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Simpson, Geoffrey

Overview
Works: 56 works in 211 publications in 8 languages and 9,152 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Teen films  Melodrama  Romance films  Musical films 
Roles: Cinematographer, Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Geoffrey Simpson
Publications by Geoffrey Simpson
Most widely held works about Geoffrey Simpson
 
Most widely held works by Geoffrey Simpson
Under the Tuscan sun by Audrey Wells( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,552 libraries worldwide
While on vacation, a just-divorced writer buys a villa in Tuscany on a whim, hoping it will be the start of a change for the better in her life. Along the way she finds that sometimes what seems like a mistake is really a blessing
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( visu )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,873 libraries worldwide
Four girls grow to womanhood in 19th-century New England [Halliwell's]
Last holiday by Queen Latifah( visu )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,490 libraries worldwide
Georgia Byrd is a department store employee who leads a life of frustrated desires. She particularly likes the bashful salesman from the outdoor furnishings department. But when she learns she only has a few weeks left to live, Georgia gathers her money, quits her job, and flies to the swank European resort she's always dreamed of visiting. Naturally, her new carelessness with money and fearless candor lead everyone around her, including a senator and her former boss, to think she's a real mover and shaker
The sessions by Ben Lewin( visu )
7 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
Paralizado y con un pulmón artificial desde su niñez, el poeta y periodista Mark O'Brien ha superado todas las adversidades una y otra vez. Pero ahora, a sus 38 años, se enfrenta a su reto más difícil: perder la virginidad. Con la ayuda de una atractiva terapeuta, un compasivo sacerdote, y su desenfrenado optimismo y sentido del humor, Mark se embarca en un extraordinario viaje personal en el que descubrirá los asombrosos placeres que hacen que la vida valga la pena
Shine by Scott Hicks( visu )
26 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
La historia está basada en la vida de David Helfgott, un niño prodigio a quien la dominación paterna durante su niñez lo conducirá a un colapso nervioso en su juventud. Al ser aceptado en una prestigiada escuela de música en Londres, David logra independizarse de su padre y proseguir libremente sus estudios musicales, pero el rechazo paterno y las presiones profesionales lo harán caer en el abismo de desequilibrio mental. Sólo el amor y la comprensión de una mujer lograrán reintegrarlo a la sociedad para compartir su don con el mundo
Glitter by Mariah Carey( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Billie is a talented young singer struggling to make it big in New York City. With plenty of will and determination, a voice like an angel, and the help of a handsome club DJ, Billie will quickly learn that the roller coaster ride to success is as treacherous as it can be glamorous
Sleeping beauty by Julia Leigh( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Lucy is a university student possessed by radical passivity, letting coin tosses decide random sexual encounters and enduring her menial jobs with patience. After answering an ad for a lingerie waitress, Lucy is secretly initiated into the job of a Sleeping Beauty, for which she is sedated and given in absolute submission to her clients. As this unnerving experience bleeds into her daily life, Lucy develops the courage to break the spell and discover what happens to her while she sleeps
The navigator a medieval odyssey ( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A time-travel adventure that begins in 14th century England, where the dreaded Black Death is wiping out whole cities all over Europe. A group of desperate villagers led by the vision of a young boy, sets off for a remote cave where they hope to find the answer to escaping the plague. They emerge in a bustling 20th century city
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( visu )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Evelyn, una mujer de mediana edad que vive frustrada por su gordura y la incomprensión de su marido, conoce a Ninny, una anciana que vive en un asilo. Ésta le cuenta una historia ocurrida en su pueblo de Alabama. Es el relato de la gran amistad que unía a dos mujeres y el misterioso asesinato del marido de una de ellas
Center stage by Nicholas Hytner( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The artistic director of the American Ballet Company is evaluating a tight-knit group of students as they face the growing pains of their world of dance. Managing their ambitions, romances, and heartbreaks proves to be both invigorating and painful
Romulus, my father by Raimond Gaita( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Basada en las memorias de Raimond Gaita, Romulus my father nos cuenta la historia de cómo Gaita se escapó de su casa en su Yugoslavia natal a la edad de 13 años, llegando a Australia con su joven esposa Christine y su hijo de 4 años poco después del final de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Es una película sobre un hombre compasivo y honesto, que enseñó a su hijo el significado de llevar una vida decente
The war by John Avnet( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 13 libraries worldwide
It's Mississippi, the summer of 1970, and two children are determined to build the ultimate treehouse with their friends, while their father, a newly returned Vietnam vet, has equally high hopes to rebuild his life
Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Oscar is an Anglican priest who gambles discreetly and donates his winnings to help the poor. Lucinda is an Australian businesswoman who boldly defies the rules of 19th-century society. When they meet over an innocent game of cards, their passion for gambling leads them both down a road of romance, chance and fate that changes their lives forever
Paradies die Leidenschaft des Paul Gauguin ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Life by Ted Demme( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Nueva York, 1932. Ray Gibson es un delincuente de poca monta que acaba de colarse en el club Spanky y detecta enseguida a su primera víctima de la noche. El ingenuo Claude Banks, aspirante a contable, ha salido con su novia esa noche y poco sospecha que se ha convertido en el blanco de Ray. La cartera de Claude pasa a manos de Ray, quien cree haber conseguido así el dinero para pagar la deuda de juego que tiene con Spanky. Pero Ray se lleva un chasco porque Claude, que también tiene el vicio del juego, está tan arruinado como él
Green card by Peter Weir( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Obyczajowa opowieść przedstawiona w konwencji komedii romantycznej o spotkaniu dwojga ludzi, którzy najpierw się pobierają, potem poznają, a dopiero później w sobie zakochują
Mr. Wonderful by Anthony Minghella( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Set in New York. A young man begins arranging a marriage for his ex-wife so he can end the alimoney payments which keeps him in debt
Poems from the Sorte Firkant by Geoffrey Simpson( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Black and white by Craig Lahiff( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The controversial case of an Aboriginal man convicted of the rape and murder of a nine-year-old white girl pits a small-town legal aid defender and his partner against the Australian legal establishment
Paradise found ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Dissatisfied with his work as a stockbroker in Paris, Gauguin gives up his lucrative job to further his self-taught painting skills. As his dreams to revolutionize the art world ruin him and his family, he discovers he must travel afar to succeed
 
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Alternative Names
Geoffrey Simpson australischer Kameramann
Geoffrey Simpson ausztrál operatőr
Geoffrey Simpson director of photography uit Australië
Simpson, Geoff
Τζέφρεϊ Σίμπσον
Джеффри Симпсон
Джофри Симпсън
ג'פרי סימפסון
جفری سیمپسون
جيفري سيمبسون
ジェフリー・シンプソン
Languages
English (107)
German (20)
Spanish (19)
Italian (7)
French (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Danish (1)
Swedish (1)
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