WorldCat Identities

Davies, Terence 1945-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 471 publications in 7 languages and 7,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Romance films  Coming-of-age films  Documentary films  War films  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Adapter, Restager , fmd, Interviewee, Performer, Film editor, Other, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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The deep blue sea by Terence Davies( Visual )

43 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set around 1950, a passionate woman trapped in a passionless marriage meets a troubled former Royal Air Force pilot; their attraction is irresistable, yet a particularly British coldness strands them on separate islands
A quiet passion( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of poet Emily Dickinson, whose genius, wit, intellectual independence, and pathos only came to be recognized after her death
The house of mirth by Terence Davies( Visual )

56 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York high society comes to life in the heart breaking story of Lily Bart, a renowned beauty of exquisite charm who seeks a wealthy husband but winds up disgraced and discarded
Sunset song by Terence Davies( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided between her love of the land and the harshness of farming life, Chris Guthrie finally chooses to stay in the rural community of her childhood. But the First World War and the subsequent economic changes have a deep impact on her life
The long day closes by Terence Davies( Visual )

54 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of eleven-year-old Bud, a sad and lonely boy who struggles through his days. With cinema as his main source of solace, he haunts the local movie-house. All the while, his family looms large in our peripheral vision as do the menacing bullies of his school
Of time and the city by Terence Davies( Visual )

36 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terence Davies lifts viewers up into the world of fantasy and collective emotion as he presents popular and classical music, voices, radio clips, and a powerful poignant voiceover of his birthplace Liverpool. Includes themes such as Catholicism, homosexuality, violence, death, loss, the glory of cinema, outsiderness, and childhood
Terence Davies by Wendy E Everett( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modest pageant : Children, Madonna and child, Death and transfiguration, Distant voices, Still lives and the long day closes : six screenplays with an introduction by Terence Davies( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The neon bible by Terence Davies( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensitive young Southerner and his emotionally fragile mother derive strength from flamboyant Aunt Mae, who wants to be a country singer in Nashville
The Terence Davies trilogy : Children ; Madonna and child ; Death and transfiguration by Terence Davies( Visual )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In stark black and white, Davies excavates the life of his fictional alter-ego, Robert Tucker, in a narrative that slips like a shuffled pack of cards between childhood, middle age, and death, shaping the raw materials of his own life into a rich tapestry of experience and impressions" (container)
The house of mirth ; Les misérables( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of mirth: The glittering yet treacherous world of New York High Society comes to life in the heartbreaking story of Lily Bart, a renowned beauty of exquisite charm who seeks a wealthy husband but winds up disgraced and discarded
Children ; Madonna and child ; Death and transfiguration( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy about a gay man whose sexuality is at odds with his Roman Catholic upbringing and faith. Children delves into his childhood, which was punctuated by both domestic and social violence, in that his father was both sick and violent, that he was being bullied at school, and the effect all that had on him in adulthood, ending with the death of his father; Madonna and child shows him in middle age, a conscientious worker who is devoted to his mother, and how his sexuality and faith, as well as his public and private lives, are at odds with one another; Death and transfiguration is a summary of his life, with flashbacks to his childhood and young manhood, culminating in his acceptance of his mortality as he lies dying in a hospital
Hallelujah now by Terence Davies( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terence Davies collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Considered by many to be Britain's most gifted and remarkable filmmaker, Terence Davies' visually stunning, intensely personal films have impressed audiences the world over and seen him proclaimed by critics as one of contemporary cinema's true poets."
Voci lontane = Distant voices( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un bambino e la sua famiglia a Liverpool, prima, durante e dopo la guerra: nascite e morti, momenti allegri (pochi) e tragici (specie per colpa del padre violento), tutti rievocati attraverso i percorsi frammentati della memoria. (Mereghetti)
El Largo día acaba by Terence Davies( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liverpool, 1956. Bud es un muchacho de doce años, sensible, tímido e introvertido, perteneciente a una familia de clase trabajadora. La estrecha relación que mantiene con su madre y, especialmente, su pasión por el cine, le ayudan a enfrentar el ambiente reprimido y opresor con el que tiene que convivir cada día en el colegio
La Casa de la alegría( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily Bart es una conocida belleza que hace furor entre la alta sociedad, pero en su punto álgido de éxito se da cuenta de la precariedad de su posición cuando sus encantos empiezan a atraer intereses y envidias no deseados. Indecisa entre los impulsos de sus sentimientos y lo que le dicta la razón, Lily siempre hace lo que debe en los peores momentos. La búsqueda de un marido rico que cumpla con las expectativas sociales, no sólo le hará perder la posibilidad de un amor verdadero con Lawrence Selden, sino que le llevará a ser acusada falsamente de mantener una relación con un hombre casado. El escándalo hará que sus amigos y la sociedad la repudien
Majestic collection. Jane Eyre ; The house of mirth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre: A Franco Zeffirelli version of the Bronte classic starring Academy Award Winning Actor William Hurt. Jane Eyre is a poor orphan who grows up to become governess at Thornfield Hall, the home of the enigmatic Mr Rochester. Although Rochester is initially gruff and dismissive towards Jane, a warmth develops between them
 
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The house of mirth
Alternative Names
Davies, Terence

Terence Davies britischer Filmregisseur

Terence Davies Brits filmregisseur

Terence Davies brytyjski reżyser filmowy

Terence Davies cinéaste

Terence Davies réalisateur britannique

Terence Davies regista e sceneggiatore inglese

Теренс Дэвис

ترنس دیویس فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان بریتانیایی

데이비스, 테렌스 1945-

テレンス・デイヴィス

特伦斯·戴维斯

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Terence DaviesA modest pageant : Children, Madonna and child, Death and transfiguration, Distant voices, Still lives and the long day closes : six screenplays with an introductionThe neon bibleThe house of mirth ; Les misérablesTerence DaviesThrough a Catholic lens : religious perspectives of nineteen film directors from around the world