WorldCat Identities

Zenou, Yann

Overview
Works: 9 works in 16 publications in 2 languages and 2,094 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Caper films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Educational films  Internet videos  Science films 
Roles: Producer, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Yann Zenou
The Intouchables by Éric Toledano( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caretaker. An irreverent, uplifting comedy about friendship, trust and human possibility, The Intouchables has broken box office records in its native France and across Europe. Based on a true story of friendship between a handicap millionaire and his street smart ex-con caretaker, The Intouchables depicts an unlikely camaraderie rooted in honesty and humor between two individuals who, on the surface, would seem to have nothing in common
Samba by Éric Toledano( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A richly entertaining chronicle of an undocumented kitchen worker battling deportation from his adopted home in Paris
Tellement proches by Éric Toledano( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Alain married Nathalie, he didn't know that he'd be also marrying her whole family. This Saturday, like every Saturday, they're invited to dinner at his brother-in-law's place in Créteil. But tonight, more than usual, Alain is ready to explode"--Unifrance web site
The small world by Qi zhe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For years Konrad Lang has been living off the Senn family; at first a childhood playmate of Thomas, later the house keeper of their summer residence. The family used him as a handyman and Konrad seemed satisfied with it. As his health slowly deteriorates, Konrad starts telling Simone, the young wife of the family heir, memories from his early childhood which do not seem to stick quite exactly to the official family version. Konrad's stories seem to seriously trouble Elvira, the family's matriarch, as if this harmless old fool somehow had the means to destroy her. A special friendship grows between Konrad and Simone which finally leads the young woman to unveil the family secret. Elvira, who can be far more dangerous than she appears, tries to prevent that ..."--Blueprint Film GmbH website
Thin ice by Jill Sprecher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Isabelle's family, every first marriage has ended in divorce. To circumvent her family's curse Isabelle devises a plan: marry and divorce a complete stranger before wedding her faultless fianc Pierre. Genius! After her initial plan backfires she targets Jean-Yves, an adventurous yet quirky travel writer whom she tries to manipulate with her powers of seduction ... A series of misadventures beset them as they take on Denmark, Africa and then Moscow in whirlwind succession, breaking Isabelle of her comfortable routine existence. Despite her best efforts to see her dastardly scheme realised, things don't go to plan and Isabelle experiences the rush of life-on-the edge. Will she discover that love doesn't always come in the perfect package?
Fly me to the moon( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Isabelle (Diane Kruger) is prepared to marry Pierre (Robert Plagnol), the man she has loved for the past ten years. First she has to overcome a curse that her female family members have been battling for years?that all their first marriages end in divorce. Isabelle comes up with the perfect plan. She will marry a stranger and get a quick divorce to avoid the curse and be happily married forever the second time. She flies to Copenhagen and finds the perfect pigeon in Jean Yves (Dany Boon), an editor for the ?Guide du Routard?, but her plans are complicated when he believes that she is in love with him. When Isabelle's arranged marriage goes awry, she tracks down the pigeon in hopes she can somehow marry him and divorce him without too much trouble. When he travels to Kenya, she follows him in the hope that he will sign her divorce papers
 
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Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.22 for Thin ice ... to 0.88 for Tellement ...)

Languages
French (12)

English (1)