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Kamiński, Janusz 1959-

Overview
Works: 87 works in 728 publications in 14 languages and 43,799 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  History 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Videographer , Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janusz Kamiński
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

80 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

42 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion of Normandy beach. Once the men move beyond the beach, Captain John Miller must take his men behind the German lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have already been killed in combat
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

53 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La última aventura de Indiana Jones empieza en el desierto del suroeste de Estados Unidos en 1957, en plena Guerra Fría. Indy y su amigo Mac acaban de escapar por los pelos de las garras de unos infames agentes soviéticos en un remoto aeropuerto. El profesor Jones regresa a casa y se entera de que las cosas van de mal en peor. Su mejor amigo, el decano de la Universidad, le dice que muchos sospechan de las últimas actuaciones de Indy y que el gobierno presiona a la Universidad para que le despidan. Indiana, a punto de irse, conoce a un joven rebelde llamado Mutt, que le propone un trato. Si el arqueólogo le ayuda a resolver un problema personal, podría hacer uno de los descubrimientos más espectaculares de la historia; se trata de la Calavera de Cristal de Akator, un objeto legendario que despierta la fascinación, la superstición y el miedo
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the middle of the 21st century. Extremely sophisticated robots do everything from nannying to prostitution, supplying the illusion of feeling, but true emotion has eluded the android builders. Until Professor Hobby builds David, a robot boy who can really love. In the same manner that some people substitute pets for more demanding human relationships, the Swinton's try to fill the void left by the illness (and subsequent cryogenic animation) of their young son, with David. Unlike a pet, however, David requires more than taking without giving, and his plight illustrates the dangers inherent when dog-substitutes demand giving in return
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

52 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A special police unit of people gifted with precognition keeps future crimes from happening until corruption invades their ranks
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic events, Bridge of Spies tells the story of James Donovan, a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on a near- impossible mission to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. High stakes and suspense power a story inspired by true events that captures the essence of a man who risked everything, and that vividly brings his personal journey to life. Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot."--Container
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

35 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship is seized, the captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. An enthralling courtroom battle ensues that captures the attention of the entire nation
The Judge by David Dobkin( Visual )

14 editions published in 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le brillant avocat Hank Palmer retourne dans sa ville natale où son père, qu'il n'a pas revu depuis longtemps, juge de cette ville, est soupçonné de meurtre. Il décide alors de mener l'enquête pour découvrir la vérité et, chemin faisant, renoue avec sa famille avec laquelle il avait pris ses distances. (Source : jaquette)
The BFG by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part
Le scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterfly by Julian Schnabel( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable tale of Jean-Dominique Bauby, the world-renowned editor of French Elle magazine, who suffered a stroke and was paralyzed by the inexplicable 'locked in' syndrome at age 43
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

45 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viktor is a simple man with a mission who finds himself entrapped in JKF airport after the accidental loss of his country to villainous coup. He becomes a man without a country and is stuck in at the airport's international terminal with no visa, and is instructed that he is not allowed to leave. Slowly he encounters airport workers who come to his aid by mutual coercion. Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor eventually falls for a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
The adventures of Huck Finn by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable saga of a mischievous youngster and a runaway slave on a wild expedition to freedom. As the pair take the ride of their lives down the treacherous Mississippi River, they run into an entertaining assortment of off-beat characters and face one challenging adventure after another
The lost world : Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free. Now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
How to make an American quilt by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mehrere Frauen haben sich zusammengefunden, um für die junge Finn eine Hochzeitsdecke zu fertigen. Finn hört dabei den Erzählungen der Frauen zu und lernt auf diese Weise viel über das teilweise schwierige Leben der Frauen
Lost souls by Janusz Kamiński( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 2000 years, he has feasted on pain, sown the seeds of chaos, and waited. But now, the Devil will take human form and plunge humanity into eternal darkness, unless one woman can stop him. Maya Larkin must race against time and all the forces of evil
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Schindler's list
Alternative Names
Janušs Kaminskis

Janusz Kaminski direttore della fotografia polacco

Janusz Kamiński pola kameraisto

Janusz Kamiński Polish cinematographer

Janusz Kamiński polski operator filmowy i reżyser działający w USA

Janusz Kamiński Pools director of photography

Kaminski, Janusz.

Kaminski, Janusz cinematographer

Kamiński, Janusz Zygmunt.

Kamiński, Janusz Zygmunt 1959-

Yanuş Kaminski

Γιάνους Καμίσκι πολωνός κινηματογραφιστής

Камински, Януш

Януш Камински

Януш Каминский польский кинооператор

Януш Камінський

Յակուշ Կամինսկի

יאנוש קמינסקי

یانوش کامینسکی

იანუშ კამინსკი

야누스 카민스키

ヤヌス・カミンスキー

亞努斯·卡明斯基

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Catch me if you canWar of the worldsMunichArtificial intelligence : A.I.Minority reportAmistadLe scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterflyThe terminal