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Fox Lorber Films

Overview
Works: 220 works in 470 publications in 10 languages and 16,639 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Documentary films  New wave films  Crime films  Biography  Nonfiction films  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Distributor, prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fox Lorber Films
A bout de souffle = Breathless by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in French and English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-time criminal kills a police officer, setting in motion a tragic series of events for both himself and his American girlfriend
Yi Yi = A one and a two by Edward Yang( Visual )

9 editions published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story follows the individual lives of the Jian family. Due to many circumstances, the entire family will have to re-evaluate who they are and what their lives have become
Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 527 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--Container
Il cerchio = The circle by Jafar Panahi( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Persian and Iranian and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film offers insights into the lives of women in Iran. As the narrative dynamically shifts from woman to woman, their stories culminate with tremendous potency, transforming a shared sense of dispair and injustice into one of kinship and even hope
Sous le sable = Under the sand by François Ozon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in French and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For many years, Marie and Jean have happily spent their vacations together at their country house. One day at the beach, Marie naps in the sand while Jean goes for a swim. When she awakens, he is gone. Did he drown? Did he run off? Distraught, Marie notifies the authorities but after an extensive search, no body is found. Ultimately Marie grapples with her life alone while keeping her husband's memory alive
Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in French and held by 436 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
La notte by Aristide Maillol( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Italian and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally estranged couple faces heartache, desperation, and personal loss all in the course of one night
The terrorist = Theeviravaathi by Santosh Sivan( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in Tamil and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is chosen to be a suicide bomber by her terrorist group. It is a high honor but can she go through with it?
Vénus beauté (institut) = Venus Beauty (salon)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 341 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in late nineteenth-century Shanghai and takes place in an elegant brothel. With its own highly ritualized codes of behavior, the lives of the "Flower girls" depend on their ability to win, and then keep, the affections of their wealthy callers
Baisers volés = Stolen kisses by François Truffaut( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in French and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third in the Antoine Doinel series, (first told in the film The 400 blows) and in many respects the autobiography of François Truffaut. After his dishonorable discharge from the army, Antoine embarks on a series of ill-fated jobs, finally settling on an amusing stint as a private detective. In his ever-turbulent love life, he finds himself torn between an attractive, serious-minded young violinist and a glamorous, older married woman
Le petit soldat = The little soldier by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

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

"Set during the Algerian War, [the film] follow 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 251 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 241 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 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning documentary that follows the lives and struggles of three aspiring boxers and their trainer in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn
El callejón de los milagros = Midaq Alley by Najīb Maḥfūẓ( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the old downtown section of Mexico City. The events that take place have been divided into the stories of three neighbors whose lives are entertwined. Rutilio, the family man who experiences homosexual feelings that shatter his domestic life; Susanita, the spinster who dreams of getting married and falls prey to a thief; and Alma, the virgin who becomes a cocaine addicted prostitute."--Container
Terra estrangeira by Walter Salles( Visual )

5 editions published in 2000 in Portuguese and held by 221 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
The source by Philip Guston( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Chuck Workman explores the lives, works and influence of four leading lights of the "Beat Generation" of the 1950s: Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs and Neal Cassady. Cutting back and forth between archival footage of his subjects and readings of selections from the authors works, he creates a fast-paced collage of images that attempt to show how the Beats became the dominant counter-cultural movement of the last half of America's 20th century
Mother and son = Matʹ i syn = Mutter und Sohn by Alexander Sokurov( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in Russian and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against one stunning landscape after another, this is the tale of a son, his dying mother, and the enormous loss that impends as their ultimate separation approaches
Pierrot le fou by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in French and held by 208 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 = TheeviravaathiBaisers volés = Stolen kissesL'humanitéOn the ropesEl callejón de los milagros = Midaq Alley
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