Ruiz, Raúl 1941-2011
Most widely held works about Raúl Ruiz
Most widely held works by Raúl Ruiz
Le temps retrouvé Time regained ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Set in 1922, this film opens with Proust on his deathbed remembering his life. Gradually his own experiences give way to the characters in his novel.
Klimt ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and French and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A look at the life of Gustav Klimt, whose paintings, like his life, were full of intensity, passion, and controversy.
Poetics of cinema by Raúl Ruiz ( Book )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Comédie de l'innocence The comedy of innocence ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Shortly after his 9th birthday, Camille tells his mother Ariane that he is really Paul, and that he would like to return to his "real" mother, Isabella, who lives on the other side of town. Alarmed at first, but willing to humor him, she takes him to Isabella's and is startled to find out he knows her apartment intimately. It turns out that Isabella's son drowned two years earlier. Is Camille the reincarnation of Isabella's dead son?
Time regained Le temps retrouvé ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 115 libraries worldwide
It is 1922 and Marcel Proust is on his deathbed remembering his life. Gradually his own experiences give way to the characters in his novel -- fiction eclipses reality.
Les Trois couronnes du matelot The three crowns of the sailor ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in French and held by 91 libraries worldwide
"A sailor spins fantastical yarns of far-off brothels, opium dens and more in far-off locales for a young boy who has just committed murder."--IMDb.
Trois vies et une seule mort ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Banker/armsdealer Luc Allamand is in a surrealistic shell game during which the primary players remain a mystery to each other. Fitting together the pieces to this clever puzzle, Luc's tangled life takes us on a dynamic journey through the lives of his adversaries. A fairy tale mixes comedy and suspense in this fictional examination of man-kind's capacity to host a multitude of identities.
L'hypothèse du tableau volé ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 83 libraries worldwide
L'hypothèse du tableau volé: A bumbling art collector attempts to reconstruct the content of a painting missing from a series of seven painted 100 years earlier by an eccentric artist. To help him in his task, a group of actors pose as the figures in the paintings to create a series of human tableaux. The collector makes far-fetched thematic connections between the tableaux as a way to figure out what the missing artwork might look like while alluding to the scandals, mysteries, and conspiracies surrounding the paintings.
Généalogies d'un crime Genealogies of a crime ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in French and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Based on the case of Hermine van Hug, a 1920s psychoanalyst who believed that criminal tendencies are formed at age five and who labeled her nephew a murderer before he reached adolescence. The nephew proved her right by strangling her.
In pursuit of Treasure island by Raúl Ruiz ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in French and English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Derrière chaque livre pour enfants, derrière chaque best-seller, se cache un texte sacré--. Le livre de Stevenson avait été décortiqué, mille fois lu et relu. Il avait servi de modèle à une carte qui devait nous mener à la recherche d'une île ou se trouvait cette caverne qui représentait le ciel. Dans ce ciel là, on l'aura deviné, les étoiles et les planètes étaient représentÉES par des diamants, des vrais--.
Ce jour-la That day ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 70 libraries worldwide
When Harald, the patriarch of a high society family, can no longer pay the bills, he conspires to bump off his harmlessly mad daughter, the heir to his wife's vast fortune.
Shattered image ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
"Jessie leads a dual life, trapped in a dangerous maze of dream and reality. In one life, she is a coldblooded assassin preying on a prominent businessman who is smitten by her charms. In her other life, she is a wealthy newlywed, honeymooning with her new husband. A combination of a violent past experience and the possible unfaithfulness of her new spouse add to the complexity of her delusions. Is she the ruthless hit woman, or the vulnerable new bride?"--Container.
L'Hypothèse du tableau volé The hypothesis of the stolen painting ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in French and held by 64 libraries worldwide
A pedantic art collector guides the viewer around six paintings by Frédéric Tonnerre, a fictitious 19th century artist, as the mystery of the disappearance of the seventh unfolds. The paintings are shown as tableaux vivants which begin to move, forcing the viewer to examine the links between art and its interpreters, between words and images.
On top of the whale ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 60 libraries worldwide
A Dutch anthropologist couple studies the lives of two Indians, the last survivors of a lost tribe, and finds unexplained mysteries.
Diálogos de exiliados ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 54 libraries worldwide
"Chilean-born director Raul Ruiz may be cinema's most famous exile, with his most important work produced in France. In this semi-documentary film, patterned after Bertolt Brecht's Refugee Conversations, Ruiz explores what it means to live in exile. Shot in 1974, Dialogues of the exiled chronicles the conversations of Chileans in Paris, who resolutely hang onto their cultural identity while navigating life in another country."--Container.
Raoul Ruiz by Christine Buci-Glucksmann ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Infamante Electra ; Ese discreto ego culpable by Benjamín Galemiri ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 36 libraries worldwide
That day Ce jour-là ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
When Harald (Michel Piccoli), the patriarch of a high society family, can no longer pay the bills, he conspires to bump off his harmlessly mad daughter Livia (Elsa Zylberstein), the heir to his wife's vast fortune. To accomplish the deed, Harald arranges for the escape of Emil (Bernard Giraudeau), a psychotic killer who has been confined in a nearby asylum. But a funny thing happens on the way to Livia's rendevous with death: Emil develops a tender protectiveness towards her. Gradually, the pair form an unlikely union as Emil kills the remaining members of the scheming family in their own country estate.
Le convive de Pierre by Raúl Ruiz ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Analyse: Personnages: 1 femme, 3 hommes.
Le Transpatagonien : roman by Raúl Ruiz ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in French and Spanish and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Dans le train qui traverse interminablement le Chili de Puerto Montt à la Terre de Feu, les voyageurs se racontent des histoires étranges pour passer le temps. Il y est question de malle parlante, d'enfant de choeur devenu lion, de sang qui se change en vin... Des incidents étranges surviennent alors dans le train, comme si ces histoires fantastiques prennaient corps...
Austria--Vienna Authors, French Catholic Church Chile Christian films Cinematography Comedy films Comedy films Criminal behavior Criminal behavior, Prediction of Criticism, interpretation, etc. Deception Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Drama Drowning victims Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Foreign films France France--Paris Germany Identity (Psychology) Inheritance and succession Interviews Klimt, Gustav,--1862-1918 Man-woman relationships Mothers and sons Motion picture authorship Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Motion pictures, German Motion pictures--Aesthetics Motion pictures--Philosophy Motion pictures--Production and direction Murder Painters Painting, Austrian Proust, Marcel,--1871-1922 Reincarnation Ruiz, Raúl,--1941-2011 Sailors Switzerland Tableaux Tales Upper class families
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