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Glass, Philip

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The hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )
40 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En 1929 Virginia Woolf es cuidada por médicos y familia y comienza a escribir su novela "Mrs. Dalloway". En 1951 Laura Brown lee la novela de Woolf mientras trata de planear una fiesta de cumpleaños para su esposo. En 2001 Clarrisa Vaughn planea otra fiesta para un autor quien está muriendo de SIDA. Es decir que una mujer escribe una novela, otra la lee, y otra vive el tema
The illusionist by Steven Millhauser( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim has not only captured the imaginations of all of Vienna, but also the interest of the ambitious Crown Prince Leopold. When Leopold's new fianc?e rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim, the Prince's interest evolves into obsession. Suddenly the city's Chief Inspector finds himself investigating a shocking crime. But even as the Inspector engages him in a dramatic challenge of wills, Eisenheim prepares for the most impressive illusion yet
The fog of war eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( Visual )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of American politics and military policies as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara is a controversial and influential political figure. He offers a candid journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers insights into the 1945 fire bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
The thin blue line by Errol Morris( Visual )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Secret window by Johnny Depp( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Famous mystery writer Mort Rainey is confronted by a strange man who claims that Rainey plagiarized a manuscript written by him. The stranger demands that Rainey make restitution, lest he destroy Rainey's life
Kundun by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
56 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a remote area of Tibet a two-year-old child is identified as the Dalai Lama. The story follows him into adulthood where he tries to rule his nation at one of the most challenging times in its history
Koyaanisqatsi by Godfrey Reggio( Visual )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian word meaning variously: crazy life, life in turmoil, life disintegrating, life out of balance (the subtitle for this film), and a state of life that calls for another way of life. This film presents a concert of visual images that progresses from purely natural environments to nature as affected by people, and finally to our contemporary urban environment that is devoid of nature. The film is visual with musical accompaniment and some singing. At the end of the movie, title cards describe a Hopi prophecy
Dracula by Tod Browning( Visual )
31 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night
Einstein on the beach by Philip Glass( Recording )
99 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accompanying DVD contains a documentary offering insights into Einstein on the Beach, through interviews with creators composer Philip Glass and director/designer Robert Wilson, who explain some of their structural choices and the concepts behind the opera. The film features rehearsal and performance footage from the 1984 production of the opera at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. It offers a look at the creative processes of two of the most important figures in American contemporary music and theatre, and examines the evolution of the performing arts
Powaqqatsi by Godfrey Reggio( Visual )
36 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Juxtaposes images of ancient cultures with those of modern life [in industrialized societies], masterfully portraying the human cost of progress"--Container
A brief history of time by Stephen Hawking( Visual )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the mysteries we've all wondered about against the backdrop of the life story of Stephen Hawking
Glassworks by Philip Glass( Recording )
50 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taking lives by D. J Caruso( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illeana Scott is a special agent with the FBI, who has a strong record as a criminal profiler. Scott is called in by a former Quantico colleague to assist two Canadian police detectives, Paquette and Duval, who are on the trail of a serial killer who has been killing in and around Montreal for almost two decades. Art gallery owner James Costa saw the killer during an assault, and now finds himself working as a decoy for Scott. As Scott and Costa follow the killer's trail, they find themselves becoming attracted to one another, which is not a comfort to Scott
Symphony no. 2 Interlude from Orphée ; Concerto for saxophone quartet and orchestra by Philip Glass( Recording )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features a compact 4-movement string symphony from 'The Voyage', 'The Light', and 'The Civil Wars' that was performed by the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra and conducted by Dennis Russell Davies
Belle et la bête Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A restoration of the original 1946 French film, telling the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him
Mishima a life in four chapters by Paul Schrader( Visual )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poeta, novelista y dramaturgo. Homosexual. Militarista. Ésta es la biografía del famoso escritor japonés Yukio Mishima, contada en cuatro etapas de su vida. Un filme que explora sus ideas, sus obsesiones, sobre un fondo de sexo y de muerte
Akhnaten by Philip Glass( Recording )
56 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akhnaten: Opera in Three Acts. Libretto: Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel, Richard Riddell and Jerome Robbins
Songs from liquid days by Philip Glass( Recording )
39 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Koyaanisqatsi life out of balance by Philip Glass( Visual )
60 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian word meaning variously crazy life, life in turmoil, life disintegrating, life out of balance (the subtitle for this film), and a state of life that calls for another way of life. Presented by Francis Ford Coppola, this creation of director Godfrey Reggio, cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glass seems to flash by your eyes but lingers in your mind
Koyaanisqatsi by Philip Glass( Recording )
56 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the sound track of the motion picture
 
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