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Cloquet, Ghislain

Overview
Works: 116 works in 308 publications in 5 languages and 5,965 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
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps, this piece documents the abandoned grounds of Auschwitz and Majdanek. One of the first cinematic reflections on the horrors of the Holocaust and contrasts the stillness of the abandoned camps' quiet, empty buildings with haunting wartime footage
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge. With its earthy visual textures it is a work of great pastoral beauty as well as vivid storytelling
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 )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mouchette is a 14 year old, inarticulate, peasant schoolgirl. The abused and unloved daughter of an alcoholic father and terminally ill mother. She is used by everybody and her pathetic and futureless circumstances result in her suicide
Peau d'ane = Donkey skin by Jacques Demy( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in French and held by 409 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 )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 391 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 378 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
Les demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical about missed connections and second chances. Twins Delphine and Solange, a dance instructor and a music teacher (played by real-life sisters Deneuve and Dorléac), long for big-city life; when a fair comes through their quiet port town, so does the possibility of escape
Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar by Robert Bresson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 161 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 87 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 )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 81 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 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
Four friends by Arthur Penn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and German and held by 27 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 )

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 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
Nacht und Nebel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les demoiselles de Rochefort by Jacques Demy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux sœurs jumelles rencontrent un marin à la recherche de l'idéal féminin... Une interprétation aérienne où chansons et ballets créent un monde enchanté, entre opérette et comédie musicale
Das Irrlicht : nach dem Roman von Drieu LaRochelle( Visual )

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

Lumière( Visual )

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

Classe tous risques by Claude Sautet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 7 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
 
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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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Languages
French (120)

English (37)

German (18)

Italian (12)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar