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Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,626 libraries worldwide
Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
158 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,894 libraries worldwide
A parable of modern society in violent transition seen through the eyes of a German boy who refuses to grow up
Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum = The lost honor of Katharina Blum by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 829 libraries worldwide
In the period of several days, Katharina's privacy and her honor are destroyed, first by the police who terrorize her, and then by the yellow press, which creates in her name the image of a politicized Bonnie Parker
The handmaid's tale by Margaret Atwood( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 776 libraries worldwide
"In the not-so-distant future, in a world where America is ruled by a repressive Bible inspired regime and past pollution means only 1% of women can bear children. Anyone committing a crime and found to be a potential mother is put into an institution and is sentenced to become a Handmaid. The job of a Handmaid is to bear the children of the man to whom she is assigned"--Container
Der neunte Tag = The ninth day by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
24 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in German and English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Noted German director Volker Schlondorff's (The Tin Drum) highly compelling The Ninth Day provides a unique examination of historical events that took place during the Holocaust
Die Stille nach dem Schuss = The legend of Rita by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
37 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
This political thriller, set in the final years of the Cold War, recounts the struggles of a young West German woman member of a terrorist group (loosely based on the real Baader-Meinhof gang). When the group disbands, she goes into hiding with an invented identity in East Germany. She struggles with the realities of a Communist state while keeping the distant ideal of socialism
Der junge Törless by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
27 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 418 libraries worldwide
At an Austrian boys' boarding school in the early 1900s, shy, intelligent Törless observes the sadistic behavior of his fellow students, doing nothing to help a victimized classmate--until the torture goes too far. Adapted from Robert Musil's acclaimed novel, Young Törless launched the New German Cinema movement and garnered the 1966 Cannes Film Festival International Critics' Prize for first-time director Volker Schlöndorff
Un amour de Swann = Swann in love by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
44 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
A wealthy gentleman who thrives in the finest circles of high society risks everything for his erotic obsession with a voluptuous, promiscuous courtesan. Based on Marcel Proust's monumental masterpiece of modern literature, this elegant, sensual film recreates the glittering, lost world of the aristocracy
Der Fangschuss = Coup de grace by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
20 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
"The story is set in Latvia in 1919, at the height of the Soviet Civil War. Margarethe von Trotta plays an aristocrat sympathetic to the Communist cause. Besides her ruinous habit of falling love with men who do not love her, Margarethe's tragic flaw is her refusal to acknowledge the cost of the revolution in terms of human lives."--Allmovie
Deutschland im Herbst = Germany in autumn by Alf Brustellin( visu )
22 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 352 libraries worldwide
An attempt to gauge the spirit of West Germany in the autumn of 1977. Draws its title and some of its inspiration from a satire written by Heinrich Heine in 1844 attacking the monarchy, German philistinism and politics and the tendency of the fragmented German peoples to revere the Middle Ages. This compilation, supervised by Kluge, of the work of twelve filmmakers in sixteen segments, is similarly wide ranging in its attack and incorporates both staged and found material
Die Brücke= the bridge by Bernhard Wicki( visu )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in German and held by 339 libraries worldwide
"... the first major antiwar film to come out of Germany after World War II, as well as the nation's first postwar film to be widely shown internationally, even securing an Oscar nomination. Set near the end of the conflict, it follows a group of teenage boys in a small town as they contend with everyday matters like school, girls, and parents, before enlisting as soldiers and being forced to defend their home turf in a confused, terrifying battle. This expressively shot, emotionally bruising drama dared to humanize young German soldiers at a historically tender moment"--Container
Billy Wilder speaks : conversations with Billy Wilder ( visu )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 324 libraries worldwide
This series of filmed interviews conducted by filmmaker Volker Schlondörff with acclaimed writer/director Billy Wilder is a lively lesson in filmmaking. Wilder tells hilarious anecdotes and offers keen insights into the craft of moviemaking and frank advice about survival in Hollywood. Filmed over two weeks in 1991
Diplomatie = Diplomacy by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Set in 1944, a historical drama that depicts the relationship between Dietrich von Choltitz, the German military governor of occupied Paris, and Swedish consul-general Raoul Nordling
A gathering of old men by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 289 libraries worldwide
A regular day in a Louisiana sugarcane plantation changes course when a local white farmer, a racist, is shot. A group of old, black men takes a courageous step by coming forward en masse to take responsibility for the killing. As the sheriff confronts the suspects, the young plantation owner stands alone in her defense of this group of men who stand resolute against decades of injustice
The ogre ( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 276 libraries worldwide
"A grotesque fairy tale about Hitler's Germany in which a naïve mechanic comes to symbolize the seductive appeal of the Nazi regime."--Container
Strike ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in Polish and held by 268 libraries worldwide
"An illiterate single mother, Agnieszka Kowalska is a Socialist "heroine of labor" for working long hours as a shipyard welder ... until her superiors deny compensation to the widows of 21 workers killed in an industrial disaster. Risking her job, her life, and the love of her son to defy the bureacracy, Agnieszka inspires the largest labor strike in world history ... and becomes a national hero."--Container
Die Faelschung by Bruno Ganz( visu )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and colleague Hoffman, join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Outside, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions
Palmetto by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and German and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Harry, a desperate Florida drifter, goes from perpetrator to patsy when he is lured into an abduction scam proposed by a mysterious blonde. Harry must scramble to untangle a mystery involving three women, false identities, cold corpses, and a string of clues that set him up for a very hard fall
"Die Blechtrommel" : Tagebuch e. Verfilmung by Volker Schlöndorff( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in German and Undetermined and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Private conversations on the set of Death of a salesman ( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 158 libraries worldwide
A documentary that goes behind the scenes to examine the making of the film version of Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman. Playwright Miller, Dustin Hoffman, and director Volker Schlöndorff discuss the production and the original play and are seen working on the set
 
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Alternative Names
Loki, Volker 1939-
Schlendorff, Volker
Schloendorff, Volker
Schloendorff Volker 1939-....
Schlöndorff
Schlöndorff-Grass, ... 1939-
Schlöndorff, Volker
Schlöndorff, Volker 1939-
Shloendorff, Volker 1939-
Šlʹondorf, Folker 1939-
Volker Schlöndorff cinéaste
Volker Schlöndorff deutscher Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent
Volker Schlöndorff director de cine
Volker Schlöndorff Duits filmregisseur
Volker Schlöndorff German film director, screenwriter and film producer
Volker Schlöndorff niemiecki reżyser filmowy
Volker Schlöndorff regista tedesco
Фолькер Шлёндорф немецкий кинематографист
Фолькер Шльондорф
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פולקר שלונדורף
فولكر شلوندورف
فولکر شلوندورف کارگردان آلمانی
ფოლკერ შლონდორფი
슐렌도르프, 폴커 1939-
슐뢴도르프, 폴커 1939-
폴커 슐뢴도르프
シュレンドルフ, フォルカー
フォルカー・シュレンドルフ
沃克·施隆多夫
Languages
German (318)
English (109)
French (65)
Spanish (19)
Polish (3)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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