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Caro, Niki 1967-

Overview
Works: 63 works in 229 publications in 8 languages and 5,852 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Romance films  Case studies 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Niki Caro
Whale rider by Niki Caro ( Visual )
102 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,109 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 )
22 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,347 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
A heavenly vintage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 155 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 )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasy drama set in France in the 19th century. Sobran Jodeau (Jeremie Renier) works as a winemaker for the Comte de Vully (Patrice Valota), but he hopes one day to run his own successful winery. A guardian angel named Xas (Gaspard Ulliel) decides to help Sobran with his quest but advises Sobran that success will only come with suffering. Sobran marries Celeste (Keisha Castle-Hughes) and when the the Comte de Vully dies, his heir, the Baroness Aurora de Valday (Vera Farmiga), requests that Sobran run the winery. But Sobran fails to produce quality wine. What calamity must he endure in order to make the wine he desires?
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
Memory & desire ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Niki Car's haunting tale is based on a story from Peter Wells' Dangerous Desires - originally inspired by a news item about a Japanese woman found living in a cave on a remote New Zealand beach. At its core is the mystery surrounding the death of a young husband."-- Container
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
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
La ragazza delle balene ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 9 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
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
Kaltes Land North country ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 8 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!
North Country Severno od raja ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La leyenda de las ballenas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 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
North Country : storia di Josey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Multiple languages and held by 6 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)
En tierra de hombres ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 6 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
Mots-clés : femme ; harcèlement sexuel ; travail ; Etats-Unis
Paï ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sehnsucht & Erinnerung ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Truelife stories school kit ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taken from the television documentary series, these videos are intended to give students first hand experience they can relate to and social issues that are relevant to them. Activities that relate to the videos are given in the work book. Suggested audience: secondary
Whale rider Legenda o jezdecu kitov ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (128)
German (21)
French (6)
Multiple languages (5)
Spanish (2)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Czech (1)
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