WorldCat Identities

Berliner Union Film

Overview
Works: 8 works in 8 publications in 3 languages and 17 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Police films  Film noir 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Berliner Union Film
39-40 la guerre des images by Jean-Christophe Rosé( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It took Hitler less than ten months to conquer Europe. This two-part series is an astonishing 'play by play' told by three of its major players: France, England and Germany. Inspired by newsreels, each country reveals the 'truth' to its citizens. Between September 1939 to June 1940, we view how each side saw the inexorable plunge Europe took into chaos"--Container
Entrusted( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amidst the terror of the Second World War, Maria Von Gall organizes the evacuation of Jews from France using funds deposited in Swiss bank accounts. Sensing her freedom is being threatened, Maria trains her brilliant 11 year-old son Thomas in survival tactics and entrusts him with a secret list of bank codes. Thomas soon becomes the target of ruthless professor Gregor Laemelle, a Nazi collaborator who will do anything to gain possession of the codes
Niki Lauda( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young boy Niki Lauda set his mind on car racing. In 1971 he began his career in Formula 1 racing. It was a time of glory and nightmares. In 1984, Lauda entered an intensive training program to qualify as a pilot of Boeing 737s. Using the same drive and determination he once applied to his racing career, he established Lauda Air as one of the most efficient airlines in the industry
Cry of the city by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A police detective doggedly pursues a cop-killing gangster, whose devotion to his girlfriend could prove his downfall
Falstaff an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A performance of the opera by Verdi, based on a character of William Shakespeare's
Siegfried by Fritz Lang( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The first of a poetic two-part film chronicling the legend of the Nibelungen. Siegfried wins the hand of Kriemhilde by slaying the dragon and defeating Brunhilde. When Brunhilde learns that magic has been used to conquer her, she has Siegfried murdered
House of bamboo by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Sandy Dawson has assembled a platoon of ex-Army thugs to run pachinko parlors while pulling off bloody heists and armed robbery. The murder of a friend brings Eddie Spanier into the group, along with his beautiful mistress. But Spanier's behavior grows treacherous, and his loyalties become questionable, leading to a breathless, murderous conclusion high above the ancient city of Tokyo."--Container
Die beiden Freundinnen ein Plädoyer; nach dem Bericht von Alfred Döblin "Die beiden Freundinnen und ihr Giftmord"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 in German and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elli, a young optimistic woman full of dreams, arrives in Berlin from the country. She is working as a hairdresser when she meets Karl, a carpenter, whom she marries. The marriage is a struggle due to a dominating mother-in-law and Karl's drinking problem. After many separations, Elli falls in love with another unhappy woman, Grete Bende. When Karl finds out about Elli's affair with Grete, he beats her almost to death. Grete and Elli poison Karl. The women look forward to a future together. However, in the story's epilogue, the audience learns that Elli and Grete are both sentenced to jail
 
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Audience level: 0.61 (from 0.19 for Entrusted ... to 0.93 for Die beiden ...)

Alternative Names

controlled identityUFA (Firm)

Berliner Union Film

Hugenberg-Konzern

UFA

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