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RM Arts (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,161 works in 2,853 publications in 6 languages and 82,920 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Televised operas  Drama  Filmed operas  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Television adaptations 
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)
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Ana Vivas( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 862 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 )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and English and held by 850 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
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 828 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
The beggar's opera by John Christopher Pepusch( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballad opera set among London's criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Opera's production of Puccini's bittersweet tale of high-spirited bohemians and doomed love
Toni Morrison by Toni Morrison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 620 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
Picasso by Pablo Picasso( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 605 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
Andy Warhol by Kim Evans( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 568 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 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dazzling performances by the influential and creative all-black ballet company
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
Madame 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 530 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 498 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 464 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 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zubin Mehta conducts Aida, Verdi's most spectacular and over-the-top opera, in a new production from the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Starring Marco Berti, Luciana D'Intino and Hui He. Verdi's Aida is one of the most popular operas of all time. It premiered at the Cairo Opera House on Christmas Eve, 1871, and was an immediate commercial success. The plot of Aida is filled with political intrigue, love, betrayal, passion, and vengeance, and has captivated audiences for generations. What piqued general curiosity about this new production of Aida was undoubtedly the operatic debut of Ferzan Ozpetek, a Turkish auteur who, after settling in Italy as a student, has become one of the most prominent directors of Italian cinema in the last decade, directing acclaimed films as "La finestra di fronte" (Facing Windows) and "Mine Vaganti" (Loose Cannons)
Kandinsky : a film by André S Labarthe( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 397 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 387 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
Abstract expressionism and pop art of the '50s and '60s( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 363 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 360 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
 
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R.M. Arts

R.M. Arts (Firm)

Reiner Moritz Associates

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Wozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenesAlvin Ailey American Dance TheaterThe beggar's operaAndy WarholDancingMadame ButterflyJackson PollockMarc ChagallAida