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Mocky, Jean-Pierre

Overview
Works: 72 works in 196 publications in 5 languages and 917 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Interviews  Comedy films  History  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Political films  Film noir  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Author, Scenarist, Director, Film editor, Adapter, Performer, Author of dialog, Honoree, Restager , Interviewee
Classifications: M1527, 781.542
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Americano by Mathieu Demy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After receiving news of his mother's death, Martin leaves his girlfriend and home in Paris and sets off for L.A. to tie up the loose ends of his rocky maternal relationship. As Martin digs deeper into his mother's past, he discovers she had a hidden relationship with a beautiful woman, who he finds at a seedy strip club in Tijuana, called the Americano. Martin discovers there may be more than he ever hoped to know about his mother's sordid past and his own problems with commitment
Ville à vendre : bande originale du film by Vladimir Cosma( )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in French and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vanquished by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

8 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three seperate stories set and shot in Rome, Paris and London portraying juvenile delinquents in post-war Europe and suggesting something of the aimlessness and moral confusion of this generation. French and English censors banned the part of the film dealing with their respective country, while the Rome episode displeased the Italians by depicting their youngsters as neo-Facists and had to be modified to gain financing. In the French episode a group of high school students kill one of their colleagues for his money. In the Italian episode a university student is involved in smuggling cigarettes. In the English episode a lazy poet finds the body of a woman on the downs, and tries to sell his story to the press
La tête contre les murs = Head against the wall by Georges Franju( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seemingly sane young man is committed to a mental hospital simply on the say-so of his father, irritated because the boy has rifled his desk and destroyed some important legal documents
Un drôle de paroissien by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy in which a member of an impoverished aristocratic family believes that the money in church collections plates is divinely ordained for his personal use
La grande lessive (!) by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Petit professeur de lycée, Armand Saint-Just est consterné par les effets de la télévision sur ses élèves. Avec l'aide de son ami Benjamin, il met sur pied un plan d'action."--Container
M le Mocky : mémoires d'outre-monde by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soixante de souvenirs, sans censure, de son mariage à quatorze ans à son métier de metteur en scène, où il fait tourner Bourvil, Michel Serrault, Fernandel, Jeanne Moreau et Catherine Deneuve, de ses triomphes à ses échecs, sans omettre le scandale des subventions détournées
Le miraculé by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Papu est un fauché permanent, qui vit de petits boulots et de petites escroqueries. Victime d'un accident, il décide de simuler une paralysie des jambes pour arnaquer sa compagnie des assurances. Un peu las de cette situation toujours assise, il décide de se rendre à Lourdes où un miracle le guérira. Mais Ronald Fox-Terrier, inspecteur méfiant et muet de la compagnie d'assurance a cerné le personnage et tente de démasquer la supercherie."
Mocky s'affiche by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snobs by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in French and Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four vice-presidents of a dairy cooperative fight among themselves to reach the top post after the president dies. Their wives take part in the various schemes to downgrade the opposition by unorthodox means
Entretiens avec Jean-Pierre Mocky by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gli sbandati = Les égarés by Francesco Maselli( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1943, la comtesse Luisa, son fils Andrea, son neveu Carlo, fils d'un dirigeant fasciste et Ferrucio, un ami de la famille, quittent Milan pour la campagne et ainsi échapper aux bombardements. Contre l'avis de sa mère, Andrea accepte d'héberger des sans-abri, dont la jeune ouvrière Lucia...[Source : Jaquette]. Le premier long métrage de Maselli aborde la question des choix dans l'Italie de 1943 avec une pertinence politique qui échappe largement à la rhétorique et capte la lumière d'automne dans la plaine du Po avec un sens atmosphérique exceptionnel." (Claude RIEFFEL, avoir-alire.com, 4 mai 2016)
Solo by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Cabral, a violinist and occasional jewel thief, returns to France hoping to renew his acquaintance with his younger brother Virgile, whom he has not seen for three years. Vincent's return coincides with a spate of terrorist attacks which target the bourgeoisie, mostly wealthy businessmen. The police investigating the attacks soon discover that they are the work of anarchist students who are hell-bent on overthrowing the capitalist system. When Vincent discovers that his own brother is leading the terrorist group, he tries to find him. But as he does so, he arouses the suspicion of the police and unwittingly becomes caught up in Virgile's private battle
Un linceul n'a pas de poches by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporter Michel Dolannes decides that he must tell the truth and expose the city's many cover-ups and corruption. He quits his job at the paper and begins his own weekly periodical to expose scandals
Agent trouble by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"L'assassinat de touristes s'avère être une affaire d'Etat
Jean Aurenche, écrivain de cinéma by Alexandre Hilaire( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

À partir du César du meilleur scénario que Jean Aurenche a reçu en 1976 pour Que la Fête Commence de Bertrand Tavernier, le documentaire remonte le fil du temps pour évoquer les moments clés de sa vie de scénariste, son travail sur un grand nombre de films majeurs (La Traversée de Paris, Jeux Interdits, L'Horloger de Saint-Paul, Le Juge et l'Assassin ...) mais également l'évolution du rôle du scénariste dans le cinéma français. Avec les témoignages de Philippe Aurenche, Alain Riou, Jean-Pierre Mocky, Claude de Givray, Jean-Marie Poiré, Bertrand Tavernier, Paul Vécchiali. (Jaquette)
Y a-t-il un français dans la salle? by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Chef d'un puissant parti politique, Horace Tumelat apprend le suicide de son oncle Eusèbe. Ce dernier a laissé avant de mourir une lettre révélant le passé de collaborateur de son neveu. Afin d'éviter la ruine de sa carrière politique, Tumelat se lance sur la piste de cette lettre, mais il est loin d'être le seul à s'y intéresser."
L'albatros by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the electoral campaign of President Cavalier and his opponent Grim in full swing, Stef Tassel escapes from prison. To avoid law enforcement authorities, he kidnaps a woman, Paula, who happens to be the daughter of Cavalier. Catching sight of Paula and the fugitive, Grim throws himself into their pursuit in the hope of exploding a scandal that will compromise Cavalier
Ville à vendre by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orpheus sells his computer software company and takes off for and adventure. He finds himself in a small town, in which people are being murdered with great frequency
Bonsoir by Jean-Pierre Mocky( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Voilà un an qu'Alex a perdu son emploi de chef-tailleur dans un grand magasin. Sa femme est partie, il a dû quitter son logement et a trouvé une place de guide intérimaire dans les égouts de Paris. Ayant élu domicile dans le local à poubelles de son immeuble, il a pris l'habitude de se faire inviter chaque soir dans un appartement différent, sous des prétextes divers. Mais depuis quelques temps, il est suivi
 
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Mocky, J.-P. (Jean-Pierre)

Mocky, Jean Pierre 1929-

Mokiejewski, Jean-Paul Adam

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