WorldCat Identities

Cloquet, Ghislain

Works: 93 works in 320 publications in 6 languages and 6,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Short films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Romance films  New wave films  Gangster films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ghislain Cloquet
Nuit et brouillard = Night and fog by Alain Resnais( Visual )

31 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in French and English and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in 1955 at Auschwitz, combines newsreels and stills to tell the story of the Holocaust and man's inhumanity
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 949 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 720 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
Mouchette by Robert Bresson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unloved 14-year-old girl schoolgirl contemplates her unhappy life with her alcoholic father and dying mother [Halliwell's]
Les demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( Visual )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins Delphine and Solange, a dance instructor and a music teacher, dream of big-city life; when a fair comes through their quiet port town, so does the possibility of escape
Peau d'ane = Donkey skin by Jacques Demy( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in French and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born
Le feu follet = The fire within by Louis Malle( Visual )

12 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the last 48 hours in the life of a dissolute playboy - an "old young man" who has used up his life and is heading relentlessly toward suicide. The ghosts of F. Scott Fitzgerald and Marilyn Mornroe are invoked in the film, but Malle's vision of alcoholism, dissolution and suicide is one without self-pity or spurious sociology
Le trou = The hole by Jacques Becker( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in French and Spanish and held by 383 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 )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 170 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 90 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
Hiroshima mon amour = Hiroshima, my love by Alain Resnais( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a love affair with a Japanese architect in postwar Hiroshima a French actress recalls a previous affair with a German soldier during the World War II
Nathalie Granger by Marguerite Duras( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and held by 39 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
Four friends by Arthur Penn( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A depiction of the tumult and passion of growing up in the 60's in East Chicago, Indiana
Les statues meurent aussi by Alain Resnais( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in French and German and held by 20 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
Nacht und Nebel by Alain Resnais( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 19 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:
Classe tous risques by Claude Sautet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il malvivente Abel Davos, dopo essere stato condannato per rapina, riesce a rientrare come clandestino in Francia. Tornato a Parigi, perderà tutti i vecchi amici, tranne il giovane Eric Stark. In seguito, verrà braccato dalla polizia
Die letzte Nacht des Boris Gruschenko by Woody Allen( 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

Lumière by Michel Blay( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La chasse au trésor Au pied des arcs-en-ciel se cache un trésor... du moins c'est ce que pense Tom! L'inventeur nous explique comment agit la lumière et ses démonstrations provoquent d'étranges phénomènes dans son atelier!
La última noche de Boris Grushenko( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries 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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Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar