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Becker, Jean 1933-

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Most widely held works by Jean Becker
La tête en friche by Jean Becker( Visual )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illiterate and lonely man bonds with an older and well-read woman
L'été meurtrier by Jean Becker( Visual )

54 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliane, a beautiful young woman, settles into a small town in France with her introverted mother and physically handicapped father. Traumatized by the knowledge that her mother was raped before she was born, Eliane thinks she is on a trail of vengeance when she is courted by a young garage mechanic whose father has the only clue to the identity of her mother's aggressors. But as the story unfolds, the tale becomes increasingly complex and leads inexorably to a stunning conclusion
Dialogue avec mon jardinier by Jean Becker( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle aged Parisian artist returns to his old family home in provincial France after his parents' death. He advertises for a gardener to maintain the sprawling land and to recreate his mother's vegetable garden, and finds the first applicant is an old school friend he hasn't seen since childhood
Effroyables jardins by Jean Becker( Visual )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from France. Teenager Lucien is embarrassed by his father Jacques' circus clown routine, which entertains the rest of the village. But his act has its origins in Jacques' WWII experiences as a hostage of the Germans
Les enfants du marais by Jean Becker( Visual )

42 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gentle evocation of the bucolid life of a group of friends living in Marias, a quiet region along the banks of the Loire river in 1918. Chronicles their lives and friendships and the gently paced evenets and emotions that fill their lives
Deux jours à tuer by Jean Becker( Visual )

14 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine, 42, has everything a man needs to be happy: a beautiful wife, two children, a successful career and friends he can count on. But one weekend he sabotages everything and heads to Ireland to see his father
Welcome aboard = Bienvenue parmi nous by Jean Becker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taillandier is a well-known painter in his sixties, but despite his success he finds himslef overwhelmed by depression and decides to give up on his art. With no direction or destination in mind, he leaves his home without giving an explanation to even those closest to him. During his travels he has an unlikely encounter with Marylou, a young girl rejected by her own mother and also seeking out her path in life
A crime in Paradise = un crime au Paradis by Jean Becker( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy based on the 1951 hit La Poison. Jojo's community come to his support when he stands trial for the murder of his chronically bad-tempered and spiteful wife LuLu, who has earned the frightened enmity of nearly everyone in town
Elisa by Jean Becker( Visual )

42 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marie has had a tough childhood ever since her mother Elisa commited suicide. She has spent most of her life in an orphanage and now makes a living as a small time criminal in Paris. Now she wants to unravel her past and find her father which she blames for her mothers death"--IMDb summary
Das Labyrinth der Wörter( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der tollpatschige Germain hat es in seinem französichen Provinzstädtchen nicht leicht: Die Mutter tyrannisiert ihn und in der einzigen Bar tritt er von einem Fettnäpfchen in das nächste. Doch eines Tages lernt er die pensionierte Margueritte kenn, die ihn die Liebe zur Literatur lehrt. Die Lektüre bereitet Germain anfangs erhebliches Kopfzerbrechen, bald jedoch verändert diese seine Sicht auf die Welt. Aber Margueritte beginnt, ihr Augenlicht zu verlieren. (Quelle: Umschlagtext)
Becker par Becker by Jean Becker( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Becker, fils du cinéaste Jacques Becker (1906-1960) évoque les films de son père, les siens, ses souvenirs familiaux, etc
Conversaciones con mi jardinero Dialogue avec mon jardinier( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un famoso pintor decide retirarse una temporada a su pueblo natal para instalarse en la casa donde pasó su infancia. Para cuidar del jardín contrata a un jardinero que resulta ser un antiguo compañero de colegio. Gracias a esto vuelven a retomar la amistad que habían dejado atrás
Un nommé La Rocca by Jean Becker( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De retour à Marseille, Roberto La Rocca retrouve son amie Maude, prostituée, sous la coupe du caïd Villanova. Elle lui apprend que son ami Xavier Adé a été arrêté pour meurtre
Il mio amico giardiniere( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un pittore parigino si trasferisce in campagna dove incontra un vecchio amico di scuola che assume come giardiniere. Nascerà un grande affiatamento, fatto di ricordi e discussioni su due visioni opposte del mondo, quella urbana e sofisticata e quella naif del campagnard incolto ma sincero. (Mymovies)
French screen icons : Jean-Paul Belmondo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moderato cantabile: When Anne, a wealthy bored housewife believes she has witnessed a murder in a quayside bistro she strikes up a conversation with Chauvin, an employee of her husband, who also saw the crime
Elisa : roman by Denis Fernandez Récatala( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fortuna de vivir( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selecció de pel·lícules per la seva temàtica
Dejad de quererme( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine, 42 años, publicista, es un hombre de éxito. Está casado con Cécile, es padre de dos hijos, vive en una bonita casa no lejos de París y tiene muy buenas relaciones con los vecinos. Su discreta relación con la guapa Marion no va tan en serio como para perturbar su equilibrada vida. Sin embargo, un día como cualquier otro, su vida cambia. Durante una reunión con un cliente importante, pierde los estribos y, de paso, el proyecto. Su socio le propone que se tome unos días de vacaciones para descansar, pero Antoine está decidido a acabar de una vez por todas y ofrece venderle su parte. De vuelta a casa para el fin de semana, empieza a destruir sistemáticamente lo que ha construido durante años
Bon rétablissement by Jean Becker( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein mörderischer Sommer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Becker, Jean 1938-

Jean Becker Frans filmregisseur

Jean Becker französischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Jean Becker French film director, screenwriter

Jean Becker réalisateur et scénariste français

Jean Becker regista, sceneggiatore e attore francese

Ζαν Μπεκέρ Γάλλος σκηνοθέτης και σεναριογράφος

Жан Бекер

جين بيكر

베커, 장 1933-

베케르, 장 1933-

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