WorldCat Identities

Khondji, Darius

Works: 150 works in 477 publications in 8 languages and 16,759 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Musical films  Historical films  Biographical films  Melodrama 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Darius Khondji
Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in French and Italian and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harrowingly steep physical and mental decline as Georges attempts to care for her at home as she wishes"--IMDb
Panic room by David Fincher( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Meg s'installe avec sa fille dans une immense maison d'un quartier huppé à l'ouest de New York. Particularité de cette demeure : une pièce de sûreté au dernier étage, la "panic room", un véritable bunker où se réfugier en cas de menace extérieure. L'intrusion de trois cambrioleurs les oblige à s'y précipiter dès le premier soir. Commence alors un terrible jeu du chat et de la souris
The interpreter by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In one of the hidden corridors of power at United Nations headquarters, translator Silvia Broome (Kidman) overhears a potentially explosive secret about a planned assassination attempt. But when federal agent Tobin Keller (Penn) investigates her claim and digs deeper into Silvia's dangerous past, he begins to question whether she is a victim - or a suspect"--Container
Evita by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Eva Perón, who rose above childhood poverty and a scandalous past to achieve fortune and fame, as wife of Juan Peron, president of Argentina
Wimbledon by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when it seems Peter Colt's (Paul Bettany) career as a pro tennis player is over, a twist of fate sends him to Wimbledon with a chance to fulfill his lifelong dream of winning the men's singles title. There he meets and falls for rising American tennis star Lizzie Bradbury (Kirsten Dunst). Fueled by his newfound romance, luck, and on-court prowess, Peter serves up competition and begins to ascend the ranks. Can his luck hold out? Also starring Sam Neill and Jon Favreau. From Working Title Films
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )

37 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two detectives try to find a serial killer who is choosing his victims according to the seven deadly sins
Magic in the moonlight by Woody Allen( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1920s, Stanley, an Englishman posing as an Asian magician, attempts to debunk fake spiritualists. He then travels to the south of France to unmask a supposed medium named Sophie as a good-looking fake, but he ends up falling for her real-world charms instead
The immigrant by James Gray( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ewa Cybulski and her sister sail to New York from their native Poland in search of a new start and the American dream. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda is ill, and the two women are separated. Ewa is released onto the mean streets of Manhattan while her sister is quarantined. Alone, with nowhere to turn and desperate to reunite with Magda, Ewa quickly falls prey to Bruno, a charming but wicked man who takes her in and forces her into prostitution
Chéri by Stephen Frears( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the love affair between a beautiful retired courtesan Lea, and Chéri, the son of her old colleague and rival, Madame Peloux. After six years Madame Peloux has secretly arranged a marriage between Chéri and Edmee, the daughter of another rich courtesan. As the inevitable moment of parting approaches, Lea and Chéri begin to understand, too late, how much they mean to one another
My blueberry nights by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Después de sufrir un desengaño amoroso, Elizabeth decide romper con todo e iniciar un viaje por América con la intención de comenzar una nueva vida lejos de los fantasmas del pasado. En su viaje a través del país, Elizabeth se encuentra con una serie de personajes enigmáticos que influirán en su forma de ver el mundo. La historia está enmarcada entre el mágico paisaje urbano de Nueva York y las espectaculares vistas de la legendaria Ruta 66
La cité des enfants perdus The city of lost children by Marc Caro( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in French and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantastically-twisted fairy tale where a gutsy little girl and a sentimental strongman join hearts and hands to save a small boy's dreams from a madman's master plan
Anything else by Woody Allen( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an aspiring young writer falls head-over-heels in love with a free-spirited, hard-to-please young woman, he soon discover's he is going to have to work doubly hard to make their love work
The beach by Alex Garland( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young American backpacker ... on a secret, deceptively perfect beach ... will discover that 'heaven on earth' can instantly change into a jungle of seduction and danger"--Container
Delicatessen by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

37 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un vieil immeuble sur un terrain vague en des temps difficiles. A l'enseigne Delicatessen, le boucher procure une viande qui provient on ne sait d'où. Et comme, parfois, un locataire disparaiît... Louison, clown au chômage, devient l'homme à tout faire du lieu : réparateur de tuyaux ou de sommiers bruyants ou amuseur des enfants. Virtuose de la scie musicale, il plaît à Julie, violoncelliste, la fille du boucher
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hundred years have passed since Ripley made the ultimate sacrifice on Fiorina 161. But over the years, and after seven horrific failures, scientists have finally cloned a perfect replica of Ripley, which includes the alien Queen growing inside her at the time of her death. But this new breed of alien is far more intelligent than its predecessors, a fact the scientists don't realize until after The Betty has arrived with additional human hosts
Philippe Parreno : anywhere, anywhere out of the world by Philippe Parreno( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zidane, a 21st century portrait by Phillippe Parreno( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During an entire Real Madrid vs. Villareal match before 80,000 fans at the Santiago Berabeu stadium, 17 movie cameras under the direction of acclaimed cinematographer Darius Khondji were set around the playing field focusing solely on Zidane. Featuring the legend's thoughts and observations on his playing career and a magnificent score by Scottish rock band Mogwai, this extraordinary feature, conceived and co-directed by Turner Prize-winning artist Douglas Gordon and French artist Philippe Parreno, catches in stunning detail all the drama and excitement of a football genius in action--Container
The making of Evita by Alan Parker( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To Rome with love by Woody Allen( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Well-known architect John (Alec Baldwin) is vacationing in Rome, where he once lived in his youth. Walking in his former neighorhood he encounters Jack (Jesse Eisenberg), a young man not unlike himself. As he watches Jack fall head-over-heels Monica (Ellen Page), his girlfriend Sally's (Greta Gerwig) dazzling and flirtatious friend, John relives one of the most romantically painful episodes of his own life. At the same moment, retired opera director Jerry (Woody Allen) flies to Rome with his wife Phyllis (Judy Davis), to meet their daughter Hayley's (Alison Pill) Italian fiancee, Michaelangelo (Flavio Parenti). Jerry is amazed to hear Michaelagnelo's undertaker father, Giancarlo (renowned tenor Flabio Armiliato) singing arias worthy of La Scala while lathering up in the shower. Convinced that talent that prodigious cannot be kept hidden, Jerry clutches at the opportunity to promote Giancarlo and rejuvenate his own career. Leopoldo Pisanello (Roberto Benigni) on the other hand is an exceptionally boring guy, who wakes up one morning and finds himself one of the most famous men in Italy with many unanswered questions. Soon the paparazzi trail his every move and question his every motivation. As Leopoldo grows accustomed to the varied seductions of the limelight, he gradually realizes the cost of fame. Meanwhile, Antonio (Alessandro Tiberi) has arrived from the provinces in Rome hoping to impress his straight-laced relatives with his lovely new wife Milly (Alessandra Mastronardi) so that he can get an upscale big city job. Through comic misunderstanding and chance, the couple is separated for the day. Antonio ends up passing off a stranger (Penelope Cruz) as his wife, while Milly is romanced by legendary movie star Luca Salta (Antonio Albanese)"--Container
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Alternative Names
Darius Khondji direttore della fotografia iraniano

Darius Khondji franzsischer Kameramann

Darius Khondji French cinematographer

Khondii, Darius 1955-

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Хонджи, Дариус

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