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Resnais, Alain 1922-2014

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Nuit et brouillard Night and fog by Alain Resnais( Visual )

176 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film which counterpoints voice and music, sound and image, still and motion picture, past and present, and living and dead to depict the world of the concentration camp
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love. by Alain Resnais( Visual )

207 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most influential films of all time, Alain Resnais' first feature sees a French actress (Emmanuelle Riva) and a Japanese architect (Eiji Okada) engage in a brief, intense affair in postwar Hiroshima, their consuming fascination impelling them to exercise their own scarred memories of love and suffering. Utilizing an innovative flashback structure and an Academy Award-nominated screenplay by novelist Marguerite Duras, Resnais delicately weaves past and present, personal pain and public anguish, in this moody masterwork
L'Année dernière a Marienbad by Alain Resnais( Visual )

157 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces producer Alain Resnais's unconventional editing techniques. The story evolves a man, who reminds a woman of a conversation he claims they had last year at Marienbad, an exchange of interpretations about the statues of a man and a woman
Last year at Marienbad by Alain Robbe-Grillet( Book )

33 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in French and English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiroshima mon amour by Marguerite Duras( Book )

60 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenario voor de film van Alain Resnais, waarin de psychologische achtergronden getoond worden van twee mensen van verschillend etnische achtergrond, die in het geteisterde Hiroshima een korte maar hevige liefde beleven
Mon oncle d'Amerique My uncle from America by Gérard Depardieu( Visual )

58 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the narrative ovservations of real life human behavioural theorist Henry Laborit, My American uncle describes the complex motivations of a group of characters including René, a working class manager in a textile factory who is demoted and has to move away from his wife and young child, and Janine, an actress having an affair with a married writer and radio boss Jean
Les herbes folles by Alain Resnais( Visual )

10 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lost wallet opens the door to Georges and Marguerite's romantic adventure. After examining the ID of its owner, it is not a simple matter for Georges to turn the wallet he has found into the police. Nor can Marguerite retrieve her wallet without being piqued with curiosity about the person who found it. As George and Marguerite navigate the social protocols of giving and acknowledging thanks, turbulence enters their everyday lives
Muriel, ou, Le temps d'un retour by Alain Resnais( Visual )

52 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely woman is trying to sort her memories and present desires for the resumption of a long past love
Cœurs Private fears in public places by Alain Resnais( Visual )

33 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan, un soldado recientemente expulsado del ejército, se refugia en la bebida para evadirse del mundo que lo rodea. A pesar de ello, su novia Nicole cree que aún pueden salvar su amor
La guerre est finie by Alain Resnais( Visual )

55 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Spanish revolutionary maintains his ideals even though he is warned he will be sold out. Aging, tired leftist Montand travels from Spain to Paris, reports to his political associates, and visits mistress Thulin
La Guerre est finie by Jorge Semprún( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and French and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vous n'avez encore rien vu = You ain't seen nothin' yet by Alain Resnais( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in French and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on two works by the playwright Jean Anouilh, this film opens with a who's-who of French acting royalty being summoned to the reading of a late playwright's last will and testament. This is an alternately wry and wistful valentine to actors and the art of performance from a director long fascinated by the intersection of life, theater and cinema
L'amour à mort by Alain Resnais( Visual )

49 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the southern French town of Uzes, where an archaeological dig is in progress led by Simon. Simon meets and falls in love with Elisabeth, but his love fades after an encounter with death. They both turn to religion and Elisabeth decides to commit suicide
Pas sur la bouche by Alain Resnais( Visual )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A period musical comedy based om a 1925 Parisian operetta in which a seemingly happy married couple encounters a series of comical misunderstandings
Loin du Việt-Nam = Far from Vietnam by Chris Marker( Visual )

11 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in French and English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video compilation of footage on the Vietnam War and protests for and against the war in the United States interspersed with commentary. Joint project of several French film makers
La Pointe-Courte by Agnès Varda( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in French and English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Agnes Varda's film career began with this graceful, penetrating study of a marriage on the rocks, set against the backdrop of a small Mediterranean fishing village. Both a stylized depiction of the complicated relationship between a married couple and a documentary-like look at the daily struggles of the locals, Varda's discursive, gorgeously filmed debut was radical enough to later be considered one of the progenitors of the coming French new wave
Stavisky ... by Jorge Semprún( Book )

11 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in French and English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stavisky by Alain Resnais( Visual )

49 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exquisite recounting of the climatic days in 1933 in the career of Stavisky, the con man turned international financier whose ruin resulted in political scandal and his own mysterious death
Aimer, boire et chanter = Life of Riley by Alex Réval( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Riley has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. Three couples react to the news with various degrees of emotion. The women are each separately invited to a seaside resort by Riley, and hidden resentments and insecurities in each relationship bubble to the surface, causing a re-evaluation of each couple's love
On connaît la chanson by Alain Resnais( Visual )

61 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six characters in search of love and luxury apartments
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Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.01 for Le style c ... to 0.82 for Hiroshima, ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love.
Alternative Names

controlled identityRéval, Alex, 1922-2014

Alain Resnais francouzský filmový režisér

Alain Resnais Frans filmregisseur

Alain Resnais französischer Filmregisseur

Alain Resnais French film director

Alain Resnais regista francese

Alanus Resnais

Alēns Renē

Leinai, Alun 1922-2014

Renais, Alain 1922-2014

Rene, Alen

Rene, Alen 1922-2014

Resnais, Alain

Resnais, Alain 1922-

Rezarail, Alzin 1922-2014

Αλέν Ρενέ

Ален Рене

Ален Рэнэ

Рене, Ален

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אלן רנה

רנה, אלין 1922-

רנה, אלין 1922-2014

רנה, אלן 1922-2014

الان رينيه

آلن رنه فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، و کارگردان فرانسوی

അലെൻ റെനെ

레네, 알랭 1922-2014

알랭 레네



L'Année dernière a MarienbadLast year at MarienbadHiroshima mon amourMon oncle d'Amerique My uncle from AmericaOn connaît la chansonUncovering the Holocaust : the international reception of Night and fogL'Anneé dernière à Marienbad