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Cox, Paul 1940-2016

Overview
Works: 97 works in 380 publications in 7 languages and 4,322 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary television programs  Biography  History  Biographical films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Actor, Producer, Performer, Author of introduction, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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China from the inside ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 805 libraries worldwide
Four short documentaries about contemporary China, focusing on political life, women, environmental degradation, and intellectual freedom therein
Vincent : the life and death of Vincent Van Gogh by Paul Cox( visu )
28 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 783 libraries worldwide
This brilliant portrait of Vincent Van Gogh is a shattering journey through the life of a tortured genius who, spurned in his own time, became the single most influential artist of modern history. Van Gogh's letters to his brother make up the narration
Innocence by Paul Cox( visu )
45 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 407 libraries worldwide
After more than forty years apart, two former lovers embark on an affair as reckless and intense as when they were young
Careful by Guy Maddin( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The 19th century. In the remote Alpine village of Tolzbad, people talk quietly and restrain their movements lest avalanches come and kill them. This atmosphere lends itself to repressed emotions. Johann is a student lusting after his mother. She is an old flame of the mysterious Count Knotkers. Klara is attracted to her father. He lusts after his other daughter. This leads to duels and suicidal plunges galore. Sexual frenzies teem in this world of repression, setting off incestuous love triangles and quadrangles with deadly consequences
Lonely hearts by Todd Robinson( visu )
16 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
A laugh-out-loud look at romance when an eccentric piano tuner and a shy bank clerk fall in love
The diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky ( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
"Based on the diary Cahiers, Nijinsky explores the mind of a genius on the outer edge of reason. Through the use of visual imagery seen from Nijinsky's point of view, the film reflects salient moments of his life through the characters he danced as well as his personal relationships with his wife, daughter, in-laws, and his mentor/lover, the notorious impresario Diaghelev"--Container
The hidden dimension ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Hidden Dimension is a macrocosmic journey through the eyes of an 11-year-old girl on a holiday with her parents. Like Alice in Wonderland, Elly follows carefully contrived clues to discover an enchanted world unlike anything she has ever seen. The keys, left by her grandfather, unlock her imagination and draw Elly into an adventure into a hidden world
Home of man; the people of New Guinea by Paul Cox( Book )
5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
A woman's tale by Paul Cox( visu )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Martha, a woman of 78, may be near the end of life, but still has plenty of life left in her. She insists on living each day as if it were her last and her radiant spirit affects all who meet her
Man of flowers ( visu )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 86 libraries worldwide
"Charles Bremer is a recluse and collector of rare flowers and objects d'art. Loved and smothered by his mother, the past remains as real to him as his present life ... a film about the confrontation between modern art and traditional art; between modern love and traditional love; between modern life and traditional life. A film about art, insanity, loneliness and sex."--Container verso
3 screenplays by Paul Cox( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Pedophiles ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
(Producer) This program reports on child abusers who despite repeated convictions and extensive therapy, continue their abusive behavior throughout their lives. In frank interviews, pedophiles describe their inability to stop reoffending and the ease with which they manipulate the so-called safeguards to gain access to their prey. The program examines some radical responses to recidivism and stresses the apparent evidence that there is no known effective rehabilitation
Cactus ( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
An attractive young woman vacationing in Australia, must face the depths of fear and loss when a tragic car accident leaves her partially blind and threatens to blind her comletely. A chance meeting with a blind man opens a new door in her life and teaches her the skills she will need to survive
The gift by Knud Leif Thomsen( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Story of a Greek family who, when they win an unexpected prize that disrupts their lives, learn that its not always easy when you get something for nothing
Force of destiny ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Robert is a renowned sculptor who lives alone surrounded by the tools of his trade and his highly distinctive artworks. Robert is close to his daughter Poppy, but has an unresolved relationship with Hannah from whom he is separated. The family is stunned when Robert is diagnosed with cancer of the liver and six months to live. In the process of physical decline and mental turmoil, Robert meets Maya, an Indian marine biologist who comes from a different world, a different reality. Maya's Uncle also has cancer and is preparing for death by passing on his wisdom and knowledge with grace and acceptance. Against all odds, Robert is put on the transplant list. New hope and future possibilities appear, deepening his planetary journey with Maya. In Robert's last tumultuous months his nightmares and passion for Maya intensify. His love blossoms and he has to confront the agony/ecstasy of finding a love that has evaded him his entire life just as his body is about to be taken away from him
The quintessential Guy Maddin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Twilight of the ice nymphs: a political prisoner returns to his home after several years of incarceration, falling desperately in love with a woman named Juliana on the boat trip home
My first wife ( visu )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 libraries worldwide
John, a self-centred, highly strung musician, is shattered when he learns his wife, Helen, to whom he has been married for 10 years, is leaving him and taking their daughter, after a number of extra-marital affiars. This comes at a time when John is watching his father die a slow and agonising death in hospital
World cinema, power, politics, and hegemony by Paul Cox( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Three lectures delivered in 2004, 2000 and 1994; three directors' impressions on the craft of motion pictures through their cinematic journeys
Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky by Paul Cox( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Based on the diary Cahiers, Nijinsky explores the mind of a genius on the outer edge of reason. Through the use of visual imagery seen from Nijinsky's point of view, the film reflects salient moments of his life through the characters he danced as well as his personal relationships with his wife, daughter, in-laws, and his mentor/lover, the notorious impresario Diaghelev
Reflections : an autobiographical journey by Paul Cox( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cox, Paulus Henricus Benedictus, 1940-2016
Cox, Paulus Henrique Benedictus
Cox, Paulus Henrique Benedictus, 1940-2016
Cox, Paulus Henriqus Benedictus
Paul Cox australijski reżyser i scenarzysta
Paul Cox ausztrál filmrendező
Paul Cox filmregisseur uit Australië
Paul Cox holendersko-australijski reżyser, scenarzysta
Пол Кокс
পাউল কক্স ডাচ-অস্ট্রেলিয়ান চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক
പോൾ കോക്സ്
콕스, 폴 1940-
コックス, ポール
保罗·考克斯
Languages
English (186)
Spanish (8)
German (3)
French (2)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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