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Resnais, Alain 1922-

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Nuit et brouillard Night and fog by Alain Resnais( visu )
166 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,375 libraries worldwide
A documentary film with counterpoints words and music, still and motion pictures, past and present, and living and dead to depict the world of the German concentration camp
Hiroshima mon amour by Alain Resnais( visu )
207 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 2,160 libraries worldwide
A Japanese architect and a French actress engage in a brief intense affair in Hiroshima in 1959. Both deal with their personal memories of World War II--he by articulating his firsthand experience with nuclear disaster, she by remembering her traumatic affair with a German soldier
L'Année dernière a Marienbad by Alain Resnais( visu )
73 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
Toute la mémoire du monde: "A poetic piece about the French national library in Paris and the archiving of memory that looks forward to his later films." -- Disc menu
Last year at Marienbad by Alain Robbe-Grillet( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1987 in English and held by 881 libraries worldwide
Hiroshima mon amour by Marguerite Duras( Book )
99 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Een heftige liefdesaffaire tussen een gehuwde Franse actrice en een gehuwde Japanse architect tegen de achtergrond van de door de oorlog geschonden stad Hiroshima roept herinneringen bij haar op aan haar eerste liefde voor een Duitse soldaat tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog
L'année dernière à Marienbad; [ciné-roman by Alain Robbe-Grillet( Book )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in French and held by 755 libraries worldwide
Mon oncle d'Amerique My uncle from America by Alain Resnais( visu )
62 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Roger Corman presents Alain Resnais' Mon oncle d'Amerique: a case study of three characters focusing on their pursuit of careers. This is intercut with segments of a lecture from Prof. Henri Laborit, a behavioral scientist speaking in pure documentary fashion, contributing his theories on memory. Also intercuts footage from other movies
Les herbes folles by Alain Resnais( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 442 libraries worldwide
A lost wallet opens the door to Georges and Marguerite's romantic adventure. After examining the ID of its owner, it is not a simple matter for Georges to turn the wallet he has found into the police. Nor can Marguerite retrieve her wallet without being piqued with curiosity about the person who found it. As George and Marguerite navigate the social protocols of giving and acknowledging thanks, turbulence enters their everyday lives
Muriel, ou, Le temps d'un retour by Alain Resnais( visu )
44 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 431 libraries worldwide
A lonely woman is trying to sort her memories and present desires for the resumption of a long past love
La Guerre est finie by Jorge Semprún( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 420 libraries worldwide
La guerre est finie by Alain Resnais( visu )
61 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 397 libraries worldwide
A Spanish revolutionary maintains his ideals even though he is warned he will be sold out. Aging, tired leftist Montand travels from Spain to Paris, reports to his political associates, and visits mistress Thulin
Last year at Marienbad L'année dernière à Marienbad by Alain Resnais( visu )
71 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Surrounded by guests in an old mansion, the narrator tries to persuade a woman that they have met before, and that she has agreed to leave her husband and go away with him
Cœurs Private fears in public places by Alain Resnais( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Interweaves multiple stories set in a magically snowbound Paris where six lonely souls converge and commingle in their search for lasting connections
Pas sur la bouche by Alain Resnais( visu )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Gilberte is happily married to Georges, a wealthy businessman who is unaware of his wife's previous marriage. Only Gilberte's unmarried sister, Arlette knows the truth. Then one day, Georges comes home and announces he's about to strike a deal with a fabulously wealthy American named Eric Thompson, who's on his way to Paris, and just happens to be Gilberte's ex-husband. Further complicating matters are family friend Huguette, who has a crush on Charley, who has been pursuing Gilberte ... resulting in a series of misunderstandings and farcical situations
On connaît la chanson by Alain Resnais( visu )
65 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Six characters in search of love and luxury departments [c.f. Halliwell's Film & Video Guide]
Stavisky ... by Jorge Semprún( Book )
13 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in French and English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Stavisky by Alain Resnais( visu )
37 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 222 libraries worldwide
An exquisite recounting of the climatic days in 1933 in the career of Stavisky, the con man turned international financier whose ruin resulted in political scandal and his own mysterious death
La Pointe-Courte ( visu )
4 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in French and held by 217 libraries worldwide
The great Agnes Varda's film career began with this graceful, penetrating study of a marriage on the rocks, set against the backdrop of a small Mediterranean fishing village. Both a stylized depiction of the complicated relationship between a married couple and a documentary-like look at the daily struggles of the locals, Varda's discursive, gorgeously filmed debut was radical enough to later be considered one of the progenitors of the coming French new wave
Melo by Alain Resnais( visu )
25 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Melo tells the story of Marcel and Pierre, two friends who are also concert violinists. While Marcel has gone on to stardom, Pierre has settled into a family life with his wife Romaine. Pierre is unaware that Romaine is having an affair with Marcel
I want to go home by Alain Resnais( visu )
30 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Joey Wellman, a cantankerous American cartoonist, accepts an invitation to come to an exhibition in Paris, because his estranged daughter Elsie is a student there. He arrives with his girlfriend Lena, and very soon wants to go home as the culture shock is too much for him
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controlled identity Réval, Alex, 1922-2014

Leinai, Alun, 1922-2014
Renais, Alain, 1922-2014
Rene, Alen, 1922-
Rene, Alen, 1922-2014
French (879)
English (128)
German (23)
Spanish (23)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (8)
Chinese (3)
Japanese (3)
Dutch (3)
Turkish (2)
Catalan (1)
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