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The little prince by Joann Sfar( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
A graphic novel version of the story of an aviator whose plane is forced down in the Sahara Desert where he encounters a little prince from a small planet who relates his adventures in seeking the secret of what is important in life
The rabbi's cat by Joann Sfar( Book )
in English and held by 827 libraries worldwide
When the rabbi's cat wins the gift of speech by swallowing a parakeet, he uses it both to tell lies (that he didn't eat the parakeet, for example) and to tell his own story. But now that he's lied, the rabbi forbids him from talking to his daughter, Zlabya, and vows to educate him in the Torah. For his part, the cat wants to study Kabbalah and he wants a bar mitzvah. But the question of whether a feline can be Jewish must first be intensely debated by the cat and his master. When Zlabya falls in love with a dashing young rabbi, both are crestfallen and jealous, but the journey to meet the young man's secular family in Paris provides additional opportunities for the rabbi and his cat to discuss both the important and petty details of life. Vibrant with the colors, textures, and feeling of a lost world (one where Jews and Arabs easily co-existed) "The Rabbi's Cat is populated with wholly believable and endearing people and one truly unforgettable cat
The professor's daughter by Emmanuel Guibert( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Lillian, the daughter of renowned Egyptologist Professor Bowell, and Imhotep IV, a dashing mummy owned by the professor who is awake for the first time in thirty centuries and is in love with Lillian
Gainsbourg : vie héroïque by Joann Sfar( visu )
47 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 618 libraries worldwide
The untold story of a musical icon. You know the music, but do you know the man? His music was visionary, his lovers were legendary, his life was extraordinary. Gainsbourg takes you on a journey into the world of a musical icon. Based on the remarkable life of iconic French singer, poet, writer and actor Serge Gainsbourg, the film is a bold and evocative imagining of the precocious talent whose music, style and joie de vivre is adored by many. From Gainsbourgs youth growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris, when he was called Lucien Ginsberg, through to his transformation into the hard-living showman, enfant terrible and successful song-writer of the 60s and 70s (famous for his glamorous lovers including Brigitte Bardot and Jane Birkin), to his notoriety in the 80s
Sardine in outer space 2 by Emmanuel Guibert( Book )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Sardine, Little Louie, and Captain Yellow Shoulder must once again stop Supermuscleman, who has built a machine that brainwashes children into obeying
Sardine in outer space by Emmanuel Guibert( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
The adventures of the intrepid Sardine, who travels across the universe meeting cosmic squids, space leeches, talking clouds, and other strange beings
Vampire loves by Joann Sfar( Book )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
The adventures of the vampire Ferdinand and his friends, as they flirt with, cheat on, break up, and make up with all manner of unearthly creatures, including ghosts, other vampires, tree-folk, and the occasional golem
Little Vampire by Joann Sfar( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
An unusual friendship forms between a vampire and a human, when Little Vampire leaves notes on homework Michael has left at school
Le chat du rabbin by Joann Sfar( visu )
27 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in French and held by 393 libraries worldwide
A rabbi's cat magically begins speaking and argues about religion; the rabbi worries about passing a test; then they embark on a journey across Africa with a Russian painter
Little Vampire does Kung Fu! by Joann Sfar( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Little Vampire and his monster companions help their human friend learn to defend himself against a bully
Sardine in outer space by Emmanuel Guibert( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
The Chief Executive Officer of the universe, Supermuscleman, is training all children to obey him. Only the space pirates aboard their ship the Huckleberry--Sardine, her cousin Louie, and her Uncle Yellow--can outwit him and his wicked plan
Little vampire goes to school by Joann Sfar( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
A lonely little vampire, yearning for a friend, gets permission from the other monsters to go to school and makes the acquaintance of a boy who does not believe that vampires are real
The rabbi's cat by Joann Sfar( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
"Joann Sfar's beloved, humorous, and wise talking cat is back for more beautifully illustrated adventures in Algiers and across Africa in the 1930s. While the rabbi is away, his cat tags along with Malka of the Lions (the rabbi's enigmatic cousin), who roams the desert with his ferocious-on-demand lion. Some believe Malka to be a pious Jew, others think he's a shrewd womanizer, but the cat will be the one to discover the surprising truth." "Back in Algiers, the rabbi's daughter, Zlabya, and her new husband fill the house with their fighting, while the city around them fills with a rising tide of anti-Semitism. On a whim, the rabbi's cat, the rabbi, a sheik (also a cousin of the rabbi), and a very misplaced Russian painter set out on a fantastic journey (even encountering a young reporter named Tintin in the Congo) in search of an African Jerusalem. It turns out to be very fortuitous that the rabbi's cat is not just a talking cat, but a multilingual talking cat"--Jacket
Sardine in outer space by Emmanuel Guibert( Book )
31 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Sardine and her uncle, Captain Yellow Shoulder, sail their ship, The Huckleberry, across the universe meeting up with monsters and aliens in order to confront Supermuscleman, who is trying to take over the galaxy
La dame dans l'auto avec des lunettes et un fusil = The lady in the car with glasses and a gun by Joann Sfar( visu )
10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and German and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Secretary takes her boss's car for getaway holiday in the Mediterranean, on the trip, she is recognized by people she has not met before. When a body turns up in her trunk, things get serious as she implicated in a crime she knows nothing about. She must now figure out about to prove she is innocent
Le Petit prince by Joann Sfar( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in French and English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Résumé: Une superbe adaptation du Petit Prince, illustrée de main de maître par le créateur des aventures de Petit Vampire, rendant parfaitement justice à la fragilité du héros, à l'intensité dramatique du conte philosophique empreint de mystère. Un des récits les plus appréciés de la littérature jeunesse du 20e siècle, rédigé ici entre phylactères de la plume manuscrite du bédéiste français. [SDM]
La Bar-Mitsva by Joann Sfar( Book )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and Hebrew and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Le chat du rabbin essaie de répondre à une question fondamentale : peut-on apprendre la Torah à un chat? Le résultat est une fable qui réjouira les amateurs d'Orient, de jolies femmes et de métaphysique. Le pendant félin de "Socrate", de Sfar et Blain
Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life ( visu )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in French and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Taking the best from La Vie En Rose and Amelie renowned comic book artist Joann Sfar's Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life is a completely original take on one of France's greatest mavericks, the illustrious and infamous Jewish singer-songwriter, Serge Gainsbourg (Eric Elmosnino). Born Lucien Ginsburg to Russian-Jewish parents, Sfar follows him from his precocious childhood in Nazi-occupied Paris, to his beginnings as small time jazz musician and finally pop superstar. Along the way he romances many of the era's most beautiful women, including Juliette Greco (Anna Mouglalis), Brigitte Bardot (Laetitia Casta) and Jane Birkin (Lucy Gordon). Employing a witty surrealistic style and a soundtrack that includes many of the musician's greatest hits, Gainsbourg: A Heroic LIfe is a quintessential time capsule to 1960's Paris. Winner! Cesar Awards 2011 - Best Actor, Eric Elmosnino Winner! Cesar Awards 2011 - Best First Film, Joann Sfar (director), Didier Lupfer (producer), Marc Du Pontavice (producer) Winner! Cesar Awards 2011 - Best Sound Winner! etoile d'Or 2011 - Best Actor, Eric Elmosnino Winner! etoile d'Or 2011 - Best Male Newcomer, Eric Elmosnino Winner! Tribeca Film Festival 2010 - Best Actor, Narrative Feature, Eric Elmosnino Winner! Sacramento French Film Festival 2011 - Audience Award
Si Dieu existe : les carnets de Joann Sfar by Joann Sfar( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Entretiens avec Joann Sfar by Joann Sfar( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
« La personnalité baroque de Joann Sfar domine le paysage de la création contemporaine en bande dessinée. En quinze ans de carrière, il a constamment été sous le feu des projecteurs, bâtissant une œuvre généreuse, tentaculaire, protéiforme. 'Le Chat du rabbin', 'Petit Vampire', 'Pascin', 'Donjon', 'Klezmer' sont quelques-unes des œuvres phares d'un auteur qui ne cesse d'écrire, pour lui-même ou ses complices (David B, Emmanuel Guibert, Lewis Trondheim, Christophe Blain, José Luis Munuera, Hervé Tanquerelle, Pénélope Bagieu, Clément Oubrerie). Sfar est aussi réalisateur de films (quatre César et un Grand Prix du festival d'Annecy), il est devenu directeur de collection chez Gallimard et commissaire d'exposition ('Brassens' à la Cité de la Musique), et il se prépare à investir massivement le champ romanesque. 'Recordman' des interviews, il va plus loin dans ce livre de conversations et se livre comme jamais. Thierre Groensteen l'interroge méthodiquement sur sa vie et son oeuvre (l'explication par la biographie étant, chez Sfar, déterminante) et, en grand spécialiste de la bande dessinée, met le doigt sur tous les aspects de son art poétique, le faisant inlassablement parler de sa passion : le dessin. »--
 
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Joann Sfar artist
Joann Sfar francuski rysownik i scenarzysta komiksowy, reżyser filmowy
Joann Sfar Frans auteur
Joann Sfar fransk manusforfattar
Joann Sfar fransk manusförfattare
Joann Sfar fransk manusforfatter
Joann Sfar fransk manuskriptforfatter
Joann Sfar französischer Comiczeichner
Joann Sfar fumettista e regista francese
Joann Sfar skrivagner gallek
Sabaraie, Roran 1971-
... SFAR
Sfar, Joann 1971-
Sfarington Joann 1971-....
Жоанн Сфар
Ջոան Սֆար
ז'ואן ספאר
ספאר, ז'ואן
스파, 요안 1971-
스파, 조안 1971-
스파르, 조안 1971-
ジョアン・スファール
スファール, ジョアン
喬安‧史法
尤安·史法
Languages
French (164)
English (103)
German (5)
Hebrew (2)
Spanish (2)
Dutch (1)
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