WorldCat Identities

Figura, Katarzyna

Overview
Works: 53 works in 105 publications in 3 languages and 713 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Katarzyna Figura
Zemsta ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Polish and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two 17th century aristocratic families, due to decline in their ancestral legacies, inhabit separate parts of a crumbling castle and thrive on making each other miserable. The feuding noblemen try to outwit one another for romance and control over their extravagant realm while their family members pursue their selfish interests of greed and lust. Thwarted lovers, mistaken identity, closed-door couplings and long simmering feuds abound in this delightful farce!"--Container
Dead man's bounty ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger rides into a small town carrying the corpse of a wanted man. Hoping to collect a reward, the mysterious outsider loses the dead man--and potential bounty money--in a gambling game with the town's drunken sheriff
Żurek the white soup ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Polish and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Halina, a young, hard-working widow, tramps around a small Polish border town in search of the father of her grandchild. Her impaired teenage daughter refuses to name the father, which causes a problem with the upcoming baptism
Kiler ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Polish and Multiple languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hapless taxi driver is mistaken for a contract killer and arrested by police. It all started because the taxi driver's name is Jurek Kiler, and kiler is the word for 'hitman' in Polish. Kiler becomes seduced by his new identity
Historie miłosne Love stories ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Polish and English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher falls in love with a student, a priest discovers he has a daughter, an army officer tempted by an old flame, and a drug dealer is forced to trust his wife with the goods are interwoven in tales of love
Kingsize Kingsajz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Polish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story follows a young scientist in the contemporary world, who actually came from the world of dwarves, thanks to a magic potion, held by the Big Eater, ruler of the dwarves
Złoto dezerterów Deserter's gold ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Polish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two members of the Polish underground try to outwit the Nazis by robbing a German-controlled bank, to purchase a major arms shipment
Career of Nikos Dyzma Kariera Nikosia Dyzmy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Polish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A funeral eulogist embarrasses the hated vice Prime Minister and becomes a hero among politicians and their jaded wives
Żurek ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Polish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dramatic story of a woman's struggle to discover the identity of her grandchild's father
Kingsajz ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Polish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kingsajz is a cult Polish comedy fantasy film. The action takes place in Poland during the late Communist period and in a fictional liliput kingdom called Szuflandia (Drawerland), hidden deep in the undergrounds of the Quaternary Research Institute. The movie is a strong and evident allegory of a communistic regime and thus was received very enthusiastically by anti-communist society
Szczęśliwego Nowego Jorku Happy New York ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in Polish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire about 6 Poles who cross the Atlantic to find fame, fortune and the American Dream. Though they live on the edge of poverty they send videotapes back to Poland showing their prosperity
Ajlawju [videorecording] ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Polish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about two mismatched people trying to forge a relationship in Poland's challenging socio-political conditions
Zemsta Revenge ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in Polish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Czesnik and Rejent are the combative scions of two prominent families fallen on hard times, both of whom have the poor fortune of having homes which share a common courtyard. Czesnik's niece Klara has fallen in love with Waclaw, Rejent's son. However, Rejent has promised his son to Podstolina, a beautiful widow who has attracted Czesnik's eye. Meanwhile, Papkin, a former nobleman short on both cash and courage, hopes to wed Klara, but as a neutral party in the feud between the two clans, Klara thinks she might be able to use Papkin for her own purposes to bring her together with Waclaw
Ros̓lin̓y truja̧ce The poisonous plants ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in Polish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this film resembling American gangster movies, set in a war-torn city that has lost its moral structure, a young journalist searching for a story encounters a juvenile prostitute, a man unjustly accused of murder, and a girl who grows poisonous plants
Pocia̜g do Hollywood Train to Hollywood ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in Polish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is bitten by the acting bug after seeing Marilyn Monroe in "Some Like It Hot".. She patterns herself after MM and after finishing high school goes for screen tests to the Film Academy. Rejected because of her crooked teeth she takes a job of selling beer on a train and starts writing to Billy Wilder, trying to be cast in his next movie. At the train station she meets a would-be cinematographer who is color- blind
Yuma ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A story about the rise and fall of Zyga - a Polish kid in his twenties, who wants to take charge of his life after the fall of communism, but in a time of chaos and moral anarchy, unwillingly becomes a gangster"--www.imdb.com
Kochaj i tańcz ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ubu król ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ubu, pleasing the mob and toadying to influential people, violently seizes power in the country under the slogans of the fight for freedom and democracy. His stupid and cruel rules follow only one principle - to make himself rich. Incited by foreign ambassadors, Ubu goes to war with the Russian Tsar and loses. Consequently, the people banish Ubu and his wife and, overthrown, they hide in a neighboring country
Kiler Kiler-ów 2-óch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two films about a taxi driver who is mistakenly identified as a famous killer by both police and mafia and has to reluctuntly live up to their expectations
To nie tak jak myślisz kotku ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Figura Kashia 1962-....
Figura Kasia 1962-....
Figura, Katarzyna Małgorzata 1962-
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