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Kamiński, Janusz 1959-

Overview
Works: 114 works in 603 publications in 10 languages and 41,026 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Science fiction films  War films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Director, 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 )

58 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,998 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
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. 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 )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,003 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 )

47 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,914 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 )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator. Teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy takes you on a breathtaking, action-packed adventure
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé figurant au dos de la jaquette : "Vue à travers le regard d'une escouade de soldats américains, l'histoire débute le jour du Débarquement au cours de la 2ème Guerre Mondiale, le long des plages de Normandie. Le capitaine John Miller (Tom Hanks) et sa compagnie ont pour mission de retrouver le soldat James Ryan, dont les trois frères sont morts au combat et s'exposent ainsi à de nombreux risques. Confrontés à cette situation périlleuse, les hommes discutent les ordres. Pourquoi huit hommes risqueraient-ils leur vie pour un seul homme ? Rattrapés par la brutalité de la guerre, chacun cherche sa propre réponse ainsi que la force de vaincre un futur incertain avec honneur, décence et courage."
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

44 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

28 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 1972 Olympics and PLO terrorists have just kidnapped and murdered 11 Israeli athletes. After the tragic incident is over and several of the terrorists have gone free, the Israeli government of Golda Meir recruits Avner to lead a team of undercover agents to hunt down those responsible throughout Europe, and eliminate them one-by-one. It is physically and emotionally messy work, and conflicts between Avner and his team's handler, Ephraim, over information Avner doesn't want to provide only make things harder. Soon the work starts to take its toll on Avner, especially as it becomes clear that Avner is being hunted in return, and that his family's safety may be in jeopardy
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visions of a future full of astonishing android technology. David, an advanced android, embarks on an extraordinary adventure to discover the secret of his own identity. Believing in the story of Pinocchio, David dreams of becoming a real boy
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,328 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 )

31 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,240 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
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James 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
The Judge by David Dobkin( Visual )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,769 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)
Le scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterfly by Julian Schnabel( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1995 at the age of 43, Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby suffered a stroke that paralysed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his interior world, from the psychological torment of being trapped inside his body to his imagined stories from lands that he had only visited in his mind
The adventures of Huck Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Jurassic Park. Four years later, Dr. Ian Malcolm returns to assist with another expedition mounted by millionaire John Hammond. Malcolm; paleontologist Dr. Sarah Harding and a wildlife videographer are to document the natural behavior of the beasts at Site B. The presence of an unscrupulous big game hunter adds to the dangers that they face
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabula filmu opiera się na prawdziwej historii człowieka, który przez wiele miesięcy koczował na terenie lotniska. Bohaterem filmu jest Viktor Navorski, który przylatuje do Nowego Jorku z fikcyjnej Krakozii. Dokładnie w tym samym momencie w jego ojczyźnie dochodzi do puczu wojskowego. Turysta nagle staje w obliczu biurokratycznego absurdu. Jego paszport i wiza przestają być ważne, nie może więc ani wjechać na teren Stanów Zjednoczonych, ani też wrócić do domu. Otrzymuje tylko niechętnie przyzwolenie władz imigracyjnych na przebywanie na terenie lotniska do czasu rozwiązania kryzysu politycznego
Saving Private Ryan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 732 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. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
How to make an American quilt by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman visits her grandmother one summer to think over a marriage proposal, and the women in a quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that have shaped their lives
Lost souls by Janusz Kamiński( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 359 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 (Ryder) must race against time and all the forces of evil to convince a born skeptic (Chaplin) that he's the unwitting, chosen pawn in a shocking Satanic conspiracy that will end the world as we know it
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Schindler's list
Alternative Names
Janusz Kaminski direttore della fotografia polacco

Janusz Kamiński pola kameraisto

Janusz Kamiński Polish cinematographer

Janusz Kamiński polnischer Kameramann

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 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 worldsMinority reportMunichArtificial intelligence : A.I.AmistadLe scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterflyThe adventures of Huck FinnLost souls