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Kove, Torill

Overview
Works: 52 works in 90 publications in 5 languages and 1,621 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Short films  Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Documentary films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Experimental films 
Roles: Director, Animator , Author of screenplay, Illustrator, Author, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.A1, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Torill Kove
 
Most widely held works by Torill Kove
A collection of 2006 Academy Award nominated short films( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short films nominated for the 79th annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short
John Jensen feels different by Henrik Hovland( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Norwegian and English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Jensen, a crocodile, cannot quite understand why he feels so different from everyone else, but a kindly doctor reassures him that no one is exactly the same as anyone else
The Danish poet by Torill Kove( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Danish Poet asks whether our lives are just coincidence <U+2013> or do little things really matter? The 15-minute film follows a poet whose creative well has run dry, on a holiday to Norway to meet the author Sigrid Undset. As his quest for inspiration unfolds, it appears that a spell of bad weather, an angry dog, slippery barn planks, a careless postman, hungry goats and other seemingly unrelated factors might play important roles in the big scheme of things after all
Shorts HD presents The Oscar winning short films collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Oscar-winning short films
My grandmother ironed the King's shirts( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One particular story that Torill Kove's grandmother told her about ironing the shirts for the King of Norway is told in this animated film
Hocus pocus Alfie Atkins( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie believes he is big enough to get his own dog since he has started school and is about to turn seven, but his dad still thinks he's too small for such a big responsibility. Alfie does everything he can to convince dad that he is wrong, but it isnt that easy for a little boy who still uses an imaginary friend to solve his problems. Alfie's hope is renewed when he encounters a real-life magician. Maybe he can get a dog through magic, he thinks, and jumps enthusiastically into the fantastic world of magic. But eventually Alfie is forced to acknowledge that real problems cant be solved through magic. When his dream finally comes true in a way he could never have imagined, it almost seems like magic after all
My grandmother ironed the King's shirts : also featuring, Black soul. Shipwrecked( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"My grandmother ironed the King's shirts: Based on a story her grandmother told her, Norwegian director Torill Kove weaves a fantastic tale of intrigue and personal mythmaking ; Black soul: ... an exhilarating voyage through the defining moments of black history in this wordless testament of the heart and soul of a people ; Shipwrecked: A castaway's efforts to make contact with would-be rescuers finally leads to his discovery, but his savior has plans of his own ..."--Container
And the winner is-- = Et le gagnant est--( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four of the National Film Board of Canada's most recent Academy Award-winning and nominated films, plus three bonus shorts
The animation show of shows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

v.36. The Pearce sisters: "Two weather-beaten old spinsters get a brief reprieve from their miserable existence when the sea offers up a handsome, but half-drowned, man"--Container. The spine: ""Psychological study [that looks] at the ways individuals evolve, adapt and break"--Container. Fifty percent grey: "A bloodied soldier awakens in a grey, deserted plane, where, to his horror, a television welcomes him to heaven"--Container
The Danish poet : also featuring, Volgens de vogels. Vive la rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Danish poet: ... a spell of bad weather, an angry dog, slippery barn planks, a careless postman, hungry goats and other seemingly unrelated factors all come together to shape a young poet's destiny ; Volgens de vogels: ... the morning dawn reveals the awakening of the birds, who fill the woods with their avian rituals, strange movements and ethereal sounds ; Vive la rose: Based on a song by Newfoundland musician Émile Benoit ... this moving tale of tragic love finds a simple man raising his voice in melancholy farewell to his beloved"--Container
The animation show of shows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

v.8. Strange invaders: "A couple's dream of having a child seemingly comes true with the arrival of a strange visitor, but the exact nature of the new addition is open to question"--Container. Run of the mill: "A young boy creates an insular world that his increasingly desperate parents are unable to penetrate ... [a] cautionary tale about the seductive power of drugs"--Container. Falling in love again: "Based on the popular song (as performed by Marlene Dietrich) ... 3-D film [that] explodes and celebrates the clichés and myths of human passion"--Container
Tall tales and true stories( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(5th story) "Traditional folklore takes a wry turn in this tale of a carved wooden puppet that lacks mobility and human consciousness"--Container
Hot house 4 : [chance encounter]( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intensive apprenticeship in real-world animation filmmaking, Hothouse takes a handful of promising filmmakers, plants them in the NFB's English Animation Studio and gives them 12 weeks to create a very short film. In this fourth edition of the Animation Hothouse, six Canadians and two Brazilians each make a film on the theme "A Chance Encounter."
Vom ersten Mann, der auf den Mond pinkelte nach einer wahren Geschichte ... und ein paar losen Gerüchten( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johannes Jensen opplever et mirakel by Henrik Hovland( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Danish and Norwegian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hokus Pokus, Willi Wiberg( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willi wünscht sich nichts sehnlicher als einen kleinen Hund. Doch sein Vater findet, Willi sei mit seinen 5 Jahren zu jung für so viel Verantwortung. Ob der zaubernde Nachbar Willi helfen kann?
Me and My Moulton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This animated short by Torill Kove marks the NFB's 73rd Oscar® nomination! With a bright palette and witty dialogue, the film tells the charming story of a seven-year-old girl and her sisters, who ask for a bicycle knowing full well that their loving yet unconventional parents will likely disappoint them."--National Film Board of Canada www.nfb.ca/film/me_and_my_moulton, viewed 9/24/2015
Den danske dikteren by Torill Kove( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Norwegian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animation show of shows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1998, The Animation Show of Shows has selected the best in animated short films from the world's most renowned animation festivals and presented them at the major animation studios to inspire their animators and directors. Now for the first time, the films featured in The Animation Show of Shows are available in this special DVD collection along with some of the most memorable animated short films of all time
Johannes Jensen og kærligheden by Henrik Hovland( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Danish and Norwegian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Kuve, Turill

Torill Kove Canadees animatrice

Torill Kove Norwegian-Canadian animator and film director

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