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Powell, Sandy

Works: 57 works in 169 publications in 5 languages and 20,072 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Biographical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Comedy films  Gangster films 
Roles: Costume designer, Author, Performer, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Sandy Powell
Most widely held works by Sandy Powell
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After years of incarceration, Irish immigrant Amsterdam Vallon (DiCaprio) returns to lower Manhattan's lawless, corrupt Five Points section seeking revenge against the rival gang leader (Day-Lewis) who killed his father. But before long, Amsterdam's personal vendetta becomes part of an erupting wave of full-blown gang warfare."--Container
The Wolf of Wall Street by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex. Money. Power. Drugs. Brace yourself for an outrageous true story from legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese. Jordan Belfort, a young stockbroker, is hungry for fame and glory in New York City, where corruption is king and more is never enough
Shutter Island by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cuando el agente federal Teddy Daniels llega al manicomio para delincuentes psicóticos en Shutter Island, lo que comienza como una investigación de rutina rápidamente toma un giro siniestro. A medida que la investigación avanza, Teddy va descubriendo más estremecedoras y terroríficas verdades acerca de la isla y se da cuenta de que hay algunos lugares de los que nunca podrás escapar."--Envase
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of her 18th birthday and succession to the English throne, young Princess Victoria is caught in a royal power struggle. But it is her blossoming love affair with Albert that will determine the strength of her reign. Can she dedicate her life to her country and her heart to the one she truly loves?
Far from Heaven by Todd Haynes( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy is the perfect 1950s housewife, living the perfect 1950s life: healthy kids, successful husband, social prominence. Then one night she surprises her husband Frank having sex with another man, and her tidy world starts spinning out of control. In her confusion and grief, she finds consolation in the friendship of their African-American gardener, Raymond--a socially taboo relationship that leads to the further disintegration of life as she knew it
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eine Liebesgeschichte über Geschlechter- und Klassengrenzen hinweg: Im New York der frühen 1950er-Jahre begegnet eine Kaufhausangestellte einer eleganten älteren Frau aus gehobenen Verhältnissen, die mitten in ihrem Scheidungsprozess steht. Als der gekränkte Ehemann die Liaison seiner Frau benutzt, um vor Gericht das alleinige Sorgerecht zu erwirken, wird die Beziehung der beiden Frauen auf eine harte Probe gestellt. Das künstlerisch herausragende, ebenso elegant wie präzis inszenierte Drama erzählt von einer lesbischen Liebe in einer restriktiven Gesellschaft, wobei sich das Begehren im subtilen Zusammenspiel von Kostüm, Ausstattung, Raum, Objekten, von Blicken und Gesten artikuliert." []
The Tempest( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a harrowing shipwreck, the members of a royal court are washed ashore on various parts of a mysterious island. Their fateful arrival on this particular island is no coincidence. The exiled Prospera (Mirren) has used her magical powers to guide the ship here to settle a score with the very men who banished her from her homeland. Abetted by her sometimes unwilling aides, Ariel (Whishaw) and Caliban (Hounsou), Prospera puts her former tormentors through some dangerous and often hilarious adventures. However, when the king's son, Ferdinand (Carney), meets her daughter, Miranda (Jones), it is love at first sight-a kind of magic that even Prospera is powerless to control
Sylvia by Léo Delibes( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the early romance and tempestuous marriage of poet Sylvia Plath and her husband Ted Hughes
Caravaggio by Derek Jarman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jarman's gorgeously sensual re-imagining of the volatile life of the 17th-century painter through his brilliant, nearly blasphemous paintings and his rampant flirtations with the underworld
The butcher boy by Pat McCabe( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. The pressure on Francie to grow up are immense. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia thanks mainly to his nasty neighbour Mrs. Nugent. He begins to have a fantasy where he has visions of the Virgin Mary. After his father dies, Francie's becomes more despondent, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him. After being arrested, Francie is committed to an asylum in an attempt to cure him
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about young William Shakespeare who meets his ideal woman that inspires him to write Romeo and Juliet
Edward II by Derek Jarman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Undetermined and English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Edward II enfuriates his queen and imperils his throne by bringing his lover Gaveston to court
Wittgenstein by Derek Jarman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stunning and profoundly entertaining work on modern philosophy and the genius that revolutionized it. A humorous and bold portrait of the irreverent 20th century gay thinker who preferred detective fiction and Carmen Miranda musicals to Aristotle
Felicia's journey by Atom Egoyan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Hilditch, an eccentric chef, befriends a young woman, Felicia, who has come to town searching for her boyfriend. She is attracted to the seemingly harmless and extremely helpful Hilditch, trusting him and entering his life, only to discover too late that she is not the first woman that he has taken in
Emma : Shakespeare in love( Visual )

in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before
The angelic conversation by Derek Jarman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The super-8 mélange layers music by Coil and readings of Shakespeare love sonnets
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely kind of friendship develops between Fergus, an Irish Republican Army volunteer, and Jody, a kidnapped British soldier lured into an IRA trap by another IRA member. When the hostage-taking ends up going horribly wrong, Fergus escapes and heads to London, where he seeks out Jody's lover, a hairdresser named Dil. Fergus changes his name and gets a job as a day laborer. He starts seeing Dil, who knows nothing about Fergus' real background. But there are some things about Dil that Fergus does not know either
Men with wings by Sandy Powell( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The young Victoria
Alternative Names
Sandy Powell britische Kostümbildnerin

Sandy Powell Brits kostuumontwerpster

Sandy Powell costumista britannica

Сэнди Пауэлл

ساندي باول مصممة أزياء بريطانية

سندی پاول

샌디 파월 영국의 영화 의상 디자이너



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