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Khanjian, Arsinée 1958-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 318 publications in 6 languages and 5,264 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  History  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Documentary films  Romance films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Arsinée Khanjian
Publications by Arsinée Khanjian
Most widely held works about Arsinée Khanjian
 
Most widely held works by Arsinée Khanjian
The sweet hereafter by Atom Egoyan( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 834 libraries worldwide
"Following a tragic schoolbus accident, opportunistic lawyer Mitchell Stephens descends upon a small town. With promises of retribution on behalf of the grieving community, Stephens sets to work on a class action lawsuit. But beneath the town's placid surface, he discovers a tangled skein of deceit and forbidden desire that mirrors his own troubled life. Everyone, it seems, has secrets to keep."--Container
À ma soeur! by Catherine Breillat( visu )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and Multiple languages and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Chubby pre-adolescent Anaïs is spending the summer with her short-tempered mother, her workaholic father, and her beautiful, boy-crazy older sister, Elena. Elena meets and begins dating Fernando, a handsome, older Italian law student, and makes Anaïs a co-conspirator in Fernando's midnight visits to their shared bedroom. Thus is Anaïs--mute witness to her sister's initiation into sex--left raging with jealousy and self-loathing. Anaïs avers that she is ready for her own sexual adventure, but what will happen when she has it?
Ararat by Atom Egoyan( visu )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Edward, a veteran filmmaker of Armenian descent, is in Toronto shooting a film about the Siege of Van, which led to the genocide of over a million Armenian people at the hands of Turkish troops. Raffi has been sent to Turkey to shoot background footage for the film. Raffi's mother Ani, an author and historian, is also involved in the project as a consultant. As Raffi attempts to re-enter Canada with cans of exposed film, he's detained by David, a suspicious customs official who has his own tenuous link to the film
Adoration by Atom Egoyan( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Simon is a young orphan being raised by his uncle Tom. As his grandfather lay dying, Simon discovers how racist and backwards his uncle is. Simon's grandfather hated Simon's father and claims that he intentionally killed Simon's mother in a car crash. Simon's family narrative is cleverly knit into a news story presented to Simon by his high school French teacher as a translation exercise. The article is read by the teacher about an attempted bombing of an aircraft by a man who put explosives in his pregnant wife's luggage. Simon gets the idea to translate the story and write it from the perspective of the child in the woman's womb. The teacher encourages Simon to develop his story, present it to the class and to the world via the Internet as if he really was that child. The narrative of the car crash and the attempted bombing of the plane become intertwined as a way for the characters to deal with their past experiences. Simon's story takes a twist that involves everyone in his life
Code inconnu : récit incomplet de divers voyages = Code unknown : incomplete tales of several journeys by Michael Haneke( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 389 libraries worldwide
On a busy Paris boulevard, a youth scornfully tosses a crumpled paper bag into the outstretched hands of a beggar woman. This is the bond which, for an instant, links several very different characters: Anne (Binoche), an actress; her war photographer boyfriend Georges; his farmer father and younger brother Jean, who, contrary to his father's wishes, has no interest in inheriting the farm; Amadou, a music teacher for deaf-mute children, and his family, who originate from Africa; and Maria, a Romanian immigrant
Calendar by Atom Egoyan( visu )
43 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A mean-spirited, self-absorbed Canadian-Armenian photograher is hired to take pictures of Armenian historical churches for a calendar. He takes his wife along as a translator, and as they traverse the sites chosen for the calendar with the Armenian guide, their relationship begins to unravel. The photographer returns to Canada with his images, but without his wife, who has gradually felt drawn to her ethnic roots and has fallen in love with the guide
Felicia's journey by Atom Egoyan( visu )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Joseph Hilditch, an eccentric chef, befriends a young woman, Felicia, who has come to town searching for her boyfriend. She is attracted to the seemingly harmless and extremely helpful Hilditch, trusting him and entering his life, only to discover too late that she is not the first woman that he has taken in
Sabah by Ru8ba Nadda( visu )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Sabah, een veertigjarige moslima in Canada, brengt haar leven door met het verzorgen van haar familie. Als ze heimelijk gaat zwemmen, ontmoet ze een niet-gelovige man waarmee ze een relatie aangaat
Exotica by Atom Egoyan( visu )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Five disparate characters become linked to each other's destinies and a strip club called Exotica
Speaking parts by Atom Egoyan( visu )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 209 libraries worldwide
A struggling actor working as a hotel custodian and gigolo finds himself the obsessional object of two women: a scriptwriter he hustled for a part in a movie and a hotel maid
Poupoupidou ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Rousseau is a bestselling crime novelist from Paris, troubled by writer's block. Candice Lecoeur is a local beauty, gracing the famous "Belle de Jura" cheese packaging, who has gotten it into her head that she might well be the reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe. The two will meet in the coldest village in France, but only after Candice has been found dead. The case was closed before it even opened and the cause of death declared suicide by sleeping pills. Rousseau is the only one who doesn't buy it. Reality turns out to be stranger than fiction - and a source of inspiration - as Rousseau uncovers the truth about Candice's past and her untimely death. Boasting strong lead performances and gorgeous wintertime landscapes, this off-beat mystery breathes fresh life into the thriller genre
The adjuster by Atom Egoyan( visu )
33 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Off-beat comedy about an insurance adjuster who gets a bit too involved with his work by manipulating and bedding his desperate clients
Code inconnu : récit incomplet de divers voyages = Code unknown : an incomplete account of various journeys by Michael Haneke( visu )
2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Composed almost entirely of brilliantly shot, single-take vignettes focusing on characters connected to one seemingly minor incident on a Paris street, Haneke's film, with an outstanding international cast is a revelatory take on racial inequality and the failure of communication in today's increasingly diverse European landscape
Crimes of honour ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
This program documents femicide, the killing of sisters or daughters suspected of losing their virginity, for having refused an arranged marriage or having left a husband. Even if the woman is raped, abused, or is the victim of gossip, she may pay the terrible price
The essential Egoyan ( visu )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Two feature films plus three early short films by Atom Egoyan. Family viewing: A black comedy about a young man who discovers that his childhood home videos have been erased to make room for his father's homemade sex tapes. Next of kin: A young man having problems with his family undergoes video-therapy with his domineering parents. At the clinic, he comes across the videotapes of an Armenian family who gave their son up for adoption 20 years ago. He then pretends to be their long lost son and is instantly accepted
Inspired by Bach. falling down stairs ; Sarabande ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Sarabande: "Yo-Yo Ma (playing himself) arrives in Toronto, amidst a certain amount of confusion, to perform in concert and teach a master class. In various time frames, parallel story lines develop involving a dying physician, the young female doctor taking over his practice, the old doctor's real estate agent, her boyfriend, Yo-Yo Ma, and his limosine driver. The characters come into contact with Bach's suite at various times and under different circumstances. All of them experience an emotional transformation, related to the depth of their relationship with the music and each other"--The Egoyan nucleus : web guide to Atom Egoyan
Next of kin by Atom Egoyan( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A young man having problems with his family undergoes video-therapy with his domineering parents. At the clinic, he comes across the videotapes of an Armenian family who gave their son up for adoption 20 years ago. He then pretends to be their long lost son and is instantly accepted
Family viewing by Atom Egoyan( visu )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A black comedy about a young man who discovers that his childhood home videos have been erased to make room for his father's homemade sex tapes
Simons Geheimnis ( visu )
5 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Der junge Simon verbreitet an seiner Schule in Toronto und in Internet-Chatrooms eine unfassbare Geschichte: Er sei der Sohn eines Terroristen, der vor Jahren ein Flugzeug sprengen wollte. Die Bombe dafür hatte Simons Vater im Gepäck seiner nichtsahnenden Frau versteckt, die damals schwanger war - mit Simon. Ausgelöst durch seine Lehrerin Sabine, gewinnt diese Enthüllung schon bald an unkontrollierbarer Eigendynamik und der Junge wird mit Themen wie Intoleranz, Vorurteilen gegenüber fremden Religionen und Fragen nach Schuld und Vergebung konfrontiert. (Quelle: Umschlagtext)
The essential Egoyan by Atom Egoyan( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Four films and three early short films by Atom Egoyan
 
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Alternative Names
Arsinée Khanjian Armenian-Canadian actress
Arsinée Khanjian armenisch-kanadische Schauspielerin
Arsinée Khanjian Canadees actrice
Khandjian Arsinē 1958-....
Xanč̣ean, Arsinē 1958-...
Արսինե Խանջյան
Խանճեան Արսինէ 1958-....
آرسينيه خانجيان
آرسینه خانجیان بازیگر و کارگردان کانادایی
アルシネ・カーンジャン
Languages
English (193)
French (31)
German (13)
Arabic (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Armenian (1)
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