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Seidelman, Susan

Overview
Works: 90 works in 320 publications in 7 languages and 4,174 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Sports films  Made-for-TV movies  History  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Scenarist, Restager, Film editor, Actor, Composer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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Desperately seeking Susan by Susan Seidelman( visu )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 579 libraries worldwide
A bored New Jersey housewife who fantasizes about the ads in the personal section of the newspaper want ads shows up at a rendezvous between two lovers. She gets bumped on the head, which leads to a case of amnesia and opens the door to intrigue and love
Boynton Beach Club ( visu )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Lois, Harry, Marilyn, Sandy and Jack live in an "Active Adult" community in Boynton Beach, Florida. Their lives intersect when they meet at a local Bereavement Club where they go to find the emotional support needed after losing a loved one. New love and romance do not end at retirement, but can bloom long after. These five do not see themselves as becoming old, and these residents of Boynton Beach aren't about to start. Sometimes we all need a little reminder that life is worth living and sharing
The Hot Flashes by Brooke Shields( visu )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 305 libraries worldwide
An unlikely basketball team of unappreciated middle-aged Texas women, all former high school champs, challenge the high school girls' state champs to a series of games to raise money for breast cancer prevention
Gaudi afternoon ( visu )
8 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Alone in a foreign city, Cassandra must solve a family's darkest, deepest secrets before she can confront her own past
She-devil by Meryl Streep( visu )
26 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 166 libraries worldwide
A dumpy housewife with an ambitious husband seeks revenge when her husband runs off with a gorgeous romance novelist. The housewife makes a list of her departed hubby's most important assets and sets out to destroy them one by one!
Smithereens by Susan Seidelman( visu )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Despite the fact that she can not write songs, play an instrument, or sing, Wren comes to New York to start a musical group. She frequents seedy punk and new wave clubs and throws herself at any stranger with a guitar hoping to break into rock stardom
Chambre 666 Cannes May '82 by Wim Wenders( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Wenders asks a number of film directors from around the world to, in a room alone with camera and sound recorder, answer a simple question: "What is the future of cinema?"
Making Mr. Right by Susan Seidelman( visu )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Dr. Jeff Peters is a clumsy, cranky genius who creates a life-like robot Ulysses. Peters hires Frankie Stone to socialize the machine
Romantic comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Program explores romantic comedy films which often indirectly reveal truths about the battle of the sexes. Explores both sides of American romantic comedy, the surface humor and its roots in questions of gender and sexuality, Includes interviews with directors, screenwriters and scholars
Cookie by Susan Seidelman( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Dino Capisco has just finished thirteen years in prison. Dino wants to get out of jail, settle some old scores, and make up for lost time with his daughter, Cookie. Dino decides that the best way to get to know Cookie is to hire her as his chauffeur. With her ears attuned to the conspiracies floating around Dino, she quickly discovers that her father's old crony has been swindling him and that Dino's life is in jeopardy
Calling the shots ( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
A feature-length documentary focusing on the accomplishments of women in front of and behind the camera -- contemporary women who are directing feature films throughout the world today. Employing film clips and candid interviews with contemporary directors, producers, screenwriters and actresses, Calling the Shots shows the diversity of films being made by women today, the power structure of the industry and the women who hold such power. The film not only addresses and explores the unique contribution of women to film, but illuminates the personal side of these women's accomplishments
Stella ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Contains a comedy troupe that's highbrow, lowbrow, and every brow in between. Whether they are tramps looking for a hot meal or office party crashers, the boys do it all with a twinkle in their eye and a song in their heart
A cooler climate ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
"Iris is broke after her divorce and takes a job working as a housekeeper for a wealthy woman named Paula. When Paula and her husband separate, an unlikely friendship blossoms between the women."--Internet Movie Database
Desperately seeking Susan Something wild ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Something wild: A staid, respectful Wall Street tax consultant embarks on a crazy, erotic, wild, but ultimately dangerous, weekend
De ranch ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Just outside Reno lies a paradise that caters to a gentleman's every wish. Under the protective eyes of their "manager", the girls of the Ranch ply their trade in an almost idyllic and carefree world. But when a newcomer arrives, she brings more heat than this female oasis can handle. She has a dark secret that could jeopardize not only her life, but also the livelihoods of all the working girls at the Ranch
Power and beauty ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The story of Judith Exner who says she had an affair with President John F. Kennedy, and how conspiracy theories have been fueled that Kennedy's death might have been a mob hit because of her relationship with a Mafia boss
Directors on directing Martha Cooledge & Donna Deitch by Ally Acker( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Interviews with Susan Seidelman and Amy Heckerling along with clips from some of their films. Includes interview material with Barbra Streisand
Tales of erotica ( visu )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The Dutch master features a woman who escapes into a living painting to fufil her secret desires. The insatiable Mrs. Kirsch features a beautiful woman who is followed by a stranger who is lured into her world by the noises he hears coming from her chamber. Vroom, vroom, vroom is a fantasy that takes you on a road trip to ecstasy. Wet features a hot tub salesman who is seduced by a beautiful woman in a hot tub
First works ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A collection of uncensored interviews with today's most successful filmmakers. This video includes rare footage from their award-winning student films, clips from blockbuster hits, interviews that reveal how past tragedies and triumphs shape their work, and thoughts on the industry in general
 
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Alternative Names
Siedelman, Susan 1952-
Susan Seidelman Amerikaans acteur
Susan Seidelman Amerikaans actrice
Susan Seidelman réalisateur américain
Susan Seidelman regista statunitense
Susan Seidelman US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Suzan Sajdelman
Зейделман, Сьюзен
Сузан Сајделман
سوزان سایدلمن
スーザン・シーデルマン
苏珊·塞德尔曼
Languages
English (118)
Spanish (9)
German (6)
French (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Danish (1)
Italian (1)
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