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R.M. Productions (Lafayette, Ind.)

Overview
Works: 33 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 52 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Internet videos  Educational films  Documentary films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ind.) R.M. Productions (Lafayette
The Greeks : a journey in space and time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 6 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 6 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. For in Latin America, art and literature are the shared possessions of all social and educational levels"--Container
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
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, 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. Burstall's conversations with Greek scholar Kenneth Dover are interspersed with photographs of ancient Greek sculpture, artifacts and ruins of ancient buildings
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 William Walsh( Visual )

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

Alliances are tested when seven college pals reunite to watch two of their own say 'I do' at a seaside wedding. But the maid of honor and the groom share a passionate history, and the bride isn't the only one who's wondering if it's all in the past, proving that nothing complicates friendship like love. Included is a featurette
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
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
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
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
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
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."
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
Pink Floyd at Pompeii( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shot live in the ancient ruins of a Pompeiian amphitheater and recorded in stereo, this thrilling performance includes scenes of the group recording their phenomenally successful album, The Dark Side of the Moon
Everything I never had( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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
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, between 500 B.C. and the death of Alexander, including discussions of Thucydides, Plato, and Pericles. Burstall's conversations with Greek scholar Kenneth Dover are interspersed with scenes from Greek drama and photographs of ancient ruins, artifacts, and sculptures
The magic of dance( 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)
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( 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
 
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Alternative Names
RM Productions (Lafayette, Ind.)

Languages
English (24)