WorldCat Identities

S.E.D.I.F.

Overview
Works: 91 works in 228 publications in 2 languages and 8,532 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Romance films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Coming-of-age films  Crime films 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, prn, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by S.E.D.I.F.
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( Visual )

31 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in French and English and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen year old boy suffering from neglect finds ways to conceal his true life by skipping school and losing himself in other activities
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

28 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in French and English and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends fall in love with the same woman, who has great difficulty choosing between them. Over the ensuing decades the 3 remain close friends, despite the sexual tension inherent in their situation
Le dernier métro Last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew who feels compelled to leave the country in order to survive the German occupation during WWII. His wife Marion is an actress and a member of the Resistance who goes on to direct the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive by rehearsing a new play. She hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. The troupe believes that the show must go on no matter the circumstances. But Lucas never left the country, he is actually hiding in the basement
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in French and English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of friendship between two artists and their love for the same woman
Tous les matins du monde All the mornings of the world by Alain Corneau( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most celebrated motion pictures ever to explore the art of music tells a provocative tale of romance, lust, desire, and intrigue. Based on the lives of 17th century French composer Sainte Colombe and his protege Marin Marais
De battre mon coeur s'est arrete by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of Tom, a real estate thug torn between a criminal life and his desire to become a concert pianist"--Http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Beat_That_My_Heart_Skipped
Sur mes lèvres Read my lips by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young secretary Carla is a long-time employee of a property development company. Loyal and hardworking, first to arrive and last to leave, Carla is beginning to chafe at the limitations of her career and is looking to move up. But as a 35-five-year-old woman with a hearing deficiency, she is not sure how to climb out of her humdrum life, though she is confident in her own abilities. Into her life comes Paul Angeli, a new trainee she decides to hire. Paul is 25 years old and completely unskilled, but Carla covers for him when the need arises because of his other qualities - he's a thief, fresh out of jail and very good-looking. It's a case of good meeting bad."--Distributor website
La peau douce by François Truffaut( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in French and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrated literary scholar, seemingly happily married, embarks on an affair with a gorgeous stewardess, who is captivated by his charm and reputation. As their romance gets serious, the film grows anxious, leading to a wallop of a conclusion
The adventures of Antoine Doinel five films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five films featuring the enthusiastic, melancholic, and hopelessy romantic trouble maker Antoine Doinel, played by Jean-Pierre Léaud. The films take Doinel from his troubled childhood through myriad frustrations and romantic entanglements, from his stormy teens through marriage, children, divorce, and adulthood
Les quatre cents coups Four hundred blows( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a lonely Parisian youth whose alienation from his parents and teachers propels him into rebellion and small-time crime
L'accompagnatrice The accompanist( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An awkward young pianist sacrifices her own chance at happiness by living in the dark shadow cast by a collaborator and his unfaithful wife in Nazi-occupied Paris
Remorques by Jean Grémillon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Andre and the other members of the crew of the tugboat Cyclone, existence is harshly divided between the danger of the stormy seas and the safety of life at home with their patient women. When Andre meets temptation in the form of the alluring Catherine during a risky rescue, he comes perilously close to betraying his wife of ten years
La Petite voleuse The little thief by Claude Miller( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Janine Castang a pretty young girl in the 1950's who thinks that stealing is the only way to make her way to adulthood
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in French and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two men, one French and one Austrian, and their mutual love for the same woman
The 400 blows by François Truffaut( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con sólo doce años, Antoine Doinel se ve obligado no sólo a ser testigo de los problemas conyugales que sus padres no se atreven a afrontar, sino también a soportar las exigencias de un severo profesor. Un día, asustado porque no ha cumplido un castigo que el maestro le ha impuesto, decide ausentarse del colegio con su amigo René. Inesperadamente, ve a su madre en compañía de otro hombre; la culpa y el miedo lo arrastran a una serie de mentiras que poco a poco van calando en su ánimo. Deseando dejar atrás todos sus problemas, sueña con conocer el mar y traza con René un plan para escaparse
Le colonel Chabert by Yves Angelo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1817 un homme loqueteux se présente chez l'avoué Derville et déclare être le colonel Chabert, qu'on croyait décédé à la guerre dix ans plus tôt. Constatant que son interlocuteur dit la vérité, l'avoué se charge de légaliser son retour à la vie publique en tentant d'obtenir de l'ex-épouse de celui-ci la fortune considérable qui lui revient. Remariée à un comte et désormais mère, la "veuve" est cependant réticente à l'idée de partager ses biens et craint surtout que son second mariage ne soit annulé; chose qui arrangerait son nouvel époux, dont l'avancement est compromis par cette union avec une sympathisante de l'ancien régime
Essential art house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and death of Colonel Blimp: "Famous British cartoon character Colonel Blimp was made flesh and blood in Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's complex, humane portrait of a well-mannered soldier, whom the film follows through the first half of the twentieth century"--Container
Too beautiful for you by Bertrand Blier( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who has the perfect wife falls in love with a coarse, unattractive woman
De battre mon coeur s'est arrete Beat that my heart skipped by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this remake of Fingers, Tom, a ne'er-do-well, works with two scheming real estate men who have little or no morals. He decides to return to the piano, practicing Bachs' Toccata in E Minor for an important audition that could be a life-changing event
Hôtel du nord by Marcel Carné( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple, Annabella and Jean-Pierre Aumont, agree on a suicide pact as life's rigors seem too difficult for them. They choose the Hotel du Nord in which to end their lives. Aumont shoots his sweet-heart, but fails to carry out his end of the agreemnet
 
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Tous les matins du monde All the mornings of the world
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Tous les matins du monde All the mornings of the worldLa peau douceThe adventures of Antoine Doinel five filmsLa Petite voleuse The little thiefEssential art house