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Devos, Emmanuelle

Works: 62 works in 109 publications in 3 languages and 6,427 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Educational films  Internet videos  Christmas films  Gangster films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Emmanuelle Devos
Coco avant Chanel Coco before Chanel by Anne Fontaine( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years after being abandoned at an orphanage by her father, Gabrielle Chanel finds a job in a tailor shop where she meets and soon begins an affair with French millionaire Etienne Balsan. Through Baron Balsan she is introduced into French society and given the opportunity to design her own style of hats. Though her career takes off, her personal life becomes more complicated when she falls in love with Balsan's former best friend, Arthur Capel
Un conte de noël by Arnaud Desplechin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junon is the matriarch of the troubled Vuillard family, who come together at Christmas when they learn she needs a bone marrow transplant from a blood relative. The Vuillard's shared history of physical and mental illness, estrangement, self harm, and loss doesn't lead itself to the idea of a cheerful holiday season. Hopefully the Christmastime reunion, a scheme concocted by three of the youngest family members, will finally bring peace to their family
De battre mon coeur s'est arrete by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in French and Russian and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of Tom, a real estate thug torn between a criminal life and his desire to become a concert pianist"--Http://
Artemisia by Agnès Merlet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in French and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artemisia Gentileschi is forbidden to fully pursue her own passion of painting. She convinces a renowned artist to tutor her. He not only liberates her into the world of art but initiates her into the world of sex and love
Rois et reine Kings & queen by Arnaud Desplechin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Russian and French and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expertly mixes comedy, tragedy, and melodrama to tell the emotionally gripping story of the interesting lives of two former lovers
Les herbes folles by Alain Resnais( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Johnson talks about his book, Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, in which he argues that there is a growing tension between China's stagnant political system and its thriving civil society. Discussing his time as a correspondent in Beijing, he claims that the current Chinese government will prove a source of long-term instability, and predicts that its inability to meet the increasing demands of its own citizens will lead to its eventual downfall
La moustache by Emmanuel Carrère( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One day, on a whim, Marc decides to shave off the mustache he's worn all of his adult life. He waits patiently for his wife's reaction, but neither she nor his friends seem to notice. Stranger still, when he finally tells them, they all insist he never had a mustache. Is Marc going mad? Is he the victim of some elaborate conspiracy? Or has something in the world's order gone terribly awry?"--
Sur mes lèvres = Read My Lips by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in French and English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carla works in a real estate office and has a hearing problem. Carla makes the acquaintance of Paul, a small-time criminal who has just been released from prison on parole. Before long, it becomes obvious that Paul is having an influence on Carla's normally stable nature. Carla and Paul's actions go from malicious to seriously criminal when Paul hatches a scheme to rob a nightclub owner to whom he owes money -- a scheme that involves Carla's keen skill as a lip reader
Arrête ou je continue = If you don't, I will by Sophie Fillières( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Already facing a rift in their marriage, Pomme and Pierre find things getting worse when their son leaves for college. During one of the couple's regular hikes, Pomme decides to take a break from her discontent and stays behind to live in the woods
Gilles' wife by Frédéric Fonteyne( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A devoted wife struggles to save her marriage when she suspects her husband is having an affair with her younger sister
Violette by Martin Provost( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violette LeDuc is one of the foremost French writers of the twentieth century. In a beautifully mounted production, director Martin Provost depicts LeDuc's extraordinary life, from her low beginnings as the illegitimate daughter of a servant girl to becoming ensconced in France's literary elite. Violette LeDuc is determined, obsessed even, to make something of her life. Writing is her ticket out of misery, and with the encouragement and mentorship of Simone de Beauvoir, she achieves renown
Bancs publics Park benches( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As she does every morning, Lucie joins her colleagues at the office with a smile. It's a working day just like any other. Then suddenly, all activity in the office stops and attention turns toward a window of the building across the way and a banner reading 'Man Alone.' Is it a hoax? A cry for help? Everyone has their own interpretation, and will try to discover what lies behind the mysterious message
Au plus près du paradis Nearest to heaven by Tonie Marshall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While traveling on business in New York, a French author discovers that a charming and seductive American has replaced her usual photographer
The other son by Lorraine Lévy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als door toeval bekend wordt dat de inmiddels 18-jarige zoon van Orith en Alon niet hun zoon kan zijn, blijken twee babies vlak na de geboorte te zijn verwisseld. Yacine is opgevoed door Palestijnse ouders op de Westelijke Jordaanoever, terwijl Joseph een Joodse opvoeding heeft gehad in Tel Aviv
Cours toujours = Dad on the run( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonah, a young musician and father to a newborn son, learns at the last minute that, according to an obscure Jewish custom, he must rush to bury the foreskin of his just-circumcised son
Les couleurs du voyage : l'oeuvre photographique de Jules Gervais-Courtellemont by Jules Gervais-Courtellement( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrace l'itinéraire de Jules Gervais-Courtellemont ,1863-1930, voyageur passionné par l'Orient et photographe réputé. Expose son apport à l'histoire et à la vulgarisation de la photographie, notamment celle en couleur qu'il développa en utilisant l'invention des frères Lumière
In the beginning so you want to write a story by JoAnn Portalupi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional conman passes himself off as the boss of a construction site building a highway extension. He cons the whole region, hires dozens of workers and cynically enjoys the profits of his scam until he meets the lady mayor of a small village that the road will go through. She intrigues and unsettles him, before revealing to him a world he never knew: feelings. How far will he go now to save his victims and save himself from his own lies?
Unspoken( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vier jaar geleden verdween de veertienjarige Lisa. Voor de buitenwereld lijkt het of haar ouders hun leven weer hebben opgepakt, maar van binnen moeten ze leven met onzekerheid en verlies
Ottomanes : autochromes de Jules Gervais-Courtellemont by Enis Batur( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet ouvrage contient une cinquantaine d'autochromes (1905-1910) de J. Gervais-Courtellemont sur Andrinople, Constantinople, Bursa, Alep, Jérusalem. Il comporte également des textes autour de ces images : un essai littéraire et un récit de voyage dans l'empire ottoman. Un autre texte clôt l'ouvrage et porte sur ces autochromes
L'adversaire by Nicole Garcia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor fools his friends and family about his education and career only to end up murdering his family and himself when the truth threatens to come out
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La moustacheGilles' wife