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Elmes, Frederick

Overview
Works: 97 works in 476 publications in 8 languages and 15,682 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Experimental films  History  Documentary films 
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 )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,977 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 1,798 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 )

26 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 )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,344 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
Synecdoche, New York( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,038 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 867 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
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 804 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 )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 747 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 )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 666 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 653 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
Wild at heart by David Lynch( Visual )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 480 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 436 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
Blue velvet by David Lynch( Visual )

31 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clean-cut Jeffrey Beaumont realizes his Mayberry-like hometown is not so normal when he discovers a human ear in a field. His investigation catapults him into an alluring, erotic murder mystery involving a disturbed nightclub singer and a drug-addicted sadist. Soon Jeffrey is led deeper into their depraved existence, to the point of no return. Bonus features included
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
River's edge by Tim Hunter( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in German and English and held by 74 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
Permanent record( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 74 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
Valley girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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)
 
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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