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Cinemaginaire (Firm)

Overview
Works: 65 works in 267 publications in 3 languages and 6,112 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Romance films  Historical films  Biography  Film adaptations  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cinemaginaire (Firm)
Les invasions barbares = The barbarian invasions by Denys Arcand( Visual )

31 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rémy se encuentra en el hospital, victima de un cáncer que lo consume inexorablemente. Sabiendo que el fin se encuentra cerca, su ex-esposa le pide a su hijo Sébastien que vuele desde Londres para acompañarle en su lecho de muerte. A pesar de no haberle dirigido la palabra en años, Sébastien accede y, haciendo uso de su dinero y contactos, no sólo se asegura de que Rémy disfrute de sus últimos días, sino que también se encarga de reunir en torno suyo a sus entrañables amigos, otros jóvenes iconoclastas que enfrentan ahora su propia decadencia. Otra obra maestra del director de "La Decadencia del Imperio Americano" y una provocativa reflexión sobre la amistad, el amor y la muerte dentro de las ideologias en esta época de invasiones bárbaras
Surviving progress by Mathieu Roy( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 803 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
La veuve de Saint-Pierre by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in French and English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men commit a senseless murder and one is sentenced to death, but must wait in prison while a guillotine can be shipped to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon; meanwhile the wife of the captain who is holding the prisoner, and the captain himself befriend the prisoner
Mary Cassatt : American impressionist by Richard Mozer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A visit to Paris gives a self-centered teenager a lesson in art, life and love."
Degas and the dancer by Heather Conkie( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1874 Paris, painter Edgar Degas is struggling with debt after his father's death. He takes a job illustrating a small book on opera and becomes inspired by a young ballerina named Marie
Goya : awakened in a dream( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl helps her friend and teacher, the great artist Francisco de Goya, thwart the tyranny of the Spanish Inquisition
Mambo italiano( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 305 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
Monet : shadow & light by Susin Nielsen-Fernlund( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy with budding artistic talent helps a disheartened Claude Monet learn the value of family
Rembrandt : fathers & sons by Anne MacNaughton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rembrandt loses his wife and in his grief neglects his infant son. It is his apprentice who convinces Rembrandt to fulfill his parental duties
Winslow Homer : an American original( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two misfit teenagers help American artist Winslow Homer refocus when he returns disillusioned from the Civil War
The Rocket( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and English and held by 202 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
The Rocket 9 : the legend of Rocket Richard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 117 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 by Denys Arcand( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 99 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 and is used by 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 )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in French and English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are father and son. They are both cops. And they are about to work together as a team. Trouble is ... neither can stand the sight of the other. Jacques and Marc have been paired up in order to save the life of a brother officer who has been kidnapped by a biker gang. The success of their mission hinges on a lawyer in crisis. Charles Bérubé may be the bikers' legal representative, but his conscience is giving him such a bad time that he looks ready to betray his clients to the forces of law and order. Jacques and Marc goes undercover to get up close and personal with their target
Le confessionnal by Robert Lepage( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in French and held by 69 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 by Nils Tavernier( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and held by 59 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
Ma vie en cinémascope Bittersweet memories( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in French and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At only five years old, she was already a hit in Quebec. At thirteen, she conquered the big city, Montreal, using the name Alys Robi. She captivated the world, including Hollywood where studios wanted to sign her and the press idolized her. But at the height of her popularity, she as institutionalized against her will by her father. Medical authorities suggested one treatment: a lobotomy. Under the operating room's blinding lights, Alys sees the twenty-eight years of her life flash before the eyes: her debut with "La Poune", her first love Olivier Guimond who she left for her manager Lucio Agostini, who broke her heart. She personified the American dream. Hers is a story of triumph, glory and love. But, beneath it all lurked a horrible truth that completely changed her life
Days of darkness by Denys Arcand( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in French and held by 38 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
L'enfant prodige( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of Andre Mathieu, the Canadian pianist and composer who expressed an interest in music at a very early age and was originally taught music by his father, Rodolphe Mathieu, a composer in his own right
Young Triffie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Triffie is a comic tale of mystery, disorder, and madness. When unlucky Newfoundland Ranger Hepditch (Fred Ewanuick) is sent out to the isolated outport of Swyer's Harbour to investigate a mysterious sheep mutilation, he finds himself in the middle of a vicious murder. In way over his head, he stumbles through the investigation where the quiet life of the seemingly respectable locals becomes turned upside down."--Container
 
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Mambo italiano
Alternative Names
Cinémaginaire

Languages
French (95)

English (81)

Italian (1)

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