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Cinema Guild

Overview
Works: 1,497 works in 3,097 publications in 8 languages and 46,045 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Biography  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Ethnographic films  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Distributor, prn, Publisher, fds
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Cinema Guild
 
Most widely held works by Cinema Guild
The Interrupters( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving and surprising stories of three Violence Interrupters who, with bravado, humility, and even humor, try to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed. Shot over the course of a year, this documentary captures a period in Chicago when it became a national symbol for the violence in America's cities
Leviafan = Leviathan by Lucien Castaing-Taylor( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A thrilling, immersive documentary that takes viewers deep inside the dangerous world of commercial fishing. Set aboard a hulking fishing vessel as it navigates the treacherous waves off the New England coast--the very waters that once inspired Moby Dick--the film captures the harsh, unforgiving world of the fishermen in starkly haunting, yet beautiful detail"--Container
Marwencol by Jeff Malmberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outside a small bar in Kingston, NY, Mark Hogancamp was beaten nearly to death, his memories wiped away. Seeking recovery, he builds Marwencol, a miniature World War II-era town filled with doll versions of his friends, fantasies, and even his attackers. As he documents the town's dramas with his camera, the dolls become living characters in an epic tale of love, adventure, resurrection, and revenge
Bir zamanlar Anadoluʼda = Once upon a time in Anatolia by Nuri Bilge Ceylan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Turkish and English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vida en una pequeña ciudad se asemeja a un viaje en medio de las estepas: la impresión de que algo "nuevo y diferente" va a surgir de cada colina, aunque las carreteras resulten siempre monótonas, interminables e inevitablemente iguales
Sweetgrass by Ilisa Barbash( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An unsentimental elegy to the American West, Sweetgrass follows the last modern-day cowboys to lead their flocks of sheep up into Montana's breathtaking and often dangerous Absaroka-Beartooth mountains for summer pasture. This astonishingly beautiful yet unsparing film reveals a world in which nature and culture, animals and humans, climate and landscape, and vulnerability and violence are all intimately meshed."--Distributor's website. Includes public performance rights
Les plages d'Agnès by Agnès Varda( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A reflection on art, life, and the movies. ... [A] richly cinematic self portrait that touches on everything from the feminist movement and the Black Panthers to the films of husband Jacques Demy and the birth of the French New Wave."--Container
Jerichow by Christian Petzold( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal triangle: a rich guy; his bored, beautiful, blond wife; and a rugged stranger, down on his luck and ready for action. What more do you need? In this case, to know that the rich guy is a Turk who is still, despite having spent virtually his entire life in Germany, a permanent outsider. That the hot blond wife has a colorful past and owes large debts (which hubby now holds over her head). That the rugged stranger is a former soldier who received a dishonorable discharge after serving in Afghanistan, living in his dead mother's house. Jerichow is a nondescript spot in the former East Germany, where capitalism still has a somewhat primitive, half-criminal feel. The film conveys a sense of desperation and defeat, and highlights that what can happen at the crossroads of lust, loneliness, and materialism
Museum hours( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This mesmerizing tale portrays two drifting strangers who find refuge in Vienna's grand Kunsthistorisches Art Museum. Johann, a museum guard, spends his days silently observing both the art and the visitors. Anne, suddenly called to Vienna from overseas, has been wandering the city in a state of limbo. A chance meeting sparks a deepening connection that draws them through the halls of the museum and the streets of the city
A Torinói ló = The Turin horse by Béla Tarr( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Hungarian and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On January 3, 1889 in Turin, Italy, Friedrich Nietzsche steps out of the doorway of number six, Via Carlo Albert. Not far from him, a cab driver is having trouble with a stubborn horse. The horse refuses to move, whereupon the driver loses his patience and takes his whip to it. Nietzsche puts an end to the brutal scene, throwing his arms around the horse's neck, sobbing. Afterwards, he lies motionless and silent for two days on a divan, until he loses consciousness and his mind
The order of myths( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first Mardi Gras in America was celebrated in Mobile, Alabama in 1703. In 2007, it is still racially segregated. Filmmaker Margaret Brown, herself a daughter of Mobile, escorts us into the parallel hearts of the city's two carnivals to explore the complex contours of this hallowed tradition and the elusive forces that keep it organized along enduring color lines. With unprecedented access, Brown... uncovers a tangled web of historical violence, power dynamics, and intertwined and interdependent race relations" -- Container
I married a witch by René Clair( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and French and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veronica Lake casts a seductive spell as a charmingly vengeful sorceress in this supernatural screwball classic. Many centuries after cursing the male descendants of the Salem puritan who sent her to the stake, this blonde bombshell with a broomstick finds herself drawn to one of them-a prospective governor (Fredric March) about to marry a spoiled socialite (Susan Hayward). The most delightful of the films the innovative French director Rene Clair made in Hollywood, I Married a Witch is a comic confection bursting with playful special effects and sparkling witticisms
35 rhums = 35 shots of rum by Claire Denis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about love and human relationships from director Claire Denis. The film revolves around widowed single parent, Lionel (Alex Descas), and his grown up daughter, Josephine (Mati Diop), who live together in their small Parisian flat with Lionel's ex partner, Gabriel (Nicole Dogue), and family friend, Noe (Gregoire Colin). The story explores how their relationships change as time passes and how they face the challenges that life has to bring
Darbâreye Eli = About Elly by Aṣghar Farhādī( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in Persian and English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the return of their friend Ahmad from Germany, a group of old college pals decide to reunite of a weekend by the Caspian Sea. The fun starts right away as they quickly catch on the plan of lively Sepideh, who has brought along Elly, her daughter's kindergarten teacher, in hopes of setting her up with recently divorced Ahmad. But seemingly trivial lies, which start accumulating at the seashore, suddenly swing round and come back full force when one afternoon Elly suddenly vanishes
The unforeseen( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The American Dream of owning a house with white picket fence goes head-to-head with environmental sustainability ... When an ambitious real estate developer sets out to transform thousands of acres of pristine hill country in Austin, Texas into a suburban development - threatening a nearby natural spring - the community fights back. In the conflict that ensues, we see in miniature a struggle that is playing out in cities and towns across the country"--Container
The betrayal : Nerakhoon( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a family forced to emigrate from war-torn Laos after the chaos of the secret air war waged by the U.S. during the Vietnam War, to the mean streets of New York City. Kuras has spent the last 23 years chronicling the family's extraordinary journey in this deeply personal, poetic, and emotional film
Los Angeles plays itself( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thom Andersen's landmark documentary explores the tangled relationship between the movies and their fabled hometown, as seen entirely through the films themselves. From its distinctive neighborhoods to its architectural homes, Los Angeles has been the backdrop to countless movies. Andersen takes viewers on a whirlwind tour through the metropolis' real and cinematic history, investigating the myriad stories and legends that have come to define it, and revealing the real city that lives beneath
La moustache by Emmanuel Carrère( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man shaves off his mustache, a trademark he's had for years, no one around him notices, instead insisting he's never even had one. Is he going insane, or is this some kind of strange conspiracy?
Jauja by Lisandro Alonso( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Dinesen takes a job with the Argentine army and brings his fifteen-year-old daughter, Ingeborg, along. Being the only female in the area, she causes quite a stir among the men. She falls in love with a young soldier, and one night they run away together. When Dinesen realizes what happened, he decides to venture into enemy territory to find them
Manakamana( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Nepali and English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exhilarating documentary that takes place entirely in the sky. High above Nepal's lush, mountainous landscape, a cable car carries pilgrims, villagers and the occasional American tourist to an ancient Hindu temple. Filmed entirely inside cable cars as they glide over fog enshrouded peaks and remote villages while capturing conversations of its passengers
Beeswax( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolves around the personal and professional entanglements of twin sisters Jeannie and Lauren. Jeannie co-owns a vintage clothing store with Amanda, a semi-estranged friend who she fears is trying to end their partnership. Lauren leads a looser, less tethered existence and is considering getting out of the country altogether. A story about families, friends and lovers, and those awkward moments that bring all of them together
 
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