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Bennent, David

Overview
Works: 69 works in 298 publications in 9 languages and 3,131 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Political fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Historical fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Creator, Contributor, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PT2613.R338, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Bennent
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

157 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist Gunter Grass assisted in this brilliant film adaptation of his groundbreaking novel, which depicts the horrors of two world wars in Germany via the brazen gaze of a very special young boy. Frustrated by the lies and hypocrisies that surround him, three year-old Oskar resorts to breaking glass with his shrill voice and banging relentlessly on his tin drum. With the fascists rising-up in his Polish-German hometown of Danzig, and the events leading up to the onslaught of Nazism coming to a head, Oskar is determined to boycott the adult world and remain a child forever.Vividly portrayed by the diminutive David Bennet, and brilliantly directed by master of the New German cinema, Volker Schlondorff, Oskar's epic coming-of-age story is a milestone of European film, and deservedly won top prize at Cannes and the Academy Awards
Legend by Ridley Scott( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forest dweller is chosen to save a beautiful princess and defeat the Lord of Darkness
The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in German and French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about Oskar Matzerath, who at age three decides to stop growing. For the next two decades, during the Nazi reign in Eastern Europe, he remains frozen in size, suspended in the outraged innocence of childhood. Oskar has two weapons to see him through the ordeal of modern history: his tin drum, which he bangs to drown out horror and hypocrisy, and his childish voice raised in shriek piercing enough to break glass
Landschaft mit entfernten Verwandten by Heiner Goebbels( Recording )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poem : ich setze den Fuss in die Luft und sie trug( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visual interpretations of a collection of poetry
Ulzhan by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parisian schoolteacher, Charles Simon, leaves Paris after a family tragedy, bound for Berg Khan Tengri, by car and then on foot. He refuses offers for a ride and in time it becomes apparent that he is journeying to Khan Tengri, not for spiritual enlightenment, as might be expected, but to find a rumored cache of gold. He is soon joined in his quest by two eccentrics: a Kazakhstani woman named Ulzhan, who teaches French at a local village school, and Shakuni, a hippie-turned-shaman from western Europe
The tin drum by Günter Grass( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intellectually challenging, visually stunning parable of modern society in violent transition--as narrated by Oskar Matzerath, one of the most unforgettably unique heroes of our time. Oskar is born into a world he never made and he hates what he sees. At three, decides to stop growing, then and there, and remain a three-year-old, alone, once and for all. The next two terrible decades of feast and famine, fascism and slaughter, he remains frozen in size, suspended in the outraged innocence of childhood. Oskar has two weapons to see him through the ordeal of modern history: his tin drum, which he bangs to drown out horror and hypocrisy, and his childish voice raised in a shriek piercing enough to break glass
Die Blechtrommel( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Filmklassiker äDie Blechtrommelä im Director's Cut mit 20 Minuten neuen, noch nie gezeigten Szenen
Die Blechtrommel( )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dog day by Yves Boisset( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A ruthless fugitive on the run from the law and carrying several million dollars hides out in the home of a farm family. The tables soon turn, when the family becomes more criminally depraved than he is, and begins to terrorize him instead of the other way around."--Container
Endspiel( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bildbeschreibung - Hyperion by Heiner Müller( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulzhan - das vergessene Licht( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Blechtrommel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Respectful adaptation of Gunter Grass's epic novel which looks at the realities of German history from the fantastic, subjective viewpoint of a child who, as an act of will, refuses to grow up
Legend( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forest dweller is chosen to save a beautiful princess and defeat the Lord of Darkness in this visually stunning fantasy-adventure
Il tamburo di latta( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in Italian and held by 4 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 Blechtrommel nach dem Roman "Die Blechtrommel" von Günter Grass( )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Gruftwächter by Franz Kafka( Recording )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poem ich setzte den Fuß in die Luft und sie trug ; eine Produktion von Trigger Happy Productions in Co-Produktion mit @radical media( )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autoren im Film: Hilde Domin, Antonia Keinz, Hermann Hesse, Claire Goll, Ernst Jandl, Heiner Müller, Selma Meerbaum-Eisinger, Mascha Kaléko, Georg Trakl, Rainer Maria Rilke, Isabel Tuengerthal, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Paul Celan, Heinrich Heine, Hans Arp, Else Lasker-Schüler, Erich Kästner, Kurt Tucholsky, Ingeborg Bachmann, Friedrich Schiller
El tambor de hojalata = Die Blechtrommel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El día de su tercer cumpleaños es una fecha determinante en la vida de Oskar. No sólo es el día en que toma la decisión de dejar de crecer, sino que recibe su primer tambor de hojalata, objeto que habrá de convertirse en compañero inseparable para el resto de sus días
 
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