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Costa-Gavras 1933-

Works: 243 works in 737 publications in 10 languages and 7,771 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion pictures  Biography  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  War films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Performer, Film editor, Adapter, Composer, Author of dialog, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Z by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A leading opposition MP is murdered at a rally. The police are anxious to establish the event as an accident, but the examining magistrate proves otherwise
Missing by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father and his daughter-in-law search for his missing son after the military coup in Chile
Music box by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this courtroom thriller, Chicago attorney Ann Talbot (Jessica Lange) agrees to defend her Hungarian immigrant father Mike Laszlo (Armin Mueller-Stahl) against accusations of heinous war crimes committed 50 years earlier. As the trial unfolds, Ann probes for evidence that will not only establish his innocence but also lay to rest her own agonizing doubts about his past
La haine Hate by Mathieu Kassovitz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in French and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young, unemployed Frenchmen living in the ghettos surrounding Paris get embroiled in a violent conflict with the local police
Amen by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
43 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German SS Lieutenant covertly collaborates with a young Italian priest in hopes of changing the Vatican's policies toward Germany during WWII, which both believe are exacerbating the Jewish Holocaust
Mad city by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam is a misguided museum guard who loses his job, then tries to get it back at gunpoint. Max is a local TV reporter taken hostage with schoolchildren when Sam locks down the museum. It's a desperate move for Sam, a career move for Max. He's on the inside of a live exclusive. Now he must give Sam's story a heroic spin, keep a cynical network anchor at bay and above all, keep America watching. And as Max pulls the strings, the stakes grow higher, darker, madder
Betrayed by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cathy Weaver, FBI agent, goes undercover to investigate Gary Simmons, a suspect in themurder of a local radio personality. As she becomes romantically interested in Simmons, Weaver uncovers an extremist group armed for murder
Lumière et compagnie Lumière & company ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To commemorate the Centennial of the Lumière Brothers' first motion picture, leading international filmmakers created their own one minute Lumière Film, using the restored original camera
Capital ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and Spanish and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the CEO of France's Phenix Bank collapses on the golf course, Machiavellian young executive Marc Tourneuil is crowned as his replacement. A whirlwind of ruthless ambition, power struggles, greed and deception ensues as Tourneuil's brutal ascent is jeopardized by a hostile takeover attempt from a large American hedge fund led by Dittmar Rigule, erotic distractions from international supermodel Nassim, and adversaries with an agenda for destruction
State of siege by Franco Solinas ( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
State of siege by Franco Solinas ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and French and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the political kidnapping and murder of a U.S. official in Latin America
Le couperet by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Après quinze ans de loyaux services en tant que cadre très supérieur dans une usine de papier, Bruno D. se fait licencier avec quelques centaines de ses collègues pour cause de délocalisation. Trois années passent sans qu'il ne trouve un nouvel emploi. Il est maintenant prêt à tout pour retrouver un poste à son niveau, même passer à l'offensive
Rêver chacun pour l'autre : sur la politique culturelle by Catherine Clément ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
État de siège ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A political thriller, based on fact, this highly controversial film is about the kidnapping and murder of an American "adviser" in Uruguay that is used as a pretext for clamping down on civil liberties. The film is an indictment of American clandestine activities in Central and South America
Hanna K by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a woman attorney's tumultuous relationships with her sullen client, an accused Palestinian terrorist, her fiery lover and her new homeland of Israel
État de siège by Franco Solinas ( Book )
5 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eden a l'ouest Eden is west ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in French and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"...A playful fairy tale about the hardships suffered by illegal immigrants, and the magical nature of a world in which every experience is full of both promise and threat"-- Container
Mon colonel by Laurent Herbiet ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From the mysterious murder of Colonel Duplan, the story of Guy Rossi, who served under Duplan's command during Algeria's war of independence in 1956. From Rossi's diary, which was anonymously delivered to the French Minister of Defence, there starts an investigation on the young man, who was officially declared 'missing in action' at the time. This subsequently brings to light crimes and atrocities committed in Algeria during those years, which were marked by the torture of Arab prisoners and terrorist attacks against the French"--Cineuropa web site
L'aveu by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in French and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A faithful Czech cabinet minister is imprisoned and tortured until he confesses to treason. Based on the true story of Czechoslovakian communist Artur London
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Costa-Gavras 1933-
Costa-Gavras, Constantin 1933-
Gavras, Constantin.
Gavras Constantin 1933-....
Gavras, Constantin C.- 1933-
Gavras, Constantin Costa 1933-
Gavras, Constantine 1933-
Gavras, Constantinos.
Gavras, Costa.
Gavras Costa 1933-....
Gavras, Konstandinos
Gavras, Konstantinos.
Gavras Konstantinos 1933-....
Gavras, Konstantinov 1933-
Gavras, Kōstas.
Gavras, Kō̄stas 1933-