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NHK Entāpuraizu

Overview
Works: 1,103 works in 1,358 publications in 2 languages and 14,747 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Drama  Televised performances  Filmed performances  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Children's films  History 
Roles: prn, Producer, Production personnel, Other
Classifications: PN1997, E
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Most widely held works by NHK Entāpuraizu
Company : a musical comedy by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Company is a funny, sophisticated exploration of love and commitment as seen through the eyes of a charming perpetual bachelor questioning his single state and his enthusiastically married, slightly envious friends"--The container
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The classic tale of romance and tragedy tells the touching story of the big-nosed poet and philosopher Cyrano (Kline) who feeds the handsome but empty-headed Christian (Sunjata) the honeyed words to win the love of the beautiful Roxanne (Garner)."--Container
The princess and the goblin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a peaceful kingdom is menaced by an army of monstrous goblins, a brave and beautiful princess joins forces with a resourceful peasant boy to rescue the noble king and all his people
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desdemona defies her father to marry the Moor of Venice, the mighty warrior, Othello. But Othello's old lieutenant, Iago, doesn't like Othello, and is determined to bring about the downfall of Othello's new favorite, Cassio, and destroy Othello in the process, by casting aspersions on Othello's new bride
Legacy : the origins of civilization by Michael Wood( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six part series on three videodiscs explores the influence on ancient culture on our lives today. Host, Michael Wood visits the ancient cities and great ports of India and China, the deserts of Egypt and Iraq, the Mexico of the Inca, Aztec and Mayan peoples, the Greek and Roman monuments of Europe and the jungles of Central America searching for the living legacies of these once great civilizations. The series traces how the institutions that arose with urban civilization 5,000 years ago, such as organized religion, bureaucratic government and international trade are still affecting the political and cultural mindset of many parts of the world today
Beneath the Mushroom Cloud( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program illustrates what truly happened under the mushroom cloud at Hiroshima in 1945. The latest technology restores the scenes captured on the only remaining five photographs that were taken at locations close to the epicenter on the day of the atomic bombing. The still images are brought to life with color and motion with the words and surveys of the survivors in the photographs, which tells the facts discovered after 70 years for the first time. New information reveals how the victims acted after the blast and about the intense heat which also affected the people together with the blast and radiation
Yayoi Kusama : the Polka Dot Princess( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yayoi Kusama, 83, is a self-proclaimed genius who wears signature red polka-dot clothes and is one of few Japanese artists who have achieved worldwide celebrity. In 2012 the Tate Modern in London mounted a major retrospective, the first time such treatment has ever been accorded an Asian artist. Simultaneously, Kusama's collaborated with a top fashion brands to sell products bearing her polka-dot designs. Kusama herself may trigger cascades of camera flashes when she goes out, but her home for the past four decades has been a psychiatric hospital. While struggling with illness she has managed to pursue her creative life seriously and energetically. This program gives us a fascinating peek into her complex, productive lifestyle
Legacy : the origins of civilization( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six part series explores the influence on ancient culture on our lives today. Host Michael Wood visits the ancient cities and great ports of India and China, the deserts of Egypt and Iraq, the Mexico of the Inca, Aztec and Mayan peoples, the Greek and Roman monuments of Europe and the jungles of Central America searching for the living legacies of these once great civilizations. The series traces how the institutions that arose with urban civilization 5,000 years ago, such as organized religion, bureaucratic government and international trade are still affecting the political and cultural mindset of many parts of the world today
In Love with the Samurai Sword( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samurai swords have served as lethal weapons but also as objects of sacred beauty in Japan. Priced as high as
To End Honor Killing( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2014 Malala Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work in women's rights and education. In parts of her native Pakistan, women who marry without family approval, or who have sexual relations outside marriage, are considered to have tarnished their family's honor. Their father or other relatives may then undertake the "honor killing" of those women. In 2014 there were more than 900 such victims. We meet a survivor, Kainat Soomro, who was invited to the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony by Malala. Raped at age thirteen, she and her family suffered a further eight years of intimidation and violence when the family refused to kill her. We also meet Saba Maqsood, who got married against her uncle's wish and was shot by her father. She survived and resumed life with her husband, but still fears for her life, though hopes to give her children a brighter future
Seeking Quality of Death( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do you want to die? Japan has become a "super-aged society." Today, longer life has been achieved and dying of old age continues to rise, as many illnesses are now curable due to advances in medical care. This fact is a result of increasing numbers of people hoping to end their lives naturally without suffering, by bypassing available medical care for prolonging life such as the IV or gastrostomy. Roka Home, a nursing home in Tokyo focuses on how the elderly can die naturally and peacefully. Over a period of 6 months, cameras recorded the final days of the residents in the care of doctors and family. Also covering research institutions in U.S. and Europe, this program looks at the mechanism of natural death from old age based upon recent scientific findings
Tadao Ando : Samurai Architect( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tadao Ando is a world-renowned architect and the recipient of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, the profession's highest honor. He has captivated people around the globe with elegant concrete designs that reflect the Zen principle of simplicity. In sharp contrast to Ando's refined minimalist creations, the 73 year-old former boxer and self-taught architect has an aggressive personality, a sharp tongue and a unique sense of humor. These seemingly contradictory traits add to his appeal, and when combined with his disciplined work ethic and his keen aesthetic sense, they help to explain why he has been called the "Samurai Architect." This documentary follows Ando over a period of one year and unveils his creative process. A definitive portrait of the man known as the Samurai Architect
Kyoto Imperial Palace( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once the center of Japan's power, Kyoto Imperial Palace was home to the country's emperors until 1869. This video explains its history, hidden treasures, seasonal beauty, and preservation techniques
Issey Miyake( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A piece of cloth folded like origami transforms into a three-dimensional designer outfit when spread out. Master fashion designer Issey Miyake has been taking the fashion world by storm for decades with innovative creations that have redefined the Western concept of clothing. Miyake, now in his 70's, is filled with more ideas than ever before. This documentary closely follows Miyake in the creative process of a new series of "origami-like" designs based on his concept of "A Piece of Cloth". Miyake and his young staff members are relentless in the pursuit of the designs that are beautiful when folded flat, and are attractive when worn dynamically. Witness the passion, ambition and creative struggles of Miyake and his team, beginning with the planning right thru to the completion of his new collection
Disaster Big Data : Preparing Tokyo Residents for the Worst( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A huge amount of data from the aftermath of the Great East Japan Earthquake is now stored in the "cloud" and the movement to make use of this data is accelerating. Data from cell phones, tweets, and navigation systems has revealed the confusion and actions of people on the edge of panic. In an era of unprecedented disasters, this program examines how this data can be used to prevent chaos when an earthquake strikes
Semiramide by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in Italian and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semiramide, Queen of Babylon, and her lover murder the King. She later falls in love with a man who turns out to be her son Arsace. She receives a mortal blow that Arsace intends for her lover
Medical Revolution : the Gut Microbiome( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 100 trillion microbes living inside our intestines, known as "intestinal flora," could hold the key to treating multiple illnesses including cancer, diabetes, allergies and even depression and autism. Around the world, researchers are competing to develop cutting-edge treatment that control our intestinal flora. Discover the incredible bacterial world that exists in your intestines
Halting Dementia : Medical Revolution( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The global population is aging and the number of people with dementia is shockingly on the rise. Leading research reveals that dementia, which was considered impossible to treat after onset, can be managed using unconventional approaches. This includes using drugs for diabetes and high blood pressure and providing nursing care that focuses on training areas of the brain that are still functioning. This episode shares cutting-edge research that can help shed light on how we can live the final stage of our lives healthy and happily
Curing Allergies : Medical Revolution( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half century ago, the number of people with allergies suddenly began to rise. Currently, one out of three people in developed countries has an allergy. Researchers now know that increasing the number of regulatory T cells can possibly cure allergies. Treatment methods are switching from avoiding eating and touching allergens, to actively ingesting them. This episode will take a look at the latest treatments and research, including a study on the Amish, who have surprisingly low rates of allergies
Preventing Dementia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How can dementia be prevented? While research on dementia prevention is making significant progress, Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), a pre-dementia phase, has been receiving attention as key point towards preventive methods. Recent research has discovered that the development of dementia can be stopped and prevented if measures are taken at the MCI phase. Early detection of MCI is vital, and interestingly, one key to finding out is "how you walk". This program introduces the various latest dementia prevention measures and provides the most up-to-date medication information
 
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Alternative Names

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Enueichikei Entapuraizu

NHK Entapuraizu

NHK Enterprises

NHK Enterprises, Inc.

NHK エンタープライズ.

NHK エンタープラズ

NHK エンタ一プライズ

NHKエンタープライズ

NHKエンタープライズ (05年)

NHK企业

NHK企業股份有限公司

Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai. Entāpuraizu

Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai. Enterprises

エヌエイチケイ エンタープライズ

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