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Renoir, Jean 1894-1979

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Renoir, my father by Jean Renoir( Book )

43 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

227 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two French fliers, shot down and captured during World War I, are drawn together in their escape attempts despite different class backgrounds
La règle du jeu : fantaisie dramatique de Jean Renoir = The rules of the game : a dramatic fantasy by Michel Leiris( Visual )

218 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy drama set on the eve of World War II, contrasting the affairs of the French aristocracy and the working class at a weekend house party
La bête humaine by Jean Renoir( Visual )

127 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This French film tells the story of the son of a drunkard who finds his own abstinence from drinking is no escape from self-hate and sadess
Partie de campagne = A day in the country by Jean Renoir( Visual )

115 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amorous escapades of a young daughter and her convivial mother on the family's country outing
Boudu sauvé des eaux by Jean Renoir( Visual )

93 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well-off bookseller rescues a tramp from a suicidal plunge into the Seine and his family dedicates itself to reforming him. He shows his gratitude by shaking the household to its foundations, challenging the hidebound principles of his hosts
Rumer Godden's The river( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 699 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
Les bas-fonds = The lower depths by Jean Renoir( Visual )

56 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les bas-fonds (93 min.): A Baron, forced by circumstances, gives up his life of luxury and to 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
Rules of the game; a film by Jean Renoir( Book )

36 editions published between 1939 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 647 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
French cancan : une comédie musicale by Jean Renoir( Visual )

59 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Synopsis: Nineteenth-century Paris comes vibrantly alive in Jean Renoir's exhilarating tale of the opening of the world-renowned Moulin Rouge. Jean Gabin plays the wily impresario Danglard, who makes the cancan all the rage while juggling the love of two beautiful women-an Egyptian belly-dancer and a naive working girl turned cancan star. This celebration of life, art and the City of Light-with a cameo by Edith Piaf-is a Technicolor tour de force by a master of modern cinema."--Website
The golden coach by Jean Renoir( Visual )

44 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eighteenth-century comic fantasy about a viceroy in Central America (Peru) who receives a golden coach and gives it to the star of a touring commedia dell'arte company. Shot and released simultaneously in English, French, and Italian language versions; Renoir was said to prefer the English language version of the three
Jean Renoir : essays, conversations, reviews by Penelope Gilliatt( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elena et les hommes = Elena and her men by Jean Renoir( Visual )

42 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Synopsis: Set amidst the military maneuvers and Quatorze Juillet carnivals of turn-of-the-century France, Jean Renoir's delirious romantic comedy stars Ingrid Bergman in her most sensual role as a beautiful, but impoverished Polish princess who drives men of all stations to fits of desperate love."--Website
Grand illusion; a film by Jean Renoir by Charles Spaak( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The river by Jean Renoir( Visual )

65 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 407 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
The southerner by Jean Renoir( Visual )

63 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 405 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
Le Crime de Monsieur Lange by Jean Renoir( Visual )

72 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fugitive couple, Amédée Lange and Valentine Cardès, rent a room in a small hotel on the Belgian border. In the bar, the other guests wonder if Lange is the murderer being chased by the police. Valentine tells Lange's story so that the guests can decide for themselves if they should let him get away
Piano music by Darius Milhaud( )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 371 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
Jean Renoir : interviews by Jean Renoir( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My life and my films by Jean Renoir( Book )

31 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Jean Renoir

Jean Renoir cineasta

Jean Renoir en fransk filmregissör

Jean Renoir Frans filmregisseur

Jean Renoir französischer Filmregisseur

Jean Renoir French film director and screenwriter

Jean Renoir ranskalainen elokuvaohjaaja, näyttelijä ja kirjailija

Jean Renoir réalisateur et scénariste français

Jean Renoir reĝisoro kaj scenaristo

Jean Renoir regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico francese

Leinuoa, Rang 1894-1979

Renoar, Zhan

Renoar, Zhan 1894-1979

Renoir, Jean

Renuar, Žan.

Renuar, Žan 1894-1979

Renuar, Zhan 1894-1979

Renuārs, Žans 1894-1979

Žans Renuārs

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

ז'אן רנואר שחקן צרפתי

רנואר, ז'אן 1894-1979

רנואר, ז'ן 1894-1979

جان رينوار

جان رينوار، 1894-1979

ژان رنوار تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان فرانسوی

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르노와르, 장 1894-1979

르누아르, 장 1894-1979

르느와르, 장 1894-1979

장 르누아르 영화 감독

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ルノアール, ジャン

ルノワ-ル, ジャン 1894-1979

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让·雷诺阿

雷诺阿, 让 1894-1979

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