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Films du losange (Firm)

Works: 195 works in 619 publications in 7 languages and 16,238 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Comedy films  War films  Romantic comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Films du losange (Firm)
Most widely held works by Films du losange (Firm)
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

9 editions published in 2013 in French and English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harrowingly steep physical and mental decline as Georges attempts to care for her at home as she wishes."--IMDb
Europa Europa Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish boy, separated from his family at the age of thirteen, takes on various identities to hide his Jewish heritage
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges Danton, the popular revolutionary leader, returns to Paris at a time when the new Republic is in disarray. Robespierre and his allies have set up a monstrous dictatorship, beginning the infamous "Reign of Terror." Danton pleads with the people for an end to the bloodshed which violates the spirit of their revolution
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talk show host and his wife and son seem to be living an ideal life until clandestinely-filmed videotapes of their private lives start to show up on their front porch. As the tapes reveal more secrets, the resulting stress and fear leads to conflict, obsession, and deceit for the couple and brings back episodes from the husband's childhood when he wronged a young Algerian boy
Raja by Jacques Doillon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Raja is a nineteen-year-old orphan literally and figuratively scarred by life. Fred is an emotionally bankrupt westerner living amid his plush gardens and palm trees. Set against the backdrop of contemporary Marrakech, Raja is a cross-cultural drama about a wealthy middle-aged Frenchman's complex relationship with a local youth. Fred's attempts to seduce Raja, and their mutual attempt at manipulation, are fractured by their gross disparity of income, age and cultural sophistication"--Container
La virgen de los sicarios Our lady of the assassins by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An older writer, Fernando, returns to his hometown, Medellin, Colombia. There he falls in love with 16-year-old assassin, Alexis. After Alexis is killed, Fernando hunts for his killer in the Medellin slums and falls in love with Wilmar, a boy who resembles Alexis
Le genou de Claire by ric Rohmer( Visual )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in French and English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirizes a diplomat's sexual temptations. On vacation with his fiancée, he flirts with a brash, charming nymphet, while harboring a secret, peculiar obsession for her stunning teenage sister
Ma nuit chez Maud by ric Rohmer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in French and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Louis Trintignant plays an engineer seeking the perfect mate. Just when he thinks he has found her, he finds himself accidentally spending the night sharing the bed of a seductive divorcee, Maud
Holy motors by Los Carax( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsieur Oscar, a mysterious, shadowy character, spends a day traveling through Paris in a limousine driven by his loyal chauffeur, Celine. During his travel, he journeys from one life to the next, taking on the appearances of a wide variety of characters, including a captain of industry, an assassin, a beggar, a monster, a reptilian sex god, a melancholy father, and a dying old man
Koko a talking gorilla( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koko, a Talking Gorilla is a documentary from 1978 that observes a zoo-born female gorilla in the fifth year of an experiment in human-simian communications. Dr. Penny Patterson has taught Koko hundreds of sign-language words in American Sign Language. Observing Koko's daily routine, her responses, her rejection of a new yellow sweater for her worn older red one, and her initiation of new subjects in conversation prompts more questions than it answers. What separates man from animal? The ability to construct a society, to speak, or to understand complex thought? No matter the conclusions, the film remains a compelling document of a fascinating experiment
Pauline a la plage by ric Rohmer( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in French and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenager, Pauline, and her cousin Marion are spending the summer at the beach in Normandy. They meet three eligible bachelors who seem interested in them, but soon romance is threatened by lies and deceit
L'amour, l'après-midi by Eric Rohmer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in French and English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful young executive living in the suburbs with his wife and baby finds himself attracted to, and then entangled with, another woman from his past
Conte d'hiver = a winter's tale by ric Rohmer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in French and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple, Félicie and Charles, meet while on holiday and fall deeply in love. In a fatal slip, she gives him the wrong address, and, as a result, he disappears from her life. Five years later, she's a Parisian hairdresser with a daughter and two lovers--but her true love, she knows, is forever lost. Or is he?
Perceval le Gallois by ric Rohmer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in French and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval and a Greek-chorus like group of instumentalists/singers
Le Tartuffe pièce en cinq actes = Tartuffe : a play in five acts( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Molière's play about the havoc created in a rich merchant's household when he falls under the influence of a charismatic and hypocritical religious zealot
Six in Paris( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in French and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six directors release six vignettes set in different sections of Paris. Includes: Saint-Germain-des-Pres (Douchet); Gare du Nord (Rouch); Rue Saint-Denis (Pollet); Place de l'Etoile (Rhomer); Montparnasse and Levallois (Godard); and La Muette (Chabrol)
Six contes moraux( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A succession of jousts between fragile men and the women who tempt them"-- Conteneur
Les nuits de la pleine lune Full moon in Paris by Eric Rohmer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in French and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman in Paris moves out on her lover in order to experience freedom and finds it brings only misery
Le Beau mariage by ric Rohmer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in French and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impulsive young art student, tired of the complications of freedom and insecurity, ends an affair with a painter and decides she wants to get married. She picks out a prosperous lawyer and confidently sets out to catch him, only to be ensnared by her increasingly obsessive scheming when she refuses to accept his polite indifference
Das weisse Band eine deutsche Kindergeschichte = White ribbon by Michael Haneke( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in German and English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a north German village prior to the outbreak of World War I, strange events, accidents, and deaths are occurring. The village people are beside themselves with worry and can't figure out what to do. After the school teacher starts to unravel the mystery, he discovers that the children of the town may be guilty of the crimes and have formed a secret society that the local pastor's daughter appears to be the leader of
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Caché = Hidden
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Films du Losange

Ma nuit chez MaudPerceval le GalloisSix in ParisSix contes moraux