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Wicki, Bernhard 1919-2000

Overview
Works: 280 works in 776 publications in 6 languages and 6,405 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Military history  War films  Historical films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Author, Illustrator, Scenarist, Costume designer, Other, Creator, Film editor, Contributor, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bernhard Wicki
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )
88 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )
24 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An emotionally estranged couple faces heartache, desperation, and personal loss all in the course of one night
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After four years' absence, a social dropout reappears in L.A. to claim his abandoned son and then heads to Texas to reunite the boy with his mother
Die Brücke The bridge by Manfred Gregor( Visual )
59 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As World War II approaches its end, eight sixteen-year-old German schoolboys are drafted into the army to defend a bridge to their town. Betrayed and urged on by unenlightened leaders, they come to believe that this small and meaningless bridge is worth any risk to their lives
Morituri by Bernhard Wicki( Visual )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German war deserter is blackmailed into conducting an apparent suicide mission for the British. Forced to pose as an SS officer, Robert Crain must seize a German freighter booby-trapped to explode upon capture. Complicating the situation, sixteen prisoners of war are also brought on board, including a beautiful young concentration camp survivor
Die Brücke The bridge ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in German and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young German boys suffer senseless deaths during the final days of World War II. Betrayed and urged on by unenlightened leaders, they come to believe that a small and meaningless bridge is worth any risk to their lives
Despair by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in German and English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hermann Hermann, a Russian emigrant and successful chocolate magnate, starts to experience hallucinations. One day, he meets Felix and is sure that this man is his doppelganger. His delusional thinking leads him to hatch a plan to relieve him of his mental anguish
The Mysterious stranger by Mark Twain( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A printer's apprentice from Missouri daydreams himself into a medieval European castle and meets a mysterious, magical youth who has fascinating powers
Die letzte Brücke by Helmut Käutner( Visual )
13 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Helga, a young German doctor, who is stationed at a field hospital in the Balkans during World War II. One day, she is kidnapped by Yugoslavian partisans, and though she first tries to escape, her duty as a doctor makes her stay. Then typhoid breaks out in the partisans' camp, and Helga smuggles the much-needed medication out of the German field hospital. The bridge which separates the enemy camps becomes a poignant symbol for the senselessness of the war. Maria Schell, an actress particularly well-known for her melodramatic roles, portrays with great sensitivity the conflicts of a doctor trapped 'between two fronts'
Die Zürcher Verlobung by Helmut Käutner( Visual )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Juliane is a young writer who has just separated from her fiance. She records her unfortunate romantic experiences in a story whose happy end she locates in Zurich, and soon a film company is interested in her work. Paul, a man she meets in her uncle's dental surgery, is to direct the film. And then there is Paul's friend Jean, in whom she has fallen in love. This is a romantic comedy of errors which also pokes fun at 1950s German cinema
Kinder, Mütter und ein General ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Im März 1945 fahren sechs Mütter an die Ostfront bei Stettin, um ihre zum Kriegsdienst eingezogenen halbwüchsigen Jungen nach Hause zu holen. Ein diskussionswerter Film, der unmißverständlich die Entartung der damaligen Kriegsführung anprangert und die Zerrüttung des Mneschen im totalen Krieg aus der Perspektive mütterlicher Emotionen beleuchtet
Bernhard Wicki - Fotografien : [Pinakothek der Moderne, Sammlung Moderne Kunst, München 23.06 bis 2.10.2005; Niederösterreichisches Landesmuseum, St. Pölten, 20.01. bis 26.03.2006; Deutsches Filmmuseum, Frankfurt/Main, 3.05. bis 30.07.2006] by Bernhard Wicki( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katalog til udstillng af samme navn i Pinakothek der Moderne, Sammlung Moderne Kunst, München, 23.06. bis 02.10.2005 ; Niederösterreichisches Landesmuseum, St. Pölten, 20.01 bis 26.03.2006 ; Deutsches Filmmuseu, Frankturt/Main, 03.05. bis 30.07.2006
The Bridge by Bernhard Wicki( Visual )
14 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young German boys suffer senseless deaths during the final days of World War II. Betrayed and urged on by unenlightened leaders, they come to believe that a small and meaningless bridge is worth any risk to their lives
Jenseits der Brücke : Bernhard Wicki : ein Leben für den Film by Richard Blank( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The visit ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A multi-millionairess returns to the poor hometown that ostracized her after her teenage pregnancy, promising to alleviate the town's massive debt in exchange for the life of the man who betrayed her
Es geschah am 20. Juli ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in German and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is the true saga of the anti-Hitler German Army officers' bomb plot of July 20, 1944 that almost killed Nazi Führer Adolf Hitler, and thus very nearly changed the course of World War II...[In contrast to the reasons behind the plot given in the 2008 Hollywood feature Valkyrie, this film] reveals instead that it was to stop the loss of German lives and the destruction of Germany, and also not to continue the war to a successful conclusion. Thus, it is a more historically accurate film...Much of the dialogue is lifted straight from historical records." -- Container
Das Spinnennetz by Bernhard Wicki( Visual )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DVD 1 - With the end of the first World War came the dissolution of the Kaiserreich and the world of those whose lives depended on it. Lt. Lohse was willing to do anything to gain back some power
Zwei Gramm Licht by Bernhard Wicki( Book )
5 editions published in 1960 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Berta Garlan : Hörspiel by Arthur Schnitzler( Recording )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Berta Garlan ist jung, verwitwet, und die Männer in der Kleinstadt machen ihr den Hof. Vergebens, denn eine neue Verbindung kommt Berta Garlan nicht in den Sinn. Doch als sie eines Tages von ihrer alten Jugendliebe aus Wien hört, macht sie sich voller Sehnsüchte auf in die Metropole
Il giorno più lungo by Ken Annakin( Visual )
10 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il 6 giugno 1944 fu il D-Day, il giorno dello sbarco anglo-americano in Normandia che colse di sorpresa l'agguerrita Wehrmacht della Germania nazista. Varie fasi dell'impresa: l'occupazione di Saint-Mére Eglise e l'avanzata sulla spiaggia. (Morandini)
 
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Wicki, Bernard.
Wicki Bernard 1919-2000
Wicki, Bernie 1919-2000
Wicky, Bernard.
Wicky Bernard 1919-2000
Wicky, Bernhard 1919-2000
Languages
German (146)
English (122)
Italian (26)
Multiple languages (4)
Spanish (2)
French (2)
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