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Escoffier, Jean-Yves 1950-2003

Works: 89 works in 321 publications in 6 languages and 7,226 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Historical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Coming-of-age films  Horror films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  History 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jean-Yves Escoffier
Most widely held works by Jean-Yves Escoffier
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

65 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks."--IMDB web site
Possession by Sarah Michelle Gellar( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life and work. Despite her skepticism, the two begin to investigate, and uncover a wealth of information about the affair between the two poets
The human stain by Robert Benton( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coleman Silk is a respected professor at a New England college who suddenly finds his life unraveling after a comment he makes about some African-American students is misinterpreted as a racial slur. As the scandal heats up, Nathan Zuckerman, a writer researching a biography of Silk, begins to dig deeply into Silk's life. Eventually, matters are made worse when Coleman's affair with a young married janitor named Faunia Farley is exposed. But amid the controversy, Silk must struggle to keep his greatest secret, a secret he's held for the majority of his life, from becoming made public
15 minutes by John Herzfeld( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two Eastern European criminals embark on a vicious, killing rampage, a veteran homicide detective and a young arson investigator seek them out
Nurse Betty by Neil LaBute( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betty never misses an episode of her favourite soap opera, "A reason to love". After a mind-altering run-in with two hit-men while watching an episode, Betty transforms into "Nurse Betty" and embarks on a mission to find her one true love, Dr David Ravell
Les amants du Pont-Neuf by Léos Carax( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex (Denis Lavant) is a Parisian down-and-out who returns from a homeless shelter to his more regular bed under Paris' oldest bridge, the Pont-Neuf. There he meets Michele (Juliette Binoche), a young painter who is slowly going blind. The pair fall in love, but their happy life together is sure to be disrupted when Michele's past catches up with her. Directed by the controversial Leos Carax, 'Les Amants du Pont Neuf' was, at the time of its release, the most expensive French film ever produced
Gummo by Harmony Korine( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a haunting portrait of life in small-town America. Through a collection of dreamlike and devastating images, Korine offers a glimpse of Xenia, Ohio, a world existing in the aftermath of a tornado. Survivors of one natural disaster, the town's inhabitants live each day in a numbing atmosphere of physical and emotional destruction
Excess baggage by Marco Brambilla( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily, desatendida por su padre decide autosecuestrarse y pedir su propio rescate escondiéndose en el maletero del automóvil de Vincent, un ladrón profesional
Grace of my heart by Allison Anders( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifteen-year journey that follows songwriting sensation Denise Waverly, who struggles to escape the shadow of pop-music icons and emerge a singer in her own right. In crafting the hits the whole world sings, Denise draws on her relationships with the men in her life: a brilliant but self-destructive composer, and her songwriting partner
The raven by H.-G Clouzot( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashe Corven and his son Danny were killed when they stumbled across a pack of drug dealers murdering a fellow dealer. The dealers work for Los Angeles drug kingpin Judah Earl. Local tattoo artist Sarah, who has great knowledge of the crow legend because of what happened with her late friend Eric Draven, has been having dreams about Ashe and Danny. One night when a crow leads her to the scene of the murders of Ashe and Danny, Ashe appears before her. The crow has resurrected Ashe, so Ashe can go after Judah and his right hand man Curve. With the guidance of the crow, Ashe starts killing off Judah's men one by one, on his way to Judah
A personal journey with Martin Scorsese through American movies by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring a wealth of extracts from famous and infamous American movies, Scorsese offers a provocative multifaceted portrait of Hollywood film directors as he charts a comprehensive course through the rich history of the American cinema
Cradle Will Rock by Muriel Balash( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscopic look at the extraordinary events of 1930s America, from high society to life on the streets in Depression-era New York City. Based on the events surrounding Marc Blitzstein's controversial musical about a steel strike, to be produced by the Federal Theater Program
Boy meets girl by Léos Carax( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aspiring filmmaker has just been left by his lover. He meets and becomes obsessed with a suicidal young woman who is also reeling from a failed romance. Disastrous consequences result from their affair
Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un ragazzo di un quartiere povero di Boston è un genio della matematica, è capace di risolvere in un attimo equazioni algebriche che fanno impazzire docenti universitari. Dopo l'ennesima rissa in un bar non riesce a evitare una sentenza che lo condanna alla prigione. La sua unica speranza è uno psicologo che nutre ammirazione per Will e capisce cosa significa lottare duramente per farsi strada nella vita
Witch hunt( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s Hollywood, H. Phillip Lovecraft (Hopper) is hired to keep an eye on movie star Kim Hudson's (Miller) cheating lover, but ends up eyeballing his corpse. Someone has murdered the mogul with magic, and now it's up to Lovecraft to find out who
Poligono sur : el arte de las tres mil( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An intense journey through "las Tres Mil," the most troubled and most artistic neighbourhood in Seville, where old gypsies from Triana blend with new generations of artists. From this unusual melting pot comes a documentary that seeks to find the roots of the so-called "new flamenco" from that of traditional flamenco, pure flamenco, and the most avant-garde musical trends. As a tribute to "Pepe el Quemao," a concert is organized where personalities of all different styles and ages come together and speak about the problems of their neighbourhood. We discover how music helps this fascinating but little-known group to live"--Instituto Cervantes
Die Liebenden von Pont-Neuf( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der menschliche Makel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starbesetzte Bestseller-Verfilmung von Robert Benton über einen Universitätsprofessor, der am Ende seiner Tage mit einer Lebenslüge konfrontiert wird
El Indomable Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mante más brillante de la universidad americana no la posee un profesor ... sino un chico que limpia los suelos de los depachos, Will Hunting. Will es un chico obstinado y pobre con dos asignaturas pendientes: la vida y la relación con su novia, una chica de buena familia. Amenazado por una pena de preisión después de más de un altercado con la Ley, el destino de Will está en manos de su terapeuta, que podría ser la única persona capaz de ayudarle a encontrar su destino
Captive comedies : 8 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The freshman: A naive student freshly arrived in New York City accepts a delivery job involving a shady businessman and a large lizard, eventually running afoul of an eccentric chef and the FBI
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Good Will Hunting
Alternative Names
Escoffier, J Y 1950-2003

Escoffier, Jean-Yves

Escoffier, Jean Yves 1950-2003

Excoffier, Jean-Yves 1950-2003

Jean-Yves Escoffier chef opérateur et réalisateur

Jean-Yves Escoffier Cimenatographer

Jean-Yves Escoffier direttore della fotografia francese

Jean-Yves Escoffier Frans director of photography (1950-2003)

Jean-Yves Escoffier französischer Kameramann

Жан-Ив Эскофье

Эскофье, Жан-Ив

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ژان-ایو اسکوفیه

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