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Elmes, Frederick

Overview
Works: 128 works in 573 publications in 9 languages and 20,003 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Experimental films  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery films  Biographical films  Documentary films  Film noir  Television mini-series 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Frederick Elmes
 
Most widely held works by Frederick Elmes
Hulk by Ang Lee( Visual )

39 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist performs regeneration experiments on himself, and passes on the genes to his son, Bruce. Now Bruce is performing experiments that expose him to radiation and nanomeds, which combined with his unique genes, unleashes the Hulk
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation
Blue velvet by David Lynch( Visual )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man finds a severed ear whose trail leads him to a detective's daughter and a mesmerizing beauty in this surreal journey that peeks through the windows and over the well-trimmed hedges of a small town, discovering murder, mystery and perversion
Broken flowers by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confirmed bachelor Don has just been dumped by his latest lover, Sherry. Don begins to resign himself to being alone and left to his own devices. However, he becomes compelled to reflect on his past when he receives a mysterious pink letter by mail. It is from an anonymous former lover and informs him that he has a 19-year-old son who may be looking for his father. Don is urged to investigate the contents of the letter by his closest friend and neighbor, Winston. Hesitant to travel at all, Don nonetheless embarks on a cross-country trip in search of clues from four former loves. Unannounced, he visits each of these women and finds that they hold new surprises for Don as he confronts his past
Paterson by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Paterson vit à Paterson, New Jersey, cette ville des poètes, de William Carlos Williams à Allen Ginsberg, aujourd'hui en décrépitude. Chauffeur de bus d'une trentaine d'années, il mène une vie réglée aux côtés de Laura, qui multiplie projets et expériences avec enthousiasme et de Marvin, bouledogue anglais. Chaque jour, Paterson écrit des poèmes sur un carnet secret qui ne le quitte pas..." (Source : jaquette)
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[...] Als Vorlage für das Drehbuch der Emmy-Preisträgerin Jane Anderson diente Elizabeth Strouts Pulitzer-preisgekrönter gleichnamiger Roman. Die vierteilige Geschichte erzählt von den heimlichen Affären, Verbrechen und Tragödien in eine scheinbar friedlichen Stadt in Neuengland. Wir erleben die Story mit den Augen von Olive (McDormand), die mit spitzer Zunge und rüdem Auftreten ihre warmherzige, aber getriebene Seele und ihre unerschütterlichen Moralvorstellungen zu verbergen sucht. [...]" [Cover]
Eraserhead by David Lynch( Visual )

54 editions published between 1976 and 2018 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In David Lynch's "dream of dark and troubling things," Henry is left alone in his apartment to care for his deformed baby and has a series of strange encounters with the beautiful girl across the hall and the woman living in his radiator
Synecdoche, New York by Charlie Kaufman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caden Cotard es un dramaturgo excéntrico que vive con la artista Adele Lack y su hija Olivia. Propenso a la neurosos, dudas y una enorme inseguridad, Caden descubre que también sufre de una enfermedad terminal. Al recibir una prestigiosa beca MacArthur, Caden decide usar el dinero para inventar un mastodónico juego como analogía de su propia vida, todo con el fin de dejar un legado de su existencia una vez haya desaparecido para siempre
A late quartet by Yaron Zilberman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het succesvolle strijkkwartet The Fugue staat vlak voor het 25-jarig jubileum wanneer bij de oprichter de ziekte van Parkinson wordt geconstateerd. Zijn vertrek betekent het einde van de bestaande verhoudingen en het begin van veel onderlinge spanningen
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
The ice storm by Ang Lee( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... the story of two dysfunctional families who learn to cope with nature-- human nature-- in this emotionally charged tale of suburban life in the '70s. When a self-centered husband's relationships with his wife and mistress grow cold, it takes a wife-swapping 'key party' and a freak ice storm to clear the air-- and change their lives forever."--Container
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

35 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
Wilson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely, neurotic and hilariously honest middle-aged man reunites with his estranged wife and meets his teenage daughter for the first time
Trapped by Gene S Weiss( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple find their world has been turned upside down when they're taken hostage and held in different cities while their young daughter, who has severe asthma, is kidnapped by the same band of ruthless criminals and held for a large ransom. It seems that the criminals have a foolproof plan. Unable to contact the police, the criminals demand a massive ransom, but if the payment is not arranged in 24 hours, the girl will be killed
Wild at heart by David Lynch( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante un permiso carcelario, Sailor va en busca de Lula, su novia, y juntos deciden escapar a California. La madre de la chica se opone a esta relación y contacta con un mafioso para que elimine a Sailor. En realidad, teme al joven, ya que presenció el asesinato de su esposo a manos de ella y su amante. Sailor y Lula huyen de la madre por extraños parajes de los Estados Unidos, y mientras viajan por un laberinto de acontecimientos retorcidos, su relación evoluciona, acompañada de sórdidos recuerdos
Ride with the devil by Ang Lee( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and German and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862, during the Kansas-Missouri border war, Jake and Jack Bull join the Confederate-sympathizing Bushwhackers after Jack's father is killed by marauding members of the abolitionist Jayhawkers. They are aided by unusual ally, Holt, who's fighting for the South despite being a former slave
Valley girl( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about a 15-year-old San Fernando Valley girl (Foreman) and her unlikely love affair with a leather clad guy from Hollywood (Cage)
Storytelling by Todd Solondz( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction : A creative writing student writes a story about her seduction by the course's teacher, which her fellow students dismiss ; Nonfiction : A would-be documentary director makes a film about a rich teenager and his dysfunctional family. [c.f. Halliwell's]
 
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Broken flowers
Alternative Names
Elmes, Fred

Elmes, Fred 1946-

Elmes, Fredrick

Elmes, Fredrick 1946-

Frederick Elmes americký kameraman

Frederick Elmes Amerikaans director of photography

Frederick Elmes amerikansk filmfotograf

Frederick Elmes directeur de la photographie américain

Frederick Elmes direttore della fotografia statunitense

Frederick Elmes US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Φρέντερικ Έλμς

Фредерик Элмс

פרדריק אלמס

فردریک المز

فريدريك ايلمز

فريدريك ايلمز مصور سينمائي أمريكي

フレデリック・エルムス

弗雷德里克·埃爾姆斯

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Blue velvetBroken flowersSynecdoche, New YorkNight on earthRide with the devil