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Perseverance to hold workshop weekend

...Christopher. Joel Bennett is a local filmmaker whose works include "Admiralty Island Fortress of the Bear" and the History Channel's "Tougher in Alaska." Sunday, July 20: "Our Voices Will Be Heard" by Vera Starbard, 2 p.m., Egan Lecture...
Review: 'Blackfish' explores the lives of orcas in captivity

...The director, who has made documentaries for ESPN, National Geographic, Animal Planet, and the Discovery and History channels, said it took two years to make the film. She procured footage from local and national newscasts, people's personal...
'Tundra' creator branches out with graphic novel

...The moose-ataur will be created by taxidermist Russell Knight, owner of Knight's Taxidermy and star of the History Channel's reality TV show "Mounted in Alaska." The town of Gangrene Gulch is patterned after Talkeetna and places in...
Skagway: Film to be shot on stampeders' route

"The Quest for Gold," the third in a series of historic reenactments for Canada's History Channel, will be shot this summer on the historic route from Dyea to Dawson. On June 5, five Canadians started hauling a total of 3...
Save the wharf

...aviation since. There are multiple groups in the country that help with the preservation of historical sites. The History Channel is pushing the "Save Our History" campaign right now. Why not sell the wharf to the city for a reasonable price...
DVDs from the real world

...90s with the surviving musicians. "Da Vinci and the Code he Lived By" No secret societies here: instead, this History Channel film explores Leonardo Da Vinci's life, including his quest for legitimacy, the support he enjoyed from the Borgia...
Alaska increasing draw for TV, film productions

...draw, said Phil Segal, president of Original Productions. The Burbank, Calif.-based company also produces the History channel's "Ice Road Truckers," a popular reality show about Far North truck drivers. "Deadliest Catch, a documentary...
My Turn: Choose sides in war on terror

...In fact most of us today rely upon black-and-white documentaries to inform us of past historical events. The History Channel has kept up with technology and style to compete with Hollywood but how many theater seats can you fill with the War...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...24-hour schedule of ``how to do it'' programming. The Discovery Channel is great, as is A&E Channel and the History Channel. I get a little tired of watching that darned Bob Villa popping up all over the place. Most men I know detest that...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...TV show looks at Begich crash History Channel discusses new theory on disappearance...THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Tonight, the History Channel re-examines one of the state's...planes and ships disappear," the History Channel's program description states...


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