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Schiffman, Suzanne

Works: 106 works in 583 publications in 6 languages and 6,749 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  New wave films  Romance films  War films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  Biography 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Director, Author of dialog, Adapter, Conceptor, Restager, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Suzanne Schiffman
Publications by Suzanne Schiffman
Publications by Suzanne Schiffman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Suzanne Schiffman
Le dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( visu )
71 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
"A stylish and poignant film about Jewish director Lucas Steiner (Heinz Bennent), who is forced to hide in the basement of his theater during the Nazi occupation while his wife (Catherine Deneuve) stars in its latest production. Romantic tensions mount when she and her leading man (Gérard Depardieu) begin to fall in love with each other. At the same time, a pro-Nazi theater critic ensconces himself in the theater causing stress to the entire cast"--Container
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( visu )
52 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,293 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'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( visu )
39 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 801 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 )
43 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Stories of children in a French village as they grow from childhood to adolescence to adulthood
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by François Truffaut( visu )
40 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 420 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 )
35 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 406 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 femme d'à côté = The woman next door by François Truffaut( visu )
45 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 379 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
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( visu )
27 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 318 libraries worldwide
In Truffaut's fifth and final film of his semi-autobiographical "Antoine Doinel" series, we see Doinel in his 30s and newly divorced. Still ambivalent about relationships, the wrath of Doinel's mother forces him to confront his insecurities and rekindle some past relationships. Clips and characters from the four previous "Doinel" films makes this charming and sentimental film a must-see for any Truffaut fan. Loosely based on Truffaut's own life
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman( visu )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in French and English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Story of a medieval French healer and her perseverance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Le pont du Nord by Jacques Rivette( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in French and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Marie has just been released from prison, and encounters the paranoid loner Baptiste. They follow Marie's ex-lover Julien and his talismanic briefcase as Paris begins to open up to them as a series of enigmatic clues. The city is a labyrinth of possibilities but no certainties, a place of fantastical fables (here be dragons) and the brute realities of the street
Hurlevent by Jacques Rivette( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
The Last metro : François Truffaut, director by François Truffaut( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in French and English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Scénario et dialogues de ce film qui suit la double progression de la vie d'un théâtre et de l'histoire de l'Occupation. Césars du meilleur film, meilleur réalisateur, meilleur acteur (Gérard Depardieu) et meilleure actrice (Catherine Deneuve). [SDM]
Quand les étoiles rencontrent la mer by Raymond Rajaonarivelo( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 65 libraries worldwide
A boy born during a solar eclipse survives abandonment and superstitious ostracization from his village, condemning him to be trampled by a herd of cattle. By a miracle, he survives the stampede with only an injured foot, hence his name, Kapila, "the lame one." Rescued and raised by a childless woman, he eventually discovers love will change his destiny when he meets Fara. Together they make their own destiny
Out 1 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The mysteries of Paris : Jacques Rivette's Out 1 revisited: a feature-length documentary by Robert Fischer and Wilfried Reichart, containing interviews with actors Bulle Ogier, Michael Lonsdale and Hermine Karagheuz, cinematographer Pierre-William Glenn, assistant director Jean-François Stévenin and producer Stéphane Tchalgadjieff, as well as rare archival interviews with actors Jacques Doniol-Valcroze and Michel Delahaye, and director Jacques Rivette
Sorceress : le moine et la sorcière ( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in French and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Story of a medieval French healer and her perseverance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Die letzte Metro Le dernier métro ( visu )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Der jüdische Regisseur Steiner versteckt sich im Keller seines Theaters vor den Nazis. Nur seine Frau Marion kennt das Versteck. Jeden Abend steigt sie hinab, erzählt von den Proben und dem Leben oben. Je länger Steiner sich verbergen muss, desto mehr verliert er den Bezug zur Realität und schon bald auch seine Frau Marion, die sich in den Darsteller Bernard verliebt
Out 1 : spectre ( visu )
3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The shorter, theatrical version of 'Out 1: Noli Me Tangere.'
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Before World War I in Paris, a girl alternates between a French student, Jim, and a German student, Jules. After the war, they meet again and form a constantly shifting triangle
Merry-go-round ( visu )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in French and German and held by 16 libraries worldwide
After receiving a telegram, Ben Phillips, an American, is looking for his former girlfriend Elisabeth, who is French. He meets up with her sister Léo and together the two travel France hoping to uncover a conspiracy involving kidnapping, four million dollars and an airplane explosion
L'ultimo metrò ( visu )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A Parigi durante l'occupazione nazista la proprietaria di un teatro cerca di continuare l'opera del marito regista, nascosto nei sotterranei perché ebreo, destreggiandosi abilmente tra i sospetti della Gestapo e quelli dei collaborazionisti: l'arrivo di un nuovo attore garantirà il successo dello spettacolo ma complicherà la vita privata della donna. (Mereghetti)
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Alternative Names
Klochendler, Suzanne 1929-2001
Schiffman, Suzanne 1929-2001
Suzanne Schiffman Frans scenarioschrijfster (1929-2001)
Suzanne Schiffman französische Drehbuchautorin und Regisseurin
Suzanne Schiffman French film director and screenwriter
Suzanne Schiffman réalisatrice et scénariste française
Suzanne Schiffman sceneggiatrice e regista francese
Сюзанн Шиффман
סוזאן שיפמן
سوزان شیفمن فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی
French (343)
English (28)
German (19)
Italian (8)
Spanish (8)
Multiple languages (7)
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