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Kultur International Films

Overview
Works: 2,713 works in 4,542 publications in 6 languages and 182,754 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  Children's films  Animated films  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Televised operas  Documentary films 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, prn, Production personnel, Author, Producer
Classifications: M1500.P83, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Kultur International Films
 
Most widely held works by Kultur International Films
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

The chief attraction of this 1968 adaptation is Rudolf Nureyev, who had defected to the West in 1961. This is his adaptation of the work, and the dancing is very classical, the costumes sumptuous, and the orchestra sparkling. The production made ballerina Merle Park a star. At a Christmas party, Clara is presented with the elegant Nutcracker prince by her doting godfather, Herr Drosselmeyer. The Nutcracker is broken and Clara is devastated. That night, Clara dreams about the Nutcracker prince: he comes to life, fights off a Rat King and his minions, and takes her to his kingdom
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Italian and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an ill-fated love affair between an idealistic poet and a comsumptive flower-maker
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,064 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
Voĭna i mir = War and peace by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in Russian and English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painstakingly detailed adaptation of the Tolstoy novel of the Napoleonic invasion of Russia
Mark Twain tonight! by Mark Twain( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in English and held by 892 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 859 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan, and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge, they uncover a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty
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

In this two-part program, members of Ailey's dance company celebrate his memory by performing three works choreographed by Ailey himself, as well as a special ballet tribute choreographed by Ulysses Dove
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 601 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 Black
The pirates of Penzance by W. S Gilbert( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 600 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
The post-impressionists by David Manson( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of van Gogh, featuring expert commentary and location footage
Sleeping Beauty by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 587 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
Lady day : the many faces of Billie Holiday by Matthew Seig( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sparkling documentary features rare TV and movie clips, along with commentary by a stellar 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 559 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
Drawing the line : a portrait of Keith Haring by Elisabeth Aubert( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 558 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 )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a performance of Irish dance and music, with American, Spanish, and Russian performers as well
The post-impressionists( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of post-impressionist master Paul Gaugin, featuring expert commentary and location footage
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

Tosca is set in Rome at the end of the 18th century. Love and jealousy drive the story to its inevitable, tragic end. Tosca, an actress, kills her tormentor, Scarpia, and rushes to save her lover, Mario. All goes awry and Mario is executed. Tosca, in an act of defiance, then throws herself from the roof of Castel Sant'Angelo to her death
The face : Jesus in art( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trace the different ways in which Jesus has been represented in art by people throughout history and around the world from the early 3rd century to the present
 
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Swan lakeMark Twain tonight!Alvin Ailey American Dance TheaterSleeping BeautyLady day : the many faces of Billie HolidayCage CunninghamTosca : opera in three acts