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Audiard, Jacques

Works: 159 works in 722 publications in 9 languages and 6,131 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Prison films  Gangster films  Motion pictures  Crime films  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Scenarist, Restager , Author of screenplay, Author, fmd, pmn, Author of dialog, Film editor, Adapter, Interviewee, Other, Composer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jacques Audiard
Most widely held works by Jacques Audiard
De rouille et d'os = Rust and bone by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

64 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homeless father and street boxer struggling to support his son and a horribly injured trainer of killer whales form an intensifying bond that fractures the considerable defensive armor each is accustomed to wearing
Un prophète = a prophet by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

79 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Prophet details the gritty prison career of nineteen-year-old Malik. Arriving at the jail, he is cornered by the leader of the ruling Corsican gang and forced to carry out a number of dangerous missions indcluding drug trafficking and brutal hits. Over time Malik is able to earn the gang leader's confidence and rise up the prison ranks, all while secretly devising his own plans
De battre mon coeur s'est arrete by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

71 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed director of Read My Lips - Jacques Audiard's remake of James Toback's classic 1978 film, Fingers, presents a memorable character study about a young man torn between a life of crime and classical music. 28 year-old Tom seems destined to follow in his father's footsteps as a Parisian property shark. However, a chance encounter with his late mother's music agent rekindles a desire for a musical career and hope for a better life
Sur mes lèvres = Read My Lips by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

55 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young secretary Carla is a long-time employee of a property development company. Loyal and hardworking, first to arrive and last to leave, Carla is beginning to chafe at the limitations of her career and is looking to move up. But as a 35-five-year-old woman with a hearing deficiency, she is not sure how to climb out of her humdrum life, though she is confident in her own abilities. Into her life comes Paul Angeli, a new trainee she decides to hire. Paul is 25 years old and completely unskilled, but Carla covers for him when the need arises because of his other qualities - he's a thief, fresh out of jail and very good-looking. It's a case of good meeting bad
Dheepan( Visual )

8 editions published in 2017 in Tamil and English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sri Lankan Tamil warrior flees to France and ends up working as a caretaker of a housing block outside Paris in a crime-ridden neighborhood
Un héros très discret = A self made hero by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

61 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since he was young, salesman Albert Dehousse (Mathieu Kassovitz) wanted to be a hero. Following the liberation of France after the Second World War, Albert leaves his home and wife and sets out for Paris where he befriends a young Captain, Jean Dionnet, and makes the acquaintance of Monsieur Jo (Jean-Louis Trintignant), a collaborator turned Resistance fighter. Albert, already a bit of a fibber, begins his life anew with a fully fabricated identity of a daring Resistance hero, based on library research and the war yarns of Monsieur Jo. But his performance so captivates the French upper crust that she's soon way over his head - and holding a key ambassadorial position. A gently comic take on the human need to reinvent oneself, with the lightest satirical touch
Nouvelles vagues : de Godard à Audiard by Traffic Quintet( )

3 editions published in 2007 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dheepan by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

36 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape the civil war in Sri Lanka, a former soldier, a young woman and a little girl pose as a family. They end up settling in a housing project outside Paris. Even though they barely know one another, they try to build a life together
Je suis heureux que ma mère soit vivante = I'm glad my mother's alive by Claude Miller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas is a troubled teenager who was given up for adoption as a toddler and is now obsessed with finding his birth mother. After searching for years, Thomas finally finds his mother single, with a young child, and living in a nearby suburb. Thomas starts a relationship with her which is part courtship and part obsessive and eventually drives him to an act of madness
Baxter by Jérôme Boivin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in French and English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of a dog whose unusual ability to think drives him to human-scale destruction. Told from the dog's point of view
Regarde les hommes tomber by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A salesman tries to find the murderer of his best friend, a cop named Mickey. To do this, he realizes that he must abandon everything he knows
Mortelle randonnée by Claude Miller( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convinced that she is his long-lost daughter, detective Beauvoir follows serial killer Catherine around Europe, helping her to elude the police, until she falls in love with a blind artist
Un prophète( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De 19-jarige Malik moet zich staande houden in een Franse gevangenis, waar Corsicanen en Arabieren om de macht strijden
Le professionnel by Georges Lautner( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Agent secret français, Josselin Beaumont est chargé d'exécuter le président à vie du Malawi. Un revirement de politique hexagonal fait qu'il est dénoncé aux autorités du Malawi. Arrêté et incarcéré, il réussit cependant à s'évader. De retour à Paris, il informe son supérieur, le colonel Martin, qu'il remplira son contrat lors de la prochaine visite officielle de Njala à Paris."
Il profeta( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il 19enne Malik El Djebena viene condannato a sei anni di prigione. Giovane e fragile, ma estremamente intelligente nonostante sia analfabeta, Malik inizia a svolgere 'missioni' per un gruppo di detenuti corsi che ha imposto la propria legge all'interno dell'istituto penale. Con il passare del tempo, il ragazzo si guadagna la loro completa fiducia riuscendo ben presto a sfruttare la situazione a proprio vantaggio. (LaFeltrinelli)
L'art du montage : comment les cinéastes et les monteurs réécrivent les films by Jacques Audiard( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beat my heart skipped by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moody, intense and memorable study of a young man torn between two very different worlds. Tom is 28 and destined to follow in his father's footsteps in the sleazy and sometimes brutal world of real estate. But a chance encounter leads him to believe that he can become, like his mother, a concert pianist, In earnest, he starts preparing for the audition with a virtuoso Chinese pianist. She doesn't speak a word of French; music is their only exchange. But pressures from the ugly world of his day job soon become more than he can handle
Dämonen und Wunder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Rebellen der Tamil Tigers haben ihr Ziel eines von Sri Lanka unabhängigen Staates nicht erreicht. Sie wurden besiegt. Um in Frankreich bessere Chancen auf Asyl zu haben, schliesst sich Dheepan, einer der unterlegenen Soldaten, mit der jungen Frau Yalini und dem Waisenmädchen Illayaal zusammen - das Trio behauptet gegenüber den Behörden, eine Familie zu sein. So gelingt den Flüchtlingen in einer Sozialbausiedlung am Pariser Stadtrand der Start in ein neues Leben. Dheepan kümmert sich als Hausmeister um mehrere Häuserblocks, Yalini wird Betreuerin des alleinstehenden, dementen Habib und Illayaal besucht eine Schule. Aber bald merken die Neuankömmlinge, dass Paris fast genauso gefährlich ist wie ihre Heimat. Drogendealer haben die Gegend im Griff. (Quelle:
Un sapore di ruggine e ossa( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nel nord della Francia, Ali si ritrova improvvisamente sulle spalle Sam, il figlio di cinque anni che conosce appena. Senza un tetto né un soldo, i due trovano accoglienza a sud, ad Antibes, in casa della sorella di Alì. Tutto sembra andare subito meglio. Il giovane padre trova un lavoro come buttafuori in una discoteca e, una sera, conosce Stephane, bella e sicura, animatrice di uno spettacolo di orche marine. Una tragedia, però, rovescia presto la loro condizione. (Mymovies)
De latir, mi corazón se ha parado( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom tiene 28 años y está destinado a seguir los pasos de su padre en el sórdido y a veces brutal negocio inmobiliario. Pero un encuentro casual le lleva a creer que puede convertirse, como su madre, en pianista. Con determinación, comienza a prepararse para una audición con una virtuosa pianista china. Ella no habla ni una palabra de francés, la música es su único intercambio. Pero las presiones provenientes del feo mundo de su trabajo diario pronto se convierte en algo más de lo que puede manejar
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Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.25 for Dheepan / ... to 0.96 for De latir, ...)

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Alternative Names
Iacobus Audiard

Jacques Audiard Francia forgatókönyvíró, filmrendező

Jacques Audiard francouzský scenárista, filmový režisér

Jacques Audiard francuski scenarzysta, reżyser i aktor

Jacques Audiard Frans filmregisseur

Jacques Audiard französischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Jacques Audiard French film director and screenwriter

Jacques Audiard sceneggiatore e regista francese

Ζακ Οντιάρ

Жак Одиар

Жак Одіар

Жак Одіар французький кінорежисер та сценарист

Одиар, Жак французский кинорежиссёр и сценарист

ז'אק אודיאר

ז'אק אודיאר שחקן צרפתי

جاك اوديار

ژاک اودیار فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی

ജാക്ക്സ് ഓഡിയോർഡ് ഫ്രഞ്ച് ചലചിത്ര നടന്‍

오디아르, 자크 1952-

자크 오디아르

オディアール, ジャック