WorldCat Identities

MK2 Productions

Works: 376 works in 1,269 publications in 8 languages and 34,211 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  Children's films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Juvenile works  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by MK2 Productions
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

128 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stunning young model Valentine, accidentally runs over a dog. She returns the injured animal to his indifferent owner, who leads her down a path of intrigue and whose past reveals an astonishing link to her destiny
Modern times by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An imaginative, often slapstick satire on the alienating and disruptive effects of mass production and automation. Charlie Chaplin, in his last portrayal of his famous character the Tramp, goes from a factory worker to jailbird to night watchman to singing waiter, beset on all fronts by bad luck, misunderstandings, and unfortunate circumstances beyond his control. Befriended only by a lovely but wild street waif, he labors against all odds to make a life for himself. Primarily a silent film with music, sound effects, and some spoken and sung dialogue
City lights a comedy romance in pantomime by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tramp wins the love of a blind flower girl and attempts to obtain money from a millionaire to help her regain her sight
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her
Au revoir les enfants by Louis Malle( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, a French boy at a Catholic boarding school befriends a new student and discovers that the school officials are hiding him from the Nazis because he is Jewish
The great dictator by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 30, la Tomania est sous le contrôle du dictateur Adenoid Hunkel qui rêve de domination mondiale. Dans un quartier de la capitale vit un barbier qui ressemble comme un frère au dictateur. Grâce au fait que, pendant la guerre, il a sauvé la vie d'un aviateur, il est à l'abri des persécutions, mais il est enfermé dans un camp de concentration lorsque son protecteur tombe en disgrâce. Les deux hommes arrivent à s'évader et le jeu des circonstances amène le barbier à être pris pour le dictateur
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in French and English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir of life in colonial Africa in the 1950's, as seen through the eyes of the young daughter of a French official
The circus by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

11 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king in New York: A king fleeing a revolution takes refuge in the USA. He is led by an advertising agent to make commercials, is suspected of being a communist, testifies before the Un-American Activities Committee and returns to Europe
L'heure d'été by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their mother dies, three siblings must sift through the past and decide what to do with the country home and items she has left for them
La pianiste The piano teacher by Michael Haneke( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in French and German and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
On the road by Jack Kerouac( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling cross-country, young writer Sal Paradise has his life shaken by the arrival of free-spirited Dean Moriarty and his girl, Marylou. As they travel across the country, they encounter a mix of people who each impact their journey indelibly
La double vie de Veronique The double life of Véronique by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weronika is a Polish choir soprano, and her double, Véronique, is a French music teacher. Though they are unknown to each other, the two women share an enigmatic, purely emotional bond. The two were born on the same day and each senses that somewhere there exists another person with whom their lives are intertwined
Monsieur Verdoux a comedy of murders by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin is a twentieth-century Bluebeard, an enigmatic family man who goes to extreme lengths to support his wife and child, attempting to bump off a series of wealthy widows
Bad ma ra khahad bord The wind will carry us by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in Persian and English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A city engineer and his (unseen) colleagues travel to a remote village, apparently to await the death of an old woman there. During his stay he encounters various characters and befriends a young boy, who feeds him bread and information
Code inconnu récit incomplet de divers voyages = Code unknown : incomplete tales of several journeys by Michael Haneke( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a bustling Paris streetcorner, four separate lives intersect, setting into motion a stunning film by acclaimed filmmaker, Michael Haneke. Carefully interweaving the stories of Anne, a promising actress, her photojournalist boyfriend Georges, a young teacher of African descent and a Romanian illegal immigrant, Haneke crafts a compelling portrait of life in a fractured, lonely world. As these divergent stories gradually unfold, the seemingly unrelated lives prove to have very much in common, as they struggle for love and acceptance in a society of locked doors and cold stares. DVD
Ramona and Beezus by Gian Carlo Menotti( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tuscany to promote his latest book, a middle-aged British writer meets a French woman who leads him to the village of Lucignano. While there, a chance question reveals something deeper
Le dernier métro by François Truffaut( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in French and English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love and adventure set in the milieu of the theatre during the German occupation of Paris in 1942. The theatre continues to operate amid Gestapo agents, black-marketeers, resistance fighters and Nazi collaborators
Merci pour le chocolat Nightcap by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in French and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of Mika and her husband, celebrated pianist Andre Polonski, are interrupted by the unexpected arrival of Jeanne, a young woman who has learned that she might have been switched at birth with Polonski's son in the hospital. Also a pianist, Jeanne speculates that she may be Andre's daughter. Her suspicions further aroused by Mika's behavior, Jeanne begins the dangerous task of unraveling a dark web of family secrets and lies
Une affaire de femmes Story of women by Brian De Palma( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in French and Italian and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To survive Nazi-occupied 1940's France, Marie turns to illegally aborting pregnancies for a hefty fee. As her income increases, Marie moves her family to a posh apartment. Completely seduced by her lifestyle, Marie ignores her shell-shocked husband Paul. Things take a disastrous turn after one of Marie's "customers" dies and her husband turns her over to the authorities. Inspired by the real-life of Marie-Louise Girard, who was executed in 1943 by the Vichy Government, who'd declared abortion as a Crime Against the State because it diminished the number of potential soldiers
The gold rush by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Chaplin (the Little Tramp) prospects for gold, gets involved with a dance hall girl, and deals with a burly competitor during the Yukon gold rush
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.16 for Ramona and ... to 0.45 for The circus ...)

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City lights a comedy romance in pantomime
Alternative Names
Marin Karmitz - MK2.

MK2 diffusion

MK2 (Firm)

MK2 Paryż.

MK2 productions



French (266)

English (80)

Persian (19)

Polish (10)

German (5)

Italian (5)

Spanish (2)

Turkish (1)

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