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Winterbottom, Michael

Works: 129 works in 913 publications in 12 languages and 15,394 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Road films  History  Crime films  Prison films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Editor, Author, fmd, tld, Performer, Restager, Film editor, Scenarist, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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A Mighty Heart by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
41 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
On January 23, 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is to fly from Karachi to Dubai with his pregnant wife, Mariane, also a reporter. On the day before, with great care, he has arranged an interview in a café with an Islamic fundamentalist cleric. When Danny doesn't return, Mariane initiates a search. Pakistani police, American embassy personnel, and the FBI examine witnesses, phone records, e-mails, and hard drives. Who has him? Where is he? There's also the why: because of U.S. abuse of prisoners at Guantanamo, because of a history of Journal cooperation with the CIA, because Pearl is a Jew? Through it all, Mariane is clearheaded, direct, and determined to do whatever she can, whatever it takes, to get her husband back
The trip by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
31 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and source of eternal aggravation, Rob Brydon
Tristram Shandy : a cock and bull story by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
44 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 949 libraries worldwide
A rollicking, inventive adaptation of the notoriously unfilmable 18th century British comic novel The life and opinions of Tristam Shandy, gentleman, written by Laurence Sterne. Shandy's warped tales reveal far more than any conventional autobiography
The trip to Italy ( visu )
15 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on a new culinary road trip around Italy, where they enjoy mouth-watering meals in the gorgeous surroundings of Liguria, Tuscany, Rome, Amalfi and Capri. They riff on subjects as varied as Batman's vocal register, Pompeii, the artistic merits of "Jagged Little Pill", and, of course, who can do the best Michael Caine impression
The killer inside me by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
28 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 776 libraries worldwide
"A small town sheriff up to his neck in murders: his own. When he is asked to railroad a talkative prostitute out of town before she makes trouble, he realizes it's easier to just get rid of her for good. Unfortunately, covering up that murder means eliminating more and more people as his problems and complications spiral out of control. Even worse, he's starting to enjoy committing the crimes a lot more than he ever enjoyed dishing out the punishment."--Container
The road to Guantanamo by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 730 libraries worldwide
A trio of British Muslims vacationing in Afghanistan shortly after 9/11 are captured by the American military and sent to the Guantánamo Bay detainment camp. For the next two years, they are imprisoned without any charges officially being filed. They are tortured and interrogated relentlessly, in hopes of getting them to "confess" their nonexistent link to Al-Qaida. A fictionalized account of the actual experiences of "The Tipton Three," incorporating interviews, news footage and extensive reenactments by professional actors
In this world by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
77 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 681 libraries worldwide
Jamal et Enayatullah sont deux cousins afghans qui vivent à Peshawar, au Pakistan. Pour qu'Enayatullah échappe à la pauvretéet tente une vie meilleure, son oncle décide qu'il sera envoyé en Angleterre. Jamal s'associe au périple clandestin, et tous deux rejoignent le million de réfugiés qui, chaque année, remettent leur vie entre les mains de passeurs. Leur long et périlleux voyage, depuis le Pakistan jusqu'à Londres en passant par Téhéran, Istambul, Triste et Sangatte, sera une véritable époupée
Welcome to Sarajevo by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
55 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Living on the edge amid the constant threat of attack, an offbeat team of journalists, led by hotshot Jimmy Flynn, report from a devastated war-torn country. The action intensifies when one of the journalists crosses the line and risks his life in a bold attempt to smuggle an orphaned girl to safety. Filling the screen with a jarring mix of passion and danger, this story is a gritty, behind the scenes look at covering a war ... head-on and on the run
A summer in Genoa ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
A man moves his two daughters to Italy after their mother dies in a car accident
Trishna ( visu )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 498 libraries worldwide
Trishna lives with her family in a village in Rajasthan and works in a resort to help pay the family bills. Jay is the wealthy son of a property developer. When Jay takes up managing resorts, he meets Trishna and wins her affection. They move to Mumbai, but problems arise when his deep family bond threatens their bliss
24 hour party people by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
53 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Follow the rise, fall and rise again of promoter Tony Wilson and the wild rave culture he brought to England and the rest of the world. Pulsates with the rhythmic energy from the post punk movement through the evolution of rave music
Code 46 by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
26 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 490 libraries worldwide
In the near future, privileged classes live and work "Inside" cities, while non-citizens scratch out a miserable existence "Outside" in a vast desert. People cannot leave their designated zones without special visas known as "papelles." When fraudulent papelles surface, Seattle fraud investigator William Geld travels to Shanghai to ferret out the culprit and meets Maria Gonzalez ... a woman with whom he has a passionate affair, but breaks one of society's harshest laws: Code 46
The shock doctrine by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
20 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Using 'shock therapy' as a metaphor, the film investigates Naomi Klein's central idea of 'disaster capitalism.' When countries are jolted by catastrophic events such as war or natural disasters, they are often subjected to totally unregulated 'free market' remedies that benefit corporations at public expense
Everyday ( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
While Ian is in prison for drug smuggling, he will only see his wife and four children occasionally. Each member of his family will develop a different relationship with him as he is not there to offer the guidance of a father and husband. By the time he is allowed visits at home, their lives have become forever separated. However, the bonds that hold a family together will keep them forever linked
The face of an angel ( visu )
17 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Journalist Simone Ford and filmmaker Thomas Lang lose themselves in a notorious murder case they are covering. Caught up in the city₂s seedy underbelly and the media frenzy surrounding the horrific murder, Thomas begins to question the motives of the people around him as the mystery proves greater than he imagined
Cornelii Taciti opera minora by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in Latin and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Cracker : the complete collection by Robbie Coltrane( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Cracker is a criminal psychologist with a dark side - a side dependent on a cocktail of alcohol and gambling
Wonderland by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Feature film from the UK. Drama. Follows the various members of a working class London family over the course of one weekend
Genova by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
37 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Na de dood van zijn vrouw verhuist Joe met zijn twee dochters van Boston naar Genua
Cinema Europe : the other Hollywood by Kevin Brownlow( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
A six part historical documentary focusing on the early days of the movie industry and the enormous contribution made to this industry by Europe. Includes rarely seen footage from early movies and interviews with some of the film industry's pioneers
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Michael Winterbottom britischer Filmregisseur
Michael Winterbottom Brits filmregisseur
Michael Winterbottom regista e sceneggiatore inglese
Michael Winterbottom reżyser brytyjski
Winterbottom, M.
Winterbottom, M. (Michael)
Winterbottom, Michael 1961-
Майкл Уинтерботтом
Уинтерботтом, Майкл
Մայքլ Ուինտերբոտտոմ
מייקל וינטרבוטום
مایکل وینترباتم کارگردان بریتانیایی
মাইকেল উইন্টারবটম
마이클 윈터보텀
윈터바텀, 마이클 1961-
윈터버텀, 마이클 1961-
윈터보텀, 마이클 1961-
윈터보톰, 마이클 1961-
English (401)
German (28)
Spanish (27)
Persian (21)
Italian (17)
French (13)
Multiple languages (13)
Pushto (6)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Latin (1)
Hindi (1)
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