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Tavernier, Bertrand

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'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
36 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 900 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
In the electric mist by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 822 libraries worldwide
While on an investigation into a series of grisly murders, veteran detective Dave Robicheaux navigates his way through the Louisiana bayou and the dark, sultry world of New Orleans mobster 'Baby Feet' Balboni. Layers of corruption and long-dead secrets reawaken grudges and a lethal alliance
Coup de torchon by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
60 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Recounts events in the life of the French police chief in a small African village. As his problems mount (with his wife, his mistress, the local pimp) the officer begins to get rid of those causing his difficulties, in this comedy/drama
La vie et rien d'autre by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
41 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Two years after World War I, Major Dellaplane helps two women search for the men they have lost in the war
The Lumière Brothers' first films ( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
A look at the birth of the motion picture through 85 of the more than 1,500 films made by the Lumière Brothers between 1895 and 1897. These films include views of Moscow, New York, Paris, Saigon, and Jerusalem; vignettes of life in France; and comedy shorts
La princesse de Montpensier by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
11 editions published in 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Set in the 16th century, Marie de Mezieres is deeply in love with her dashing cousin Henri de Guise. However, due to her father's political ambitions, she is forced into a marriage with the well-connected Philippe de Montpensier, who she has never met. When Philippe is called away to fight, she is left in the care of Count Chabannes, an aging nobleman. It isn't long before she is exposed to the sexual and political intrigues of court
Le corbeau The raven ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Poison pen letters disturb a small provincial town in France
Laissez-passer Safe conduct by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
36 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Set in wartime France, this film depicts life during the Nazi occupation, against the background of the French film industry. The story follows two men who struggle to maintain their integrity while working for the German controlled Continental Film Studios
Un dimanche à la campagne A Sunday in the country ( visu )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Monsieur Ladmiral, an aging impressionist painter, spends his usual Sunday afternoon visit with his family ruminating over life's small pleasures and inevitable disappointments until his daughter Irene arrives. Irene, a whirlwind of activity for whom life itself is an art, has a magical reviving effect on her father and the world suddenly takes on the beautiful hues and feelings of an Impressionist masterpiece
Ça commence aujourd'hui It all starts today by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
42 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 334 libraries worldwide
A teacher struggles to make a difference in the lives of his students
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul The clockmaker by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
35 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
A simple watchmaker's life is transformed when he learns that his son has committed a robbery and murder
Capitaine Conan by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
28 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in French and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Conan, a dedicated career soldier, serves the band of fifty French irregulars under his command in the Great War. After the signing of the 1919 Armistice, Conan lays down his arms but his troops continue to fight
Un dimanche à la campagne by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at family life in pre-World War I France; a man and his family visits his father, an aging Impressionist painter
La Guerre sans nom : les appelés d'Algérie, 1954-1962 by Patrick Rotman( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in French and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Daddy nostalgie by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
30 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 176 libraries worldwide
"The setting is the Riviera in autumn. A retired English businessman has just been through heart surgery but it has, apparently, done little to relieve his constant pain or improve his long-term survival prospects. During his recuperation Caroline, his adult daughter, comes from Paris to be with him and her mother, Miche, and she and her father begin to communicate as adults for the first time." -- Container
Mississippi blues by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 168 libraries worldwide
The two directors meander through rural Mississippi in search of the spirit of local music and society. Highlights the heritage of William Faulkner, the role of Black churches, and gospel and blues music
L.627 by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
39 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Using the French anti-drug statute L.627 as its title and collaborating with a fifteen-year veteran of the Paris police, Tavernier plunges into the story of Lulu, a quietly dedicated narcotics cop who becomes part of a small, ill-equiped, but spirited drug squad often taking the law into their own hands
Amis américains : entretiens avec les grands auteurs d'Hollywood by Bertrand Tavernier( Book )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in French and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Entretiens du cinéaste passionné de cinéma américain avec des réalisateurs et des scénaristes américains comme John Ford, Tay Garnett, Henry Hathaway ,Edgar G. Ulmer, William A.. Wellman, Budd Oscar Boetticher, Delmer Daves, Stanley Donen, Robert Parrish, Richard Quine, Jacques Tourneur, John Huston, André De Toth, Roger Corman, Sidney Buchman, Edward Chodorov, Carl Foreman, Julian Halevy Zimet, Philiip Yordan, Herbert J. Biberman, John Berry, Abraham Polonsky, Elia Kazan, Joseph Losey, Robert Altman, Alexander Payne, Joe Dane, etc. Prix littéraire de la critique cinéma 1993
Revenge of the Musketeers ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in French and held by 114 libraries worldwide
A conspiracy to overthrow the King of France leads to courage, passion & adventure
Le Juge et l'assassin The judge & the assassin ( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in French and held by 105 libraries worldwide
"During the hysteria of the Dreyfus Affair, a mad former soldier terrorizes the French countryside, murdering young boy and girl shepherds. An upright, ambitious judge realizes after a series of remarkable confrontations that the killer is insane but hypocritically finds him lucid so he can be executed for political advantage"--Container
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Tavernier, Bernard 1941-
タヴェルニエ, ベルトラン
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