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Menegoz, Margaret

Overview
Works: 166 works in 569 publications in 8 languages and 11,030 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Historical films  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Producer, pmn, fmp, Production personnel, Editor, Actor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Margaret Menegoz
Publications by Margaret Menegoz
Most widely held works by Margaret Menegoz
Amour by Michael Haneke( visu )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in French and English and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack. The couple’s bond of love is severely tested
Europa Europa = Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( visu )
26 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
Jewish by religion, brought up as a Communist, given elitarian training by the Nazis - that is the story of Salomon Perel's life. During WWII he flees from the Nazis, lands in a Russian orphanage at the age of 14 and is brought up in the Communist manner. When Hitler's troops march into the town, he claims to be an ethnic German, becomes a frontline interpreter and finally ends up in an elitarian school for members of the Hitler Youth. He is released from his role at the end of the war, a role which he was forced to adopt in order to survive. The epilogue shows the authentic Salomon Perel who emigrated to Palestine
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( visu )
24 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
Georges Danton, the popular revolutionary leader, returns to Paris at a time when the new Republic is in disarray. Maximilien Robespierre and his allies have set up a monstrous dictatorship, beginning the infamous "Reign of Terror." Danton pleads with the people for an end to the bloodshed which violates the spirit of their revolution
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( visu )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Tutto comincia dall'immagine di una strada, una mattina qualunque. L'inquadratura è fissa: qualche persona cammina, passa una bicicletta, un uomo esce di casa. Stop, rewind e inizia il mistero. L'immagine è quella di un videoregistratore: una coppia trova sulla porta misteriose cassette che ne ritraggono la vita privata. Poi arrivano inquietanti disegni, telefonate, strani avvertimenti e il segreto nascosto (caché) inizia ad emergere: l'infanzia del protagonista è tragicamente legata a quella di un algerino figlio dei domestici di casa. Ma il mistero resta tale, anzi si tramanda fra le nuove generazioni: i figli dei due uomini si incontrano mentre la macchina da presa, non vista (cachè), continua a riprendere. (Farinotti)
La virgen de los sicarios = Our lady of the assassins by Barbet Schroeder( visu )
25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 580 libraries worldwide
An older writer, Fernando, returns to his hometown, Medellin, Colombia. There he falls in love with 16-year-old assassin, Alexis. After Alexis is killed, Fernando hunts for his killer in the Medellin slums and falls in love with Wilmar, a boy who resembles Alexis
Raja by Jacques Doillon( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
"Raja is a nineteen-year-old orphan literally and figuratively scarred by life. Fred is an emotionally bankrupt westerner living amid his plush gardens and palm trees. Set against the backdrop of contemporary Marrakech, Raja is a cross-cultural drama about a wealthy middle-aged Frenchman's complex relationship with a local youth. Fred's attempts to seduce Raja, and their mutual attempt at manipulation, are fractured by their gross disparity of income, age and cultural sophistication"--Container
Koko, a talking gorilla by Barbet Schroeder( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and French and held by 395 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 )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in French and held by 366 libraries worldwide
A teenager, Pauline, and her first boyfriend observe the adult antics around them
Les nuits de la pleine lune = Full moon in Paris by Éric Rohmer( visu )
23 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in French and held by 350 libraries worldwide
It is the story of Louise, a young interior designer bored with her life in the sleepy suburbs with her live-in boyfriend Remi, an architect by trade and a homebody by nature. Eager to lead the life of an independent socialite in the city, Louise arranges to move back into her Paris apartment during the week
A summer's tale by Éric Rohmer( visu )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
"A young man torn between three women."
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( visu )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in French and English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
A young couple, Félicie and Charles, meet while on holiday and fall deeply in love. In a fatal slip, she gives him the wrong address, and, as a result, he disappears from her life. Five years later, she's a Parisian hairdresser with a daughter and two lovers--but her true love, she knows, is forever lost. Or is he?
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( visu )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in French and held by 280 libraries worldwide
A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval and a Greek-chorus like group of instumentalists/singers
Tartuffe, or, The imposter by Molière( visu )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in French and held by 269 libraries worldwide
An imposter cleric, cloaking his evil in piety, gets into the house of the wealthy Orgon, whom he alomst fools into promising him his wealth, position and his young daughter, when the king intervenes
Un amour de Swann = Swann in love by Volker Schlöndorff( visu )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in French and English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
"A wealthy gentleman who thrives in the finest circles of high society risks everything for his erotic obsession with a voluptuous, promiscuous courtesan."--External container
Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O-- by Éric Rohmer( visu )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in German and French and held by 258 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
Conte de printemps = A tale of springtime by Éric Rohmer( visu )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in French and English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
A friendship between Jeanne, a philosophy teacher, and Natasha, a music student, leads to Natasha's matchmaking efforts between her divorced father and Jeanne
L'ami de mon amie = My girlfriend's boyfriend by Éric Rohmer( visu )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in French and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Set outside Paris, the film follows the lives and loves of two very different young women
Le temps du loup = Time of the wolf by Michael Haneke( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in French and held by 192 libraries worldwide
"An extremely timely and prescient piece of social commentary, Time of the Wolf follows a family's difficult journey immediately after an unknown apocalyptic event. Haneke never tells us what happened, or where, or when, but instead puts us directly into the terrifying aftermath, with all of its confusion, uncertainty, and danger. As all social laws and codes are suddenly overturned, Heneke asks us to find our own way through. Time of the Wolf is Haneke's most intense film, and also his most hopeful."--Container
Le Beau mariage by Éric Rohmer( visu )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in French and held by 184 libraries worldwide
The second of Rohmer's six-part Comedies et Proverbes series. An impulsive young art student, tired of the complications of freedom and insecurity, ends an affair with a painter and decides she wants to get married. She picks out a prosperous lawyer and confidently sets out to catch him, only to be ensnared by her increasingly obsessive scheming when she refuses to accept his polite indifference
La femme de l'aviateur : ou, "On ne saurait penser a rien" by Éric Rohmer( visu )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in French and held by 173 libraries worldwide
A young man in love with a slightly older woman sees another man leaving her apartment, and, when he happens to see the other man later that day, starts to follow him
 
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Alternative Names
Baranyai, Margit Katalin, 1941-
Margaret Ménégoz deutsch-französische Filmproduzentin und Verleiherin
Margaret Ménégoz Film producer
Margaret Ménégoz Frans filmproducente
Маргарет Менегоз
Մարգարետ Մենեգոզ
مارجريت مينجوز
マルガレート・メネゴス
Languages
French (266)
German (30)
Spanish (28)
English (20)
Italian (3)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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