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Viard, Karin

Works: 114 works in 544 publications in 10 languages and 5,630 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Dark comedy films  Dystopian films  Police films  Biographical films  Historical films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Karin Viard
Delicatessen by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

37 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a futuristic society where meat is a rare commodity, a delicatessen serves up its customers as a nutritious replacement
Potiche by François Ozon( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A housebound trophy housewife steps in to manage the umbrella factory run by her tyrannical husband after the workers go on strike. To everyone's surprise, Suzanne proves herself a competent and assertive woman of action."--Container
Paris by Cédric Klapisch( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre, a professional dancer with the Moulin Rouge, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the balcony of his Paris apartment. When Elise, his sister with three kids and no husband, moves in to his place to care for him, Pierre does not change his new habits. --
Polisse by Maïwenn Le Besco( Visual )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real child investigation cases, Polisse follows the lives of a tight-knit team of men and women working in the Child Protection Unit of the Parisian police. In the realm of some of society's worst criminals, the pressures of the job are matched only by the pressures in the personal lives of the officers. Only by putting aside their individual differences can they find the strength necessary to make a positive change in the community
L'emploi du temps Time out by Laurent Cantet( Visual )

47 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Vincent, a middle-class family man recently fired from his drab, middle-management job. Unable to tell his family about his firing, Vincent spends his workdays driving around the French countryside - "business trips" he tells his wife - keeping intact the reassuring routine of going to work and coming home to his wife and kids. As his family grows suspicious of his evasive behavior, Vincent is forced to spin a new tale, pretending to get a job working for the U.N. In a bid to keep the money coming in, he recruits old friends to invest in an imaginary emerging-markets investment scheme. Vincent also falls in with Jean-Michel, a black market dealer whose ignominious past serves as an ominous warning for Vincent's present course. Despite his efforts to maintain an undisturbed surface, Vincent's wife begins to suspect something amiss
Les enfants du siècle by Diane Kurys( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in French and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical history of the love affair between George Sand and Alfred de Musset that scandalized their families, friends and the salons of Paris in nineteenth century France
My piece of the pie by Cédric Klapisch( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing her job at the local factory, single mother France enrolls in a housekeeper training program and lands a job cleaning the apartment of wealthy power broker Steve. When Alban, Steve's 3-year-old son, arrives on the doorstep to stay with his dad, Steve soon realizes he might need more than a cleaner. France realizes she might now have the perfect opportunity for payback against the man who almost single-handedly shut down the factory where she worked
La famille Bélier by Eric Lartigau( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een 16-jarig meisje, dat tolkt voor haar dove ouders en broertje, blijkt een groot zangtalent te zijn. Ze moet beslissen of ze een opleiding in Parijs wil gaan volgen
Le code a changé by Danièle Thompson( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is everyone in France having an affair? It certainly seems like it. A group of friends gather for a dinner party, seemingly all of them either about to start an affair, in the midst of one, or about to end one, sometimes with each other!
La séparation by Christian Vincent( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne tells her husband, Pierre, that she is in love with another man. He seems to accept this as a fact of life and refrains from asking the most burning questions. However, as Anne continues to see the "other man", Pierre becomes more violent and it begins to dawn on them that something intangible has happened which cannot be put right
Le couperet by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Après quinze ans de loyaux services en tant que cadre très supérieur dans une usine de papier, Bruno D. se fait licencier avec quelques centaines de ses collègues pour cause de délocalisation. Trois années passent sans qu'il ne trouve un nouvel emploi. Il est maintenant prêt à tout pour retrouver un poste à son niveau, même passer à l'offensive
Rien à déclarer Nothing to declare by Dany Boon( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Belge-Francophobe customs officer is forced to team up with a Frenchman during the elimination of the Franco-Belge borders in the 90s
L'amour est un crime parfait by Arnaud Larrieu( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in French and German and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een docent letterkunde raakt in de problemen wanneer een van zijn studentes spoorloos verdwijnt
La nouvelle Eve by Catherine Corsini( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in French and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camille is having the time of her life, enjoying all that Paris's decadent nightlife has to offer a young single woman. Things change when she meets and falls in love with Alexis, a married father of two and a militant political activist. Alexis, who at first rejects Camille, comes to believe that his fate is intertwined with hers, and so begins their rocky relationship
Haut les coeurs ! by Solveig Anspach( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in French and Chinese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregnant with her first child, Emma discovers she has breast cancer: to go ahead with treatment will kill her unborn child but to delay is likely to kill her. Her doctor strongly advises her to have an abortion because of the incompatibility of treatment and pregnancy. She must decide between her life or the baby's
Potiche the trophy wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her husband is taken hostage by his striking employees, a trophy wife (Deneuve) takes the reins of the family business and proves to be a remarkably effective leader. Business and personal complications arrive in the form of her ex-lover (Depardieu), a former union leader
Verstehen Sie die Béliers?( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Wochenmarkt irgendwo in der französischen Provinz. Hinter ihrem Käsestand steht, wie jede Woche, die gesamte Familie Bélier. Während die Eltern Rodolphe und Gigi sowie Sohn Quentin zwar auffällig freundlich, aber sehr schweigsam sind, ist Tochter Paula umso gesprächiger. Die Kunden im Ort kennen das schon und wundern sich schon lange nicht mehr, dass Paula die Kundenwünsche für ihre Familie in Gebärdensprache übersetzt. Denn alle in der Familie sind gehörlos - bis auf Paula. Doch die Béliers sind ein munterer, verschworener Haufen und weit davon entfernt, die Dinge so zu nehmen wie sind. Bis Paulas Musiklehrer ihre wunderschöne Stimme entdeckt und sie ermuntert, in Paris Gesang zu studieren. Das stellt Paula vor Entscheidungen, die mit ein paar Gebärden nicht zu lösen sind. Dazu kommt, dass Paula sich zu allem Überfluss auch noch verliebt hat ... (Quelle:
Le bal des actrices by Maïwenn Le Besco( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While shooting a documentary about all kinds of actresses, the director falls for one of them
Les invités de mon père My father's guests by Françoise Le Ny( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lucien, 80, causes a small commotion when he announces to his two children that he has married Tatiana, an illegal immigrant, so she and her daughter can escape deportation. His daughter Babette finds out the marriage in question is not as black and white as he wants them to believe. Her older brother Arnaud, a business lawyer, believes his father is being taken advantage of when the latter asks him and Babette to sign a document renouncing their inheritance in favor of Tatiana. Shocked, brother and sister unite to get the young woman out of their father's life"--from
Lulu femme nue by Sólveig Anspach( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

À la suite d'un entretien d'embauche qui se passe mal, Lulu décide de ne pas rentrer chez elle et part en laissant son mari et ses trois enfants. Elle n'a rien prémédité, ça se passe très simplement. Elle s'octroie quelques jours de liberté,seule, sur la côte, sans autre projet que d'en profiter pleinement et sans culpabilité. En chemin, elle va croiser des gens qui sont, eux aussi, au bord du monde : un drôle d'oiseau couvé par ses frères, une vieille qui s'ennuie à mourir et une employée harcelée par sa patronne... Trois rencontres décisives qui vont aider Lulu à retrouver une ancienne connaissance qu'elle a perdu de vue : elle-même.[source jaquette]
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Karin Viard attrice francese

Karin Viard Frans acteur

Karin Viard Frans actrice

Karin Viard fransk skådespelare

Karin Viard fransk skodespelar

Karin Viard fransk skuespiller

Karin Viard französische Schauspielerin

Karin Viard French actress

Karin Viardová

Viard, Karin 1966-

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Карин Виар

Карін Віар

كارين فيلار

کارن ویارد بازیگر فرانسوی

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