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The Hours by Stephen Daldry( visu )
70 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,037 libraries worldwide
Three women from different eras are linked by their common yearnings and fears. In 1920s London, Virginia Woolf is battling insanity as she begins to write "Mrs. Dalloway". A wife and mother in Los Angeles post World War II reading, and being deeply affected by, "Mrs. Dalloway" begins to consider making a devastating change in her life. Clarissa Vaughan, a present-day version of Mrs. Dalloway, lives in New York and is in love with a friend who is dying of AIDS
The illusionist by Neil Burger( visu )
22 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,413 libraries worldwide
Acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim captures the imaginations of all of Vienna, including Prince Leopold, who becomes obsessed with the illusionist after his fiancee rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim
The Fog of War : Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( visu )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,178 libraries worldwide
The story of American politics and military policies as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara is a controversial and influential political figure. He offers a candid journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers insights into the 1945 fire bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
The Thin Blue Line by Errol Morris( visu )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,955 libraries worldwide
In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Koyaanisqatsi by Godfrey Reggio( visu )
83 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,753 libraries worldwide
Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian word meaning variously: crazy life, life in turmoil, life disintegrating, life out of balance (the subtitle for this film), and a state of life that calls for another way of life. Presented by Francis Ford Coppola, this creation of director Godfrey Reggio, cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glass seems to flash by your eyes but lingers in your mind
Notes on a Scandal by Richard Eyre( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,684 libraries worldwide
Psychological thriller starring Judi Dench and Cate Blanchett. Barbara Covett (Dench) is a domineering and solitary teacher who rules with an iron fist over her classroom at a decaying state-run secondary school in London. Save for her cat, Portia, Barbara lives alone, without friends or confidantes - but her world changes when she meets the school's new art teacher, Sheba Hart (Blanchett). Sheba appears to be the kindred spirit and loyal friend Barbara has always been seeking. But when she discovers that Sheba is having an incendiary affair with one of her young students (Andrew Simpson), their budding relationship takes an ominous turn. Now, as Barbara threatens to expose Sheba's terrible secret to both her husband (Bill Nighy) and the world, Barbara's own secrets and dark obsessions come tumbling to the fore, exposing the deceptions at the core of each of the women's lives
Secret window by David Koepp( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
Famous mystery writer Mort Rainey is confronted by a strange man who claims that Rainey plagiarized a manuscript written by him. The stranger demands that Rainey make restitution, lest he destroy Rainey's life
Kundun by Martin Scorsese( visu )
69 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Tibet-1937. Un enfant de deux ans, issu d'une modeste famille de paysans, est reconnu comme la 14 éme réincarnation du Bouddha de la Compassion. Il débute alors une formation au palais du Potala, pour devenir le chef spirituel et politique de son pays : le Dalaï Lama. Décidé à moderniser le Tibet tout en respectant les principes de non- violence, il doit faire face à la menace grandissante de la chine communiste, menée par Mao, et conduire son peuple à travers l'une des périodes les plus critiques de son histoire
A brief history of time by Stephen Hawking( visu )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
Explores the mysteries we've all wondered about in a film set against the backdrop of Stephen Hawking's life story
Fantastic 4 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
A contemporary re-imagining of Marvel's original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy
Glassworks by Philip Glass( Sound Recording )
50 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Powaqqatsi by Godfrey Reggio( visu )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 994 libraries worldwide
"Juxtaposes images of ancient cultures with those of modern life [in industrialized societies], masterfully portraying the human cost of progress"--Container
Symphony no. 2 ; Interlude from Orphée ; Concerto for saxophone quartet and orchestra by Philip Glass( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in No Linguistic Content and held by 847 libraries worldwide
Features a compact 4-movement string symphony from 'The Voyage', 'The Light', and 'The Civil Wars' that was performed by the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra and conducted by Dennis Russell Davies
Mishima : a life in four chapters by Paul Schrader( visu )
18 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
On November 25, 1970, a group of self-styled soldiers tried to take over Japan's Eastern Army and failed. Their leader then did what is considered the correct thing by ancient Japanese standards- he committed suicide. This is an overview of that man, Yukio Mashima, one of Japan's finest postwar writers
Leviafan = Leviathan by Leviafan (Motion picture)( visu )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Russian and held by 783 libraries worldwide
Kolya lives in a small fishing town near the stunning Barents Sea in Northern Russia. He owns an auto-repair shop that stands right next to the house where he lives with his young wife Lilya and his son Roma. The town's corrupt mayor is determined to take away his business, his house, and his land
Dracula : the legacy collection by Tod Browning( visu )
24 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 783 libraries worldwide
After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night
Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in French and Multiple languages and held by 780 libraries worldwide
A restoration of the original 1946 French film, telling the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him
The essential Philip Glass by Philip Glass( file )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Philip Glass' 75th birthday is celebrated with a special three disc collection that showcases some of the composer's finest works as performed by some of today's top classical artists including Yo-Yo Ma
Violin concerto no. 1 ; Folk dreams ; Sardana ; Fantasías sonoras by Philip Glass( file )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Undetermined and No Linguistic Content and held by 722 libraries worldwide
Dracula ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
The tale of the Carpathian count who leaves terror in his wake as he travels from his home in eastern Europe to lease Carfax Abbey in London. Based on the hit Broadway stage adaptation of Bram Stoker's novel, by Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston
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