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Akerman, Chantal

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Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

37 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minutely details three days in the life of a housewife/prostitute. When her daily routine is disrupted, her reactionis extreme
Les rendez-vous d'Anna by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in French and English and held by 290 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
La captive = The Captive by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

43 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Chantal Akerman becomes the latest filmmaker to take inspiration from Marcel Proust's 'In search of lost time'. Adapted from the fifth volume, 'The captive' tells the story of Ariane, who lives under her lover Simon's surveillance in a grandiose Parisian apartment. Simon has an obsessional need to know everything about her, has her accompanied everywhere she goes and subjects her to endless questioning. He imagines she leads a double life, which only serves to increase his desire for her
No home movie by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and French and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belgian film director Chantal Akerman talks with her mother, a Holocaust survivor, about their lives and her mother's influence on her work
Bordering on fiction : Chantal Akerman's D'Est by Chantal Akerman( Book )

17 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Je tu il elle( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and French and held by 177 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
The New York films : La chambre, Hotel Monterey, News from home( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in French and English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

News from home: This unforgettable time capsule of New York City is a gorgeous meditation on urban alienation and personal and familial disconnection
From the other side by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 167 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
Un Divan à New York = A couch in New York by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

38 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 161 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
D'Est by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chantal Akerman retraces a journey from the end of summer to deepest winter, from East Germany, across Poland and the Baltics, to Moscow. ** One of the 10 Best Films of the 1990s - J. Hoberman, Artforum
Chantal Akerman in the seventies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

News from home: Presents a series of abstract and fragmentary images of everyday urban life in 1970s New York City, accompanied by the distinctive narration of filmmaker Chantal Akerman as she dispassionately reads through her mother's alternately affectionate, melancholic, and sincere, but maternally manipulative letters from her native Belgium
Un jour Pina a demandé ... by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Chantal Akerman interviews Pina Bausch, choreographer and key figure in the world of modern dance. Examines the influence of the form of German theatrical dance known as Tanztheater on Baush's style. Shows Baush's dance company Tanztheater in rehearsal
What is cinema?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Workman is best known for creating unforgettable Oscar montage sequences and for his award-winning documentaries. Here he demonstrates his command of cinematic language, creating a visual essay out of clips from films that pushed the boundaries of the art form and gave us ideas of what the future might hold. Includes new and archival interviews with eclectic filmmakers
Seduction by Jean Baudrillard( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in French and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texte des 21 exposés présentés au colloque sur le thème de la séduction. Les approches sont très diversifiées
From the other side by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 117 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
Demain on déménage = Tomorrow we move by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 112 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
Je, tu, il, elle = I, you, he, she by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 110 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 Cole Porter( Visual )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 105 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
Sud by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally planned as a meditation on the American south, the focus of the film was dramatically altered following a brutal, racially-motivated murder that took place during its development. Filmmaker Chantal Akerman situates this hate crime within the context of the surrounding community and landscape and includes interviews with black and white residents of Jasper, Texas, where the events took place
Toute une nuit = A Whole night by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 96 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
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Bordering on fiction : Chantal Akerman's D'Est
Alternative Names
Ackerman, Chantal

Ackerman, Chantal 1950-

Ackerman, Chantal 1950-2015

Akerman, Chantal

Akerman, Chantal 1950-

Akerman, Chantal Anne 1950-

Akerman, Chantal Anne 1950-2015

Chantal Akerman

Chantal Akerman belga filmrendző

Chantal Akerman Belgian film director

Chantal Akerman belgijska reżyserka, scenarzystka i aktorka

Chantal Akerman Belgisch filmregisseur

Chantal Akerman belgische Filmregisseurin, Drehbuchautorin und Schauspielerin

Chantal Akerman belgische Filmregisseurin und -Dozentin

Chantal Akerman film director

Chantal Akerman regista, sceneggiatrice e artista belga

Chantal Akermanová

Шанталь Акерман бельгийский кинорежиссёр, сценарист и актриса

Шанталь Акерман Бельгійська кінорежисерка

אקרמן, שנטל אנה

שנטל אקרמן קולנוענית בלגית

شانتال أكرمان

شانتال آکرمن تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، هنرمند، بازیگر، و کارگردان بلژیکی

아커만, 샹탈 1950-



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