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Wirth, Franz Peter 1919-1999

Overview
Works: 155 works in 342 publications in 2 languages and 857 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Filmed operas  Fiction  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Musical films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Performer, Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Contributor, Other, Adapter, tld, Scenarist
Classifications: M1500.V47, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Franz Peter Wirth
Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann( Visual )

35 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Thomas Mann's story of three generations of the Buddenbrooks family from Lübeck, Germany, and how they struggle to maintain their status as one of the city's most wealthy and respected families
The Thomas Mann collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three novels are brought to life in this 7-disc collection, which pays tribute to Mann's most celebrated and famous works. Buddenbrooks: A sweeping tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy merchant family torn between loyalty and personal freedom. Doktor Faustus: Driven by a single-minded search for a totally new musical idiom, composer Adrian Leverkühn makes a pact with the devil with a very high price, the total renunciation of love and the gradual deterioration of the mind and body. The magic mountain: Hans Castorp, son of a distinguished Hamburg family, spends seven years in a Swiss sanatorium. Drawn to the hermetic society, he receives an erotic and philosophical initiation but abruptly leaves at the launch of the Great War to learn true life experience and responsibility
Der kaukasische Kreidekreis by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of Bertolt Brecht's play Der kaukasische Kreidekreis which is a parable about a peasant girl who rescues a baby and becomes a better mother than its wealthy natural parents
Minna von Barnhelm, or The Soldier's Fortune (Minna von Barnhelm oder Das Soldatengluck) by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lessing's romantic comedy about a pair of lovers separated by the Seven Years War who must go through a complex series of events before all ends happily
Don Carlos an opera in five acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes an eight minute special program: Verdi at Sant' Agata
Egmont by Ludwig van Beethoven( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the days when the Netherlands were still ruled by Spain, the governor representing the Spanish king agreed to grant the Dutch people political liberty, but the central authority in Spain is determined to undermine the independence of the Dutch people and sends Duke Alba to the country, a man driven by the desire for power. The Dutch people have placed all their hopes in Count Egmont with his charismatic personality and his love for a common maid. However, he is a weak political negotiator without tactical skills. Alba orders his arrest and execution
Vor dem Sturm( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallenstein by Friedrich Schiller( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Wallenstein, a commander-in-chief in the 30-years war
Operation Walküre Stauffenbergs Attentat auf Hitler; 2-teiliges Doku-Drama( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Attentat von Graf von Stauffenberg mißglückte: Hitler blieb am Leben, Stauffenberg und etliche Mitverschwörer fanden den Tod
Der Richter und sein Henker by Friedrich Dürrenmatt( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorfpolizist Clenin findet auf der Strasse von Twann nach Lomboing die Leiche des Polizeileutnants Schmied aus Bern. Mit der Aufklärung des Verbrechens werden Kriminlakommissar Bärlach und sein Assistent Tschanz beauftragt. Der erste Verdacht fällt auf den grossen Finanzier Gassmann, hinter dessen Fassade sich eine verbrecherische Natur verbirgt. Bärlach und Gassmann kennen sich aus Instanbul. Dort lernten sie sich kennen und schlossen eine Wette ab, durch die Gassmann das wurde, was er ist, ein perfekter Verbrecher. Nun hat der todkranke Kriminalist noch einmal die Gelegenheit seinen Widersacher zu stellen. Ein kleiner, eindringlicher und pointierter äfilm noirä von filmhistorischer Bedeutung
Buddenbrooks( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sweeping tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy German merchant family, Buddenbrooks dramatizes the conflict between family loyalty and personal freedom. This stimulating adaptation of Thomas Mann's most famous work is brought to life with magnificent costumes and unforgettable performances
Buddenbrooks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sweeping tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy German merchant family, Buddenbrooks dramatizes the conflict between family loyalty and personal freedom. This stimulating adaptation of Thomas Mann's most famous work is brought to life with magnificent costumes and unforgettable performances
Buddenbrooks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sweeping tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy German merchant family, Buddenbrooks dramatizes the conflict between family loyalty and personal freedom. This stimulating adaptation of Thomas Mann's most famous work is brought to life with magnificent costumes and unforgettable performances
Buddenbrooks( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sweeping tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy German merchant family, Buddenbrooks dramatizes the conflict between family loyalty and personal freedom. This stimulating adaptation of Thomas Mann's most famous work is brought to life with magnificent costumes and unforgettable performances
Minna von Barnhelm ein Lustspiel in 5 Aufzügen( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the storm : a novel of the winter of 1812-13 by Theodor Fontane( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nach dem gleichnamigen Roman von Theodor Fontane
Die Zimmerschlacht Übungsstück für ein Ehepaar( Visual )

3 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Wittiber nach dem gleichnamigen Roman von Ludwig Thoma( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Franz Peter Wirth deutscher Regisseur

Franz Peter Wirth Duits filmregisseur

Franz Peter Wirth Film director

Franz Peter Wirth regista e sceneggiatore tedesco

Wirth, Franz P. 1919-1999

Франц Петер Вирт немецкий кинорежиссёр

弗朗茨·彼得·威茨

Languages
German (124)

English (1)

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