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Fresnay, Pierre 1897-1975

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La grande illusion by Jean Renoir( Visual )

209 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic anti-war film, French prisoners of war in World War I are determined to escape from their German captor - an officer and gentleman in the Prussian tradition
Le corbeau = The raven by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

74 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wave of hysteria sweeps the small provincial town of St Robin when a series of poisen-pen letters signed "Le Corbeau" (The Raven) appear denouncing several prominent members of society. Starting with the village doctor, the slow sinister trickle of letters soon becomes a flood and no one is safe from the malicious accusations, which include abortion and drug addiction. Beneath the townʼs respectful and calm surface lurks a darker side in which everyone is a suspect. With the towns people afraid to accuse each other for fear of being accused, suspicion and hatred reach epidemic levels
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

35 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Married couple Bob and Jill Lawrence are vacationing in Switzerland with daughter Betty. A Frenchman who befriends the family is shot through the heart during a dance with the young mother. Before dying, however, he whispers a secret ..."--Container
Monsieur Vincent by Maurice Cloche( Visual )

38 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving story of Saint Vincent De Paul. A poor priest struggles to help the poor in the seventeenth century France. He overcomes the challenges of disease, and hunger, and cruelty to preach his message of love, and brotherhood, and peace. A magnificent biography of a memorable saint
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

8 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and French and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary British couple vacationing in Switzerland suddenly find themselves embroiled in a case of international intrigue when their daughter is kidnapped by spies plotting a political assassination. This fleet and gripping early thriller from the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, was the first film the director made after signing to the Gaumont-British Picture Corporation
The Fanny trilogy( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in French and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains three films written by Marcel Pagnol. Marius is a young man torn between his love for his family and his desire to move away from his Marseilles harbor, while Fanny, his shy lover, doesn't know how to hold Marius back to keep him near her. Cesar, Marius' father, does not know his son's intentions. When Marius leaves, Fanny discovers she is pregnant with his son, and struggles with the support of his family, to survive without him
Marius by Alexander Korda( Visual )

40 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marius, the son of a Marseilles waterfront café owner gives up his sweetheart, Fanny, to go to sea
Fanny by Marc Allégret( Visual )

38 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman loses the man she loves to the sea and, pregnant with his child, marries another man. The trilogy of films to which Fanny belongs is noted for its dialogue and warm comic invention in its depiction of the lives and loves of the people of Provence, France
Cesar by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

42 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third part of a trilogy that includes Pagnol's films "Marius" and "Fanny". This story tells how Fanny's grown up son becomes reconsiled to the knowledge of his real father
L'assassin habite au 21 by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

34 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Plusieurs crimes, signés d'un mystérieux M. Durand, sont commis à Montmartre. Grâce à un informateur, le commissaire Wens découvre que l'assassin habite dans une pension au 21 avenue Junot. Le détective devra alors faire preuve de perspicacité face aux pensionnaires, tour à tour accusés puis innocentés, tout en étant aux prises avec l'affection maladroite et encombrante de son amie, Mila Malou, qui s'est mise en tête de résoudre l'affaire."
Almanach du théâtre et du cinéma( )

in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French without tears by Terence Rattigan( Book )

10 editions published in 1937 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatre program for French without tears by Terence Rattigan, Criterion Theatre, London, [1937?]
Le Neveu de Rameau( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of a man and of the corrupt age he exemplifies in the form of a dialogue between the philosopher Diderot and the cynical, lazy and depraved Jean-François Rameau, nephew of the composer
Le neveu de Rameau by Pierre Fresnay( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in French and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La main du diable by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )

14 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling artist buys a severed hand that serves as a magic talisman, bringing him talent and wealth. However, if he does not return the hand to its rightful owner in time, he risks eternal damnation
Idée fixe by Paul Valéry( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airs et mélodies Arias and songs by Yvonne Printemps( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too much 39 steps( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man who knew too much: When a group of spies believe a father saw something he shouldn't have, they kidnap his daughter to keep him silent about an international assassination plot. 39 steps: An innocent man witnesses a spy's murder and becomes the target of both the spies and the police
La trilogie by Marcel Pagnol( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

César runs a bar along the Marseille port, assisted by his 23 year old son Marius. Marius and Fanny are in love with one another. but Marius has a wanderlust for the sea. Marius signs up for a five year sea journey, during which he sends no correspondence to the now pregnant Fanny. To raise her child Césariot, she marries Honor Panisse, an older merchant. As he lays dying, Honor still can't bring himself to tell Césariot that he is not his father, but Fanny confesses the truth. Césariot leaves in search of Marius, now a mechanic in Toulon. Only when the truth is revealed can César, Marius, Fanny and Césaroit come to terms with themselves
Les vieux de la vieille by Gilles Grangier( Visual )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French slapstick comedy about a trio of crotchety outcasts who, after accidentally destroying a dancehall, drink wine and bumble around in the open countryside
 
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