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Almendros, Nestor

Overview
Works: 330 works in 952 publications in 13 languages and 13,776 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Documentary films  History  Comedy films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Romance films  War films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Author, Director, Illustrator, Other, Composer, Interviewee, Performer, prs, fmd, Actor, Videographer , adi
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Nestor Almendros
 
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Most widely held works by Nestor Almendros
Kramer vs. Kramer by Robert Benton( Visual )

16 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un hombre obsesionado con su carrera, una noche regresa tarde del trabajo y su mujer le anuncia que le abandona, dejándole al cuidado de su hijo
Places in the heart( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 1930's in Waxahachie, Texas. Against this Depression-torn background unforgettable characters meet and collide. Its emotionally gripping story centers around Edna Spalding (Sally Fields) and her unending struggle against extraordinary hardships
Le dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew who feels compelled to leave the country in order to survive the German occupation during WWII. His wife Marion is an actress and a member of the Resistance who goes on to direct the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive by rehearsing a new play. She hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. The troupe believes that the show must go on no matter the circumstances. But Lucas never left the country, he is actually hiding in the basement
Days of heaven by Terrence Malick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and French and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving story about two men who love the same woman. A fugitive from the slums of Chicago finds himself pitted against a shy, rich Texan for the love of Abby
Visions of light( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Adele Hugo's obsessive love affair which led her to run away from home to follow her womanizing lover across an ocean to Halifax, Nova Scotia
L'enfant sauvage = Wild child by François Truffaut( Visual )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un jeune garçon nu, farouche et ne sachant pas parler, est trouvé par des villageois dans la forêt. Il est recueilli par le Dr Itard (François Truffaut), qui se consacre entièrement à son éducation et le prénomme Victor. Civiliser le jeune garçon s'avère une mission ardue et délicate, faite de satisfaction et de frustration" (Source : Jaquette)
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. IV, La collectionneuse by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in French and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty and erotic look at the theme of resisting sexual temptations. Two older men spend their holidays in a house near St. Tropez with a beautiful young girl who collects men the way some people collect art. Both men try to resist being added to her collection, however, soon fall victim to her charm--Container
Koko, a talking gorilla( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koko, a six-year-old gorilla, is the subject of a controversial Stanford University research project conducted by Penny Patterson. A perceptive simian who communicates with humans via sign language, Koko knows more than 300 signs and can combine them to make new hybrid descriptions. Director Schroeder and cinematographer Almendros present a visual argument exposing the contradictions that arise when scientific experiments are used to graph human behavior onto animals
Goin' south by Jack Nicholson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unwashed outlaw is saved from the rope when a young girl promises to marry and reform him
Pauline a la plage = [Pauline at the beach] by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in French and Undetermined and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenager, Pauline, and her first boyfriend observe the adult antics around them
Ma nuit chez Maud = My night with Maud by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in French and German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrator (Jean-Louis), a devout Catholic, moves to a provincial town and vows to marry Francoise, a pretty blond he notices at mass. Vidal, an old school friend, invites him to visit the recently divorced Maud, and the narrator ends up staying the night, having philosophical discussions in her bedroom. Next morning the narrator engineers a meeting with Francoise
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by Jean-Pierre Léaud( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in French and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two English sisters at the turn of the century are in love with the same man for seven years. His inability to choose between them (compounded by his overpossessive mother), and the girls' own powerful passions-- both expressed and repressed-- create a painful, emotionally charged triangle
Domicile conjugal = Bed and board by François Truffaut( Visual )

14 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in French and German and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth installment of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now 26, married and expecting his first child. He is also still struggling to find steady work. Antoine and Christine become the proud parents of a son, but Antoine soon tires of domesticity and when he meets a Japanese woman at his new job he falls in love and has an affair
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by François Truffaut( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bodies are falling left and right in a small French town and evidence points to real estate agent Julien Vercel. Someone is framing Vercel, so in steps Barbara Becker, his beautiful secretary. She sets out to solve the mystery, encountering dark alleys, strange suspicious characters and more bodies
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conclusion of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now in his thirties, in the process of divorcing Christine, enjoying moderate success as a novelist, and clinging to his romantic fantasies. The newly single Doinel finds a new object of his affections in Sabine, a record store salesgirl whom he pursues with the belief that without love, one is nothing. Along the way he renews his acquaintance with previous loves and confronts his past
Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O-- by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic wars, a young widow who is saved from an attempted rape finds herself mysteriously pregnant several months later. Unaware of how this happened, she is sent away by her family and ends up marrying her rescuer, whom she doesn't know is the child's father
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in French and Italian and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Al funerale del quarantenne Bertrand Morane ci sono solo donne che il defunto ingegnere ha amato nel corso della sua vita: i particolari dei vari incontri amorosi sono contenuti nel libro che Bertrand ha terminato in ospedale; prima di morire nel tentativo di toccare le gambe dell'infermiera. (Mereghetti)
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. VI, Love in the afternoon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though happily married to his adoring wife, Hélène, with whom he is expecting a second child, the thoroughly bourgeois business executive Frédéric cannot banish from his mind the multitude of attractive Parisian women who pass him by every day. His flirtations and fantasies remain harmless until Chloe, an audacious, unencumbered old flame, shows up at his office and presents the first genuine threat to his marriage
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. III, My night at Maud's( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pious Catholic engineer in his early thirties lives by a strict moral code in order to rationalize his world, drowning himself in mathematics and the philosophy of Pascal. After spotting the delicate, blonde Françoise at Mass, he vows to make her his wife, but when he unwittingly spends the night at the apartment of the bold, brunette divorcée Maud, his rigid ethical standards are challenged
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Kramer vs. Kramer
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Places in the heartSix contes moraux. Six moral tales. IV, La collectionneuseMa nuit chez Maud = My night with MaudDomicile conjugal = Bed and boardL'amour en fuiteDie Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O--Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. VI, Love in the afternoonSix contes moraux. Six moral tales. III, My night at Maud's
Alternative Names
Almendros Cuyás, Néstor 1930-1992

Almendros i Cuyàs, Néstor 1930-1992

Almendros, Néstor

Almendros, Nestor 1930-1992

Néstor Almendros chef opérateur

Néstor Almendros direttore della fotografia e regista spagnolo

Néstor Almendros hiszpański operator filmowy

Néstor Almendros Spaans filmregisseur

Néstor Almendros Spanischer Kameramann und Filmregisseur

Néstor Almendros Spanish cinematographer and film director

Nestor, John 1930-1992

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Нестор Альмендрос

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