WorldCat Identities

Samel, Udo

Works: 220 works in 440 publications in 5 languages and 2,304 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Fiction  Operas  Music videos  Made-for-TV movies  Interviews  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Other, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Udo Samel
Alles auf Zucker by Dani Levy( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pool shark and hustler Jaeckie Zucker is up to his ears in debt. In a stroke of luck, his mother dies and leaves an inheritance. Before he can cash in, his mother has requested the difficult task of reconciling with his estranged Orthodox brother Samuel
71 Fragmente einer Chronologie des Zufalls by Michael Haneke( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

71 scenes revolving around a recent immigrant, a couple that has just adopted a daughter, a college student and a lonely old man
Der siebente Kontinent The seventh continent by Michael Haneke( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in German and French and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georg and his wife Anna realize how monotonous and isolated their lives are when their daughter Eva, in a desperate attempt to get attention, suddenly pretends to be blind. The family decides to break with their routine and plans to emigrate to Australia. This film is a stark look at lives severed from feelings
Das Schloss The castle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

K. arrives at an isolated village to take up his position as a land surveyor for officials at the Castle. No one will confirm or deny his appointment, and his attempts to approach and appeal to Castle officials are met with indifference, obstinacy, and bureaucratic red tape. K. has status but no position, two dolts for assistants, the forlorn barmaid Frieda as a fiancée, and arguments with everyone. An icy blizzard blows unendingly, immeasurable time passes, and K. trudges repeatedly back and forth, waiting for the smallest scrap of information or news from the Castle, that they have need of him, or at least recognition of his existence
Kaspar Hauser Verbrechen am Seelenleben eines Menschen by Peter Sehr( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in German and English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the Crown Prince of Baden involving an elaborate plot to control the lineage of the throne of the Duchy of Baden as the Countess Hochberg conspires to kidnap the rightful heir, Kaspar Hauser and replace him with a changeling. Hauser, the son of a duke, was switched at birth and grew up in prison without social contacts or education. Years later the truth is discovered and he is rescued and transformed by civilized society
Lieder by Robert Schumann( )

1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Domaine Domain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the threshold of adulthood, 17-year-old Pierre becomes obsessed with his aunt Nadia. A flamboyant mathematician whose intellect clashes with her alcoholism and fatalistic view of life, Nadia is on a path to self-destruction. As Pierre discovers his budding sexuality, he attempts to rescue his beloved aunt from herself. Domain is a dark, sexy mediation on the intersection of two lives with very different trajectories
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glyndebourne's new production of the Waltz King's much-loved comic operetta takes its inspiration from Eisenstein's final words in the opera: 'Rosalinde!' Features Pamela Armstrong, Thomas Allen, Ragnar Ulfung, and Hakan Hagegard
Der Zauberberg : Hörspiel by Thomas Mann( Recording )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in German and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tijdsbeeld van Europa vóór de Eerste Wereldoorlog, met als hoofdpersoon een zoon uit een Noordduitse koopmansfamilie die op bezoek in een Zwitsers sanatorium, daar als het ware betoverd door de atmosfeer, zeven jaar blijft
Go for Zucker by Dani Levy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in German and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First-class pool shark and all-around hustler Jaeckie Zucker is up to his ears in debt, again. He faces jail, divorce and general ruin. When word comes that his mother has died, leaving an inheritance, it's a stroke of luck. But according to his mother's will, before he can cash in Zucker must first reconcile with his long-estranged, Orthodox brother Samuel, who is arriving the next day, family in tow, expecting to sit shiva for seven days. Can Zucker, who has forsaken his religion, and his non-Jewish wife pass as observant? And can he sneak away to compete in a high-stake pool tournament?
Kondom des Grauens Killer condom( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killer condoms are on the loose and after a close call; Luigi Mackeroni is on the case. Will he be able to rid New York City of this evil menace?
La Pianiste by Michael Haneke( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique "Erika Kohut, la quarantaine, est professeur de piano au Conservatoire de Vienne. Pour échapper à l'emprise de sa mère avec laquelle elle vit en vase clos, elle fréquente en secret les cinémas pornos et les peepshows. Sa sexualité se résume à un voyeurisme morbide et aux mutilations masochistes qu'elle s'inflige. Erika est hors de la vie. Jusqu'au jour où l'un de ses élèves se met en tête de la séduire..."
Deutschlandspiel Vom Mauerfall bis zur Wiedervereinigung by Hans C Blumenberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ost-Berlin, 7. Oktober 1989. Es ist der 40. Jahrestag der DDR. Während die Betonköpfe des sozialistischen Weltlagers an der Seite ihres deutschen Musterschülers Erich Honecker die Parade der NVA abnehmen, geht das "Volk der Arbeiter und Bauern" auf die Strasse. Immer mehr Bürger setzen ihre Hoffnung auf Michail Gorbatschow und skandieren "Wir sind das Volk". Zwei Tage später erreicht die Konfrontation ihren Höhepunkt auf dem Leipziger Ring, 70.000 Menschen reihen sich in den friedlichen Protest ein. In den Seitenstrassen wartet - schwer bewaffnet - die Staatsmacht. Kommt es zum Blutbad wie in Peking auf dem Platz des Himmlischen Friedens? Honecker kann seinen harten Kurs nicht durchsetzen. Um das Vertrauen der Bevölkerung wiederzugewinnen und die Lage zu stabilisieren, wird der SED-Chef durch Egon Krenz ersetzt. Schliesslich fasst das ZK den Beschluss, die Grenzübergänge in die Bundesrepublik und nach West-Berlin zu öffnen
Notturno by Fritz Lehner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 2 versions of the film directed by Fritz Lehner of the last days of the composer Franz Schubert. Udo Samel plays Franz Schubert in these film biographies that present a grim look at the darker side of the legendary composer. Schubert is released from a hospital-asylum after being treated for a sexually transmitted disease. After visiting his strict father, he goes to live with his wealthy friend Schober. Franz is followed by Kajetan, the crippled beggar he befriended during his hospital stay
Dantons Tod Hörspiel( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deutsches Theater der Gegenwart( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silentium by Wolfgang Murnberger( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who accused a Catholic bishop of abusing him when he was a child dies in the Austrian city Salzburg. Everyone except his widow and the eccentrical detective Simon Brenner believe that the man killed himself
Symphonie No. 1 "Versuch eines Requiems" by Karl Amadeus Hartmann( Recording )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hartmann: Sinfonie Nr.1 für Alt & Orchester. Text: W.Whitman / Martinu: Mahnmal für Lidice für Orchester / Schönberg: A Survivor from Warsaw for speaker, men's chorus & orch., op.46 / Nono: Canti di vita e d'amore per soprano tenore & orch
Die Entdeckung des Himmels : Hörspiel by Harry Mulisch( Recording )

7 editions published in 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufwendiges Hörspiel nach Harry Mulischs Bestseller: Da Gott die Menschheit für ein misslungenes Projekt hält, will er Moses Gesetzestafeln zurück. Ein Cherubim und ein Engel sollen für alles Weitere sorgen
Die Nächte des groen Jägers Roman by Ahmadou Kourouma( Recording )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Udo Samel acteur allemand

Udo Samel attore tedesco

Udo Samel deutscher Schauspieler

Udo Samel Duits acteur

Udo Samel German actor

Udo Samel tysk skdespelare

Udo Samel tysk skodespelar

Udo Samel tysk skuespiller