Most widely held works by Hansjörg Felmy
Alfred Hitchcock's torn curtain ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
An edge-of-your-seat Cold War thriller set behind the Iron Curtain. Michael Armstrong is a renowned scientist attending an international physics conference in Copenhagen with Sarah Sherman, his fiancee/assistant. The heart-pounding action begins when Sarah picks up a message intended for Michael and discovers that he is defecting to East Germany ... or is he?
Buddenbrooks ein Film in zwei Teilen nach dem Roman von Thomas Mann ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Schachnovelle ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in German and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The Nazis capture an Austrian aristocrat and imprison him in solitary confinement deprived of all intellectual stimulation. He is manipulated and interrogated in an effort to force him to reveal secret information. Struggling to keep his sanity, he fights back with the only means available, a book on chess hidden in his cell.
Wir Wunderkinder ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of two schoolmates, Hans and Bruno who could not be more different. Hans is ambitious and must always work hard for his career, while happy go lucky Bruno is carefree. In the 1920s, Hans must finance his studies by selling newspapers, Bruno comes into easy money dealing in stocks and bonds. With the Nazis seizure of power in Germany, Bruno makes a political career, profiting from the expropriation of Jewish property. With the end of the Third Reich, Bruno discovers the lucrative black market, while Hans can barely feed his family. During the years of the German Miracle, Bruno becomes a prosperous businessman. As Hans, now a journalist, publishes a revealing article on the career of his former schoolmate, Bruno becomes infuriated by this attack on his honor. He decides to go meet Hans in the editorial office and intimidate him.
Buddenbrooks ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in German and held by 33 libraries worldwide
The story of the decline and fall of a once-prestigious German family. Anxious to preserve their rapidly diminishing wealth, the Buddenbrook clan undergoes several marriages of convenience--which serve only to weaken the strain, until, as the 20th Century dawns, only two members of the family are left.
Schachnovelle Brainwashed ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in German and held by 33 libraries worldwide
The Nazis capture an Austrian aristocrat and imprison him in solitary confinement and deprived of all intellectual stimulation. Once there, he is manipulated and interrogated in an effort to force him to reveal secret information vital to his captors. Struggling to keep his sanity, he fights back with the only means available to him--a book on chess hidden in his cell.
Monster of London city ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Wealthy people are getting notes from "The patrons of the rich" offering "protection" for a large sum... and those who don't pay wind up brutally murdered! Inspector Weston of Scotland Yard is joined by the FBI's Cpt. Allerman (Star Wars' Christopher Lee) to expose the deadly secrets of London's underworld, where every dark street corner could be hiding a vicious killer bent on protecting The Mystery of the Red Orchid! Based on a novel by the popular Edgar Wallace, this stylish installment in the continuing series of German krimi thrillers features a great scene where "Two-Gun Lee" deals with a gangster hitman. Also featuring Klaus Kinski (For a Few Dollars More), Marisa Mell (Danger: Diabolik), and Adrian Hoven (Mark of the Devil). Then the spirit of Jack the Ripper seems to be very much alive in 1960s London as a series of brutal slayings by the Monster of London City has Scotland Yard baffled.
Wir Wunderkinder [videorecording ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Covers the years 1913-1955 in a small German town. Hans Bockel and Bruno Tiches both live through the end of the Kaisers̕ Germany, the Weimar republic, National Socialism and the post-war decade leading to the years of the German economic miracle. While the nimble opportunist Tiches always comes to a profitable arrangement with the powerful, Bockel the journalist remains an upright idealist who always chooses the path of integrity but remains unsuccessful. But one day the journalist has had enough, and in his newspaper attacks the former supreme Nazi and major industrialist Tiches hard. Naturally his article is not without its consequences.
Haie und kleine Fische ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Four young German naval cadets begin their military service in 1940; only one of them will survive."--Imdb.com.
Anna Karenina : Hörspiel ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Winnetou Hörspiel ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The Edgar Wallace collection. Volume one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
[The mad executioners]: A group of hooded judges hold judgment over criminals who managed to escape the traditional justice system. Their verdict is invariably death by strangulation courtesy of the hangman's rope that gets stolen in regular intervals from Scotland Yard's Black Museum.
Die Verschwörung des Fiesco zu Genua Hörspiel ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Der Stern von Afrika ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Unruhige Nacht ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Verhaal met uitgesproken anti-oorlog-strekking over de ervaringen en reacties van een Duitse veldprediker, aan wie wordt opgedragen een ter dood veroordeelde soldaat in zijn laatste uren bij te staan.
Monster of London city Secret of the red orchid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Monster of London city: The spirit of Jack the Ripper seems to be very much alive in 1960s London as a series of brutal slayings has Scotland Yard baffled.
Unruhige Nacht ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A chaplain in the Wehrmacht is sent to the Russian front to attend and comfort a German soldier sentenced to death for desertion.
Der zerrissene Vorhang ( )
3 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Der Henker von London ein Hörspiel nach dem Original-Kinofilm von 1963 ( )
3 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Die Triffids Hörspiel ( )
2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Austria Brainwashing Chess Cold War (1945-1989) Criminal investigation Defectors Desertion, Military Detective and mystery television programs Detectives Drama England Executions and executioners Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Foreign films Germany Germany (West) Historical films Horror films Horse racing Jack,--the Ripper Military campaigns Military chaplains Military deserters Motion pictures Motion pictures, German Murder Pictorial works Scientists Spy films Switzerland Television programs--for the hearing impaired Television series Thrillers (Motion pictures) Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Vigilantes War films World War (1939-1945)
Felmy, Hans-Jörg 1931-2007