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The Resource Joffrey : mavericks of American dance, Lakeview Films in association with Ocean Pictures present a Jay Alix & Harold Ramis film ; producers, Una Jackman & Erica Mann Ramis ; written and directed by Bob Hercules, (videorecording DVD)

Joffrey : mavericks of American dance, Lakeview Films in association with Ocean Pictures present a Jay Alix & Harold Ramis film ; producers, Una Jackman & Erica Mann Ramis ; written and directed by Bob Hercules, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Joffrey : mavericks of American dance
Title
Joffrey
Title remainder
mavericks of American dance
Statement of responsibility
Lakeview Films in association with Ocean Pictures present a Jay Alix & Harold Ramis film ; producers, Una Jackman & Erica Mann Ramis ; written and directed by Bob Hercules
Contributor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Film distributor
Film editor
Interviewee
Narrator
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • ger
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Chronicles the story of the Joffrey Ballet, from its founding in 1956 to the present. The film describes how the company repeatedly resurrected itself after devastating financial and artistic setbacks and how the company introduced cutting-edge choreographers such as Twyla Tharp, Laura Dean, and Margo Sappington to a larger audience. Featuring excerpts from Joffrey's seminal works Astarte, Trinity and Billboards and their breakthrough collaborations
Awards note
Talking Pictures Film Festival, official selection; San Francisco Dance Film Festival, closing night; Dance on Camera Film Festival, opening night; Sarasota Film Festival, official selection.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Michael Swanson, Keith Walker ; editor, Melissa Sterne ; music composer, Mark Bandy
Dewey number
792.809773/11
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in Spanish, German, and French; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
GV1786.J64
LC item number
J64 2012
PerformerNote
Narrator, Mandy Patinkin ; participants, Kevin McKenzie, Helgi Tomasson, Lar Lubovitch, Ashley C. Wheater, Gary Chryst, Trinette Singleton, Anna Kisselgoff, Adam Sklute, Christian Holder, Dermot Burke, Paul Sutherland, Françoise Martinet, Brunilda Ruiz, Jonathan Watts, Diane Consoer, Charthel Arthur, Maia Wilkins, Fabrice Calmels, Sasha Anawalt, Hedy Weiss
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1943-
  • 1942-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hercules, Bob
  • Alix, Jay
  • Ramis, Harold
  • Jackman, Una
  • Ramis, Erica Mann
  • Patinkin, Mandy
  • Swanson, Michael
  • Walker, Keith
  • Sterne, Melissa
  • Bandy, Mark
  • McKenzie, Kevin
  • Lubovitch, Lar
  • Wheater, Ashley
  • Tomasson, Helgi
  • Chryst, Gary
  • Singleton, Trinette
  • Kisselgoff, Anna
  • Sklute, Adam
  • Holder, Christian
  • Burke, Dermot
  • Sutherland, Paul
  • Martinet, Françoise
  • Ruiz, Brunilda
  • Watts, Jonathan
  • Consoer, Diane
  • Arthur, Charthel
  • Wilkins, Maia
  • Calmels, Fabrice
  • Anawalt, Sasha
  • Weiss, Hedy
  • Lakeview Films
  • Ocean Films
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joffrey Ballet
  • Joffrey Ballet
  • Ballet companies
  • Ballet
  • Ballet
  • Ballet companies
  • Ballet
  • Illinois
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Joffrey : mavericks of American dance, Lakeview Films in association with Ocean Pictures present a Jay Alix & Harold Ramis film ; producers, Una Jackman & Erica Mann Ramis ; written and directed by Bob Hercules, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Official movie website lists production company as: Ocean Films
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • "The first film to tell the story of the groundbreaking dance company"--Container
  • Bonus features: The making of the film -- The making of Altman's The company -- The tragic death of Max Zomosa -- The Green table rehearsal
Accompanying material
1 booklet (12 unnumbered pages : portraits (some color) ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus features: The making of the film -- The making of Altman's The company -- The tragic death of Max Zomosa -- The Green table rehearsal
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Isbn
9781422918869
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685270783
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
NNVG270780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3081404
  • (OCoLC)794788203
  • (OCoLC)ocn794788203
  • 2872485
  • 3081404
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital stereo or Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Joffrey : mavericks of American dance, Lakeview Films in association with Ocean Pictures present a Jay Alix & Harold Ramis film ; producers, Una Jackman & Erica Mann Ramis ; written and directed by Bob Hercules, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Official movie website lists production company as: Ocean Films
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • "The first film to tell the story of the groundbreaking dance company"--Container
  • Bonus features: The making of the film -- The making of Altman's The company -- The tragic death of Max Zomosa -- The Green table rehearsal
Accompanying material
1 booklet (12 unnumbered pages : portraits (some color) ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus features: The making of the film -- The making of Altman's The company -- The tragic death of Max Zomosa -- The Green table rehearsal
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Isbn
9781422918869
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685270783
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
NNVG270780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3081404
  • (OCoLC)794788203
  • (OCoLC)ocn794788203
  • 2872485
  • 3081404
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital stereo or Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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