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Demy, Jacques

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Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( visu )
178 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,854 libraries worldwide
Geneviève (Catherine Deneuve), a shop assistant, falls in love with Guy (Nino Castelnuovo), a gas station mechanic. A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French
Duets by Tony Bennett( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Legendary crooner Tony Bennett returns with a new collection of superstar duets that includes collaborations with Carrie Underwood, Josh Groban, and Lady Gaga. Duets II also includes Bennett and Amy Winehouse performing Body and Soul
Les Demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( visu )
100 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 617 libraries worldwide
A romantic musical about two artistic twin sisters and two men, who are looking for love without realizing their ideal partner is nearby
Peau d'ane Donkey skin by Jacques Demy( visu )
58 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 538 libraries worldwide
Based on a story by Charles Perrault, Donkey skin takes place in an amorphous medieval kingdom of a king (Jean Marais), his queen, and their beautiful daughter, the princess (Catherine Deneuve). When the queen dies, the king takes an oath that he will only marry a woman more beautiful than she. Unable to find such a woman, the king settles upon the unlikely candidate of his daughter. In horror the princess flees, helped by her sassy fairy godmother (Delphine Seyrig). Mystical, surreal, and fantastical events as well as several musical numbers by Demy's longtime collaborator, Michel Legrand, lead the princess to flee the castle in the skin of her father's favorite donkey (it had bowel movements of jewels and gold). Her new existence as a filthy scullion named "Donkey Skin" is thankless and sad, and the princess longs for love. When a neighboring Prince comes to town a romance is born, and proceedings of epic fairy tale proportions lead the prince and the former princess "Donkey Skin" together, bringing this extravagantly filmed, whimsical and decorative tale full circle
Lola by Jacques Demy( visu )
70 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
New Wave director Jacques Demy made his filmmaking debut with this free-flowing feature about a cabaret singer and her amorous encounters. Awaiting the return of her lover who left her with child seven years earlier, Lola fills her life with performing and love affairs. Although attracted to a childhood friend, the romance ends abruptly with the unexpected return of her long-lost lover who whisks her away in his white Cadillac
Bay of angels by Jacques Demy( visu )
39 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 286 libraries worldwide
A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Microfilms by Serge Daney( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Une chambre en ville by Jacques Demy( visu )
20 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 143 libraries worldwide
In this musical melodrama set against the backdrop of a workers' strike in Nantes, Dominique Sanda plays a young woman who wishes to leave her brutish husband for an earthy steelworker, though he is involved with another. Unbeknownst to the girl, the object of her affection boards with her no-nonsense baroness mother
Événement le plus important depuis que l'homme a marché sur la lune by Jacques Demy( visu )
25 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in French and English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A comic fantasy of role reversal. A happy loving couple, Marco and Irene, lead a happy, normal life until one day ... the rabbit dies. Outrageous, but true ... Marco is in the family way
Jacquot by Agnès Varda( visu )
36 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Jacquot is a boy who is so fascinated with movies that he trades his toys for his first movie camera at the age of seven. Based on the life of filmmaker Jacques Demy
The Pied Piper by Jacques Demy( visu )
19 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A wandering piper is hired by a selfish mayor to rid his village of rats; but when the mayor refuses to pay him, the piper plays his way out of town, leading all the children of Hamelin after him--never to be seen again
Les parapluies de Cherbourg un film by Michel Legrand( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The essential Jacques Demy by Jacques Demy( visu )
4 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Fate and coincidence, doomed love, and storybook romance surface throughout the French director's films, many of which are further united by the intersecting lives of characters who either appear or are referenced across titles
Model shop ( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 libraries worldwide
George Matthews cannot seem to get himself worked up about anything: the girlfriend he is about to lose, his soon-to-be repossessed car, or even his draft notice. One day, he sees a beautiful but detached model and he begins to follow her. From Malibu Beach to Beverly Hills mansions to Santa Monica Boulevard's cheap strip joints, Los Angeles is critically examined
La Nouvelle Vague par elle-même The New Wave by itself by Robert Valey( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in French and held by 61 libraries worldwide
French film directors discuss how the post-war film movement in France attempted to revitalize cinema. Includes film clips from some of their most important works
The umbrellas of Cherbourg : vocal selections = Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Michel Legrand( score )
16 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Trois places pour le 26 by Jacques Demy( visu )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in French and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Yves Montand plays himself in this musical. He arrives in Marseilles by train to film his autobiography but in his spare time searches for his first love Mylène who is already married and has a daughter who dreams of starring in a musical. The film is seen as a retrospective on Demy's life and also Montand's
Les 7 péchés capitaux ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Multiple languages and English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Eight vignettes explore each of the seven deadly sins--avarice, anger, sloth, lust, envy, gluttony, and pride--as well as a new vice
Le bel indifférent by Jacques Demy( visu )
10 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in French and held by 36 libraries worldwide
La naissance du jour: Film explores the life of an aging woman who accepts the fact that she is alone and would never be involved in a relationship again. She must now transfer her attention to nature and accept the limits of human relationships
Lola Model shop by Jacques Demy( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Model shop: George is unable to commit to anything, even to his girlfriend Georgia. He has an affair with a French woman who works in a Model shop in Los Angeles and spends his last twelve dollars photographing her. He soon realizes that she also has unresolved problems as he does
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Iacobus Demy
Jacques Demy
Jacques Demy Film director
Jacques Demy Frans filmregisseur
Jacques Demy französischer Filmregisseur
Jacques Demy regista francese
Jaques Demy
Деми, Жак
Жак Деми
Жак Демі Французький кінорежисер
Жак Дэмі
ז'אק דמי
ژاک دمی
데미, 자크 1931-1990
드미, 자크 1931-1990
자크 데미
ドゥミー, ジャック
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