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Guédiguian, Robert 1953-

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Most widely held works by Robert Guédiguian
L'armée du crime = Army of crime by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in French and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Paris, 1941, Armenian poet Missak Manouchian leads a motley crew of foreign-born resistance fighters in clandestine battle against the Nazi occupation. An initially reluctant Manouchian and his team must resort to guerilla tactics and radical measures in the name of liberty. News of their daring attacks, including the assassination of an SS general, eventually reaches Berlin
Marius and Jeannette = Marius et Jeannette by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

51 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from France. The relationship between two ordinary 40ish working class residents of L'Estaque, Marseilles, both burnt by past experiences: check-out operator Jeannette, struggling to raise two children (of different fathers) alone, and Marius, guard at a derelict cement works
Le jeune Karl Marx = The young Karl Marx by Raoul Peck( Visual )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty six year-old Karl Marx embarks with his wife, Jenny, on the road to exile. In 1844 Paris, he meets Friedrich Engels, an industrialist's son, who investigated the sordid birth of the British working-class. Engels, the dandy, provides the last piece of the puzzle to the young Karl Marx's new vision of the world. Together, between censorship and the police's repression, riots and political upheavals, they will lead the labor movement during its development into a modern era
La ville est tranquille = The town is quiet by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

51 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sprawling French film examines the economically depressed and racially divided city of Marseilles with a network of intersecting characters, each struggling toward happiness or, at least, survival. At the center of these overlapping stories is Michele, who works all night packing fish, only to come home to a drug-addicted daughter, a sullen unemployed husband, and an infant grandchild. Her efforts to help her daughter connect her in different ways to Gerard, a gangster's right-hand man (who is also the movie's most compassionate character), and Paul, a taxi driver who lies to his parents about having a girlfriend. The Town Is Quiet juggles these and other narrative threads with a steady hand and a clear eye, resulting in a bleak but emotionally compelling portrait of desperation
Les neiges du Kilimandjaro by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vakbondsman Michel wordt ontslagen en daarna beroofd door een eveneens ontslagen oud-collega die tot zijn daad gedreven werd door grote armoede
Army of crime( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in French and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revenge - Liberation - Young Resistance Heroes. Paris, 1941. The poet Missak Manouchian leads a mixed bag of youngsters and émigrés in a clandestine battle against the Nazi occupation. Twenty-two men and one woman fighting for an ideal and for freedom. News of their daring attacks, including the assassination of an SS General, eventually reaches Berlin. Under the orders of the Gestapo, French police and collaborators hound Manouchian and his Résistants until, to escape torture, one of their associates denounces the whole group. After a show trial, the twenty-three heroes are brought to face a firing squad ... --Kanopy
The Wind That Shakes the Barley by Ken Loach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland, 1920. Damien O'Donovan is leaving for London for an internship, until the dreaded Black and Tans attack his hurling mates, killing one for not speaking English. Thus sidetracked by the Irish War for Independence, Damien is convinced by his brother Teddy to throw his lot in with the IRA. Damien is a purist, an idealist, and therefore marked for a tragic destiny, while Teddy is a fatefully pragmatic politician. These differences between the brothers propel the film through its terrible final act, as the signing of Anglo-Irish Treaty establishes the Irish Free State, splits the Republican movement, and unleashes the Irish Civil War
La villa by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

5 editions published in 2018 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee broers en een zus komen samen in het huis van hun ernstig zieke vader in een dorpje dichtbij Marseille. Deze terugkeer brengt prettige en onprettige herinneringen naar boven en ze moeten moeilijke keuzes maken
Le promeneur du Champ de Mars by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The last Mitterrand dramatizes the last years of a political leadership and a private life: that of Francois Mitterrand. As the President engages in his final battle with illness, a dedicated young journalist tries to extract from him some universal lessons on politics and history, love and literature and the certainties of life. But the old man hardly has any to give because for him, this is the moment when all time, past, present and future, blends into one; the time when only doubt remains, the time when all men are equal: the moment of the nearess of death."
Le voyage en Arménie = Journey to Armenia by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gravely ill, Barsam decides that he wants to return to Armenia, the country of his ancestors. He leaves enough clues behind him so that his daughter Anna can follow him as he intended
Marie-Jo et ses deux amours by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in French and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from France. Drama. Marie-Jo, a middle-aged woman living in Marseilles with her husband and daughter, has been in love with another man for more than twelve months. She is forced to make a choice
Conversation avec Robert Guédiguian : "je n'ai jamais rien fait seul! by Isabelle Danel( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ces entretiens permettent de revenir sur les 25 années du cinéaste passées derrière la caméra, sur ses 15 films (dont Marius et Jeannette, A la vie, à la mort, Le promeneur du Champ de Mars), sur son équipe, ses engagements politiques, ses espoirs et ses désillusions
A la place du coeur by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film transposes the New York setting of the James Baldwin novel to Marseilles. A young black teenager is wrongfully accused by a racist policeman of raping a Bosnian woman. His family, and that of his girlfriend, set out to prove his innocence
Marius et Jeannette : un conte de l'Estaque by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : A Marseille sous le soleil de l'Estaque, Jeannette tente de voler deux pots de peintre sur le chantier d'une cimenterie en démolition. Marius, le gardien des lieux, la surprend... Premier échange explosif entre les deux coeurs farouches blessés par la vie. Sous le regard tendre et complice de Justin, un instituteur retraité, de Dédé et Monique, le couple roi de la chamaille, de Caroline, la communiste indestructible, Marius et Jeannette apprendront pourtant à réenchanter la vie
Les neiges du Kilimanjaro = The snows of Kilimanjaro by Ge di ji yang( Visual )

9 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michel is an honest union rep who has the unenviable job of deciding which of his workers will be laid off. Settling on a lottery system, he puts his own name in the box and ends up out of a job. When Michel and his closest friends fall victim to a violent home invasion, he is compelled to find the assailants, but what he uncovers forces him to question his entire belief system."--Container
A l'attaque by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two screenwriters make a bet that they can write a political film by recounting the story of Moliterno et Cie, a small garage in Marseilles. As they gradually create their script, the story's characters and scenes come to life, showing how the garage's owners strive to save their business from the threats of globalisation
Au fil d'Ariane by Jean-Louis Prignac( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"C'est le jour de son anniversaire et Ariane est plus seule que jamais dans sa jolie maison. Les bougies sont allumées sur le gâteau mais les invités se sont excusés ... Ils ne viendront pas. Alors elle prend sa jolie voiture et quitte sa jolie banlieue pour se perdre dans la grande ville ..."--Conteneur
Marie-Jo et ses 2 amours : [Frankreich 2002] by Jean-Louis Milesi( )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marius et Jeannette : un conte de l'Estaque by Robert Guédiguian( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ils sont de Marseille, de l'Estaque et partagent le plus chaleureusement du monde la galère d'un quotidien difficile
A la vie, à la mort! by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in French and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ils s'aiment tous depuis longtemps. À l'Estaque (port de Marseille), un cabaret leur sert de refuge. Vénus, la belle adolescente, se drogue et se prostitue; Farid est orphelin et à la rue. José, Patrick et Jaco sont sur le chômage. Marie-Sol, malgré ses prières, n'arrive pas à avoir d'enfant. Malgré tout, ils essaient de continuer à s'aimer, généreux jusqu'au sacrifice
 
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La ville est tranquille = The town is quiet
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La ville est tranquille = The town is quiet
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Guédiguian, Robert

Guediguian, Robert 1953-

Robert Guédiguian

Robert Guédiguian Frans filmregisseur

Robert Guédiguian französischer Filmregisseur deutsch-armenischer Abstammung

Robert Guédiguian German-French film director of Armenian descent

Robert Guédiguian réalisateur français

Robert Guédiguian regista francese

Ρομπέρ Γκουεντιγκιάν

Гедигян, Робер

Робер Гедігян

Ռոբեր Կետիկյան

Ռոբեր Կետիկյան հայ կինոռեժիսոր, սցենարիստ

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רובר גדיגיאן

רובר גדיגיאן שחקן צרפתי

روبر گدیگیان کارگردان فرانسوی

روبير غيديغيان

റോബർട്ട് ഗുവെഡിഗുയാൻ ഫ്രഞ്ച് ചലചിത്ര നടന്‍

게디기앙, 로베르 1953-

로베르 게디기앙

ロベール・ゲディギャン

侯貝·葛地基揚

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