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RM Arts (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,166 works in 2,962 publications in 7 languages and 85,099 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Documentary films  Televised operas  Documentary television programs  Drama  Interviews  History 
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 866 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 864 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 )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and English and held by 841 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 710 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 696 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 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pablo Picasso has dominated modern art and changed the way we see things. This program 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
Toni Morrison by Toni Morrison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 581 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 548 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
Dance Theatre of Harlem by Dance Theatre of Harlem( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 544 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 543 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 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The innocent Japanese heroine of the title is deserted by her faithless American husband and finally driven to suicide
Jackson Pollock by Kim Evans( Visual )

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

The American painter Jackson Pollock was a leading figure of the Abstract Expressionist movement. A vigorous innovator, famous for his "drip-and-splash" action paintings, he also became legendary for his drinking bouts and premature death in a car crash. This video film presents a full biographical critique of his achievement
Cezanne : the man and the mountain by Jochen Hans Richter( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the central theme of Cézanne'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 Cézanne 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 445 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
L'Africaine by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vasco da Gama returns to Portugal to mount a new expedition in search of passage beyond Africa. What ensues is a tale of unrequited love, jealousy and hatred that takes place on an island off the coast of Africa
Kandinsky by André S Labarthe( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 372 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
Matisse, voyages by Didier Baussy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 366 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
The Restless eye : Eugéne Delacroix : a film based on his paintings and his journals by Colin Nears( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugène Delacroix is explored using primarily his own journal and illustrated by his works and the scenes he knew. Born just after the French Revolution his work and life are filled with struggle and drama
 
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Alvin Ailey American Dance TheaterWozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenesThe beggar's operaAndy WarholDancingMadama ButterflyJackson PollockMarc ChagallL'Africaine