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3B Productions

Overview
Works: 49 works in 145 publications in 6 languages and 3,367 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Comedy films  War films  History  Detective and mystery films  Detective and mystery television programs  Television comedies 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by 3B Productions
The attack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Arabic and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amin Jaafari ..., an Israeli Palestinian surgeon, fully assimilated into Tel Aviv society, has a loving wife, an exemplary career, and many Jewish friends. But his picture-perfect life is turned upside down when a suicide bombing leaves nineteen dead, and the Israeli police inform him that his wife, who also died in the explosion, was responsible. Convinced of her innocence, Amin abandons the relative security of his adopted homeland and searches for the truth about her life and death, uncovering a startling secret"--Container
London river by Rachid Bouchareb( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and French and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Elizabeth as she travels to London in the immediate aftermath of the bombings on July 7, 2005, after failing to hear from her daughter. Elizabeth is disturbed by the confusion of the metropolis and above all, by the predominantly Muslim neighborhood where her daughter lived. Her fear and prejudice escalate when she discovers her daughter was converting to Islam as she keeps crossing paths with Ousmane, a West African who has come from France to find his missing son
Camille Claudel 1915 by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Camille Claudel, a protégé and mistress of Auguste Rodin, in 1915 when she was imprisoned in an insane asylum. Camille was also the sister of the Christian mystic poet Paul Claudel, the last of her family to pay her regular visits. Inspired by the correspondence between Paul and Camille, the movie focuses on Camille 's struggle to maintain a sense of normalcy in a crowd of schizophrenics. Suffering from bouts of paranoia, she focuses on her art and her family as pillars of sanity, until those too begin to crumble
Flandres by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

André is forced to leave his secret love, Barbe, to serve as a soldier. On his last night of freedom, he witnesses Barbe and another local sleeping together in a parking lot. A twist of fate forces the two men to fight side by side
L'humanité by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharaon de Winter is a police detective who lives with his mother in a working-class town in northern France. He agonizes over the evil he confronts every day during the course of his work. The brutal rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl tests Pharaon's profound humanity to its limits as the investigation proceeds to its climax, and as Pharaon struggles to grasp the crime's meaning
Ma Loute = Slack Bay by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in French and English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summer 1910. Several tourists have vanished while relaxing on the beautiful beaches of the Channel Coast. Infamous inspectors Machin and Malfoy soon gather that the epicenter of these mysterious disappearances must be Slack Bay, a unique site where the Slack river and the sea join only at high tide
P'tit Quinquin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This absurdist, metaphysical murder mystery opens with the discovery of human body parts stuffed inside a cow on the outskirts of the English Channel in northern France. The bumbling and mumbling Captain Van der Weyden is assigned to investigate the crime, but he has to contend with a young prankster, the mischievous Quinquin, as he proceeds to investigate the case
West Beyrouth by Ziad Doueiri( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in Arabic and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Tarek and Omar, two teenagers living in Lebanon, the simple day-to-day pleasures of their world consist of biking, making home movies and contemplating life. But as their city splits following the first stirrings of war, school is shut down and the two friends suddenly find themselves on a permanent vacation in a dangerous playground. When Tarek meets May, a girl from the neighborhood, falling in love creates more of a challenge than expected, as religious division threatens their romance."--Container
Little Senegal by Rachid Bouchareb( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After many years as a tourist guide in the Slave museum in Senegal, Alloune, 65, a widower living alone, decides to go to America in search of his ancestors, taken away from the village 200 years ago and sold as slaves in the New World. From Charleston to Little Senegal, New York, Alloune searches for his ancestors but also for an ideal vision of an African family, only to discover a strong ostracism between African and Afro-American communities. He is embodied by his nephew Hassan, a cab driver and his girlfriend Biram, an African with modern views of love and marriage; and Ida an older woman, faced with seeing her pregnant granddaughter destroyed by drugs and life on the street. -- uniFrance
Poussières de vie by Rachid Bouchareb( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Rachid Bouchareb, the Academy Award® nominated director for OUTSIDE THE LAW and DAYS OF GLORY comes his first Oscar® nominated film, DUST OF LIFE. The film features Son, the child of a black American officer, and his Vietnamese mother are trying to leave Vietnam. But without American documents, they are forced to stay. On coming home from school one day, Son is picked up by the Bô-doï (Vietnamese soldiers) who arrest the children roaming the streets of Saigon. Orphans, shoeshine boys and delinquents, they are the "dust-specks of life" of a decomposing world. Packed into two trucks, eighty children are ferried to the rehabilitation camps where they are forced to submit to the order and ethics of the revolution. All attempts to escape end in the tiger cage before the departure for Fanta Hill, where there's a terrible secret Son will come to understand. With Bob and little Haï, he decides to risk another escape and build a raft to sail down the river to the Mekong and from there to Saigon, to the sea and perhaps even to the U.S
Great African films. the first in a series of award-winning films from the continent of Africa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Songhai and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haramuya: The patriarch of a Muslim family living in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso struggles to reconcile his traditional beliefs with his sons' thoroughly modern lifestyles
La vie de Jésus = Life of Jesus by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-year-old Freddy and his friends are chronically unemployed with little schooling and spend their time racing their motorbikes around town and through the northern French countryside. They are bored and filled with resentment, which they often take out on local Arab immigrants. When Kader, an Arab teenager, pursues Freddy's girlfriend Marie, Freddy and his friends set out to punish him
The attack by Ziad Doueiri( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Arabic and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amin Jaafari is an Israeli Palestinian surgeon, fully assimilated into Tel Aviv society. He has a loving wife, an exemplary career, and many Jewish friends. But his picture-perfect life is turned upside down when a suicide bombing in a restaurant leaves nineteen dead, and the Israeli police inform him that his wife Sihem, who also died in the explosion, was responsible. Convinced of her innocence, Amin abandons the relative security of his adopted homeland and enters the Palestinian territories
Twentynine palms by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David is an American looking for locations for a photo shoot. Katia, his girlfriend, is French and speaks very little English. The couple travel through the California desert, all the while arguing and making love. The trip includes a stop for Chinese food, a brief encounter with a belligerent motorist, an argument over ice cream, a run-in with a three-legged dog. After having a huge argument in the middle of the night, the two reconcile, but a traumatic incident occurs on the road that pushes them to their breaking point
Vivre au paradis = Living in paradise by Bourlem Guerdjou( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Arabic and French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Paris suburbs in 1961-1962 the end of the Algerian War, this drama is an examination of the influence of the FLN in France during the war and the lives of North African immigrants trying to find a place in the social system of Western Europe. Lakhdar, an Algerian immigrant construction worker, lives in a corrugated metal hut in the squalid and miserable conditions of a shanty town in Nanterre. He misses his wife and children and, although he wants an apartment to give them a decent life, he arranges for his family to come live with him. His wife Nora is disturbed by violent and humiliating life amid the shantytown squalor and becomes politically active in the underground networks of the FLN. For the first time in the movies is shown the October 1961 massacre, where the police are rumored to have killed about 200 Algerian people in Paris by beating and drowning them after a demonstration
Haramuya by Drissa Touré( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through Fousseini, a muslim man firmly attached to his faith and traditions, this film draws a picture of Ouagadougou in the traps of modernism and traditionalism. Fousseini tries to take care of his family according to the old precepts and the code of honor inherited from his ancestors. One of his sons is a cinema projectionist and supports all the family against the will of his wife, while the other son idles around all day, looking for girlfriends
Mua len trau = Buffalo boy by Minh Nguyen-Vo( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Vietnamese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the lowlands of southern Vietnam, this coming of age tale presents a stunning visual reflection on the rhythms of daily life and culture. When young Kim, out of necessity, joins the nomadic life of the buffalo herders, he is exposed to a complex, brutal way of existence. He must find his own way and sense of self in this male world of endurance, betrayal, and uncertainty, which can also offer friendship and independence
Hadewijch by Bruno Dumont( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Céline, a devoutly religious young woman, has been living at an abbey for some time as a refugee from a secular world she doesn't feel a part of; yet her hopes to get closer to God through living as a nun are dashed when the Mother Superior asks her to leave the premises. Back in the real world, she follows dangerous paths, balancing between grace and madness in her rage and passionate love for God
West Beirut = West Beyrouth( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in Arabic and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In April, 1975, civil war breaks out; Beirut is partitioned along a Moslem-Christian line. Tarek is in high school, making Super 8 movies with his friend, Omar. At first the war is a lark: school has closed, the violence is fascinating, getting from West to East is a game. His mother wants to leave; his father refuses. Tarek spends time with May, a Christian, orphaned and living in his building. By accident, Tarek goes to an infamous brothel in the war-torn Olive Quarter, meeting its legendary madam, Oum Walid. He then takes Omar and May there using her underwear as a white flag for safe passage. Family tensions rise. As he comes of age, the war moves inexorably from adventure to tragedy."--Trigon Film website
Just like a woman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two women, barely more than casual acquaintances, escape the prisons of their unhappy marriages and embark on a revealing journey of self discovery which leads them to the importance-and true meaning-of friendship."--Container
 
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