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Riva, Emmanuèle

Overview
Works: 214 works in 661 publications in 9 languages and 7,267 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  War films  Historical films  Biography  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Costume designer, Contributor, Singer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Emmanuèle Riva
 
Most widely held works by Emmanuèle Riva
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

51 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harrowingly steep physical and mental decline as Georges attempts to care for her at home as she wishes."--IMDb
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love by Alain Resnais( Visual )

173 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a love affair with a Japanese architect in postwar Hiroshima a French actress recalls a previous affair with a German soldier during the World War II
Trois couleurs by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child, a young woman retreats from the world around her, but is soon drawn into a web of lies and passion as the secret life of her husband unravels
Léon Morin, priest by Jean-Pierre Melville( Visual )

35 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Léon Morin is a devoted man of the cloth who is also the crush object of all the women of a small village in Nazi-occupied France. He finds himself most drawn to a sexually frustrated widow, a borderline heretic whose relationship with her confessor is a confrontation with both God and her own repressed desire. A triumph of mood, setting, and innuendo, Léon Morin, Priest is an irreverent pleasure from one of French cinema's towering virtuosos
Kapò by Gillo Pontecorvo( Visual )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Jewish girl from Paris sent to a concentration camp during World War II and her struggle to survive by becoming a collaborator
Blue, white, red : three colors( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bold trio of stories about love and loss ... [that] was a defining event of the art-house boom of the 90s. The films are named for the colors of the French flag and stand for the tenets of the French Revolution: liberty, equality, and fraternity--but that hardly explains their enigmatic beauty and rich humanity. Set in Paris, Warsaw, and Geneva, and ranging from tragedy to comedy, Blue, White, and Red ... examine a group of ambiguously interconnected people experiencing profound personal disruptions"--Container
Krzysztof Kieslowski's Three colors : blue, white, red( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in French and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krzysztof Kieślowski's trilogy of the human condition in contemporary French society, with each film drawing its theme from a color in the French flag: liberty (Bleu), equality (Blanc) and fraternity (Rouge)
Tchaikovsky raconté aux enfants by Piotr Ilytch Tchaïkovski( )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adua e le compagne = Adua and her friends( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in Italian and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wonderful example of Italian realism, this film tells the story of four prostitutes forced to fend for themselves when a new law closes the bordellos of Rome. They pool their savings to open a trattoria, but find they cannot get a license. A prominent fixer with connections obtains the license for them, on the condition that they conduct their old business upstairs and pay him an exorbitant monthly fee
The developing myocardium by Emmanuèle Riva( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passion of Bernadette = La passion de Bernadette( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saint of Lourdes enters the convent and endures various trials. Through it all, Bernadette trusts in God and remembers the Virgin Mary's words to her: "I cannot promise you happiness in this life, only the next." Based on actual testimony taken from the canonization investigation
The Eyes, the mouth( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Burned-out, over-the-hill actor Giovanni returns to Bologna for the funeral of his twin, Pippo, a wealthy suicide unlucky in love. The family tells Pippo's mother it was an accident, but there's a problem, Vanda, Pippo's one-time fiancee, won't grieve and refuses to come to the funeral. At a family dinner, Vanda talks about the note Peppo left. Again the family tries to keep mom in the dark. They assign Giovanni to persuade Vanda to keep up appearances. He sees her unhappy relationship with her father, who suspects her of sleeping with a doctor. Why she sees the doctor, how Giovanni and she deal with their mutual attraction, and his rebirth become the film's focus."--IMDb
Trois couleurs by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krzysztof Kieślowski's trilogy of the human condition in contemporary French society, with each film drawing its theme from a color in the French flag: liberty (Bleu), equality (Blanc) and fraternity (Rouge)
I will walk like a crazy horse = J'irai comme un cheval fou( Visual )

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

Arrabal's second film forsakes the political allegory present in Viva La Muerte for a dramatic discovery of faith and organized religion. The story follows a man, Aden, played by the American George Shannon, who flees society after the death of his controlling mother. Out in the wilderness he encounters the beauty of nature, and under the tutelage of a hermit named Marvel, becomes a "normal homme." Aden falls desperately in love with Marvel, who can communicate with animals, the clouds, and the sun. Upon returning to civilization, Marvel in tow, Aden is more aware than ever of the hideous and hypocritical nature of human society. Long considered a masterpiece of surrealist film, it stands as Arrabal's most delirious and devilish picture, an outrageous portrait of both other-worldly beauty and inner torment
Phèdre by Jean Racine( Recording )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neoclassical tragedy in which passion overcomes reason, thereby sending Phèdre to a dishonorable death
Les risques du métier by André Cayatte( Visual )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in French and German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small village in Normandy, a high school teacher is accused of a morals offense by three students in his class. Despite his denials, he is arrested and imprisoned. Convinced of his innocence, his wife comes to his aid by confronting the students and gaining the support of those in the village who are beginning to doubt his guilt
The misanthrope by Molière( Recording )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Razor-sharp wit inflames a competitive game of survival in the salons of 17th century France where, in this world of "finest appearances," one man's honesty shatters his society's delicate web of manners
Hiroshima mon amour by Alain Resnais( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in French and German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the filming of an anti-war film in Japan, a French actress falls in love with a Japanese architect. While sharing an intimate relationship, they also begin sharing the memories of a war experienced at opposite sides of the world
Thérèse Desqueyroux by Claude Miller( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman, acquitted of having attempted to murder her husband, attempts to analyse her motives and her attitude towards him
Adua and her friends by Antonio Pietrangeli( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four prostitutes abandon their 'working girl' lifestyle after a change in the law closed their bordello. They open a restaurant. Flourishing, successful and happy they find that their past comes back to haunt them as the are reported to the police and forced to consider their old 'jobs'' as part of the landlard's tenancy agreement."--Container
 
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Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love
Alternative Names
Emanuela Riva

Emmanuelle Riva actrice française

Emmanuelle Riva attrice francese

Emmanuelle Riva francia színésznő

Emmanuelle Riva Frans acteur

Emmanuelle Riva Frans actrice

Emmanuelle Riva fransk skådespelare, fotograf och poet

Emmanuelle Riva fransk skodespelar, fotograf og poet

Emmanuelle Riva fransk skuespiller, fotograf og poet

Emmanuelle Riva französische Schauspielerin

Emmanuelle Riva French actress

Riva, Emma 1927-

Riva, Emma 1927-2017

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Riva Emmanuèle 1927-....

Riva, Emmanuele 1927-2017

Riva, Emmanuelle

Riva, Emmanuelle 1927-2017

Riva, Paulette Germaine

Riva, Paulette Germaine 1927-2017

Εμανουέλ Ριβά

Емануел Рива

Еммануель Ріва

Рива, Эммануэль французская актриса

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עמנואל ריבה

עמנואל ריבה שחקנית צרפתייה

امانوئله ریوا بازیگر، عکاس، و شاعر فرانسوی

إيمانويل ريفا

ემანუელ რივა

에마뉘엘 리바

エマニュエル・リヴァ

リヴァ, エマニュエル

艾曼紐·麗娃

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