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Sept Cinéma (Firm)

Overview
Works: 181 works in 376 publications in 10 languages and 9,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Televised plays  History  Historical television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  Television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sept Cinéma (Firm)
Mùi đu đủ xanh = L'odeur de la papaye verte by Anh Hung Tran( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Vietnamese and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1950s and 1960s Saigon, a young country girl joins a family as their servant and develops an enduring but secret attachment to a friend of the eldest son
La haine = Hate by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young, unemployed Frenchmen living in the ghettos surrounding Paris get embroiled in a violent conflict with the local police
Salaam Bombay! by Mira Nair( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The boy Krishna is abandoned by his mother at the Apollo Circus and she tells him that he can only return home when he can afford 500 rupees to pay for the bicycle of his brother that he had trashed. Krishna is left behind by the circus and he takes a train to Bombay. Krishna is called Chaipau by the street children of Bombay and he works delivering and selling tea for Chacha, who owns a street bar. Krishna befriends the heroin addicted Chillum that sells drugs for the drug dealer and caftan Baba Golub, and the girl Manju Golub, who is the daughter of Baba with the prostitute Rekha Golub. Krishna dreams on saving 500 rupees to return home, but the life on the streets of Bombay is not easy. ."--IMDb
Yao a yao, yao dao wai po qiao = Shanghai triad by Feiyu Bi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Chinese and Tai and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy fresh from the countryside is assigned to serve the girlfriend of an organized crime boss. A bloody assault forces the wounded boss and his assistants to a remote island, where they re-group and plan their strategy of revenge. Meanwhile, his girlfriend befriends the boy and two naive neighbors with tragic results
Cyclo by Anh Hùng Trân( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in Vietnamese and Chinese and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, a young pedicab driver, or cyclo, transports anonymous passengers through the teeming streets, trying to eke out a meager living for his two sisters and elderly grandfather
A summer's tale by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in French and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man, Gaspard, who went to Dinard (a town by the sea in the Bretagne) because he hopes to meet the girl he thinks he is in love with - Lena. Shortly after his arrival he comes into contact with Margot who works as a servant at her aunt's creperie. He spends a long time with her, and discusses the way he feels about Lena but he hesitates to tell the truth about his relationship. The reason is that he isn't quite sure himself. Although he insists he loves Lena, doubts arise
Dakan by Mohamed Camara( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in French and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first feature film on homosexuality from sub-Saharan Africa is a contemporary African reinterpretation of the age-old Romeo and Juliet conflict between love and social convention. When Sori and Manga tell their parents they are in love, they respond that, "It's impossible; since time began, it's never happened. Boys don't do that."
Nenette et Boni by Claire Denis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in French and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen year-old Boniface Pavone writes in his journal of the erotic dreams he has of the wife of the neighborhood baker. His estranged little sister, Nenette, reappears with a surprising revelation that will change him forever
Taxi blues by Pavel Lungin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Russian and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard-working Moscow taxi driver, pining for the old days of Communism, starts to go over the edge when he meets up with a flaky, westernized, Jewish jazz musician who represents everything the taxi driver despises ... and secretly desires. The two form an unlikely dependence on each other
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in Italian and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head
Fiorile by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Italian and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Benedetti family has been haunted by a curse for generations. On a long drive to visit their reclusive grandfather in Tuscany, Luigi Benedetti tells his children the mysterious story of their ancestors -- a tragic tale filled with forbidden love, passion, vengeance and betrayal"--Container
Ma vie en rose : My life in pink by Alain Berliner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in French and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With six-year-old certainty, Ludovic believes he was meant to be a little girl and that the mistake will soon be corrected. Instead of the miraculous, Ludo finds rejection, isolation and guilt as the intense reactions of family, friends, and neighbors strip away every innocent lace and bauble
Bab El-Oued City by Merzak Allouache( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Arabic and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bab el-Oued is a working class district of Algiers. A young worker commits an act which puts the entire district in turmoil
Le pays des sourds = In the land of the deaf by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary that takes the viewer into the land of the deaf, a world of silence inhabited by an estimated 130 million people worldwide. The filmmaker portrays the difficulties and joys of being deaf, offering portraits of a charismatic sign language teacher, a woman forced into a mental ward as a teen, a young man who remembers the first horrifying experience of using a hearing aid, and a deaf couple's marriage
Conte d'automne = Autumn tale by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in French and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the final tale of "Tales of the four seasons", best friends Magali, a widowed winegrower, and Isabelle, a happily married bookshop owner, have known each other since childhood. Magali admits that she would enjoy some male companionship, prompting Isabelle to place a lonely hearts ad on her behalf, with unexpected results
La Ville Louvre by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in French and English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary film provides rare backstage look inside one of the world's most famous museums, the Louvre. The museum reveals itself to a film crew showing the work of a great museum which takes place behind the scenes and is rarely, if ever, seen by the public
Tableau ferraille by Moussa Sene Absa( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in French and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an idealistic young politician's rise and fall. Daam, a well-intentioned but vacillating European-trained politician, must choose between two social paradigms exemplified by his two wives. The film offers a view of how modernization, as practiced in today's Africa, corrodes traditional communities and retards grassroots development
Amateur by Hal Hartley( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and Multiple languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crackpot ex-nun who writes pornographic short stories crosses paths with an amnesiac wandering the streets of New York City. When they set out to uncover his identity, they come face to face with his unsavory past--including a vengeful porno actress and ruthless corporate assassins hot on their trail
Ernesto "Che" Guevara : le journal de Bolivie = the Bolivian diary = das bolivianische Tagebuch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary based on Guevera's diary of his futile 11-month attempt to spark a revolution in Bolivia in 1967
La fille seule = A single girl by Benoît Jacquot( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama showing a day in the life of a young Parisian woman named Valerie who is beginning a new job and who reveals to her boyfriend that she is four weeks pregnant
 
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