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Mattes, Eva 1955-

Works: 416 works in 1,070 publications in 6 languages and 5,772 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator, Contributor, Interviewee, Narrator, Author, Other, Costume designer, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Eva Mattes
Most widely held works by Eva Mattes
Woyzeck by Werner Herzog( Visual )

107 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franz Woyzeck is a hapless, hopeless soldier, alone and powerless in society, assaulted from all sides by forces he cannot control. Abused and tortured, both physically and psychologically by commanding officers, doctors and his unfaithful wife, Marie, Woyzeck struggles to hold on to his humanity and his fragile sanity. In the film's shattering climax, he is finally driven over the brink into madness and murder
Stroszek by Werner Herzog( Visual )

67 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tragicomedy features remarkable cast and one of the most bizarre, memorable endings in film history
Deutschland, bleiche Mutter by Helma Sanders-Brahms( Visual )

30 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, newlywed Lene must watch her new husband go off to war during the German invasion of Poland. She discovers that she is pregnant and is forced to take her child on a journey across the war-ravaged countryside. Lene is in turn brave and foolhardy, resourceful and resilient, facing a bleak future with fierce determination
Die Bitteren Tränen der Petra von Kant ein Krankheitsfall gewidmet dem, der hier Marlene wurde( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in German and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petra von Kant is a successful fashion designer who carries on a melodrama of erotic attractions with two other women in her claustrophobic apartment
My best fiend Klaus Kinski by Werner Herzog( Visual )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My best fiend is a film about the love-hate relationship between between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski. It reveals the deep trust between the two exceptional artists and their independently and simultaneously hatched plans to murder one another
Otomo( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized reconstruction of the story of Frederic Otomo, a West African political refugee, who is stopped on a subway by an intolerant conductor. He panics, breaks loose, and escapes. Hours later, when confronted by police, he stabs 5 officers before being gunned down by one of them
Viehjud Levi by Didi Danquart( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in German and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish cattle dealer finds that Nazi propaganda has inflamed one of his favorite rural German communities, complicating both his business arrangements and his plans to marry a local farmer's daughter
Céleste by Percy Adlon( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel Proust, the celebrated author of "Remembrance of things past" is seen through the young eyes of Céleste Albaret, who for nine years before the writer's death, was his cook, companion, secretary, friend, and surrogate mother
Herzog/Kinski collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in German and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first film of the collaboration between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, Don Lope de Aguirre dreams about conquering South America and leads his army on a doomed mission into oblivion. Jonathan Harker embarks on a long journey over the Carpathian Mountains to finalize real estate arrangements with a wealthy nobleman, little realizing that he is about to become involved with a dangerous vampire, Nosferatu. The third film in the collection, Woyzeck, focuses on a soldier battered beyond endurance by abuse from commanding officers, doctors and even his faithless wife. Fitzcarraldo has a mighty dream, to bring Enrico Caruso and Sarah Bernhardt together in a remote town in Peru for one great performance of Grand Opera. To achieve this he will have to overcome almost unsurmountable odds. Cobra Verde was a 19th century Brazilian bandit who is sent on a deadly mission to re-open the slave trade in West Africa. In meeting his mission he goes on to lead an army of women in a war against the local king. My best fiend is a film about the love-hate relationship between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, two creative geniuses of the film industry
Werner Herzog by Werner Herzog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enigma of Kaspar Hauser: Based on a real historical event, this is the story of Kaspar Hauser, a young man who appeared in a small German town in 1820 after having lived in total isolation from humans since birth. He is taught to speak, read, and write by townspeople, but is then mysteriously murdered
A man like Eva by Radu Gabrea( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A seriously daring contemplation of one of the most gifted, most troubling, most original film makers of his time"--Container
Aguirre, the wrath of God by Werner Herzog( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He has taken his camera to parts of the world no other director would dare go, and told stories in ways no one had ever considered. This masterpiece illustrates why Werner Hertzog is the most daring, visionary, and dangerous filmmaker of our lifetime. The director that both Milos Forman and Francois Truffaut have called 'the greatest filmmaker alive today.'
The short life of José Antonio Gutierrez( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and Spanish and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of Marine Lance Cpl. José Antonio Gutierrez, a "green-card soldier" (i.e.: non-U.S. citizen member of the U.S. Armed Forces) who was the first American soldier killed in the Iraq War
Frohes Fest 24 Überraschungen zum Advent by Franz Hohler( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der 6. AUDIOBUCH-Adventskalender für die ganze Familie ist da! Humorvoll begleiten Autoren wie Wilhelm Busch, Robert Gernhardt, Joachim Ringelnatz und Franz Hohler durch den Advent und sorgen für vergnügliche Unterhaltung. Ludwig Tieck beschert zudem einige besinnliche Minuten im vorweihnachtlichen Streß. Das Ergebnis ist eine gelungene Mischung heiterer und nachdenklicher Texte, die das Warten auf Weihnachten verkürzen. Als besondere Überraschung erwartet den Hörer eine Autorenlesung von Siegfried Lenz
Die bitteren Tränen der Petra Von Kant The bitter tears of Petra von Kant by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of love and oppression, with women becoming the social focus for the oppression that love can create. A love triangle involves three women, who follow a kind of sadomasochistic course through a five-act drama which never leaves the space of a single room
Meine deutschen Gedichte by Hartmut von Hentig( Recording )

10 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectura de poemas alemanes por Eva Mattes y Hartmut von Hentig
The Fassbinder collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martha: While vacationing with him in Rome, virginal 31-year-old librarian Martha Heyer loses her father to a heart attack. She doesn't know it but she has already met Helmut Salomon, her future husband, whom she expects to be the source of her individual and sexual fulfillment. After marriage however, Helmut, with chilling inscrutability, subjects her to constant physical and psychological tortures. Martha is an unrelenting depiction of the methodical way a bourgeois male reduces his wife to a state of absolute subjection, in accordance with Fassbinder's belief that marriage was the only socially accepted form of a completely sadomasochistic relationship
David( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David is a young German Jewish teenager who is caught up in the Nazi regime's persecution, eventually losing his home and family in the Holocaust
In einem Jahr mit 13 Monden by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the object of his affection off-handedly commented "too bad you're not a girl", Erwin disappeared to Casablanca and returned as Elvira. Now, adrift and alone amid the maze of the streets of Frankfurt, Elvira revisits the people and places of his past, desperately searching for the identity and love she's never known. Fassbinder's most personal film defies categorisation, equal parts melodrama, dark comedy, tragedy, and almost clinical character study, and is ultimately a tender and moving portrait of a lost and fragile soul
Das Herz sitzt links Klaus Wagenbach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klaus Wagenbach established his still-independent publishing house in Berlin in 1964. He became a cult figure of the Left in Europe and was frequently put on trial for his beliefs. Klaus Wagenbach tells the story of his life, which is also part of modern German history, with great liveliness and humor. What is the future of independing publishing today? The film provides insights into the world of publishing: production, planning lists, relations with authors, readings, anniveraries, book fairs
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Alternative Names
Eva Mattes actrice allemande

Eva Mattes attrice tedesca

Eva Mattes Duits acteur

Eva Mattes Duits actrice

Eva Mattes German-Austrian actress

Eva Mattes tysk skådespelare

Eva Mattes tysk skodespelar

Eva Mattes tysk skuespiller

Mattes, Evi 1954-

Маттес, Эва

ايفا ماتيس

Deutschland, bleiche Mutter