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Pszoniak, Wojciech 1942-

Overview
Works: 130 works in 367 publications in 6 languages and 3,545 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  War films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Wojciech Pszoniak
 
Most widely held works by Wojciech Pszoniak
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

71 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges Danton, the popular revolutionary leader, 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." Danton pleads with the people for an end to the bloodshed which violates the spirit of their revolution
Korczak by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henryk Goldszmit had become a Polish icon in the 1930s, through his writings, teachings, and radio programs for children, under the name of Janusz Korczak. WHen the kids from the Warsaw orphanage were to be deported to the gas chambers of Treblinka, he refused ot abandon them, and with them he died in the Holocaust. Academy award winning director Andrzej Wajda (Katyn) brings this tragic tale to the screen in Korczak, starring Wojciech Pszoniak as the kind and fiercely committed doctor. After the Nazis invade Poland, the Jewish Korczak and his orphans are moved into the newly formed Ghettos, where he scrounges for food and vainly tries to protect the children from the violence and famine outside their walls. With a powerful script by Agnieszka Holand (Europa Europa), stunning B&W cinematography by Robby Müller (Dead Man), and performed with self-immolating intensity by Pozoniak and the phenomenally talented ensemble of child actors, Korczak is, as Steven Spielberg wrote, "one of the most important European pictures about the Holocaust"--container
Ziemia obiecana = The promised land by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

40 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 330 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
Chaos by Coline Serreau( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bourgeois woman forms an unlikely friendship with a down-on-her-luck French prostitute
Strike( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Polish and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An illiterate single mother, Agnieszka Kowalska is a Socialist "heroine of labor" for working long hours as a shipyard welder ... until her superiors deny compensation to the widows of 21 workers killed in an industrial disaster. Risking her job, her life, and the love of her son to defy the bureacracy, Agnieszka inspires the largest labor strike in world history ... and becomes a national hero."--Container
Le chat du rabbin by Joann Sfar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in French and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat belonging to a widowed Rabbi and his beautiful daughter eats the family parrot and miraculously gains the ability to speak. Along with the power of speech comes unparalleled sardonic wit, and the cat spares no group or individual as he skewers faith, tradition and authority. The delivery of a box from Russia further complicates things when a painter is discovered inside, more dead than alive. He is on a quest for a hidden tribe and its mythical city in Africa
Bittere Ernte( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in German and English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Polish farmer falls in love with a Jewish woman who has escaped with her family from a train bound for a concentration camp and he hides the fact that her husband is still alive
Austeria by Jerzy Kawalerowicz( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in Polish and English and held by 139 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
Diabeł( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Polish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 18th century nobleman is freed by a mysterious stranger from jail, after he conspires against the king. In return, the stranger wants a list of the nobleman's conspirators, and a partner on a journey of countless acts of brutal violence
The Cradle = Gniazdo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in Polish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the reign of Mieszko I, the first historical ruler of Poland, who became allies with Emperor Otto I and was victorious at Cedynia during the 10th century
The Rabbi's cat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat belonging to a widowed Rabbi and his beautiful daughter eats the family parrot and miraculously gains the ability to speak. Along with the power of speech comes unparalleled sardonic wit, and the cat spares no group or individual as he skewers faith, tradition and authority. The delivery of a box from Russia further complicates things when a painter is discovered inside, more dead than alive. He is on a quest for a hidden tribe and its mythical city in Africa
L'atelier by Alexandre Tarta( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans le Paris de l'immédiat après-guerre, les ouvrières d'un modeste atelier de confection tentent de recomposer leurs vies. L'une d'entre elle, mère de deux jeunes garçons, attend le retour de son mari déporté. Les saisons passent, les années s'écoulent (1945-1951)... L'atelier vit à son rythme, abritant les chagrins et les joies de tout ce petit monde qui tire l'aiguille. Entre rires et larmes, Jean-Claude Grumberg évoque ses souvenirs d'enfance
Notturno by Fritz Lehner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 2 versions of the film directed by Fritz Lehner of the last days of the composer Franz Schubert. Udo Samel plays Franz Schubert in these film biographies that present a grim look at the darker side of the legendary composer. Schubert is released from a hospital-asylum after being treated for a sexually transmitted disease. After visiting his strict father, he goes to live with his wealthy friend Schober. Franz is followed by Kajetan, the crippled beggar he befriended during his hospital stay
Diabel = Le diable by Andrzej Żuławski( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Polish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partage de la pologne, début 18ème siècle. Jakub, un insurgé, aidé par l'Inconnu, s'enfuit du cloître où les soldats prussiens ont perpétré un massacre. Sur la route du manoir familial où il se rend, il est invité au mariage de sa fiancée avec un comte. La fiancée est enceinte... Pendant l'orgie qui suit au château, tandis que Jakud est victime d'une crise d'épilepsie, L'Inconnu le proclame Sauveur d'un monde en décomposition... Mais cet Inconnu n'est-il pas lui-même diabolique ?... Du second film de Zulawski date le début de ses ennuis avec la censure de son pays. Son propos se radicalise, et son sujet moins "acceptable" plonge dans une problématique liée à la Pologne contemporaine. La 1ère projection publique y aura lieu en 1988. Un véritable choc visuel à redécouvrir grâce à un master restauré. [Source : jaquette]
Danton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korczak by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Polish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film opens in the late 1930s with pediatrician, writer, teacher, and radio personality Korczak working as the administrator of an orphanage in the slums of Warsaw. When the Nazis invade Poland, move Korczak and his Jewish charges into the ghetto, and begin shipping cattle cars full of adult Jews to Treblinka, the doctor does everything in his power to try to protect the children from the uglier aspects of the ominous quarantine
Die Karwoche nach der gleichnamigen Erzählung von Jerzy Andrzejewski( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korczak. Solo für Klarinette / mit Götz George : Corinna Harfouch. Regie: Nico Hofmann( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ziemia obiecana( )

4 editions published in 2000 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.26 for Strike / ... to 0.94 for Danton ...)

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Alternative Names
Psoniak, Wojtek

Psoniak, Wojtek 1942-

Pszoniak, Wojciech.

Pszoniak, Wojciech 1942-

Pszoniak, Wojtek

Pszoniak Wojtek 1942-....

Wojciech Pszoniak acteur polonais

Wojciech Pszoniak Polish actor

Wojciech Pszoniak polnischer Schauspieler

Wojciech Pszoniak polsk skådespelare

Wojciech Pszoniak polsk skodespelar

Wojciech Pszoniak polsk skuespiller

Wojciech Pszoniak Pools acteur

Пшоняк, Войцех

Վոյցեխ Պշոնյակ

ווייצ'ך פשוניאק

وویچیخ شونیاک بازیگر لهستانی

Languages
Polish (105)

French (75)

German (23)

English (3)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)

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