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Films du carrosse (Firm)

Overview
Works: 70 works in 512 publications in 5 languages and 16,241 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  New wave films  History  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Historical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Films du carrosse (Firm)
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( Visual )

58 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Antoine Doinet lives in a cramped apartment with his mother and stepfather, neglected by them and unlucky at school. Living an intensely imaginative life of his own he gets into trouble and is finally committed to reform school from which he escapes and runs towards the sea, which he has never seen
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

47 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before World War I in Paris, a girl alternates between a French student, Jim, and a German student, Jules. After the war, they meet again and form a constantly shifting triangle
Le dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A stylish and poignant film about Jewish director Lucas Steiner (Heinz Bennent), who is forced to hide in the basement of his theater during the Nazi occupation while his wife (Catherine Deneuve) stars in its latest production. Romantic tensions mount when she and her leading man (Gérard Depardieu) begin to fall in love with each other. At the same time, a pro-Nazi theater critic ensconces himself in the theater causing stress to the entire cast"--Container
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( Visual )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A movie about moviemaking on the French Riviera with the interplay between screen people in real life and the people they portray in films
L'enfant sauvage = Wild child by François Truffaut( Visual )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatized account of Dr. Jean-Marc-Gaspard Itard's efforts to civilize a young boy who was discovered living wild in a forest. The boy, named Victor, becomes increasingly divided between his longing for the wilderness and his new life with the doctor. Itard, whose teaching strategies survive today in the Montessori Method, is unsure whether he is helping a savage become human or turning a forest child into a semi-civilized idiot
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adele, daughter of French author and patriot Victor Hugo, is beautiful, composed and filled with the same brilliant writing talent as her famous father. However, Adele is driven not by literary aspirations but by love. Impelled by a need that will not be denied, she has run away from home to follow her handsome, womanizing lover across an ocean to wintry Halifax, Nova Scotia. Wild with desire, shell risk everything to renew their brief affair
L'Argent de poche by François Truffaut( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in French and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of children in a French village as they grow from childhood to adolescence to adulthood
Baisers volés = Stolen kisses by François Truffaut( Visual )

18 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stolen kisses is a continuation of the story of Antoine Doinel (first told in the film, The 400 blows). In many respects this is an autobiography of Francois Truffaut--his thoroughly dishonorable discharge from the army, his initially awkward but finally successful encounters with women
2 ou 3 choses que je sais d'elle = 2 or 3 things I know about her by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1960s Paris, the story of Juliette Janson, a loving middle-class mother and housewife who pursues an unusual hobby -- working part-time as a prostitute
La mariée était en noir by François Truffaut( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newlywed sees her husband killed on their wedding day, and she exacts her revenge on his killers
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in French and English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of friendship between two artists and their love for the same woman
Domicile conjugal = Bed and board by François Truffaut( Visual )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in French and English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth and penultimate film in Truffaut's semi-autobiographical series about Antoine Doinel depicts our hero in the early years of marriage. Antoine and Christine become the proud parents of a son, but Antoine soon tires of domesticity and is lured into a disastrous affair with a Japanese girl
La peau douce = the soft skin by François Truffaut( Visual )

23 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrated literary scholar, seemingly happily married, embarks on an affair with a gorgeous stewardess, who is captivated by his charm and reputation. As their romance gets serious, the film grows anxious, leading to a wallop of a conclusion
Mississippi mermaid by François Truffaut( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in French and English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mail-order bride is a mystery. Her appearance doesn't match the photo she sent, her likes and dislikes aren't those described in her letters. By the time the lonely businessman husband discovers who she is, it is too late, and he will even kill to keep her
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by François Truffaut( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in French and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bodies are falling left and right in a small French town and evidence points to real estate agent Julien Vercel. Someone is framing Vercel, so in steps Barbara Becker, his beautiful secretary. She sets out to solve the mystery, encountering dark alleys, strange suspicious characters and more bodies
La femme d'à côté = The woman next door by François Truffaut( Visual )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man's marriage is endangered when a woman with whom he had a passionate and painful affair several years ago moves in next door
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in French and English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While writing his autobiography, a French bachelor tells of his lifelong obsession with women, often going to ridiculous lengths to meet a woman who has caught his eye
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in French and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conclusion of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now in his thirties, in the process of divorcing Christine, enjoying moderate success as a novelist, and clinging to his romantic fantasies. The newly single Doinel finds a new object of his affections in Sabine, a record store salesgirl whom he pursues with the belief that without love, one is nothing. Along the way he renews his acquaintance with previous loves and confronts his past
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by Jean-Pierre Léaud( Visual )

23 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two English sisters at the turn of the century are in love with the same man for seven years
The adventures of Antoine Doinel : five films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five films featuring the enthusiastic, melancholic, and hopelessy romantic trouble maker Antoine Doinel, played by Jean-Pierre Léaud. The films take Doinel from his troubled childhood through myriad frustrations and romantic entanglements, from his stormy teens through marriage, children, divorce, and adulthood
 
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Les quatre cents coupsThe adventures of Antoine Doinel : five films
Alternative Names
Les Films du Carrosse

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L'Argent de pocheBaisers volés = Stolen kisses2 ou 3 choses que je sais d'elle = 2 or 3 things I know about herLa mariée était en noirLa peau douce = the soft skinVivement dimanche! = Confidentially yoursLa femme d'à côté = The woman next doorL'amour en fuiteThe adventures of Antoine Doinel : five films