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Home Vision (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,473 works in 2,586 publications in 7 languages and 70,807 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Action and adventure films  Documentary television programs  Comedy films 
Roles: Publisher, prn, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Home Vision (Firm)
Shichinin no samurai = Seven samurai by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 1,065 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
The red shoes by Michael Powell( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer is so compelled to dance it overrides all other interests in her life
Taʹm e guilass = Taste of cherry by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

4 editions published in 1999 in Persian and held by 790 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
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the relationship between Edith Bouvier Beale and her grown daughter, Little Edie, once an aspiring actress in New York who left her career to care for her aging mother in their East Hampton home, and never left again. The aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis feed their cats and raccoons and rehash their pasts behind the walls of their decaying mansion, Grey Gardens
Leti︠a︡t zhuravli = The cranes are flying by Mikhail Kalatozov( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in Russian and held by 706 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 marrys 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
Du rififi chez les hommes = Rififi by Jules Dassin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other
Hopscotch by Eric Lewis( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 560 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!
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse by Fritz Lang( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in German and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Lang's sequel to the 1922 silent film, Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler, the villainous inmate of an insane asylum plots to crush society in a wave of theft and violence. The madman, who spouts actual Nazi slogans, hypnotizes the asylum's director to carry out the fiendish plan after his death
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 539 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
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Eila Hershon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in English and held by 533 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
A nous la liberté( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on factory life centering on the activities of a couple of ex-prisoners, one of whom, an ambitious crook, becomes the boss of a large factory while the other, a sentimental old tramp, becomes a worker there. Eventually both discover that happiness and peace of mind cannot be bought with money and revert to their former life as vagabonds. This film inspired Charlie Chaplin's Modern times
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 526 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
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This eight part series explores dance as of form of communication and expression in a variety of cultural contexts. Examples span the spectrum from staged ballet dancing to urban street dance to traditional myth and ritual. Filmed on location on 5 continents, this production took six years to make. Includes archival film footage
Mary Cassatt, Impressionist from Philadelphia by Dorothy Monet( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and work of impressionist painter Mary Cassatt
E la nave va = And the ship sails on( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in Italian and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1914, a colorful melange of celebrities embark on a funeral voyage for a dead opera star. An allegorical film blending spectacle, humour, poignance and grotesquerie
Nevelson in process( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 485 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
The frescoes of Diego Rivera( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 460 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
Toni Morrison( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 435 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
Andy Warhol by Kim Evans( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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
 
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Taʹm e guilass = Taste of cherryGeorgia O'KeeffeDas Testament des Dr. MabuseCléo de 5 à 7DancingNevelson in processThe frescoes of Diego RiveraAndy Warhol
Alternative Names

controlled identityHome Vision Entertainment (Firm)

Films Incorporated. Home Vision.

Home Vision Arts.

Home Vision Arts (Firm)

Home Vision Cinema.

Home Vision Cinema (Firm)

Home Vision Select.

Home Vision Select (Firm)

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