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Testud, Sylvie

Works: 202 works in 815 publications in 11 languages and 8,232 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  Musical films  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  War films  Short films  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Director, Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Author of dialog, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Scenarist, fmd, Vocalist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Sylvie Testud
Most widely held works by Sylvie Testud
La vie en rose by Marion Cotillard( Visual )

61 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the story of internationally known singer Edith Piaf, and her struggles throughout her life
Jenseits der Stille = Beyond silence by Jakob Claussen( Visual )

77 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 18-year-old girl serves as the speaking voice (and a sometimes sly interpreter) for her deaf parents. As a talented musician, she considers heading for Berlin, but hesitates amid the repercussions of leaving the nest
Final portrait by Armie Hammer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960s, renowned artist Alberto Giacometti requests for the writer James Lord to become the subject of one of his portraits. Although this seems like an innocent suggestion at first, Lord is quickly drawn into the strange web of Giacometti's beautiful, controversial and difficult world. The portrait sitting becomes so much more than what it seems at face value, and Lord's entire life sits on the precipice due to his association with the wildly talented artist
Stupeur et tremblements = Fear and trembling by Alain Corneau( Visual )

38 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and Multiple languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dream job rapidly becomes a nightmare for Amelie, a Japanese-born Belgian woman, who suffers a series of increasingly humiliating demotions after she lands a job as an interpreter at a large Japanese corporation
La rafle by Roselyne Bosch( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in French and English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the true experiences of individuals caught up in the Vel' d'Hiv roundup. In the summer of 1942 the French government, on the orders of the Nazi occupiers, conducted mass arrests of Jews in Paris and herded them into the Velodrome d'Hiver and a nearby internment camp from which they were ultimately shipped to Auschwitz and executed. Over 13,000 victims, including over 4000 children, were subjects of this atrocity
Pour une femme = For a woman by Diane Kurys( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In her mid-thirties, Anne still knows practically nothing of her family's past. After her mother's death, Anne discovers old photos and letters that convince her to take a closer look at her parents' life after the concentration camps of World War II. Her research reveals the existence of a mysterious uncle everyone seems intent on forgetting entirely. As she closes in on a discovery she didn't expect, her father grows ever more ill, and may take the family secret to his grave. In a journey that stretches from post-war France and to the 1980s, Anne's destiny intertwines with her father's past until they form a single, unforgettable story."--Container
Lourdes by Jessica Hausner( Visual )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to escape her isolation, a young woman with multiple sclerosis who has been confined to a wheelchair for most of her life joins a party to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains, where they hope to find spiritual comfort or bodily cure
Je rentre a la maison = I'm going home by Manoel de Oliveira( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in French and Portuguese and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comfortable daily routines of aging Parisian actor Gilbert Valence, 76, are suddenly shaken when he learns that his wife, daughter, and son-in-law have been killed in a car crash. Having to take care of his now-orphaned grandson, he struggles to go on with his lifelong acting career like he's used to. But the roles he is offered -- a flashy TV show and a hectic last-minute replacement in an English-language film of Joyce's Ulysses -- finally convince him that it's time to retire
Two women( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in Russian and English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beautiful Natalya is married to Arkadi, a rich but older landowner. Bored with her life, she catches the eye of the handsome Mikhail. Might this flirtation develop into something more? Not once the young, attractive Aleksei arrives as tutor to Natalya's son. Natalya falls for Aleksei, but so does her teenage step-daughter Vera. Suddenly Natalia's seemingly idyllic life has turned into a complex web of unrequited love, guilt, lust and jealousy
Les Blessures assassines by Jean-Pierre Denis( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a film version of a sensational true-life crime in France about two sisters forced into servitude who murder their employers
La France by Serge Bozon( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French farm girl Camille is awaiting news of her husband, who is fighting at the front. After she receives an enigmatic letter ending their relationship, she dresses up as a boy and joins a wandering regiment in search of her estranged love. Skirting the edges of battlefields, the platoon haunts the screen like shell-shocked specters, awakening for four uncannily beautiful musical numbers played on homemade string instruments
La captive = The Captive by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

35 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Chantal Akerman becomes the latest filmmaker to take inspiration from Marcel Proust's 'In search of lost time'. Adapted fronm the fifth volume, 'The captive' tells the story of Ariane, who lives under her lover Simon's surveillance in a grandiose Parisian apartment. Simon has an obsessional need to know everything about her, has her accompanied everywhere she goes and subjects her to endless questioning. He imagines she leads a double life, which only serves to increase his desire for her
The château = Je t'aime patate by Franz Kafka( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Americans who inherit a palatial mansion in France. They decide to sell it ... against the wishes of a houseful of live-in servants who'll do anything to stay in residence. It becomes a culture-class of wills
Fu chou = Vengeance by Johnny To( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Costello is a world-weary but dapper gourmet chef who clearly has violence in his past when he enlists the help of hired assassins to enact his bloody revenge on the Chinese gangsters who killed his daughter's family
Demain on déménage = Tomorrow we move by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Charlotte takes in her widowed mother, the ensuing clutter drives her to distraction. As Charlotte pursues her desperate, slapstick quest for peace, her solution is to relocate, but the flood of buyers only make the place more crowded
Maximilian and Marie De Bourgogne( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in German and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her father's death, Marie of Burgundy is the richest heiress in Europe, but the sharp-minded woman resists the citizens of Ghent who try to force her into a marriage with nine-year-old Charles, the French King Louis' son. Meanwhile, Maximilian, the young Austrian archduke, stubbornly opposes his father Frederick who also wants him to marry the young duchess. Nevertheless, Frederick has the merchant Fugger negotiate the marriage between Maximilian and Marie in Ghent
La vie d'une autre by Sylvie Testud( Visual )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een vrouw van 40 is de laatste 15 jaar van haar leven vergeten. Ze denkt dat ze aan het begin van een liefdesrelatie staat, maar in werkelijkheid heeft ze vier dagen de tijd om de man van haar leven voor zich terug te winnen
24 Days( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ilan Halimi is kidnapped for ransom because he's Jewish and supposedly rich, his family and the police start a race against time to save him from the tortures of the "gang of barbarians".. Winner of the Lia Award at the Jerusalem Film Festival.. "As a suspenseful true crime story, 24 Days succeeds. As a warning against the ever present dangers of anti-Semitism, it is eloquent and disturbing." - The Boston Globe. "A real-life Taken. Tremendously gripping Paris police procedural." - The Boston Herald
Aime ton pére = A loving father by Jacob Berger( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real-life father and son Gérard and Guillaume Depardieu star in this almost too close for comfort drama about fame and family dysfunction. Paul is a menacing yet symphathetic twenty-something drifter who has lived his life in the shadows of celebrated novelist Leo, his emotionally and communicatively distant father. Leo wins the Nobel Prize and takes off to Stockholm on his motorcycle. In an attempt to contact his father by catching up with him on the road, Paul is once again rejected. He stalks his dad and after an accident, the son takes advantage of a dazed Leo to abduct him
Gamines by Sylvie Testud( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Lyon, rue du Bon-Pasteur, Sybille, la fille cadette, grandit entourée de sa mère, d'origine italienne, et de ses deux soeurs aînées, dans le secret et le non-dit. Tous les membres de la famille s'interdisent de parler de l'absent, le père de Sybille, présent dans tous les esprits
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Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.23 for La vie en ... to 0.92 for Il n'y a p ...)

Fu chou = Vengeance
Alternative Names
Sylvie Testud actrice, écrivaine, réalisatrice et scénariste française

Sylvie Testud attrice francese

Sylvie Testud Frans actrice

Sylvie Testud französische Schauspielerin

Sylvie Testud French actress, film director, writer and screenwriter

Sylvie Testud skrivagnerez gallek

Sylvie Testudová

Sylvie Testudová francouzská herečka

Testud, Silvie 1971-

Voyer, Sylvie 1971-

Voyet, Sylvie

Voyet, Sylvie 1971-

Σιλβί Τεστού

Сільві Тестю

Тестю, Сильви

סילבי טסטו

סילבי טסטו שחקנית צרפתייה

سيلفي تيستو

سیلوی تستود فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان فرانسوی

실비 테스튀

테스튀, 실비 1971-