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Knieper, Jürgen

Overview
Works: 200 works in 610 publications in 7 languages and 4,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Angel films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Romance films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jürgen Knieper
Wings of desire by Wim Wenders( Visual )

75 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,994 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 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young picture framer thinks that he has a terminal disease and is set up to become a hired assassin in West Germany because of the lure of quick money
Falsche Bewegung by Wim Wenders( Visual )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in German and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A would-be writer drives across Germany in search of a first-hand experience. Along the way, he meets an ex-Nazi and his mute companion, a wandering poet and an actress who together challenge him to become a writer
Die Angst des Tormanns beim Elfmeter by Peter Handke( Visual )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ein Fußballtormann fällt nach einem Platzverweis aus den Zusammenhängen des normalen Lebens und der herkömmlichen Kommunikation, tötet eine Kinokassiererin und wird zum passiven Zuschauer seines Schicksals. Wim Wenders benutzt Muster der Kriminalgeschichte und des Hollywoodthrillers, um über Wahrnehmungsformen zu reflektieren. Die genaue Beobachtung von alltäglichen Vorgängen und Details enthüllt den latenten Schrecken des scheinbar Selbstverständlichen." [film-dienst.de]
Das Leben ist eine Baustelle by Wolfgang Becker( Visual )

16 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."--Container cover text
River's edge by Tim Hunter( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 129 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
Thomas Mann's The magic mountain = Der Zauberberg by Hans W Geissendörfer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in German and held by 119 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
Lisbon story by Mikado Film( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W filmie odnaleźć można refleksję nad istotą kina, a także fascynację Wendersa niezwykłą atmosferą miasta na krańcach Europy. Uroku filmowi dodaje muzyka zespołu Madredeus, którego zjawiskowo piękna solistka odgrywa także niepoślednią rolę w rozwoju akcji
The State of things by Wen de si( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 42 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..."
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
Il cielo sopra Berlino( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Italian and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due angeli, Daniel e Cassiel, mescolandosi con visti tra la popolazione di Berlino, scoprono che la tristezza diffusa è dovuta alla incapacità degli umani di comunicare. Un problema simile si pone a Daniel che si innamora di una trapezista da cui non può nemmeno esser visto perchè è puro spirito. Ma un ex angelo lo aiuterà a diventare un semplice mortale e a farsi così amare dalla donna. (Mereghetti)
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
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 23 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

Deutschland bleiche Mutter = Germany, pale mother by Helma Sanders-Brahms( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Das Schicksal einer jungen Frau, die in der Nazi-Zeit heiratet, sich im Krieg mit ihrem kleinen Kind allein durchschlagen muß, später ihrem Mann entfremdet ist und, seelisch geschädigt, an den Rand des Selbstmords gerät. Im Ansatz eine persönliche Auseinandersetzung der Regisseurin mit ihrer Mutter, versucht der Film über die private Ebene hinaus zu allgemeinen Aussagen über Frauenemanzipation und Patriarchat zu gelangen. [...]" [film-dienst.de]
Tuvalu by Veit Helmer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the romance between Anton, a man who lives and works at a local swimming pool, and the beautiful Eva who's presence leaves Anton hopeful for a new way of life
 
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Thomas Mann's The magic mountain = Der Zauberberg
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Jürgen Knieper compositeur allemand

Jürgen Knieper Duitse componist van filmmuziek

Jürgen Knieper German composer

Jürgen Knieper tysk komponist

Jürgen Knieper tysk kompositör

يورغن كنيبر

위르겐 크니퍼

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