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Tavernier, Bertrand

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'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

52 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Budd Powell and Francis Paudras
In the electric mist by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

42 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on an investigation into a series of grisly murders, veteran detective Dave Robicheaux navigates his way through the Louisiana bayou and the dark, sultry world of New Orleans mobster
Coup de torchon by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

75 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An inspired rendering of Jim Thompson's pulp novel Pop. 1280, Bertrand Tavernier's Coup de torchon (Clean Slate) deftly transplants the story of an inept police chief- turned-heartless killer and his scrappy mistress from the American South to French West Africa. Featuring pitch-perfect performances by Philippe Noiret and Isabelle Huppert, this striking neo-noir straddles the line between violence and lyricism with dark humor and visual elegance, perfectly captured by Criterion's glorious new anamorphic transfer."--Website
Make way for tomorrow by Leo McCarey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A]n enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap. Beulah Bondi and Victor Moore ... as an elderly couple who must move in with their grown children after the bank takes their home."--Container
La vie et rien d'autre by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

72 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two years after World War I, Major Dellaplane helps two women search for the men they have lost in the war
Un dimanche à la campagne by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

75 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsieur Ladmiral, an aging impressionist painter, spends his usual Sunday afternoon visit with his family ruminating over life's small pleasures and inevitable disappointments until his daughter Irene arrives. Irene, a whirlwind of activity for whom life itself is an art, has a magical reviving effect on her father and the world suddenly takes on the beautiful hues and feelings of an Impressionist masterpiece
The Lumière Brothers' first films by Auguste Lumière( Visual )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the birth of the motion picture through 85 of the more than 1,500 films made by the Lumière Brothers between 1895 and 1897. Divided into broad categories, these films include: views of Moscow, New York, Paris, Saigon, and Jerusalem; vignettes of life in France; and comedy shorts
La princesse de Montpensier( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 16th century. Marie de Mézières is deeply in love with her dashing cousin Henri de Guise. However, due to her father's political ambitions, she is forced into a marriage with the well-connected Philippe de Montpensier, whom she has never met. When Philippe is called away to fight, she is left in the care of Count Chabannes, an aging nobleman. It isn't long before she is exposed to the sexual and political intrigues of court
Ça commence aujourd'hui = It all starts today by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

69 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Lefebvre is the director of a kindergarten in Hernaing, a poor area in Northern France. Appalled by the deprivation that his pupils must endure, Lefebvre determines to rise above the tough conditions and battle against a repressive social and educatonal systems--Container
Le corbeau = The raven by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vida de una pequeña ciudad de provincias se ve perturbada por una serie de anónimos firmados por "El Cuervo". El doctor Rémi Germain, arisco y mal visto por la gente conformista, es el primero en recibirlos: se le acusa de realizar abortos y de ser el amante de Laura Vorzet, la esposa del psiquiatra del hospital. Después de Germain, "El Cuervo" arremete contra el médico jefe y el administrador. Las malas lenguas apuntan hacia la enfermera Marie Corbin, la cual se granjeó la enemistad de muchos
Laissez-passer = Safe conduct by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

47 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bernard Tavernier's feature film is a fact-based war epic which examines the lives of two very different men working for Continental Films - a movie company financed by the Germans - during 1942 and 1943, and what motivated these two otherwise ordinary filmmakers during these extraordinary times."--Container
L'Horloger de Saint-Paul = The clockmaker by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

66 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple watchmaker's life is transformed when he learns that his son has committed a robbery and murder
The French minister( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a human whirlwind and a man confident in France's importance on the world stage. In this hilarious send-up of diplomacy and international politics, he takes on American neo-cons, corrupt Russians and the opportunistic Chinese while his hapless speech writer endures the eccentricities of his megalomaniacal boss and his sycophantic entourage
Capitaine Conan by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

43 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan, a dedicated career soldier, serves the band of fifty French irregulars under his command in the Great War. After the signing of the 1919 Armistice, Conan lays down his arms but his troops continue to fight
Daddy nostalgie by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

46 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The setting is the Riviera in autumn. A retired English businessman has just been through heart surgery but it has, apparently, done little to relieve his constant pain or improve his long-term survival prospects. During his recuperation Caroline, his adult daughter, comes from Paris to be with him and her mother, Miche, and she and her father begin to communicate as adults for the first time."--Container
Que la fête commence = Let joy reign supreme by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

30 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

France, 1719. Louis 14th died four years ago and Philippe d'Orleans is the new regent. This film is a description of the court in this famed period of transition where the French Revolution smolders
La Guerre sans nom : les appelés d'Algérie, 1954-1962 by Patrick Rotman( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in French and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Juge et l'assassin = The judge & the assassin by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

50 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the hysteria of the Dreyfus Affair, a mad former soldier terrorizes the French countryside, murdering young boy and girl shepherds. An upright, ambitious judge realizes after a series of remarkable confrontations that the killer is insane but hypocritically finds him lucid so he can be executed for political advantage"--Container
L.627 by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

50 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the French anti-drug statute L.627 as its title and collaborating with a fifteen-year veteran of the Paris police, Tavernier plunges into the story of Lulu, a quietly dedicated narcotics cop who becomes part of a small, ill-equiped, but spirited drug squad often taking the law into their own hands
L'appat = Fresh bait by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shocking true story of greed and murder. Getting rich quick is the idea; robbery, torture, and murder are the plan. Nathalie, Eric, and Bruno lure men with the promise of sex with Nathalie. Two men enter the apartment, never to be seen alive again
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Audience level: 0.43 (from 0.20 for In the ele ... to 0.90 for Blickstrat ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Laissez-passer = Safe conduct
Alternative Names
Bertrand Tavernier Film director

Bertrand Tavernier Frans filmregisseur

Bertrand Tavernier französischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Bertrand Tavernier réalisateur français

Bertrand Tavernier regista francese

Bertrand Tavernier skrivagner gallek

Bertrandus Tavernier

Tavernier, Bernard 1941-

Бертран Таверние

Бертран Таверньє

Тавернье, Бертран

Բերտրան Տավերնյե

ברטראן טברנייה

ברטראן טברנייה שחקן צרפתי

برتران تاورنیه بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان فرانسوی

بيرتراند تافاري

베르트랑 타베르니에

타베르니에, 베르트랑 1941-

タヴェルニエ, ベルトラン

タベルニエ, ベルトラン



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