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Schmitz, Oliver

Overview
Works: 84 works in 176 publications in 10 languages and 2,620 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1995.9.M45, 791.7372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver Schmitz
Paris, je t'aime Paris, I love you ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. Find yourself transported by these sexy, romantic, haunting, dramatic, and beautiful stories
Mapantsula by Oliver Schmitz ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anti-apartheid drama that looks at township life in South Africa through the eyes of a black petty criminal
Paris, je t'aime by Olivier Assayas ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. Find yourself transported by these sexy, romantic, haunting, dramatic, and beautiful stories
Life, above all ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Chanda learns of a rumor that has spread through her village near Johannesburg and forced her mother to flee. Sensing that the gossip stems from prejudice and superstition, Chanda leaves home and school to find her mother and discover the truth
In a time of violence ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in Zulu and English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story concerning changing values, violent cultural and political clashes and conflict among black families in Johannesburg, South Africa
Mapantsula : the book by Oliver Schmitz ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a time of violence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Zulu and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of Bongani and Mpho, two young ANC "comrades" and lovers from Soweto. Bongani is the sole witness to a train massacre by Duma, a militant with the Zulu-supported Inkatha Freedom Party. Since Bongani was recognized, the couple is forced to take refuge in his uncle's apartment in Johannesburg
In a time of violence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Zulu and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At this third and final episode, Bongani is held secretly by Lieutenant Vissers who threatens to turn him over to Duma, the Inkatha thug, if he doesn't name ANC activists. But Bongani's friends and lawyer have identified the kidnap vehicle as a police car and bring pressure on the police. Visser's superior tel him that he must release Bongani
Hijack stories by Oliver Schmitz ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the mean streets of Soweto, carjacking is a way of life for Zama and his crew. For Sox, his old school friend, life could not be more different. Cash, success and a privileged upbringing set him a world apart. When an opportunity [arises] for Sox to try to land a part in a TV show - as a gangster - he calls on Zama to teach him the ways of the underworld."--Container
In a time of violence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Zulu and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this episode, Bongani disagres with the plan by Mpho and his other ANC "comrades" to purchase guns for a retaliatory raid against Inkatha supportes. Mpho finally managed to buy guns from Pedro but her relationship with Bongani becomes strained. When they part on a busy street, Bongani is kidnapped by an unmarked police car
Fruits of defiance ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes events in the Aug.-Sept. 1989 defiance campaign from the prespective of South African citizens in the Mannenberg area, of Cape Flats; the mass campaign and violent reaction of the police is interwoven with interviews of residents and marchers
Hlanganani a short history of COSATU ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of South Africa's largest union federation, COSATU. Traces the history of the trade union movement in South Africa
Türkisch für Anfänger. Turkish for beginners ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first 12 episodes of the television series that centers around a German woman who is in a relationship with a Turkish police officer. He has a son and a daughter, and their mother is deceased. She likewise has a son and a daughter, and when they decide to move in together, there is much chaos and confusion, as cultures collide and love develops between the young Lena, and her stepbrother, Cem
Türkisch für Anfänger ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains all three seasons of the German comedy television series on the trials and tribulations of a new German-Turkish patchwork family
Amapantsula ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in Zulu and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Panic is a petty criminal imprisoned with South African Anti-Apartheid activists sho feel contempt toward his lifestyle. While in jail, Panic is transformed into a man willing to become involved with social change
Türkisch für Anfänger by Oliver Schmitz ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes 25 to 36 of the German comedy television series on the trials and tribulations of a new German-Türkisch patchwork family
Paris je t'aime Ba li wo ai ni ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Paris, je t'aime" is about the plurality of cinema in one mythic location: Paris, the City of Love. Twenty filmmakers will bring their own personal touch, underlining the wide variety of styles, genres, encounters and the various atmospheres and lifestyles that prevail in the neighborhoods of Paris
Türkisch für Anfänger by Oliver Schmitz ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes 13 to 24 of the German comedy television series on the trials and tribulations of a new German-Türkisch patchwork family
París, te amo Paris, je t'aime ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. Find yourself transported by these sexy, romantic, haunting, dramatic, and beautiful stories
 
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