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Carrière, Jean-Claude 1931-

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Most widely held works by Jean-Claude Carrière
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

73 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
Belle de jour by Luis Buuel( Visual )

77 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Séverine, una joven casada con un atractivo cirujano, descubre la existencia de la prostitución matutina. Curiosa, Séverine ingresa a la casa de citas de Anaïs y termina acostumbrándose a una doble vida. La aparición de Marcel, un delincuente que se enamora de Séverine, complicará la cómoda situación de la protagonista
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

60 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film centers on Georges Danton ... the popular revolutionary leader, who returns to Paris at a time when the new Republic is in disarray. Maximilien Robespierre ... and his allies have set up a monstrous dictatorship, beginning the infamous "Reign of Terror." In direct opposition to the government and Robespierre, Danton pleads with the people for an end to the bloodshed which violates the spirit of their revolution. What begins as a public cause, soon turns into a personal conflict between Danton and Robespierre. Robespierre subsequently has Danton arrested for treason and France's one voice for peace faces the guillotine"--Cassette container
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in French and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined"--Container
The Mahabharata by Peter Brook( Visual )

74 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of The Mahabharata is of profound storytelling power and spiritual import; within it a civilization rises, falls and is reborn
The Mahabharata : a play based upon the Indian classic epic by Jean-Claude Carrire( Book )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mahabharata is 3,500 years old and is the longest poem in any language. It is one of the founding epics of Indian culture and, with its mixture of cosmic drama and profound philosophy (one small section forms the Bhaghavad Gita) holds a unique place in world literature
Goya's ghosts by Miloš Forman( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The painter Goya becomes involved with the Spanish Inquisition when his muse, Ines, is arrested by the church for heresy. Her father, Thomas, comes to him hoping that his connection with Brother Lorenzo, whom he is painting, can secure the release of his daughter"--IMDb
Please, Mr. Einstein by Jean-Claude Carrire( Book )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty years after the death of Albert Einstein, a physics student interested in his theories about the nonexistence of time finds the eminent scientist in a central European office building and together they discuss such topics as light, relativity, and world peace
The unbearable lightness of being by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

35 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Czech doctor, dedicated to promiscuity, is forced to choose between his wife and his lover
Die Blechtrommel The tin drum by Volker Schlndorff( Visual )

73 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in German and Italian and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar is born in Germany in 1924 with an advanced intellect. Repulsed by the hypocrisy of adults and the irresponsibility of society, he refuses to grow older after his third birthday. While the chaotic world around him careers toward the madness and folly of World War II, Oskar pounds incessantly on his beloved tin drum and perfects his uncannily piercing shrieks. An adaptation of Gunter Grass's acclaimed novel, characterized by surreal imagery, arresting eroticism, and clear-eyed satire
That obscure object of desire Cet obscur objet du désir by Luis Buuel( Visual )

40 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle-aged man falls in love with a much younger woman in this satire of sexual obsession
The secret language of film by Jean-Claude Carrire( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Claude Carriere explores the vocabulary of that language - camera angles, lighting, the use of one actor rather than another, one setting rather than another, the subliminal messages contained in a full range of moviemaking techniques - and discusses the ways this vocabulary has been developed and used by some of the most exciting and ground-breaking directors and cameramen of our time
Copie conforme by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tuscany to promote his latest book, a middle-aged British writer meets a French woman who leads him to the village of Lucignano. While there, a chance question reveals something deeper
Le journal d'une femme de chambre by Luis Buuel( Visual )

33 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celestine takes a job as a chambermaid to a middle-class, provincial family and soon discovers the hidden vices and obsessions of her employers
Le retour de Martin Guerre The return of Martin Guerre by Daniel Vigne( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 16th-century France, the film centers around the identity of Martin, a moody youth who mysteriously disappears, deserting his beautiful wife and son. Eight years later a handsome, vibrant man returns; the whole village accepts him as Martin. After he demands from his uncle the profit earned from the farm for those eight years, questions are raised as to his true identity. A case is brought against Martin and a tense courtroom drama unfolds. Only his wife holds the key to unlock the mystery
Valmont by Miloš Forman( Visual )

33 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vindictive widow Merteuil bets her friend debaucherous Valmont that he cannot seduce the virtuous (and married) Madame de Tourvel. If Valmont succeeds he may also bed Merteuil, but if he fails he must join a monastery. Set amongst the aristocracy in France in the 18th century
Violence and compassion by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversions between French film writer Jean-Claude Carrière and His Holiness the Dalai Lama on issues such as women's rights, education, terrorism, the population explosion, environmental dangers, and the increase in violence
La voie lactée The milky way by Luis Buuel( Visual )

25 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two French beggars on their way to Spain's holy city of Santiago de Compostela meet stigmatic children, crucified nuns, and others on their pilgrimage
Le fantôme de la liberté The phantom of liberty( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in French and English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feature film from France, director Luis Bunuel's personal version of La Ronde, comprising eight different sketches each representing a different aspect of hypocrisy. The sketches use every type of comedy, from French farce to black jokes about cancer and murder
Chinese box by Jean-Claude Carrire( Visual )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British journalist in Hong Kong during the changeover from Great Britain's rule to China's is diagnosed with terminal cancer. With a prognosis of six months to live, he struggles to claim the love of the beautiful bartender from his past, a would-be socialite with marriage sights set elsewhere. Meanwhile, he takes to the streets with a free-spirited scam artist and a camcorder to record the end of his Hong Kong--the end of British Hong Kong
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The unbearable lightness of being
Alternative Names
Carrire, J.-C. 1931-

Carrire, J.-C. (Jean-Claude), 1931-

Carrire, Jean

Carrire, Jean-Claude

Carrire, Jean Claude 1931-

Carrire, Jean-Claude Franois 1931-

Jean-Claude Carrire Frans acteur

Jean-Claude Carrire fransk skdespelare och manusfrfattare

Jean-Claude Carrire fransk skodespelar og manusforfattar

Jean-Claude Carrire fransk skuespiller og manusforfatter

Jean-Claude Carrire franzsischer Drehbuchautor und Schriftsteller

Jean-Claude Carrire French screenwriter and writer

Jean-Claude Carrire sceneggiatore cinematografico e televisivo francese

Karijer, Žan-Klod

Kāriyar, Zhān Klaūd 1931-

Žans Klods Karjērs

Жан-Клод Кариер

Жан-Клод Каррьер французский сценарист

ז'אן-קלוד קרייר

جان كلود كاريير

ژان کلود کاریر فیلمنامه‌نویس و بازیگر فرانسوی

‏کارير، ژان کلود.

کارير، ژان کلود 1931-

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カリエール, J. C

カリエール, ジャン・クロード


Please, Mr. EinsteinThe unbearable lightness of beingDie Blechtrommel The tin drumViolence and compassion