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Fox Lorber Films

Overview
Works: 179 works in 430 publications in 9 languages and 16,762 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  New wave films  Documentary films  Crime films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Road films  History 
Roles: Distributor, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fox Lorber Films
A bout de souffle = Breathless by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in French and English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Michel, a handsome young criminal, who is on the run after stealing a car and killing a policeman. He hides out in the Paris apartment of his American girlfriend and together they dodge the police, make love and steal cars to finance a trip to Italy. As the police net tightens, Michel becomes more desperate and his girlfriend commits the ultimate act of betrayal
Yi Yi = A one and a two by Dechang Yang( Visual )

8 editions published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quarante ans, NJ se demande si sa vie n'aurait pas pu être différente. La rencontre fortuite avec un amour de jeunesse, Sherry, lui donne envie de tout laisser tomber et de repartir de zéro. Mais avec une famille à charge, il ne peut réaliser ce séduisant projet. Le jour du mariage de son beau-frère, sa belle-mère tombe dans le coma. Pour les enfants de NJ, Ting-Ting et Yang-Yang, parler à leur grand-mère inanimée est une épreuve. NJ décide de partir au Japon, officiellement pour des raisons professionnelles. Il a en fait décidé de renouer avec son passé amoureux
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway by Marleen Gorris( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Clarissa Dalloway prepares for an elaborate party, she remembers another summer in the past, when she was a beautiful young woman. Her preparations are interrupted by the unexpected arrival of a former suitor from that long-ago summer. As the day of the party unfolds, Mrs. Dalloway's life also becomes strangely intertwined with a young man she never meets, but whose tragic fate strikes a chord of truth, deep in her soul, that she cannot deny
Il cerchio = The circle by Jafar Panahi( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Persian and Iranian and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman is afraid to tell her pregnant daughter's in-laws that the expected male child did not arrive--it is a girl instead. A group of women recently released from prison can't escape from being prisoners. A destitute mother tries to abandon the daughter she can't provide for. The police pick up a prostitute while her customers go free. In the fundamentalist theocracy of Iran, these women have all committed an eternal crime: being female. Surrounded by suffering and oppression, the world closes in on these women, limiting those choices that haven't already been made for them, along the narrow, tragic paths of Iranian womanhood
Sous le sable = Under the sand by François Ozon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in French and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, Marie and Jean have spent their vacations at their country home. One day at the beach, Marie falls asleep while Jean goes for a swim. When she awakens, he is gone. Marie notifies the authorities and even after an extensive search, no body is found. Did he drown or did he just run off?
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally estranged couple faces heartache, desperation, and personal loss all in the course of one night
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in French and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1912. Jules, un Allemand, et Jim, un français, deviennent des amis inséparables. Ils tombent tous deux amoureux de Catherine, mais c'est Jules qu'elle épouse. La guerre les sépare. À la fin du conflit, Jim les rejoint en Allemagne. Catherine n'est pas heureuse et Jules accepte qu'elle prenne Jim comme amant. Ils ne peuvent avoir d'enfant. Jim rentre en France. Plus tard, alors que Jim doit épouser Gilberte, sa maîtresse, Catherine l'invite pour une promenade en voiture, et les précipite dans la Seine
The terrorist = Theeviravaathi by Dechang Yang( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in Tamil and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Turkish anti-terrorist agents are sent to New York City on a mission to find and bring back the dangerous leader of a radical Islamic organization. Working with the FBI and NYPD, the agents orchestrate the arrest of a well respected Muslim scholar and family man. Underlining America's paranoia with the Islamic world post 9/11, 'The Terrorist', asks the question of whether innocence or guilt even matters to one who lusts for vengeance
Vénus beauté (institut) = Venus Beauty (salon) by Tonie Marshall( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy which follows the life of Angèle, a forty-something woman who makes her living at a Parisian spa and whose life has been a series of hedonistic and reckless one-night stands
Flowers of Shanghai by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the 1894 novel by Han Ziyun this film is set in the elegant brothels of late nineteenth century Shanghai, a hermetic world with its own highly ritualized codes of behavior, where "flower girls," must win, and then hold, the affection of their wealthy callers
Le petit soldat = The little soldier by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set during the Algerian War, [the film] follows Bruno Forestier, a disillusioned young deserter who becomes involved in the French nationalist movement. He is ordered to kill an Algerian sympathizer, and although he does not hold deep political beliefs, commits the murder and undergoes torture when captured. At the same time, he meets and falls in love with a woman who he does not know is fighting for the other side"--Container
Place Vendôme by Nicole Garcia( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic wife of a Parisian jeweller tries to pull herself together after the suicide of her husband who leaves behind some valuable diamonds. As she tries to reconnect with his business, the widow is drawn into a shady underworld of international diamond trading
L'humanité by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharaon de Winter is a police detective who lives with his mother in a working-class town in northern France. He agonizes over the evil he confronts every day during the course of his work. The brutal rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl tests Pharaon's profound humanity to its limits as the investigation proceeds to its climax, and as Pharaon struggles to grasp the crime's meaning
On the ropes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on aspiring boxers training at Bed-Stuy Boxing Center in Brooklyn, New York
Terra estrangeira by Walter Salles( Visual )

6 editions published in 2000 in Portuguese and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After the unexpected death of his mother, Paco, an aspiring actor from Sao Paulo, longs to leave his native Brazil. Tired of living in squalor, he accepts a 'delivery job' from a shady antique dealer and travels to Lisbon carrying a violin filled with uncut diamonds. But when the exchange goes bad, he finds himself on the run from an underworld thug and in the arms of Alex, a beautiful woman caught up in the Portuguese black market."--Container
Balzac : a life of passion by Josée Dayan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in French and English and held by 231 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
El callejón de los milagros = Midaq Alley by Jorge Fons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drieluik over een aantal bewoners van hetzelfde straatje waarbij door misdaad, armoede en prostitutie het leven van de drie hoofdpersonen langzaam maar zeker ontwricht raakt
The source by United States Catholic Conference( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the Beat Generation and their lasting influence. Includes interviews with Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs, Ken Kesey, Bob Dylan, and others; readings of Beat poetry by Johnny Depp, Dennis Hopper, and John Turturro; and archival footage of Jack Kerouac and Neal Cassady
Pierrot le fou by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in French and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaving wife and child behind, Ferdinand takes off on a wild adventure with the babysitter Marianne. As they become entangled with murder and gangsters, mysterious events destroy their happiness and lead to an explosive finale
 
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A bout de souffle = Breathless
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Yi Yi = A one and a twoIl cerchio = The circleSous le sable  = Under the sandThe terrorist = TheeviravaathiL'humanitéOn the ropesTerra estrangeiraBalzac : a life of passion