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Films du losange (Firm)

Overview
Works: 184 works in 747 publications in 7 languages and 18,271 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Films du losange (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Films du losange (Firm)
Amour by Michael Haneke( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers enjoying life in their eighties. However, Anne suddenly has a stroke at breakfast and their lives are never the same. That incident begins Anne's harrowingly steep physical and mental decline as Georges attempts to care for her at home as she wishes"--IMDb
Europa Europa = Hitlerjunge Salomon by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Jewish boy, separated from his family at the age of thirteen, takes on various identities to hide his Jewish heritage
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( Visual )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and English and held by 1,145 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 )

3 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges Danton, the popular revolutionary leader, returns to Paris at a time when the new Republic is in disarray. Robespierre and his allies have set up a monstrous dictatorship, beginning the infamous "Reign of Terror." Danton pleads with the people for an end to the bloodshed which violates the spirit of their revolution
Raja by Jacques Doillon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and English and held by 625 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 )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tempestuous love story between Fernando, an older man who has recently returned to his crime-ridden drug capitol hometown of Medellin, Colombia and the gun-happy 16-year-old assassin Alexis, who murders all too easily. When Alexis himself is fatally gunned down, grief-stricken Fernando hunts for his young lover's killer in the Medellin slums, but instead encounters Wilmar, who bears an uncanny resemblance to Alexis
Le genou de Claire by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

29 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in French and English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirizes a diplomat's sexual temptations. On vacation with his fiancée, he flirts with a brash, charming nymphet, while harboring a secret, peculiar obsession for her stunning teenage sister
Holy motors by Léos Carax( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in French and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsieur Oscar, a mysterious, shadowy character, spends a day traveling through Paris in a limousine driven by his loyal chauffeur, Celine. During his travel, he journeys from one life to the next, taking on the appearances of a wide variety of characters, including a captain of industry, an assassin, a beggar, a monster, a reptilian sex god, a melancholy father, and a dying old man
Ma nuit chez Maud by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in French and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Louis Trintignant plays an engineer seeking the perfect mate. Just when he thinks he has found her, he finds himself accidentally spending the night sharing the bed of a seductive divorcee, Maud
Der amerikanische Freund = American friend by Wim Wenders( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in German and English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American sociopath who sells forged paintings in Germany arranges for a desperate art restorer to carry out a high-paying mob hit
Pauline a la plage = [Pauline at the beach] by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in French and held by 418 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 )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 415 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
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. IV, La collectionneuse by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in French and English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two older men spend their holidays in a house near St. Tropez with a young girl who collects men the way some people collect art. Both men try to resist being added to her collection, however, they soon fall victim to her charm
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in French and English and held by 405 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
Der Amerikanische Freund = the American friend( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young picture framer thinks that he has a terminal disease and is set up to become a hired assassin in West Germany because of the lure of quick money
Les nuits de la pleine lune = Full moon in Paris by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in French and held by 305 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 )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in French and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stylized film adaptation of Chrétien de Troyes' 12th century Arthurian romance featuring the knight Perceval
L'amour, l'après-midi by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful young executive living in the suburbs with his new pregnant wife, finds himself more attracted to the other woman he meets in the city
Paris vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, Rouch by Jean Douchet( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in French and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six directors release six vignettes set in different sections of Paris. Includes: Saint-Germain-des-Pres (Douchet); Gare du Nord (Rouch); Rue Saint-Denis (Pollet); Place de l'Etoile (Rhomer); Montparnasse and Levallois (Godard); and La Muette (Chabrol)
Die Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O-- by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in German and French and held by 280 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
 
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Ma nuit chez MaudSix contes moraux. Six moral tales. IV, La collectionneusePerceval le GalloisParis vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, RouchDie Marquise Von O-- = The Marquise of O--