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Froemke, Susan

Overview
Works: 138 works in 315 publications in 3 languages and 9,430 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Documentary television programs  Television programs  Biography  Social problem films  Musical films  Filmed performances  Drama 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author, Other, Performer, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Susan Froemke
 
Most widely held works by Susan Froemke
The Alzheimer's project : momentum in science by John Hoffman( )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents recent breakthroughs in Alzheimer's research, examines what the disease looks like in the human brain, and looks at specific drugs that may help
Grey Gardens by David Maysles( Visual )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the relationship between Edith Bouvier Beale and her grown daughter, Little Edie, once an aspiring actress in New York who left her career to care for her aging mother in their East Hampton home, and never left again. The aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis feed their cats and raccoons and rehash their pasts behind the walls of their decaying mansion, Grey Gardens
Addiction : a 14-part series( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
Escape fire : the fight to rescue American healthcare( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the U.S. healthcare crisis, citing demands for higher profits by the health care industry as the cause. Individuals tell of their experiences with the healthcare system. Health care professionals and other experts offer their opinions on the situation
Addiction : why can't they just stop? : new knowledge, new treatments, new hope( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
Five films about Christo & Jeanne-Claude by Albert Maysles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30 year collaboration between acclaimed filmmakers Albert and David Maysles, and the renowned environmental artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude
The Beatles : the first U.S. visit by Beatles( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day-by-day audio visual account of the group's arrival on U.S. shores. This full-length film takes us on an historic, musical ride back in time. The Ed Sullivan appearances will give audiences of all ages an opportunity to relive a time of glorious, innocent mayhem. Between the thirteen performances, the viewer will join the Beatles in their limos, hotel rooms, and on their trip from New York to Washington, DC to Miami, Florida
Recording The producers : a musical romp with Mel Brooks by Mel Brooks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exclusive musical comedy event showcases the antics of the entire cast and crew including director Susan Stroman, plus stars Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, with Roger Bart, Gary Beach, Cady Huffman and Bras Oscar as they record the cast album with show-stopping hilarity and heart. Includes exclusive candid behind-the-scenes footage, 14 song performances, and much more, all hosted by Mel Brooks
Accent on the offbeat( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1992, Jazz at Lincoln Center and New York City Ballet commissioned the famous jazz musician Wynton Marsalis to compose music for a new ballet by choreographer Peter Martins, Ballet Master in Chief of the NYCB. The film shows the preparation and the perfomance of the ballet
Wagner's dream : [the making of the Metropolitan Opera's new Der Ring des Nibelungen] by Richard Wagner( Visual )

17 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Takes you deep into the artistic and musical challenges of the epic Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner. Visionary director Robert Lepage begins a five-year journey to create the most ambitious staging in Metropolitan Opera history, featuring a 90,000-pound set ("The Machine") conceived to meet Wagner's immense theatrical demands. The film follows heroic singers from rehearsals to performance as they take on many of the most daunting roles in opera"--Container
Vladimir Horowitz : the last romantic( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a few years rest and some at-home unofficial rehabilitation Horowitz was ready to begin performing again. Horowitz recorded the material on this production in his own living room. We see a rejuvinated, different Horowitz, somone in much more control than in the 1982 and 1983 recitals. The only thing lacking in Horowitz's performance from this point on was preparation, Horowitz admittedly did not practice very much and it shows
Addiction by James Franco( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experts discuss drug and alcohol addiction and explain how addiction is a treatable brain disease
The Beatles : the first U.S. visit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day-by-day audio visual account of the group's first U.S. tour, including the Ed Sullivan appearances
Grey gardens( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Big and Little Edie Beale: mother and daughter, high-society dropouts, and reclusive cousins of Jackie Onassis. The two manage to thrive together amid the decay and disorder of their East Hampton, New York, mansion, making for an eerily ramshackle echo of the American Camelot. An impossibly intimate portrait, this 1976 documentary by Albert and David Maysles, codirected by Ellen Hovde and Muffie Meyer, quickly became a cult classic and established Little Edie as a fashion icon and philosopher queen
Letting go : a hospice journey by Susan Froemke( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how hospice can provide an opportunity to find comfort, companionship, and peace before death for terminally ill patients and their families. The program sheds light on the decision-making process of the doctors, nurses, chaplains, social workers, and volunteers involved in the hospice
LaLee's kin : the legacy of cotton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[This film] follows three generations of African Americans from Mississippi as they battle extreme poverty and illiteracy. Living in a trailer without running water or lights, matriarch LaLee Wallace watches her grandchildren struggle in school, paralleling the efforts of the West Tallahatchie School System to raise standards, attract qualified teachers, and find supplies, or risk takeover by the state. These intertwined stories are a sober exploration of the painful legacy of slavery and sharecropping in America's Mississippi Delta."--Container
The audition( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary film about the 2007 National Council Auditions grand finalists, Jamie Barton, Kiera Duffy, Michael Fabiano, Disella Larusdottir, Ryan McKinny, Angela Meade, Nicholas Pallesen, Matthew Plenk, Alek Shrader, Ryan Smith, and Amber L. Wagner. Looks at the pressures these young opera singers face as they struggle to succeed in one of the most difficult professions in the performing arts. This behind the curtain look at the Metropolitan Opera's National Council Auditions shows how each singer goes about preparing and how the auditions are run and judged
Concert of wills : making the Getty Center( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces the building of the Getty Center, one of the most ambitious cultural undertakings of the twentieth century
Der Ring des Nibelungen ; and, "Wagner's dream" : the making of the Ring by Richard Wagner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wagner's dream: "Wagner's dream takes you deep into the artistic and musical challenges of the epic Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner. Visionary director Robert Lepage begins a five-year journey to create the most ambitious staging in Metropolitan Opera history, featuring a 90,000-pound set ("The Machine") conceived to meet Wagner's immense theatrical demands. The film follows heroic singers from rehearsals to performance as they take on many of the most daunting roles in opera. Soprano Deborah Voigt is torn between excitement and fear as she prepares to play the warrior goddess Brünnhilde, while unexpected drama arises as a new tenor, Jay Hunter Morris, steps in as the Ring's hero, Siegfried - days before the production's world premiere. An intimate look at the challenges of live theater and the risks that must be take, the film chronicles the tremendous creativity and unflagging determination behind this daring attempt to realize Wagner's dream of a perfect Ring."--Container
Christo in Paris : a film by David Maysles( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of his wife Jeanne-Claude, Christo wraps the Pont-Neuf in Paris
 
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The Alzheimer's project : momentum in science
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Grey GardensAddiction : why can't they just stop? : new knowledge, new treatments, new hopeConcert of wills : making the Getty Center
Alternative Names
Froemke Susan

Frömke, Susan

Languages
English (127)

German (5)

French (4)