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Jarman, Derek 1942-1994

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Caravaggio by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
83 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jarman's gorgeously sensual re-imagining of the volatile life of the 17th-century painter Garavaggio's early blasphemous paintings and his rampant flirtations with the underworld
Edward II by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Edward II embraces the essential dramatic themes of passion, murder, and unrequited love. Steven Waddington plays the monarch as a man whose destiny hangs on his overpowering passion and lack of responsibility to the British throne. He rebuffs his wife, Isabella, lavishing affection on the handsome Gaveston -- a choice that ultimately seals his fate."
Jubilee by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Queen Elizabeth I asks her court alchemist to show her England in the future, she's transported 400 years to a post-apocalyptic wasteland of roving girl gangs, an all-powerful media mogul, fascistic police, scattered filth, and twisted sex
Wittgenstein by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A surreal and fanciful biography of the Viennese philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, who strove to define and teach insights on communication and the powers and limits of language
Wittgenstein : the Terry Eagleton script, the Derek Jarman film by Ludwig Wittgenstein ( Book )
11 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Shakespeare's The tempest ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
War requiem by Benjamin Britten ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The horrors of war and the pacifist sentiments expressed in Benjamin Britten's War requiem and the poems of Wilfred Owen are evoked in scenes and vignettes illustrating death and suffering in World War I
Jubilee six film scripts by Derek Jarman ( )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the early seventies until his death in 1994, Derek Jarman made scores of films. Assembled here are six of his unforgettable film scripts: "Akenaten," "Jubilee," "Bob-Up-A-Down," "B Movie: Little England/A Time of Hope," "Neutron," and "Sod 'Em," five of which have yet to reach the screen and all of which confirm Jarman's reputation as Britain's leading independent filmmaker
Aria by Gustave Charpentier ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten of the world's best-known film makers were given a free hand to make real any vision
Derek Jarman's Caravaggio : the complete film script and commentaries by Derek Jarman ( Book )
7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sebastiane by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fictionalized version of the last days of St. Sebastian. Sent to a remote place with no activities except training exercises and cleaning weapons, Sebastian and the others are in exile, and bored with their lives. Sebastian is repeatedly tortured by the officer in charge ostensibly for his Christian beliefs, but also for refusing to become the officer's lover. For this combination of behaviors, the officer has Sebastian executed
The tempest by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
Blue by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Over the blue screen (an homage to painter Yves Klein, as well as a metaphor for blindness, for paradise, for oblivion), Derek Jarman lays bare his physical and spiritual state in a narration about his life, his struggle with AIDS and his encroaching sightlessness"--Container
Derek Jarman's garden by Derek Jarman ( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last of England by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A torrent of apocalytic images show a vision of a world overrun by greed and repression and the damage done to the cities, the land, the air, human souls and bodies
War requiem by Derek Jarman ( Book )
11 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smiling in slow motion by Derek Jarman ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smiling in Slow Motion interweaves Jarman's harrowing account of physical decline with poetic and detailed descriptions of the changing seasons of Dungeness
Chroma : a book of colour - June '93 by Derek Jarman ( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Angelic conversation by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combines a series of slow-moving sequences with 14 Sonnets by Shakespeare to create a gentle film on male love
The Garden by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film recreates the story of the Passion with the figure of Christ replaced in some sequences by two lovers, who are arrested, humiliated, and tortured. Jarman attempts to examine the role of the Church in the persecution of homosexuality, while treating Christ with great reverence and respect.--Summary from IMDb.com
 
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Derek Jarman
Jarman, Derek
Jarman, Derek 1942-
Jarman, Derek 1942-1994
Jarman, Derek (Michael Derek), 1942-1994
Jarman, Michael Derek Elworthy
Jarman, Michael Derek Elworthy 1942-1994
ジャーマン, デレク
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English (600)
German (54)
Latin (36)
Italian (27)
Multiple languages (8)
Spanish (4)
French (2)
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