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Seweryn, Andrzej

Overview
Works: 170 works in 402 publications in 7 languages and 3,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Swashbuckler films  Comedy films  Television plays  Action and adventure films  Political films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Andrzej Seweryn
 
Most widely held works by Andrzej Seweryn
Indochine by Régis Wargnier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in French and English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans l'Indochine des années trente, Éliane dirige avec son père une plantation d'arbres à caoutchouc. Elle a adopté Camille, une princesse annamite orpheline, qu'elle considère comme sa propre fille. Mais le destin va mettre leur amour à dur épreuve. Jean-Baptiste, un jeune officier français, dont Éliane est follement amoureuse, gagne le cœur de Camille. Au même moment, sur fond du nationalisme ambiant, sont perpétrés les premiers attentats contre les Français."--Boîtier
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in French and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film centers on Georges Danton ... the popular revolutionary leader, who returns to Paris at a time when the new Republic is in disarray. Maximilien Robespierre ... and his allies have set up a monstrous dictatorship, beginning the infamous "Reign of Terror." In direct opposition to the government and Robespierre, Danton pleads with the people for an end to the bloodshed which violates the spirit of their revolution. What begins as a public cause, soon turns into a personal conflict between Danton and Robespierre. Robespierre subsequently has Danton arrested for treason and France's one voice for peace faces the guillotine"--Cassette container
Ziemia obiecana = The promised land by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

38 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three friends hope to build a factory but their plans are quickly jeopardized by local politics and one of the partner's dangerous love affair."--Container
Zemsta( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two 17th century aristocratic families, due to decline in their ancestral legacies, inhabit separate parts of a crumbling castle and thrive on making each other miserable. The feuding noblemen try to outwit one another for romance and control over their extravagant realm while their family members pursue their selfish interests of greed and lust. Thwarted lovers, mistaken identity, closed-door couplings and long simmering feuds abound in this delightful farce!"--Container
Pan Tadeusz by Adam Mickiewicz( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Polish and Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A grand and patriotic tale of Poland's struggle for freedom just before Napoleon's war with Russia. Written in poetic style by Adam Mickiewicz, this story follows two feuding Polish families as they overcome their old conflicts and petty lives. However, they are able unite as one with the patriotic and rebelious efforts to free the country they deeply love from Russian control."--Container insert
Lucie Aubrac by Claude Berri( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the French Resistance, Lucie, a courageous wife, struggles to save her husband, Raymond Samuel, from a firing squad. He was arrested after blowing up a train during the war. Lucie is also a freedom fighter who goes by the moniker of Aubrac. She helps free Raymond by directly threatening a prosecutor. After his release, Raymond is given a new identity and sent to continue the fight in the North. Unfortunately, he is again arrested. This time he is given the death penalty. While he awaits his sentence in jail, Lucie tries to trick the Gestapo into giving other Resistance members the chance to save Raymond
Généalogies d'un crime = Genealogies of a crime by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in French and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the case of Hermine van Hug, a 1920s psychoanalyst who believed that criminal tendencies are formed at age five and who labeled her nephew a murderer before he reached adolescence. The nephew proved her right by strangling her
Na srebrnym globie by Andrzej Żuławski( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in Polish and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small group of cosmic explorers leaves Earth to find freedom and start a new civilization on the moon. They do not realize that within themselves they carry the end of their own dream. They eventually die one by one, while their children revert to a primitive native culture, creating new myths and a new god
Dyrygent = The conductor( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in Polish and French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York Jan Jasocki, a famous émigré conductor, meets Marta, a visiting musician who is also the daughter of his first love. Nostalgic and homesick for Poland after 50 years abroad, he returns to conduct a local orchestra--the same orchestra he began with years ago. Conducting in Poland, however, is not what he had dreamed, and the concert becomes mired in government schemes to milk the political advantages of his return
La condanna = The conviction( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man and a woman find themselves locked in a museum overnight, their companionship quickly escalates into a night of uncontrollable loving-making. Sandra brings rape charges against Lorenzo after he reveals he has been holding the keys to the museum the whole time
Nights and days = Noce i dnie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Polish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the second half of the 19th century, this film is a realistic picture of a society doomed to slavery, exile, and confiscation of property. A family history is played against the background of political events up to 1914, a time of crisis for old values and the birth of modern capitalism
Bez znieczulenia / Without anesthesia / Film Polski ; screenplay, Agnieszka Holland, Andrzej Wajda ; produced by Barbara Pec-Slesicka ; directed by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Polish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Jerzy, a famous journalist just returned from as assignment abroad. Despite his success, his wife leaves him for an obnoxious young writer and refuses to explain why. Against everyone's advice, Jerzy fights the divorce and searches in vain for an explanation for why she left. At the same time, Jerzy finds that he has fallen out of official favor, for reasons no less mysterious
Letters & music by Frédéric Chopin( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vous n'avez encore rien vu by Alain Resnais( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Antoine d'Antgac, célèbre auteur dramatique, convoque par-delà sa mort, tous les amis qui ont interprété sa pièce "Eurydice". Ces comédiens ont pour mission de visionner une captation de cette oeuvre par une jeune troupe. L'amour, la vie, la mort, l'amour après la mort ont-ils encore leur place sur une scène de théâtre ? C'est à eux d'en décider. Ils ne sont pas au bout de leurs surprises."
 
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Andrzej Seweryn aktor i reżyser polski

Andrzej Seweryn aktoro

Andrzej Seweryn attore polacco

Andrzej Seweryn Polish actor

Andrzej Seweryn polnischer Schauspieler

Andrzej Seweryn Pools acteur

Seweryn, Andrzej Teodor.

Αντρζέι Σεβερίν

Северин, Анджей

Անդժեյ Սևերին

אנדריי סוורין

آندری سورین

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