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Visual Programme Systems Ltd

Overview
Works: 37 works in 77 publications in 2 languages and 557 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama 
Classifications: E806, 973.917
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Most widely held works by Visual Programme Systems Ltd
Brother, can you spare a dime? ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary juxtaposes newsreel footage, film clips and period music in an eye-opening look at the Great Depression. Many of the movies created in the 1930s featured strong social commentary, while others offered pure escapism and fed a fascination with a dazzling world out of reach to the everyday American. Through a contrast between the fantasy of film and the reality of everyday life, a fascinating perspective on the Great Depression and Hollywood's golden age is presented. Also includes political speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt and others
The double headed eagle Hitler's rise to power, 1918-1933 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in German and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charts the stealthy rise of the Nazi Party in the wake of World War I, as witnessed from the perspective of a neutral bystander. Rather than offering a contemporary interpretation of history, the film allows the disturbing saga to unfold on its own terms using footage from newsreels, home movies and extracts from musicals and documentaries from 1918-1933 to illustrate the end of the Weimar and the rise of Adolf Hitler and national socialism in Germany
Mahler by Ken Russell ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filled with flashbacks and dream sequences, this film recounts the life of composer Gustav Mahler, focusing on his tempestuous relationship with his beautiful wife
Lisztomania ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger Daltrey of the rock group "The Who", stars as Franz Joseph Liszt in a musical loosely based on the life of the eccentric 19th century genius. Adult themes and lauguage
Dressing for pleasure the films of John Samson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of the five documentary films made by John Samson in the period 1973 to 1983
Romantic versus classic art: Eugene Delacroix ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the underlying themes in the paintings of French artist Eugene Delacroix
Romantic versus classic art: William Blake ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the art of William Blake, focusing on the drawings and engravings which expressed the need for a new religion in the Romantic period
The Romantic rebellion ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord Kenneth Clark discusses the basic principles of classic and romantic art and demonstrates how they have been in conflict
Romantic versus classic art: The Romantic rebellion ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the basic principles of classic and romantic art and demonstrates how they have been in conflict
Romantic versus classic art: Jean François Millet ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the paintings of French artist Jean François Millet
Romantic versus classic art: John Constable ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the paintings of English artist John Constable
Romantic versus classic art: Theodore Gericault ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the paintings of French artist Théodore Géricault
Romantic versus classic art: Giambattista Piranesi/Henry Fuseli ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the art works of Giambattista Piranesi and Henry Fuseli
Romantic versus classic art: James William Mallord Turner ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark traces Turner's development form traditional Romantic paintings to works composed of swirling color forms
Foto: Sven Nykvist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the life and work of the cinematographer Sven Nykvist. Emphasizes his style of lighting and sense of humanity by showing film clips from key Bergman/Nykvist productions
Romantic versus classic art: Edgar Degas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the classical paintings of French artist Edgar Degas
Romantic versus classic art by Kenneth Clark ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the struggle between classicism and romanticism in art from the mid-18th through the early 19th centuries
Romantic versus classic art: Francisco Goya y Lucientes ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses Goya's transition from the classic tradition in painting to that of Romanticism
Romantic versus classic art: Jacques Louis David ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the classical paintings of French artist Jacques Louis David
Romantic versus classic art Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenneth Clark discusses the classic tradition of the paintings of French artist Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres
 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.23 for Brother, c ... to 0.81 for Foto: Sven ...)
Languages
English (50)
German (4)
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