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Rhombus Media (Firm)

Overview
Works: 151 works in 547 publications in 5 languages and 13,447 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Television series  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Anthology films 
Roles: Production personnel, prn, pmn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rhombus Media (Firm)
The red violin by François Girard( Visual )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An appraiser of rare musical instruments traces the history of a blood-red violin and everyone whose lives it touched
Enemy by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Bell, a glum, disheveled history professor who seems disinterested even in his beautiful girlfriend Mary. Watching a movie on the recommendation of a colleague, Adam spots his double; a bit-part actor named Anthony St. Clair, and decides to track him down. The identical men meet and their lives become bizarrely and irrevocably intertwined
Blindness by Fernando Meirelles( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hoarding the meager food rations and committing horrific acts. Inside the hospital is one eyewitness to the nightmare. Following her husband into the hospital, a woman whose sight is unaffected by the plague goes into quarantine. There, keeping her sight a secret, she guides seven strangers who have become like a family. She leads them out of quarantine and onto the ravaged streets of the city. Their voyage is fraught with danger, but their survival is a reflection of the depth of the human spirit
Thirty two short films about Glenn Gould by François Girard( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and French and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-two vignettes, spanning pianist Glenn Gould's life from age four until his death at fifty, give an impressionistic depiction of his life
Snow Cake by Marc Evans( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally-traumatized man and a high-functioning autistic woman develop an unlikely relationship
The saddest music in the world by Guy Maddin( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabella Rossellini stars as a Depression-era beer baroness who sponsors a contest to find the world's saddest tune in this dark comedy
Slings & arrows( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geoffrey, the emotionally fragile artistic director to a very dysfunctional Canadian theatre troupe puts on King Lear (casting a storied and ailing actor as Lear), while eager young performers throw themselves into a musical about a junkie prostitute
Slings & arrows( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now ensconced as artistic director of the New Burbage theatre festival, Geoffrey Tennant must stage the cursed play Macbeth to fulfill the vision of his deceased predecessor Oliver Welles. The actor cast in the lead engages in a titanic clash of egos with Geoffrey, while Oliver weighs in confrontationally from the grave. The festival faces a financial crisis that forces its CEO to engage in some risky business, while leading lady Ellen Fanshaw endures a life-altering tax audit. Adding to the mayhem is the return of the madcap guest director Darren Nichols, who stages a post-post-modern Romeo and Juliet after the original director breaks her neck. Could it be the curse of Macbeth?
Inspired by Bach( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents cellist Yo-Yo Ma in artistic collaborations with Kabuki actor Tamasaburro Bando and ice dancers Jayne Torvil and Christopher Dean, each involving one of Bach's six Cello Suites
Hobo with a shotgun( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hobo jumps from a freight car hoping for a fresh start in a new city. Instead, he finds himself trapped in an urban hell. This is a world where criminals rule the streets and Drake, the city's crime boss, reigns supreme alongside his sadistic murderous sons, Slick & Ivan. ... [The hobo] realizes the only way to make a different in this town is with ... [a] gun in his hand"--Container
Dido & Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A danced performance of the Baroque opera Dido and Aeneas. Dido, the noble queen of Carthage, has fallen in love with the Trojan Prince Aeneas. While the court celebrates the imminent union of the two monarchs, the evil sorceress with her coven of witches plots their downfall. Romance leads to heartbreak and tragedy
Slings & arrows( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geoffrey, the emotionally fragile artistic director to a very dysfunctional Canadian theatre troupe puts on King Lear (casting a storied and ailing actor as Lear), while eager young performers throw themselves into a musical about a junkie prostitute
Slings & arrows the complete collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fortunes of a dysfunctional Shakespearean theatre troupe, exposing the high drama, scorching battles, and electrifying thrills that happen behind the scenes. Contains all 18 episodes from three seasons
Inside Hana's suitcase by Larry (Director) Weinstein( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Japanese children unravel the story of George and Hana Brady, two young Jewish children who grew up in pre-WWII Czechoslovakia, when they receive an old suitcase with Hana's name written on it from the Nazi concentration camp, Auschwitz
Inspired by Bach by Johann Sebastian Bach( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents cellist Yo-Yo Ma in artistic collaborations with Kabuki actor, Tamasaburro Bando; garden designer, Julie Moir Messervy; choreographer, Mark Morris; ice dancers, Jayne Torvil and Christopher Dean and filmmaker Atom Egoyan each involving Bach's six Cello Suites. Also includes a 3-D animation of Giovanni Battista Piranesi's "carceri" (prison) etchings set to Bach's Cello Suite no. 2
Last night by Don McKellar( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the stroke of midnight, the world is going to end. With time running out, a group of big city dwellers is determined to go out with a bang
Our man in Tehran( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film explores the real story behind the Oscar-winning film Argo. In this gripping documentary, the story of the Canadian Caper is told by the man who knows it best, Ken Taylor, Canada's former ambassador to Iran, who hid the six Americans and obtained the counterfeit documents that allowed them to make their dramatic escape from Tehran
Passchendaele by Paul Gross( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and French and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sergeant Michael Dunne is wounded in battle during World War I, he is sent home to Calgary, Aberta. While recovering from his injuries, he becomes enamored with Sarah Mann, a beautiful young nurse. Sarah's brother, David, desperately wants to follow in Michael's heroic footsteps in order to impress his girlfriend's father, but he is not able to enlist because of his asthma. When strings are pulled and David is allowed to join the ranks, Michael finds himself fighting for the safety of the young man, for the heart of his true love, and for his own survival
The war symphonies Shostakovich against Stalin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the Stalinist purges and the musical response Dmitri Shostakovich made through his symphonies Four to Nine, which he called "tombstones."
Don Giovanni Leporello's revenge = Le vengeance de Leporello : soundtrack from the Rhombus Media Film directed by Barbara Willis Sweete by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 2000 in Italian and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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