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Silberman, Serge

Overview
Works: 89 works in 294 publications in 6 languages and 6,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Serge Silberman
Publications by Serge Silberman
Publications by Serge Silberman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Serge Silberman
Ran by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
63 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,846 libraries worldwide
Set in the early 16th century Japan, an ageing ruler, Lord Hidetora, annpounces his intention to divide his land equally among 3 sons. This decision unleashes a power struggle between the 3
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 888 libraries worldwide
"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container
Le journal d'une femme de chambre by Luis Buñuel( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Célestine takes a job as a chambermaid to a middle-class, provincial family and soon discovers the hidden vices and obsessions of her employers
La voie lactée The milky way by Luis Buñuel( visu )
17 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Two French beggars on their way to Spain's holy city of Santiago de Compostela meet stigmatic children, crucified nuns, and others on their pilgrimage
Le fantôme de la liberté The phantom of liberty ( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in French and held by 385 libraries worldwide
A perverse, playfully absurd comedy that compiles many of the illogical themes that preoccupied Bunuel through his career - from the hypocrisy of conventional morality to the arbitrariness of social arrangements
Le trou by Jacques Becker( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in French and held by 325 libraries worldwide
"In a Paris prison cell, five convicts use every ounce of tenacity and ingenuity in an elaborate attempt to tunnel to freedom -- unaware that a traitor may be among them."--Container
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie ( visu )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in French and English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
"Luis Bunuel's deliciously satiric masterpiece about social mores and class hypocrisy. Opening with a group of friends arriving on the wrong day for a dinner engagement, so begins a sequence of unexpected and unusual events. In their quest for a lavish feast, the dividing line between reality and dreams becomes unclear for each guest, leading the viewer on an intoxicating journey that at once appears both calculated and careless. A masterpiece of surrealist cinema"--Container
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( visu )
14 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in French and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Every time a group of upper middle class friends sits down to dine, odd things happen, giving film director Luis Buñuel opportunity to satirize such targets as diplomats, socialites, and even radical terrorists
Le Journal d'une femme de chambre Diary of a chambermaid ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in French and held by 99 libraries worldwide
In the 1930's a young woman is hired as a chambermaid for a family of hypocrites and sexual perverts. When a child is murdered, the chambermaid becomes obsessed with discovering the identity of the killer, even though she is attracted to him
That obscure object of desire Cet obscur objet du désir by Luis Buñuel( visu )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Luis Bunuel's final film explodes with eroticism, bringing full circle to the director's lifelong preoccupation with the darker side of desire. Bunuel regular Fernando Rey plays Matthieu, an urbane widower, tortured by his lust for the elusive Conchita. With subversive flare, Bunuel uses two different actresses in the lead role: Carole Bouquet, a sophisticated French beauty and Angela Molina, a Spanish coquette. Drawn from Pierre Louys's 1898 novel, La Femme et le Pantin
Cet obscur objet du désir That obscure object of desire ( visu )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in French and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Lors d'un voyage en train, Mathieu, homme d'âge mur, raconte à des compagnons de compartiment son aventure sentimentale avec une jeune femme pauvre et fière, Conchita, qui s'est amusée à l'aguicher tout en se refusant à lui. Après avoir fait sa connaissance quand elle était engagée chez lui comme servante, il l'avait retrouvée en Suisse et en Espagne où elle était devenue danseuse de cabaret. Prêt à lui assurer une existence luxueuse, ainsi qu'à sa mère, il n'en avait pas moins subi de nouvelles rebuffades
The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( visu )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a dinner party at which the guests are interrupted whenever they try to eat
Max mon amour Max my love ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in French and English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
When a British diplomat in France suspects his wife is having an affair, he is totally unprepared when he realizes her secret lover is a chimpanzee called Max
Le journal d'une femme de chambre The diary of a chambermaid ( visu )
6 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Celestine takes a job as a chambermaid to a middle-class, provincial family and soon discovers the hidden vices and obsessions of her employers
The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie ( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in French and English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"Luis Bunuel's deliciously satiric masterpiece about social mores and class hypocrisy. Opening with a group of friends arriving on the wrong day for a dinner engagement, so begins a sequence of unexpected and unusual events. In their quest for a lavish feast, the dividing line between reality and dreams becomes unclear for each guest, leading the viewer on an intoxicating journey that at once appears both calculated and careless. A masterpiece of surrealist cinema"--Container
Rider on the rain ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
When a beautiful young woman in the South of France is stalked and then attacked by a mysterious masked assailant, she is determined to seek revenge. Hunting him down, she kills him in cold blood and dumps his corpse in the sea. Trying to return to her life before the attack, her world is turned upside down when an American investigator turns up and to her horror, seems to know everything about what she has done
Sophia Loren 4-film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 13 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of Sophia Loren motion pictures. The history of Naples comes alive in the music and dance filled "Carosello Napoletano". In "Attila", Loren agrees to marry the Hun leader in order to save the Roman Empire. In "Madame Sans-Gêne", Loren plays the ex-laundress of Napoleon who falls for a sergeant in his army who goes missing. In "I girasoli", a newlywed in WWII is sent to the Russian front and turns up missing. Loren plays his wife, who years later finds out he is not dead
Le fantôme de la liberté by Luis Buñuel( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A perverse, playfully absurd comedy that compiles many of the illogical themes that preoccupied Bunuel through his career - from the hypocrisy of conventional morality to the arbitrariness of social arrangements
El discreto encanto de la burguesía Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie = The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie ( visu )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Los Sénechal han organizado una reunión, a ella están invitadas sus distinguidas amistades: el embajador Rafael Costa y el matrimonio Thévenot. Sin embargo, un contratiempo se suscita e impide que estas finísimas personas puedan cenar como lo tenían planeado. Finalmente, los cinco deciden que lo mejor será dejarse de problemas y acudir a un restaurante. En el trayecto todo parece normal, pero al llegar al establecimiento descubren que el dueño del lugar a muerto. A partir de ese momento, la "normalidad" abandonará a este grupo de refinados amigos, quienes experimentarán confusión, paranoia, y una muy poco sofisticada sensación de encarnar el absurdo
Le journal d'une femme de chambre by Luis Buñuel( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A chambermaid with Paris flair, gets a job at a country estate. The family she works for and the other staff members are a strange sort and she must learn the ways of country living and neighbor revialry. After a child is murdered near the estate, she begins to have her suspicions as to whom may be responsible
 
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French (105)
Japanese (44)
Spanish (17)
English (15)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
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