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Schiffman, Suzanne

Overview
Works: 117 works in 524 publications in 5 languages and 6,289 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  New wave films  Comedy films  Historical films  Romance films  War films  Biographical films  Biography 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Director, Author of dialog, Adapter, Conceptor, Writer of accompanying material, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Suzanne Schiffman
Le dernier métro by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

52 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love and adventure set in the milieu of the theatre during the German occupation of Paris in 1942. The theatre continues to operate amid Gestapo agents, black-marketeers, resistance fighters and Nazi collaborators
La nuit américaine by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

38 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frictions and personality clashes beset the making of a romantic film in Nice
L'histoire d'Adèle H. The story of Adele H. by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adele, daughter of French author and patriot Victor Hugo, is beautiful, composed and filled with the same brilliant writing talent as her famous father. However, Adele is driven not by literary aspirations but by love. Impelled by a need that will not be denied, she has run away from home to follow her handsome, womanizing lover across an ocean to wintry Halifax, Nova Scotia. Wild with desire, shell risk everything to renew their brief affair
L'Argent de poche by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

30 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life from early childhood to adolescence is illustrated in episodes involving 10 children
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When businessman Julien Vercel is accused of murdering his wife and her lover, he hides in his office to avoid capture. It is up to his secretary Barbara, who is secretly in love with him, to prove his innocence
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

30 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 394 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
La femme d'à côté The woman next door by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

44 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young engineer's new neighbors are surprisingly his old lover and her husband. Though both are happily married, they can't stay away from each other, and an obsession drives them both mad
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and French and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a medieval French healer and her perservance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Day for night( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and French and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Truffaut's 1973 film, an "homage to moviemaking," details the loves and lunacy of the closely-knit family of strangers that comprises an on-location film, cast and crew
Le pont du Nord by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie has just been released from prison, and encounters the paranoid loner Baptiste. They follow Marie's ex-lover Julien and his talismanic briefcase as Paris begins to open up to them as a series of enigmatic clues. The city is a labyrinth of possibilities but no certainties, a place of fantastical fables (here be dragons) and the brute realities of the street
Hurlevent by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
L'amour en fuite Love on the run by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further adventures of Antoine Doinel, hero of The 400 blows, Stolen kisses, and Bed and board. He is about to publish his first novel, get divorced, and he has fallen in love again
The Last metro : François Truffaut, director by Franois Truffaut( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in French and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scénario et dialogues de ce film qui suit la double progression de la vie d'un théâtre et de l'histoire de l'Occupation. Césars du meilleur film, meilleur réalisateur, meilleur acteur (Gérard Depardieu) et meilleure actrice (Catherine Deneuve). [SDM]
Sorceress Le moine et la sorcière( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in 13th century France revolving around Étienne de Bourbon, a Dominican friar sent by the pope to seek out heretics and a forest woman who performs ancient healing rituals. An historically accurate dramatization of the conflict between ancient customs and religious dogma
Quand les étoiles rencontrent la mer by Raymond Rajaonarivelo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy born during a solar eclipse survives abandonment and superstitious ostracization from his village, condemning him to be trampled by a herd of cattle. By a miracle, he survives the stampede with only an injured foot, hence his name, Kapila, "the lame one." Rescued and raised by a childless woman, he eventually discovers love will change his destiny when he meets Fara. Together they make their own destiny
L'Histoire d'Adèle H. by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Adele Hugo's obsessive love affair which led her to run away from home to follow her womanizing lover across an ocean to Halifax, Nova Scotia
The Last metro by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Nazi-occupied Paris, a Jewish director is forced to hide in the basement of his theatre while his wife stars in its latest production
The last metro Le dernier métro by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew who feels compelled to leave the country in order to survive the German occupation during WWII. His wife Marion is an actress and a member of the Resistance who goes on to direct the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive by rehearsing a new play. She hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. The troupe believes that the show must go on no matter the circumstances. But Lucas never left the country, he is actually hiding in the basement
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by Franois Truffaut( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before World War I, in Paris, a girl alternates between a French & a German student, and after the war they meet again to form a constantly shifting triangle
The sorceress( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in 13th century France revolving around Étienne de Bourbon, a Dominican friar sent by the pope to seek out heretics and a forest woman who performs ancient healing rituals. An historically accurate dramatization of the conflict between ancient customs and religious dogma
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
La femme d'à côté The woman next door
Alternative Names
Klochendler, Suzanne 1929-2001

Suzanne Schiffman franzsische Drehbuchautorin und Regisseurin

Suzanne Schiffman French film director and screenwriter

Suzanne Schiffman sceneggiatrice e regista francese

Сюзанн Шиффман

سوزان شیفمن فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی

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La femme d'à côté The woman next doorL'amour en fuite Love on the run