Most widely held works about Pascal Bonitzer
Most widely held works by Pascal Bonitzer
Lumumba ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in French and English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the life of Congolese revolutionary, Patrice Lumumba, who lead his country to independence from Belgium in 1960. He served for less than a year as the first elected prime minister, until he was brutally assassinated.
Temps qui changent Changing times ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Antoine still has feelings for his first love Cécile after 30 years and arranges to be reunited with her in Morocco in the hopes of rekindling their love.
La belle noiseuse The beautiful troublemaker ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 242 libraries worldwide
An artist near the end of his career finds new inspiration in a young model. A famous and well-respected artist who lives in a comfortable estate in the French countryside, at the age of 60, considers his career as a painter to be over. He no longer feels inspired to create, and his last attempt at a major work, a nude study of his wife Liza, has sat unfinished for ten years. His protégé suggests a more inspiring subject, who exchanges ideas and opinions, as he methodically attempts to create a final masterpiece.
Close up and personal by Catherine Deneuve ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
"Six carnets de tournage, les seuls qu'elle ait tenus en quarante ans de carrière. On y découvre une femme au travail, toujours passionnée et assez solitaire. Deux cahiers de photos inédites illustrent l'ouvrage. Le premier, intime, en noir et blanc est composé de photos tirées de l'album de famille de Catherine Deneuve ; le second, en couleurs, reproduit des photos de tournage prise par l'actrice.
Jeanne la Pucelle ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Film tells the story of Joan of Arc. Battles describes her early life, hearing the voices, and the victory over the English. Prisons describes her capture, imprisonment, trial, and execution.
Eric Rohmer by Pascal Bonitzer ( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Un regard personnel argumenté selon un découpage thématique sur l'oeuvre du cinéaste, une tentative d'analyse de la morale ambigue͏̈ qui anime ses grandes séries : contes moraux, comédies et proverbes, contes des quatre saisons...
Secret défense ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A young scientist discovers, from her brother, that their father's death wasn't an accident, but that he was killed by his business partner and friend.
Va savoir ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of three men and three woman as they become tangled in each other's lives during the brief run of a play in Paris.
Trois vies et une seule mort ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 84 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.
Décadrages : peinture et cinéma by Pascal Bonitzer ( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in French and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Analyse de l'influence réciproque du cinéma, du mouvement sur la peinture et des peintres modernes sur certains cinéastes.
Divertimento ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Director Jacques Rivette has created a two-hour version of his four hour film "La belle noiseuse". Frenhofer, a painter is frustrated by his inability to finish the canvas that was to be his masterpiece. He enlists the aid of Marianne as a model because of her energy, spontaneity and creativity.
Hurlevent ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in French and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's.
Joan the maid--the battles Joan the maid--the prisons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Two companion films tell the story of Joan of Arc. Battles describes her early life, hearing the voices, and the victory over the English. Prisons describes her capture, imprisonment, trial, and execution.
Le champ aveugle : essais sur le cinéma by Pascal Bonitzer ( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Le regard et la voix : essais sur le cinéma by Pascal Bonitzer ( Book )
4 editions published in 1976 in French and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Exercice du scénario by Jean-Claude Carrière ( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in French and German and held by 52 libraries worldwide
La bande des quatre Gang of four ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in French and held by 52 libraries worldwide
"Anna, Joyce, Claude and Lucia are all students under the tutelage of Constance Dumas. Lucia moves in with the other girls in a small house outside of Paris. Soon after, Lucia is attacked on the street outside her home and saved by a mysterious stranger. Then she discovers that the stranger is involved with all the girls and is hiding a dark secret inside the house."--Container.
Le lieu du crime ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in French and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Thomas, a teenager suffering through his parents' divorce, is startled on a country walk by Martin, an escaped convict. The stranger demands that Thomas bring him money for train fare, but in complying, Thomas is nearly killed by Martin's violent accomplice. In a surprising scene, Martin saves Thomas's life. These striking events set the stage for Lili, Thomas's mother, a club owner. Trapped by both her struggles to raise Thomas and the village's provincial ways, Lili finds herself drawn to Martin, who she knows to be a criminal. As tangled impulses grow more intense, and the implications of both Lili's and Martin's quests for freedom escalate, this film unfurls a devastating portrait of the constraints both of childhood and of conventional morality.
Le champ aveugle : essais sur le réalisme au cinéma by Pascal Bonitzer ( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Art Biographical films Catholic Church Christian films Civil War (Congo : 1960-1965) Comedy films Congo (Democratic Republic) Criticism, interpretation, etc. Deception Deneuve, Catherine,--1943- Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Drama Fathers and daughters Fathers--Death Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations First loves France France--Paris Historical films History Hundred Years' War (1339-1453) Identity (Psychology) Inspiration Interviews Joan,--of Arc, Saint,--1412-1431 Lumumba, Patrice,--1925-1961 Man-woman relationships Melodrama Models (Persons) Morocco--Tangier Motion picture actors and actresses Motion picture plays Motion pictures Motion pictures Motion pictures, French Motion pictures--Moral and ethical aspects Murder Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc. Painters Political science Revenge Rohmer, Éric,--1920-2010 Romance films Tableaux Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
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