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Music Box Films

Overview
Works: 329 works in 919 publications in 5 languages and 57,267 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Distributor, Production personnel, Producer, Publisher, fds
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Music Box Films
Flickan som lekte med elden = The girl who played with fire by Daniel Alfredson( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Swedish and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second film based on Larsson's Millennium trilogy, Mikael Blomkvist's journalistic protégé and his activist girlfriend are delving into a sex-trafficking ring whose patrons who are highly placed in the political establishment. When the couple are brutally murdered, the gun found in their apartment has Lisbeth's fingerprints on it, and Lisbeth and Mikael embark on parallel manhunts. Mikael is simultaneously aided and obstructed by a shambling detective named Bublanski, while Lisbeth is drawn toward fresh dangers connected to a rotten, unresolved past. The film captures both the beautiful, lugubrious Swedish landscape and the existential mood of contemporary northern Europe, trapped between the info-capitalist future and the ideological prisons of the past
A man called Ove = En man som heter Ove by Rolf Lassgård( Visual )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in Swedish and English and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ove is the block's grumpy old man who enforces strict neighborhood rules and whom every body avoids. One ordinary day a new family is moving in next door to Ove and accidentally backs into his mailbox. Turns out there is an unexpected friendship that blooms out of it
Ida by Pawel Pawlikowski( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Polish and English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Poland 1962. On the eve of her vows, 18 year old Anna meets her estranged Aunt Wanda, a cynical Communist judge who shocks the naive Anna with a stunning revelation: Anna is Jewish and her real name is Ida. Ida and Wanda embark on a revelatory journey to their old family house to discover the fate of Ida's birth parents and unearth dark secrets dating back to the Nazi occupation."--Container
Män Som Hatar Kvinnor = Girl with the Dragon Tattoo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Swedish and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist is aided in his search for a woman who has been missing, or dead, for forty years by a young female hacker
Stieg Larssons Luftslottet som sprängdes = Stieg Larsson's The girl who kicked the hornet's nest( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Swedish and English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two seriously injured people arrive at the emergency ward of the Sahlgrensa hospital in Gothenburg. Lisbeth Salander has a bullet in her head and needs immediate surgery, while Alexander Zalachenko has been attacked with an axe. Lisbeth wants revenge--against the men who tried to kill her, and the government that nearly destroyed her life. First, she must escape from the ICU and exculpate herself of murder charges against her. Mikael Blomkvist, meanwhile, is writing an article exposing the Swedish government and the secret service. Together, there is a chance for truth and justice to prevail, and finally, for Lisbeth Salander to put her past behind her
A quiet passion by Terence Davies( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nouvelle-Angleterre, XIXème siècle. Dans son pensionnat de jeunes filles de bonne famille, la jeune Emily Dickinson ne cesse de se rebeller contre les discours évangéliques qui y sont professés. Son père se voit contraint de la ramener au domicile familial, pour le plus grand bonheur de sa sœur Vinnie et de son frère Austin. Passionnée de poésie, Emily écrit nuit et jour dans l’espoir d’être publiée. Les années passent, Emily poursuit sa recherche de la quintessence poétique. La rencontre avec une jeune mondaine indépendante et réfractaire aux conventions sociales ravive sa rébellion. Dès lors, elle n’hésite plus à s’opposer à quiconque voudrait lui dicter sa conduite. Personnage mystérieux devenu mythique, Emily Dickinson est considérée comme l’un des plus grands poètes américains."--Site Allociné, consulté le 11 janvier 2018
Monsieur Lazhar by Philippe Falardeau( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a Montreal public grade school, an Algerian immigrant is hired to replace a popular teacher who committed suicide in her classroom. While helping his students deal with their grief, his own recent loss is revealed
Meru by Jimmy Chin( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three renowned climbers navigate nature's harshest elements and their own complicated inner demons to ascend Mount Meru, the most technically complicated and dangerous peak in the Himalayas
Potiche by François Ozon( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in French and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Potiche, it's 1977 and women's liberation is in the air but Suzanne (Catherine Deneuve) is still the self-effacing, elegant housewife of wealthy industrialist Robert Pujol (Fabrice Luchini). Pujol oversees his umbrella factory with an iron fist and is equally tyrannical with his children and and trophy housewife; When the workers go on strike and take Robert hostage, Suzanne steps in to manage the factory. To everyone's surprise, she proves herself a competent and assertive woman of action. Her new role throws her back in touch with union leader Gerard Depardieu, a romantic fling from the past that still has sparks. When Robert returns from a restful cruise looking to reassert himself, things get complicated. Directed with superb style by Francois Ozon (Swimming Pool) and based on the popular 1970's French stage play by Pierre Barillet and Jean-Pierre Gredy (Cactus Flower). BAFTA Film Award 2012 Nominee - Best Film Not in the English Language European Film Awards 2011 Audience Award Nominee - Best Film Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2011 Silver Ribbon Award Nominee - Best European Director, Francois Ozon Venice Film Festival 2010 - Official Selection Venic Film Festival 2010 Golden Lion Award Nominee - Francois Ozon Toronto International Film Festival 2010 - Official Selection
Le week-end by Roger Michell( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long-married British couple Nick and Meg are revisiting Paris for the first time since their honeymoon in an attempt to rekindle their relationship. Diffident, wistful Nick and demanding, take-charge Meg careen from harmony to disharmony as they take stock of half a lifetime of deep tenderness, and even deeper regret. An invitation from Nick's old friend Morgan, an amusingly eccentric American academic, soon leads them to a hopeful vision of what their marriage might still become
Ne le dis à personne = Tell no one by Guillaume Canet( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[P]ediatrician Alexandre Beck ... still grieves the murder of his beloved wife, Margot, eight years earlier. When two bodies are uncovered near where Margot's body was found, the police reopen the case and Alex becomes a suspect again. The mystery deepens when Alex receives an anonymous e-mail with a link to a video clip that seems to suggest Margot is somehow still alive and a message to 'Tell no one'."--Container
Antarctica : a year on ice( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. The research stations scattered throughout the continent host a close-knit international population of scientists, technicians and craftsmen. Isolated from the rest of the world, enduring months of unending darkness followed by periods when the sun never sets, Antarctic residents experience firsthand the beauty and brutality of the most severe environment on Earth
Maison Close - Episode Four( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre will stop at nothing to save himself and begins to entertain the most outrageous customer requests. Hortense mounts a strong opposition, aided by Vera and Rose. Along the way, Rose finally discovers the truth about her mother & nd her own past
The 100-year-old man who climbed out the window and disappeared( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in Swedish and English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Allan lands in a nursing home, he refuses to celebrate his 100th birthday and instead escapes out a window to embark on a journey that involves a suitcase of cash and a gang of criminals. Flashbacks reveal that Allan played a key role in 20th century history when he was pals with U.S. presidents and Russian tyrants
The deep blue sea by Terence Davies( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set around 1950, a passionate woman trapped in a passionless marriage meets a troubled former Royal Air Force pilot; their attraction is irresistable, yet a particularly British coldness strands them on separate islands
Nannerl, la soeur de Mozart = Mozart's sister by René Feret( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-imagined account of the early life of Maria Anna 'Nannerl' Mozart, five years older than Wolfgang and a musical prodigy in her own right. Originally the featured performer, Nannerl has given way to Wolfgang as the main attraction, as their strict but loving father Leopold tours his talented offspring in front of the royal courts of pre-French revolution Europe
Lore by Cate Shortland( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Abandoned by their Nazi parents at the end of World War II, five German siblings, led by fourteen year-old Lore, embark on a harrowing journey across their war-torn country."--Container
Happy people : a year in the taiga by Werner Herzog( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stunning documentary about the life of indigenous people living in the heart of the Siberian taiga. Deep in the wilderness, far away from civilization, 300 people inhabit the small village of Bakhtia at the river Yenisei. There are only two ways to reach this outpost: by helicopter or boat. There isn't any telephone, running water or medical aid. The locals, whose daily routines have barely changed over the last centuries, live according to their own values and cultural traditions
Séraphine by Martin Provost( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Séraphine Louis, a simple, devout housekeeper who in 1905, at the age of 41, began painting brilliantly colorful canvases. In 1912, a German art critic discovered her paintings while she was working as his maid. Tells the story of the relationship between the avant-garde dealer and the visionary cleaning lady, forging a testament to the mysteries of creativity and the resilience of one woman's spirit
The story of film : an odyssey by Mark Cousins( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of film: an odyssey, written and directed by award-winning film-maker Mark Cousins, is the story of international cinema told through the history of cinematic innovation. Five years in the making, The Story of Film: An Odyssey covers six continents and 12 decades, showing how film-makers are influenced both by the historical events of their times, and by each other. It provides worldwide guided tour of the greatest movies ever made; an epic tale that starts in nickelodeons and ends as a multi-billion dollar globalised digital industry. Described as a 'love letter' to the movies, Cousins visits the key sites in the history of cinema from Hollywood to Mumbai; from Hitchcock's London to the village where Pather Panchali was shot, and features interviews with legendary filmmakers and actors including Stanley Donen, Kyoko Kagawa, Gus van Sant, Lars Von Trier, Claire Denis, Bernardo Bertolucci, Robert Towne, Jane Campion and Claudia Cardinale
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDoppelgänger Releasing (Firm)

Southport Music Box Corporation

ミュージックボックス・フィルムズ

八音盒电影

音樂箱影業股份有限公司

Languages
English (72)

French (40)

Swedish (35)

Polish (17)

German (5)