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Menegoz, Margaret

Overview
Works: 132 works in 618 publications in 8 languages and 11,572 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  War films  Romance films  Television comedies 
Roles: Producer, pmn, fmp, Production personnel, Actor, Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Margaret Menegoz
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

25 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in French and English and held by 1,682 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 )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,457 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
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,098 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
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talk show host and his wife and son seem to be living an ideal life until clandestinely-filmed videotapes of their private lives start to show up on their front porch. As the tapes reveal more secrets, the resulting stress and fear leads to conflict, obsession, and deceit for the couple and brings back episodes from the husband's childhood when he wronged a young Algerian boy
Raja by Jacques Doillon( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and English and held by 589 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 )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 585 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.--Container
Pauline a la plage = [Pauline at the beach] by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in French and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenager, Pauline, and her cousin Marion are spending the summer at the beach in Normandy. They meet three eligible bachelors who seem interested in them, but soon romance is threatened by lies and deceit
Koko, a talking gorilla by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and French and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En Californie, une étudiante en psychologie apprend à un gorille une forme de langage par signes
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 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic wars, a young widow who is saved from an attempted rape finds herself mysteriously pregnant several months later. Unaware of how this happened, she is sent away by her family and ends up marrying her rescuer, whom she doesn't know is the child's father
Les nuits de la pleine lune = Full moon in Paris by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in French and held by 367 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
A summer's tale by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young man torn between three women."
Perceval le Gallois by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in French and held by 293 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 )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 261 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
Tartuffe by Molière( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in French and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Molière's play about the havoc created in a rich merchant's household when he falls under the influence of a charismatic and hypocritical religious zealot
Conte d'hiver = a winter's tale( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in French and held by 243 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?
Conte de printemps = A tale of springtime by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and English and held by 231 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 )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in French and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the lives and loves of two very different young women
Le temps du loup = Time of the wolf by Michael Haneke( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in French and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haneke's nightmarish vision of a post-apocalyptic world in which society has completely broken down is a tense and gripping drama. It follows the gruelling odyssey of a family who flee the city for the hoped-for refuge of their country home - a journey fraught with danger across a land devastated by disaster
Amnesia( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 189 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 Beau mariage by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in French and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impulsive young art student, tired of the complications of freedom and insecurity, ends an affair with a painter and decides she wants to get married. She picks out a prosperous lawyer and confidently sets out to catch him, only to be ensnared by her increasingly obsessive scheming when she refuses to accept his polite indifference
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Caché = Hidden
Alternative Names
Baranyai, Margit Katalin 1941-

Margaret Ménégoz deutsch-französische Filmproduzentin und Verleiherin

Margaret Ménégoz film producer

Margaret Ménégoz Frans filmproducente

Margaret Ménégoz productrice de cinéma française

Маргарет Менегоз

Մարգարետ Մենեգոզ

מרגרט מנגוז

مارجريت مينجوز

مارغريت مينغوز منتجة أفلام فرنسية

マルガレート・メネゴス

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Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O--A summer's talePerceval le Gallois