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Seydoux, Michel

Overview
Works: 50 works in 163 publications in 9 languages and 3,582 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Nonfiction films  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Historical films  Documentary films  Interviews  Cultural television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michel Seydoux
Cyrano de Bergerac by J.-P Rappeneau( Visual )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,067 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 )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikita Mikhalkov directs and stars as Colonel S. Kotov, a hero of the Revolution, is spending the summer in the country with his young daughter, his wife and her eccentric family. When his wife's childhood love, Dinitri, suddenly appears, the idyllic summer day takes a surprising turn and Kotov begins to suspect sinister motives for his reappearance. This is one of the first films to deal openly with the Stalin purges in post-communist Russia
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 516 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 )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 265 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 )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 217 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 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealized vision of late Tsarist Russia combines comedy and serious drama as it tells the story of Jane Callahan, a young American woman who goes to Moscow where her father, an inventor, wants her to charm a Russian general in order to convince him to finance the father's dream machine. Although the general would like to marry Jane, she 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
A Man in love( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 36 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
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 by Nikita Mikhalkov( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Russian and held by 24 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
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 8 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
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
Los libros de Prospero( Visual )

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

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
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
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

"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."
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
Alternative Names
Seĭdu, Mishelʹ

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