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Films du carrosse (Firm)

Overview
Works: 94 works in 492 publications in 3 languages and 15,803 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  War films  Historical films  Motion pictures  Biographical films  Comedy films  Biography 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Films du carrosse (Firm)
Publications by Films du carrosse (Firm)
Most widely held works by Films du carrosse (Firm)
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( visu )
38 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 2,438 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Antoine Doinet lives in a cramped apartment with his mother and stepfather, neglected by them and unlucky at school. Living an intensely imaginative life of his own he gets into trouble and is finally committed to reform school from which he escapes and runs towards the sea, which he has never seen
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( visu )
40 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
Before World War I, in Paris, a girl alternates between a French & a German student, and after the war they meet again to form a constantly shifting triangle
Le dernier métro Last metro by François Truffaut( visu )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,362 libraries worldwide
Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew who feels compelled to leave the country in order to survive the German occupation during WWII. His wife Marion is an actress and a member of the Resistance who goes on to direct the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive by rehearsing a new play. She hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. The troupe believes that the show must go on no matter the circumstances. But Lucas never left the country, he is actually hiding in the basement
L'enfant sauvage Wild child by François Truffaut( visu )
13 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in French and held by 880 libraries worldwide
Dramatized account of Dr. Jean-Marc-Gaspard Itard's efforts to civilize a young boy who was discovered living wild in a forest. The boy, named Victor, becomes increasingly divided between his longing for the wilderness and his new life with the doctor. Itard, whose teaching strategies survive today in the Montessori Method, is unsure whether he is helping a savage become human or turning a forest child into a semi-civilized idiot
La nuit américaine by François Truffaut( visu )
17 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 832 libraries worldwide
A film company at work. Actors arrive and depart; liaisons develop. Julie, the beautiful but possibly unstable lead, is recovering from a breakdown, aided by an older physician, her new husband. Alphonse is insecure, he babbles. When his fiance exits with a stunt man, he threatens to quit. Julie must convince him to stay. Alexandre, a consummate pro on the set, runs back and forth to the airport hoping a certain young man will visit. Severine, no longer young, hits the bottle and covers blown lines with emotional outbursts. At the center is Ferrand, the writer director, who must make constant decisions, answer a stream of questions, and deliver the film on schedule
L'Argent de poche by François Truffaut( visu )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in French and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Stories of children in a French village as they grow from children to adolescents to adulthood
L'histoire d'Adèle H. The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( visu )
15 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in French and English and held by 719 libraries worldwide
Adele, daughter of French author and patriot Victor Hugo, is beautiful, composed and filled with the same brilliant writing talent as her famous father. However, Adele is driven not by literary aspirations but by love. Impelled by a need that will not be denied, she has run away from home to follow her handsome, womanizing lover across an ocean to wintry Halifax, Nova Scotia. Wild with desire, shell risk everything to renew their brief affair
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( visu )
13 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in French and English and held by 698 libraries worldwide
The story of friendship between two artists and their love for the same woman
Baisers volés Stolen kisses by François Truffaut( visu )
17 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Stolen kisses is a continuation of the story of Antoine Doinel (first told in the film, The 400 blows). In many respects this is an autobiography of Francois Truffaut--his thoroughly dishonorable discharge from the army, his initially awkward but finally successful encounters with women
2 ou 3 choses que je sais d'elle by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Juliette, a bourgeois housewife, is a loving wife and mother whose domestic moments alternate with her days and nights as a call girl
L'amour en fuite Love on the run by François Truffaut( visu )
21 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in French and held by 498 libraries worldwide
The conclusion of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now in his thirties, in the process of divorcing Christine, enjoying moderate success as a novelist, and clinging to his romantic fantasies. The newly single Doinel finds a new object of his affections in Sabine, a record store salesgirl whom he pursues with the belief that without love, one is nothing. Along the way he renews his acquaintance with previous loves and confronts his past
La mariée était en noir by François Truffaut( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in French and held by 489 libraries worldwide
After a bridegroom is shot on the steps of the church on his wedding day, his widow traces the group of men responsible and eliminates them one by one
Domicile conjugal Bed and board by François Truffaut( visu )
11 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in French and English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
The fourth installment in François Truffaut's chronicle of the ardent, anachronistic Antoine Doinel, Bed and Board plunges his hapless creation once again into crisis. Expecting his first child and still struggling to find steady employment, Doinel (Jean-Pierre Léaud) involves himself in a relationship with a beautiful Japanese woman that threatens to destroy his marriage. Lightly comic, with a touch of the burlesque, Bed and Board is a bittersweet look at the travails of young married life and the fine line between adolescence and adulthood
La femme d'à côté The woman next door by François Truffaut( visu )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 381 libraries worldwide
A man's marriage is endangered when a woman with whom he had a passionate and painful affair several years ago moves in next door
Mississippi mermaid Sirène du Mississippi ( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
She is a dream-come true for successful yet lonely Louis Durand a tobacco grower on Reunion Island. But his mail-order bride is a mystery. Her appearance doesn't match the photo she sent, her likes and dislikes aren't those described in her letters. By the time the lonely businessman husband discovers who she is, it is too late, and he will even kill to keep her
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by François Truffaut( visu )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in French and held by 360 libraries worldwide
When businessman Julien Vercel is accused of murdering his wife and her lover, he hides in his office to avoid capture. It is up to his secretary Barbara, who is secretly in love with him, to prove his innocence
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
While writing his autobiography, a French bachelor tells of his lifelong obsession with women, often going to ridiculous lengths to meet a woman who has caught his eye
La peau douce by François Truffaut( visu )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 314 libraries worldwide
A celebrated literary scholar, seemingly happily married, embarks on an affair with a gorgeous stewardess, who is captivated by his charm and reputation. As their romance gets serious, the film grows anxious, leading to a wallop of a conclusion
The adventures of Antoine Doinel five films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Five films featuring the enthusiastic, melancholic, and hopelessy romantic trouble maker Antoine Doinel, played by Jean-Pierre Léaud. The films take Doinel from his troubled childhood through myriad frustrations and romantic entanglements, from his stormy teens through marriage, children, divorce, and adulthood
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by François Truffaut( visu )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Poignant, turn of the century tale of two sisters in love with the same man
 
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Les Films du Carrosse
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French (301)
English (20)
Chinese (1)
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