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Picard, Luc 1961-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 145 publications in 2 languages and 441 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Crime films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, fmd, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Luc Picard
Babine( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"C'est l'histoire de Babine et aussi celle des gens de son village: Toussaint Brodeur l'éleveur de mouches, le Forgeron amoureux de la Veuve de St-Barnabé qui le trompe avec le Vieux Curé, Méo le coiffeur qui maganne la tête de ses clients parce que toujours pompette, Madame Gélinas enceinte depuis vingt ans qui n'arrive plus à faire lever ses gâteaux, la belle Lurette qui pleure son amoureux parti pour la guerre et effeuille sans cesse des marguerites et bien sûr Babine le fils de la Sorcière aux prises avec l'intransigeant Curé Neuf. Ce film c'est l'univers de Fred en images, celui où un taureau est amoureux et où on sème une montre de poche pour y voir pousser une horloge."--
Marécages = Wetlands( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a dairy farm in rural Quebec, Marie and Jean Santerre expect their son Simon, age seventeen, to help with the chores. His half-hearted efforts annoy his father, while his mother is still resentful about the fact that his younger brother died under his supervision two years earlier. When another accident causes his father's death, Simon and his mother must learn to forgive
Les mauvaiss herbes( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacques is an actor who runs away to the countryside to escape his gambling debts. He meets Simon, a rough and wily farmer who manipulates him into a business relationship. After a difficult start, the men help each other grow marijuana. They happen to meet Francesca, a sharp young woman who soon embraces their venture. By the time they get to the winter harvest, the three have learned to live together, but outside forces threaten the delicate balance of their little business?
Savage messiah( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. Social worker Paula Jackson, visits a commune headed by a charismatic leader. The setting is idyllic and the leaders eight wives and children all seem content. Soon, Paula senses something is not right and begins to investigate. She discovers a dead child, sadistic rituals, and ruthless mental and physical abuses
Ésimésac( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an isolated village, misery eats away at the inhabitants and their dreams. The villagers of Saint-Elie-de-Caxton barely have enough food to survive and their gardens don't produce enough to stave off hunger. One spring, Esimésac, blessed with a powerful spirit, convinces the townsfolk to collaborate on a community garden. Each person, he argues, will multiply his or her yield by cultivating the land together
15 février 1839 by Pierre Falardeau( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in French and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the insurrection of 1837, eight hundred patriots were imprisoned in the Montréal prison. In the early morning of 14 February 1839, two of them learn that they are to be hanged the next day. This film tells the story of their last 24 hours
La femme qui boit( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of drowning her sorrows in alcohol, an elderly woman laments on her many unhappy memories of her life
Babine (v.f.)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of a man called Babin and his fellow villagers: Toussaint Brodeur the fly-tamer, a blacksmith in love with a widow from St. Barnabe who cheats on him with the old priest; Meo the hairdresser whose love for the bottle gives his customers strange hairdos; Madame Gelinas, who has been pregnant for the last two decades and who can't seem to make her cakes rise up anymore; the beautiful Anne Domini, who has been crying her eyes out and peeling petals off daisies ever since her true love went to war; and, last but not least, Babin, the witch's son, at odds with the strict new priest
Les rois mongols = Cross my heart( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montreal, October 1970. Twelve-year-old Manon's family is on the verge of collapse--she and her little brother Mimi are about to be placed in foster care. Manon is incensed. Inspired by the current political crisis, she comes up with a plan and takes an old woman hostage to demand the right to choose her own future
Le Collectionneur by Gary Fleder( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Maud Graham hides her sensibility behind the image of a strong and independent woman. She is tracking a very intelligent and organized serial killer who has killed and mutilated many women. Maud plans a strategy to arrest him, as this starts a dangerous game of cat and mouse revealing more and more of his madness
Detour( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a life of drudgery and living the same routine day after day, Leo Huff meets and falls in love with a beautiful young woman and begins a strange and chaotic journey
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2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jacques is an actor who runs away to the countryside to escape his gambling debts. He meets Simon, a rough and wily farmer who manipulates him into a business relationship. After a difficult start, the men help each other grow marijuana. They happen to meet Francesca, a sharp young woman who soon embraces their venture. By the time they get to the winter harvest, the three have learned to live together, but outside forces threaten the delicate balance of their little business ..."--Original container
Malenfant( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malenfant takes us into the daily life of a hard-working, ambitious man for whom nothing is impossible. Out of humble beginnings but driven by a relentless desire to build, he gradually carves out an impressive empire and becomes one of the most remarkable entrepreneurs in the history of Quebec. A sudden bankruptcy becomes one of the most spectacular in Canadian history. Conventional wisdom believing him utterly destroyed, he isn't ready to throw in the towel
20h17, rue Darling( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unemployed crime reporter Gérard Langlois arrives home minutes after a gas explosion destroys his apartment building and claims the lives of six people. Tormented by survivor guilt, he resolves to make sense of this catastrophe by investigating the victims' pasts
La disparition des lucioles( Visual )

3 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summer is near and classes are coming to an end in a former industrial town on the edge of a large bay. Includes French subtitles
Omerta, la loi du silence( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Même si le chef de la mafia italienne, Scarfo, est mort, la lutte entreprise contre le crime organisé n'est pas terminée. De nouveaux personnages entrent en scène, dont une étoile du rock et des agents des services de renseignement. Contient, entre autres, une entrevue avec le scénariste sur l'écriture et les personnages de ce second volet de la saga policière. [SDM]
Les Élias et les Petrov ... pendant sept ans( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce documentaire nous introduit dans le parcours de deux familles de réfugiés en quête de nouveaux lendemains. Venus respectivement du Guatemala et de la Bosnie, les Élias et les Petrov s'installent à Sherbrooke. De 1994 à 2001, le cinéaste Yves Dion retrace les différentes étapes de leur intégration à la société québécoise
Moïse l'affaire Roch Thériault( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspiré de faits réels, Moïse, l'affaire Roch Thériault ment en scène, par le regard de Paula Jackson, travailleuse sociale, les derniers moments de liberté d'un psychopathe sadique qu'elle réussira, après maintes péripéties, à faire condamner. Au Québec, à la fin des années 70, Roch Thériault, être charismatique animé d'une cruauté meurtrière, fonde une secte dans laquelle il réussit à entraîner plusieurs femmes et quelques hommes. Pendant près de dix ans, il traite en esclaves ses femmes et ses nombreux enfants qu'il prend plaisir à violenter et à torturer. Dans les années 80, la commune se déplace en Ontario. Paula Jackson travaille aux services sociaux de Lindsey quand elle rencontre une des femmes de Thériault. Dès lors, Paula consacre toute son énergie à découvrir ce qui se passe réellement dans la commune qui, sous le couvert de servir Dieu, cache l'oeuvre du diable
9 le film( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marc Gauthier, créateur du nouveau programme Osez la Communic-Action, prétendu gourou de la communication, propose une nouvelle approche. Mais il y aura toujours un décalage entre la théorie et la pratique ... Entre neuf situations truculentes et les quiproquos absurdes, chacun tentera d'en sortir grandi."--
Le dernier souffle = The last breath( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le policier montrealais Laurent Vaillancourt est accable. Apres que sa femme l'a quitte pour son coequipier, il decouvre avec stupeur que son frere skinhead a ete assassine. En menant son enquete, Laurent decouvre que ce dernier avait des contacts avec la milice d'extreme droite de l'Arkansas, et que son pere, un ancien "felquiste" qui l'a renie, ne serait pas etranger a l'affaire. Rendu aux Etats-Unis, le flic se fait pieger par les miliciens qui lui font porter le chapeau pour un double meurtre. L'affaire se complique encore par l'implication du FBI et de la mafia russe
 
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Alternative Names
Luc Picard Canadees acteur

Luc Picard Canadian actor and comedian

Luc Picard kanadischer Filmregisseur, Schauspieler und Drehbuchautor

Люк Пикар

لوك بيكار

Languages
French (91)

English (13)