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Yanne, Jean

Works: 406 works in 866 publications in 6 languages and 6,006 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Biography  Anecdotes  Quotations  Fiction  Motion pictures  Legends 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Producer, Singer, Lyricist, Composer, Director, Other, Costume designer, Scenarist, Film editor, Contributor, Host, Illustrator, Collaborator, Production personnel, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Indochine by Régis Wargnier( visu )
32 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
Set in French Indochina in the 1930s as the Vietnamese begin to rebel against French colonialism. Dramatizes the last years of French rule through the relationship between plantation owner Eliane and her adopted daughter, an orphaned Annamese princess, who becomes a Vietnamese revolutionary after having a child by Eliane's former lover, a French officer
Week end by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
24 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 670 libraries worldwide
A middle class couple on a weekend trip get caught up in an armed liberation struggle. A sarcastic portrait of France in 1967
Le boucher by Claude Chabrol( visu )
37 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 487 libraries worldwide
In a provincial French town, a sophisticated schoolmistress avoids attachments but strikes up a congenial friendship with the charmingly passionate local butcher, a veteran of Indochina. As a serial killer spreads terror throughout the countryside, the effort of these two people to come back from their emotional islands to some kind of mutual understanding and reality builds from oblique tenderness and humor to shattering tragedy
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( visu )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Set in 1840, Madame Bovary is the story of a provincial woman. She seeks fulfillment in marriage, only to fail. She then looks to a gay social life, then religion, then to adultery. Her futile attempts toward happiness lead her only to ruinous debt and suicide
The horseman on the roof Le hussard sur le toit by J.-P Rappeneau( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in French and held by 373 libraries worldwide
In a world ravaged by revolution and violence, two strangers--a handsome renegade and a beautiful countess--find their only chance for survival in each other! Together they undertake a perilous cross-country journey where they will also discover unmatched danger, excitement ... and passion!
Weekend by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
28 editions published between 1697 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
A middle class couple on a weekend trip get caught up in an armed liberation struggle. A sarcastic portrait of France in 1967
Que la bête meure by Claude Chabrol( visu )
28 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 234 libraries worldwide
A writer searches for the hit-and-run driver who killed his young son
Lancelot du Lac de Robert Bresson ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Lancelot is a ruthless and ignoble opportunist who returns from his impossible futile mission to locate the Holy Grail, only to callously rekindle his affair with the Lady Guinevere. He feels that he needs her consolation because of the heavy casualties and the disappointment of a failed mission
Lancelot du lac by Robert Bresson( visu )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in French and Italian and held by 194 libraries worldwide
In this compelling and hypnotic film about the Arthurian legend, the Knights of the Round Table, their numbers depleted by their bloody and fruitless quest for the Holy Grail, return to King Arthur's court. Lancelot's passionate relationship with Queen Guinevere causes the Knights to fall out amongst themselves, which will eventually be their downfall
Touche pas a la femme blanche Don't touch the white woman by Marco Ferreri( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Marco Ferreri transplants the Battle of Little Big Horn to the site of a demolished Parisian mall and presents his take on the classic American Western, sympathizing with the Indians instead of the cowboys. DVD extra includes: Excerpt from the documentary 'Marco Ferreri: The Director Who Came From the Future
Victory ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
A reclusive and hard-hearted man living on a private island in the Dutch East Indies must protect his home, and the woman he rescues and eventually comes to love, from two brutish villains bent on revenge. Told by a sea captain at a hotel in the port town of Surabaya where Dutch entrepreneurs come to drink and wind down while listening to an all-female orchestra led by a creepy conductor
The Wolf at the door ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
The middle period of the life of artist Paul Gauguin are brought to life
À la mode In fashion ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
A young man goes from rags to riches in the fashion design industry of Paris
Nous ne vieillirons pas ensemble by Maurice Pialat( visu )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 78 libraries worldwide
"Jean (Jean Yanne) and Catherine (Marlène Jobert) are a couple whose every move charts an advancement deeper into an emotional warzone. Theirs is the classic and the tragic case of an emotional abuse centred around a perplexing, but powerful, interdependency. As the moment approaches wherein the relationship can no longer perpetuate its cycle of weekend holidays, apologies, and submissions, Maurice Pialat discloses all the ways in which the future might be at once liberated, and enslaved, by the past"--Container
Regarde les hommes tomber by Jacques Audiard( visu )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in French and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Simon is a sales representative about fifty years old. When Mickey, his cop friend, is shot, Simon leaves everything to find the murderers. Two years before, Marx, an old gambler, met Frederic, a young man that does not look very smart and started to follow him everywhere (as a puppy) and changed his name to Johnny to please Marx. Of course, Simon's story is related to the story of Marx and Johnny. But the thriller is only a pretext for a psychological description of the three main characters
Le pacte des loups by Christophe Gans( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and German and held by 44 libraries worldwide
"Inspired by actual events, this epic thriller retraces the myth of the 'Beast of Gévaudan' during the reign of Louis XV in 1766 France. Inexplicably depraved killings by an unseen 'monster' terrorize the people of France. As the attacks multiply, the King becomes desperate to end the fear and delegates Grégoire de Fronsac, a renowed scientist, and Mani, a Mohawk Indian, to hunt and destroy the beast"--Container
Attention bandits by Claude Lelouch( visu )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"A fairy tale love story centered around jewel thieves and murderers ... Simon's quest for revenge and a love story between his daughter and some unforeseen suitors"--Container
La France de Jean Yanne by Dominique de Roux( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in French and English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
See how they fall ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
A salesman tries to find the murderer of his best friend, a cop named Mickey. To do this, he realizes that he must abandon everything he knows
Pensées, répliques, textes et anecdotes by Jean Yanne( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A travers des pensées essaimées, au fil des ans, des textes d'humeur souvent mauvaise, des méchancetés jamais gratuites, Jean Yanne nous offre ses pensées inédites, un bréviaire du dérisoire, une leçon d'humour
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Alternative Names
Gouyé, Jean
Gouyé, Jean 1933-2003 Wirklicher Name
Gouyé, Jean Roger.
French (235)
German (17)
English (14)
Spanish (6)
Italian (2)
Japanese (1)
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