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Denis, Jacques 1943-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 87 publications in 4 languages and 451 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Cinéma vérité films  History  Internet videos  Dark comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jacques Denis
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul = The clockmaker by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michel is a watchmaker in the district of Saint-Paul, Lyons. He lives quietly, alone with his almost grown-up son, Bernard. One day, the police come and say Bernard was arrested on charges ranging from arson to murder. When a superintendent asks Michel for help, he realizes how little he knows about his son
Jonas qui aura 25 ans en lán 2000 = Jonah who will be 25 in the year 2000( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2019 in French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight French veterans of 1968 are stranded between revolution and accommodation in the 1970s. Each has his or her own eccentric solutions to the problems of society
La Salamandre by Alain Tanner( Visual )

14 editions published between 1971 and 2019 in French and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rosemonde, l'insaisissable Salamandre, gagne sa vie en faisant des "petits boulots". Soupçonnée d'avoir tenté de tuer l'oncle qui l'héberge, elle fait la "une" des faits divers. Son histoire est confiée à un journaliste et à un écrivain, Pierre et Paul, chargés d'écrire le scénario d'un téléfilm. Mais la fantaisie de la Salamandre, son goût de vivre et sa définition de la vérité ne répondent en rien aux définitions et aux critères d'une société standardisée
La question by Laurent Heynemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D'après le livre autobiographique d'Henri Alleg, paru en 1958, qui dénonçait l'usage de la torture en Algérie, le film raconte l'arrestation et le calvaire du directeur d'un journal d'Alger, séquestré par des parachutistes
Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000 by Alain Tanner( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragicomedy follows the lives of four couples, all in their twenties or thirties, who live on a communal farm in the wake of the social and political tumult of May 1968 in France. The various people-- including an unorthodox history professor, a trade unionist, a disillusioned journalist turned gambler, a secretary captivated by tantric sex, a rural worker and his factory-worker wife, and a supermarket cashier who gives away food-- are all trying, in different ways, to maintain the ideals of May 1968 and to find alternatives to capitalism
2 films de Alain Tannner : Le milieu du monde, Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le milieu du monde: Paul (Philippe Leótard) is a married, successful Swiss engineer, and a conservative candidate in an upcoming local election. He falls in love with Adriana (Olimpia Carlisi), a cafe waitress from Italy. Paul's party is very critical of foreign labor and wants to keep Switzerland for the Swiss. As Paul falls deeper into the relationship and is ready to leave his wife, Adriana feels social pressures growing and must make her own decision
Le milieu du monde Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000 by Alain Tanner( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul (Philippe Léotard) is a married, successful Swiss engineer, and a conservative candidate in an upcoming local election. He falls in love with Adriana (Olimpia Carlisi), a cafe waitress from Italy. Paul's party is very critical of foreign labor and wants to keep Switzerland for the Swiss. As Paul falls deeper into the relationship and is ready to leave his wife, Adriana feels social pressures growing and must make her own decision
Les arpenteurs Signé Renart by Michel Soutter( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Undetermined and French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comédie nefian
Ce jour-la = That day by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une jeune fille riche et simple d'esprit hérite de la fortune de sa mère décédée. Les membres de sa famille tentent alors de la faire assassiner pour récupérer l'héritage en question. Mais le tueur qu'ils vont engager va tomber sous le charme de sa cible... (Source : www.allocine.fr 2015-06-04)
El relojero de Saint-Paul L'Horloger de Saint-Paul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el distrito de Saint-Paul, en Lyon, un relojero de mediana edad, Michel Descombes, lleva una tranquila y aburrida vida de soltero junto a su hijo adolescente, Bernard. La madre de Bernard se marchó hace muchos años, y Michel lo ha criado sin ayuda desde entonces. Pero la ordenada vida del relojero cambia el día que recibe la inesperada visita de la policía con una mala noticia
El relojero de Saint-Paul L'Horloger de Saint-Paul( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'orologiaio di Saint-Paul L'horloger de Saint-Paul by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vita del tranquillo orologiaio Michel Descombes viene improvvisamente scossa dalla notizia che il suo unico figlio è ricercato dalla polizia per omicidio. Quando viene arrestato, Michel si interroga sulle sue responsabilità di padre e, nonostante i fatti evidenzino la natura passionale del delitto, avvalora la tesi del figlio di un omicidio politico
El relojero de San Paul( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el distrito de Saint-Paul, en Lyon, un relojero de mediana edad, Michel Descombes, lleva una tranquila y aburrida vida de soltero junto a su hijo adolescente, Bernard. La madre de Bernard se marchó hace muchos años, y Michel lo ha criado sin ayuda desde entonces. Pero la ordenada vida del relojero cambia el día que recibe la inesperada visita de la policía con una mala noticia
Jonah who will be 25 in the year 2000 = Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000 by Alain Tanner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragicomedy follows the lives of four couples, all in their twenties or thirties, who live on a communal farm in the wake of the social and political tumult of May 1968 in France. The various people-- including an unorthodox history professor, a trade unionist, a disillusioned journalist turned gambler, a secretary captivated by tantric sex, a rural worker and his factory-worker wife, and a supermarket cashier who gives away food-- are all trying, in different ways, to maintain the ideals of May 1968 and to find alternatives to capitalism
La tanière( )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vénus beauté (institut) by Tonie Marshall( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A comedy which follows the lives of four strong, smart women who make their living practising beauty at a Parisian spa
Allons z'enfants by Yves Boisset( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Simon est la bête noire de son régiment, ne se soumettant à l'autorité de personne. Ses supérieurs décident de l'envoyer au bagne après qu'il tente de déserter
El relojero de Saint-Paul ; El juez y el asesino( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

El relojero de Saint-Paul: En el distrito de Saint-Paul, en Lyon, un relojero de mediana edad, Michel Descombes, lleva una tranquila y aburrida vida de soltero junto a su hijo adolescente, Bernard. La madre de Bernard se marchó hace muchos años, y Michel lo ha criado sin ayuda desde entonces. Pero la ordenada vida del relojero cambia el día que recibe la inesperada visita de la policía con una mala noticia
Allons z'enfants( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Jonas qui aura 25 ans en lán 2000 = Jonah who will be 25 in the year 2000
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Jacques Denis Frans acteur (1943-2015)

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