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Carcassonne, Philippe

Overview
Works: 83 works in 190 publications in 3 languages and 5,671 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Dictionaries  Fiction  Biographical films  Historical drama  Motion pictures  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Publishing director, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Philippe Carcassonne
Coco avant Chanel Coco before Chanel by Anne Fontaine ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From rags to riches to haute-couture: the incredible story of the legendary style icon Coco Chanel. From her humble beginnings at a French country orphanage to the extravagant heights of Parisian society, Chanel's indomitable creative spirit was expressed as a dance hall singer, seamstress, social rebel and fashion icon
Ridicule by Patrice Leconte ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in French and English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Un cœur en hiver A heart in winter ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An acutely observed triangular romance describing the emotional chaos caused by a violin maker, on the lives of his partner and a gifted and beautiful young violinist with whom both are in love. Music is an important feature of the film, reflecting the director's passion for the works of Maurice Ravel
Sur mes lèvres Read my lips by Jacques Audiard ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in French and English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carla works in a real estate office and has a hearing problem. Carla makes the acquaintance of Paul, a small-time criminal who has just been released from prison on parole. Before long, it becomes obvious that Paul is having an influence on Carla's normally stable nature. Carla and Paul's actions go from malicious to seriously criminal when Paul hatches a scheme to rob a nightclub owner to whom he owes money -- a scheme that involves Carla's keen skill as a lip reader
Adore ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Escape to a close-knit seaside community where friendship, love and lust collide... Adore is a sensual yet thought-provoking drama in which two lifelong friends find themselves entangled in passionate sexual relationships with each other's sons. As they struggle to make sense of conflicting emotions and desires, the lines between family, friendship and morality are blurred"--Container
Monsieur Hire by Patrice Leconte ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in French and Spanish and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a provincial French apartment block, Monsieur Hire endures a solitary life of dulling work as a tailor and vitriolic scorn from his neighbors. Hire's only solace is an occasional night out bowling and the voyeuristic admiration of his neighbor. ... When police discover the nude body of another young woman in a nearby vacant lot, Hire becomes the prime suspect in a murder investigation"--Container
Un cœur en hiver by Claude Sautet ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An acutely observed triangular romance describing the emotional chaos caused by a violin maker, on the lives of his partner and a gifted and beautiful young violinist with whom both are in love. Music is an important feature of the film, reflecting the director's passion for the works of Maurice Ravel
My worst nightmare Mon pire cauchemar ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agathe is an uptight, impatient art dealer who lives in an expensive Parisian apartment with her wealthy publisher husband. Patrick is a skirt-chasing, unemployed single father who lives in a van with his son. Their lives would never intersect except that their two sons are best friends and her husband has hired Patrick to remodel their apartment. Hilarity ensues as this odd couple relationship turns into Agathe's worst nightmare
Comment j'ai tué mon père My father and I ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean-Luc's father suddenly reappears after decades of practicing medicine in Africa. IN the face of a father who charms, disgusts and rejects him, Jean-Luc can no longer avoid confronting his own past
Par-dela les nuages by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four stories of love and illusion. First two beautiful young lovers are unable to consummate their passion because the young man prefers impossible perfection. In the second story a women tells her stalker that she murdered her father. In the third story an effort is made to appease a wife and a mistress. The last story tells of a young man infatuated with a women who is soon to enter a convent
Le Cinéma by Claude Beylie ( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in French and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recueil de textes sur l'histoire du cinéma, la création du film, du scénario au tournage et å la distribution, et la place du 7e art dans notre civilisation. En annexe: récapitulatif des grandes dates de l'évolution, de l'audio-visuel et dictionnaires alphabétiques de 200 oeuvres cinématographiques représentatives et des créateurs
La fille de Monaco The girl from Monaco by Anne Fontaine ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A successful Parisian lawyer travels to defend an elderly widow accused of murder. The defendant's son hires a bodyguard for him, and the lawyer falls for an ambitious TV weather girl who sees him as a means to advance her career. To complicate matters, she was the bodyguard's former girlfriend, and he wants her back
The illusionist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A French illusionist finds himself out of work and travels to Scotland. While performing in a village pub, he encounters Alice, an innocent young girl, who will change his life forever
Mama, there's a man in your bed ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A manager of a dairy products company is being framed by two employees who are preparing for a boardroom coup. The manager finds an unexpected ally in the cleaning lady, who has overheard incriminating evidence against the two men. Eventually the manager realises that he has also fallen in love with his ally
Fin août, début septembre = Late August, early September by Olivier Assayas ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gabriel, in his early thirties, finds his life upended after separating from his partner Jenny and then discovering that his best friend Adrien, a writer, has a terminal illness. He becomes uncertain about his own career and hesitant over starting a new relationship with a younger woman, Anne
Dictionnaire des personnages du cinéma ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le confessionnal by Robert Lepage ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in French and English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dense with intrigue, this enigmatic story tells of two brother's adventurous quest into the past
La fille seule A single girl ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama showing a day in the life of a young Parisian woman named Valerie who is beginning a new job and who reveals to her boyfriend that she is four weeks pregnant
La Désenchantée The disenchanted ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beth is a young Parisian girl whose boyfriend, in the middle of a petty argument, dares her to bed the ugliest man she can find, to test her love for him. What follows is a test of love, courage and will
Nettoyage à sec Dry cleaning ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jean-Marie and Nicole Kunstler, a hard-working French couple ... run a dry-cleaning establishment in the provincial town of Belfort. There is frission, the whiff of excitement that clings to the danger of crossing the boundaries that separate the conventional from the forbidden"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Ri-Mah 1955-
Languages
French (86)
English (12)
Spanish (1)
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