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Azéma, Sabine

Works: 219 works in 769 publications in 7 languages and 5,135 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Musical films  Military history  History  Historical films  Fiction  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sabine Azéma
Un dimanche à la campagne by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in French and German and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsieur Ladmiral, an aging impressionist painter, spends his usual Sunday afternoon visit with his family ruminating over life's small pleasures and inevitable disappointments until his daughter Irene arrives. Irene, a whirlwind of activity for whom life itself is an art, has a magical reviving effect on her father and the world suddenly takes on the beautiful hues and feelings of an Impressionist masterpiece
La vie et rien d'autre by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

40 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two years after World War I, Major Dellaplane helps two women search for the men they have lost in the war
La fille du puisatier = The well-digger's daughter by Daniel Auteuil( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pre-World War II France, a father is torn between his sense of honor and his deep love for his saintly daughter when she gets in trouble with a dashing air force pilot
Les herbes folles by Alain Resnais( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lost wallet opens the door to Georges and Marguerite's romantic adventure. After examining the ID of its owner, it is not a simple matter for Georges to turn the wallet he has found into the police. Nor can Marguerite retrieve her wallet without being piqued with curiosity about the person who found it. As George and Marguerite navigate the social protocols of giving and acknowledging thanks, turbulence enters their everyday lives
Cœurs Private fears in public places( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interweaves multiple stories set in a magically snowbound Paris where six lonely souls converge and commingle in their search for lasting connections
Vous n'avez encore rien vu = You ain't seen nothin' yet by Alain Resnais( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on two works by the playwright Jean Anouilh, this film opens with a who's-who of French acting royalty being summoned to the reading of a late playwright's last will and testament. This is an alternately wry and wistful valentine to actors and the art of performance from a director long fascinated by the intersection of life, theater and cinema
Pas sur la bouche by Alain Resnais( Visual )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and Chinese and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilberte is happily married to Georges, a wealthy businessman who is unaware of his wife's previous marriage. Only Gilberte's unmarried sister, Arlette knows the truth. Then one day, Georges comes home and announces he's about to strike a deal with a fabulously wealthy American named Eric Thompson, who's on his way to Paris, and just happens to be Gilberte's ex-husband. Further complicating matters are family friend Huguette, who has a crush on Charley, who has been pursuing Gilberte ... resulting in a series of misunderstandings and farcical situations
La bûche by Danièle Thompson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and Chinese and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Yvette's second husband suddenly dies days before Christmas, she turns to her three daughters from her first marriage to console her during the holidays. Not wanting their father to be alone, one of the girls invites him to Christmas dinner, forcing their parents to speak to eachother for the first time in 25 years. As their complicated lives converge, secrets are revealed that will test their love and their loyalties
On connaît la chanson by Alain Resnais( Visual )

43 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Parisian sisters are caught in a web of dysfunctional relationships and romantic confusion. Odile, an upper-class wife and businesswoman, finds an escape from her submissive husband Claude when her old flame Nicholas unexpectedly returns. Camille, a naïve tour guide, falls for the slimy, young realtor Marc, overlooking Simon, a caring older man with a passion for history
Aimer, boire et chanter = Life of Riley by Alex Réval( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Riley has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. Three couples react to the news with various degrees of emotion. The women are each separately invited to a seaside resort by Riley, and hidden resentments and insecurities in each relationship bubble to the surface, causing a re-evaluation of each couple's love
Pas sur la bouche une opérette( )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'amour à mort by Alain Resnais( Visual )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elisabeth and Simon have been together as a couple for only a few months when Simon dies. To everyone's surprise he revives after a few minutes and appears to be quite healthy again. The couple's relationship appears to become more intense, but Simon is unable to come to terms with his near-death experience, feeling an irresistible desire to withdraw from life. Their friends Judith and Jérôme, a married couple of Protestant pastors, try to rationalise how Simon and Elisabeth must feel, offering guidance and consolation through theological and philosophical discussions, but the couple are beyond the reach of human understanding or explanation, and the pervasive and persuasive music of 'the other, ' of a love beyond death, exerts an irresistible attraction."
Tanguy by Etienne Chatiliez( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Paul and Edith Guetz, a wealthy couple in their forties, who can no longer tolerate their perfect 28-year-old son, Tanguy, who still lives under his parents roof. The Guetz' decide to do everything in their power to make their charming and brilliant son leave his comfortable existence. Unfortunately, it will take much more than they expected."--Container
La vie est un roman by Alain Resnais( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in French and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided into three narratives, this is a bewitching allegory contrasting the accounts of a rich man (Ruggero Raimondi) constructing a "temple of happiness" around the time of World War I, and a seminar on education being held at that location decades later
Melo by Alain Resnais( Visual )

30 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous violin virtuoso has an affair with the wife of the leader of an orchestra
La chambre des officiers by François Dupeyron( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Août 1914, Adien, jeune et séduisant lieutenant, part à cheval en reconnaissance. Un obus éclate et lui arrache le bas du visage. La guerre, c'est au Val de Grâce qu'Adrien la passe, dans la chambre des Officiers. Une pièce sans miroir, où chacun se voit dans le regard de l'autre. Cinq années à nouer des amitiés irréductibles, cinq années pour se recontruire, pour se préparer à l'avenir, à la vie
Le Bonheur est dans le pré by Etienne Chatiliez( Visual )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harcelé par l'Urssaf, les ouvrières de son usines de lunettes de w-c, sa femme, sa fille, Francis Bergeade craque. Mais un évenement va changer le cours de sa vie. Avec la complicité de son ami Gérard, il saisit le bonheur qui s'offre à lui ... dans la pré
Le mystère de la chambre jaune by Bruno Podalydès( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who attempted to murder the beautiful Mathilde? The famous Inspector Larsan matches wits the young reporter, Joseph Rouletabille, to discover the villain
A Sunday in the country by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in French and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging Impressionist painter in pre-World War I France is revitalized one Sunday afternoon by a visit from his energetic daughter
Life and nothing but by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in French and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: "...set in Eastern France, shortly after the First World War. The great French actor Philippe Noiret, in his 100th film role, gives an outstanding performance as Major Dellaplane, assigned with the grim task of finding and identifying 350,000 French soldiers listed as missing in action. In the course of his work he encounters the beautiful Irene (Sabine Azéma ), who is seeking her husband and with whom he falls in love."[back cover note]
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On connaît la chanson
Alternative Names
Sabine Azma attrice francese

Sabine Azma francuska aktorka

Sabine Azma Frans acteur

Sabine Azma franzsische Schauspielerin

Sabine Azma French actress

Сабин Азема

Сабина Азема французская актриса

Сабіна Азема

סבין אזמה

سابین آزما بازیگر و کارگردان فرانسوی