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Seydoux, Michel

Overview
Works: 46 works in 169 publications in 10 languages and 3,546 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  War films  Interviews  Historical films  Swashbuckler films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michel Seydoux
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cyrano, a master swordsman and poet, feels he cannot 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 by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,056 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
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 529 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
La danza de la realidad by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living in Tocopilla, Chile, young Alejandro must prove his bravery to his Communist father Jaime. He endures physical testing, with his father's strong approval. However, his behavior backslides when he collapses at a funeral, so he decides, in order to show his worth, to assassinate the right-wing president Carlos Ibáñez del Campo. The film is a mystical autobiography of Alejandro Jodorowsky's childhood that blends his personal history with metaphor, mythology, and poetry. It reflects his philosophy that reality is not objective, but rather a "dance" created by our own imaginations
Urga = Close to Eden by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 184 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
Sibirskīĭ t︠s︡iri︠u︡lʹnik = Barber of Siberia( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in Russian and English and held by 137 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
Anna : ot 6 do 18 = Anna : from 6 to 18 by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 117 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
The barber of Siberia by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 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
Urga( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Russian and held by 31 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
Urga by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Russian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cross-cultural comedy, Gombo, a Mongolian herder who lives a traditional life with his wife Pagma and family, and Sergei, a Russian road builder, strike up a friendship and go on the road together, headed for the city. On the way back from town where Gombo purchases condoms and a television, Mongol warriors ridicule Gombo for his trappings of civilization and the truck and television are destroyed. When Gombo returns home, Pagma and he leave their tent with the "urga," a pole with a noose used to catch cattle and mark out a space for lovemaking
Quemado por el sol( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in Spanish and Russian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un condecorado y reverenciado héroe de guerra disfruta de la compañía de su familia en un tranquilo día estival, cuando de pronto recibe la visita inesperada de un hombre al que no veía desde hacía años. Conforme transcurre el día y se acerca la noche, el coronel descubrirá el verdadero motivo de la visita. Lúcida denuncia de las purgas stalinistas
Le barbier de Sibérie by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in French and Russian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame sentimental
Anna ot 6 do 18( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Russian and held by 7 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
Anna : ot 6 do 18 = Anna from 6 to 18( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Russian and English and held by 5 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
Urga, el territorio del amor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 5 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
Los libros de Prospero( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospero's books : an adaptation of The Tempest by William Shakespeare by Peter Greenaway( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 4 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
Irène by Alain Cavalier( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Irène et le cinéaste. Relation forte et en même temps pleine d'ombres. Irène disparaît. Reste un journal intime retrouvé des années après. Une fraîcheur. Une attirance. Un danger. Comment faire un film?"--Conteneur
F comme Fairbanks by Maurice Dugowson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comédie Dramatique
 
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Utomlennye solnt︠s︡em = Burnt by the sun
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Seĭdu, Mishelʹ

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