WorldCat Identities

Staudte, Wolfgang 1906-1984

Overview
Works: 233 works in 492 publications in 3 languages and 2,802 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Juvenile works  Love stories  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author of dialog, Adapter, Scenarist, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Wolfgang Staudte, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Wolfgang Staudte
Die mörder sind unter uns The murderers are among us ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in German and English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This little known yet decisiveley influential East German film is a moving tale of humanity's gradual and triumphant rise from the ashes and rubble of a devastated Berlin
Rotation by Wolfgang Staudte ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German family becomes divided as the Nazis rise to power and father and son find themselves on opposite sides
Die Mörder sind unter uns ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Au lendemain de la Seconde guerre mondiale, Suzane Wallner retourne chez elle à Berlin. Elle vient de passer plusieurs années dans un camp de concentration. Arrivée dans son appartement, elle découvre qu'un homme y habite déjà. Il s'agit du docteur Hans, devenue dépressif et alcoolique à cause de la guerre. Peu à peu, va s'instaurer entre ces deux êtres blessés une relation amoureuse."--Site web Allociné
Der Untertan The Kaiser's lackey by Wolfgang Staudte ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire about Diederich Hessling, a weakling of the lower middle class who rises in the world by obsequiously deferring to those above him and brutally tyrannizing those of lower station
The story of Little Mook ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy, Mook, is banished from his home but meets a wondrous old woman who gives him magic racing slippers and a wand with which to hunt up hidden treasures. Convinced that he has found his fortune, Mook sets out for the Sultan's court where he is soon made the chief bursar. But Muck's career evokes much envy among the courtiers, so with a bit of magic, he has their heads fitted with donkey's ears. He also helps Prince Hassan find his beloved Amarza, the Sultan's daughter
Der Untertan The Kaiser's lackey ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in German and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire about Diederich Hessling, a weakling of the lower middle class who rises in the world by obsequiously deferring to those above him and brutally tyrannizing those of lower station
The three penny opera by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Macheath, the most notorious criminal and ladies' man in Victorian London, presides over an exciting world of thieves, murderers, beggars, prostitutes, and corrupt officials. ... Mack carries things too far when he marries innocent Polly Peachum"--Accompanying card
Die Geschichte vom kleinen Muck The story of little Mook = L'histoire du petit Mouk = La historia del pequeño Muck ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy, Muck, is banished from his home but meets a wondrous old woman who gives him magic racing slippers and a wand with which to hunt up hidden treasures. Convinced that he has found his fortune, Muck sets out for the Sultan's court where he is soon made the chief bursar. But Muck's career evokes much envy among the courtiers, so with a bit of magic, he has their heads fitted with donkey's ears. He also helps Prince Hassan find his beloved Amarza, the Sultan's daughter
Die Dreigroschenoper 63. Werkbuch zum Film by Wolfgang Staudte ( Book )
4 editions published in 1964 in German and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Beil von Wandsbek The axe of Wandsbek ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in German and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The main character is a butcher who serves as an executioner for the Nazis and also turns in four antifascists. After these atrocities become known, customers start to boycott his store, his wife takes her life and he shoots himself"--Container
Die Mörder sind unter uns : der erste deutsche Nachkriegsfilm ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Berlin 1945. Susanne Wallner, eine jung Fotografin, kehrt aus dem Konzentrationslager zurück, doch ihre Wohnung ist besetzt. Hier lebt seit kurzem der aus dem Krieg heimkommende Chirug Mertens, der seine furchtbaren Erinnerungen mit übermäßigem Alkoholgenuss zu verdrängen sucht. Die beiden arrangieren sich und mit Susannes Hilfe findet Dr. Mertens langsam wieder zu sich selbst. Da begegnet ihm sein ehemaliger Hauptmann Brückner, nun ein aalglatter Geschäftsmann, dem es egal ist, ob er aus Stahlhelmen Kochtöpfe macht oder umgekehrt. Mertens Gewissen rebelliert, und am Weihnachtsabend 1945 will er Sühne fordern für ein von Brückner drei Jahre zuvor im Osten befohlendes Massaker an Frauen, Kindern und Männern
Die Mörder sind unter uns ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in German and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of World War II, Susanne Wallner returns from a concentration camp to find that her Berlin apartment is occupied by Dr. Hans Mertens, a former officer in the German army who has been severely traumatized by the atrocities perpetrated by his superiors. The unlikely pair form a delicate friendship as they struggle to restore some normalcy to their hellishly bleak existence. By chance Mertens one day encounters Bruckner, his former Nazi commander, who has not only readjusted to civilian life but seems to have economically benefited from his wartime command
Der Untertan The subject ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire which characterizes the type of subordinate who lets himself be used for military and totalitarian purposes
Der Untertan die historische Satire von Heinrich Mann mit schneidender Schärfe und überlegener Komik ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Courage und Eigensinn : zum 100. Geburtstag von Wolfgang Staudte ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essential Nazi films : Four classics about Nazi Germany ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I Was Nineteen: During the last days of World War II, a young Soviet soldier of German descent returns to his homeland, alongside the victorious Soviet Army. The Murderers Are Among Us: A man and a woman return to war-torn Berlin to face the harsh realities of post-war Germany. Naked Among Wolves: Polish prisoner Jankowski arrives at the Buchenwald concentration camp hiding a boy inside a suitcase. The Gleiwitz Case: 6 Polish men from an SS training camp are sent to fake a raid on Germany
Los asesinos se encuentran entre nosotros The murderers are among us ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of World War II, a concentration camp survivor returns to Berlin and befriends a traumatized former German Army officer and doctor who is living in her apartment. The doctor then searches for his former Nazi commander with a gun in a desperate attempt to exorcise the demon of fascism from Germany
Beitrag zur rationellen Energieanwendung beim keramischen Brand by Wolfgang Staudte ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosen für den Staatsanwalt by Wolfgang Staudte ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in West Germany in the late 1950s, deals with the encounter between a one-time Nazi military prosecutor, now an esteemed public prosecutor, and an easy-going hawker, formerly a private, whom he had sentenced to death during hostilities
The Kaiser's lackey Der Untertan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comic historical satire of biting sharpness about Diederich Hessling, a weakling of the lower middle class who rises in the world by obsequiously deferring to those above him and brutally tyrannizing those of lower station
 
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