WWII partition inspired a great deal of animated Soviet propaganda. This program presents short films that disparage fascist aggression and America's supposed continuation of it. Some of them play on Russian fears of a reunited, vengeful, and American-supported Germany, while others celebrate the Young Pioneers, wherein brave and loyal Soviet children encounter and stand up to fascism
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Just as America envisioned Communist threats during much of the 20th century, the specter of capitalism loomed large in the Soviet Cold War psyche. This program surveys Soviet animated propaganda embodying that fiercely anti-capitalist spirit and proclaiming the superiority of the Soviet economic system. Included are films that envision the exploration of Mars and the resultant Communist triumph over free-market forces, while warning against capitalist interference in China
Animated Soviet propaganda by Dziga Vertov( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in Russian and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Documentary on Soviet Union animated propaganda films made from the 1920s to the 1980s
The Prince, the swan and the Czar Saltan ; The golden rooster ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In "The Prince, the swan and the Czar Saltan", the great Czar Saltan takes a bride who gives birth to a beautiful prince, but the Queen's jealous mother and sisters convince the King his son is deformed and should be killed. Mother and son are cast out to sea and soon arrive on an island, where a clever and enchanted swan reunites the family. In "The Golden rooster", the old Czar Dadon, who was mighty in his youth, makes a pact with a magician to keep his lands from being overrun by his enemies, and falls in love with a beautiful and mysterious princess
Beauty and the beast : the nutcracker ; The prince, the swan and the Czar Saltan ; The golden rooster ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
In "Beauty and the Beast: a tale of the crimson flower", based on the classic folktale by S. Aksakov, Russia's version of, "Beauty and the Beast", a young woman transforms a monster into a handsome prince. "The nutcracker" is Hoffmann's classic Christmas tale with the music of P.I. Tchaikovsky. In "The prince, the swan, and the Czar Saltan", one of the most famous fairy tales written by Alexander Pushkin, although the Czar Saltan's newborn son is beautiful, jealous in-laws persuade him that his son is deformed and should be killed, leading the king to cast mother and son out to sea where they meet an enchanted swan who reunites the family. In "The golden rooster", another famous fairy tale by Alexander Pushkin, the czar Dadon makes a pact with a magician to keep his lands from being overrun by his enemies and falls in love with a mysterious princess
Mikhail Baryshnikov's Stories from my childhood ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The short animation films in this series have been restored from the originals created by Moscow's Soyuzmultfilm Studio and are presented here in English versions. The stories feature the voices of leading American actors and the music of Tchaikowsky, Mussorgsky, and others. The tales come from the pens of Hans Christian Anderson, Pushkin, E.T.A. Hoffmann, and other writers
Malibu Beach Recovery Diet cookbook : quick and tasty recipes to help break the cycle of alcoholism and addiction by Joan Borsten( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"The groundbreaking 'Malibu Beach Recovery Diet Cookbook' is specially designed to help alcoholics and addicts who are on the path to recovery. The healthy and delicious recipes are based on a French low-glycemic diet and incorporate several decades of neuroscience research about the relationship between healthy food and addiction. "Malibu Beach Recovery Diet Cookbook" includes four, seven day menu plans, each created by an executive chef and includes more than 150 recipes that are designed to be simple but elegant, fresh and seasonal, and beautiful to behold. The result of addicts and alcoholics eating healthy food, says Joan Borsten, co-founder of the renowned Malibu Beach Recovery Center, is visible mentally and physically within 7-8 days. Her firsthand observations are clinically supported by Dr. Mark Gold, MD and Dr. Kenneth Blum, PhD, two of the United States' leading scientists in the field of addiction. The recipes are crafted to provide a combination of foods and nutrients to help cleanse the body, regenerate the organs, rehabilitate the body's natural energy and fuel well-being by restoring the production of dopamine. Most alcoholics and addicts have low levels of dopamine, the brain's "feel good" chemical. The recipes avoid refined (table) sugar, as sugar is the number one transfer addiction and complicates the issues of brain healing, depression and mood. Malibu Beach Recovery Center is well known in the addiction industry for its team of executive chefs, many trained in Michelin-star restaurants, and the mouth watering food served each day. This diet and the recipes are also extremely helpful for those with anxiety and depression as well as diabetics and people with eating disorders."--Amazon website
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Soviet film studios worked hard to portray their government's system as idyllic and forward-looking. This program showcases animated films designed to promote that utopian vision. Soviet Toys, the earliest known example of Soviet animation, condemns Lenin's New Economic Policy; The Victorious Destination celebrates the achievements of Stalin's first five-year plan; Samoyed Boy praises the Soviet educational system and the casting-off of antiquated traditions; and Hot Stone, Little Organ, and Songs of the Fire Years rejoice over the passing of Czarist imperialism and the establishment of a new, benevolent society
Mikhail Baryshnikov's stories from my childhood ( visu )
in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The short animation films in this series have been restored from the originals created by Moscow's Soyuzmultfilm Studio and are presented here in English versions. The stories feature the voices of leading American actors and the music of Tchaikowsky, Mussorgsky, and others. The tales come from the pens of Hans Christian Anderson, Pushkin, E.T.A. Hoffmann, and other writers"--Videocassette record
 
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Borsten, Joan Vidov
Borsten Vidov, Joan
Vidov, Joan Borsten
Languages
English (21)
Russian (11)
French (1)
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