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Afterlight
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directed by Deborah May, fl. 1993; composed by Erik Satie, 1866-1925; choreographed by Russell Maliphant, 1961-; designed by Stevie Stewart, 1958-, Michael Hulls, fl. 2000; produced by Suzanne Walker, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London and Axiom Films, in In the Spirit of Diaghilev (London, England: Marquee Arts, 2013), 15 mins
Sadler's Wells presents four pieces that pay tribute to Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev, to mark the centenary of Diaghilev's founding Les Ballets Russes. This legendary ensemble of dancers, composers, designers and artists all came together in the spirit of his famous challenge: "Surprise me!". His outlook revolutioni...
directed by Deborah May, fl. 1993; composed by Erik Satie, 1866-1925; choreographed by Russell Maliphant, 1961-; designed by Stevie Stewart, 1958-, Michael Hulls, fl. 2000; produced by Suzanne Walker, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London and Axiom Films, in In the Spirit of Diaghilev (London, England: Marquee Arts, 2013), 15 mins
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Almost Adult
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directed by Yousaf Ali Khan, fl. 2001; produced by Sally Hibbin, 1953- and Michael Reuter, fl. 2005, Parallax East and EuroArts; performed by Victoire Milandu, fl. 2006 and Ann Warungu, fl. 2003-2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2006), 1 hour 14 mins,
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Mamie and Shiku are two young African girls. Almost adults. One is 17 years old, the other is 13. These two minor refugees who arrived in England to get a better life become friends. But soon, administrative and police issues separate them. Mamie becomes a clandestine while Shiku's foster family makes her a maid....

directed by Yousaf Ali Khan, fl. 2001; produced by Sally Hibbin, 1953- and Michael Reuter, fl. 2005, Parallax East and EuroArts; performed by Victoire Milandu, fl. 2006 and Ann Warungu, fl. 2003-2006 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2006), 1 hour 14 mins,
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Balanchine Foundation Video Archives: DAME ALICIA MARKOVA Recreating Excerpts from Le Chant du Rossignol
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; composed by Igor Stravinsky, 1882-1971; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; performed by Dame Alicia Markova, 1910-2004 and Iohna Loots, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2008), 1 hour 54 mins
Dame Alicia Markova reconstructs George Balanchine's choreography for the role of the Nightingale, which she created in his ballet Le chant du rossignol (The song of the nightingale) for Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes in 1925. She begins by describing the action (based on the fairy tale by Hans Christian Anderse...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; composed by Igor Stravinsky, 1882-1971; choreographed by George Balanchine, 1904-1983; produced by Nancy Reynolds, fl. 1994; performed by Dame Alicia Markova, 1910-2004 and Iohna Loots, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: George Balanchine Foundation, 2008), 1 hour 54 mins
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Beethoven - Rondo Capriccioso: Rage over the Lost Penny Op. 129
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directed by Christopher Nupen, fl. 1967; composed by Ludwig van Beethoven, 1770-1827; produced by Allegro Films, London, England; performed by Evgeny Kissin, 1971-, in Evgeny Kissin at the Royal Albert Hall: The Encores (Guildford, England: Allegro Films, London, England, 1998), 7 mins
On the 10th of August 1997, Evgeny Kissin played the first solo recital in the 103-year history of the London Promenade Concerts. It was a Sunday afternoon in the second hottest August since records began but Kissin nevertheless drew the biggest Prom audience in all of those 103 years. As if that were not enough K...
directed by Christopher Nupen, fl. 1967; composed by Ludwig van Beethoven, 1770-1827; produced by Allegro Films, London, England; performed by Evgeny Kissin, 1971-, in Evgeny Kissin at the Royal Albert Hall: The Encores (Guildford, England: Allegro Films, London, England, 1998), 7 mins
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Being Julia
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directed by István Szabó, 1938-; produced by Robert Lantos, 1949-, Serendipity Point Films, First Choice Films, Hogarth Productions and Myriad Pictures; performed by Annette Bening, 1958-, Jeremy Irons, 1948- and Shaun Evans, 1980- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 44 mins,
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BEING JULIA based on W. Somerset Maugham's "Theatre" and adapted by Academy Award Winner Ronald Harwood ("The Pianist"), is an intoxicating combination of wicked comedy and smart drama, starring Annette Bening as the beautiful and beguiling actress Julia Lambert.  In London in 1938, Julia Lambert is at her peak,...
directed by István Szabó, 1938-; produced by Robert Lantos, 1949-, Serendipity Point Films, First Choice Films, Hogarth Productions and Myriad Pictures; performed by Annette Bening, 1958-, Jeremy Irons, 1948- and Shaun Evans, 1980- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 44 mins,
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Beyond the Rocks
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directed by Sam Wood, 1883-1949; produced by Jesse L. Lasky, 1880-1958, Famous Players Film Corporation; performed by Rudolph Valentino, 1895-1926, Gloria Swanson, 1899-1983 and Edythe Chapman, 1863-1948 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2006), 1 hour 20 mins,
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Beyond the Rocks, the silent romance starring film legends Gloria Swanson and Rudolph Valentino was long considered one of the great "lost" films from the Hollywood golden age, only a one-minute fragment was known to exist in the Nederlands Filmmuseum.

Lost for over eighty years, film cataloguers at the Nederlands...

directed by Sam Wood, 1883-1949; produced by Jesse L. Lasky, 1880-1958, Famous Players Film Corporation; performed by Rudolph Valentino, 1895-1926, Gloria Swanson, 1899-1983 and Edythe Chapman, 1863-1948 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2006), 1 hour 20 mins,
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The Biter Bit
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produced by Bamforth Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1899), 1 min
In this short, silent film comedy from Bamforth Films, a man hiding behind a bush plays a practical trick on a gardener watering a lawn by kinking his hose and then releasing the kink so that the gardener is sprayed with water. The gardener finds the man and chases him.
produced by Bamforth Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1899), 1 min
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Blackpool Victoria Pier
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produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (United Kingdom: British Film Institute, 2008), 16 secs

Blackpool's striking Victoria Pier opened in 1893, just in time to cater for a boom in visitors with more leisure time on their hands. The film shows holidaymakers promenading in Sunday best and parasols, circling past the camera to make sure their faces are in shot. The film would have been shown repeatedly, foll...

produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (United Kingdom: British Film Institute, 2008), 16 secs
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Bon Voyage
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directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980; produced by Phoenix and United Kingdom. Cabinet Office; performed by John Blythe, 1921-1993 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1944), 26 mins,
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Bon Voyage is a taut, absorbing drama of wartime espionage and murder, made in 1944 to aid the war effort. But when British government officials saw the film, directed by cinema genius Alfred Hitchcock, they labeled it "inflammatory", shelved it, and tried to forget it was ever made.

Bon Voyage

A Scottish RAF air...

directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980; produced by Phoenix and United Kingdom. Cabinet Office; performed by John Blythe, 1921-1993 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1944), 26 mins,
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Borrowers, Series 1, episode 4
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directed by John Henderson, 1949-; produced by Grainne Marmion, fl. 1988-2016, Working Title Films; performed by Sir Ian Holm, 1931-, Dame Penelope Wilton, 1946-, Rebecca Callard, 1975-, Paul Cross, fl. 1992 and Siân Phillips, 1933-, in Borrowers (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992, originally published 1952), 28 mins,
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When you're only 15cm high the world is a pretty frightening place! Meet Pod, Homily and Arrietty Clock - those tiny people who live under your floorboards. They exist by 'borrowing' everyday items from you that you wouldn't even miss! You will never know they're there unless they're careless and let you see them...

directed by John Henderson, 1949-; produced by Grainne Marmion, fl. 1988-2016, Working Title Films; performed by Sir Ian Holm, 1931-, Dame Penelope Wilton, 1946-, Rebecca Callard, 1975-, Paul Cross, fl. 1992 and Siân Phillips, 1933-, in Borrowers (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1992, originally published 1952), 28 mins,
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