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Seweryn, Andrzej

Works: 119 works in 255 publications in 6 languages and 3,341 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Personal narratives‡vFrench  War films  Historical films  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1995.9.F67, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Andrzej Seweryn
Indochine by Régis Wargnier ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in French and held by 906 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 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georges Danton (Depardieu), the popular revolutionary leader returns to Paris when Robespierre (Pszoniak) has set up a dictatorship beginning the "Reign of Terror."
Ziemia obiecana The promised land by Andrzej Wajda ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in Polish and held by 303 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
Vous n'avez encore rien vu You ain't seen nothin' yet by Alex Réval ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 254 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."
Zemsta ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Polish and Multiple 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
The Mahabharata by Peter Brook ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'opera ruota intorno alle vicende di una famiglia regnante corrosa dalle rivalità interne: l'epopea dei cinque fratelli Pandavas che combattono per il potere contro i feroci cinque Kauravas
Pan Tadeusz ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Polish and Spanish and held by 152 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
Généalogies d'un crime Genealogies of a crime ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in French and held by 85 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
Lucie Aubrac by Claude Berri ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and held by 74 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
Bez znieczulenia Without anesthesia ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Polish and held by 68 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
Nights and days Noce i dnie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Polish and held by 56 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
Na srebrnym globie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in Polish and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small group of cosmic explorers, leaves Earth to find freedom and start a new civilization. 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
La condanna The conviction ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in Italian and held by 52 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
Dyrygent The conductor ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in Polish and held by 50 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
Le mariage forcé by Molière ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sganarelle, a wealthy older man, has proposed to Dorimene, a flirtatious young woman. Assailed with second thoughts, he consults with his friend, a couple of philosophers, and even a pair of fortune tellers. Convinced he will become the butt of marital infidelity, he struggles to break the engagement until Dorimene's brother gives him a sound beating, which convinces him to keep his commitment
La Révolution française ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"La première partie, Les années lumière ... raconte les événements de 1788 au 10 août 1792, lorsque le Roi Louis XVI est jeté en prison. La seconde partie, Les années terribles ... s'achève en 1794, après les exécutions de Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette, Danton et Desmoulins. Le serment du Jeu de Paume, l'assassinat de Marat, la prise de la Bastille, l'abolition des privilèges, la déclaration des droits de l'homme et du citoyen, autant d'événements racontés dans ces deux films devenus incontournables."--Conteneur
Cyrano de Bergerac un spectacle de la Comédie Française by Andy Sommer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of the soulful poet/philosopher and expert duelist named Cyrano who falls in love with the fair Roxanne, but is ashamed to woo her because of his huge nose. Instead he writes love letters for slow-witted, but handsome Christian in order to win her hand for him. She falls deeply in love with the author, but doesn't know they were written by Cyrano
Dom Juan ou Le festin de Pierre by Agnès Delarive ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dom Juan est un infidèle coureur de jupons libertin et blasphémateur. Accompagné par son serviteur Sganarelle, il multiplie les conquêtes, nobles comme servantes, et les abandonne toutes
Zemsta Revenge ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in Polish and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Czesnik and Rejent are the combative scions of two prominent families fallen on hard times, both of whom have the poor fortune of having homes which share a common courtyard. Czesnik's niece Klara has fallen in love with Waclaw, Rejent's son. However, Rejent has promised his son to Podstolina, a beautiful widow who has attracted Czesnik's eye. Meanwhile, Papkin, a former nobleman short on both cash and courage, hopes to wed Klara, but as a neutral party in the feud between the two clans, Klara thinks she might be able to use Papkin for her own purposes to bring her together with Waclaw
La Révolution française by Robert Enrico ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cette première partie raconte les évènements de 1788 au 10 août 1972, lorsque le Roi Louis XVI est jeté en prison. La prise de la Bastille, le serment du jeu de Paume, la déclaration des Droits de l'homme ou la naissance de la Marseillaise. Autant d'événements qui auront marqué les Années Lumière de 1789 à 1792, entre fureur et sang, entre rébellion et liberté
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Alternative Names
Seweryn, Andrzej Teodor.