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Seydoux, Michel

Overview
Works: 45 works in 132 publications in 9 languages and 3,227 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Opera films  Fiction  Biography  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michel Seydoux
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cyrano, a master swordsman and poet, feels he can not woo his beloved Roxane due to an unfortunate physical flaw: his grotesquely large nose. Resigning himself to helping another suitor, the dashing yet tongue-tied Christian, Cyrano uses his mastery of words to win Roxane for him. But when Roxane finds that she has fallen for Christian's mind - and not for his beauty - which of her two suitors will finally possess her heart?" -- Container
Utomlennye solnt︠s︡em Burnt by the sun( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Russian and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikita Mikhalkov directs and stars as Colonel S. Kotov, a hero of the Revolution, who is spending the summer in the country with his young daughter (Mikhalkov's real-life daughter), his wife and her eccentric family. But when his wife's childhood love suddenly appears, the idyllic summer day takes a surprising turn. A lyrical film filled with beauty and warmth, it is also an indelible account of a man dedicated to family and fatherland, cruelly destroyed by political paranoia
Utomlennye solnt︠s︡em Burnt by the sun by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Russian and English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Sergei Kotov, a military hero of the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution, is spending summer in th country with his wife and young daughter, when his wife's former lover Dimitri, arrives. It is up to Kotov to reveal the true nature of Dimitri's sinister game
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about Alejandro Jodorowsky's attempt to make a film adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, starring Jodorowsky's own 12-year-old son, as well as Orson Welles, Mick Jagger, David Carradine and Salvador Dali with music by Pink Floyd; film includes interviews with Jodorowsky and others
Urga Close to Eden( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cross-cultural comedy, Gombo, a Mongolian shepherd, and Sergei, a Russian road builder, strike up a friendship and go on the road together, headed for the city. Intending to buy a TV and condoms, Gombo is on his way to becoming a modern man. But present-day ways may not be so alluring after all
Anna ot 6 do 18 = Anna : from 6 to 18 by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sets the collapse of the Soviet Union against the growth of Mikhalkov's daughter Anna over the course of 13 years, beginning in 1980
Sibirskīĭ t︠s︡iri︠u︡lʹnik Barber of Siberia( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in Russian and English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealized vision of late Tsarist Russia combines comedy and serious drama as it tells the story of an American woman who falls in love with a young Russian officer with tragic results
Urga by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Russian and French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gombo, a Mongolian shepherd, and Sergei, a Russian road builder, strike up a friendship and go on the road together, headed for the city. Intending to buy a TV and condoms, Gombo is on his way to becoming a modern man. But present-day ways may not be so alluring after all
A Man in love( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actor and actress become involved in a passionate, overpowering romance that threatens everything else in their lives
The barber of Siberia( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance set in Russia in 1885 between a young Russian soldier and a foreign woman
Anna ot 6 do 18( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Russian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juxtaposing macrocosm and microcosm, the film sets the collapse of the Soviet Union against the growth of Mikhalkov's daughter Anna over the course of 13 years, beginning in 1980. Every year, starting at age six, Anna is subjected to an interview centering on the same five questions. Her personal evolution is interwoven with archival footage and propaganda films tracing the death throes of the Soviet Empire from the last years of the Brezhnev regime through Gorbachev's perestroika reforms to the first steps toward democracy under Boris Yeltsin
Le barbier de Sibérie by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in French and Russian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Richard Harris stars as a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the wilds of Siberia. Julia Ormond portrays his assistant, who falls in love with a young Russian officer and spends the next 10 years perfecting the harvester and pursuing her love, who has been exiled to Siberia." -- Internet Movie Database
Quemado por el sol( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and Russian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En la Rusia de 1936, el comandante Kotov, héroe de la revolución, disfruta del verano junto a su hija y su esposa. La llegada a la dacha de un antiguo amigo de la familia pondrá fin a su idílica existencia
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young nobelman Don Giovanni is a well-known philanderer with a long list of amorous conquests. After he attempts to seduce the beautiful Donna Anna, her father's battle to protect her ends in tragedy. Anna and her fiance Ottavio pledge to seek revenge. While Don Giovanni continues to charm and trick the local women, his inevitable dramatic fate is soon upon him. A masterful opera in the magnificent setting of a 16th century mansion in Vincenza, Italy
Soleil trompeur by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in Russian and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikita Mikhalkov directs and stars as Colonel S. Kotov, a hero of the Revolution, who is spending the summer in the country with his young daughter (Mikhalkov's real-life daughter), his wife and her eccentric family. But when his wife's childhood love suddenly appears, the idyllic summer day takes a surprising turn. A lyrical film filled with beauty and warmth, it is also an indelible account of a man dedicated to family and fatherland, cruelly destroyed by political paranoia
Urga, el territorio del amor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gombo, un joven pastor mongol, vive con su familia en una choza en el corazón de las estepas. Sergei es un obrero de una empresa rusa, destinado a un pueblo cercano. Su camión sufre una avería cerca de la choza de Gombo y éste le ofrece refugio. Entre los dos hombres, procedentes de mundos muy diferentes, nace una amistad singular
Un homme amoureux( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married actor has an affair with his leading lady. When his wife arrives on the set in Italy, he is forced to make some difficult choices
Los libros de Prospero( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from The Tempest by Shakespeare, Prospero's Books envisions a magical realm of exquisite beauty, where the innocence of love and dreams of revenge collide to create a tempest
René by Alain Cavalier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En rentrant chez lui, René trouve une lettre d'Anne, la femme qu'il aime. Elle le quitte. Il décide de la séduire à nouveau. Comme il pèse 155 kilos, il entame un régime. C'est très dur. Arrivera-t-il à maigrir, à reconquérir son amour, à renaître
Prospero's books by Peter Greenaway( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victime d'un complot le dépossédant de son duché, Prospero vit avec sa fille Miranda sur une île peuplée d'esprits magiques. Là, il emploie son temps à consulter ses livres et à préparer des vengeances chimériques. C'est ainsi que Prospero imagine une tempête faisant échouer sur son île ceux qui l'ont obligé à s'exiler. Son pouvoir est tel que les acteurs de sa fantaisie finissent par se matérialiser. Prospero les manipule jusqu'à ce que son serviteur Ariel lui fasse comprendre la folie de son obsession"
 
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Utomlennye solnt︠s︡em Burnt by the sun
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Seĭdu, Mishelʹ

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