WorldCat Identities

Mact Productions

Overview
Works: 65 works in 175 publications in 12 languages and 7,717 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Motion pictures  Comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Mact Productions
The mustang by Josh Stewart( Visual )

6 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman is a man serving a prison sentence of 12 years for committing a violent crime. His rehabilitation options include working at a facility that breaks and trains wild mustang horses. Within a short time, Roman's work with the horses propels him into an introspective period. He learns about the true origins of his own anger when he befriends a particularly troubled mustang. As his relationship with the mustang grows, Roman begins to deeply consider his actions in relationship to society and his own family
Central Station by Walter Salles( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Portuguese and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most acclaimed films of the year, Central Station is profoundly moving tale of the human spirit, featuring an unforgettable lead performance by Fernanda Montenegro (Best Actress Winner). Inside Rio de Janeiro's bustling Central Station, two very unlikely souls are about to become inextricably llinked. When a young boy (Vinicius de Oliveira) witnesses his mother's accidental death, a lonely retired schoolteacher reluctantly takes the child under her wing. Together, the two embark on a journey of the heart that restores the woman's sipirit and teaches the child precious life lessons
Hannah Arendt by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant biopic of the influential German-Jewish philosopher and political theorist. Arendt's reporting on the 1961 trial of ex-Nazi Adolf Eichmann in The New Yorker, controversial both for her portrayal of Eichmann and the Jewish councils, introduced her now-famous concept of the 'Banality of Evil.' Using footage from the actual Eichmann trial and weaving a narrative that spans three countries, von Trotta beautifully turns the often invisible passion for thought into dramatic cinema
ʻEts limon = Lemon tree = Shajarat līmūn( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hebrew and Arabic and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama based on the true story of a Palestinian widow who must defend her lemon tree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and threatens to have her lemon grove torn down
The Syrian bride = Kalah ha-Surit by Eran Riklis( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mona, promised in marriage by her father when she was a young girl, lives in the Druze village of Majdal Shams in the Golan Heights of Syria. Her wedding day has come, and she must cross the border into Israel in order to marry, knowing she will not be allowed back to her home and family
King of Devil's Island by Marius Holst( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Norwegian and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Erling is a rumored murderer and therefore sent to the Bastoy Boys Home correctional facility. Once there he clashes with the island facility's governor who believes manual labor, rigid discipline, and harsh punishment is the only way to turn these boys around. Refusing to accept the constant abuse, Erling leads the boys in a violent uprising that will bring them head to head with no less than the Norwegian Army
La sapienza by Eugène Green( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexandre decides to set off for Italy with the idea of completing his draft of a book on Borromini, and his wife Alienor comes along. Once there, they meet Goffredo, who is set to embark in architectural studies, and Lavinia, who is suffering from a nervous disorder. Alienor decides to stay to help Lavinia, and Alexandre continues on his travels with Goffredo. This separation for husband and wife will be the start of an inner journey for them both
ʻAravim roḳdim = Dancing Arabs by Eran Riklis( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in French and Hebrew and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gifted Eyad, a Palestinian Israeli boy, is given the chance to go to a prestigious Jewish boarding school in Jerusalem. As he desperately tries to fit in with his Jewish schoolmates and within Israeli society, Eyad develops a friendship with another outsider, Jonathan, a boy suffering from muscular dystrophy, and gradually becomes part of the home Jonathan shares with his mother, Edna
Nue propriété = Private property by Joachim Lafosse( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pascale lives with her adult twin sons in a renovated Belgian farmhouse. Each is still reeling from the divorce that divided the family some years earlier. Both boys pursue their respective interests, but neither seems compelled to embrace adulthood or the responsibilities that come with it. Pascale falls in love again and dreams of a new life for herself and her lover. Her dream is to own a countryside B & B. But what would seemingly be a happy time in her life takes a turn for the worse as she finds herself unable to rise from the shadow of her ex-husband and selfish children. In a bid for survival, Pascale leaves the house in the hands of her sons, never suspencting that in her absence, long-buried resentment and rivalry will boil over, igniting a war between the brothers
Barrio by Fernando León( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught in the concrete jungle of the big city, 15-year-old friends Rai, Manu, and Javi pass the summer dreaming of girls and sandy beaches. Javi is surprised by his friends' sexual interest in his sister Susi. Not having a vehicle, Manu struggles to keep his pizza delivery job. Rai decides to enter a contest for an exotic vacation, but wins a jet ski instead. This is immediately stolen before he manages to profit by selling it. Manu and his father lie about Manu's absent junkie brother, while Javi's mother gets a court restraint to deal with Javi's violent father
The sun by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan, August, 1945. Millions of Japanese are stunned to hear the voice of their emperor for the first time, as he commands his people to cease all fighting. Though the address saves the life of countless Japanese and thousands more Allied forces, the victorious powers insist Emperor Hirohito appears before a military tribunal. This film chronicles the events leading up to Hirohito's momentous speech, the historic renunciation of his divine status, and his meetings with General Douglas MacArthur, the commander-in-chief of the occupying American forces, who advises his own president not to declare the Japanese leader a war criminal
Santitos by Alejandro Springall( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emprenda un viaje con Esperanza (Dolores Heredia) por un mundo mágico, apasionado y lleno de humor, que va desde Tlacotalpan, Veracruz, pasando por Tijuana hasta llegar a los Ángeles en busca de su única hija. Guiada por los santos de su devoción, Esperanza cumple con su misión que explora la naturaleza del pecado, absolución y dolor de la perdida y la resurrección del deseo."--Envase
The cry of the owl( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman becomes inexplicably attracted to a man who is stalking her. When her boyfriend goes missing, the stalker is the immediate suspect, until a game of jealousy and betrayal turns deadly
The childhood of a leader by Brady Corbet( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young son of an American diplomat living in Paris learns to manipulate the people around him
Sipur gadol = A matter of size( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2020 in Hebrew and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the transformation of dilation or dilatation. Helps develop the skill of ordering, in which students learn to arrange objects in order of size and then to form relational statements about them using expressions such as "larger than" and "smaller than". Also helps develop an aesthetic appreciation of patterns which make use of a shape in different sizes
Comédie de l'innocence = The comedy of innocence by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in French and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after his 9th birthday, Camille tells his mother Ariane that he is really Paul, and that he would like to return to his "real" mother, Isabella, who lives on the other side of town. Alarmed at first, but willing to humor him, she takes him to Isabella's and is startled to find out he knows her apartment intimately. It turns out that Isabella's son drowned two years earlier. Is Camille the reincarnation of Isabella's dead son?
Pornografia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in Polish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1943 in occupied Poland. Two older men visiting a country estate become obsessed with the lives of their host's adolescent daughter and the son of the local bailiff. As they try to ignite a love affair between the two young people their personalities become submerged and they eventually become the victims of their own manipulations
Lemon tree by Eran Riklis( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in Hebrew and Arabic and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama based on the true story of a Palestinian widow who must defend her lemon tree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and threatens to have her lemon grove torn down
König der Diebe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two amateur circus kids from a poor Ukrainian village, ten-year-old Barbu and his sister Mimma, are sold to a circus artist called Caruso who promises them a career in the West. Caruso smuggles them to Berlin and separates them from each other. Mimma is sold to prostitution, while Barbu is taught to snatch purses together with an older Albanian boy Marcel. Barbu finds out about Mimma's fate and decides to free her from the brothel
Someone else's America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Serbian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Spanish immigrant lives with his blind mother above a small dingy bar he owns in Brooklyn. It is a story of loss, displacement, and ultimately the power of friendship
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.15 for The mustan ... to 0.61 for Lemon tree ...)

König der Diebe
Covers
Languages