WorldCat Identities

Palm Pictures

Works: 224 works in 553 publications in 9 languages and 23,447 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Rock films  Instructional films  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  War films 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: RA781, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Palm Pictures
American Roots Music( Visual )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American roots music in the 20th century. Features historic and documentary footage of pioneering artists. Covers blues, country, gospel, folk, Cajun, zydeco, bluegrass, tejano and Native American music
Gunner palace by Petra Epperlein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the world's most dangerous war zone, 400 American soldiers carry out their mission from a bombed-out pleasure palace once owned by Saddam Hussein. Welcome to a place called "Gunner Palace" and experience what life is like for the soldiers who live there. For these war hardened soldiers "minor combat" involves everything from executing raids on suspected terrorists, enduring roadside bombs and mortar attacks from an enemy they never see to post-raid parties around the palace pool. This is their story which shows a side of the war not seen on the nightly news
Stop making sense by Talking Heads (Musical group)( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Catalan and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of the Talking Heads in concert over three nights in December, 1983 at Pantages Theater, Los Angeles
Ten Canoes by Rolf De Heer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Australian languages and English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the distant past, Dayindi covets his older brother's wife. To teach him the proper way, he is told a parable of forbidden love from the mythical past, a story of wrong love, kidnapping, sorcery, and revenge gone wrong
New York City Ballet workout( Visual )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A workout program designed for everyone that employs elements of classical ballet, consisting of: warm-up; stretches; abdominal exercises; floor barre routines; pliés; tendu; dégagé; passé; arabesque raises; reverence; little jumps; front attitude; grand battlement front
Dark days by Marc Singer( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on a group of homeless people that live deep underground in an abandoned New York City railroad tunnel
The cup by Rennie Ellis( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy set in 1996 about a group of boys in a Tibetan monastery-in-exile in India who are determined to watch the World Cup soccer tournament
The basketball diaries by Scott Kalvert( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A promising high school basketball star and poet becomes lost in a world of drugs and crime
Dig! by Ondi Timoner( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dig! plunges into the underbelly of rock 'n' roll, unearthing an amazing true tale of success, self destruction, friendship, and the ultimate rivalry between two up-and-coming bands: Brian Jonestown Massacre and The Dandy Warhols
Scratch by Doug Pray( Visual )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here are some of the world's best DJs, those famous for solo scratching, competing in international DJ battles, playing for rap artists, or just rocking parties with the most insane records ever dug up. Check out dynamic performances and interviews with DJs Qbert, Z-Trip, Mix Master Mike (of the Beastie Boys), Rob Swift and the X-ecutioners, Cut Chemist & NuMark (of Jurassic 5), DJ Craze, DJ Shadow, The Bullet Proof Space Travelers, Babu (of Dilated Peoples), KF Krush, DJ Premier (Gang Starr), and others, along with "old-school" innovators like Afrika Bambaataa and Grand Wizard Theodore."--Container
Clean by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Wang is a woman whose past is riddled with drugs and regrets. As a result, her husband, Lee, is found dead in a desolate motel room in Hamilton, Ontario, and landed Emily with a six-month jail sentence. The only thing that she desires for the future is a loving relationship with her son Jay, who is being cared for by Lee's parents, Albrecht and Rosemary. While Rosemary blames Emily for Lee's death, Albrecht recognizes the importance of the bond between a mother and her son, and tells Emily that the only way she can have a relationship with Jay is to become clean. Emily battles for a place in a world reluctant to forget the woman she was and unwilling to accept her as the woman she longs to be
How to draw a bunny by Ray Johnson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of the artist and underground icon Ray Johnson whose mysterious suicide frames the film. He was considered a genius whose collages have been exhibited in major museums around the world
Mandela : son of Africa, father of a nation by Angus Gibson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A captivating view of the incredible spirit of one of the world's most fascinating people, this full-length documentary follows Nelson Mandela form his early days and tribal education to his election as South Africa's first black president
New York City Ballet workout 2( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the next step in your ballet/fitness regime. Builds on strong ballet fundamentals and helps you sculpt a better body. In addition to original, challenging exercises, this includes a valuable introduction for those new to the joy of ballet as a conditioning program. A video glossary makes it easy to zero in on precise movements and proper body alignment
The order by Matthew Barney( Visual )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a death-defying race to the top of the Guggenheim Museum, Matthew Barney is a tartan-clad apprentice seeking Masonic redemption
Crónicas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anchor of a popular news show flies to a small town in Ecuador to cover a story about a serial child killer. He saves a man after the town tries to lynch him. The man offers information about the case in exchange for a story about his innocence
Henri Cartier-Bresson : the impassioned eye by Heinz Bütler( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and French and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on influential photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson filmed shortly before his death. Features interviews with Cartier-Bresson and a host of cultural luminaries, including Arthur Miller
Xiao cheng zhi chun by Zhuangzhuang Tian( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Chinese and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young landowner Dai Liyan, afflicted with a chronic cough he imagines is tubercular, languishes in his sprawling, dilapidated estate, attended by his wife Yu Wen and loyal family retainer Lao Huang. Liyan's sister Dai Xiu, a giggly, high-spirited 16-year-old lives with them, a small bright spot in a pall of gloom. The unexpected arrival of Liyan's oldest childhood friend, Zhang Zhichen, temporarily energizes Liyan and the household, but circumstances change with the revelation that Yu Wen and Zhang Zhichen share a romantic past and still have feelings for each other. Instead of exploding into erotic fireworks, this story takes a very Chekhovian turn. Liyan must decide whether his wife's happiness is more important than having her near him, while Yu Wen must decide whether to do the right thing or to follow her heart. Moreover, Zhichen must decide whether his love for Yu Wen is worth the guilt and shame of betraying his friend
Lucía y el sexo = Sex and Lucia by Julio Medem( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the loss of her long-time boyfriend, Lucía seeks refuge on a quiet Mediterranean island where she meets a new man and begins to discover the dark secrets of her past relationship
Morvern Callar by Lynne Ramsay( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morvern Callar is greeted with a startling surprise, her boyfriend has committed suicide. He has left her a cryptic message on his computer and a manuscript for a novel. She changes the author's name to her own and begins a re-birth of self discovery
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Palm Pictures label discographique américain

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