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Cinemaginaire (Firm)

Overview
Works: 77 works in 233 publications in 3 languages and 6,171 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  History 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cinemaginaire (Firm)
Les invasions barbares by Denys Arcand ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in French and English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terminally ill middle-aged man is reunited with old friends, former lovers, his ex-wife, and his estranged son
Mary Cassatt American impressionist by Richard Mozer ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A visit to Paris gives a self-centered teenager a lesson in art, life and love."
Surviving progress ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Technological advancement, economic development, population increase - are they signs of a thriving society, or too much of a good thing? Executive produced by Martin Scorsese, 'Surviving Progress' is a provocative documentary that explores the concept of progress in the modern world, guiding through the major 'progress traps' facing civilization in the arenas of technology, economics, consumption, and the environment
Degas and the dancer by Heather Conkie ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and French and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retrace les origines psychologiques des peintures de danseuses par Degas. Une jeune danseuse découragé sert de modèle pour les peintures
The widow of Saint-Pierre ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story about revenge, fear and redemption. In 19th century St. Pierre, a convict sentenced to death strives to better himself in the eyes of the police chief's beautiful wife and that of the town that she has him working in. Since there is no guillotine or executioner, one of each has to be sent for from France
Goya awakened in a dream by Cedric Smith ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A young girl helps her friend and teacher ... artist Francisco de Goya, thwart the tyranny of the Spanish Inquisition."
Monet shadow & light by Susin Nielsen-Fernlund ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monet is having a very hard time, but another young artist helps him appreciate the value of family
Mambo italiano by Émile Gaudreault ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Fifty years ago, Gino and Maria came to Canada, and never quite recovered. They thought the surprises were over, but that was before their son Angelo broke the news ... he wants to quit his stable job as a travel agent to become a TV writer, and he's in love with his best friend, a police officer named Nino. For Gino and Maria, tradition is about to come undone, and family is going to take on a whole new meaning."--Container
Winslow Homer an American original by Graeme Lynch ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two misfit teenagers help American artist Winslow Homer refocus when he returns disillusioned from the Civil War
Rembrandt fathers & sons by Anne MacNaughton ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the height of Rembrandt's success as a portrait artist in 1630s Amsterdam, he takes on a young Jewish studio apprentice, Samuel. The boy's struggle to break free of his family's rigid expectations lead the painter to wrestle with his own complacency, ending in his defiance of artistic convention with his daring masterpiece The Night Watch, and a lifelong pursuit of his own vision
The Rocket ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The extraordinary story of Maurice "The Rocket" Richard, whose tireless fight on and off the ice ignited, and forever changed, a generation. As a young boy from blue collar Québec, Richard had a dream to play in the National Hockey League. Beneath his soft-spoken, working class exterior burned a passion that transformed this young factory worker into "The Rocket." In the 1950s pre-helmet days of hockey, facing constant discrimination, The Rocket played with a finesse, speed, and fire that defied all odds and made him a legend.--Container
The Rocket 9 the legend of Rocket Richard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The extraordinary story of Maurice "The Rocket" Richard, whose tireless fight on and off the ice ignited, and forever changed, a generation. As a young boy from blue collar Québec, Richard had a dream to play in the National Hockey League. Beneath his soft-spoken, working class exterior burned a passion that transformed this young factory worker into "The Rocket." In the 1950s pre-helmet days of hockey, facing constant discrimination, The Rocket played with a finesse, speed, and fire that defied all odds and made him a legend.--Container
Stardom ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naive, hockey playing tomboy, gets pulled from obscurity to become the super model of the media-mad world. Her rise and fall from stardom is captured by the paparazzi that hound her night and day. Along the way she uses man after man, until one day fate gives her a reality check and she finds herself asking the question - is it possible to be beautiful, rich, famous and happy too?
De père en flic Father and guns ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father and son cop team goes undercover to try and free a fellow officer from a biker gang but they run into problems when they cannot get along
Les invasions barbares Barbarian invasions ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the varying personal politics - economic and sexual - at play among an aging group of friends, lovers, and ex-spouses. Remy and Louise are divorced. Their son Sebastien lives in capitalist splendor in London. Their estranged daughter sails boats throughout the world. But the slightly estranged family is brought together by Remy's losing battle with terminal cancer, and the hedonistic, ex-radical father and straight-laced son have to overcome their differences
La veuve de Saint-Pierre The widow of Saint-Pierre by Patrice Leconte ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in French and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saint-Pierre 1850. Une nuit, un homme est sauvagement assassiné. Le coupable, Neel Auguste est condamné à mort. Mais à Saint-Pierre, il n'y a ni guillotine ni bourreau pour exécuter la peine. Il faut faire venir la "veuve" de France. En attendant, Neel est placé sous la surveillance du Capitaine et attend son exécution avec humilité. La femme du Capitaine, Madame La, s'intéresse particulièrement au sort de Neel, en qui elle voit bonté et simplicité. Peu à peu, avec l'aide de sa bienfaitrice et contre l'avis des notables de la ville, le comdamné se rend indispensable et devient l'homme le plus populaire de l'île. Et c'est par amour pour sa femme que le Capitaine s'opposera à l'ordre établi, c'est pour cet amour qu'il ira jusqu'au bout de son destin
Le confessionnal by Robert Lepage ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ce récit passionnant raconte la quête de deux frères séparés par le destin mais unis par le passé. Après un séjour en Chine, Pierre Lamontagne revient à Québec en 1989 pour les funérailles de son père. Il y retrouve son frère adoptif, Marc, un être écorché par la vie. Ensemble, ils partent à la recherche du père inconnu de Marc, ce qui les amène à enquêter sur le Québec des années 1950, à l'époque où le cinéaste Alfred Hitchcock tournait "I confess" dans la vieille capitale"--Conteneur
Aurore ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taken from actual events in 1920s Quebec, the film deals with a young girl's death as a result of her father's and step-mother's abuse and negligence
Maurice Richard The Rocket ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The only thing that matters to 17 year-old Maurice Richard is playing hockey. Every night, after labouring to earn a living at a Montreal factory, young Maurice laces his skates and throws himself, body and soul, onto the ice in the pursuit of a dream - to become a professional hockey player. Throughout his career, Maurice's exploits resonate in the hearts and souls of all Canadians, making him a hero for generations to come
L'âge des ténèbres Days of darkness by Denys Arcand ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean-Marc Leblanc (Labreche), a desperate civil servant, escapes reality as we all know it, to imagine himself as the hero in imaginary adventures
 
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Languages
English (63)
French (53)
Italian (1)
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