WorldCat Identities

Azar, Léonide 1900-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 55 publications in 3 languages and 1,340 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Erotic films  Film noir  Melodrama  Anthology films  Romantic comedy films  New wave films  Romance films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, edm
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Léonide Azar
Les amants = The lovers( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A restless bourgeois French woman finds her eye wandering from both her husband and her lover to an attractive passing stranger
Le plaisir by Max Ophuls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging man hides behind a mask to meet ladies, a madame takes her girls to a communion, and a painter falls for his model in these stories of life, love, pleasure, and death
Cybèle : ou, Les dimanches de Ville d'Avray = Sundays and Cybele( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologically damaged war veteran and a neglected child begin a startlingly intimate friendship, one that ultimately ignites the suspicion and anger of his friends and neighbors in suburban Paris. It becomes a stirring contemplation of an alliance between two troubled souls
Ascenseur pour l'echafaud = Elevator to the gallows by Louis Malle( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in French and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resumen : Julien Tavernier, héroe de la guerra de Indochina, trabaja para el industrial Simon Carala, y es el amante de su esposa, Florence. Para poder vivir juntos, los amantes deciden matar al marido de modo que parezca un suicidio, pero ocurre algo que no estaba previsto. El director francés Louis Malle, tras codirigir con Bresson "Un condenado a muerte se ha escapado", y con Jacques Cousteau "El mundo del silencio", se estrena en la dirección en solitario con este policiaco basado en la novela de Noël Calef. (FILMAFFINITY)
Love in the afternoon by Billy Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Flannegan, an American playboy infamous for his scandalous affairs is smitten by Arlane, the beautiful, innocent daughter of the worldly detective, hired by a man who believes that Frank is carrying on with his wife. Frank turns out to be no match for Arlane and they stumble through one of the funniest seductions
Cybèle : ou, Les dimanches de Ville d'Avray( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologically damaged war veteran and a neglected child begin a startlingly intimate friendship, one that ultimately ignites the suspicion and anger of his friends and neighbors in suburban Paris. It becomes a stirring contemplation of an alliance between two troubled souls
Pierre Etaix( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoyo: a man has everything and yet he isn't happy because he longs for the only woman he has ever loved. He finds his lost love along with a son he didn't know that he had living and performing with a traveling circus
Cybele ou les dimanches de ville d'Avray = Sundays and Cybele( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war pilot with amnesia develops a friendship with a 12-year-old orphan girl, until his motives are misinterpreted by the authorities
Le plaisir = Pleasure( Visual )

2 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging man hides behind a mask to meet ladies, a madame takes her girls to a communion, and a painter falls for his model in these stories of life, love, pleasure, and death
Fahrstuhl zum Schafott( Visual )

4 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der perfekte Mord: Julien erschiesst den Ehemann seiner Geliebten Florence und lässt die Tat wie einen Selbstmord aussehen. Doch er hat etwas vergessen, was ihn verraten könnte. Als er den Fahrstuhl betritt, stellt der Concièrge den Strom ab. Julien sitzt über Nacht gefangen im Fahrstuhl. Währenddessen nehmen die Dinge einen verhängnisvollen Lauf. Das Aufsehen erregende Regiedebüt des 24-jährigen Louis Malle um einen raffinierten Mord. (Quelle: Umschlagtext)
La ronde( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it comes to matters of infidelity, everyone is considered an equal, whether it's a soldier, a maid, or an aristocrat in 1900's Vienna
Fahrstuhl zum Schafott( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florence Carala und ihr Liebhaber Julien Tavernier planen zusammen das perfekte Verbrechen an ihrem Ehemann. Julien konstruiert ein unanfechtbares Alibi. Er tötet Simon Carala und täuscht einen Selbstmord vor. Durch Zufall, der Portier hat den Strom abgestellt, bleibt Julien im Fahrstuhl stecken. Während er versucht zu entkommen, stehlen Jugendliche sein Auto und töten zwei deutsche Touristen. Nun wird nach Julien gefahndet aufgrund eines Verbrechens, das er nicht begangen hat
Cybèle, ou, Les dimanches de Ville d'Avray by Serge Bourguignon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre, a former military pilot whose plane crashed after a bombing raid in Indochina (killing a little girl in the process), just returned home to France from the French-Indonesian war. Suffering from delayed stress and partial amnesia, the young man leads a pointless life - until he meets a 12 year old orphan girl who has been left at a local convent school. Posing as her father, Pierre contrives to meet the girl every Sunday, and a warm attachment develops between the two - but their innocent friendship is misread by nearly everyone, even people who know Pierre well, and eventually friends become suspicious of their relationship, and tragedy follows
Sundays and Cybele( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war pilot with amnesia develops a friendship with a 12-year-old orphan girl, until his motives are misinterpreted by the authorities
Sundays and Cybèle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologically damaged war veteran and a neglected child begin a startlingly intimate friendship, one that ultimately ignites the suspicion and anger of his friends and neighbors in suburban Paris. It becomes a stirring contemplation of an alliance between two troubled souls
The lovers Les amants( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A restless bourgeois wife finds her eye wandering from both her husband and her lover to an attractive passing stranger
Le plaisir by Max Ophuls( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three stories by Guy de Maupassant are adapted to the screen: the Mask, the story of a man at a masked ball who pursues his youth, the Model, a story of a painter and the model that he pursues to tragedy; and the House of Madame Tellier; a madame and her five ladies attend her niece's first communion
Lift to the scaffold.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and fear produce death in this murder drama. The plot to murder his lover's husband backfires when Tavernier is charged with two other murders
Cybèle : ou, Les dimanches de Ville d'Avray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologically damaged war veteran and a neglected child begin a startlingly intimate friendship, one that ultimately ignites the suspicion and anger of his friends and neighbors in suburban Paris. It becomes a stirring contemplation of an alliance between two troubled souls
Les amants by Louis Malle( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jeanne Moreau plays Jeanne Tournier, the wife of a newspaper publisher. Constantly distracted and unsatisfied, she finds solace in a young archeologist [sic], played by Jean-Marc Bory."--Publisher's Web site
 
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Alternative Names
Azar, Leonid 1900-

Azar, Leonide 1900-

Leonide Azar Frans filmeditor (1900-?)

Languages
French (28)

German (6)

English (2)