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Menegoz, Margaret

Works: 156 works in 637 publications in 8 languages and 11,590 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Comedy films  War films  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer, pmn, fmp, Production personnel, Restager , Interviewee, Editor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Margaret Menegoz
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in French and English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insightful. Original. Exquisite. Georges and Anne have known a lifetime of love within their intimate marriage. Though their bond has survived time's test, it's about to meet its greatest challenge. Acclaimed director Michael Haneke brings a performance tour-de-force to the screen in a film that exalts the beautiful, compassionate and courageous within us all
Europa Europa = Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish by religion, brought up as a Communist, given elitarian training by the Nazis - that is the story of Salomon Perel's life. During WWII he flees from the Nazis, lands in a Russian orphanage at the age of 14 and is brought up in the Communist manner. When Hitler's troops march into the town, he claims to be an ethnic German, becomes a frontline interpreter and finally ends up in an elitarian school for members of the Hitler Youth. He is released from his role at the end of the war, a role which he was forced to adopt in order to survive. The epilogue shows the authentic Salomon Perel who emigrated to Palestine
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges, de profesión periodista, empieza a recibir vídeos, rodados a escondidas en la calle en los que se le ve con su familia, acompañados por extraños e inquietantes dibujos difíciles de interpretar. No sabe quién se los manda. Poco a poco, el contenido de los vídeos se hace más personal. Georges empieza a pensar que se trata de alguien que le conoce desde hace mucho tiempo. Siente que tanto él como su familia están amenazados. Por desgracia, dicha amenaza no es explícita y la policía rehúsa tomar cartas en el asunto
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1793. Le Comité du Salut public, dominé par Robespierre, impose à la France un régime de terreur pour faire face aux difficultés nées de la révolution. Le tribun Danton, expulsé du Comité, plaide pour un adoucissement et gagne la faveur populaire. Robespierre supprime le journal de Camille Desmoulins, ami de Danton, mais accepte de rencontrer celui-ci pour une conciliation. La rencontre échoue. Arrêté avec ses principaux partisans, Danton est livré au tribunal révolutionnaire. Il y fera appel au peuple
Raja by Jacques Doillon( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Raja is a nineteen-year-old orphan literally and figuratively scarred by life. Fred is an emotionally bankrupt westerner living amid his plush gardens and palm trees. Set against the backdrop of contemporary Marrakech, Raja is a cross-cultural drama about a wealthy middle-aged Frenchman's complex relationship with a local youth. Fred's attempts to seduce Raja, and their mutual attempt at manipulation, are fractured by their gross disparity of income, age and cultural sophistication"--Container
La virgen de los sicarios = Our lady of the assassins by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World-weary author Fernando has returned to his native Colombia to live out his days in peace. But Fernando's once-quiet hometown has become a hotbed of violence, drugs and corruption. On the brink of despair, Fernando meets Alexis, a beautiful but hardened street kid who lives by the rule of the gun. Together, they forge an unlikely relationship.--Case-slip
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic recounting of the power struggle between the leading figures of the French revolution, Danton and Robespierre. with the new republic in place, Robespierre heads the 'Committee for Public Safety" and has begun his "Reign of Terror", flushing out any dissenting voices and sending them to the guillotine. Danton returns to Paris after his self-imposed exile to call an end to the bloodshed, but in doing so makes a dangerous enemy of his former ally
Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O-- by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in German and French and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Already an established filmmaker by the 1976 release of THE MARQUISE OF O, an adaptation of Heinrich von Kleist's classic short story, the film stands as Eric Rohmer's "dazzling testament to the civilizing effects of several different arts, witty, joyous and so beautiful to look at" (The New York Times). Winner of the Special Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival that year, Rohmer's film is set in 1799 during the Russian invasion of Italy. A young widow, The Marquise (Edith Clever) lives with her parents; her father is the commander of a citadel embroiled in battle. With the fort overrun by Russians, the Marquise is abducted by a group of rowdy soldiers and nearly taken advantage of when the Russian commander Count F (Bruno Ganz) appears as if from nowhere to rescue her. Later, the Marquise realizes she is pregnant, though she cannot decipher how the circumstance came to be. The Marquise's scandalized parents banish her to their country estate, where she pens a letter to the newspaper announcing that she will marry the father, whomever he may be, should he only present himself. Rohmer masterfully adapts von Kleist's multi-layered story, creating "the aura of a neoclassical dream, a fading vision of the virtue of gentility" : (The Chicago Reader)
Koko, a talking gorilla by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and French and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koko, a six-year-old gorilla, is the subject of a controversial Stanford University research project conducted by Penny Patterson. A perceptive simian who communicates with humans via sign language, Koko knows more than 300 signs and can combine them to make new hybrid descriptions. Director Schroeder and cinematographer Almendros present a visual argument exposing the contradictions that arise when scientific experiments are used to graph human behavior onto animals
Pauline a la plage = [Pauline at the beach] by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in French and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenager, Pauline, and her first boyfriend observe the adult antics around them
Les nuits de la pleine lune = Full moon in Paris by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in French and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman in Paris moves out on her lover in order to experience freedom and finds it brings only misery
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in French and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
Un amour de Swann = Swann in love by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy gentleman who thrives in the finest circles of high society risks everything for his erotic obsession with a voluptuous, promiscuous courtesan
A summer's tale( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A graduate student takes a vacation and while waiting for his girlfriend, he becomes attracted to two other women. For the next three weeks, he must decide which woman he wants
Conte d'hiver = a winter's tale( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in French and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple, Félicie and Charles, meet while on holiday and fall deeply in love. In a fatal slip, she gives him the wrong address, and, as a result, he disappears from her life. Five years later, she's a Parisian hairdresser with a daughter and two lovers--but her true love, she knows, is forever lost. Or is he?
Le Tartuffe : pièce en cinq actes = Tartuffe : a play in five acts by Gérard Depardieu( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in French and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An imposter cleric, cloaking his evil in piety, gets into the house of the wealthy Orgon, whom he alomst fools into promising him his wealth, position and his young daughter, when the king intervenes
Conte de printemps = A tale of springtime by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendship between Jeanne, a philosophy teacher, and Natasha, a music student, leads to Natasha's matchmaking efforts between her divorced father and Jeanne
L'ami de mon amie = My girlfriend's boyfriend by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in French and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the lives and loves of two very different young women
Amnesia by Nicholas Laughland( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Ibiza in the early nineties, Jo is a twenty-five-year-old music composer. He has come over from Berlin and wants to be part of the nascent electronic music revolution, ideally by getting a job first as a DJ in the new nightclub on the island, Amnesia. Martha has been living alone in her house facing the sea for forty years. One night Jo knocks on her door. Her solitude intrigues him. They become friends even as the mysteries around her accumulate: that cello in the corner she refuses to play, the German language she refuses to speak. As Jo draws her into his world of techno music, Martha puts everything she had previously lived by into question
Le temps du loup = Time of the wolf by Michael Haneke( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in French and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anne, son mari et leurs deux enfants, Ben, un petit garçon, et Eva, une adolescente, fuient leur ville à la suite d'une catastrophe pour rejoindre leur refuge privé à la campagne. Mais ils aperçoivent que leur résidence secondaire est occupée par des étrangers. Cette confrontation n'est que le début d'un douloureux apprentissage : rien n'est plus comme avant. Ce qui commence comme une histoire de famille devient rapidement un drame collectif."
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Alternative Names
Baranyai, Margit Katalin 1941-

Margaret Ménégoz deutsch-französische Filmproduzentin und Verleiherin

Margaret Ménégoz film producer

Margaret Ménégoz Frans filmproducente

Margaret Ménégoz magyar származású francia filmproducer

Margaret Ménégoz productrice de cinéma française

Маргарет Менегоз

Մարգարետ Մենեգոզ

מרגרט מנגוז

مارجريت مينجوز

مارغريت مينغوز منتجة أفلام فرنسية


Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O--Perceval le Gallois