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Films du losange (Firm)

Overview
Works: 201 works in 641 publications in 7 languages and 16,805 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Short films  Documentary films  War films 
Roles: Producer, prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Films du losange (Firm)
Publications by Films du losange (Firm)
Most widely held works about Films du losange (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Films du losange (Firm)
Amour by Michael Haneke( visu )
11 editions published in 2013 in French and English and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
"Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harrowingly steep physical and mental decline as Georges attempts to care for her at home as she wishes"--IMDb
Europa Europa Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,299 libraries worldwide
A Jewish boy, separated from his family at the age of thirteen, takes on various identities to hide his Jewish heritage
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( visu )
22 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
Dramatic recounting of the power struggle between the leading figures of the French revolution, Danton and Robespierre. with the new republic in place, Robespierre heads the 'Committee for Public Safety" and has begun his "Reign of Terror", flushing out any dissenting voices and sending them to the guillotine. Danton returns to Paris after his self-imposed exile to call an end to the bloodshed, but in doing so makes a dangerous enemy of his former ally
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
A talk show host and his wife and son seem to be living an ideal life until clandestinely-filmed videotapes of their private lives start to show up on their front porch. As the tapes reveal more secrets, the resulting stress and fear leads to conflict, obsession, and deceit for the couple and brings back episodes from the husband's childhood when he wronged a young Algerian boy
Raja by Jacques Doillon( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and English and held by 568 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
La virgen de los sicarios Our lady of the assassins by Barbet Schroeder( visu )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 551 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
Le genou de Claire by Eric Rohmer( visu )
19 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in French and English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
Satirizes a diplomat's sexual temptations. On vacation with his fiancée, he flirts with a brash, charming nymphet, while harboring a secret, peculiar obsession for her stunning teenage sister
Ma nuit chez Maud by Eric Rohmer( visu )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in French and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Jean-Louis Trintignant plays an engineer seeking the perfect mate. Just when he thinks he has found her, he finds himself accidentally spending the night sharing the bed of a seductive divorcee, Maud
Holy motors by Léos Carax( visu )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 450 libraries worldwide
"Elf Episoden aus dem Leben von Monsieur Oscar, der von Sonnenaufgang bis Sonnenuntergang in einer weißen Stretch-Limousine durch Paris chauffiert wird und dabei jeweils in eine andere Existenz schlüpft [...]. Der hochenergetische Film bietet ein vom Hauptdarsteller Denis Lavant mit beängstigender Präsenz gemeistertes Stakkato voller Einfälle und cinephiler Anspielungen. Er strotzt vor visueller Kraft und Energie und lässt sich als hypnotisch-grotesker Versuch über das Menschsein an der Grenze zu Verfall und Tod interpretieren." [film-dienst.de]
Der amerikanische Freund = American friend by Wim Wenders( visu )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in German and English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
An American sociopath who sells forged paintings in Germany arranges for a desperate art restorer to carry out a high-paying mob hit
Koko a talking gorilla by Barbet Schroeder( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Koko, a Talking Gorilla is a documentary from 1978 that observes a zoo-born female gorilla in the fifth year of an experiment in human-simian communications. Dr. Penny Patterson has taught Koko hundreds of sign-language words in American Sign Language. Observing Koko's daily routine, her responses, her rejection of a new yellow sweater for her worn older red one, and her initiation of new subjects in conversation prompts more questions than it answers. What separates man from animal? The ability to construct a society, to speak, or to understand complex thought? No matter the conclusions, the film remains a compelling document of a fascinating experiment
Conte d'hiver = a winter's tale by Éric Rohmer( visu )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in French and held by 370 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?
Pauline a la plage by Éric Rohmer( visu )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in French and held by 354 libraries worldwide
A teenager, Pauline, and her first boyfriend observe the adult antics around them
L'amour, l'après-midi by Éric Rohmer( visu )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in French and English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
A successful young executive living in the suburbs with his new pregnant wife, finds himself more attracted to the other woman he meets in the city
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( visu )
11 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in French and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
Six in Paris ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in French and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Six directors release six vignettes set in different sections of Paris. Includes: Saint-Germain-des-Pres (Douchet); Gare du Nord (Rouch); Rue Saint-Denis (Pollet); Place de l'Etoile (Rhomer); Montparnasse and Levallois (Godard); and La Muette (Chabrol)
Le Tartuffe pièce en cinq actes = Tartuffe : a play in five acts ( visu )
2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Molière's play about the havoc created in a rich merchant's household when he falls under the influence of a charismatic and hypocritical religious zealot
Six contes moraux ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 245 libraries worldwide
"A succession of jousts between fragile men and the women who tempt them"--Container
Les nuits de la pleine lune Full moon in Paris by Eric Rohmer( visu )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in French and held by 238 libraries worldwide
A young woman in Paris moves out on her lover in order to experience freedom and finds it brings only misery
A summer's tale ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Gaspard, a recent university graduate, arrives at the seaside in Bretagne for three weeks' vacation before starting a new job. He's hoping his sort-of girlfriend, the fickle Lena, will join him there; but as the days pass, he welcomes the interest of Margot, a student of ethnology working as a waitress for the summer. Things start to get complicated when the spoken-for Margot encourages Gaspard to have a summer romance with her friend, Solene, and he complies
 
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