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Home Vision (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,156 works in 2,236 publications in 8 languages and 77,838 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Action and adventure films  Samurai films  Comedy 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 )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Japanese and No Linguistic content and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 16th century Japan, desperate villagers, with a dirty little secret, hire seven warriors to defend their lives and homes against a band of merciless, roaming bandits. Includes the original US theatrical trailer and running audio commentary by Michael Jeck
Taʹm e guilass = Taste of cherry by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Persian and Iranian and held by 904 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 )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer is so compelled to dance it overrides all other interests in her life
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe
Grey Gardens by David Maysles( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Eila Hershon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 739 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
Leti︠a︡t zhuravli = The cranes are flying by Mikhail Kalatozov( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Russian and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Veronica and Boris are blissfully in love, until the eruption of World War II tears them apart. Boris is sent to the front linesȧnd then communication stops. Meanwhile, Veronica tries to ward off spiritual numbness while Boris' draft-dodging cousin makes increasingly forceful overtures. Winner of the Palme d'Or at the 1958 Cannes Film Festival, The Cranes are Flying is a superbly crafted drama, bolstered by stunning cinematography and impassioned performances."--Website
Mary Cassatt, Impressionist from Philadelphia by Dorothy Monet( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 616 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 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful jewel robbery leads to a gang war
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 559 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 556 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
Toni Morrison( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 554 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
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 539 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."
The frescoes of Diego Rivera( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 533 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
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse by Fritz Lang( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in German and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin police inspector Lohmann investigates a case, in which all clues lead to a man, who's been in a hospital for mental illness for many years
Hopscotch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the CIA's top international operatives is suddenly relegated to a desk job in an agency power play. Unwilling to go quietly, and with the aid of a chic Viennese widow, he puts himself back in the game by writing a memoir exposing the innermost secrets of every major intelligence agency in the world. The CIA now wants him dead, but he refuses to cooperate--because he's having too much fun!
E la nave va = And the ship sails on by Federico Fellini( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Italian and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1914, a colourful mélange of celebrities embark on a funeral voyage for a dead opera star. An allegorical film blending spectacle, humour, poignance and grotesquerie
Cezanne : the man and the mountain( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 506 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 498 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
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 492 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
 
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Films Incorporated. Home Vision.

Home Vision Arts.

Home Vision Arts (Firm)

Home Vision Cinema.

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Taʹm e guilass = Taste of cherryGeorgia O'KeeffeNevelson in processThe frescoes of Diego RiveraIn a brilliant light : van Gogh in Arles