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Fargeau, Jean-Pol

Works: 66 works in 267 publications in 6 languages and 3,796 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romantic comedy films  Military films  Melodrama  Film noir  Horror films  Comedy films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Author of dialog
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Publications about Jean-Pol Fargeau
Publications by Jean-Pol Fargeau
Most widely held works by Jean-Pol Fargeau
Chocolat by Lasse Hallström( visu )
27 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 libraries worldwide
Set in Cameroun during the waning days of French colonialism, the story revolves around the relationship between the young daughter of a French official and a black house servant
35 rhums = 35 shots of rum by Claire Denis( visu )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and German and held by 553 libraries worldwide
The relationship between a father and daughter is complicated by the arrival of a handsome young man
Beau travail by Claire Denis( visu )
39 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Men in the French Foreign Legion, escaping some personal or legal entanglement, can leave their lives behind and take on a new identity. In an outpost in Djibouti, the men of the Legion yield to the rigid discipline and unvarying routine of life within it. When new recruit Sentain saves the life of a fellow soldier, brooding taskmaster Sgt. Galoup sets out to destroy him. The film observes how power functions among men, and considers the consequences of remaining a stranger, even as the Legionnaires must always remain strangers
The intruder = l'intrus ( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Louis lives an isolated existence on the French-Swiss border. When an ailing heart leads him to visit Geneva to pay for a replacement on the black market, he travels to his former home where he searches for his lost son
J'ai pas sommeil by Claire Denis( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Thierry Paulin, who with his male lover murdered over 20 elderly women in Paris in the 1980s
Les salauds ( visu )
4 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Following his brother-in-law's suicide, sea captain Marco goes AWOL to rescue his estranged sister and teenaged niece from a powerful, wealthy businessman, who just so happens to be his lover's husband. But Marco's attempt at heroism is soon thwarted as he delves further into the hellish world his sister has involved herself in, and the deception from those he trusted most
Trouble every day by Claire Denis( visu )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Shane and his new wife June are in Paris for their honeymoon. Meanwhile, a French doctor is experimenting with the human libido and causes ordinary people, including his own wife, to have an uncontrollable urge to have sex with someone and then kill them and eat their flesh. Shane is suffering from the same desires, and seeks out the doctor to find a cure
Pola X by Léos Carax( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in French and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Pierre vit avec sa mère, Marie, dans un château en Normandie. Ils sont riches, insouciants, et s'aiment passionnément. Mais un jour, alors qu'il va rejoindre sa fiancée, Pierre est frappé par une étrange apparition
Hôtel de l'homme sauvage by Jean-Pol Fargeau( Book )
8 editions published in 1983 in French and Undetermined and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Voyager by Jean-Pol Fargeau( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Ici-bas by Jean-Pol Fargeau( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
S'en fout la mort = No fear, no die by Claire Denis( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Set in France, Dah, an African immigrant from Benin, and Jocelyn, a West Indian man, supply and train cocks for a sleazy French restauranteur who organizes clandestine cockfights in the basement of his establishment. Confined all day long in the restaurant's basement, they train their rooster, a future champion named "S'en fout la mort". Once Dah becomes entangled with the owner's mistress, all four characters are cast into a violent circle of gambling, desire, and agony that spins out of control
Brûle, rivière, brûle by Jean-Pol Fargeau( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Les salauds by Claire Denis( visu )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in French and Spanish and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"De sombres événements conduisent Marco, commandant de bord d'un supertanker, à regagner précipitamment Paris. Poussé à la faillite, le mari de sa soeur s'est suicidé. Victime d'indicibles abus, sa nièce est en état de choc. Le fautif serait Édouard Laporte, un implacable homme d'affaires. La colère de Marco gronde ; pour mieux nourrir sa vengeance, il s'installe dans l'immeuble du coupable désigné et séduit sa maîtresse... Cette passion charnelle et de lourds secrets vont vite brouiller les pistes" (source : jaquette)
Goethe, Wilhelm Meister by Jean-Pol Fargeau( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Biaboya, alors? by Jean-Pol Fargeau( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Wilhelm Meister : [Théâtre du Gymnase-Armand Hammer, Marseille, 12 janvier 1988] by Jean-Pol Fargeau( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
35 Rum ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in German and French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Les marins perdus Izgubljeni mornarji by Claire Devers( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"L'Aldébaran est un vieux bateau relégué depuis de longs mois dans le port de Marseille. Etrangers, sans droits, séparés de leur famille, les marins croupissent, sans le sou, dans la promiscuité et le dénuement le plus total. Lorsqu'ils sont débauchés, seuls deux d'entre eux restent à bord : Abdul Aziz, le capitaine libanais, un homme dur et respecté, et Diamantis, son second, un Grec très indécis et presque contemplatif, marin par tradition et par goût
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Fargeau, Jean-Paul
Fargeau Jean-Paul 1950-....
French (166)
English (15)
German (9)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Spanish (1)
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