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Kultur International Films

Works: 2,739 works in 4,609 publications in 6 languages and 182,570 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Biography  Made-for-TV movies  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Cultural television programs 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, prn, Production personnel, Author, Producer
Classifications: M1500.P83, 791.4572
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Most widely held works about Kultur International Films
Most widely held works by Kultur International Films
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's tragedy about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters, while disinheriting his youngest daughter who loves him truly
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

22 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Swan Lake is regarded as one of the greatest works in the art of ballet. The magic of Tchaikovsky's music, embodying the love of Prince Siegfried for the enchanted Swan Queen, has greatly contributed to making this the best-loved of all classical ballets ... Prince Siegfried celebrates his twenty-first birthday; his mother tells him it is time to marry, but he prefers to go hunting. Alone, by a lakeside, he sees a swan who turns to human form. She is an enchanted princess who can be saved only by ture love. He promises this, but is tricked by the wicked magician who disguises his own daughter as the swan-maiden"--Container
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchaikovsky's fantasy-ballet tells the story of the nutcracker who comes to life and the battle between the mouse army and the gingerbread soldiers
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Italian and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true romantic tragedy, and unquestionably the most popular opera of all time. The chemistry between Rolando Villazon and Anna Netrebko as the protagonists, Rodolfo and Mimi, is electric and unrivaled in the theatre today
Voĭna i mir = War and peace by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

23 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in Russian and English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic adaptation of Tolstoy's novel, following the interconnected lives of three Russian aristocratic families, and how Napolean's invasion of 1812 affected them
Mark Twain tonight! by Mark Twain( Visual )

5 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hal Holbrook's landmark one-man show is most startling in the freshness of Twain's stinging commentary on politics, the art of lying, religion, partriotism, slavery and man's notion that he is the Creator's pet
Martha Graham in performance by Martha Graham( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night journey: "Martha Graham's retelling of the legend of Oedipus, danced by Miss Graham as Jocasta, Paul Taylor as Tiresias, and Bertram Ross as Oedipus"--Container
The post-impressionists( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of post-impressionist master Paul Gaugin, featuring expert commentary and location footage
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Multiple languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four short compositions performed by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, with an introduction by Alvin Ailey
The Nutcracker = Shchelkunchik by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Hoffman's fairy tale, "The Nutcracker and the mouse king," the beloved classical ballet takes place one Christmas Eve in a small 19th century Russian town. Marie's brother breaks the doll given to her by her Uncle Drosselmeyer. She falls asleep and has a wonderful dream about the nutcracker's coming to life. The ballet is performed
The pirates of Penzance by W. S Gilbert( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Federic, a 'slave to duty' pirate, and the lowly band of 'orphaned' pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production
For colored girls who have considered suicide/When the rainbow is enuf by Ntozake Shange( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "choreopoem" that portrays the visions and frustrations of six young women who are trying to come to terms with themselves and with being African-American
The post-impressionists by David Manson( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his landscape and still-life paintings, Cezanne developed a revolutionary new approach to color and perspective. His influence on 20th century artists was so great that he is now referred to as the Father of Modern Painting
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in Italian and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic opera which takes place in Cyprus in the late 15th century. Otello, governor of Cyprus, returns victorious from battle with the Turkish fleet. His ensign, Iago, jealous of the promotion Otello has bestowed on Cassio, gets the latter drunk with the help of Rodrigo, a nobleman. The resulting brawl provokes the angry Otello to cancel the promotion of the disgraced Cassio. Through a series of cunning maneuvers, Iago suggests to Otello and seems to prove a liaison between Desdemona, Otello's wife, and Cassio. Recalled to Venice, Otello succumbs to his rage and strangles Desdemona. Iago's wife Emilia protests Desdemona's innocence, and word arrives that the dying Rodrigo has revealed Iago's treachery. Iago escapes and Otello kills himself
Lady day : the many faces of Billie Holiday by Matthew Seig( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features rare TV and movie clips, along with commentary by a group of jazz instrumentalists and singers who knew her well
Cage Cunningham by Elliot Caplan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines archival material and eight years of world tour footage to document the 50 year collaboration between composer John Cage and dancer/choreographer Merce Cunningham
Sleeping beauty by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The spectacular full length version of this classic ballet starring Rudolf Nureyev as Prince Florimund and Veronica Tennant as Princess Aurora ... is introduced in an on-camera appearance by Nureyev, who speaks briefly about the ballet, and gives a capsule outline of the story"--Container
Drawing the line : a portrait of Keith Haring by Elisabeth Aubert( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keith Haring was an artist who graduated from graffiti to being hailed as the successor to Warhol and Lichtenstein. He attempted to break the boundaries between the old and the new, while incorporating social issues into his work. Haring died of AIDS in February, 1990, at the age of 31
The best of Riverdance by John McColgan( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a performance of Irish dance and music, with American, Spanish, and Russian performers as well
Tosca : opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera in three acts about an escaped political prisoner, a prima donna, and the chief of the secret police
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Mark Twain tonight!
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Kultur (Firm)

La BohèmeMark Twain tonight!Alvin Ailey American Dance TheaterOtelloLady day : the many faces of Billie HolidayCage CunninghamSleeping beautyTosca : opera in three acts