THE CIVIL WAR: A Photographic History
This is the introduction to a special Civil War documentary, produced for PARRAGON Books and inspired by the book "The Civil War: A Visual History." The sequence includes a detailed recreation of the Battle of Gettysburg, filmed on location.
The Pantheon docudrama "Operation Valkyrie" is the true story of the assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler, and the coup attempt led by Claus Graf von Stauffenberg. The film was produced by William Schwartz, and written and directed by Jean-Pierre Isbouts. In addition to full dramatizations of the plot, it also features interviews with survivors of the conspiracy. Available at Amazon, Netflix and Blockbuster.com.
WALT: THE MAN BEHIND THE MYTH
The feature-length documentary "Walt: The Man Behind the Myth" was produced by Pantheon Studios for the Walt Disney Family Foundation. The program was distributed by Buena Vista/Disney, and broadcast on ABC in prime time. It is currently airing on CNBC. Available at Amazon, Netflix and at the Walt Disney Family Museum.
THE QUEST FOR PEACE
The Quest for Peace follows three teams of Jewish, Christian and Muslim college students around the world as they probe communities for tolerance, diversity and religious understanding, while trying to seek answers to historical conflicts that have caused tension among the faiths. The film was crowned with numerous awards, including the Gold Aurora, a Bronze CHRIS Award and the prestigious DeRose-Hinkhouse Memorial Award.
MANET IN LOVE
"Manet in Love" captures the love affairs, the intrigue and controversy swirling around the reluctant leader of the French Impressionists, Edouard Manet. Sophisticated and urbane, Manet was an unlikely rebel. And as the film shows, it was only during his love affair with a fellow artist, Berthe Morisot, that he embraced the plein-air light effects and daring color palette of Impressionism with all his heart. A new DVD release of this gorgeous film, including all-new digital transfers, is currently in production.
INSIDE THE COLD WAR With David Frost
INSIDE THE COLD WAR with Sir David Frost tells one of the most important stories of our time -- the extraordinary history of the Cold War between Soviet-sponsored communism and the West.The film features many of Frost's interviews of U.S. Presidents and European leaders, plus never-before-seen footage of Robert Kennedy, who advised his brother, President Kennedy, during early flash points of the Cold War. The film is distributed by Freemantle Associates.