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Blue, James

Overview
Works: 55 works in 95 publications in 3 languages and 1,203 library holdings
Genres: History  Internet videos  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Ethnographic films  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  House music 
Roles: Director, Author, fmd, Restager , Adapter, Performer, Singer, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, E
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Most widely held works by James Blue
Boran Women( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditionally confined to the roles of life-givers, nurturers and homemakers, Boran women of Kenya are slowly realizing the importance of education and the difference it can make in their lives. They attach great importance to the traditional role of women in a herding society and perform dawn to dusk tasks with little deviation from customary ways. Remarkable though is the obvious independence they demonstrate in performing tasks which normally would fall under the male domain, like building their own houses
Kenya Boran( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Boran who live in northern Kenya are in the middle of changing lifestyles. This film concentrates on a father and son who are continuing to follow the old ways. English subtitles translate the native speakers
Kenya: Kenya Boran Part II( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film focuses on the life of Peter Boru, a sixteen-year-old former herdsboy who has become a boarding school student. Peter's life is juxtaposed to a traditional herdsboy, Dokata. The question, "Education for what?" is posed when both tradition and modern forces common to developing areas make the economic outlook bleak for young people, even if they are able to complete local educational requirements
Kenya: Kenya Boran Part I( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of a traditional herding territory, a growing town and a new road encroach upon a once-isolated desert people. The complexities brought about by this modernization are shown as two fathers and their sons confront difficult choices between old ways and new
Kenya: Boran Herdsmen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film demonstrates the time-honored solutions to the problems associated with the Boran's dependence on cattle for living. Direct government intervention and the indirect impact of modernization are forcing the old patterns to change. The film depicts herding practices, movement patterns, watering strategies, and the lifestyle of the herdsmen
Kenya: Harambee ("Pull Together")( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harambee is a traditional Swahili chant meaning heave-ho or pull together the slogan for a united Kenya. Harambee Day or Independence Day is celebrated in this small town in North Kenya with political speeches and an auction at the native school
Boran herdsmen by David MacDougall( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film demonstrates the time-honored solutions to the problems associated with the Boran's dependence on cattle for living. Direct government intervention and the indirect impact of modernization are forcing the old patterns to change. The film depicts herding practices, movement patterns, watering strategies, and the lifestyle of the herdsmen. The film has special currency for issues in rural development and agricultural, environmental, and human adaption. Courses that emphasize Third World problems, cross-cultural techniques of adaptation, the role of the environment in questions of human survival, and the role of government in rural development will find the film useful
Harambee ("pull together") by David MacDougall( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harambee is a traditional Swahili chant meaning heave-ho or pull together the slogan for a united Kenya. Harambee Day or Independence Day is celebrated in this small town in North Kenya with political speeches and an auction at the native school
The March on Washington, 1963( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1963 civil rights march in Washington D.C. shows preparation work, people marching, performances and speeches at the Lincoln Memorial
La guerre d'Algérie by Yves Courrière( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La guerre d'Algérie: Ce film est le premier jamais réalisé sur une guerre qui ne voulait pas dire son nom. Des témoignages et des archives inoubliables. Un film pour regarder l'histoire en face. Harkis: des Français entièrement à part: Jean-Charles Deniau part à la recontre des Harkis, ces combattants qui firent le choix de l'Algérie française, et qui furent aussi les grands sacrifiés de cette guerre. France-Algérie, une histoire en perspective: Au travers d'entretiens, deux acteurs emblématiques de cette guerre reviennent sur les idéaux et les fractures d'une génération. Deux historiens évoquent les clefs de la guerre et les enjeux de sa transmission historique. Les Oliviers de la justice: Tournée quelques semaines avant l'indépendance, cette fiction est un récit sur le thème de l'amour de la terre algérienne et du divorce entre ses différents fils
An interview by Jean Renoir( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The March : the Story of the Greatest March in American History by Oprah Winfrey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1963 civil rights march in Washington D.C. shows preparation work, people marching, performances and speeches at the Lincoln Memorial. Includes Martin Luther King Jr. giving his "I have a dream" speech
Les oliviers de la justice( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La guerre d'Algérie( )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La guerre d'Algérie": Algerien, Herbst 1954; 6. Februar 1955; Algier, Februar 1955; 20. August 1955; 29. Januar 1956; Algier, 16. März 1956; Algier, Dezember 1956; Januar 1957; 7. Februar 1958; 19. Mai 1958; 28. September 1958; 3. Dezember 1958; 16. September 1959; Dezember 1960; 20. Mai 1961; Herbst 1961; Paris, Oktober 1961; 8. Februar 1962; 7. März 1962; Algier, 19. April 1962; Montag, 26. März 1962; 1. Juli 1962 - Interview mit Yves Courrière - "Harkis: des Francais entièrement à part?": Das Schicksal der Harkis, die sich für ein französisches Algerien entschieden- "France-Algérie, une histoire enperspective": Die Historiker Benjamin Stora und Georges Fleury zum Algerienkrieg - Interview mit Raoul Girardet und Pierre Vidal-Naquet. - "Les Oliviers de la justice": Spielfilm nach dem Roman von jean Pélégri. 1962: Ein Franzose kehrt zu seinem sterbenden Vater nach Algier zurück, kurz vor dem Waffenstillstand und der Trennung der beiden Länder. In den Ebenen der Mitidja und in Algier gedreht, am Ende des Krieges, besitzt der Film einen besonderen dokumentarischen Wert
Michigan's 1988 nonpoint pollution assessment report [Draft] by Michigan( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The singles by Basement Jaxx (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partyzone music, vol. 1( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenya Boran : Part two. by David MacDougall( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Boran who live in northern Kenya are in the middle of changing lifestyles. This film concentrates on a father and son who are continuing to follow the old ways. English subtitles translate the native speakers
Kenya Boran : part 1 by David MacDougall( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Boran who live in northern Kenya are in the middle of changing lifestyles. This film concentrates on a father and son who are continuing to follow the old ways. English subtitles translate the native speakers
Remedy by Basement Jaxx (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
James Blue American film director and screenwriter

James Blue Amerikaans filmregisseur (1930-1980)

James Blue stiúrthóir scannán agus scríbhneoir scripte Meiriceánach

James Blue US-amerikanischer Dokumentarfilmregisseur

جيمس بلو

جيمس بلو كاتب سيناريو ومخرج أمريكي

Languages
English (48)

French (7)

Oromo (1)