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Le Tourbillon de la Passion: Le rêve d'un philanthrope
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directed by Barbara Willis Sweete, fl. 1979-2017; produced by Gerry Flahive, fl. 1981-2017, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2009), 7 mins
In director Barbara Willis Sweete's film, philanthropist James Fleck's own passion takes flight, with a little help from some of Canada's most prominent artists, including cellist Shauna Rolston, Shakespearean actor Albert Schultz, and prima ballerina Karen Kain. Under their expert guidance, Fleck gets to experien...
directed by Barbara Willis Sweete, fl. 1979-2017; produced by Gerry Flahive, fl. 1981-2017, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2009), 7 mins
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Arena, The Grateful and the Dead
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directed by Jeremy Marre; produced by Jeremy Marre, Harcourt Films; performed by Grateful Dead, in Arena (England: Arts Council England, 1993), 1 hour
Phil Lesh (b.1940), Jerry Garcia (1942-1995), and Bob Weir (b.1947), members of American Pop group, the Grateful Dead, describe the work of their Rex Foundation in financing British composers like Bernard Stevens (1916-1983), Michael Finnissy (b.1946), Havergal Brian (1876-1972), Richard Barrett (b.1959), and Chri...
directed by Jeremy Marre; produced by Jeremy Marre, Harcourt Films; performed by Grateful Dead, in Arena (England: Arts Council England, 1993), 1 hour
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The Concert Man
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directed by Tony Ianzelo, 1935-; produced by Dorothy Courtois Lecour, fl. 1982, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1982), 28 mins
Maurice Zbriger, violinist, composer and dreamer, brought his music to Montrealers for over half a century. He hired musicians and singers and conducted them in free concerts financed with income from his ownership of Schwartz's, the famous smoked meat restaurant. The Concert Man looks at Zbriger's life, his passi...
directed by Tony Ianzelo, 1935-; produced by Dorothy Courtois Lecour, fl. 1982, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1982), 28 mins
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Festival in Puerto Rico
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directed by Roman Kroitor and Wolf Koenig, fl. 1961; produced by Tom Daly, 1918-2011, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1961), 27 mins
Canadian contralto Maureen Forrester sings at the Festival Casals, a musical event founded by the great Spanish cellist and conductor, Pablo Casals, and sponsored annually by the Puerto Rican government. The film provides many informal glimpses of the Caribbean island and of Miss Forrester and her husband, violini...
directed by Roman Kroitor and Wolf Koenig, fl. 1961; produced by Tom Daly, 1918-2011, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1961), 27 mins
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