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DVD's: Fine Art

RU Library - Level 1

The art of Ama Ata Aidoo

Representation and the Media

Produced and directed by Sut Jhally
Media Education Foundation 2002


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A BB/Discovery Channel co-production 2004

Written and presented by Alan Yentob

Private life of a masterpiece

Fulmar Television & Film productions for BBC Wales 2008

Donatello, 1386-1466 : the first modern sculptor

A BBC Television Production 2008

In association with RM Arts

Vincent : the life and death of Vincent Van Gogh

Written and directed by Paul Cox 2005

In the footsteps of Van Gogh

A film by Dominik Rimbault 2007

Kazimir Malevich

Directed by Barrie Gavin and Reiner E Moritz 2010

William Eggleston

A Michael Almereyda film 2005


A film by Julian Schnabel 2003

Written and directed by Julian Schnabel

Roy Lichtenstein

Produced and directed by Chris Hunt 2007

Contemporary Chinese art Part 1 & 2

Presented by the China Institute 2007

The genius of photography : how photography has changed our lives

Wall to Wall Media 2009

Directed by Chris Rodley and Deborah Lee

Claes Oldenburg

This film takes viewers to the artist's New York studio, the Guggenheim Museum, and Petaluma, California, for the construction of Giant Houseball. Art dealers, art critics, and contemporaries Jim Dine and Roy Lichtenstein discuss the man and his art

Women bathing

Films for Humanities and Sciences 2001

The Victorian Nude

Produced by Illuminations with Tate Britain 2004

The artist and the model : an age-old couple

Palette production 2005

Vermeer : light, love, and silence

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Written, directed and produced by Michael Gill 2008

Three colours C├ęzanne

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A BBC RM Arts co-production 1996


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Directed by Andre S Labarthe 2010

A co-production of RM Arts


Stelarc : the body is obsolete


Contemporary Arts Media 2005

Andy Warhol

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Produced and directed by Kim Evans 2004

Edited and presented by Melvyn Bragg

Christo and Jeanne-Claude's The gates

A film by Antonio Ferrera, Albert and David Maysles and Matthew Prinzing 2010

The luggage is still labeled : blackness in South African art

A film by Vuyile C. Voyiya and Julie L. McGee 2003

Hockney at the Tate

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Produced and directed by Alan Benson 2002

Bill Viola : the eye of the heart

"A pioneer of video art in the 1970s, Bill Viola has spent three decades creating evocative motion-picture and sound installations. This program gets inside his creative process, recording his reflections on his life and work."

Christo and Jeanne-Claude's The gates

Starting with an original attempt in 1979, this film documents the ambitions, planning, and ultimate achievement of Christo's project to install a series of cloth-hung gates in Central Park

Otto Dix : the painter is the eyes of the world

The Black Power mixtape

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Produced by Annika Rogell

Women without men

Director, Shirin Neshat in collaboration with Shoja Azari 2012

How Art made the world

BBC/KCET Hollywood co-production 2005

Series producer Mark Hedgecoe

Realism : the artistic form of the truth

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Directed by Layla Salem 2007


Renoir landscapes

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 Written and narrated by Michael Wilson 2007

Produced by the National Gallery Audio Visual Unit

La place du mort (Courbet)

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A M'O, Sept-Arte, Palette Production ; réalsation, Alain Jaubert 2003

Marc Chagall

Produced and directed by Kim Evans 2007

Frida Kahlo

A RM Arts production 2008

A film by Eila Herschon and Roberto Guerra

Simon Schama's Power of art

A BBC/Thirteen WNet New York co-production 2006

Written and presented by Simon Schama


Produced by Stephanie Martinez-Campeau [et al.] 2005

Written and directed by Mick Davis


The power of art : women's voices in Africa

Claudine Pommier 2007

Art 21 : art in the 21st century Seasons 1 - 6

Series created by Susan Sollins and Susan Dowling 2001-2012

Francis Bacon

A film by David Hinton 2007

Jackson Pollack

The American painter Jackson Pollock was a leading figure of the Abstract Expressionist movement. A vigorous innovator, famous for his "drip-and-splash" action paintings, he also became legendary for his drinking bouts and premature death in a car crash. This video film presents a full biographical critique of his achievement