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The pianist ; &, Taking sides

Author: Ronald Harwood; Władysław Szpilman
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The award-winning screenplay "The Pianist" focuses on Wladyslaw Szpilman, a virtuoso concert pianist, who as a Polish Jew suffered the degradation and atrocities of the Warsaw Ghetto during the Second World War. The stage play "Taking Sides" is set in the American zone of occupied Berlin in 1946, as a famous German symphony conductor is investigated for his purported alliance with the Nazis.
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Genre/Form: Screenplays
Drama
Named Person: Władysław Szpilman; Wilhelm Furtwängler; Wilhelm Furtwängler; Władysław Szpilman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Harwood; Władysław Szpilman
ISBN: 0571212816 9780571212811
OCLC Number: 56532016
Notes: The pianist is based on the memoir of Wladyslaw Szpilman.
Description: 195 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Taking sides.
Pianist and Taking sides
Responsibility: Ronald Harwood.
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