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Fossey, Brigitte

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Most widely held works by Brigitte Fossey
Jeux interdits by René Clément( Visual )

90 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned girl in 1940's France is taken in by a farm family. The story focuses on the relationship which grows between the girl and the family's youngest son
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( Visual )

45 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While writing his autobiography, a French bachelor tells of his lifelong obsession with women, often going to ridiculous lengths to meet a woman who has caught his eye
The last butterfly by Karel Kachyňa( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wartime, 1944, and Europe is brutalized by the horror of Nazi aggression and inhumanity. In the tiny Czech village of Terezin, the Nazis plan a propaganda coup to reshape international opinion. In order to reassure a Red Cross delegation and to show the caring face of Nazism, Hitler has given the village to Jewish settlers as a place where they can live in freedom. To provide a convincing "show", the Nazis have plucked French mime, Antoine, from his waning career and ordered him to put on the greatest show of his life
Les valseuses by Bertrand Blier( Visual )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in French and English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two drifters roam the French countryside, stealing cars, molesting women, and terrorizing people for a laugh. Their search for a woman who can appreciate their masculinity leads to a beautiful ex-convict
La Boum by Claude Pinoteau( Visual )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about teenagers coming of age and adults facing midlife crisis
Flügel und Fesseln = The future of Emily( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping drama of family relationships of three generations of females. Isabelle returns home to visit her daughter, but is followed by her smitten co-star. The situation sets off a volatile 24 hours as long-smoldering resentments surface
Enigma by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An East German defector turned CIA agent must discover the names of five Soviet dissidents targeted by a ruthless KGB hit squad. To do this, he must infiltrate Soviet intelligence and obtain information from Enigma, a Russian computer component
Un mauvais fils by Claude Sautet( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Après cinq années passées dans un pénitencier américain pour usage et trafic de stupéfiants, Bruno Calgagni rentre en France. Il se rend au nouvel appartement de son père et les retrouvailles ne sont pas très chaleureuses ..."--Container
Le grand Meaulnes by Jean-Gabriel Albicocco( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story about a character who sees a girl once and falls in love
The wanderer by Alain-Fournier( Visual )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in French and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical love story in which romantic adolescent ideallism gives way to the sobering reality of adulthood. Set in end of the 19th century, France
Honor among thieves( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting French psychological thriller packed with surprising twists
Die gläserne Zelle by Hans W Geißendörfer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a school crashes down around the children inside for no apparent reason, architect Phillip Braun (Helmut Griem) is quickly apprehended and tried for having condoned inferior design and construction of the building. He is sentenced to prison. After he has already served his sentence, his lawyer (who in the meantime has become the lover of Phillip's wife) discovers that the real blame for the incident may lie elsewhere. However, overwhelmed by his passions, Phillip is easy prey for the villain."--Allmovie
La boum 2 by Claude Pinoteau( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about teenagers coming of age and adults facing midlife crisis
Le bon et les méchants ; Viva la vie by Claude Lelouch( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viva la vie: "Through a series of convoluted turns, like a tornado going through Kansas, director Claude Lelouch has managed to keep a vacuum at the center of his film. A corporate executive (Michel Piccoli and a young actress (Evelyne Bouix) suddenly disappear and reappear and disappear, almost as fast as blinking Christmas tree lights. Since neither can remember what is going on, it is likely that they are suffering from the classic "I was kidnapped by an extraterrestrial" syndrome. And in fact, that may be the case because it seems that some ETs wanted to speak through these two people to tell earthlings to quit gearing up their nuclear arsenals."Blockbuster website
Essential art house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variety lights: "A burlesque troupe manager falls for an ingenue entertainer and leaves his wife for her"--Container
Les plus beaux poèmes d'amour de Ronsard à Aragon( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une anthologie des mille façons de dire je t'aime, accommodées par les plus grandes plumes de la littérature française depuis cinq siècles
Nuovo Cinema Paradiso by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Film divides into three parts, corresponding to the three ages of cineaste-hero Salvatore. As an adorable 10-year-old moppet ..., the boy sneaks into the parochial Paradise Cinema to watch priest Leopoldo Trieste snip out all the kissing scenes. He worms his way into the heart of crusty peasant projectionist Alfredo ... who speaks in film dialog. With Alfredo the cinema is magic--like the night he regales patrons unable to get into a Toto comedy with a free show beamed on a wall in the piazza. Mid-show, the old nitrate film catches fire and destroys the theater. The youngster miraculously drags the unconscious projectionist downstairs and saves his life, but Alfredo is blinded, and the boy, clambering up on a stool, becomes the projectionist of the rebuilt New Paradise. Second part shows Salvatore as a teenager in love with a blond banker's daughter ... Naturally her parents are against the match, and painful circumstances end the kisses in the rain and passion in the projection booth. Last ... is Salvatore as white-haired Jacques Perrin, now a famous (what else?) film director. He returns to Sicily for Alfredo's funeral and finds his long lost love ... Amid many tears, Salvatore learns it was his blind friend who broke up this one, true romance of this life"--Variety review by Yung, November 23, 1988
Juegos prohibidos( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junio de 1940. Centenares de fraceses entre los que se encuentra la pequeña Paulette y sus padres, se dirigen en un desesperado éxodo hacia el sur de Francia. Los aviones nazis sobrevuelan este gentío bombardeando sin piedad el camino. Los padres de Paulette y su perro mueren durante el ataque. Alguien lanza el cadáver del animal al río y la niña incapaz de separarse de su perro decide seguirlo, lo que propicia su encuentro con Michel, un chico de once años hijo de unos granjeros que viven por la zona. Michell lleva a su asustada amiga a casa, donde es bien acogida por la familia Dollé
Verbotene Spiele( Visual )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in German and French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ein fünfjähriges Mädchen, dessen Eltern beim Einmarsch der Deutschen in Frankreich 1940 umgekommen sind, wird von einer Bauernfamilie aufgenommen. Es freundet sich mit den anderen Kindern an, besonders mit dem elfjährigen Sohn der Pflegeeltern. Die Dorfkinder "spielen" die Ereignisse, die sie umgeben: Sie spielen "Krieg" und "Friedhof". Nach der Befreiung wird das Mädchen vom Roten Kreuz betreut und versucht, seinen Spielkameraden wiederzufinden. Ein erschütternder Film, der in der Stilisierung und Idealisierung einer "heilen" Kinderwelt schonungslos die Grausamkeit und Gedankenlosigkeit des alltäglichen Lebens aufzeigt. Zugleich beklagt er eindringlich den Verlust der Unschuld durch den Krieg und denunziert vehement pseudoreligiöses Verhalten." [filmdienst.de]
Enfances by Christophe Kuhn( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Brigitte Fossey actrice française

Brigitte Fossey actriz francesa

Brigitte Fossey attrice francese

Brigitte Fossey Frans actrice

Brigitte Fossey fransk skådespelare

Brigitte Fossey fransk skodespelar

Brigitte Fossey fransk skuespiller

Brigitte Fossey französische Schauspielerin

Brigitte Fossey French actor

Brigitte Fossey French actress

Fosseyová, Brigitte 1946-

Μπριζίτ Φοσέ

Брижит Фосе

Бріжит Фоссі

Фоссей, Брижитт

Фоссей, Брижитт Французская актриса.

בריגי'ט פוסי שחקנית צרפתייה

بریژیت فوسی بازیگر فرانسوی

브리지트 포세

ブリジット・フォッセー

布丽吉特·佛西

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