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Schygulla, Hanna 1943-

Works: 557 works in 1,496 publications in 11 languages and 13,277 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Melodrama  Portraits  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Costume designer, Creator, Other, Vocalist, Narrator, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Hanna Schygulla
The Marriage of Maria Braun by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
90 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman, separated from her husband, has a sequence of lovers and strives for material wealth by manipulating others in post-war Germany
Dead again by Kenneth Branagh ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An L.A. detective is perplexed when he is hired to help a beautiful amnesia victim who is tormented by nightmares, which may lie in a past-life connection to a pianist murdered by her husband
Auf der anderen Seite by Fatih Akin ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"À Brême, un vieil immigré turc tue accidentellement une compatriote prostituée qui, contre rémunération, avait accepté de vivre avec lui. Le fils du criminel, professeur d'allemand à l'université de Hambourg, lui tourne alors le dos et se rend en Turquie dans l'espoir de retrouver la fille de la défunte. Or, il ignore que cette dernière, une étudiante appartenant à un groupe activiste armé, a fui son pays et s'est réfugiée en Allemagne, où elle compte revoir sa mère. À Hambourg, la jeune fille sans le sou est secourue par une étudiante allemande qui l'héberge dans la maison de sa mère. Lorsque la jeune Turque est déportée puis emprisonnée pour activités terroristes, sa bienfaitrice, qui en est tombée amoureuse, part pour Istanbul afin de lui venir en aide. Au grand dam de sa mère, qui pressent un drame."--Site web Cinoche
Effi Briest, oder, Viele die eine Ahnung haben von ihren Möglichkeiten und ihren Bedürfnissen und trotzdem das herrschende System in ihrem Kopf akzeptieren durch ihre Taten und es somit festigen und durchaus bestätigen by Theodor Fontane ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a deliberate literary adaptation of Fontane's novel about an inexperienced teenage girl pushed into marriage to discover emotional warmth with a neighbour-seducer. She is something of an index of society's morality
Berlin Alexanderplatz einen film in 13 teilen und einem epilog ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in German and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After spending four years in prison for killing his girlfriend, lumbering man-child Franz Biberkopf is finally released back into society. He wants to stay honest now he has left jail, but it is tough in the Alexanderplatz section of Berlin. After failing to succeed in several 'regular' jobs, he falls in with some old cohorts and an on-again, off-again association with thugs. Post-war society is crumbling, and it appears that nothing will bring it back. Originally made for television, Berlin Alexanderplatz is a prototype for the modern long-form drama, grandfather to Tony and the Sopranos
Katzelmacher by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of an aimless assortment of friends who spend their days outside their Munich apartment smoking cigarettes, drinking coffee and sleeping with each other. Their lives begin to change when a Greek immigrant moves in and begins to evoke reactions of jealousy and violence among the group
The BRD trilogy Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, Lola by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1978 Rainer Werner Fassbinder embarked upon a project to trace the history of postwar Germany in a series of films told through the eyes of 3 remarkable women. The 3 films would garner him the international acclaim for which he had always yearned and place his name foremost in the canon of New German Cinema
Händler der vier Jahreszeiten The merchant of four seasons by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hans, a fruit peddler, watches his unexceptional life disintegrate. Seduced and rejected to the point of a nervous breakdown, Hans drinks himself to death as he toasts his loved ones at the dinner table
Werckmeister harmóniák Werckmeister harmonies ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Hungarian and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a frostbitten, fogbound provincial town lives a young postman, Janos Valushka. One day a traveling circus comes to town, displaying the stuffed body of the largest whale in the world in a corrugated metal trailer. Their arrival in the midst of a terminal frost prompts bizarre rumors which quickly run rife, alluding to a shadowy figure, dubbed the Prince, who supposedly accompanies the circus. Within a short time, the gathering tensions ignite, and an apocalyptic unrest is unleashed, the madness sweeping across the frigid, foggy community, and forever changing Janos' life. Bela Tarr, a Hungarian director more talked about than viewed, twists reality into impressionism in this adaptation from Hungarian writer László Krasznahorkai's novel, while regarding the characters with great intensity through long, uninterrupted takes
Warnung vor einer heiligen Nutte by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a Spanish coastal hotel, the cast and crew of a film wait for the director, the star and the production money. When the director finally arrives he makes life miserable for everyone. The group is left to petty bickering, attempts at amusement and desperate contacts to make it through the filming of the movie
Lili Marleen by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
67 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German singer and a Swiss-Jewish composer fall in love but are separated by World War II. Her song "Lili Marleen" is adopted by both German audiences and Allied servicemen during the war
Götter der Pest by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in German and English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fassbinder's third feature about the alienated, aimless post war generation in Munich. A flashy nightclub singer, whose petty criminal boyfriend has left her for another woman, betrays him to a police detective
Die Bitteren Tränen der Petra von Kant ein Krankheitsfall gewidmet dem, der hier Marlene wurde ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petra von Kant is a successful fashion designer who carries on a melodrama of erotic attractions with two other women in her claustrophobic apartment
La Nuit de Varennes by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scola's whimsical historical pageant interweaves historical events and figures with humorous, pointed considerations of life, politics and the inevitability of change. As the French Revolution consumes the land, King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette flee Paris to the town of Varennes in a vain attempt to escape execution. Behind the royal couple in a coach of their own, the legendary lover Casanova and the renowned American revolutionary Thomas Paine argue the important issues of the day. (Circulates)
Liebe ist kälter als der Tod by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Franz, a small-time pimp from Berlin, strikes up a friendship with Bruno, another criminal recruit. Despite their persuasive methods, Franz refuses to join the organization. Instead, he teams with Bruno on a small wave of shoplifting and murder. But Franz's prostitute girlfriend is distrustful of the gangster -- and when Bruno begins planning a bank robbery, she makes some arrangements of her own
Die Faelschung ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in German and English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and colleague Hoffman, join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Outside, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions
The Delta Force ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and French and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a fanatic band of ruthless terrorists hijack a commercial jetliner, a small anti-terrorist squad strikes with awesome force
El Verano de la Señora Forbes The Summer of Miss Forbes ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Forbes is a governess hired to look after two boys whose parents have taken a six-week vacation. By day, she runs the household with oppressive discipline. By night, she gets drunk on tequila. The boys spy on her nighttime binges and fantasize about her brutal death. But their plans for her death are not as grim as her ultimate fate
La niña de tus ojos Girl of your dreams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Civil War torn Spain, Germany invites a group of filmmakers to shoot two versions of the Andalusian musical drama "The girl of your dreams" in Berlin. Happy to leave the war behind them, the troupe of Spaniards starts filming in Hitler's Berlin. The hospitality upon their arrival has more to do with the youthful charms of Macarena Granada. What's more, the only Andalusion-looking extras in Germany are the gypsies and Jewish prisoners in a nearby concentration camp. When Macarena befriends one of the prisoners, the troupe must decide if the movie is more important than their lives
Eine Liebe in Deutschland A love in Germany by Andrzej Wajda ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a tragic love affair between a German shopkeeper's wife and a Polish prisoner of war, set in a small German village during World War II
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Schygulla, Hana 1943-
Schygulla, Hanna
German (309)
English (46)
French (28)
Spanish (14)
Italian (11)
Hungarian (4)
Japanese (2)
Turkish (1)
Swedish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Czech (1)