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Films du carrosse (Firm)

Overview
Works: 51 works in 518 publications in 6 languages and 16,107 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  New wave films  History  Comedy films  Motion pictures  Romance films  Biographical films  Short films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
70 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,777 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 )
68 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,251 libraries worldwide
Two men remain friends for twenty years while sharing their love for the same woman, who is incapable of remaining faithful to either one
Le dernier métro by François Truffaut( visu )
36 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,444 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
La nuit américaine by François Truffaut( visu )
23 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,214 libraries worldwide
Francis Truffaut's 1973 film, an "homage to moviemaking," details the loves and lunacy of the closely-knit family of strangers that comprises an on-location film, cast and crew
L'enfant sauvage Wild child by François Truffaut( visu )
19 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 907 libraries worldwide
Follows the capture of a young boy found living like an animal in the forest. Dr. Jean-Marc-Gaspard Itard of the National Institute for the Deaf and Dumb, Paris, believes the child can be transformed into a civilized being. The doctor removes the boy from the institute into his own home. The boy, named Victor, is 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
L'histoire d'Adèle H. The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( visu )
20 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 751 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
L'Argent de poche by François Truffaut( visu )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in French and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Stories of children in a French village as they grow from children to adolescents to adulthood
2 ou 3 choses que je sais d'elle by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and English and held by 589 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
Baisers volés Stolen kisses by François Truffaut( visu )
19 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 589 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
L'amour en fuite Love on the run by François Truffaut( visu )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in French and held by 521 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 )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 499 libraries worldwide
A newlywed sees her husband killed on their wedding day, and she exacts her revenge on his killers
Domicile conjugal Bed and board by François Truffaut( visu )
12 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in French and English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
The fourth installment of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now 26, married and expecting his first child. He is also still struggling to find steady work. Antoine and Christine become the proud parents of a son, but Antoine soon tires of domesticity and when he meets a Japanese woman at his new job he falls in love and has an affair
La peau douce = the soft skin by François Truffaut( visu )
23 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 389 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
La femme d'à côté The woman next door by François Truffaut( visu )
24 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Life is going well for Bernard Coudroy. Then new neighbors move in next door and Mathilde re-enters Bernard's life. Years ago they had a passionate affair and now they begin the affair again. But this time things end differently
Mississippi mermaid Sirène du Mississippi by François Truffaut( visu )
13 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 368 libraries worldwide
The mail-order bride bride from France a Reunion Island tobacco planter has arranged doesn't turn out to be quite what he expected
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( visu )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in French and English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Comedy of a man's lifetime obsession with women. Beginning with his funeral and working back through his memoirs, this is the story of a bachelor Bertrand Morane, a man who falls in love with almost all the women he ever meets
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by François Truffaut( visu )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in French and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Bodies are falling left and right in a small French town and evidence points to real estate agent Julien Vercel. Someone is framing Vercel, so in steps Barbara Becker, his beautiful secretary. She sets out to solve the mystery, encountering dark alleys, strange suspicious characters and more bodies
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by Jean-Pierre Léaud( visu )
28 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Poignant, turn of the century tale of two sisters in love with the same man
The adventures of Antoine Doinel five films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Five films featuring the enthusiastic, melancholic, and hopelessly 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
Le Beau mariage by Eric Rohmer( visu )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in French and held by 220 libraries worldwide
An impulsive young art student decides she wants to marry a prosperous lawyer. She becomes ensnared by her increasingly obsessive scheming when he treats her with polite indifference
 
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Les Films du Carrosse
Languages
French (400)
English (38)
German (3)
Chinese (2)
Russian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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