WorldCat Identities

Nielsen, Asta 1881-1972

Overview
Works: 173 works in 398 publications in 4 languages and 2,494 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Street films  Expressionist films  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Contributor, Illustrator, Other, pmn, Costume designer, Collector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Asta Nielsen
 
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Most widely held works by Asta Nielsen
The joyless street by G. W Pabst( Visual )

34 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, post-World-War-1 Vienna
Die freudlose Gasse by G. W Pabst( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in German and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, post-World-War-I Vienna
Die schweigende Muse by Asta Nielsen( Book )

37 editions published between 1945 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vier Filme mit Asta Nielsen Four films with Asta Nielsen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ce double DVD montre la virtuosité de la muse du cinéma muet Asta Nielsen: Elle lutte pour le droit de vote des femmes an Angleterre (Die Suffragette) et elle spécule avec succès en bourse (Die Börsenkönigin). Dans les comédies Das Eskimobaby et Das Liebes-ABC et, elle incarne une femme eskimo et une jouvencelle déguisée en homme"--[trigon-film.org]
Hamlet & Die Filmprimadonna by Asta Nielsen( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asta Nielsen : ihr Leben in Fotodokumenten, Selbstzeugnissen und zeitgenössischen Betrachtungen by Renate Seydel( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asta Nielsen by Asta Nielsen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in Danish and Multiple languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mod Lyset: When a countess is attracted to a preacher, he refuses to have anything to do with her until she has a religious conversion
Hamlet : ein rachedrama( Visual )

8 editions published between 1920 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Hamlet remains one of the least known partly because the title role is played by a woman and the plot also borrows from Danish legends and a German play. For reasons of state the heiress to the throne has been brought up as a boy, and she has conceived a hopeless passion for Horatio. Dying she gets the longed-for kiss from him, as his wandering hand encounters a breast. "Death reveals thy tragic secret!"
Hamlet by Svend Gade( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Asta Nielsen, born in Denmark in 1881, was the first diva of European silent film. In the still incomplete Die Filmprimadonna she plays the role of a star fighting for increased influence on the entire production process."--Container
Film-Photos wie noch nie by Edmund Bucher( Book )

7 editions published between 1929 and 1978 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vier Filme mit Asta Nielsen = Four films with Asta Nielsen = Quatre films avec Asta Nielsen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This 2-disc DVD set shows the versatility of silent diva Asta Nielsen: She fights for women's rights in Die Suffragette, speculates successfully at the stock market in Die Bö̈rsenkönigin, and shows off as an adolescent woman in male attire and as an Eskimo woman in the comedies Das Liebes-ABC and Das Eskimobaby."--Container
Triple feature drama classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The extra girl: A young woman attempts to become a movie star, startling the Hollywood elite, and recovering stolen money from a notorious criminal in the process
Liebe mit Achtzig : Asta Nielsen, Christian Theede : Briefe by Asta Nielsen( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Joyless Street by G. W Pabst( Visual )

14 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the desperate lives of people inhabiting a single street in bleak, post-World War I Vienna. Asta Nielsen plays a desperate woman forced into prostitution to provide for her family. Also stars Warner Krauss and a young Greta Garbo in her last role before coming to the U.S
Die freudlose Gasse = Viennese love by Hugo Bettauer( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel set in Weimar Germany during its economic collapse. Due to the bleak picture that he paints of German lives, Bettauer was shot and killed soon after its publication by a right-wing extremist who disagreed with his views
Asta Nielsen fortæller : erindringsnoveller og kronikker by Asta Nielsen( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in Danish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asta Nielsen, Rollenbild, Brustbild by Asta Nielsen( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den tiende Muse. Filmen by Asta Nielsen( Book )

6 editions published in 1946 in Danish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twist on Shakespeare's play, this production portrays Hamlet as a woman forcibly raised as a boy in order to provide an heir to the Danish throne
Asta Nielsen, Rollenbild, Hüftbild by Asta Nielsen( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Asta Nielsen actriu danesa

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Asta Nielsen aktorka duńska

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Asta Nielsen Danish actress

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Estil Nielsen

Gad, Asta 1881-1972

Nielsen, Asta Sofie 1881-1972

Nielsen, Asta Sofie Amalie 1881-1972

Nielsen, Asta Sophie Amalie 1881-1972

Аста Нилсен

Аста Нильсен

Аста Нільсен

Аста Нільсэн

Нильсен Аста

Нильсен, Аста 1881-1972

Нильсен, Аста датская актриса немого кино

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آستا نیلسن بازیگر دانمارکی

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アスタ・ニールセン

阿斯泰·妮尔森

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