WorldCat Identities

Idziak, Slawomir

Works: 206 works in 594 publications in 10 languages and 11,755 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  War films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Author, Videographer , Scenarist, Performer, Other, Conceptor, Composer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Slawomir Idziak
Most widely held works by Slawomir Idziak
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden( Visual )

65 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film recreates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October, 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare
King Arthur by Keira Knightley( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elitelegionär Arthur und seine Ritter der Tafelrunde im Streite mit heidnischen Rebellen und anstürmenden Sachsen in einem aufwändig arrangierten Hollywood-Historienabenteuer
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by David Yates( Visual )

42 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits"--Container
Gattaca by Andrew Niccol( Visual )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bienvenido al mundo de GATTACA. Gracias a los avances científicos hechos a fines de los 90's, ahora puedes escoger los genes de tu hijo, mientras más perfecto sea tu bebé, más oportunidades tendrá para triunfar; pero si deseas concebirlo de manera natural dejas sus roles genéticos a la suerte y no puedes más que desear su felicidad en un mundo donde solo hay seres genéticamente perfectos. Vincent, tiene muchas virtudes que se consideran fallas: apasionado, vulnerable, soñador y además esta determinado a lograr sus ambiciones. Comprando la identidad de otra persona, Vincent termina siendo un respetable piloto en la Corporación Futurística "GATTACA", y cuando está a punto de alcanzar su sueño, un cruel asesinato amenaza con exponerlo como fraude y a condenarlo como culpable, aún siendo inocente
La double vie de Veronique = The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

33 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 810 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
Sipur ʻal ahavah ṿe-ḥoshekh = A tale of love and darkness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Hebrew and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the international best seller by Amos Oz, the story of his youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man's relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories told, become the stories lived
Men with guns = Los hombres armados by John Sayles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly physician who trains young people to provide health care to the poor people of an agricultural country finds out that many of his former students are being killed by guerillas. He travels to a mountainous area of the country to find out why these men with guns are killing anyone they want
A short film about killing= Krótki film ó zabijaniu by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in Polish and English and held by 301 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
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the devastating first film of the Three colors trilogy, Juliette Binoche gives a tour de force performance as Julie, a woman reeling from the tragic death of her husband and young daughter. But Blue is more than just a blistering study of grief; it's also a tale of liberation, as Julie attempts to free herself from the past while confronting truths about the life of her late husband, a composer. Shot in sapphire tones by Sławomir Idziak, and set to an extraordinary operatic score by Zbigniew Preisner, Blue is an overwhelming sensory experience
Blue, white, red : three colors( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in French and held by 265 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
Bez końca = No end by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Polish and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antek was one of the few lawyers willing to take on political cases in a period of enforced martial law. Upon his unexpected death, Antek's wife Ulla struggles to cope with her grief. She eventually takes on the task of finding another attorney to take over one of her husband's cases to defend a man jailed for leading a labor strike. After connecting a colleague from Antek's past with the prisoner's wife, a series of mysterious signals make Ulla believe that Antek ghost is warning her about the man choosen to replace him
A year of the quiet sun by Krzysztof Zanussi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in Polish and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emilia, a Polish widow and her ailing mother manage to eke out a living, and it is while she has a rare moment for her only enjoyment - painting - that she meets Norman, an American soldier involved in war-crime investigations. both their lives have been disrupted by the war. Norman has seen too much to be able to return home easily but he feels he has found a woman who could be his partner for life, although hthey have no common language and can only communicate by gestures, or clumsily, through an interpreter." -- records for earlier editions
Blizna = The scar by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in Polish and held by 192 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
The journey of August King( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1815, and North Carolina widower and farmer August King sets off on his yearly trip to sell his produce and buy the stock and goods he will need to survive the winter. On his journey, he comes upon a young, female, run-away slave. Now King must decide if he will break the law and help her to freedom, or if he should leave her to be hunted down and, ultimately, returned to her slave owner
Dekalog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Polish and held by 133 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
La double vie de Veronique = The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Polish and French and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weronika, a Polish choir soprano, and Veronique, a French music teacher, have never met. However, the two women have a supernatural bond that affects each other's lives
Trois couleurs by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rouge] The story of a beautiful young woman and her meeting with an unusual stranger, a meeting that leads her down a path of intrigue and secrecy
From a far country : Pope John Paul II( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic story follows the life of Karol Wojtyla, a Polish Roman Catholic who ascends the throne of St. Peter as Pope John Paul II. As a young boy, Karol is a bright student. Archbishop Sapieha recognizes the very special and moving qualities in Karol and encourages him to consider the priesthood. Although determined to study Polish literature, Karol eventually turns to the church. He becomes an ordained priest and studies in Italy, France, and Belgium. Torn by fear and repression in post-Stalin Easter Europe, Karol becomes a poisonous thorn in the communists' side. His deep reverence and commitment to his Catholic faith return him to Poland as Pope John Paul II
Casualties of war by Brian De Palma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Hawk down : With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters
Die Vermessung der Welt by Detlev Buck( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film adaptation of the best selling book, the lives of two great German scientist, Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Gauss, are contrasted. Both were about the same age and came from Brunswick, in Germany. However, while Humboldt came from a priviledged background and traveled the globe constantly, Gauss rose from poverty to become the founder of numbers theory and rarely traveled
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Black Hawk down : a story of modern war
Harry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixTrois couleurs. Three colors. RedCasualties of war
Alternative Names
Idziak, Slavomir 1945-

Idziak, Sławomir

Idziak Slawomir 1945-....

Idziak, Sławomir Andrzej

Sławomir Idziak direttore della fotografia polacco

Sławomir Idziak Polish cinematographer

Sławomir Idziak polnischer Kameramann

Sławomir Idziak Pools director of photography

Σλάβομιρ Ίντζιακ Πολωνός Κινηματογραφιστής

Идзяк, Славомир

Սլավոմիր Աձյակ

סלוומיר אידזיאק

اسواوومیر ایجاک