WorldCat Identities

Scott, Cynthia 1939-

Overview
Works: 18 works in 95 publications in 5 languages and 1,083 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Documentary-style films  Educational films  Internet videos  History  Short films  Documentary films  Fiction  Pixilated animation films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Cynthia Scott
 
Most widely held works by Cynthia Scott
The Company of strangers = Strangers in good company( Visual )

38 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven elderly women and their bus driver band together to survive when their bus breaks down in the Quebec countryside. As they draw closer, the women begin to share stories from their pasts
Flamenco at 5:15 by Cynthia D Scott( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the art of Flamenco with Susana and Antonio Robledo teaching the dance and music to students of the National Ballet School of Canada. Winner, 1984 Academy Award for short documentary
The National Film Board of Canada : a history( Visual )

in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an array of documentaries, animation films and fiction features which are offered as a sample of the films the Film Board has produced over the years
First Winter( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical drama features the first winter spent in Canada by a family of Irish immigrants deep in the Ottawa Valley. The year is 1830. Because the father is working in a logging camp, the mother has sole charge of the family. Sickness overtakes her, and she dies. The children are left on their own to survive. The film graphically illustrates the enormous hardships endured by the first settlers who had to cope with a climate with which they were unfamiliar. A beautiful, moving film
Jack of Hearts by Isabel Huggan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gawky adolescent Elizabeth is assigned the role of the Jack of Hearts in a ballet recital. Despite a disastrous ending to the performance, Elizabeth's self-esteem is boosted by her mother's flamboyant friend Eadie, who teaches her poker and a life lesson at the same time, with the advice that she can win despite the cards she is dealt
Flamenco à 5 h 15 by Cynthia Scott( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susana et Antonio Robledo donnent une leçon de flamenco à des danseurs de ballet. Ils nous offrent l'occasion de voir à l'oeuvre le couple Robledo pour qui le flamenco est devenu un art de vivre
Le fabuleux gang des sept( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in French and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame psychologique. Après la panne de leur autobus dans une région isolée, sept femmes âgées et leur conductrice doivent se réfugier dans une maison abandonnée à plusieurs milles de la première résidence habitée. Tout en organisant leur survie, elles font peu à peu connaissance
Yesterday, today and tomorrow : the NFB at 50 plus( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents several recent films produced by the National Film Board of Canada
The Ungrateful land : Roch Carrier remembers Ste.-Justine( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playwrite and novelist Roch Carrier and the people of Ste-Justine remember the village of Ste-Justine, home of his father and grandfather before him, in this nostalgic view of rural Quebec
In compagnia di signore perbene( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcune simpatiche signore di mezza età rimangono bloccate in un bosco con un pullman guidato da una giovane donna. Si ritrovano così in una casa abbandonata. In questa forzata convivenza riscoprono i valori più elementari ma più importanti e quando finalmente vengono liberate si sentono cambiate. (Mymovies)
Une terre ingrate Roch Carrier se souvient de Sainte Justine( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roch Carrier nous livre les impressions et les souvenirs les plus intimes qui ont marqué sa mémoire quand, enfant, il vivait à Sainte-Justine
The National Film Board of Canada : a history( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last of five segments exploring films produced by the National Film Board of Canada. These four films mirror the concerns of the Nineties from a Canadian perspective continuing the Film Board's long tradition of working in the public interest. The first film is a documentary highlighting 50 years of film production by the Film Board. The second is a drama concerning seven elderly women who band together for survival when their bus breaks down in rural Quebec. The next film recounts the experiences of Canadian lesbian women in the 1950's and 60's intertwining their histories with a fictional love story. The final film is a personal documentary concerning the devastating discrimination against Japanese in Canada during World War II
For the love of dance : backstage with seven Canadian dance companies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary provides a backstage and onstage look at seven of Canada's top professional dance companies on tour and in rehearsal
Strangers in good company by Cynthia Scott( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the company of strangers = En compañía de extraños vol. 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Gracias a una situación inesperada, un grupo de mujeres muy distintas se ven obligadas a una convivencia que resulta ser un maravilloso descubrimiento. Al pasar unos días juntas y alejadas de todo, se enriquecen mutuamente al compartir sus experiencias y anhelos. Un video que nos permitirá conocer distintas manifestaciones del espítitu femenino, de sus fortalezas y debilidades, así como la profunda solidaridad que se desarrolla entre mujeres de distintas edades, orígenes y formas de vida. Todo ello constituye un mensaje que nos inspirará y llenará de esperanzas."--Envase
Flamenco at 5:15 : eVideo]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows how, for a brief interim each year, senior students at the National Ballet School of Canada meet with Susana and Antonio Robledo to learn flamenco dancing. Views of the students and their flamenco dancing. Views of the students and their teachers dancing alternate with segments of explanation
Flameco at 5:15( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The company of strangers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Company of strangers = Strangers in good company
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Alternative Names
Cynthia Scott Canadees filmregisseuse

Cynthia Scott Canadian film director, producer, screenwriter and editor

Cynthia Scott kanadische Regisseurin, Produzentin und Drehbuchautorin

Languages
English (70)

French (15)

German (4)

Italian (2)

Spanish (1)