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Pabst, Georg W.

Overview
Works: 67 works in 91 publications in 3 languages and 177 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Exhibition catalogs  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Georg W Pabst
Die weiße Hölle vom Piz Palü by Arnold Franck( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the German "mountain film" genre, notable for its impressive photography, about a man who sets out with two companions to conquer an Alpine peak that has already claimed his wife
Westfront 1918 by G. W Pabst( Visual )

3 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankreich 1918. Vier deutsche Soldaten, der Bayer, der Student, Karl und der Leutnant liegen während einer Etappenpause bei einem französischen Bauern hinter der Frontlinie in Quartier, Die Soldaten machen Yvette, der Tochter des Bauern, den Hof, doch sie wendet nur einem, dem schüchternen blonden Studenten, ihr Herz zu. Bald bricht der Alltag des Grabenkrieges, der Gas-, Artillerie- und Panzerangriffe wieder aus sie herein. In erschütternd harten und realistischen Bildern wird durch das zerstörte Schicksal der vier Menschen die Grausamkeit des Krieges offenbart. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Der Schatz( Visual )

2 editions published between 1922 and 2007 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Near Marburg (today Slovenia), people tell the story of a treasure that was hidden during the Turkish invasion of 1683, the year the Turkish Army was besieging Vienna. Everyone thinks it's nonsense except for one old worker who feels that the treasure must be in the bell maker's house. A young traveling worker, who has fallen in love with the bell maker's daughter Beate, makes fun of the old man's belief in the story. But Beate convinces him that the old worker may be right. So the young worker begins the search for the treasure. Together the young man and the old man find the treasure
The Threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highwaymen and thieves stand for the great lords and powerful public officials of Georgian England, in this spoof of the corrupt politics during that time. Depiction and intimation of crime and vice in all strata of society make it universally appealing
Die Büchse der Pandora Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Loulou( Visual )

3 editions published between 1929 and 1997 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die freudlose Gasse nach dem Roman von Hugo Bettauer = La rue sans joie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die 3-Groschen-Oper L' opéra de quat'sous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Schatz nach der gleichnamigen Novelle von R.H. Bartsch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abwege Crise( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Büchse der Pandora Pandora's box by G. W Pabst( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent classic film with Louise Brooks playing the tempestuous Lulu, who destroys everyone she comes in contact with, eventually turning to prostitution and a fateful meeting with Jack the Ripper
Mademoiselle Docteur( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in German and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mademoiselle Docteur, a German spy, is sent in 1916 to Thessalonikē, Greece, where she falls in love with a French captain. The story is based on the career of Anne Marie Lesser
Kameradschaft by G. W Pabst( Visual )

3 editions published between 1931 and 1996 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pabst makes a plea for international friendship and peace in this story of a coalmining disaster that unites French and German workers in a tense rescue operation. Pursuing his interest in realism, Pabst used documentary techniques to portray working conditions. Yet, the visual interplay of light, shadow, water, steam and dust in the mine interiors are expressionistic in style
Komödianten( Visual )

1 edition published in 1941 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aufstand gegen Adolf Hitler! was geschah wirklich am 10. Juli 1944?( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary account of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg's ingenious assassination plot targeting Adolf Hitler
Kameradschaft La tragédie de la mine( Visual )

1 edition published in 1931 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der letzte Akt by G. W Pabst( Visual )

2 editions published in 1955 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dieser Film erzählt die Geschichte einer Zeit, wie sie war und nie mehr wiederkehren darf. Berichte der Überlebenden und geschichtliche Quellen lieferten den Stoff für die Gestaltung des Drehbuches." (This film tells the story of a time as it was and must never return. Accounts of the survivors and historical sources supplied the material for the assembling of the screenplay)
Warner Bros. Pictures & Vitaphone present "A modern hero" Ein moderner Held( Visual )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of a lost girl by G. W Pabst( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl escapes from a repressive reform school and is directed to a brothel where she becomes liberated and lives for the moment with radiant physical abandon
Geheimnisvolle Tiefe : G.W. Pabst, Filmretrospektive und Ausstellung : Retrospektive, 16.-29. April 1998, Ausstellung, 16. April-31. Mai 1998( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die freudlose Gasse mit: Der andere Blick von Hannah Heer & Werner Schmiedel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
German (35)

French (1)

English (1)