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Paradis film (Firm)

Overview
Works: 29 works in 148 publications in 12 languages and 8,600 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  History  Romance films  Spy television programs  Television adaptations  Science fiction films 
Roles: Producer
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 )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,294 libraries worldwide
When one family reunites for an unexpected wedding, sparks fly as love, lust, and secrets are revealed
Tinker tailor soldier spy by John Le Carré( visu )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,722 libraries worldwide
At the height of the Cold War, a former agent for the British Secret Intelligence Service is called back to root out a Russian spy who has infiltrated the organization's highest levels
Indochine by Régis Wargnier( visu )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in French and Chinese and held by 1,343 libraries worldwide
Set in French Indochina in the 1930's as the Vietnamese begin to rebel against French colonialism. Film dramatizes the last years of French rule through the relationship between French plantation owner Elaine and Camille, her adopted Vietnamese daughter. Camille becomes a Vietnamese revoutionary and a representative at the Geneva Conference after having a child by French officer Jean-Baptise, Elaine's past lover
Hua yang nian hua = In the mood for love by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
Hong Kong, 1962. The story of two lonely people who discover in each other the intimacy they have lost in their marriages
Zui hao de shi guang = Three times by Xiaoxian Hou( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 485 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 Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 440 libraries worldwide
"A sweeping and romantic historical epic"--Container
El abrazo partido = Lost embrace by Daniel S Burman( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 375 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 307 libraries worldwide
Working as a hostess in a trendy bar, a young beauty finds herself mercilessly torn between two men: Hao-hao, her neurotic and jealous live-in boyfriend, and Jack, the mysterious and enterprising gangster who may be her undoing. Chronicles the fleeting, finite blooming of a young woman
Garage Olimpo : desaparecidos by Marco Bechis( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Spanish and Italian and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Maria is a middle-class teacher living in a deteriorating mansion with her Italian mother. They've rented out rooms for extra money and one of the tenants is Felix, a secret officer assigned to watch her. One day Maria is kidnapped and taken to Garage Olimpo, one of the many undercover detention places at the time, where she is brutally interrogated. Her only hope is through Felix who is in love with her and is willing to do anything to win her approval, even it it means lying
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 78 libraries worldwide
A young men, who has tried to forget his lost love by meeting different young women, starts to write a novel about a young man falling in love with a machine made young woman on the number 2046 train. The number 2046 is the room number where he met his lost love
Samsara by Pan Nalin( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Tibetan and Sino-Tibetan [Other] and held by 59 libraries worldwide
In the majestic setting of the Himalayas, the brilliant young monk Tashi returns to the world after three years of solitary meditation in a remote hermitage. At a harvest festival he meets the beautiful Pema, and chooses to quit monastic life for the challenges and wonders of the wider world
Verso sera = By nightfall by Francesca Archibugi( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Professor Brusci's ordered life is disrupted when he suddenly needs to care for his granddaughter and deal with her mother
Chun guang zha xie by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
A man and woman, drawn together by the discovery that their respective spouses are having an affair, slowly fall in love
Topio stin omichli = Landscape in the mist by Thodōros Angelopoulos( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 17 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
Derecho de familia by Stephen Michael Cretney( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Based on Benjamin Law's hit memoir, The family Law is a six-part black comedy about a sprawling Chinese-Australian family who are unlike any you've ever met. And yet, they may also be disturbingly familiar ..."--Container
Shik = Chic by Bakhtiyar Khudojnazarov( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in Russian and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Three young Russian friends amuse themselves in a small seaside town with a series of minor adventures, one of which involves stealing a new suit. The teenagers want to mimic the "chic" exhibited by the tourists who visit the resort town across the harbor from their rural town
Fine pena mai : paradiso perduto ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Antonio Perrone, a young university student, becomes a mafia boss in 1980s Italy
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
 
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