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Tavernier, Bertrand

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'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
45 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 914 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 )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 811 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 )
56 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
After Lucien Cordier, the only police officer in a small African village is ridiculed by the local pimp, cheated on by is wife, and suffers his mistresses being beaten, he begins to get rid of the evil ones in his life
La vie et rien d'autre Life and nothing but by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
63 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Summary: "...set in Eastern France, shortly after the First World War. The great French actor Philippe Noiret, in his 100th film role, gives an outstanding performance as Major Dellaplane, assigned with the grim task of finding and identifying 350,000 French soldiers listed as missing in action. In the course of his work he encounters the beautiful Irene (Sabine Azéma ), who is seeking her husband and with whom he falls in love."[back cover note]
Un dimanche à la campagne by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
44 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 619 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
The Lumière Brothers' first films ( visu )
11 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 519 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 )
10 editions published in 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 472 libraries worldwide
"A sweeping and romantic historical epic"--Container
Ça commence aujourd'hui It all starts today by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
54 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 362 libraries worldwide
A teacher struggles to make a difference in the lives of his students
Le corbeau The raven ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 361 libraries worldwide
A mysterious writer of poison pen letters, known only as Le Corbeau, plagues a French provincial town, unwittingly exposing the collective suspicion and rancor seething beneath the community's calm surface. The spirit of paranoid pettiness and self-loathing turns the occupied French town into a twentieth-century Salem style witch-hunt
Laissez-passer Safe conduct ( visu )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 311 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
Capitaine Conan by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
31 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 260 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
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 190 libraries worldwide
Daddy nostalgie by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
26 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 6 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
Le Juge et l'assassin The judge & the assassin by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
32 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 175 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
L.627 by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
35 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 167 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
Mississippi blues by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Oxford, Mississippi, discusses and documents the role of the blues among rural Southern Blacks. Footage of performances, including music in Black churches, are mixed with scenes depicting the poverty of rural Southern life
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul The clockmaker ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A simple watchmaker's life is transformed when he learns that his son has committed a robbery and murder
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul A watchmaker of Lyon by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
35 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 133 libraries worldwide
A simple watchmaker's life is transformed when he learns that his son has committed a robbery and murder
Revenge of the Musketeers ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in French and held by 118 libraries worldwide
A conspiracy to overthrow the King of France leads to courage, passion & adventure
Amis américains : entretiens avec les grands auteurs d'Hollywood by Bertrand Tavernier( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in French and held by 118 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
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Tavernier, Bernard, 1941-
タヴェルニエ, ベルトラン
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