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Menegoz, Margaret

Overview
Works: 129 works in 584 publications in 8 languages and 11,206 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Television comedies  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, pmn, fmp, Production personnel, Interviewee, Editor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Margaret Menegoz
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in French and English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insightful. Original. Exquisite. Georges and Anne have known a lifetime of love within their intimate marriage. Though their bond has survived time's test, it's about to meet its greatest challenge. Acclaimed director Michael Haneke brings a performance tour-de-force to the screen in a film that exalts the beautiful, compassionate and courageous within us all
Europa Europa = Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish by religion, brought up as a Communist, given elitarian training by the Nazis - that is the story of Salomon Perel's life. During WWII he flees from the Nazis, lands in a Russian orphanage at the age of 14 and is brought up in the Communist manner. When Hitler's troops march into the town, he claims to be an ethnic German, becomes a frontline interpreter and finally ends up in an elitarian school for members of the Hitler Youth. He is released from his role at the end of the war, a role which he was forced to adopt in order to survive. The epilogue shows the authentic Salomon Perel who emigrated to Palestine
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic recounting of the power struggle between the leading figures of the French revolution, Danton and Robespierre. with the new republic in place, Robespierre heads the 'Committee for Public Safety" and has begun his "Reign of Terror", flushing out any dissenting voices and sending them to the guillotine. Danton returns to Paris after his self-imposed exile to call an end to the bloodshed, but in doing so makes a dangerous enemy of his former ally
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( Visual )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,013 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
La virgen de los sicarios = Our lady of the assassins by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 577 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
Raja by Jacques Doillon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and English and held by 559 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
Pauline a la plage = [Pauline at the beach] by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in French and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenager, Pauline, and her first boyfriend observe the adult antics around them
Koko, a talking gorilla by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and French and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koko, a six-year-old gorilla, is the subject of a controversial Stanford University research project conducted by Penny Patterson. A perceptive simian who communicates with humans via sign language, Koko knows more than 300 signs and can combine them to make new hybrid descriptions. Director Schroeder and cinematographer Almendros present a visual argument exposing the contradictions that arise when scientific experiments are used to graph human behavior onto animals
Les nuits de la pleine lune = Full moon in Paris by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in French and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the story of Louise, a young interior designer bored with her life in the sleepy suburbs with her live-in boyfriend Remi, an architect by trade and a homebody by nature. Eager to lead the life of an independent socialite in the city, Louise arranges to move back into her Paris apartment during the week
Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O-- by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in German and French and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic wars, a young widow who is saved from an attempted rape finds herself mysteriously pregnant several months later. Unaware of how this happened, she is sent away by her family and ends up marrying her rescuer, whom she doesn't know is the child's father
A summer's tale by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young man torn between three women."
Conte d'hiver = a winter's tale by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in French and English and held by 318 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 Éric Rohmer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in French and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
Tartuffe by Molière( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in French and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orgon is a man of property duped by the false piety of the penniless Tartuffe. Orgon takes him into his house, believing him a paragon of virtue. Orgon orders his daughter to reject her fiance and marry Tartuffe. First Dorine, the family servant, tries a strategy to avert the marriage; then Orgon's son tries his hand. They anger Orgon, and to prove paternal power, he disinherits his son and makes Tartuffe his heir. Next Orgon's wife tries to bring her husband insight, a stratagem that partially backfires. With the bailiff at the door ordering Orgon to vacate his own home and with Tartuffe at court to prove Orgon's a traitor, all seems lost
Un amour de Swann = Swann in love by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A wealthy gentleman who thrives in the finest circles of high society risks everything for his erotic obsession with a voluptuous, promiscuous courtesan."--External container
Conte de printemps = A tale of springtime by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendship between Jeanne, a philosophy teacher, and Natasha, a music student, leads to Natasha's matchmaking efforts between her divorced father and Jeanne
L'ami de mon amie = My girlfriend's boyfriend by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in French and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set outside Paris, the film follows the lives and loves of two very different young women
Le temps du loup = Time of the wolf by Michael Haneke( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in French and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An extremely timely and prescient piece of social commentary, Time of the Wolf follows a family's difficult journey immediately after an unknown apocalyptic event. Haneke never tells us what happened, or where, or when, but instead puts us directly into the terrifying aftermath, with all of its confusion, uncertainty, and danger. As all social laws and codes are suddenly overturned, Heneke asks us to find our own way through. Time of the Wolf is Haneke's most intense film, and also his most hopeful."--Container
Le Beau mariage by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in French and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second of Rohmer's six-part Comedies et Proverbes series. 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
La femme de l'aviateur : ou, "On ne saurait penser a rien" by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in French and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man in love with a slightly older woman sees another man leaving her apartment, and, when he happens to see the other man later that day, starts to follow him. He meets a truant teenage girl and she decides to join the pursuit
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Caché = Hidden
Alternative Names
Baranyai, Margit Katalin, 1941-

Margaret Ménégoz deutsch-französische Filmproduzentin und Verleiherin

Margaret Ménégoz Film producer

Margaret Ménégoz Frans filmproducente

Margaret Ménégoz productrice de cinéma française

Маргарет Менегоз

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מרגרט מנגוז

مارجريت مينجوز

مارغريت مينغوز

マルガレート・メネゴス

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Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O--A summer's talePerceval le Gallois