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Renoir, Jean 1894-1979

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Most widely held works by Jean Renoir
Renoir, my father by Jean Renoir( Book )

46 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the famous artist by his son, mingling personal anecdotes with the factual
La règle du jeu by Jean Renoir( Visual )

150 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Règle du Jeu unfolds at a weekend shooting party at the château of Robert de la Chesnaye and his wife Christine, where the guests include Robert?s mistress Genevieve, and André, an aviator who is in love with Christine. An upstairs downstairs bedroom farce ensues, with lovers and adulterers, masters and servants, playing out the morally bankrupt rules of the game. While the original negative was destroyed during the War, this fully restored print finally allows cinema lovers to savour the genius of Jean Renoir?s cinematic masterwork
La grande illusion by Jean Renoir( Visual )

123 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: Classic film portraying the ironic contradictions of war. Shows the developing respect between an aristocratic German commander and two captured French officers interwoven with each's obligation to country and fellow man
Grand illusion by Jean Renoir( Visual )

152 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I, three captured French pilots have an uneasy relationship with their German commandant. Starring Pierre Fresnay, Jean Gabin, Erich von Stroheim, Marcel Dalio
La bête humaine by Jean Renoir( Visual )

175 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fate drives a man to murder and suicide. A jealous husband forces his wife to help him murder her elderly lover, starting a series of tragic consequences
Grand illusion; a film by Jean Renoir by Charles Spaak( Book )

77 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belasco Theatre, opposite the White House, Washington, D.C., American premiere "Grand Illusion" a Jean Renoir film, directed by Jean Renoir, story by Jean Renoir, script by Jean Renoir and Charles Spaak, camera by Claude Renoir, music by Joseph Kosma, sets by Lourie, an R.A.C. production, released by World Pictures Corp., New York City
Boudu sauvé des eaux by Jean Renoir( Visual )

70 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saved from suicide by drowning, Boudou wreaks havoc in the home of his benefactor by seducing both his wife and mistress
Rules of the game; a film by Jean Renoir( Book )

60 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy-drama set on the eve of World War II which contrasts the affairs of the French aristocracy with those of the working class during a weekend house party
Rumer Godden's The river( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film eloquently contrasts the growing pains of three young women with the immutability of the holy Bengal River in India, around which their daily lives unfold. Harriet lives in a house overlooking the river with her English family. One day, a young American arrives at the home of his cousin, Mr. John, a widower who lives next door to Harriet's family. The young man becomes the focus of attention for Harriet, her older friend Valerie, and for Mr. John's half-Indian daughter Melanie
The rules of the game La règle du jeu by Michel Leiris( Visual )

62 editions published between 1939 and 2004 in French and English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy drama set on the eve of World War II. It contrasts the affairs of the French aristocracy and the working class at a weekend house party. Masters and their servants are involved in a charade that builds to a shattering climax. The film was lost during the war, and restored piece by piece from 1956 to 1958
The golden coach by Jean Renoir( Visual )

46 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eighteenth-century comic fantasy about a viceroy in Central America who receives a golden coach and gives it to the star of a touring commedia dell'arte company
Jean Renoir : essays, conversations, reviews by Penelope Gilliatt( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les bas-fonds The lower depths( Visual )

15 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les bas-fonds (93 min.): A Baron, forced by circumstances, gives up his life of luxury and takes up residence in the slums of Paris. The Baron observes the frustrated romance between Wasska Pepel and Natacha, the thwarted dreams of an actor, and the oppressive cruelties of landlord Kostileff
Elena et les hommes Elena and her men by Jean Renoir( Visual )

41 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set amid the military manoeuvers and Quatorze de Juillet carnivals of turn-of-the-century France, Jean Renoir's romantic comedy stars Ingrid Bergman as a Polish princess who drives men of all stations to fits of desperate love
The southerner by Jean Renoir( Visual )

61 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realistic drama of life in the rural South in the mid-twentieth century. A family of tenant farmers struggles against poverty, illness, and the elements during its first year on the farm
The river by Jean Renoir( Visual )

58 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel by Rumer Godden, the film eloquently contrasts the growing pains of three young women with the immutability of the holy Bengal River, around which their daily lives unfold
Partie de campagne by Jean Renoir( Visual )

63 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tenderly comic idyll about a city family's picnic in the French countryside and the romancing of the mother and grown daughter by two local men
La grande illusion( Visual )

14 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in French and English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner-of-war camp. An aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the German commandant, a fellow aristocrat, while simultaneously cooperating with his French commoner comrades in a daring escape attempt
Piano music by Darius Milhaud( )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saudades do Brazil pour piano, op. 67 / La muse ménagère pour piano, op. 245 / L'album de Madame Bovary pour piano, op. 128b: Musique de film
My life and my films by Jean Renoir( Book )

59 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Jean Renoir

Jean Renoir cineasta

Jean Renoir Frans filmregisseur

Jean Renoir franzsischer Filmregisseur

Jean Renoir French film director and screenwriter

Jean Renoir reĝisoro kaj scenaristo

Jean Renoir regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico francese

Leinuoa, Rang 1894-1979

Renoar, Zhan 1894-1979

Renoir, Jean

Renuar, Žan.

Renuar, Zhan 1894-1979

Renuārs, Žans 1894-1979

Ζαν Ρενουάρ Γάλλος σκηνοθέτης και σεναριογράφος

Жан Реноар

Жан Ренуар

Жан Рэнуар

Ренуар, Жан 1894-1979

Ренуар, Жан французский кинорежиссёр

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ז'אן רנואר

רנואר, ז'אן 1894-1979

רנואר, ז'ן 1894-1979

جان رينوار

جان رينوار، 1894-1979

ژان رنوار تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان فرانسوی

ज़ाँ रन्वार

জঁ রনোয়ার

ഷോൺ റെന്വാ

장 르누아르 영화 감독

ジャン・ルノワール

ルノワール, ジャン

让雷诺阿

雷诺阿, 让 1894-1979

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