WorldCat Identities

Hessling, Catherine 1900-1979

Overview
Works: 38 works in 130 publications in 6 languages and 1,165 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  Short films  History  Horror films  Comedy films  Farces 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.A1, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Catherine Hessling
  • Renoir by Gilles Bourdos( Visual )
 
Most widely held works by Catherine Hessling
Jean Renoir by Claude-Jean Philippe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doctor's horrible experiment: experimental fantasy about a Jekyll/Hyde-type psychiatrist/lunatic creating havoc in 1950s Paris
Nana by Christian-Jaque( Visual )

43 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Paris, sous le second Empire, Nana est une petite actrice sans envergure au Théâtre des Variétés. Malgré l'appui financier du Comte Muffat, qui s'est épris d'elle, la jeune femme n'obtient aucun succès. Mais elle comprend vite qu'avec son pouvoir de séduction, elle a tout intérêt à jouer les femmes entretenues
Whirlpool of fate by Jean Renoir( Visual )

19 editions published between 1924 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the suspicious death of her father a young girl runs away from her brutal uncle and joins a Gypsy camp
Petite marchande d'allumettes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in French and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petite marchande d'allumettes: The Hans Christian Andersen story of the little match girl on a freezing night. Charleston: Experimental film with space ships, blackface, and the 1920s dance
Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whirlpool of fate: after the suspicious death of her father a young girl runs away from her brutal uncle and joins a gypsy camp
Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The little match girl": the visions seen by a poor match seller as she lights her matches one by one to keep from freezing to death
Jean Renoir La chienne ; On purge bébé ; Tire-au-flanc ; Catherine by Jean Renoir( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents four feature films directed by Jean Renoir. Includes documentaries about the director
Nana by Jean Renoir( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A women rises from poverty to become a dance hall queen and courtesan in 1860s Paris, destroying the lives of the men who fall in love with her
La petite marchande d'allumettes un film inspiré du conte d'Andersen, ein Film nach dem Märchen von Andersen = Das kleine Mädchen mit den Schwefelhölzern by Jean Renoir( Visual )

8 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little match girl, inspired by a Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, shows the visions seen by a poor match seller as she lights her matches one by one to keep from freezing to death
Charleston by Jean Renoir( Visual )

5 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black explorer in the year 2028 flies from Central Africa to the Terra Incognita of Europa Deserta. Near the Eiffel Tower he meets a savage maiden with a pet gorilla who introduces him to her native dance, the Charleston. Renoir uses fast and slow motion, and as Durgnat points out, a particularly effective transition between them, in this unfortunately now silent dance-and-sound homage to his wife Catherine Hessling, the vaudeville performer Johnny Huggins, and the dance and jazz music of the era
Los Primeros filmes de Jean Renoir Jean Renoir's first films( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia tiene que mantenerse a sí misma después de la muerte de su padre. Todo el dinero que le dejó su padre ha sido gastado por su tío borracho, Jef, para comprar más bebida. Después del fallido intento de vivir con unos bohemios, es acogida por el señor Raynal y se enamora de su hijo Georges. Yendo en una diligencia para pagar una deuda para Raynal, es robada por su tío, haciendo sospechar a Raynal que el dinero se lo ha quedado ella misma... Primera película de Renoir (La hija del agua)
La p'tite Lilie chanson vécue : couleurs naturelles( Visual )

3 editions published in 1927 in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parody of a turn-off-the-century popular song in which little orphan Lilie, a Parisian seamstress noted for her angelic demeanour is seduced by a layabout, forced to walk the streets on his behalf, and stabbed to death when she tries to escape his tyranny. Based on the traditional song of "La barriere"
Una vida sin alegría( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Renoir wrote, financed and had a minor role in this, his first involvement in cinema. His wife Catherine Hessling played the leading role in a story of the fortunes of a young servant girl
Menilmontant by Dmitri Kirsanov( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Menilmontant (25 min.) is a poetically told story of a young girl's hard life surrounded by poverty and violence, noted for its use of close-ups and montage. La P'tite Lilie (16 min.) is a tale of a pretty girl who falls in with bad company, inspired by early silent melodramas and popular songs. La Souriante Madame Beudet (27 min.) shows a woman trapped in a stifling marriage
3 films de Jean Renoir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tire-au-flanc At the flank by Jean Renoir( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich poet and his servant have to serve in the military at the same time join the army and end up in the same barracks. Neither man is suited to army life and disaster ensues
Catherine( Visual )

4 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les tribulations d'une servante française de province, chassée de ses emplois suite à des quiproquos
Das kleine Mädchen mit den Schwefelhölzern( )

1 edition published in 1928 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nanà Videoregistrazioni e filmati( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Catherine Hessling attrice francese

Catherine Hessling Frans actrice (1900-1979)

Catherine Hessling französische Schauspielerin

Catherine Hessling French actress

Hessling, Andrée Madeleine Heuschling 1900-1979

Hessling, Cathérine 1900-1979

Heuchling Andrée Madeleine 1899-1979

Heuchling, Andrée Madeleine 1900-1979

Κατρίν Εσσλίν Γαλλίδα ηθοποιός

Гесслинг, Катрин

カトリーヌ・エスラン

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