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Périer, François

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Most widely held works about François Périer
 
Most widely held works by François Périer
Le notti di Cabiria by Federico Fellini( Visual )

63 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young prostitute who works in the streets of Rome is continually deceived by men who claim to love her
Le samouraï = The samurai by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

48 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nighclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal
Orphée = Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

72 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A hauntingly beautiful piece of cinema'.--The Times
Le cercle rouge = Red circle by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

23 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un maestro del robo es liberado de prisión, pero inmediatamente cruza la línea hacia la libertad, sus pasos lo llevan de vuelta al tenebroso mundo del crimen
Z by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in French and German and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans les années 60 et dans un pays du bassin méditerranéen, un député progessiste est assassiné. Le juge d'instruction chargé de l'enquête, malgré les pressions exercées, met en évidence le rôle du gouvernement dans cet assassinat, notamment celui de l'armée et de la police." (Source : jaquette)
Le fond de l'air est rouge by Chris Marker( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in French and English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Marker's epic film essay on the worldwide political wars of the 60's and 70's: Vietnam, Bolivia, May '68, Prague, Chile, and the fate of the New Left. This sweeping, global contemplation of a defining decade's political history is divided into two parts, each part woven together to describe what Marker has called "scenes of the Third World War."
Gervaise by René Clément( Visual )

42 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of mid-19th-century Parisian slums in which a young girl's dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed by a drunken husband
Orphée by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

21 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the love of a poet for a princess who travels constantly from this world to the next. A legendary tale in a modern Parisian setting
Le testament d'Orphée, ou, Ne me demandez pas pourquoi by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in French and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his last film Cocteau portrays an 18th century poet who travels through time on a quest for divine wisdom. In a mysterious wasteland, he meets several symbolic phantoms that bring about his death and resurrection. The film finished the circle of the journey begun in Blood of a Poet, exploring the torturous relationship between the artist and his creations
I compagni = The organizer by Marcello Mastroianni( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in Italian and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compassionate story of the beginning of labor's struggle against degradation and exploitation during the 1880's
Le Tartuffe : pièce en cinq actes = Tartuffe : a play in five acts by Gérard Depardieu( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in French and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An imposter cleric, cloaking his evil in piety, gets into the house of the wealthy Orgon, whom he alomst fools into promising him his wealth, position and his young daughter, when the king intervenes
Vivaldi raconté aux enfants by Jean Roy( )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in French and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follies : in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Cocteau's Orphic trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Jean Cocteau turns the Orpheus legend into a story of a poet and his encounter with death and the middle world. 2. An artist is driven mad by the sight of his own blood and a drawing of a mouth that seems to come to life. The combination sends him off on a series of bizarre adventures that strive to explain how artists become obsessed with their own works. 3. In his last film Cocteau portrays an 18th century poet who travels through time on a quest for divine wisdom. In a mysterious wasteland, he meets several symbolic phantoms that bring about his death and resurrection. The film finished the circle of the journey begun in Blood of a Poet, exploring the torturous relationship between the artist and his creations
Stavisky by Alain Resnais( Visual )

33 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exquisite recounting of the climatic days in 1933 in the career of Stavisky, the con man turned international financier whose ruin resulted in political scandal and his own mysterious death
Juste avant la nuit by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles Masson, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the architect François Tellier. Charles strangles Laura when one of their S & M games goes too far. Dazed, Charles walks out of the borrowed apartment in Paris and soon bumps into François in a nearby bistro. They drive back together to Versailles, where they have beautiful neighboring houses designed by François. The owner of the apartment had seen Laura and Charles together two months earlier, but she does not tell the police on the advice of François. Even though the police do not seem to have any clues to the crime, Charles has a difficult time coping with the situation, and trying to live a normal life with his two children and loving wife Hélène."--Container
The visitor by John Sturgeon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-something stunning beauty Pina (Sandra Milo) takes out an ad in the personal column hoping to find a man to take her away from the tiny Italian village where she lives. For months now she has been trying to find the right one, a man with a solid career, a family in mind, and plenty of stamina. Adolfo (Francois Perier) lives in Rome running a profitable business. Looking to share his life with that special person willing to raise a family Adolfo replies to Pina's ad. The couple arrange to meet in the village where Pina lives. Incorporating flashbacks that highlight Pina's and Adolfo's lives, the complexity of the characters are slowly revelaed and when the two finally meet Pina quickly concludes that Adolfo is the one. He appears noble, cultured, and ready for a serious commitment, Pina can hardly believe her luck!
The octopus. La piovra( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular TV series ever in Italy, La Piovra has developed a cult popularity world-wide. Central character, Corrado Cattani is played by Michele Placido, and his character forms the backbone of a sprawling tale of the Mafia
The octopus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police inspector arrives in Sicily to investigate a pair of high-profile murders, but when the Mafia starts to push back, he ends up compromising to save his life and that of his family. What will prevent him from taking his own revenge against the Mob?
Hôtel du nord by Marcel Carné( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Hôtel du Nord is a family-run hotel on the edge of the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris. As the family is celebrating a first communion, a young couple checks in, planning a double suicide. Only one shot is fired, and the man, Pierre, flees leaving his lover, Renée, to die in the room. But, he leaves the gun behind and she survives. A series of convoluted affairs between hotel patrons and staff, as well as passion-feuled travels across France, ensue - all to end the story in perfect symmetry. From the director of Les Enfants du Paradis (1945), Hôtel du Nord (1938) was inspired by the award-winning book (1928) by Eugène Dabit, whose parents owned the real Hôtel du Nord."--Container
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Le cercle rouge = Red circle
Alternative Names
François Périer acteur français

François Périer actor francés

François Périer attore francese

François Périer Frans acteur

François Périer fransk skådespelare

François Périer fransk skodespelar

François Périer fransk skuespiller

François Périer französischer Schauspieler

François Périer French actor

François Périer ranskalainen näyttelijä

Pillu, François.

Pillu, François 1919-2002

Pillu, François Gabriel Marie, 1919-2002

Pilu, François-Gabriel 1919-2002

Φρανσουά Περιέ

Перье, Франсуа

Франсоа Перие

Франсуа Пер'є

Ֆրանսուա Պերիե

فرانسوا پریه بازیگر فرانسوی

フランソワ・ペリエ

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Le cercle rouge = Red circle