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Tufano, Brian

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Most widely held works by Brian Tufano
Billy Elliot by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

50 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old miner's son Billy Elliot is on his way to boxing lessons when he stumbles upon a ballet class. Billy secretly joins the class, knowing that his blue-collar family would never understand
Trainspotting by Danny Boyle( Visual )

72 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose a family ... ". This is the story of Mark Renton and his so-called friends - a bunch of losers, liars, psychos, thieves and junkies. Charts the disintegration of their friendship as they proceed seemingly towards self-destruction. Mark alone has the insight and opportunity to escape his fate - but then again does he really want to "choose life"?
Middlemarch by George Eliot( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on George Eliot's novel, Middlemarch is set in early nineteenth century England and charts the impact of the Industrial Revolution on the town as it divides its population into two opposing factions: the conservatives and the liberals
Last orders by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives of four buddies, men from South London, covering nearly a half-century of their lives, from their adopted pub to Margate Pier. Through a series of flashbacks, they take you on a journey of a lifetime. Along with them are the ashes of Jack, their larger-than-life friend, whose deathbed request sends them on their way
Shallow grave by Danny Boyle( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three self-involved Edinburgh roommates take in a brooding boarder. When he dies of an overdose, leaving a suitcase full of money, the trio embark on a series of very bad decisions, with extraordinarily grim consequences for all. Macabre but with a streak of offbeat humor, this stylistically influential tale of guilt and derangement is a full-throttle bit of Hitchcockian nastiness
Quadrophenia by Franc Roddam( Visual )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Who's classic rock opera Quadrophenia was the basis for this invigorating, coming-of-age movie and depiction of the defiant, drug-fueled mod subculture of London, 1965. Like many other youths, Jimmy hates the philistine life, especially his parents and his job in a company's mailing division
Once upon a time in the Midlands by Paul Fraser( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his girlfriend turns down a marriage proposal by her decent-but-dull boyfriend, small-time crook, Jimmy, drifts back into town to win back his old flame and pull off one final crime. Will she follow her head or her heart - and can her new beau handle the stiff competition? This smooth operator has more than met his match in a motley crew of oddball outcasts, as rekindled passions and old secrets up the ante in an uproarious love triangle
Miracle at Oxford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspirational account of a team rising to meet the ultimate challenge of winning back its honor. To Oxford University, "The Boat Race"--An annual rowing competition between Oxford and its archrival Cambridge - is more important than the Olympics. So when Oxford's long winning streak ends in humiliating defeat, they vow victory the next year at all costs. But the method they choose threatens to tear the team apart while setting up a struggle between old-school traditions and modern rivalry. In order to restore the pride of Oxford, they must rally together to achieve their one common goal
A life less ordinary by Danny Boyle( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A janitor in Los Angeles takes his boss' daughter hostage after being fired and replaced by a robot. Two angels in charge of human relationships on earth offer some unsolicited help to bring this unlikely couple together
Late night shopping by Saul Metzstein( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quirky, offbeat comedy, in which four friends who are stuck in a twilight world, going nowhere fast, suddenly find they have more in common than they might expect, and embark on a journey that just might change their lives
East is East by Damien O'Donnell( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Khan proud Pakistani and chip shop owner rules his family with a rod of iron. He thinks he's raising his seven children to be respectable Pakistanis - but this is Salford in the North of England, in 1971. East is East is the story of what happens when two cultures collide within one family
Sex & drugs & rock & roll : the wild rock-and-roll journey of the legendary Ian Dury by Mat Whitecross( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Ian Dury who was stricken with polio at a young age and defied expectations by becoming one of the founder of the punk-rock scene in Britain in the 1970s
Oriente es Oriente East is East( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En Salford, al norte de Inglaterra, vive George Khan, un orgulloso emigrante paquistaní. Casado con una mujer inglesa, George gobierna a su familia con mano de hierro, con la idea que sus siete hijos sean unos paquistaníes respetables y, por supuesto, musulmanes. Esto implica, entre una larga serie de normas a cumplir, que se han de casar con quien él decide. Para los chicos, la educación que trata de imponerles su padre supone todo un sacrificio. Ellos sólo aspiran a integrarse en la sociedad en la que viven y olvidar la rígida concepción familiar de su padre
Kleine Morde unter Freunden( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I could never be your woman by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosie is an older, divorced professional who has had little luck in love. She finally finds a fitting companion in the form of Adam, a much younger man. As her relationship threatens to move beyond something simply physical, her teenage daughter, Izzie, begins to wonder if the strange tingling sensation that she feels when she is in the company of a handsome local boy could possibly be what adults refer to as 'love.' Of course anything is possible with Mother Nature up to her old mischief, and with higher powers at play there's no telling what will come of these relationships
El novio de mi madre( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de una mujer madura que se enamora de un hombre mucho más joven, al tiempo que su hija adolescente se enamora por primera vez
Lebe lieber ungewöhnlich( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in German and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virtual sexuality( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justine wants to find Mr. Right, but a busty local sexpot, Hoover, keeps getting in the way. So she goes to a new technology fair to snag a guy and winds up creating her perfect man on a computer. When a fluke accident makes virtual reality real, Justine finds herself face-to-face with her creation
Billy Elliot - I will dance( )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una Historia diferente( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Billy Elliot
Alternative Names
Brian Tufano britischer Kameramann

Brian Tufano Brits director of photography

Μπράιαν Τουφάνο Βρετανός κινηματογραφιστής

Брайан Тьюфано

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