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Österreichischer Rundfunk

Overview
Works: 1,474 works in 2,053 publications in 4 languages and 31,418 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  War films  Historical films  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Televised operas 
Roles: Production personnel, Performer, Producer, prn, Editor, Contributor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Österreichischer Rundfunk
 
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Most widely held works by Österreichischer Rundfunk
Downfall by Gertraud Junge( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on her actual first-hand account, depicts the final ten days of Nazi Germany as seen through the eyes of Hitler's then-secretary Gertraud (Traudl) Junge. Joining Hitler and his inner circle at their bunker in Berlin, she witnesses the collapse of Hitler's plans for the Third Reich. As the Russian army takes the city, the dissipation, horrific beliefs, and merciless logic of Hitler's philosophy and followers becomes ever more apparent and visceral
Die Fälscher The counterfeiters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germany, 1936. Salomon "Sally" Sorowitsch is the king of counterfeiters. He lives a life of cards, booze, and women. Suddenly his luck runs dry when he is arrested by Superintendent Friedrich Herzog. He is immediately thrown into the Mauthausen concentration camp. There, Salomon exhibits exceptional skills and is soon transferred to the upgraded camp of Sachsenhausen. Upon his arrival, he once again comes face to face with Herzog, who is there on a secret mission. Hand-picked for his unique skill, Salomon and a group of professionals are forced to produce fake foreign currency under the program Operation Berhard. The team, which also includes detainee Adolf Burger, is given luxury barracks for their assistance. Salomon attempts to weaken the economy of Germany's opponents. But, Adolf refuses to use his skills for Nazi profit and would like to do something to stop the operation. Now faced with a moral dilemma, Salomon must decide whether his actions are ultimately the right ones
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges et Anne sont octogénaires, se sont des gens cultivés, professeurs de musique à la retraite. Leur fille, également musicienne, vit à l'étranger avec sa famille. Un jour, Anne est victime d'un accident. L'amour qui unit ce couple va être soumis à rude épreuve. Avec Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and French and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges, who hosts a TV literary review, receives packages containing videos of himself with his family -- shot secretly from the street -- and alarming drawings whose meaning is obscure. He has no idea who may be sending them. Gradually, the footage on the tapes becomes more personal, suggesting that the sender has known Georges for some time. Georges feels a sense of menace hanging over him and his family but, as no direct threat has been made, the police refuse to help
Wozzeck opera in three acts and fifteen scenes by Alban Berg( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expressionist movement. Wozzeck is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands
Saraband by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saraband is a revisitation to 1973's Scenes From a Marriage, as thirty-odd years have passed in the lives of former husband and wife Johan and Marianne. An inner prompting has sent Marianne to visit Johan in his ramshackle but finely appointed house in the middle of the forest, where she becomes a sounding board for the emotional wreckage she encounters there: Henrik (Johan's 61-year-old son) and Henrik's 19-year-old daughter, Karin. Henrik and Karin are musicians, both locked in grief over the death of wife and mother Anna two years earlier. Infused with the unsentimental, gentle humor of distanced perspective and thoughtful reflection, this is another of Bergman's provocative expositions into the most fundamental human need: connection
Tales from the hive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using specially developed camera lenses, Nova brings you the most intimate and most spectacular portrayal of a working bee colony ever filmed
The Celts( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celtic history from their earliest roots 2500 years ago through the flowering of their unique culture and their enduring heritage today, enhanced with reconstructions of iron-age villages, dramatizations of major historical events and visits to modern Celtic lands
Mt. St. Helens back from the dead( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Mount St. Helens erupted in 1980, every living thing in the blast zone was buried. However, life began to bloom again, and biologist Charlie Crisafulli has been documenting the return of plant and animal life. Also the mountain, like the wildlife, is coming back to life. Nova presents a pioneering look at the interplay between biology and geology that may help scientists predict future volcanic eruptions"--Publisher
John Rabe by Florian Gallenberger( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanking Massacre in China by courageously negotiating a safety zone to protect innocent civilians from the Japanese Army. Drawing from John Rabe's 1937 diaries as source material, Florian Gallenberger has crafted a portrait of a man revered as a saint in China to this day and yet never rewarded for his courage during his lifetime. Based on true events
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A combining of two programs, featuring four short compositions performed by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, with an introduction by Alvin Ailey
Art of the Western World by Michael Wood( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificent masterpieces of the Western world are presented in their cultural and historical settings. From the restrained classical tradition to energetic and spontaneous modern art, each artistic movement is interpreted through its major paintings, sculptures, and works of architecture. Comments from internationally known art experts and critics assist in understanding and appreciation of the works. The series can be used to introduce students to the Western canon, or as review material for teachers
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An allegory telling the mythic tale of the battle for power between the Nibelung dwarfs, the giants, and the gods
Radioactive wolves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In anticipation of the 25th anniversary of the historic nuclear accident at Chernobyl, filmmakers and scientists set out to document the lives and genetics of packs of wolves and other wildlife thriving in the 'dead zone' which still surrounds the remains of the reactor
La pianiste The piano teacher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erika is a loner. A middle aged piano teacher of some repute, she is unmarried, living with her mother in a small apartment in Vienna, her days an unending round of conservatory students, rehearsals, and dinner in front of the television. Her sex life consists of visits to sex shops and voyeurism. When she becomes involved with a student who has become infatuated with her, she tries to share her obsessions with him--with tragic results
Götterdämmerung by Richard Wagner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this final segment of the "Ring cycle," Wagner brings the double tragedy of Wotan and Siegfried full circle. Brünnhilde declares that Wotan is all-powerful and everlasting. With helmet and gleaming armour, she rides through the air leading a resurrected Siegfried by the hand. Siegfried is reconciled with Wotan, and society is cured of its ills
The history of the pianoforte famous or noteworthy instruments played by great artists : a documentation in sound( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pianists Paul Badura-Skoda, Malcolm Bilson, Jörg Demus, Gerlinde Otto, Hans Kann, Rudolf Scholz, and others play more than thirty instruments, featuring works contemporaneous with the pianos
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance of Wagner's opera Siegfried recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House features vocalists such as Bryn Terfel, Deborah Voigt, Jay Hunter Morris, and Gerhard Seigel in the leading roles
Moby Dick( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ishmael sees his dream of a whaling voyage come true when he joins the crew of the Pequod, a sailing vessel leaving port in Nantucket. Unbeknownst to Ishmael and the mates, the Pequod's monomaniacal Captain Ahab is taking them all on a mad and personal mission to slay the great whale Moby Dick, an obsession that will open their eyes to the wonder and spectacle of man, of beast, and the inescapable nature of both
Die Frau ohne Schatten : opera in three acts by Richard Strauss( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in German and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of Keikobad, ruler of the spirit world, has married an emperor. As a result she is now neither human nor a spirit and cannot bear children unless she can find a shadow
 
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Alternative Names
ustria. Austrian Broadcasting Company

ustria. sterreichischer Rundfunk

Austrian Broadcasting Company

Austrian Broadcasting Corporation

Austrian Radio

Austrian Radio Wien.

O.R.F.

RF

ORF Oostenrijkse publieke omroep

ORF sterreichischer Rundfunk

ORF (sterreichischer Rundfunk ; Wien)

ORF television network

̈sterreichische Rundfunk-Gesellschaft

̈sterreichische Rundfunkgesellschaft

sterreichischer Rundfunk

sterreichischer Rundfunk austriacki nadawca radiowo-telewizyjny

sterreichischer Rundfunk-Gesellschaft

sterreichischer Rundfunk Gesellschaft m.b.H.

sterreichischer Rundfunk, Stiftung ffentlichen Rechts

̈sterreichischer Rundfunk (Viena)

sterreichischer Rundfunk Wien.

Radio Austria

Radio autrichienne

Radio sterreich 1

Radio Vienna

Radio Wien.

Radiodifusin Austraca

Rundfunk Wien.

Vienna Radio.

Wiener Rundfunk

オーストリア放送協会

奧地利廣播集團

Languages
German (60)

English (25)

French (3)

Swedish (1)

Covers
Die Fälscher The counterfeitersCaché = HiddenWozzeck opera in three acts and fifteen scenesSaraband