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Rivette, Jacques 1928-

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La belle noiseuse The beautiful troublemaker by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

58 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist near the end of his career finds new inspiration in a young model. A famous and well-respected artist who lives in a comfortable estate in the French countryside, at the age of 60, considers his career as a painter to be over. He no longer feels inspired to create, and his last attempt at a major work, a nude study of his wife Liza, has sat unfinished for ten years. His protégé suggests a more inspiring subject
Va savoir Who knows? by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives of three men and three women as they become entangled in each other's lives during the brief run of a play in Paris
Around a small mountain 36 vues du Pic Saint Loup( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a winding mountain road, Vittorio stops to help Kate, whose car has broken down. After gallantly making the repair, without a single word spoken, he speeds off. When their paths cross again, Vittorio learns that Kate has returned to join her family's traveling circus after leaving under mysterious conditions many years ago. Intrigued by her story, Vittorio stays for the show, and the next one, and little by little is integrated into the circus and the lives of its performers
Lumière et compagnie Lumière & company( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To commemorate the Centennial of the Lumiere Brothers' first motion picture, 40 of the world's leading international filmmakers created their own one minute Lumiere film. Using the restored original camera, each director offered his own signature style to the film
Jeanne la Pucelle by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in French and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film tells the story of Joan of Arc. Les batailles describes her early life, hearing the voices, and the victory over the English. Les prisons describes her capture, imprisonment, trial, and execution
Céline et Julie vont en bateau Phantom ladies over Paris = Celine and Julie go boating by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in French and English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two girls meet and wind up sharing each others' lives -- same flat, same bed, same fiance, same clothes -- even the same imagination. The film spins a circular, tortuous fantasy around their lives while at the same time acting as a meditation on the art of cinema itself"--Container
Suzanne Simonin, la Religieuse The Nun by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Diderot's classic 18th century novel explores with poetic simplicity the moving tale of a 16 year old girl who is forced by her mother to enter a convent
Secret défense by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a brilliant scientist discovers that her father did not die accidentally but was murdered by a family friend, she swears vengeance. However, she soon finds herself deeply embroiled in a mystery of lust and intrigue. When she discovers the truth about her father, it threatens to shake her very foundations
Le pont du Nord by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie has just been released from prison, and encounters the paranoid loner Baptiste. They follow Marie's ex-lover Julien and his talismanic briefcase as Paris begins to open up to them as a series of enigmatic clues. The city is a labyrinth of possibilities but no certainties, a place of fantastical fables (here be dragons) and the brute realities of the street
Joan the maid--the battles Joan the maid--the prisons( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two companion films tell the story of Joan of Arc. Battles describes her early life, hearing the voices, and the victory over the English. Prisons describes her capture, imprisonment, trial, and execution
Céline et Julie vont en bateau by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Céline (Juliet Berto), a magician, and Julie (Dominique Labourier), a librarian, meet in Montmartre and wind up sharing the same flat, bed, fiancé, clothes, identity and imagination. Soon, thanks to a magic sweet, they find themselves spectators, then participants, in a Henry James-inspired 'film-within-the film'-- a melodrama unfolding in a mysterious suburban house with the 'Phantom Ladies Over Paris' (Bulle Ogier and Marie-France Pisier), a sinister man (Barbet Shroeder) and his child"--Container
Hurlevent by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
Divertimento by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Jacques Rivette has created a two-hour version of his four hour film "La belle noiseuse". Frenhofer, a painter is frustrated by his inability to finish the canvas that was to be his masterpiece. He enlists the aid of Marianne as a model because of her energy, spontaneity and creativity
Paris nous appartient Paris belongs to us( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in French and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne, a student in Paris, becomes involved with a group of her brother's arty friends and gets sucked into a mystery involving an American expatriate, a self-destructive femme fatale, a theatre director, and a Spanish activist. The death of the latter provides cause for suspicion of a Fascist plot
Susanne Simonin, la religieuse by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

21 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in French and German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freely adapted from Diderot's 18th-century novel, the film tells the story of a 16-year-old girl compelled by her mother to enter a convent. Convinced by the mother superior, the girl accepts her vows, but soon meets with harshness and abuse when the kindly superior is followed by a cruel successor. Her desperate attempts at freedom land her first in another convent and finally, tragically, in the outside world
La Nouvelle Vague par elle-même The New Wave by itself by Robert Valey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French film directors discuss how the post-war film movement in France attempted to revitalize cinema. Includes film clips from some of their most important works
Histoire de Marie et Julien [The story of Marie and Julien] by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DE MARIE ET JULIEN is a revival of his four-part project SCONES DE LA VIE PARALLE (1976). Only 'Duelle' and 'Norot̋' were completed. HISTOIRE DE MARIE ET JULIEN began shooting but was cancelled after two days. However, Rivette never completely let go of the story. Julien (Jerzy Radziwilowicz), about 40 years old, is a clockmaker with destruc- tive impulses who decides to blackmail Madame X (Anne Brochet) who traffics in stolen antiques.DVD
Ne touchez pas la hache by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Armand de Montriveau, général français, débarque dans une île espagnole lors de l'expédition française pour rétablir l'autorité de Ferdinand VII. C'est dans le monastère qu'abrite cette île qu'il découvre que soeur Thérèse est la femme qu'il recherche depuis cinq ans. Il obtient l'autorisation de la voir en présence de la mère supérieure
Paris nous appartient by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne, een Parijse studente, raakt betrokken bij de vriendengroep van haar broer waarin een Spaanse activist zelfmoord pleegt. Anne tracht de redenen daartoe te achterhalen
La bande des quatre Gang of four( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anna, Joyce, Claude and Lucia are all students under the tutelage of Constance Dumas. Lucia moves in with the other girls in a small house outside of Paris. Soon after, Lucia is attacked on the street outside her home and saved by a mysterious stranger. Then she discovers that the stranger is involved with all the girls and is hiding a dark secret inside the house."--Container
 
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Iacobus Rivette

Jacques Rivette

Jacques Rivette Frans filmregisseur

Jacques Rivette Französischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmkritiker

Jacques Rivette French film director, screenwriter and film critic

Jacques Rivette regista e critico cinematografico francese

Rivette, J.

Rivette, Jacques

Rivette, Jacques Pierre Louis 1928-

Жак Ривет

Риветт, Жак

ژاک ریوت

ジャック・リヴェット

リヴェット, ジャック

賈克·希維特

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Jeanne la PucelleJoan the maid--the battles Joan the maid--the prisons