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Tufano, Brian

Works: 86 works in 252 publications in 6 languages and 3,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  Fiction  History  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer, Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Brian Tufano
Publications by Brian Tufano
Most widely held works by Brian Tufano
Middlemarch by George Eliot( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Based on George Eliot's novel, Middlemarch is set in early nineteenth century England and charts the impact of the Industrial Revolution on the town as it divides its population into two opposing factions: the conservatives and the liberals
Trainspotting by Danny Boyle( visu )
42 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 755 libraries worldwide
A young heroin addict in Edinburgh tries to kick the habit but his junkie friends aren't making it easy for him
Last orders by Graham Swift( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 526 libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of four men, covering nearly a half-century of these South London buddies lives, from thier adopted pub to Margate Pier. Through a series of flashbacks, they take you on a journey of a lifetime. Along with them are the ashes of Jack, their larger-than-life friend, whose deathbed request sends them on their way
Shallow grave by Danny Boyle( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
When three friends find their new roommate dead and a suitcase full of money under his bed, they have no trouble deciding how to dispose of the cash, but the body is a different story. Their troubles are compounded when they meet the men who come to retrieve the money
Quadrophenia by Franc Roddam( visu )
14 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 239 libraries worldwide
London, 1965: Like many other youths, Jimmy hates the philistine life, especially his parents and his job in a company's mailing division
Once upon a time in the Midlands by Paul Fraser( visu )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
After his girlfriend turns down a marriage proposal by her decent-but-dull boyfriend, small-time crook, Jimmy, drifts back into town to win back his old flame and pull off one final crime. Will she follow her head or her heart - and can her new beau handle the stiff competition? This smooth operator has more than met his match in a motley crew of oddball outcasts, as rekindled passions and old secrets up the ante in an uproarious love triangle
Miracle at Oxford ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
The inspirational account of a team rising to meet the ultimate challenge of winning back its honor. To Oxford University, "The Boat Race"--An annual rowing competition between Oxford and its archrival Cambridge - is more important than the Olympics. So when Oxford's long winning streak ends in humiliating defeat, they vow victory the next year at all costs. But the method they choose threatens to tear the team apart while setting up a struggle between old-school traditions and modern rivalry. In order to restore the pride of Oxford, they must rally together to achieve their one common goal
A life less ordinary by Danny Boyle( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in German and English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
A janitor in Los Angeles takes his boss' daughter hostage after being fired and replaced by a robot. Two angels in charge of human relationships on earth offer some unsolicited help to bring this unlikely couple together
Billy Elliot by Stephen Daldry( visu )
26 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 129 libraries worldwide
With 13 Bafta and 3 Oscar® nominations, Billy Elliot is a heartwarming tale of an 11 year old coal miner's son (Jamie Belle) in the North of England who's life is forever changed when he stumbles upon Mrs Wilkinson's (Julie Walters) ballet class during his weekly boxing lesson. Before long, he finds himself immersed in ballet, demonstrating a raw talent never seen before and reaching for a dream that changes the lives of everyone he touches
Sex & drugs & rock & roll the wild rock-and-roll journey of the legendary Ian Dury by Mat Whitecross( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A biography of Ian Dury who was stricken with polio at a young age and defied expectations by becoming one of the founders of the punk-rock scene in Britain in the 1970s
East is East by Damien O'Donnell( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 43 libraries worldwide
George Khan proud Pakistani and chip shop owner rules his family with a rod of iron. He thinks he's raising his seven children to be respectable Pakistanis - but this is Salford in the North of England, in 1971. East is East is the story of what happens when two cultures collide within one family
East is east Fish and chips by Damien O'Donnell( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Billy Elliot I will dance ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Nordengland in den 80ern: Die meisten Bergwerke stehen vor der Schließung. Der Bergarbeiter Jackie will seinen verträumten Jüngsten Billy aufs harte Leben vorbereiten und schickt ihn zum Boxtraining. Billy fühlt sich jedoch magisch vom Ballett angezogen und findet Unterstützung bei der Ballettlehrerin Mrs. Wilkinson. Statt Punching übt er heimlich Pirouetten. Doch als Mister Elliott von den Tanzstunden erfährt, drohen Billys Träume von der Ballettkarriere zu platzen
Kleine Morde unter Freunden ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Die drei Freunde Juliet, David und Alex suchen für ihre schicke Yuppi-WG einen Untermieter. Keiner der Bewerber kann es aber dem ziemlich exzentrischen Trio rechtmachen, bis ein junger Mann namens Hugo das höchstpeinliche Verhör cool übersteht. Hugo bezeichnet sich als Schriftsteller, der auf der Suche nach sich selbst ist. Doch schon bald liegt der coole Hugo eiskalt auf dem Bett - gestorben an einer Überdosis Drogen. Das eigentliche Übel befindet sich aber unter dem Bett: ein Koffer randvoll mit Geld. Das Trio beschließt, das Geld zu behalten und die Leiche zu entsorgen, und zwar so, daß sie weder an Füßen, Händen oder an den Zähnen identifiziert werden kann. Kaum geschehen, treten neue Probleme auf, unter anderem in Gestalt von zwei Polizisten und zwei Killern. Weitere Leichen müssen verschwinden, doch das Grab ist nicht tief genug ... Und dann - langsam aber sicher - machen sich erst abgrundtiefes Mißtrauen und schließlich nackter Wahnsinn unter den vermeintlichen Freunden breit
Sex & drugs & rock & roll Matt Whitecross, 2010 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A biography of Ian Dury who was stricken with polio at a young age and defied expectations by becoming one of the founders of the punk-rock scene in Britain in the 1970s
Billy Elliot : quiero bailar ( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Historia sobre un niño de 11 años, hijo de un minero, cuya vida cambia por completo cuando un día irrumpe en la clase de ballet de Mrs. Wilkinson durante su lección semanal de boxeo. Muy pronto se encuentra inmerso en el ballet, demostrando un talento nunca visto y luchando por un sueño que cambia la vida de todos a los que toca
I could never be your woman by Amy Heckerling( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Rosie is an older, divorced professional who has had little luck in love. She finally finds a fitting companion in the form of Adam, a much younger man. As her relationship threatens to move beyond something simply physical, her teenage daughter, Izzie, begins to wonder if the strange tingling sensation that she feels when she is in the company of a handsome local boy could possibly be what adults refer to as 'love.' Of course anything is possible with Mother Nature up to her old mischief, and with higher powers at play there's no telling what will come of these relationships
Oriente es oriente ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
En Salford, al norte de Inglaterra, vive George Khan, un orgulloso emigrante paquistaní. Casado con una mujer inglesa, dirige a su familia con mano de hierro, con la idea de que sus siete hijos sean unos paquistaníes respetables, pero estos sólo quieren vivir según las costumbres del país en el que han nacido
Late night shopping by Saul Metzstein( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A quirky, offbeat comedy, in which four friends who are stuck in a twilight world, going nowhere fast, suddenly find they have more in common than they might expect, and embark on a journey that just might change their lives
Virtual sexuality Virtualna seksualnost ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
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English (116)
Spanish (22)
German (14)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (3)
Danish (2)
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