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Kaurismäki, Mika

Overview
Works: 91 works in 233 publications in 8 languages and 2,681 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Crime films  Romance films  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  Educational films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, Translator, Dedicatee, Narrator
Classifications: F2546, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mika Kaurismäki
Ariel by Aki Kaurismäki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Finnish and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coal miner takes a road trip looking for a way out of financial despair and criminal trouble. He finds unexpected love instead
Varjoja paratiisissa by Aki Kaurismäki( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in Finnish and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An episode in the life of Nikander, a garbage man, involving the death of a co-worker, an affair and much more
Moro no Brasil a film by Mika Kaurismäki by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A stirring and passionate documentary, Moro no Brasil showcases the diversity and richness of Brazilian music, far beyond samba and bossa nova. Local musicians, singers and dancers perform a wide variety of musical styles, illustrating the progression of Brazilian music, from the roots of samba to modern rap and funk."--Container
The girl king( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A depiction of several years in the life of the seventeenth century Queen Kristina of Sweden, the 'Girl King.'
Helsinki-Napoli All night long by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film follows Alex, a Finnish cab driver, with an Italian wife and and a Russian best friend, through a night in Berlin after he stumbles across a couple of corpses and a briefcase full of cash.The gangsters who had been robbed by the cadavers kidnap Alex's twins and try to negotiate an exchange
L.A. without a map by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young undertaker in a rural English town leads a droll existence until a budding American actress walks into his life. He follows her back to Los Angeles where they fall in and out of love against the backdrop of the movie industry
The Sound of Rio Brasileirinho by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical documentary on the development of choro, a uniquely Brazilian urban music evolved from European, Afro-Brazilian and indigenous roots
Tigrero a film that was never made( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Portuguese and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Fuller and Jim Jarmusch visit Villa Santa Isabel on Bananal Island, home of the Karajá Indians, in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, forty years after Fuller was there scouting locations and shooting footage for an action adventure film that was never made
Mama Africa Miriam Makeba( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muzikaal portret van de Zuid-Afrikaanse zangeres Miriam Makeba (1932-2008)
Road north( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Undetermined and Finnish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een man die 35 jaar niets van zich heeft laten horen neemt zijn zoon mee op een autotocht naar het noorden
Brasileirinho by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Partez pour un voyage musical enivrant et découvrez les talents d'aujourd'hui à travers les rues, les places et les bars de Rio : virtuosité d'une guitare, chaleur des gafieiras où se chante et se danse le Choro, improvisation d'une clarinette ou d'un tambourin ... Cette musique est bien vivante!
Sonic Mirror( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Multiple languages and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verslag van een reis langs diverse projecten en landen van de jazz- en fusion-drummer Billy Cobham waarbij het effect van de ritmes op zowel straatkinderen, autisten als andere mensen naar voren komt
Arvottomat by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in Finnish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal, his friend and his former girlfriend find their lives intertwining with each other: a sad tale of certain emotionally vulnerable men and women who are not able to form meaningful, constructive relationships in order to procure emotional richness their dull, drab and disorderly lives
Condition red by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dan is a prison guard on the edge of breaking. Demoted to the women's section of a maximum security prison, he is seduced by a streetwise female prisoner. When she becomes pregnant by him, he masterminds a daring prison breakout. Unfortunately, outside the walls, things are not as they see, to be, with deadly results"--Container
Un conte finlandais by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in Finnish and French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Matti, inspecteur de police, Erkki, photographe, et Rauno, acteur, tous trois âgés de 51 ans, sont amis d'enfance et ne se sont pas vu depuis très longtemps. Ils se rencontrent par hasard à Helsinki la veille de Noël et passent la nuit ensemble dans un karaoké. La situation va prendre un tournant dramatique quand une femme mystérieuse entre dans le bar..." [Source : jaquette]
Jari Litmanen, the king( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Finnish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portret van de Finse profvoetballer Jari Litmanen (1971- )
Rikos ja rangaistus = crime and punishment by Aki Kaurismäki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Finnish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Dostoyevsky's novel, updated to present-day Helsinki
Bem-vindo a São Paulo [visões da metrópole em 18 direções]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of short documentary films about the city of São Paulo
Amazon, land of the flooded forest by Bruce Parry( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his wife, a businessman seeks a new life with his 2 children in Rio de Janeiro. Fleeing from his creditors, he finds himself struggling for existence in the depths of the Amazon rain forest
Reise in die Finsternis (Rosso) by Mika Kaurismäki( Visual )

4 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huurmoordenaar wordt naar Finland gestuurd om zijn ex-vriendin uit de weg te ruimen. Daar aangekomen treft hij alleen haar broer aan. Onderweg ontwikkelen zij een vriendschap
 
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Alternative Names
Bambihill, Michael 1955-

Kaurismäki, Mika 1955-

Kaurismi︠a︡ki, Mika

Kaurismiaki, Mika, 1955-

Mika Kaurismäki Finnischer Filmregisseur

Mika Kaurismäki Finnish film director

Mika Kaurismäki Fins scenarioschrijver

Mika Kaurismäki regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico finlandese

Каурисмяки, Мика

카우리스마키, 미카 1955-

ミカ・カウリスマキ

米卡·考里斯馬基

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