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Corneau, Alain 1943-2010

Works: 218 works in 636 publications in 4 languages and 3,445 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction  Biography  Music  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Adapter, Author of dialog, Narrator, Film editor, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Actor, Performer, Editor, Instrumentalist, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Tous les matins du monde All the mornings of the world by Alain Corneau( visu )
91 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Based on the lives of 17th century French composer Sainte Colombe and his protégé Marin Marais, this is a provocative tale of romance, lust, desire, and devotion
Stupeur et tremblements by Alain Corneau( visu )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in French and No Linguistic Content and held by 496 libraries worldwide
A dream job rapidly becomes a nightmare for Amélie, a Japanese-born Belgian woman, who suffers a series of increasingly humiliating demotions after she lands a job as an interpreter at a large Japanese corporation
Crime d'amour by Alain Corneau( visu )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in French and held by 407 libraries worldwide
"Within the sterile offices of a powerful multinational corporation, two women come to a face-off. Isabelle is a young executive under the orders of Christine, a powerful woman she absolutely idolizes. Confident of her control over Isabelle, Christine leads her into a confusing, perverse game of seduction and domination. A dangerous game that goes too far, to the point of no return."--Container
All the mornings of the world Tous les matins du monde ( visu )
4 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 288 libraries worldwide
The lives of a reclusive 17th century French composer and his two beautiful daughters are forever changed by a flamboyant young student
Lumière et compagnie Lumière & company ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
To commemorate the Centennial of the Lumière Brothers' first motion picture, leading international filmmakers created their own one minute Lumière Film, using the restored original camera
New world ( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Patrick, who worships all things American, comes of age in a small village near a U.S. military base. Patrick is living a pleasant French life surround by a happy family and a lovely girlfriend. One day, by accident, he meets an American soldier who will change his life forever. The soldier introduces Patrick to American music, fun, freedom and women. Patrick decides to follow his dream of becoming a drummer and falls in love with an American girl. Patrick is heartbroken when his if faced with the reality that there is a price to pay for living the American way
Catherine Deneuve 5-film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Five classic French films from 1968 through 1984 starring actress Catherine Deneuve
Le choix des armes by Alain Corneau( visu )
36 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Un truand en cavale trouve refuge chez un de ses amis et sème le désordre... Un "film noir" mené de manière efficace et parfaitement maîtrisée... Avec un beau trio d'acteurs
Fort Saganne by Alain Corneau( visu )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Le lieutenant Charles Saganne, fils de paysans ariègeois, se couvre de gloire au Sahara en 1911. De retour à Paris, il vit une folle passion amoureuse. Cependant, déçu par la politique, il retourne dans le désert...Une superproduction maîtrisée (à l'époque le film le plus cher du cinéma français) dont la qualité égale la qualité littéraire du roman dont elle est tirée, plus une distribution impeccable
Série noire by Alain Corneau( visu )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 56 libraries worldwide
A story of a salesman who becomes a thief and murderer due to events beyond his control
Passion by Brian De Palma( visu )
5 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 54 libraries worldwide
De rivaliteit tussen de manipulatieve bazin van een reclamebureau in Berlijn en haar getalenteerde assistente escaleert van diefstal tot vernedering en moord
Nocturne indien by Alain Corneau( visu )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A tense and dramatic thriller set in India. A young frenchman arrives in Bombay to search for his missing friend Xavier. His quest takes him to Madras and Goa, with insightful exchanges with locals along the way. But will he find Xavier?
Police Python 357 by Alain Corneau( visu )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A tough but honest cop must clear his name after a corrupt colleague implicates him in a murder
Choice of arms ( visu )
3 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Retired mob boss Noel and his wife have begun a quiet new life in the French countryside. Escaped murderer Mickey seeks protection at their estate, and encounters with this dangerous young man--and the police who seek him--force Noel to revisit his criminal past, even as Mickey is confronted with what he, too, has left behind
Les mots bleus by Alain Corneau( visu )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in French and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The story of a single mother of irrational, overblown emotions, her questionably mute daughter and a dedicated teacher. All three are confused and insecure, their haunting pasts preventing them from living fully. They don't fit in anywhere, but may fit in with each other
Love crime ( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
"Ruthless executive Christine brings on Isabelle as her assistant, and she takes delight in toying with the young woman's innocence. But when the protégé's ideas become tempting enough for Christine to pass one as her own, she underestimates Isabelle's ambition and cunning -- and the ground is set for all out war
Fiesta Criolla [fête baroque pour la Vierge de Guadalupe, Sucre 1718] ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Carnets : 1933-1963 by Yasujirō Ozu( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Le deuxième souffle by Jean-Pierre Melville( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and No Linguistic Content and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Un dangereux gangster, évadé de prison, accepte de participer à un dernier hold-up... Manipulé par la police, il passe pour un traître... Une version moderne du polar, un bel hommage à Giovanni
Tous les matins du monde : roman by Pascal Quignard( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 20 libraries worldwide
L'ambitieux et l'artiste pur, misanthrope, janséniste et illuminé par le souvenir d'un grand amour conjugal. Les relations complexes de deux musiciens et compositeurs virtuoses, Marin Marais et Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe, à l'époque de Louis XIV. Un très beau roman, auquel il ne manque que la musique, qu'on peut entendre dans le film éponyme d'Alain Corneau, qui a obtenu le prix Louis-Leduc
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Corneau, A. (Alain), 1943-2010
French (262)
English (20)
German (16)
Spanish (3)
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