WorldCat Identities

Gnass, Friedrich 1892-1958

Overview
Works: 22 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 1,039 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  History  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.A2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Friedrich Gnass Publications about Friedrich Gnass
Publications by  Friedrich Gnass Publications by Friedrich Gnass
posthumous Publications by Friedrich Gnass, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Friedrich Gnass
M ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a serial killer is stalking the children of the city, everyone, including the criminal underworld, wants to see him brought down. The story is based on the Düsseldorf child murders of 1929
M the film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A City in Search of a Murderer". Based on the actual case from Dusseldorf in 1929, a sadistic murderer kills little girls. The police try in vain to catch him, but in the end he is trapped by the denizens of the underworld and condemned to death by their leader. The police arrive in time to prevent his execution
Der Untertan The Kaiser's lackey by Wolfgang Staudte ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire about Diederich Hessling, a weakling of the lower middle class who rises in the world by obsequiously deferring to those above him and brutally tyrannizing those of lower station
M (1931) by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychopathic murderer of children evades the police but is caught by the city's criminals who find his activities getting them a bad name
EISLER, H Vocal Music (Busch) ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
M ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama based [supposedly] on the actual case of the Düsseldorf murderer [Peter Kürten, the "Vampire of Düsseldorf"] recounting the hunt for a psychopathic killer of young girls
EISLER, H Vocal Music (Busch) ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herr Puntila und sein Knecht Matti (Lieder und Szenen) by Paul Dessau ( Recording )
in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lieder und Szenen aus der Aufführung des Berliner Ensembles
Mutter Krausens Fahrt ins Glück ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1929 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mother Krause lives with her daughter Erna, her jobless son Paul, a tenant, his girlfriend and child in a dark hinter house building in Berlin. The film shows how hard and miserable their situation is. The film has a sad ending. The film was made before a huge economic crisis hit Germany. But even then, the number of jobless people was very high. All the scenes were filmed in original surroundings
Lieder und Chöre aus "Die Mutter" by Hanns Eisler ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1951 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lieder und Chöre aus "Die Mutter" by Hanns Eisler ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1950 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Die Buntkarierten ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Chronicle of a Berlin working class family' between 1884 and 1949, as events in and outside the family - from social revolution to the rise of facism - shape their lives
Jenseits der Straße ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1929 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Die Geschichte vom kleinen Muck The story of little Mook = L'histoire du petit Mouk = La historia del pequeño Muck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A little boy, Muck, is banished from his home but meets a wondrous old woman who gives him magic racing slippers and a wand with which to hunt up hidden treasures. Convinced that he has found his fortune, Muck sets out for the Sultan's court where he is soon made the chief bursar. But Muck's career evokes much envy among the courtiers, so with a bit of magic, he has their heads fitted with donkey's ears. He also helps Prince Hassan find his beloved Amarza, the Sultan's daughter
M by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A psychopathic murderer of young girls terrorizes a German city, causing public hysteria and intense police investigations, which, in turn, disrupt organized crime. The contrasting worlds of the police and the underworld are exposed as they both resolve to hunt, capture, and try the Mörder
M a film by Fritz Lang ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
M, el vampiro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Un asesino de niñas tiene atemorizada a toda la ciudad. La policía lo busca frenética y desesperadamente, deteniendo a cualquier persona mínimamente sospechosa. Por su parte, los jefes del hampa, furiosos por las redadas que están sufriendo por culpa del asesino, deciden buscarlo ellos mismos." --Film affinity web site
Die Heilige Johanna der Schlachthöfe ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1967 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Die Mutter Bühnenmusik op. 25; zu dem Schauspiel "Die Mutter" nach Maxim Gorki von Bertolt Brecht by Hanns Eisler ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1982 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
M ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt. Supposedly based on the rapist and murderer Peter Kürten, dubbed the Vampire of Düsseldorf, but that fact was never confirmed by the director
 
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Alternative Names
Gnaas, Friedrich, 1892-1958
Gnaß, Friedrich
Languages
German (23)
English (2)
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