WorldCat Identities

Bioskop-Film

Overview
Works: 43 works in 191 publications in 4 languages and 4,759 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Made-for-TV movies  Fantasy films  Coming-of-age films  Biographical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bioskop-Film
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

35 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in German and French and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Danzig, 1924. Oskar Matzerath is born with an intellect beyond his infancy. As he witnesses the hypocrisy of adulthood and the irresponsibility of society, Oskar rejects both, and, on his third birthday, refuses to grow. Caught in a baffling state of perpetual childhood, Oskar lashes out at all he surveys with piercing screams and frantic poundings on his tin drum, while the unheeding, chaotic world marches onward to the madness and folly of World War II."--Container
Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum = The lost honor of Katharina Blum by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in German and English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In less than twenty-four hours, a young woman's life is completely changed. Accused of harboring a criminal revolutionary, she will not cooperate with the authorities
Der Fangschuss = Coup de grace by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in German and French and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Latvia in 1919 at the end of the Russian civil war, a Prussian soldier rejects the advances of an aristocratic woman. She retaliates by joining the Bolsheviks
Black moon by Louis Malle( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and French and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After skirting the horrors of an unidentified war being waged in an anonymous countryside, a beautiful young woman takes refuge in a remote farmhouse where she becomes embroiled in the surreal domestic odyssey of a mysterious family. Evocatively shot by cinematographer Sven Nykvist, 'Black Moon' is a Freudian tale of adolescent sexuality set in a post-apocalyptic world of shifting identities and talking animals. It's a cinematic daydream like no other
Rosa Luxemburg by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in German and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Rosa Luxemburg, the legendary political and social leader known as "Red Rosa." Rosa Luxemburg, a Polish Jew, was born on March 5, 1871. She became German through an unconsummated marriage and at the beginning of the century, she played an important role in the fields of politics and morals. She was at the sides of Bebel, Jaures, and Lenin during all of the major international congresses. She was also an ardent pacifist and spent the greatest part of the war in prison
Die Faelschung by Dennis Waterman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and colleague Hoffman, join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Outside, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions
Die Bleierne Zeit = Marianne and Juliane by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in German and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, this film relates the emotional and psychological relationship between two sisters. Parallels the personal history of the Ensslin sisters: Gudrun (Marianne in the film) was imprisoned as a terrorist in the Stammheim prison, where she died, supposedly a suicide, in the fall of 1977 ; Christiane (Julianne in the film) worked for some time as an editor of a women's magazine, "Emma", and was determined to prove that her sister did not kill herself
Un amour de Swann = Swann in love by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in French and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Paris in the 1890s, Swann falls in love with a young courtesan, and soon finds himself tormented by his unrelenting sexual desire
Das zweite Erwachen der Christa Klages = The second awakening of Christa Klages by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in German and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christa Klages is a young mother distraught at the prospect that her day care center is running out of money. With her lover, Werner, and another friend, she robs a bank. The friend is captured and Werner is killed while eluding the police, so Christa flees with her friend, Ingrid, who helps Christa escape to Portugal
Heller Wahn = Sheer madness by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in German and English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Se pone en evidencia la amistad entre dos mujeres muy distintas: una es conferencista en literatura separada de un director de teatro; la otra es una esposa tímida de un reconocido experto en temas de paz. Proporcionalmente, mientras ellas se vuelven más unidas, sus esposos se irán molestando más
Voyager by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and French and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man meets and travels across Europe with a beautiful young woman whose love rejuvenates his life until phantoms from his past confront him with an unbearable truth--that neither is who they believe themselves to be
Schwestern, oder, die Balance des Glücks = Sisters, or, The Balance of happiness by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in German and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters share a complex and compelling relationship in this well-crafted film about sibling rivalry, dependency and suicide
Homo Faber by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1950s, globetrotting New York construction engineer Walter Faber is drawn to Sabeth, a young German woman he meets on a ship traveling from New York to Paris; perhaps it's because of her resemblance to an old flame of his. Sabeth is drawn to him as well, even though she reads Albert Camus and Walter's never read a work of fiction. Sabeth tells Faber she's planning to hitchhike across Europe. He's worried for her, and offers to drive her to Rome. Along the way, his concern becomes romance, and romance leads to tragedy
Messer im Kopf = Knife in the head( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in German and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thriller about a man whose memory is blown away by a police bullet. Is he an innocent victim or a dangerous terrorist?
Tricheurs = Cheaters( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in French and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opulent drama about gambling addicts set on the Portuguese island of Madeira. Suzi meets Elric at the gaming tables and is drawn into his scheme to run the roulette wheel
Das versprechen = The promise by Margarethe von Trotta( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two young lovers in East Berlin in 1961. Sophie is able to escape to West Berlin, but Konrad is forced to stay behind. The meet again briefly in 1968 in Prague and find some happiness. After marrying other people, they meet again later and look back on their unfortunate circumstances
Stammheim by Reinhard Hauff( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the trail of the Baader-Meinhof Gang in Stammheim, a suburb of Stuttgart. The trial begain in 1975 and lasted two years. Scenes and dialogue of the films are based on real texts, reminiscences, and letters
The Michael Nyman songbook by Michael Nyman( Visual )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents songs and song cycles to texts by Celan, Shakespeare, Mozart and Rimbaud
Great directors. Kurosawa, Tarkovsky, Chabrol, Antonioni, Schlöndorff : five film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Russian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an army explorer is rescued in Siberia, he returns years later and renews the friendship he formed with the man who rescued him; a dying man reflects on his childhood and society; follows the romances of four shop girls in Paris; after his girlfriend leaves him, a man takes their daughter and travels with her, trying to find love with a different woman; a German journalist travels to Beirut to write an essay on fighting between people of different faiths
Krieg und Frieden & Der Kandidat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Kandidat: A film collage motivated by the election campaign for the German Bundestag in 1981, where Franz Josef Strauss sought the office of the chancellor. This political documentary puts together clips from newsreels, archives, and television to review the controversial career of Franz Josef Strauss. Strauss founded the Christian Socialist Union and had a long political history as a parliamentarian (1949), Special Minister (1952), and by 1955 was Minister of Defense. His career began to unravel when a series of scandals hit the presses that involved him in kickbacks and abuses of power. Strauss was forced to resign his post as Defense Minister in the early 1960s
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Die Blechtrommel = The tin drum
Alternative Names
Bioskop-Film GmbH & Co, Produktions-Team KG

Neue Bioskop Film & Television

Languages
German (115)

English (26)

French (15)

Russian (1)

Covers
Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum = The lost honor of Katharina BlumDer Fangschuss = Coup de graceRosa LuxemburgVoyagerMesser im Kopf = Knife in the head