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Cromwell Productions

Overview
Works: 786 works in 1,778 publications in 2 languages and 30,010 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  History  Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997.2, 759.4
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Publications about Cromwell Productions
Publications by Cromwell Productions
Most widely held works by Cromwell Productions
Western philosophy ( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
"This unique series provides an insightful look into the history of philosophy and the impact it has had on Western civilization"--Container
Landmarks of western art a journey of art history across the ages by Cromwell Productions( visu )
28 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 515 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive record of the greatest achievements in the history of Western art from the Medieval era to the post-impressionist world. From Botticelli to Van Gogh, these authoritative and entertaining programs combine the latest computer graphics with all-new footage from the galleries of the world and feature insightful commentary and analysis by leading art historians
The impressionists by David Manson( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of one of the art world's most colorful characters. A true maverick and a highly controversial figure in his day, Edouard Manet became a father figure to the Impressionist movement because of his stand against the restrictions and conventions of the French salon
The impressionists by David Manson( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of van Gogh, featuring expert commentary and location footage
America discovery to revolution ( visu )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
A six-part series that chronicles the role of European explorers and settlers in North America from the late fifteenth century through the period of the American Revolution. Explores the motives that brought the Spanish, French, Dutch, and English to North America, as well as the conflicts between them as they pursued their national interests. Also looks at the effect of conflicts in Europe on the balance of power in the New World
J.R.R. Tolkien Master of the Rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
12 editions published in 2001 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Discover why J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings has become an icon of 20th century culture. This program features 3D computerized animations of Middle Earth, illustrations by the Brothers Hildebrandt, rare archive footage of the author, and analysis by Tolkien scholars
The post-impressionists ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
In his landscape and still-life paintings, Cezanne developed a revolutionary new approach to color and perspective. His influence on 20th century artists was so great that he is now referred to as the Father of Modern Painting
Monet by Claude Monet( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
"It was Claude Monet's Impression: soleil levant which gave the impressionist school it's name. Famed for seeing the subtle nuances of color, light and atmosphere in landscape, Monet's great works include Haystacks and Waterlilies."--Container
Dante and the divine comedy ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
"A powerful introduction to [The Divine Comedy], the greatest work of medieval literature, which draws upon new dramatic filmed sequences, contemporary images and the works of artists inspired by Dante's epic voyage of the imagination"--Container
Renoir by Gilles Bourdos( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Arguably the greatest of all the Impressionist artists, Pierre August Renoir's brilliant Le Moulin de la Gallette created immense controversy in its day. Famous for his use of hot reds, orange and gold to portray nudes in sunlight, Renoir's later life was blighted by arthritis, which crippled his hands. This fascinating story of the man and his work includes a visit to the artist's home Cagnes-sur-Mer on the island of La Grenouillere, and unique footage of an Impressionist festival
The impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Profoundly influenced by the Renaissance painters, Hilaire Degas pioneered precision of line and the use of the human form in space within the Impressionist school. A Paris-born pupil of Ingres, Degas produced such masterpieces as Rehearsal of the Ballet and The Cotton Exchange. This unique study of his life and times includes delightful new footage of the Royal Ballet, Birmingham, England
The post-impressionists ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of post-impressionist painter Henri Rousseau, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The Dutch masters by Hieronymus Bosch( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of the art of Bosch. Also features leading authorities, art historians and scholars
The impressionists by David Manson( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
This is the story of the life and work of Camille Pissarro, the West-Indian born leader of the original Impressionists and the only artist from that school to exhibit at all eight of the exhibitions from 1874 to 1886. A considerable influence on Cezanne and Gauguin at the beginning of their careers, Pissarro's great works include the famous Boulevard Montmartre which hangs today in the National Gallery, London
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of post-impressionist master Paul Gaugin, featuring expert commentary and location footage
China the mandate of heaven by Michael Wood( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and explores the roots of Chinese culture today
Sword of the valiant : the legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by David Rudkin( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Like Malory's Le Morte Darthur, the anonymously authored Sir Gawain and the Green Knight represents a watershed in the development of the Arthurian tradition. Drawing on insights from Nicholas Perkins, a specialist on medieval English literature and manuscripts at the University of Cambridge; Arthurian expert Kevin J. Harty, of La Salle University; and Helen Cooper, authority on medieval literature at the University of Oxford, this program explicates this complex alliterative poem, examines its treatment of familiar Arthurian themes, and illustrates why it is considered one of the finest romances of the Middle Ages
The post impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
In 1893 Edvard Munch created a masterpiece which has become a defining image of the 20th Century. The Scream is a picture whose sense of anguish reveals much about our own lives, as well as the life of the artist who created it
The post-impressionists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of post-impressionist painter Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, featuring expert commentary and location footage
The Romantic poets ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A study of the prominent poets of the Romantic period featuring the works of Wordsworth, Coleridge, Shelley, Keats and Byron. Includes interpretation and analysis by Dr. Robert Woof, Dr. Julia North and Derrick Woolf
 
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