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Fresson, Bernard 1931-2002

Overview
Works: 161 works in 324 publications in 4 languages and 3,715 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Fiction  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Director, Interviewee, Host, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Bernard Fresson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bernard Fresson
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love. by Alain Resnais ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A French actress (Emmanuele Riva) and a Japanese architect (Eiji Okada) engage in a brief, intense affair in postwar Hiroshima, their consuming fascination impelling them to exorcise their own scarred memories of love and suffering. ... Delicately weaves past and present, personal pain and public anguish, in this moody masterwork"--DVD sleeve
Z by Costa-Gavras ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in French and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drame social. Le président d'un mouvement en faveur de la paix se rend dans une grande ville pour y donner une conférence. Une contre-manifestation s'organise alors et le conférencier est gravement blessé, puis meurt peu après. Le procureur général et le directeur de la police s'entendent alors pour défendre la thèse d'un accident. Le juge d'instruction chargé de l'affaire décide, malgré les pressions, de poursuivre une enquête serrée. Il conclut à l'assassinat et inculpe non seulement le meurtrier, mais également les gens haut placés qui ont tramé le complot
The tenant by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and French and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A quiet, timid file clerk whose unremarkable life begins to be increasingly overshadowed with dread and fear after he moves into his new home - an apartment building with an unhappy past. Adding to his paranoia are the building's other occupants, who do nothing to alleviate his growing obsession with the untimely, tragic fate of the apartment's previous tenant
French connection II by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York City narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle follows travels to Marseilles, France, in pursuit of the heroin dealers whom he hit, but failed to kill, but, after he teams up with the gendarmes to hunt down the ringleader, Doyle is kidnapped by the heroin kingpin and forced to become an addict himself
Place Vendôme by Nicole Garcia ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in French and English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Derrière les somptueuses vitrines de la place Vendôme, un drame : Vincent Malivert, directeur d'une joaillerie de prestige, vient de mourir dans d'étranges circonstances. Accident, suicides, assassinat ? Marianne sa femme est brisée, rongée par l'alcool et la dépression depuis des années. Elle découvre dans le coffre secret de son mari sept magnifiques diamants. Des gens sont prêts à tout pour les retrouver
La guerre est finie by Alain Resnais ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Spanish revolutionary maintains his ideals even though he is warned that he will be sold out
Loin du Việt-Nam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video compilation of footage on the Vietnam War and protests for and against the war in the United States interspersed with commentary. Joint project of several French film makers
Call of the wild ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack London's classic story of two men driven by gold fever, battling the elements in the frozen Klondike
Germinal by Claude Berri ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The day-by-day struggles of striking French coal-miners in 1884 at the Voreux mines of France
The French connection French connection II : double feature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I. Two New York City narcotics detectives learn of a scheme to smuggle a large quantity of heroin inside an automobile being shipped from France. II. Gene Hackman returns in the role of hard-hitting detective Popeye Doyle who travels to Marseilles in pursuit of the heroin dealers he hit, but failed to kill in New York
Il pleut sur Santiago ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It's September of 1973, and Santiago, the capital city of Chile, is about to witness a bloody war. Soon, army tanks, directed by General Augustin Pinochet, will invade the peaceful city streets, setting the stage for a brutal coup d'etat, masterminded by America's C.I.A."--Container
Un peu de soleil dans l'eau froide A few hours of sunlight by Jacques Deray ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nathalie is a young, beautifully radiant girl living in a small village just outside Paris. Unhappy in her relationship, one day she meet Gilles, a Parisian journalist and it is love at first sight. The two start a new life together in the city of love but as they settle in, Gilles shows his true self: restless, withdrawn, cynical and insecure in himself. All of the things Nathalie is not. By the time Gilles has decided to end the relationship, Nathalie has taken matters into her own hands to show her ultimate devotion
La prisonnière by H.-G Clouzot ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stanislas Hassler runs a modern art gallery and one day the wife of one the gallery's artists discovers his secret life: he photographs women in humiliating poses. Both fascinated and repulsed, Josée, the wife of the sculptor Gilbert, begins to participate in Stan's photography sessions
Les Misérables ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Victor Hugo's classic tale of the ex-convict Valjean, whose attempts at a normal life are disrupted by the fanatical police inspector Javert, and the French revolution
La Petite Roque by Guy de Maupassant ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renardet is a man of substance who, as mayor of his village, rules with a mixture of authority and generosity. When the body of the little Roque girl is found on his property, he makes every effort to find the murderer--who turns out to be Renardet himself
The French connection by William Friedkin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York City Police detective "Popeye" Doyle tries to intercept a shipment of drugs arriving in New York from Marseilles, and then goes to France to stop the trafficking at its source
The tenant e locataire by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tartuffe, ou, l'imposteur comédie en cinq actes by Molière ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tout le mond est Tartuffe à un moment de sa vie, affirme Michel Galabru, l'interpret du rôle. "Tartuffe est un symbole, il représente tout homme se trouvant dans une situation telle qu'il doit tromper..."
Tartuffe, ou, L'imposteur by Jean Pignol ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D'après la pièce de Molière. "Tout le monde est Tartuffe à un moment de sa vie", affirme Michel Galabru. "Tartuffe est un symbole, il représente tout homme se trouvant dans une situation telle qu'il doit tromper..."
Das Mädchen und der Kommissar ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der ehrgeizige Kommissar, der endlich einmal Verbrecher auf frischer Tat fassen will, verleitet mit Hilfe einer Dirne eine Gruppe kleiner Gauner zu einem Banküberfall, bei dem sie geschnappt werden
 
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Alternative Names
Fresson, Bernard 1933-
Languages
French (88)
English (31)
German (11)
Spanish (2)
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