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Olbrychski, Daniel

Works: 337 works in 907 publications in 10 languages and 9,384 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Bible films  Romantic plays 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Contributor, Dedicatee, Other, Author of screenplay, Costume designer, vac, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Daniel Olbrychski
Most widely held works by Daniel Olbrychski
Salt by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Her efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

63 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Danzig, 1924. Oskar Matzerath is born with an intellect beyond his infancy. As he witnesses the hypocrisy of adulthood and the irresponsibility of society, Oskar rejects both, and, on his third birthday, refuses to grow. Caught in a baffling state of perpetual childhood, Oskar lashes out at all he surveys with piercing screams and frantic poundings on his tin drum, while the unheeding, chaotic world marches onward to the madness and folly of World War II."--Container
Dekalog = The Decalogue by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in Polish and French and held by 819 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
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1960s Czechoslovakia, Tomas, an oversexed Prague surgeon, marries Tereza, a beautiful, waiflike country girl. Even though he has taken a vow of fidelity, Tomas continues his wanton womanizing, notably with his mistress Sabina. Escaping the 1968 Russian invasion of Prague by heading for Geneva, Switzerland, Sabina takes up with another man and unexpectedly develops an unlikely yet stimulating friendship with fellow refugee Tereza. Meanwhile, Tomas, who previously had been interested only in sex, becomes politicized by the fall of Dubcek and the collapse of the Czech leader's unique brand of limited democracy within the communist system
Rosa Luxemburg by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sukowa offers a towering performance in this compelling, multileveled biography of the dedicated, idealistic democratic socialist/pacifist/humanist who played a prominent role in German politics in the early years of the century
A survivor from Warsaw : op. 46 by Arnold Schoenberg( )

4 editions published in 1992 in Latin and German and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ziemia obiecana = The promised land by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

45 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three friends hope to build a factory but their plans are quickly jeopardized by local politics and one of the partner's dangerous love affair."--Container
Pan Tadeusz( Visual )

35 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A grand and patriotic tale of Poland's struggle for freedom just before Napoleon's war with Russia. Written in poetic style by Adam Mickiewicz, this story follows two feuding Polish families as they overcome their old conflicts and petty lives. However, they are able unite as one with the patriotic and rebelious efforts to free the country they deeply love from Russian control."--Container insert
Dekalog = The Decalogue by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in Polish and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These ten films, loosely based on the Ten Commandments, focus on the complexities of human relationships. The themes are the universal ones of love, marriage, infidelity, parenthood, guilt, faith and compassion
Panny z Wilka = Young girls of Wilko( Visual )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in Polish and English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Polish life preceding WWII, in which a young man returns to his hometown following the death of a friend. While attempting to recover from his loss, he becomes re-involved with a local family of women- the "young girls of Wilko."
Landscape after battle = Krajobraz po bitwie by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in Polish and Multiple languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Polish Holocaust survivors, a Gentile political prisoner and a headstrong Jewish girl, begin a romantic relationships in the days after their liberation by the Allies
Potop = The deluge( Visual )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Swedish army's 17th century invasion of Poland is intertwined with the love story of Andrzej and Oleńka
Wszystko na sprzedaż by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by the death of Polish actor Zbigniew Cybulski, [the film] focuses on the behind-the-scenes lives of a director and his actors when they are disrupted by the mysterious murder of their leading man ... Film fiction mixes with reality as some of the actors play themselves"--Container
Zemsta( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in Polish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two 17th century aristocratic families, due to decline in their ancestral legacies, inhabit separate parts of a crumbling castle and thrive on making each other miserable. The feuding noblemen try to outwit one another for romance and control over their extravagant realm while their family members pursue their selfish interests of greed and lust. Thwarted lovers, mistaken identity, closed-door couplings and long simmering feuds abound in this delightful farce!"--Container
Dekalog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Polish and held by 126 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
Gebürtig by Lukas Stepanik( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The past catches up on two men, a Jewish emigrant composer Hermann Gëburtig and the German journalist Konrad Sachs. Gëburtig testifies against a former concentration camp supervisor, and Sachs faces the reality that his father was an SS-Doctor
Les uns et les autres Bolero by Claude Lelouch( Visual )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning in 1936, the film traces the lives of four families across three continents and five decades through the turbulent years following World War II up to the '80s highlighting the music and dance that is central to the lives of all the characters
Magnificat ; Kadisz by Krzysztof Penderecki( )

5 editions published in 2015 in Latin and No Linguistic content and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine Liebe in Deutschland by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a tragic love affair between a German shopkeeper's wife and a Polish prisoner of war, set in a small German village during World War II
La truite The trout by Joseph Losey( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frederique is a free-spirited and impish woman who has made an art of using her sexuality to get precisely what she wants from men. On a whim, Frederique leaves her disinterested husband and the family trout farm to travel to Japan with a wealthy businessman. Her enchantment soon gives way to reflection, navigation of the swiftly-changing sexual freedoms and responsibilities of a new era, and the quest for satori, the "world of ecstasy" experienced by her friend. But has Frederique grown up too fast, or not fast enough?"--Container
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Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum
Alternative Names
Daniel Olbrychski acteur polonais

Daniel Olbrychski actor polaco

Daniel Olbrychski attore polacco

Daniel Olbrychski lengyel színész

Daniel Olbrychski Polish actor

Daniel Olbrychski polnischer Schauspieler

Daniel Olbrychski polsk skådespelare

Daniel Olbrychski polsk skodespelar

Daniel Olbrychski polsk skuespiller

Daniel Olbrychski Pools acteur

Olbrychski, D.

Ol'bryhskij, Daniel'.

Olʹbrykhskiĭ, Daniėl

Даниел Олбрихски

Даніэль Альбрыхскі

Данієль Ольбрихський

Ольбрыхский, Даниэл

Ольбрыхский, Даниэль польский актёр и писатель

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دانیل اولبریچسکی بازیگر لهستانی

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The unbearable lightness of beingRosa Luxemburg