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Zetterling, Mai 1925-1994

Works: 135 works in 301 publications in 5 languages and 4,208 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  History  Film and video adaptations  Melodrama  Television programs  Feminist films  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Film editor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Mai Zetterling
Publications by Mai Zetterling
Publications by Mai Zetterling, published posthumously.
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The witches by Nicolas Roeg( visu )
23 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Luke finds that saving the world from witches is a tall order for a boy who has been turned into a mouse
The Henrik Ibsen collection ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
Hidden agenda by Ken Loach( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
When an American human rights lawyer is assassinated in Belfast, it remains for the man's girlfriend, as well as a tough, no nonsense, police detective to find the truth-- which they soon discover to be contained in an audio tape which the man had with him, exposing political manipulations at the highest levels of government. But such underlying agendas require careful considerations to avoid worse things than murder
Bird of passage by Mai Zetterling( Book )
7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Hets Torment ( visu )
5 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in Swedish and held by 193 libraries worldwide
A dark coming-of-age drama about a boarding-school senior, Widgren, terrorized by his sadistic Latin teacher. When Widgren falls for a troubled local girl, Bertha, he finds himself caught up even further in a web of emotional mind games
Night games by Mai Zetterling( Book )
12 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and German and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Early Bergman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Thirst: A couple traveling across war-ravaged Europe. A disintegrating marriage. A ballet dancer's scarred past. Elliptically told in flashbacks and multiple narrative threads, this film shows people enslaved to memory and united in isolation
Knock on wood by Norman Panama( visu )
2 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
A neurotic American ventriloquist performing in Europe is unable to control the words coming out of his dummy, resulting in a near-nervous breakdown. His manager, and best friend, orders him to see a famous psychiatrist in Zurich. What follows is a zany adventure involving secret weapons, international spies, and the beautiful Dr. Ilse Nordstrom
Children's fantasy the secret garden, 5 children & it, the witches, the neverending story ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
In The neverending story, the Nothing threatens to destroy Fantasia and its Child-Empress and a young warrior sets out to save them. In The witches, a nine-year-old boy and his grandmother confront a witch who is planning to turn all of England's children into mice. In The secret garden, a young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life. In Five children and it, four brothers and one sister discover a Psammead, or sand-fairy, in the gravel pit near the country house where they are staying, unaware of the misadventures its wish-granting will bring them
Älskande par Loving couples ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Swedish and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Three mothers-to-be take a look back on their romantic lives as they are about to give birth. Each is from a different social class and each one has a different take on becoming a mother
The master builder ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A ruthless middle-aged architect's ambition adversely affects his family and colleagues until a young woman asks for a "promised kingdom."
Shadow of the sun by Mai Zetterling( Book )
5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
4 noveller
Abandon ship! ( visu )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1996 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
A luxury ocean liner on a world cruise hits a derelict mine, expoldes and sinks before an S.O.S. can be sent out. Twenty-seven survivors of the wreck gling hope abord a life-boat, designed to hold less than half their number. The officer in charge must decide who will be sacrificed
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Prospero and Miranda after they are set adrift and wind up on an enchanted island
Visions of eight ( visu )
5 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Eight great filmmakers capture sight and sounds few could ever see or imagine about the Olympic Games. All the pain, the joy, the loneliness, the togetherness and the struggle in the world's most exacting competition is captured during the 1972 Munich Olympics
The girls ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Three actresses prepare for their road trip for a theater production of Lysistrata, Aristophanes' classic comedic play about war and women. As they deal with issues in their private lives, they realize the similarities they have with the characters
Torment ( visu )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Swedish and English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A young student is systematically tormented by his sadistic teacher, and they're both involved with the same girl. In a fit of sexual rage the teacher kills the girl, and the boy has him arrested. But the system favors the old man, he is released, and the boy is left to face the world with only bitterness and hatred
Night is my future ( visu )
9 editions published between 1947 and 1985 in Swedish and held by 41 libraries worldwide
A musician blinded in an accident gropes to adjust to a harsh external world and understand its meanings
Only two can play by Bryan Forbes( visu )
6 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
A charming but frustrated Don Juan, John Lewis is a small-town librarian always on the prowl for a good bedtime story. Unfortunately, his escapades are hampered by a wife, two young children, and little income. When the head librarian's post opens, Lewis embarks on an amorous romp with Liz, the sexy wife of a prominent library board member, in hopes of getting a promotion. But when Lewis discovers that a poet has been courting his wife--the tables are suddenly turned in this hilarious game of love and lust
Flickorna ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 22 libraries worldwide
"Three actresses prepare to go on the road in a theater production of Lysistrata, Aristophanes' classic comic play about women and war. As they re-assess and deal with the problems in their respective private lives, they recognize the parallels with the play and begin to realize that it is serious - even tragic - after all."--Container
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Alternative Names
Mai Zetterling actor, film director
Mai Zetterling aktorka i reżyserka szwedzka
Mai Zetterling attrice, regista e sceneggiatrice svedese
Mai Zetterling schwedische Filmschauspielerin
Mai Zetterling Zweeds acteur
Zetterling, Mai Elisabeth, 1925-1994
Zetterling, Mai Elizabeth 1925-1994
Zetterlingová, Mai, 1925-1994
Зеттерлинг, Май
ماي تسيترلينغ
مای زترلینگ فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان سوئدی
마이 세텔링
English (87)
Swedish (31)
German (6)
French (1)
Finnish (1)
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