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Parc Film (Firm)

Overview
Works: 28 works in 77 publications in 2 languages and 4,099 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Musical films 
Roles: prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Parc Film (Firm)
Publications by Parc Film (Firm)
Most widely held works about Parc Film (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Parc Film (Firm)
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in French and held by 680 libraries worldwide
Geneviève (Catherine Deneuve), a shop assistant, falls in love with Guy (Nino Castelnuovo), a gas station mechanic. A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French
Au hasard Balthazar Balthazar ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 646 libraries worldwide
"Follows the donkey Balthazar as he is passed from owner to owner, some kind and some cruel but all with motivations beyond his understanding. Balthazar, whose life parallels that of his first keeper, Marie, is truly a beast of burden, suffering the sins of man. But despite his powerlessness, he accepts his fate nobly." -- Container
2 ou 3 choses que je sais d'elle by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Juliette, a bourgeois housewife, is a loving wife and mother whose domestic moments alternate with her days and nights as a call girl
Mouchette by Robert Bresson( visu )
9 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in French and held by 545 libraries worldwide
"Faced with a dying mother, an absent, alcoholic father, and a baby brother in need of care, the teenage Mouchette seeks solace in nature and daily routine, a respite from her economic and prepubescent turmoil" -- Container
Les parapluies de Cherbourg The umbrellas of Cherbourg ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 290 libraries worldwide
The story of Guy and Genevieve, young lovers who live in the seaport of Cherbourg. They are separated when Guy must leave the pregnant Genevieve to fight in the war in Algeria. While he's away Genevieve's mother encourages her to marry an elegant diamond merchant who fell in love with her at first sight. Set during 1957-1963. The dialogue is entirely sung
La chinoise by Jean-Luc Godard( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Paris, 1967. Disillusioned by their suburban lifestyles, a group of middle-class students, led by Guillaume and Véronique, form a small Maoist cell and plan to change the world by any means necessary. After studying the growth of communism in China, the students decide they must use terrorism and violence to ignite their own revolution
Peau d'ane Donkey skin ( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in French and held by 279 libraries worldwide
A princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
4 by Agnès Varda ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Le bonheur. Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker
Le bonheur by Agnès Varda( visu )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in French and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker. One of Agnès Varda's most provocative films, Le bonheur examines, with a deceptively cheery palette and the spirited strains of Mozart, the ideas of fidelity and happiness in a modern, self-centered world
Les Demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( visu )
8 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in French and held by 128 libraries worldwide
A musical about missed connections and second chances. Twins Delphine and Solange, a dance instructor and a music teacher (played by real-life sisters Deneuve and Dorléac), long for big-city life; when a fair comes through their quiet port town, so does the possibility of escape
Peau d'ane by Jacques Demy( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and held by 67 libraries worldwide
With the help of her fairy godmother, a princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
Les parapluies de Cherbourg by Jacques Demy( visu )
7 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in French and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Geneviève (Catherine Deneuve), a shop assistant, falls in love with Guy (Nino Castelnuovo), a gas station mechanic. But a life with him will not be in her future. A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French
Au hasard Balthazar by Robert Bresson( visu )
2 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in French and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Follows the donkey Balthazar as he is passed from owner to owner, some kind and some cruel but all with motivations beyond his understanding. Balthazar, whose life parallels that of his first keeper, Marie, is truly a beast of burden, suffering the sins of man. But despite his powerlessness, he accepts his fate nobly
Donkey skin Peau d'ane ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
Les demoiselles de Rochefort The young girls of Rochefort ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A musical about missed connections and second chances. Twins Delphine and Solange, a dance instructor and a music teacher, long for big-city life; when a fair comes through their quiet port town, so does the possibility of escape
L'enfance nue by Maurice Pialat( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The story of a ten-year old boy who acts out in cruel ways, such as torturing a cat. He is sent to live with an older couple who also take care of a fifteen-year old boy
Les cent et une nuits Les créatures ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Les cent et une nuits: Simon Cinema, a 100-year old producer/director whose memory is failing hires Camille, a beautiful young film student, to give his memory a daily aerobic workout and hash over pieces of his illustrious career. An array of dazzling movie stars pop in to visit and chat. While Camille brings joy to Monsieur Cinema's life, she also hatches a plan to con him out of his fortune. Her aspiring director boyfriend could use the money
Le bonheur Happiness ( visu )
2 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse (Claire Drouot), young husband and father François (Jean-Claude Drouot) finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker. One of Agnès Varda's most provocative films, Le bonheur examines, with a deceptively cheery palette and the spirited strains of Mozart, the ideas of fidelity and happiness in a modern, self-centered world
Le bonheur L'une chante l'autre pas ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Le bonheur: Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker
Kamouraska by Claude Jutra( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A film set in Quebec City in the mid-1800s. Elisabeth is sitting at the deathbed of her second husband Jérôme Rolland. She recounts her past through a series of flashbacks. Her first husband was the brutish seigneur of Kamouraska, Antoine Tassy. His infidelity and drunkenness destroyed her love for him and she moved into her aunt's house after Antoine threatened their infant son. Antoine still continued to harass and abuse her and she fell ill. George Nelson, an American doctor and a friend of Antoine was called. Elisabeth and George fell in love and had an affair which caused Antoine to retreat to Kamouraska in shame. George ultimately murdered Antoine and fled the country. Elisabeth stood trial for the crime and was acquitted which saved her family from scandal. However, she was left to live out the rest of her days in a loveless marriage to Rolland
 
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Parc Films (Firm)
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French (68)
English (2)
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