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Kadar, Jan

Overview
Works: 59 works in 123 publications in 7 languages and 1,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Television adaptations  Short films  Western television programs  History  Fiction  New wave films  Experimental films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Restager , Film editor, Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Obchod na korze by Ján Kadár( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in Czech and English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rok 1942, miasteczko na terenie państwa słowackiego. Miejscowe władze skrupulatnie realizują antysemickie przepisy i przejmują żydowski majątek
Stephen Crane's The blue hotel by Stephen Crane( Visual )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nebraska in the 1880's is bleak, lonely, and far from what the Wild West is purported to be. But for a naive Swedish immigrant, the frontier parlor of the blue hotel represent the quintessential western fantasy. No one can convince the Swede that his dime-store notions about the West are foolish. He sees murderous intentions all around him and in his terror he turns everybody against him; the story inevitably ends in tragedy. However, who is responsible? The negative Swede? Or the cliquish hotel guests?
The Angel Levine( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touching, humorous film about Morris Mishkin, an elderly Jew whose life experiences have left him an embittered agnostic. Into Mishkin's life floats Alexander Levine, a black Jewish angel, who must convince the old man that life has value else Levine will never earn his wings
Pearls of the Czech new wave( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a wicked sense of humor and a healthy streak of surrealism, a group of Czech directors began to speak out about Communism's hypocrisy and absurdity. These six titles are express their thoughts from a remarkable time and place
Freedom road( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Muhammad Ali stars as Gideon Jackson, a black slave freed in the final days of the Civil War. Educating himself, Jackson fights for the right to buy the land on which he once worked, struggling alongside white sharecropper Lait (Kris Kristofferson) who is to become his lifelong friend and ally
Adrift( Visual )

2 editions published in 1971 in Czech and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fisherman saves a girl from drowning, altering the course of his life"--Container
Freedom Road( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gideon Jackson is an ex-slave in 1870s Virginia. When he gets elected to the U.S. Senate in Washington, D.C., he must battle other former slaves and white sharecroppers to keep the land they tended all their lives
Lies my father told me( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about a six-year-old Orthodox Jewish boy, his Russian grandfather, his grandfather's aging horse, and the comic-tragic ambitions of the boy's Canadian-born father, who wants to become rich. Set in the late 1920s in Montreal's Jewish immigrant neighborhood
SMRT si řiká Engelchen = Death is called Engelchen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in Czech and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Czech Nationals fight against the Germans in World War II. Includes a love story
Obchod na korze = Shop on the High Street( Visual )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in Czech and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the key films of the Czechoslovak film renaissance of the Sixties. A portrait of 'everyday fascism' in which an old Jewish shopkeeper mistakes her 'Aryan controller' for a new assistant
Le miroir aux alouettes Obchod na korze by Jan Kadar( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1942, pendant loccupation. Dans un petit village de Slovaquie, Tono, un menuisier sans histoire, loin des idées fascistes, doit accepter la gérance dune mercerie, appartenant à une vieille Juive, Mme Lautmannnova, totalement ignorante des nouvelles lois raciales. Sourde, elle le prend pour un assistant. Tono finit par la protéger, jusquau jour où la population yiddisch est rassemblée sur la grand place pour être déportée Film bouleversant sur la culpabilité collective, une oeuvre phare des années 60
The Angel Levine (1970) by Jan Kadar( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touching, humorous film about Morris Mishkin, an elderly Jew whose life experiences have left him an embittered agnostic. Into Mishkin's life floats Alexander Levine, a black Jewish angel, who must convince the old man that life has value else Levine will never earn his wings
Obchod na korze miroir aux alouettes by Jan Kadar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Hungarian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1942, pendant l'occupation. Dans un petit village de Slovaquie, Tono, un menuisier sans histoire, loin des idées fascistes, doit accepter la gèrance d'une mercerie, appartenant à une vieille Juive, Mme Lautman, totalement ignorante des nouvelles lois raciales et... sourde : elle le prend pour un assistant. Tono finit par la protéger." (Source : jaquette)
Freedom road : screenplay by David Zelag Goodman( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Other side of hell( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An NBC World Premiere movie which was inspired by actual events. It is about a man who tries to be released from a hospital for the criminally insane after witnessing attacks on patients by guards
The shop on Main Street( Visual )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in Slovak and Czech and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1942, Tono and his wife are struggling because of his antipathy towards the fascist regime. His brother-in-law, the local furhrer, chooses Tono to oversee a button shop owned by a sweet, harmless Jewish widow, Mrs. Lautman. When the Jews are ordered deported, the well-meaning Tono decides to shield her from the Nazis
Il negozio al corso( Visual )

2 editions published in 1965 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante l'occupazione nazista della Slovacchia un falegname ariano viene messo a proteggere la bottega di un'anziana ebrea, ma nonostante gli inviti dell'avida moglie non la denuncia e anzi le si affeziona. Quando arriva l'ordine di deportazione non sa se nasconderla o consegnarla: involontariamente ne causerà la morte e finirà per suicidarsi. (Mereghetti)
Das Geschäft in der Hauptstraße( Visual )

1 edition published in 1965 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom Road( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the last bitter years of the Civil War, Gideon Jackson hears of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation abolishing slavery. Along the long, difficult road of freedom, Gideon educates himself and fights for the right to buy land on which he once slaved. Gideon achieves great successes with the knowledge that Freedom Road will be one on which his heirs will continue to travel with courage and pride
The Angel Levine : screenplay( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ján Kadár Český režisér

Ján Kadár Czech director

Ján Kadár regista slovacco

Ján Kadár Slowaaks filmregisseur

Ján Kadár slowakischer Filmregisseur

Kadár, Ján.

Kadár, János

Γιαν Καντάρ

Кадар, Ян

Ян Кадар

Յան Կադար

جان کدار فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان اهل اسلواکی

جون كدار

ヤン・カダール

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