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Knieper, Jürgen

Overview
Works: 209 works in 616 publications in 7 languages and 4,914 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television mini-series  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Internet videos  Educational films 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jürgen Knieper
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( Visual )

80 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les héros de cette histoire sont des anges. Oui, des anges. Et pourquoi pas? On s'est accoutumé à voir tant de monstres et de créatures imaginaires au cinéma. Alors, pourquoi pas des esprits bienfaisants, pour changer?Ils observent des milliers d'êtres humains, mais surtout ceux auxquels ils se sont attachés - non seulement ils peuvent tout voir, mais ils peuvent recueillir jusqu'aux pensées les plus secrètes.Parmi eux, chose inouïe, un ange tombe amoureux : il deviendra mortel
Der amerikanische Freund = American friend by Wim Wenders( Visual )

36 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Professional frame maker Johnathan (Bruno Ganz) has been diagnosed with terminal blood disease. A chance encounter with the enigmatic Tom Ripley (Dennis Hopper) offers him a way to ensure a stable future for his family. But as Johnathan embarks on his new and dangerous role, Tom questions his motives for involving his new friend." -- from cover
Deutschland bleich Mutter by Helma Sanders-Brahms( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in German and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film is set during World War II and follows newlywed Lene, whose young husband, a soldier, is sent to the front lines. Lene discovers that she is pregnant and is forced to take her child on a journey across the war-ravaged countryside ... Lene ... is by turns brave and foolhardy, resourceful and resilient, facing a bleak future with fierce determination"--Container
Das versprechen = The promise by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in German and English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East-Berlin, 1961, shortly after the erection of the Wall. Konrad, Sophie and three of their friends plan a daring escape to Western Germany. The attempt is successful, except for Konrad, who remains behind. From then on, and for the next 28 years, Konrad and Sophie will attempt to meet again, in spite of the Iron Curtain. Konrad, who has become a reputed astrophysicist, tries to take advantage of scientific congresses outside Eastern Germany to arrange encounters with Sophie. But in a country where the political police, the Stasi, monitors the moves of all suspicious people (such as Konrad's sister Barbara and her husband Harald), preserving one's privacy, ideals and self-respect becomes an exhausting fight, even as the Eastern block begins its long process of disintegration
Falsche Bewegung by Wim Wenders( Visual )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vivant sous l'emprise d'une mère oppressante, le jeune Wilhelm décide de partir à Bonn avec l'envie de devenir écrivain. Dans le train, il rencontre un ancien athlète olympique et sa compagne. Une actrice et un jeune homme les rejoignent. Dès lors, rien ne se passera comme prévu pour Wilhelm...6 jours dans la vie d'un jeune homme, 6 jours pour décider de son avenir et se conformer à l'apprentissage de la réalité." (Jacquette)
Die Angst des Tormanns beim Elfmeter by Wim Wenders( Visual )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josef Bloch, a suspended soccer player, picks up a girl in Vienna strangles her, and escapes to a small town where he passively waits, reading newspaper accounts of the police dragnet that is slowly closing in on him
River's edge by Tim Hunter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an actual event, a close-knit group of teenagers discover that one of their own has killed his girlfriend. Emotionally ill-prepared, they struggle to differentiate between friendship and responsibility
Das Leben ist eine Baustelle by Wolfgang Becker( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in German and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Berlin in winter: the young worker Jan Nebel accidentally finds himself in the midst of a street battle between demonstrators and the police; he loses his job and gets a fine. His father dies and Jan and his new friend Vera watch over him. Jan is afraid to go for an AIDS test because of what it might reveal. A provocative and sometimes comic film about the city's young generation."--Cover text
Thomas Mann's The magic mountain = Der Zauberberg by Thomas Mann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in German and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Castorp visits his consumptive cousin in a sanitorium on a Swiss mountain. It is 1907. The visit lasts seven years. He becomes enchanted by this magic world and remains until the outbreak of the first World War
The State of things by Wim Wenders( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Au Portugal, dans un hôtel dévasté par une tempête, une équipe de cinéma tourne 'The Survivors', le remake d'un film de science-fiction des années cinquante. Mais le producteur disparaît soudain sans laisser d'argent, et le tournage doit être arrêté. La consternation fait place au désoeuvrement, puis à l'attente..."
Wings of desire : a film by Wim Wenders by Jürgen Knieper( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and Multiple languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet letter by Wim Wenders( Visual )

17 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Salem, Nouvelle-Angleterre, XVIIe siècle. Esther Prynne, qui vit seule depuis la disparition de son mari, met au monde un enfant adultère. Elle devra porter une lettre rouge, marque de son infamie, puisqu'elle refuse de divulguer le nom de son amant. Celui-ci, qui ne s'est jamais identifié, vit de plus en plus difficilement sa lâcheté face à la dignité d'Esther. Lorsque son mari réapparaît, il n'est plus obsédé que par son désir de vengeance
Lisbon story by Wim Wenders( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When sound engineer Phillip Winter receives a cryptic message from his friend, a self-obsessed director, he drives to Lisbon. But upon his arrival, Winter is unable to find the director, and an unfinished silent film is the only clue to his whereabouts. As a result the engineer finds himself roaming the streets of Lisbon recording sound for his friend's unfinished silent film
Il cielo sopra Berlino( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vagando per una Berlino ancora divisa e osservando la sua umanità, un giorno l'angelo Damiel si innamora di Marion, una trapezista francese. Damiel decide allora di abbandonare l'immortalità a favore della vita terrena
La bionda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Tommasso is driving through the streets of Milan, he knocks down a blonde woman with his car, causing her to go into shock and she loses her memory completely. Soon he falls madly in love with her and she seems to return his feelings. One day her memory returns and so does her strange and shadowy past. She disappears into the night and back into her world, only to have Tommasso's sudden appearance jeopardize her plans and puts both their lives at risk
Ute Lemper sings Kurt Weill by Kurt Weill( Recording )

3 editions published in 1986 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs and excerpts from musicals and operas ; sung in German, English and French
Tuvalu by Veit Helmer( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young apprentice and daydreamer Anton lives and works in a vast, once-grand bathhouse, now ancient and crumbling, where citizens go to escape their dreary lives. Meanwhile, Gregor, Anton's evil older brother, plots to tear down the bathhouse to make way for his real estate development. Into their world comes the beautiful Eva, who represents a way out and onto a lifetime of adventure
Der Stand der Dinge = The state of things = L'état des choses by Wim Wenders( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé : Au Portugal, dans un hôtel dévasté par une tempête, une équipe de cinéma tourne The Survivors, le remake d'un film de science-fiction des années cinquante. Mais le producteur disparaît soudain sans laisser d'argent, et le tournage doit être arrêté. La consternation fait place au desoeuvrement, puis a l'attente
Ute Lemper performs Kurt Weill by Kurt Weill( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Amigo americano( Visual )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basat en: Ripley's game / Patricia Highsmith
 
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Thomas Mann's The magic mountain = Der Zauberberg
Alternative Names
Jürgen Knieper compositeur allemand

Jürgen Knieper compositor alemán

Jürgen Knieper Duitse componist van filmmuziek

Jürgen Knieper German composer

Jürgen Knieper tysk komponist

Jürgen Knieper tysk kompositör

Knieper, Jurgen

Юрген Книпер немецкий композитор

يورغن كنيبر

위르겐 크니퍼

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