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Okonedo, Sophie

Works: 15 works in 126 publications in 6 languages and 6,192 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sophie Okonedo
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George ( Visual )
73 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
ÆonFlux ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
400 years in the future, after a virus kills off 99% of the world population, only one city on Earth remains. Ruled by the Goodchild dynasty, it is a perfect society of peace and prosperity - except that its citizens keep mysteriously disappearing. A secret agent/assassin/warrior has been given the mission to bring down the regime. But as she goes deeper into her mission, Aeon uncovers some shocking secrets that put the mission, not to mention her life, in danger
After Earth by M. Night Shyamalan ( Visual )
16 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nova Prime has become mankind's new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father to his son, Kitai. When an asteroid storm damages Cypher and Kitai's craft, they crash-land on a now unfamiliar and dangerous Earth. As his father lies dying in the cockpit, Kitai must trek across the hostile terrain to recover their rescue beacon
Dirty pretty things by Stephen Frears ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Okwe is an illegal immigrant living in London. He was a doctor in his homeland and now works two jobs - during the day as a taxi driver, at night as a hotel desk clerk. When a prostitute tells him there's a mess in one of the hotel's bathrooms, Okwe finds a human heart in the toilet. Using his previous knowledge of medicine, he begins to solve the case of where the heart came from and soon delves into the world of body organ black-markets. He finds that his only friend, Senay, a Turkish illegal immigrant chambermaid, may be next to be used for organ parts
Æon Flux by Karyn Kusama ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aeon jest ostatnia nadzieją rebeliantów na obalenie sterylnie idealnego modelu społecznego. Ale gdy zostanie jej zlecone zabicie przywódcy rządu, Aeon znajdzie się w samym środku splątanej sieci intryg i odkryje sekrety, które odmienią losy świata. Znakomity thriller science fiction wzorowany na przebojowej serii animowanej zrealizowanej na potrzeby stacji MTV
Skin by Anthony Fabian ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'histoire vraie, en Afrique du Sud, en plein Apartheid, de Sandra Laing, issue de parents blancs mais née noire. Noire ou blanche selon les lois arbitraires et changeantes, Sandra passera sa vie déchirée entre les deux mondes et luttera pour trouver sa propre identité. [Jaquette]
The Slap La Gifle by Jessica Hobbs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Dans la banlieue de Melbourne, Hector fête son 40e anniversaire autour d'un barbecue, entouré de ses proches et de sa famille. Une dispute entre enfants dégénère. Harry, le cousin d'Hector gifle Hugo, le fils de Rosie. Une gifle et tout l'équilibre d'une famille bascule. De cet événement anecdotique pour Harry mais dévastateur pour Rosie, découle un récit choral, où les couples se détruisent à petit feu, où le désir, la solitude, l'âge, les incompréhensions, les rancoeurs et les espoirs sont dépeints avec une infinie délicatesse et une justesse émotionnelle remarquable."
Hotel Rwanda ( )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Rusesabagina, es hutu y director del hotel Mille Collines, propiedad de las aerolíneas belgas, SABENA. Respetado por su generosidad, su carisma y los contactos que tiene, se ve involucrado en el transcurso de los acontecimientos cuando amenazan de muerte a su familia y vecinos. Logra sortear los primeros obstáculos mediante el soborno, con la esperanza de que las fuerzas internacionales lleguen en cualquier momento para evitar la Guerra Civil. Sin embargo la siutación se recrudece. Tras el asesinato del presidente ruandés, comienza la matanza indiscriminada de tutsis a manos de los soldados y ciudadanos hutus. Paul logra proteger a los suyos en el hotel, al que empiezan a llegar miles de personas pidiendo auxilio
Hotel Rwanda ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In the midst of one of the darkest episodes in human history, which involved the genocide of some one million people in Rwanda, an ordinary man summons extraordinary courage to save more than a thousand refugees by sheltering them in the hotel he manages
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
When the Doctor lands his TARDIS in the Lancaster town of Lannet in the present, he finds that something is terribly wrong. The people are scared. They don't like going out onto the streets at night, they don't like making too much noise, and they certainly don't like strangers asking questions. What alien force has invaded the town? Why is it watching barmaid Alison Cheney? And what plans does it have for the future of the planet Earth?
Hotel Rwanda ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Hotel Ruanda : eine wahre Geschichte ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Am 7. April 1994 brach in Ruanda der Bürgerkrieg zwischen regierenden Hutu-Milizen und den Rebellen der Tutsi aus. In nur 100 Tagen starben eine Million Menschen durch die Hand der Milizen, während die gesamte westliche Welt vor dem blutigsten Kapitel der jüngeren afrikanischen Geschichte die Augen verschloss. Hotel Ruanda ist die wahre Geschichte von Paul Rusesabagina (Don Cheadle), einem ganz gewöhnlichen Mann, der beispiellos Zivilcourage bewies und über 1200 Menschen vor dem sicheren Tod rettete
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Born into a miserable workhouse orphanage, Oliver eventually flees to London, where the cheerful Artful Dodger immediately befriends him and introduces him to the villainous Fagin and his gang of thieves. Temporarily rescued from the prospect of a life of crime by the kindly Mr. Brownlow, Oliver finds himself pursued by savage thief Bill Sikes and the enigmatic Monks
Father & son ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Een voormalige gangster keert terug naar Manchester om zijn 15-jarige zoon te helpen, die beschuldigd wordt van moord
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand-in mother for Lily. When Rosaleen and Lily walk into town they are approached by some white men. Rosaleen insults these racists by standing up for her rights. The angry men give her a beating and she ends up in the hospital. Lily's father rescues Lily but not Rosaleen so Lily talks Rosaleen into running away. They end up in a town that Lily believes her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm, and there Lily finds solace in the mesmerizing world of beekeeping
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English (101)
German (12)
Spanish (5)
French (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (1)