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Carmet, Jean

Works: 282 works in 759 publications in 6 languages and 3,151 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  War films  Historical films  Documentary films  Spy films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Detective and mystery television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Interviewee, Adapter, Scenarist, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jean Carmet
Most widely held works by Jean Carmet
Black and white in color( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in French and German and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sky above, the mud below: Long before PBS, National Geographic, and the Discovery Channel made documentaries ubiquitous, films like this seminal if straightforward work were only available via local art house theaters. One of the earliest looks into native life on Papua New Guinea, this documentary follows a group of Europeans on a seven-month trek to bisect the island. During the perilous expedition (450 miles, as a crow flies) through jungle and across high altitudes, the group encounters tribes of headhunters and cannibals, observing and filming their rituals and ceremonies
Germinal by Claude Berri( Visual )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Second Napoleonic Empire, Etienne Lantier finds employment as a coal miner in the northern French town of Montsou. He immediately encounters misery and degradation in the appalling conditions of the mine. There he meets men as unscrupulous as Chaval and, conversely, as generous as Maheu. In fact, a whole range of suffering humanity, laboring under the curse of capitalism
Die Faelschung by Dennis Waterman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in German and English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grateful for a respite from his imploding marriage, Hamburg newspaperman Georg arrives in civil war torn Beirut to chronicle the bloody Lebanese war. Inside a shell-pitted hotel, Georg and colleague Hoffman, join a cynical international coterie of competitive fellow journalists. Outside, they take their lives in their own hands, dodging bullets and conducting interviews that are always just a trigger pull away from becoming executions
Buffet froid = Cold cuts by Bertrand Blier( Visual )

40 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Structured as an absurdly hilarious nightmare, BUFFET FROID has logic that is both twisted and stark: a husband befriends his wife's murderer, a high-ranking official plans his own assassination, a lost knife is found in the belly of a subway passenger. Together with the Chief of Police and a murderer who is afraid of the dark, [the protagonist] is drawn into an inescapable complicity of murder, treachery and paranoia which draws him closer and closer to a fateful end"--Container
Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire = The tall blond man with one black shoe by Yves Robert( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frothy French farce, THE TALL BLOND MAN WITH ONE BLACK SHOE is the blockbuster 1972 madcap comedy about mistaken identity and mixed signals
Violette Nozière by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

18 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 169 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
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in French and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a medieval French healer and her perseverance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Juste avant la nuit by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles, an advertising executive, is having an affair with Laura, the wife of his best friend, the achitect Francois. But when one of their S & M goes too far, Laura is accidentally strangled; Even though the police are struggling to solve the murder, Charles finds is difficult to cope with the situation and to live a normal life with his two children and loving wife Helen". --Arrow Films
La controverse de Valladolid by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do the Indians of the new world have a heart? Such is the object of the controversy which opposed in 1550 to Valladolid, the capital of Spain, the canon philosophizes Sepulveda and famous Dominican Las Put, burning guard of the Indians. Were they repurchased by the blood of Christ or are theborn ones? In front of a papal legate, a representative of Charles QUINT and a whole assembly, the two adversaries clash. To confirm or cancel their declarations the legate made come from the new grounds several natives: One will be able to observe if they are or not capable of human feelings. Discusses ignited, deep, baroque, premonitory. Decision taken will depend, for centuries, the fate of tens of million men, but inevitably those which one believes
Le Petit théâtre de Jean Renoir = Little theatre of Jean Renoir by Jean Renoir( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in French and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renoir's last film is comprised of three separate stories rendered in a style that evokes the humanistic themes of his earlier work
Les miserables by Robert Hossein( Visual )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jean Valjean, a Frenchman convicted of minor crimes. When he is released from prison, he had built up a tremendous bitterness toward society. But an unthinkable act of mercy and generosity by a saintly small-town bishop alters his life, but he is still hounded for years by an unforgiving and unrelenting police inspector, Javert
Sorceress : le moine et la sorcière( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a medieval French healer and her perseverance against a righteous monk, who comes to her village looking for heretics to condemn
Eugénie Grandet by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le portrait douloureux et fort d'un personnage mythique, le père Grandet qui aime sa fille mais voue à l'or une passion absolue à laquelle il sacrifie son propre bonheur. Une des plus grands rôles de Jean Carmet, écrit par Honoré de Balzac
Bouvard et Pecuchet by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deux copistes employés à Paris se rencontrent par hasard et se lient d'amitié. L'un deux fait un héritage, l'autre apporte ses économies. Ils achètent un manoir en Normandie, rêve de toute leur existence, et quittent la capitale. Ils se livrent à toute une série d'études et d'expériences, embrassant toutes les connaissances de l'Humanité jusqu'à se perdre dans des abstractions philosophiques
Le curé de Tours by Honoré de Balzac( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film adaptation of Honoré de Balzac's novel Le curé de Tours
La soupe aux choux by Jean Girault( Visual )

27 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux paysans du Bourbonnais portés sur la bouteille et la misanthropie, vivent dans un petit hameau, à la péripherié d'un village. Le premier est veuf, et le second célibataire. Une nuit, ils font la connaissance d'un extra-terrestre qui atterrit dans le champ du Claude dit le Glaude. L'extra-terrestre surnommé La Denrée découvre la soupe aux choux qui mijote chez le veuf et en rapporte sur sa planète. Le lendemain, l'extra-terrestre revient racontant que la soupe a fait sensation, et propose à Claude de venir habiter sur sa planète. Le Claude finit par accepter et entraine avec lui Le Bombé
La victoire en chantant by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on racism, colonialism, and war. Set in the Ivory Coast during the First World War, a group of French colonials learn that their country is at war with Germany. Spurred on by a capricious moment of patriotism, the Frenchmen decide to attack their German neighbors who reside in a colony up the river
Dupont Lajoie by Yves Boisset( Visual )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in French and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On holiday, a Parisian cafe owner, rapes and kills a lovely teenager, then blames it on Algerians. An Algerian is then murdered. Though the police inspector knows the Algerians are innocent and that French campers are guilty of a racial murder, he is silenced by a high government official
Les fugitifs by Francis Veber( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les temps sont durs pour François Pignon qui doit soigner sa fille. Il s'est même résigné à braquer une banque. Il va jusqu'à prendre en otage Jean Lucas, un ancien repris de justice sortant tout juste de prison, pourtant bien décidé à devenir honnête
Germinal : d'aprés le roman d'Emile Zola by Claude Berri( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a coal mining town in northern France during the mid-19th century. The coal miners go on strike against the exploitive mine owner, then the authorities repress them. The strike destroys one family, yet plants the seeds of change for future generations
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Black and white in color
Buffet froid = Cold cuts
Alternative Names
Jean Carmet acteur français

Jean Carmet actor francés

Jean Carmet actor francez

Jean Carmet attore e sceneggiatore francese

Jean Carmet francouzský herec a scenárista

Jean Carmet Frans acteur

Jean Carmet franséische Schauspiller

Jean Carmet fransk skådespelare

Jean Carmet fransk skodespelar

Jean Carmet fransk skuespiller

Jean Carmet französischer Schauspieler (1920-1994)

Jean Carmet French actor

Jean Carmet Prantsusmaa näitleja

Jean Carmet ranskalainen näyttelijä

Жан Карме Французький актор

Карме, Жан

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