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Cohn, Arthur 1928-

Works: 63 works in 281 publications in 7 languages and 7,496 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Motion pictures  History  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  War films  Comedy films  Case studies  Interviews 
Roles: Producer, Author, Other, Actor, fmp, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Arthur Cohn
Most widely held works by Arthur Cohn
Central Station by Walter Salles( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew
Les choristes by Christophe Barratier( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in French and English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a teacher and amateur musician as he arrives at a boarding school for troubled boys in France soon after World War II. He forms a boys' choir and befriends a rebellious youth with an angelic voice and an outsider orphan while coping with the repressive environment instituted by the school's headmaster
One day in September by Kevin Macdonald( Visual )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the shocking and incredibly true story of the brutal massacre of 11 Israeli athletes by a team of extreme Palestinian terrorists during the 1972 Olympics in Munich, Germany. Told with actual video shot during the crisis
American dream( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American dream: After President Ronald Regan broke the air traffic controllers' strike in 1981, American corporations declared open season on organized labor. This Academy Award winner for best documentary in 1991 presents the true-life story of the 1985-1986 workers' strike against Geo. A. Hormel & Company in Austin, Minnesota. When Geo. A. Hormel & Company made $2 million in profits, then cut its workers' salaries by $2.00 an hour each, the workers had only one option: Go out on strike. This film is documents the workers efforts to retain these middle-class, blue-collar jobs from beginning to end
The garden of the Finzi-Continis by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italia en 1938, cuando los antisemíticos de Mussolini comenzaron aislar a los judíos de sus comunidades. Entre ellas estaba el Finzi-Continis, familia judía aristocrática forzada para que la primera vez reconozca el mundo más allá de su jardín
The children of Huang Shi by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's in war-torn China and inspired by true events. George Hogg is a young Englishman who leads sixty orphaned boys on an extraordinary journey of almost a thousand miles across the snow-bound Liu Pan Shan mountains to safety on the edge of the Mongolian desert. During his journey, George learns to rely on the support of Chen, the leader of a Chinese partisan group who becomes his closest friend. He soon finds himself falling in love with the Australian adventurer Lee, an unsentimental nurse. Along the way, Hogg befriends Madame Wang, an aristocratic survivor who has also been displaced by war. She helps the young Englishman, his friends and their sixty war orphans make their way to safety near the western end of the Great Wall of China
Abril despedaçado by Walter Salles( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Portuguese and English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two families, who both grow sugar cane, have been squabbling over the ownership of a piece of land for years. The disagreement then turned violent. The Breveses, a much smaller family, have been suffering more than their rivals and a steady drop in sugar prices has also left the family with little but their pride. When the eldest son of the Breves family is killed, his father orders his next-oldest son to kill one of the Ferreira boys. He finds himself questioning the wisdom of this bloody rivalry, and he ponders his fate while spending time with his younger brother
Black and white in color( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in French and English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black and white in color: A French colony in Africa's Ivory Coast discovers months after the fact that World War I has begun. Spurred on by a capricious patriotism, they figure they'll do their part by attacking the German colony up the river. After all, they have six rifles, and one of them is an automatic. So off to war they march -- or rather, their servants do, carrying the white folk on palanquins. They soon stop for a lovely picnic. When machine gun fire is heard in the distance, they run back to the safety of the colony. All goes well until a young geographer becomes the key strategist for the French, working with the local tribal chief and turning the old colonial social hierarchy on its head
Dangerous moves( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A senior Soviet chessmaster and his former star pupil, now a dissident living in exile, square off in a highly publicized chess tournament. Both become pawns in a much larger game, however
A Brief vacation( Visual )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in Italian and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara is a factory worker whose life has become exceedingly grim. She, her two children, and her husband are living with his family, while he is laid up (and off from his job) with a broken leg. Her brother-in-law is a lay-about; her peevish mother-in-law worships her sons and exploits Clara, the only working adult in the household. One day she passes out on the factory floor, and the National Health Service diagnosis of tuberculosis is justification for sending her to a sanatorium in the mountains. There she meets a young man, and falls desperately in love. If, as Appollinaire said, "Sickness is the vacation of the poor," what will happen when Clara is well?
Woman times seven : 7 stories of adultery by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of seven sexy stories of love and adultery set against a Paris backdrop. Widow, seductress, model wife, or passionate lover, Shirley Maclaine stars in the seven roles of a woman's life in seven sketches
Sunflower by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a married Italian couple who are separated by World War II and then meet again years later in Russia only to realize that they cannot recapture the past
Two bits by James Foley( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is August 26. It is 1933. During the heat of summer in an Italian neighborhood in South Philly, it is the day that La Paloma--the newest movie theater in the neighborhood--opens. Until 6 pm, there is a special rate: get in for only 25 cents. Movie-mad Gennaro sets out to get two bits, spending all day roaming the streets, looking for odd jobs that will pay enough for him to afford a matinee. Gennaro's quest takes place in an America where the only thing scarcer than money is employment. When he finds his pockets are still empty after a day of unforgettable adventures, his mischievous Grandpa offers him an intriguing bargain
Il giardino dei Finzi Contini = Le jardin des Finzi Contini by Vittorio De Sica( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in Italian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Italy in 1938, when Mussolini's anti-Semitic edicts began to isolate the Jews from their communities. Among them were the Finzi-Continis, an aristocratic Jewish family forced for the first time to acknowledge the world beyond its fenced garden
Unruheherd Mittlerer Osten by Arthur Cohn( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in German and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophia Loren award collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yesterday, today and tomorrow: three tales of women who use sex to get what they want out of the self-centered men in their lives
One day in September : DVD]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They were billed as the 'Olympics of Peace and Joy' but became the Olympics of terror--Munich 1972. An extreme Palestinian group called Black September held 11 Israeli athletes hostage in the Olympic village while the world looked on. Using extraordinary archive footage, music and interviews with those who took part (including the only surviving member of the Black September group), "One day in September" tells the dramatic story of what happened in Munich during those 21 hours"--Container
Russendisko( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three young Russian friends--Vladimir, Andrej and Mischa--move to Berlin just after the fall of the wall. Based on a best-selling German book, Russendisko is the story of their adventures in the city in the early 1990s."--Euronews
Escape from Huang Shi by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War 2 movie inspired by a true story. About young British journalist, George Hogg, who with the assistance of a courageous Australian nurse, saves a group of orphaned children during the Japanese occupation of China in 1937
Sophia Loren 4-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of Sophia Loren motion pictures. The history of Naples comes alive in the music and dance filled "Carosello Napoletano". In "Attila", Loren agrees to marry the Hun leader in order to save the Roman Empire. In "Madame Sans-Gêne", Loren plays the ex-laundress of Napoleon who falls for a sergeant in his army who goes missing. In "I girasoli", a newlywed in WWII is sent to the Russian front and turns up missing. Loren plays his wife, who years later finds out he is not dead
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The garden of the Finzi-Continis Il giardino dei Finzi Contini = Le jardin des Finzi Contini
The garden of the Finzi-ContinisThe children of Huang ShiBlack and white in colorIl giardino dei Finzi Contini = Le jardin des Finzi Contini
Alternative Names
Arthur Cohn film producer

Arthur Cohn filmproducent uit Zwitserland

Arthur Cohn producteur suisse de cinéma

Arthur Cohn produttore cinematografico svizzero

Arthur Cohn Schweizer Filmproduzent

Артур Кон

Արթուր Կոն

ארתור כהן

آرثر كوهن منتج أفلام سويسري

আর্থার কন

アーサー・コーン (映画プロデューサー)