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R.M. Productions (Lafayette, Ind.)

Overview
Works: 27 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 49 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational films  Drama  Internet videos  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PN1997, 938
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Most widely held works by R.M. Productions (Lafayette, Ind.)
The Greeks : a journey in space and time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Greek civilization between 500 BC and the death of Alexander, looking at the achievements of Pericles, Thucydides and Plato, and at how Greek society functioned
Art and revolution-- Mexico by Octavio Paz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nowhere but in Mexico has history been painted as superbly; nowhere else have outspokenly polemical painters, like Rivera and Siqueiros, produced such great art. The art of revolution and the revolution of art seem, in this time and place, to have nurtured one another. Text by Octavio Paz
The Greek beginning( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Greece and the Greeks. Broadly covering the period from the Mycenaean Age in 1300 B.C. to the death of Alexander the Great in 323 B.C., it sets out the principal historical landmarks and presents some of the work of the most important Greek writers, philosophers, historians and politicians of the period
One hundred great paintings( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art critics scrutinize painting masterpieces, analyzing style and composition of each work
The Great Hamlets( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Nunn probes the underlying dynamics of the play, the psychological dynamics, oedipal conflicts and madness of Hamlet, and the political questions of the play. Includes, in the second part, interviews with the greatest interpreters of Hamlet from around the world including Laurence Olivier, Ben Kingsley, and Maximilian Schell. Describes their thoughts about the role, how to play it, and why it is such a great challenge. Includes excerpts from silent film era to modern stage and both traditional and avant-garde productions
Natural mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels to the 13th century to explore medieval superstitions of ancient "naturalists."
The Islamic city( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cairo, Damascus and Sanaa exemplify the Islamic city, centered around the traditional medina, mosques and souks and beset by the modern problems of industrialization and overpopulation. The program also looks at other locations in Yemen, Syria, India and Morocco
A question of learning( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the works of learning theorists Pavlov, Pfungst, Thorndike, Watson, and Skinner
In praise of God( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the theologians and clerics of the 17th and 18th centuries who were among the first to study animal behaviour
The romantics by University of Mary Hardin-Baylor( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flutist James Galway discusses the romantic movement and its effects on the musical audience focusing on Chopin, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Brahms, and Bruckner. Several individual performers and musical groups present examples
Living Together by David Attenborough( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the work of scientists who have long attempted to discover why animals rarely live alone
The Greeks : a journey into space and time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Search for the mind( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the experiments of scientists who have tried to discover if animals cogitate
Signs and signals( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the work of animal communication researchers Von Fritsch, Huxley, Lorenz, Tinbergen, and Cullen
The classical age( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Surveys the accomplishments of the Greek classical age from 500 B.C. to the death of Alexander in 323 B.C., including Greek art, literature, and philosophy, linking the classical age to basic elements of Western civilization
The magic of dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Third in a four-part series that surveys the history of ballet and dance. In Part 3, host Margot Fonteyn looks at some of the pioneers in dance and choreography who have experimented with new styles and new forms
Heroes and men( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the world of the Greek gods and heroes depicted by the classical Greek poetry and tragic dramas. It is a world like ours filled with pain, laughter, hatred, love and choice
The Minds of men( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An examination of the life and teachings of Socrates and his pupil Plato, and of the world of Herodotus, the first Greek historian, and Thucydides, the first to write a thorough and fair account of his own times. Their work exemplifies the vital curiosity of the Greeks about the nature of man and his place in the world around him. Christopher Burstall's conversations with Greek scholar Kenneth Dover are interspersed with photographs of art works, scenes from modern Greece, shots of ancient ruins and dramatized scenes and monologues
The magic of dance, part II( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Second in a six-part series that surveys the history of theatrical dance (non-chronological)
Islamic art by Films for the Humanities (Firm)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Forbidden by Islamic law to represent the human form, Moslem art bursts forth in the characteristic decorative style known as "arabesque". The film discusses the architecture and sculpture of mosques and Koranic schools, the illumination and calligraphy of sacred texts, music, the art of the garden, and the influence of the abstract arabesque on Western art
 
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Alternative Names
RM Productions (Lafayette, Ind.)

Languages
English (24)