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Nuttgens, Giles

Works: 78 works in 159 publications in 7 languages and 5,093 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Dark comedy films  History 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Giles Nuttgens
Water by Deepa Mehta( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1938, the twilight of colonial India, as Gandhi's protests begin to change Indian society. But for some women, things may never change. As widows, they are condemned by Hindu law to spend the rest of their lives in an ashram, to live out their lives in poverty, chastity, and humble obscurity. Then Chuyia, a bewildered 8-year-old who doesn't even remember being married, arrives and upsets everything. Madhumati, the head of the house; Shakuntala, an assistant to a local holy man; and quiet, gorgeous Kalyani are all moved--in very different ways--by her arrival. For these women, the question remains: how far--and for how long--can this cruel injustice be continued in the name of tradition?
Hell or high water( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers resort to robbing banks to save their family ranch in west Texas
The deep end by Scott McGehee( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margaret Hall is the mother of three willing to do whatever it takes to keep her family safe, including trying to cover up the accidental death of her son's "unsavory" friend. The next day a man knocks on her door and demands money to suppress a videotape linking her son to the death, which the police have ruled a homicide
Swimfan by Jesse Bradford( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school senior Ben Cronin has it all: good friends, a devoted girlfriend, and the chance of getting a Stanford swimming scholarship. A chance encounter with a sexy new student turns Bens' life into the ultimate nightmare as her obsession quickly spins out of control that includes betrayal, revenge, madness and even murder
God help the girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eve is a catastrophe - low on self-esteem but high on fantasy, especially when it comes to music. Over the course of one Glasgow summer, she meets two similarly rootless souls: posh Cass and fastidious James. Together they decide there's only one thing to do: form a pop group
Midnight's children( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, as India proclaims independence from Great Britain, two newborn babies are switched by a nurse in a Bombay hospital. Saleem Sinai, the illegitimate son of a poor woman, and Shiva, the offspring of a wealthy couple, are fated to live the destiny meant for each other. Their lives become mysteriously intertwined and are inextricably linked to India's whirlwind journey of triumphs and disasters
Young Adam by David Mackenzie( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and German and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, a rootless drifter who finds work on a barge, owned by Les and his wife Ella. On route between Glasgow and Edinburg they discover the body of a young woman floating in the water. As the police investigations progress, Joe and Ella embark on an intense physical relationship, heightning the tension in the claustrophobic barge and the ever growing web of deceit that Joe leaves in his wake
Saint John of Las Vegas( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compulsive gambler attempts to cure his addiction by moving from Las Vegas to Albuquerque and working at an auto insurance company, only to find old temptations cropping up once again when he's sent out to investigate a dubious car accident just outside of Sin City
Fire by Deepa Mehta( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sita, une jeune femme moderne et passionnée, croit en l'amour absolu mais l'homme qu'elle a épousé la néglige au profit de sa maîtresse. Elle se rapproche alors de Radha, sa belle-soeur, elle aussi délaissée par son mari dévot. De plus en plus attirées l'une vers l'autre, les deux femmes redécouvrent désir et joie de vivre. Leur passion amoureuse va bouleverser l'équilibre familial et briser tous les tabous
Heaven on Earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Panjabi and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama which "highlights the isolation and disappointment faced by a family of Punjabi immigrants to Canada. When Chand arrives in Brampton, Ontario to meet her new husband, she leaves behind a loving family and supportive community. Now, in a new country, she finds herself living in a modest suburban home with seven other people and two part-time tenants. Inside the home, she is at the mercy of her husband's temper, and her mother-in-law's controlling behaviour. After a magic root fails to transform her husband into a kind and loving man, Chand takes refuge in a familiar Indian folk tale featuring a king cobra"--NFB web site
Battlefield Earth : a saga of the year 3000 by Roger Christian( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction film set in the year 3000 when a race of Psychlos have conquered the Earth
Earth( Visual )

in Hindi and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic drama set in 1947 in Lahore before India and Pakistan became independent, where Hindu, Sikh, Parsee, and Muslim share a peaceful co-existence. Events are seen from the point of view of eight-year-old Lenny, a girl from an affluent Parsee family. Lenny's nanny, Shantya, is involved with the Muslim Masseur. When a train of Muslims arrives at the local depot and all the passengers are found murdered, the various sects turn against each other, and the city is soon aflame
Agua = Water by Verónica Chen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La historia transcurre en 1938, en la India colonial, en pleno movimiento de emancipación liderado por Mahatma Gandhi. Se celebra una boda que bien podría ser un entierro: casan a Chuyia (Sarala), una niña de 8 años, con un moribundo que fallece esa misma noche. Se quema su cuerpo en la orilla de un río sagrado y Chuyia se prepara para el destino que han escogido para ella. Se le afeita la cabeza e ingresa en un ashram para viudas donde deberá pasar el resto de su vida, convertida en un altar viviente consagrado a la memoria del fallecido
Perfect sense by David Mackenzie( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in German and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan is a scientist whose research has caused her to neglect virtually everything else in her life, including love. That is until she meets Michael, a talented chef, and suddenly everything starts to change, not just in Susan's life, but in the entire world. While Susan and Michael are experiencing new and unforeseen depths of feeling, all around the globe a new epidemic is causing people to lose their sensory perceptions
Hallam Foe by David Mackenzie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Britse puber heeft na de dood van zijn moeder als grote hobby het begluren en afluisteren van andere mensen en komt hierdoor in de problemen
Swimfan Usodna oboževalka( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella è la moglie dimessa e gentile di uno psichiatra ambizioso, promosso vicedirettore nel manicomio di Broadmoor. Condannata dalle convezioni sociali a essere unicamente la buona moglie di un prestigioso marito, Stella cerca e trova in Edgar Stark, un paziente consumato da una gelosia psicotica, la sua ribellione. Travolti dalla vertigine dei sensi, i due amanti si incontrano in un capanno diroccato alimentando voci e sospetti. La clinica psichiatrica diventerà molto presto troppo stretta per quella passione, che li spinge alla fuga e a una clandestinità dolorosa e appassionata. Braccati implacabilmente dalle forze dell'ordine e dal reciproco passato, compieranno il loro destino nei corridoi del manicomio, sotto le cure interessate del direttore Peter Cleave. L'amore del dottore per Stella comprometterà i fragili equilibri, condannando gli amanti all'oblio. (Mymovies)
The good night( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Sheller is caught in a mid-life crisis: dead-end job, depressing life and a deteriorating relationship with his girlfriend, Dora. That is, until he meets Anna, the girl of his dreams. Able to see her only while asleep, Gary seeks out an expert on lucid dreaming techniques who agrees to help Gary carry on the most satisfying relationship of his life. But as Gary continues to shun reality, his waking life troubles only worsen
Asylum by David Mackenzie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asylum takes place in England, during the high-Freudian days of the 1950s, when psychiatry had started to flex its muscles. Hugh Bonneville is a professional success, but his wife Stella has already exhausted the era's possibilities--she adores her 10-year-old son, but her marriage has long since faded into endless days, gray evenings sipping scotch by the fire, and badly concealed contempt. Hugh has been hired by a sprawling high-security psychiatric hospital as grim as a tomb. Then Stella meets the patient assigned to renovate the greenhouse, Edgar Stark, a sculptor institutionalized for murdering his wife in a jealous pique. Their gazes lock, they immerse themselves in a passionate clandestine affair and inevitably, catastrophe follows
Fuego Fire( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La amistad entre dos mujeres hindúes, representando una la tradición y otra la modernidad del país
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Giles Nuttgens Britischer Kameramann

Giles Nuttgens Brits director of photography

Джайлс Наттгенс

Ջայլս Նաթգենս

جایلز نوتگنز