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Home Vision (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,493 works in 2,638 publications in 7 languages and 69,243 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Action and adventure films  Samurai films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Publisher, prn, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Home Vision (Firm)
Shichinin no samurai = Seven samurai by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire seven out-of-work warriors to protect them from invading bandits"--Container
The red shoes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 839 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 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Badii, ceaselessly driving through the hills around Tehran in search of assistance in his suicide, receives a viewpoint on life from the men he asks for help
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 717 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 )

5 editions published in 2002 in Russian and held by 703 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 569 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!
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse by Fritz Lang( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in German and English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locked away in an asylum for a decade and teetering between life and death, the criminal mastermind Dr. Mabuse has scribbled his last will and testament: a manifesto establishing a future empire of crime. When the document's nefarious writings start leading to terrifying parallels in reality, it's up to Berlin's star detective, Inspector Lohmann, to connect the fragmented, maddening clues in a case unlike any other. The Testament of Dr. Mabuse appropriates slogans and ideas from the newly ascendant Nazi party and puts them into the mouth of a madman, warning the audience of the horrible menace that was rapidly becoming a reality
Cléo de 5 à 7( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 537 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
A nous la liberté( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 525 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
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 518 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
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Eila Hershon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in English and held by 518 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
E la nave va = And the ship sails on( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in Italian and held by 507 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
Mary Cassatt : Impressionist from Philadelphia by Dorothy Monet( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and work of the American Impressionist painter Mary Cassatt
Nevelson in process( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 467 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 by Michael Camerini( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 448 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 421 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 )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 420 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
In a brilliant light : van Gogh in Arles( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 411 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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Georgia O'KeeffeGrey GardensDas Testament des Dr. MabuseCléo de 5 à 7Nevelson in processThe frescoes of Diego RiveraAndy WarholIn a brilliant light : van Gogh in Arles
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Films Incorporated. Home Vision.

Home Vision Arts.

Home Vision Arts (Firm)

Home Vision Cinema.

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