Pabst, G. W. (Georg Wilhelm) 1885-1967
Most widely held works about G. W Pabst
Most widely held works by G. W Pabst
Die 3groschenoper The threepenny opera ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 731 libraries worldwide
"Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities"--Container.
Die Büchse der Pandora Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in Multiple languages and German and held by 672 libraries worldwide
The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her.
Büchse der Pandora Pandora's box ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1920 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A masterpiece of the silent era, Pandora's Box is the story of Lulu, a destroyer of men, who is ultimately destroyed by Jack the Ripper. A startling sex tragedy and an unorthodox femme fatale who is the true victim of her own carnality and German upper-class morality.
Pandora's box (Lulu) ( Book )
6 editions published between 1929 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Silent classic film with Louise Brooks playing the tempestuous Lulu who destroys everyone she comes in contact with, eventually turning to prostitution and a fateful meeting with Jack the Ripper.
Tagebuch einer Verlorenen Diary of a lost girl ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1929 and 2001 in English and German and held by 318 libraries worldwide
A pharmacist's daughter seduced by her father's assistant has a child and is banished to a repressive reform school. Escaping, she makes her way penniless to a brothel where she lives for the moment.
Die 3 groschen oper The 3 penny opera ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in German and English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
German film reconstructed in the 1960s, years after the Nazis destroyed the original negative. Combines realism and expressionism for a biting satire of "respectable" society. Set in Victorian London in which both government and underworld are portrayed as amoral and polluted by economic and political chaos. A dashing thief called Mack the Knife gets away with robbery on a daily basis until he marries Polly Peachum, daughter of the king of the beggars. When the outraged king sends a force of crooked cops after Mack, the bandit must run for his life. Favorites from Weill's music score include Moritat, which became the 1957 pop hit Mack the Knife, and Pirate Jenny.
The joyless street ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and German and held by 226 libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of the inflation-ridden, postwar Vienna.
Secrets of a soul a psychoanalytic film ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
By deciphering dream symbols, a psychoanalyst is able to resolve his patient's unconscious conflicts, curing him.
Die 3 Groschen Oper The 3 penny opera ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in German and English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Social satire set in Victorian London in which both government and underworld are portrayed as amoral and polluted by economic and political chaos. Polly Peachum, daughter of the king of the beggars, with the help of Mackie Messer and his gang, opens a bank in the belief that legal thievery is more profitable than larceny. In the end, Polly's father, Mackie, and the corrupt police commissioner become partners in the bank and mainstays of society.
Diary of a lost girl ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in English and German and held by 169 libraries worldwide
A girl escapes from a repressive reform school and is directed to a brothel where she becomes liberated and lives for the moment with radiant physical abandon.
Pandora's box ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1928 and 1993 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Louise Brooks plays Lulu, an effervescent chorus girl who destroys everyone she comes in contact with before she is murdered by Jack the Ripper.
Die freudlose Gasse ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 143 libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, post-World-War-I Vienna.
The white hell of Pitz Palü ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
While enjoying a romantic stay in a remote cabin, Maria and Hans come across the tale of Dr. Krafft, who lost his wife in an avalanche. On the anniversary of her death, Dr. Krafft appears at the cabin and the couple offers to help him in his search.
Pandora's box (Lulu) : a film by G. W Pabst ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in English and French and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The love of Jeanne Ney [Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in German and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Jeanne Ney is the daughter of a French diplomat who is assassinated by Bolsheviks. She falls in love with a young Communist, Andreas and they have a brief interlude of happiness in Paris until her uncle is murdered and the crime pinned on Andreas.
Kameradschaft Comradeship ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in German and English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
German miners cross the border to come to the assistance of French miners trapped by an explosion. Based on an actual incident.
Westfront 1918 Vier von der Infanterie ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in German and held by 88 libraries worldwide
A German account of life on the Westfront during the first World War.
Adventures of Don Quixote ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Multiple languages and English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Don Quixote has read too much on chivalry, and made himself mad. He declares himself a knight, chooses Sancho Panza as his squire and the neighboring farm-girl his 'fair Dulcinea', and sets off on adventures, including the famous 'tilting at windmills'.
The Three-penny opera Dreigroschenoper ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Social satire set in Victorian London where Mackie Messer, presides over an exciting world of thieves, murderers, beggars, prostitutes, and corrupt officials in the Kurt Weill-Bertold Brecht work.
Don Quixote ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and French and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The story of an old Spaniard who transforms himself into a knight-errant and takes up arms in the defense of the weak and oppressed.
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Pabst, G. W.
Pabst, G.W. 1885-1967
Pabst, Georg W. (Georg Wilhelm), 1885-1967
Pabst, Georg Wilhelm, 1885-1967
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Pabst, Wilhelm, 1885-1967
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