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Washington Square Films

Overview
Works: 33 works in 150 publications in 2 languages and 8,680 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Survival films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Legal films  Nonfiction films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Washington Square Films
All is lost by J. C Chandor( Visual )

26 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An open-water thriller about one man's battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Using only a sextant and nautical maps to chart his progress, he is forced to rely on ocean currents to carry him into a shipping lane in hopes of hailing a passing vessel. But with the sun unrelenting, sharks circling, and his meager supplies dwindling, the ever-resourceful sailor soon finds himself facing his mortality as directly as he has ever before
Margin call by J. C Chandor( Visual )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, Margin Call is an entangling Academy Award® nominated thriller involving the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When an entry-level analyst unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as decisions both financial and moral, catapult the lives of all involved to the brink of disaster"--Container
A most violent year by J. C Chandor( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an immigrant and his family trying to live the American Dream in the 1980s and expand their business amidst rampant violence, urban decay, and corrupt city officials during one of the most dangerous years in the city's history
Old joy by Kelly Reichardt( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends, Kurt and Mark, reunite for a weekend camping trip in the Cascade mountain range east of Portland, Oregon. For Mark, the weekend outing offers a respite from the pressure of his imminent fatherhood; for Kurt, a long series of carefree adventures
Permanent( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1982, and the Dicksons move to a southern town where all the girls long for Farrah Fawcett type curls. Pre-teen Aurelie begs her parents for a perm hoping for a life-changing curly waves but the bored student/beautician accidentally sets the timer for too long. Now Aurelie is left as a gawky yet endearing young teenager trying to navigate junior high
Crown Heights( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1980, a young man named Marvin Grant was gunned down in Flatbush Brooklyn. Clarence Lewis, a fifteen-year-old with a penchant for lying, told the police he saw what happened and was pressured to identify a suspect. This set into motion a series of events that led to the arrest of Colin Warner, an innocent teenager who lived in nearby Crown Heights
Listen up Philip( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anger rages in Philip as he awaits the publication of his second novel. He feels pushed out of his adopted home city by the constant crowds and noise, a deteriorating relationship with his photographer girlfriend Ashley, and his own indifference to promoting the novel. When Philip's idol Ike Zimmerman offers his isolated summer home as a refuge, he finally gets the peace and quiet to focus on his favorite subject: himself
And everything is going fine( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death in 2004 of American theater actor and monologist Spalding Gray, director Steven Soderbergh (Traffic) pieced together a narrative of Gray's life to create the documentary AND EVERYTHING IS GOING FINE. Brilliantly and sensitively assembled entirely from footage of Gray, taken from interviews and one-man shows from throughout his career, it is a rich, full portrait, and autobiography of sorts, of a figure who was never less than candid but retained an air of mystery. In essence, thi
Queen of Earth by Alex Ross Perry( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Catherine has entered a particularly dark period in her life: her father, a famous artist, has recently died, and on the heels of his death she's dumped by her boyfriend James. Looking to recuperate, Catherine heads out to her best friend Virginia's lake house for some much needed relaxation. Tranquility eludes her, however, as she's instantly overcome with memories of time spent at the same house with James the year before. Moreover, she finds no solace from Virginia, who is spending increasing amounts of time with a local love interest. Before long fissures in the relationship between the two women form, sending Catherine into a downward spiral of delusion and madness"--Container
Trouble( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie and Ben are middle-aged siblings who were given equal halves of their father's land upon his death. Though perpetual screw-up Ben sold his half years ago to his more responsible sister, he is now doing everything he can to get it back. And Maggie is doing everything she can to get him off her property
Love, Ludlow( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Myra agrees to date the charming but vulnerable Reggie, her eccentric brother Ludlow sets out to destroy the budding relationship, forcing Myra to finally take charge of her own life
Colewell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Colewell post office is slated for closure, Nora Pancowski is faced with sudden retirement. As she weighs relocating, a young woman causes Nora to reflect on her youth and the choices that led her to Colewell
The United States of poetry( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty short films, evocative, edgy, and surprising as music videos, that illustrate individual poems. Recited by their creators
Adrift in Manhattan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful and mysterious doctor's life crosses paths with a young photographer who has become infatuated with her, and a patient that's going blind, on a New York subway
11:55( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being involved in the fatal shooting of a local drug dealer, U.S. Marine Nelson Sanchez returns to the neighborhood he fled years ago. Amid the fanfare and celebration on his homecoming from Afghanistan, the brother of the deceased learns of Nelson' return and vows revenge. When word reaches Nelson that his would-be killer is due in town, he decides to protect himself and his family and make a stand
My entire high school sinking into the sea by Kyle Martin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dash and his best friend Assaf are preparing for another year at Tides High School muckraking on behalf of their widely distributed but little-read school newspaper, edited by their friend Verti. But just when a blossoming relationship between Assaf and Verti threatens to destroy the boys₂ friendship, Dash learns of the administration₂s cover-up that puts all the students in danger
The United States of poetry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five episodes from the television program of the same name contain poetry from ca. 60 American poets from various walks of life. Each episode concentrates on poetry dealing with a specific theme
And everything is going fine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death in 2004 of American theater actor and monologist Spalding Gray, director Steven Soderbergh (Traffic) pieced together a narrative of Gray's life to create the documentary AND EVERYTHING IS GOING FINE. Brilliantly and sensitively assembled entirely from footage of Gray, taken from interviews and one-man shows from throughout his career, it is a rich, full portrait, and autobiography of sorts, of a figure who was never less than candid but retained an air of mystery. In essence, this hilarious, moving, and revealing film has become Gray's final monologue
Margin call (v.f.)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the high-stakes world of Wall Street, Margin Call is an entangling thriller involving the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When an entry-level analyst unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as decisions both financial and moral catapult the lives of all involved to the brink of disaster
The United States of poetry( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A five-part kaleidoscope of adventurous poetry and filmmaking, from cyber-savvy Californians to the word-slamming iconoclasts of New York's Nuyorican Poets Cafe, from rappers and college professors to cowboys and school children, this eye-popping montage of people, ideas, words, accents, rhythms, and images creates a new art form: Poetry as Television, Television as Poetry. Unlike anything before it, The United States of Poetry vividly captures more the 60 of our nation's most essential heroes--our poets--in a work of startling innovation."--1996 Peabody Awards entry form
 
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