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Home Vision (Firm)

Works: 991 works in 2,264 publications in 7 languages and 79,691 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Biographical films  History  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Samurai films  Interviews  Nonfiction television programs 
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 )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akira Kurosawa, the acclaimed Japanese director, adopts the American gangster-film style to weave a fascinating tale of corporate greed. The story focuses on a grieving son, (Toshiro Mifune), who seeks revenge for his father's murder as he infiltrates the corrupt construction company that was responsible for his father's death
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe
Le samouraï The samurai by Bernard Guerrini( Visual )

19 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is a wondering samurai swordsman who is honing his skills during a succession of duels. When he defeats a succession of students, he becomes marked for death and is attacked in a series of cowardly ambushes. Romantic threads are further complicated when two women meet and discover their rivalry. Musashi earns himself an archenemy who vows to defeat Musashi to make his name the finest in all of Japan
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

"A young ballerina is torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario who is determined to fashion her into a great dancer."--Container
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Ana Vivas( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 785 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
Grey Gardens by David Maysles( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary feature film capturing a visit by the Maysles to a decaying East Hampton mansion inhabited by two recluses, Edith Bouvier Beale and her grown daughter Edie Beale (aunt and cousin of Jackie Onassis), showing the eccentricity of the personalities, the relationship and a residence filled with clutter, cats and memories. Cinéma vérité style
Shock corridor by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

12 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and held by 727 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 702 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
Toni Morrison by Mötley Crüe (Musical group)( 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
Mary Cassatt, Impressionist from Philadelphia by Mary Cassatt( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and work of Impressionist painter Mary Cassatt
Du rififi chez les hommes Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful jewel robbery leads to a gang war
Nevelson in process by Louise Nevelson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 581 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
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 570 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
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of a woman who is waiting to learn if she has terminal cancer. The beautiful but spoiled Cleo searches for answers with a fortune-teller, then seeks comfort in the familiar as she shops for a hat, talks with friends, and rehearses a song. Shot almost entirely on location, this visually entrancing film captures the look, feel, and sounds of Paris as Cleo views the world with a new awareness
The frescoes of Diego Rivera( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores Rivera's evolution as an artist, his use of the fresco technique, and his politics. Looks at the murals Rivera created for public buildings in the U.S. and Mexico. They unite themes of nature and revolution, drawing a parallel between the evolution of life and the struggle for human dignity
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ex-jailbirds, one working on the production line of the other's gramaphone factory, finally abandon their soulless existence to live as joyous vagabonds. Considered one of the most lyrical products of the French cinema, the film is a surreal and satirical attack on automation and French economic ideas of the time. It inspired Charlie Chaplin in the making of Modern Times. (Circulates)
Dancing by Raoul Trujillo( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
Cezanne the man and the mountain by Edwin B Mullins( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the central theme of Cézanne'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 Cézanne as the "father of modern painting."
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse by Fritz Lang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in German and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal mastermind controls his underworld empire even while confined to an insane asylum! Fabled character from Lang's silent-film epic returns in less stylized but no less entertaining crime story--which even incorporates supernatural elements. Film was a subject of controversy during Nazi era
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