WorldCat Identities

Caro, Niki 1967-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 245 publications in 8 languages and 6,730 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Children's films  Motion pictures  Sports films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Romance films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, fmd, dir
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Niki Caro
 
Most widely held works by Niki Caro
Whale rider by Niki Caro( Visual )

104 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Whangara people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possess a natural leadership ability
North country by Charlize Theron( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josey Aimes needs a job and goes to work at a Minnesota steel mine after splitting with her violent husband. But the job proves to be almost as harrowing as her marriage. The male miners are resentful of women taking their jobs, so the men verbally abuse and play humiliating pranks on the female miners. After being physically assaulted by a coworker, Josey tries to fight against the harassment, but none of the other women will join her case for fear that things will only get worse. A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the U.S. - Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won a landmark 1984 lawsuit
McFarland, USA( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the 1987 true story, the movie follows novice runners from McFarland, an economically challenged town in California's farm-rich Central Valley, as they give their all to build a cross-country team under the direction of Coach Jim White, a newcomer to their predominantly Latino high school. With grit and determination, the unlikely band of runners eventually overcomes the odds to forge not only a championship cross-country team but an enduring legacy as well
A heavenly vintage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young winemaker rises to prominence through the unlikely guidance of a mysterious angel. His talents make him the object of desire of a beautiful baroness who tempts him to stray from his loving wife and children
The vintner's luck by Elizabeth Knox( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1808, France - young Sobran's luck is irreversibly changed when he encounters Xas, an angel whom he strikes up an unlikely but enduring friendship. Driven by what he thinks is divine inspiration, Sobran's wines start to win favour and he strikes up a partnership with the proudly independent Baroness Aurora de Valday. As life goes on, Xas guides Sobran to create a wine that will be a culmination of all of life's pleasures and pain."--Container slick
Whale rider The secret of Roan Inish : the island of the seals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whale rider: A small Maori village faces a crisis when the heir to the leadership of the Ngati Konohi dies at birth and is survived only by his twin sister, Pai. Although disregarded by her grandfather and shunned by the village people, twelve-year-old Pai remains certain of her calling and trains herself in the ways and customs of her people
La ragazza delle balene( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paikea, il primo antenato del popolo Maori, raggiunse le coste della Nuova Zelanda sul dorso di una balena. Oggi la giovane Pai è decisa a rinnovare l'antica leggenda e resuscitare lo spirito guerriero della sua gente. E saranno proprio le balene ad aiutarla a realizzare il suo sogno
Memory & desire( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Japanese couple on a package tour get married in New Zealand away from the disapproval of his mother. Keiji drowns tragically and Sayo returns to Tokyo to her mother in law's home. Sayo returns to New Zealand to the desolate beach where her husband drowned in order to find the peace she needs
Kaltes Land North country( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alles was Josy Aims will, ist ein Beruf, der sie und ihre Kinder ernährt. Statt dessen wird sie begafft, begrapscht, bedroht, beleidigt, verhöhnt und von niemandem ernst genommen. "Nehmen Sie's wie ein Mann", sagt ihr tumber Chef. Doch sie nimmt es wie ein Mensch und schlägt zurück!
Paï l'élue d'un peuple nouveau by Niki Caro( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the east coast of New Zealand, the Whangara people believe their presence there dates back a thousand years or more to a single ancestor, Paikea, who escaped death when his canoe capsized by riding to shore on the back of a whale. From then on, Whangara chiefs, always the first-born, always male, have been considered Paikea's direct descendants. Pai, an 11-year-old girl in a patriarchal New Zealand tribe, believes she is destined to be the new chief. But her grandfather Koro is bound by tradition to pick a male leader. Pai loves Koro more than anyone in the world, but she must fight him and a thousand years of tradition to fulfill her destiny." IMDB
L'affaire Josey Aimes by Niki Caro( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pour Josey Aimes, mère de famille divorcée, travailler à la mine est la seule solution pour élever ses enfants. Mais dans cet univers masculin des mines, tout ce qu'elle récolte n'est que mépris, plaisanteries salaces, regards vicieux, insultes et mains baladeuses... Mais la pression monte et Josey Aimes décide qu'elle ne doit pas se laisser faire
La leyenda de las ballenas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Una pequeña aldea Maori enfrenta una crisis cuando el heredero al título de líder de la tribu muere al nacer y únicamente sobrevive su hermana gemela, Pai. A pesar de ser despreciada p;or su abuelo e ignorada por la gente de la aldea, la ahora niña de doce años Pai continúa fiel a su legado y comienza a aprender las tradiciones y costumbres de su pueblo. Con una gracia impresionante, Pai encuentra la fortaleza necesaria para retar a su familia y retomar 1000 años de tradición para poder cumplir con su destino"--Container
Bei guo xing sao rao = North country by Ka luo( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qiu si ai mi si yao de zhi shi yi fen neng gou yang jia huo kou de gong zuo dan ta de dao de que shi wei xie,wu ru,tiao dou,sao rao,bian yi,gong ji he man ma.ta leng ku wu qing de nan xing shang si dui ta shuo: xiang ge nan zi han ban de cheng shou ba!, dan ta bu yuan yi jie shou zhe zhong bu he li de dui dai, ting shen er chu fan kang zhe zhong bu gong ping de xing bie qi shi dai yu
North Country Severno od raja( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North Country : storia di Josey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Multiple languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reduce da un matrimonio fallito, Josey Aimes torna nel suo paese natale in Minnesota, sperando di costruire una vita migliore per sè e per i figli. Incoraggiata dall̉amica Gloria, Josey va a lavorare in miniera. Pronta per affrontare il duro e pericoloso lavoro, la donna deve però far fronte alle molestie sessuali dei colleghi uomini. (La Feltrinelli)
North country Le vent du nord( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josey Aimes works in a Minnesota iron mine where she endures persistent sexual harassment, and then she starts a class action lawsuit
En tierra de hombres( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'affaire Josey Aimes North country( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divorcée, mère de deux jeunes enfants, Josey Aimes a regagné sa bourgade natale du Minnesota à la recherche d'un emploi. Un seul débouché s'offre à elle : la mine. Malheureusement, la mine est un fief masculin, où les rares femmes s'exposent à la méfiance, voire à l'hostilité, d'un certain nombre de mineurs qui jugent qu'elles n'y ont pas leur place. Décidée à ne pas se laisser faire, elle se met bientôt tout le monde à dos, y compris les autres femmes de la mine. Avec l'aide d'un avocat ambitieux, Josey décide alors de traîner son employeur en justice
The whale rider by Witi Ihimaera( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themakoffer, gericht op media-educatie, t.g.v. de kinderboekenweek 2012 met het thema "Hallo wereld! Over verschillende culturen", over het boek en de film "Whale rider". Geschikt voor groepen 6 t/m 8
Memory & desire soundtrack from the film by Peter Scholes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Niki Caro neuseeländische Regisseurin

Niki Caro regista e sceneggiatrice neozelandese

Каро, Ники

نیکی کارو فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان نیوزلندی

நிக்கி கரோ

ნიკი კარო

ニキ・カーロ

妮基·卡罗

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Whale rider The secret of Roan Inish : the island of the seals