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Home Vision (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,476 works in 2,599 publications in 7 languages and 70,191 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Documentary films  Comedy films  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Publisher, prn, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Home Vision (Firm)
The red shoes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe in her own words
Taʹm e guilass = Taste of cherry by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Persian and held by 733 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
Leti︠a︡t zhuravli = The cranes are flying by Mikhail Kalatozov( Visual )

4 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 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 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspenseful 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 565 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( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in German and English and held by 556 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
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 535 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
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Eila Hershon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in English and held by 525 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
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
Louisiana story by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 520 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
E la nave va = And the ship sails on( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in Italian and held by 508 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 476 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 453 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 426 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 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first major 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. Includes a still frame segment of the major works of art depicted in the program
Shichinin no samurai = Seven samurai by Akira KUROSAWA( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Japanese and held by 56 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
Grey gardens by David Maysles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Big and Little Edie Beale: mother and daughter, high-society dropouts, and reclusive cousins of Jackie Onassis. The two manage to thrive together amid the decay and disorder of their East Hampton, New York, mansion, making for an eerily ramshackle echo of the American Camelot. An impossibly intimate portrait, this 1976 documentary by Albert and David Maysles, codirected by Ellen Hovde and Muffie Meyer, quickly became a cult classic and established Little Edie as a fashion icon and philosopher queen
Mary Cassatt by Mary Cassatt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and work of the American Impressionist painter Mary Cassatt
 
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Films Incorporated. Home Vision.

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