WorldCat Identities

Weihmayr, Franz 1903-1969

Overview
Works: 39 works in 77 publications in 2 languages and 357 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  History 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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posthumous Publications by Franz Weihmayr, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Franz Weihmayr
La habanera by Douglas Sirk ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in German and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Douglas Sirk transformed a glossy musical vehicle for UFA's "new Garbo" Zarah Leander into a dark and intimate melodrama
Pünktchen und Anton ein Film nach dem gleichnamigen Roman und Theaterstück von Erich Kästner ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pünktchen and Anton are inseparable friends from very different families - Pünktchen's parents are very rich, while Anton's family is poor and his mother is ill. The friends come up with a dubious plan to raise money for a vacation for Anton's mother, but will it go well?
Die Grosse Liebe by Rolf Hansen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A soldier on temporary leave from the war-front meets and falls in love with a music-hall singer
Wunschkonzert ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Inge meets and falls in love with an air force officer, Hebert Koch, who is later sent into battle. She loses contact with him but is able to be reunited when she hears a song requested for him during the Wunschkonzert program, a popular German radio show during World War 2 in which songs requested by and for soldiers were performed
Mädchen in Uniform by Leontine Sagan ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living in the prison-like confines of a Prussian boarding school for the daughters of army officers, a young girl finds herself choked by the institution's strict regimentation and rigid discipline. Under the unbending rule of a matriarchal staff, she falls in love with the school's only caring teacher. When the principal finds out about the affair, her harsh, cruel punishment drives the girl to the brink of suicide
Zu neuen Ufern ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1937 and 2005 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this melodrama set in the early Victorian period, a singer takes the blame for her upper class lover when he forges a cheque, and is transported from England to Parramatta women's prison. It is an unusual combination of elements. Sirk, who had directed 'The Threepenny Opera' on the stage, here combines drama with songs and music, social criticism (the hypocrisy of the upper classes) with some Brechtian devices while accommodating with a characteristic visual flair, the producer's imperative to provide a starring vehicle for Zarah Leander
Zarah Leander in La Habanera ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1937 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Damals ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a woman whose love for her child takes her across two continents
Devil in silk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Ritter meets two women on the last day of his vacation at the sea. He marries Melanie, who can help his career, but after years of her unfounded jealousy and suicide threats, he seeks refuge with shy, warm-hearted Sabine. Then Melanie is found dead, in a way that implicates Thomas
Schatten des Krieges Innovation und Tradition im europäischen Kino 1940 - 1950; Wiederentdeckungen aus den Filmarchiven; [DVD zum cinefest 2009] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Lied der Wüste ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama and intrigue unfold in the North African desert when several Europeans arrive to open copper mines
Wege im Zwielicht ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In den Wirren nach dem 2. Weltkrieg halten sich die heimatlosen Jugendlichen Stefan, Sepp und Peter mit kleinen Gaunereien über Wasser. Im Kriegszerstörten Hannover geraten sie in den Verdacht, am Tod eines Schwarzmarktschiebers Schuld zu sein. Lukas, Burgermeister in einem Heidedorf, ist zufällig Zeuge des tragischen Ereignisses und erkennt die Unschuld der Jugendlichen. Er gibt den jungen Leuten die Chance auf einen Neuanfang in seinem Dort und muss dabei selbst das grösste Opfer bringen."--Booklet
Heimat nach dem Schauspiel von Hermann Sudermann ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fährmann Maria ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1936 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zu neuen Ufern : frei nach dem Roman von Lovis H. Lorenz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hans Westmar einer von Vielen; ein deutsches Schicksal aus dem Jahr ... ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1933 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
... und führe uns nicht in Versuchung nach dem Schauspiel "Der jüngste Tag" von Ödön v. Horvath ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1957 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Es war eine rauschende Ballnacht by Carl Froelich ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composer Peter Tschaikovsky is adored by a dancer and is himself in love with a married woman of high society who is secretly helping his career
Das Herz der Königin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical film portraying Mary, Queen of Scots' eventful reign and eventual execution
Heimat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama set in Germany in 1885 about a woman who left a home where she was repressed, and comes back eight years later as a famous opera singer, but is then threatened by a bank director who wants to marry her
 
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Alternative Names
Ksawery Weihmayr, Franciszek 1903-1969
Weihmayr, Franciszek Ksawery 1903-1969
Weihmayr Ksawery, Franciszek 1903-1969
Languages
German (55)
English (1)