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Philibert, Nicolas 1951-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 227 publications in 4 languages and 3,362 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Nature films  Biographical films  Drama  Wildlife films  History  Motion pictures  Case studies 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Film editor, fmd, Editor, Cinematographer
Classifications: LB2832.4.F8, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Nicolas Philibert
 
Most widely held works by Nicolas Philibert
Être et avoir = To be and to have by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

41 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in French and English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Lopez is a remarkbly devoted teacher responsible for nurturing a dozen children ages 3-11 in all their school subjects and life's lessons. This film demonstrates how a teacher, if well trained, dedicated and sensitive to a child's educational and emotional needs can hugely influence a generation of children at their most critical time of development. The children in an isolated village in the heart of Auvergne made their schoolteacher an international celebrity
In the land of the deaf = Le pays des sourds by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

50 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary transports the viewer into "the land of the deaf". Portrays the difficulties and joys of being deaf, destroys stereotypes and misconceptions about deafness, and explores "deaf culture" and the growing controversy around a "cure" for deafness
La Ville Louvre by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

41 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This spellbinding behind the scenes look at the world's greatest art museum reveals a secret world of private chambers, miles of underground passages and vast reserves containing thousands of priceless paintings, sculptures and objects. The Louvre is a universe in itself - a city within a city, with more than a thousand people working there: guards, conservators, restorers, carpenters and gilders, as well as gardeners, electricians, sound technicians and chefs. A city that lives according to ist very own rhythm ..."--Distributor's website
Nenette by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

17 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in French and English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Née en 1969 dans les forêts de Bornéo, Nénette vient d'avoir 40 ans. Il est très rare qu'un orang-outan atteigne cet âge-là! Pensionnaire à la ménagerie du Jardin des Plantes - à Paris - depuis 1972, elle y a aujourd'hui plus d'ancienneté que n'importe quel membre du personnel. Vedette incontestée des lieux, elle voit, chaque jour, des centaines de visiteurs défiler devant sa cage. Naturellement, chacun y va de son petit commentaire
Every little thing by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in French and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every summer the patients and staff of the La Borde Psychiatric Clinic stage a theatrical performance. Focusing on the 1995 production of Operetta, this fascinating film reveals the porous boundary between sanity and madness. Philibert's unobtrusive observations force us to re-examine conventional assumptions about what is normal and what is not
Back to Normandy by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Nicolas Philibert (To be and to have, In the land of the deaf) travels to the Normandy countryside to catch up with the locals he helped cast in a movie three decades earlier - a starting point for a remarkably rich exploration of memory, history, madness, life and death, and, of course, the cinema
Louvre city( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and French and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louvre city takes the form of one of the classic symphonies of the 1920s, which begin at daybreak, end at nightfall, and chronicle the lives of urban dwellers at work and at play. Rather than focus on its familiar role as a monument to high culture, director Nicolas Philibert shows us the everyday life of the museum and how it operates
La Maison de la Radio by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in French and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Behind Radio France's walls lie editorial squabbles, sound engineer frustrations, serene opera recordings, and the risqué banter of late night talk shows. Philibert films it all, making La Maison de la Radio an engrossing immersion into a beloved cultural institution, and a must-see for anyone interested in seeing what goes on behind the microphone."--Container
Animals and more animals by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicolas Philibert visits Paris's legendary Museum of Natural History (founded in 1889, renovated and reopened in 1994), recording the painstaking work of artistes who repaint, re-feather, fluff, and retro-fit a menagerie of stuffed specimens, destined to form a grande promenade in the museum's spectacular new ground floor
La voix de son maître his master's voice by Gérard Mordillat( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Douze patrons de grandes entreprises parlent face à la caméra du pouvoir, de la hiérarchie, des syndicats, des grèves, de l'autogestion... "
Retour en Normandie by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

À l'origine de ce film, il y en a un autre. Celui que le cinéaste René Allio tourna en Normandie en 1975, d'après un fait-divers, avec des paysans dans les rôles principaux : Moi, Pierre Rivière, ayant égorgé ma mère, ma sœur et mon frère... Nicolas Philibert, alors jeune assistant, avait été chargé de les recruter. Une aventure de cinéma singulière et forte dont le souvenir ne cessera de l'accompagner. Dans Retour en Normandie, il revient voir ces hommes et ces femmes pour les filmer, dans leurs vies d'aujourd'hui, aux prises avec le monde
Etre et avoir (2002) by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charting the events within a small single-class village school over the course of one academic year, Etre et avoir takes a warm look at primary education in the French heartlands
The Nicolas Philibert collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ville Louvre: A rare backstage look inside one of the world's most famous museums, The Louvre. As staff hang paintings and reorganize rooms, we discover a city within a city: miles of underground passages, reserves containing thousands of priceless treasures and chambers off-limits to tourists
Nénette : a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Animals: Follow the restoration of the Zoological Department at the Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle in Paris in 1992
French film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A French woman: Wed just as war breaks out, Jeanne hardly gets to know her military husband, Louis, before the debacle of 1940. While waiting for his return from a POW camp, Jeanne journeys through countless affairs with Louis' comrades-in-arms
Back to Normandy : a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documentary revisiting the non-professional cast of a film made in Normandy in 1975. Thirty years after making a film about a peasant who murdered his family in 1835, director Nicolas Philibert returns to the region to find out how the intervening years have treated the surviving cast members
Être et avoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Être et avoir" is a charming and intimate portrait of a single-class primary school in rural France and its inspirational teacher
Nénette : Animals (Un animal des animaux) [DVD] by Nicolas Philibert( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La ville Louvre : a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A rare backstage look inside one of the world's most famous museums, The Louvre. As staff hang paintings and reorganize rooms, we discover a city within a city: miles of underground passages, reserves containing thousands of priceless treasures and chambers off-limits to tourists
{OCLCbr#CA}tre et avoir To be and to have( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the heart of the Auvergne there is a village with a single classroom school where Nicolas Philibert focuses his lens on the children that gather to learn from a single teacher. A cinematic portrait of childhood and the figures that mold early life, ETRE ET AVOIR finds a profound understanding of love and learning
 
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Être et avoir = To be and to have
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English (17)

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