A Happy End

Cennarium
Show More

Related videos

Martha Graham Dance Company
Described by The Washington Post as "one of the seven wonders of the artistic universe", this groundbreaking and celebrated company is embracing a new vision that showcases masterpieces by Martha Graham, her peers and their successors as well as newly commissioned works by contemporary artists. Program includes a rare staging…
Dangerous Liaisons
The renowned German author duo Wolfgang Adenberg and Marc Schubring has transformed the highly malicious novel of the French writer Pierre Choderlos de Laclos into a thrilling new musical, staged by Josef E. Kopplinger and West End star Adam Cooper -- highly captivating in the beautiful rococo ambience of the…
The Dog in the Manger
Set in Naples, the action narrates the story of Diana, the beautiful and stubborn countess of Belflor who is hassled by various aristocratic suitors. However, one night, when she sees her secretary making love with her favorite lady-in-waiting, she falls madly in love with him and a love triangle begins.
The Liar
A famous comedy written in 1750 by the great Italian playwright Carlo Goldoni, a modern author with flashes of true contemporaneity. The protagonist, Lelio, is a boaster and a liar, but he is essentially an outcast, the victim of a society that is too serious, too greedy and incapable of…
The Seagull
This is a sequel to Anton Chekhov's famous play by the bestselling writer Boris Akunin. The play starts where Chekkov's ended: with the death of Konstantin Gavrilovich. However, what if he did not commit suicide and was murdered instead? And who did it? Akunin offers as many answers as there…
The Last Happy Day - An Essay on the Destructive Power of War
A portrait of a doctor who saw the worst of society. The Last Happy Day is an experimental documentary portrait of Sandor (Alexander) Lenard, a Hungarian medical doctor and a distant cousin of filmmaker Lynne Sachs. In 1938 Lenard, a writer with a Jewish background, fled the Nazis to a…
Victor Young Perez
This film tells the incredible true story of a Tunisian Jewish boxer who became the World Flyweight Champion in 1931 and 1932. His romance with the French-Italian actress Mireille Balin increased his fame but because of his Jewish heritage, Perez was arrested in Paris on September 21, 1943 and transported…
The Actress - Die Schauspielerin
Maria, a rising theater star in Nazi Germany, is in love with Mark, a Jewish actor. She accepts her dream job at a theater in Munich, while Mark is banned from performing--except at the Jewish Kulturbund Theatre in Berlin. Maria discovers she is unable to live without Mark, but the…
Professor Mamlock
A Jewish chief surgeon in Berlin, Professor Mamlock believes in reason, humanism and his country. As 1933 begins, he remains blind to the increasing anti-Semitism around him. He is troubled by those with opposing political views and throws his communist-leaning son out of the house. And he cannot believe that…
Fuhrer Cult and Megalomania
"Even the pyramids," Hitler told his protege, architect Albert Speer, "will be dwarfed by the stone and concrete masses I plan to erect." By early in the twentieth century Nuremberg was regarded as the most anti-Semitic city in Europe. By 1929 Hitler had decided to make Nuremberg the "City of…
Getting (More of) What You Want - Negotiating Deals Big and Small
Part of the Series: Stanford Executive Briefings
Program Highlights
  • Negotiations as collaborative events.
  • Three negotiating tools that are almost never used to their potential.
  • The surprising advantage gained by focusing your counterpart's attention on his or her alternatives.
A negotiation is not a battle. That's how Professors Neale and Lys begin this presentation, explaining that…
The Last Flight of Petr Ginz
By 14 he had written five novels and penned a diary about the Nazi occupation of Prague. By 16 he had produced 170 drawings and paintings, edited an underground magazine in the Jewish ghetto, written numerous short stories and had walked to the gas chamber at Auschwitz. Slight and stoop-shouldered,…