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Elmes, Frederick

Overview
Works: 143 works in 489 publications in 8 languages and 15,728 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Domestic fiction  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Experimental films  Television mini-series  Television adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Frederick Elmes
 
Most widely held works by Frederick Elmes
Hulk by Ang Lee( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,976 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 )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,797 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 )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,696 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
Broken flowers by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette:" Don Johnston, séducteur invétéré, se retrouve seul après avoir été quitté par sa dernière compagne. C'est à ce moment précis qu'il reçoit une lettre anonyme l'informant qu'il est papa... Mais de qui ? Et laquelle de ses conquêtes est la mère de ce fils inconnu ?"
Olive Kitteridge( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four-part drama that tells the story of a seemingly placid New England town that is actually wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, all told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center. The story spans 25 years and focuses on Olive's relationships with her husband, Henry, the good-hearted and kindly town pharmacist; their son, Christopher, who resents his mother's approach to parenting; and other members of their community
Synecdoche, New York( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theater director Caden Cotard is mounting a new play. Determined to create a piece of brutal realism and honesty, he gathers an ensemble cast into a warehouse in Manhattan's theater district. He instructs each to live out their constructed lives in a small mock up of the city outside. As the city inside the warehouse grows, Caden's own life veers wildly off track. His daughter Olive is growing up under questionable guidance. He's helplessly driving his marriage to actress Claire into the ground. His daughter Ariel is mentally handicapped. He steadily blurs the line between the world of the play and that of his own deteriorating reality. As he pushes the limits of his relationships, both personally and professionally, a change in creative direction arrives in Millicent Weems, a celebrated theater actress who may offer Caden the break he needs
Eraserhead by David Lynch( Visual )

42 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nightmarish collage of images which blends the grotesque and the absurd, the deeply disturbing and the darkly humorous. Henry is the nerdish central character who lives in a squalid apartment with a strange girl and their monstrous baby. The extraordinary special effects create an eerie, dream-like world with a logic all its own
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Coffee and cigarettes est une série de courts métrages déguisés en long. Chaque séquence fait intervenir plusieurs personnages qui, autour de quelques tasses de café, le temps de deux ou trois cigarettes, discutent de sujets aussi variés que la caféine, les glaces à l'eau, Abbott & Costello, les théories du complot contre Elvis, l'art de préparer le thé anglais, les inventions de Nikola Tesla, le groupe rock imaginaire Sqürl, le Paris des années vingt ou l'utilisation de la nicotine comme insecticide." (Source : jaquette)
The ice storm by Ang Lee( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 744 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."--Back of container
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 673 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 654 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
Trapped( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 557 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 )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 472 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 )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and German and held by 438 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 )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 374 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 )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story that makes light of the dark side of human behavior. Discover the truth about sex, lies and race relations in suburban America. Includes a mixture of an emotionally needy college student, a slacker named Scooby and a very dysfunctional family man
Blue velvet by David Lynch( Visual )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une petite ville, Mr Beaumont, en arrosant sa pelouse, est victime d'une attaque. Son fils Jeffrey, en revenant de l'hôpital découvre une oreille coupée. Il mène l'enquête avec sa petite amie Sandy et se voit plongé, par l'intermédiaire d'une chanteuse Dorothy Vallens, dont le gérant Booth, se drogue à l'oxygèn, dans un monde étonnant de perversions. Booth mourra et tout semblera rentrer dans l'ordre
A late quartet by Yaron Zilberman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 84 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
Permanent record( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David is a popular high school student who seems to have it all-- right up to the very moment he kills himself. He leaves behind a devasted family, stunned friends, and a lot of unanswered questions. Chris is David's best friend and band mate, who seeks answers to those questions as he struggles to come to terms with what happened, without being able to understand why. Chris finds himself overwhelmed and angered by David's sudden, terrible act
River's edge by Tim Hunter( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in German and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small Californian town, a teenage boy murders his girlfriend at the river's edge. His friends know about the murder and must decide for themselves which is more important - admitting knowledge of a dreadful deed or staying loyal to a close friend. The impactof the crime on the teengers is depicted through their relationships with their families, an older man who is a drug pusher and the police investigating the crime
 
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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

فردریک المز

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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Broken flowersSynecdoche, New YorkNight on earthRide with the devilBlue velvet