WorldCat Identities

Weisman, David

Overview
Works: 14 works in 81 publications in 7 languages and 1,457 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Prison films  Film adaptations  Samurai films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Portraits  Martial arts films  Nonfiction films  Experimental films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997,
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Most widely held works by David Weisman
Kiss of the spider woman by Hector Babenco( Visual )

37 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homosexual and a politically active journalist share a prison cell in an unnamed South American country. Though they initially have nothing in common, a strong relationship between the cellmates develops
Edie : girl on fire by Melissa Painter( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fotografisk billedværk med tekst om Edie Sedgwick (1943-1971), der var Andy Warhols muse og yndlingsskuespiller i The Factory
Shogun assassin by Kenji Misumi( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan's most feared assassin wanders the countryside with his young son, hunted by the merciless minions of an evil Shogun. Once a noble samurai, he is now the most feared assassin in Japan, known only as Lone Wolf
Ciao Manhattan by John Palmer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and German and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The slow but sure decline of a young woman who was once a protegee of Andy Warhol
The last refuge the Aetas of the Philippines( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relegated to remote reservations on the rugged slopes of Mt. Pinatubo, the Aetas, the original inhabitants of the Philippines have battled lowland expansion, commercial logging, and increasing encroachment on their ancestral land. They are struggling to survive and to preserve their ancestral culture. The Last Refuge was conceptualized in collaboration with anthropologist Dr. Ruffino Tima. It traces the history of this endangered tribe. They were hunted down and killed as "uncivilized savages" by the Spanish colonizers who sought their eradication, and were exploited as slaves by their lowland Malay counterparts. Rare archival footage documents life on the reservation that the Americans created to provide a sanctuary for these "non-Christian" people. The Americans tapped their jungle skills as guerrilla fighters during World War II. The Last Refuge presents the only footage available of tribal life before Mt. Pinatubo's devastating volcanic eruption, and tracks the Aetas as they cope with the obliteration of this mountain sanctuary, their last refuge
At home with mother earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary that visually celebrates the rich tradition of building with earth. Exposes the conflicts posed by the construction industry and building officials
Olhar estrangeiro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasies and clichés about Brazil and Brazilians as reinforced by international films, even those actually shot in Brazil. This documentary features interviews with non-Brazilian directors, writers and stars who have been involved in some of those films
Naked tango( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Turkish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman desperate to change her life takes a wrong turn into danger and degradation in this drama. In 1924, Stephanie is travelling to Buenos Aires with her husband, who is considerably older than her and in poor health. Stephanie is not happy with her life, so when a young woman named Alba falls overboard and drowns, Stephanie assumes her identity once the ship arrives in Argentina. Stephanie realizes that this was a terrible mistake when she learns that Alba was the mail-order bride of Zico, a notorious pimp and mobster who puts her to work in a brothel that he operates with his family. A terrified Stephanie kills her first customer and is soon on the run from the police; she finds that she must return to Zico's criminal family for protection, where she is placed at the mercy of Cholo, the sensuous-but-brutal "King of the Tango."--Allmovie.com
Physical treatment technologies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how physical treatment is used to separate and concentrate hazardous elements from waste drain in water purification
Biological treatment technologies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how bacteria and microbs are uses to degrade and purify contanamated water
Ciao! Manhattan by John Palmer( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Industrial processes & waste stream management by Rebecca Koppenhaver( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This video shows a number of application and stripping methods as well as how the surface coating industry has attempted to reduce their waste and VOC emissions through reformulation and product sutstitution
Petroleum refining and waste minimization( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents an overview of the oil refining processes and products. Demonstrates how the refinery eliminates many potential petroleum waste streams and further boosts the quantity of useful products derived from a barrel of oil
Petroleum production and transportation by David Weisman( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Petroleum Production and Transportation traces the route of crude oil from wells to tank farms, including secondary recovery techniques, and concludes with a dramatic full-scale supertanker oil spill response drill
 
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Edie : girl on fire
Alternative Names
David Weisman Amerikaans filmregisseur

David Weisman réalisateur américain

David Weisman regista statunitense

Дэвид Уайзман

デイヴィッド・ワイスマン

ワイスマン, デイヴィッド

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Shogun assassin