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Black Arts Video Project, Employing the Image: Making spaces for ourselves
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directed by Amanda Holiday, fl. 1989; produced by Jennie Russell, fl. 1989, Black Arts Video Project, in Black Arts Video Project (England: Arts Council England, 1989), 28 mins
A look at the ways in which five young black and Asian British artists, (Simone Alexander, Zarina Bhimji (b. Uganda, 1963), Sonia Boyce (b.1962), Allan De Souza, and Keith Piper (b. Malta, 1960)) produce issue-based work, and a critique of contemporary art practice.
directed by Amanda Holiday, fl. 1989; produced by Jennie Russell, fl. 1989, Black Arts Video Project, in Black Arts Video Project (England: Arts Council England, 1989), 28 mins
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Colour of Britain
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directed by Pratibha Parmar, fl. 1989; produced by Debra Hauer, fl. 1987, Hauer Rawlence Productions (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1994), 50 mins
Successful British-Asian artists offer controversial new ideas of what it means to be British and, by extension, what constitutes British art. Features artists Sutapa Biswas, Chilla Burman, Zarina Bhimji, sculptor Anish Kapoor, theatre director Jatinder Verma, choreographer Shobana Jeyasingh, and critics Paul Gilr...
directed by Pratibha Parmar, fl. 1989; produced by Debra Hauer, fl. 1987, Hauer Rawlence Productions (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1994), 50 mins
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Da Vinci: The Lost Treasure
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presented by Fiona Bruce, 1964-; produced by Roger Parsons and Julian Birkett, fl. 1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 51 mins
Leonardo da Vinci is considered by many to be one of the greatest artists who ever lived. Yet his reputation rests on only a handful of pictures - including the world's most famous painting, the Mona Lisa. As the National Gallery in London prepares to open its doors on a remarkable exhibition of Leonardo's work,...
presented by Fiona Bruce, 1964-; produced by Roger Parsons and Julian Birkett, fl. 1997 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 51 mins
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Pre-Raphaelite Revolt
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directed by David Thompson, fl. 1966; produced by Anne Balfour Fraser, 1923-2016, Samaritan Film and Arts Council of Great Britain (England: Arts Council England, 1967), 29 mins
A history of the British Pre-Raphaelite painting movement, which flourished from 1848 until around 1860.
directed by David Thompson, fl. 1966; produced by Anne Balfour Fraser, 1923-2016, Samaritan Film and Arts Council of Great Britain (England: Arts Council England, 1967), 29 mins
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Sister Wendy's Grand Tour, Episode 6
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produced by Randall Wright, in Sister Wendy's Grand Tour (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 10 mins
Sister Wendy Beckett, hermit nun with a roguish smile and a most unorthodox passion for art, has been lauded in the press as, 'the best talker on art since Lord Clark gave us Civilisation'. In this episode, she journeys to Berlin for great examples of German art.
produced by Randall Wright, in Sister Wendy's Grand Tour (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 10 mins
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Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 7, Revolution
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produced by John Silver, in Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 29 mins
Sister Wendy Beckett visits the world's art galleries to tell the history of painting. Even the most familiar of paintings take on a vivid new lease of life when viewed through this art enthusiast's eyes. In this episode, paintings from the era of the French Revolution are discussed.
produced by John Silver, in Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 29 mins
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Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 8, Impressions of Light
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in Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 29 mins
From cave painting to the present day, Giotto and Michaelangelo to Cézanne and Jackson Pollock, Sister Wendy visits the world's art galleries to tell the history of painting. Even the most familiar of paintings take on a vivid new lease of life when viewed through this art enthusiast's eyes. In this episode, Sist...
in Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 29 mins
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Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright
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directed by Murray Grigor, 1939-; produced by Barbara Grigor, 1944-1994 and Murray Grigor, 1939-, Arts Council of Great Britain and ABC Video Enterprises (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 1 hour 15 mins
A survey of the life and work of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), designer of the “prairie” house and the “Usonian” house; commentary includes the voice of Wright himself.
directed by Murray Grigor, 1939-; produced by Barbara Grigor, 1944-1994 and Murray Grigor, 1939-, Arts Council of Great Britain and ABC Video Enterprises (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 1 hour 15 mins
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The Impersonation. Apropos the disappearance of Reginald Pepper
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directed by Christopher Mason, fl. 1970 and Noël Burch, 1932-; produced by Fizz Oliver, fl. 1981, Arbor International (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1984), 55 mins
This documentary is about the so-called disappearance of Reginald Pepper, a fictional character and an art phenomenon during the seventies created by artist Joanna Carrington.
directed by Christopher Mason, fl. 1970 and Noël Burch, 1932-; produced by Fizz Oliver, fl. 1981, Arbor International (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1984), 55 mins
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Mantegna. The Triumph of Caesar.
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directed by Dudley Shaw Ashton, fl. 1970; produced by Fizz Oliver, fl. 1981, Balfour Films (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1973), 21 mins
An analysis of the nine images in the tempera series by Italian Renaissance artist, Andrea Mantegna (1431-1506), after their restoration by John Brearley.
directed by Dudley Shaw Ashton, fl. 1970; produced by Fizz Oliver, fl. 1981, Balfour Films (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1973), 21 mins
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