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Cromwell Productions

Overview
Works: 907 works in 1,916 publications in 1 language and 30,680 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Documentary films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 759.4
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Most widely held works by Cromwell Productions
The impressionists by David Manson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of one of the art world's most colorful characters. A true maverick and a highly controversial figure in his day, Edouard Manet became a father figure to the Impressionist movement because of his stand against the restrictions and conventions of the French salon
J.R.R. Tolkien : Master of the Rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

14 editions published in 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover why J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings has become an icon of 20th century culture. This program features 3D computerized animations of Middle Earth, illustrations by the Brothers Hildebrandt, rare archive footage of the author, and analysis by Tolkien scholars
Monet : legacy of light by Claude Monet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It was Claude Monet's Impression: soleil levant which gave the impressionist school it's [sic] name. Famed for seeing the subtle nuances of color, light and atmosphere in landscape, Monet's great works include Haystacks and Waterlilies. This program features footage from L'Orangerie and from Monet's house and gardens at Giverny plus special film shot at London's Savoy Hotel, from where Monet painted his famous views of London."--Estuche
Eastern philosophy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three-part series exploring the major religions the Far East and Middle East, covering: Confucianism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Shinto, Judaism, and Islam
The post-impressionists( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of van Gogh, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The post-impressionists( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his landscape and still-life paintings, Cezanne developed a revolutionary new approach to color and perspective. His influence on 20th century artists was so great that he is now referred to as the Father of Modern Painting
Renoir by Gilles Bourdos( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arguably the greatest of all the Impressionist artists, Pierre August Renoir's brilliant Le Moulin de la Gallette created immense controversy in its day. Famous for his use of hot reds, orange and gold to portray nudes in sunlight, Renoir's later life was blighted by arthritis, which crippled his hands. This fascinating story of the man and his work includes a visit to the artist's home Cagnes-sur-Mer on the island of La Grenouillere, and unique footage of an Impressionist festival
Landmarks of western art : a journey of art history across the ages by Martin Engel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romanticism has had a profound effect on the history of western art, and its effects are analyzed by leading art historians who add to our understanding of one of the most poplular periods in art
Dante and the divine comedy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to The Divine Comedy, with interpretation and analysis by scholars, dramatized sequences, contemporary images and works by artists inspired by Dante's work
The post impressionists( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1893 Edvard Munch created a masterpiece which has become a defining image of the 20th Century. The Scream is a picture whose sense of anguish reveals much about our own lives, as well as the life of the artist who created it
The impressionists( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profoundly influenced by the Renaissance painters, Hilaire Degas pioneered precision of line and the use of the human form in space within the Impressionist school. A Paris-born pupil of Ingres, Degas produced such masterpieces as Rehearsal of the Ballet and The Cotton Exchange. This unique study of his life and times includes delightful new footage of the Royal Ballet, Birmingham, England
The post-impressionists( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of post-impressionist painter Henri Rousseau, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The Dutch masters by Vittorio Sgarbi( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the art of Bosch. Also features leading authorities, art historians and scholars
The impressionists by Camille Pissarro( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the life and work of Camille Pissarro, the West-Indian born leader of the original Impressionists and the only artist from that school to exhibit at all eight of the exhibitions from 1874 to 1886. A considerable influence on Cezanne and Gauguin at the beginning of their careers, Pissarro's great works include the famous Boulevard Montmartre which hangs today in the National Gallery, London
Rembrandt by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the art of Rembrandt. Also features leading authorities, art historians and scholars
The post-impressionists( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of post-impressionist master Paul Gaugin, featuring expert commentary and location footage
India : the river of life( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Containing nearly a sixth of the world's population, India is home to almost a billion people, more than half of whom live in rural villages. This program provides an overview of topics such as the caste system as it exists in the holy Hindu town of Varanasi and the massive pilgrimages to Allahabad, where millions of Hindus come to ritually bathe at the confluence of the Ganges and Yamuna Rivers. Also discussed are arranged marriages; local trades in Agra, site of the matchless Taj Mahal; Sikhism in the city of Amritsar; the Indian/Pakistani tug-of-war for Kashmir; and the plight of small farmers, driven from their holdings by powerful landowners. (50 minutes)
China : the mandate of heaven by Michael Wood( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and explores the roots of Chinese culture today
Malory's Le morte D'Arthur : anatomy of a legend( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The richly embroidered story of King Arthur as set down by Sir Thomas Malory during the Middle Ages has intrigued generations. P.J.C. Field, president of the British Branch of the International Arthurian Society, Helen Cooper, editor of the Oxford edition of Le Morte Darthur and medievalist Kevin J. Harty begin this survey by assessing the historical and apocryphal underpinnings of the Arthurian legend. Then the program examines each section of Malory's Le Morte Darthur supported by reenactments, location footage and works of art
Landmarks of western art : a journey of art history across the ages( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring the work of Velasquez, Caravaggio, Frans Hals, Rembrandt and Rubens, this entertaining and educational program also includes commentary and analysis by noted art historians of the Baroque and Neoclassical periods
 
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