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Kino Films

Overview
Works: 32 works in 46 publications in 7 languages and 1,154 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Biography  Biographical films  Music  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Kino Films
Glass : a portrait of Philip in twelve parts by Scott Hicks( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An intimate film study of one of today's greatest living artists. From the creative process and family life to influential spiritual teachers and long time artistic collaborators, the documentary is a remarkable mosaic of an artist and his work."--Container
Så̊ som i himmelen = As it is in heaven by Kay Pollak( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Swedish and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel, a successful international conductor, returns to his childhood village in Sweden. Soon thereafter, the local church choir seeks him out to solicit his advice. He can't refuse, and nothing in the village is the same again. As the amateur choir develops and grows, he is drawn to the people of his old hometown, makes friends, and finds love
Latcho drom = Bonne route = Safe journey by Tony Gatlif( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Romani and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variety of Romany musical groups and dancers perform traditional music and dances in settings created to show traditional Romany life and culture. Set in India, Egypt, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, France and Spain
Track of the ants : a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film montage of Caracas, Venezuela, filmed over three days and nights
A history of Israeli cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raphael Nadjari's extraordinary two-part documentary weaves together clips from more than 70 years of Israeli film with commentary from filmmakers, scholars, and critics, including Amos Gitai, Joseph Cedar, Avi Mograbi, Yehuda, Ne'eman, and others. Crafted for both insiders and outsiders, the film traces the evolution of the country's cinema alongside political and social history
Mademoiselle Chambon by Stéphane Brizé( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean is a burly and happily married housing contractor. One fateful afternoon, he picks up his son from school and meets the teacher, a willowy beauty named Mademoiselle Chambon. Their flirtation slowly builds over lingering glances and an impromptu violin solo in Chambon's apartment. Jean soon comes to a crossroads, having to choose between the intensity of his bond with Chambon or the responsibility and care he feels for his wife and child. Special features included
Land and freedom by Ken Loach( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Loach's acclaimed 1936-set film about the Spanish Civil War stars Ian Hart (David) as a disillusioned young Liverpudlian who decided to follow his principles and join the fight against fascism in Spain. Taking up with a poorly armed Republican alliance, he soon becomes enmeshed in the desperate struggle to protect the country's democratic government from General Franco's advancing armies. David bonds deeply with his comrades, especially the beautiful Blanka, but is dismayed as political infighting threatens to plunge the whole resistance movement into turmoil"--Container
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie = The discreet charm of the Bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Luis Bunuel's masterpiece about social mores and class hypocrisy. Opening with a group of friends arriving on the wrong day for a dinner engagement, so begins a sequence of unexpected and unusual events. In their quest for a lavish feast, the dividing line between reality and dreams becomes unclear for each guest, leading the viewer on an intoxicating journey that at once appears both calculated and careless."
Going places (Les Valseuses)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two drifters roam the French countryside, stealing cars, molesting women, and terrorizing people for a laugh. Their search for a woman who can appreciate their masculinity leads to a beautiful ex-convict
The Bridge by Bernhard Wicki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of German boys is ordered to protect a small bridge in their home village during the waning months of the second world war. Truckloads of defeated, cynical Wehrmacht soldiers flee the approaching American troops, but the boys, full of enthusiasm for the "blood and honor" Nazi ideology, stay to defend the useless bridge ..."--Http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052654/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1a (as viewed on January 22, 2015)
Sur mes lèvres = Read My Lips by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young secretary Carla is a long-time employee of a property development company. Loyal and hardworking, first to arrive and last to leave, Carla is beginning to chafe at the limitations of her career and is looking to move up. But as a 35-five-year-old woman with a hearing deficiency, she is not sure how to climb out of her humdrum life, though she is confident in her own abilities. Into her life comes Paul Angeli, a new trainee she decides to hire. Paul is 25 years old and completely unskilled, but Carla covers for him when the need arises because of his other qualities - he's a thief, fresh out of jail and very good-looking. It's a case of good meeting bad."--Distributor website
Ḥufshat ḳayits( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman is caught in the middle of the struggle between her husband, a respected rabbi, and her son, who is questioning his religion. A holiday meant to help the family reconnect is brought to a dramatic and tragic climax
The strongest man in the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The success story of Mike Swistun, featured as the strongest man in the world with the Ringling Brothers, Barnum, and Bailey Circus in 1923, is retold as Swistun and his friends alternate between English and their more fluent Ukrainian, the principal language of their tiny Manitoba, Canada, town
El camino de las hormigas : guión, fotografía, producción y dirección, Rafael Marziano Tinoco ; producción, Wytwórnia Filmóv Oswiatowych (Lódz), Kino Producciones Cinematograficas (Caracas), Makatoa Media Producciones (Caracas)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film montage of Caracas, Venezuela, filmed over three days and nights
KINO dix dix ans de KINO à Montréal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""Faite bien avec rien, faites mieux avec peu, faites-le maintenant!" Telle est la devise du mouvement KINO, une communauté de cinéastes indépendants qui fait vibrer Montréal au rythme de ses projections mensuelles de courts métrages depuis maintenant 10 ans. Pour souligner cet anniversaire comme il se doit, l'équipe de Kino Montréal a plongé tête première dans ses archives (plus de 3000 titres!). Quelques-uns des meilleurs films de la dernière décennie ont ainsi été sélectionnés! Que vous soyez curieux, amateur ou fan fini, plongez dans l'univers de Kino!"--Conteneur
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following the murder of a prominent leftist, an investigator tries to uncover the truth while government officials attempt to cover up their roles."-- imdb.com
The Defence of Madrid( Visual )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentaire de propagande sur le siège de Madrid par l'armée de Franco. Film utilisé dans la campagne de souscription de fonds pour la cause républicaine
Samba samba( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film treats the samba as a fundamental element in the everyday life of people who live in Mangueira (Rio de Janeiro). In this context, the recurrent theme in the interviews is the confrontation between the traditional samba and the new samba. The documentary endeavours to reveal the samba outside the Carnival scene and far from TV cameras, the non-stereo-typed samba, so different from the image sold to foreign tourists. Through the samba, the film shows a little of Brazil and of the elements that make up the Brazilian way of life
D.W. Griffith's Biograph shorts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The selection of motion pictures featured in this disc set traces D.W. Griffith's rapid development as a filmmaker during his five years stint at the Biograph Company"--Container
Glass : a portrait of Philip in twelve parts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 18 months, award-winning director Scott Hicks followed the legendary composer Philip Glass across three continents, creating a remarkable portrait of one of the greatest artists of all time. Allowed unprecedented access to Glass's working process and long time collaborators, Hicks provides a unique glimpse into the composer's life
 
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