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Sharp, Jeffrey

Works: 11 works in 84 publications in 8 languages and 7,851 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Biographical films  Crime films  Caper films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Jeffrey Sharp
Publications by Jeffrey Sharp
Most widely held works by Jeffrey Sharp
Boys don't cry by Kimberly Peirce( visu )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,689 libraries worldwide
A transgendered youth starts living as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. He moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under his new identity. All goes well until his new friends discover his secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself
Proof by John Malden( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,434 libraries worldwide
With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work
Evening by Michael Cunningham( visu )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,355 libraries worldwide
Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters, Constance and Nina. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. Her daughters wonder who the man, Harris, is and about his relationship with their mother. Constance and Nina try to take stock of Ann's life as their mother is tended to by a night nurse as she journeys into her mind back to a summer weekend some fifty years before, before she was married, going from New York City to be maid of honor at the high-society Newport wedding of her dearest friend from college. Unexpected feelings surge forth once Ann meets wedding guest Harris Arden, a lifelong friend and intimate of the Wittenborn family. Ann's love for Harris will change her life, and those of her daughters, forever
Nicholas Nickleby by Douglas McGrath( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,040 libraries worldwide
Nicholas becomes the head of the family when his father dies unexpectedly. Keeping watch over his mother and his sister Kate becomes an even greater challenge when Nicholas discovers that his father lost the family fortune due to ill-advised investments. Without a shilling to his name, Nicholas turns to his wealthy but unforgiving Uncle Ralph for help
The night listener ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
In the midst of his crumbling relationship, a radio show host begins speaking to his biggest fan, a young boy, via the telephone. But when questions of the boy's identity comes up, the host's life is thrown into chaos
You can count on me by Kenneth Lonergan( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
Sammy is a single mom living in a small Catskill town with her eight-year-old son. A lot happens all at once to Sammy as she, sort of, picks up with an old boyfriend, gets a new boss and her wayward brother finally shows up after months of no communication. A crisis of sorts ensues when the son meets his estranged father
A Home at the End of the World by Michael Mayer( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Remember your very best friend in high school, the one who knew...and kept...all your secrets? Bobby and Jonathan, who shared that kind of friendship, meet again as adults in New York. Sparked by their relationship with free-spirited Clare, they forge a loving unit that redefines 'family'
Lift ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Niecy is a talented department store display designer with a sideline - she steals credit cards and passes bogus checks. Now, she's teaming up with a dangerous gang to pull a big-time jewelry heist, but she may get more than she bargained for
Just another story ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
An urban hip-hop musical that's a slice of life about a group of New York City youths set during one weekend in the city. The story spans the single weekend of Stix, an aspiring rapper. It shows the relationship he has with his parents, who happen to be hiding a secret from their son and his ten year old brother. Stix is trying to decide whether or not to perform at a gay bar for a $2,500 payoff
Cinema pride collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
La cage aux folles: A gender-bending farce about the owner of a drag-revue nightclub, his high-strung transvestite companion, and a wedding that defies all odds
Boys donʹt cry by Kimberly Peirce( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The story of the life of Teena Brandon, a transgender youth who preferred life in her male identity as Brandon Teena
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Alternative Names
Jeffrey Sharp American film producer
Jeffrey Sharp producteur de cinéma américain
Jeffrey Sharp produttore cinematografico statunitense
Sharp, Jeff
Джеффри Шарп
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