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Polley, Sarah

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John Adams by Kirk Ellis( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,624 libraries worldwide
While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history
Away from Her by Sarah Polley( visu )
64 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,163 libraries worldwide
Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's 'forgetfulness' actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since this is the nursing home 'no-vistors, ' first 30 days policy of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
Dawn of the dead by Zack Snyder( visu )
40 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors wage a desperate, last-stand battle to stay alive ... and human! The last remaining humans escape to a Milwaukee shopping mall, where they decide that the only way to truly elude the approaching throng of undead is to somehow make their way to an island that is supposedly zombie-free
Stories we tell by Sarah Polley( visu )
42 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
A "genre-twisting film by director Sarah Polley, who investigates the elusive truths of her eclectic family of storytellers as she playfully interrogates a cast of characters who each relate their version of the family mythology. Polley reveals the essence of family as she uncovers the secrets buried deep within-- "--Container
Take this waltz by Sarah Polley( visu )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
Margot is happily married to Lou, a good-natured cookbook author, but when Margot meets Daniel, a handsome artist who lives across the street, their mutual attraction is undeniable
Splice by Vincenzo Natali( visu )
30 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
Two young scientists become superstars by splicing different animal DNA to create fantastical new creatures. Ignoring legal and ethical boundaries, the scientists, who are romantically involved, introduce human DNA into their experiment and risk the dawn of a terrifying new era
Beowulf & Grendel by Gerard Butler( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 893 libraries worldwide
The bloody tale of warrior Beowulf's battle with Grendel, a murderous troll, to save King Hrothgar's kingdom, which was destroyed by the troll and his men
The sweet hereafter by Atom Egoyan( visu )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 878 libraries worldwide
"Following a tragic schoolbus accident, opportunistic lawyer Mitchell Stephens descends upon a small town. With promises of retribution on behalf of the grieving community, Stephens sets to work on a class action lawsuit. But beneath the town's placid surface, he discovers a tangled skein of deceit and forbidden desire that mirrors his own troubled life. Everyone, it seems, has secrets to keep."--Container
The secret life of words by Isabel Coixet( visu )
49 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 842 libraries worldwide
Hannah, a recluse who wears a hearing aid, is forced by her employer to take a vacation. On holiday she finds a job on an oil rig caring for Josef, a burn victim who has temporarily lost his sight. Hannah's job is to care for Josef until he is stable enough to be transferred. There is almost no one on the rig, except a cook, an oceanographer and a few others out at sea. Hannah tends to Josef and he slowly breaks her shell of silence
Mr. Nobody by Jaco van Dormael( visu )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 662 libraries worldwide
The life story of Nemo Nobody, a 118 year-old man who is the last mortal on Earth after the human race has achieved quasi-immortality. On his deathbed, Nemo shares his life story with a reporter and reviews the choices he made along the way. Yet even with his last breath, a pivotal decision awaits to conclude his destiny
Existenz by David Cronenberg( visu )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 651 libraries worldwide
A designer of a virtual reality game is hunted by an assassin intent on killing her and destroying her creation
The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( visu )
34 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 564 libraries worldwide
Baron Munchausen attempts to free a besieged city from the hordes of the Ottoman Empire. Assisting him on his perilous journey is a highly-unusual servant and a feisty little girl named Sally
Don't come knocking by Wim Wenders( visu )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and German and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Howard Spence, a washed-up Western movie star, uses alcohol, drugs, and young women to escape from the pain of his life. One day he suddenly flees the set of his latest Western on horseback and goes to visit his mother in Nevada. She tells him that he might have a grown son in Montana, where he once had a fling with a local waitress. Howard sets out to meet his son with an insurance agent from his abandoned film in pursuit
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and French and held by 529 libraries worldwide
The amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan
The weight of water by Kathryn Bigelow( visu )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 492 libraries worldwide
A century-old double murder haunts Jean, a photographer, who travels to the scene of the crime to investigate. The sole survivor of the murders was a woman whose unhappy marriage mirrors Jean's. Past and present collide and it suddenly becomes clear to Jean who the real killer is
Ramona by Beverly Cleary( visu )
15 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Ramona gets sick in school and has to stay home for a few days
Frances Ha by Noah Baumbach( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Greta Gerwig is radiant as a woman in her late twenties in contemporary New York, trying to sort out her ambitions, her finances, and, above all, her tight but changing bond with her best friend, Sophie (Mickey Sumner). Meticulously directed by Noah Baumbach (Kicking and Screaming) with a free-and-easy vibe reminiscent of the French New Wave's most spirited films, and written by Baumbach and Gerwig with an effortless combination of sweetness and wit, Frances Ha gets at both the frustrations and the joys of being young and unsure of where to go next. This wry and sparkling city romance is a testament to the ongoing vitality of independent American cinema
The claim by Michael Winterbottom( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
"Two thumbs up!"--Ebert & Roeper and The Movies
Go by Doug Liman( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Told from three different views, the story of a group of young Californians who, by becoming involved in drug dealing, embark on a wild, late night ride that won't end until the sun comes up
Babar, the movie ( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Babar tells his children the story of his first days as King of the Elephants
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Polley, Sarah 1979-
Sarah Polley actrice
Sarah Polley attrice e regista canadese
Sarah Polley Canadees acteur
Sarah Polley Canadees actrice
Sarah Polley Canadian actress, film director and screenwriter
Sarah Polley kanadische Schauspielerin, Regisseurin und Drehbuchautorin
Sarah Polley kanadyjska aktorka, reżyserka i scenarzystka filmowa
Полли, Сара
Сара Поллі
Սառա Պոլլի
שרה פולי
سارا پلی فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، خواننده، و کارگردان کانادایی
سارة بيلي
ساره بولى
세라 폴리
폴리, 사라 1979-
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