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Schiffman, Suzanne

Overview
Works: 148 works in 704 publications in 6 languages and 6,862 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Historical films  Romance films  War films  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Short films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Director, Author of dialog, Adapter, Conceptor, Restager , Writer of accompanying material, Other, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Suzanne Schiffman
Le dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

80 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew and was compelled to leave the country. His wife Marion, an actress, directs the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive with a new play, and hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. But Lucas is actually hiding in the basement. A film about art and life
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( Visual )

54 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Truffaut's 1973 film, an "homage to moviemaking," details the loves and lunacy of the closely-knit family of strangers that comprises an on-location film, cast and crew
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

44 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adele, daughter of French author and patriot Victor Hugo, is beautiful, composed and filled with the same brilliant writing talent as her famous father. However, Adele is driven not by literary aspirations but by love. Impelled by a need that will not be denied, she has run away from home to follow her handsome, womanizing lover across an ocean to wintry Halifax, Nova Scotia. Wild with desire, shell risk everything to renew their brief affair
L'Argent de poche by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

43 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceptively simple story of children and the world they live in, starring youngsters who had never before acted in movies
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

37 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When businessman Julien Vercel is accused of murdering his wife and her lover, he hides in his office to avoid capture. It is up to his secretary Barbara, who is secretly in love with him, to prove his innocence
L'homme qui aimait les femmes by François Truffaut( Visual )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Bertrand Morane, a bachelor who is obsessed with women. Bertrand is no Don Juan-he is an intelligent and sensitive man who adores women of all ages, shapes and sizes. In an effort to understand his obsession, Bertrand writes his memoirs and remembers all the women he has loved
La femme d'à côté = The woman next door by François Truffaut( Visual )

48 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young engineer's new neighbors are surprisingly his old lover and her husband. Though both are happily married, they can't stay away from each other, and an obsession drives them both mad
La Nuit americaine = Day for night( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in French and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leading lady is recovering from a nervous breakdown, another performer is soused on the set, unions threaten to walk, shooting must finish before the insurance lapses and a cat can't hit its mark. Is this any way to make a film?
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member 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
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in French and English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in 13th century France revolving around Étienne de Bourbon, a Dominican friar sent by the pope to seek out heretics and a forest woman who performs ancient healing rituals. An historically accurate dramatization of the conflict between ancient customs and religious dogma
Le pont du Nord by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in French and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie has just been released from prison, and encounters the paranoid loner Baptiste. They follow Marie's ex-lover Julien and his talismanic briefcase as Paris begins to open up to them as a series of enigmatic clues. The city is a labyrinth of possibilities but no certainties, a place of fantastical fables (here be dragons) and the brute realities of the street
Hurlevent by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering Heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
Le Dernier métro : scénario by Francois Truffaut( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in French and English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scénario et dialogues de ce film qui suit la double progression de la vie d'un théâtre et de l'histoire de l'Occupation. Césars du meilleur film, meilleur réalisateur, meilleur acteur (Gérard Depardieu) et meilleure actrice (Catherine Deneuve). [SDM]
Quand Les Etoiles Rencontrent La Mer (When the Stars Meet the Sea) by Raymond Rajaonarivelo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy born during a solar eclipse survives abandonment and superstitious ostracization from his village, condemning him to be trampled by a herd of cattle. By a miracle, he survives the stampede with only an injured foot, hence his name, Kapila, "the lame one." Rescued and raised by a childless woman, he eventually discovers love will change his destiny when he meets Fara. Together they make their own destiny
Sorceress : le moine et la sorcière( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a medieval French healer and her perseverance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Out 1( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysteries of Paris : Jacques Rivette's Out 1 revisited: A feature-length documentary by Robert Fischer and Wilfried Reichart, containing interviews with actors Bulle Ogier, Michael Lonsdale and Hermine Karagheuz, cinematographer Pierre-William Glenn, assistant director Jean-François Stévenin and producer Stéphane Tchalgadjieff, as well as rare archival interviews with actors Jacques Doniol-Valcroze and Michel Delahaye, and director Jacques Rivette
Out 1 : spectre by Jacques Rivette( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shorter, theatrical version of 'Out 1: Noli Me Tangere.'
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member 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
The Man who loved women by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While writing his autobiography, a French bachelor tells of his lifelong obsession with women, often going to ridiculous lengths to meet a woman who has caught his eye
Jules and Jim by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Synopsis: Hailed as one of the finest films ever made, legendary director François Truffaut's early masterpiece Jules and Jim charts the relationship between two friends and the object of their mutual obsession over the course of twenty-five years. Jeanne Moreau stars as Catherine, the alluring and willful young woman whose enigmatic smile and passionate nature lure Jules (Oskar Werner) and Jim (Henri Serre) into one of cinema's most captivating romantic triangles. An exuberant and poignant meditation on freedom, loyalty, and the fortitude of love, Jules and Jim was a worldwide smash upon its release in 1962 and remains as audacious and entrancing today."--Website
 
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L'amour en fuite
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Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yoursLa femme d'à côté = The woman next doorL'amour en fuiteL'amour en fuite
Alternative Names
Klochendler, Suzanne 1929-2001

Schiffman, Suzanne 1929-2001

Suzanne Schiffman Frans scenarioschrijfster (1929-2001)

Suzanne Schiffman französische Drehbuchautorin und Regisseurin

Suzanne Schiffman French film director and screenwriter

Suzanne Schiffman réalisatrice et scénariste française

Suzanne Schiffman sceneggiatrice e regista francese

Сюзанн Шиффман

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سوزان شیفمن فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی

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