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Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft

Overview
Works: 506 works in 707 publications in 5 languages and 8,820 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Nonfiction films  Filmed interviews  Documentary films  Short films  Drama  Biography  Internet videos  Educational films  History 
Roles: Producer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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More than honey by Markus Imhoof( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in German and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A global examination of endangered honeybees spanning from California to Switzerland, China and Australia. The film employs the latest in cinematic technology to observe phenomena undetectable by normal eyesight, beautifully portraying the dramatic story of the disappearance of millions of bees in the last decade
August Wilson by August Wilson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playwright August Wilson talks about his roots in the black community, how his plays express the African-American experience, how the African heritage of Black Americans is both expressed and repressed in American society today, and the importance of blues as cultural expression
Vitus by Mu le( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At six, Vitus is both incredibly talented and wonderfully precocious. When it becomes evident that he has an exceptionally high IQ and can play piano like a young Mozart, expectations run high. His parents love him, his grandfather understands him, but no one knows the truth - that his real genius is in his heart
Das Boot ist voll = The boat is full by George Reinhart( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in German and English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of six Jewish refugees who are trying to escape the Nazi Holocaust by seeking asylum in Switzerland, where they severely limit refugees saying "Our boat is full." The group - four Jews, a French child, and a German soldier - seeks temporary refuge with a couple who run a village inn by posing as a family. Yet a single refugee may unwittingly expose the deception - a young boy who speaks only French, alone among a group of adults who speak only German. The fate of the group is in his small hands
Toni Morrison( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with author Toni Morrison. Therein, Morrison reads from her two novels and discusses her views of the contributions made by African Americans to American literature
Alice Walker by Susan Shaw( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with author Alice Walker. Therein, Walker discusses her life, contemporary America, the "womanist" perspective, and reads from her poetry
Gloria Naylor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with author Gloria Naylor. Therein, Naylor discusses the influence of other black women writers on herself, growing up in the South, her early involvement with religion, learning to articulate one's experience, writing in different voices, and writing to explore one's beliefs
John Wideman( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with author John Wideman. Therein, Wideman discusses the dilemma of the committed African American intellectual torn between the urban underclass and a predominantly white, middle-class literary audience
In black and white : conversations with African American writers by Barbara Christian( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with African American writers
Charles Johnson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with author Charles Richard Johnson. Therein, Johnson describes his literary objective: to explore classic, metaphysical questions from East and West against the backdrop of African life and history
Every man for himself = Sauve qui peut (la vie) by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in French and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This parody of modern life revolves around three characters who are all at turning points in their lives-- the country girl who comes to the city to be a prostitute, the city woman who decides to give up her job and pursue an idyllic life in the country, and a television director who is separated from his wife and daughter
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross : facing death by Stefan Haupt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noted psychiatrist Dr. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross devoted her life to the study of death and dying, doing much to de-stigmatize dying and draw attention to the treatment of the terminally ill. During the filming of this documentary she lived in seclusion in the Arizona desert on the verge of the transition she researched so passionately. Conversations with Kübler-Ross form the core of the film as she looks back on her life, describes her childhood and her work and explains how she herself faces aging and impending death. Includes interviews with family and colleagues, as well as extensive archival material. Kübler-Ross passed away on August 24th, 2004
Alex Haley( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of the few in-depth conversations with Alex Haley before his death in 1992, this film is a moving testament to a man who became a symbol of African Americans' determination to endure and excel
Seed warriors : the scientists who are fighting for global food security( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Called both a "Doomsday Vault" and a library of life, the Svalbard Global Seed Vault is a collection of the seeds of thousands of different plant species, held in frozen reserve against the eventuality of ecological disaster or other means of crop extinction. This program spotlights scientists who are working with the Svalbard team to preserve Earth's biodiversity
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
Harry Dean Stanton : partly fiction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mesmerizing, impressionistic portrait of the iconic actor comprised of intimate moments, film clips from some of his 250 films and his own heart-breaking renditions of American folk songs. Stunningly lensed in color and b/w by Seamus McGarvey, the film explores the actor's enigmatic outlook on his life, his unexploited talents as a musician, and includes candid scenes with David Lynch, Wim Wenders, Sam Shepard, Kris Kristofferson and Debbie Harry. The fragile soul of an actor emerges from the poignant collage"--Isotope Films
Toni Morrison( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morrison reads from her two novels, Beloved [and] Jazz and discusses her views of the contributions made to American literature by the experiences of African Americans
Il bacio di Tosca( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in Italian and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the world of the "Casa di Riposa" in Milan, the world's first nursing home for retired opera singers, founded by composer Giuseppe Verdi in 1896. Featuring Giuseppe Manacchini, Leonida Bellon, Salvatore Locapo, Giovanni Erminio Puligheddu, and Sara Scuderi, its inhabitants are singers many of whom had significant careers on the opera stage, re-living and re-enacting their triumphant roles of the glorious past
Yalom's cure by Sabine Gisiger( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and career of psychiatrist Irvin D. Yalom, father of the method known as existential psychotherapy
The Sorrow and the pity by Marcel Ophüls( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in English and French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the occupation of France by the Germans during World War II using reminiscences of individuals and officials involved in the events at the time. Concentrates on the themes of collaboration and resistance
 
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Alternative Names
Direction générale SSR

Direzione generale SSR

GD SRG

Generaldirektion SRG

Idée suisse

Productora SRG SSR idée suisse

Radio Id'ee Suisse Bern

Radio SRG-SSR

Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft

SBC

Schweizerische Radio- und Fernseh-Gesellschaft

Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft

Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft Bern, SRG SSR Idée Suisse

Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft Generaldirektion

Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft Technische Direktion

Sociedad Suiza de Radiodifusion y Television

Socièta Svizzera di Radio-Televisione

Società svizzera di radiotelevisione

Società Svizzera di Radiotelevisione Bern, SRG SSR Idée Suisse

Società svizzera di radiotelevisione Direzione generale

Societad svizra da radio e televisiun

Societad svizra da radio e televisiun Direcziun generala

Societad Svizzera da Radio e Televisiun Bern

Société suisse de radiodiffusion et télévision

Société Suisse de Radiodiffusion et Télévision Bern, SRG SSR Idée Suisse

Société suisse de radiodiffusion et télévision Direction générale

Société suisse de radiodiffusion et télévision Idée suisse

SRG

SRG SSR. Idée suisse

SSR

Swiss Broadcasting Corp

Swiss Broadcasting Corporation

Swiss Radio and Television Co

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English (64)

German (50)

French (14)

Italian (2)

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