WorldCat Identities

S.E.D.I.F.

Overview
Works: 101 works in 323 publications in 2 languages and 9,062 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  New wave films  History  Romance films  Short films  War films  Musical films  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor, prn, Editor
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 )

39 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in French and English and held by 1,955 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
Le dernier métro = The last metro by François Truffaut( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in French and held by 1,171 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
Les quatre cents coups = The 400 blows by François Truffaut( Visual )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in French and English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine Doinel est un enfant naturel que le mari de sa mère garde au foyer avec bonté, mais sans véritable amour. Mme Doinel, femme légère et frivole, s'occupe peu de son fils qui la surprend un jour dans les bras d'un inconnu. Se sentant délaissé de tous, parents, professeurs, amis, Antoine fait les 400 coups. Il aboutira dans un institut de réhabilitation où on ne saura pas mieux le comprendre
Les quatre cents coups( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Antoine Doinet lives in a cramped apartment with his mother and stepfather, neglected by them and unlucky at school. Living an intensely 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
Tous les matins du monde = All the mornings of the world by Alain Corneau( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in French and English and held by 613 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
De battre mon coeur s'est arrete by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and English and held by 541 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
Un cœur en hiver = A heart in winter by Claude Sautet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camile, a concert violinist, becomes intrigued by her lover's business partner, Stephane, an aloof repairer of fine musical instruments
Sur mes lèvres = Read My Lips by Jacques Audiard( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and English and held by 407 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 = the soft skin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and held by 295 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 )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 281 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 = The 400 blows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The semi-autobiographical story of fourteen-year-old Antoine Doinel, portraying his aloof parents, oppressive teachers, petty crime, and a friendship that would last a lifetime. Also includes the short film, Antoine and Colette, which originally appeared as part of the film L'amour à vingt ans (Love at twenty), picking up Antoine's story a few years later, when he is living on his own and pursuing his first love affair, initiating a lifelong career of quixotic dreams and amorous restlessness
L'accompagnatrice = The accompanist by Claude Miller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in French and held by 124 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 117 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 )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in French and held by 91 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
La peau douce = Soft skin by François Truffaut( Visual )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in French and held by 56 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 )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in French and held by 50 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
Jules and Jim by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of friendship between two artists and their mutual love for the same woman. Considered Truffaut's greatest film
The 400 blows by Francois Truffaut( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine Doinel is a young Parisian boy who is neglected by his derelict parents, skips out on school, sneaks into movies, runs away from home, steals things, and tries, with disastrous results, to return them. Like most kids, he gets into more trouble for things he thinks are right than for his actual trespasses. But, unlike most kids, he gets whacked with the big stick. He lives in a Paris filled with dingy flats, seedy arcades, abandoned factories, and workaday streets. Paris is a city that seems big and full of possibilities only when seen through the eyes of a child
Jules et Jim by François Truffaut( Visual )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in French and English and held by 37 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Tous les matins du monde = All the mornings of the world
Covers
Les quatre cents coupsThe adventures of Antoine Doinel : five filmsLes quatre cents coups = The 400 blowsLa Petite voleuse = The little thiefLa peau douce = Soft skin
Alternative Names
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Languages
French (187)

English (11)