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Kieślowski, Krzysztof 1941-1996

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Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

361 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young model has a chance meeting with an unusual stranger that leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy. As her knowledge of the man deepens, she discovers an astonishing link between his past and her destiny
La double vie de Veronique = The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

153 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veronika lives in Poland. Veronique lives in Paris. They live their live simultaneously, with just a hint that they are not completely alone
Dekalog = The Decalogue by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten, approximately one-hour films made for Polish television that each feature one of the 10 commandments as a thematic construct
Przypadek = Blind chance by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

64 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from Poland. Drama. Explores fate and coincidence through three possible scenarios following Witek's attempt to catch a departing Warsaw-bound train
Heaven by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

44 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philippa is a British schoolteacher living in Italy, whose husband fell victim to a drug overdose. Vendice is a powerful local drug dealer who sold the dope which killed Philippa's husband. Disgusted with the inability of the police to bring Vendice to justice, Philippa takes the law into her own hands, planting a bomb which is intended to kill the dealer. Instead the bomb kills four innocent bystanders. Now with the help of her multilingual translator, Philippa escapes and continues to seak revenge on Vendice
Amator = Camera buff by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

45 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gong ren fei li pu wei le ji lu xin sheng nu de dao lai,mai le yi tai she ying ji pai she nu er de sheng huo,jie guo gong chang lao ban yao qiu ta shun bian fu ze zhi zuo gong si de zhou nian ying pian,ta jiu ru huo ru tu di mi lian shang pai she ying xiang de guo cheng,que ye fa xian yuan lai gong chang you zhe duo yin an mian.yi ru suo you dian ying ren du hui yu dao de wen ti,fei li pu kai shi zai chuang zuo li xiang yu xian shi jian jiu ge nan li
Krótki film ó milości = a short film about love by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

69 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Warsaw high-rise, a young man spies on a promiscuous older woman in an attempt to overcome his loveless isolation. Lovelorn and unable to endure her escapades through his voyeuristic lens, he clumsily declares his feelings for her before she seduces him. But when she mocks his impotence, he becomes suicidal, and the woman is overcome with longings for his naive romanticism
A short film about killing= Krótki film ó zabijaniu by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

70 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young drifter Jacek brutally murders a taxi driver for no comprehensible reason. An idealistic young lawyer is assigned to the case, but when his client is sentenced to death he is riled by the injustices of the legal system
Bez końca = No end by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film's hero, a libertarian lawyer, dies four days before the film begins, leaving the case of a worker arrested for organizing a strike unresolved. His ghost watches his wife and son struggle to survive without him and is concerned that his client's case is being handled by a lawyer whose approach differs from his. Trying to overcome her husband's death, the attorney's wife becomes involved in the trial but there seems to be "no end" to her deceased spouse's pervasive influence. Set during the period of martial law in Poland, Kieslowski's film was not shown outside Poland until 1986
Blue, white, red : three colors( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in French and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bold trio of stories about love and loss ... [that] was a defining event of the art-house boom of the 90s. The films are named for the colors of the French flag and stand for the tenets of the French Revolution: liberty, equality, and fraternity--but that hardly explains their enigmatic beauty and rich humanity. Set in Paris, Warsaw, and Geneva, and ranging from tragedy to comedy, Blue, White, and Red ... examine a group of ambiguously interconnected people experiencing profound personal disruptions"--Container
The big animal = Duze zwierze( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Polish and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bank clerk in a small Polish town awakens to discover a camel outside his window. He and his wife develop a bond with the animal and the neighbors become increasingly jealous. A lesson about tolerance, love, and sacrifice is learned by all
Blizna = The scar by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

35 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious small town Polish communist official prepares to receive a delegation from Warsaw. At stake is a large fertilizer factory contract that would mean hundreds of jobs for a dirt poor rural province. But winning the contract creates more problems than it solves as politicians, environmentalists, and displaced citizens alike inadvertently plumb the gap between socialism and the anarchy of human nature. The builder turned reluctant factory director's "quiet conscience" becomes the moral center of a sprawling, Altmanesque tapestry of greed, conspiracy and grudge holding
Dekalog = The Decalogue by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in Polish and Spanish and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 10 short films, inspired by the Ten Commandments. Each story corresponds to a commandment and centers on different residents of the same modern Warsaw apartment complex
Krzysztof Kieslowski's Three colors : blue, white, red( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in French and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krzysztof Kieślowski's trilogy of the human condition in contemporary French society, with each film drawing its theme from a color in the French flag: liberty (Bleu), equality (Blanc) and fraternity (Rouge)
Decalogue : the ten commandments by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and German and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dekalog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Polish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally made for Polish television, Dekalog focuses on the residents of a housing complex in post-Communist Poland, whose lives become subtly intertwined as they face emotional dilemmas that are at once deeply personal and universally human. Using the Ten Commandments for thematic inspiration and an overarching structure, the ten hour-long films deftly grapple with complex moral and existential questions concerning life, death, love, hate, truth, and the passage of time. Also presented are the longer theatrical versions of the series' fifth and sixth films: A short film about killing and A short film about love
Trois couleurs, blanc by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious tale of a man whose life disintegrates when his beautiful wife of six months deserts him. Forced to begin anew, he rebuilds his life, only to plan a dangerous scheme of vengeance against her
La double vie de Veronique = The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Polish and French and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weronika, a Polish choir soprano, and Veronique, a French music teacher, have never met. However, the two women have a supernatural bond that affects each other's lives
Requiem for my friend by Zbigniew Preisner( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes in English and German; texts in Latin, Polish, and romanized biblical Greek with English translation (19 p.) inserted in container
Trois couleurs, rouge( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young model's chance meeting with an unusual stranger leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy
 
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Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red
Alternative Names
Keslevskiĭ, Kshishtof 1941-1996

Keslevskij, Kšištof.

Kieâslowski, Krzysztof

Kieslowski, K.

Kieslowski, Krysztof

Kieslowski, Krysztof 1941-1996

Kiéslowski, Krzystof 1941-1996

Kiéslowski, Krzysztof

Kieslowski, Krzysztof 1941-1996

Kīšlofskī, Krīštof

Kīšlūfskī, Krīstof

Kīšlūfskī, Krīštūf

Krzysztof Kieślowski

Krzysztof Kieślowski director y guionista de cine polaco

Krzysztof Kieślowski Polish film director and screenwriter

Krzysztof Kieślowski polnischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Krzysztof Kieślowski polski reżyser i scenarzysta filmowy

Krzysztof Kieślowski polský filmový režisér a scénárista

Krzysztof Kieślowski Pools filmregisseur

Krzysztof Kieślowski réalisateur de cinéma polonais

Krzysztof Kieślowski regista polacco

Kşiştof Kyeslovski

Kšištofs Keslovskis

Κριστόφ Κισλόφσκι

Кеслёвский, Кшиштоф

Кеслевский, Кшиштоф 1941-1996

Кшиштоф Кесльовський

Кшиштоф Кесьлёвский

Кшищоф Кешловски Полски режисьор

Кшищоф Кешльовски

Кшыштаф Кеслёўскі

Քշիշտոֆ Կիշլովսկի

קז'ישטוף קישלובסקי

קשישטוף קישלובסקי

كريستوف كيشلوفسكي

کریستوف کیشلوفسکی

کریستۆف کیشلۆڤسکی

کریشتوف کیشلوفسکی فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان لهستانی

ক্রিস্তফ কিয়েশ্‌লফ্‌স্কি

ക്രിസ്റ്റോഫ് കീസ്‌ലോവ്‌സ്കി

กชึชตอฟ กีแยชลอฟสกี

ქშიშტოფ კესლევსკი

크지슈토프 키에실로브스키

키에슬로브스키, 크쥐쉬도프 1941-1996

키에슬로브스키, 크쥐시토프 1941-1996

키에슬로프스키, 크지슈토프 1941-1996

キェシロフスキ, K

キェシロフスキ, クシシュトフ

クシシュトフ・キェシロフスキ

克日什托夫·基斯洛夫斯基

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La double vie de Veronique = The double life of VéroniqueDecalogue : the ten commandmentsThe cinema of Krzysztof Kieślowski : variations on destiny and chanceDouble lives, second chances : the cinema of Krzysztof KieślowskiThe films of Krzysztof Kieślowski : the liminal imageKieślowski on KieślowskiThe fright of real tears : Krzysztof Kieślowski between theory and post-theory