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Kilar, Wojciech

Works: 526 works in 1,221 publications in 11 languages and 9,391 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Biography  History  Fiction  Music  Comedy films  Manuscripts  Musical settings 
Roles: Composer, Producer, Interviewee, Performer, Scenarist, Creator, Arranger, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Wojciech Kilar
Publications by Wojciech Kilar
Publications by Wojciech Kilar, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Wojciech Kilar
The pianist by Roman Polanski( visu )
42 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,123 libraries worldwide
Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Columbia Pictures( visu )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,567 libraries worldwide
15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula--for centuries. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fiancée, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded--Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
Death and the maiden by Roman Polanski( visu )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Mots-clés : torture ; traumatisme ; victime ; Amérique latine
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion( visu )
24 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Archer Isabel is a young woman of daring independence and equally fierce desires. Her head-strong innocence is no match, however, for the manipulations of her duplicitous friend Madame Merle and the devious Gilbert Osmond
Bram Stoker's Dracula and other film music by Wojciech Kilar( file )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Przypadek Blind chance ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Polish and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Facing an unclear future, Witek, an earnest young Polish medical student, chooses to put his education on hold. What happens next spawns into three successive scenarios depending on whether Witek catches or misses his train--giving him three different futures. Whether as an idealistic Communist Party member, an ambivalent dissident or a devoted healer and husband, the young Pole's destiny is shaped by a troubled present poised to engulf him
Zemsta ( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Polish and Multiple languages and held by 148 libraries worldwide
"Two 17th century aristocratic families, due to decline in their ancestral legacies, inhabit separate parts of a crumbling castle and thrive on making each other miserable. The feuding noblemen try to outwit one another for romance and control over their extravagant realm while their family members pursue their selfish interests of greed and lust. Thwarted lovers, mistaken identity, closed-door couplings and long simmering feuds abound in this delightful farce!"--Container
Bram Stoker's Dracula original motion picture soundtrack by Wojciech Kilar( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 1992 in 4 languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Ziemia obiecana The promised land ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Polish and held by 134 libraries worldwide
"Three friends hope to build a factory but their plans are quickly jeopardized by local politics and one of the partner's dangerous love affair."--Container
The ninth gate by Roman Polanski( visu )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and French and held by 120 libraries worldwide
An unscupulous rarebook dealer is hired to locate the last remaining copies of The nine gates of the Shadow Kingdom, a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil
Piano concerto by Wojciech Kilar( file )
2 editions published in 2006 in Polish and held by 95 libraries worldwide
From a far country Pope John Paul II ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
This epic story follows the life of Karol Wojtyla, a Polish Roman Catholic who ascends the throne of St. Peter as Pope John Paul II. As a young boy, Karol is a bright student. Archbishop Sapieha recognizes the very special and moving qualities in Karol and encourages him to consider the priesthood. Although determined to study Polish literature, Karol eventually turns to the church. He becomes an ordained priest and studies in Italy, France, and Belgium. Torn by fear and repression in post-Stalin Easter Europe, Karol becomes a poisonous thorn in the communists' side. His deep reverence and commitment to his Catholic faith return him to Poland as Pope John Paul II
Requiem Father Kolbe by Wojciech Kilar( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Dracula the legacy collection by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 71 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
Pan Tadeusz ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Polish and Multiple languages and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A "tale of Poland's struggle for freedom just before Napoleon's war with Russia ... Follows two feuding Polish families [living in the Lithuanian village of Soplicowo] as they overcome their old conflicts and petty lives. However, they are able to unite as one with the patriotic and rebellious efforts to free the country they deeply love from Russian control"--Container
Krzesany : poemat symfoniczny by Wojciech Kilar( score )
18 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Le roi et l'oiseau by Paul Grimault( visu )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 64 libraries worldwide
"Dans le royaume imaginaire de Takicardie, une bergère et un ramoneur courent après leur liberté
The portrait of a lady original motion picture soundtrack by Wojciech Kilar( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 1996 in 3 languages and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Il pianista ( visu )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Un pianista polacco ebreo vive per tre anni con la sua famiglia nel ghetto di Varsavia e un altro da solo - ramingo, impaurito, affamato. Sopravvive sino all'arrivo dell'Armata Rossa nel 1944 e riprende a suonare Chopin alla radio di Varsavia come faceva il 1° settembre 1939. (Morandini)
Sami swoi Our folks ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in Polish and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Much to their dismay, two quarreling families discover that they have been resettled on neighboring farms. When Pawlak's son and Kargul's daughter fall for each other, the families realize they are living their own version of Romeo and Juliet
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Kilar, Wojceich
Kilar, Wojceich, 1932-2013
Kilar, Wojchiech 1932-2013
Kilar, Wojciech Artur, 1932-2013
English (99)
Polish (35)
French (31)
Spanish (30)
German (16)
Multiple languages (11)
Italian (4)
Latin (4)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Dutch (1)
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