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Truffaut, François

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Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

85 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Neary witnesses the arrival of flying saucer from an alien world. Thus begins an incredible series of events, culminating in the ultimate encounter with other-worlders as Neary is led aboard the awesome Mothership
A bout de souffle = Breathless by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

194 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple of days in the lives of casual lovers in Paris. A young small-time crook kills a policeman after stealing a car, and goes on the run with his American girlfriend who eventually betrays him [c.f. Halliwell's, 1997 ed.]. The film debut of Jean Luc Godard...spearheaded the French new wave of filmmaking
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( Visual )

132 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feature film from France. A twelve year old Parisian boy, neglected by his mother and stepfather, plays truant and takes to petty crime
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( Visual )

73 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les livres, voilà l'ennemi ! Dans un pays indéfini, à une époque indéterminée, la lecture est rigoureusement interdite : elle empêcherait les gens d'être heureux. La brigade des pompiers a pour seule mission, non d'éteindre les incendies, mais de traquer les gens qui possèdent des livres et de réduire ces objets en cendres. Montag, pompier zélé et citoyen respectueux des institutions, rencontre Clarisse, une jeune institutrice qui le fait douter de sa fonction. Peu à peu il est à son tour gagné par l'amour des livres. (Jaquette)
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

107 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before World War I, in Paris, a girl alternates between a French & a German student, and after the war they meet again to form a constantly shifting triangle
Hitchcock by François Truffaut( Book )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic study of the great director and his films, comprising a series of dialogues between Hitchcock and Truffaut, is fully updated with material on Hitchcock's last years and his final four films
Le dernier métro by François Truffaut( Visual )

148 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love and adventure set in the milieu of the theatre during the German occupation of Paris in 1942. The theatre continues to operate amid Gestapo agents, black-marketeers, resistance fighters and Nazi collaborators
The films in my life by François Truffaut( Book )

30 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is Truffaut's own selection of more than one hundred essays that range widely over the history of film and pay tribute to Truffaut's particular heroes, among them Hitchcock, Welles, Chaplin, Renoir, Cocteau, Bergman and Bunuel
Jean Renoir by André Bazin( Book )

39 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La nuit américaine by François Truffaut( Visual )

49 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resumen: Relato del hecho filmico de un rodaje: la estrella americana de tormentosa vida intima, el galan caido en desgracia y reservado ahora a papeles secundarios, la diva envejecida y estrafalaria, el galan joven fragil y neurotico
Tirez sur le pianiste Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut( Visual )

73 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous concert pianist takes refuge from his former life by working under a pseudonym in a sleazy Parisian bar. He becomes embroiled in the criminal underworld when he helps his petty crook brothers escape from gangsters, with tragic consequences
L'enfant sauvage Wild child by François Truffaut( Visual )

120 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinante y verdadera historia sobre un niño salvaje que se crió solo en los bosques franceses y de un médico que trata de civilizarlo. Una película encantadora llena de maravillosos y reveladores momentos solo que la visión de Truffaut pudo captar... un clásico
L'Argent de poche by François Truffaut( Visual )

74 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of children in a French village as they grow from children to adolescents to adulthood
L'histoire d'Adèle H. The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( Visual )

36 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adele, daughter of French author and patriot Victor Hugo, is beautiful, composed and filled with the same brilliant writing talent as her famous father. However, Adele is driven not by literary aspirations but by love. Impelled by a need that will not be denied, she has run away from home to follow her handsome, womanizing lover across an ocean to wintry Halifax, Nova Scotia. Wild with desire, shell risk everything to renew their brief affair
French cinema of the occupation and resistance : the birth of a critical esthetic by André Bazin( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La peau douce = the soft skin by François Truffaut( Visual )

88 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrated literary scholar, seemingly happily married, embarks on an affair with a gorgeous stewardess, who is captivated by his charm and reputation. As their romance gets serious, the film grows anxious, leading to a wallop of a conclusion
The adventures of Antoine Doinel; four screenplays: The 400 blows; Love at twenty; Stolen kisses; Bed and board by François Truffaut( Book )

32 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in French and English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These four films about adolescence, youth and first love range from the brutal realism of The 400 Blows to the subtle comedy of Stolen Kisses, each of them built around one central character, Antoine Doinel, who grows from an embattled and rejected child. in the first and most famous of these films, to the puzzled, sympathetic and always hopeful young man of the later ones"--Page 4 of cover
Jules and Jim; a film by François Truffaut( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and German and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before World War I in Paris, a girl alternates between a French student, Jim, and a German student, Jules. After the war, they meet again and form a constantly shifting triangle
The cinema of cruelty : from Buñuel to Hitchcock by André Bazin( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perhaps the single most important voice of cinema in the twentieth century, André Bazin profoundly influenced the development of the scholarship that we know now as film criticism. Bazin has acutely analyzed the cinematic values of our time, extending to his international audiences "the impact of art for the understanding and discrimination of his readers."The depth and logic of his commentary has elevated film criticism to new heights. The reputation of André Bazin continues to grow as his writings are published and studied by filmmakers and filmgoers alike. Often referred t
Deux de la vague by Emmanuel Laurent( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in French and English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directors Jean-Luc Godard and Francois Truffaut changed the face of cinema forever as members of the French New Wave. Two in the wave documents their intensely combative and creative relationship
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A bout de souffle = Breathless
Alternative Names
Chu, Fu

Franciscus Truffaut

François 1932-1984

François Truffaut cineasta francés

François Truffaut film director

François Truffaut francouzský režisér

François Truffaut francuski reżyser filmowy, scenarzysta, aktor i producent

François Truffaut Frans filmregisseur

François Truffaut französischer Filmregisseur, Filmkritiker, Schauspieler und Produzent

François Truffaut regista francese

Fransuā Trifo


Trifo, Fransuā 1932-1984

Ṭrifo, Fransuʼah

Tri︠u︡ffo, Fransua


Truffaut, F.

Truffaut, F. 1932-1984

Truffaut, F. (François)

Truffaut, François

Truffaut, François 1932-

Truffaut, Francois 1932-1984

Truffaut, Francoise 1932-1984

Φρανσουά Τρυφό

Трюффо, Франсуа

Трюффо, Франсуа 1932-1984

Франсоа Трифо

Франсоа Трюфо

Франсуа Труфо

Франсуа Трюффо

Франсуа Трюффо французский кинорежиссёр

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פרנסואה טריפו

فرانسوا تروفو

فرنسوا تروفو

फ़्राँस्वा त्रुफ़ो

ফ্রঁসোয়া ত্রুফো French screenwriter, director, producer or actor

ഫ്രാൻസ്വാ ത്രൂഫോ

ฟร็องซัว ทรูว์โฟ

ფრანსუა ტრიუფო

트뤼포, 프랑소와 1932-1984

트뤼포, 프랑수아 1932-1984

트뤼포, 프랑스와 1932-1984

프랑수아 트뤼포

トリュフォー, フランソワ




A bout de souffle = BreathlessLes quatre cents coupsFahrenheit 451HitchcockThe films in my lifeJean RenoirL'Argent de pocheLa peau douce = the soft skin