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Gamblin, Jacques 1957-

Works: 188 works in 598 publications in 7 languages and 3,263 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Documentary films  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  History  Historical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Jacques Gamblin
Publications by Jacques Gamblin
Most widely held works by Jacques Gamblin
Inspector Bellamy by Claude Chabrol( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in French and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Inspector Bellamy tries to go on vacation but murder travels with him, not to mention his black sheep of a brother, his bored wife, and enough suspects to fill a cruise ship. A suspenseful mystery in which even the inspector has a motive no one would suspect
Le nom des gens The names of love by Michel Leclerc( visu )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Baya is a young, extroverted liberal who lives by the old hippie slogan 'Make love, not war'. She seduces right-wing men to convert them to her political causes - and so far she's gotten exceptional results. That is, until she meets Arthur, a middle-aged, middle-of-the road scientist, and the sparks fly
Laissez-passer = Safe conduct by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 339 libraries worldwide
"Bernard Tavernier's feature film is a fact-based war epic which examines the lives of two very different men working for Continental Films - a movie company financed by the Germans - during 1942 and 1943, and what motivated these two otherwise ordinary filmmakers during these extraordinary times."--Container
Kanzō Sensei = Dr. Akagi by Shōhei Imamura( visu )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 216 libraries worldwide
At the end of WWII, Japanese Doctor Akagi searches for the cure for hepatitis in the prisoner-of-war camp before an epidemic sweeps his country. Lampoons Japanese military bureaucracy, but shows a loving portrait of a dedicated man and those in his inner circle
The color of lies ( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and held by 190 libraries worldwide
In a little town in Brittany, a ten-year-old girl is found murdered. René, an artist by profession and the girl's art teacher, is the last person to have seen her, and he is immediately questioned by the police inspector in charge of the enquiry. In this provincial village where everyone knows one another, René soon becomes the primary suspect in the eyes of his neighbors. The suspicion threatens to destroy his life and marriage
Au coeur du mensonge by Claude Chabrol( visu )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in French and English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Set in a French fishing community, René is a primary suspect in the rape and murder of a young girl. His wife Viviane supports him even while conducting an affair with a celebrity writer. René and Viviane's lives come under close scrutiny, which puts further strain on their relationship. Meanwhile the chief of police is also looking at a TV journalist, a small-time crook who fences stolen goods, and a curious married couple who run a local shop
Le premier jour du reste de ta vie by Rémi Bezançon( visu )
23 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Twaalf jaar uit het leven van een Frans gezin, geportretteerd aan de hand van vijf cruciale dagen, telkens verteld vanuit een ander hoofdpersonage
24 jours = 24 days ( visu )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A true story of a heart-breaking kidnapping of a 23-year old from a Paris suburb. When Ilan Halimi is kidnapped for ransom because he's Jewish and supposedly rich, his family and the police start a race against time to save him from the tortures of the "gang of barbarians"
Paris countdown ( visu )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Unable to repay their debts, Milan and Victor, best friends and co-owners of a Paris nightclub are lured into a drug deal that goes bad. Tortured by police, they negotiate their freedom against an overwhelming testimony that condemns their psychotic liaison to prison. Six years later, the men's nightmare begins again when the psychopath is granted his freedom. Now, not having talked for years, Milan and Victor are united in order to survive
Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno a master filmmaker's unfinished dream by Serge Bromberg( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 58 libraries worldwide
One of the great, unfinished works in film history, Inferno, by Henri-Georges Clouzot was an audaciously experimental film with a virtually unlimited budget that was stopped only three weeks into production. Working closely with Clouzot's widow, Serge Bromberg and Ruxandra Medrea reconstruct Clouzot's original vision, filling and explaining the gaps with new interviews, re-enactments and Clouzot's own notes and storyboards, delivering an in-depth look at the masterpiece that might have been
Mademoiselle by Philippe Lioret( visu )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Claire is a young woman with a calm, predictable life. A medical representative for a pharmaceutical lab, she has a husband, two children, and certain happiness. Pierre, an improvisational performer, lives from hand to mouth by entertaining at seminars and company conventions. Claire and Pierre meet; annd for 24 hours, they brush against each other, flirt with each other, talk to each other--and suddenly Claire behaves spontaneously for, perhaps, the first time in her life
Home by Yann Arthus-Bertrand( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
"Takes us on a sensational journey above planet Earth and provides us with an unusual portrait of our planet. Planet Earth is critically ill but another future is possible if we all decide to write it together"--Container
L'Enfer d'Henri-Georges Clouzot by Serge Bromberg( visu )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 50 libraries worldwide
En 1964, Henri-Georges Clouzot choisit Romy Schneider, 26 ans, et Serge Reggiani, 42 ans, pour être les vedettes de L'Enfer. Un projet énigmatique et insolite, un budget illimité, un film qui devait être un "événement" cinématographique à sa sortie. Mais après 3 semaines de tournage, le drame. Le projet est interrompu, et les images que l'on disait "incroyables" ne seront jamais dévoilées. Ces images, oubliées depuis un demi-siècle, ont été retrouvées et elles sont plus époustouflantes que la légende l'avait prédit. Elles racontent un film unique, la folie et la jalousie filmées en caméra subjective, l'histoire d'un tournage maudit et celle d'Henri-Georges Clouzot qui avait laissé libre cours à son génie de cinéaste. Jamais Romy n'a été aussi belle et hypnotique. Jamais un auteur n'aura été aussi proche et fusionnel avec le héros qu'il a inventé. Serge Bromberg et Ruxandra Medrea réussissent ici une "recomposition" de l'oeuvre disparue, créant un nouveau film qui raconte l'histoire de ce naufrage magnifique et qui permet au projet d'exister enfin
Les enfants du marais by Jean Becker( visu )
31 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 50 libraries worldwide
"Set in 1932, in a hamlet in the Marais, a quiet region of the River Loire, LES ENFANTS glows with a wonderful bouquet of eccentric friends who all look and behave as though they've never been out of sight of home, or ever wanted to be: Andre Dussollier as a dandy with a wind-up gramophone and a stack of jazz records; Michel Serrault as the self-made man of property; Jacques Villeret, lately seen in Le Diner de cons; and Jacques Gamblin as a contented couple of tradesmen; Isabelle Carre, as a local girl who is Gamblin's unpossessable beloved. Becker fills his frames with lovely landscapes, nice folk, charm, whimsy, gentle humor. The seasons change, but time stands still, since the characters don't know what we do: that Hitler is less than a decade away and the Occupation will turn this little paradise into history. A magical tale of friendship, mortality and the inevitability of fate."--Alexander Walker, BBC Online
Hippocrate by Thomas Lilti( visu )
7 editions published in 2015 in French and Spanish and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Benjamin va devenir un grand médecin, il en est certain. Mais pour son premier stage d'interne dans le service de son père, rien ne se passe comme prévu. La pratique se révèle plus rude que la théorie. La responsabilité est écrasante, son père est aux abonnés absents et son co-interne, Abdel, est un médecin étranger plus expérimenté que lui. Benjamin va se confronter brutalement à ses limites, à ses peurs, celles de ses patients, des familles, des médecins, et du personnel. Son initiation commence. [source : jaquette]
Bella ciao by Stéphane Guisti( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in French and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Italy, 1932. Nella and Orfeo and their children flee their small village in Tuscany, leaving behind the fascist government regime, with dreams of sailing to America. But fate takes them to Marseilles in France, where they settle
The finishers ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Julien is 17, has a great sense of humour, bags of charm, and is wheelchair-bound due to cerebral palsy. Despite their love for him, his family is gradually falling apart under the strain of dealing with his disability. In a bid to bond with his father, Julien challenges him to participate with him in the Ironman race in Nice (French Riviera), a triathlon in which his father has previously competed. This trial is already exceptional, but it becomes almost impossible if one has to help a disabled youth throughout the course. Beyond the sporting exploit, this is the story of one family's exemplary combat, and a moving portrait of the love between a father and his son
De toutes nos forces by Nils Tavernier( visu )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Comme tous les adolescents, Julien rêve d'aventures et de sensations fortes. Mais lorsqu'on vit dans un fauteuil roulant, ces rêves là sont difficilement réalisables. Pour y parvenir, il met au défi son père de concourir avec lui au triathlon "Ironman" de Nice : une des épreuves sportives les plus difficiles qui soit. Autour d'eux, c'est toute une famille qui va se reconstruire pour tenter d'aller au bout de cet incroyable exploit
Contes de Charles Perrault by Charles Perrault( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Van Gogh : brush with genius ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Bertrand's DVD takes the viewer into the heart of van Gogh's paintings and life. His letters are used to explain his art. The locations that inspired him are also part of the film
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Gamblin, Jacques
Jacques Gamblin aktor francuski
Jacques Gamblin Frans acteur
Jacques Gamblin fransk skådespelare
Jacques Gamblin fransk skodespelar
Jacques Gamblin fransk skuespiller
Jacques Gamblin französischer Schauspieler
Jacques Gamblin French actor
Жак Гамблен
ז'ק גמבלן
جاك القمار
ژاک گامبلن بازیگر فرانسوی
French (191)
English (11)
Japanese (10)
German (2)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Spanish (1)
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