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Rabier, Jean 1927-

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Works: 127 works in 240 publications in 5 languages and 3,772 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Fiction  Television adaptations  Case studies 
Roles: Cinematographer, Actor, Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jean Rabier
Publications by Jean Rabier
Publications by Jean Rabier, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jean Rabier
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( visu )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 803 libraries worldwide
A story concerning a woman's abandoned pursuit of love and the three men who loved her
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( visu )
7 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in French and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Geneviève (Catherine Deneuve), a shop assistant, falls in love with Guy (Nino Castelnuovo), a gas station mechanic. A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French
Cléo de 5 à 7 by Agnès Varda( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in French and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the sixties with this real-time portrait of a singer set adrift in the city as she awaits test results of a biopsy. A chronicle of the minutes of one woman's life, Cléo from 5 to 7 is a spirited mix of vivid vérité and melodrama, featuring a score by Michel Legrand and cameos by Jean-Luc Godard and Anna Karina
Une affaire de femmes Story of women by Claude Chabrol( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and Turkish and held by 320 libraries worldwide
To survive Nazi-occupied 1940's France, Marie turns to illegally aborting pregnancies for a hefty fee. As her income increases, Marie moves her family to a posh apartment. Completely seduced by her lifestyle, Marie ignores her shell-shocked husband Paul. Things take a disastrous turn after one of Marie's "customers" dies and her husband turns her over to the authorities. Inspired by the real-life of Marie-Louise Girard, who was executed in 1943 by the Vichy Government, who'd declared abortion as a Crime Against the State because it diminished the number of potential soldiers
Les biches by Claude Chabrol( visu )
6 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in French and held by 229 libraries worldwide
"Socialite Frederique encounters young student Why on the streets of Paris, seduces her and whisks her off to spend winter with the chic crowd in St. Tropez. When architect Paul meets Why, he too charms her and comes between the two lovers. Frederique then seduces Paul out of jealousy, but finds herself feeling real love. Paul and Frederique invite Why to live together with them, resulting in a ménage-à-trois beset by jealousy, madness, and ultimately, murder."--Container
Le bonheur by Agnès Varda( visu )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in French and held by 228 libraries worldwide
L'une chante, l'autre pas : "L'histoire parallèle de deux femmes sur quinze ans, de 1962 a 1977. Pomme et Suzanne se rencontre lorsque Pomme aide Suzanne dans sa démarche pour avorter. Elles perdent contact puis se rencontrent à nouveau dix ans plus tard. Pomme est devenue chanteuse alors que Suzanne travaille comme animatrice socioculturelle. Malgré le contraste social, elles restent amies et partagent les évènements qui traversent leurs vies tout en affirmant leur différence identitaire." (www.premiere.f)
Six in Paris ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 173 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)
La rupture ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 139 libraries worldwide
A woman with a checkered past divorces her abusive, drug-addicted husband after he beats up their young son, breaking his leg and giving him a concussion. The husband's wealthy family tries to gain custody of the boy through the courts, but when that fails they hire a man to do whatever it takes to discredit the mother
Poulet au vinaigre by Claude Chabrol( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in French and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Set in a small town in France, an invalid bullies her teen aged son into obedience. They live on an estate marked for development, but they are refusing to sell. When a series of murders occur, the deceptively charming Inspector Lavardin gets to the bottom of it all
Bay of angels ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and held by 110 libraries worldwide
A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Inspecteur Lavardin by Claude Chabrol( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in French and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Inspecteur Lavardin arrives at a cozy, seaside village to investigate the bizarre murder of an eminent Catholic author. The usually cool sleuth is shaken when he discovers that the victim's widow is none other than his old flame
Masques by Claude Chabrol( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Roland Wolf is writing a book on the life of TV game show personality Christian Legagneur - or is he? He spends a weekend doing research for his project, in which he meets Legagneur's oddball friends and his juvenile charge who suffers from a mysterious ailment. A deadly game of cat and mouse ensues as Roland searches for the answers to his "research."
Le bonheur Happiness ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 71 libraries worldwide
An amiable young carpenter decides that he will be happiest with both a wife and a mistress. His affair leads to tragedy for his wife
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( visu )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in French and English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Geneviève (Catherine Deneuve), a shop assistant, falls in love with Guy (Nino Castelnuovo), a gas station mechanic. A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French
La baie des anges by Jacques Demy( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A hypnotic tale of love at the roulette wheel as a compulsive gambler falls in love with a bank clerk on holiday
Le boucher by Claude Chabrol( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
In a provincial French town, a sophisticated schoolmistress avoids attachments but strikes up a congenial friendship with the charmingly passionate local butcher, a veteran of Indochina. As a serial killer spreads terror throughout the countryside, the effort of these two people to come back from their emotional islands to some kind of mutual understanding and reality builds from oblique tenderness and humor to shattering tragedy
Que la bête meure by Claude Chabrol( visu )
9 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Pour venger la mort de son fils, tué par un chauffard, un homme se lance sur la piste du coupable. Il parvient bientôt à retrouver sa trace et devient un intime de sa famille. L'homme se révèle un être abject haï de tous
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Charles est assureur, il a 40 ans et mène une existence bourgeoise avec son fils et sa femme Hélène. A 30 ans, Hélène est une belle femme qui ne travaille pas et semble s'ennuyer dans leur superbe villa. Bref, une vie de couple presque sans nuages. Un jour, Charles commence à avoir des doutes sur la fidélité de son épouse et engage un détective privé
The twist Folies bourgeoises ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A U.S. writer and his rich French wife suspect each other of having affairs
Les parapluies de Cherbourg L'univers de Jacques Demy by Jacques Demy( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
L'Univers de Jacques Demy : Le bonheur de retrouver Peau d'âne, les Demoiselles de Rochefort, Lola ou les amants des Parapluies de Cherbourg... Grâce aux témoignages de proches, d'amis de Jacques Demy, mais aussi des comédiens, des techniciens avec qui il a travaillé. Une promenade tendre, gaie et émouvante, signée Agnès Varda
 
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