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Nero-Film A.G.

Overview
Works: 34 works in 145 publications in 4 languages and 4,627 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Interviews  Motion pictures  Personal narratives‡vPalestinian Arab  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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M by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in German and English and held by 2,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a drama based on the actual case of the Dusseldorf murderer recounting the hunt by the law and the underworld for a psychopathic murderer of young girls
Die Büchse der Pandora Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 721 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
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in German and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Locked away in an asylum for a decade and teetering between life and death, the criminal mastermind Dr. Mabuse has scribbled his last will and testament: a manifesto establishing a future empire of crime. When the document's nefarious writings start leading to terrifying parallels in reality, it's up to Berlin's star detective, Inspector Lohmann, to connect the fragmented, maddening clues in a case unlike any other. The Testament of Dr. Mabuse appropriates slogans and ideas from the newly ascendant Nazi party and puts them into the mouth of a madman, warning the audience of the horrible menace that was rapidly becoming a reality
Mayerling by Anatole Litvak ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in French and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Vienna in the late 19th century, the unhappily married Crown Prince Rudolf of the Austro-Hungarian Empire falls in love with the young Baroness Marie Vetsera. The consternation this causes in his royal family leads them to later commit suicide together at a hunting lodge
Die 3 groschen oper The 3 penny opera by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1931 and 1980 in German and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
German film reconstructed in the 1960s, years after the Nazis destroyed the original negative. Combines realism and expressionism for a biting satire of "respectable" society. Set in Victorian London in which both government and underworld are portrayed as amoral and polluted by economic and political chaos. A dashing thief called Mack the Knife gets away with robbery on a daily basis until he marries Polly Peachum, daughter of the king of the beggars. When the outraged king sends a force of crooked cops after Mack, the bandit must run for his life. Favorites from Weill's music score include Moritat, which became the 1957 pop hit Mack the Knife, and Pirate Jenny
Büchse der Pandora Pandora's box by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drame adapté au cinéma de "Erdgeist" et "Büchse der Pandora" de Frank Wedekind. Une danseuse de cabaret, Loulou, qui détruit tous ceux qu'elle côtoie, finit victime de Jack l'éventreur. Principale interprète : Louise Brooks. Version sonore musicale avec intertitres anglais
Westfront 1918 Vier von der Infanterie ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in German and English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German account of life on the Westfront during the first World War
Die Büchse der Pandora Pandora's box ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and English and held by 125 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
Kameradschaft Comradeship ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1931 and 1999 in German and French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
German miners cross the border to come to the assistance of French miners trapped by an explosion. Based on an actual incident
The crimes of Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sequel to Lang's silent film, Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler. A criminal mastermind controls his underworld empire even while confined to an insane asylum
The mistress of Atlantis ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two French legionnaires become lost in the Algerian desert and discover the fabled lost continent of Atlantis
The Threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in German and held by 15 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
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse The testament of Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing where the "zweiteilige Uco-Film" ends, Dr. Mabuse has been committed to an asylum. While writing his "Testament" as a master criminal he comes to control his psychiatrist, Dr. Baum, who inherits his legacy of crime
Kameradschaft by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on an actual incident in which German miners crossed the border to go to the assistance of French miners trapped by an explosion
Tears of Gaza ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Arabic and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Disturbing, powerful and emotionally devastating, Tears of Gaza transports us into the middle of the 2008 to 2009 bombings of Gaza by the Israeli military at a time when no journalists were allowed in. Filmed by several Palestinian cameramen both during and after the offensive, this powerful film by director Vibeke Løkkeberg focuses on the impact of war on the civilian population."--Choices Video website
Westfront 1918 by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with trench warfare in the last stages of World War I
Pandora's box Die Büchse der Pandora ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the downward spiral of a showgirl named Lulu, whose sexual vivacity has a devastating effect on everyone she comes into contact with
Das testament des Dr. Mabuse Testament of Dr. Mabuse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Locked away in an asylum for a decade and teetering between life and death, the criminal mastermind Dr. Mabuse has scribbled his last will and testament: a manifesto establishing a future empire of crime. When the document's nefarious writings start leading to terrifying parallels in reality, it's up to Berlin's star detective, Inspector Lohmann, to connect the most fragmented, maddening clues in a case unlike any other
L'Opera de quat' sous Die 3 groschenoper by Kurt Weill ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early years of the sound era film producers often made films in different language versions, using the same sets but different casts. Pabst's twin versions of The threepenny opera shot in German and French make absorbing viewing. Set in a shadowy, stylised and dreamlike Victorian London, the story of Mack the Knife and Polly Peachum is timeless and the combination of Brecht's satire and Weill's music is as fresh as ever
La tragédie de la mine Kameradschaft ( Visual )
in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
German miners cross the border to come to the assistance of French miners trapped by an explosion. Based on an actual incident
 
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Alternative Names
Nero-Film Aktien-Gesellschaft
Nero Film (Firm)
Nero Films (Firm)
Languages
German (99)
English (19)
French (9)
Arabic (1)
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