WorldCat Identities

Marignac, Martine

Overview
Works: 35 works in 105 publications in 5 languages and 2,530 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martine Marignac
Holy motors by Léos Carax( Visual )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monsieur Oscar, a mysterious, shadowy character, spends a day traveling through Paris in a limousine driven by his loyal chauffeur, Celine. During his travel, he journeys from one life to the next, taking on the appearances of a wide variety of characters, including a captain of industry, an assassin, a beggar, a monster, a reptilian sex god, a melancholy father, and a dying old man
Around a small mountain 36 vues du Pic Saint Loup ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a winding mountain road, Vittorio stops to help Kate, whose car has broken down. After gallantly making the repair, without a single word spoken, he speeds off. When their paths cross again, Vittorio learns that Kate has returned to join her family's traveling circus after leaving under mysterious conditions many years ago. Intrigued by her story, Vittorio stays for the show, and the next one, and little by little is integrated into the circus and the lives of its performers
La belle noiseuse The beautiful troublemaker by Jacques Rivette( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in French and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An artist near the end of his career finds new inspiration in a young model. A famous and well-respected artist who lives in a comfortable estate in the French countryside, at the age of 60, considers his career as a painter to be over. He no longer feels inspired to create, and his last attempt at a major work, a nude study of his wife Liza, has sat unfinished for ten years. His protégé suggests a more inspiring subject, who exchanges ideas and opinions, as he methodically attempts to create a final masterpiece
Dangerous moves ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A senior Soviet chessmaster and his former star pupil, now a dissident living in exile, square off in a highly publicized chess tournament. Both become pawns in a much larger game, however
Jeanne la Pucelle by Jacques Rivette( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in French and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film tells the story of Joan of Arc. Les batailles describes her early life, hearing the voices, and the victory over the English. Les prisons describes her capture, imprisonment, trial, and execution
Histoire de Marie et Julien [The story of Marie and Julien] by Jacques Rivette( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pair of ex-lovers get back together. Julien is a clock repairman whose girlfriend has left him. Marie is a mysterious woman whose boyfriend has died. Now that they have no emotional entanglements, they slowly begin a new relationship
Joan the maid--the battles Joan the maid--the prisons ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two companion films tell the story of Joan of Arc. Battles describes her early life, hearing the voices, and the victory over the English. Prisons describes her capture, imprisonment, trial, and execution
Adieu, plancher des vaches! by Otar Iosseliani( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicholas is the eldest son of a wealthy suburban family. His businesswoman mother makes deals from a helicopter and has an affair with her business partner. His cheerful, alcoholic father, on the other hand, is reduced to a prisoner in his room with only his devoted dog and electric train set. Unbeknownst to his parents, Nicholas works as a window cleaner and dish washer in a Parisian cafe. Nicholas is in love with the daughter of another cafe owner, who, unfortunately already has an abusive boyfriend. One night, Nicholas sneaks a few drunken drifters into his family wine cellar and his father unexpectedly takes a liking to one of the strangers
Lundi matin by Otar Iosseliani( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in French and Russian and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every morning Vincent has the same routine that takes him away from his passion of painting. He's had enough of the job, the family, and life in general. When he decides to spend one Monday in Venice, he might find out exactly what's missing in his life
Brigands, chapitre VII by Otar Iosseliani( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Russian and Georgian and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This crazy, satirical epic humorously portrays several eras in European history. Though the costumes and regimes change, the film suggests, the human motives of lust and greed remain the same. Jumping back and forth in time, the film condemns its characters to an eternity of irony. In one section, a medieval king named Vano, who has a penchant for exotic torture techniques, executes his wife for being unfaithful. Seamlessly the film flashes forward to the early 1930s, with another Vano, played by the same actor, portraying a low-down thief who suddenly seizes power. Intercut with all of this is the story of a contemporary Vano, a hapless drunk who wanders across the underworlds of Europe
Secret défense by Jacques Rivette( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young scientist discovers, from her brother, that their father's death wasn't an accident, but that he was killed by his business partner and friend
Hurlevent by Jacques Rivette( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in French and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Emily Brontë's doomed young lovers from Wuthering heights, updated to the French countryside of the 1930's
La chasse aux papillons Chasing butterflies by Otar Iosseliani( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and Russian and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small old-world village must abruptly enter into the modern age when the local chateau owner dies
Va savoir Who knows? by Jacques Rivette( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perhaps the first bo-bo film (bourgeois-boheme)
La bande des quatre Gang of four ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Anna, Joyce, Claude and Lucia are all students under the tutelage of Constance Dumas. Lucia moves in with the other girls in a small house outside of Paris. Soon after, Lucia is attacked on the street outside her home and saved by a mysterious stranger. Then she discovers that the stranger is involved with all the girls and is hiding a dark secret inside the house."--Container
Passion by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Passion: A Godard-like director is trying to film a movie in the style of the great painters--Rembrandt, Goya, El Greco. The film is plagued by difficulties as the money for the film begins to run out, he can't seem to find the right lighting and the film has no story. In the middle of this intense situation, he starts a simultaneous affair with two women. Hanna, the owner of the hotel, and Isabelle, a factory worker who is trying to stir up a revolt
Window shopping ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical film of romance in a shopping mall in Paris
Haut, bas, fragile by Jacques Rivette( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A luminously unique romantic musical set in summertime Paris. In beautiful sun drenched streets, cafes and parks three young lives intersect and are changed by an artist, a mystery, and a gun."--Container
Lundi matin Monday morning ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Every Monday morning, Vincent begins the same monotonous routine - one and a half hours of non-smoking transit to an uninspiring factory job. Back at home, family obligations always interrupt his passion for painting. Vincent can't take another Monday morning!"--Container
Jardins en Automne by Otar Iosseliani( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vincent is a powerful minister with an immense office, innumerable staff, a limousine and a beautiful wife, Odile, who spends all his money. But his world is transformed when the people he has ignored for so long, rise up in protest and force him to step down. Finding himself alone, back in his childhood apartment, his friends re-acquaint him with the simple pleasures of music, drinking, flirting and the beauty of public gardens
 
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Languages
French (72)
Russian (6)
English (4)
Spanish (2)
Georgian (2)
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