WorldCat Identities

Nielsen, Asta 1881-1972

Overview
Works: 130 works in 269 publications in 5 languages and 1,237 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Contributor, Costume designer, Illustrator, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Asta Nielsen Publications about Asta Nielsen
Publications by  Asta Nielsen Publications by Asta Nielsen
posthumous Publications by Asta Nielsen, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Asta Nielsen
The joyless street by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An expressionistic account of economic and moral decay that focuses on the problems of the inhabitants of a street in decadent post World War I Vienna. Garbo plays a professor's daughter whose family security has been shattered by inflation and must now consider working in a brothel to keep her family from starving
Hamlet & Die Filmprimadonna ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hamlet ein rachedrama ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1920 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Hamlet remains one of the least known partly because the title role is played by a woman and the plot also borrows from Danish legends and a German play. For reasons of state the heiress to the throne has been brought up as a boy, and she has conceived a hopeless passion for Horatio
Asta Nielsen : ihr Leben in Fotodokumenten, Selbstzeugnissen und zeitgenössischen Betrachtungen ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asta Nielsen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Danish and Multiple languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afgrunden: "A young piano teacher, Magda, leaves her fiancé (whose father is a pastor) to follow an itinerant circus performer. The affair soon goes sour, and Magda kills her lover in a violent struggle."--Peter Cowie
Die schweigende Muse by Asta Nielsen ( Book )
13 editions published between 1946 and 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die freudlose gasse The joyless street ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, post-World-War-I Vienna
Hamlet ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A twist on Shakespeare's play, this production portrays Hamlet as a woman forcibly raised as a boy in order to provide an heir to the Danish throne
"Film-photos wie noch nie", mit originalartikeln unter anderen by Edmund Bucher ( Book )
7 editions published between 1929 and 1978 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Den tiende muse by Asta Nielsen ( Book )
12 editions published between 1945 and 1998 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Triple feature drama classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The extra girl: A young woman attempts to become a movie star, startling the Hollywood elite, and recovering stolen money from a notorious criminal in the process
Vier Filme mit Asta Nielsen Four films with Asta Nielsen = Quatre films avec Asta Nielsen ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die schweigende Muse by Asta Nielsen ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Joyless street Die freudlose Gasse ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, post-war Vienna
Liebe mit Achtzig : Asta Nielsen, Christian Theede : Briefe by Asta Nielsen ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asta Nielsen, Rollenbild, Brustbild by Asta Nielsen ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asta Nielsen, Rollenbild, Hüftbild by Asta Nielsen ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wien, die Inflation und das Elend : Essays und Materialien zum Stummfilm Die freudlose Gasse ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die freudlose Gasse ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die freudlose Gasse nach dem Roman von Hugo Bettauer = La rue sans joie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gad, Asta 1881-1972 Spaeterer Name
Nielsen, Asta Sophie Amalie, 1881-1972
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