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Vajda, Ladislaus 1877-1933

Overview
Works: 66 works in 172 publications in 3 languages and 3,380 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Motion picture plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Ladislaus Vajda Publications about Ladislaus Vajda
Publications by  Ladislaus Vajda Publications by Ladislaus Vajda
posthumous Publications by Ladislaus Vajda, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ladislaus Vajda
Die Büchse der Pandora Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her
Die 3groschenoper The threepenny opera ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities"--Container
Büchse der Pandora Pandora's box by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silent classic film with Louise Brooks playing the tempestuous Lulu, who destroys everyone she comes in contact with, eventually turning to prostitution and a fateful meeting with Jack the Ripper
Pandora's box (Lulu) by G. W Pabst ( Book )
5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die 3 groschen oper The 3 penny opera by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in German and English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical comedy about the life of underworld characters in London at the end of the nineteenth century
Die Büchse der Pandora Pandora's box ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in German and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the downward spiral of the fiery, brash, yet innocent showgirl Lulu, whose sexual vivacity has a devastating effect on everyone with whom she comes in contact
Weisse Hölle vom Piz Palü The white hell of Pitz Palü ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of the German "mountain film" genre, notable for its impressive photography and uniquely Germanic combination of terror and idealism, about a man who sets out with two companions to conquer an Alpine peak that has already claimed his wife
The threepenny opera by Leo Lania ( Book )
4 editions published between 1931 and 1984 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The love of Jeanne Ney [Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney] by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeanne Ney is the daughter of a French diplomat who is assassinated by Bolsheviks. She falls in love with a young Communist, Andreas and have a brief interlude of happiness in Paris until her uncle is murdered and the crime pinned on Andreas
Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1927 and 1993 in English and German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film tells the story of a young Frencj woman's struggle for happiness amidst the chaos of post-WW1 Europe. -- Container
Kameradschaft/La tragédie de la mine by Ladislaus Vajda ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the German and French versions of the feature film, shot on the same sets with different actors. Bertold Brecht's adaptation of John Gay's The Beggar's Opera combines music and lyrics by Kurt Weill, strong performances and a mixture of realism with stylised settings. Set in Soho in Victorian London, this musical satire tells of Mack the Knife, ladies man, gentleman and thief, his cohorts and antagonists
The mistress of Atlantis ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two French legionnaires become lost in the Algerian desert and discover the fabled lost continent of Atlantis
Die Büchse der Pandora Loulou by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lulu is a high class prostitute whose incredible beauty and passion for life leaves a trail of broken admirers in her wake. She effortlessly gets what she wants as she discards one lover for the next but events soon begin to spiral out of her control. [Container notes]
Westfront 1918 Vier von der Infanterie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the experiences of four German soldiers from different backgrounds in the last stages of World War I and shows the disruptive effects of war on the individual, the family, and society
L'Atlantide by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deux jeunes officiers, Saint-Avit et Morhange, se perdent dans le désert et se retrouvent prisonniers de la belle Antinéa, reine de la cité d'Atlantide. Saint-Avit aveuglé par son amour pour elle, lui obéit lorsqu'elle lui ordonne de tuer son camarade
Abwege ( Visual )
in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neglected by her work-obsessed husband, Brigitte Helm falls in with a fast crowd of Berlin nightclub denizens which eventually leads to disastrous results
Sodom und Gomorrha ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1922 and 2008 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This silent epic compares life in Vienna to life in ancient Sodom and Gomorrah. It was the most expensive Austrian film to date, featuring opulent sets and Expressionist design. This restored version was released by the Austrian Film Archives in 2002
Sodom and Gomorrah Sodome et Gomorrhe : la légende de péchés et de punitions ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Produced with a 'cast of thousands', this early filming is told with modern and ancient stories alternating. The spectacular scenes are arranged on a lavish scale and the temple scenes are impressive. The film pictures the destruction of Lot, the pillar of salt and pagan orgies."--container
Pandora's box Die Büchse der Pandora ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in German and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman murders her husband, becomes a prostitute, then is herself murdered in London by Jack the Ripper
 
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Alternative Names
László, Vajda 1878-1933
Vajda, .. 1877-1933
Vajda, Lad 1877-1933
Vajda, László 1877-1933
Vajda László 1878-1933
Vayda, Ladislaus 1877-1933
Languages
German (59)
English (44)
French (2)
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