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Aurenche, Jean

Overview
Works: 204 works in 701 publications in 8 languages and 4,400 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Interviews  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Film noir  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Interviewer, Conceptor, Film editor, Author of introduction, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jean Aurenche
Publications by Jean Aurenche
Publications by Jean Aurenche, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jean Aurenche
 
Most widely held works by Jean Aurenche
Jeux interdits by René Clément( visu )
38 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 936 libraries worldwide
An orphaned girl and a young farm boy form an unusual friendship in the aftermath of World War II
Coup de torchon by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
26 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 493 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 pimps) the officer begins to get rid of those causing his difficulties
Gervaise by René Clément( visu )
31 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 414 libraries worldwide
A story of mid-19th-century Parisian slums in which a young girl's dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed by a drunken husband
Jeux interdits Forbidden games ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and Chinese and held by 157 libraries worldwide
A timeless evocation of the loss of innocence, Rene Clement's devastating Forbidden games tells the story of a young orphan and her friend forced to fend for themselves in World War II France
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul The clockmaker ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 146 libraries worldwide
A simple watchmaker's life is transformed when he learns that his son has committed a robbery and murder
Hôtel du nord by Marcel Carné( visu )
36 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
A young couple agree on a suicide pact as life's rigors seem too difficult for them. They choose the Hotel du Nord in which to end their lives. Aumont shoots his sweet-heart, but fails to carry out his end of the agreement
The hunchback of Notre Dame ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
The beautiful Esmeralda befriends Quasimodo, the mysterious hunchback who hides in the bell tower of Notre Dame Cathedral
La symphonie pastorale Pastoral symphony ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in French and held by 133 libraries worldwide
A well-meaning Swiss pastor takes a blind orphan into his home in a mountain village. As she grows into a beautiful woman, his passion for her destroys the happiness of his wife and son
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul A watchmaker of Lyon by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
24 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 116 libraries worldwide
"Michel Descombes est un paisible horloger dans un vieux quartier de Lyon. Il va apprendre à mieux connaître son fils le jour dramatique où celui-ci tue un homme
Que la fête commence Let joy reign supreme by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in French and German and held by 96 libraries worldwide
France, 1719. Louis 14th died four years ago and Philippe d'Orleans is the new regent. This film is a description of the court in this famed period of transition where the French Revolution smolders
La traversée de Paris by Claude Autant-Lara( visu )
19 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Jean Gabin stars as a rogue in WWII France transporting a slaughtered pig (in four suitcases!) from a butcher to the black market, trying to avoid watchful Nazis and other pitfalls along the way. Serio-comic film questioning wartime morality
Le Juge et l'assassin The judge & the assassin by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
19 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 77 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
Le diable au corps by Claude Autant-Lara( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in French and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Le rouge et le noir by Claude Autant-Lara( visu )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Set in 1830's France, the ambitious son of a carpenter challenges the rigid social order of the time when he becomes a private tutor
La symphonie pastorale by Jean Delannoy( visu )
21 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 50 libraries worldwide
A well-meaning Swiss pastor takes a blind orphan into his home in a mountain village. As she grows into a beautiful woman, his passion for her destroys the happiness of his wife and son
Molière pour rire et pour pleurer ( Book )
7 editions published in 1973 in French and Undetermined and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Notre-Dame de Paris by Jean Delannoy( visu )
26 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Mientras baila en una plaza, la gitana Esmeralda es descubierta por Jehan. Obsesionado por su belleza, el hombre ordenará a Quasimodo, el campanero jorobado de Notre Dame, secuestrarla. Pero cuando Quasimodo es capturado y azotado, Esmeralda será la única que le demuestre su bondad
The clockmaker ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In Tavernier's 1973 filmmaking debut, a tranquil man of Lyons has his life shattered when he learns that his son is wanted for murder. As he stuggles to emerge from his self-willed solitude and create real communication with his son, the police and media add to his burden
L'auberge rouge by Claude Autant-Lara( visu )
15 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in French and held by 41 libraries worldwide
"Les propriétaires d'une auberge des Cévennes ont pris l'habitude de tuer leurs clients pour les détrousser. Un soir d'hiver, n'ayant pas eu le temps d'enterrer leur dernière victime, ils en font un bonhomme de neige. Mais un moine et son compagnon de voyage connaissent la vérité et vont tenter de confondre les aubergistes
La Suite à l'écran : entretiens by Jean Aurenche( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in French and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Fameux scénariste du cinéma français des années 40 (René Clément, Claude Autant-Lara...), puis de Bertrand Tavernier, Jean Aurenche livre ici ses souvenirs : le surréalisme, Cocteau, le cinéma sous l'Occupation, l'irruption de la nouvelle vague
 
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Alternative Names
Aurence, J. 1904-1992
オーランシュ, ジャン
Languages
French (283)
English (11)
German (9)
Japanese (4)
Spanish (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
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