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Michael Nyman [videorecording] : composer in progress / a production of Monarda Arts ; co-produced by Arthaus Musik, WDR, in collaboration with ARTE ; a film by Silvia Beck ; director, Silvia Beck ; writer, Silvia Beck, Oliver Becker ; producer, Torsten Bönnhoff, Erwin Stürzer.

Beck, Silvia, 1959- (Director, Screenwriter). Becker, Oliver, 1967- (Screenwriter). Bönnhoff, Torsten. (Producer). Stürzer, Erwin. (Producer). Nyman, Michael. (Added Author). Monarda Arts (Firm) (Production personnel). Arthaus Musik (Firm) (Production personnel). Westdeutscher Rundfunk. (Production personnel). Association relative à la télévision européenne. (Production personnel). "A portrait by Silvia Beck."--Container. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center Annex DVD (Box 13) 37684001082507 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Germany] : Arthaus Musik, c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Program notes by Hella-Brit Giese, in German with English and French translations (15 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Nyman's life and work -- The draughtsman's contract -- On his traces in Poland and Great Britain -- Steve Reich about Michael Nyman -- Compositions for The ogre & The piano -- Photography and video art -- The Michael Nyman Band -- Witness I, a film by Michael Nyman -- The Michael Nyman Festival, Groningen/Netherlands -- First Film- and Photography-Exhibition videofile -- At BBC Proms.
Participant or Performer Note:
"A portrait by Silvia Beck."--Container.
Summary, etc.:
Nyman, who has composed music for various films, is shown in the process of becoming a filmmaker himself.
System Details Note:
DVD; widescreen (16:9) presentation; PCM stereo; region 0; NTSC.
Language Note:
In English with optional subtitles in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, and Chinese.
Subject: Nyman, Michael.
Composers > England > Biography.
Motion picture producers and directors > England > Biography.
Compositoras (Música) > Biografía.
Arte de escribir para el cine.
Genre: Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.

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