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Balasko, Josiane

Overview
Works: 199 works in 686 publications in 6 languages and 2,933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Director, Scenarist, Singer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Adapter, Other, Film editor, Author of dialog, Producer, Contributor, Interviewee, Conceptor, Author of introduction, dir, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Josiane Balasko
Publications by Josiane Balasko
Most widely held works by Josiane Balasko
The hedgehog ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
11-year-old Paloma decides to commit suicide on her 12th birthday. After she befriends the concierge of her apartment house and a new tenant her thinking changes
The hedgehog by Balasko( visu )
5 editions published in 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 233 libraries worldwide
The timely story of a girl bent on ending it all on her upcoming twelfth birthday. Using her father's old camcorder to chronicle the hypocrisy she sees in adults, Paloma begins to learn about life from the grumpy building concierge, Renee Michel. When Paloma's camera reveals the extensive secret library in Renee's back room, and that the often gruff matron reads Tolstoy to her cat, Paloma begins to understand that there are allies to be found beneath the prickliest of exteriors
Le hérisson by Mona Achache( visu )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and held by 222 libraries worldwide
An intelligent 11-year-old girl is so bored with her life that she plans to kill herself, yet she finally meets intriguing people in her apartment building and starts to question her suicidal plans
French twist by Josiane Balasko( visu )
45 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Suburban housewife Loli is furious when she discovers her husband has been cheating on her for years. When the van of a tough-talking, tender-hearted lesbian named Marijo breaks down in front of Loli's house, things take an unusual turn
Too beautiful for you ( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in French and English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A man who has the perfect wife falls in love with a coarse, unattractive woman
Too beautiful for you by Bertrand Blier( visu )
29 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Bernard est marié a Florence, une femme irréprochable, d'une beauté parfaite. Comment comprendre alors qu'ils se sente irrésistiblement attiré par sa nouvelle secrétaire, Colette, une fille <<sympa>> mais des plus ordinaires?
Ruby Blue ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
The sudden death of his wife has left Jack lost and alone. He is despised by his son and ignored by neighbours. A ray of sunshine arrives in the unlikely form of the eight-year-old, Florrie, when she moves in next door and delights in Jack's neglected racing pigeon, Ruby, unwittingly rekindling Jack's love for life, while forcing him to come to terms with his past. When his glamorous French neighbour, Stephanie, takes pity on him, Jack cannot help but fall for her charms. But when Stephanie reveals a well-kept secret, the nature of Jack's friendship with Florrie is questioned by everyone and his life thrown into turmoil once again
Cliente ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and Multiple languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Judith is the host and owner of a home shopping TV program. Divorced, successful, but wary of love, she selects younger male lovers from a host of escorts on the Internet. One day she chooses Marco, a charmingly sheepish man who is clearly not a pro. He's just desperate for money to keep his wife's business afloat. Marco doesn't want his wife to find out, his wife doesn't want the money to stop flowing, and Nathalie doesn't want to fall in love. None of them get what they want. Or do they?
Un heureux énénement A happy event by Rémi Bezançon( visu )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 116 libraries worldwide
"The film explores what it means to procreate in contemporary Paris, tracing one couple's experience from conception through pregnancy, labor, and their new daughter's infancy"--Bonjour Paris website
French twist French twist ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Suburban housewife Loli is furious when she discovers her husband has been cheating on her for years. When the van of a tough-talking, tender-hearted lesbian named Marijo breaks down in front of Loli's house, things take an unusual turn
Cliente : roman by Josiane Balasko( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and Italian and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman d'amour
Le Père Noël est une ordure by Jean-Marie Poiré( visu )
40 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 84 libraries worldwide
A French cult comedy film. The story deals with a group of people who work at a struggling Suicide Prevention Center in Venice on Christmas Eve--the busiest night of the year for the hotline
Le père Noël est une ordure ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in French and German and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Analyse: Personnages : 2 femmes, 5 hommes
Parano express : roman by Josiane Balasko( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Antoine est un trentenaire bien sous tous rapports : une femme, un boulot, une mère hystérique. Ca roule pour lui jusqu'à ce qu'une vieille femme, sourde et muette, dépose devant son café matinal un porte-clés et un billet divinatoire, avec une catastrophe annoncée. Croyances de bonnes femmes ? Apparemment pas, puisque Antoine va vraiment tout perdre, et en une seule journée
Les bronzés by Patrice Leconte( visu )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A group of young French singles and couples on a charter holiday in western Africa trying their best to be make new conquests, while getting some sun at the same time
Les bronzés font du ski by Patrice Leconte( visu )
21 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A group of wealthy libertines get together for a week-long ski vacation at Val-d'Isere
Grosse fatigue Dead tired by Michel Blanc( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Michel Blanc écrit le scénario de son prochain film dont l'interprète doit être Carole Bouquet. Un matin la police débarque chez lui : Josiane Balasko a porté plainte contre lui pour viol et ça n'a vraiment pas l'air d'être une plaisanterie
Les bronzés 3 amis pour la vie by Patrice Leconte( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Sequel to Les bronzés and Les bronzés font du ski in which a group of friends that met on vacation reunite after 27 years
Un crime au paradis by Jean Becker( visu )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Jojo Braconnier et sa femme Lulu ne peuvent plus se supporter. Un jour, Jojo regarde à la télévision un reportage sur un avocat brillant, Maître Jacquard, qui en est à son vingt-cinquième acquittement. Jojo et très impressionné et, n'en pouvant vraiment plus de sa vie conjugale, va le trouver. Il lui annonce qu'il a tué sa femme, et par un jeu de questions très adroites se fait expliquer la facon dont il aurait du operer. De retour chez lui, il suit à la lettre les explications de l'avocat et par lui-même, Jojo Braconnier s'en tire avec un peine minimum
Nuit d'ivresse by Josiane Balasko( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Balasco, Josiane
Balaskovic, Josiane.
Balaskovic, Josiane 1952-...
Josiane Balasko francouzská herečka
Josiane Balasko französische Schauspielerin, Regisseurin und Drehbuchautorin
Josiane Balasko French actress, film director, writer and screenwriter
Josiane Balasko regista, attrice e sceneggiatrice francese
L'equipe du Splendid
Valasco 1950-
Жозиан Баласко
جوزيان بالاسكو
ژوزین بالاسکو فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان فرانسوی
조지안 발라스코
ジョジアーヌ・バラスコ
Languages
French (236)
English (11)
German (4)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
Spanish (1)
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