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Wega Film (Firm)

Overview
Works: 54 works in 133 publications in 4 languages and 5,352 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Interviews  Fiction  Love stories 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Wega Film (Firm)
Publications by Wega Film (Firm)
Most widely held works by Wega Film (Firm)
Amour by Michael Haneke( visu )
6 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 1,291 libraries worldwide
"Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harrowingly steep physical and mental decline as Georges attempts to care for her at home as she wishes"--IMDb
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Georges, who hosts a TV literary review, receives packages containing videos of himself with his family -- shot secretly from the street -- and alarming drawings whose meaning is obscure. He has no idea who may be sending them. Gradually, the footage on the tapes becomes more personal, suggesting that the sender has known Georges for some time. Georges feels a sense of menace hanging over him and his family but, as no direct threat has been made, the police refuse to help
Funny games by Michael Haneke( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in German and English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
When Anna, George and their son Schorschi arrive at their lakeside villa for a week's holiday, their idyll doesn't last long. While father and son sail the lake in their yacht, Anna is asked by a neighbour's houseguests for a handful of eggs. But the neat, educated appearance of these young men betrays their sinister intentions, and Anna starts to realise they play games. Cat-and-mouse games. Hidden director Michael Haneke's harrowing vision of emotional terror and psychopathic violence is one of the most chilling ever made-a thriller that will take you beyond terror, beyond suspense, beyond evil
La Pianiste by Michael Haneke( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in French and held by 369 libraries worldwide
The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
La pianiste The piano teacher ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Erika is a loner. A middle aged piano teacher of some repute, she is unmarried, living with her mother in a small apartment in Vienna, her days an unending round of conservatory students, rehearsals, and dinner in front of the television. Her sex life consists of visits to sex shops and voyeurism. When she becomes involved with a student who has become infatuated with her, she tries to share her obsessions with him--with tragic results
Das Schloss The castle ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 242 libraries worldwide
K. arrives at an isolated village to take up his position as a land surveyor for officials at the Castle. No one will confirm or deny his appointment, and his attempts to approach and appeal to Castle officials are met with indifference, obstinacy, and bureaucratic red tape. K. has status but no position, two dolts for assistants, the forlorn barmaid Frieda as a fiancée, and arguments with everyone. An icy blizzard blows unendingly, immeasurable time passes, and K. trudges repeatedly back and forth, waiting for the smallest scrap of information or news from the Castle, that they have need of him, or at least recognition of his existence
Der siebente Kontinent The seventh continent by Michael Haneke( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in German and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Georg and his wife Anna realize how monotonous and isolated their lives are when their daughter Eva, in a desperate attempt to get attention, suddenly pretends to be blind. The family decides to break with their routine and plans to emigrate to Australia. This film is a stark look at lives severed from feelings
Benny's video by Michael Haneke( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in German and held by 220 libraries worldwide
A 14-year-old video enthusiast is so caught up in film fantasy that he can no longer relate to the real world, to such an extent that he commits murder and records an on-camera confession for his parents
71 Fragmente einer Chronologie des Zufalls by Michael Haneke( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 201 libraries worldwide
71 scenes revolving around a recent immigrant, a couple that has just adopted a daughter, a college student and a lonely old man
Le temps du loup Time of the wolf by Michael Haneke( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 179 libraries worldwide
"An extremely timely and prescient piece of social commentary, Time of the Wolf follows a family's difficult journey immediately after an unknown apocalyptic event. Haneke never tells us what happened, or where, or when, but instead puts us directly into the terrifying aftermath, with all of its confusion, uncertainty, and danger. As all social laws and codes are suddenly overturned, Heneke asks us to find our own way through. Time of the Wolf is Haneke's most intense film, and also his most hopeful."--Container
My mother's courage by Michael Verhoeven( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Elsa is an outgoing woman who tackles her daily tasks cheerfully. Even when she is arrested for deportation, her unquestioning cooperation and inability to consider a montrously horrific reality demonstrate how millions of people were manipulated to their doom. Equally obedient, the German officers have their orders to follow. The true account of the deportation of over 4,000 Jews to Auschwitz in July of 1944, and how one mother's simple act of quiet defiance evaded deportation to Auschwitz - and certain death
When Santa fell to Earth ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
With two weeks left until Christmas, the last thing Ben and Charlotte expected is for Santa to crash-land his sleigh in their town! Santa has just escaped the villainous Gerold Geronimous Goblynch, recently named the new head of the Great Christmas Council. Goblynch's wicked ways have broken Christmas Land's joyous spirit, and he's threatened to turn Santa to ice and banish him from Christmas Land forever!
Das weisse Band eine deutsche Kindergeschichte ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 113 libraries worldwide
In Pre-World War I Germany, strange events, accidents, and deaths occur that lead the schoolteacher to discover that the children of the town may be guilty of the crimes
Das weisse Band eine deutsche Kindergeschichte ( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
In a north German village prior to the outbreak of World War I, strange events, accidents, and deaths are occurring. The village people are beside themselves with worry and can't figure out what to do. After the school teacher starts to unravel the mystery, he discovers that the children of the town may be guilty of the crimes and have formed a secret society that the local pastor's daughter appears to be the leader of
König der Diebe by Ivan Fila( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Two amateur circus kids from a poor Ukrainian village, ten-year-old Barbu and his sister Mimma, are sold to a circus artist called Caruso who promises them a career in the West. Caruso smuggles them to Berlin and separates them from each other. Mimma is sold to prostitution, while Barbu is taught to snatch purses together with an older Albanian boy Marcel. Barbu finds out about Mimma's fate and decides to free her from the brothel
71 fragments of a chronology of chance ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in German and held by 41 libraries worldwide
"A meticulous depiction of the numbing and normalizing effects of television."--Container
The piano teacher by Michael Haneke( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
To Meteoro vima tou pelargou ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 29 libraries worldwide
On the Greek border a steady stream of refugees flows on a perpetual basis. Reporter Gregory Karr believes that he's spotted a familiar face among the anonymous throngs. It is a politician who has long been missing and assumed dead
The Piano teacher La pianiste ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
Die Klavierspielerin by Elfriede Jelinek( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in German and French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
 
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