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Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft

Overview
Works: 452 works in 656 publications in 6 languages and 8,583 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Nonfiction films  Filmed interviews  Short films  Documentary films  Drama  History  Biography  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997,
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Most widely held works by Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft
More than honey by Markus Imhoof( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in German and held by 712 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 )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with playwright August Wilson. Therein, Wilson describes his role as passing down the practical and spiritual wisdom of the African American community in his writings. He also expounds upon the influence of black traditions like storytelling and blues music in contributing to his plays
Vitus by Fredi M Murer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 575 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
Toni Morrison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 510 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
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 441 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
Gloria Naylor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 431 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
Charles Johnson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 395 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
John Wideman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 350 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
Alice Walker( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 329 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
Alex Haley( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 296 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
In black and white conversations with African American writers by Barbara Christian( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with African American writers
Sauve qui peut (la vie) by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in French and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This looks at the sexual and professional lives of three people: a television producer, his ex-girlfriend, and a prostitute, to create a meditative story about work, relationships, and the notion of freedom
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in French and held by 172 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
Il bacio di Tosca by Daniel Schmid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Italian and held by 118 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
Le chagrin et la pitié : chronique d'une ville française sous l'occupation by Marcel Ophuls( Visual )

12 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 116 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
Photo suisse( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The text presents the twenty-eight photographers pivotal works, while the films focus on the photographers and their working methods
Forbidden voices by Barbara Miller( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Their voices are suppressed, prohibited and censored. But world-famous bloggers Yoani Sánchez, Zeng Jinyan and Farnaz Seifi are not frightened of their dictatorial regimes. These fearless women stand for a new networked generation of modern rebels. In Cuba, China and Iran their blogs shake the foundations of the state information monopoly - putting their lives at great risk. Barbara Miller's film Forbidden Voices accompanies these brave young rebels on their dangerous journey and traces their use of social media like Facebook, YouTube and Twitter to denounce and combat the violations of human rights and freedom of speech in their countries - thereby triggering international resonance by building up enormous political pressure. TIme Magazine counts them among the world's most influential voices. Based on their moving eyewitness reports and clandestine footage, Forbidden Voices pays homage to their courageous battle"--Container
Carl Gustav Jung, artist of the soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of psychologist C. G. Jung drawing from his autobiographical writings and interviews with his daughters and grandson
Defense mechanisms( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines both such natural barriers to attack as the skin, which is the first line of defense, as well as internal defense mechanism like the immune system. Illustrates graphically how disease occurs
 
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Perceval le Gallois
Alternative Names
Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft

Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft

Socièta Svizzera di Radio-Televisione

Societad Svizra da Radio e Televisiun

Société Suisse de Radiodiffusion et Télévision

Languages
English (65)

German (45)

French (14)

Spanish (3)

(1)

Italian (1)

Covers
Photo suisse