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Blackwood Productions

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Works: 82 works in 208 publications in 1 language and 1,055 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Biography  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Educational films 
Roles: Producer
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Publications about Blackwood Productions
Publications by Blackwood Productions
Most widely held works about Blackwood Productions
 
Most widely held works by Blackwood Productions
The American Ballet Company : Eliot Feld, artistic director ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
A cinema verité account of Eliot Feld's early choreography and the founding of his first ensemble, The American Ballet Company. Its first performance took place in Italy at the 1968 Spoleto Festival. Filmed in New York and Spoleto. Dancers are seen rehearsing excerpts from Feld's Meadowlark, Intermezzo, At midnight and Pagan spring. Choreographer Antony Tudor, Administrator Lew Lloyd, critic Clive Barnes, ballet masters Richard Thomas and Barbara Fallis, and company pianists Gladys Celeste Mercader and Barbara Malcolm also appear briefly
Light in the West : photographers of the American frontier 1860-1880 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of photography in the American West using the work of such masters as Watkins, Muybridge, O'Sullivan, Jackson, Soule, and Russell
Making dances : 7 postmodern choreographers by Michael Blackwood( visu )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Includes interviews, rehersal, and performance sequences with seven contemporary choreographers: Trisha Brown, Lucinda Childs, David Gordon, Douglas Dunn, Kenneth King, Meredith Monk, Sara Rudner
American art in the sixties by Barbara Rose( visu )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the diverse tendencies pursued by painters and sculptors of the generation that followed the Abstract Expressionists. Presents view of dazzling and contradictory styles, issues and personalities while stressing the crucial roles of Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg
14 Americans: Directions of the 1970s by Robert Pincus-Witten( visu )
11 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Examines a diverse group of New York-based artists in order to record many of the most provocative works and ideas of the past decade. Covers a wide spectrum of artistic concepts and media
The New York school ( visu )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Discusses the New York school of Abstract Expressionism, showing artists working in their studios and talking about their work. Highlighted are Willem de Kooning, Adolph Gottlieb, Robert Motherwell, Philip Guston, Jack Tworkov, and Jackson Pollock
Beyond cubism ( visu )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Examines sculpture in Europe from 1917 to the recent past. Covers constructionism, dada, surrealism, and other movements, and shows the works of such artists as Tatlin, Gabo, Pevsner, Ray, Duchamp, Arp, Moore, Calder, Miro, Giacometti, Ernst, and Hepworth
The new world by Terrence Malick( visu )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
The latest discoveries reveal the true story of Jamestown as you've never seen it before. With exclusive access to forensics and archaeology, National Geographic reveals shocking new evidence of starvation and disease, secret plots and Spanish spies. Behind the epic film, "The New World" is an extraordinary real-life drama of the horrowing battle to carve out the first permanent English colony in the American wilderness
O pioneers! by Kevin Brownlow( visu )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Examines sculpture from the late 19th century to the beginning of World War I, illustrating the breakdown of the classical view of art and its replacement by a new view of form and content. Shows works by such artists as Rodin, Maillol, Lehmbruck, Matisse, Picasso, Lipschitz, and Brancusi, among others
states of performance. New York dance : ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
"In this age of YouTube, the very act of presenting live bodies in a performance setting is a radical act. While such a path is far from easy, the seven choreographers seen in this film work tirelessly to both question and embrace their chosen form, producing work that celebrates the strange, startling and poetic beauty of dance and performance."--Http://www.michaelblackwoodproductions.com/md_nydance.php
Andy Warhol by Duane Michals( visu )
5 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Warhol discusses his views on art, money and society. All of his major works are shown as well as clips from many of his most important films. Warhol's art world friends--Henry Geldzahler, Emile de Antonio, Phillip Johnson, Barbara Rose, Mario Amaya, David Bourdon--contribute their insights to his personality and work. An even such venerable critics as Clement Greenberg and Harold Rosenberg offer their opinions
Isamu Noguchi : stones and paper by Bruce W Bassett( visu )
3 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Presents the artist in the Brancusi Studio, Paris, and in Spoleto, Italy in conversation with his mentor, Buckminster Fuller. Visits sites of Noguchi's projects: the UNESCO Garden, Paris and the IBM Garden, Armonk, New York. Shows Nogucki at work and reviews four decades of his art. Closes with his sculpture retrospective at the Whitney Museum
Beyond Utopia : Changing Attitudes in American Architecture ( visu )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
In 1982, at the height of the postmodernist adventure in architecture we visit 4 practices: Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, Frank Gehry, Michael Graves and Peter Eisenman - all proteges of Philip Johnson. These innovators rejected the European modernism of Mies and Corbusier in search of alternative directions. Since then their work has made architectural history and has influenced many young architects. Philip Johnson comments throughout the film. The architects show us and discuss their buildings of the time on location and in their offices
Pablo Picasso : the legacy of a genius by Robert Rosenblum( visu )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Chronologically traces the life and art of Picasso, Focuses on the content and style of representative pieces of his work, as well as showing the people and places that influenced his painting and sculpture
Making dances : seven post-modern choreographers : Trisha Brown, Lucinda Childs, David Gordon, Douglas Dunn, Kenneth King, Meredith Monk, Sara Rudner ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A study of the work of seven New York choreographers, each attached to the post-modern school of dance, a free-form style that developed in the 60's. Each artist is examined individually and includes interviews with the choreographers as well as footage of their choreography in rehearsal and peerformance
Light in the West : photography and the American frontier ( visu )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of photography in the American West featuring the work of masters such as Carleton Watkins, Eadweard Muybridge, Timothy O'Sullivan, William Henry Jackson, William Soule, Andrew Russell, and John Hillers
George Segal by George Segal( visu )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Presents a portrait of American sculptor George Segal, examining his views on art and showing him at work
Decoy by Michael Blackwood( visu )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
"Jasper Johns at work on the lithograph Decoy during two days at Universal Limited Art Editions, the print workshop of Tatyana Grosman, in West Islip, Long Island."
Colin McPhee : the lure of Asian music ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Gives a short background of musician Colin McPhee followed by a description of the Balinese music which changed his life
 
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