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Schlöndorff, Volker

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Most widely held works by Volker Schlöndorff
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

172 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar viene al mundo en Danzing en 1924. Es un niño milagrosamente precoz que acoge con un lúcido escepticismo los comentarios de quienes le rodean. El día de su tercer cumpleaños Oskar pone fin brutalmente a su crecimiento físico. Ese día le regalan el primero de los tambores rojiblancos a los que permanecerá fiel toda su vida
The handmaid's tale by Margaret Atwood( Visual )

42 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and French and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the near future, the handmaids of the title are women who can still bear children after the ravages of war caused wide-spread sterility. One of the handmaids, Kate, is caught trying to escape the Republic of Gilead and sent to the prison-like training centre. She is sent from there to the home of the commander to bear his child, but revolutionary forces have other plans for her!
Der Fangschuss = Coup de grace by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

36 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Latvia in 1919 at the end of the Russian civil war, a Prussian soldier rejects the advances of an aristocratic woman. She retaliates by joining the Bolsheviks
Die Stille nach dem Schuss = The legend of Rita by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

36 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This political thriller, set in the final years of the Cold War, recounts the struggles of a young West German woman member of a terrorist group (loosely based on the real Baader-Meinhof gang). When the group disbands, she goes into hiding with an invented identity in East Germany. She struggles with the realities of a Communist state while keeping the distant ideal of socialism
Un amour de Swann = Swann in love by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

43 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy gentleman who thrives in the finest circles of high society risks everything for his erotic obsession with a voluptuous, promiscuous courtesan. Based on Marcel Proust's monumental masterpiece of modern literature, this elegant, sensual film recreates the glittering, lost world of the aristocracy
Billy Wilder speaks : conversations with Billy Wilder( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of filmed interviews conducted by filmmaker Volker Schlondörff with acclaimed writer/director Billy Wilder is a lively lesson in filmmaking. Wilder tells hilarious anecdotes and offers keen insights into the craft of moviemaking and frank advice about survival in Hollywood. Filmed over two weeks in 1991
Diplomatie = Diplomacy by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1944, a historical drama that depicts the relationship between Dietrich von Choltitz, the German military governor of occupied Paris, and Swedish consul-general Raoul Nordling
A gathering of old men by Louis Gossett( Visual )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A regular day in a Louisiana sugarcane plantation changes course when a local white farmer, a racist, is shot. A group of old, black men takes a courageous step by coming forward en masse to take responsibility for the killing. As the sheriff confronts the suspects, the young plantation owner stands alone in her defense of this group of men who stand resolute against decades of injustice
The ogre( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A grotesque fairy tale about Hitler's Germany in which a naïve mechanic comes to symbolize the seductive appeal of the Nazi regime."--Container
Die Faelschung by Bruno Ganz( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and colleague Hoffman, join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Outside, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions
Private conversations on the set of Death of a salesman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary that goes behind the scenes to examine the making of the film version of Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman. Playwright Miller, Dustin Hoffman, and director Volker Schlöndorff discuss the production and the original play and are seen working on the set
Deutschland im Herbst ; & Die Patriotin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two feature films and four shorts created by the noted German producer and director Alexander Kluge
Der junge Törless : nach dem Roman von Robert Musil( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In einem Jungeninternat entwickeln sich unter den aus wohlhabenden Kreisen stammenden Zöglingen Hierarchien der Macht und der Abhängigkeit, die in der Mißhandlung eines Außenseiters jüdischer Herkunft gipfeln. Der junge Törless beobachtet das Treiben aus der Distanz: neugierig, tatenlos, nicht ohne Mitgefühl, dennoch schuldhaft in die Exzesse seiner Kameraden verstrickt. (Lexikon des Internationalen Films)
Die Filme von Volker Schlöndorff by Rainer Lewandowski( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homo Faber by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Faber is een goedbetaald bouwkundig ingenieur die als rationalist pur sang al zijn angsten overwonnen heeft. Tijdens de bootreis van New York naar Parijs leert de man een knappe, jonge vrouw kennen,. Tijdens een reis dwars door Europa wordt Faber verliefd op de vrouw. Pas in een laat stadium komt hij erachter dat de vrouw in kwestie zijn eigen dochter is
Die inszenierte Kamera : eine filmwissenschaftliche Exkursion in zwei Teilen durch den Spielfilm "Der junge Törless" von Volker Schlöndorff by Edwin Elliker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der neunte Tag( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Film uit 2004 in het kader van de thema-avond Arte over de relatie kerk en nationaal-socialisme tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog
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Audience level: 0.36 (from 0.04 for Volker Sch ... to 1.00 for Strike! ...)

Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum
Alternative Names
Loki, Volker 1939-

Schlendorff, Volker

Schloendorff, Volker

Schloendorff Volker 1939-....


Schlöndorff-Grass, ... 1939-

Schlöndorff, Volker

Schlöndorff, Volker 1939-

Shloendorff, Volker 1939-

Šlʹondorf, Folker 1939-

Volker Schlöndorff deutscher Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Volker Schlöndorff director de cine

Volker Schlöndorff Duits filmregisseur

Volker Schlöndorff German film director, screenwriter and film producer

Volker Schlöndorff niemiecki reżyser filmowy

Volker Schlöndorff regista tedesco

Фолькер Шлёндорф немецкий кинематографист

Фолькер Шльондорф

Ֆոլկեր Շլյոնդորֆ

فولكر شلوندورف

فولکر شلوندورف کارگردان آلمانی

ფოლკერ შლონდორფი

슐렌도르프, 폴커 1939-

슐뢴도르프, 폴커 1939-

폴커 슐뢴도르프

シュレンドルフ, フォルカー



German (242)

English (107)

French (61)

Spanish (19)

Chinese (1)

Swedish (1)

Italian (1)

Polish (1)

Dutch (1)

The handmaid's taleDer Fangschuss = Coup de grace