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Fichman, Niv

Overview
Works: 173 works in 618 publications in 8 languages and 10,979 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Anthology films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  War films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer, Director, tlp, Production personnel, Editor, fmp, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Niv Fichman
Publications by Niv Fichman
Most widely held works about Niv Fichman
 
Most widely held works by Niv Fichman
The red violin by François Girard( visu )
60 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,676 libraries worldwide
Upon unearthing a one-of-a-kind, blood red violin, appraiser Charles Morritz uncovers the spectacular journey of the long-lost masterpiece - how it changed hands and the lives of all who touched it
Blindness by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
30 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 897 libraries worldwide
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hoarding the meager food rations and committing horrific acts. Inside the hospital is one eyewitness to the nightmare. Following her husband into the hospital, a woman whose sight is unaffected by the plague goes into quarantine. There, keeping her sight a secret, she guides seven strangers who have become like a family. She leads them out of quarantine and onto the ravaged streets of the city. Their voyage is fraught with danger, but their survival is a reflection of the depth of the human spirit
Enemy by Denis Villeneuve( visu )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Adam, un professeur discret, mène une vie paisible avec sa fiancée Mary. Un jour qu'il découvre son sosie parfait en la personne d’Anthony, un acteur fantasque, il ressent un trouble profond. Il commence alors à observer à distance la vie de cet homme et de sa mystérieuse femme enceinte. Puis Adam se met à imaginer les plus stupéfiants scénarios... pour lui et pour son propre couple
Silk by Zhaobin Su( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Herve Joncour is a married silkworm smuggler in 19th century France. He travels to Japan to collect his clandestine cargo after his original shipment was destroyed. While in Japan, he spots a beautiful Japanese woman who is the concubine of a local baron. He immediately becomes obsessed. Without speaking the same language, they communicate through letters until war intervenes. Their unrequited love persists however, and Herve's wife Helene begins to suspect something is going on with her husband
Thirty two short films about Glenn Gould by François Girard( visu )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and French and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Thirty-two vignettes, spanning pianist Glenn Gould's life from age four until his death at fifty, give an impressionistic depiction of his life
The saddest music in the world by Guy Maddin( visu )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Isabella Rossellini stars as a Depression-era beer baroness who sponsors a contest to find the world's saddest tune in this dark comedy
Hobo with a shotgun by Rutger Hauer( visu )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 432 libraries worldwide
"A hobo jumps from a freight car hoping for a fresh start in a new city. Instead, he finds himself trapped in an urban hell. This is a world where criminals rule the streets and Drake, the city's crime boss, reigns supreme alongside his sadistic murderous sons, Slick & Ivan. ... [The hobo] realizes the only way to make a different in this town is with ... [a] gun in his hand"--Container
Our Man in Tehran ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
The film explores the real story behind the Oscar-winning film Argo. In this gripping documentary, the story of the Canadian Caper is told by the man who knows it best, Ken Taylor, Canada's former ambassador to Iran, who hid the six Americans and obtained the counterfeit documents that allowed them to make their dramatic escape from Tehran
Hyena Road by Paul Gross( visu )
4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
A taut war action film about Canadian troops in Afghanistan as seen through the eyes of three very different men: A sniper who has never allowed himself to think of his targets as human and becomes implicated in the life of one; an intelligence officer who has never contemplated killing and becomes the engine of a plot to kill; and a legendary Mujahideen warrior who had put war behind him and is now the center of the battle zone. All stand at the intersection of a murky world of modern warfare and fluid morality
Last night by Don McKellar( visu )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 286 libraries worldwide
At the stroke of midnight, the world is going to end. With time running out, a crazy group of big city dwellers is determined to go out with a bang
Passchendaele by Paul Gross( visu )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and French and held by 281 libraries worldwide
When Sergeant Michael Dunne is wounded in battle during World War I, he is sent home to Calgary, Aberta. While recovering from his injuries, he becomes enamored with Sarah Mann, a beautiful young nurse. Sarah's brother, David, desperately wants to follow in Michael's heroic footsteps in order to impress his girlfriend's father, but he is not able to enlist because of his asthma. When strings are pulled and David is allowed to join the ranks, Michael finds himself fighting for the safety of the young man, for the heart of his true love, and for his own survival
Antiviral by Brandon Cronenberg( visu )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Celebrity obsession has reached an all-time high, with the public now clamoring to be infected with the same diseases their idols carry. At the Lucas Clinic, Syd March sells injections of live viruses to those fans who can afford it. But Syd also has a black market trade in illness, selling viruses smuggled in his own body to piracy groups. After super sensation Hannah Geist reveals a new disease she carries, Syd is quick to capitalize on the opportunity and inject himself with some of Hannah's blood. When Hannah dies a few days later, Syd suddenly becomes the target of rival clinics and collectors
Inspired by Bach by Johann Sebastian Bach( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Presents cellist Yo-Yo Ma in artistic collaborations with Kabuki actor Tamasaburro Bando, garden designer Julie Moir Messervy, choreographer Mark Morris, ice dancers Jayne Torvil and Christopher Dean, and filmmaker Atom Egoyan, each involving Bach's six Cello Suites. Also includes a 3-D animation of Giovanni Battista Piranesi's "carceri" (prison) etchings set to Bach's Cello Suite no. 2
Eugene O'Neill's long day's journey into night ( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
This critically acclaimed production of Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical drama of a morphine-addicted mother and her tragic family unfolds over the course of a single day as the Tyrone family unflinchingly confronts its oldest, most haunting secrets. At the center of that maelstrom of blame, anger, and self-deception are moments of incredible compassion, pity, and love--and, behind it all, the profound tragedy that binds the family together. This classic translates to the screen with luminous warmth, resulting in a production that ranks high among screen adaptations of major stage works
Zoom ( visu )
5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
A multi-dimensional interface between a comic book artist, a novelist, and a film director. Each lives in a separate reality but authors a story about one of the others
The war symphonies : Shostakovich against Stalin by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
A look at the Stalinist purges and the musical response Dmitri Shostakovich made through his symphonies Four to Nine, which he called "tombstones."
Gunless = Désarmé by Paul Gross( visu )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Lorsque le Kid du Montana, un roi de la gâchette notoire, débarque dans le tout petit village canadien de Barclay's Brush, la vie de ses 17 habitants est sur le point de devenir trépidante. À peine arrivé, le Kid s'embarque dans une fâcheuse altercation contre Jack, le maréchal ferrant revêche. Dans un esprit de bonne vielle justice sommaire, il le provoque alors en duel. Mais dans un lieu si peu habitué à ce genre de confrontations et dépourvu du moindre pistolet en état de marche, il va s'avérer difficile de se plier aux codes du Far West Américain
Clean by Olivier Assayas( visu )
23 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Emily is put into prison for possession of drugs when Lee, her husband, was found dead of an overdose in a motel room. When she is released, she decides to start over in Paris. The one thing to which she still feels a sense of attachment is her son, Jay, who is growing up with Lee's parents, Albrecht and Rosemary. If Emily ever hopes to see Jay again, she has to find a job and get off Methadone. One day, Rosemary is very ill and Albrecht knows he will not be able to raise Jay alone. He takes a step towards Emily. But does Emily have what it takes to be a good mother? And does Jay want a mother like Emily?
Childstar ( visu )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Language and some sexual content
 
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Alternative Names
Ficham, Niv
Ficham, Niv 1958-
Niv Fichman
Niv Fichman Canadian film director and producer
Niv Fichman filmproducent uit Israël
Нив Фичман
نیو فیخمان
ニヴ・フィッチマン
Languages
English (237)
French (27)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (3)
Spanish (3)
German (1)
Turkish (1)
Catalan (1)
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