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Elmes, Frederick

Works: 89 works in 458 publications in 8 languages and 15,499 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Experimental films  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  History 
Roles: Cinematographer, Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
Publications about Frederick Elmes
Publications by Frederick Elmes
Most widely held works by Frederick Elmes
Hulk by Ang Lee( visu )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,979 libraries worldwide
A scientist performs regeneration experiments on himself, and passes on the genes to his son, Bruce. Now Bruce is performing experiments that expose him to radiation and nanomeds, which combined with his unique genes, unleashes the Hulk
The namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri( visu )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,799 libraries worldwide
The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women
Kinsey by Bill Condon( visu )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,693 libraries worldwide
Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture. Bonus features included
Broken flowers by Jim Jarmusch( visu )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,331 libraries worldwide
Confirmed bachelor Don has just been dumped by his latest lover, Sherry. Don begins to resign himself to being alone and left to his own devices. However, he becomes compelled to reflect on his past when he receives a mysterious pink letter by mail. It is from an anonymous former lover and informs him that he has a 19-year-old son who may be looking for his father. Don is urged to investigate the contents of the letter by his closest friend and neighbor, Winston. Hesitant to travel at all, Don nonetheless embarks on a cross-country trip in search of clues from four former loves. Unannounced, he visits each of these women and finds that they hold new surprises for Don as he confronts his past
Synecdoche, New York by Charlie Kaufman( visu )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Caden Cotard es un dramaturgo excéntrico que vive con la artista Adele Lack y su hija Olivia. Propenso a la neurosos, dudas y una enorme inseguridad, Caden descubre que también sufre de una enfermedad terminal. Al recibir una prestigiosa beca MacArthur, Caden decide usar el dinero para inventar un mastodónico juego como analogía de su propia vida, todo con el fin de dejar un legado de su existencia una vez haya desaparecido para siempre
Olive Kitteridge ( visu )
5 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
The four-part drama that tells the story of a seemingly placid New England town that is actually wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, all told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center. The story spans 25 years and focuses on Olive's relationships with her husband, Henry, the good-hearted and kindly town pharmacist; their son, Christopher, who resents his mother's approach to parenting; and other members of their community
Eraserhead by David Lynch( visu )
41 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 850 libraries worldwide
Dans une ville oppressante, Henry Spencer mène une vie sans histoire. Jusqu'au jour où sa femme Mary met au monde un bébé monstrueux... Ayant nécessité cinq ans de tournage, le premier long métrage de David Lynch (Mulholland Drive, Sailor & Lula, Blue Velvet...) est un film expérimental fascinant extrêmement abouti. Son univers étrange et cauchemardesque, ses décors industriels influencés la ville de Philadelphie et sa bande-son bizarre en font un classique absolu du cinéma fantastique dont chaque visionnage renouvelle l'interprétation
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( visu )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 813 libraries worldwide
A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
The ice storm by Ang Lee( visu )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 778 libraries worldwide
"...the story of two dysfunctional families who learn to cope with nature-- human nature-- in this emotionally charged tale of suburban life in the '70s. When a self-centered husband's relationships with his wife and mistress grow cold, it takes a wife-swapping 'key party' and a freak ice storm to clear the air-- and change their lives forever."-- Back of container
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( visu )
31 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 673 libraries worldwide
A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 649 libraries worldwide
The story of cinematography as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 immortal movies. Traces the evolution and innovations of cinematography beginning in an era when the movie camera was a marvelous invention, and examines how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
Trapped ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 561 libraries worldwide
A couple find their world has been turned upside down when they're taken hostage and held in different cities while their young daughter, who has severe asthma, is kidnapped by the same band of ruthless criminals and held for a large ransom. It seems that the criminals have a foolproof plan. Unable to contact the police, the criminals demand a massive ransom, but if the payment is not arranged in 24 hours, the girl will be killed
Wild at heart by David Lynch( visu )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 491 libraries worldwide
A sa sortie de prison, Sailor ne rêve que de liberté. Il part sur les routes avec sa petite amie, Lula. Sailor et Lula s'aiment follement, ils dansent, ils jouissent, ils vivent. Mais la terrible Mariette, mère de Lula, s'oppose à cette union et s'est jurée de les séparer à tout prix.. Elle convainc son amant, un détective privé, de se lancer à leur poursuite et d'éliminer Sailor. Les amants seront-ils capables de surpasser tous ces obstacles pour rester ensemble ?
Ride with the devil by Ang Lee( visu )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and German and held by 440 libraries worldwide
In 1862, during the Kansas-Missouri border war, Jake and Jack Bull join the Confederate-sympathizing Bushwhackers after Jack's father is killed by marauding members of the abolitionist Jayhawkers. They are aided by unusual ally, Holt, who's fighting for the South despite being a former slave
Valley girl ( visu )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about a 15-year-old San Fernando Valley girl (Foreman) and her unlikely love affair with a leather clad guy from Hollywood (Cage)
Blue velvet by David Lynch( visu )
38 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Clean-cut Jeffrey Beaumont realizes his Mayberry-like hometown is not so normal when he discovers a human ear in a field. His investigation catapults him into an alluring, erotic murder mystery involving a disturbed nightclub singer and a drug-addicted sadist. Soon Jeffrey is led deeper into their depraved existence, to the point of no return. Bonus features included
Storytelling by Todd Solondz( visu )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
A story that makes light of the dark side of human behavior. Discover the truth about sex, lies and race relations in suburban America. Includes a mixture of an emotionally needy college student, a slacker named Scooby and a very dysfunctional family man
A late quartet by Yaron Zilberman( visu )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Het succesvolle strijkkwartet The Fugue staat vlak voor het 25-jarig jubileum wanneer bij de oprichter de ziekte van Parkinson wordt geconstateerd. Zijn vertrek betekent het einde van de bestaande verhoudingen en het begin van veel onderlinge spanningen
Permanent record ( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 75 libraries worldwide
David is a popular high school student who seems to have it all-- right up to the very moment he kills himself. He leaves behind a devasted family, stunned friends, and a lot of unanswered questions. Chris is David's best friend and band mate, who seeks answers to those questions as he struggles to come to terms with what happened, without being able to understand why. Chris finds himself overwhelmed and angered by David's sudden, terrible act
The empty mirror ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
A drama that explores the psychology of Adolf Hitler
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Alternative Names
Elmes, Fred
Elmes, Fred 1946-
Elmes, Fredrick
Elmes, Fredrick 1946-
Frederick Elmes Amerikaans director of photography
Frederick Elmes amerikansk filmfotograf
Frederick Elmes directeur de la photographie américain
Frederick Elmes direttore della fotografia statunitense
Frederick Elmes US-amerikanischer Kameramann
Φρέντερικ Έλμς
Фредерик Элмс
فردریک المز
فريدريك ايلمز
English (239)
German (52)
Spanish (36)
Italian (5)
French (3)
Finnish (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Polish (1)
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