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Schiffman, Suzanne

Overview
Works: 141 works in 567 publications in 6 languages and 6,766 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Romance films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Biography 
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 by François Truffaut( Visual )

68 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A stylish and poignant film about Jewish director Lucas Steiner (Heinz Bennent), who is forced to hide in the basement of his theater during the Nazi occupation while his wife (Catherine Deneuve) stars in its latest production. Romantic tensions mount when she and her leading man (Gérard Depardieu) begin to fall in love with each other. At the same time, a pro-Nazi theater critic ensconces himself in the theater causing stress to the entire cast"--Container
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( Visual )

47 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A movie about moviemaking on the French Riviera with the interplay between screen people in real life and the people they portray in films
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( Visual )

37 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 811 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 François Truffaut( Visual )

42 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poetic comedy about a group of children as they experience life from early childhood to adolescence. Truffaut explores the range of emotions from humour and fantasy to the serious side of life in this exploration of feelings. 10 children, boys and girls, are shown in different stages of life, from early childhood to adolescence. Some are funny, others are serious and others are as grim as news reports
Vivement dimanche! = Confidentially yours by François Truffaut( Visual )

37 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 414 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 )

35 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 411 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
La femme d'à côté = The woman next door by François Truffaut( Visual )

44 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 378 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
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Truffaut's fifth and final film of his semi-autobiographical "Antoine Doinel" series, we see Doinel in his 30s and newly divorced. Still ambivalent about relationships, the wrath of Doinel's mother forces him to confront his insecurities and rekindle some past relationships. Clips and characters from the four previous "Doinel" films makes this charming and sentimental film a must-see for any Truffaut fan. Loosely based on Truffaut's own life
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in French and English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a medieval French healer and her perservance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Le pont du Nord( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in French and held by 123 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 )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 99 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
The Last metro : François Truffaut, director by François 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 étoiles rencontrent la mer by Raymond Rajaonarivelo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 65 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 )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in French and held by 45 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 )

2 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 42 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
Die letzte Metro Le dernier métro( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der jüdische Regisseur Steiner versteckt sich im Keller seines Theaters vor den Nazis. Nur seine Frau Marion kennt das Versteck. Jeden Abend steigt sie hinab, erzählt von den Proben und dem Leben oben. Je länger Steiner sich verbergen muss, desto mehr verliert er den Bezug zur Realität und schon bald auch seine Frau Marion, die sich in den Darsteller Bernard verliebt
Jules et Jim( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed as one of the finest films ever made, it charts, over twenty-five years, the relationship between two friends and the object of their mutual obsession. The legendary François Truffaut directs, and Jeanne Moreau stars as the alluring and willful Catherine, whose enigmatic smile and passionate nature lure Jules and Jim into one of cinema's most captivating romantic triangles. An exuberant and poignant meditation on freedom, loyalty, and the fortitude of love
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth and final part of the Antoine Doinel cycle. Antoine is about to be divorced, but he remains good friends with his ex-wife Christine. Antoine is thus free to meet other women and experience new romantic conflicts
Out 1 : spectre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shorter, theatrical version of 'Out 1: Noli Me Tangere.'
Out 1 : spectre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shorter, theatrical version of 'Out 1: Noli Me Tangere.'
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
La femme d'à côté = The woman next door
Alternative Names
Klochendler, Suzanne 1929-2001

Suzanne Schiffman Frans scenarioschrijfster (1929-2001)

Suzanne Schiffman französische Drehbuchautorin und Regisseurin

Suzanne Schiffman French film director and screenwriter

Suzanne Schiffman sceneggiatrice e regista francese

Сюзанн Шиффман

סוזאן שיפמן

سوزان شیفمن فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی

シュザンヌ・シフマン

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La femme d'à côté = The woman next doorL'amour en fuite