WorldCat Identities

Garcin, Henri 1929-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 240 publications in 6 languages and 1,718 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Coming-of-age films  Motion pictures  Film noir  Fiction  Western films  Dark comedy films  Melodrama 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Director, Author, Interviewee, Other, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henri Garcin
Mon meilleur ami by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in French and English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught by a paparazzi with his celebrity model mistress, Elena, billionaire CEO Pierre Levasseur hatches an unlikely scheme to avoid a messy divorce. He tells his wife that Elena is not his lover, but the lover of Francois Pignot, a parking valet who accidentally wound up in the picture. To fool his wife, Levasseur gets Francois and the gorgeous Elena to pose as a couple. This complicates things between Francois and his roommate Richard, as well as with his own fiancee, Emilie. When Levasseur's wife uncovers the plot, she plans to get even
Schneider vs. Bax by Alex van Warmerdam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Dutch and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his birthday, a hitman reluctantly takes on the easy task of killing a reclusive writer, only to find the job a lot more difficult than expected
One hundred and one nights by Agnès Varda( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Varda's tribute to the film industry. Simon Cinema, an aging director, hires a film student to give his memory a daily workout. The student recalls his career ; stars pop in to talk. All the while, the student is plotting to con Simon out of his money
It's all so quiet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Dutch and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A closeted gay, middle aged farmer lives with his aged and bedridden father. As his father's life begins to fade, his own gains a new momentum--but at what cost?
De jurk = The dress by Alex van Warmerdam( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of the life of a dress from its beginning as cotton in a field to its ultimate demise as it is cremated with its final owner. No one who comes in contact with the dress can escape its dramatic, shocking, and hilarious consequences
La femme d'à côté = The woman next door by François Truffaut( Visual )

32 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 102 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
La chamade = Heartbeat by Alain Cavalier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young woman who is a wealthy man's mistress and a poor man's lover
La vie de chateau by J.-P Rappeneau( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is an idyllic summer in Normandy just before the D-Day landings. In a ramshackle chateau live a vindictive old woman with her worldweary son and his ravishing but bored young wife. A Free French officer and a local Nazi both fall in love with her and an intriguing and hilarious rivalry for her affections ensues between the three men
Die Frau nebenan La femme d'à côté( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in German and French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Mathilde mit ihrem Mann Philippe in ein neues Haus zieht, merkt sie bald, dass nebenan Bernard, ihr ehemaliger Geliebter, mit seiner Familie lebt. Bernard ist glücklicher Familienvater und über die erneute Begegnung mit seiner acht Jahre zurückliegenden grossen und doch verzweifelten Liebe nicht ganz glücklich. Doch die Gefühle sind stärker als erwartet. Nach und nach kommen sich die beiden, die sich einst gegenseitig zur Weissglut brachten, wieder näher und beginnen eine neue Romanze, die schnell die alte verhängnisvolle Macht über sie gewinnt. Diese Liebe ist von einem unüberwindlichen Gegensatz geprägt, der das Paar zugleich aneinander bindet und trennt. Ehemals angestaute Aggressionen schaffen sich Raum und der Versuch, die zerstörerischen Kräfte der grenzenlosen Leidenschaft zu bändigen, scheint nur schwer zu gelingen
Someone behind the door( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist, Doctor Jeffries, has been left by his wife, Frances, for her lover. When a stranger with amnesia visits, Jeffries convinces him that Frances is his wife, planning to make him jealous and take revenge by proxy
Le mouton enragé by Michel Deville( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unassuming bank teller who is determined to become a bank tycoon becomes involved in a tangled web of complicated love and tangled relationships
Adamah meshugaʻat = Sweet mud by Dror Shaul( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in Hebrew and French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy comes of age on a kibbutz, where the pressure to conform has a damaging effect on his mother
Abel by Alex van Warmerdam( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extremely weird comedy revolving around the life of 31- year-old Abel, who has never left home alone. After failing with doctors and psychiatrists, Abel's father Victor brings home Christine, a friend, in an attempt to teach Abel basic social skills
Détruire, dit-elle by Marguerite Duras( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duras' first film as director is a psychodrama based on her own play written in the wake of the 1968 events in Paris. Five people isolated in a hotel become enmeshed in a ritualistic game. Two women in the group absorb part of each others' personality in a manner comparable to that of principal characters in Bergman's Persona. Duras' method, which she followed in subsequent films, was to write the scenario and film quickly in a matter of days, stripping the work to its basic elements
Les cent et une nuits ; Les créatures( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les créatures: A novelist takes his pregnant wife to the French seaside to recover from the trauma of an auto accident which has scarred him and left her mute. He spends his time finishing a novel, using the townspeople as models for the story's characters
Les guichets du Louvre by Michel Mitrani( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film's backdrop is Black Thursday in 1942 when the French police rounded up all the Parisian Jews in preparation for transport to the concentration camps. Story centers around a young student who's determined to try to save some Jews from the impending tragedy
La mujer de al lado( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En una pequeña villa a las afueras de Grenoble, Mathilde encuentra en su nuevo barrio a Bernard Coudray, con quien mantuvo una relación años atrás. La sorpresa entre elos es inevitable. Ninguno de los dos esperaba volver a encontrarse
Charles Bronson's deadly arsenal collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone behind the door: A psychiatrist, Doctor Jeffries, has been left by his wife, Frances, for her lover. When a stranger with amnesia visits, Jeffries convinces him that Frances is his wife, planning to make him jealous and take revenge by proxy
Boven is het stil by Boven( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Dutch and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 50-year-old bachelor farmer leads an isolated existence with his sick and domineering father on a small farm
 
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De jurk = The dress
Alternative Names
Albers, Anton 1929-

Garcin, Henri

Garcin, Henry 1929-

Henri Garcin attore belga

Henri Garcin Belgisch acteur

Henri Garcin fransk skådespelare

Henri Garcin fransk skodespelar

Henri Garcin fransk skuespiller

Henri Garcin französisch-niederländischer Schauspieler

Henri Garcin French Belgian actor

Анри Гарсен

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גרסין, הנרי

גרסין, הנרי 1929-

גרסין, הנרי, 1929-Antwerp (Belgium)Antwerp (Belgium)

Languages
French (68)

Dutch (23)

German (16)

Spanish (8)

English (4)

Hebrew (3)

Covers
La femme d'à côté = The woman next door