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Element Films (Firm)

Works: 35 works in 103 publications in 3 languages and 5,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  War films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Comedy films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Element Films (Firm)
The Wind That Shakes the Barley by Ken Loach( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1920's Ireland, two brothers join guerrilla squads fighting British soldiers for Ireland's independence
Mr. Brooks by Bruce A Evans( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Brooks is a successful businessman, a generous philanthropist, a loving father, and a devoted husband. He is seemingly perfect, but he has a secret. He is also the notorious Thumbprint Killer, and no one has ever suspected it until now. Tracy Atwood is a tough detective whose devotion to her craft catches the attention and respect of the serial killer she is hunting, which leads to a symbiotic relationship
Pride by Sunu Gonera( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of inner city Philadelphia swim coach Jim Ellis. From his roots in Salisbury, North Carolina, Ellis goes on to build a swim team in one of Philly's toughest neighborhoods in the 1970s
Down in the valley by David Jacobson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rebellious teenage girl falls for an older man, who may or may not have once been a cowboy. Her father does not approve of the relationship, and attempts to prevent them from seeing each other
Waiting-- by Ryan Reynolds( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dean is a 22 year old waiter who works at a restaurant called ShenaniganZ. The wait staff have an irreverent disdain for their customers. Dean is offered the job of assistant manager and he is forced to consider the potential benefits/disadvantages of accepting. Along with his roommate Monty, Dean lives in a house that is the constant host of parties. Monty's current objective, Natasha, the underage hostess at the restaurant. Monty gives a tour to new waiter, Mitch. Other staff includes the busboys Nick and T-dawg; the bartenders; the dishwasher, Bishop; another cook, Floyd; the manager, Dan; and the other wait staff, Naomi, Serena, Amy, and Calvin
Five fingers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martijn is an idealistic Dutch pianist who travels to Morocco to help start a food bank program for malnourished children. Within moments of his arrival, however, Martijn is abducted by a group of terrorists, injected with a debilitating drug, and imprisoned. Under the threat of death, Martijn engages in a mental chess match with Ahmat who is trying to learn his captor's true objective and avoid a horrible fate
What Richard did by Lenny Abrahamson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world is bright and everything seems possible for Richard Karlsen, the golden boy of his privileged set of Dublin teens, until he does something that destroys it all and shatters the lives of the people closest to him
College by Auguste Lambert( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school senior, Kevin, gets dumped by his girlfriend Gina for being too boring. He doesn't want to go to the freshman orientation weekend at Fieldmont University, where they had planned to go together, but his best friends Carter and Morris convince him that the weekend away will help get his mind off her. Once there, one of the rowdiest fraternities on campus pretends to recruit them as pledges in return for granting them access to the college party scene. The guys are forced to put up with the disgusting antics of fraternity brothers Teague, Bearcat, and Cooper, but, they meet sorority girls Kendall, Heather, and Amy, and sparks fly. Teague feels threatened by Kevin's new relationship with Kendall and he decides to take the pre-frosh humiliation to a greater level. The guys decide to fight back
Epidemic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Danish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the bizarre story of a director (played by von Trier himself) and a writer who create a script about a mysterious plague that engulfs Europe, only to find their horrific scenario coming true in real life
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carraclough family is forced to sell Lassie when they fall on hard times. On her journey of 500 miles, Lassie faces dangers, both natural and human, and finds help in unexpected places as she returns to her home and the boy she loves
Still waiting( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the continuing adventures of the wait staff at Shenaniganz restaurant. Many familiar faces are still there, showing a new generation of servers the ropes. The heat is on the team to smash the competition
Kill theory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven college students become trapped in a deadly game by a mysterious killer when they visit a secluded vacation home to celebrate graduation. They will be forced to kill each other by 6 A.M. the following morning, as only one of them can remain alive. But if morning comes and more than one are still breathing, everyone dies. As the clock ticks away, all will be tested as some will fight for love and some to survive. But all will change, because deep down, we're all killers
Boy eats girl( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy declares his love for his girlfriend, only to die the same night. He is brought back to life by his mother as a flesh-craving zombie, who sires more teen undead while trying to control his, er, appetite for his beloved
Freshman orientation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay's got the perfect plan to get the sexy sorority blonde of his dreams, but his scheme backfires and Clay soon finds himself in the middle of a hilarious gender-bending battle of the sexes led by vicious sorority girls and drunken frat boys
Isolation by Billy O'Brien( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five people find themselves trapped on a remote farm, where a biotech experiment has gone horribly wrong and they may never escape
Evil remains( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A student studying mysterious local crime legends decides to investigate a dreaded Louisiana plantation where, 20 years earlier, a grizzly murder had taken place. He takes four others onto the abandoned backwoods property to prove to them that there is no truth to the myths surrounding it. Panic, violence and terror erupt as the group delves deeper into the property's bizarre history and their own chilling fears."--Container
Adam & Paul by Lenny Abrahamson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends since they were small boys, Adam and Paul have withered into two, hapless, desperate junkies, tied together by habit and necessity. A stylised, downbeat physical comedy, the film follows the boys over the course of a single day, which, like every other, is entirely devoted to the business of scrounging and robbing money for drugs. The difference today is that Adam and Paul - already near rock bottom - have finally run out of luck, credit and friends
From Nothing, Something( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Nothing, Something profiles creative thinkers across a variety of disciplines to find the common techniques, habits and neuroses that lead to breakthrough ideas. This is an inspiring, intimate, often funny look at the creative process -- straight from the brains of some of culture's most unique and accomplished talents. The film draws a line from a-to-b, charting the journey of an idea from "fanciful notion" to "real world actuality." Featuring interviews with: Grammy-Nominated Singer-Songwriter Sara Quin of Tegan & Sara, Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter/Novelist Tom Perrotta (Election, Little Children, The Leftovers), Hollywood creature designer Neville Page (Avatar, Star Trek, Prometheus), Top Chefs Mary Sue Milliken & Susan Feniger, Architect Preston Scott Cohen, Pulitzer-Winning Cartoonist Steve Breen, among many others
Epidemic by Lars von Trier( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Danish and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film director and a script writer write a screenplay, in which a plague englufs Europe, only to discover their scenario coming true in real life
Waiting -- : raw and uncut( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of mischievous employees at a restaurant attempt to stave off boredom
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