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Berger, Christian 1945-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 114 publications in 5 languages and 2,508 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Interviews  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Director, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Christian Berger Publications by Christian Berger
Most widely held works by Christian Berger
Das weisse Band eine deutsche Kindergeschichte ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the eve of World War I, the quiet order of a small protestant village in Northern Germany is disturbed by a series of mysterious and inexplicable accidents. To the mounting concern of the villagers, the events persist, becoming increasingly sinister and taking on the character of a perverse punishment ritual. But who is responsible?" (container)
La pianiste The piano teacher ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in French and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erika is a loner. A middle aged piano teacher of some repute, she is unmarried, living with her mother in a small apartment in Vienna, her days an unending round of conservatory students, rehearsals, and dinner in front of the television. Her sex life consists of visits to sex shops and voyeurism. When she becomes involved with a student who has become infatuated with her, she tries to share her obsessions with him--with tragic results
La Pianiste by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in French and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
71 Fragmente einer Chronologie des Zufalls by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in German and French and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
71 scenes revolving around a recent immigrant, a couple that has just adopted a daughter, a college student and a lonely old man
Benny's video by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in German and French and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 14-year-old video enthusiast is so caught up in film fantasy that he can no longer relate to the real world, to such an extent that he commits murder and records an on-camera confession for his parents
Das weisse Band eine deutsche Kindergeschichte by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a north German village prior to the outbreak of World War I, strange events, accidents, and deaths are occurring. The village people are beside themselves with worry and can't figure out what to do. After the school teacher starts to unravel the mystery, he discovers that the children of the town may be guilty of the crimes and have formed a secret society that the local pastor's daughter appears to be the leader of
Der gläserne Blick ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man's body has washed ashore. Police detective Pinto finds a video camera in a nearby parked car, on tape a young woman apparently unaware of being filmed. Pinto later finds the young woman and an interrogation begins, but her explanations only give rise to more confusion. A murder mystery unravels as the detective puts the pieces together revealing a tale of love, betrayal, multiple women and a trail of events that seem more like fiction than reality
Kent Nagano conducts classical masterpieces. Symphony no. 3 in E flat major, op. 97 "The Rhenish" ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with Kent Nagano and the musicians are combined with footage of the orchestra in rehearsal. Animated sequences portray episodes from Schumann's life. Includes concert recording of the Symphony no. 3 made at the Philharmonic Hall, Berlin
Caché by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in German and French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georges, journaliste littéraire, reçoit des vidéos - filmées clandestinement depuis la rue - où on le voit avec sa famille, ainsi que des dessins inquiétants et difficiles à interpréter. Il n'a aucune idée de l'identité de l'expéditeur. Peu à peu, le contenu des cassettes devient plus personnel, ce qui laisse soupçonner que l'expéditeur connaît Georges depuis longtemps. Georges sent qu'une menace pèse sur lui et sur sa famille, mais comme cette menace n'est pas explicite, la police lui refuse son aide
Die Wand ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman vacationing in the Austrian mountains discovers that she is separated from all human contact by an invisible varrier. With her loyal dog Lynx as her sole companion she undergoes an inward journey of growth and transcendence
Schumann at Pier 2 a concert film with Paavo Järvi and The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains excerpts from rehearsals, Järvi's comments on the works, biographical information about the composer, as well as the musicians demonstrating salient passages and explaining their interpretation
Caché escondido ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georges, de profesión periodista, empieza a recibir vídeos, rodados a escondidas en la calle en los que se le ve con su familia, acompañados por extraños e inquietantes dibujos difíciles de interpretar. No sabe quién se los manda. Poco a poco, el contenido de los vídeos se hace más personal. Georges empieza a pensar que se trata de alguien que le conoce desde hace mucho tiempo. Siente que tanto él como su familia están amenazados. Por desgracia, dicha amenaza no es explícita y la policía rehúsa tomar cartas en el asunto
The symphonies by Robert Schumann ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The piano teacher by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
Die Klavierspielerin by Elfriede Jelinek ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
71 fragments of a chronology of chance ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A meticulous depiction of the numbing and normalizing effects of television."--Container
Schumann at Pier2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das weisse Band The white ribbon = Beli trak ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
V vasici na severu Nemčije, v času pred prvo svetovno vojno, so se zečele dogajati nenavadne nesreče, ki postopoma dobijo obliko kazenskega obreda. Dogodke spremlja krajevni učitelj, ki postopno odkrije neverjetno resnico
5 films de Michael Haneke by Michael Haneke ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La cinta blanca Das weisse Band, eine deutsche Kindergeschichte = The white ribbon ( )
3 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inexplicables acontecimientos perturban la tranquila vida de un pueblo protestante en el norte de Alemania en 1913, justo antes de la Primera Guerra Mundial. Un cable que provoca una terrible caída al médico del pueblo, un granero que se quema, alguien que aparece salvajemente torturado ... ¿Quién está detrás de todo esto?
 
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