WorldCat Identities

Koch, Sebastian 1962-

Works: 200 works in 715 publications in 9 languages and 15,663 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Creator, Editor, Translator, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sebastian Koch
Das Leben der Anderen = The lives of others by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Visual )

86 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of the 2007 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. In East Berlin in 1984, an agent of the secret police who is conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover finds himself becoming increasingly drawn into their lives. Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck and stars Ulrich Muehe, Sebastian Koch and Martina Gedeck
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic events, Bridge of Spies tells the story of James Donovan, a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on a near- impossible mission to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. High stakes and suspense power a story inspired by true events that captures the essence of a man who risked everything, and that vividly brings his personal journey to life. Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot."--Container
The Danish girl by Tom Hooper( Visual )

25 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans les années 1930 au Danemark, le destin de la première femme transgenre de l'histoire à avoir obtenu des opérations de réassignation sexuelle, l'artiste Lili Elbe et de sa femme Gerda." (Source : jaquette)
A good day to die hard by John Moore( Visual )

24 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John McClane, the heroic New York cop with a knack for being in the wrong place at the right time, is back, and his latest predicament takes him all the way to Russia to track down his estranged son, Jack, who has been imprisoned in Moscow. But the mission takes a deadly turn as father and son must join forces to thwart a nuclear weapons heist that could trigger World War III
Zwartboek = Black book by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

50 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel is the daughter of an affluent Rotterdam Jewish family who are ambushed while trying to escape into Allied territory. She alone survives, and ends up in the Dutch Resistance, transformed into blond Ellis de Vries, playing Mata Hari to high-ranking German officer Ludwig Müntze. The officer can feel the Allies closing in, and is eager to forge a separate peace with the resistance fighters who may soon become the Dutch government, and keeps her secret. Meanwhile, someone in the resistance is systematically undermining the operation and betraying escaping Jewish families. For Rachel and Müntze alike, life in occupied Holland is terrifying. Expectations can be fatally reversed in seconds, and interlocking webs of secrecy and betrayal keep everyone always on edge
Homeland( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now working at a private security firm in Berlin, Carrie is trying to start a new life, but she soon discovers she can't escape her past. Blindsided by stunning betrayals, and without Saul and Quinn to rely on, Carrie must uncover a deadly conspiracy that puts thousands of lives at risk, including her own
Bel canto by Ann Patchett( Visual )

9 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera singer Roxanne Coss becomes trapped in a hostage situation when she's invited to perform at a lavish party for a wealthy industrialist in South America. As a lengthy standoff ensues, hostages and captors form unexpected bonds as they overcome their differences to find their shared humanity
Never look away( Visual )

7 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in German and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German artist Kurt Barnert has escaped East Germany and now lives in West Germany, but is tormented by his childhood under the Nazis and the GDR-regime
The Galapagos affair : Satan came to Eden by Dayna Goldfine( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Documentary portrait of a 1930s murder mystery"--Container
Der tunnel = The tunnel by Roland Suso Richter( Visual )

43 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tunnel is based on the true story of a massive underground escape attempt from East to West Berlin. An Anti-communist East German swimming champion narrowly escapes before the Berlin Wall is done, but his sister is left behind
Albatross( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

17-year-old Emelia, who believes she is following in the footsteps of her great-grandfather Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by pursuing a writing career, takes a job at a B&B owned by former writer Jonathan Fischer and run by his wife Joa. Sensing emerging talent in Emelia, Jonathan begins to tutor her, leading to a relationship that soon develops into a secret affair. Meanwhile, bookish daughter Beth Fishcher finds an unlikely friend in the free-spirited Emelia
Songs and letters by Robert Schumann( )

3 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au nom de ma fille = In her name by Vincent Garenq( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in French and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping and emotional legal drama based on a true story that moved France for three decades. In 1982, Andre Bamberski learns about the death of his fourteen year-old daughter, Kalinka. Convinced that Kalinka's death was not an accident, Bamberski begins to investigate. A botched autopsy report raises his suspicions and leads him to accuse Kalinka's stepfather of the murder
Rhapsody : a dream novel by Arthur Schnitzler( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in German and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begierde, Träume und Verborgenes - noch immer übt Arthur Schnitzlers Erzählung "Traumnovelle" eine besondere Faszination aus. Nachdem sie zunächst kapitelweise in der Zeitschrift "Die Dame" veröffentlicht wurde, erschien 1926 die erste Buchausgabe. Längst ist sie zu einem der großen Klassiker deutscher Literatur avanciert und wurde spätestens mit Stanley Kubriks Verfilmung "Eyes wide shut" weltweit berühmt
Das Leben der anderen : Filmbuch by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in German and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drehbuch und Hintergrundmaterial zum gleichnamigen Film von Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck (Deutschland, 2006)
Operation Valkyrie by Jo Baier( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in German and English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 20th July 1944, a bomb, planted by high ranking German officer Claus von Stauffenberg, exploded in the briefing room of Wolf's Lair, Adolf Hitler's Eastern Front HQ. This is the story of the most serious attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler - Operation Valkyrie. Also included is an interview with Nigel Jones, author of the book "Countdown to Valkyrie."
The pirate( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pirate is the epic true story of Ioannis Varvakis, a humble Greek pirate who, with the help of Catherine the Great, went on to become an international caviar millionaire but ended his days as an inmate of a remote prison island. This epic tale moves from the Greek islands, to the court of the Russian Queen, and then back to a country torn apart by revolution and civil war
Und lauscht hinaus den weißen Wegen. Weihnachten mit Sebastian Koch Lesung mit Musik mit Sebastian Koch (1 CD) by div( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in German and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein großer Schauspieler, weihnachtliche Chormusik und eine bis auf den letzten Platz gefüllte Kirche: Sebastian Koch entführt mit Heiterem und Besinnlichem in seine ganz persönliche Weihnachtswelt. Da trifft die schwäbische Fassung von Gerhard Polts "Schönstem Weihnachtserlebnis" auf Rilkes berührende Erzählung "Das Christkind", Texte von Axel Hacke, Joseph von Eichendorff und Theodor Storm auf "Die Weihnachtsgeschichte nach Lukas". Live gelesen in der Erlöserkirche Bad Homburg und untermalt von Klassikern wie "Stille Nacht" und "In dulci jubilo" entfaltet sich ein Weihnachtszauber der ganz besonderen Art
Werk ohne Autor by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Visual )

9 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rond 1960 vlucht de jonge schilder Kurt Barnett van Oost- naar West-Duitsland. Door zijn herinneringen aan nazi-Duitsland en zijn jeugd onder het communisme heeft hij aanvankelijk moeite zijn eigen weg te vinden
Effi Briest by Julia Jentsch( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At her parents' urging, Effi Briest, a free-spirited 17-year-old girl, marries Baron von Innstetten, nearly 20 years her senior, and a former admirer of Effi's mother. The arranged marriage spells the beginning of a monotonous existence for Effi far away from her hometown, as Innstetten is preoccupied with his political career and the sleepy town of Kessin offers little excitement. That is, until Major Crampas arrives--one of Innstetten's military comrades and a charming womanizer. Effi starts a passionate affair with him and finally discovers what love is. But it comes at a steep price; the affair proves fatal for Crampas. Effi, on the other hand (unlike in Fontane's novel) deals with the consequences of her decisions and embarks on a new chapter in her life
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Das Leben der Anderen = The lives of others
Zwartboek = Black book
Alternative Names
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