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The Invisible Father
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directed by Thérèse Heliczer; produced by Marisabina Russo and Thérèse Heliczer, a la mode productions (Seattle, WA: a la mode productions, 2022), 57 mins
In the 1960s, beat poet and experimental filmmaker Piero Heliczer helped shape New American Cinema, and was enmeshed with iconic filmmaker Andy Warhol and The Velvet Underground at the very start of their careers. Through interviews with family and friends, found photos, and archival footage, Piero’s daughter, T...
directed by Thérèse Heliczer; produced by Marisabina Russo and Thérèse Heliczer, a la mode productions (Seattle, WA: a la mode productions, 2022), 57 mins
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American Experience, Season 33, Episode 4, American Oz
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directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963- and Tracy Heather Strain, fl. 1991; produced by Tracy Heather Strain, fl. 1991, Randall MacLowry, 1963- and Rebecca Taylor, 1969-, Film Posse, in American Experience, Season 33, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 53 mins
Explore the life and times of author L. Frank Baum, the creator of one of the most beloved, enduring and classic American narratives. By 1900, when The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was published, Baum was 44 years old and had spent much of his life in restless pursuit of success. With mixed results he dove into a string...
directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963- and Tracy Heather Strain, fl. 1991; produced by Tracy Heather Strain, fl. 1991, Randall MacLowry, 1963- and Rebecca Taylor, 1969-, Film Posse, in American Experience, Season 33, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 53 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Poet Tess Taylor On How Verse Can Provide Solace
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2021), 2 mins
For many, it's a time of uncertainty and isolation. But in poet Tess Taylor's humble opinion, turning to verse can provide solace. Her recent book of poems is "Rift Zone," and the following essay is part of our arts and culture series, "CANVAS."
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2021), 2 mins
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Famous Authors, Blake
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 39 mins
This film by Malcolm Hossick explores the life and work of William Blake. He was born the son of a hosier in the then respectable district of Soho in London. He had no formal education but was taught by his mother. He was a voracious reader and as a boy he drew constantly. He studied at an art school and learned t...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 39 mins
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Famous Authors, Donne
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 52 mins
John Donne was born into a fascinating and creative period of human history. He got the best education on offer in the England of Queen Elizabeth and hardly out of his teens he was recognised as a poet of astonishing ability. In a period when the pace was set by no less a mortal than Shakespeare Donne had a unique...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 52 mins
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Famous Authors, Eliot
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 36 mins
George Eliot was born Mary Anne Evans in 1819 near the small town of Nuneaton in Warwickshire. Her father ran the estate of the local landowner. She had an excellent education in local schools and took up journalism. She began writing novels when she was over 30 and became one of the most celebrated and influentia...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 36 mins
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Famous Authors, Hardy
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 36 mins
Thomas Hardy was born into the family of a practical country builder in mid 19th century England. He got a good education in the local town of Dorchester on the south coast and after beginning as an architect he soon developed into one of the most prolific and popuar novelists of his times. the film follows his nt...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, Academy Media, in Famous Authors (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 2020), 36 mins
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Gatsby in Connecticut: The Untold Story
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directed by Robert Steven Williams; produced by Robert Steven Williams, Against the Grain Communications (Marina del Rey, CA: Vision Films, 2020), 1 hour 11 mins
The summer Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald lived in Connecticut inspired one of the world’s most beloved novels: The Great Gatsby. We know the book, we know the films and series, but do we know the truth? Track down the mystery millionaire who threw extravagant parties, uncover new evidence of the location and player...
directed by Robert Steven Williams; produced by Robert Steven Williams, Against the Grain Communications (Marina del Rey, CA: Vision Films, 2020), 1 hour 11 mins
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Poetry in America with Elisa New, Season 2, Episode 7, This Is Just to Say
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directed by Elisa New, fl. 2018; produced by Leah Reis-Dennis, fl. 2018 and Cathleen O'Connell, fl. 2012, in Poetry in America with Elisa New, Season 2, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 26 mins
In the second season of Poetry in America, guests join Elisa New to discuss the poems of Marilyn Chin, Elizabeth Bishop, Marianne Moore, Mark Doty, Yusef Komunyakaa, Stephen Sondheim, William Carlos Williams, and Walt Whitman. Join John Hodgman, Rafael Campo, Jane Hirshfield, a chorus of couples and host Elisa Ne...
directed by Elisa New, fl. 2018; produced by Leah Reis-Dennis, fl. 2018 and Cathleen O'Connell, fl. 2012, in Poetry in America with Elisa New, Season 2, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 26 mins
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Poetry in America with Elisa New, Season 2, Episode 6, You and I Are Disappearing
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directed by Elisa New, fl. 2018; produced by Leah Reis-Dennis, fl. 2018 and Cathleen O'Connell, fl. 2012, WGBH Boston, in Poetry in America with Elisa New, Season 2, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 26 mins
In the second season of Poetry in America, guests join Elisa New to discuss the poems of Marilyn Chin, Elizabeth Bishop, Marianne Moore, Mark Doty, Yusef Komunyakaa, Stephen Sondheim, William Carlos Williams, and Walt Whitman. Yusef Komunyakaa went to Vietnam as a journalist but came home a poet. John Kerry, Juli...
directed by Elisa New, fl. 2018; produced by Leah Reis-Dennis, fl. 2018 and Cathleen O'Connell, fl. 2012, WGBH Boston, in Poetry in America with Elisa New, Season 2, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 26 mins
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