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Ardant, Fanny

Works: 352 works in 1,071 publications in 9 languages and 9,509 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Church history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Other, Vocalist, Interviewee, Film editor, Scenarist, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fanny Ardant
Ridicule by Patrice Leconte ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a desperate quest to save the people on his estate by draining the mosquito infested wetlands, a young man quickly learns that a sharp wit is the key to open any door in the Versailles court of Louis XVI
Paris, je t'aime Paris, I love you ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. Find yourself transported by these sexy, romantic, haunting, dramatic, and beautiful stories
Elizabeth by Shekhar Kapur ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and German and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
England, 1554. Henry VIII is dead. The country is divided, Catholic against Protestant. Henry's eldest daughter Mary, a fervent Catholic, is Queen. She is childless. The Catholics' greatest fear is the succession of Mary's Protestant half-sister, Elizabeth. After Mary's death, Elizabeth ascends to the throne, thrust into an edgy world of political and religious flux she struggles to protect her power, life, and independence as the court boils with intrigue and conspiracy. Elizabeth begins her reign in a land divided by bloody turmoil, and becomes a cunning strategist, weighing the counsel of her mysterious advisors, thwarting her devious rivals, and denying her own desires for the good of her country
8 femmes 8 women ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in French and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy industrialist is found murdered in his home while his family gathers for the holiday season. The house is isolated and the phone lines have been found to be cut. Eight women are his potential murderers. Each is a suspect and each has a motive. Only one is guilty
La femme d'à côté The woman next door by François Truffaut ( Visual )
70 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man's marriage is endangered when a woman with whom he had a passionate and painful affair several years ago moves in next door
Paris, je t'aime by Olivier Assayas ( Visual )
38 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each director was invited to tell a story set in one of the Paris neighborhoods. the result is a kaleidoscope of stories about joy, separation, unexpected strange encounters and most of all, about love
Vivement dimanche Confidentially yours by François Truffaut ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 440 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
Le colonel Chabert by Yves Angelo ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in French and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a French army officer who, after being taken for dead, finds it impossible to reclaim his identity
Callas forever by Franco Zeffirelli ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautifully recreates the magic, passion and artistry of the opera diva Maria Callas, known as "the voice of the century". Gives a loving tribute to what could have possibly happened at the end of Callas's life, whose death came at the age of 53. Callas was a temperamental diva. She captured all the fiery intensity of legend on and off the stage. Her tempestuous relationship with her former manager is what finally persuades her to re-launch her career, despite her fading powers
Balzac a life of passion by Josée Dayan ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bio-pic about the passionate life of the great French novelist, Honore de Balzac, who was ignored by critics and harassed by debt-collectors and sustained by the Russian countess whom he loved his entire life
ha-Sodot The secrets ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Hebrew and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After her mother dies, Naomi, the studious daughter of a prominent orthodox rabbi, begs to postpone her expected marriage for a year so she can study at a women's religious seminary. Once there, she and her new friend, Michelle, a free-spirited and headstrong student. explore the complexities of a religious lifestyle in a vibrant environment of rebellion and desire as they befriend a mysterious, ailing, older woman, Anouk. In the hopes of easing her suffering, Naomi and Michelle secretly lead her through a forbidden series of Kabalistic cleansing rituals
Un amour de Swann Swann in love by Volker Schlöndorff ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Paris in the 1890s, Swann falls in love with a young courtesan, and soon finds himself tormented by his unrelenting sexual desire
Nathalie-- by Anne Fontaine ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon discovering that her husband is cheating on her, Catherine hires a prostitute to seduce him and report back. A strange relationship develops between the two women and soon Catherine enters a world that changes her forever
Fiction by Quatuor Ébène ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'amour à mort by Alain Resnais ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Elisabeth and Simon have been together as a couple for only a few months when Simon dies. To everyone's surprise he revives after a few minutes and appears to be quite healthy again. The couple's relationship appears to become more intense, but Simon is unable to come to terms with his near-death experience, feeling an irresistible desire to withdraw from life. Their friends Judith and Jérôme, a married couple of Protestant pastors, try to rationalise how Simon and Elisabeth must feel, offering guidance and consolation through theological and philosophical discussions, but the couple are beyond the reach of human understanding or explanation, and the pervasive and persuasive music of 'the other, ' of a love beyond death, exerts an irresistible attraction."
La Famiglia The family by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of a man's life, his loves and his family through 80 years
Hello goodbye ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alain is a successful doctor in his mid-fifties who has been married to Gisele most of his adult life. Looking for a change and eager to embrace their Jewish heritage, they decide to pull up stakes and move from Paris to Tel Aviv
La vie est un roman by Alain Resnais ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divided into three narratives, this is a bewitching allegory contrasting the accounts of a rich man (Ruggero Raimondi) constructing a "temple of happiness" around the time of World War I, and a seminar on education being held at that location decades later
Par-dela les nuages by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four stories of love and illusion are told from the perspective of a wandering film director. First two beautiful young lovers are unable to consummate their passion because the young man prefers impossible perfection. In the second story a women tells her stalker that she murdered her father. In the third story an effort is made to appease a wife and a mistress. The last story tells of a young man infatuated with a woman who is soon to enter a convent
Pauline Viardot and friends ( )
2 editions published in 2007 in Russian and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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French (298)
English (46)
Italian (23)
German (19)
Spanish (17)
Hebrew (5)
Japanese (3)
Russian (2)
Multiple languages (1)