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Alice in Wonderland, Episode 1
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directed by Barry Letts, 1925-2009; choreographed by Geraldine Stephenson; designed by John Peacock, fl. 1974-1989; produced by Terrance Dicks, 1935-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Jonathan Cecil, 1939-2011, Kate Dorning, 1963-, David Leonard, fl. 1965, Philip Trewinnard and Jill Goldston, in Alice in Wonderland (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1986, originally published 1865), 28 mins
directed by Barry Letts, 1925-2009; choreographed by Geraldine Stephenson; designed by John Peacock, fl. 1974-1989; produced by Terrance Dicks, 1935-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Jonathan Cecil, 1939-2011, Kate Dorning, 1963-, David Leonard, fl. 1965, Philip Trewinnard and Jill Goldston, in Alice in Wonderland (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1986, originally published 1865), 28 mins
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Alice in Wonderland, Episode 3
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directed by Barry Letts, 1925-2009; produced by Terrance Dicks, 1935-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Jonathan Cecil, 1939-2011, Kate Dorning, 1963-, David Leonard, fl. 1965, Philip Trewinnard, Michael Wisher and Pip Donaghy, 1944-, in Alice in Wonderland (BBC Worldwide, 1986, originally published 1865), 29 mins
directed by Barry Letts, 1925-2009; produced by Terrance Dicks, 1935-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Jonathan Cecil, 1939-2011, Kate Dorning, 1963-, David Leonard, fl. 1965, Philip Trewinnard, Michael Wisher and Pip Donaghy, 1944-, in Alice in Wonderland (BBC Worldwide, 1986, originally published 1865), 29 mins
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Alice in Wonderland, Episode 4
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directed by Barry Letts, 1925-2009; produced by Terrance Dicks, 1935-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Jonathan Cecil, 1939-2011, Kate Dorning, 1963-, David Leonard, fl. 1965, Philip Trewinnard, Pip Donaghy, 1944-, Jill Goldston and Neil Fitzwiliam, in Alice in Wonderland (BBC Worldwide, 1986, originally published 1865), 31 mins
directed by Barry Letts, 1925-2009; produced by Terrance Dicks, 1935-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Jonathan Cecil, 1939-2011, Kate Dorning, 1963-, David Leonard, fl. 1965, Philip Trewinnard, Pip Donaghy, 1944-, Jill Goldston and Neil Fitzwiliam, in Alice in Wonderland (BBC Worldwide, 1986, originally published 1865), 31 mins
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All the King's Men (1999)
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written by Nigel McCrery, 1953-; directed by Julian Jarrold, 1960-; produced by Gareth Neame, 1967- and Nigel McCrery, 1953-, British Broadcasting Corporation and WGBH Boston; performed by David Jason, 1940-, Dame Maggie Smith, 1934-, David Troughton, 1950- and Patrick Malahide, 1945- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 1 hour 49 mins
David Jason and Maggie Smith lead an all-star cast in Alma Cullen's First World War drama about the mysterious disappearance of the Sandringham Company at Gallipoli in 1915. The loss of the King George V battalion brought the true horror of the First World War to the heart of the establishment, and to the British...
written by Nigel McCrery, 1953-; directed by Julian Jarrold, 1960-; produced by Gareth Neame, 1967- and Nigel McCrery, 1953-, British Broadcasting Corporation and WGBH Boston; performed by David Jason, 1940-, Dame Maggie Smith, 1934-, David Troughton, 1950- and Patrick Malahide, 1945- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 1 hour 49 mins
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The American
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directed by Paul Unwin, 1957-; produced by Fiona Finlay, 1956-, John McDonnell, fl. 1990-2018 and David McLoughlin, fl. 1998-2004, Irish Screen, WGBH Boston and British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Matthew Modine, 1959-, Dame Diana Rigg, 1938- and Eva Birthistle, 1974- (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 1 hour 28 mins

After the horror of the Civil War, 'ignorant' Christopher Newman made his fortune. He travels to France is search of cultural treasures. He won't get past the Paris nightlife. After an affair with a haughty painter, he falls in love with the daughter of the late Marquis de Bellegarde.

She was married off and traum...

directed by Paul Unwin, 1957-; produced by Fiona Finlay, 1956-, John McDonnell, fl. 1990-2018 and David McLoughlin, fl. 1998-2004, Irish Screen, WGBH Boston and British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Matthew Modine, 1959-, Dame Diana Rigg, 1938- and Eva Birthistle, 1974- (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 1 hour 28 mins
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American Cinema, 1, The Hollywood Style
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directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, KCET, Los Angeles, CA and New York Center for Visual History, in American Cinema, 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins

In the classical Hollywood film, the story is primary. Filmmakers rely on style - structure, narrative, and visual elements - to effectively tell their story. Martin Scorsese and Sydney Pollack are among the premier directors who discuss how classical Hollywood style, evolving and yet enduring over time, informs t...

directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, KCET, Los Angeles, CA and New York Center for Visual History, in American Cinema, 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins
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American Cinema, 3, The Star
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directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Danielle Gardner, fl. 1993-2012, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 55 mins

Greta Garbo, Cary Grant, Dustin Hoffman - these among many others are names synonymous with Hollywood. Early on, Hollywood saw that recognizable talent could minimize the financial risks of film production. Critics, film scholars, and studio publicists view the stars from many angles: as marketing tools, cultural...

directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Danielle Gardner, fl. 1993-2012, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 55 mins
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American Cinema, 4, The Western
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directed by Sasha Alpert, fl. 1994; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Lesley Karsten, fl. 1994 and Sasha Alpert, fl. 1994, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 4 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins

The western is an American myth that has been translated by other cultures and reinterpreted time and again, but never dies. With clips and critical commentary on westerns from John Ford's Stagecoach through the work of Arthur Penn, Sam Peckinpah, and Clint Eastwood, the program traces the aesthetic evolution of...

directed by Sasha Alpert, fl. 1994; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Lesley Karsten, fl. 1994 and Sasha Alpert, fl. 1994, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 4 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins
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American Cinema, 5, Romantic Comedy
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directed by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 5 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins

Breezy and silly to witty and intelligent, romantic comedies have been with us since the 1930s. But the surface humor has often just barely masked issues of gender and sexuality. This program looks back on screwball comedies including It Happened One Night and His Girl Friday. Directors James Brooks and Nora E...

directed by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Molly Ornati, fl. 1990, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 5 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins
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American Cinema, 6, The Combat Film
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directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Danielle Gardner, fl. 1993-2012, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 6 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins,
Source: www.learner.org

Beginning with World War II combat films - produced under directives from the federal government - this program examines the role of the combat film in filling a social and political need. Critics and directors describe the evolution of these films, the rise of the Vietnam film, and the influence of the newsreel d...

directed by Lawrence Pitkethly, fl. 1985; presented by John Lithgow, 1945-; produced by Danielle Gardner, fl. 1993-2012, KCET, Los Angeles, CA, New York Center for Visual History and British Broadcasting Corporation, in American Cinema, 6 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1995), 56 mins,
Source: www.learner.org
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