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Karlsen, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 31 works in 172 publications in 3 languages and 9,571 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Romance films  Comedy films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Educational films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Elizabeth Karlsen
Publications by Elizabeth Karlsen
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Karlsen
Carol by Todd Haynes( visu )
25 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,054 libraries worldwide
Two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her twenties, Therese is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol, an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage
Ladies in lavender ( visu )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,520 libraries worldwide
In the 1930s, the peaceful life of two aging sisters is shattered when they take in a young Polish violinist, who they find injured after having been washed ashore near their coastal English home
Their finest by Lissa Evans( visu )
9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
Set in 1940 London, the story is an ode to how women played a major role in boosting national morale during the Blitz of London in the second World War
Made in Dagenham by Sally Hawkins( visu )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
In 1968, the female workers at the Ford Dagenham car plant, members of the TGWU, walked out in protest against sexual discrimination. Their actions played a major role in the battle for equal pay, both nationally and internationally
When did you last see your father? by Anand Tucker( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
A 40-year-old writer visits his dying father. He begins to relive the memories of the past - both good and bad - and he is forced to realize that his once "immortal, invincible and infallible" father is human after all
How to lose friends & alienate people by Toby Young( visu )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Sidney Young is a gate-crashing British journalist who loves exposing the shallowness of the celebrity world, yet desperately wants to join it. Accepting an offer to write for renowned magazine editor Clayton Harding, Sidney finally gets to rub elbows with A-list celebrities, only to rub them in the wrong way. His fellow writer, Alison, is powerless to stop Sidney when he sets his lustful sites on beautiful starlet Sophie. When Sophie's publicist makes him a tempting offer, Sidney will either conquer the Big Apple or suffer the biggest humiliation of his life
Byzantium ( visu )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago and survive on human blood. As knowledge of their secret spreads, their past catches up on them with deathly consequence
The Limehouse Golem by Olivia Cooke( visu )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times - the mythical so-called Golem - must be responsible
Perrier's bounty by Ian FitzGibbon( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Lazy would-be thief Michael owes local gangster Perrier more money than he can pay. When a burglary to raise funds goes awry, Michael's lovesick suicidal neighbor kills one of the goons who come to collect and he is forced to go on the run. Dragging along his neighbor, not to mention his foul-mouthed, death-obsessed father, Michael has to stay one step ahead of the crime world while keeping his dad one step ahead of the Grim Reaper
Hollow reed by Angela Pope( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Martyn Wyatt is just settling into his new life; he has an ex- wife, a gay live-in partner, and limited visitation rights to his beloved son Oliver. When Oliver shows up bloodied at his father's house, Martyn's detemination to find the culprit becomes an obession that leads him back to the boy's own front door. A custody battle to save his son instigates an inquisition onto Martyn's lifestyle, questioning a gay father's ability to provide a safe haven for his own son
The neon bible by Terence Davies( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
A sensitive young Southerner and his emotionally fragile mother derive strength from flamboyant Aunt Mae, who wants to be a country singer in Nashville
Sixty six by Paul Weiland( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
It is the summer of '66, and England is about to be consumed by World Cup fever. For 12 year-old Bernie though, the biggest day of his life is looming: his Bar Mitzvah, and the day he becomes a man. Bernie's family are increasingly distracted by the threat of losing their business and their wayward older son, and the scale of Bernie's Bar Mitzvah diminishes daily
The crying game by Neil Jordan( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in French and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Afin d'obtenir la libération d'un membre de l'IRA arrêté par les autorités britanniques, des terroristes irlandais kidnappent Jody, jeune soldat anglais, et le séquestrent dans une maison de campagne. Le prisonnier est placé sous la surveillance du doux et compatissant Fergus. Les 2 hommes en viennent à sympathiser, tant et si bien que Jody fait promettre à Fergus de livrer un message à sa copine Dil si jamais il devait mourir. Un drame provoque la mort de Jody et Fergus se rend à Londres pour retrouver Dil
Made In Dagenham : music from and inspired by the motion picure ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In 1968 the female workers of Ford's factory in Dagenham took to the picket lines to ensure fair working rights for women. Their historical struggle is captured in Made in Dagenham, the new feature film from 'Calendar Girls' director, Nigel Cole; a British comedy-drama set to follow in the In 1968 the female workers of Ford's factory in Dagenham took to the picket lines to ensure fair working rights for women. Their historical struggle is captured in Made in Dagenham, the new feature film from 'Calendar Girls' director, Nigel Cole; a British comedy-drama set to follow in the footsteps of 'The Full Monty' and 'Calendar Girls'. To coincide with the movie, UMTV present the soundtrack to the film, featuring some of the era's biggest hits, including tracks by James Brown, The Temptations, Desmond Dekker and Sandie Shaw. Sandie Shaw, the original "Dagenham Diva" has recorded the new title track. "Made In Dagenham" was written by Billy Bragg and performed by Shaw, specially for the film
La recompensa = Perrier's bounty ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Michael McCrea debe una gran cantidad de dinero a Darren Perrier, el gangster más ruin de todo Dublín, y le quedan apenas unas horas de plazo para devolverlo. Por suerte para él la provindencial aparición de su mejor amiga Brenda y de su largo tiempo ausente padre, Jim, le permitirá escapar con vida de una muerte segura. Perrier no se quedará de brazos cruzados y ofrecerá una suculenta recompensa a aquel que logre atrapar al trío en fuga
La Última primavera by Charles Dance( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Cornualles, 1936: a pesar de los grandes acontecimientos históricos que están a punto de desarrollarse en Europa, Cornualles se mantiene como un rincón del mundo al abrigo del paso del tiempo y de los avatares del exterior. Todo transcurre apaciblemente hasta que las hemanas Janet y Ursula Widdington descubren un náufrago en la playa que hay debajo de su casa. En realidad el "náufrago" es Andrea Marowski, un joven violinista de Cracovia que fue arrojado por la borda del barco en el que esperaba llegar a Nueva York. Andrea confiaba iniciar una nueva vida lejos del antisemitismo que amenaza a una Europa sobre la que se ciernen aires de guerra
Hyena by Gerard Johnson( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Hyena is a 2014 British police corruption thriller film. Michael is a ruthless undercover cop, targeting London's most violent drug traffickers. He and his team take their cut from the criminals they're charged with investigating, but when he's threatened with exposure, he's forced to rapidly shift his loyalties and sell out his allies in order to stay alive
Sounds like teen spirit ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Follow the journey of four aspiring artists as they showcase their talents in Europe's largest child-songwriting contest: the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Be touched by the candid stories and insights from 10-year-old Giorgos from Cyprus, 13-year-old Mariam from Georgia, 14-year-old Marina from Bulgaria and 15-year-old Laurens from Belgium. Each has their own unique background, style and song, but they share the same goal: to perform their best and make their nation proud at the Junior Eurovision"--Container
 
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English (124)
Spanish (6)
French (1)
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