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Gatlif, Tony 1948-

Overview
Works: 145 works in 432 publications in 11 languages and 2,701 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Film adaptations  Fiction  History 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Composer, Performer, Scenarist, Film editor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Adapter, Actor, Arranger, Photographer, Author of dialog, Other
Classifications: PN1995.9.F67, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Gatlif
Latcho drom Bonne route = Safe journey ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A variety of Romany musical groups and dancers perform traditional music and dances in settings created to show traditional Romany life and culture. Set in India, Egypt, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, France and Spain
Vengo by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his brother has murdered a member of a rival gipsy clan and gone into hiding, Caco becomes both the de facto figurehead of his 'family' and protector of his handicapped nephew
Gadjo dilo Crazy stranger by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young French man, in search of a legendary Gypsy singer, is taken in by a Gypsy community in Romania where he learns their ways of talking, drinking, dancing, cursing and screwing
Exils Exiles ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young couple, both of Arabic descent, leave Paris with no money, jobs, or connections, and travel to their ancestral home of Algeria. In search of re-connecting to their roots, they cross three countries by foot, bus, train, and hitched rides
Liberté by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Second World War, a Gypsy family and an orphaned boy travel the roads of France before learning that the Vichy regime no longer gives them the right to travel freely. They settle in a town where Theodore, the town's mayor, and Miss Lundi, the schoolteacher, protect and help the Gypsies. Despite this, they are arrested and placed in an internment camp. Theodore manages to rescue them and gives them a piece of property where they must settle. But the Gypsies' deeply ingrained thirst for freedom makes this sedentary lifestyle difficult to bear. After Theodore and Miss Lundi are arrested for resistance, the Gypsies decide they must get back on the move in order to remain free
Transylvania by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zingarina llega a Transilvania (Rumania) en busca del hombre al que ama, que conoció en Francia y que un día se marchó sin dar explicación. Acompañada por su amiga Marie, que la cuida celosamente, Zingara se lanza en su apasionada búsqueda y se deja atrapar por un país que le fascina. Lastimosamente, cuando encuentra a su antiguo amante, éste la rechaza brutalmente. Loca de dolor abandona a su amiga para finalmente fundirse entera en esta nueva tierra, Transilvania, donde ella encuentra a Tchangalo, un solitario, un hombre como ella sin fronteras y sin ataduras
The Rough guide to gypsy music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in Romani and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gadjo dilo Crazy stranger by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young French man travels to Romania to find a singer he has only heard on cassette. He finds his way to a Romanian gypsy village where he stays, believing that they will take him to the singer when the time has come. The inhabitants at first do not like him but as they grow to know him he is accepted and the ice between him and beautiful Sabina finally cracks
Mondo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A homeless gypsy boy of about 10 appears on the streets of Nice, France and makes many friends, bringing beauty to all he meets, until one day he disappears again
Exils by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journey of two Parisians of Algerian descent to the land of their heritage
Latcho drom by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latcho drom, or "Safe journey", transcends language and culture, spanning the four seasons as told through the musicians and dancers of India, Egypt, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, France, and Spain. For these people, music, song and dance are food for the soul: the narratives in which they express their joy and suffering, chronicle their histories, and teach the cultural values of family, journey, love, separateness, and persecution
Swing by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max, a young boy on his summer holiay finds himself drawn to the spell-binding guitar playing of Mirado, a virtuoso of the guitar. This music becomes his passion and his connection to the neighbourhood of the local gypsy population and their music-manouche jazz
Lulu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lulu, a transsexual, lives with John. When a town drunk, a local at the bar where Lulu works, accuses her of murder, normal quickly goes out of hand. A detective starts a quirky investigation into the charge but gets nowhere. He believes Lulu is guilty and also wants her locked up for being who she is. Only a journalist who is in love with Lulu is her only hope in this cinematic menage a trois
Korkoro ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Second World War, a Gypsy family travels the roads of France before learning that the Vichy regime no longer gives them the right to travel freely
Les princes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nara is a gypsy who has thrown his wife out of the house because a social worker talked her into using birth control pills. Now he lives with his 80-year-old mother and young daughter. They both provide a balance for Nara's violent behavior and illegal activities, despite the constant threat of eviction
Liberté by Tony Gatlif ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Théodore, vétérinaire et maire d'un village situé en zone occupée pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, vit avec P'tit Claude, un enfant de 9 ans, dont les parents ont disparu. Avec l'institutrice Lise Lundi, il rencontre une famille de Tsiganes installés au village depuis peu. La tranquillité des nomades est très vite menacée par la police de Vichy et par la Gestapo
Je suis né d'une cigogne by Tony Gatlif ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Otto, one of the long-term unemployed, lives with his mother in state housing. His girlfriend, Louna, works as a hairdresser and lives with an old woman who is being preyed upon by the bailiffs. Fed up with their meaningless lives they decide to rebel against a system and a society they have grown to despise. As they set out on their anarchic adventure they are joined by Ali, an intellectual teenage immigrant. The latter ran away from home as a reaction to his father's brutal attempts to efface his Arab origins. Armed with a gun, the three friends steal cars and rob shops when they need to. On the way, they encounter a stork with an injured wing. The stork tells them that he is an Algerian refugee who is on his way to stay with his family in Germany. The three friends adopt the stork, get his wing fixed and set about trying to get a forged passport so that he can cross the Franco-German border
Indignez-vous! d'après le manifeste de Stéphane Hessel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exil ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" "Exil" geht den umgekehrten Weg der Immigration: Zano macht sich gemeinsam mit seiner Familie auf die Suche nach seinen Wurzeln. Die Reise von Paris über Spanien nach Algerien wird zu einer Reise der Versöhnung. Zano findet in Techno-Rhythmen und spanischem Flamenco schließlich zu sich selbst... Produktionsjahr: 2004; Darsteller: Romain Duris, Lubna Azabal. "Swing": Der 10-jährige Max ist vom Jazz Manusch fasziniert. Die Musik des Gitarrenvirtuosen Miraldo führt ihn ins Sinti- und Roma-Quartier, wo er sich eine alte Gitarre kauft. Dank Miraldos Unterricht lernt Max nicht nur die Musik, sondern auch die Kultur der Sinti und Roma kennen. Die Freundschaft zur gleichaltrigen Swing weckt in ihm das Selbstvertrauen und die Anziehungskraft der Freiheit.Produktionsjahr: 2002; Darsteller: Oscar Copp, Lou Rech, Tchavolo Schmitt. (Quelle: Umschlagtext)
Vengo by Tomatito ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2000 in Multiple languages and Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dahmani, Michel.
Gatliff, Tony 1948-
Gattlif, Tony 1948-
Gattliff, Tony 1948-
Languages
French (156)
Spanish (34)
English (19)
Romani (16)
Multiple languages (8)
German (6)
Italian (5)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
Romanian (1)
Korean (1)
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