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Audran, Stéphane 1932-2018

Works: 393 works in 1,313 publications in 7 languages and 12,110 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Romance films  Motion pictures  Musical films  War films  Surrealist films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Narrator, Interviewee, Author, Contributor, Costume designer, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Stéphane Audran
Babette's gæstebud = Babette's feast by Gabriel Axel( Visual )

112 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AIn a remote fishing village along the coast of Jutland, two very moral and devout sisters give employment to a destitute French woman. Years later, Babette wins a lottery and in gratitude, spends it on preparing a French meal for the sisters and their parishioners
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie = Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in French and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."
The big red one by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II squad including a sergeant and four other long-time survivors ignore the replacements who continue to arrive and be killed
Madeline by Daisy von Scherler Mayer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the famous twelve little girls living in two straight lines, the smallest one is fearless Madeline. But something is not right at the boarding school in Paris run by Miss Clavell: the house next door is now the Spanish Embassy, kind Lady Covington has died, and Lord Covington is busily plotting to sell the school! Madeline springs into action - befriending the lonely Spanish boy next door, refusing to eat a chicken she has personally met, and facing down Lord Covington as he escorts a prospective buyer through the school. Madeline's perceptiveness, courage, and willingness to stick to her principles--along with Miss Clavell's calm reserve--allow everyone to face their fears with similar aplomb, to thus save both the day, and the school
Brideshead revisited( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Le boucher = The butcher by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

60 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a provincial French town, a sophisticated schoolmistress avoids attachments but stikes up a congenial friendship with the charmingly passionate local butcher, a veteran of Indochina. As a serial killer spreads terror thoughout the countryside, the effort of these two people to come together ends in shattering tragedy
Coup de torchon( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lucien Cordier, the only police officer in a small African village, is ridiculed by the local pimp, cheated on by his wife, and suffers his mistresses being beaten, he begins to get rid of the evil ones in his life
Les biches by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

49 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Socialite Frederique encounters young student Why on the streets of Paris, seduces her and whisks her off to spend winter with the chic crowd in St. Tropez. When architect Paul meets Why, he too charms her and comes between the two lovers. Frederique then seduces Paul out of jealousy, but finds herself feeling real love. Paul and Frederique invite Why to live together with them, resulting in a ménage-à-trois beset by jealousy, madness, and ultimately, murder
Les bonnes femmes by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Parisian shop girls, Ginette, Rita, Jacqueline and Jane seek fulfillment and love. Rita has a fiance whose family is obsessed with social status. Jane has a boyfriend in the army, but she still enjoys herself with chance encounters. Ginette has a secret passion that keeps her away from her colleagues at nights. Jacqueline is lonely, but a mysterious motorcyclist constantly follows her
La femme infidèle by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

43 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles suspects his wife of infidelity. He hires a private detective to watch her, who confirms his worst fears. He plans a confrontation with the younger man, Victor, but too late, Victor's been killed! Now to preserve his lifestyle, Charles must cover it all up and life must seem to go on as before
Les cousins( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Claude Chabrol crafts a sly moral fable about a provincial boy who comes to live with his sophisticated bohemian cousin in Paris. Through these seeming opposites, Chabrol conjures a darkly comic character study that questions notions of good and evil, love and jealousy, and success in the modern world. A mirror image of Le beau Serge, Les cousins recasts that film's stars, Jean-Claude Brialy and Gérard Blain, in startlingly reversed roles"--Container
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie = The discreet charm of the Bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

46 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Sénechal han organizado una reunión, a ella están invitadas sus distinguidas amistades: el embajador Rafael Costa y el matrimonio Thévenot. Sin embargo, un contratiempo se suscita e impide que estas finísimas personas puedan cenar como lo tenían planeado. Finalmente, los cinco deciden que lo mejor será dejarse de problemas y acudir a un restaurante. En el trayecto todo parece normal, pero al llegar al establecimiento descubren que el dueño del lugar ha muerto. A partir de ese momento, la "normalidad" abandonará a este grupo de refinados amigos, quienes experimentarán confusión, paranoia, y una muy poco sofisticada sensación de encarnar el absurdo
La rupture by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in French and English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A good mother with a checkered past as a stripper and barmaid divorces her ne'er-do-well husband and her in-laws blame her for causing her husband's addiction and set out to remove their grandchild from her custody. Thwarted by the courts, they hire a seedy penniless operative, Paul, to destroy her reputation. He moves into her rooming house and begins to insinuate himself into her life, hatching darker and more convoluted plots to implicate Helene
Karen Blixen's Babette's feast( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Danish and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the mysterious arrival of Babette, a refugee from France's civil war, life for two pious sisters and their tiny hamlet begins to change. Before long, Babette has convinced them to try something other than boiled codfish and ale bread-- a gourmet French meal! Her feast scandalizes the elders, except for the visiting General. Just who is this strangely talented Babette, who has terrified this pious town with the prospect of losing their souls for enjoying too much earthly pleasure?
Betty by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betty Etamble, a promiscuous and alcoholic woman who has lost her family, ends an evening at a bar, and meets Laure, an elegant retiree who lives in a luxury hotel. Laure takes the girl under her wing, and gradually details of her sinister story unfold and evolves into a lethal game of cat and mouse
Violette Nozière by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

20 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The daughter of a respectable middle-class couple, Violette Nozière leads a disreputable double life. Far from being the innocent young girl her parents mistake her for, she spends her nights with dissolute young men in the Latin Quarter of Paris. To acquire money for her latest lover, Violette resolves to commit an unthinkable crime."--Container
Paris vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, Rouch( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in French and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six directors release six vignettes set in different sections of Paris. Includes: Saint-Germain-des-Pres (Douchet); Gare du Nord (Rouch); Rue Saint-Denis (Pollet); Place de l'Etoile (Rhomer); Montparnasse and Levallois (Godard); and La Muette (Chabrol)
Mistral's daughter( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful and naïve Maggy Lunel arrives in Paris completely broke. She becomes an artist's model and the toast of Paris. She attracts the attention of painter Julien Mistral, an arrogant and selfish man who places his work above everything. Their paths diverge as Mistral's art catches the eye of a rich American woman who becomes his patroness and eventually his wife. During the war years in France, Mistral collaborates with the Nazis in order to continue with his work, a decision that will come back to haunt him years later. At the same time, Maggy has a daughter named Teddy who grows up and falls in love with Mistral herself, with whom she has a child named Fauve. As Mistral ages, he comes to terms with his selfish past and wartime betrayal through his art, leaving a beautiful legacy for his daughter, Fauve
Poulet au vinaigre = Chicken with vinegar by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small town in France, an invalid bullies her teen aged son into obedience. They live on an estate marked for development, but they are refusing to sell. When a series of murders occur, the deceptively charming Inspector Lavardin gets to the bottom of it all
Maximum risk : the other side of safe( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A policeman takes his twin brother's place and inherits his problems and a beautiful girlfriend. He is forced to kickbox his way from France to the U.S. and back while playing footsie with the FBI and Russian mafia. Not just muscles with a badge, the policeman must find the answers to some tough questions, none harder than what the heck is an accordian player doing in a sauna.--Summary from IMDB
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.11 for Madeline / ... to 0.55 for Betty / ...)

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Brideshead revisited
Brideshead revisitedParis vu par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, RouchMistral's daughterMaximum risk : the other side of safe
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Audran, Stéphane

Audran, Stéphane, 1932-

Audran, Stephane 1932-2018

Audran, Stephanie, 1932-2018

Audranová, Stéphane, 1932-2018

Dacheville, Colette Suzanne.

Dacheville, Colette Suzanne 1932-2018

Dacheville, Colette Suzanne Jeannine 1932-2018

Dacheville, Collette Suzanne Jeannine, 1932-

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