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Pabst, G. W. (Georg Wilhelm) 1885-1967

Overview
Works: 382 works in 1,075 publications in 7 languages and 8,116 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Author of screenplay, Creator, Film editor, Producer, Dedicatee, Scenarist, dir, Other, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about G. W Pabst
 
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Die Büchse der Pandora Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1929 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the downward spiral of the fiery, brash, yet innocent showgirl Lulu, whose sexual vivacity has a devastating effect on everyone with whom she comes in contact
Die 3groschenoper The threepenny opera ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 704 WorldCat member 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
Büchse der Pandora Pandora's box by G. W Pabst( Visual )
71 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member 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 3 groschen oper The 3 penny opera by Kurt Weill( Visual )
60 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in German and English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lenya plays prostitute Jenny Brown, and Forster is Mack the Knife in this musical fantasy of crime and sex in the Soho underworld of the 1890's
Pandora's box (Lulu) by G. W Pabst( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tagebuch einer Verlorenen Diary of a lost girl ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member 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
The joyless street by G. W Pabst( Visual )
42 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, postwar Vienna
Secrets of a soul a psychoanalytic film ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1926 and 2008 in English and German and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By deciphering dream symbols, a psychoanalyst is able to resolve his patient's unconscious conflicts, curing him
Diary of a lost girl by G. W Pabst( Visual )
37 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member 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
Weisse Hölle vom Piz Palü The white hell of Pitz Palü ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1929 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of the German "mountain film" genre, notable for its impressive photography, about a man who sets out with two companions to conquer an Alpine peak that has already claimed his wife
Westfront 1918 Vier von der Infanterie ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in German and English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German account of life on the Westfront during the first World War
Die freudlose Gasse by G. W Pabst( Visual )
20 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of the inflation-ridden, postwar Vienna
Kameradschaft Comradeship ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
German miners cross the border to come to the assistance of French miners trapped by an explosion. Based on an actual incident
The love of Jeanne Ney [Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney] by G. W Pabst( Visual )
13 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member 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 have a brief interlude of happiness in Paris until her uncle is murdered and the crime pinned on Andreas
The Threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )
36 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Victorian London, Mack the Knife, gentleman and thief, is loved by Jenny, his favorite whore, by Polly Peachum, daughter of the Beggar King and by Lucy, the jailor's daughter. Pabst's satirical treatment of this 19th-century underworld with its pimps, prostitutes and thieves draws comparisons with Germany in the 1920's. (Does not circulate)
Die Liebe der Jeanne Ney ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in English and German and held by 91 WorldCat member 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
Don Quixote ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An impoverished, nearly senile gentleman, mind filled with the many romances of knighthood and chivalry he has read, rides forth into the world, accompanied by his pathetic and groveling servant as squire, to revive the ancient custom of knight-errantry
Adventures of Don Quixote ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member 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'
German expressionism collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secrets of a soul : By deciphering dream symbols, a psychoanalyst is able to resolve his patient's unconscious conflicts, curing him
The 3 penny opera Die 3groschenoper ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member 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
 
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Alternative Names
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Pabst, G. W.
Pabst G. W. 1885-1967
Pabst, Georg W. 1885-1967
Pabst, Georg W. (Georg Wilhelm), 1885-1967.
Pabst, Georg Wilhelm
Pabst, Georg Wilhelm 1885-1967
Pabst, George W.
Pabst, Wilhelm 1885-1967
Languages
English (222)
German (175)
French (28)
Italian (4)
Spanish (2)
Russian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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