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Langlois, Henri 1914-1977

Overview
Works: 69 works in 172 publications in 4 languages and 1,868 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Documentary television programs  Pictorial works  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Drama  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Other, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Dedicatee, Narrator
Classifications: PN1993.5.A1, 791.4309
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henri Langlois
Le fantôme d'Henri Langlois : le merveilleux permanent = Henri Langlois : phantom of the Cinémathèque by Jacques Richard( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For forty years, Langlois presided over the Cinémathèque Française with absolute commitment and unwavering passion. By collecting motion pictures, he preserved the priceless treasures of an art form. It wasn't always easy as Langlois went underground during the Nazi occupation of Paris and as he battled with bureaucrats. Includes rare footage and interviews
Trois cents ans de cinéma : écrits by Henri Langlois( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titre repris de l'un des nombreux articles du fondateur de la cinémathèque française sur les origines et les sources de création du cinéma. Recueil d'articles parus depuis 1935
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
Méliès : "un homme d'illusions" by Georges Méliès( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Écrits de cinéma 1931-1977 by Henri Langlois( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amoureux d'un 7e art qu'il a contribué à sauver et à montrer, fondateur de La Cinémathèque française, Henri Langlois a écrit toute sa vie. On découvre dans cette édition critique et définitive de ses écrits de cinéma : ses carnets de jeunesse inédits et ses premières critiques (Nosferatu, Queen Kelly) ; ses portraits de cinéastes (Vigo, Rossellini, Kurosawa ...) ; le récit haut en couleurs de son premier voyage aux États-Unis, à la veille de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale ; ses cahiers des années 1950 où il se lance dans une Histoire du cinéma français ; ses grands textes sur les cinématographies américaine, italienne et allemande, ou encore un entretien jamais publié sur la Nouvelle Vague
Youtkevitch : ou, La permanence de l'avant-garde by Luda Schnitzer( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in French and Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cinéma sous presse : portraits, chroniques, analyses : entretien inédit avec Henri Langlois( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un groupe de critiques méridionaux explore le cinéma national et international sur une période de 40 ans. Chroniques à chaud ou portraits emblématiques alternent avec des analyses plus substantielles
Essai sur le pouvoir prétorien de la jurisprudence en droit français by Henri Langlois( Book )

6 editions published in 1897 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Découverte du cinéma grec, histoire, chronologie, biographies, films by Aglaia Mētropoulou( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in French and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecrits sur le cinéma 1921-1953 by Jean Epstein( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vingt ans de cinéma allemand, 1913-1933 : catalogue by Lotte H Eisner( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le signe du lion by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Musicien d'origine étrangère, installé à Saint-Germain des Prés, Pierre Wersselin s'adonne plus volontiers à l'oisiveté et à la vie nocturne qu'à la sonate. Dans l'attente d'un important héritage, il refuse de travailler et emprunte régulièrement de l'argent à son entourage. Un matin de juillet, un télégramme lui apprend que sa tante, très riche, vient de mourir."
He stands in a desert counting the seconds of his life( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film diary consisting of brief informal sketches of "everyday, unimportant" activities and events in the life of the experimental filmaker, Jonas Mekas, taken between 1969 and 1984. Includes brief portraits of people he spent time with, places, seasons of the year, weather and many of his filmaker friends including Hans Richter, Roberto Rossellini, Marcel Hanoun, Henri Langlois, Alberto Cavalcanti, Peter Kubelka, Kenneth Anger, Robert Breer, Willard Van Dyke and Hollis Frampton, or just friends including John Lennon, the J.F. Kennedy clan, Andy Warhol, Richard Foreman, Yoko Ono, Allen Ginsberg and George Maciunas
Louis Lumière by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

5 editions published in 1995 in Undetermined and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1968, Henri Langlois et Jean Renoir assistent à une projection de films réalisés par Louis Lumière et ses opérateurs. Ils se prêtent ensuite à une interview, au cours de laquelle ils développent leurs points de vue sur le cinéma primitif, sur Louis Lumière et sur l'art en général et ses rapports à la réalité et à l'histoire
Film history : an introduction by Kristin Thompson( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive survey not only acknowledges the contributions of Hollywood and films from other US sources, but broadens its scope to examine film-making internationally
Le dragon et l'alouette : Maria Adriana Prolo, Henri Langlois correspondence, 1948-1979 by Maria Adriana Prolo( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in French and Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le dragon et l'alouette : correspondance, 1948-1979 by Maria Adriana Prolo( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He stands in a desert( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film diary consisting of brief informal sketches of "everyday, unimportant" activities and events in the life of the experimental filmaker, Jonas Mekas, taken between 1969 and 1984. Includes brief portraits of people he spent time with, places, seasons of the year, weather and many of his filmaker friends including Hans Richter, Roberto Rossellini, Marcel Hanoun, Henri Langlois, Alberto Cavalcanti, Peter Kubelka, Kenneth Anger, Robert Breer, Willard Van Dyke and Hollis Frampton, or just friends including John Lennon, the J.F. Kennedy clan, Andy Warhol, Richard Foreman, Yoko Ono, Allen Ginsberg and George Maciunas
Charlie Chaplin - actor( Book )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Langlois by Edgardo Cozarinsky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Langlois, who died in 1977, descusses his life work of colelcting and archiving French films and setting up Cinematheque Francaise. Various artistic and poitical incidents are also covered. Archival film supports the points made
 
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Alternative Names
Henri Langlois Frans ambtenaar (1914-1977)

Henri Langlois französischer Filmarchivar

Henri Langlois French film archivist

Henri Langlois funzionario francese

Henri Lanqlua

Ανρί Λανγκλουά

Анрі Ланглуа

Ланглуа, Анри французский энтузиаст кино, один из основателей Французской синематеки

آنری لانگلوا

என்றி லங்லொவைசு

హెన్రీ లాంగ్లోయిస్

アンリ・ラングロワ

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Henri Langlois, first citizen of cinema