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Belvaux, Lucas 1961-

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Most widely held works by Lucas Belvaux
Joyeux Noël = Merry Christmas by Christian Carion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on true episodes, this film tells the story of German, French, and Scottish soldiers in the bloody trenches of World War I and the miraculous Christmas Eve truce they unexpectedly forge. Follows a French lieutenant, a Scottish priest, and a German tenor and his beloved Danish soprano as music and the spirit of Christmas create bonds between enemies
Rapt by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in French and English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanislas Graff, a powerful industrialist, is kidnapped one morning from in front of his building by a group of gangsters. So begins a nightmare where he's humiliated, abused, and treated inhumanely. Although he resists, allowing his kidnappers no hold over him, he accepts everything without rebelling or any kind of cry or complaint; he responds with dignity to barbarity. Outside, his world slowly collapses when his true nature is revealed
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 19th century France, the romantic daughter of a country squire marries a dull country doctor. To escape boredome, she throws herself into love affairs with a suave local landowner and a young law student, and runs up ruinous depts"--Container
This is our land( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in French and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaged but apolitical nurse gets involved in a far-right political party. Based on numerous recent events in France, it becomes about how Front National operates and how it is perceived by the French
Poulet au vinaigre = Chicken with vinegar by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small town in France, an invalid bullies her teen aged son into obedience. They live on an estate marked for development, but they are refusing to sell. When a series of murders occur, the deceptively charming Inspector Lavardin gets to the bottom of it all
Hurlevent by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering Heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
Demain on déménage = Tomorrow we move by Chantal Akerman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 92 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
Chez nous by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een wijkverpleegster in een stad in Noord-Frankrijk wordt overgehaald om namens een populistische partij lijsttrekker te zijn voor de gemeenteraadsverkiezingen
38 témoins by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alors qu'elle rentre d'un voyage professionnel en Chine, Louise découvre que sa rue a été le théâtre d'un crime. Aucun témoin, tout le monde dormait. Paraît-il. Pierre, son mari, travaillait. Il était en mer. Paraît-il... La police enquête, la presse aussi. Jusqu'à cette nuit où Louise rêve. Elle rêve que Pierre lui parle dans son sommeil. Qu'il lui parle longuement. Lui qui, d'habitude, parle si peu... (Source : Jaquette)
Pas son genre by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clément, jeune professeur de philosophie parisien est affecté à Arras pour un an. Loin de Paris et ses lumières, Clément ne sait pas à quoi occuper son temps libre. C'est alors qu'il rencontre Jennifer, jolie coiffeuse, qui devient sa maîtresse. Si la vie de Clément est régie par Kant ou Proust, celle de Jennifer est rythmée par la lecture de romans populaires, de magazines "people" et de soirées karaoké avec ses copines. Cœurs et corps sont libres pour vivre le plus beau des amours mais cela suffira-t-il à renverser les barrières culturelles et sociales?"--[allocine.fr]
The trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Couple épatant = Amazing couple: "Cecile and Alain have been an 'amazing' couple for 20 years. But the night of his birthday, Cecile discovers Alain has been lying to her. What is the love of her life hiding from her?"--Container
Un couple épatant by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Premier volet d'une trilogie qui comprend aussi "Cavale" et "Après la vie."
Pars vite et reviens tard by Régis Wargnier( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Police captain Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg doesn't like springtime. He's wary of renewed vigor, desires for escape, a surge of impulses, all these signals that indicate the return of fine weather ... He has every reason to be wary. His girlfriend, Camille, has packed her bags and left, and her absence has clipped his wings, right at the moment when he needed them most, for something has just occurred in Paris: a riddle bearing a curse, that could well turn into calamity if it's not resolved double quick. Strange signs spread out across the doors of Paris buildings, and mysterious, troubling words ringing out in public places. Then what Adamsberg most dreaded occurs: the first death, the person's face frozen in a look of terror, signs of the Plague. It was this that the riddle announced, the return of this terrible plague, but with a surprising variation: it seems that someone controls the disease and takes it wherever he wants ..."--UniFrance web site
La raison du plus faible by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Living in Liège, a Belgian industrial town that's slowly crumbling into redundancy, three friends - Patrick, Robert & Jean-Pierre, all unemployed - can only look on impotently as their lives slip away. But when a stranger named Marc is released from prison and enters their lives, they cook up an amateurish armed robbery to get the money needed to buy Patrick's wife a new moped. Will fortune smile, for once, upon the little guy? Or will the status quo prove inescapable?"--Container
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in French and German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her
Cavale by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deuxième volet d'une trilogie qui comprend aussi "Un couple épatant" et "Après la vie."
Afterlife = Après la vie by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Troisième volet d'une trilogie qui comprend aussi "Un couple épatant" et "Cavale."
Pour rire! by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicolas lives with Alice; Gaspard expects that Alice leaves Nicolas; Juliette is manipulated by Nicolas and serves as an alibi for Alice; she loves Michel, who leaves her for Romance. All at Paris, where they cross, pursue, hide, leave and find each other. --
Un couple épatant ; Cavale ; Après la vie by Lucas Belvaux( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Désordre by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seeds of self-destruction stalk a French indie band on the verge of its success
 
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Joyeux Noël = Merry Christmas
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Alternative Names
Lucas Belvaux attore, regista e sceneggiatore belga

Lucas Belvaux Belgian actor, film director and screenwriter

Lucas Belvaux Belgisch acteur

Lucas Belvaux belgischer Schauspieler und Filmregisseur

Люка Бельво

Люка Бельво Бельгійський актор, режисер та сценарист

Լյուկա Բելվո բելգիացի դերասան, կինոռեժիսոր, սցենարիստ

لوكا بلفو

لوکاس بلوایوکس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بلژیکی

リュカ・ベルヴォー

卢卡斯·贝尔沃克斯

盧卡斯·貝沃

Languages
French (149)

German (9)

English (3)

Chinese (2)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)