Most widely held works about Marie-France Pisier
Most widely held works by Marie-France Pisier
Inch'Allah dimanche ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in French and held by 526 libraries worldwide
Film about the "family reunion," the French government's euphemism for a 1974 law allowing Algerian wives to rejoin their husbands working in France. Strong-willed Zouina parts tearfully from her mother in the port of Algiers; once in France, she and her three small children are at the mercy of her mother-in-law and confused by the strange customs of their local grocer and garden-obsessed neighbor. The radio is her only window on life and on the women of this new country.
L'amour en fuite Love on the run ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
The conclusion of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now in his thirties, in the process of divorcing Christine, enjoying moderate success as a novelist, and clinging to his romantic fantasies. The newly single Doinel finds a new object of his affections in Sabine, a record store salesgirl whom he pursues with the belief that without love, one is nothing. Along the way he renews his acquaintance with previous loves and confronts his past.
Le temps retrouvé Time regained ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Set in 1922, this film opens with Proust on his deathbed remembering his life. Gradually his own experiences give way to the characters in his novel.
The adventures of Antoine Doinel five films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Five films featuring the enthusiastic, melancholic, and hopelessy romantic trouble maker Antoine Doinel, played by Jean-Pierre Léaud. The films take Doinel from his troubled childhood through myriad frustrations and romantic entanglements, from his stormy teens through marriage, children, divorce, and adulthood.
The other side of midnight ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
"Although American WWII pilot Larry Douglas promises to marry French femme fatale Noelle Page, he instead returns stateside and marries well-to-do Catherine Alexander. And once Noelle takes a Greek multi millionaire as a lover, she plots to shame Larry by arranging for him to be the tycoon's private pilot. But in one of many delicious twists of fate in this gripping tale of love, war and betrayal, Noelle and Larry again become passionate, and when Catherine refuses to divorce Larry, the cheating couple seek a murderous revenge."--Container.
Dans Paris Inside Paris ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Paul, depressed from his recent break-up with Anna, returns home to live with his divorced father and womanizing, slacking younger brother, Jonathan. With little success, his carefree sibling and doting father try to cheer him up with women, wine, and home-cooked meals. When, in the midnight hour, Paul is forced to entertain one of his brother's desperate girlfriends, he begins to realize that while things never go according to plan, family and the pursuit of love are always worth the fight.
Le bal du gouverneur : roman by Marie-France Pisier ( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman d'amour.
Two short films by François Truffaut Les Mistons ; Antoine & Colette ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and held by 121 libraries worldwide
The mischief makers in Les mistons are five boys who spend a summer pursuing and harassing a young couple in love.
Cousin, cousine Albert Schwartz, Imre J. Rosenthal present ; directed by Jean-Charles Tacchella ; screenplay and dialogue by Jean-Charles Tacchella ; a production Films Pomereu-Gaumont ; produced by Bertrand Javal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 114 libraries worldwide
This is a story about the happy adventures of Marthe and Ludovic, cousins by marriage. Thrown together at a series of family gatherings, they embark on a platonic friendship and eventually decide to go way beyond the kissing stage.
L'Amour en fuite ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 100 libraries worldwide
"In The 400 Blows we first met Truffaut's alter ego Antoine Doinel, age 13. Now Doinel is in his thirties, newly divorced and renewing love affairs with several women from his past. But when his mother dies, he is forced to confront his emotional immaturity and inability to sustain a lasting relationship ..."--External container.
Barocco ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in French and held by 93 libraries worldwide
In this film-noir classic, a young woman convinces her boyfriend to accept a bribe to tell a lie that discredits a local politician. When the boyfriend is murdered, she is racked with guilt until she meet the killer, a dead-ringer for the murdered man. In order to hide from the police, he accepts the woman's need to "reinvent" him as her dead boyfriend, but can love transform his soul as well?
Cousin, cousine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Against a background of family weddings, funerals and birthdays, the cousins, Marthe and Ludovic, progress from platonic attachment to irrepressible abandon to delightfully indecent public displays.
Cousin, cousine ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Story about happy adventures of Marthe and Ludovic married to others, they become cousins by marriage, embark on a platonic friendship and eventually decide to go way beyond the kissing stage.
Der Zauberberg ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in German and held by 72 libraries worldwide
"Hans Castorp, son of a distinguished Hamburg family, spends seven years in a Swiss sanatorium. Drawn to the hermetic society, he receives an erotic and philosophical initiation but abruptly leaves at the launch of the Great War to learn true life experience and responsibility"--Set packaging.
Thomas Mann's The magic mountain ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A young engineer goes to visit his cousin at a tubercular sanatorium in the Swiss Alps intending to stay three weeks, but ends by staying on for seven years to observe the disturbed personnel and patients. The unfolding exchanges between the protagonists are meant to present a microcosm of the society of pre-World War I Europe.
Der Zauberberg ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in German and held by 64 libraries worldwide
A young engineer goes to visit his cousin at a tubercular sanatorium in the Swiss Alps intending to stay three weeks, but ends by staying on for seven years to observe the disturbed personnel and patients. The unfolding exchanges between the protagonists are meant to present a microcosm of the society of pre-World War I Europe in this dramatization based on a Nobel Prize-winning novel.
Les mistons The brats = [The mischief makers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The mischief makers in Les mistons are five boys who spend a summer pursuing and harassing a young couple in love. Antoine et Colette is the second installment of the "Antoine Doinel" series, in which the young man at 18 falls in love with an older student who doesn't return his feeling.
The Thomas Mann collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Three novels are brought to life in this 7-disc collection, which pays tribute to Mann's most celebrated and famous works. Buddenbrooks: A sweeping tale of the rise and fall of a wealthy merchant family torn between loyalty and personal freedom. Doktor Faustus: Driven by a single-minded search for a totally new musical idiom, composer Adrian Leverkühn makes a pact with the devil with a very high price, the total renunciation of love and the gradual deterioration of the mind and body. The magic mountain: Hans Castorp, son of a distinguished Hamburg family, spends seven years in a Swiss sanatorium. Drawn to the hermetic society, he receives an erotic and philosophical initiation but abruptly leaves at the launch of the Great War to learn true life experience and responsibility.
Scruples ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Armed with beauty, passion and ambition, an extraordinary woman enters--and conquers--a glittering realm of unimaginable wealth, jetset glamour and expensive sins.
Je n'ai aimé que vous : roman by Marie-France Pisier ( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in French and Undetermined and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman d'amour.
Adaptations Adultery Algeria Algerians Anarchists Authors, French Comedy films Comedy films Cousins Depressed persons Depression, Mental Doinel, Antoine (Fictitious character) Drama Engineers Families Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Foreign films Foreign workers, Algerian France France--Paris French language Germany Impostors and imposture Made-for-TV movies Mann, Thomas,--1875-1955 Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Melodrama Melodramas (Motion pictures) Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Motion pictures, French Murder New wave films Politicians Proust, Marcel,--1871-1922 Romance films Short films Short films Sophisticated comedy films Switzerland--Alps, Swiss Truffaut, François Tuberculosis--Hospitals Tuberculosis--Patients Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Young men
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