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Focus World (Firm)

Overview
Works: 33 works in 103 publications in 5 languages and 10,390 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Focus World (Firm)
5 flights up by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple's attempts at selling their New York apartment don't quite go as planned over the course of one crazy weekend
A little chaos by Alan Rickman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic drama following Sabine, a strong-willed and talented landscape designer, who is selected to build one of the main gardens at King Louis XIV₂s new palace at Versailles. In her new position of power, she challenges gender and class barriers while also becoming professionally and romantically entangled with the court₂s renowned landscape artist Andre Le Notre
Maps to the stars by David Cronenberg( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Weiss family, who are making their way in Hollywood rife with money, fame, envy, and relentless hauntings. Stafford Weiss is a famed TV self-help therapist with an A-list celebrity clientele. Meanwhile, Cristina Weiss has her work cut out managing the career of their disaffected child-star son, Benjie, a fresh graduate of rehab at age thirteen. Yet unbeknownst to them, another member of the Weiss family has arrived in town, mysteriously scarred and tormented, Agatha
We steal secrets : the story of Wikileaks by Alex Gibney( Visual )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and French and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about Julian Assange and the creation of Wikileaks, the controversial website that facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history. Paralleling Assange's rise and fall with that of Pfc. Bradley Manning, the troubled young soldier who leaked hundreds of thousands of classified documents, the film discusses transparency in the information age and our ever-elusive search for the truth
Mr. Right by Paco Cabezas( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl falls for the perfect guy, who happens to have a very fatal flaw: he's a hitman on the run from the crime cartels who employ him
In a valley of violence by Ti West( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul is a lone drifter who wanders into the forgotten town of Denton, Texas, dubbed by the locals as the valley of violence. There, he picks a fight with the wrong man, Gilly, the troublemaking son of the town's unforgiving marshal. As tensions arise between Paul and Gilly, an inevitable act of violence starts a disastrous chain reaction that quickly drags the whole town into the bloody crosshairs of revenge. Can the world weary Marshal stop the violent hysteria?
Cop car by Jon Watts( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of ten-year-olds find an abandoned cop car in a field. When they take it for a joyride, it seems like they could kill themselves at any moment. But things only get worse when the small town sheriff goes looking for his missing car. The kids find themselves in the center of a deadly game of cat and mouse they don't understand and the only way out is to go as fast as their cop car will take them
I am Ali by Muhammad Ali( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate and heart-warming look at the man behind the legend as we've never seen Ali before. The documentary is told through exclusive, unprecedented access to Ali's personal archive of voice recordings combined with touching interviews and testimonials from his inner circle of family and friends, including his daughters, son, ex-wife and brother, plus legends of the boxing community including Mike Tyson, George Foreman and Gene Kilroy
Walk of shame by Pink( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing an audition for her dream job, an aspiring Los Angeles TV news anchor goes out for an uncharacteristic night of partying. She awakes in a stranger's bed to a phone message from her agent telling her the job is hers, if she can make it across town by 5 pm. Stranded in an unknown area without money, a phone, and a car, she embarks on a series of misadventures as she races to the most important job interview of her life
Sipur ʻal ahavah ṿe-ḥoshekh = A tale of love and darkness( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in Hebrew and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the international best seller by Amos Oz, the story of his youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man's relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories told, become the stories lived
Kicks by Justin Tipping( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"15-year-old Brandon longs for a pair of the freshest sneakers that money can buy to help him escape the reality of being poor and picked on by everyone. Working hard to get them, he soon finds that the titular shoes have instead made him a target"--Container
Raw by Eddie Murphy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in French and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed live at New York's Felt Forum, Murphy delights, shocks and entertains with dead-on celebrity impersonations; observations on '80's love, sex, and marriage; a remembrance of Mom's hamburgers and more
Resurrect dead : the mystery of the Toynbee tiles by Justin Duerr( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For decades, mysterious messages in the form of colorful 'tiles' have appeared, pasted on the streets of major cities up and down the western hemisphere. Containing the same bizarre, unsettling message, which seems to concern resurrecting the world's dead, most people walk over them without a thought, until now. Justin Duerr, long obsessed with the tiles, has begun a quest to unearth both their origins and meaning
Juan of the dead = Juan de los Muertos by Alejandro Brugués( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Havana begins to fill up with zombies, Juan, a 40-year-old slacker, is forced to become a hero, defend his country and protect his own on an island that has turned into a real bloodbath
The lifeguard by Kristen Bell( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One the verge of her 30th birthday, Leigh is almost leaves her busy life and job in New York City behind for her parents' suburban home. Taking her old summer job as a lifeguard, she falls into her teenage life: hanging out, partying in the woods and coming home late leading to a dangerous affair that threatens to tear lives apart
Return( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a servicewoman returns home following a tour of duty in Iraq, she expects to settle back into her former civilian life. Instead, she is hit with the difficult realization that the world she left behind is no longer waiting for her
Search party by T. J Miller( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the love of his life jilts him at the altar thanks to his hard partying pals Jason and Evan, Nardo follows her down to Mexico where he's carjacked and left naked in the middle of nowhere. Reluctantly summoning Jason and Evan to help reunite him with his runaway bride-to-be, Nardo becomes involved in an escalating series of outrageous misadventures
Underground : the Julian Assange story by Robert Connolly( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of school boys who were hacking into the US military at the dawn of the Internet. Set in suburban Melbourne in the late 1980s, it follows a teenage Julian Assange and his gang of friends, the International Subversives, as they try to break into the computer systems of the world's most powerful organizations. Hoping to uncover the inner workings of these groups, the boys wage battle from their bedrooms
Djúpið = The deep by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Icelandic and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an incredible true story of survival and human endurance. As a sole survivor of a tragic shipwreck in the Icelandic Ocean in 1984, a local fisherman survives via his superhuman will to survive which made him both an inexplicable scientific phenomenon and a genuine national hero
Greetings from Tim Buckley( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, Jeff Buckley rehearses for his public singing debut at a Brooklyn tribute concert for his father, the late folk singer Tim Buckley. Struggling with the legacy of a man he barely knew, Jeff forms a friendship with an enigmatic young woman and begins to discover the powerful potential of his own musical voice. Filled with stirring musical performances and the memorable songs of a father and son who were each among the most beloved singer/songwriters of their respective generations
 
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