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Berléand, François

Overview
Works: 219 works in 551 publications in 6 languages and 8,100 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about François Berléand
Publications by François Berléand
Most widely held works by François Berléand
The transporter by Cory Yuen( visu )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
Frank is the best at what he does -- transporting dangerous or illegal goods. His latest shipment, a beautiful young woman, brings deadly complications to his delivery plans. He must kick into overdrive and fight to save his cargo, and his life
Les choristes by Christophe Barratier( visu )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in French and English and held by 1,295 libraries worldwide
An unemployed music teacher, finds a job as proctor in a correctional boarding school for minors. He is stunned by the harsh reality of the school's routine-particularly the extreme, largely innefectual policies of the school's director Rachin. Mathieu sets out to change the pupil's lives by acquainting them with the magic and power of mucic
Transporter 3 ( visu )
26 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,080 libraries worldwide
Valentina is the kidnapped daughter of a Ukranian government official. Frank Martin is given an offer he cannot refuse and ends up putting on his driving gloves to deliver Valentina from Marseilles to Odessa on the Black Sea. En route, he has to deal with the thugs who want to intercept Valentina's safe delivery. On top of that, he cannot let his personal feelings get in the way of his dangerous objective
Au revoir les enfants Goodbye, children by Louis Malle( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
Based on the directorś life, this film chronicles Malleś experiences during the German occupation of France in World War II. Julien (Malle) is 12 years old, and the smartest boy in his class at boarding school when a new student appears. The two form a friendship even though Julien senses that there is something different about his new friend
Ne le dis à personne Tell no one ( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in French and English and held by 973 libraries worldwide
"[P]ediatrician Alexandre Beck ... still grieves the murder of his beloved wife, Margot, eight years earlier. When two bodies are uncovered near where Margot's body was found, the police reopen the case and Alex becomes a suspect again. The mystery deepens when Alex receives an anonymous e-mail with a link to a video clip that seems to suggest Margot is somehow still alive and a message to 'Tell no one'."--Container
L'ivresse du pouvoir by Claude Chabrol( visu )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 351 libraries worldwide
After locking up an embezzling CEO, Jeanne pushes the limits of her power even further and winds up in a dangerous game of threats and intimidation
Le concert by Radu Mihaileanu( visu )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Thirty years ago, Andrei Simoniovich Filipov, conductor of the Bolshoi orchestra, was fired for hiring Jewish musicians. Now a cleaning man at the Bolshoi, he hears the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris has invited the Bolshoi orchestra to play there. He gathers together his former musicians and a young solo violin virtuoso to perform in Paris in the place of the current Bolshoi orchestra. If they all overcome the hardships ahead, this very special concert will be a triumph
Place Vendôme by Nicole Garcia( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in French and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Marianne is the wife of a famous diamond jeweler. When he suddenly commits suicide, she learns that the business is in shambles and she is drawn back into the jewel dealing world. Forced to sell a cache of stolen gems her husband hid in their home, she finds herself confronted by plenty of would-be suitors, including the Russian mafia and the De Beers diamond cartel
Romance by Catherine Breillat( visu )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Claiming he loves her, but that he has lost his desire for her, Marie's boyfriend, Paul, refuses to engage in sexual relations, catapulting Marie into a desperate search for intimacy and erotic connection
Les choristes The chorus by Christophe Barratier( visu )
29 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
En acceptant le poste de professeur de musique, Clément Mathieu ne se doutait pas de l'atmosphère dépressive et de la discipline sévère qui règnent dans l'internat de rééducation pour jeunes. Mais avec une passion peu commune et des méthodes d'enseignement anticonformistes, il réussit à enthousiasmer ses élèves pour la musique et le chant. Malgré cette nouvelle ambiance festive, Clément doit surtout se mesurer à un principal excessivement autoritaire et très strict envers la politique rigoureuse de l'établissement. Grâce à sa détermination, Clément Mathieu va transformer à jamais la vie de ses élèves
Capitaine Conan by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in French and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Conan, a dedicated career soldier, serves the band of fifty French irregulars under his command in the Great War. After the signing of the 1919 Armistice, Conan lays down his arms but his troops continue to fight
Tell no one by Harlan Coben( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in French and English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Eight years after the heinous murder of his wife, pediatrician Alex Beck still grieves for his beloved wife, Margot. When two bodies are uncovered near where Margot's body was found, the police reopen the case and Alex becomes a suspect again. The mystery deepens when Alex receives an anonymous e-mail with a link to a video clip that seems to suggest Margot is somehow still alive
La fille coupée en deux by Claude Chabrol( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in French and German and held by 62 libraries worldwide
A black comedy centered around a TV weather girl in Lyon, France and the two very different men who pursue her--one a famous author, the other a spoiled heir to a pharmaceutical fortune
Le boiteux Baby blues ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 61 libraries worldwide
When a building worker discovers the skeleton of a newborn baby, Detective Jacques Deveure is placed in charge of the investigation. His findings have him facing strange and unusual people, as well as numerous shady dealings
Barriers of solitude by Patricio Guzmán( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The little town of San Jose de Gracias lies far from the throbbing life of Mexico City. Over the years, historians and history books have overlooked it. Yet one of its sons, Luis Gonzales, returned after many years to plumb the memories of its inhabitants and to write Barriers of Solitude: The Universal History of a Mexican Village. When published by the University of Mexico Press, it became a surprising best seller in Mexico, later translated into French and English. Noted Latin American filmmaker Patricio Guzman (The Battle for Chile) made this rural chronicle evoking the history of San Jose from the memories of day to day life. Intercutting footage of pivotal moments in Mexican history -- the events considered history by the history books -- and the concurrent memories of the villagers, it shows how personal history and public history may have little to do with one another. In 1857 when the French Maximillian became emperor of Mexico with great pomp and ceremony, the villagers remember only an amazing aurora boreales that year. In 1910, Francisco Madero and Profirio Diaz waged civil war, but the villagers note only that the crop was bad. And when Zapata s band was inciting revolution, the villagers scarcely reacted. This is an exceptionally provocative film. It questions the notion of history, the relationship between rural communities and government, at the same time as it provides stirring film footage from Mexican history
Le septième ciel by Benoît Jacquot( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and French and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A hypnotherapist helps a woman who is a kleptomaniac and who is sexually dysfunctional
Le concert The concert ( visu )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A celebrated conductor of the Bolshoi Orchestra in Moscow loses his post during the Soviet regime when he refuses to fire his Jewish musicians. Twenty-five years later, the man is working as a custodian in the same theatre and helps his wife organize mock demonstrations of communist nostalgia. One day he intercepts an invitation for the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris and decides it is time to bluff his way to a comeback. He agrees to do the concert meant for the official orchestra and rounds up his old orchestra buddies as well as a few hilarious new entries
Die Kinder des Monsieur Mathieu by Christophe Barratier( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in German and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Frankreich, 1949. Der arbeitslose Musiker Clément Mathieu bekommt eine Anstellung als Erzieher in einem Internat für schwer erziehbare Jungen. Von der Härte des Schulalltags betroffen, beginnt er, mit dem Zauber der Musik in das Dasein der Schüler einzugreifen. Nach anfänglichen Schwierigkeiten gelingt dem einfühlsamen Pädagogen das kleine Wunder, das Vertrauen seiner Schützlinge zu gewinnen
Le fils de l'homme invisible by François Berléand( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Roman personnel. Roman psychologique
Whatever you say ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A young production assistant is pleased when his boss invites him to his country house for the weekend to work on a new show. It soon becomes clear that his television talents are not exactly what the boss and his beautiful young wife are after
 
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Berléand, François
Berleand, François 1952-
Languages
French (140)
English (45)
German (18)
Catalan (7)
Spanish (7)
Russian (3)
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