WorldCat Identities

Cloquet, Ghislain

Works: 89 works in 301 publications in 5 languages and 5,634 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Short films  Comedy films  Romance films  New wave films  Drama  Feature films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: D805.G3, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ghislain Cloquet
Nuit et brouillard = Night and fog by Alain Resnais( Visual )

28 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in French and English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short documentary depicting four Nazi concentration camps by contrasting black and white films and images shot in the camps with contemporary color scenes of the same places, linked by commentary suggesting that it could happen again
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic romance, Tess Darbeyville, a beautiful young peasant in late 19th century England, seeks her fortune with the wealthy D'Urbervilles, whom her family believes to be distant relatives. Although Tess rejects the advances of the D'Urberville's son Alex, he forcibly seduces her, leaving her pregnant and alone. After her sickly baby dies, Tess falls in love with Angel, a parson's son, who abandons her on their wedding night after she confesses her past "sin." This forces Tess to return to Alex, a fateful decision with tragic consequences
Love and death by Woody Allen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowardly scholar Boris Grushenko has the hots for the beautiful Sonja, but cold feet for the Napoleonic Wars. Devastated by news of Sonja's plans to wed a foul-smelling herring merchant, Boris enlists in the army, only to return a penniless hero. Finally agreeing to marry him, Sonja settles down with poor Boris, to a rich life of philosophy, celibacy and meals of snow. But when the French troops invade Russia and Sonja hatches a zany scheme to assassinate Napoleon, Boris learns that God is an underachiever, there are no girls in the afterlife, and the angel of death can't be trusted
Le feu follet = The fire within by Louis Malle( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alain Leroy is a self-destructive writer who is enduring a treatment in a private hospital because of his alcoholism. The doctor only sees the surface problem and declares it time for Alain to leave the hospital. Alain resolves to commit suicide, but first he goes to Paris and tries to reconnect with some old friends
Le trou = The hole by Jacques Becker( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in French and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Paris prison cell, five convicts use every ounce of tenacity and ingenuity in an elaborate attempt to tunnel to freedom--unaware that a traitor may be among them
Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar by Robert Bresson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Bresson's masterpiece follows a much-abused donkey, Balthazar, whose life strangely parallels that of his owner, Marie. A beast of burden suffering the sins of man, Balthazar nevertheless nobly accepts his fate
Mickey One( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After incurring the wrath of the mob, a comic flees Detroit for Chicago taking the name "Mickey One." As he returns to the stage and becomes successful, he fears that the mob will track him down. He wishes to square himself with the mob, but doesn't know what he did to anger them or what his debt is
Nathalie Granger by Marguerite Duras( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored with their suburban existence, a housewife and her friend amble through the day, dealing with a washing machine salesman and the titular daughter's troubles at school
Les statues meurent aussi by Alain Resnais( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in French and German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1953 film essay, once banned in France, explores the effects of colonialism on the perception and appreciation of traditional African art and culture
Die letzte Nacht des Boris Gruschenko( Visual )

4 editions published in 1975 in German and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angeklagt des Attentatversuchs auf Napoleon wartet ein kleiner russischer Soldat auf die Hinrichtung. Woody Allens grandiose Kostüm-Komödie
Das Irrlicht( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nacht und Nebel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resnais' Dokumentarfilm ist eines der wichtigsten filmischen Werke über die deutschen Konzentrationslager. Mit größter stilistischer Zurückhaltung (und einer äußerst sensiblen deutsche Fassung durch Paul Celan) wird eine Darstellung des Grauens erarbeitet, in der die zeitgenössische Wirklichkeit von Auschwitz/Birkenau mit den Dokumenten der Alliierten (Wochenschau-Bilder) konterkariert wird. (Quelle:
Les demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Deneuve and Françoise Dorléac play twins living in the picturesque seaside village of Rochefort-- Delphine teaches dance while Solange composes and gives piano lessons. As the girls dream of success and romance in the far-off big city, they don't realize that true love may be just around the corner
La última noche de Boris Grushenko = Love and death( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La acción transcurre en Rusia, a principios del siglo XIX, Boris Grushenko está enamorado de su prima Sonia, pero ella prefiere a Iván, uno de los hermanos de Boris. Pero Iván se casa, y Sonia, por despecho, contrae matrimonio con un rico comerciante de pescado. Mientras tanto, estalla la guerra contra Francia, y Boris, un convencido pacifista, se convierte en héroe
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Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar
Alternative Names
Cloquet, Ghislain Pierre.

Cloquet, Ghislain Pierre 1924-1981

Cloquet, Gislain 1924-1981

Ghislain Cloquet belgischer Kameramann

Ghislain Cloquet director of photography uit België (1924-1981)

Ghislain Cloquet direttore della fotografia belga

Ghislain Cloquet French cinematographer

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French (71)

English (32)

German (18)

Italian (6)

Spanish (2)

Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar