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Home Vision (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,056 works in 2,260 publications in 6 languages and 82,966 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Biographical films  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  Samurai films  Documentary television programs  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Publisher, prn, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Home Vision (Firm)
Seven samurai by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Japanese and No Linguistic content and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a story of a group of Japanese farmers who hire seven professional swordmen, or samurai, to protect them from the yearly raids of bandits
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe in her own words
Taʹm e guilass Taste of cherry by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Persian and Iranian and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Badii, ceaselessly driving through the red-brown hills around Tehran in search of assistance in his suicide, receives from each of the men he asks for help a viewpoint on life
The red shoes by Michael Powell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina who's torn between the demands of career and love
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Eila Hershon( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Frida Kahlo's work, her interest in politics and her tempestuous relationship with husband Diego Rivera, leader of the Mexican muralist movement
Miyamoto Musashi Samurai I by Hiroshi Inagaki( Visual )

14 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is a brash and ambitious peasant who desires frame and power as a swordsman. His dreams of glory in war sour when his army is routed and he becomes hunted by the authorities. With the help of a severe monk, he develops from a hot-tempered into a thoughtful swordsman
Grey Gardens by David Maysles( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Shock corridor by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

12 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist gets himself admitted to a mental hospital to solve the murder of an inmate
Leti︠a︡t zhuravli The cranes are flying by Mikhail Kalatozov( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in Russian and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Veronica's lover, Boris, goes to war, she moves in with Boris' family. His cousin seduces her and out of guilt she marries him. Unhappy in her marriage and still in love with Boris she leaves her husband to wait for Boris to return. Later she learns Boris has been killed in the war
Mary Cassatt, Impressionist from Philadelphia by Dorothy Monet( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life and work of Mary Cassatt, impressionist artist, unusual in that she was a woman and American. Story told in first person comments from Cassatt's writing, reminiscences of friends and relatives and narration
Toni Morrison( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toni Morrison discusses slavery and its legacy and the difficulties of writing about the painful subjects that occur in her novel Beloved
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the eyes of a young Cajun boy living on the Bayou, tells the story of disruption and change when an oil rig brings industry into his pristine world
Nevelson in process( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louise Nevelson is seen creating two pieces of sculpture as she discusses her feelings for her art and the creative process
Du rififi chez les hommes Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspenseful story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
The frescoes of Diego Rivera( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced as a fourth section of the major exhibition, Diego Rivera: a retrospective, presents information on the major cultural, political, and artistic influences on Rivera's murals in Mexico and the United States
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl waiting for the result of a medical examination wanders around Paris thinking she has cancer; the film focuses on her ever-changing moods, and her search for answers
Cezanne the man and the mountain( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the central theme of Cezanne's painting: his fascination with nature and his love-hate relationship with his birthplace, Aix-en-Provence, most specifically the nearby mountain, Sainte Victoire, which he painted repeatedly throughout his life. Recognizes Cezanne as the "father of modern painting."
In a brilliant light : van Gogh in Arles( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Van Gogh's 444 days in the south of France focusing on works of art rather than on the life of the artist. This film was made in the Netherlands and in Provence, using the artist's original canvases
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A landmark film in early sound production this is a left-wing satirical comedy about two ex-convicts, one of whom works his way up from salesman to factory owner. He oversees a highly mechanised operation where the workers are reduced to mere automatons. Blackmailed over his past, he joins up with his old cellmate, and the pair take to the road as tramps. Frequently acknowledged as the inspiration for Chaplin's "Modern times."
Andy Warhol by Kim Evans( Visual )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first major profile of Andy Warhol's life and work since his death in February 1987 examines a career that spanned painting, film, publishing, rock music, and television. Includes a still frame segment of the major works of art depicted in the program
 
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Georgia O'KeeffeTaʹm e guilass Taste of cherryMiyamoto Musashi Samurai IShock corridorNevelson in processThe frescoes of Diego RiveraCléo de 5 à 7In a brilliant light : van Gogh in ArlesAndy Warhol