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Seweryn, Andrzej

Works: 185 works in 370 publications in 7 languages and 3,615 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Religious television programs  Historical films  Religious films  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives‡vFrench 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Andrzej Seweryn
Most widely held works by Andrzej Seweryn
Indochine by Rgis Wargnier( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in French and held by 915 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 670 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 )

34 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in Polish and French and held by 318 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 Alain Resnais( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 266 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 )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in Polish and Multiple languages and held by 202 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 )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 182 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 )

12 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 80 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 Ral Ruiz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in French and held by 72 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
Bez znieczulenia Without anesthesia( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Polish and held by 67 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 57 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 )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in Polish and held by 55 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
Dyrygent The conductor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in Polish 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 between 1990 and 1994 in Italian and held by 51 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
Dom Juan comédie en cinq actes by Molière( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dom Juan is a brigand of hearts, and the despair of both Sganarelle, his servant, and of his upright father who repeatedly rescues him from his scrapes. He has abandoned his latest conquest, the beautiful Elvire, and is now pursued by her brothers, who have sworn to kill him. Sailing, capsizing, lovemaking, disguising, and rescuing follow as merry rake Dom Juan proceeds with his endless progress. As a joke, Dom Juan insists that a statue, gracing the tomb of one of his recent victims be invited to dinner. Amazingly, the statue nods its acceptance, and so begins libertine Dom Juan's end
La Révolution française( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and held by 24 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
Letters & music by Frdric Chopin( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Généalogies d'un crime Genealogies of a crime( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist takes in her orphaned nephew Rene. Believing he possesses the personality of a killer, she begins to observe him carefully. A decade passes and the woman is killed. Rene is arrested for the crime. Dr. Georges Didier claims he saw the crime, which happened during a bizarre group-therapy session that he hosted. But lawyer Solange isn't convinced of her client Rene's guilt and so begins an investigation of Didier's group
Cyrano de Bergerac un spectacle de la Comédie Française by Andy Sommer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 17 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
Le mariage forcé comédie en un acte by Molière( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in French and held by 15 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
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Alternative Names
Andrzej Seweryn aktor i reżyser polski

Andrzej Seweryn aktoro

Andrzej Seweryn attore polacco

Andrzej Seweryn Polish actor

Andrzej Seweryn polnischer Schauspieler

Seweryn, Andrzej Teodor.

Северин, Анджей

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