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Facets Video

Overview
Works: 41 works in 43 publications in 9 languages and 259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Experimental films  Nonfiction films  History  Documentary films  Biography  Biographical films  Historical films  Short films 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Facets Video
You laugh = Tu ridi by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Felice" concerns a man who cannnot remember his dreams. "Two kidnappings" depicts the kidnapping of a mafia turncoat's son and the nabbing of an intellectual by peasants a hundred years earlier
The Naoyuki Tsuji animation collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lesson in childlike crudeness that is transformed into subtle, strange, and even uncanny animation from this acclaimed animator
Siegfried by Fritz Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one of a silent extravaganza based on the legends of the Nibelungen. In a time when magic was real and legends walked, a hero, Siegfried, pure of heart and of unblemished virtue, is brought down by the powers of darkness and his own innocence
Hitler, ein film aus Deutschland by Hans Jürgen Syberberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experimental film providing a panoramic view of the sources which helped shape early twentieth-century Germany through the Nazi period
The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archibaldo's criminal life began on the eve of the Mexican Revolution when as a child he wished his nanny dead. A bullet blasted through the window and killed her and he was fascinated by what he felt. As a man, he's obsessed with death and begins his life of murder, alleged murder and insanity in which he is determined to kill all women who cross his path
Jméno kódu Rubín = Code name Ruby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Czech and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young people in Prague follow the trail for a mystical philosopher's stone. History and future blend as Němec posits questions about the legacy of the past and how it influences the individual's personal freedom and responsibility
Long live Pakistan = Pakistan Zindabad by Pascale Lamche( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced for the 60th anniversary of the creation of Pakistan, this compelling documentary explores the country's brief but turbulent past in order to understand its volatile present
The green wall( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple forsake their urban existence for life in the exciting but dangerous Peruvian jungle
Családi tűzfészek = Family nest by Béla Tarr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hungarian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Une famille nombreuse de Hongrie vit dans un petit appartement. Chacun de ses membres rêve d'un espace impossible à acquérir en raison des loyers élevés."--Site fr.wikipedia,org, visionné le 6 juin 2017
Man with a movie camera by Dziga Vertov( Visual )

in Russian and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Russian silent film (1929) directed by Dziga Vertov, one of the innovators of early cinema. The film is an application of "life as it is lived," recording Vertov's brother in a variety of situations. Vertov uses all resources of editing, trick shots, animation, and slow motion. The camera is turned back on the art of filmmaking in a celebration of the medium
Golem : the spirit of exile.( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amos Gitai fuses Biblical tales of exile with the legend of the Golem into a parable for our time. The famous story of a patriarch whose sons are murdered, and whose widow forges an enduring friendship with her daughter-in-law Ruth, is transposed to Paris. Here, in a world of immigrants, the two women are exiled from France and wander the seas. Through its interlocking stories, Golem : The spirit of exile illuminates the world of two gentle women who are pushed into the margins of society
Lemonade Joe by Oldřich Lipský( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Czech and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un cow-boy de l'Arizona tire sa force de la consommation de limonade."--Site Allociné, consulté le 24 août 2017
Rime of the ancient mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is a poem of the long dream of an old mariner, who kills an albatross and suffers the pains of the damned for it
Maxwell St. blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maxwell Street blues sketches the historical background of the Maxwell Street open-air market in Chicago and then highlights the street performances of Blind Arvella Gray, Carrie Robinson, Jim Brewer, John Henry Davis, Coot Venson, Floyd Jones and others. The rugged spirit that keeps Maxwell Street alive is revealed in the stories that Arvella Gray and Jim Brewer tell about their lives, the origins of their music and their will to survive
Kriemhild's revenge : the Nibelungen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kriemhild, wife of the slain Siegfried, seeks revenge for his death and marries Attila, King of the Huns, in order to further her purpose
Naissance d'un golem by Amos Gitaï( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A partir d'une recherche sur le "Golem" dans plusieurs pays avec T. Guerra (scénariste de Tarkovsky, Fellini ...), un regard particulier sur son travail avec des comédiens (D. Sanda, Sapho, A. Lennox) et un directeur photos (H. Alekan)
Démanty noci = Diamonds in the night. Sousto = der Bissen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A study of two Jewish boys who escape from a train which is transporting them from one concentration camp to another
In between( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An isolated woman becomes progressively disassociated from reality because of her extreme alienation. Explores her increasing sense of withdrawal and anxiety"--Internet movie database
Khānah-yi dūst kujāst? by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A boy faces challenges and obstacles while searching for his friend
 
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