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Léaud, Jean-Pierre 1944-

Works: 567 works in 1,979 publications in 5 languages and 16,733 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  New wave films  Erotic films  Detective and mystery films  History  Short films  Satirical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Costume designer, Contributor, Narrator, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jean-Pierre Léaud
Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Léaud
Les quatre cents coups = The 400 blows by François Truffaut( Visual )

104 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen year old boy suffering from neglect finds ways to conceal his true life by skipping school and losing himself in other activities
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( Visual )

34 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in French and English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Antoine Doinet lives in a cramped apartment with his mother and stepfather, neglected by them and unlucky at school. Living an intensely imaginative life of his own he gets into trouble and is finally committed to reform school from which he escapes and runs towards the sea, which he has never seen
Last tango in Paris by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and French and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American expatriate in Paris tries purging himself of bad memories after his wife's suicide by entering into a tragic sexual relationship with a chance acquaintance
Week end by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

45 editions published between 1697 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle class couple on a weekend trip get caught up in an armed liberation struggle. A sarcastic portrait of France in 1967
Baisers volés = Stolen kisses by François Truffaut( Visual )

72 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stolen kisses is a continuation of the story of Antoine Doinel (first told in the film, The 400 blows). In many respects this is an autobiography of Francois Truffaut--his thoroughly dishonorable discharge from the army, his initially awkward but finally successful encounters with women
Le Havre by Aki Kaurismäki( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in French and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcel Marx, an old bohemian living in the French harbor city of Le Havre, stands up for a young African refugee when officials begin to pursue the boy for deportation
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( Visual )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truffaut's "homage to moviemaking" details the loves and lunacy of the closely-knit family of strangers that comprises an on-location film, cast and crew. Frictions and personality clashes beset the making of a romantic film in Nice
Irma Vep by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

48 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this celebrated film about a film, a once-respected but hopelessly out-of-touch director, Rene Vidal, lures Hong Kong action star Maggie Cheung playing herself - to Paris to star as Irma Vep, the latex-clad jewel thief of the silent film serial Les Vampires. Maggie soon discovers that Rene is scorned by the staff and cast on the chaotic set, and she herself is soon shunned for her inability to speak French. But when Rene suffers a mental breakdown, and Cheung is fired by a new director, she decides to honour Rene's vision and take her character to the streets, making life imitate art"--Container
La chinoise by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

49 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1967. Disillusioned by their suburban lifestyles, a group of middle-class students, led by Guillaume and Véronique, form a small Maoist cell and plan to change the world by any means necessary. After studying the growth of communism in China, the students decide they must use terrorism and violence to ignite their own revolution
Masculin féminin : 15 faits précis( Visual )

8 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul, a young idealistic would-be intellectual, struggles to forge a relationship with incipient pop star Madeleine in 1960s Paris
Made in U.S.A. by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in French and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paula, a leftist writer, goes from Paris to the French town of Atlantic-Cité when she learns of the death of a former colleague and lover, Richard P
Ni na bian ji dian by Mingliang Cai( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hsiao Kang is the only son in an uncommunicative family. When his father dies, he and his mother participate in Buddhist mourning rituals together, but otherwise cope with their profound grief separately and alone, crossing paths only out of routine obligation. Meanwhile, Hsiao Kang returns to his job as a watch vendor on the streets of Taipei. One afternoon, a young woman insists on buying a dual-time watch off his wrist for her trip to Paris, and he eventually relents, despite his superstitious belief that it will bring bad luck to them both. His feelings for the watch, tied to his anguish over his absent father and perhaps a hint of longing for its new owner, quietly compels him to reset every clock in the city to Paris time. Inevitably, despite the seemingly fated, intersecting lives of these three lonely and desperate people, the remedy for their emotional void seems indefinably out of reach. The film itself is poetic, generously compassionate, and achingly bittersweet
Bed and board by François Truffaut( Visual )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in French and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth and penultimate film in Truffaut's semi-autobiographical series about Antoine Doinel depicts our hero in the early years of marriage. Antoine and Christine become the proud parents of a son, but Antoine soon tires of domesticity and is lured into a disastrous affair with a Japanese girl
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

30 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conclusion of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now in his thirties, in the process of divorcing Christine, enjoying moderate success as a novelist, and clinging to his romantic fantasies. The newly single Doinel finds a new object of his affections in Sabine, a record store salesgirl whom he pursues with the belief that without love, one is nothing. Along the way he renews his acquaintance with previous loves and confronts his past
Domicile conjugal = Bed and board by François Truffaut( Visual )

35 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth installment in François Truffaut's chronicle of the ardent, anachronistic Antoine Doinel, Bed and Board plunges his hapless creation once again into crisis. Expecting his first child and still struggling to find steady employment, Doinel (Jean-Pierre Léaud) involves himself in a relationship with a beautiful Japanese woman that threatens to destroy his marriage. Lightly comic, with a touch of the burlesque, Bed and Board is a bittersweet look at the travails of young married life and the fine line between adolescence and adulthood
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by Jean-Pierre Léaud( Visual )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in French and English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant, turn of the century tale of two sisters in love with the same man
The adventures of Antoine Doinel : five films( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five films featuring the enthusiastic, melancholic, and hopelessy romantic trouble maker Antoine Doinel, played by Jean-Pierre Léaud. The films take Doinel from his troubled childhood through myriad frustrations and romantic entanglements, from his stormy teens through marriage, children, divorce, and adulthood
La Nuit americaine = Day for night( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in French and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leading lady is recovering from a nervous breakdown, another performer is soused on the set, unions threaten to walk, shooting must finish before the insurance lapses and a cat can't hit its mark. Is this any way to make a film?
Le gai savoir by Stéphane Xhroüet( Visual )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2017 in French and English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How do we learn? What do we know? Night after night, not long before dawn, Patricia and Emile meet on a sound stage to discuss learning, discourse, and the pathe to revolution> Scenes of the May '68 student revolts, the Vietnam war, posters, photographs, and cartoons form the backdrops to their words, which themselves are often their subject, as are images, sounds and juxtapositions. Based loosely on Jean Jacques Rousseau's incendiary treatise, "Emile, or on education", Godard's "Le gai savoir" is a montage, a meditation, a reflection on ideas - and how filmmaking is a path."--Container
L'enfant sauvage = Wild child by François Truffaut( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in French and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the accounts written by the French physician, Jean Itard, of a child found living like an animal in the forests of Southern France at the end of the 18th century. The doctor's attempts to recondition and educate the boy provided a unique opportunity to examine the effects of environment, isolation, and heredity on a child's development
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Les quatre cents coups = The 400 blows Baisers volés = Stolen kisses L'amour en fuite Domicile conjugal = Bed and board The adventures of Antoine Doinel : five films
Baisers volés = Stolen kissesMasculin féminin : 15 faits précisL'amour en fuiteDomicile conjugal = Bed and boardThe adventures of Antoine Doinel : five films
Alternative Names
Jean-Pierre Léaud acteur français

Jean-Pierre Léaud actor francés

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Léaud, Jean P. 1944-

Leaud Jean-Pierre

Léaud, Jean Pierre 1944-


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