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Demy, Jacques

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Most widely held works by Jacques Demy
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( Visual )

110 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geneviève, 17, lives with her widowed mother who owns an umbrella shop in Cherbourg. She and Guy, an auto mechanic, are in love and want to marry. Her mother disagrees, thinking Geneviève is too young and Guy is not wealthy enough. Guy leaves for a two year army leave and Geneviève is pregnant. She still loves Guy, although she receives little news from him. Because the baby needs a father, she marries Roland Cassard, a rich gem dealer, who fell in love with her at first sight and promises to bring up the child as his own
Duets by Tony Bennett( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary crooner Tony Bennett returns with a new collection of superstar duets that includes collaborations with Carrie Underwood, Josh Groban, and Lady Gaga. Duets II also includes Bennett and Amy Winehouse performing Body and Soul
Les Demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( Visual )

78 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic musical about two artistic twin sisters and two men, who are looking for love without realizing their ideal partner is nearby
Lola by Jacques Demy( Visual )

54 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Wave director Jacques Demy made his filmmaking debut with this free-flowing feature about a cabaret singer and her amorous encounters. Awaiting the return of her lover who left her with child seven years earlier, Lola fills her life with performing and love affairs. Although attracted to a childhood friend, the romance ends abruptly with the unexpected return of her long-lost lover who whisks her away in his white Cadillac
Peau d'ane Donkey skin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in French and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
Peau d'ane by Jacques Demy( Visual )

34 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her fairy godmother, a princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg by J Deny( Visual )

43 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lovers, separated by the Algerian war, meet again after she has remarried. A cinematic triumph unique in its presentation--all of the dialogue is sung. The haunting music and beautiful photography combine to make this an outstanding dramatic romance
Microfilms( )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La baie des anges by Jacques Demy( Visual )

24 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Bay of angels( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Une chambre en ville by Jacques Demy( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this musical melodrama set against the backdrop of a workers' strike in Nantes, Dominique Sanda plays a young woman who wishes to leave her brutish husband for an earthy steelworker, though he is involved with another. Unbeknownst to the girl, the object of her affection boards with her no-nonsense baroness mother
Événement le plus important depuis que l'homme a marché sur la lune by Jacques Demy( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in French and English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic fantasy of role reversal. A happy loving couple, Marco and Irene lead a happy normal life until one day ... the rabbit dies. Outrageous, but true ... Marco is in the family way
The essential Jacques Demy by Jacques Demy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fate and coincidence, doomed love, and storybook romance surface throughout the French director's films, many of which are further united by the intersecting lives of characters who either appear or are referenced across titles
The Pied Piper by Jacques Demy( Visual )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering piper is hired by a selfish mayor to rid his village of rats; but when the mayor refuses to pay him, the piper plays his way out of town, leading all the children of Hamelin after him--never to be seen again
Model shop( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Matthews cannot seem to get himself worked up about anything: the girlfriend he is about to lose, his soon-to-be repossessed car, or even his draft notice. One day, he sees a beautiful but detached model and he begins to follow her. From Malibu Beach to Beverly Hills mansions to Santa Monica Boulevard's cheap strip joints, Los Angeles is critically examined
Jacquot de Nantes by Agns Varda( Visual )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il était une fois un garçon élevé dans un garage où tout le monde aimait chanter. Puis il a voulu faire du cinéma mais son père lui a fait étudier la mécanique... C'est de Jacques Demy qu'il s'agit et de ses souvenirs, la magnifique évocation d'une vocation, filmée par celle que "Jacquot" a rencontré en 1958 et qui a partagé sa vie. (Jaquette)
La Nouvelle Vague par elle-même The New Wave by itself by Robert Valey( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in French and held by 61 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
The umbrellas of Cherbourg : vocal selections = Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Michel Legrand( )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les 7 péchés capitaux( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight vignettes explore each of the seven deadly sins--avarice, anger, sloth, lust, envy, gluttony, and pride--as well as a new vice
Trois places pour le 26 by Jacques Demy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yves Montand plays himself in this musical. He arrives in Marseilles by train to film his autobiography but in his spare time searches for his first love Mylène who is already married and has a daughter who dreams of starring in a musical. The film is seen as a retrospective on Demy's life and also Montand's
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Les parapluies de CherbourgThe Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Alternative Names
Iacobus Demy

Jacques Demy

Jacques Demy Film director

Jacques Demy Frans filmregisseur

Jacques Demy franzsischer Filmregisseur

Jacques Demy regista francese

Jaques Demy

Деми, Жак

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Les Demoiselles de RochefortThe Umbrellas of CherbourgModel shop