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Fichman, Niv

Overview
Works: 201 works in 541 publications in 8 languages and 10,170 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Romance films  War films  Anthology films 
Roles: Producer, Director, tlp, Performer, Production personnel, Editor, Creator, Contributor, fmp
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 )
49 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,602 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 )
24 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 906 libraries worldwide
"A plague of blindness strikes and threatens all of humanity. One woman feigns the illness to share an uncertain fate in quarantine, where society is breaking down as fast as their crumbling surroundings. Let blindness lead you on a journey where the only thing more terrifying than being blind is being the only one who can see"--Container
Enemy by Ralph Mowat( visu )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 888 libraries worldwide
Narra la historia de un hombre, quien descubre viendo una película a un actor que es idéntico a sí mismo. Entonces, inicia la búsqueda del individuo con consecuencias inesperadas
Silk by Chao-Pin Su( visu )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 651 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 )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and French and held by 600 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 )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 556 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
Into the forest by Patricia Rozema( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
After a worldwide power outage, two sisters must work together in order to survive in their increasingly treacherous new world while fighting intruders, disease, loneliness, and starvation
Hobo with a shotgun ( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 422 libraries worldwide
A hobo who rides the rails lands in a bleak and lawless town overrun with crime. After witnessing a series of atrocities, he buys a shotgun, embarking on a mission to clean up the town, with extreme prejudice
Our Man in Tehran ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 350 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 281 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 )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 277 libraries worldwide
As the new millennium approaches, the world is known to be coming to an end. This modest comedy-drama examines how people face their impending doom. Mobs take to the street to party or riot, but some people spend their last hours seeking final fulfillment. Patrick is an architect who plans to meet the end having dinner alone, listening to Mahler. Sandra and Duncan, a married couple, make a suicide pact, but are caught apart and struggle to get together before the end. Craig uses his last hours for sexual conquest, and a fearful woman named Donna strives to find courage. As they cross paths with each other, they change the course of one another's final hours
Passchendaele ( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 265 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 )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 240 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
Eugene O'Neill's long day's journey into night ( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 206 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
Inspired by Bach by Johann Sebastian Bach( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 196 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
The war symphonies : Shostakovich against Stalin ( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 183 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."
Zoom ( visu )
in English and held by 147 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
Clean by Olivier Assayas( visu )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Emily Wang is a woman whose past is riddled with drugs and regrets. As a result, her husband, Lee, is found dead in a desolate motel room in Hamilton, Ontario, and landed Emily with a six-month jail sentence. The only thing that she desires for the future is a loving relationship with her son Jay, who is being cared for by Lee's parents, Albrecht and Rosemary. While Rosemary blames Emily for Lee's death, Albrecht recognizes the importance of the bond between a mother and her son, and tells Emily that the only way she can have a relationship with Jay is to become clean. Emily battles for a place in a world reluctant to forget the woman she was and unwilling to accept her as the woman she longs to be
Gunless = Désarmé by Paul Gross( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 108 libraries worldwide
When American gunslinger The Montana Kid staggers into the Canadian Hamlet of Barclay's Brush, life for the 17 inhabitants is about to get exciting. The Kid gets into an altercation with Jack the town's blacksmith which leads to the Kid calling him out for some some frontier justice. But without a single gun to be found, adhering to the code of the Wild West may prove difficult
Inspired by Bach. falling down stairs ; Sarabande ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Sarabande: "Yo-Yo Ma (playing himself) arrives in Toronto, amidst a certain amount of confusion, to perform in concert and teach a master class. In various time frames, parallel story lines develop involving a dying physician, the young female doctor taking over his practice, the old doctor's real estate agent, her boyfriend, Yo-Yo Ma, and his limosine driver. The characters come into contact with Bach's suite at various times and under different circumstances. All of them experience an emotional transformation, related to the depth of their relationship with the music and each other"--The Egoyan nucleus : web guide to Atom Egoyan
 
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Alternative Names
Ficham, Niv
Ficham, Niv 1958-
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 (184)
French (25)
Multiple languages (4)
Spanish (3)
Italian (3)
German (1)
Turkish (1)
Catalan (1)
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