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Café Productions Ltd

Overview
Works: 93 works in 249 publications in 4 languages and 12,483 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nature television programs  Science television programs  Juvenile works  Documentary films  Children's television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Motion pictures  Nonfiction films  Biography 
Roles: prn
Classifications: QH541.5.P63, 599
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Café Productions Ltd
Publications by Café Productions Ltd
Most widely held works by Café Productions Ltd
Arctic & Antarctic ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,554 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
Desert ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
In search of ancient Ireland ( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 838 libraries worldwide
A look at the history and legends of ancient Ireland. Begins in 2000 B.C., when Stone Age farmers built some of the largest and most spectacular Neolithic monuments in Europe, and continues through 1167 A.D, when the Norman invasion placed Ireland under English control
Volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geology of continental drift and the origin of volcanoes, and to the influence of volcanic activity on human culture
Eyewitness weather by Eyewitness( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to a portrayal of weather and climate and their influence on human life and activities
Mammal ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Reveals the most amazing facts and folklore about our favorite furry animals. Towering or tiny, ferocious or friendly, mammals trot, hop, swim, and soar. Meet the creatures that make up this huge and varied family
Little Dieter needs to fly by Werner Herzog( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Growing up in post-WWII Germany, the son of a Nazi slain during the war, Dieter Dengler dreamed about becoming a pilot. At age 18 he emigrated to the United States and worked odd jobs until he was accepted into the Navy and began pilot training. He was sent to Vietnam around 1966 and on his first mission was shot down and taken prisoner. There, the Vietcong tortured him until Dengler engineered a hair-raising escape and eventually returned to the U.S. His story is recounted here via interviews, archival footage and re-enactments seamlessly woven together
Pond & river by Eyewitness( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the biological life of rivers and ponds and their influence on the history of human beings
Eyewitness rock & mineral ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the earth's geological history and the use of stones and minerals by human beings for buildings, tools and ornaments throughout their cultural development
Butterfly & moth ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the life history of moths and butterflies
Prehistoric life by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the history of the creation of the earth, the origin of life, and the evolution of the many species including early man
Seashore ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation, still photos and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geological, biological and cultural history of human beings' involvement with our coast lines
My best fiend Klaus Kinski by Werner Herzog( visu )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in German and English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
My best fiend is a film about the love-hate relationship between between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski. It reveals the deep trust between the two exceptional artists and their independently and simultaneously hatched plans to murder one another
Tree ( visu )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the physiology and life cycles of trees, their importance to animals, and to human beings throughout their evolutionary history as a source of fire and materials for products and housing
Prisoner of paradise by Malcolm Clarke( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
"The startling true story of Kurt Gerron, a well-known and beloved German-Jewish actor, director and cabaret star in Berlin in the 1920's and '30's ... [He] was captured and sent to a concentration camp, where he was ordered to write and direct a pro-Nazi propaganda film [entitled 'Theresienstadt : ein dokumentarfilm aus dem jüdischen siedlungsgebiet']"--Container
Ape ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the life history of apes and other primates
Shell by Eyewitness( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Presents an examination of shells and the creatures that live inside them, and looks at how people have used shells over the centuries
The Irish empire by Alan Gilsenan( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Explores the history of the Irish experience abroad as seen by Irish migrants themselves and as others perceive them. Covers the diversity and scale of Irish migration, the rise of Irish emigrants from slaves and convicts to plantation owners and influential politicians, Ireland's women emigrants, religious beliefs of Irish emigrants, and how the reality of Ireland today differs from the Ireland imagined by emigrants and their descendents
Hillary & Tenzing climbing to the roof of the world ( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Experience thrilling stories of bravery, courage and sacrifice through historical footage and dramatic reenactments. This episode features Hillary and Tenzig, the first men to reach Mt. Everest's summit
The great Egyptians by Peter Spry-Leverton( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Details the historical drama of three Egyptian leaders
 
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Languages
English (82)
German (14)
Chinese (4)
French (2)
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