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Orain, Fred

Overview
Works: 33 works in 163 publications in 6 languages and 2,617 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Short films  Romance films  Slapstick comedy films  Interviews  Fiction  Motion pictures  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer, pmn, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fred Orain
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné( Visual )

25 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the theatre district of early 19th-century Paris, this film re-creates a glittering world of back-stage life. Garance, a stunning and elusive courtesan, is loved by four men - the mime D bureau, the ambitions actor Lemaître, the nihilistic villain Lacenaire, and the snobbish aristocrat Monteray
Les vacances de Monsieur Hulot by Jacques Tati( Visual )

52 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents scenes of vacationers at a French seaside resort, focusing on the misadventures of the clumsy Mr. Hulot. French and English dialogue, though humor is visual in the manner of a silent comedy film
Jour de fête by Jacques Tati( Visual )

44 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tati plays a French postman who decides he and his old bicycle can deliver mail with the speed and the efficiency of the American mail system
Tati shorts by Jacques Tati( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in French and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The charming short films directed by Jacques Tati
The complete Jacques Tati( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tati shorts: The charming short films directed by Jacques Tati
Mon oncle by Jacques Tati( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in French and Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El personaje del señor Hulot, que creó Jacques Tati, protagonizó varias películas cómicas, en que el diálogo está reducido a lo mínimo, explotando hasta el límite el lenguaje de la cinematografía. en esta películaHulot (Jacques Tati) es un personaje amable y extravagante que vive en un barrio humilde. De vez en caundo va avisitar a su hermana que vive en una mansíon ultramoderna. Su sobrino Gerald adora a su tío, pero su padre no ve con buenos ojos la estrecha ralación que tiene con su extravagante cuñado
Jacques Tati collectie by Jacques Tati( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Spanish and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un cartero pequeño, con bigote y marchoso es profesor de una curiosa escuela. La experiencia es un grado, así que este divertido personaje examina con dignidad los conocimientos y habilidades de un trío de carteros entre los que destaca el larguirucho Tati. Una vez graduados, ya están preparados para servir a la ciudadanía y comienza una divertida sucesión de gags protagonizadas por un diligente cartero que tiene su culmen cuando este entrega la carta al campanero de una iglesia en plena tarea (L'école des facteurs)
Aptenodytes Forsteri( Visual )

2 editions published in 1954 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Grand Melies by Georges Franju( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Magicien, précurseur de l'art cinématographique, Georges Méliès fut retrouvé en 1928, tenant une boutique de jouets, tout ce qu'il lui restait d'une existence autrefois prestigieuse. Avant 1914, il réalisa en effet plusieurs centaines de films féériques et poétiques dont la fraîcheur d'inspiration et l'ingéniosité surprennent encore le spectateur blasé d'aujourd'hui. Sa femme, sa petite fille, l'un de ses anciens collaborateurs, son films enfin, qui joue le rôle de son propre père, évoquent la vie de celui auquel le spectacle cinématographique doit beaucoup."--Conteneur
Jour de fête un film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A post man, impressed by the bristling efficiency of the American postal system, makes a wholly misguided attempt to introduce modern methods in the depths of rural France
Grand Melies & Melies short films( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentaire dramatisé sur la vie d'un des pionniers du cinéma français, Georges Méliès, suivi de quelques-uns de ses courts métrages
Giorno di festa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1949 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Annunciata dall'arrivo dei carrozzoni delle giostre, la festa di Sainte-Sévère-sur-Indre coinvolge nei suoi preparativi tutti gli abitanti e soprattutto il postino François, che rimane scioccato da un documentario sull'efficienza del servizio postale americano. Il giorno dopo cercherà di intensificare la produttività del suo giro in bicicletta con risultati tragicomici. (Mereghetti)
Le mur le plus long( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bjorn et Yfaut( Visual )

1 edition published in 1956 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Présence d'Albert Camus by Georges Régnier( Visual )

1 edition published in 1961 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Distr.ADAV / Le 4 janvier 1960, Albert Camus trouve la mort dans un accident de voiture... Afin de restituer un peu de la présence du célèbre écrivain, ce film prend pour guide sa pensée à travers ses décors familiers, notamment ceux de sa terre natale l'Algérie, en se référant à l'oeuvre plus encore qu'à l'homme
Les vacances de M. Hulot = Semestersabotören( Visual )

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

Monsieur et Madame Curie by Georges Franju( Visual )

1 edition published in 1953 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "C'est une plaque photographique voilée de façon inexplicable qui est à l'origine des travaux de Pierre et Marie Curie, travaux qui les menèrent à la découverte du radium et de la radio-activité. La plus grande découverte du siècle fut avant tout l'œuvre d'un couple de chercheurs de génie, qui dut sa réussite à une volonté tenace, plus qu'aux moyens dérisoires dont ils disposaient, ainsi qu'à une parfaite entente que la mort brutale de Pierre Curie devait interrompre en 1906"
Georges Melies : first wizard of cinema by Norman McLaren( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Le peintre et le poète Delacroix et Baudelaire by Georges Régnier( Visual )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Présente agréablement le fameux peintre, Delacroix, le célèbre poète, Baudelaire
Le vacanze di monsieur Hulot( Visual )

1 edition published in 1953 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gentile e solitario, il signor Hulot provoca suo malgrado uno scompiglio in una località balneare. Se ne ripartirà solo com'è venuto. (Mereghetti)
 
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Mon oncle
Alternative Names
Фред Орейн

Languages
French (119)

English (15)

Spanish (7)

Italian (3)

German (1)

Russian (1)

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