WorldCat Identities

Carmet, Jean

Overview
Works: 282 works in 675 publications in 6 languages and 2,921 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films  Comedy films  Filmed performances  Concert films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Interviewee, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Jean Carmet
 
Most widely held works by Jean Carmet
Black and white in color( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sky above, the mud below: Long before PBS, National Geographic, and the Discovery Channel made documentaries ubiquitous, films like this seminal if straightforward work were only available via local art house theaters. One of the earliest looks into native life on Papua New Guinea, this documentary follows a group of Europeans on a seven-month trek to bisect the island. During the perilous expedition (450 miles, as a crow flies) through jungle and across high altitudes, the group encounters tribes of headhunters and cannibals, observing and filming their rituals and ceremonies
Die Faelschung by Bruno Ganz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in German and English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and colleague Hoffman, join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Outside, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions
Germinal by Claude Berri( Visual )

39 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's mid 19th century, north of France. The story of the residents of a coal mining town, who are exploited by the mine's owner. One day they decide to go on strike, and then the authorities repress them
Buffet froid = Cold cuts by Bertrand Blier( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farcical thriller features Gerard Depardieu as an unemployed drifter obsessed with murder and death
Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire = The tall blond man with one black shoe by Yves Robert( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

François, an unsuspecting violinist, is misidentified as a superspy by national intelligence, leading to outrageous antics
Violette Nozière by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The daughter of a respectable middle-class couple, Violette Nozière leads a disreputable double life. Far from being the innocent young girl her parents mistake her for, she spends her nights with dissolute young men in the Latin Quarter of Paris. To acquire money for her latest lover, Violette resolves to commit an unthinkable crime."--Container
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and French and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a medieval French healer and her perservance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Black and white in color( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in French and German and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idyllic life in a French-African settlement is rudely interrupted in 1915 by news of war in Europe. The French gamely assemble a rag-tag army of native soldiers to try to capture a neighboring German settlement. The result is a classic farce whose comedy is enlivened by the antic clash of African versus European customs
Juste avant la nuit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles Masson, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the architect François Tellier. Charles strangles Laura when one of their S & M games goes too far. Dazed, Charles walks out of the borrowed apartment in Paris and soon bumps into François in a nearby bistro. They drive back together to Versailles, where they have beautiful neighboring houses designed by François. The owner of the apartment had seen Laura and Charles together two months earlier, but she does not tell the police on the advice of François. Even though the police do not seem to have any clues to the crime, Charles has a difficult time coping with the situation, and trying to live a normal life with his two children and loving wife Hélène."--Container
La controverse de Valladolid by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do the Indians of the new world have a heart? Such is the object of the controversy which opposed in 1550 to Valladolid, the capital of Spain, the canon philosophizes Sepulveda and famous Dominican Las Put, burning guard of the Indians. Were they repurchased by the blood of Christ or are theborn ones? In front of a papal legate, a representative of Charles QUINT and a whole assembly, the two adversaries clash. To confirm or cancel their declarations the legate made come from the new grounds several natives: One will be able to observe if they are or not capable of human feelings. Discusses ignited, deep, baroque, premonitory. Decision taken will depend, for centuries, the fate of tens of million men, but inevitably those which one believes
Le Petit théâtre de Jean Renoir = Little theatre of Jean Renoir( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renoir's last film is comprised of three separate stories rendered in a style that evokes the humanistic themes of his earlier work
Les Misérables by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jean Valjean, a Frenchman convicted of minor crimes. When he is released from prison, he had built up a tremendous bitterness toward society. But an unthinkable act of mercy and generosity by a saintly small-town bishop alters his life, but he is still hounded for years by an unforgiving and unrelenting police inspector, Javert
Sorceress : le moine et la sorcière( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a medieval French healer and her perseverance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Eugénie Grandet by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le portrait douloureux et fort d'un personnage mythique, le père Grandet qui aime sa fille mais voue à l'or une passion absolue à laquelle il sacrifie son propre bonheur. Une des plus grands rôles de Jean Carmet, écrit par Honoré de Balzac
Le curé de Tours by Honoré de Balzac( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film adaptation of Honoré de Balzac's novel Le curé de Tours
La soupe aux choux by Jean Girault( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux paysans du Bourbonnais portés sur la bouteille et la misanthropie font la connaissance d'un extra-terrestre. Celui-ci découvre avec bonheur la recette de la soupe aux choux qu'il rapporte sur sa planète
Bouvard et Pecuchet by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deux copistes employés à Paris se rencontrent par hasard et se lient d'amitié. L'un deux fait un héritage, l'autre apporte ses économies. Ils achètent un manoir en Normandie, rêve de toute leur existence, et quittent la capitale. Ils se livrent à toute une série d'études et d'expériences, embrassant toutes les connaissances de l'Humanité jusqu'à se perdre dans des abstractions philosophiques
La victoire en chantant by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Janvier 1915, en Afrique Noire. A des milliers de kilomètres de la côte, un comptoir français ignore tout de la guerre qui ravage l'Europe. On y coule des jours tranquilles dans la moiteur tropicale. Un jour, arrive la nouvelle du grand conflit. Graines de p'tits chefs et mâles sûrs de leur morale décident aussitôt d'aller s'emparer d'un petit poste allemand gardé par trois malchanceux soldats, à une journée de marche
Le retour du grand blond = The tall blond man returns by Yves Robert( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire, a comedy of mistaken identity in which a professional violinist's life is changed when he is mistaken for a secret agent. In this sequel, the musician travels to Rio de Janeiro where he manages to foil an attempt to murder him and he evens the score with a gang of killers--all by accident
Dog day by Yves Boisset( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in French and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Cobb is running for his life. He carries the wages of betraying his country--a million dollars in cash. His only refuge from the police and Cobb's old partners in crime is a seemingly innocent farm. There, the heat of the dog day reaches a boiling point, as the two farmers and their sister plan to bargain for Cobb's life
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.18 for Les Misér ... to 0.93 for Jean Carme ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Black and white in color
Alternative Names
Jean Carmet 1920-1994 French actor

Jean Carmet attore e sceneggiatore francese

Jean Carmet Frans acteur

Jean Carmet fransk skådespelare

Jean Carmet fransk skodespelar

Jean Carmet fransk skuespiller

Jean Carmet französischer Schauspieler (1920-1994)

Jean Carmet French actor

Жан Карме Французький актор

Карме, Жан

Ժան Կարմե

ژان کارمه بازیگر فرانسوی

ジャン・カルメ

Languages
Covers
Buffet froid = Cold cuts