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Wenders, Wim

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Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( visu )
147 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,476 libraries worldwide
A mix of comedy, romance and personal reflection (on Berlin in particular) concerning two angels posted to Berlin. They encounter a variety of people, including actor Peter Falk on location shooting a film about the Nazi era, and a trapeze artist with whom one of the angels falls in love
Buena Vista Social Club by Wim Wenders( visu )
130 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,068 libraries worldwide
When Ry Cooder travelled to Cuba in early 1998 to record a solo album with Ibrahim Ferrer, Wim Wenders accompanied him with a small film crew
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders( visu )
156 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,773 libraries worldwide
After having been missing for four years and presumed dead, Travis emerges from the desert near the Texas-Mexico border and collapses at a gas station. His younger brother, Walt, a billboard artist, takes him to Walt's Los Angeles home where Travis' son, Hunter, has lived with Walt and Walt's wife, Anne, since Travis and his wife, Jane, disappeared. Travis reestablishes a relationship with Hunter, finds Jane and brings about a reunion between Jane and Hunter before leaving again
Pina : Dance, dance, otherwise we are lost by Germany) Tanztheater (Wuppertal( visu )
64 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
"Dancer and choreographer Pina Bausch, who died in 2009, transformed the language of dance with her extraordinary and revolutionary body of work. This ... film ... features some of her greatest choreographies, brilliantly performed by her Tanztheater Wuppertal ensemble"--Container
Der amerikanische Freund = American friend by Wim Wenders( visu )
97 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,186 libraries worldwide
Story about a Hamburg picture framer who is perfectly ordinary except that he is suffering from a rare and fatal blood disease. His peace and sanity are upset when an insistent Frenchman offers him money to assassinate a Mafia figure in Paris
The Salt of the Earth : a journey with Sebastião Salgado by Juliano Ribeiro Salgado( visu )
43 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 990 libraries worldwide
For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastiô Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international conflicts, starvation and exodus
The blues, a musical journey ( visu )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 896 libraries worldwide
The blues is a seven-part documentary film series exploring the evolution of the blues, featuring rare archival performance footage of Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Willie Dixon ... et al., also including over 100 newly-filmed performances by contemporary artists such as B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Beck ... et al. singing classic blues songs
Banshun = Late spring by Yasujirō Ozu( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 739 libraries worldwide
The story of a widower and his daughter who through devotion to him is getting past a marriageable age. The father pretends to marry a young wife so his daughter will feel less obligated to stay with him. She marries and he prepares to live the remainder of his life alone
Faraway, so close! ( visu )
29 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 610 libraries worldwide
When Cassiel, an angel, decides to become human and experience life in post-cold war Berlin, he becomes unknowingly involved in the city's crime world
Don't come knocking by Wim Wenders( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Tijdens de productie van zijn nieuwste film loopt een cowboyster op leeftijd weg van de set en begint een reis om zichzelf te leren kennen
Emotion pictures : reflections on the cinema by Wim Wenders( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 571 libraries worldwide
The Million Dollar Hotel by Wim Wenders( visu )
65 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 527 libraries worldwide
In a downtown fleabag hotel, a media mogul's son has died and FBI agent Skinner has been brought in to find the murderer among the hotel's guests
Cum mi-am petrecut sfârșitul lumii = The way I spent the end of the world by Cǎtǎlin Mitulescu( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Romanian and held by 452 libraries worldwide
In 1989, Eva, her little brother Lalalilu, and their parents live in on the outskirts of Bucharest. Seven year old Lalalilu adores his sister, who is 17 and in love for the first time. She and her boyfriend Alexandru Vomicǎ accidentally break Ceausescu's statue while kissing in school. When caught, they are asked to apologize to the student body. Alex's father pressures him to do so but Eva refuses, is expelled, and transfers to technical school. There she meets Andrei, and together they plan to run away, swim the Danube, and escape from Romania. Learning of her plan, mischievous Lalalilu and his loyal group of rebellious friends plot to exact lethal revenge on the dictator Ceausescu for driving his sister away from home
The soul of a man by Wim Wenders( visu )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Using dramatization, archival footage, and live performances explores the blues in the lives and works of Skip James, Blind Willie Johnson and J.B. Lenoir. Features contemporary musicians playing their works
Every thing will be fine by Wim Wenders( visu )
13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 396 libraries worldwide
A drama that charts the emotional odyssey of a struggling novelist whose life is turned upside down one wintry night following a fatal car accident. The incident sets him on a soul searching, decades long journey towards redemption, a quest that profoundly touches the lives of both his girlfriend and the accident victim's mother
Falsche Bewegung by Wim Wenders( visu )
59 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 381 libraries worldwide
A would-be writer drives across Germany in search of a first-hand experience. Along the way, he meets an ex-Nazi and his mute companion, a wandering poet and an actress who together challenge him to become a writer
Notebook on cities and clothes by Wim Wenders( visu )
44 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Focuses on issues of identity -- how individuals see and define themselves based on clothes, where they live, how they see their place in the world. Profiles/interviews fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto as he and his staff prepare for the presentation of a seasonal collection. Wim Wenders compares the film and fashion industries, illustrating how they parallel one another
Alice in den Städten by Wim Wenders( visu )
56 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Phillip, a footloose 31-year-old journalist on the road from the United States to Europe, suddenly finds himself with a new traveling companion: a precocious 9-year-old girl named Alice. The two of them fly from New York to Amsterdam to wait for her mother. When she doesn't arrive, they travel by car to Germany in search of Alice's grandmother. The story of their journey is touching, funny and true
Inventing peace : a dialogue on perception by Wim Wenders( Book )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Inventing Peace' revolves around the question of how we look at the world, but do not see it when there is so much war, injustice, suffering and violence. What are the ethical and moral consequences of looking, but not seeing, and, most of all, what has become of the notion of peace in all this? In the form of a written dialogue, Wim Wenders and Mary Zournazi consider this question as one of the fundamental issues of our times as well as the need to reinvent a visual and moral language for peace. Inspired by various cinematic, philosophical, literary and artistic examples, Wenders and Zournazi reflect on the need for a change of perception in the everyday as well as in the creation of images. In its unique style and method, 'Inventing Peace' demonstrates an approach to peace through sacred, ethical and spiritual means, to provide an alternative to the inhumanity of war and violence
The films of Claire Denis : intimacy on the border ( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
"The films of Claire Denis, one of the most challenging and respected of contemporary filmmakers, probe the psyche of global citizenship, tracing the borderlines of family, desire, nationality and power. With subtlety, depth and at times minimalism and abstraction, her films - including "Chocolat", "Beau travail" and "White Material"--Explore connections between national experience and individual circumstance, visualizing the complications of such dualities. Following a Foreword by Wim Wenders, with whom Denis worked prior to making her own movies, international contributors explore the themes she addresses in her films, such as kinship and landscape, Neo-Colonialism and New French Extremity. Original interviews with an editor, actor and two composers most familiar with the working style of Denis, and with Denis herself, also reveal fresh facets of this intrepid filmmaker."--publisher's website
 
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Gulielmus Wenders
Vendâsu, Vimu
Venders, Vim 1945-
Vims Venderss
Wei mu Wen de si 1945-
Weimu-Wendesi 1945-
Wenders.
Wenders , Ernst Wilhelm
Wenders, Ernst Wilhelm 1945-
Wenders, Wim
Wenders, Wim 1945-
Wendesi, Weimu 1945-
Wim Wenders
Wim Wenders acteur allemand
Wim Wenders acteur, réalisateur, producteur, scénariste de cinéma et photographe allemand.
Wim Wenders Duits filmregisseur
Wim Wenders German film director, playwright, screenwriter, photographer and film producer
Wim Wenders guionista, productor, actor y director de cine alemán
Wim Wenders německý filmový režisér
Wim Wenders német rendező, forgatókönyvíró, 1945-
Wim Wenders niemiecki reżyser, scenarzysta, producent
Wim Wenders regista tedesco
Wim Wenders saksalainen elokuvaohjaaja
Βιμ Βέντερς
Вим Вендерс
Вим Вендерс немецкий кинорежиссёр, фотограф, сценарист и продюсер
Вім Вендерс
Вім Вендэрс
Վիմ Վենդերս
וים ונדרס
וים ונדרס שחקן גרמני
فيم فيندرز
ویم وندرس
벤더스, 빔 1945-
빔 벤더스
웬더스, 윔 1945-
ヴィム・ヴェンダース
ヴェンダ-ス, ヴィム 1945-
ヴェンダース, ヴィム
ヴェンダース, ヴィム 1945-
文德斯, 维姆 1945-
溫·韋德斯
维姆·文德斯 1945-
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