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Green, Sarah 1957-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 416 publications in 9 languages and 22,520 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films 
Roles: Producer, pmn, Author, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sarah Green
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )

61 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the life of Frida Kahlo. A product of humble beginnings, she becomes a famous artist, lives scandalous affairs, and has an enduring relationship with her mentor and husband, Diego Rivera
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Smith leaves the Jamestown fort to explore and trade with the Indians, but he is captured. Princess Pocahontas asks her father to spare Smith's life and they fall in love. When he returns to Jamestown, he finds the people starving. Pocahontas brings supplies, but while saving them English, she falls in disgrace with her people. When the Indians realize that the English will not leave their country, they attack. After a bloody battle, the English trade Pocahontas and lodge her in the fort to protect their families. With the return of Captain Newport, Smith is promoted and sent back to England. He asks a friend to tell Pocahontas that he drowned during the trip. Pocahontas is civilized and baptized by the English and John Rolfe proposes and marries her. Many years later, she hears that Captain Smith is alive, and she has to decide if she keeps her marriage or follows her heart
The tree of life by Terrence Malick( Visual )

53 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impressionistic story of a Midwestern family in the 1950s that follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his father. Jack finds himself a lost soul in the modern world, seeking answers to the origins and meaning of life while questioning the existence of faith
Loving by Jeff Nichols( Visual )

12 editions published in 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court
Mud by Jeff Nichols( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
The secret of Roan Inish by John Sayles( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical tale of a girl whose search for her missing brother brings an Irish legend to life
Midnight special( Visual )

17 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and son go on the run, pursued by government agents and a cult drawn to the boy's special powers
Take shelter by Jeff Nichols( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtis LaForche lives in a small town in Ohio with his wife, Samantha, and six-year-old daughter, Hannah, who is deaf. When Curtis begins to have terrifying dreams, he keeps the visions to himself, channeling his anxiety into obsessively building a storm shelter in his backyard. His inexplicable behavior concerns those closest to him, but the resulting strain on his marriage and tension within his community can't compare with Curtis's privately held fear of what his dreams may truly signify
State and Main by David Mamet( Visual )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to save money on production costs, a movie production crew moves into a small town in Vermont. The crew soon discovers that their much needed "prop" has burned down, the star can't keep his pants zipped, the starlet won't take off her top and the locals want a piece of the action
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the decedent glamour and escalating danger of revolution-era Cuba. Katey is a young American woman, who, with her family move to Cuba and discovers love, sensuality and independence. Katey persuades Javier to partner her in a prestigious national dance competition at Havana's Glittering Palace. They secretly meet to practice their dance moves at a steamy night club, where the dancing is hotter than the temperature outside. As the competition arrives, Katey and Javier take their place as a couple on the dance floor with a sizzling style and a rhythm all their own
To the wonder by Terrence Malick( Visual )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neil is an American traveling in Europe who meets and falls in love with Marina. After visiting Mont Saint-Michel, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Marina meets a priest and fellow exile, who is struggling with his vocation, while Neil renews his ties with a childhood friend, Jane
Song to song by Terrence Malick( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and French and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this modern love story set against the Austin, Texas music scene, two entangled couples; struggling songwriters Faye and BV, and music mogul Cook and the waitress whom he ensnares, chase success through a rock 'n' roll landscape of seduction and betrayal
Knight of cups by Terrence Malick( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows writer Rick on an odyssey through the playgrounds of Los Angeles and Las Vegas as he undertakes a search for love and self. Even as he moves through a desire-laden landscape of mansions, resorts, beaches and clubs, Rick grapples with complicated relationships with his brother and father. His quest to break the spell of his disenchantment takes him on a series of adventures with six alluring women
Passion fish by Mary Sayles( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an auto accident leaves her paralyzed, ex-soap opera star May-Alice Culhane returns to her now-empty family home in the bayous of Louisiana where she proceeds to drive away a succession of nurses-- until Chantelle. May-Alice and Chantelle form an unlikely friendship, and explore the bayou, as well as the murkier aspects of men, romance, and family
The Winslow boy by David Mamet( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A barrister defends a 14-year-old naval cadet accused of stealing a postal money-order
Girlfight by Karyn Kusama( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diana Guzman is always fighting, whether at home in the housing projects with her abusive dad or at high school. She finds a new outlet for her anger at her brother's boxing gym. With hard-core training from veteran boxing coach Hector, Diana learns she has the guts and talent to be a contender
Oleanna by David Mamet( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to pass one of her classes, Carol approaches her professor John behind the closed doors of his university office. Words are exchanged. A touch. A glance. And what began as a simple meeting between teacher and student, suddenly spirals wildly out-of-control. But when Carol files harassment charges against him, the wheels are set in motion for a high stakes game of cat-and-mouse with shocking, devastating results
The vessel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music, dancing, fireworks, childbirth. these are just a few things that vanished from a small fishing village after a massive tidal wave crushed the local elementary school, washing 46 children out to sea. Father Douglas Wood (Martin Sheen) urges the grief stricken mothers to have more children, but they refuse, locked in a state of perpetual mourning. Until one night when a local young man named Leo slips off the pier and drowns, only to mysteriously awaken three hours later. Could this be a sign from God? For the first time in years, father Douglas sees a glimmer of hope in their eyes
The Spanish prisoner by David Mamet( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joe Ross is the inventor of "The Process," a top-secret formula which promises to make his company unimaginably rich. But when Joe meets a successful, cynical businessman ... he begins to suspect that his boss will never share the profits. And with that seed of doubt planted, an intricate con-game soon falls into place"--Container
Andre's mother( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine has lost her son, Cal has lost his lover, and together they must seek a reconciliation, an understanding of life with and now without their Andre who has lost his life to AIDS
 
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