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Kieślowski, Krzysztof 1941-1996

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Trois couleurs. Three colors. Blue( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is left devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child. She retreats from the world around her, but is soon reluctantly drawn into an ever-widening web of lies and passion as the dark, secret life of her husband begins to unravel
Trois couleurs, Rouge = Three colors. Red( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in French and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seductive story of forbidden love and the unknowable mystery of coincidence as a young model meets an unusual stranger
Przypadek = Blind chance by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

61 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing an unclear future, Witek, an earnest young Polish medical student, chooses to put his education on hold. What happens next spawns into three successive scenarios in which Witek's catching or missing his train - giving him three different futures. Whether as an idealistic Communist Party member, an ambivalent dissident or a devoted healer and husband. The young Pole's destiny is shaped by a troubled present poised to engulf him
Dekalog = The Decalogue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Polish and held by 662 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
La double vie de Veronique = The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Polish and French and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weronika is a Polish choir soprano, and her double, Véronique, is a French music teacher. Though they are unknown to each other, the two women share an enigmatic, purely emotional bond. The two were born on the same day and each senses that somewhere there exists another person with whom their lives are intertwined
Trois couleurs, blanc = Three colors, white( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in French and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Blue, white, red : three colors( Visual )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in French and held by 627 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
Heaven by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

48 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 593 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
The double life of Veronique = La double vie de Veronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

103 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born on the same day, a young Polish singer and a French music teacher and aspiring singer share the same talents and the same sense that somewhere there exists another person with whom her life is intertwined
Krótki film ó milości = a short film about love by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

64 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 403 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
Amator = Camera buff by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Polish with English subtitles
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 374 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 )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 333 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
Red( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in French and English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stunning young model Valentine, accidentally runs over a dog. She returns the injured animal to his indifferent owner, who leads her down a path of intrigue and whose past reveals an astonishing link to her destiny
The big animal = Duze zwierze( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Polish and held by 250 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
Blue by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

49 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman left devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child. She retreats from the world around her, but is soon reluctantly drawn into an ever-widening web of lies and passion as the dark, secret life of her husband begins to unravel
Blizna = The scar by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

29 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 241 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
White by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sequel to Kieslowski's Blue, 'Three Colours White' is an ironic black comedy that examines equality. It tells the story of Polish hairdresser Karol (Zbigniew Zamachwski), whose life disintegrates when his beautiful wife of six months, Dominique (played by Julie Delpy, 'Before Sunrise and Before Sunset') deserts him. Forced to begin afresh. Karol works on rebuilding his life while planning a dangerous revenge
Trois couleurs by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

46 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells a story of Julie (Juliette Binoche) whose husband and child die in a car wreck. She has two things to deal with: her dead husband's mistress and to finish his unfinished musical work
The double life of Veronique( Visual )

32 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young women, both called Veronica, seem to share a single existence, albeit in different countries. Polish singer Weronika sees her French double, Veronique, taking her picture at a political rally but dies the next day. In France, Veronique feels a strange sense of loss but it takes many twists of fate to help her discover why - and even then the outcome is unclear
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Blue Blue Trois couleurs
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The double life of Veronique = La double vie de VeroniqueBlueTrois couleursThe 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 Kieślowski
Alternative Names
Keslevskiĭ, Kshishtof 1941-1996

Keslevskij, Kšištof.

Kieâslowski, Krzysztof

Kieślowski, 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 (1941–1996) lengyel filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró

Krzysztof Kieślowski director y guionista de cine polaco

Krzysztof Kieślowski Polish film director and screenwriter

Krzysztof Kieślowski polnischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Krzysztof Kieślowski polsk filmregissör

Krzysztof Kieślowski polski reżyser i scenarzysta filmowy

Krzysztof Kieślowski polský filmový režisér a scénárista

Krzysztof Kieślowski poola režissöör ja stsenarist

Krzysztof Kieślowski Pools filmregisseur

Krzysztof Kieślowski puolalainen elokuvaohjaaja ja käsikirjoittaja

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

Кшиштоф Кјешловски

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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