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Birgel, Willy

Overview
Works: 134 works in 227 publications in 1 language and 317 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Creator, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PQ6333, 863.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Willy Birgel
 
Most widely held works by Willy Birgel
Zu neuen Ufern ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1840, a London nightclub singer Gloria Vane is convicted of a crime that was really committed by her lover. She is deported to Australia where women are auctioned off to the hightest bidder
Hotel Sacher by Erich Engel( Visual )
7 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Vienna on New Year's Eve, 1913, an Austrian official of Russian descent is unjustly accused of espionage, but he can exonerate himself if he reveals the truth about a Russian spy whom he loves
Reitet für Deutschland ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of the struggles and triumphs of a real-life tournament rider
Schlussakkord ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1936 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: After the death of her husband Hanna returns to Germany. In desperation she searches for her son who was adopted. She finds him at last in the house of the famous conductor Garvenberg. In order to be near her child Hanna obtains the position of governess without Garvenberg's knowledge. But when Mrs Garvenberg dies from an overdose of morphia Hanna's true identity is revealed. Since she is supposed to have given the sick woman the fatal poison she stands accused of murder. Hanna decides to flee
Der Blaufuchs ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this musical comedy set in Budapest, the bored wife of an absent-minded professor resists her attraction to her husband's pilot friend
Barcarole ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"During Carnival time, a womanizer makes a bet that he can seduce the wife of a rich Mexican in just one night. It comes to a duel and a tragic end. This film is acclaimed for its superior acting"--Distributor
München 1945 by Willi Cronauer( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
München 1945: "Newly restored footage which was shot in Munich just a few weeks after it was taken by the American troops on April 30, 1945. We see the enormous damage of the bombings which destroyed about 90% of the center of the city."--Container
Don Quijote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eccentric Spanish country gentleman and his companion set out as a knight and squire of old to right wrongs and punish evil
München 1945 & Zwischen gestern und morgen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
München 1945: Footage shot in Munich shortly after it was taken by American trops on Apr. 30. 1945. Zwischen Gestern und Morgen: Love, betrayal and tragedy occur one night in a luxury hotel. Years later the protagonists are united again and face a decade of regrets, hate and unanswered questions caused by the war. Their lives are in ruins, just like the bombed hotel.--Container
Das Herz der Königin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical film portraying Mary, Queen of Scots' eventful reign and eventual execution
Kongo-Express ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this adventure/romance set in Africa, a German woman is emotionally torn between an alcoholic, egocentric French pilot and a gentlemanly German admirer. The film was made entirely in Germany, its outdoor scenes being shot along a 200-meter stretch of railroad track that had been planted with African foliage."--Distributor
Zu neuen Ufern ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starfilm aus der Blütezeit Zarah Leanders, die hier als populäre Londoner Varietesängerin um 1840 wegen einer Scheckfälschung, die nicht sie, sondern ihr Geliebter beging, nach Australien deportiert wird. (Lexikon des Internationalen Films)
Ein Mann will nach Deutschland ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Portrays a German engineer living in South America who hears in 1914 of war in Europe. Realising his obligation for his 'fatherland', he sets out for Europe, joined by a German comrade. The journey to Germany involves physical hardships, treacherous terrain, and hostile seas, obstacles faced by patriots who have only one thought: home to Germany to help a fatherland under attack"-- Internet movie database website
Diesel ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
German-language feature film, produced during the Third Reich, tells about the difficulties, problems, and intrigues the inventor Rudolf Diesel encountered as he developed and marketed the diesel engine. No subtitles
William Shakespeare : das Hörspielarchiv auf 40 CDs ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Praesens Film zeigt Willy Birgel und Theo Lingen in Heidi ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Columbia Filmgesellschaft zeigt Willy Birgel, Theo Lingen, Carl Wery ... in dem Praesens-Film Heidi und Peter ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verklungene Melodie ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fate brings industrialist Thomas Gront and artist Barbara Lorenz together three times. In Africa they survive a plane crash in the desert. In Berlin Gront engrosses himself in his jobs duties, that he is unaware of the melodies of love. When they see each other again in New York it appears that it is too late for love. In German
Ich brauche dich ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1944 and 1983 in German and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A quarrrelling composer and his actress wife decide on a trial separation
 
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Alternative Names
Birgel, Wilhelm Maria 1891-1973
Willy Birgel
Languages
German (91)