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S.E.D.I.F.

Overview
Works: 83 works in 199 publications in 3 languages and 8,122 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Motion pictures  Love stories 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by S.E.D.I.F.
Jules et Jim Jules and Jim by François Truffaut ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The friendship of Jules, who is German, and Jim, who is French, and their twenty year love for the same woman
Les quatre cents coups The 400 blows by François Truffaut ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in French and English and held by 1,411 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
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in French and English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Antoine Doinet lives in a cramped apartment with his mother and stepfather, neglected by them and unlucky at school. Living an intense imaginative life of his own he gets into trouble and is finally committed to reform school from which he escapes and runs towards the sea, which he has never seen
Le Dernier métro The last metro by François Truffaut ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A stylish and poignant film about Jewish director Lucas Steiner (Heinz Bennent), who is forced to hide in the basement of his theater during the Nazi occupation while his wife (Catherine Deneuve) stars in its latest production. Romantic tensions mount when she and her leading man (Gérard Depardieu) begin to fall in love with each other. At the same time, a pro-Nazi theater critic ensconces himself in the theater causing stress to the entire cast"--Container
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 579 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
Le dernier métro Last metro by François Truffaut ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 563 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
De battre mon coeur s'est arrete by Jacques Audiard ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and English and held by 550 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 ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carla works in a real-estate office and has a hearing problem. Carla makes the acquaintance of Paul, a small-time criminal who has just been released from prison on parole. Before long, it becomes obvious that Paul is having an influence on Carla's normally stable nature. Carla and Paul's actions go from malicious to seriously criminal when Paul hatches a scheme to rob a nightclub owner to whom he owes money -- a scheme that involves Carla's keen skill as a lip reader
The adventures of Antoine Doinel five films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 274 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
L'accompagnatrice The accompanist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 158 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
La Petite voleuse The little thief ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 118 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
Remorques by Jean Grémillon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 100 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 peau douce Soft skin by François Truffaut ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in French and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pierre Lachenay, a distinguished author and publisher with a wife and child, falls in love with a flight attendant, Nicole. Unable to decide between his wife and his mistress, Pierre keeps going back and forth between the two. Irritated, Nicole leaves Pierre, and an ironic, tragic twist of fate cuts short Pierre's plans to reconcile his marriage
Le colonel Chabert by Yves Angelo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of an army officer who, after being taken for dead, finds it impossible to reclaim his identity. Returning from the Napoleonic wars, Chabert seeks to recoup his social position and fortune from a wife who refuses to recognize his existence, has remarried, and is using up his money
Essential art house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 400 blows: "Semiautobiographical tale of a boy named Antoine Doinel, who, neglected by family and school, ultimately must fend for himself on the streets of Paris"--Container
Hôtel du nord by Marcel Carné ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hôtel du Nord is a family-run hotel on the edge of the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris. As the family is celebrating a first communion, a young couple checks in, planning a double suicide. Only one shot is fired, and the man, Pierre, flees leaving his lover, Renée, to die in the room. But he leaves the gun behind and she survives. A series of convoluted affairs between hotel patrons and staff, as well as passion-fueled travels across France, ensue--all to end the story in perfect symmetry
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
Bernard est un homme comblé. Il est riche, a deux beaux enfants et, surtout, il est marié à Florence, une femme irréprochable, d'une beauté parfaite. Comment comprendre alors, qu'il es sente irrésistiblement attiré par sa nouvelle secrétaire, Colette, une fille "sympa" mais des plus ordinaires. Une folle liaison débutera pourtant entre eux, au risque de tout perdre
The 400 blows by François Truffaut ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and English and held by 18 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
De battre mon coeur s'est arrete Beat that my heart skipped ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 12 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
Jules and Jim ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hailed as one of the finest films ever made, it charts, over twenty-five years, the relationship between two friends and the object of their mutual obsession. The legendary Franȯis Truffaut directs, and Jeanne Moreau stars as the alluring and willful Catherine, whose enigmatic smile and passionate nature lure Jules and Jim into one of cinema's most captivating romantic triangles. An exuberant and poignant meditation on freedom, loyalty, and the fortitude of love
 
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French (120)
English (7)
Italian (1)
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