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Louis, Daniel 1953-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 241 publications in 5 languages and 3,183 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romance films  Historical films  Coming-of-age films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Internet videos  Biographical films  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Producer, Composer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Daniel Louis
 
Most widely held works by Daniel Louis
Les invasions barbares = The barbarian invasions by Denys Arcand( Visual )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,148 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 )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 735 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
Mambo italiano by Émile Gaudreault( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 280 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
The rocket by Kim Mordaunt( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and English and held by 223 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 )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 122 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
De père en flic = Father and guns( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in French and English and held by 90 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
Aurore by Nils Tavernier( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and held by 72 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 )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in French and English and held by 50 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 2010 in French and held by 41 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
La guerre aux États-Unis; topographie--mœurs--histoire--documents diplomatiques et politiques, avec une carte du théâtre de la guerre by Daniel Louis( Book )

7 editions published between 1862 and 2012 in French and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La répétition by Catherine Corsini( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An erotic drama that follows the lives of two young women who find themselves drawn to one another
Roméo & Juliette Romeo and Juliet by Yves Desgagnés( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille d'un juge et le fils d'un criminel notoire, tous deux adolescents, s'éprennent follement l'un de l'autre. Vouée à l'échec, leur belle histoire d'amour connaîtra une fin tragique
Les voleurs d'enfance = Thieves of innocence( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary depicts the dark side of the human heart in all its violence and perversity and presents the victims' endless struggle to break the cycle of silence and manipulation
Omerta( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Drame policier. Ancien policier reconverti en directeur d'une importante compagnie de sécurité, Pierre Gauthier est approché par son ex-supérieur Gilbert Tanguay, devenu pour sa part sous-ministre de la sécurité publique. Afin de vérifier si le restaurateur montréalais Steve Bélanger blanchit bel et bien de l'argent pour le compte du parrain de la mafia Dominic Fagazi, le haut fonctionnaire demande à Pierre d'organiser une opération d'infiltration. Sophie, une des plus efficaces agentes de ce dernier, parvient alors à se faire embaucher au restaurant comme aide-gérante. Très vite, la jeune femme découvre que Bélanger fricote avec un certain Sam Cohen, un meurtrier bizarrement remis en liberté, quatre ans avant la fin de sa peine. Il appert que le criminel a réussi à sortir grâce à Fagazi, qui a besoin de son expertise pour fabriquer mille lingots de tungstène plaqués or, que la mafia montréalaise compte refiler en douce aux réserves fédérales canadiennes et américaines. [(c) Médiafilm]. Contient, entre autres, les commentaires audio du réalisateur, des scènes supprimées ainsi qu'un court métrage de Wapikoni mobile, La joie de vivre", réalisé par Jeremy Vassiliou. [SDM]
L'enfant prodige( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame biographique. Dès son plus jeune âge, André Mathieu fait montre d'un talent prodigieux de pianiste et de compositeur. À cinq ans, le garçon se produit à Montréal devant une foule enthousiaste, sous la direction de son père Rodolphe, lui-même musicien émérite. Grâce à l'appui de l'influent Wilfrid Pelletier, André passe avec succès l'examen d'entrée à l'école Juilliard de New York. Mais en réalisant que l'enfant sera pris en charge par des mentors pour parfaire son jeu et non ses techniques de composition, son père préfère l'emmener vivre avec les siens à Paris, où il est remarqué par le grand Rachmaninov. Mais la guerre éclate et la famille Mathieu doit rentrer au Québec. À l'adolescence, André, déjà porté sur la bouteille, tombe éperdument amoureux de l'actrice Colette Ostiguy. Cependant, Mimi, la mère du jeune pianiste, manoeuvre pour faire échouer cette idylle. S'amorce pour André Mathieu une série de choix personnels et professionnels douteux, qui le feront peu à peu sombrer dans l'oubli. [(c) Médiafilm]. Contient, entre autres, une discussion autour d'André Mathieu avec les artisans du film ainsi que des scènes supprimées. [SDM]
La veuve de Saint-Pierre by Patrice Leconte( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in French and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

À Saint-Pierre, Neel coupable d'un meurtre est condamné à la peine capitale. Seulement sur l'île, il n'y a pas de guillotine. En attendant qu'une "veuve" arrive de France par bateau, Neel est placé sous la surveillance du Capitaine. En éxécutant des travaux pour les habitants, il se rend vite populaire et indispensable si bien que lorsque la guillotine arrive, la population s'oppose à son éxécution
Le grand départ Honey, I'm in love( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Comédie sentimentale. Déchiré entre son épouse Céline, avec qui il mène une existence monotone, et sa maîtresse Nathalie, artiste-peintre de 25 ans sa cadette, Jean-Paul, médecin omnipraticien, finit par choisir cette dernière. À la grande surprise de Céline, furieuse et désemparée, de leurs deux enfants-rois rendus à l'âge adulte, ainsi que de leur couple d'amis et voisins, dont cette rupture ébranle le confort et les habitudes. Qu'à cela ne tienne. Heureux, insouciant, rajeuni, Jean-Paul, qui vient d'acquérir un nouveau condo, file le parfait bonheur auprès de Nathalie. Du moins pour un temps. Le débarquement dans leur nid d'amour de sa fille Myriam, à couteaux tirés avec maman, ajouté au chantage de cette dernière et au comportement étrange de leur fils Guylain, secrètement épris de Nathalie, aura tôt fait d'ébranler le ##jeune## couple. [(c) Médiafilm]. Contient, entre autres, les commentaires audio du réalisateur Claude Meunier et du comédien Marc Messier ainsi que des scènes supprimées. [SDM]
Young Triffie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 10 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
C't'à ton tour, Laura Cadieux It's your turn, Laura( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in French and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Michel Tremblay's novel, C't'à ton tour, Laura Cadieux, this an endearing comedy about real women. Each week, as they have for fifteen years, a group of women meet in the waiting room of a doctor. The reason: his know-how and needles are supposed to make them slimmer. The reality: they enjoy each other's company. The later the doctor arrives at the office, the more time they have to trade gossip, vent about their problems, and share spicy stories. As can happen, they can be rather critical but adore each other all the same. One day, when Mrs. Therrien begins searching for the child of her friend, Laura Cadieux, a whole parade of misunderstandings begins
 
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Alternative Names
Daniel Louis Canadees filmproducent

Daniel Louis Canadian film producer

Daniel Louis kanadischer Filmproduzent und Produktionsleiter

Daniel Louis produttore cinematografico canadese

Дэниэл Луис

ダニエル・ルイ

Languages
French (110)

English (40)

Spanish (4)

German (1)

Italian (1)

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