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Jove Films (Firm)

Overview
Works: 150 works in 189 publications in 2 languages and 2,641 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Caricatures and cartoons  Animated films  Educational films  Internet videos  Short films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jove Films (Firm)
Publications by Jove Films (Firm)
Most widely held works by Jove Films (Firm)
American imperialists : Soviet animation vs. the United States ( visu )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
Includes the following films (whole or excerpts): Black and white / directors, I. Ivanov-Vano and L. Amalrik (1933) (3 min.) -- Mister Twister / story, S. Marshak ; director, Anatoly Karanovich (1963) (16 min.) -- Someone else's voice / director, I. Ivanov-Vano (1949) (10 min.) -- Ave Maria / script and direction, Ivan Ivanov-Vano ; director, V. Danilevich; (1972) (10 min.) -- Millionaire / directors, V. Bordzilovsky and Y. Prytkov (1963) (10 min.) -- Shooting range (Shooting gallery) / director V. Tarasov (1979) (20 min.) -- Mr. Wolf / director, V. Gromov (1949) (10 min.)
Fascist barbarians : Soviet animation vs. Nazi tyranny ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Hitler's invasion of Russia and Germany's post-WWII partition inspired a great deal of animated Soviet Propaganda. This program presents short films that disparage fascist aggression and America's supposed continuation of it. Fascist Boots on our Homeland and Cinema Circus vilify Hitler and the Nazi invaders; A Lesson Not Learned plays on Russian fears of a reunited, vengeful, and American-supported Germany; and Vasilyok, The Adventures of the Red Ties and The Violin of the Pioneer Pen are stories about brave and loyal Soviet children encountering and standing up to fascism
Capitalist sharks : Soviet animation vs. greed and ambition ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Just as America envisioned Communist threats during much of the 20th century, the specter of capitalism loomed large in the Soviet Cold War psyche. This program surveys Soviet animated propaganda, embodying that fiercely anti-capitalist spirit. Foreshadowing the space race, Interplanetary Revolution depicts a Communist triumph over free-market forces on Mars; China in Flames warns against capitalist interference in the Chinese Revolution; Shareholder proclaims the superiority of the Soviet economic system; and Proud Little Ship takes on capitalist aggression
Animated Soviet propaganda : from the October Revolution to Perestroika ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in Russian and held by 251 libraries worldwide
From the 1920s to the 1980s, the Soviet regime ordered the production of dozens of animated propaganda films. Their target audience was the Soviet Union itself, and their goal was to win the hearts and minds of the Soviet people. Commentary by leading Soviet film scholars
Masters of Russian animation ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 111 libraries worldwide
A collection of award-winning animated short films by Russia's world-renowned directors and artists made between 1979 and 1985
Masters of Russian animation ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in Russian and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A collection of award-winning animated short films by Russia's world-renowned directors and artists
Masters of Russian animation ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Russian and held by 90 libraries worldwide
A collection of animated short films by Soviet-era directors and artists
Masters of Russian animation ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A collection of award-winning animated short films made by Russia's world-renowned directors and artists between 1969 and 1978
Masters of Russian animation ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A collection of award-winning animated short films by Russia's world-renowned directors and artists
The complete works of Yuri Norstein ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in Russian and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Features animated shorts by Russian animator Yuri Norstein, including his first film, 25th : the first day, about the first day of the October Revolution, which combines poetry by Mayakovsky and music by Shostakovich with images and motifs inspired by the art of a number of Russia's leading avant-garde and post-revolutionary artists. Includes Battle of Kerjenets, which is based on a legendary Russian battle and features frescoes, icons, and Rimsky-Korsakov music, and several animated shorts based on Russian folk tales. Also presents Tale of tales, which weaves threads of realism and nostalgia around a popular Russian lullaby, Pablo Picasso's minotaur, and images of the lost glories of Alexander Pushkin and the golden age of Russian literature
The adventures of Cheburashka & friends ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in Russian and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Cheburashka, a loveable big-eared creature, and his friends, Crocodile Genady and Old Lady Shapokliak. These characters were based on books written by Eduard Uspensky, and are among the most popular ever created by Moscow's Soyuzmultfilm Studio
Stories from my childhood ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A brave young girl named Gerta defies danger in order to save her dear friend Kai from the cold but beautiful Snow Queen. (1st work) Enchantment, intrigue, adventure, love and loyalty are woven into this musical version of the tale of eleven Princes who are turned into swans by a witch's curse, and rescued by their brave sister Eliza. (2nd work) Danger and excitement await young Alice, her father, and Captain Jones after Grambo, a six-armed cyborg scientist, sends them to the Planet of the Captains to meet the famous Dr. Sputnik. (3rd work)
Animated Soviet propaganda. the shining future ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Soviet film studios worked hard to portray their government's system as idyllic and forward-looking. This program displays animated films designed to promote that utopian vision. Along with one of the earliest known examples of Soviet animation, there are films that praise the casting-off of antiquated traditions, the Soviet educational system, the achievements of Stalin's first five-year plan, and several rejoicing over the passing of Czarist imperialism and the establishment of a new, benevolent society
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Hitler's invasion of Russia and Germany's post-WWII partition inspired a great deal of animated Soviet propaganda. This program presents short films that disparage fascist aggression and America's supposed continuation of it. Some of them play on Russian fears of a reunited, vengeful, and American-supported Germany, while others celebrate the Young Pioneers, wherein brave and loyal Soviet children encounter and stand up to fascism
Stories from my childhood ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Russian version of the Cinderella fairy tale by Charles Perrault (1st work). An animated film based on movements from Modest P. Mussorgsky's symphony "Pictures from an exhibition" (2nd work). On New Year's Eve, young Christina is sent by her tyrannical stepmother to find flowers under the heavy snow for their imperious Queen. She succeeds with the help of the Twelve Months (3rd work). An elderly couple create a little girl out of snow and magic (4th work). A precocious girl is granted a magical flower with seven wishes. She wastes the first six wishes and is finally left with a single petal, which brings her only real reward - the meaning of friendship (5th work). Italian fairy tale about Antonio the lumberjack who after performing a kind deed for a forest fairy receives his every wish (6th work)
Stories from my childhood ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A wealthy merchant seeking a crimson flower for his youngest daughter encounters a hideous beast who demands the daughter in payment for the enchanted flower (1st work). Animated version of the classic Christmas tale, The nutcracker, with the music of P.I. Tchaikovsky (2nd work). The great Czar Saltan's bride bears a son, but the Queen's jealous mother has mother and son cast out to sea where they land on an island and are helped by an enchanted swan (3rd work). The old Czar Dadon makes a pact with a magician and falls in love with a beautiful and mysterious princess (4th work)
Stories from my childhood ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Presents short animated films based on a variety of fairy tales and stories
Animated Soviet propaganda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Just as America envisioned Communist threats during much of the 20th century, the specter of capitalism loomed large in the Soviet Cold War psyche. This program surveys Soviet animated propaganda embodying that fiercely anti-capitalist spirit and proclaiming the superiority of the Soviet economic system. Included are films that envision the exploration of Mars and the resultant Communist triumph over free-market forces, while warning against capitalist interference in China
Nu, pogodi! : 1-18 serii = I'll get you! : episodes 1-18 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Eighteen episodes of the Russian animated children's series "Nu, pogodi!" ("Just you wait!"), in which a wolf is foiled in his many attempts to catch a rabbit
Bremenskie muzykanty ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Russian and held by 31 libraries worldwide
"Bremenskie muzykanty" is a musical based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm about 4 animals who set out for the town of Bremen to start life anew as musicians and end up residing happily in the cottage of three robbers. "Po sledam Bremenskikh muzykantov" is a sequel to the 1st story that follows the adventures of Bremen characters. "Kot v sapogakh" is based on the fairy tale by Ch. Perrault about Puss in boots. "Gribok-Teremok" is a story about a mushroom that shelters animals from the rain. "Kot, kotoryĭ umel petʹ" is a story about a cat who knew how to sing and in the evening he would sing for his lady, cat who preferred to watch TV day and night
 
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Films by Jove (Firm)
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English (24)
Russian (20)
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