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Paradis film (Firm)

Overview
Works: 29 works in 126 publications in 11 languages and 8,604 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Spy films  History  Romance films  Spy television programs  Television series  Fiction 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Paradis film (Firm)
Publications by Paradis film (Firm)
Most widely held works by Paradis film (Firm)
Monsoon Wedding by Mira Nair( visu )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,303 libraries worldwide
Love, lust and hope envelop an upper middle-class Indian family and their world-wide guests as they celebrate for four days the arranged marriage of their daughter to an East Indian man from Texas
Tinker tailor soldier spy by Tomas Alfredson( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,684 libraries worldwide
At the height of the Cold War, a precarious operation goes deadly wrong, and the head of British Intelligence wonders if a double agent is leaking vital secrets. Brought out of retirement to expose the potential mole, master spy George Smiley is the only one who can be trusted to expose one of their own. Or can he? As the emotional and physical tolls mount on the high-ranking suspects, Smiley will be forced into the ultimate international spy game where everyone's motives are in question
Indochine by Régis Wargnier( visu )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in French and Chinese and held by 1,387 libraries worldwide
Set in French Indochina in the 1930s as the Vietnamese begin to rebel against French colonialism. Dramatizes the last years of French rule through the relationship between plantation owner Éliane, French by birth but born and raised in Indochina, and her adopted daughter Camille, an orphaned Annamese princess who becomes a Vietnamese revolutionary and representative at the Geneva Conference after having a child by French officer Jean-Baptiste, Éliane's past lover
Hua yang nian hua = In the mood for love by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
A man and woman, drawn together by the discovery that their respective spouses are having an affair, slowly fall in love
Zui hao de shi guang = Three times by Xiaoxian Hou( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 481 libraries worldwide
A rapturous and beautiful love story set in three different eras - a pool hall in 1966, a 1911 brothel, and present-day Taipei. The director brings to life the culture of each period as the tales unfold
La princesse de Montpensier by Tavernier( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Set in the 16th century, Marie de Mezieres is deeply in love with her dashing cousin Henri de Guise. However, due to her father's political ambitions, she is forced into a marriage with the well-connected Philippe de Montpensier, who she has never met. When Philippe is called away to fight, she is left in the care of Count Chabannes, an aging nobleman. It isn't long before she is exposed to the sexual and political intrigues of court
El abrazo partido = Lost embrace by Daniel S Burman( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 388 libraries worldwide
"On one level an ethnic drama about Jewish exile (in Argentina) and on another a more universal tale of growing up and coming to terms with one's parents for the first time as an adult. Both themes come together as the film's hero, Ariel Makaroff, realizes with a shock that to be his parents' child means to be, in some significant way, what they are--which is to say, not only Jewish but human. "http://www.jamesbowman.net
Qianxi manbo = Millennium mambo by Xiaoxian Hou( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 317 libraries worldwide
The film is the story of a rather vapid, not very bright girl who shacks up with her high school boyfriend, an utter loser with no life. She then gets involved with some very low level criminals
Garage Olimpo : desaparecidos by Marco Bechis( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Spanish and Italian and held by 146 libraries worldwide
"Son los años de plomo de Argentina: persecuciones políticas, campos de concentración, torturas y asesinatos, 'vuelos de la muerte.' En ese contexto María, militante y docente de 19 años, vive con su madre en una pensión de decadencia. Hasta allí llega un pensionista, sin pasado y sin familia, que supuestamente trabaja como sereno en un garage. Pero una mañana, un grupo de policías y militares sin uniforme secuestra a María, quien es trasladada a un centro clandestino. El encargado del lugar se la entrega a uno de sus hombres de confianza para que sea interrogada. Es allí cuando María descubre que quien está a cargo de ese interrogatorio es el misterioso inquilino. Secuestrada y captor deben pactar para asegurar la supervivencia de ella."--Container
Fast food, fast women by Amos Kollek( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
On her 35th birthday, Bella, an overworked waitress, is set up on a date with Bruno, an irresponsible cab driver and father of two. One of Bella's regulars, a long time widow, responds to an ad and meets Emily. Soon, however, a random encounter changes Bella's life in a way she could never have imagined
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 69 libraries worldwide
He was a writer. He thought he wrote about the future but it really was the past. In his novel, a mysterious train left for 2046 every once in a while. Everyone who went there had the same intention ... to recapture their lost memories
Samsara by Pan Nalin( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Tibetan and Sino-Tibetan [Other] and held by 62 libraries worldwide
A spiritual love-story set in the majestic landscape of Ladakh, Himalayas. Samsara is a quest; one man's struggle to find spiritual Enlightenment by renouncing the world and one woman's struggle to keep her enlightened love and life in the world
Verso sera = By nightfall by Francesca Archibugi( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and French and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Explores the relationship between an aging professor and his daughter-in-law in the political and intellectual climate of the 1970s
Topio stin omichli = Landscape in the mist by Thodōros Angelopoulos( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Follows the journey of two children as they head from Greece to Germany in search of their father. Voula and Alexandros are determined to track down their absent dad and they meet a number of interesting figures along the way
La princesse de Montpensier by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"Based on a novella by the celebrated Madame de Lafayette, the action centers on the love of Marie de Mezières for her dashing cousin Henri de Guise, thwarted when her father's political ambitions force her into marriage with the well-connected Philippe de Montpensier, whom she has never met. When Philippe is called away to fight, she is left in the care of Count Chabannes, an aging nobleman with a disdain for warfare, and soon becomes exposed to the sexual and political intrigues of court."--IMDb
Derecho de familia by Daniel S Burman( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Ariel Perelman is an attorney who represents clients in absentia. After he becomes married to a beautiful woman and has a son, he is faced with some life-changing decisions that involve his own father who is also a lawyer
Fine pena mai : paradiso perduto ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Antonio Perrone, a young university student, becomes a mafia boss in 1980s Italy
Massoud l'Afghan by Christophe de Ponfilly( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Documentary of the leader of the North-Alliance in Afghanistan who was killed on Sept. 9, 2001, filmed over several years
Sammy 2 : escape from paradise ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Sammy and Ray, leatherback turtles, are enjoying an atoll's water and sand, shepherding new hatchlings Ricky and Ella out to sea. Suddenly, a poacher swoops in and ships them off to be part of an aquarium show for tourists in Dubai. The kingpin of the place, Big D the seahorse, enlists them in his plans for a great escape. While Sammy and Ray hatch their own breakout plans, Ricky and Ella arrive, determined to break in to rescue them. After a series of adventures and narrow escapes, the gang meet up with Shelly, Sammy's first and only love
Hua yang nian hua = In the mood for love by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in Chinese and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The story of two lonely people who discover in each other the intimacy they have lost in their marriages
 
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