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Van Sant, Gus

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Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

202 editions published between 1996 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 3,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Milk by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

90 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His life changed history. His courage changed lives. Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who, after moving to San Francisco, became a Gay Rights activist and city politician. On his third attempt, he was elected to San Francisco's Board of Supervisors in 1977. His election makes him the first openly gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. The following year, both he and the city's mayor, George Moscone, were shot to death by former city supervisor, Dan White, who blamed his former colleagues for denying White's attempt to rescind his resignation from the board. Based on the inspiring true story of Harvey Milk
Finding Forrester by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

65 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal Wallace is a talented young basketball player in New York City whose secret passion is writing. After an accidental meeting, Forrester, a reclusive novelist, becomes Jamal's unlikely mentor. Soon, both men learn lessons from each other about life and the importance of friendship
Promised Land by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

70 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate salesman Steve Butler has been dispatched to the rural town of McKinley with his sales partner to offer much-needed relief to the economically hard-hit residents in exchange for drilling rights to their properties. As they grapple with a surprising array of both open hearts and closed doors, the outsiders soon discover the strength of an American small town at a crossroads
Paris, je t'aime = Paris, I love you by Ethan Coen( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
Elephant by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

152 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistic drama that takes the viewer inside an American high school on one single, ordinary day that very rapidly turns tragic. It observes the comings and goings of its characters from a safe distance. The experiences of each student range from friendly and innocent to traumatic and deeply disturbing
Don't worry, he won't get far on foot by John Callahan( Visual )

32 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the rocky path to sobriety after a life-changing accident, John Callahan discovers the healing power of art, willing his injured hands into drawing hilarious, often controversial cartoons, which bring him a new lease on life
My own private Idaho( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike, a sensitive narcoleptic who dreams of the mother who abandoned him, and Scott, the rebellious son of a prominent family and the object of Mike's desire, embark on a quest from the grungy streets of Portland to the open highways of the Pacific Northwest, in search of an elusive place called home
The sea of trees by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in English and German and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powerful story of love and redemption of an American professor, Arthur, who travels to Japan. He embarks on a spiritual and life-changing journey with Takumi, whom he found lost near the base of Mount Fuji. Takumi had gotten lost after attempting to commit suicide, now they fight for their survival while they are on their journey of reflection. Arthur's will to live reconnects him to his love for his wife
To die for by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

70 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small town in New Hampshire, a media sensation erupts over a murder case against Suzanne Stone. She is accused of persuading teenagers to kill her husband, Larry Maretto. Obsessed with becoming a TV personality, she views her husband's desire for children as an impediment to her career
Drugstore cowboy by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

86 editions published between 1988 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of drug addicts, led by a husband and wife team, resort to robbing drugstores to stay high. They are successful in avoiding capture until their luck begins to run out, and the husband has to accept the fact that he must give up drugs to survive
Paranoid Park by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

64 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a young skateboarder accidentally kills a security guard in self-defense with his skateboard at Paranoid Park, he falls into a world of crime, guilt, and fear. He desperately attempts to get out as the investigation into the crime deepens
The story of film : an odyssey by Mark Cousins( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of film: an odyssey, written and directed by award-winning film-maker Mark Cousins, is the story of international cinema told through the history of cinematic innovation. Five years in the making, The Story of Film: An Odyssey covers six continents and 12 decades, showing how film-makers are influenced both by the historical events of their times, and by each other. It provides a worldwide guided tour of the greatest movies ever made; an epic tale that starts in nickelodeons and ends as a multi-billion dollar globalised digital industry. Described as a 'love letter' to the movies, Cousins visits the key sites in the history of cinema from Hollywood to Mumbai; from Hitchcock's London to the village where Pather Panchali was shot, and features interviews with legendary filmmakers and actors including Stanley Donen, Kyoko Kagawa, Gus van Sant, Lars Von Trier, Claire Denis, Bernardo Bertolucci, Robert Towne, Jane Campion and Claudia Cardinale
Restless by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

55 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill teenage girl falls for a boy who likes to attend funerals and the two of them have numerous encounters with the ghost of a Japanese kamikaze pilot from WWII
Psycho by Vince Vaughn( Visual )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Criminal on the run, Marion Crane (Anne Heche) takes refuge at the motel operated by Norman Bates (Vince Vaughn)--a troubled man whose victims encounter a grisly fate at the hands of his 'mother.' Marion soon becomes the next victim and her disappearance prompts inquiries from her sister (Julianne Moore) and a private investigator (William H. Macy). They both soon discover the morbid bond linking Norman to his mysterious 'mother' at the Bates Motel"--Container label
Tarnation by Jonathan Caouette( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jonathan Caouette's spellbinding debut film re-imagines the whole idea of what a documentary can be. Having filmed his life since he was eleven years old, Caouette has woven together a psychedelic whirlwind of snapshots, super-8 home movies, answering machine messages, video diaries, early short films, snippets of '80s pop culture and dramatic re-enactments to create an epic portrait of an American family torn apart by dysfunction and reunited through the power of love ... Begins in 2003 as Caouette learns of his mother's lithium overdose back in his native Texas. Faced with the haunting remnants of his past, including a family history of mental illness, abuse and neglect, Caouette returns home to aid in his mother's recovery. During this time, he rekindles a touching relationship with his mother, another victim of a tumultuous childhood and discovers that family ties are never truly unbound"--Container
My own private Idaho by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

133 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This wildly adventurous road movie of the 90's is about two young hustlers who discover friendship and adventure on the twisting, turning road of life. Mike is a narcoleptic street hustler haunted by his idyllic memories of childhood and obsessed with finding his estranged mother. Scott is a runaway rich kid who's on a personal crusade to find the meaning of life, biding his time until he inherits his father's estate. Together they're lost in a bizarre world of wealthy strangers and stranger than life adventures
Gerry by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

59 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pair of best friends, who've nicknamed each other 'Gerry', set out on a desert hike. But what begins as a simple daytime adventure turns into an intense life-and-death journey that will test the strength of human endurance and ultimately their friendship."--Container
Gus Van Sant's Last days( Visual )

9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is inspired by the final hours of Kurt Cobain. Blake is a brilliant but troubled musician whose success has left him in a lonely place. The film follows Blake through a handful of hours spent in his wooded home ... a fugitive from his own life
I am Michael( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Michael Glatze, a gay activist who becomes an anti-gay Christian pastor. Michael is a high profile gay youth activist who created a national controversy when he claimed to no longer be gay and became a straight Christian pastor. The film follows Michael from his life in San Francisco with his boyfriend Bennett--where he pursues political activism, a journalist career at XY Magazine, social awareness, and sexual exploration--to his days of personal self-discovery. After a traumatic scare, Michael is plagued by doubt and paranoia, and begins a religious reawakening. Michael renounces his gay lifestyle, rejects his friends, and endeavors to find his "true self." He explores Buddhism and Mormonism, yet ultimately lands at a Christian Bible school in rural Wyoming where he meets his girlfriend Rebekah, and becomes the pastor of his own church
 
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Alternative Names
Gass van Sants Amerikāņu kinorežisors

Green, Van Sant, Gus

Gus Van Sant

Gus Van Sant 1952-

Gus Van Sant American film director, producer, photographer and musician

Gus Van Sant americký režisér, producent, fotograf a hudebník

Gus Van Sant Amerikaans filmregisseur

Gus van Sant Amerikaanse regisseur, skrywer, skilder en musikant

Gus Van Sant amerikai filmrendező, producer, fényképész és zenész

Gus Van Sant Amerikalı yönetmen, müzisyen ve senaryo yazarı

Gus Van Sant cinéaste, producteur, photographe et musicien américain

Gus Van Sant director de cine, productor, guionista y escritor estadounidense

Gus Van Sant filmowiec amerykański

Gus Van Sant regista, sceneggiatore, montatore, pittore, fotografo, musicista e scrittore statunitense

Sant Gus Van

Sant Gus Van 1952-....

Van Sant, Gus.

Van Sant, Gus Green

Van Sant, Gus Green Jr

Van Sant, Gus Greene Junior

Van Sant, Gus Jr

VanSant, Gus 1952-

Γκας Βαν Σαντ

Ван Сант, Гус, 1952-

Ван Сент, Гас

Ван Сент, Гас, 1952-

Гас Ван Сан

Гас Ван Сант

Гас Ван Сент американский кинематографист

Сент, Гас Ван, 1952-

Ґас Ван Сент

גאס ואן סנט

جوس ڤان سانت

گاس ون سنت فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، عکاس، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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구스 반 산트

반 산트, 구스 1952-

ヴァン・サント, ガス

ガス・ヴァン・サント

吉士雲辛

葛斯·范·桑

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