Most widely held works by Feodor Atkine
Sharpe's honour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
British officer Richard Sharpe must disguise himself as a Spanish rebel and slip behind enemy lines to search for the one person who can clear him of allegations of deceit and dishonour.
Sharpe's revenge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
After returning from the war Sharpe is accused of stealing Napoleon's treasure, after being set up by his long-time enemy Ducos. He's abandoned by his wife, convicted of the crime, and sent to jail. He escapes to seek justice.
Sharpe's siege ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
It is the winter of 1813. Wellington is gathering the forces preparing for the final push into France. Sharpe must go on a mission in the Pyrenees, capturing a French castle while Wellington forces a passage through Napoleon's flank.
Carnages Carnage ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 182 libraries worldwide
A young bullfighter is injured in the ring and the bull is killed. A little girl named Winnie gets one of the bones as a treat for her giant Great Dane; a philandering scientist and his pregnant wife receive the eyes; a taxidermist gets the horns as a gift from his mother; a Spanish woman dines on Toro en rioja in a restaurant. These stories are all weaved together and shows that beneath the spontaneity and chaos of our lives, there is some guiding principle that connects us all.
Pauline at the beach ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A teenager, Pauline, and her first boyfriend observe the adult antics around them.
Pauline a la plage Pauline at the beach ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in French and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Teenager Pauline spends a summer on the Normandy coast with her aunt Marion, where both become involved in complicated (and intersecting) romantic relationships.
Angel of death ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Journey into the depths of Holy Week and a series of bizarre ritual killings. As the death toll mounts, it falls to detective Maria Delgado to stop the predator, before he claims his next victim.
Talmud ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Originally passed down orally from master to student, the Talmud is the hidden face of the Torah, or Old Testament. It is a vast body of legal, mythic, and philosophical texts, and a mixture of religious commentary and debate, of history and science, and of anecdote and humor. No other text has had such and influence on Jewish life as it details the principles, ethical codes, and laws that serve as a guide for conduct.
Sharpe, the legend ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Several years after the Battle of Waterloo, Rifleman Cooper sits in a London inn reminiscing about the brave and determined officer who took him to hell and back. Made exclusively for video, Sharpe, the legend, recalls the key events of Sharpe's military career.
Picasso ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A close-up look at the life and works of Picasso. We see him creating art, often in his favorite places. It studies his relationships and his struggles as well as his influence.
Acción mutante ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Dystopic science fiction film set in the year 2012 in a world ruled by bodybuilders, designers and the ultra-chic. Accion Mutante, an underground group of mentally and physically disabled are the sole resistance to the cult of beauty and wealth. Ramon, the leader of the group devises plots to kidnap Patricia, daughter of a wealthy industrialist, but the plot does not work out as planned.
The sorceress Le moine et la sorcière ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A drama set in 13th century France revolving around Étienne de Bourbon, a Dominican friar sent by the pope to seek out heretics and a forest woman who performs ancient healing rituals. An historically accurate dramatization of the conflict between ancient customs and religious dogma.
Hypnosis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Beatriz, a young psychiatrist, works in a sanatorium that specializes in hypnosis. Her first patient is found dead with her veins slashed. She then is thrown in to a maze from which there is no return and reality and fantasy merge.
Sorceress Le moine et la sorcière ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Story of a medieval French healer and her perseverance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn.
Lola ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Lola, a factory worker, finally decides to run away from Mario, the drunk and aggressive man she loves. That same night she has a love affair with Roberto, a french rich man. Eventually they marry and have a daughter, apparently a product of their first night. Four years later Mario has saved some money and begins haunting Lola in order to recover her and the girl he thinks is his daughter, not Roberto's.
The man upstairs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Douglas is filled with curiosity; he does not like Mr. Koberman, the new boarder, who works all night and sleeps all day, eats with wooden cutlery, and never has any coins but copper pennies. Mr. Koberman is definitely weird ... Douglas would always remember when they found Mr. Koberman dead. The coroner said he was "not human' and was baffled by the cause of death until they found a collection of silver dimes inside his chest cavity; silver is the only defense against the bite of a vampire.
Die Stille vor Bach ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 13 libraries worldwide
"El silencio antes de Bach is an approximation of music and its related disciplines and professions through the work of Juan [i.e. Johann] Sebastian Bach. The film is a reflection on the deep dramaturgical relations between image and music, where music is not merely a subsidiary substratum of image, but a subject of parity"--Pere Portabella website.
Le grand voyage de Charles Darwin l'origine de la théorie de l'évolution by Hannes Schuler ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Indiqué sur la jaquette : "La théorie de l'évolution, qui jusqu'à nos jours a révolutionné la science et les hommes, germe dans la tête du jeune Charles Darwin pendant son grand voyage autour du monde à bord du Beagle. Lorsqu'il s'embarque, le 26 décembre 1831, à l'âge de 22 ans, le jeune Darwin sort d'études de théologie, il part pour étudier la botanique et l'origine providentielle de la création. Mais peu à peu, au fil des mois et des pays traversés, il réalise que l'homme, remis à sa place parmi les autres créatures vivantes, ne pouvait être que le résultat d'un processus d'adaptation vieux de plusieurs millions d'années. Mêlant tableaux vivants aux analyses des meilleurs spécialistes actuels du savant --James Moore, Janet Browne, Peter et Rosemary Grant...-- "Le grand voyage de Darwin" entraîne le spectateur dans son sillage pour redécouvrir le monde tel que Darwin l'a vu et compris."
El Dorado ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Film about the 16th century explorer, Lope de Aguirre and his search for the mythical El Dorado. He leads 300 Spanish soldiers and 300 natives in his search for the legendary land in Peru. The expedition is attacked by hostile jungle tribes before mutiny breaks out among the soldiers and the leaders of the expedition are targeted for assassination.
Le Japon, l'empereur et l'armée ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Based on rare archives and previously unreleased interviews, this documentary traces the secret history of post-war Japan. It reveals the contradictions of a people still confronted with memories of the war and militarism, and the threats to the values of peace which are at the heart of its modern identity.
Action and adventure films Artists Biography Blood accusation Bullfighters Bullfights Bulls Comedy films Comedy films Dark comedy films Divorced women Documentary films Drama Dystopian films Feature films Feature films Films for the hearing impaired France France--Toulouse Great Britain Historical films History Holy Week Horror films Hypnotism Inquisition Judaism Kidnapping Man-woman relationships Military history Motion pictures, Spanish Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815) Occultism Peninsular War (1807-1814) People with disabilities Picasso, Pablo,--1881-1973 Religious films Science fiction films Sex Sharpe, Richard (Fictitious character) Spain Stephanus,--de Borbone,--d. ca. 1261 Talmud Teenage girls Teenagers Television adaptations Terrorists Toulouse, Battle of (France : 1814) Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films
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