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Kamiński, Janusz 1959-

Overview
Works: 115 works in 629 publications in 11 languages and 41,151 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  War films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Performer, Videographer , 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 )

60 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cinematic masterpiece and winner of 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director, the film presents the indelible true story of Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party and war profiteer who saved more than 1100 Jews during the Holocaust
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

36 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,291 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
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,164 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 )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,049 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 )

48 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,909 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 )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,576 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
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,481 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
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

45 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dazzlingly futuristic Washington D.C. of 2054, murder has been eliminated. John Anderton presides over the Department of Pre-Crime, wherein three "Pre-Cogs, "--Precognitive humans drifting in a flotation tank, their brain waves tapped by computers--pick up thoughts of premeditated murder and warn the cops, who swoop down and arrest the would-be perpetrators before the killings can take place. Although the Pre-Cogs are never wrong sometimes they disagree. The dissenting Pre-Cog is said to have filed a minority report. If you could outsmart the Pre-Cog system, you would have committed the perfect crime. Bureau director Lamar Burgess tries to shield Anderton from bureaucrats like Danny Witwer of the Justice Department. As the pre-crime strategy prepares to go national, Witwer seems to have doubts about its wisdom--or he is only jealous of its success?
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,459 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 2,329 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
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,267 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
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,244 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
The Judge by David Dobkin( Visual )

11 editions published in 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,778 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 1,526 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 Stephen Sommers( Visual )

9 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 )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Steven Spielberg takes us back to the scene of Jurassic Park, the blockbuster sequel with even more dinosaurs, action and Academy Award nominated visual effects. Four years since the disaster at Jurassic Park, two groups are in a race against time that will determine the fate of the remote island's prehistoric inhabitants
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 937 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
How to make an American quilt by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mehrere Frauen haben sich zusammengefunden, um für die junge Finn eine Hochzeitsdecke zu fertigen. Finn hört dabei den Erzählungen der Frauen zu und lernt auf diese Weise viel über das teilweise schwierige Leben der Frauen
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
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life."
 
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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 worldsMunichMinority reportArtificial intelligence : A.I.AmistadLe scaphandre et le papillon = Diving bell and the butterflyThe adventures of Huck FinnLost souls