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Primetime (Firm)

Overview
Works: 60 works in 112 publications in 1 language and 3,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Filmed operas  Musical films  Nonfiction television programs  Television programs  History  Television plays 
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 )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 952 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 504 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 470 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
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 406 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 )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2: Ralph arranges squalid accommodations for Kate and finds her a job at a millinery. Meanwhile, Nicholas defends his friend Smike from Wackford Squeers' cruelty, and the two must flee his brutality
The Road to nowhere( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 104 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
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby( Visual )

10 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 6 of a 9 vol. set. Kate loses her job when falsely accused of "forward" behavior with Sir Mulberry Hawk. Nicholas arrives to challenge Hawk, who swears revenge. Nicholas renounces his uncle, leaving his family without financial support, but he gets a job with the generous Cheeryble brothers & meets beautiful Madeline Bray
Spartacus : a ballet in three acts by Aram Khachaturi︠a︡n( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of the ballet about the uprising against the Romans, led by the slave Spartacus
The Stone flower : a ballet in three acts by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 52 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
Terrorism : aims and objectives( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 51 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
Reconquering the conquest : Quebec by Michael Ignatieff( Visual )

4 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?
Love in the ancient world( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 45 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
Mirror, mirror( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 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 Road to nowhere( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 32 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
Seal morning( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 31 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 : Kurds( 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 28 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
A Nation Returns: Germany( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 15 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
Peter Ustinov on the Orient Express( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man of immeasurable talent, Sir Peter Ustinov takes us on a journey few can experience first hand - a trip aboard the famous Orient Express
 
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