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Wirth, Franz Peter 1919-1999

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Most widely held works by Franz Peter Wirth
Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in German and English and held by 290 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 )

3 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 )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in German and held by 56 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
Wallenstein by Friedrich Schiller( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Wallenstein, a commander-in-chief in the 30-years war
Buddenbrooks-Edition Verfall einer Familie( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Manns Roman um den Aufstieg und Verfall der angesehenen hanseatischen Patrizierfamilie Buddenbrook aus dem 19. Jahrhundert gehört zu den Klassikern der Weltliteratur. 1929 erhielt der Autor für sein Meisterwerk den Nobelpreis für Literatur. Sein Buch war Inspiration für mehrere Leinwandadaptionen. Die Arthaus-Premium-Edition enthält die zwei bekanntesten filmischen Umsetzungen des Jahrhundertromans - die elfteilige Fernsehfassung von 1978 und die zweiteilige Kinofassung von 1959 - auf insgesamt 4 DVDs, aufschlussreiches Bonusmaterial und ein interessantes 40-seitiges Booklet
Minna von Barnhelm by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing( Visual )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in German and held by 21 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
Vor dem Sturm( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egmont by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in German and held by 18 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
Don Carlos : Infant von Spanien by Friedrich Schiller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is a filmed adaptation of a production of Friedrich Schiller's Don Carlos at the Burgtheater in Vienna, Austria in 2005
Der Richter und sein Henker by Friedrich Dürrenmatt( Visual )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Dorfpolizist Clenin findet auf der Straße von Twann nach Lomboing die Leiche des Polizeileutnants Schmied aus Bern. Mit der Aufklärung des Verbrechens werden Kriminalkommissar Bärlach und sein Assistent Tschanz beauftragt. Der erste Verdacht fällt auf den großen Finanzier Henri Gastmann, hinter dessen Biedermannsmaske sich eine verbrecherische Natur verbirgt. Bärlach und Gastmann haben sich vor einem Menschenalter als junge Leute in Istanbul kennen gelernt und bei dieser Gelegenheit eine Wette abgeschlossen, durch die Gastmann zu dem wurde, was er jetzt ist: ein perfekter Verbrecher. Er hat es seinerzeit fertig gebracht, vor den Augen Bärlachs einen Mord zu begehen und sich trotzdem ein einwandfreies Alibi zu verschaffen. Seitdem verfolgt Bärlach Gastmann um die ganze Welt, aber immer ohne Erfolg. Noch einmal hat er, der todkranke Kriminalbeamte, jetzt die Chance, seinen Widersacher zu stellen. Er nützt diese Chance und überführt gleichzeitig den Mörder seines Freundes Schmied. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Hamlet( Visual )

2 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Nelson and his crew make fun of this remake of Shakespeare's Hamlet
Buddenbrooks( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in German and held by 12 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 10 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
Operation Walküre by Franz Peter Wirth( Visual )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Operation Walküre" hieß ein offizieller Alarmplan während des Zweiten Weltkrieges. Mit Hilfe dieses Plans wollten die Verschwörer rund um Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg am 20. Juli 1944 den Umsturz in Deutschland herbeiführen. Die Ereignisse sind bekannt: Stauffenbergs Attentat missglückte, Adolf Hitler blieb am Leben. Dieser zweiteilige, dokumentarisch aufgebaute Film setzt sich neben der rein szenischen Rekonstruktion aus eingeblendeten Interviews und Berichten mit unmittelbar beteiligten Augenzeugen und Überlebenden zusammen. Es wird alles, was an authentischen Zeugnissen über den 20. Juli 1944 vorhanden ist, durchleuchtet und mit höchstem Realitätsbezug dokumentiert. Teil 1: "Initialzündung", Laufzeit: 100 Min. Teil 2: "Tote Stunden", Laufzeit: 110 Min
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
Buddenbrooks( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in German and held by 8 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

Operation Walküre Stauffenbergs Attentat auf Hitler ; 2-teiliges Doku-Drama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos : Dreistündiges Fernsehspiel des Dramas von Friedrich Schiller( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallenstein nach der Biographie von Golo Mann ; der komplette ZDF-Vierteiler auf vier DVD( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political intrigue based on a play by Friedrich von Schiller set during the Thirty Years' War. General Wallenstein contemplates an alliance with the Swedes to compel the Emperor to make peace
 
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Alternative Names
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

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弗朗茨·彼得·威茨

Languages
German (122)

English (3)