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Belvaux, Lucas 1961-

Overview
Works: 115 works in 244 publications in 4 languages and 2,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Scenarist, Director, Author of dialog, Restager, Adapter, Film editor, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: D522.23, 791.4372
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Publications about Lucas Belvaux
Publications by Lucas Belvaux
Most widely held works by Lucas Belvaux
Joyeux Noël = Merry Christmas by Christian Carion( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
Loosely based on true episodes, this film tells the story of German, French, and Scottish soldiers in the bloody trenches of World War I and the miraculous Christmas Eve truce they unexpectedly forge. Follows a French lieutenant, a Scottish priest, and a German tenor and his beloved Danish soprano as music and the spirit of Christmas create bonds between enemies
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 461 libraries worldwide
In 19th-century France, the daughter of a Norman farmer, Emma Bovary has been raised in a stylish convent before marrying a health officer. Nourished by fictional readings, she aspires to romantic love stories and to a luxurious life, which neither her husband or the dull starchy bourgeoisie of her small town could provide her. She becomes the mistress of a country gentlemen who will leave her, then the lover of a low clerk and the prey of an unscrupulous salesman
Rapt by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in French and English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Stanislas Graff, a powerful industrialist, is kidnapped one morning from in front of his building by a group of gangsters. So begins a nightmare where he's humiliated, abused, and treated inhumanely. Although he resists, allowing his kidnappers no hold over him, he accepts everything without rebelling or any kind of cry or complaint; he responds with dignity to barbarity. Outside, his world slowly collapses when his true nature is revealed
Poulet au vinaigre by Claude Chabrol( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in French and held by 118 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
Demain on déménage Tomorrow we move by Chantal Akerman( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 89 libraries worldwide
When Charlotte takes in her widowed mother, the ensuing clutter drives her to distraction. As Charlotte pursues her desperate, slapstick quest for peace, her solution is to relocate, but the flood of buyers only make the place more crowded
Hurlevent by Jacques Rivette( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
The trilogy ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Cavale = On the run: "Bruno escapes from prison where he has spent 15 years. Despite all the years that have gone by, he has not changed and is ready to take on the entire world. But the world has changed."--Container
38 témoins by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
5 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Alors qu'elle rentre d'un voyage professionnel en Chine, Louise découvre que sa rue a été le théâtre d'un crime. Aucun témoin, tout le monde dormait. Paraît-il. Pierre, son mari, travaillait. Il était en mer. Paraît-il... La police enquête, la presse aussi. Jusqu'à cette nuit où Louise rêve. Elle rêve que Pierre lui parle dans son sommeil. Qu'il lui parle longuement. Lui qui, d'habitude, parle si peu... (Jaquette)
La raison du plus faible by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
"Living in Liège, a Belgian industrial town that's slowly crumbling into redundancy, three friends - Patrick, Robert & Jean-Pierre, all unemployed - can only look on impotently as their lives slip away. But when a stranger named Marc is released from prison and enters their lives, they cook up an amateurish armed robbery to get the money needed to buy Patrick's wife a new moped. Will fortune smile, for once, upon the little guy? Or will the status quo prove inescapable?"--Container
Pars vite et reviens tard Have mercy on us all by Régis Wargnier( visu )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in French and Spanish and held by 23 libraries worldwide
"Police captain Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg doesn't like springtime. He's wary of renewed vigor, desires for escape, a surge of impulses, all these signals that indicate the return of fine weather ... He has every reason to be wary. His girlfriend, Camille, has packed her bags and left, and her absence has clipped his wings, right at the moment when he needed them most, for something has just occurred in Paris: a riddle bearing a curse, that could well turn into calamity if it's not resolved double quick. Strange signs spread out across the doors of Paris buildings, and mysterious, troubling words ringing out in public places. Then what Adamsberg most dreaded occurs: the first death, the person's face frozen in a look of terror, signs of the Plague. It was this that the riddle announced, the return of this terrible plague, but with a surprising variation: it seems that someone controls the disease and takes it wherever he wants ..."--UniFrance web site
Un couple épatant by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and No Linguistic Content and held by 21 libraries worldwide
"Premier volet d'une trilogie qui comprend aussi "Cavale" et "Après la vie"
Cavale by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"Deuxième volet d'une trilogie qui comprend aussi "Un couple épatant" et "Après la vie"
Après la vie by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"Troisième volet d'une trilogie qui comprend aussi "Un couple épatant" et "Cavale"
Un couple épatant ; Cavale ; Après la vie by Lucas Belvaux( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Pas son genre by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Clément, jeune professeur de philosophie parisien est affecté à Arras pour un an. Loin de Paris et de ses lumières, Clément ne sait pas à quoi occuper son temps libre. C'est alors qu'il rencontre Jennifer, jolie coiffeuse, qui devient sa maîtresse. Si la vie de Clément est régie par Kant ou Proust, celle de Jennifer est rythmée par la lecture de romans populaires, de magazines 'people' et de soirées karaoké avec ses copines. Cœurs et corps sont libres pour vivre le plus beau des amours mais cela suffira-t-il à renverser les barrières culturelles et sociales ?" [Source : jaquette]
Pour rire! by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Dans toutes les régions d'Europe, la saison cycliste reprend, ça nous intéresse car Gaspard, un de nos personnages, est photographe à l'Equipe. Ca lui laisse le temps de voir Alice presque tous les jours, en cachette, car Alice vit avec Nicolas. Alice est avocate, brillante, sûr d'elle. Capable de toutes les audaces aux assises, dans les bras de Gaspard, elle redevient la jeune fille un peu fleur bleue qu'elle était quand elle avait vingt ans, quand elle a connu Nicolas
Désordre by Olivier Assayas( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The seeds of self-destruction stalk a French indie band on the verge of its success
Les entretiens de CinéDV by Aurélio Savini( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Hurlevent Wuthering Heights ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering Heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
Nature contre nature by Lucas Belvaux( visu )
4 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Sébastien Chantoux, psychanalyste, a décidé de s'établir à Royère-de-Vassivière, en Creuse. A peine installé, il découvre "Troc'en Creuse", un S.E.L. (Système d'Echange Local), système de troc où l'on peut échanger tout contre n'importe quoi. D'abord réticent à l'idée d'échanger ses séances psy, Sébastien finit par s'y résoudre. En quelques semaines, il devient une figure du canton, et cela sans sortir un sou de sa poche. Jusqu'à l'arrivée de Melle Oudinot, contrôleuse des impôts
 
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French (112)
English (3)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
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