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Bennent, David

Overview
Works: 77 works in 284 publications in 8 languages and 3,120 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Political fiction  Domestic fiction  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  War films  Historical fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Creator, Author, Contributor, Costume designer
Classifications: PT2613.R338, 833.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Bennent
Die Blechtrommel The tin drum by Volker Schlndorff( Visual )

94 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,732 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
Legend by Ridley Scott( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and French and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise plays a forest dweller chosen to save a beautiful princess and defeat the Lord of Darkness
The tin drum by Volker Schlndorff( Visual )

22 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in German and English and held by 171 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
El Tambor de hojalata by Volker Schlndorff( Visual )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar viene al mundo en Danzing en 1924. Es un niño milagrosamente precoz que acoge con un lúcido escepticismo los comentarios de quienes le rodean. El día de su tercer cumpleaños Oskar pone fin brutalmente a su crecimiento físico. Ese día le regalan el primero de los tambores rojiblancos a los que permanecerá fiel toda su vida
Le tambour by Volker Schlndorff( Visual )

17 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'action s'étend sur près d'un demi-siècle (1899-1945) à Dantzig. Naît dans une famille d'épiciers, les Matzerath, un petit garçon, Oscar, singulièrment précoce, décide à l'âge de trois ans de ne plus grandir (physiquement). Il ne se sépare plus de son cadeau d'anniversaire, un tambour, sur lequel il ne cesse de taper d'une façon accusatrice. Oscar devient le témoin impitoyable des soubresauts de l'histoire débouchant sur le nazisme
Tin drum Die Blechtrommel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 18 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
Ulzhan by Volker Schlndorff( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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
Die Blechtrommel( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulzhan das vergessene Licht( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in German and French and held by 10 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 Ulzhat, who teaches French at a local village school, and Shakuni, a hippie-turned-shaman from western Europe
Dog day Canicule( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English 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

Die Blechtrommel : nach dem Roman von Günter Grass by Jean-Claude Carrire( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der dreijährige Oskar stellt sein Wachstum ein, um der kleinbürgerlich-bigotten Erwachsenenwelt nie angehören zu müssen. Mit seiner Kindertrommel bringt er seinen Protest über die Unzulänglichkeit der Welt zum Ausdruck
Die Blechtrommel Tin drum( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film 1920'li yıllarda Almanların, Polonyalılar ve diğer azınlıklarla birlikte uyum içinde yaşadıkları yoksul kent Danzig'de başlar. Annesi ve hangisinin babası olduğunu bilmediği iki erkekle birlikte yaşayan Oscar'a (David Bennent) üç yaşına bastığı doğum gününde teneke bir trampet hediye edilir. Bu andan itibaren çevresinde gözlemlediği erişkinlerin mutsuz ve acılı dünyalarına katılmaktansa hep çocuk olarak kalmaya karar verir
Die Blechtrommel ein Film von Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 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

Bildbeschreibung - Hyperion by Heiner Mller( Recording )

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

Die Blechtrommel ein Film( Visual )

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

The tin drum by Gnter Grass( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3 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
 
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