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Zwerin, Charlotte

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Most widely held works by Charlotte Zwerin
The Rolling Stones gimme shelter by Rolling Stones( Visual )

62 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film of the Rolling Stones on tour in 1969, focusing on the concert at the Altamont Speedway in California. Includes never-before-seen performances of: Little Queenie (2 versions), Oh, Carol, Prodigal son, plus theatrical trailers
The Maysles Brothers' Salesman by David Maysles( Visual )

52 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A landmark documentary ... Captures in vivid detail the bygone era of the door-to-door salesman. While laboring to sell a gold-embossed version of the Holy Word, Paul Brennan and his colleagues target the beleaguered masses, then face the demands of quotas and the frustrations of life on the road. Following Brennan on his daily rounds, the Maysles discover a real-life Willy Loman, walking the line from hype to despair"--Promotional materials
Thelonious Monk live in '66 by Thelonious Monk Quartet( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of jazz pianist and composer, Thelonious Monk. Includes 1968 film footage, new interviews, still photos, and more
Five films about Christo & Jeanne-Claude by Gary Hustwit( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30 year collaboration between acclaimed filmmakers Albert and David Maysles, and the renowned environmental artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Isamu Noguchi by Bruce W Bassett( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One day. I had a vision: I saw the Earth as sculpture." Isamu Noguchi often said that the space around a thing is as important as the thing itself. This program shows Noguchi turning landscapes into participatory works of art as it follows in dramatic detail the struggle to bring his ideas to fruition at Miami's Bayfront Park and at Moere Numa Park, outside Sapporo. His austere sets for Martha Graham, which helped define modern dance, and his UNESCO garden in Paris, which shaped earth, water, and greenery into a series of multisensory surprises, are featured as well. A brilliant glimpse of an artist at work
Running fence Christo's project for Sonoma and Marin Counties ; State of California 1972-76 by Christo( Visual )

21 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the artist, Christo, through the concept, building, and showing of his objet d'art; a 24 mile long, 18 foot high fence of white fabric stretched across the hills of California. The project was conceived as a work of art for Sonoma and Marin counties and took nearly four years to complete. Once finished and after a period of time, the fence was taken down and the materials were given to the people whose land the fence was built on
Sit down and fight Walter Reuther and the rise of the auto workers union( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Walter Reuther, a man whose leadership and vision of worker's rights changed the way America worked
Islands by Albert Maysles( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary of Christo's project to surround for two weeks several islands in Biscayne Bay in a pink plastic fabric. Includes footage of two other projects, the Pont Neuf and the Reichstag
Willem de Kooning : artist by Willem De Kooning( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the life of American abstract expressionist painter Willem de Kooning. Still and motion pictures made over his career are interjected into informal conversations with the artist and his wife
Toru Takemitsu by Charlotte Zwerin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a documentary about the master composer Toru Takemitsu. In addition to his many concert hall works, he has composed music for numerous classic Japanese films, including Kwaidan, Double Suicide, Empire of Passion, Ran, and more. Interviews with directors Oshima, Kurosawa, and Teshigahara are featured
Salesman; a film by Albert Maysles( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vida de cuatro vendedores puerta a puerta de una compaą̕ que fabrica biblias de lujo
The musicians portraits of creativity( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three biographical portraits of American musicians whose work has redefined jazz, rhythm and blues, and rock 'n' roll
Arshile Gorky by Arshile Gorky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait intimiste du peintre expressionniste abstrait américain (immigré d'Arménie en 1920), révélé dans sa correspondance avec sa soeur et son épouse, des témoignages de contemporains, des photographies en noir et blanc de l'époque, ainsi que dans un film d'archives le montrant peignant le portrait de son épouse Agnes
Jessye Norman sings Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from the 1988 Philips recording of Bizet's "Carmen". This film, shot in Paris, where the recording sessions were held, captures a highpoint in Jessye Norman's career and lets the public see something of the dedication, commitment and insight she brings to her preparation and rehearsal of a major role
Vladimir Horowitz the video collection by Vladimir Horowitz( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vladimir Horowitz's standard-setting virtuosity and boundless imagination resonate throughout a remarkable collection of films gathered together for the first time on DVD. It includes the first London and Vienna recitals Horowitz gave in decades, along with his celebrated historic return to Moscow after more than sixty years' absence. The last Romantic features Horowitz in his New York home, playing and speaking about Liszt, Chopin, Schumann, Scriabin and Rachmaninoff--all composers with whom he had a lifelong affinity. By contrast, a behind-the-scenes documentary of Horowitz's only Mozart concerto recording conveys the veteran pianist's palpable joy and freshness of approach in rediscovering this composer late in life. Vladimir Horowitz--a reminiscence interweaves rare footage from concerts, interviews and private archives into a loving, insightful portrait narrated on screen by the pianist's widow, Wanda Toscanini Horowitz--Container
Horowitz plays Mozart by Vladimir Horowitz( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of the recording session in which Vladimir Horowitz and the Orchestra of La Scala with conductor Carlo Maria Guilini perform Mozart's piano concerto no. 23 in A major. Includes discussions with Horowitz and his wife Wanda Toscanini Horowitz
Robert Frost New England in Autumn by Robert Frost( Visual )

3 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shifts from scenes of the poet in public appearances to interviews in his Vermont home. His comments on the writing craft and observations on his poetry reveal a many-faceted personality
Strokes of genius( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed profiles of the career and work of six 20th century American painters and sculptors
Christo's Valley curtain by Albert Maysles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Running fence (1978 ; 58 min.): Documents efforts to build a 24 1/2 mile long, 18-foot-high fence of white fabric across the hills of northern California. The artists' struggle with local ranchers, environmentalists, and state bureaucrats ends when the fence is unfurled, reuniting the community in a celebration of beauty
 
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The Rolling Stones gimme shelter
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Charlotte Zwerin Amerikaans filmregisseuse (1931-2004)

Charlotte Zwerin cinéaste

Charlotte Zwerin US-amerikanische Filmemacherin

Mitchell, Charlotte 1931-2004

Шарлотта Зверин

Languages
English (225)

French (8)

German (6)

Japanese (5)

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