WorldCat Identities

Seitz, Franz

Overview
Works: 38 works in 233 publications in 6 languages and 1,599 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Political fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Adapter, Performer, Author of dialog, fmp, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PT2613.R338, 833.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Franz Seitz
Die Blechtrommel The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

108 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parable of modern society in violent transition seen through the eyes of a German boy who refuses to grow up
Doktor Faustus Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian Leverkühn by Franz Seitz( Visual )

36 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer Adrian Leverkuehn sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for creative genius, but his violation of the terms of the deal has tragic consequences
Thomas Mann's The magic mountain Der Zauberberg by Thomas Mann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in German and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young engineer goes to visit his cousin at a tuburcular sanitorium in the Swiss Alps intending to stay three weeks but ends by staying on for seven years to observe the disturbed personnel and patients. The unfolding exchanges between the protagonists are meant to present a microcosm of the society of pre-World War I Europe
The Thomas Mann collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three novels are brought to life in this 7-disc collection, which pays tribute to Mann's most celebrated and famous works. Buddenbrooks: A sweeping tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy merchant family torn between loyalty and personal freedom. Doktor Faustus: Driven by a single-minded search for a totally new musical idiom, composer Adrian Leverkühn makes a pact with the devil with a very high price, the total renunciation of love and the gradual deterioration of the mind and body. The magic mountain: Hans Castorp, son of a distinguished Hamburg family, spends seven years in a Swiss sanatorium. Drawn to the hermetic society, he receives an erotic and philosophical initiation but abruptly leaves at the launch of the Great War to learn true life experience and responsibility
Vitamine und Hormone und ihre technische Darstellung by Hellmut Bredereck( Book )

in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tonio Kröger by Thomas Mann( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tonio Kröger, a young writer, travels through Europe experiencing various relationships with women and trying to find a world that suits him. At the same time, his mind travels to the past, exploring the origins of his dilemma in a troubled childhood and youth
Der junge Törless by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En un internado durante la pre-guerra austro-húngara, un par de estudiantes torturan a uno de sus compañeros de clase, Basini, al que han sorprendido robando el dinero de uno de ellos. Los dos deciden, en lugar de entregarlo a las autoridades de la escuela, castigarlo ellos mismos
Erfolg nach dem Roman von Lion Feuchtwanger( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unordnung und frühes Leid nach der Erzählung von Thomas Mann( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grieche sucht Griechin by Friedrich Dürrenmatt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ironisch gemeinte Geschichte vorm arglosen Spießbürger, der ein griechisches Mädchen zur Frau nehmen will und bei der Trauung erfährt, daß es sich um eine stadtbekannte Kurtisane handelt. Nach der Prosakomödie von Friedrich Dürrenmatt gestaltete Satire mit Seitenhieben auf Staat und Kirche, die sich durch gute Kameraführung, glänzende Darstellerleistung und eine zurückhaltende Regie auszeichnet
Lausbubengeschichten by Ludwig Thoma( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tin drum by Günter Grass( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed as the greatest German novel written since the end of World War II, The Tin Drum is the autobiography of thirty-year-old Oskar Matzerath who has lived through the long Nazi nightmare and who, as the novel begins, is being held in a mental institution. Willfully stunting his growth at three feet for many years, wielding his tin drum and piercing scream as anarchistic weapons, he provides a profound yet hilarious perspective on both German history and the human condition in the modern world
Die Jugendstreiche des Knaben Karl( Visual )

2 editions published in 1977 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hurra, die Schule brennt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1991 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das schwarz-weiß-rote Himmelbett( Visual )

2 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ein "gesellschaftskritischer" Rolf-Thiele-Film, der mit seiner satirischen Schilderung der amourösen Abenteuer eines Unterprimaners die doppelbödige Lebensauffassung und die Freizügigkeit der "besseren Gesellschaft" in der Zeit vor dem Ersten Weltkrieg aufs Korn nimmt. Bis in die Nebenrollen hinein hervorragend besetzt, kann der Film zudem mit einigen Regie-Gags überraschen." [film-dienst.de]
München( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in German and Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tante Frieda : neue Lausbubengeschichten by Franz Seitz( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flammenzeichen : das Leben des Jesuitenpaters Rupert Mayer( Visual )

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

Doctor Faustus; the life of the German composer, Adrian Leverkühn by Thomas Mann( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of a 1948 novel by a German writer based on the Faust legend. The protagonist is Adrian Leverkuhn, a musical genius who trades his body and soul to the devil in exchange for 24 years of triumph as the world's greatest composer
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Doktor Faustus Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian LeverkühnThe Thomas Mann collection
Alternative Names
Franz Seitz Film producer, Screenwriter

Franz Seitz Jr. acteur allemand

Franz Seitz junior Duits acteur

Laforet, Georg, 1920-2006

Laforet, Georg 1921-2006

Франц Зайтц немецкий кинопродюсер, кинорежиссёр и сценарист

자이츠, 프란츠 1920-2006

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Doktor Faustus Bilder aus dem Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian LeverkühnThomas Mann's The magic mountain Der ZauberbergThe Thomas Mann collection