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Greggory, Pascal 1955-

Overview
Works: 108 works in 384 publications in 6 languages and 5,843 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Cross-cultural studies  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Conceptor, Singer, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1995.9.B55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pascal Greggory
La vie en rose by Marion Cotillard ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edith Piaf was raised in a brothel, wrested from the only life she knew by her father so they could join the circus, Edith spent her teen years on the streets. She is finally "rescued" by a crime figure who gives her career a start, and, ultimately, her international success and final illness. She was always frail, sickly, malnourished, and wildly temperamental. She was often on drugs or alcohol, and she was always in search of true love. Middleweight boxer, Marcel Cerdan, captures her heart and gives her something to live for, besides her music - at least for a while
Raja by Jacques Doillon ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in contemporary Marrakech, Raja explores the relationship between a wealthy middle aged Frenchman and a nineteen year old orphaned Moroccan girl. Disparities in race, economic status and language complicate the older man's pursuit of the younger girl
Gabrielle by Patrice Chéreau ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean Harvey's lavish and privileged life is thrown into uncertainty when he receives a note from his wife, Gabrielle, saying that she has left him for another man. Curiously, Gabrielle returns home only hours later, having apparently changed her mind. This haunting visual retelling of Joseph Conrad's The return is the tale of a handsome man of wealth who 'acquired' a wife 10 years ago and regards her merely as an object of ownership
La tourneuse de pages The page turner by Denis Dercourt ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talented young pianist plots her revenge when she becomes the page turner for the woman who caused her to fail her conservatory entrance exam
Le temps retrouvé Time regained ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1922, this film opens with Marcel Proust on his deathbed, looking through old photos and remembering his past. His own experiences gradually give way to the characters in his novel
The messenger the story of Joan of Arc by Luc Besson ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Joan of Arc
Pauline a la plage by Éric Rohmer ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenager, Pauline, and her cousin Marion are spending the summer at the beach in Normandy. They meet three eligible bachelors who seem interested in them, but soon romance is threatened by lies and deceit
La France by Serge Bozon ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French farm girl Camille is awaiting news of her husband, who is fighting at the front. After she receives an enigmatic letter ending their relationship, she dresses up as a boy and joins a wandering regiment in search of her estranged love. Skirting the edges of battlefields, the platoon haunts the screen like shell-shocked specters, awakening for four uncannily beautiful musical numbers played on homemade string instruments
Les soeurs Brontë The Brontë sisters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a remote English village, three sisters, Charlotte, Emily, and Anne, live a simple life with their brother, Branwell, and their father, the pastor Patrick Bronte. Although compelled to take posts as governesses or private tutors, the four siblings nurture their artistic aspirations. Branwell's poems begin to interest other writers and each of the sisters publishes a successful novel. The family's good fortune, however, is short lived, and soon tragedy strikes
Ceux qui m'aiment prendront le train Those who love me can take the train by Patrice Chéreau ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in French and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean-Baptiste is a French painter who has requested to be buried in his hometown of Limoges. When he dies, his friends take the train from Paris to Limoges to attend his funeral. During this journey, they all review their lives and relationships
La vie promise The promised life by Olivier Dahan ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prostitute and her estranged 14-year old daughter take to the road in hopes of putting their lives back together
Pauline a la plage Pauline at the beach ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in French and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teenager Pauline spends a summer on the Normandy coast with her aunt Marion, where both become involved in complicated (and intersecting) romantic relationships
Le métis de Dieu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his Jewish identity even after converting to Catholicism, and joining the priesthood. Quickly rising up the Church ranks, Lustiger was appointed Archbishop of Paris and found a new platform to celebrate his dual identity as a Catholic Jew. When nuns set to build a convent within the cursed walls of Auschwitz, Lustiger finds himself a mediator, and may be forced at last to choose his side
The Jewish Cardinal = Le métis de Dieu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at a young age, and later joining the priesthood. Quickly rising within the ranks of the Church; Lustiger was appointed Archbishop of Paris by Pope Jean Paul II- and found a new platform to celebrate his dual identity as a Catholic Jew; earning him both friends and enemies from either group. When Carmelite nuns settle down to build a convent within the cursed walls of Auschwitz; Lustiger finds himself a mediator between the two communities - and may be forced at last to choose his side
Phèdre by Stéphane Metge ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'intrigue repose sur l'amour à caractère incestueux de Phèdre, l'épouse de Thésée, pour son beau-fils Hippolyte. Thésée a disparu. Phèdre est accablée de douleur ; non à la suite de cette disparition mystérieuse, mais à cause de son incontrôlable passion pour Hyppolyte, qu'elle veut taire à jamais en se laissant mourir
Quartier Lointain by Sam Garbarski ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als Thomas onwel wordt bij het graf van zijn moeder ontwaakt hij in 1967 als veertienjarige jongen die zwaar verdriet heeft over het feit dat zijn vader plotseling is weggegaan
The nest ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three gangs, on the run from their own respective demons, take refuge in the same massive warehouse. Everyone's armed, tense and ready to shoot the next person they see
Phèdre Phädra ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in German and French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the Greek legend of Theseus, who returned from war with the Minoans to become king of Athens, and took Phèdre, daughter of the vanquished King Minos, to be his wife. Phèdre falls in love with Theseus' son Hippolyte, who does not return her love. In anger she prays to Neptune to destroy him, but when Hippolyte is in fact killed after fighting a sea monster, Phèdre kills herself in remorse
The page turner ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talented young pianist plots her revenge when she becomes the page turner for the woman who caused her to fail her conservatory entrance exam
La môme by Olivier Dahan ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"De son enfance à la gloire, de ses victoires à ses blessures, de Belleville à New York, l'exceptionnel parcours d'Edith Piaf
 
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Alternative Names
Greggory, Pascal Charles 1954-
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