Most widely held works by Marie Rivière
Le refuge Hideaway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Mousse and Louis are young, beautiful, rich, and in love, but drugs have invaded their lives. After Louis' fatal overdose, Mousse soon learns she is pregnant. Feeling lost, Mousse escapes to a beautiful beach house far from Paris and is soon joined in her refuge by Louis' gay brother, Paul. The two strangers gradually develop an unusual and deeply moving relationship as Ozon continues his unique exploration of the nature of family and blood ties.
Conte d'automne Autumn tale ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 202 libraries worldwide
In the fourth tale of "Tales of the four seasons" by director Eric Rohmer, Magali is a 45-year old winegrower whose children have just left home and whose friends are trying to find her a man.
Le rayon vert Summer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in French and held by 196 libraries worldwide
The story of Delphine, a sensitive Paris secretary, whose vacation plans are suddenly cancelled and her friends try to help her with advice and invitations with initially unsatisfactory results.
Time to leave ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and held by 168 libraries worldwide
A successful fashion photographer learns that he has a brain tumor that will soon kill him. Hiding his diagnosis, he alienates his family and his boyfriend. During a stay with his grandmother his vulnerability is met with a big heart and sound advice. A chance encounter with a roadside café waitress results in an unusual bargain that provides a happy, playful dimension to the proceedings.
La femme de l'aviateur ou, "On ne saurait penser a rien ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in French and held by 150 libraries worldwide
A young man in love with a slightly older woman sees another man leaving her apartment, and, when he happens to see the other man later that day, starts to follow him.
Girls can't swim ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in French and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Teenagers Gwen and Lise have always spent their summer vacations together on the Brittany coast, but this summer is different. The death of Lise's estranged father keeps her at home, leaving Gwen alone to explore her budding sexuality with the local boys of the resort town. One day, Lise shows up unexpectedly at Gwen's house, but their reunion is soon soured by Lise's resentment of Gwen's newfound interest in the opposite sex. The days that follow are filled with awkwardness, tenderness and rage as the two girls reexamine their friendship amid the strains of adolescence.
Comedies and proverbs summer = Comèdies et proverbes : le rayon vert ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in French and English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
After a disastrous stay in the mountains, Delphine (Marie Rivière) ends up on the beaches of Biarritz, where she meets Lena (Carita), a Swedish girl who smothers her with good advice. Delphine decides to go home after finding her efforts to have a good time were failing, only to meet the perfect stranger at the train station.
Life the way it is ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Agnes leaves the comfortable confines of school to work in a slum district with her friend. In her job at the chemical factory, she discovers that the working world can be difficult for women who must endure sexual harassment, harsh conditions, and more.
Conte d'automne ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Magali (Béatrice Romand), a 45-year old winegrower, alone at her vineyard after the departure of her grown children. Her best friend, Isabelle (Marie Rivière), plots to pair her with a friendly businessman Gérald (Alain Libolt), while her son's girlfriend, Rosine (Alexia Portal), schemes to introduce her to a philosophy professor...
Conte d'automne An autumn tale ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 25 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.
Le rayon vert ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
"Le 1er juillet, Delphine ne sait pas encore où elle ira en vacances. Elle ne veut pas partir seule, et ses collègues de bureau s'en vont toutes avec leur petits amis. Elle n'a pas de petit ami et se sait trop exigeante pour espérer en trouver un rapidement. Le mois qui s'annonce va lui réserver bien des surprises..."
La femme de l'aviateur ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"François et Anne s'aiment, mais ne peuvent jamais se voir : lui travaille la nuit, elle, le jour. François fait une scène à la jeune femme, parce qu'il l'a vue sortir de chez elle en compagnie d'un aviateur. Plus tard, il retrouve cet aviateur avec une femme inconnue à la terrasse d'un café. Il suit le couple--"--Conteneur.
Le rayon vert ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Delphine's travelling companion cancels two weeks before her holiday so Delphine, a Parisian secretary, is at a loose end. She doesn't want to travel by herself but has no boyfriend and seems unable to meet new people. A friend takes her to Cherbourg but after a few days the self-pitying Delphine returns to Paris. She trys the Alps but returns the same day. At the beach she chats with an outgoing Swedish girl but when friendship appears to bud Delphine bolts back to Paris. On her way a young man catches her eye; perhaps a sunset and the sun's green ray await.
Le temps qui reste Time to leave ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
La femme de l'aviateur The aviator's wife ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A young man is obsessed with a slightly older woman. When he spies another man leaving her apartment, he enlists the help of a young girl to spy on him. What follows is a hilarious comedy of romantic hopes, disappointments and the complications of love.
Comedies & proverbs summer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
After a disastrous stay in the mountains, Delphine (Marie Rivière) ends up on the beaches of Biarritz where she meets Lena (Carita), a Swedish girl who smothers her with good advice. Delhire decides to go home after finding her efforts to have a good time were failing, only to meet the perfect stranger a the train staton.
Le rayon vert by Éric Rohmer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Le 1er Juillet, Delphine ne sait pas encore où elle ira en vacances. Elle ne veut pas partir seule, et ses collèges de bureau s'en vont toutes avec leurs petits amis. Elle n'a pas de petit ami et se sait trop exogeante pour espérer en trouver un rapidement. Le mois qui s'annonce va lui réserver bien de surprises...
Un amour aux assises by Marie Rivière ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Conte d'automne by Éric Rohmer ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Magali, viticultrice de 45 ans, se sent isolée dans sa campagne depuis que son fils et sa fille son partis. Une de ses amies, Isabelle, lui cherche, à son insu, un mari à l'aide de petites annonces. Au même moment, Rosine, la petite amie de son fils, se met en tête de lui présenter son ancien professeur de philosophie. Les deux hommes doivent lui être présentés au mariage de la fille d'Isabelle.
Le refuge by François Ozon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Cancer--Patients Chemical industry Comedy films Comedy films Coming-of-age films Deals Drama Feature films Feature films Female friendship Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Foreign films France France--Brittany France--Paris Friendship Gay men Gay men--Health and hygiene Grandparent and child Grief Jealousy Love Made-for-TV movies Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Melodrama Motion pictures Motion pictures, French Photographers Pregnant women Roommates Sexual harassment Single women Summer Teenage girls Television melodramas Terminally ill Tumors Vacations Video recordings Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Waitresses Women employees Women--Social life and customs
Riviere, Marie 1956-