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Luther, Igor

Overview
Works: 79 works in 153 publications in 7 languages and 2,566 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Motion pictures  Musical films 
Roles: Illustrator, Cinematographer , Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Igor Luther
Die Blechtrommel The tin drum ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in German and held by 1,151 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 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the near future, the handmaids of the title are women who can still bear children after the ravages of war caused wide-spread sterility. One of the handmaids, Kate, is caught trying to escape the Republic of Gilead and sent to the prison-like training center. She is sent from there to the home of the commander to bear his child, but revolutionary forces have other plans for her!
Die Blechtrommel by Günter Grass ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in German and held by 273 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 250 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
Der Fangschuss Coup de grace by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in French and German and held by 61 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
Die Blechtrommel Le tambour by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 54 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)
The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German child refuses to grow up, in response to the Nazi presence. To vent his hostility, he pounds on a tin drum
Danton by Andrzej Wajda ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 21 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 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 14 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
Requiem für eine romantische Frau Die Geschichte von Auguste Bussmann und Clemens Brentano by Dagmar Knöpfel ( 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
The legend of Suriyothai ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Thai and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic true story of an empire on the brink of destruction and one princess determined to save it at all costs. Official Selection at Sundance, Tribeca, and San Sebastian film festivals
Parsifal by Richard Wagner ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A religious drama where salvation comes to the knight through compassion, renunciation, and suffering
Die Geschichte der Dienerin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in German and held by 11 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
Die Faelschung Circle of deceit ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 9 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
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)
Krieg und Frieden & Der Kandidat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Krieg und Frieden: At the peak of the Cold War, the short-range missile crisis, neutron bombs could have potentially annihilated Central Europe. 300,000 protesters in Bonn. German Chancellor Schmidt resigns. This is a film collage about war
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
Biografie - Ein Spiel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1970 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nach dem erfolgreichen Stück von Max Frisch drehte Regisseur Rolf Hädrich einen Fernsehfilm, der sich vor allem formal von der Bühnenfassung unterscheidet. Hädrich schrieb das Drehbuch in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Autor. Dem Beitrag ist ein einführendes Kurzvideo (2') vorangestellt
Le tambour by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A la fin des années 1920, dans la région de Dantzig, Oskar, refusant le monde cruel et surfait des adultes, décide à l'âge de trois ans de ne plus grandir."
 
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Languages
German (60)
French (7)
English (5)
Italian (2)
Thai (2)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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