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Riva, Emmanuèle

Works: 186 works in 760 publications in 9 languages and 8,156 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  War films  Biography  Comedy plays  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Photographer, Costume designer, Contributor, Singer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Emmanuèle Riva
Most widely held works by Emmanuèle Riva
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love by Alain Resnais( Visual )

215 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of a French film actress and a Japanese architect, each with a troubled past, who have a brief affair in postwar Hiroshima
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

64 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges and Anne have known a lifetime of love within their intimate marriage. Though their bond has survived the test of time, it's about to meet its greatest challenge
Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 985 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 )

47 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 414 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 )

26 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 330 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
Lost in Paris by Fiona Gordon( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon's signature whimsical style, and stars the filmmakers as a small-town Canadian librarian and a strangely seductive, oddly egotistical French vagabond. When Fiona's orderly life is disrupted by a letter of distress from her elderly Aunt Martha who is living in Paris, Fiona hops on the first plane she can and arrives only to discover that Martha has disappeared. In an avalanche of spectacular disasters, she encounters Dom, the affable, but annoying tramp who just won't leave her alone
Blue, white, red : three colors( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in French and held by 256 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
Tchaikovsky raconté aux enfants by Michel Rostislav Hofmann( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchaïkovski : raconté aux enfants by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

in French and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krzysztof Kieslowski's Three colors : blue, white, red( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in French and held by 196 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)
Adua and her friends by Antonio Pietrangeli( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Italian and held by 96 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 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Will Walk Like a Crazy Horse by Fernando Arrabal( Visual )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in French and Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrabal's second film; I WILL WALK LIKE A CRAZY HORSE (J'irai Comme un Cheval Fou) 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. I WILL WALK LIKE A CRAZY HORSE has long been considered a masterpiece of surrealist film and stands as Arrabal's most delirious and devlish picture, an outrageous portrait of both other-worldly beauty and inner torment DVD
The passion of Bernadette = La passion de Bernadette( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in French and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following up the acclaimed best-selling movie, Bernadette, the story of the apparitions of Our Lady in Lourdes to Bernadette Soubirous, this beautiful Jean Delannoy film tells the rest of the story of her life after the Marian visions- the life that made Bernadette a saint. The grotto at Lourdes is flourishing with many pilgrims, and Bernadette leaves to enter the convent of the sisters of Nevers to dedicate her life to God. Under the harsh rule of the Novice Mistress who "doesn't believe in apparitions", Bernadette, now Sister Marie Bernard, begins her life of achieving sanctity through prayer, faith, suffering, and deep charity toward all. With another moving performance by actress Sydney Penny, this film reveals incessant illness and suffering that St. Bernadette patiently, even cheerfully endured throughout her life in the convent, often repeating her prayer to "suffer and offer it to God." She went to her eternal reward in 1879, at the age of 35. When her body was exhumed many years later, it was found to be incorrupt. Today she lays in rest in a glass case in the chapel of the Sisters of Nevers, where millions have come to see "the little saint of Lourdes."
The Eyes, the mouth( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Italian and held by 34 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 25 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)
Tu n'as rien vu à Hiroshima by Emmanuèle Riva( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographies prises par l'actrice E. Riva, alors qu'elle participait au tournage du film Hiroshima mon amour, réalisé en 1958. Ces images de la ville d'Hiroshima, de ses rues, de ses enfants, offrent un portrait attachant de la ville, treize ans après la bombe atomique. Le livre comporte en outre la correspondance d'A. Resnais à M. Duras écrite durant le tournage et un entretien avec E. Riva
Phèdre by Jean Racine( Recording )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in French and held by 19 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 19 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

Set in seventeenth century Paris, this comedy mocks the hypocrisy and absurd manners of court life, while at the same time ridiculing the central character who refuses to conform to any social conventions
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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.20 for Lost in Pa ... to 0.90 for Les risque ...)

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Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love
Alternative Names
Emanuela Riva

Emmanuelle Riva actrice française

Emmanuelle Riva actriu francesa

Emmanuelle Riva actriz francesa

Emmanuelle Riva attrice francese

Emmanuelle Riva francia színésznő

Emmanuelle Riva francouzská herečka

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-

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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

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Trois couleurs. Three colors. Red