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Borowiec, Piotr (1963- ).

Overview
Works: 205 works in 227 publications in 6 languages and 236 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Dark comedy films  Musical films  Film noir  Rock films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Piotr Borowiec
Publications by Piotr Borowiec
Most widely held works by Piotr Borowiec
Lost in Translation by Sofia Coppola( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged actor and the wife of a photographer meet while on business in Tokyo. They strike up an unusual friendship in the hotel bar that helps them both overcome boredom and loneliness. Directed and screenplay by Sofia Coppola
The Tudors by Gary Howsam( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A look at the early life of King Henry VIII, beginning after his assumption of the British throne at the age of 19
Coco avant Chanel = Coco before Chanel by Anne Fontaine( visu )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Years after being abandoned at an orphanage by her father, Gabrielle Chanel finds a job in a tailor shop where she meets, and soon begins an affair with French millionaire Etienne Balsan. Through Baron Balsan she is introduced into French society and given the opportunity to design her own style of hats. Though her career takes off, her personal life becomes more complicated when she falls in love with Balsan's former best friend Arthur Capel
Next by Lee Tamahori( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which totments him. He can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government and medical establishment in his power, he lies low in Vegas under an assumed name. There, he performs cheap tricks and lives off small-time gambling "winnings." But when a terrorist group threatens to detonate a nuclear device in Los Angeles, government agent Callie Ferris must use all her wiles to captukre Cris and convince him to help her stop the cataclysm
Frank Miller's Sin City by Frank Miller( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Welcome to Sin City, the town that beckons to the tough, the corrupt, and the brokenhearted. A universe of unlikely and reluctant heroes still try to do the right thing in a city that refuses to care
21 grams by Alejandro González Iñárritu( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Fate brought them together, now vengeance will tear them apart. A violent car accident unexpectedly throws together the lives of a college professor, an ex-con and a young mother with a reckless past. The crossing of their paths takes them through the heights of love, the depths of revenge and the promise of redemption
Warszawa w skrócie : przewodnik ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Polish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Meduzot = Jellyfish by Etgar Keret( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 2 libraries worldwide
While Batya, a struggling waitress, cares for a mysterious child that appeared to her out of the sea. Newlywed Keren nurses a broken leg and a ruined honeymoon. Filipino migrant worker Joy tries to support her son back home. A reflection on making connections and confronting destiny in a deconstructed urban landscape
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before!
Les choristes by Christophe Barratier( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
An inspirational story in the rich tradition of Music Of The Heart and Mr. Holland's Opus, THE CHORUS has moved critics everywhere to declare it one of the year's very best films! When he takes a job teaching music at a school for troubled boys, Cl?ment Mathieu is unprepared for its harsh discipline and depressing atmosphere. But with passion and unconventional teaching methods, he's able to spark his students' interest in music and bring them a newfound joy!
Analyze that by Harold Ramis( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Fearful of his emotional stability, prison officials release Paul Vitti into the custody of his psychiatrist, Dr. Ben Sobel, who becomes even more exasperated when he learns Vitti will be moving into his home. As Sobel tries to get to the root of Vitti's real problems, he tries to help Vitti find a straight job. And adding to all this confusion, several members of Vitti's old crew are after him, who are determined to see that he doesn't pass along any incriminating information
Far from Heaven by Todd Haynes( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Cathy is the perfect 50s housewife, living the perfect 50s life: healthy kids, successful husband, social prominence. Then one night she surprises her husband Frank having sex with another man, and her tidy world starts spinning out of control. In her confusion and grief, she finds consolation in the friendship of their African-American gardener, Raymond--a socially taboo relationship that leads to the further disintegration of life as she knew it
Sukkar banāt = Caramel by Nadine Labaki( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Arabic and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Just like the name suggests, Caramel lets you discover the sweetness of life. It tells the tale of five female friends with an appetite for life and a taste for love. Centred around aBeirut beauty salon owned by thirty-something Layale (Nadine Labaki), this colourful and sensual microcosm is where several generations of women come into contact, talk and confide in each other
Grease by Randal Kleiser( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Musical concerning the romance between a teen-age gang-leader and his naive girlfriend, set in the 1950's
Drowning by numbers by Peter Greenaway( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Three women who have the same name methodically rid themselves of unwanted husbands
Offret Ofiarowanie ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Swedish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Frida by Julie Taymor( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera
Finding Neverland by Marc Forster( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
London, 1903: four lads, three women, and J.M. Barrie in the year he writes "Peter Pan." After one of his plays flops, Barrie meets four boys and their widowed mother in the park. During the next months, the child-like Barrie plays with the boys daily, and their imaginative games give him ideas for a play. Simultaneously, a friendship deepens with Sylvia, the lads' mother, to the chagrin of his wife Mary, with whom he spends little time (separate bedrooms), the widow's mother, and high society, which gossips about his attraction to the widow and to her sons. As Sylvia's health worsens, Barrie's ties to the boys strengthen and he must find a way to take his muse to Neverland
Birdman, or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) by Alejandro González Iñárritu( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A black comedy story of an actor famous for portraying an iconic superhero as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself
Family Tree ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Anything worth having is wroth fighting for becomes the motto of a rural town when a new factory threatens the very roots of its heritage
 
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Languages
English (29)
French (5)
Polish (3)
Swedish (2)
Arabic (2)
Hebrew (1)
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