WorldCat Identities

Reiser, Niki

Works: 121 works in 227 publications in 6 languages and 2,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Creator, Director, msd, Arranger, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PT2672.I5, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Niki Reiser
Nirgendwo in Afrika Nowhere in Africa by Caroline Link( Visual )
27 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critically acclaimed, this is the award winning true tale of a Jewish family who flee the Nazi regime in 1938 and learn to cope with their new life, and each other, on a remote farm in Kenya
Alles auf Zucker ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pool shark and hustler Jaeckie Zucker is up to his ears in debt. In a stroke of luck, his mother dies and leaves an inheritance. Before he can cash in, his mother has requested the difficult task of reconciling with his estranged Orthodox brother Samuel
Mein Führer My Führer ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in German and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"December 1944: Berlin lies in ruins and the war is as good as lost. Goebbels is convinced all the country needs is a re-energizing speech from the Führer. Adolf, however, is only a shadow of his former self; demoralized and depressed, he hides in his office. The only man who can help is Germany's finest acting teacher, Adolf Grünbaum -- a Jew"--Container
Im Winter ein Jahr ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lilli, a capricious beauty and a dancer of some promise, is conducting an extremely private investigation to find out why her brother Tom committed suicide
Jenseits der Stille Beyond silence by Carolina Link( Visual )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since the earliest days in her childhood, Lara has had a difficult but important task. Both her parents are deaf-mute, and Lara has to translate from sign-language to the spoken word and vice versa when her parents want to communicate with other people. Getting older and more mature, she becomes interested in music and starts to play the clarinet very successfully. Since her parents are deaf, they cannot share Lara's musical career. The day comes when Lara has to decide between her parents and her own ambitions
Nowhere in Africa [original soundtrack] by Niki Reiser( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die weisse Massai ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in German and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based upon an autobiographical novel by Swiss writer Corinne Hofmann, the film tells of a girl, Carola, whose vacation in Kenya takes an interesting turn when she becomes infatuated with a Masai. Carola decides to leave her boyfriend to stay with her lover. There, she has to adapt to the Masai's way of life and get used to their food which includes milk mixed with blood. She also has to face her husband's attitude towards women and what he expects from a wife. Nonetheless, Carola is welcomed warmly into the tribe she has chosen to join
Das fliegende Klassenzimmer Verfilmung von 1954 by Erich Kästner( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan ist schon von acht Internaten geflogen. Als er in Leipzig ans Internat des berühmten Thomanerchors kommt, glaubt er nicht, dass er dort lange bleiben wird. Doch der Internatsleiter Justus nimmt sich seiner an. Und tatsächlich findet Jonathan schnell Freunde. Als sie in ihrem Geheimtreff, einem alten Eisenbahnwagon, den Test zu dem Theaterstück "Das fliegende Klassenzimmer" finden, stürzen sich die Freunde mit Begeisterung in die Proben für die anstehende Weihnachtsaufführung. Sie ahnen jedoch nicht, dass sie damit auch ein lang gehütetes Geheimnis aufdecken und eine Reihe turbulenter Ereignisse auslösen, die am Ende aber eine für alle versöhnliche Überraschung bereithält. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Pünktchen und Anton ein Film nach dem gleichnamigen Roman und Theaterstück von Erich Kästner by Caroline Link( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pünktchen und Anton - beide zehn Jahre alt - sind dicke Freunde. Doch während Pünktchen in einem sorgenfreien Elternhaus aufwächst, gibt es in Antons Welt Probleme. Seine Mutter, die schon seit Wochen krank ist, droht ihren Job in der Eisdiele zu verlieren. Keine Frage für Pünktchen, dass sie alles daran setzen wird, Anton zu helfen. Der Plan: nächtliches Geldverdienen als Strassenmusikerin. Bis ihre Eltern davon erfahren... Caroline Link (Jenseits der Stille) hat mit ihrem zweiten Film wieder ein Meisterwerk abgeliefert. Super witzig und sehr temporeich hat sie den Erich-Kästner-Klassiker der 30er Jahre ins Heute verlegt und damit einen hinreissenden Familienfilm geschaffen. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Mein Führer die wirklich wahrste Wahrheit über Adolf Hitler ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about Adolf Hitler's life towards the end of World War II
Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedic adaptation of Jan Weiler's autobiography of the same name. Jan and Sara want to get married, and Sara's Italian father insists they come to his hometown, Campobello, Italy, for the wedding celebration. Many conflicts arise both within Sara's overwhelmingly large Italian family and between Sara's and Jan's families. Will they be resolved and allow Jan and Sara to happily marry?
Das Trio ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rollicking German sex comedy that proves the only crimes that pay are crimes of the heart. After his longtime lover dies, middle-aged con man Zobel and his young daughter Lizzi are in search of a new partner. Enter Rudolf, a young, brash, too good-looking for his own good small-time thief. They both start to fall for his charm and all hell breaks loose!
Nirgendwo in Afrika Nikjer v Afriki ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mein Führer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in German and Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1944, Segunda Guerra Mundial. Berlín está a punto de caer. Sin embargo, Goebbels, ministro de propaganda del gobierno nazi, no quiere rendirse y piensa que un discurso de Hitler podría reactivar el espíritu de lucha del público. Pero el Führer lo da todo por perdido, está completamente deprimido y no es capaz de convencer a nadie. Goebbles pedirá ayuda a su antiguo profesor de interpretación, Adolfo Grünbaum... un judío que ha sido enviado a un campo de concentración, que puede reenseñar a Hitler a dar discursos
Die weisse Massai Bela masajka ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sommersturm Summer storm ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tobi and Achim have been best friends since childhood. As Achim's relationship with his girlfriend gets more serious, Tobi realizes he has deeper feelings for Achim than he can admit to Achim or even himself. A summer rowing camp allows Tobi to be himself for the first time
Keiner liebt mich by Doris Dörrie( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Fanny Fink, 29, with zero love life, who consults neighbor Orfeo, Afro-German clairvoyant and hustler, about her romantic future
Exit Marrakech ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben, a troubled teenager, visits his father in Marrakech, where he is staging a play. There Ben confronts his father with his past and his neglected responsibilities. Ben then loses himself in the Medina and eventually follows a Berber girl to her hometown
Krabat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medieval Europe has been decimated by the Thirty Years War and the Plague. Krabat, a fourteen year old orphan lives on the margins of society, traveling from village to village to beg out a meager existence. Life is relentlessly grim, until Krabat's dreams direct him to a remote Mill. The Mill Keeper offers him the chance to stay, and Krabat readily accepts only to find himself drawn into a world of magic and dark arts. His new found powers are intoxicating but fellow apprentice Tonda warns him to leave. As dark secrets are revealed, the mood becomes ominous and Krabat knows he must escape. Only by enlisting the help of a local village girl can he hope to elude the forces of Evil ... but is it too late?
En un lugar de África by Stefanie Zweig( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Debido a la implacable persecución de los nazis, un abogado judío organiza la huida de su mujer y de su hija para que se reúnan con él en Kenya (colonia británica). Sin embargo, alli tendrán que afrontar grandes dificultades para adaptarse y sobrevivir
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.00 for Nirgendwo ... to 0.70 for Keiner lie ...)
Alternative Names
N. Reiser
Niki Reiser, Nicklaus Reiser
Reiser, Nicki 1958-