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Folmsbee, Jeff

Overview
Works: 31 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 48 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Documentary films  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Children's films  Interviews  Biographical films  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: HV7419, 780.902
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeff Folmsbee
EGG : the arts show( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Show about people making art across America
Luggage of the gods( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prehistoric comedy
Whitewater canoe expedition in Ontario, Parts 1 & 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides helpful information about the supplies and equipment necessary for a two week canoe expedition. Includes a behind-the-scenes look at how this episode was made
The collector : an investigation of the brilliant, passionate, and sometimes difficult personality behind the Barnes collection by Marcus Dunstan( Visual )

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

The HBO documentary follows Dr. Albert C. Barnes from his humble Philadelphia beginnings to his breakthrough medical discovery, and onto his whirlwind collection of art and the formation of his legendary educational foundation. Narrated by John Lithgow, this film explores the reasons behind Barnes's "experiment in education", his progressive beliefs as an industrialist and educator, and the radical introduction of modern art to his American audience. Discover the many ways in which the personality of Dr. Barnes continues to shape the mission and philosophy of the Barnes foundation, and encounter a collection unlike any other
Bill Irwin : clown prince( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the career of clown, actor, playwright and director Bill Irwin. Features excerpts from his work, including stage pieces Largely New York, The regard of flight, Fool moon, The Harlequin studies, and Mr. Fox: a rumination. The clown tradition is examined, along with the influence of silent comedy on Irwin's work. Also includes interviews with Irwin himself as well as friends, colleagues and observers
Whitewater canoe expedition in Ontario( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Viehman continues his trek down an Ontario river in a canoe. Contains a behind-the-scenes look at how this episode was made
Whitewater canoe expedition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides helpful information about the supplies and equipment necessary for a two week canoe expedition. Includes a behind-the-scenes look at how this episode was made
Broadway '98 : launching the Tony Awards( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music in the twelfth century( Visual )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of musical forms during the twelfth century and the relation of music to the important historical events of the time. Explains the transition from plainchant to polyphony. Suggested audience: senior secondary, tertiary, special groups
City Arts. Fresh Tracks( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on Dance Theater Workshop's Fresh Tracks concert series, with an inside look at its audition process. David R. White, executive director and producer of Dance Theater Workshop, discusses the purpose of the series and the qualities of the works sought for presentation. Jody Oberfelder, Melissa Wynn, Jane Weiner and others discuss the auditions from the choreographers' point of view, while panelists Ellis Wood and Leigh Secrest describe what they are seeking from auditioners. The program includes many brief excerpts from works presented in the auditions, among them Oberfelder's Rock me mama
The first ten awards : Tonys 2002( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opening segment of the 56 Annual Tony Awards ceremony, in which awards for choregraphy, scenic and costume design, original score, etc. are presented
Egg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The symbolic, abstract, and commercial value assigned to currency is explored in a look at the artist J.S.G. Boggs, whose work involves the replication of money, which he attempts to use in commercial transactions. Artist Barbara Kruger's juxtaposition of 'found' advertising graphics and photos with her own slogans challenges advertisers' underlying intentions. Playwright Arthur Miller examines power and how it is used, abused, and lost, in plays such as The crucible, Death of a salesman, and The price, each of which is briefly excerpted
Body language( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Features the language of hula dancing, the dance works of Ron Brown, and the Miami City Ballet's preservation of Ballanchine's ouevre
City Arts 515 : opus 77( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Taking the vow looks at the Juilliard School in New York City
The first ten awards : Tonys 2001( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opening segment of the 55th Annual Tony Awards ceremony, in which awards for choreography, scenic and costume design, original score, direction, and several others are presented
Made in the U.S.A. by Solveig Anspach( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A celebration of home-grown American artists, from Manhattan's Outsider Art Fair to the State Fair Crop Art Competition in Minnesota, a kitchen in San Antonio where high school teacher Ralph Howell creates pinhole cameras, and an open pasture in North Carolina where Vollis Simpson places wind-powered "whirligigs."
Experiments in theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Profiles some of the daring individuals who are challenging and changing our notions of theater, while creating vital theatre experiences for their audiences
Broadway '97 : launching the Tony Awards( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opening segment of the 51st Annual Tony Awards ceremony, in which awards for choreography, scenic and costume design, orchestration, and several others are presented
City Arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The first segment, Oddballs and pratfalls, reports on an evening of dance and performance art to be presented by Dance Theater Workshop at New York City's Town Hall. Beverly Blossom, David Dorfman and Dan Froot, and Instant Girl appear in interviews and excerpts from the pieces they will perform: Blossom's Dad's ties; Dorfman and Froot's Bull, and other segments from Live sax acts; and Instant Girl's Tango and School dance. The second segment, Garden in stone, reports on the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum in Long Island City and the Japanese garden at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Brief listings of current cultural events follow. The next segment reports on the artist Gene Pool and a show of artworks he organized to be displayed in the Crest Hardware Store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The final segment reports on Mary Cleere Haran's cabaret program celebrating the lyrics of Lorenz Hart
Flight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Features John Schabel's photographs of airline passengers; a trip to the Rose Center for Earth and Space in New York City, where visitors can take a virtual ride through the universe; and a performance of "I'll fly away" by gospel singer Ethel Caffie Austin
 
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Languages
English (27)