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Österreichischer Rundfunk

Works: 1,336 works in 1,874 publications in 5 languages and 28,516 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Interviews  Operas  Fiction  Biographical films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Production personnel, Performer, Producer, Editor, Publisher, Collaborator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Downfall by Joachim C Fest ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 1,377 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 1,300 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 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harrowingly steep physical and mental decline as Georges attempts to care for her at home as she wishes"--IMDb
Caché Hidden by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talk show host and his wife are living an ideal life until videotapes of them show up on their front porch. As the tapes get more and more personal, they start investigating who is behind it. Will they find more than they bargained for?
The Celts rich traditions and ancient myths ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow Celtic fascinating story from their earliest roots 2500 years ago through the flowering of their unique culture and their enduring heritage today, enhanced with stunning reconstructions of iron-age villages, dramatizations of major historical events and visits to modern Celtic lands. This program look back at the legends and legacy of the Celtic heritage is underscored by the hauntingly beautiful music of Enya
Wozzeck opera in three acts and fifteen scenes by Alban Berg ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story encompassing the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expresionist 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 592 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 542 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
John Rabe ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 411 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
Mt. St. Helens back from the dead ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 411 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
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 391 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 ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 380 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 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An allegory telling the mythic tale of the battle for power between the Nibelung dwarfs, the giants, and the gods
La pianiste The piano teacher ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 314 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 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This performance of Wagner's opera Gotterdamerung recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House features vocalists such as Wendy Bryn Harmer, Deborah Voigt, Jay Hunter Morris, and Hans-Peter Konig in the leading roles
Radioactive wolves ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 292 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
Siegfried by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third opera in the "Ring cycle." Siegfried follows the adventures of the son of demigods Siegmund and Sieglinde as he conquers his enemies and rescues the beauteous Brunnhilde with the help of his magic sword
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in Italian and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, makes one conquest after another until the ghost of Donna Anna's father, the Commendatore, (whom Giovanni killed) makes his appearance. He offers Giovanni one last chance to repent for his multitudinious improprieties. He will not change his ways so, he is sucked down into hell by evil spirits
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny opera in three acts by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in German and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Production of the Weill/Brecht opera which depicts the consumerism of the mythical city of Mahagonny. Mahagonny is presented as a Hollywood Babylon full of pyramidal towers, carved elephants, commodified sex and licensed gluttony
Der Räuber ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Johann Kastenberger, who was a champion marathoner who lead a double life as a serial bank robber, sprinting between fixes, and away from police cavalcades, as many as three times a day. A lean, visceral study of pathological compulsion from Austrian director Benjamin Heisenberg, featuring a riveting central performance by Andreas Lust
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.00 for ORF : Neub ... to 1.00 for Menschen, ...)
Alternative Names
Àustria. Austrian Broadcasting Company
Àustria. Österreichischer Rundfunk
Austrian Broadcasting Company
Austrian Broadcasting Corporation
Austrian Radio
Austrian Radio Wien.
ORF Abkuerzung
ORF (Österreichischer Rundfunk ; Wien)
Ö̈sterreichische Rundfunk-Gesellschaft
Ö̈sterreichische Rundfunkgesellschaft
Österreichischer Rundfunk-Gesellschaft
Österreichischer Rundfunk Gesellschaft m.b.H.
Österreichischer Rundfunk Gesellschaft m.b.H. Unveraenderte Form
Ö̈sterreichischer Rundfunk (Viena)
Österreichischer Rundfunk Wien.
Radio Austria
Radio autrichienne
Radio Österreich 1
Radio Vienna
Radio Wien.
Radiodifusión Austríaca
Rundfunk Wien.
Vienna Radio.
Wiener Rundfunk
German (53)
English (20)
Italian (9)
French (3)
Swedish (1)