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Piesiewicz, Krzysztof 1945-

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Most widely held works by Krzysztof Piesiewicz
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
99 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,637 libraries worldwide
A young model has a chance meeting with an unusual stranger that leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy. As her knowledge of the man deepens, she discovers an astonishing link between his past and her destiny
Dekalog = The Decalogue by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
49 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Ten, approximately one-hour films made for Polish television that each feature one of the 10 commandments as a thematic construct
La double vie de Veronique = The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
84 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 919 libraries worldwide
Weronika is a Polish choir soprano; Veronique is a French music teacher. Though unknown to each other, they share a mysterious emotional bond
Heaven by Tom Tykwer( visu )
31 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Philippa is a British schoolteacher living in Italy, whose husband fell victim to a drug overdose. Vendice is a powerful local drug dealer who sold the dope which killed Philippa's husband. Disgusted with the inability of the police to bring Vendice to justice, Philippa takes the law into her own hands, planting a bomb which is intended to kill the dealer. Instead the bomb kills four innocent bystanders. Now with the help of her multilingual translator, Philippa escapes and continues to seak revenge on Vendice
Krótki film ó milości = a short film about love by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
45 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the lives of two human beings who have been deprived of the gift of love. A young postal worker falls in love with an older woman who lives in the flat opposite his. She attempts to prove to him that "love" is nothing more than a set of biological impulses, as a reaction to his voyeurism, and draws him into a game in which neither is the winner
A short film about killing= Krótki film ó zabijaniu by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
37 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Young drifter Jacek brutally murders a taxi driver for no comprehensible reason. An idealistic young lawyer is assigned to the case, but when his client is sentenced to death he is riled by the injustices of the legal system
Bez końca = No end by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Polish and English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Antek was one of the few lawyers willing to take on political cases in a period of enforced martial law. Upon his unexpected death, Antek's wife Ulla struggles to cope with her grief. She eventually takes on the task of finding another attorney to take over one of her husband's cases to defend a man jailed for leading a labor strike. After connecting a colleague from Antek's past with the prisoner's wife, a series of mysterious signals make Ulla believe that Antek's ghost is warning her about the man chosen to replace him
Blue, white, red : three colors ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in French and held by 256 libraries worldwide
"A bold trio of stories about love and loss ... [that] was a defining event of the art-house boom of the 90s. The films are named for the colors of the French flag and stand for the tenets of the French Revolution: liberty, equality, and fraternity--but that hardly explains their enigmatic beauty and rich humanity. Set in Paris, Warsaw, and Geneva, and ranging from tragedy to comedy, Blue, White, and Red ... examine a group of ambiguously interconnected people experiencing profound personal disruptions"--Container
Three colours trilogy : blue, white, red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Book )
8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
"In these films, based on the colours of the French flag and the principles of liberty, equality and fraternity - the three ideals of the French revolution - Kieslowski has crafted three parables of contemporary existence." "In Blue, Julie loses her child and husband in a car crash. In order to shield herself from the intensity of her grief, she strips away all remnants of her former life. This attempt is doomed to failure as music inexorably brings her back to a purpose in life." "In White, Karol, a Polish hairdresser, is divorced and abandoned by his beautiful French wife and finds himself destitute on the Paris streets. He meets a fellow Pole, who ingeniously smuggles him back to Warsaw in a suitcase. Working on the black market, he soon rises to the top of Poland's emerging capitalist class. Still obsessively haunted by the image of his wife, Karol sets out to make her pay the price for her betrayal." "The third and final part of the trilogy, Red, explores a strange, tentative relationship that gradually grows between a beautiful young model and an embittered, retired judge. It is through the wisdom of her innocence that he finds the courage to engage with life again. Kieslowski brings the trilogy to a close with an event that weaves the disparate threads into a seamless work of art."--BOOK JACKET
Krzysztof Kieslowski's Three colors : blue, white, red ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in French and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Krzysztof Kieślowski's trilogy of the human condition in contemporary French society, with each film drawing its theme from a color in the French flag: liberty (Bleu), equality (Blanc) and fraternity (Rouge)
Decalogue : the ten commandments by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Book )
8 editions published in 1991 in English and German and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Dekalog = The Decalogue by Krzyzstof Kieslowski( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in Polish and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Ten hour-long films which use each of the Ten Commandments as a thematic springboard to a story about various residents in a Warsaw apartment block. Dekalog 5 and 6 were expanded into longer works: A short film about killing, and A short film about love
Trois couleurs, blanc by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in French and held by 147 libraries worldwide
The mysterious tale of a man whose life disintegrates when his beautiful wife of six months deserts him. Forced to begin anew, he rebuilds his life, only to plan a dangerous scheme of vengeance against her
Dekalog ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in Polish and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Originally made for Polish television, Dekalog focuses on the residents of a housing complex in post-Communist Poland, whose lives become subtly intertwined as they face emotional dilemmas that are at once deeply personal and universally human. Using the Ten Commandments for thematic inspiration and an overarching structure, the ten hour-long films deftly grapple with complex moral and existential questions concerning life, death, love, hate, truth, and the passage of time. Also presented are the longer theatrical versions of the series' fifth and sixth films: A short film about killing and A short film about love
Trois couleurs, rouge ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A young model's chance meeting with an unusual stranger leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy
Dekalog = The Decalogue by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in Polish and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Ten short films, each based on one of the Ten Commandments
Trois couleurs by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 84 libraries worldwide
[Rouge] The story of a beautiful young woman and her meeting with an unusual stranger, a meeting that leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy
Drei Farben: Rot ( visu )
39 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Der Zufall führt Valentine (Irène Jacob) eines Abends zu einem verbitterten alten Mann (Jean-louis Trintignant), der sich vorwiegend damit beschäftigt, die Telefongespräche seiner Nachbarn abzuhören und mitzuschneiden. Valentine ist entsetzt, aber auf geheimnisvolle weise fühlt sie sich zu dem alten Zyniker hingezogen. In unmittelbarer Nähe wohnt Auguste, der gerade sein Jurastudium beendet hat. Die Wege von Auguste und Valentine kreuzen sich fast täglich, ohne dass sie voneinander Kenntnis nehmen. Erst bei einer Reise nach England treffen sie auf der Fähre aufeinander. Doch ein Unwetter verursacht eine tödliche Katastrophe, bei der es nur 7 Überlebende gibt (Quelle: CeDe)
Blue, white, red : three colors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 57 libraries worldwide
A bold trio of stories about love and loss that was a defining event of the art-house boom of the 90s. The films were named for the colors of the French flag and stand for the tenets of the French Revolution: liberty, equality, and fraternity. But that hardly explains their enigmatic beauty and rich humanity. Set in Paris, Warsaw, and Geneva, and ranging from tragedy to comedy, Blue, White, and Red examine a group of ambiguously interconnected people experiencing profound personal disruptions
Trois couleurs. Three colors by Krzysztof Kieślowski( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in French and Polish and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The final installment in the director's trilogy named after the colors of the French flag, Red is the story of a beautiful young woman and her meeting with an unusual stranger- a meeting that leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy
 
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Krzysztof Piesiewicz avocat et homme politique, scénariste
Krzysztof Piesiewicz Polish lawyer and screenwriter
Krzysztof Piesiewicz político, jurista y guionista polaco
Krzysztof Piesiewicz polnischer Rechtsanwalt und Drehbuchautor
Krzysztof Piesiewicz polsk manusforfattar
Krzysztof Piesiewicz polsk manusförfattare
Krzysztof Piesiewicz polsk manusforfatter
Krzysztof Piesiewicz polsk manuskriptforfatter
Krzysztof Piesiewicz Pools schrijver
Krzysztof Piesiewicz sceneggiatore e politico polacco
Piesewicz, Krzysztof
Piesiewicz, Krzysztof.
Piesiewicz, Krzysztof, 1945-
Piesiewicz, Krzysztof Marek
Кшиштоф Песевич
קז'ישטוף פיסייביץ'
کریستف پیسیویچ فیلمنامه‌نویس لهستانی
クシシュトフ・ピエシェヴィッチ
ピェシェヴィチ, K
ピェシェヴィチ, クシシュトフ
克日什托夫·皮尔斯维奇
Languages
French (194)
Polish (147)
English (46)
German (36)
Italian (14)
Spanish (13)
Multiple languages (4)
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