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May, Jodhi 1975-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 248 publications in 6 languages and 13,592 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Television mini-series  Television comedies  Fiction  Television programs  Political television programs  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jodhi May
The last of the Mohicans by Michael Mann ( Visual )
64 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The love of Hawkeye, rugged frontiersman and adopted son of the Mohicans, and Cora Munro, aristocratic daughter of a British colonel, blazes amidst a brutal conflict between the British, the French and Native American allies in colonial America
Defiance by Nechama Tec ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deep forests of Poland and Belarus are the domain of the occupying Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests to undertake the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of Polish Jews fleeing from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery, must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold, unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into powerful freedom fighters. Based on true events
Turn of the screw by Henry James ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry James' chilling ghost tale about a governess hired by a charming bachelor to look after two young children in a grand mansion in rural England where sinister events place their lives in jeopardy
Daniel Deronda ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Deronda is sensitive and charming, the illegitimate son of an aristocrat, haunted by the secrets that shroud his birth. Beautiful, vivacious Gwendolen Harleth is a gambler and short on cash. When they meet at the roulette table, sparks fly. But above all, Gwendolen needs money, and the icy aristrocrat Henleigh Grandcourt is more than happy to provide. As her situation becomes more and more oppressive, she turns to Daniel for help-- only to discover his involvement with the young Jewish singer Mirah Lapidoth. Torn between his attraction to Gwendolen and his passion for Mirah and the plight of her people, Daniel is forced to look at his own mysterious past and find out who he really is-- and who he wants to be
The house of mirth by Terence Davies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story takes place at the opening of a new century, one that held forth all kinds of promises, especially for women. In this post-Victorian Fifth Avenue milieu, Lily Bart, an unmarried woman of 29 with dwindling prospects, needs a husband badly. She lives beyond her means, relying on the grudging charity of her elderly aunt. She is the kind of girl who would make an admirable decoration on some fine gentleman's arm, but there is a liveliness--a knowingness--in her eyes that alarms potential suitors. Lily is unsuccessful in her search for a haven, because she values her emotional and financial independence. To her eternal sorrow, it is other women, the doyennes of high society, who obliquely, ruthlessly, keep that independence forever out of poor Lily's reach
On a clear day by Alex Rose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inspirational and triumphant story of a man who defies great odds and takes on a monumental challenge. This heartwarming tale of determination is an uplifting and humorous film
The mayor of Casterbridge by David Thacker ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a drunken impulse, Henchard sells his wife and daughter at a country fair. Years later, when he has become a respected and prosperous man, his wife and daughter seek him out in Casterbridge
Ginger & Rosa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in German and English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two teenage girls--Ginger (Fanning) and Rosa (Engler)-- are inseparable: they play truant together, discuss religion, politics and hairstyles, and dream of lives bigger than their mothers' frustrated domesticity. But, as the Cold War meets the sexual revolution, and the threat of nuclear holocaust escalates, the lifelong friendship of the two girls is shattered by the clash of desire and the determination to grow up"--Container
Nightwatching ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 1642, Rembrandt reluctantly agrees to paint the Amsterdam Musketeer Militia in a group portrait that will later come to be known as the Nightwatch and stumbles upon a treacherous murder plot involving his subjects. Determined to expose the conspiracy, Rembrandt builds his accusation in the form of the commissioned painting, a decision which costs him everything
Aristocrats ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paints an intimate portrait of the 18th-century upper-class life in England and Ireland through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters. Well-educated, strong-minded, and distinctly individual, they take charge of their own lives, tempting scandal with their unconventional ideas about love, marriage, education, and fidelity
The six wives of Henry VIII by Time-Life Films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The six wives of Henry VIII: A six-part chronicle of England's early 16th century, recounting the turbulent life and times of King Henry VIII through the eyes and travails of his wives
The amazing Mrs. Pritchard ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ros Pritchard is a charming and honest woman who becomes Prime Minister. She wants to relocates Parliament to make it more accessible to the masses. She introduces "No cars Wednesday" to trackle global warming. At the same time, she juggles the needs and demands of her increasingly frustrated family, which she fears is slipping away from her. With humor and charm, she takes a bold unflinching look at the modern political process, and the toll it can take on our leaders and their loved ones
Tipping the velvet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The other Boleyn girl by Phillippa Lowthorpe ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The little-known story of Mary Boleyn who was mistress to King Henry VIII before he married her older sister, Anne. Two great families jockey for position and use their daughters as pawns in a deadly game. Set during one of the most notorious periods in British regal history. A story of a rival relationship between the two sisters
The woodlanders ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the rural corner of South England in the late 19th century, a passionate love triangle develops when a young woman returns to her hometown after finishing her studies
Stephen Poliakoff's Friends & crocodiles ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul is the owner of an impressive house and hosts the best parties as well as being impulsive, generous and imaginative. His secretary can't cope with his maverick ways and leaves under a cloud of disappointment. Yet they are fated to meet up again
A world apart by Chris Menges ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in South Africa in 1963, the story concerns an idealistic journalist Diana Roth who defies the government and becomes the first woman arrested under the 90-day Detention Act-- both a story of government abuse and a look at one mother's neglect of her family because of her involvement with a larger cause. Based on a true story
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Deronda is a sensitive, intelligent, young man haunted by secrets that shroud his birth. Gwendolen Harleth is a beautiful gambler short on cash. When the two meet, sparks fly
The gambler ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true episode in literary history, this is a tale of the strange circumstances that led Dostoyevsky to write his novel "The gambler". A young woman, in desperate need of money, takes a job as a stenographer while Dostoyevsky dictates his novel to her. The terms of her employment are extraordinary: she must stay in his apartment during the next month. As the novel unfolds, she discovers that she must come face-to-face with her own eroticism
Sister my sister by Nancy Meckler ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a provincial town in France in 1932, the female head of a seemingly respectable household discovers that the two sisters she is employing as maids are having more than just a sisterly relationship
 
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Johdi May & Jodhi May
May, Jodhi T. 1975-
May Johdi
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