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Garcia, Nicole

Works: 132 works in 420 publications in 6 languages and 2,409 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Motion pictures  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Author of dialog, Scenarist, Narrator, Adapter, Film editor, Other, Conceptor, Creator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nicole Garcia
Mon oncle d'Amerique My uncle from America by Alain Resnais( Visual )
44 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using the narrative ovservations of real life human behavioural theorist Henry Laborit, My American uncle describes the complex motivations of a group of characters including René, a working class manager in a textile factory who is demoted and has to move away from his wife and young child, and Janine, an actress having an affair with a married writer and radio boss Jean
Place Vendôme by Nicole Garcia( Visual )
37 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Derrière les somptueuses vitrines de la place Vendôme, un drame : Vincent Malivert, directeur d'une joaillerie de prestige, vient de mourir dans d'étranges circonstances. Accident, suicides, assassinat ? Marianne sa femme est brisée, rongée par l'alcool et la dépression depuis des années. Elle découvre dans le coffre secret de son mari sept magnifiques diamants. Des gens sont prêts à tout pour les retrouver
Betty Fisher et autres histoires Alias Betty by Claude Miller( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betty is a best selling novelist who has invented her name to escape a troubled past made worse by her emotionally unstable and violent mother. When her young son is killed in an accident, her mother brings her a "replacement", a boy she kidnapped off the street
La petite Lili by Claude Miller( Visual )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and Italian and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vacationing at her summer home, actress Mado (Nicole Garcia) is joined by her lover, movie director Brice (Bernard Giraudeau), her son Julien (Robinson Stévenin) and his girlfriend, Lili (Ludivine Sagnier). Julien debuts a short film starring Lili, but Mado and Brice pan the film. Ambitious Lili runs off to Paris with Brice, who makes her a movie star. Years later, Lili contacts Julien when she hears he's about to shoot his first feature film
Outremer Overseas ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in French and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For three beautiful sisters, the lush and privileged life of French colonial Algeria creates an oasis in the center of a harsh desert when revolution and dramatic social change erupts around them
Fear(s) of the dark Peur(s) du noir ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It has been hailed as the most visually stunning and unsettling anthology in modern animation history. This is a stark and naked world of phobias, nightmares, and shadows, of strange noises, slimy bugs, and dead things. It's a creepy, kinky, sometimes funny and always scary ride inside what makes our skin crawl and keeps us awake all night
Les uns et les autres Bolero by Claude Lelouch( Visual )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning in 1936, the film traces the lives of four families across three continents and five decades through the turbulent years following World War II up to the '80s highlighting the music and dance that is central to the lives of all the characters
L'adversaire by Nicole Garcia( Visual )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A doctor fools his friends and family about his education and career only to end up murdering his family and himself when the truth threatens to come out
Beau pere by Bertrand Blier( Visual )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in French and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Après avoir perdu sa mère dans un accident de voiture, une jeune fille de 14 ans doit choisir entre vivre avec son père ou son beau-père. Mais elle a déjà un très fort désir de vivre avec son beau-père, pour lequel elle ressent une forte attirance sexuelle
Un week-end sur deux Every other weekend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Camille, a once-famous television actress, is hoping to revive her relationship with her two young children. She divorced her husband and gave up her kids in pursuit of her career, but now, with that career declining, she wants to be a mother again and kidnaps the children in a desperate effort to recreate her lost family unit
Alain Resnais' Mon oncle d'Amerique My uncle from America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean, René, Janine: two men and a woman from different generations and different backgrounds, whose paths meet at a crisis point in mid-life, faced with disappointment and frustration, all three muse about a legendary "uncle in America", a guardian angel who gives them their hearts' desires and tells them exactly what they want to hear
Corrupt ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intense psychological thriller that finds a NYC policeman obsessed with administering his own form of justice against an admitted cop-killer. The cop is mysteriously confronted by a sociopathic punk who has witnessed his extreme methods of law enforcement. The sociopath, in a twisted form of street morality, engages the officer in a session of paranoid psychotherapy, if only to prove that life on the street can end up preying on those who are employed to ensure its safety
The last day ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's Christmas. Simon is 19 years old. He returns home with Louise, a young stranger he has met on the train. His relationship with his parents is in turmoil. One evening a telephone call disturbs this family situation
Un balcon sur la mer by Nicole Garcia( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Marc, marié et père de famille mène une vie confortable d'agent immobilier. Au hasard d'une vente, il rencontre une femme au charme envoûtant dont le visage lui est familier. Il pense reconnaître Cathy, l'amour de ses 12 ans dans une Algérie violente, à la fin de la guerre d'indépendance. Après une nuit d'amour, la jeune femme disparaît. Au fil des jours un doute s'empare de Marc : qui est vraiment celle qui prétend s'appeler Cathy ?"
Le fils préféré by Nicole Garcia( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean-Paul Mantegna a des difficultés financières. Il demande à sa nouvelle amie Martine, à ses frères, puis à son père de l'aider. Mais personne ne peut venir au secours de Jean-Paul. Or, il ne lui reste que trois jours pour trouver 300 000 francs...Un drame intimiste et émouvant sur une fratrie éclatée
Les bureaux de Dieu by Claire Simon( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Djamila aimerait prendre la pilule parce que maintenant avec son copain c'est devenu sérieux. La mère de Zoé lui donne des préservatifs mais elle la traite de pute. Nedjma cache ses pilules au dehors, car sa mère fouille dans son sac. Hélène se trouve trop féconde. Clémence a peur. Adeline aurait aimé le garder, Margot aussi. Maria Angela aimerait savoir de qui elle est enceinte. Ana Maria a choisi l'amour et la liberté.Anne, Denise, Marta ,Yasmine, Milena sont les conseillères qui reçoivent, écoutent chacune se demander comment la liberté sexuelle est possible. Dans les bureaux de Dieu on rit, on pleure, on est débordées. On y danse, on y fume sur le balcon, on y vient, incognito, dire son histoire ordinaire ou hallucinante
La question by Laurent Heynemann( Visual )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the book by Henri Alleg, which appeared in 1958 and denounced the use of torture in Algeria, the film covers the arrest and ordeal of the editor of an Algerian newspaper confined by some parachutists during the Algerian war of independence. Mixing fact and fiction, the film describes the suffering of this man, his extraordinary courage, and, ultimately, his victory over humiliation and lies
The French art of seduction four enticing gems from the land of ooh la la ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vie promise: A prostitute and her estranged 14-year old daughter take to the road in hopes of putting their lives back together
38 témoins by Lucas Belvaux( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alors qu'elle rentre d'un voyage professionnel en Chine, Louise découvre que sa rue a été le théâtre d'un crime. Aucun témoin, tout le monde dormait. Paraît-il. Pierre, son mari, travaillait. Il était en mer. Paraît-il... La police enquête, la presse aussi. Jusqu'à cette nuit où Louise rêve. Elle rêve que Pierre lui parle dans son sommeil. Qu'il lui parle longuement. Lui qui, d'habitude, parle si peu... (Jaquette)
Péril en la demeure by Michel Deville( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of a wealthy industrialist family which hires a musician to give lessons to their precocious daughter. But the wife seduces the young man and he soon becomes the pawn in a deadly game of lust
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Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.16 for Corrupt ... to 0.87 for La questio ...)
Alternative Names
Garcia, Nicole 1946-..
French (178)
English (17)
Italian (4)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
Multiple languages (1)