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RM Arts (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,166 works in 2,952 publications in 7 languages and 84,817 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Televised operas  Biographical films  Documentary films  Drama  Documentary television programs  Television adaptations  Filmed operas 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, prn, Distributor, Licensee, Originator, Publisher
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
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Most widely held works by RM Arts (Firm)
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Ana Vivas( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Frida Kahlo's work, her interest in politics and her tempestuous relationship with husband Diego Rivera, leader of the Mexican muralist movement
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 865 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
Wozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenes by Alban Berg( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expresionist movement. Wozzeck is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands
The beggar's opera by John Gay( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballad opera set among London's criminal classes of the 1700's
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's bittersweet tale of high-spirited bohemians and doomed love
Picasso by Pablo Picasso( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pablo Picasso was a legend whose paintings almost everyone can visualize today. The film works through the artworks of Picasso in chronological order and discusses the forces that inspired them, whether in the personal life of the artist or the wider world
Toni Morrison by Toni Morrison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toni Morrison discusses slavery and its legacy and the difficulties of writing about the painful subjects that occur in her novel Beloved
Andy Warhol by Kim Evans( Visual )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profile of Andy Warhol's life and work since his death in February 1987 examines a career that spanned painting, film, publishing, rock music and television
Dance Theatre of Harlem by Dance Theatre of Harlem( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dance Theatre of Harlem presents a studio production of four of its most popular works
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorin Maazel conducts at La Scala. Starring Giorgio Zancanaro, Hak Nam Kim and Yasuko Hayashi
Jackson Pollock by Kim Evans( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines archival footage of Jackson Pollock's life and work with reminiscences from his contemporaries, and explores the truth and legends surrounding this controversial painter
Cezanne : the man and the mountain by Jochen Hans Richter( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the central theme of Cezanne's painting: his fascination with nature and his love-hate relationship with his birthplace, Aix-en-Provence, most specifically the nearby mountain, Sainte Victoire, which he painted repeatedly throughout his life. Recognizes Cezanne as the "father of modern painting."
Marc Chagall by Marc Chagall( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film portrait, made shortly before the death of Chagall in 1985, takes the viewer on a journey through time and place on the trail of this enigmatic artist. Eventually to become the grand old man of French painting, Chagall began life in a Jewish ghetto in Russia. He escaped the restrictions of his background and moved to Paris, where he rubbed shoulders with artists such as Matisse, Leger and Dufy. There he began to create the floating surrealistic style which has remained his hallmark
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aida, who dies with him
Kandinsky by André S Labarthe( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paintings at a major retrospective at the Paris Centre Pompidou highlight the work of Kandinsky, who painted the first totally abstract painting
Abstract expressionism and pop art of the '50s and '60s( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Abstract Expressionism was born from a joining of attitudes in American art and European avant-garde art, but was later rejected for its nonfigurative and seemingly egocentric character in favor of the ultra-objective phenomenon known as Pop Art. This program examines: Franz Kline's 'C & O' (1958), from the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC; Helen Frankenthaler's 'Mountains and Sea' (1952), from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Willem de Kooning's 'Morning: The Springs' (1983), from the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Jasper Johns' 'Flag' (1954), from the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Andy Warhol's 'The Texan: Portrait of Robert Rauschenberg' (1963), from the Wallraf-Richartz Museum and Museum Ludwig, Cologne; Roy Lichtenstein's 'Girl with Hair Ribbon' (1965), from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
L'Africaine by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked on the African coast, de Gama returns to Portugal with two captives and falls in love with one of them, a beautiful East Indian queen. However, the relationship is threatened by the re-emergence of de Gama's former love, when a new expedition launched by the explorer's rival is shipwrecked
Matisse, voyages by Didier Baussy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the development of his greatest works from his early canvases, to his involvement with the Fauvist movement, through his later pieces
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Italian and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian soldier falls in love with his Ethiopian captive
 
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R.M. Arts

R.M. Arts (Firm)

Reiner Moritz Associates

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Alvin Ailey American Dance TheaterWozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenesThe beggar's operaAndy WarholDancingMadama ButterflyJackson PollockMarc Chagall