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Home Vision (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,159 works in 2,247 publications in 8 languages and 78,223 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Samurai films  Action and adventure 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 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 16th century Japanese farming community has been victimized by bandits, year afer year. Desperate to find some means of ending the terror, the villagers hire seven unemployed samurai to help defend them. Film formed the basis of The Magnificent Seven and Battle beyond the Stars
Taʹm e guilass = Taste of cherry by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Persian and Iranian and held by 903 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 )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe
The red shoes by Michael Powell( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 895 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 Frida Kahlo( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 745 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

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 )

2 editions published in 2002 in Russian and held by 704 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
Mary Cassatt, Impressionist from Philadelphia by Dorothy Monet( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 621 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 )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful jewel robbery leads to a gang war
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 566 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
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at industrialization as seen through the eyes of a Cajun boy living in Petit Anse Bayou
Toni Morrison( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 557 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
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
A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satire on mechanization of the modern world. A convict escapes from prison and becomes director of a large phonograph factory, Just as he is being proclaimed a leading citizen they come to arrest him. Scenes from breakdown of an assembly line probably inspired Chaplin's modern times
The frescoes of Diego Rivera( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 535 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 528 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 520 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 to 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 517 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 508 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 499 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
 
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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.

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Taʹm e guilass = Taste of cherryGeorgia O'KeeffeCléo de 5 à 7Nevelson in processThe frescoes of Diego RiveraIn a brilliant light : van Gogh in Arles