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Warner Independent Pictures

Overview
Works: 40 works in 177 publications in 6 languages and 24,784 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Wildlife films  Melodrama 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Warner Independent Pictures
Good Night, and Good Luck by George Clooney( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee. With a desire to report the facts and enlighten the public, Murrow, and his dedicated staff - headed by his producer Fred Friendly and Joe Wershba in the CBS newsroom - defy corporate and sponsorship pressures to examine the lies and scaremongering tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist 'witch-hunts'. A very public feud develops when the Senator responds by accusing the anchor of being a communist. In this climate of fear and reprisal, the CBS crew carries on and their tenacity will prove historic and monumental
March of the penguins by Luc Jacquet( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every year, thousands of Antarctica's emperor penguins make an astonishing journey to breed their young. They walk - marching day and night in single file 70 miles into the darkest, driest and coldest continent on Earth ... Breathtaking photography captures the transcendent beauty and staggering drama of devoted parent penguins who, in the fierce polar winter, take turns guarding their egg and trekking to the ocean in search of food. Predators hunt them, storms lash at them. But the safety of their adorable chicks makes it all worthwhile."--Container
The Painted Veil by Naomi Watts( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1920, después de haberse casado precipitadamente Walter y Kitty se mudan a Shangai. Ahí Kitty conoce a un estadounidense del que se enamora y comienzan un amorío. Después que Walter se entera de esto se la lleva a un pueblo perdido de China en donde el cólera esta acabando con todos
In the valley of Elah by Paul Haggis( Visual )

11 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank, a retired Sergeant with the Military Police, receives a call informing him that his youngest son, Mike, has gone AWOL. Hank embarks on finding Mike, recently returned from a tour of duty in Iraq, but makes a series of discoveries, including a murder, that leads Hank into a far more confused and disturbing situation than he'd expected
al-Jannah al-ān = Paradise Now by Hany Abu-Assad( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Palestinian friends are called upon to strike Tel Aviv; when they become separated a woman discovers their plans and causes them to reconsider
Before Sunset by Richard Linklater( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two strangers met by chance, spent a night together in Vienna, and parted before sunrise. Nine years later, Jesse has written a book about the encounter. During his accelerated European book tour, he meets up with Celine in Paris. Before Jesse's flight home, he joins Celine for a picturesque walk around the city and they have an intimate conversation, ending at Celine's apartment. Will they get the chance to fall in love all over again?
The 11th hour by Nadia Conners( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the indelible footprint that humans have left on this planet, and the catastrophic effects of environmental neglect and abuse, and calls for restorative action through a reshaping of human activity
Everything Is Illuminated by Liev Schreiber( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Jewish American man endeavors to find the woman who saved his grandfather during World War II in a Ukrainian village, that was ultimately razed by the Nazis, with the help of a local who speaks weirdly funny broken English
Un long dimanche de fiançailles A very long engagement by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in French and English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920, country girl Mathilde is living in Brittany with her aunt and uncle when she learns that her fiancé Manech was one of five French soldiers condemned to a barbarous death by their own side. Court-martialed for intentionally wounding themselves, their punishment is to be thrown into no man's land, unarmed and with their hands tied behind their backs. But Manech may have survived. Hiring a dogged old bird of a private detective and a lawyer to aid her, Mathilde is off on an adventure. She pursues her sleuthing through a flurry of letters, documents, and private interviews--hunting down the soldiers who were in the trenches with Manech--along with their lovers and relatives. She also discovers that she has a sort of doppelgänger: a Corsican prostitute pursuing a parallel investigation for another of the five, and murdering anyone who did her own beloved mate wrong. Mathilde will have to hurry to follow the clues piecing the story together before they are lost forever
For your consideration by Christopher Guest( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No-name actors are making a low-budget period drama called "Home for Purim," when an anonymous post on the Internet suggests that one performance is Oscar-worthy. Then, two more cast members get Oscar-related press: buzz in "Variety" and appearances on TV prompt the studio executives to insist on changes in the script in anticipation of a blockbuster. Jump ahead a few months to the days before Oscar nominees are announced: just the possibility of a nomination has changed the actors' lives
Infamous by Douglas McGrath( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row
A scanner darkly by Richard Linklater( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future world where America has lost the war on drugs, an L.A. undercover agents change their faces along with their identities. One officer's liberal ingestion of the drug "Substance D" causes him to develop a split personality, a notorious drug dealer. Along with his superior officers, the police set up an elaborate scheme to catch his drug dealer alter-ego and tear down his operation. Filmed using an animation technique called interpolated rotoscope, with animation over filmed sequences
The science of sleep by Michel Gondry( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Venu travailler à Paris dans une entreprise fabriquant des calendriers, Stéphane Miroux mène une vie monotone qu'il compense par ses rêves. Devant des caméras en carton, il s'invente une émission de télévision sur le rêve. Un jour, il fait la connaissance de Stéphanie, sa voisine, dont il tombe amoureux. D'abord charmée par les excentricités de cet étonnant garçon, la jeune femme prend peur et finit par le repousser. Ne sachant comment parvenir à la séduire, Stéphane décide de chercher la solution de son problème là où l'imagination est reine..." (Source : allocine.fr)
In the land of women( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devastated over his breakup with his girlfriend, Carter Webb leaves Los Angeles to stay with his ailing Grandmother in her suburban Detroit home. Across the street lives the Hardwicke family. As Carter struggles to reconcile his own inner conflicts, he is drawn into the pains and loves of the Hardwicke women. All the Hardwicke women, in their way, fall in love with Carter. Each woman, in her own way, helps Carter find his way back
Darfur now six stories, one hope( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the story of six people who are determined to end the sufferings in Sudan's war-ravaged Darfur. The six - an American activist, an international prosecutor, a Sudanese rebel, a sheikh, a leader of the World Food Program and an internationally known actor - demonstrate the power of how one individual can create extraordinary changes
Snow angels by Kate Beckinsale( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartrending portrayal of three couples after an unexpected act of violence disrupts their lives. They experience the profound moments in which they realize how precarious and remarkable life can be
The jacket by Yue han mei bu li( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Gulf War veteran has returned home with amnesia only to be convicted of a murder he didn't commit. While in an institution for the criminally insane he is put on a heavy course of experimental drugs and restrained in a jacket-like device and locked away in a body drawer of the basement morgue. The process mysteriously transports him to the future where he hopes to make changes that can alter the course of history
Towelhead by alan ball ( '07 ) movie( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jasira, a 13-year-old Lebanese-American girl, moves to suburban Houston to live with her extremely strict father
Funny games by Michael Haneke( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le séjour d'une famille en vacances se transforme en cauchemar délirant lorsque deux jeunes psychopathes s'introduisent dans leur maison. Terrorisés et soumis à d'atroces violences, ils devront se battre pour survivre
December boys by Rod Hardy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the late 1960s, four orphan boys go for a holiday by the sea on the South Australian coast. Since they share the same birth month, the orphanage calls them December boys. But these teens--Maps, Spit, Spark and Misty--have much more in common. With no hopes of ever joining a family, they form their own familial bonds. Then the unexpected news comes that a young couple may adopt one of them, and the long-time pals suddenly share something else: a rivalry to be the chosen one
 
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Good Night, and Good Luck
Alternative Names
Warner Bros. Entertainment. Warner Independent Pictures

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ワーナー・インディペンデント・ピクチャーズ

華納獨立影片公司

Languages
English (116)

French (12)

Arabic (8)

Chinese (2)

Italian (2)

German (1)

Covers
March of the penguinsThe Painted VeilIn the valley of Elahal-Jannah al-ān = Paradise NowBefore SunsetEverything Is IlluminatedFor your considerationInfamous