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Schwarz, Simon

Works: 30 works in 134 publications in 4 languages and 1,079 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Survival films  Sports films  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Simon Schwarz
Publications by Simon Schwarz
Most widely held works by Simon Schwarz
Nordwand North face by Philipp Stölzl( visu )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 653 libraries worldwide
An adventure drama, based on a true story, about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps, the north face of the Eiger. Set in 1936, Nazi propaganda urges German alpinists to conquer the mountain, and two reluctant young climbers, Toni and Andi, attempt a daring ascent, closely followed by two Austrian climbers. All goes well at first, but then the climbers lose their advantage over the mountain and the race against time and forces of nature begins
Die Siebtelbauern = The inheritors by Stefan Ruzowitzky( visu )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 179 libraries worldwide
In an Austrian farming village during the '30s, narrator Severin watches an old woman, Rosalind, visit the bed of sleeping farmhand Lukas. Rosalind is accused when the owner of the farm is found dead. Local farmers believe his land will be divided among them, since he had no heirs, but his will states that both farm and livestock are left to his peasant workers. When the seven peasants decide not to sell, they join the ranks of the landed gentry. The community's established farmers first attack the seven peasants with slander and ridicule and then turn violent
Silentium by Wolfgang Murnberger( visu )
24 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in German and Italian and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A man who accused a Catholic bishop of abusing him when he was a child dies in the Austrian city Salzburg. Everyone except his widow and the eccentrical detective Simon Brenner keeps silent and believes that the man killed himself
Komm, süsser Tod by Wolfgang Murnberger( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Thrown off the police force, former detective Brenner works as an ambulance driver in Vienna. He and the other drivers try to outwit another ambulance service to get more business. When a favorite nurse is brutally murdered, Brenner and others set out to track down the killer
Der Knochenmann by Wolfgang Murnberger( visu )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and Multiple languages and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Private Investigator Brenner is handling a case at the grill-station "Löschenkohl". There he finds, besides some chicken, also other meat, that doesn't belong in a good meal
Crash Test Dummies by Jörg Kalt( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"The opportunity to make some fast money by delivering a hot car moves Ana and Nicolae, a young couple from Romania, to take a bus from Bucharest to Vienna. After arriving they are told to be patient, their car is not ready yet. Ana wants to return, while Nicolae would rather forge on westward. Without any money, they are stuck in Vienna, and after a fight they split up which leads to encounters with various locals: Nicolae meets Dana, a 30-year-old travel agent who is full of life. Ana gets acquainted with Jan, a department store detective still suffering from the break-up with Rita, his ex-girlfriend across the hall. Martha, Jan's equally apathetic roommate, keeps her head above water as a human crash test dummy. Later, when Ana and Nicolae meet up again, their relationship is bathed in a new light." Written by Amour Fou Filmproduktion
Vollgas by Sabine Derflinger( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
An unhappy young woman working as a waitress at a resort in the Austrian Alps works hard during the day for a terrible employer while attempting to give her young daughter the family life that she needs. At night she finds solace in drinking and one night stands
Tempo ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"Dieser Film ist das Kinodebüt des österreichischen Oscar® Preisträgers Stefan Ruzowitzky. 1996 entstanden, im Wiener Jugendmilieu angesiedelt, flott und amüsant inszeniert. Ein Rave-Movie um einen knapp 18-jährigen Ausreißer, der sich als Fahrradbote verdingt, sich bei seinen Fahrten in aufregende Tagträume hinein spinnt und schließlich nicht mehr zwischen Realität und Fantasie zu unterscheiden vermag. Seine Erfahrungen mit Musikvideos erleichterten es Ruzowitzky, die rasenden Rhythmen und den hämmernden Beat in einem für die Zuschauer geradezu stroboskopartig wirkenden Filmschnitt bildlich einzufangen. Das Tempo des Rave bestimmt auch den Lebensstil der Protagonisten."--Container
Das Herz ist ein dunkler Wald = The heart is a dark forest ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
One man, one wife, two children: a family. Thomas is a musician; Marie was also a musician, before the children arrived. One morning, Thomas goes to work and forgets his violin at home. Marie follows him on her bicycle with the violin case. At the end of her ride, she discovers that in the same neighborhood, in another house, Thomas has another family, another woman, and a son. Marie's world collapses. She follows Thomas to his engagement at a costume ball in a dilapidated castle. As Marie's life slowly decomposes, a desire for liberation awakens. Calmly, Marie takes the bus home, to end the tragedy
Schweinskopf al dente : ein Eberhoferkrimi ( visu )
4 editions published in 2017 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Crime comedy centering around a German village policeman who has to hunt down an escaped killer in his hometown in the backwoods of Bavaria while also chasing after his girl friend who has run off to Italy with another man
Come, sweet death! by Wolf Haas( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Another dark and funny crime novel by the author Carl Hiaasen has called "the real deal." The fourth Brenner book finds the detective in Vienna, uncovering corruption in the ambulance business ... and just barely escaping with his life in the process. Disillusioned ex-cop Simon Brenner decides to take a job as an ambulance driver, in the hopes of getting away from the drudgery and corruption in the police force, and finding a "worthy profession." But the ambulance service he goes to work for has a problem--their major competitors are beating them to every pick-up, somehow listening on their radio communications. And Brenner can't help being just a little bit curious about this chance to do some detective work. Things turn considerably darker as he digs deeper, and it turns out that ambulance services are, literally, a cutthroat business. And there are people who don't want their business exposed. Brenner races around summertime Vienna, lights flashing, siren blaring, in a desperate attempt to fit it all together before there's another dead body on his conscience. A caustic and hilarious new installment in the Brenner series"--
Dampfnudelblues ein Eberhoferkrimi ( visu )
5 editions published in 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Gerade hat es sich Provinzpolizist Franz Eberhofer (SEBASTIAN BEZZEL) behaglich eingerichtet, da überschlagen sich die Ereignisse in Niederkaltenkirchen: "Stirb, du Sau!" hat jemand mit roter Farbe an Realschulrektor Höpfls Eigenheim geschmiert, und kurz darauf liegt dieser auch noch tot auf den Gleisen. Selbstmord? Mord? Mit der bayerischen Beschaulichkeit ist es erst mal vorbei. Stress pur für den Eberhofer Franz..."
Wanted by Brad Mirman( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Not a Western and not a parody of Westerns, Wanted stars Alfred Dorfer as a modern-day stress-plagued surgeon. He escapes reality through his Wild West fantasies of riding in the saddle, fighting duels with hated colleagues, and facing off with the Marshall (played by John Philip Law)
Richtung Zukunft durch die Nacht ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Mein kampf = my struggle by George Tabori( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Film gives "The testament & rise of Adolf Hitler", while portraying Adolf Hitler's political philosophy and how he planned to accomplish his goals when in power. Contains original footage and presents what happened during this time of history and how it was made possible
Trautmann ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Komm süsser Tod [DVD-Video] ( file )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Die Siebtelbauern ( file )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Ikarus by Reinhard Mey( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
"Lena ist heimatlos. In der Grossstadt konnte sie nicht Fuss fassen, am Land ist sie längst nicht mehr zu Hause und die grosse, weite Welt, die sie angeblich als Kellnerin auf einem Kreuzfahrtschiff bereist hat, kennt sie nur vom Horensagen. Das Begräbnis des Grossvaters ist ihr nun Anlass und Vorwand zugleich, ins Dorf zurückzukehren, in der Hoffnung, vielleicht doch hier ihren Platz im Leben zu finden."--Container
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Simon Schwarz acteur autrichien
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Simon Schwarz attore austriaco
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Simon Schwarz Oostenrijks acteur
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Simon Schwarz østerriksk skuespiller
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Симон Шварц
سايمون شفارتز
سايمون شفارتز ممثل نمساوي
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