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Windeløv, Vibeke

Overview
Works: 33 works in 168 publications in 7 languages and 4,896 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vibeke Windeløv
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )
45 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier( Visual )
27 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selma, a Czechoslovakian immigrant, is a single mother working in a factory in rural America circa 1964. She is also afflicted by a hereditary disease, which will cost her her sight. Determined to protect her 10-year-old son from the same fate, Selma is saving her money to get him an operation. In the evenings, Selma escapes by rehearsing for a production of The Sound of Music with her best friend. When a neighbor betrays her trust, Selma's life spirals out of control and the lines between reality and fantasy blur
Breaking the waves by Lars von Trier( Visual )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bess, a pious, young Scottish woman, prays to God to send her husband, Jan, home from his job on an offshore oil rig. When an accident sends him home paralyzed, she's filled with guilt and submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery. In English with Korean subtitles
Den skaldede frisør by Susanne Bier( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in Danish and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Philip, an Englishman living in Denmark, is a middle-aged widower and estranged single father. Ida is a Danish hairdresser who has been left by her husband for a younger woman just as she finished cancer treatment. The fates of these two souls are about to come together as they embark for a trip to Italy to attend the wedding of Patrick and Astrid, Philip's son and Ida's daughter. A story about seeking love and having the courage to change your life - even when you think it's too late."--Container
Manderlay by Lars von Trier( Visual )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"While traveling across [Alabama in the 1930s], Grace discovers the isolated plantation of Manderlay, a place where no one knows that slavery has been long abolished. With a good heart and pure intentions, Grace tries to emancipate the slaves and open the residents' eyes to the truth, with shocking results"--Container
Direktøren for det hele by Lars von Trier( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Danish and Norwegian and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When decisions needed to be made at the office, the owner invented a nonexistent company president to hide behind. Now, forced to bring the "Boss" face-to-face with potential purchasers and employees, he hires a failed actor to play the part. Much to everyone's surprise, the unmasked boss plays the ultimate part by becoming a hero
Dogme 4 by Kristian Levring( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional exploration. And in a beautifully futile gesture, they begin to rehearse a production of Shakespeare's King Lear, which helps pry open a few fragile psyches
Love is all you need by Susanne Bier( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in Danish and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hairdresser completes her cancer treatment, walks into her home to celebrate with her family, and is met with a even bigger surprise
Dogma 2 the idiots = Les idiots ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Danish and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of middle-class people from a Copenhagen suburb band together to pretend to be idiots and perform socially unacceptable acts in public
The idiots by Lars von Trier( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this film, "made in accordance with the rules of the Dogma '95 Manifesto, which prescribes an excitingly radical new approach to filmmaking, Von Trier, director of 'Breaking the waves, ' has fashioned a truly original and thought-provoking piece of cinema. Following the exploits of a group of people who release their 'inner idiot, ' thus engaging in recklessly outrageous behaviour, 'The idiots' explores the relationships and motivations of those in the group and the subversive effect that they have on society at large. Furiously inventive, wickedly funny, and genuinely moving"--Container
Dogme 4 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional exploration. And in a beautifully futile gesture, they begin to rehearse a production of Shakespeare's King Lear, which helps pry open a few fragile psyches
The idiots Les idiots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Danish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of a near-commune whose members forsake their middle-class complacency to share their explosive appetite for a life in which they confront society
Nicole Kidman 4-film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cold Mountain: Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters. Rabbit Hole: Becca and Howie Corbett are returning to their everyday existence in the wake of a shocking, sudden loss. Just eight months ago, they were a happy suburban family with everything they wanted. Now, they are caught in a maze of memory, longing, guilt, recrimination, sarcasm and tightly controlled rage from which they cannot escape. The journey is an intimate glimpse into two people learning to re-engage with each other and a world that has been tilted off its axis. The Others: A mother and her two children fight for their lives and their sanity when their secluded island mansion is invaded by strangers. Dogville: Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
Le onde del destino = Breaking the waves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sulle coste della Scozia, in una comunità di tessitori, la giovane Bess si innamora di Jan, operaio in un pozzo petrolifero, viene ricambiata e i due si sposano, nonostante l'opposizione del paese di rigida religione calvinista. Jan torna poi al lavoro nel pozzo. ma, in seguito ad un'esplosione, resta ferito gravemente, con sospetto di lesioni cerebrali e una paralisi totale. L'uomo si rende conto che non potrà mai più avere rapporti con la moglie, e allora, dal letto d'ospedale, la incita a frequentare altri uomini, sucitando la riprovazione dell'intero paese
Open hearts Elsker dig for evigt ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film about an engaged couple that is torn apart after the man is paralyzed in an accident, and the woman falls in love with the husband of the woman who caused the accident
El rey está vivo = The King is alive ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dogma 2 The idiots = Los idiotas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Esta cinta trata de un grupo de jóvenes, más o menos acomodados, que se reúnen con un fin único: vivir la vida como si fueran personas con deficiencias mentales. Dentro de una casa prestada, con un amplísimo jardín, este grupo de "personas con capacidades diferentes" desarrollará una forma de ver la vida sin exigencias, sin más necesidades que las básicas. Pronto, su forma de relacionarse traspasará las paredes de su "recinto", hacia el mundo que los conoce como "normales"."--Estuche
El Jefe de todo esto ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El dueño de una empresa, que inventó un presidente que le servía para librarse de problemas, tiene que contratar a un actor para hacer frente a la mentira
Dancer in the dark = Bailando en la oscuridad ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Selma (la reconocida cantante Björk) es una madre soltera que trabaja como obrera en una fáfrica localizada en una zona rural de Estados Unidos, y está perdiendo la vista debido a una enfermedad hereditaria. Determinada a evitar que su hijo de diez años corra la misma suerte, Selam está ahorrando todo lo que puede para lograr una operaicón para él. En las tardes, Selma se escapa a un mundo donde la música y sus cantos la protegen de la adversidad de la vida. Cuando un vecino traiciona su confianza, Selma perderá el control y la líneas de la realidad y su ficción persoanl, se fundirán sin remedio."--Envase
Rompiendo las olas breaking the waves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jan y Bess se aman sin ningún tipo de inhibiciones. Parece una unión perfecta a pesar de la opresión de la comunidad en la que viven. Pero llega el accidente y Jan sabe que no será nunca más el amante de Bess. Por amor a Jan, y por su inocencia, Bess accede a buscarse un amante metiéndose así en una espiral sin salida de un mundo que no comprende
 
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Alternative Names
Windeloev, Vibeke
Languages
English (100)
Danish (24)
Spanish (14)
French (9)
Italian (5)
German (1)
Norwegian (1)
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