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Cahiers du cinéma (Firm)

Overview
Works: 143 works in 170 publications in 5 languages and 952 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Portraits  Interviews  Biographies  Romance films  Film adaptations  Motion pictures 
Roles: Other, Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cahiers du cinéma (Firm)
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love by Alain Resnais( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a French actress and a Japanese architect engage in a brief, intense affair in postwar Hiroshima, their consuming mutual fascination impelling them to exorcise their own scarred memories of love and suffering
Cahiers du Cinema presents the Hollywood interviews( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meryl Streep by Karina Longworth( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most talented actresses of her generation, Meryl Streep provides a high benchmark by which others are measured. In films as diverse as The Deer Hunter (1978), Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), Mamma Mia (2008) and her Oscar-winning turn as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady (2010), Streep has never failed to astound audiences with her ability to fully inhabit her characters. Streep has received 17 Academy Award nominations, winning three, and 27 Golden Globe nominations, winning eight, more nominations than any other actor in the history of either award. Meryl Streep: Anatomy of an Actor is new title in the fascinating series from world-renowned cinema magazine Cahiers du cinema. The book focuses on ten key performances, combining both a narrative and analytical text with 300 images - from film stills to set photographs, film sequences, script notes and more - to explore the unparalleled career of Meryl Streep. This thoughtful and lively examination of Streep's craft will appeal to professional audiences and movie fans alike
Robert De Niro : anatomy of an actor by Glenn Kenny( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book focuses on ten key performances from a single actor. Best known for gangster films, Robert De Niro (b.1943) has led a rich and varied career that encompasses crime movies, musicals, comedies, period pieces and action flicks. His breakout role in Martin Scorsese's Mean Streets (1973) sparked a decades-long collaboration with the director that included Taxi Driver in 1976 and The King of Comedy in 1983. Oscar winner for Best Actor in Raging Bull (1980), he was awarded the prestigious role of jury president at Cannes in 2011
Passion by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Godard-like director is trying to film a movie in the style of the great painters--Rembrandt, Goya, El Greco. The film is plagued by difficulties as the money for the film begins to run out, he can't seem to find the right lighting and the film has no story. In the middle of this intense situation, he starts a simultaneous affair with two women. Hanna, the owner of the hotel, and Isabelle, a factory worker who is trying to stir up a revolt
Le goût de la télévision : anthologie des Cahiers du cinéma( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A travers l'exploration des formes télévisuelles : débats télévisés, émissions littéraires, matchs de football, documentaires de création ou télé-réalité ainsi que l'histoire contemporaine et télévisuelle comme le procès Barbie ou la guerre en Irak, l'ouvrage fournit une réflexion historique et ontologique sur l'évolution d'un medium et s'interroge sur l'existence d'une critique de télévision
Deux films de Jafar Panahi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Persian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sang et or: story of Hussein, a humble pizza deliveryman who feels continually humiliated by the injustices he sees all around him. When his friend Ali finds a receipt for a stranger's necklace purchase, Hussein is stunned by its exceptionally high cost. He knows that his pitiful salary will never be enough to afford such a luxury. Soon after, he and Ali are refused entry to an uptown jewelry store because of their scruffy appearances; his rage over this slight sets off a series of events. But, Hussein will taste the luxurious life for one night before his deep feelings of humiliation push him over the edge
The Hollywood interviews by Nicolas Saada( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Hollywood Interviews' brings together five of the greatest of contemporary auteur directors - Francis Ford Coppola, Brian de Palma, Martin Scorsese, Clint Eastwood and Tim Burton - and the directorial team of the Coen brothers
Deux films de Philippe Garrel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two partly autobiographical films dealing with the problems of men and women in relationships with issues surrounding children and drug abuse
Pedro Almodóvar by Thomas Sotinel( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro Almodovar single-handedly represents the revival of Spanish cinema as part of the cultural flowering of the Movida Madrilena in the 1980's. New York was the first to hail the unbridled imagination of this provocative director, whose films are filled with transexuals, neurotics and even drug-addicted nuns. (Back cover)
Al Pacino : anatomy of an actor by Karina Longworth( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

.Anatomy of an Actor titles are comprehensive studies on the craft of the world's greatest actors, through the analysis of ten of their most iconic roles. The authors examine why and how these famous actors have become some of the most respected and influential in the film world. Each title is divided into 10 chapters, each one dedicated to a specific role and fully documented with film stills, on-set photography and film sequences. Al Pacino (born 1940) is an internationally acclaimed stage and screen actor, who learned his craft at the famous Actors Studio in New York. From his debut as a junkie in Panic in Needle Park (1971) until his most recent film The Son of No One (2011), he has featured in more than 40 films. However, it was his role as Michael Corleone in Francis F. Coppola's The Godfather (1972) that made him the iconic actor he is today. Pacino has received numerous awards for his work, including Best Actor Award for his role in Martin Brest's Scent of a Woman (1992)
S'en fout la mort = No fear, no die by Claire Denis( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in France, Dah, an African immigrant from Benin, and Jocelyn, a West Indian man, supply and train cocks for a sleazy French restauranteur who organizes clandestine cockfights in the basement of his establishment. Confined all day long in the restaurant's basement, they train their rooster, a future champion named "S'en fout la mort". Once Dah becomes entangled with the owner's mistress, all four characters are cast into a violent circle of gambling, desire, and agony that spins out of control
Marguerite Duras et le cinéma : Les Yeux verts by Marguerite Duras( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden eighties ; Toute une nuit by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toute une nuit: On a steamy summer night in Brussels, two dozen pulverized melodramas are taking place ... locations crisscross as characters meet and embrace, dance and split up, yank each other into cabs, or simply watch everyone else in the throes of passion
La promesse ; Rosetta by Jean-Pierre Dardenne( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La promesse is the story of 15 year old Igor, who helps his small time crook father run a scam illegally employing immigrants on building sites. When one of the workers is fatally injured, Igor promises to look after the man's wife and child. Rosetta is a portrait of a resourceful teenage girl struggling to find her way in a tough world
Le septième ciel ; Marianne by Benoît Jacquot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marianne: A fictitious biography of a woman who is born into nobility, kidnapped and raised in poverty, and then moves up in society. Based on Marivaux's novel "La vie de Marianne", the film captures the spirit of mid-18th-century France
Jack Nicholson by Beverly Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout his career, Jack Nicholson has portrayed unique and challenging roles in classic movies such as Easy Rider (1969), Chinatown (1974), The Shining (1980), The Postman Always Ring Twice (1981), Terms of Endearment (1983), The Witches of Eastwick (1987) and The Departed (2006). Nicholson's twelve Oscar nominations make him the most nominated male Oscar winner. Jack Nicholson: Anatomy of an Actor is new title in the fascinating series from world-renowned cinema magazine Cahiers du cinema. The book focuses on ten key performances, combining both a narrative and analytical text with 300 images - from film stills to set photographs, film sequences, script notes and more - to explore the unparalleled career of Jack Nicholson. This thoughtful and lively examination of Nicholson's craft will appeal to professional audiences and movie fans alike
Dieu seul me voit ; Liberté Oléron by Bruno Podalydès( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberté Oléron: Jacques, 38, spends his vacation on the island of Oléron with his four children. He has spent too much money on a sailboat and wants very much to remain the captain, much to the dismay of his family, who quickly discovers that he is absolutely inept at sea
George Clooney by Jeremy Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new title in the fascinating Anatomy of an Actor series from world-renowned cinema magazine Cahiers du cinema. This book explores the career of George Clooney (b.1961). A TV heartthrob doctor for five years, he made one of the most successful transitions from television to being a critically acclaimed, Oscar-winning film actor starring in both mainstream and art-house films. An accessible text combines both a narrative and analytical dimension and is illustrated by 300 film stills, set photographs and film sequences The book will appeal to enthusiastic moviegoers as well as serious cinephiles, fans, and those who want to become actors
Deux films de Philippe Garrel : Elle a passe tant d'heures sous les sunlights( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In La vent de la nuit, Paul has been living with Hélène, an older woman who's more fond of him the he is of her. Paul then meets Serge, a suicidal middle aged man, and they travel to Italy and Germany in Serge's red sports car
 
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