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Montpellier, Luc

Overview
Works: 9 works in 17 publications in 3 languages and 2,853 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer
Classifications: PN1995.9.M45, 791.4372
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Publications about Luc Montpellier
Publications by Luc Montpellier
Most widely held works by Luc Montpellier
Away from her by Sarah Polley( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,812 libraries worldwide
Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's 'forgetfulness' actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since this is the nursing home 'no-vistors,' first 30 days policy of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
The saddest music in the world by Guy Maddin( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Isabella Rossellini stars as a Depression-era beer baroness who sponsors a contest to find the world's saddest tune in this dark comedy
Inescapable ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
"Twenty-five years ago Adib..., a promising young officer in the Syrian military police, suddenly left Damascus under suspicious circumstances. Abandoning the love of his life Fatima..., he made his way to Canada and wiped the slate clean. With a beautiful wife, two grown daughters, and a great job in Toronto, Adib is confident he's built a successful life from scratch. But when his daughter Muna suddenly disappears in Damascus, his past threatens to violently catch up to him. Teaming up with a Canadian emissary..., Adib must now confront the turmoil he thought he left behind so many years ago in order to find Muna"--Container
Cairo time Souvenirs du Caire V.F. ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Juliette is a magazine editor who arrives in Cairo to meet her husband Mark, a UN official in Gaza. When he is unavoidably delayed, Mark sends his friend and former security officer Tareq to show Juliette around the city. As she gets used to the customs and rhythm of life in Cairo, she finds herself falling not only for the city's charms, but for Tareq as well
Confessions of a sociopathic social climber ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Katya Livingston is a woman who has clawed her way to the top of the social ladder. She has high expectations when it comes to men. After ruining the wedding of Dawn, a San Francisco socialite, she discovers that she hasn't been invited to the social event of the season. More determined than ever to make it into the ball at Covington Castle, she will do whatever it takes to get invited. In the process of all of this scheming, Katya meets a lawyer named Charles who just happens to meet all of her expectations. Charles and Katya hit it off immediately even though there are a few awkward moments every time they see each other
Away from her Loin d'elle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's 'forgetfulness' actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since this is the nursing home 'no-vistors, ' first 30 days policy of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
Cairo time ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Juliette, editora de una revista de moda, viaja a El Cairo para reunirse con Mark, su marido, un funcionario de la ONU. Pero ante la imposibilidad de poder estar junto a su mujer, quedándose atrapado en Gaza, decide enviar a su amigo de confianza, Tareq, para hacerle compañía y de guía durante las vacaciones. Por sorpresa, surgen sentimientos inesperados que conducen a un despertar de las emociones en Juliette
La canción más triste del mundo The saddest music in the world ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"La baronesa Lady Helen Port-Huntley es una empresaria de Winnipeg relacionada con la industria de la cerveza. En la época de la depresión económica de los años 30' organiza un concurso con un premio de 25.000 dólares para quién componga la canción más triste del mundo. A la competencia asisten músicos de todo el planeta .Entre ellos sobresalen las figuras de Chester Kent, que compite por Estados Unidos, la de su hermano Roderick, que compite por Serbia, y la del padre de ambos, Fyodor, que representa a Canadá. Así se desarrolla esta competencia plagada de números musicales bizarros y personajes extraños que conforman una historia delirante y extraordinaria."--Envase
Aritmética emocional Emotional Arithmetic ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
En 1945, Jakob Bronski, un joven disidente retenido en Drancy, toma bajo su protección a dos niños, Melanie y Christopher. 40 años después, Melanie descubre que el ahora anciano Jakob, de quien ella creía que había sido trasladado de Drancy a Auschwitz y asesinado, sigue vivo. Inmediatamente le invita a vivir con ella y su familia en su granja de Canadá. Jakob llega con Christopher para dar una sorpresa a Melanie, y ambos tendrán que enfrentarse al auténtico vínculo que les une
 
Languages
English (14)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
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