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Almendros, Nestor

Works: 314 works in 831 publications in 13 languages and 12,625 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Documentary films  Comedy films  History  Western films  Biography  Romance films  War films 
Roles: Cinematographer, Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Director, Other, Composer, Performer, fmd, Actor, Interviewee, adi
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Nestor Almendros
Publications by Nestor Almendros
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Most widely held works by Nestor Almendros
Kramer vs. Kramer by Robert Benton( visu )
22 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,852 libraries worldwide
When his wife walks out, Ted Kramer and his six-year-old son have a chance to really get to know each other. Then Ted's wife returns and she wants her son back
Places in the heart by Ban dun( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1930's in Waxahachie, Texas. Against this Depression-torn background, unforgettable characters meet and collide. Its emotionally gripping story centers around Edna Spalding (Sally Fields) and her unending struggle against extraordinary hardships
Days of heaven by Terrence Malick( visu )
18 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 812 libraries worldwide
The story of a drifter from Chicago whose girlfriend falls in love with a shy, rich Texan
Le dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( visu )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 698 libraries worldwide
A story of love and adventure set in the milieu of the theatre during the German occupation of Paris in 1942. The theatre continues to operate amid Gestapo agents, black-marketeers, resistance fighters and Nazi collaborators
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( visu )
14 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Adele Hugo's obsessive love affair which led her to run away from home to follow her womanizing lover across an ocean to Halifax, Nova Scotia
L'enfant sauvage = Wild child by François Truffaut( visu )
17 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Un jeune garçon nu, farouche et ne sachant pas parler, est trouvé par des villageois dans la forêt. Il est recueilli par le Dr Itard (François Truffaut), qui se consacre entièrement à son éducation et le prénomme Victor. Civiliser le jeune garçon s'avère une mission ardue et délicate, faite de satisfaction et de frustration
Koko, a talking gorilla by Barbet Schroeder( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and French and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Koko, a six-year-old gorilla, is the subject of a controversial Stanford University research project conducted by Penny Patterson. A perceptive simian who communicates with humans via sign language, Koko knows more than 300 signs and can combine them to make new hybrid descriptions. Director Schroeder and cinematographer Almendros present a visual argument exposing the contradictions that arise when scientific experiments are used to graph human behavior onto animals
Pauline a la plage = [Pauline at the beach] by Éric Rohmer( visu )
24 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in French and held by 363 libraries worldwide
A teenager, Pauline, and her first boyfriend observe the adult antics around them
Ma nuit chez Maud by Éric Rohmer( visu )
17 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in French and German and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Jean-Louis Trintignant plays an engineer seeking the perfect mate. Just when he thinks he has found her, he finds himself accidentally spending the night sharing the bed of a seductive divorcee, Maud
Goin' south by Jack Nicholson( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
An unwashed outlaw is saved from the rope when a young girl promises to marry and reform him
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by Jean-Pierre Léaud( visu )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Two English sisters at the turn of the century are in love with the same man for seven years. His inability to choose between them (compounded by his overpossessive mother), and the girls' own powerful passions-- both expressed and repressed-- create a painful, emotionally charged triangle
Domicile conjugal = Bed and board by François Truffaut( visu )
19 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in French and German and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Antoine Doinel s'est marié avec Christine Darbon, qui donne des leçons de violon. Antoine teint des fleurs dans la cour de l'immeuble où ils habitent. parmi leurs voisins, on trouve un chanteur d'opéra et sa femme, un séquestré volontaire, une serveuse amoureuse, un homme mystérieux surnommé "l'étrangleur". Antoine change de métier et se fait engager dans une compagnie américaine. Christine attend un enfant qui s'appellera Alphonse. Antoine fait la connaissance de Kyoto, une belle japonaise avec laquelle il a une aventure. le torchon brùle au sein du couple Doinel
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( visu )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in French and Italian and held by 257 libraries worldwide
The conclusion of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now in his thirties, in the process of divorcing Christine, enjoying moderate success as a novelist, and clinging to his romantic fantasies. The newly single Doinel finds a new object of his affections in Sabine, a record store salesgirl whom he pursues with the belief that without love, one is nothing. Along the way he renews his acquaintance with previous loves and confronts his past
Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O-- by Éric Rohmer( visu )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
During the Napoleonic wars, a young widow who is saved from an attempted rape finds herself mysteriously pregnant several months later. Unaware of how this happened, she is sent away by her family and ends up marrying her rescuer, whom she doesn't know is the child's father
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by François Truffaut( visu )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and held by 210 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Julien Vercel, qui dirige une agence immobilière, est soupçonné du meurtre de Massoulier, l'amant de sa femme. Les faits sont contre lui, d'autant que sa femme meurt assassinée à son domicile. Caché dans son agence, Julien Vercel laisse sa secrétaire, la brune Barbara Becker, mener l'enquête. De péripétie en péripétie, de rebondissement en rebondissement, Barbara finira par découvrir l'identité du vrai coupable."
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. IV, La collectionneuse by Éric Rohmer( visu )
16 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Two older men spend their holidays in a house near St. Tropez with a young girl who collects men the way some people collect art. Both men try to resist being added to her collection, however, they soon fall victim to her charm
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( visu )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The story of Bertrand Morane, a bachelor who is obsessed with women. Bertrand is no Don Juan-he is an intelligent and sensitive man who adores women of all ages, shapes and sizes. In an effort to understand his obsession, Bertrand writes his memoirs and remembers all the women he has loved
Paris vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, Rouch by Jean Douchet( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Six directors release six vignettes set in different sections of Paris. Includes: Saint-Germain-des-Pres (Douchet); Gare du Nord (Rouch); Rue Saint-Denis (Pollet); Place de l'Etoile (Rhomer); Montparnasse and Levallois (Godard); and La Muette (Chabrol)
Nadine by Robert Benton( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
When an Austin, Texas woman tries to get back pictures from a sleazy photographer, she and her almost ex-husband find photos of another kind and the financial opportunity of a lifetime
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Alternative Names
Almendros Cuyás, Néstor 1930-1992
Almendros i Cuyàs, Néstor 1930-1992
Almendros, Néstor
Almendros, Nestor 1930-1992
Néstor Almendros chef opérateur
Néstor Almendros direttore della fotografia e regista spagnolo
Néstor Almendros hiszpański operator filmowy
Néstor Almendros Spaans filmregisseur
Néstor Almendros Spanischer Kameramann und Filmregisseur
Néstor Almendros Spanish cinematographer and film director
Nestor, John 1930-1992
Νέστορ Αλμέντρος
Нестор Альмендрос
נסטור אלמנדרוס
نستور آلمندروس
ნესტორ ალმენდეროსი
アルメンドロス, ネストール
French (174)
English (60)
German (37)
Spanish (34)
Italian (6)
Chinese (3)
Danish (3)
Japanese (2)
Turkish (1)
Swedish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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