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Primetime (Firm)

Overview
Works: 72 works in 115 publications in 1 language and 3,281 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Television plays  Children's films  Fiction 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: M1500.G288, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Primetime (Firm)
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 1,398 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 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television production of the stage play, Nicholas Nickleby, based on the novel by Charles Dickens, chronicling 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 479 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 )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 140 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
Spartacus a ballet in three acts by Aram Khachaturi︠a︡n( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 and held by 60 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 59 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 50 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 )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 43 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 )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 41 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 Northern Ireland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 40 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 )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 33 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
Seal morning( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 33 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
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 32 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 )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 31 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
Dreaming a nation( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Kurdish people, who live within the boundaries of other nations, surrounded by people who do not want them to have independence
Othello by Trevor Nunn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Price presents the special stage-to-screen studio production of the Royal Shakespeare Company's presentation of Othello by William Shakespeare, directed by Trevor Nunn
Blood and belonging( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer and broadcaster Michael Ignatieff meets Serbs and Croats as he investigates the roots of the current troubles in the Balkans
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is the 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
Lifting the yoke Ukraine( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the emotional effects of the establishment--or re-establishment--of an independent Ukraine: the looming ghost of Stalin, the fear of clashes between the Church and independence-minded nationalists, and opinions on both sides on the imposition of the Ukrainian language"--Container
 
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