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Green, Sarah 1957-

Works: 27 works in 197 publications in 8 languages and 15,880 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Folklore 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sarah Green
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the beginning of the 17th century, three ships arrive in "The New World," to found the settlement of Jamestown, in what will become the colony of Virginia. The English see a pristine Eden, and the inhabitants of the great native civilization see invaders. Captain John Smith--sent on a reconnaissance mission to scope out "the Naturals'" fortifications--is quickly captured and sentenced to death by the chief. At the last moment the chief's favorite daughter, Pocahontas, throws herself upon Smith and begs her father to spare his life. The passionate and noble young native woman and the ambitious soldier of fortune find themselves torn between the undeniable requirements of civic duty and the inescapable demands of the heart. Love, loss, and discovery animate the story, an elegiac celebration of the America that was ... and the America that was yet to come
The tree of life by Terrence Malick( Visual )
32 editions published in 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a film about the conflict between nature and grace, the agonizing mystery of God, and the meaning of life itself. The death of his brother forces Jack O'Brien to confront his past, which is dominated by his difficult relationship with his father. Jack's father was a stern authoritarian whose no-nonsense demeanor masked a host of unfulfilled dreams. His mother was a gentle, kind woman who often allowed her own needs and desires to give way to those of her husband and children. As Jack's memories come flooding back--of the course of a Texas summer in the 1950s--viewers observe Jack's evolving relationship with his parents, his younger brother, and God, while adult Jack questions the meanings of life, love, and family
Mud ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
The secret of Roan Inish by John Sayles( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a small fishing village on the unspoilt northwest coast of Ireland, the story of a fisherman and his family is interwoven with the fable of a Selkie, a mythological Celtic creature that is part human and part seal
Take shelter by Jeff Nichols( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Curtis lives in a small town in Ohio with his wife, Samantha, and daughter, Hannah, a six-year-old deaf girl. When Curtis begins to have terrifying dreams, he keeps the visions to himself, channeling his anxiety into obsessively building a storm shelter in his backyard. His inexplicable behavior concerns those closest to him, but the resulting strain on his marriage and tension within his community can't compare with Curtis's privately held fear of what his dreams may truly signify
State and Main ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In order to save money on production costs, a movie production crew moves into a small town in Vermont. The crew soon discovers that their much needed "prop" has burned down, the star can't keep his pants zipped, the starlet won't take off her top and the locals want a piece of the action
Dirty dancing Havana nights ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set against the decedent glamour and escalating danger of revolution-era Cuba. Katey is a young American woman, who, with her family move to Cuba and discovers love, sensuality and independence. Katey persuades Javier to partner her in a prestigious national dance competition at Havana's Glittering Palace. They secretly meet to practice their dance moves at a steamy night club, where the dancing is hotter than the temperature outside. As the competetion arrives, Katey and Javier take their place as a couple on the dance floor with a sizzling style and a rhythm all thier own
Passion fish by John Sayles( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handicapped ex-soap opera star and her nurse explore the murkier aspects of men, romance, and family in the Louisiana bayou
To the wonder by Terrence Malick( Visual )
10 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neil is an American traveling in Europe who meets and falls in love with Marina. After visiting Mont Saint-Michel, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Marina meets a priest and fellow exile, who is struggling with his vocation, while Neil renews his ties with a childhood friend, Jane
The Winslow boy by David Mamet( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A barrister defends a 14-year-old naval cadet accused of stealing a postal money-order
Girlfight by Karyn Kusama( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diana Guzman is always fighting, whether at home in the housing projects with her abusive dad or at high school. She finds a new outlet for her anger at her brother's boxing gym. With hard-core training from veteran boxing coach Hector, Diana learns she has the guts and talent to be a contender
Oleanna by David Mamet( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desperate to pass one of her classes, Carol approaches her professor John behind the closed doors of his university office. Words are exchanged. A touch. A glance. And what began as a simple meeting between teacher and student, suddenly spirals wildly out-of-control. But when Carol files harassment charges against him, the wheels are set in motion for a high stakes game of cat-and-mouse with shocking, devastating results
The Spanish prisoner by David Mamet( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Joe Ross is the inventor of "The Process," a top-secret formula which promises to make his company unimaginably rich. But when Joe meets a successful, cynical businessman ... he begins to suspect that his boss will never share the profits. And with that seed of doubt planted, an intricate con-game soon falls into place"--Container
City of hope by John Sayles( Visual )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An honest politician and the son of a corrupt contractor find their lives intersecting in surprising ways with the powerful and the powerless of a decaying East Coast city in this portrait of the corruption, bigotry and violence in urban America
Andre's mother ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katherine has lost her son, Cal has lost his lover, and together they must seek a reconciliation, an understanding of life with and now without their Andre who has lost his life to AIDS
Dirty dancing collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dirty dancing: The summer of 1963 innocent 17-year-old Baby vacations with her parents at a Catskill's resort. One evening she is drawn to the staff quarters by stirring music. There she meets Johnny, the hotel dance instructor, who is as experienced as Baby is naive. Baby soon becomes Johnny's pupil in dance and love
The gleaming mirror : a reflection of suffering through the oil portraits of Gwen John from 1910 to 1924 by Sarah Green( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dirty dancing 2 by Guy Ferland( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Habana, noviembre 1958. Katey Miller, de 18 años, está descubriendo una innata curiosidad por lo hispano en su nueva vida en la capital de Cuba, donde su padre está destinado por trabajo. Ella ha ido a clases de bailes de salón, y espera unirse al grupo de jóvenes americanos, vecinos de los Miller en el exclusivo hotel Oceana. Entonces conoce a Javier, una camarero que resulta ser un excelente bailarín
Dirty dancing Dirty dancing : Havana nights ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dirty dancing: While vacationing in the Catskills with her family, Baby becomes romantically invloved with a dance instructor while helping his partner. Dirty dancing : Havana nights: Katey Miller moves to Havana with her parents, and they expect her to associate with only the other posh Americans living there. She goes against everything when she falls in love with the pool boy that teaches her the art of Cuban dancing
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