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Tavernier, Bertrand

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'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
34 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 892 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 )
23 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 837 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. A tangled web of past and present murders converge in a shocking showdown with stakes that become deeply personal to Robicheaux and his family
Coup de torchon by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
61 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 652 libraries worldwide
After Lucien Cordier, the only police officer in a small African village, is ridiculed by the local pimp, cheated on by his 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 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
Make way for tomorrow ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home
The Lumière Brothers' first films ( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 500 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 489 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 365 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
Un dimanche à la campagne A Sunday in the country ( visu )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and held by 345 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 )
45 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 343 libraries worldwide
A teacher struggles to make a difference in the lives of his students
Laissez-passer Safe conduct ( visu )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 306 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
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul The clockmaker by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
37 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 269 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 259 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 253 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
The French minister ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a human whirlwind and a man confident in France's importance on the world stage. In this hilarious send-up of diplomacy and international politics, he takes on American neo-cons, corrupt Russians and the opportunistic Chinese while his hapless speech writer endures the eccentricities of his megalomaniacal boss and his sycophantic entourage
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 )
29 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
L.627 by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
39 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 163 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 )
25 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A film about southern culture and music, poor people who create art out of their lives, and the enduring cross cultural friendship of two unusual moviemakers
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
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Tavernier, Bernard 1941-
タヴェルニエ, ベルトラン
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