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TeleCulture

Overview
Works: 30 works in 42 publications in 4 languages and 206 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Rock films  Children's films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by TeleCulture
A year of the quiet sun by Krzystof Zanussi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in Polish and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American soldier involved in war-crime investigations and a Polish widow learn that they can find love in spite of the suffering the war has caused them
Berlin Alexanderplatz by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in German and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Franz Biberkopf, a former transportation worker. When we first see Franz, he has just been released from prison where he has served four years for an irrational act of violence. He returns to his Berlin neighborhood resolved to go straight. At first, he is able to honor his vow of decency, but then forces outside him, his environment, the influences of his cronies, the grinding poverty, and the decay of society ... overwhelm him, and he begins his duel with Fate
The Revolt of Job by Imre and Kabay, Barna Gyongyossy( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in Hungarian and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joyful and heartbreaking story of an elderly Jewish couple determined to keep their heritage alive in the face of Nazi extermination
Kamikaze 1989 by Wolf Gremm( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1989 and Germany is the richest country in the world--an ideal society where all economic, social, and political problems have been solved. A bomb has been planted in the highrise headquarters of The Combine, a giant conglomerate that conrols all media. Police Lieutenant Jansen (Fassbiner) has four days to solve the mystery and a spate of "unexpected deaths." Through a nightmarish urban landscape, Jansen stalks his suspects
Rok spolojnego slonca = A year of the quiet sun( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in Polish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland just after World War II. Emilia, a Polish widow, and her ailing mother are refugees from the east and are just managing to eke out a living. During a rare moment for her only pleasure - painting, Emilia meets Norman, an American soldier involved in war-crime investigations. Both their lives have been disrupted by the war. Norman has seen too much to be able to return home easily but he feels he has found a woman who could be his partner for life, although they have no common language and can only communicate by gestures, or clumsily, through an interpreter
Praise( Visual )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishwoman and a priest discover the great intelligence of Praise, an impoverished South African black child, whom they groom for entrance to Oxford. Praise, however, disturbed by the pressure and haunted by his heritage, finally abandons his studies and his mentors, and disappears
A Chip of glass ruby by Nadine Gordimer( Visual )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the tensions engendered in an Indian family living in South Africa when the wife is arrested for protesting discriminatory laws
Alberta Hunter: blues at the Cookery( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 87, Alberta Hunter still performs regularly at the New York's The Cookery. In between numbers, she reminisces about a life which included stints with Louis Armstrong, Fats Waller and Sidney Bechet and more recently, a 20-year stint as a hospital nurse before returning to her singing career at 82
Country lovers( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South Africa's rigid apartheid system separates two lovers and provokes the murder of a child
Oral history( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South African village chief brings disaster to his people when he informs the police that some members of the tribe are harboring guerrillas
The good Samaritan by Barbara Keevil Parker( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin-like comedy with Father and Son assisting a peddlar pulling his wagon
City lovers( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interracial lovers in South Africa, a white geologist and a black supermarket cashier, are forced apart by the oppositions built into their society
The piano lesson by Charles S Dutton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son transforms a dull piano lesson into a cheerful but strenuous group effort, and the boy dupes Father into a surprise finale
Sleepwalker by Shun Peng( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the sleepwalking technique, Son tricks Father and has candy for his bedtime snack
Fantasy in rock( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of Kapadokia, an ancient city in Turkey bordering on Iran where Christian inhabitants carved dwellings into the volcanic rock
The Compleat Beatles by Patrick Montgomery( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music interviews, film clips, animation and live performances, make up this "rockumentary." Hamburg footage and an in-depth interview with George Martin
Six feet of the country( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white South African couple find the turmoil of apartheid reflected in their marriage when a dead Black man is discovered on their farm
The Black cat by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once gentle animal-lover is transformed into a vicious brute as a result of his alcoholism. His acts of brutality culminate in murder
The Miser's slippers( Visual )

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

Animated version of the Oriental fairy tale of a rich, stingy merchant who is ultimately the victim of his own greed
Die weisse Rose = The White Rose by Michael Verhoeven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Based on a true story, this suspenseful film tells of a secret society, The White Rose, composed of German university students and their professor, which conspired against the Nazis in Munich in 1942
 
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