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Bresson, Robert

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Pickpocket by Robert Bresson( Visual )

84 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michel, an insiginificant man who drifts into crime, is arrested and imprisoned. Upon release, he abandons an attempt at reform when a master pickpocket teaches him his art
Journal d'un curé de campagne by Robert Bresson( Visual )

80 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of a devout and withdrawn young priest's assignment to his first rural parish. Disliked and misunderstood by his parishoners, his only support comes from a neighboring vicar who recognizes his near-sainthood
Notes on cinematography by Robert Bresson( Book )

56 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short notes about cinematography by Robert Bresson
Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar by Robert Bresson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the donkey Balthazar as he is passed from owner to owner, some kind and some cruel but all with motivations beyond his understanding. Balthazar, whose life parallels that of his first keeper, Marie, is truly a beast of burden, suffering the sins of man. But despite his powerlessness, he accepts his fate nobly
Mouchette by Robert Bresson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Faced with a dying mother, an absent, alcoholic father, and a baby brother in need of care, the teenage Mouchette seeks solace in nature and daily routine, a respite from her economic and prepubescent turmoil"--Container
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut = A man escaped by Robert Bresson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in French and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gebaseerd op het verhaal over de Franse verzetsstrijder André Devigny, die werd gevangengenomen en ter dood veroordeeld door de Nazi's
Lancelot du Lac by Robert Bresson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This telling of the Athurian legend is stripped of the aura of romance & an atmosphere of inevitability & foreboding pervades a world in which God is absent
Les dames du Bois de Boulogne = The ladies of the Bois de Boulogne by Films Raoul Ploquin (Firm)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2004 in French and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realizing that her lover Jean is losing interest in her, a society lady Helene gets revenge by tricking him into marrying a former prostitute Agnes. After the wedding Helene tells a stunned Jean about his wife's secret past
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut = A man escaped, or, the wind blows where it wishes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in French and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision
L'Argent = Money by Robert Bresotn( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bresson's classic film ... tells of the tragic chain of events which ensue when two schoolboys pass a forged banknote in a photography shop. The note is transferred to the unwitting Yvon, a delivery driver, who is arrested for possessing it. Despite being cleared by the court, Yvon loses his job and becomes trapped in a disastrous spiral of theft, imprisonment and murder."--Container
The trial of Joan of Arc by Robert Bresson( Visual )

37 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Joan of Arc's imprisonment, interrogation, trial and execution. Based on historical records of the actual trial
What is cinema?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Workman is best known for creating unforgettable Oscar montage sequences and for his award-winning documentaries. Here he demonstrates his command of cinematic language, creating a visual essay out of clips from films that pushed the boundaries of the art form and gave us ideas of what the future might hold. Includes new and archival interviews with eclectic filmmakers
Le diable probablement = The devil, probably by Robert Bresson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles is a womanizing ringleader of a student environmental group, haunted by an overwhelming sense of nihilism that finally envelops him. He drifts through politics, religion and psychoanalysis, rejecting them all. Once he realizes the depth of his disgust with the moral and physical decline of the society he lives in, he decides that suicide is the only option
Une Femme douce( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in French and Multiple languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the teenage wife of a pawnbroker suddenly and inexplicably commits suicide, her distraught husband tries to understand why. As the story unfolds in flashbacks, a pattern of miscommunication and abuse is revealed
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut by Robert Bresson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision
Jeanne d'Arc à l'écran by Michel Estève( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les anges du peche = Angels of sin by Robert Bresson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne-Marie, a passionately devout novice in a Dominican convent whose mission is the rehabilitation of women's prison inmates, takes a strong interest in one prisoner, Thérèse, urging her to seek help from the sisters when her term is up. Thérèse does, but only after taking fatal revenge on the lover who'd caused her to be unjustly convicted and imprisoned
Notizen zum Kinematographen by Robert Bresson( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noten zum Kinematographen by Robert Bresson( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Procès de Jeanne d'Arc; film by Robert Bresson( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le scénario du film, qui montre les minutes du procès de Jeanne d'Arc
 
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Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut = A man escaped
Alternative Names
Bresson, Robert, 1901-1999

Bresson, Robert, 1907-1999

Rober Breson

Robert Bresson cineasta

Robert Bresson francia filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró

Robert Bresson Frans filmregisseur

Robert Bresson Französischer Filmregisseur

Robert Bresson French film director

Robert Bresson regista francese

Robertus Bresson

Ρομπέρ Μπρεσόν

Рабер Брэсон

Робер Бресон

Робер Брессон

בערסאן, רובר

ברסון, רובר

רובר ברסון

روبر برسون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی

റോബർട്ട് ബ്രസ്സൻ

ブレッソン, ロベール

ロベール・ブレッソン

羅伯特·布列松

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Au hasard Balthazar = BalthazarUn condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut = A man escapedLe diable probablement = The devil, probablyUne Femme douceRobert Bresson : a passion for filmNeither god nor master : Robert Bresson and radical politicsTouching God : the novels of Georges Bernanos in the films of Robert Bresson