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Léaud, Jean-Pierre 1944-

Overview
Works: 378 works in 1,746 publications in 9 languages and 16,133 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Erotic films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  New wave films  Detective and mystery films  History  Short films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Other, Costume designer, Contributor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jean-Pierre Léaud
 
Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Léaud
Les quatre cents coups by François Truffaut( Visual )

200 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The semi-autobiographical story of fourteen-year-old Antoine Doinel, portraying his aloof parents, oppressive teachers, petty crime, and a friendship that would last a lifetime
La nuit américaine = Day for night by François Truffaut( Visual )

40 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Truffaut's 1973 film, an "homage to moviemaking," details the loves and lunacy of the closely-knit family of strangers that comprises an on-location film, cast and crew
Last tango in Paris by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

37 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American widower in Paris plunges into an erotic, doomed affair with a young French girl after the suicide of his wife
Masculin féminin : 15 faits précis by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

94 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of restless youths are engaged in hopeless love affairs with music, revolution, and each other in throbbing 1960's Paris. A candid and wildly funny free-form examination of youth culture, mixing satire and tragedy as only Godard can
Week end by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

42 editions published between 1697 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to collect an inheritance from a dying relative, a bourgeois couple travel across the French countryside while civilization crashes and burns around them. Featuring a justly famous centerpiece sequence in which the camera tracks along a seemingly endless traffic jam, and rich with historical and literary references, is a surreally funny and disturbing call for revolution, a depiction of society retreating to savagery, and, according to the credits, the end of cinema itself
Baisers volés = Stolen kisses by François Truffaut( Visual )

73 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 817 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
Irma Vep by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

41 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 665 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
Le Havre by Aki Kaurismäki( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in French and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Marcel Marx exerce le métier honorable mais non rémunérateur de cireur de chaussures dans la ville portuaire du Havre. Le destin met brusquement sur son chemin un enfant immigré originaire d'Afrique noire. Lorsqu'au même moment sa femme Arletty tombe gravement malade, Marcel doit combattre le mur froid de l'indifférence humaine avec pour seules armes son optimisme inné et la solidarité têtue des habitants de son quartier. Alors que l'étau de la police se reserre sur le jeune garçon, Marcel décide de montrer les dents
Domicile conjugal = Bed and board by François Truffaut( Visual )

60 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth installment of the Antoine Doinel series. Antoine is now 26, married and expecting his first child. He is also still struggling to find steady work. Antoine and Christine become the proud parents of a son, but Antoine soon tires of domesticity and when he meets a Japanese woman at his new job he falls in love and has an affair
L'amour en fuite by François Truffaut( Visual )

60 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Truffaut's fifth and final film of his semi-autobiographical "Antoine Doinel" series, we see Doinel in his 30's and newly divorced. Still ambivalent about relationships, the wrath of Doinel's mother forces him to confront his insecurities and rekindle some past relationships. Clips and characters from the four previous "Doinel" films makes this charming and sentimental film a must-see for any Truffaut fan. Loosely based on Truffaut's own life
Deux Anglaises et le continent = Two English girls by Jean-Pierre Léaud( Visual )

70 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant, turn of the century tale of two sisters in love with the same man
La chinoise by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

45 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 430 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
Ni na bian ji dian by Mingliang Cai( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young street vendor with a grim home life meets a woman on her way to Paris, they forge an instant connection. He changes all the clocks in Taipei to French time; as he watches François Truffaut's "Les 400 Coups," she has a strange encounter with its now-aging star, Jean-Pierre Leaud
The adventures of Antoine Doinel : five films( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 299 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
Porcile by Pier Paolo Pasolini( Visual )

23 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in Italian and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a medieval cannibal is juxtaposed with that of the son of an ex-Nazi industrialist who prefers the company of pigs to that of his fiancée. In both cases, humans revert to animal behavior when they are removed from the spectrum of social rules and opinions
L'enfant sauvage = Wild child by François Truffaut( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in French and English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the capture of a young boy found living like an animal in the forest. Dr. Jean-Marc-Gaspard Itard of the National Institute for the Deaf and Dumb, Paris, believes the child can be transformed into a civilized being. The doctor removes the boy from the institute into his own home. The boy, named Victor, is divided between his longing for the wilderness and his new life with the doctor. Itard, whose teaching strategies survive today in the Montessori Method, is unsure whether he is helping a savage become human or turning a forest child into a semi-civilized idiot
Le gai savoir by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

18 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in French and English and held by 207 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
Two short films by François Truffaut : Les Mistons ; Antoine & Colette( Visual )

5 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mischief makers in Les mistons, are five boys who spend a summer pursuing and harassing a young couple in love
Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in French and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion: Uninspired and overbudget, a bored Polish film director who is shooting a tedious movie in France, begins simultaneous love affairs with two very different women--Hanna, the owner of the hotel where his film crew stays, and Isabelle, a factory worker fired by Hanna's husband
Deux de la vague by Emmanuel Laurent( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directors Jean-Luc Godard and Francois Truffaut changed the face of cinema forever as members of the French New Wave. They also happened to be best friends. This film documents their intensely combative and creative relationship during their time at Cahiers du Cinéma, their trumphant work on The 400 Blows and Breathless, and their dramatic falling out following the worker and student strikes of May 1968. It also presents the unique bond both filmmakers shared with the actor Jean-Pierre Leaud, who started his career as a child and grew up with Godard and Truffaut as brilliantly bickering father figures. Includes clips from over 30 films, and rare interviews with Godard and Truffaut throughout their careers
 
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Masculin féminin : 15 faits précis
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Jean-Pierre Léaud acteur français

Jean-Pierre Léaud actor francés

Jean-Pierre Léaud aktor francuski

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Jean-Pierre Léaud Frans acteur

Jean-Pierre Léaud fransk skådespelare

Jean-Pierre Léaud fransk skodespelar

Jean-Pierre Léaud fransk skuespiller

Jean-Pierre Léaud französischer Schauspieler

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Léaud, Jean P. 1944-

Léaud, Jean Pierre 1944-

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Masculin féminin : 15 faits précisBaisers volés = Stolen kissesDomicile conjugal = Bed and boardL'amour en fuiteThe adventures of Antoine Doinel : five filmsTwo short films by François Truffaut : Les Mistons ; Antoine & Colette