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Stawiński, Jerzy Stefan 1921-2010

Overview
Works: 155 works in 476 publications in 10 languages and 1,972 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Fiction  Film adaptations  Historical films  Interviews  Short stories  Historical fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jerzy Stefan Stawiński
Publications by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński
Publications by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jerzy Stefan Stawiński
 
Most widely held works by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński
Kanał by Andrzej Wajda( visu )
35 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Begins on the 56th day of the Warsaw Uprising against the Nazis during World War II. A ragtag group of trained and untrained Resistance fighters hold on to the front line. They try to live a relatively normal life, and even find time to play the piano. They achieve small victories, but must retreat into the sewers in order to survive
Eroica by Andrzej Munk( visu )
19 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in Polish and held by 142 libraries worldwide
"Based on a pair of World War II stories by J.S. Stawinski, the film unfolds in two parts. The first tells the tale of a small-time black marketeer, who cares little about the war but unwittingly becmes involved with the Polish Resistance. In the second story, Polish military prisoners battle boredom and despair in a prison camp. One inmate makes a brave if foolhardy attempt to escape, giving hope to the other prisoners"--Container
Zezowate szczęście Bad luck by Andrzej Munk( visu )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in Polish and French and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Jan, a middle-aged, nondescript everyman, desperately wants to remain in prison, though the state says it is time for him to go. As he tells his life story of hard luck and misfortune, covering the years from 1930 to 1950, it is clear that he has been so busy trying to please others that he never noticed the enormous changes happening around him
Człowiek na torze Man on the tracks ( visu )
6 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in Polish and French and held by 86 libraries worldwide
An engine driver is found slumped across train tracks in the middle of the night. Characters who knew the man investigate his death, each relating their own interpretation. This classic of anti-Stalinism film examines the problems of 1950s Poland
Wieczór przedświąteczny; opowiadania by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
20 editions published between 1965 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Młodego warszawiaka zapiski z urodzin by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Krzyżacy by Henryk Sienkiewicz( visu )
12 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in Polish and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A portrayal of medieval life and customs featuring the battle of Grunwald (1410), one of the greatest battles of medieval Europe
Godzina szczytu by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Kanał. Ucieczka by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
18 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Eroica symfonia bohaterska w dwóch czẹściach ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in Polish and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Two sketches covering episodes from Poland's involvement in World War II. Scherzo alla polacca: A shrewd son, who initially rejects underground training to avoid the Warsaw uprising, ultimately becomes a hero and finds a reason for fighting. Ostinato lugubre: Tells the story of an attempt at escape from a prison camp by a man who can no longer stand the confinement. His escape boosts the morale of his fellow prisoners, while the "escapee" lies hidden from Germans and comrades alike
Notatki scenarzysty by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in Polish and German and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Pogoń za adamem by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in 5 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Opowieści powstańcze by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in Polish and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Operation arsenal = Akcja pod arsenalem ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Polish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
"A reconstruction of one of the boldest operations performed by the underground Polish Home Army in occupied Warsaw during World War II. The elite "Gray Ranks" freed 31 prisoners who were being transported to the Pawiak prison. This heroic act strengthened the resolve of the Polish People in the face of their Nazi occupiers"--container
Nie zawijajac do portów by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Kanał i inne opowiadania by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in Polish and English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
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Niekłamane oblicze Jana Piszczyka by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in Polish and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Chas pik ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Russian and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Our hero's midlife crises is compounded by an unpleasant surprise - during a routine medical exam he peeks into his file and sees that he has a fatal disease and is only expected to live a few more months. Suddenly the young man's prosperous existence is turned upside down as those around him convince him to make rash decisions. When the diagnosis turns out to be a mistake, he realizes that he will never be able to make things the way they were before
Piszczyk by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in Polish and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Godzina "W". Węgrzy. Kanał by Jerzy Stefan Stawiński( Book )
7 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in Polish and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jerzy Stefan Stawiński polnischer Schriftsteller, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor
Jerzy Stefan Stawiński Screenwriter, Film director
Stavinskis, J. S.
Stawiński, J. S.
Stawiński, Jerzy.
Stawiński, Jerzy 1921-2010
Stawiński, Jerzy S.
Stawiński, Jerzy S. 1921-2010
Stawinski, Jerzy Stefan.
Stawinski, Jerzy Stefan 1921-2010
Stawinsky, Jerzy Stefan 1921-2010
Йежи Стефан Ставински
Ставинский, Ежи Стефан
Єжи Стефан Ставінський
Languages
Polish (175)
German (29)
English (8)
French (3)
Latvian (2)
Czech (2)
Turkish (1)
Lithuanian (1)
Spanish (1)
Russian (1)
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