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Kawalerowicz, Jerzy 1922-2007

Overview
Works: 90 works in 244 publications in 7 languages and 1,000 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Political films  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Scenarist, Performer, Creator, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1995.9.S87, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Jerzy Kawalerowicz, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jerzy Kawalerowicz
Matka Joanna od Aniołow Mother Joan of the angels by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This allegory of good vs. evil, chastity vs. passion, is based on actual events. The Mother Superior of a seventeenth century Polish convent comes to desire the priest investigating demonic possession among the nuns
Quo vadis. Jerzy Kawalerowicz's film by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the tale of love between a Roman Patrician and a Christian daughter of a Barbarian Commander set in Ancient Rome at the time of the Great Fires, Nero's tyranny and the persecution of Christians
Austeria by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Polish and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early in World War I, a group of Orthodox Jews flee from the Cossack army. A secluded country inn becomes their temporary refuge, where emotional attachments, brief love affairs, and even a renewed faith in humankind inspire them
Pocia̧g Night train ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Polish and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerzy, a man running from the authorities, and Marta, who's trying to escape her spurned lover, end up in the same sleeper berth on an overnight train. Passengers become a frenzied rumor-fueled lynch mob when police board looking for an escaped killer
S̀mierc̀ prezydenta ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in Polish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rebirth of Poland after World War I. The newly organized National Assembly elected Gabriel Narutowicz, a professor returning home from Switzerland to enter public life, as the first president in the history of the Polish Republic. Shows the turmoil leading to Narutowicz's election by a National Assembly divided between Polish Nationalists and the minorities, comprising one third of the population. A few days after the election the president was assassinated by a fanatic Nationalist while opening an art exhibit
Faraon by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical film from the period of the reign of pharaoh Ramses XIII
Austeria The Inn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Polish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the first day of World War 1, a group of Jews flee form the Cossack army in Polish Galicia and finds itself trapped overnight in a border inn. Relationships develop, love affairs are snatched, the religious pray
Madre Juana de los Angeles by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Book )
7 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mutter Johanna von den Engeln : zwei Filmtexte by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Book )
6 editions published in 1963 in German and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pocia̧g by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Polish and French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerzy, a man running from the authorities, and Marta, who's trying to escape her spurned lover, end up in the same sleeper berth on an overnight train. Passengers become a frenzied rumor-fueled lynch mob when police board looking for an escaped killer
Cień ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Polish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plot consists of an investigation into the life of a man found dead after having been hurled from a train. As security agents, policemen and a medical examiner begin to piece together his identity, three accounts emerge: one set during World War II, one in the immediate aftermath of the war and one in contemporary Poland. In each, the victim seems to have been a mysterious, ambiguous presence, of shifting loyalties and suspicious connections, who set himself against the ruling powers of the time
Pod gwiazda frygijska ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Polish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the follow-up to the acclaimed Cellulose, a mature Szczesny falls in love for the first time against the backdrop of tension between the Polish government and the labor movement. This is a depiction of a true working-class hero
Real end of the great war ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in Polish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young architect and his new bride find their lives torn apart when he is deported to a concentration camp soon after their wedding, and his bride falls for another man after fearing her new husband is dead. Bonus features include director and cast biographies
Mutter Johanna von den Engeln by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pociag The night train ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in Polish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman suffering from an inner crisis buys a ticket from a stranger and finds herself in a "Men Only" sleeping car with an unhappy doctor. Then the police board the train in search of a killer
Faraon Pharaoh ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and Polish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Egypt at the end of the New Kingdom, a power struggle develops between Ramesses, heir to the throne, and the high priest Herhor. Economic crises, hidden gold reserves, and an Assyrian military threat are woven into the intrigue
Pociag Train de nuit by Jerzy Kawalerowicz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Polish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une place dans un wagon-lit à destination de Varsovie achetée à la sauvette lie d'une manière inattendue une jeune femme à un homme d'âge mur. Martha cherche à rompre, tandis que Jerzy, chirurgien, est bouleversé par la mort d'une adolescente sur sa table d'opération. La nouvelle d'un meurtre et de la présence de l'assassin dans le train vont venir troubler leur voyage
Night train ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in Polish and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twee mensen, waarvan één mogelijk een moordenaar op de vlucht, delen een coupé in een volle nachttrein
Bronsteins Kinder nach einem Roman von Jurek Becker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pharaoh ( Visual )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Egypt at the end of the New Kingdom, a power struggle develops between Ramesses, heir to the throne, and the high priest Herihor. Economic crises, hidden gold reserves, and an Assyrian military threat are woven into the intrigue
 
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Languages
Polish (123)
Spanish (11)
English (10)
German (8)
French (7)
Russian (3)
Multiple languages (1)