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Dormael, Jaco van 1957-

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Most widely held works by Jaco van Dormael
Mr. Nobody by Jaco van Dormael( Visual )

34 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life story of Nemo Nobody, a 118 year-old man who is the last mortal on Earth after the human race has achieved quasi-immortality. On his deathbed, Nemo shares his life story with a reporter and reviews the choices he made along the way. Yet even with his last breath, a pivotal decision awaits to conclude his destiny
Le tout nouveau testament = The brand new testament by Jaco van Dormael( Visual )

33 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"God exists! He lives in Brussels with his wife and daughter, Ea, and he's a real jerk to them both. He lives in an apartment and spends most of his time in a giant office where he controls the world through an old computer. When Ea gets fed up with her father, she decides to leave the nest, find her own apostles and write her own brand new testament. But before she makes her escape, Ea hacks God's computer and leaks to the entire world their date of death by SMS"--Container
Le huitème jour = The eighth day by Jaco van Dormael( Visual )

107 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film. A Down's Syndrome innocent brings warmth, humanity and colour into the life of an emotionally-stifled businessman
Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and French and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour célébrer les cent ans du cinéma, on a demandé à 40 réalisateurs et réalisatrices reconnus mondialement de se servir de la caméra originale des frères Lumière et de réaliser un film d'une durée de 52 secondes
Toto le heros by Jaco van Dormael( Visual )

70 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since childhood, Thomas Van Hasebroeck (Michel Bouquet) has been consumed by a nagging belief: that he was switched at birth with the rich neighbor's boy who enjoyed the life Thomas should have led. Now, after sixty years, Thomas wants revenge
The eighth day ; &, Toto the hero by Jaco van Dormael( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in French and English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvy est cadre dans une banque. Il trouve, sur sa route, Georges. Il s'y attache. Et ces deux êtres, que tout oppose, vont devenir inséparables
Le Hujtième jour = The eighth day( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter one night between Georges and overworked businessman Harry (Daniel Auteil) sets the scene for a carefully-crafted examination of love, loss and the rediscovery of life
Les vacances du petit Nicolas = Nicholas on holiday by Laurent Tirard( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in French and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's the end of the school year, and the long-awaited holidays have finally arrived. Little Nicholas, his parents and Granny hit the road heading for the sea, and move into the Beau-Rivage Hotel. Adapted from Jean-Jacques Sempé and René Goscinny's 'Little Nicholas' children's book series, Nicholas on Holiday follows the adventures of Nicholas and his new friends. There's Ben, who isn't on holiday because he lives here, Freddy, who eats anything, Jocky, who talks funny because he's English, Crispin the constant crybaby, and Christopher, who always wants to be right. There is also Elizabeth, who Nicholas believes his parents want to force him to marry. Misunderstandings ensue and his pals are there to help him and cause trouble. But one thing's for sure: this will be an unforgettable vacation"--Container
Stradella : opéra en trois actes by César Franck( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dio esiste e vive a Bruxelles( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dio esiste e vive a Bruxelles con una moglie timorosa e una figlia ribelle. Il figlio, più celebre di lui, è fuggito molti anni prima per conoscere gli uomini più da vicino, morire per loro e lasciare testimonianza e testamento ai suoi dodici apostoli. Egoista e bisbetico, Dio governa il mondo da un personal computer facendo letteralmente il bello e il cattivo tempo sugli uomini. Ostacolato da Ea, decisa a seguire le orme del fratello e a fuggire il 'suo regno', la bambina si 'confronta' con JC (Jesus Christ) ed evade dall'oblò della lavatrice. Espulsa dentro una lavanderia self-service infila la via del mondo, recluta sei apostoli e si prepara a combattere l'ira di Dio, a cui ha manomesso il computer e di cui ha denunciato il sadismo, spedendo agli uomini via sms la data del loro decesso. (Mymovies)
Toto le héros by Jaco van Dormael( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quartier lointain : l'intégrale by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qui n'a jamais rêvé de retourner en enfance ? C'est exactement ce qui arrive à cet homme mûr, qui de retour d'un voyage d'affaires, fait un détour par sa ville natale, pour se recueillir sur la tombe de sa mère. Il est alors projeté dans le passé, où il revit une journée de son enfance, tout en gardant son caractère et son expérience d'adulte. Pour la première fois, il verra ses parents avec le regard de quelqu'un à même de les comprendre
Mr nobody by Jaco van Dormael( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Nemo Nobody est persuadé d'avoir toujours 36 ans. Mais en février 2092, il en a 120, et est l'homme le plus vieux et le dernier mortel d'un monde où plus personne ne meurt. Sans cesse il se demande si sa vie était celle qu'il devait vivre, la femme qu'il a aimée celle qu'il devait, les enfants qu'il a eus ceux qu'il devait ... Roman filmé en 2007 par son auteur, réalisateur et scénariste belge
Las Vidas posibles de Mr. Nobody( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el año de 2092, Nemo Nobody, un hombre de 120 años de edad, es el último humano mortal viviendo entre humanos que se han vuelto inmortales gracias a increíbles avances científicos. Cuando Nemo se encuentra en su lecho de muerte, revive varias posibles existencias y matrimonios que tal vez pudo experimentar
Am achten Tag( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Übermüdet, vom Job genervt, und gerade von seiner Frau verlassen, rast Harry gedankenversunken mit seinem BMW bei strömendem Regen durch die Nacht. Nur eine Sekunde schliesst er die Augen, nimmt die Hände vom Lenkrad. Da knallt es, und der Wagen schleudert fast in den Graben. Geschockt stellt Harry fest, dass er einen Hund überfahren hat. Dann der nächste Schreck: aus der Dunkelheit kommt ein grosser schlitzäugiger junger Mann auf ihn zu. Es ist Georges, der unter dem Down-Syndrom leidet und gerade aus dem Behindertenheim getürmt ist, um seine Mutter zu besuchen. Von Schuldgefühlen geplagt, bietet Harry Georges an, ihn nach Hause zu fahren. Eine Fahrt, die sehr viel länger werden soll. Gleichzeitig der Anfang einer wunderbaren Freundschaft zweier Männer, erfüllt mit der Hoffnung Liebe, Verständnis und einen Platz zu finden, an dem sich beide endlich zu Hause fühlen ... (Quelle: Umschlag)
Clermont-Ferrand 25 ans de courts métrages by Frédéric Compain( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in French and Multiple languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Festival de Clermont-Ferrand s'est affirmé comme l'un des principaux happenings mondiaux dédiés aux courts-métrages. Ce DVD réunit une séléction des meilleurs courts de 1979 à 2003
Cold blood by Thomas Gunzig( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les lumières dans la salle s?éteignent. La caméra tourne. Action ! Les doigts cabriolent dans un merveilleux décor miniature, les caméras voltigent et dansent, une voix raconte. Jaco Van Dormael et Michèle Anne De Mey réalisent un film, en direct, sous les yeux des spectateurs.00Après Kiss & Cry qui remporta un succès planétaire, le cinéaste et la chorégraphe ont créé en décembre 2015 Cold Blood avec la même curiosité, la même équipe venant du cinéma, de la danse ou du théâtre, et la même méthode de travail. Mais ils ont réussi à aller encore plus loin, emmenés par le texte de Thomas Gunzig empreint d?une grande sensualité et d?humour noir. Partant de la mort pour raconter la vie, le romancier fait l?inventaire de morts stupides en y associant les derniers instants de lumière et les souvenirs qui ont précédé la disparition.00Précédé de trois notes liminaires sur le lancement d?un Kiss & Cry 2, le livre met en valeur le texte poétique de la voix off en l?accompagnant de nombreuses photos de Julien Lambert du spectacle et du making of
Toto le heros by Jaco van Dormael( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since childhood, Thomas Van Hasebroeck (Michel Bouquet) has been consumed by a nagging belief: that he was switched at birth with the rich neighbor's boy who enjoyed the life Thomas should have led. Now, after sixty years, Thomas wants revenge
L'ottavo giorno( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry è un manager stressato, con vita privata disastrosa, la moglie che lo odia a morte, senza un amico. Incontra George disabile, che fugge da un istituto. Disagi enormi per Harry, che si fa carico del poveretto, che nessuno vuole, sorella compresa. Finché a un certo punto la situazione si capovolge: è George a sostenere Harry piangente e disperato. Ma George, che ha condotto un gruppo di suoi simili a un luna park, capisce che c'è troppa sofferenza per lui. Dice all'amico "io non sono come gli altri" e Harry gli risponde "è vero, sei migliore". George si mangia una scatola di cioccolatini e si butta felice da un grattacielo. (Farinotti)
Écrire le chaos by Jaco van Dormael( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un entretien sur l'écriture d'un scénario dans lequel le cinéaste dévoile l'ensemble de son processus créatif protéiforme. Electre 2017
 
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Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company
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The eighth day ; &, Toto the hero
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Dormael, Jaco Van

Dormael Jaco Van 1957-....

Jaco Van Dormael Belgian director and writer

Jaco Van Dormael Belgisch filmregisseur

Jaco Van Dormael belgischer Regisseur und Autor

Jaco Van Dormael belgisk filminstruktør

Jaco Van Dormael regista, sceneggiatore e drammaturgo belga

Van Dormael, Jaco

Van Dormael, Jaco 1957-

Van Dormael, Jaco van 1957-

Van Dormael, Jacques 1957-

VanDormael, Jaco 1957-

Ван Дормаль, Жако

Жако Ван Дормал

Жако Ван Дормель

Ժակո Վան Դորմալ

ז'אקו ואן דורמל

جاكو فان دورميل

ژاکو فان دورمل نویسنده و کارگردان بلژیکی

반 도르말, 자코 1957-

반 도마엘, 자코 1957-

자코 반도르말

ジャコ・ヴァン・ドルマル

ドルマル, ジャコ・ヴァン

賈柯·凡·多梅爾

雅克·范·多梅尔

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