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Idziak, Slawomir

Overview
Works: 134 works in 304 publications in 8 languages and 8,355 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  Software  Interviews  Motion pictures 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Performer, Actor, Director
Classifications: DT407.4, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Slawomir Idziak
 
Most widely held works by Slawomir Idziak
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 2,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters
King Arthur by Jerry Bruckheimer ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and German and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reluctant leader, Arthur wishes only to leave Britain and return to the peace and stability of Rome. Before he can, one final mission leads him and his Knights of the Round Table - Lancelot, Galahad, Bors, Tristan, and Gawain - to the conclusion that when Rome is gone, Britain will need a leader to fill the void. Britain needs a king - someone not only to defend against the current threat of invading Saxons, but to lead the isle into the new age. Under the guidance of Merlin, and the beautiful Guinevere by his side, Arthur will have to find the strength to change the course of history
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by David Yates ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits"--Container
Gattaca by Andrew Niccol ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vincent, un no-válido, intenta por todos los medios conseguir el sueño que la sociedad genéticamente perfecta le impide: trabajar en Gattaca Aerospace Corporation para viajar al espacio. Para ello adopta la identidad de un válido. Pero una semana antes de conseguir su objetivo se produce un crimen del que Vincent se convierte en sospechoso
La double vie de Veronique The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una ragazza polacca, Weronica, e una francese, Véronique, pur non avendo nessun legame, sono uguali come due gocce d'acqua, hanno lo stesso amore per la musica e la stessa malformazione al cuore. Per una misteriosa corrispondenza, la francese farà tesoro dell'esperienza dell'altra. (Mereghetti)
Men with guns Los hombres armados ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly physician that trains young people to provide health care to the poor people of a agricultural country finds out that many of his former students are being killed. He goes there to find out why these men with guns are killing anyone they want
Black Hawk down by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the near-disastrous mission in Somalia on October 3, 1993 where nearly 100 U.S. Army Rangers, commanded by Capt. Mike Steele. The troops were dropped by helicopter deep into the capital city of Mogadishu to capture two top lieutenants of a Somali warlord. The resulting action lead to a large and drawn-out firefight between the Rangers and hundreds of Somali gunmen. The battle led to the destruction of two U.S. Black Hawk helicopters and to the heroic efforts by various Rangers to get to them out. Centers on Sgt. Eversmann commanding one Ranger unit pinned down by the street fighting, to Warrant Officer Durant who was only survivor of the second black hawk crash site and subsequently captured. Lt. Col. McKnight leads a rescue convoy for the Rangers only to get lost within the hostile city. Lt. Perino leads the Rangers to the first black hawk crash site, while Staff Sgt. Yurek leads his decimated Ranger group through gunfire to safety
Krótki film ó zabijaniu by Krzysztof Kieślowski ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Polish and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychological vivisection of the brutal and senseless murder of a taxi-driver by a young drifter, with no explanation offered and no extenuating circumstances given. The equally searing execution of the murderer presents a powerful moral indictment of capital punishment
Bez końca No end ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Polish and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antek was one of the few lawyers willing to take on political cases in a period of enforced martial law. Upon his unexpected death, Antek's wife Ulla struggles to cope with her grief. She eventually takes on the task of finding another attorney to take over one of her husband's cases to defend a man jailed for leading a labor strike. After connecting a colleague from Antek's past with the prisoner's wife, a series of mysterious signals make Ulla believe that Antek's ghost is warning her about the man chosen to replace him
Blue, white, red three colors ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A bold trio of stories about love and loss ... [that] was a defining event of the art-house boom of the 90s. The films are named for the colors of the French flag and stand for the tenets of the French Revolution: liberty, equality, and fraternity--but that hardly explains their enigmatic beauty and rich humanity. Set in Paris, Warsaw, and Geneva, and ranging from tragedy to comedy, Blue, White, and Red ... examine a group of ambiguously interconnected people experiencing profound personal disruptions"--Container
Blizna The scar ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Polish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ambitious small town Polish communist official prepares to receive a delegation from Warsaw. At stake is a large fertilizer factory contract that would mean hundreds of jobs for a dirt poor rural province. But winning the contract creates more problems than it solves as politicians, environmentalists, and displaced citizens alike inadvertently plumb the gap between socialism and the anarchy of human nature. The builder turned reluctant factory director's "quiet conscience" becomes the moral center of a sprawling, Altmanesque tapestry of greed, conspiracy and grudge holding
Trois couleurs ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A young woman [is] left devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child. She retreats from the world around her, but is soon reluctantly drawn into an ever-widening web of lies and passion as the dark, secret life of her husband begins to unravel"--Container
From a far country Pope John Paul II ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This epic story follows the life of Karol Wojtyla, a Polish Roman Catholic who ascends the throne of St. Peter as Pope John Paul II. As a young boy, Karol is a bright student. Archbishop Sapieha recognizes the very special and moving qualities in Karol and encourages him to consider the priesthood. Although determined to study Polish literature, Karol eventually turns to the church. He becomes an ordained priest and studies in Italy, France, and Belgium. Torn by fear and repression in post-Stalin Easter Europe, Karol becomes a poisonous thorn in the communists' side. His deep reverence and commitment to his Catholic faith return him to Poland as Pope John Paul II
The journey of August King ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 1815, and North Carolina widower and farmer August King sets off on his yearly trip to sell his produce and buy the stock and goods he will need to survive the winter. On his journey, he comes upon a young, female, run-away slave. Now King must decide if he will break the law and help her to freedom, or if he should leave her to be hunted down and, ultimately, returned to her slave owner
The double life of Veronique La double vie de Veronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born on the same day, a young Polish singer and a French music teacher and aspiring singer share the same talents and the same sense that somewhere there exists another person with whom her life is intertwined
Trois couleurs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Rouge] The story of a beautiful young woman and her meeting with an unusual stranger, a meeting that leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in French and Polish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is left devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child. She retreats from the world around her, but is soon reluctantly drawn into an ever-widening web of lies and passion as the dark, secret life of her husband begins to unravel. The first of a trilogy by Krzysztof Kieślowski, followed by 'White' and 'Red.'
Love & rage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agnes McDonnell is a tough, independent, country gentlewoman living alone on a large estate off the west coast of Ireland at the end of the 19th century. James Lynchehaun, a peasant from out of town, uses his charm and handsome magnetism to allure her into employing him as manager of the estate. Attracted to him, Agnes agrees, but soon discovers his true intentions are more devious, as well as malicious
Harry Potter e l'ordine della fenice ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Di ritorno a scuola per il suo quinto anno, Harry scopre di essere stato additato da tutta la comunità dei maghi come un bugiardo. Nessuno vuol credere al ritorno di Voi-sapete-chi, primo fra tutti il Ministro Caramell che preferisce credere si tratti di uno stratagemma ideato da Silente per usurpare il suo posto. Ecco quindi arrivare ad Hogwarts una nuova docente, l'inquietante Dolores Umbridge dietro i cui modi melliflui si nasconde un animo perfido. Ma il vero pericolo si nasconde fuori dalle mura della scuola, perché Lord Voldemort sta radunando le sue truppe ed è pronto a sferrare l'attacco. (35MM)
Dekalog = Le décalogue by Krzysztof Kieślowski ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Polish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These ten films, loosely based on the Ten Commandments, focus on the complexities of human relationships. The themes are the universal ones of love, marriage, infidelity, parenthood, guilt, faith and compassion
 
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Alternative Names
Idziak, Slavomir, 1945-
Idziak, Sławomir
Idziak, Sławomir 1945-
Idziak, Sławomir Andrzej.
Languages
English (56)
French (19)
Polish (16)
German (12)
Spanish (8)
Multiple languages (6)
Danish (3)
Italian (2)
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