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Reiner Moritz Associates

Works: 514 works in 1,152 publications in 5 languages and 25,289 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Internet videos  Filmed operas  Educational films  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  History  Film adaptations  Documentary films 
Roles: Publisher, Producer, Production personnel, fds, prn, Licensee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Reiner Moritz Associates
Triumph of the nerds by Robert X Cringely( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the pioneering years of the PC revolution during the mid-1970's in Silicon Valley (1st work). Explains how the PC industry came of age in the 1980's. Interviews Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft (2nd work). Looks at changes in the PC industry during the 1990's and their impact on the future. Discusses the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the Internet (3rd work)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two modern dance performances by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Judith Jamison's Divining, a piece, set to rhythmic drum music, evoking African tribal ritual; and Alvin Ailey's Revelations, which expresses the choreographer's feelings for his roots in the South
Jackson Pollock by Kim Evans( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 448 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
Dante, the Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radical, new visual techniques are used to bring Dante's Inferno to the screen. The film illustrates and complements Dante's text, re-creating a 600 year-old work as a late twentieth century post-modern masterpiece
Abstract expressionism and pop art of the '50s and '60s( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 354 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
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blanche Dubois visits her sister and her husband Stanley, and he immediately dislikes her. Friction builds between the two of them when they are left in the apartment together
Fanfare for America : the composer Aaron Copland( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impressed with how European music could have a "German sound," a "French sound," and so on, Aaron Copland returned from his years in Paris to New York City, intent on capturing the essence of the "American sound. This documentary presents an artful blending of the life and music of one of America's great modern composers. The many milestones in Copland's long career are discussed by his biographer, Howard Pollock, while stirring images of Copland's native city are set to selections of his music as performed by the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra. FRSO conductor Hugh Wolff provides astute commentary. Many interviews with Copland are included, along with a historic recording of "Clarinet Concerto" with Benny Goodman playing and Copland conducting
Rothko's rooms by David Thompson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles Rothko's life, charting the development of his work, which fills the screen with his softly defined, rectangular clouds of color stacked symmetrically on top of one another. Conceived to evoke elemental emotions and maximum poignancy
Nureyev : a portrait by Rudolf Nureyev( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical film of dancer Rudolph Nureyev with contributions from Nureyev's sister, friends and colleagues from the ballet, and ballet experts. Includes interviews with Nureyev conducted one year before his death
Chuck Jones : extremes & inbetweens, a life in animation( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A lineup of best-loved Warner Bros. cartoon superstars joins a cast of Hollywood heavyweights for this warm celebration of one of the most creative talents in animation history. As engaging as the characters he created and/or shepherded on the screen, Chuck Jones offers insights on his animated menagerie (Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Coyote and more) and timeless shorts"--Container
Albrecht Dürer, 1471-1528 by Albrecht Dürer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) was born in Nuremberg, the son of a goldsmith. Even though he displayed artistic talents at an early age, his father insisted on his learning the craft of a goldsmith before allowing him to turn to art. The film illustrates Dürer's life and his artistic development
Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In tradition of grand opera, Dame Joan Sutherland's farewell performance to the operatice stage in Giacomo Meyerbeer's Les Huguenots is a gala triumph of spectacle, pageantry and dance. This technically complex production captures the horror and tragedy of the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre, as well as the splendor of romance of 16th century France"--Container
Così fan tutte : from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in Italian and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Mozart's comedy of manners
L'elisir d'amore by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Italian and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'elsisir d'amor is a comic opera about a young man who drinks a "magic" potion to make the girl he desires fall in love with him
Goya : crazy like a genius by Francisco Goya( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Hughes explores the world of Goya and gives a very personal commentary on his paintings, charting his achievements as a court painter, satirist, and war reporter, and finally as the topographer of the inner self, madness, fear, and despair
Rise and fall of the city of Mahagonny = Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny by Kurt Weill( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Production of the Weill/Brecht opera which depicts the consumerism of the mythical city of Mahagonny. Mahagonny is presented as a Hollywood Babylon full of pyramidal towers, carved elephants, commodified sex and licensed gluttony--Adapted from the container
Julius Caesar : a critical guide by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A production of Handel's opera recorded live at the world famous Sydney Opera House
The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in German and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intertwining music of purity and beauty with the conventions of musical comedy, this opera is an exploration of man's search for truth and his confusion between the forces of light and dark. Mozart's final operatic legacy is a great work of the Enlightenment era
Moon water by Huaimin Lin( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a performance of "Moon Water" by Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan
Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in German and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the war of liberation against Ireland, Tristan has killed Isolde's betrothed, Morolde, and sent her his severed head as a gesture of defiance. However, Tristan has suffered a bad injury and reluctantly goes to Isolde under a false name to benefit from her healing powers. While there, they fall in love with one another, despite Isolde's discovery of Tristan's true identity. When back in Cornwall under the leadership of his Uncle, King Marke, Tristan feels guilty over the death of Morolde. Because he believes this will stand between himself and Isolde, Tristan offers to win the hand of Isolde for his Uncle
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English (78)

Italian (27)

German (6)

French (4)

Chinese (2)

A Streetcar Named DesireNureyev : a portraitChuck Jones : extremes & inbetweens, a life in animationJulius Caesar : a critical guide