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Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH

Overview
Works: 762 works in 1,538 publications in 4 languages and 21,198 library holdings
Genres: Filmed operas  Drama  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  Operas  Music videos  Opera films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Originator, Performer
Classifications: M1500.W13, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 566 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
Le nozze di Figaro : opera buffa in quattro atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Italian and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aftermath of courtship by Count Almaviva to Rosina who had been the ward of Dr. Bartolo. The courtship involved the count in actions supported by the town barber Figaro. Dr. Bartolo and a former servant Marcellina conspire to seek revenge on Figaro
Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Italian and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heart-rending story about a sweet-natured Japanese girl and the caddish American lieutenant who marries then deserts her
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marshallin is romantically involved with young Octavian, but realizes she will have to surrender him to a younger woman. When Baron Ochs von Lerchenau arrives seeking an envoy to Sophie, the young woman he loves, the Marshallin suggests Octavian
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in German and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A much deeper and darker tragedy in the form of this opera, a yearning for death in the guise of homesickness for the "dark land of night from which Tristan's mother sent him forth," determines Tristan's disposition and destiny from the beginning
Rigoletto : opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigoletto, the court jester, plans revenge against his daughter's seducer, the Duke
Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana ; Pagliacci by Pietro Mascagni( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revenant du service militaire, Torrido apprend le mariage de Lola, qu'il aimait. Il se fiance alors avec Santuzza ; mais Lola, jalouse, le reconquiert. Pour se venger d'un tel abandon, Santuzza révèle au mari de sa rivale l'infortune qui l'accable. Les deux hommes s'affrontent dans un duel qui se termine par la mort de Torrido. Santuzza s'écroule, désespérée
Leonard Bernstein : reaching for the note : the definitive look at the man and his music( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A definitive look at the life and career of Leonard Bernstein, using archival footage and interviews
Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in German and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the most acclaimed Wagner productions of the postwar period, this electrifying, revolutionary Bayreuth staging of 'The flying Dutchman" catapulted the German director Harry Kupfer to international fame. Kupfer's psychologically acute production presents the entire story as a hallucination, in which Senta's yearning for the eternally wandering Dutchman sends her into a trance-like state."--Container
Salome by Richard Strauss( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in German and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of Strauss' opera
Die Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in German and French and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Stefan Herheim robs the production of the original plot: Belmonte, a Spanish nobleman, arrives at the palace of Pasha Selim to seek his beloved Konstanze, who has been kidnapped, in order to rescue her from the hands of the Pasha. Instead, he offers a pastiche of the story, where countless Konstanzes interact with countless Belmontes
Tosca : opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Italian and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of love, deception and murder
Pagliacci : a film by Ruggiero Leoncavallo( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in Italian and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling troupe of entertainers, Canio, his wife Nedda, Peppe and Tonio, arrive in the village for an evening performance. Nedda and her lover, Silvio a young lad from the village, plan to leave together that night. Tonio overhears the plot and tells Canio
L'Orfeo : favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in Italian and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monteverdi's reworking of the most popular of all Greek myths, that of Orpheus and Euridice
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in German and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Richard Wagner's opera Der Meistersinger
Leonard Bernstein conducts West Side story by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conducting his musical for the first time 27 years after its Broadway premiere, Leonard Bernstein rehearses and records West Side story
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in German and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance from 1992 of an opera from Wagner's "Der Ring des Nibelungen" cycle
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in German and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish production filmed at the famed Bayreuth Opera House with Peter Schneider conducting the Bayreuth Festival Orchestra. The medieval romance of the Swan Knight, who comes miraculously to the rescue of the falsely accused Elsa of Brabant
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Visual )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in German and English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cycle of four operas of Wagner's poems that are based on Scandinavian, Icelandic and Germanic sagas. The entire cycle was first performed in Bayreuth in 1876
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Italian and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elderly Dr. Bartolo has his eye on the fortune left to his ward Rosina, and jealously guards her with plans to marry her. Young Count Almaviva also intends to marry Rosina, and uses various means to try and get from her a sign of her love for him
 
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Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co., Munich

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Italian (110)

English (27)

French (1)

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