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Arte France cinéma (Firm)

Works: 295 works in 793 publications in 9 languages and 35,360 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Documentary films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Arte France cinéma (Firm)
Être et avoir To be and to have by Nicolas Philibert( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in French and English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Lopez is a remarkbly devoted teacher responsible for nurturing a dozen children ages 3-11 in all their school subjects and life's lessons. This film demonstrates how a teacher, if well trained, dedicated and sensitive to a child's educational and emotional needs can hugely influence a generation of children at their most critical time of development. The children in an isolated village in the heart of Auvergne made their schoolteacher an international celebrity
Timbuktu by Abderrahmane Sissako( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in French and Tamashek and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the acclaimed new film by Abderrahmane Sissako (Bamako) the people of the Malian city, Timbuktu, struggle against an oppressive regime of terror inflicted upon them by invading Jihadists who prohibit every enjoyable indulgence of life. Meanwhile, Kidane lives a peaceful life in the nearby dunes, but when he has an altercation with a neighbour, the extremists take it upon themselves to deliver their brand of draconian justice. Passionate, humanist and enormously powerful, Timbuktu was nominated for a Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award and screened in competition for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival." -- Container
Caché = Hidden by Michael Haneke( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of anonymous videotapes and drawings unsettle a bourgeois family and as they get closer to solving the mystery of who is sending them, unpleasant secrets from the past rear their heads in a particularly extreme way
The new world by Emanuele Crialese( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Italian and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sicilian farmer falls in love with a worldly British woman while both are attempting to immigrate to America
L'enfant by Jean-Pierre Dardenne( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in French and English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruno, a petty thief, reaches rock bottom when he sells his newborn son on the black market. In a bid to redeem himself in the eyes of his girlfriend, Sonia, the baby's mother, Bruno goes against all odds to bring their baby home
La pianiste The piano teacher by Michael Haneke( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in French and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Erika, a middle-aged classical piano instructor who is trapped between her rigid passion for music and her suffocating home life. She escapes her life with nightly voyeuristic wanderings and self-inflicted masochistic experiments
Cold souls by Sophie Barthes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul, an actor preparing for "Uncle Vanya" on Broadway, is mired in ennui. At the suggestion of his agent, he visits a company to have his soul removed and placed in cold storage. Once Giamatti has shed his soul, he finds acting much easier; he's also, suddenly, lousy, and his colleagues and loved ones are understandably perplexed. So he returns, demanding his old soul back, but there are complications: it's in St. Petersburg. Stolen by soul smugglers, it's been sold on the black market to a vapid Russian soap star. Suddenly thrust into the middle of a twisted black market of international soul trafficking, Paul journeys halfway around the world to reclaim what he'd so readily given away
Son of Rambow( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Proudfoot is looking for an escape from his family's stifling home life when he encounters Lee Carter, the school bully. Armed with a video camera and a copy of Rambo: First Blood, Lee plans to make cinematic history by filming his own action-packed video epic. Together, these two newfound friends-turned-budding-filmmakers quickly discover that their imaginative and sometimes mishap-filled cinematic adventure has begun to take on a life of its own
The Syrian bride = Kalah ha-Surit by Eran Riklis( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mona, promised in marriage by her father when she was a young girl, lives in the Druze village of Majdal Shams in the Golan Heights of Syria. Her wedding day has come, and she must cross the border into Israel in order to marry, knowing she will not be allowed back to her home and family
Il divo la spettacolare vita di Giulio Andreotti by Paolo Sorrentino( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Italian and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-time Italian prime minister Giulio Andreotti's long career was dogged by persistent accusations of conspiracy, Mafia connections and state-sponsored terror. This compelling film explores the shocking political machinations and shady criminal underworld surrounding this fascinating and controversial figure
Calle 54 by Fernando Trueba( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduced to Latin jazz in the 1980s, when he was beginning his career as a director, Fernando Trueba has since become a devoted fan of the music. Noted jazz artists have scored for some of his films and he took his love of the music one step further in which he gathered together a number of his favorite Latin jazz artists for a series of interviews and performances
Le Havre by Blondin Miguel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fate throws the young African refugee, Idrissa, into the path of Marcel Marx, a kindly bohemian who shines shoes for a living, in the French harbor city Le Havre. With inborn optimism and the support of most of his tight-knit community, Marcel stands up to the officials doggedly pursuing the boy for deportation
Code inconnu récit incomplet de divers voyages = Code unknown : incomplete tales of several journeys by Michael Haneke( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed almost entirely of brilliantly shot, single-take vignettes focusing on characters connected to one seemingly minor incident on a Paris street, Haneke's film, with an outstanding international cast is a revelatory take on racial inequality and the failure of communication in today's increasingly diverse European landscape
Bande de filles = Girlhood by Céline Sciamma( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in French and English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fed up with her abusive family situation, lack of school prospects and the 'boys' law' in the neighborhood, Marieme ... starts a new life after meeting a group of three free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her style, drops out of school and starts stealing to be accepted into the gang. When her home situation becomes unbearable, Marieme seeks solace in an older man who promises her money and protection"--
Meduzot Jellyfish by Etgar Keret( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Batya, a struggling waitress, cares for a mysterious child that appeared to her out of the sea. Newlywed Keren nurses a broken leg and a ruined honeymoon. Filipino migrant worker Joy tries to support her son back home. A reflection on making connections and confronting destiny in a deconstructed urban landscape
Tomboy by Céline Sciamma( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Laure is 10 years old and a tomboy. On arrival in a new neighborhood, she lets Lisa and her crowd believe that she is a boy. Summer becomes a big playground and Laure pretends to be "Mikael", a boy like the others, different enough to get the attention of Lisa, who falls in love with him. Laure takes advantage of her new identity as if the end of the summer would never reveal her unsettling secret"--
35 rhums 35 shots of rum by Claire Denis( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in French and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lionel is a middle-aged widower who makes his living driving a train and shares an apartment with his twenty-something daughter Josephine. Lionel and Josephine have a warm and caring relationship. Lionel's on-and-off girlfriend Gabrielle and their footloose friend Noe live in the same building. Together the four have fallen into a casual family relationship. But when Josephine and Noe become more than friends, Lionel is on edge
Don't come knocking by Wim Wenders( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Spence, eroe dei film western, è un attore ormai sul viale del tramonto che si sta consumando brutalmente mediante alcol, droga e sesso. Quando viene a conoscenza del fatto che Doreen, una donna che ha amato nel passato, ha avuto un figlio da lui e non gli ha mai detto nulla, Howard si convince che la sua vita non è stata forse del tutto inutile
Mademoiselle Chambon by Stéphane Brizé( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean is a burly and happily married housing contractor. One fateful afternoon, he picks up his son from school and meets the teacher, a willowy beauty named Mademoiselle Chambon. Their flirtation slowly builds over lingering glances and an impromptu violin solo in Chambon's apartment. Jean soon comes to a crossroads, having to choose between the intensity of his bond with Chambon or the responsibility and care he feels for his wife and child. Special features included
À ma soeur! by Catherine Breillat( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Anais is fat. Her sister, Elena, is a beauty. Elena meets an Italian law student, who seduces her with promises of love, as the ever-watchful Anais bears witness to the corruption of her sister's innocence
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.17 for Cold souls ... to 0.43 for La pianist ...)

Caché = Hidden
Alternative Names
Arte FranceCinéma

آرت سينما فرنسا

Caché = HiddenL'enfantDon't come knockingÀ ma soeur!