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Choquart, Alain

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Most widely held works by Alain Choquart
Laissez-passer = Safe conduct by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in French and Multiple languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Nazi occupation of France during World War II, the nation's movie studios continued to operate. Jean Devaivre is an assistant director for Continental Pictures, a studio which has recently been taken over by the Germans and is headed by Dr. Greven. With a wife and son to support, Devaivre feels he has little choice but to continue with his work. Screenwriter Jean Aurenche, a man who lives for wine, women and song, refuses to work for Greven, and struggles to find a way to make a living with his words
Boesman & Lena( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and German and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the devastating effects of racism on the human spirit through the progress of one couple's life together under Apartheid, as they are pushed from the bucolic Eden of South African farmlands into a makeshift shelter on the mudflats near Cape Town
American cinema( Visual )

in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic analysis of the American motion picture industry that combines rare archival film, key scenes from immortal movies, interviews with leading filmmakers and commentary from noted film scholars and critics
L'appat = Fresh bait by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shocking true story of greed and murder. Getting rich quick is the idea; robbery, torture, and murder are the plan. Nathalie, Eric, and Bruno lure men with the promise of sex with Nathalie. Two men enter the apartment, never to be seen alive again
Capitaine Conan by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Balkans - 1918. "Tuer un type, tout le monde pouvait le faire, mais, en le tuant, loger la peur dans le crâne de dix mille autres, ça c'était notre boulot à nous le groupe Conan ! Pour ça, fallait y aller au couteau. Mais quand cette saloperie de guerre s'est arrêtée, on nous a dit de cacher nos couteaux, nos mains pleines de sang, nos gueules et nos souvenirs de tueurs et d'assassins" (d'après jaquette)
Ça commence aujourd'hui = It all starts today by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Daniel, directeur d'une école maternelle près de Valenciennes, est confronté à la misère des familles, aux carences des aides sociales et continue malgré tout d'enseigner la joie et l'espoir à ses petits éléves." (Source : jaquette)
La guerre sans nom by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trente ans après les accords d'Evian, il s'agit de plonger dans un des sujets tabous de notre histoire, souvent occulté : la guerre d'Algérie. Loin de nous ériger en conscience pure ou en tribunal qui distribuerait avec la facilité que donne le recul du temps, les bons et les mauvais points, nous souhaitons écouter ceux qui n'ont jamais parlé, les appelés de la guerre d'Algérie
TGV( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rambo drives the TGV, a rapid-transit van which links Dakar, Senegal with Conakry in Guinea. Just as they're leaving for Conakry, Rambo and his passengers are warned that the Bassaris have rebelled on the Guinean border. Nine diverse passengers decide even so to attempt the trip with Rambo and Demba, his assistant. In these unforeseen and risky circumstances, the personality of each one shows forth, and they weave relationships among one another, in much the way that the passengers in John Ford's motion picture Stagecoach do
Hoy empieza todo by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Spanish and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En un pequeño pueblo del norte de Francia, casi un tercio de sus 7.000 habitantes está en paro a causa de la crisis de la minería. Daniel es el profesor de la escuela infantil; un día, la madre de una de las alumnas llega borracha a la escuela, sufre un colapso y dejá allí a su bebe y a su hija de cinco años. El profesor decide tomar cartas en el asunto y solicita la ayuda de la comunidad y de los padres de sus alumnos. Su trabajo como docente será cuestionado
TGV Express( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rambo drives the TGV, a rapid-transit van which links Dakar, Senegal with Conakry in Guinea. Just as they're leaving for Conakry, Rambo and his passengers are warned that the Bassaris have rebelled on the Guinean border. Nine diverse passengers decide even so to attempt the trip with Rambo and Demba, his assistant. In these unforeseen and risky circumstances, the personality of each one shows forth, and they weave relationships among one another, in much the way that the passengers in John Ford's motion picture Stagecoach do
L.627 by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in German and French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lucien Marguet, dit "Lulu", est enqueteur de deuxieme classe de la police judiciaire. Transere a la onzieme division, il integre un grupe qui lutte contre le trafic de stupefiants. Se succede une serie d'operations de routine au fil desquelles chacun se revele ..."--Container
Holy Lola by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein französisches Ehepaar reist auf der Suche nach einem Kind, das es adoptieren will, durch Kambodscha und wird bei seiner Odyssee nicht nur mit dem Elend der Menschen konfrontiert, sondern auch mit korrupten Zuständen. Neben dem persönlichen Drama spiegelt sich die Tragödie eines Landes, das noch immer unter den Folgen des Bürgerkrieges leidet. Die Eindrücke der Reise konfrontiert das überzeugend agierende Paar auch mit den Untiefen des eigenen Seins. [film-dienst]
Ladygrey by Alain Choquart( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in French and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor farming girl struggles to make it big as a country singer, only to discover that the emptiness she finds in her success can only be overcome when she learns how to share her love with the man who means everything to her
Capitán Conan Capitaine Conan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Spanish and Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En noviembre de 1918 se firma en París el armisticio que pone fin a la Primera Guerra Mundial. Sin embargo, la desmovilización no llega al frente oriental, donde una fracción del ejército francés sigue actuando a las órdenes del expeditivo Capitán Conan
Ca commence aujourd'hui (1999) by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The director of a school for young children near Valenciennes, France is confronted by the poor conditions in the area. He continually fights the system to try to bring joy and justice to his pupils and their families
Hauptmann Conan und die Wölfe des Krieges Capitaine Conan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in German and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salvoconducto = Laissez-passer( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los recuerdos de dos hombres se entrelazan y narran la aventura que emprenden en la que sus vidas están destinadas a cruzarse. Uno de ellos oculta su apoyo a la resistencia trabajando como ayudante de dirección y el otro es un guionista anticolaboracionista
L'esca = L'âppat( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per trovare i soldi coi quali iniziare un'attività commerciale in America, il ventenne Eric decide di rapinare i ricchi professionisti a cui ogni tanto si concede la sua fidanzata Nathalie. Le due irruzioni compiute con l'amico Bruno si concludono però con scarsissimi risultati e due inutili omicidi
Ricomincio da oggi = Ça commence aujourd'hu( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Harnaing, (Nord Est della Francia), in una zona mineraria dove la disoccupazione (2000 su 7000 abitanti) è all'origine di un profondo degrado sociale, Daniel, direttore di una scuola materna, combatte contro burocrazie ottuse, servizi sociali insufficienti, genitori assenti, ispettori parolai, colleghi integrati, sindaco comunista allineato. (Morandini)
Lokkeduen Entrapment( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Laissez-passer = Safe conduct
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Alain Choquart direttore della fotografia francese

Alain Choquart Frans director of photography

Alain Choquart French cinematographer

Ален Шокар

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