WorldCat Identities

Jessua, Alain

Overview
Works: 46 works in 92 publications in 5 languages and 165 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of dialog, Author of screenplay, Producer, Adapter, Scenarist, Composer, Film editor, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alain Jessua
Traitement de choc by Alain Jessua ( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traitement de choc by Alain Jessua ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Helene Masson soigne une déception sentimentale dans un institut de thalassothérapie appartenant au docteur Devillers. Elle s'apercoit peu a peu que le personnel de service de l'institut, composé de jeunes Portugais, a un comportement pour le moins bizarre. De plus le Docteur Devillers fait de bien étranges expériences dans son établissement
Ce sourire-là by Alain Jessua ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse: Roman d'amour. Roman psychologique (intime)
Armaguedon by Alain Jessua ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un modeste artisan hérite d'une grosse somme d'argent. Devenu riche, il estime qu'il est temps que l'on parle de lui. Cependant, les moyens qu'il utilise pour devenir célèbre le rendent dangereux pour la société
Jeu de massacre by Alain Jessua ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An author of pulp comic book adventures and his illustrator/wife are intrigued by an obviously depraved young rich man who claims to have lived out the adventures depicted in their comics. When they visit the young man's villa and discover his wealth, they are inspired to create new adventures with their newfound, wealthy friend as the hero. The young man unfortunately takes the new stories more seriously than anticipated and begins living the stories out - catching up the artist and his wife in the adventures."--Container
Crèvecoeur : roman by Alain Jessua ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petit ange : roman by Alain Jessua ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vie à l'envers by Alain Jessua ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Charles Denner stars in this wise and joyous look at the life of a Paris real estate developer who feels compelled to withdraw from his seemingly perfect life. Married to a flighty model, and surrounded by events which have lost their importance, this executive's slide into "insane" detachment is provocatively poised by filmmaker Jessua not as a tragedy but as an admirable choice."--Container
Les chiens by Alain Jessua ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un jeune médecin vient de s'installer en region parisienne. Nombre de ses patients consultent apres avoir été victimes de morsures. Il apprend que, pour se protéger des agressions nocturnes, les habitants ont acheté des chiens de garde
Frankenstein 90 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yet another descendent of Victor Frankenstein has brought a creature to life, this time in modern-day France. Frank has been taught how to use a fork, drive a car, and discuss philosophy, but is still lonely for a bride
Un jardin au paradis : roman by Alain Jessua ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vie à l'envers : roman by Alain Jessua ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screen Icons: Alain Delon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paradis pour tous by Alain Jessua ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dépressif, Alain Durieux consulte le Docteur Valois qui lui prescrit une nouvelle technique qu'il a mis au point le flashage. Dès lors, Durieux redevient un mari entreprenant auprès de sa femme, Jeanne, un gendre idéal pour sa bellemère et un employé modèle dans sa société. Mais Valois s'aperçoit vite qu'il a crée une sorte de monstre... "
Madame de by Max Ophuls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In order to pay her personal debts, Madame de... secretly pawns a pair of earrings given to her by her husband, telling him they are lost. As a tale of their possible theft surfaces in society, the exquisite jewels pass from pawnbroker to husband to mistress, from lover to wife, laying bare the hyprocisy and infidelity that lies beneath their veneer of opulent sophistication."--Container
Traitement de choc ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in Miscellaneous languages and Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luchshie filʹmy s uchastiem Alena Delona ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Russian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bref séjour parmi les hommes : roman by Alain Jessua ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frankenstein 90 B. O. ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1984 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En toute innocence ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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