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Luther, Igor

Overview
Works: 85 works in 175 publications in 8 languages and 2,620 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Illustrator, Photographer, Cinematographer , Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Igor Luther
Die Blechtrommel The tin drum ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in German and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Danzig, 1924. Oskar Matzerath is born with an intellect beyond his infancy. As he witnesses the hypocrisy of adulthood and the irresponsibility of society, Oskar rejects both, and, on his third birthday, refuses to grow. Caught in a baffling state of perpetual childhood, Oskar lashes out at all he surveys with piercing screams and frantic poundings on his tin drum, while the unheeding, chaotic world marches onward to the madness and folly of World War II."--Container
The handmaid's tale by Margaret Atwood ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a future where fundamentalists have established "the Republic of Gilead", the handmaids of the title are those few women who can still bear children after the combined ravages of chemical pollution and civil war. A woman, Kate, is caught trying to escape the soldiers of the Republic and is found to be fertile, marking her for handmaid servitude, but also bringing her within the society of the ruling elite
Die Blechtrommel by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oskar is born in Germany in 1924 with an advanced intellect. Repulsed by the hypocrisy of adults and the irresponsibility of society, he refuses to grow older after his third birthday. While the chaotic world around him careers toward the madness and folly of World War II, Oskar pounds incessantly on his beloved tin drum and perfects his uncannily piercing shrieks. An adaptation of Gunter Grass's acclaimed novel, characterized by surreal imagery, arresting eroticism, and clear-eyed satire
Die Faelschung ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and colleague Hoffman, join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Outside, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions
Die Blechtrommel Le tambour by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dantzig, 1924. Le petit Oscar, enfant surdoué, voit le jour. Dès sa naissance, il trouve en face de lui deux pères possibles : l'un, Alfred, un allemand, époux légitime de sa mère, l'autre, Jan, un polonais, l'amant de celle-ci. Ne voulant pas accéder au monde des adultes, qui le répugne, Oscar décide de mettre fin à sa croissance. Tapi dans son enfance comme dans une cachette, une armure inviolable, Oscar devient un témoin attentif et railleur de tout ce qui se passe autour de lui. A ras du sol, il commente et ponctue de ses roulements de tambour une histoire qui est celle de sa famille, de sa ville natale et celle aussi de ce voisin redoutable qui terrifie et fascine ses compatriotes: le grand Reich allemand... (jaquette)
Coup de grace by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in German and French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama set in 1919 shortly following the conclusion of WWI. A German army unit has been sent to the Baltic to keep Communism at bay. Billeted to an estate, the daughter of the mansion falls in love with the commander, but is spurned by him
The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy resolves to stop growing at the age of three, the same year the Nazis come to power
Danton by Andrzej Wajda ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1793, la Francia repubblicana è in grave crisi. Danton chiede più indulgenza e i negoziati di pace con le forze realiste, Robespierre continua a sostenere la necessità del Terrore della guerra fino alla vittoria. (Mereghetti)
Der Fangschu[beta] coup de grâce by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"1919, la guerre continue en Courlande, région de la Lettonie, à l'ouest du golfe de Riga. Une jeune femme et son frère, propriétaires terriens, ont accueilli un groupe de "corps francs", constitué de soldats et officiers vaincus en 1918. Parmi eux, leur amid'enfance Erich von Lhomond, dont elle s'éprend. Ce dernier se reafuse à elle..." (source : jaquette)
Der Fangschuss ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story is set in Latvia in 1919, at the height of the Soviet Civil War. Margarethe von Trotta plays an aristocrat sympathetic to the Communist cause. Besides her ruinous habit of falling love with men who do not love her, Margarethe's tragic flaw is her refusal to acknowledge the cost of the revolution in terms of human lives."-- Allmovie
Tin drum Die Blechtrommel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles Danzig in the 1920s/1930s and the life and times of Oskar Matzerath the son of a local dealer, a most unusual boy. Equipped with full intellect right from his birth, he decides at his third birthday not to grow up as he sees the crazy world around him at the eve of World War II. So he refuses the society and his tin drum symbolizes his protest against the middle-class mentality of his family and neighborhood, which stand for all passive people in Nazi Germany at that time
Parsifal by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video tape of a live performance of Wagner's opera Parsifal
The legend of Suriyothai ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Thai and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the16th century, the beautiful Princess Suriyothai married a man she didn't love in order to prevent a bitter clash between the most powerful families in Thailand's empire
Requiem für eine romantische Frau Die Geschichte von Auguste Bussmann und Clemens Brentano ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eine Liebesgeschichte, wie sie die deutschen Romantiker forderten: die 16jährige Auguste und der 30jährige Clemens, eine radikale Romantikerin und ein halbherziger Dichter. Die heisse Liebe ist ein skandalöses Abenteuer mit allen Zutaten: Flucht vor den Verwandten und dem Skandal, rasche Heirat, intensive Eheszenen zwischen Kampf und Konfrontation, Faszination und Frust, Willfährigkeit und Widerstand
El Tambor de hojalata ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danzig, 1924. Oskar, un niño superdotado, decide dejar de crecer cuando cumple 3 años, como rechazo a su entorno. Mediante su tambor de hojalata, va punteando los grandes acontecimientos que rodean su existencia en una Alemania que camina hacia el nazismo
Die Geschichte der Dienerin by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In de 21e eeuw is de VS de Republiek Gilead geworden, een land waar godsdienstfanaten de macht hebben overgenomen, dat geteisterd wordt door milieurampen, waar burgeroorlogen woeden en overzeese gebieden besmette strafkampen zijn geworden. Vrouwen zijn veelal onvruchtbaar geworden door straling en zijn volledig ondergeschikt. Hoge officieren die kinderloos zijn, krijgen een dienstmaagd toegewezen voor 'reproduktieve' doeleinden
Krieg und Frieden & Der Kandidat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two documentary films and four shorts created by the noted German producer and director Alexander Kluge
Ich bin keiner von uns Filme, Porträts, Interviews by Hans Magnus Enzensberger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television programs and films which are associated with Hans Magnus Enzensberger, either as a creator or as a subject
Il tamburo di latta ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oskar Matzerah, nato a Danzica nel 1924, decide all'età di tre anni di non crescere più. Da quel giorno non si separa più dal suo tamburo, porta al cimitero la madre e i suoi due presunti padri finché nel 1945 si risolve a diventare adulto, ma molto speciale. (Mymovies)
Die Faelschung Circle of deceit ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war-torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and his photographer colleague Hoffman join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Oustide, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging both Christian and Palestinian bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions. When Georg's affair with a beautiful German ex-pat widow evolves into something more than just an indulgence, Beirut's bloody whirlpool of brutality threatens to claim Georg's neutrality and his civilized self-control
 
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Languages
German (65)
French (7)
English (7)
Spanish (7)
Thai (5)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Polish (1)
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