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Cottrell, Pierre

Overview
Works: 54 works in 127 publications in 3 languages and 2,087 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Biography  Romantic comedy films  Short films  Romance films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Actor, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pierre Cottrell
Le genou de Claire( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in French and English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirises a diplomat's sexual temptations. On vacation without his fiancee, he flirts with a brash, charming nymphet, while harboring a secret, peculiar obsession for her stunning teenage sister
Ma nuit chez Maud = My night with Maud by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in French and English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Louis, returning to France after 10 years in America, meets a young cyclist whom he decides to marry. Christmas arrives and she disappears. An old school fried then takes Jean-Louis to see Maud, a friend of their own age
Six contes moraux( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A succession of jousts between fragile men and the women who tempt them"--Container
L'amour, l'après-midi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in French and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though happily married to his adoring wife Helene, with whom he is expecting a second child, the thoroughly bourgeois business executive Frederic cannot banish from his mind the multitude of attractive Parisian women who pass him by every day. His Chloe and fantasies remain harmless until Chloe (played by the mesmerizing Zouzou), an audacious, unencumbered old flame, shows up at his office, embodying the first genuine threat to Frederic's marriage. The luminous final chapter to Rohmer's 'Moral Tales' is a tender, sobering, and wholly adult affair that leads to perhaps the most overwhelmingly emotional moment in the entire series
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. VI, Love in the afternoon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though happily married to his adoring wife, Hélène, with whom he is expecting a second child, the thoroughly bourgeois business executive Frédéric cannot banish from his mind the multitude of attractive Parisian women who pass him by every day. His flirtations and fantasies remain harmless until Chloe, an audacious, unencumbered old flame, shows up at his office and presents the first genuine threat to his marriage
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. V, Claire's knee( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jérôme spends his July at a lakeside boardinghouse nursing crushes on the sixteen-year-old Laura and, more tantalizingly, Laura's long-legged, blonde half sister, Claire
Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. III, My night at Maud's( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pious Catholic engineer in his early thirties lives by a strict moral code in order to rationalize his world, drowning himself in mathematics and the philosophy of Pascal. After spotting the delicate, blonde Françoise at Mass, he vows to make her his wife, but when he unwittingly spends the night at the apartment of the bold, brunette divorcée Maud, his rigid ethical standards are challenged
Lightning over water( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1979, Wim Wenders traveled to New York City to make a film with legendary director Nicholas Ray. As Ray lays dying of cancer, he reflects on his life and career. The resulting film tells a moving story both about friendship and a life in cinema
La maman et la putain = The mother and the whore( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in French and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the obsessive sexual relationship between an intellectual, his lover, and a kinky nurse. Explores the cultural phenomenon of sex without love
Out 1( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysteries of Paris : Jacques Rivette's Out 1 revisited: a feature-length documentary by Robert Fischer and Wilfried Reichart, containing interviews with actors Bulle Ogier, Michael Lonsdale and Hermine Karagheuz, cinematographer Pierre-William Glenn, assistant director Jean-François Stévenin and producer Stéphane Tchalgadjieff, as well as rare archival interviews with actors Jacques Doniol-Valcroze and Michel Delahaye, and director Jacques Rivette
Le genou de Claire = Claire's knee by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in French and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirizes a diplomat's sexual temptations. On vacation without his fiancee, he flirts with a brash, charming nymphet, while harboring a secret, peculiar obsession for her stunning teenage sister
My night at Maud's = Ma nuit chez Maud( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Louis Trintignant plays an engineer seeking the perfect mate. Just when he thinks he has found her, he finds himself accidentally spending the night sharing the bed of a seductive divorcee, Maud
Amour, l'après-midi = Love in the afternoon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though happily married to his adoring wife, Hélène, with whom he is expecting a second child, the thoroughly bourgeois business executive Frédéric cannot banish from his mind the multitude of attractive Parisian women who pass him by every day. His flirtations and fantasies remain harmless until Chloe, an audacious, unencumbered old flame, shows up at his office and presents the first genuine threat to his marriage
Genou de Claire = Claire's knee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jérôme spends his July at a lakeside boardinghouse nursing crushes on the sixteen-year-old Laura and, more tantalizingly, Laura's long-legged, blonde half sister, Claire
L'amour l'après-midi by Éric Rohmer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tout est parfaitement réglé et organisé dans la vie de Frédéric. A trente ans, il pense avoir trouvé le bonheur avec sa femme, Hélène, et sa fille Ariane. Ponctuel, précis, fidèle à ses habitudes, il emprunte chaque matin le même train pour se rendre au cabinet d'affaires qu'il a fondé avec son ami Gérard. C'est au milieu du confort de cette vie bourgeoise qu'arrive Chloé. Chloé, c'est le passé de Frédéric: il y a quelques années, elle a eu des amours orageuses avec son meilleur ami Bruno, qu'elle a presque conduit au suicide
The Brig by Jonas Mekas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of a play first produced by The Living Theatre in 1963, set in a U.S. Marine Corps military prison
L'amour, l'après-midi Chloe in the afternoon( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful young executive living in the suburbs with his wife and baby finds himself attracted to, and then entangled with, another woman from his past
My night at Maud's( Visual )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the brilliantly accomplished centerpiece of Rohmer's 'Moral Tales' series, Jean-Louis Trintignant plays Jean-Louis, one of the great conflicted figures of sixties cinema. A pious Catholic engineer in his early thirties, he lives by a strict moral code in order to rationalize his world, drowning himself in mathematics and the philosophy of Pascal. After spotting the delicate, blonde Françoise at Mass, he vows to make her his wife, although when he unwittingly spends the night at the apartment of the bold, brunette divorcée Maud, his rigid ethical standards are challenged. A breakout hit in the United States, My Night at Maud's was one of the most influential and talked-about films of the decade
Relámpago sobre agua( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Película documental sobre los últimos días del gran director de cine americano Nicholas Ray, conocido por films como "Rebelde sin Causa" o "Johnny Guitar". Cuando se estaba muriendo de cáncer, Ray se negó a ir a a un hospital y prefirió quedarse en su loft de Nueva York, rodeado de sus mejores amigos. Wim Wenders conoció a Nicholas Ray en 1976 durante el rodaje de "El Amigo Americano". "Sabía que quería trabajar y morir trabajando" dice Wim Wenders en la película. Ray habla de los distintos artistas que intervinieron en sus películas
Mi noche con Maud Los cuentos morales = Ma nuit chez Maud( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Louis, ingeniero católico de treinta años, descubre a la salida de misa una mujer rubia, Françoise, presintiendo que algún día será su mujer, pero la pierde entre la multitud. Tras reencontrarse con su viejo amigo Vidal, marxista convencido, éste le lleva a casa de Maud, una bella divorciada
 
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Six contes moraux Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. VI, Love in the afternoon Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. V, Claire's knee Six contes moraux. Six moral tales. III, My night at Maud's Amour, l'après-midi = Love in the afternoon Genou de Claire = Claire's knee
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Six contes morauxSix contes moraux. Six moral tales. VI, Love in the afternoonSix contes moraux. Six moral tales. V, Claire's kneeSix contes moraux. Six moral tales. III, My night at Maud'sLa maman et la putain = The mother and the whoreAmour, l'après-midi = Love in the afternoonGenou de Claire = Claire's knee
Languages
French (64)

English (13)

Spanish (3)