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Akerman, Chantal

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Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles by Chantal Akerman ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles mundane episodes from the daily life of a 40-year-old housewife/prostitute who snaps when faced with intense emotion and commits a horrifying crime
Les rendez-vous d'Anna by Chantal Akerman ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in French and English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This strikingly composed 'road movie' with a feminist perspective follows the journey of a filmmaker, Anna, across Europe. Rendezvous and chance encounters result in attempts at verbal communication which somehow remain unresolved. Anna is a deliberately enigmatic figure, self-contained yet acted upon rather than acting
Bordering on fiction : Chantal Akerman's D'Est by Uta Grosenick ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and German and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La captive The Captive ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in French and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Ariane, who lives under her lover Simon's surveillance in a grandiose Parisian apartment. Simon harbours an obsessional need to know everything about her, and imagines that she leads a double life
From the other side by Chantal Akerman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by her love of William Faulkner and James Baldwin, renowned director Chantal Akerman had planned to produce a meditation on the American South. However, just days before she was to begin filming, James Byrd, Jr. was murdered in Jasper, Texas. A black family man, Byrd has been severely beaten by three white men, chained to their truck, and dragged three miles through predominately black parts of the county. Akerman documents the community's reaction to the hate crime before retracing the route of the murder. Includes interviews with residents--black and white--of Jasper, Texas where the events took place
The New York films ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La chambre: The furniture and clutter of one small apartment room becomes the subject of moving still life in this experimental short film
Je tu il elle ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Undetermined and French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aimless young woman leaves self-imposed isolation to journey on a trip through France that ultimately leads her to lonely love affairs
Je, tu, il, elle I, you, he, she ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in French and English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over a period of weeks, Julie stays in a virtually bare room where she writes a long love letter. She becomes increasingly frustrated with the content of her letter. She then hitchhikes along the Brussels highway where she is picked up by a truck driver. Finally, she arrives at the apartment of her former lover and they make love
Night and day by Chantal Akkerman ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in French and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a summer in Paris and three young people. Jack drives a taxi at night, and his days are spent with Julie. When he introduces her to a friend, a young man who drives a taxi during the day, complications arise
De l'autre côté by Chantal Akerman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In images and interviews, this film examines the plight of poor Mexicans who try to emigrate to the United States illegally with the hope of a better life. U.S. attempts to stem the influx has forced immigrants to take dangerous routes to avoid detection, and many have died
La Séduction by Chantal Akerman ( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Texte des 21 exposés présentés au colloque sur le thème de la séduction. Les approches sont très diversifiées
Chantal Akerman in the seventies the New York films ; Je tu il elle ; Les rendez-vous d'Anna ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hotel Monterey: Short film consisting entirely of shots of people walking in and out of a rundown New York hotel
Toute une nuit A Whole night by Chantal Akerman ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Par une chaude nuit d'été à Bruxelles, une jeune femme attend dans son appartement. Elle se rend dans un café où elle retrouve un vieil ami. Non loin, un homme et une femme assis côte à côte se lèvent et se mettent à danser. Ailleurs d'autres couples se forment ou se brisent. Une femme d'âge mur fait sa valise et quitte son mari qui dort. Un homme répond fébrilement à un appel téléphonique. Un orage éclate. Le jour se lève. Des amants se réveillent. La femme du début se retrouve
D'Est ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in French and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Akerman makes a voyage from East Germany, across Poland and the Baltics, to Moscow, shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Bloc
Demain on déménage Tomorrow we move by Chantal Akerman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Charlotte takes in her widowed mother, the ensuing clutter drives her to distraction. As Charlotte pursues her desperate, slapstick quest for peace, her solution is to relocate, but the flood of buyers only make the place more crowded
A couch in New York by Chantal Akerman ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New York psychoanalyst decides to spice up his life by swapping apartments with a wild and carefree dancer in Paris
Akermania ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J'ai faim, j'ai froid (I'm hungry, I'm cold): Two young Belgian girls run away from their home in Brussels. They spend a day and an evening in Paris looking for food and love, with comic and poignant results. Saute ma ville: A young woman comes home to her apartment in Brussels, where she cooks pasta and seals herself in with duct tape. The story ends with a bang. Akerman's first film made at the age of 18. Hotel Monterey: A stark, silent look at a N.Y. pension hotel
News from home une film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Images of a bleak Manhattan are accompanied by recitations in English of the text of letters to the director, Chantal Akerman, from her mother in Belgium
Un Divan à New York A couch in New York ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in French and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New York psychoanalyst decides to spice up his life by swapping apartments with a wild and carefree dancer in Paris
The Eighties Les annees 80 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Années 80 is kind of dress rehearsal for Ackerman's uncompleted musical film La Galerie. The first sixty minutes of Les Années 80 distils some forty hours of rehearsal tapes for La Galerie, with Ackerman leading a cast of sixty-four from auditions to script readings to recording sessions ; a twenty-minute Busby Berkeley finale represents one finished section of the fullscale musical, filmed on location at the Toison d'Or shopping mall in Brussels
 
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Ackerman, Chantal
Ackerman, Chantal 1950-
Akerman, Chantal Anne 1950-
Chantal Akerman
Languages
French (128)
English (48)
German (14)
Spanish (10)
Dutch (4)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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