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Knef, Hildegard 1925-2002

Works: 556 works in 1,345 publications in 11 languages and 7,290 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Biography  Filmed operas  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Creator, Other, Contributor, Honoree, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Hildegard Knef
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Most widely held works by Hildegard Knef
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

62 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous writer, recovering from injuries on east Africa's Mount Kilimanjaro, reflects on whether any meaning can be found in his life
Die mörder sind unter uns = The murderers are among us by Wolfgang Staudte( Visual )

62 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1945, after three years in a concentration camp, the artist Susanne Wallner (Hildegard Knef) returns to a Berlin in ruins. Shot in the rubble of Berlin just a year after WWII, The Murderers Are among Us was the first film made in Germany after the war and has since become a classic antifascist and rubble film. Its film noir style successfully blends German expressionism with striking neorealism. Despite Susanne's unspeakable experiences, she is filled with a renewed desire for life. When she goes back to her old apartment, she learns Dr. Hans Mertens (Ernst Wilhelm Borchert) has taken up residence there. He is a physician and a former officer in the German army, who is haunted by the memory of the execution of 121 Polish civilians, which he did nothing to prevent. Under Susanne's care, the broken man gathers new strength and courage. Then, by chance, Mertens meets his former captain and decides to take the law into his own hands
Silk stockings : an original cast recording by Cole Porter( Recording )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decision before dawn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US Army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two German prisoners to gather information
Fedora by Billy Wilder( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck filmmaker hopes to revive his career by luring a reclusive Golden-Age actress out of her Mediterranean retirement. Instead, he unwittingly enters a snake pit of people who will do anything to preserve the actress' bizarre secret
Der geschenkte Gaul : Bericht aus einem Leben by Hildegard Knef( Book )

63 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de Duitse filmactrice en zangeres (geb. 1925), die een beeld geeft van haar jeugd voor en tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog in Berlijn en van haar carrière in Amerika en Duitsland
Das Urteil : oder, Der Gegenmensch by Hildegard Knef( Book )

25 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Duitse filmactrice en zangeres (geb. 1925) vertelt het relaas van de tientallen operaties die zij onderging en beschrijft - in de vorm van een aanklacht - haar ervaringen in ziekenhuizen en met medici
Ich brauch Tapetenwechsel by Hildegard Knef( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in German and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flügel und Fesseln = The future of Emily( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping drama of family relationships of three generations of females. Isabelle returns home to visit her daughter, but is followed by her smitten co-star. The situation sets off a volatile 24 hours as long-smoldering resentments surface
Hildegard Knef : Hilde live live in der Hamburger Musikhalle 1986( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nachdem der Film HILDE den Namen Hildegard Knef wieder in aller Munde gebracht hat, präsentieren wir hier nun eines der raren Live-Konzerte der Knef. 1986 präsentierte sie in der Hamburger Liederhalle ihre unnachahmlich gesungenen Chansons zum letzten Mal in ursprünglicher Form - vor ihrem Facelifting, aus dem sie nie ein Geheimnis machte. "Für mich solls rote Rosen regnen", "Berlin, Dein Gesicht hat Sommersprossen", "Mäckie Messer", "Er war nie ein Kavalier" und viele andere unvergessene Hits der Knef sind auf diesem Album versammelt
The gift horse; report on a life by Hildegard Knef( Book )

52 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van Duitse zangeres en actrice Hildegard Knef (1926-2002). Uitvoerig beschrijft ze haar vriendschap met Marlene Dietrich en haar samenwerking met Cole Porter. Ook Tyrone Power behoorde tot haar vriendenkring
Die 3groschenoper = The threepenny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic musical satire set amongst the criminal element of Victorian London involves the charismatic criminal Macheath, known as " Mack the Knife." The complications arise when he weds Polly Peachum, the daughter of "London's Beggar King" a sort of pimp of the destitute
Die Sünderin by Willi Forst( Visual )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman prostitute experiences real love for the first time with the painter and gives up prostitution
The verdict by Hildegard Knef( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeder stirbt für sich allein Alone in Berlin: Every man dies alone( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zum letzten Mal sehen Anna und Otto Quangel ihren einzigen Sohn, als er 1940 einberufen wird. Kurz darauf fällt Otti "für Führer, Volk und Vaterland". Für das Ehepaar bricht eine Welt zusammen; Phrasen vom Heldentod für den Führer bieten keinen Trost. Anna beginnt anonyme Feldpostkarten mit den Worten "Der Führer hat mir meinen Sohn ermordet" zu verteilen. So hofft sie, die Menschen wachzurütteln. Doch vor allem setzt sie die Überwachungsmaschinerie des Nazistaates in Gang. Schon bald ist ihnen die Gestapo auf den Fersen und sie gehören zu den meistgesuchten Verbrechern des Vaterlandes... Ambitionierte Literaturverfilmung und ein Stück deutscher Geschichte: Hans Fallada verfasste den Roman kurz vor seinem Tod im Jahre 1946, basierend auf Gestapo-Akten. Das Vermächtnis eines grossen deutschen Schriftstellers. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Essential Nazi films : Four classics about Nazi Germany( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murderers are among us: A man and a woman return to war-torn Berlin to face the harsh realities of post-war Germany
The lost continent( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nightmare begins when Captain Lansen attempts to transport illegal explosives and a motley group of passengers on a rusty tramp steamer that becomes stranded in the vast floating swamp of the mysterious Sargasso Sea. Under cover of night, the terrified travelers encounter unspeakable monsters, man-eating seaweed, vicious mutant pirates and stupendouly endowed women
Unter den Brücken by Helmut Käutner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hendrik and Willi are the owners and crew of a canal barge. They travel up and down the Havel River, have girlfriends here and there, and dream of a "solid" life. One evening they observe a young girl, Anna, who is apparently about to jump off a bridge. They both run to save her, but are "disappointed" to find out that she only threw a ten mark note into the river in hopes of ridding herself of a bad memory. Anna is persuaded to travel back to Berlin as a "passenger" with them, and the two friends soon fall in love with her. After an insulting comment from Willi, Anna leaves the boat, and the two men make an agreement with one another: whoever wins Anna back must forfeit his claim to the barge
So nicht by Hildegard Knef( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de Duitse filmster en zangeres (geb. 1925)
Romy : Betrachtung eines Lebens by Hildegard Knef( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in German and Dutch and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leven en werk van de Oostenrijkse toneel- en filmactrice Romy Schneider (1938-1982)
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Alternative Names
Cameron, Hildegard 1925-2002

Hilde Knef

Hildegard Frieda Albertine Knef

Hildegard Knef actrice allemande

Hildegard Knef actriz, cantante y escritora

Hildegard Knef cantante, attrice e scrittrice tedesca

Hildegard Knef deutsche Schauspielerin, Malerin, Chansonsängerin und Autorin

Hildegard Knef Duits actrice

Hildegard Knef German actress, singer and writer

Hildegard Knef niemiecka aktorka i piosenkarka

Hildegard Neff

Hildegarde Neff

Hirsch, Hildegard 1925-2002


Knef, Hilde

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Knef, Hilde 1925-2002

Knef, Hildegard Albertina 1925-2002

Knef, Hildegard Frieda Albertine.

Knef, Hildegard Frieda Albertine 1925-2002

Neff, Hildegard 1925-2002

Neff, Hildegarde.

Neff, Hildegarde, 1925-

Neff Hildegarde 1925-2002

Schell, Hildegard.

Schell, Hildegard, 1925-

Schell, Hildegard 1925-2002

Χίλντεγκαρντ Κνεφ

Гільдеґард Кнеф

Кнеф, Хильдегард немецкая актриса и певица

Хилдегард Кнеф

הילדגרד קנף שחקנית גרמנייה

هیلدقارد کنف

هیلدگارد کنف

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The lost continent