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Khondji, Darius

Works: 139 works in 414 publications in 7 languages and 14,365 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Exhibition catalogs  Fiction  Biography  Musical films  Romance films  Road films  Comedy films  Love stories 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Darius Khondji
Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen( Visual )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,192 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
Panic room by David Fincher( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg and her daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders during a brutal home invasion. But the room itself is the focal point because what the intruders really want is inside it
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 1,400 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
Evita by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )
26 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,346 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
The interpreter by Sydney Pollack( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,327 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
Wimbledon by Richard Loncraine( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,289 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 )
29 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two detectives try to find a serial killer who is choosing his victims according to the seven deadly sins
Chéri by Stephen Frears( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 778 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 Cheri 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 694 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
Anything else by Woody Allen( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 545 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
La cité des enfants perdus The city of lost children by Marc Caro( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in French and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This fantastically twisted fairy tale is chock-full of curious characters and special effects. A sad and heartbroken madman, Krank, is aging prematurely because he can't dream. He kidnaps little children, hoping that eventually he will find a way to steal their sleeping thoughts. The story takes the form of a quest, as a sentimental harpooner-turned-fairground strongman, One, sets out to find his young brother on a dilapidated oil rig. He soon falls in love with the gutsy nine-year-old girl (who is head of the orphan gang), and together they run a gauntlet of fantastical dangers as they join hearts and hands to save a small boy's dreams from the madman's master plan
The beach by Alex Garland( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 412 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 )
28 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a futuristic society where meat is a rare commodity, a delicatessen serves up its customers as a nutritious replacement
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 331 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
Zidane, a 21st century portrait by Phillippe Parreno( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 50 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
Philippe Parreno : anywhere, anywhere out of the world by Philippe Parreno( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The making of Evita by Alan Parker( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The immigrant by James Gray( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"1921. Ewa et sa sœur Magda quittent leur Pologne natale pour la terre promise, New York. Arrivées à Ellis Island, Magda, atteinte de tuberculose, est placée en quarantaine. Ewa, seule et désemparée, tombe dans les filets de Bruno, un souteneur sans scrupules. Pour sauver sa sœur, elle est prête à tous les sacrifices et se livre, résignée, à la prostitution. L'arrivée d'Orlando, illusionniste et cousin de Bruno, lui redonne confiance et l'espoir de jours meilleurs. Mais c'est sans compter sur la jalousie de Bruno..." (Source : jaquette)
Io ballo da sola ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orfana di madre, la diciottenne Lucy è mandata dal padre in Italia per una vacanza estiva, ospite di una coppia di inglesi, vecchi amici di famiglia che abitano in una villa di Gaiole in Chianti (Siena). Alla fine del soggiorno Lucy avrà avuto felicemente la sua prima esperienza sessuale e scoperto senza traumi l'identità del proprio padre biologico
To Rome with love by Woody Allen( Visual )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 20 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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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.07 for Wimbledon ... to 0.90 for Philippe P ...)
Alternative Names
Khondii, Darius 1955-
English (125)
French (32)
German (21)
Spanish (17)
Italian (10)
Multiple languages (8)
Catalan (1)