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Devigny, André 1916-1999

Overview
Works: 38 works in 120 publications in 8 languages and 899 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  History  Biography  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Personal narratives‡vFrench  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Collaborator, Originator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by André Devigny
A man escaped by André Devigny( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Man Escaped is one of the most extraordinary escape stories to come out of World War II, a record of ingenuity and endurance that rivals the best of the genre
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il vent = A man escaped( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, Lt. Fontaine is captured by the Gestapo and is imprisoned in Fort Montluc. He carefully plans his escape but puts it off until sentenced to death
Escape from Monthluc by André Devigny( Book )

20 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in 5 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beau récit authentique publié en 1956 et qui a été admirablement rendu au cinéma par Robert Bresson. Leçon de courage et de ténacité
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé ou Le vent souffle où il veut by Robert Bresson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le lieutenant Fontaine, arrêté par la Gestapo, est incarcéré, après une tentative d'évasion, dans le fort de Montluc. Aussitôt, il songe à s'évader et commence ses préparatifs. À la nouvelle qu'il doit être exécuté bientôt, il redouble d'ardeur et décide de tenter sa chance. Mais voici qu'on lui impose un compagnon de cellule. Est-ce un mouchard? Fontaine joue le tout pour le tout, le met dans le coup et réussit à s'enfuir avec lui
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé = A man escaped ; or, Le vent souffle où il veut = The wind blows where it wishes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision
Je fus ce condamné by André Devigny( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'auteur de ##Un condamné à mort s'est échappé## (1956) raconte les aventures de sa carrière militaire, particulièrement dans les années 1940
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé or, Le vent souffle où il veut = The wind blows where it wishes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision
Un condamné s'est échappé by André Devigny( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in French and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut = A man escaped, or, the wind blows where it wishes by Robert Bresson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction. Drame psychologique inspiré de l'aventure authentique du commandant André Devigny. Sous l'occupation nazie de la France en 1943, le lieutenant Fontaine, arrêté par la Gestapo et emprisonné au Fort Montluc à Lyon, prépare son évasion en compagnie d'un jeune compagnon de cellule. Tourné avec des interprètes anonymes. Avec François Leterrier, Charles Le Clainche, Maurice Beerblock, Roland Monod, Jacques Ertaud, Jean Paul Delhumeau, Roger Treherne, Jean Philippe Delamarre
Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut = A man escaped, or, the wind bloweth where it listeth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Man escaped centres on Fountaine, a resistance fighter jailed by the Nazis. Deperate to escape, Fountaine plans his flight in painstaking detail: creating ingenious tools from objects in his sparse cell, carefully memorising the habits of prison life, discreetly communicating with his fellow inmates. but his measured preparations are jeopardised when he is given a new cellmate who is attired in both German and French military uniforms. Will he entrust his carefully laid plans to this potential stool pigeon, or will he eliminate the possibility of being discovered?"--Container
A man escaped by Robert Bresson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French Resistance fighter is sent to an infamous prison in Lyon in 1943, where 7,000 of the 12,000 prisoners housed there died either by natural means or by execution. Lt. Fontaine is certain that execution awaits him, and begins planning his escape. For a period of time he goes it alone, but reluctantly takes on a partner. He gets some help from a couple of prisoners allowed to stroll in the exercise yard, but for the most part he is a figure of isolation
Ein zum Tode Verurteilter ist entflohen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1956 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Impératrice Josephine by Jules Bertaut( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un condannato a morte è fuggito by Andre Devigny( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En dødsdømt flygter Un condamné à mort s'est éshappé ou Le vent souffle où il veut( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyon 1943. Den franske frihedskæmper Fontaine sættes i tysk fængsel. Han begynder straks at tænke på flugt og finder en svaghed ved fængseldøren. Fortaine arbejder støt og roligt, men må aktivere flugtplanen, da han bliver dømt til døden
A halálraítélt megszökött by André Devigny( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in Hungarian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Un Condamné à mort s'est échappé.] Escape from Montluc ... Translated ... by Peter Green by André DEVIGNY( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un condannato a morte è fuggito( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dopo l'interrogatorio della Gestapo, un prigioniero politico tenta la fuga, ma viene riacciuffato e lasciato privo di sensi in una cella. Da quel momento si dedica con meticolosità a ideare un piano di fuga. L'arrivo di un nuovo compagno di cella gli fa temere di essere spiato, ma la condanna a morte gli infonde nuove forze. Trascorsi momenti di angoscia, riesce ad attuare felicemente il suo piano e a riconquistare la libertà
Condamné à mort s'est échappé : [shot description and transcription] by Jane Sloan( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1982 in Japanese and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il vent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1943, Lt. Fontaine is captured by the Gestapo and is imprisoned in Fort Montluc. He carefully plans his escape but puts it off until sentenced to death
 
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André Devigny Frans soldaat (1916-1999)

André Devigny French general

Devigny, André 1916-1999

Valentin 1916-1999

드비니, 앙드레 1916-1999

ドヴィニ, A.

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