WorldCat Identities

Truffaut, François

Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about François Truffaut
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by François Truffaut
Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

104 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,773 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
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( Visual )

263 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen year old boy suffering from neglect finds ways to conceal his true life by skipping school and losing himself in other activities
Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut( Visual )

176 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a future when books are banned and destroyed by the government, a fireman in charge of the burning becomes involved with a schoolteacher who flaunts the law by collecting and reading books
A bout de souffle = Breathless by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

204 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young car thief kills a policeman and goes on the run with his American girlfriend [c.f. Halliwell's, 1997 ed.]
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

259 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,760 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
Le dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

152 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her husband in exile from the Nazis, a beautiful actress (Deneuve) tries to keep his theater running. Set in Paris
Hitchcock by François Truffaut( Book )

23 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Any book-length interview with Alfred Hitchcock is valuable, but considering that this volume's interlocutor is fellow director François Truffaut, the conversation is remarkable indeed. Here is a rare opportunity to eavesdrop on two cinematic masters from very different backgrounds as they cover each of Hitch's films in succession. Though this book was initially published in 1967 when Hitchcock was still active, Truffaut later prepared a revised edition that covered the final stages of his career. The book is a storehouse of insight and witticism, including the master's impressions of a classic like Rear Window ("I was feeling very creative at the time, the batteries were well charged"), his technical insight into Psycho's shower scene ("the knife never touched the body; it was all done in the [editing]"), and his ruminations on flops such as Under Capricorn ("If I were to make another picture in Australia today, I'd have a policeman hop into the pocket of a kangaroo and yell 'Follow that car!'")
Tirez sur le pianiste = Shoot the piano player by François Truffaut( Visual )

193 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,665 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
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( Visual )

113 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Truffaut's 1973 film, an "homage to moviemaking," details the loves and lunacy of the closely-knit family of strangers that comprises an on-location film, cast and crew
Jean Renoir by André Bazin( Book )

49 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The films in my life by François Truffaut( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 1,174 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
L'enfant sauvage = Wild child by François Truffaut( Visual )

128 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,111 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
Jules and Jim; a film by François Truffaut( Book )

56 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,063 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
L'Argent de poche by François Truffaut( Visual )

93 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of children in a French village as they grow from childhood to adolescence to adulthood
Baisers volés = Stolen kisses by François Truffaut( Visual )

105 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stolen kisses is a continuation of the story of Antoine Doinel (first told in the film, The 400 blows). In many respects this is an autobiography of Francois Truffaut--his thoroughly dishonorable discharge from the army, his initially awkward but finally successful encounters with women
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( Visual )

85 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 862 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
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

84 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Truffaut's fifth and final film of his semi-autobiographical "Antoine Doinel" series, we see Doinel in his 30s and newly divorced. Still ambivalent about relationships, the wrath of Doinel's mother forces him to confront his insecurities and rekindle some past relationships. Clips and characters from the four previous "Doinel" films makes this charming and sentimental film a must-see for any Truffaut fan. Loosely based on Truffaut's own life
Domicile conjugal = Bed and board by François Truffaut( Visual )

86 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth installment in François Truffaut's chronicle of the ardent, anachronistic Antoine Doinel, Bed and Board plunges his hapless creation once again into crisis. Expecting his first child and still struggling to find steady employment, Doinel (Jean-Pierre Léaud) involves himself in a relationship with a beautiful Japanese woman that threatens to destroy his marriage. Lightly comic, with a touch of the burlesque, Bed and Board is a bittersweet look at the travails of young married life and the fine line between adolescence and adulthood
The early film criticism of François Truffaut by François Truffaut( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux de la vague by Emmanuel Laurent( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in French and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directors Jean-Luc Godard and Francois Truffaut changed the face of cinema forever as members of the French New Wave. They also happened to be best friends. This film documents their intensely combative and creative relationship during their time at Cahiers du Cinéma, their trumphant work on The 400 Blows and Breathless, and their dramatic falling out following the worker and student strikes of May 1968. It also presents the unique bond both filmmakers shared with the actor Jean-Pierre Leaud, who started his career as a child and grew up with Godard and Truffaut as brilliantly bickering father figures. Includes clips from over 30 films, and rare interviews with Godard and Truffaut throughout their careers
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.05 for The early ... to 0.73 for François ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A bout de souffle = Breathless
Alternative Names
Chu, Fu

Franciscus Truffaut

François 1932-1984

François Truffaut

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 réalisateur et scénariste français, acteur, critique de cinéma

François Truffaut regista francese

Fransuā Trifo

Trifo

Trifo, Fransuā 1932-1984

Ṭrifo, Fransuʼah

Tri︠u︡ffo, Fransua

Truffaut

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

Франсуа Трюффо французький кінорежисер, один із основоположників «нової хвилі»

Ֆրանսուա Տրյուֆո

טריפו

פרנסואה טריפו

פרנסואה טריפו שחקן צרפתי

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

フランソワ・トリュフォー

杜魯福

法蘭索瓦·杜魯福

Languages
Covers
Les quatre cents coupsFahrenheit 451A bout de souffle = BreathlessJules et Jim = Jules and JimHitchcockJean RenoirThe films in my lifeJules and Jim; a film