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Primetime (Firm)

Overview
Works: 60 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 3,229 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television plays  Filmed operas  Filmed plays  Musical films  Television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PR2829, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Primetime (Firm)
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by David Edgar( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the experiences of a young man in 19th century England
Les Misérables in concert : the 10th anniversary concert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Les Misérables, composed by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall, for a 10th Anniversary Concert celebration
The Road to nowhere( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using an untraveled highway built by Tito to connect Croatia and Serbia as a metaphor, this documentary examines the breakup of Yugoslavia into heavily armed and contentious ethnic camps, run by demagogic war lords, and the bleak prospect for peace to return there
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy, Willard White ; Bess, Cynthia Haymon ; Crown, Gregg Baker ; Serena, Cynthia Clarey ; Sportin' Life, Damon Evans ; the Glyndebourne Chorus ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Simon Rattle, conductor
Spartacus a ballet in three acts by Aram Khachaturi︠a︡n( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of the ballet about the uprising against the Romans, led by the slave Spartacus
Terrorism aims and objectives( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three programs look at what causes countries, political groups and individuals to engage in terrorism. They also show why highly motivated and intelligent terrorists are so difficult to catch, and underscores the inevitable temptations for governments to bend or break the law in order to bring the culprits to justice
The Stone flower : a ballet in three acts by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First performed at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow in 1954, this ballet draws on the rich heritage of Russian folklore to tell the tale of the young stonemason Danila, who must choose between his village sweetheart Katerina and a magical temptress. It is based on fairy tales from the Urals collected by Pavel Bazhov and set in the middle of the 19th century"--Publisher's Web site
Love in the ancient world( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Ice Age figurines to the legendary love story of Cleopatra and Julius Caesar, this film explores the rules, values, and myths of love and sexuality in the ancient world
Reconquering the conquest by Michael Ignatieff( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French-speaking Canadians battle for a unilingual French-speaking Quebec. At the same time, the Cree people battle the Quebec government over territory in the north. Can a single federal state survive if it contains a couple of nations and two major language groups?
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1: The death of their father forces Nicholas and Kate Nickleby to seek help from their uncle. The cold-hearted Ralph sends Nicholas to teach at an institution for boys run by a brutal headmaster, Wackford Squeers
Mirror, mirror( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the loyalists of Northern Ireland who are Protestant, monarchist and against unification with the Republic of Ireland. They feel abandoned by the rest of the United Kingdom who do not share their "traditional values."
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 7: With his own fortunes secred, Nicholas turns his attention to Smike, who is a target of Wackford Squeers' pettiness and Ralph Nickleby's vengence. Nicholas' efforts save his friend from a life of misery
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 8: Ralph Nickleby tries to cheat Madeleine Bray out of her inheritance. He is denied his dark goal, but Nicholas' joy over thwarting his uncle's scheme is dimmed when he learns that Smike is gravely ill
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 5: While Nicholas is enjoying his newfound celebrity, Kate's situation is increasingly dire. She loses her job and is badgered by crass advances. Hearing of her predicament, Nicholas abruptly heads to London
Seal morning( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of an abandoned baby seal on the desolate Norfolk coastline of England in the 1930's brings Rowena, an orphaned girl, together with Miriam, her recluse aunt, when the seal's playfulness and pup antics break down barriers in their new relationship. Then Rowena turns their small cottage into a refuge for an assorted menagerie of wildlife, attracting the attention of a Canadian naturalist who becomes interested in Aunt Miriam as well
Dreaming a nation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program ... introduces us to warlords and guerrilla camps, and demonstrates how people who are threatened by genocide feel that a state of their own is their only protection."
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealosy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
The Nation returns( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Germany reunified. While Germany was split East/West, nationalism could be forgotten. Now, liberals don't like the Germany they have, and neo-Nazis love a Germany that doesn't exist. After years of longing for reunification, the two Germanys hardly recognize each other
Blood and belonging( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the presenter's perception of nationalist tendencies in Yugoslavia, among the Kurds, in Germany, Ukraine, Northern Ireland, and Quebec
 
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