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Devine Entertainment Corporation

Overview
Works: 59 works in 259 publications in 3 languages and 9,549 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Biographical television programs  Children's television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Short films 
Roles: Production personnel, Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Devine Entertainment Corporation
Bach's fight for freedom( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1717, Johann Sebastian Bach's boss, Duke Wilhelm has given him a servant that Bach thinks is a spy. However, the temperamental composer soon realizes that his new assistant, 10-year-old Frederick, also knows what it is like not to be able to follow your dreams
Galileo : on the shoulders of giants( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and French and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of Galileo's life and his invention of the telescope
Edison : the wizard of light by David Devine( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and French and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edison takes a truant twelve year-old under his wing and they work together on creating the first motion pictures
Handel's last chance by David Devine( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his career failing, Handel needed a big hit. A young thief with a wonderful voice lands in jail and Handel secures his release so that the boy can perform in the first performance of "Messiah."
Einstein : light to the power of 2 by Raymond Storey( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life and times of Albert Einstein including the affects of the McCarthy hearings on his life and that of his fellow scientists and his influence on a young black girl and her family in the South
Bizet's dream by David Devine( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Michelle Marin doesn't like her piano teacher. Monsieur Bizet is irritable, forgetful, aloof - distracted by a failing marriage and the rigors of composing his new opera. But as the composer begins to tell Michelle the story of the gypsy, Carmen, her imagination is captured. For, just as in Bizet's opera, her soldier father is stationed in Seville ... and she fears he will never return. Set in Paris, in 1875, the video is the story of an unusual friendship between two people who share the ability to feel life deeply and a beautifully filmed testament to the power of music to set those feelings free
Liszt's rhapsody by Heather Conkie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liszt feels something is missing in his life. When he meets Josy, a naturally gifted young Gypsy street musician, he wagers that he can turn Josy into a world-class musician. The bet turns into a mighty struggle of wills
Mary Cassatt : American impressionist by Richard Mozer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit to Paris gives a self-centered teenager a lesson in art, life and love, as she interacts with her aunt, Mary Cassatt
Degas and the dancer by Heather Conkie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1874 Paris, painter Edgar Degas is struggling with debt after his father's death. He takes a job illustrating a small book on opera and becomes inspired by a young ballerina named Marie
Leonardo : a dream of flight( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy encourages Leonardo da Vinci to pursue his passion and study winged creatures. Their dreams lead to the conquest of the skies
Rossini's ghost( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Reliana finds herself transported through time back to Rossini's theater where she is invisible to everyone but the composer. She watches in alarm as one of the singers puts a curse on the production and everything begins to go wrong
Monet : shadow & light by Susin Nielsen-Fernlund( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monet's glorious summer of painting ends abruptly with harsh attacks from his father and art critics. He intends to abandon everything, but is convinced otherwise by aspiring young artist Daniel. Having been abandoned by his own father, Daniel refuses to let Monet do the same to his son. As Monet shows Daniel a new way of seeing the world through art, Daniel helps Monet see the importance of family
Winslow Homer : an American original by Graeme Lynch( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two misfit teenagers help American artist Winslow Homer refocus when he returns disillusioned from the Civil War
Rembrandt : fathers & sons by Ann MacNaughton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rembrandt loses his wife and in his grief neglects his infant son. It is his apprentice who convinces Rembrandt to fullfil his parental duties. Finally understanding his own father, Rembrandt breaks with artistic convention to produce his masterpiece, "The Nightwatch."
Goya : awakened in a dream by Cedric Smith( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young girl helps her friend and teacher ... artist Francisco de Goya, thwart the tyranny of the Spanish Inquisition"--Container
Marie Curie : more than meets the eye by Raymond Storey( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and French and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life and times of Marie Curie
Strauss : the king of 3/4 quarter time( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haunted by the constant pressure to outdo himself with each new composition, composer Johann Strauss, Jr., meets Nicholas, a humble stable boy who fears his brutal stepfather. To their surprise, the composer and the boy discover the healing bond of trust and embark on a collaboration that will be music to the world's ears. Set in 1868, Vienna
Newton : a tale of two Isaacs by William Blake( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life of Sir Isaac Newton as told by a young boy named after him. Thus the tale of the two Isaacs is interwoven throughout the story
Strauss : the king of 3/4 time by David Devine( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Multiple languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1868, the city - Vienna, the music - exhilarating, yet all is not well with Johann Strauss Jr., the darling of waltzing Vienna. Haunted by the constant pressure to outdo himself with each new composition, Strauss meets Nicholas, a humble stable boy, who fears his brutal stepfather. To their surprise, the composer and the boy find in one another a piece of life's emotional puzzle, discovering the healing bond of trust and embarking on a collaboration that will be music to the world's ears."--Conteneur
Marsalis on music by Wynton Marsalis Jazz Orchestra( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wynton puts a fresh spin on music appreciation. His inspired instruction, backed by superb performances and exciting graphics, not only teaches the fundamentals of music but also makes learning fun
 
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Bach's fight for freedom
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Handel's last chanceStrauss : the king of 3/4 quarter timeStrauss : the king of 3/4 timeMarsalis on music
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