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Carrière, Jean-Claude 1931-

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Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau( Visual )

45 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cyrano, a master swordsman and poet, feels he can not woo his beloved Roxane due to an unfortunate physical flaw: his grotesquely large nose. Resigning himself to helping another suitor, the dashing yet tongue-tied Christian, Cyrano uses his mastery of words to win Roxane for him. But when Roxane finds that she has fallen for Christian's mind - and not for his beauty - which of her two suitors will finally possess her heart?" -- Container
Belle de jour by Luis Buuel( Visual )

83 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,573 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 )

63 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,246 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 1,163 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 )

76 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,100 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 )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 1,006 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 )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 931 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 855 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 )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 828 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 )

74 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in German and Italian and held by 743 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 )

41 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy older man has an affair with a young maid played by two different actresses in this darkly humorous satire on sexual obsession
The secret language of film by Jean-Claude Carrire( Book )

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

. Filled with anecdote and insight, The Secret Language of Film will illuminate and heighten the perceptions of anyone who spends time in front of the big or small screen. The first hundred years of film have profoundly influenced our century, and this delightfully written book will give the reader a new understanding of how and why
Copie conforme by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 681 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 )

35 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 680 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 )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 670 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 )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 617 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 )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 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 )

26 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 465 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 428 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
Syngué Sabour, pierre de patience = The patience stone by Atiq Rahimi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Persian and German and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the best-selling novel by Atiq Rahimi. It tells a story of a young woman watching over her older husband, in a country torn apart by war. A bullet in the neck has reduced him to a comatose state. One day, the woman's vigil changes. She begins to speak truth to her silent husband, telling him about her suffering, her dreams and her secrets. After years of living under his control, with no voice of her own, she says things she could never have spoken before. Her husband has unconsciously become syngué sabour (The Patience Stone)- a magical black stone that, according to Persian mythology, absorbs the plight of those who confide in it. The woman's confessions are extraordinary and without restraint. But after weeks of looking after her husband, she begins to act, discovering herself in a relationship she starts with a young soldier
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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 كارير، 1931-

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