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RM Arts (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,195 works in 2,886 publications in 6 languages and 83,174 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Televised operas  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Drama  Documentary films  Television adaptations  History  Filmed operas 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, prn, Licensee, Distributor, Originator, Publisher
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
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Most widely held works by RM Arts (Firm)
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 863 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
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Eila Hershon( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 843 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
Wozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenes by Alban Berg( Visual )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story encompassing 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 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballad opera set among London's 18th century criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places. Created specially for television, this Beggar's Opera captures the characters of London low-life thrived on thieving, lechery and deceit. The music for this production has been arranged from the eighteenth-century folksongs of the original (selected by Johann Christoph Pepusch) by baroque specialists Jeremy Barlow and John Eliot Gardiner, who conducts The English Baroque Soloists, performing on authentic period instruments
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's bittersweet tale of high-spirited bohemians and the doomed love between Rodolfo, the idealistic poet and Mimi, the consumptive flower-maker
Toni Morrison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 606 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 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warhol rose to fame with his Campbell's soup cans, and silk-screen duplicated Marilyn to become a Pop Art icon. His blond wig and eccentric lifestyle, along with the wild goings-on at his legendary 'Factory' became his trademarks. To some he was a genius, and to others a shallow, undistinguished imitator. Includes picture gallery, and trailer
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
Dance Theatre of Harlem by Dance Theatre of Harlem( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dance Theatre of Harlem presents a studio production of four of its most popular works
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 541 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 518 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 )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 486 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."
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 431 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
Picasso by Didier Baussy( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains works Picasso felt to be his own personal legacy to the world, filmed both in the vaults of the Palais de Tokyo and during the hanging of the new collection in the Musee Picasso
Kandinsky : a film by André S Labarthe( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Wassily Kandinsky
Matisse, voyages by Didier Baussy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights Matisse's greatest works from his early canvasses to his involvement with the Fauvist movement, through his later works. Especially explores his use of color, letting it control all other components of painting - transforming the ordinary image into a work of art
Abstract expressionism and pop art of the '50s and '60s( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 368 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
Francis Bacon by David Hinton( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program follows [Francis Bacon, widely regarded as the greatest British painter of the twentieth century,] from his studio, where he starts work every day at dawn, to his favorite drinking club, and gambling joint in Soho and explores how his way of life affects his vision of the world."--Container
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Italian and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian soldier falls in love with his Ethiopian captive
Bauhaus : the face of the 20th century by Frank Whitford( Visual )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the development of the Bauhaus and at the key figures involved in it, including the founder Walter Gropius, his successor Mies van der Rohe, Lásló Moholy-Nagy and Josef Albers. The program also sets the history of the Bauhaus in the context of the political unrest and economic chaos of the Weimar Republic in Germany. Former students discuss their time at the Bauhaus and architect Philip Johnson tells how it influenced his work. Contains rare archival footage of the Bauhaus at Dessau and looks at the architecture of Chicago, much influenced by Mies van der Rohe, who emmigrated there after the Bauhaus was shut by the Nazis in 1933
 
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R.M. Arts

R.M. Arts (Firm)

Reiner Moritz Associates

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Frida Kahlo (1910-1954)Wozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenesThe beggar's operaAndy WarholDancingMadama ButterflyJackson PollockAidaBauhaus : the face of the 20th century